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Vanguard Group Has Boosted Brown & Brown (BRO) Stake By $10.41 Million; Electronic Arts (EA)’s Sentiment Is 0.85

Electronic Arts Inc. develops, markets, publishes, and distributes games, content, and services for game consoles, personal computers, mobile phones, and tablets worldwide. The company has market cap of $37.93 billion. It develops and publishes games primarily under the Battlefield, Mass Effect, Need for Speed, The Sims, and Plants v. It has a 38.57 P/E ratio. Zombies brands; and license games from others, such as FIFA, Madden NFL, and Star Wars, as well as publishes and distributes games developed by third parties.

Vanguard Group Inc increased Brown & Brown Inc (BRO) stake by 1.93% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Vanguard Group Inc acquired 216,894 shares as Brown & Brown Inc (BRO)’s stock declined 4.10%. The Vanguard Group Inc holds 11.44M shares with $551.45 million value, up from 11.23 million last quarter. Brown & Brown Inc now has $7.11 billion valuation. The stock decreased 1.88% or $0.99 during the last trading session, reaching $51.58. About 280,078 shares traded. Brown & Brown, Inc. (NYSE:BRO) has risen 19.69% since March 22, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 2.99% the S&P500.

Among 14 analysts covering Brown & Brown (NYSE:BRO), 2 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 14% are positive. Brown & Brown had 48 analyst reports since August 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of BRO in report on Monday, September 25 with “Hold” rating. JP Morgan upgraded Brown & Brown, Inc. (NYSE:BRO) on Friday, December 16 to “Neutral” rating. RBC Capital Markets maintained Brown & Brown, Inc. (NYSE:BRO) on Tuesday, January 23 with “Hold” rating. Compass Point maintained Brown & Brown, Inc. (NYSE:BRO) rating on Tuesday, September 15. Compass Point has “Neutral” rating and $35 target. Morgan Stanley downgraded the shares of BRO in report on Wednesday, January 27 to “Underweight” rating. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Tuesday, August 15 by Wells Fargo. Deutsche Bank downgraded the shares of BRO in report on Monday, October 24 to “Hold” rating. The stock of Brown & Brown, Inc. (NYSE:BRO) has “Hold” rating given on Monday, June 12 by RBC Capital Markets. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with “Underweight” on Tuesday, July 19. The stock of Brown & Brown, Inc. (NYSE:BRO) has “Hold” rating given on Monday, September 7 by Zacks.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.98 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.18, from 1.16 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 20 investors sold BRO shares while 79 reduced holdings. 32 funds opened positions while 83 raised stakes. 99.49 million shares or 0.74% less from 100.23 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. American Intl Group Inc Inc invested in 0.05% or 274,875 shares. State Street Corporation owns 5.60 million shares. Raymond James Na, Florida-based fund reported 13,596 shares. Glenmede Na reported 0% of its portfolio in Brown & Brown, Inc. (NYSE:BRO). Utah Retirement holds 21,492 shares. Lord Abbett Ltd Liability Company reported 0.13% stake. Manufacturers Life Insurance The reported 170,715 shares. Us Bank & Trust De accumulated 17,934 shares or 0% of the stock. Horizon Kinetics Limited Liability holds 0.01% or 8,319 shares in its portfolio. Wcm Investment Management Ca owns 28,096 shares or 0.02% of their US portfolio. Cibc Asset Mgmt has invested 0% in Brown & Brown, Inc. (NYSE:BRO). Benjamin F Edwards & Co Inc owns 0.09% invested in Brown & Brown, Inc. (NYSE:BRO) for 15,818 shares. Ahl Prtn Llp has invested 0.01% in Brown & Brown, Inc. (NYSE:BRO). Citigroup Incorporated invested in 34,718 shares. 192,662 were reported by State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement Systems.

Since March 13, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 1 sale for $7.40 million activity. BROWN HYATT J also sold $7.40M worth of Brown & Brown, Inc. (NYSE:BRO) on Tuesday, March 13.

Vanguard Group Inc decreased Eastman Kodak Co (NYSE:KODK) stake by 519,295 shares to 2.38M valued at $17.47 million in 2017Q3. It also reduced Grace W R & Co Del New (NYSE:GRA) stake by 51,888 shares and now owns 5.84M shares. Barnes & Noble Inc (NYSE:BKS) was reduced too.

The stock decreased 1.86% or $2.34 during the last trading session, reaching $123.66. About 1.70M shares traded. Electronic Arts Inc. (EA) has risen 46.45% since March 22, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 29.75% the S&P500.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider purchases, and 31 sales for $15.58 million activity.

Technology Crossover Management Vi L.L.C. holds 100% of its portfolio in Electronic Arts Inc. for 761,294 shares. Technology Crossover Management V Llc owns 761,294 shares or 70.74% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Technology Crossover Management Vii Ltd. has 12.73% invested in the company for 2.82 million shares. The Pennsylvania-based Barton Investment Management has invested 8.18% in the stock. Tyvor Capital Llc, a Illinois-based fund reported 316,782 shares.

Ratings analysis reveals 57% of Electronic Arts’s analysts are positive. Out of 7 Wall Street analysts rating Electronic Arts, 4 give it “Buy”, 0 “Sell” rating, while 3 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $87.0 while the high is $101.25. The stock’s average target of $93.25 is -24.59% below today’s ($123.66) share price. EA was included in 7 notes of analysts from September 12, 2016. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Wedbush on Wednesday, October 26. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Monday, October 24 by Bank of America. As per Wednesday, November 2, the company rating was maintained by Mizuho. The rating was maintained by Oppenheimer with “Outperform” on Friday, October 14. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the shares of EA in report on Monday, September 12 with “Buy” rating. The rating was initiated by Morgan Stanley on Friday, September 23 with “Overweight”. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, November 2 by Benchmark.

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