Tuttle Tactical Management Llc decreased its stake in 3M Company (MMM) by 56.33% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Tuttle Tactical Management Llc sold 3,342 shares as the company’s stock rose 7.02% with the market. The institutional investor held 2,591 shares of the medical and dental instruments company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $544,000, down from 5,933 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Tuttle Tactical Management Llc who had been investing in 3M Company for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $139.43B market cap company. The stock increased 0.73% or $1.69 during the last trading session, reaching $234.14. About 1.59 million shares traded. 3M Company (NYSE:MMM) has risen 18.59% since March 22, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.89% the S&P500.
Jay Petschek increased its stake in Amtrust Finl Svcs Inc (AFSI) by 505.22% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Corsair Capital Management Lp bought 83,523 shares as the company’s stock declined 55.63% while stock markets rallied. The hedge fund run by Jay Petschek held 100,055 shares of the finance company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $6.63 million, up from 16,532 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Corsair Capital Management Lp who had been investing in Amtrust Finl Svcs Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $2.50B market cap company. The stock increased 0.16% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $12.72. About 1.52 million shares traded. AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:AFSI) has declined 53.49% since March 22, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 70.19% the S&P500.
Among 16 analysts covering 3M (NYSE:MMM), 7 have Buy rating, 4 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 44% are positive. 3M had 79 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of 3M Company (NYSE:MMM) earned “Buy” rating by Deutsche Bank on Tuesday, February 13. The firm has “Underperform” rating given on Tuesday, August 4 by RBC Capital Markets. The company was maintained on Wednesday, July 19 by Stifel Nicolaus. The firm has “Underperform” rating given on Friday, July 24 by RBC Capital Markets. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Wednesday, October 25 by Credit Suisse. The stock has “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Friday, May 26. The company was maintained on Wednesday, October 11 by Credit Suisse. On Wednesday, December 16 the stock rating was maintained by UBS with “Buy”. The firm has “Hold” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Tuesday, July 25. The stock of 3M Company (NYSE:MMM) has “Hold” rating given on Monday, July 10 by RBC Capital Markets.
Tuttle Tactical Management Llc, which manages about $198.63 million and $101.19 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Broadcom Limited by 3,843 shares to 5,692 shares, valued at $1.38M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) by 2,488 shares in the quarter, for a total of 10,579 shares, and has risen its stake in Ishares Barclays Short Treasury Bond (SHV).
Since October 27, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 21 selling transactions for $34.51 million activity. $56,178 worth of 3M Company (NYSE:MMM) was sold by Vrohidis Ippocratis on Thursday, February 1. 44 shares were sold by THULIN INGE G, worth $11,102 on Wednesday, January 31. The insider Bauman James L sold 2,826 shares worth $700,790. Another trade for 7,473 shares valued at $1.86M was sold by Shin Hak Cheol. The insider Gangestad Nicholas C sold $936,291. On Friday, February 2 Vale Michael G. sold $1.54 million worth of 3M Company (NYSE:MMM) or 6,243 shares.
Investors sentiment decreased to 0.77 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.14, from 0.91 in 2017Q2. It fall, as 59 investors sold MMM shares while 612 reduced holdings. 101 funds opened positions while 417 raised stakes. 387.06 million shares or 0.01% more from 387.02 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Amalgamated Fincl Bank holds 70,241 shares. Thomas J Herzfeld Advsrs stated it has 760 shares or 0.07% of all its holdings. 6,946 are held by Lombard Odier Asset (Europe) Ltd. Dowling And Yahnke Ltd Liability Com owns 36,260 shares. Diversified Trust Communications has invested 0.02% of its portfolio in 3M Company (NYSE:MMM). Kentucky Retirement Sys stated it has 0.58% in 3M Company (NYSE:MMM). Culbertson A N Incorporated invested in 2.57% or 40,129 shares. Enterprise Financial Corp invested in 0.4% or 3,807 shares. Boston Prtn accumulated 0% or 8,238 shares. Jpmorgan Chase Com, a New York-based fund reported 2.86M shares. Cambridge Advisors, Nebraska-based fund reported 2,405 shares. First United Financial Bank invested in 0.2% or 1,400 shares. Birch Hill Investment Advsr Limited Liability Corp holds 15,621 shares or 0.29% of its portfolio. Lynch In holds 1.2% in 3M Company (NYSE:MMM) or 14,444 shares. Summit Asset Ltd Liability Corporation holds 2,538 shares or 0.27% of its portfolio.
Analysts await 3M Company (NYSE:MMM) to report earnings on April, 24. They expect $2.53 earnings per share, up 17.13% or $0.37 from last year’s $2.16 per share. MMM’s profit will be $1.51B for 23.14 P/E if the $2.53 EPS becomes a reality. After $2.10 actual earnings per share reported by 3M Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 20.48% EPS growth.
Among 8 analysts covering Amtrust Financial Services (NASDAQ:AFSI), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 38% are positive. Amtrust Financial Services had 24 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. SunTrust maintained it with “Buy” rating and $22.0 target in Monday, October 23 report. On Friday, July 7 the stock rating was reinitiated by JMP Securities with “Hold”. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, March 1 by SunTrust. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:AFSI) rating on Thursday, September 14. Keefe Bruyette & Woods has “Hold” rating and $17.5 target. The rating was maintained by William Blair on Thursday, September 3 with “Buy”. As per Monday, November 13, the company rating was downgraded by JMP Securities. As per Sunday, January 21, the company rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. The company was downgraded on Monday, February 26 by Compass Point. On Friday, June 9 the stock rating was maintained by FBR Capital with “Buy”. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained the shares of AFSI in report on Monday, December 4 with “Hold” rating.
Corsair Capital Management Lp, which manages about $1.44 billion and $596.34M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Ally Finl Inc (NYSE:ALLY) by 337,601 shares to 363,396 shares, valued at $8.82M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Quintiles Ims Holdings Inc (NYSE:Q) by 37,989 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 283,266 shares, and cut its stake in Olin Corp (NYSE:OLN).
Investors sentiment decreased to 0.68 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.07, from 0.75 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 31 investors sold AFSI shares while 56 reduced holdings. 27 funds opened positions while 32 raised stakes. 65.41 million shares or 8.26% less from 71.30 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Victory Mgmt reported 23,344 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Pnc Grp has invested 0% in AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:AFSI). Raymond James invested in 0.01% or 268,538 shares. Aperio Gru Ltd Liability Corporation invested in 0% or 48,145 shares. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement System owns 55,037 shares. Walleye Trading Limited Liability, a Minnesota-based fund reported 655 shares. Clearbridge Invests Limited Liability accumulated 0% or 2,513 shares. Us Financial Bank De, a Minnesota-based fund reported 1,884 shares. Barclays Public Ltd Co invested in 791,145 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Natixis accumulated 10,504 shares. Maple Capital Management holds 25,975 shares. Morgan Stanley reported 329,927 shares. Credit Suisse Ag holds 0% or 127,229 shares in its portfolio. Legg Mason Asset (Japan) Comm Ltd has invested 0.05% in AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:AFSI). 3,691 were reported by Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank).