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Diamond Hill Capital Management Has Boosted By $2.47 Million Its Walt Disney Co. (DIS) Stake; Lennox International (LII) Has 1.07 Sentiment

Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc increased Walt Disney Co. (DIS) stake by 1.07% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc acquired 25,248 shares as Walt Disney Co. (DIS)’s stock declined 2.31%. The Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc holds 2.39M shares with $235.81M value, up from 2.37 million last quarter. Walt Disney Co. now has $151.27 billion valuation. The stock decreased 1.20% or $1.22 during the last trading session, reaching $100.6. About 8.91M shares traded or 11.31% up from the average. The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) has risen 9.26% since March 23, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 7.44% the S&P500.

Lennox International Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets a range of products for the heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration markets in the United States, Europe, the Asia Pacific, South America, and Canada. The company has market cap of $8.48 billion. The firm operates in three divisions: Residential Heating & Cooling, Commercial Heating & Cooling, and Refrigeration. It has a 28.87 P/E ratio. The Residential Heating & Cooling segment provides furnaces, air conditioners, heat pumps, packaged heating and cooling systems, indoor air quality equipment, comfort control products, and replacement parts and supplies for residential replacement and new construction markets.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.9 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.01, from 0.89 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 90 investors sold DIS shares while 649 reduced holdings. 95 funds opened positions while 563 raised stakes. 898.84 million shares or 2.35% less from 920.44 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Gam Ag invested in 0.05% or 13,000 shares. First State Bank Of Hutchinson holds 2,710 shares. Sva Plumb Wealth Mgmt Llc holds 0.81% of its portfolio in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) for 66,338 shares. Davidson Garrard holds 33,512 shares. Cibc Mkts has 0.19% invested in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS). Meyer Handelman owns 28,781 shares or 0.13% of their US portfolio. Scotia Inc stated it has 0.69% of its portfolio in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS). Shikiar Asset Management reported 0.1% stake. Moreover, Franklin Street Advisors Inc Nc has 1.57% invested in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) for 96,941 shares. Her Majesty The Queen In Right Of The Province Of Alberta As Represented By Alberta Investment Mngmt Corporation accumulated 0.04% or 45,600 shares. Levin Capital Strategies Limited Partnership holds 1.92% of its portfolio in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) for 1.15M shares. Scott And Selber Inc holds 0.97% or 16,951 shares. Coastline Trust Com has 21,725 shares. Midas accumulated 16,000 shares. Independent Inc holds 2.05% or 50,063 shares.

Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc decreased Newell Brands Inc. (NYSE:NWL) stake by 179,444 shares to 1.59 million valued at $67.77 million in 2017Q3. It also reduced Trinity Industries Inc. (NYSE:TRN) stake by 266,859 shares and now owns 1.18 million shares. Popular Inc. (NASDAQ:BPOP) was reduced too.

Since February 26, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 sale for $194,780 activity. On Monday, February 26 LEWIS AYLWIN B sold $194,780 worth of The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) or 1,797 shares.

Among 39 analysts covering The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS), 24 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 62% are positive. The Walt Disney Company had 153 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. RBC Capital Markets maintained The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) rating on Friday, September 15. RBC Capital Markets has “Buy” rating and $130.0 target. Barclays Capital maintained the stock with “Equal-Weight” rating in Friday, October 13 report. The stock has “Underperform” rating by BMO Capital Markets on Thursday, February 8. The stock has “Buy” rating by Piper Jaffray on Tuesday, October 31. The stock of The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, January 10 by Bank of America. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, February 7 by GBH Insights. The stock of The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, January 14 by Drexel Hamilton. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Tuesday, January 26 by Atlantic Securities. The company was maintained on Thursday, May 25 by FBR Capital. On Thursday, May 11 the stock rating was maintained by Goldman Sachs with “Buy”.

The stock decreased 2.47% or $5.22 during the last trading session, reaching $206.05. About 318,666 shares traded or 5.07% up from the average. Lennox International Inc. (LII) has risen 31.87% since March 23, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 15.17% the S&P500.

Rk Capital Management Llc holds 2.91% of its portfolio in Lennox International Inc. for 69,800 shares. Horrell Capital Management Inc. owns 28,070 shares or 2.78% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Stone Run Capital Llc has 2.35% invested in the company for 25,500 shares. The New York-based Hilton Capital Management Llc has invested 1.94% in the stock. Atlanta Capital Management Co L L C, a Georgia-based fund reported 1.46 million shares.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider buys, and 18 selling transactions for $20.29 million activity.

Analysts await Lennox International Inc. (NYSE:LII) to report earnings on April, 23. They expect $1.07 earnings per share, up 18.89% or $0.17 from last year’s $0.9 per share. LII’s profit will be $44.06 million for 48.14 P/E if the $1.07 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.68 actual earnings per share reported by Lennox International Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -36.31% negative EPS growth.

Ratings analysis reveals 0 of Lennox Int’l’s analysts are positive. Out of 3 Wall Street analysts rating Lennox Int’l, 0 give it “Buy”, 1 “Sell” rating, while 2 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $155.0 while the high is $162.0. The stock’s average target of $158.50 is -23.08% below today’s ($206.05) share price. LII was included in 3 notes of analysts from October 18, 2016. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Lennox International Inc. (NYSE:LII) rating on Wednesday, October 19. Stifel Nicolaus has “Hold” rating and $162.0 target. On Tuesday, December 20 the stock rating was downgraded by Morgan Stanley to “Underweight”. As per Tuesday, October 18, the company rating was downgraded by UBS.

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