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As Huron Consulting Group (HURN) Share Price Declined, Holder S&T Bank Decreased Stake; Servicenow (NOW) Holder Glynn Capital Management Boosted Holding

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Glynn Capital Management Llc increased its stake in Servicenow Inc. (NOW) by 23.15% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Glynn Capital Management Llc bought 29,835 shares as the company’s stock rose 26.03% while stock markets declined. The hedge fund held 158,733 shares of the technology company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $20.70 million, up from 128,898 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Glynn Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Servicenow Inc. for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $28.47B market cap company. The stock decreased 1.71% or $2.83 during the last trading session, reaching $162.94. About 1.18 million shares traded. ServiceNow, Inc. (NYSE:NOW) has risen 91.85% since April 9, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 80.30% the S&P500.

S&T Bank decreased its stake in Huron Consulting Group Inc (HURN) by 7.01% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. S&T Bank sold 14,937 shares as the company’s stock declined 8.61% with the market. The institutional investor held 198,238 shares of the professional services company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $8.02M, down from 213,175 at the end of the previous reported quarter. S&T Bank who had been investing in Huron Consulting Group Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $825.24M market cap company. The stock decreased 0.65% or $0.25 during the last trading session, reaching $38.4. About 53,103 shares traded. Huron Consulting Group Inc. (NASDAQ:HURN) has declined 12.86% since April 9, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 24.41% the S&P500.

S&T Bank, which manages about $590.29 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in J2 Global Inc (NASDAQ:JCOM) by 5,391 shares to 130,349 shares, valued at $9.78 million in 2017Q4, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in F5 Networks Inc (NASDAQ:FFIV) by 4,354 shares in the quarter, for a total of 85,533 shares, and has risen its stake in Hollyfrontier Corp (NYSE:HFC).

Since January 2, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 6 sales for $717,247 activity. The insider MASSARO GEORGE sold 603 shares worth $24,518. Another trade for 803 shares valued at $32,666 was made by MOODY JOHN S on Tuesday, January 2. Zumwalt Debra sold 402 shares worth $16,377. EDWARDS JAMES D also sold $24,488 worth of Huron Consulting Group Inc. (NASDAQ:HURN) shares. Roth James H also sold $611,450 worth of Huron Consulting Group Inc. (NASDAQ:HURN) shares.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.84 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.26, from 1.1 in 2017Q3. It is negative, as 17 investors sold HURN shares while 39 reduced holdings. 22 funds opened positions while 25 raised stakes. 20.25 million shares or 2.32% more from 19.79 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Wells Fargo & Mn has 0% invested in Huron Consulting Group Inc. (NASDAQ:HURN). Financial Bank Of America De holds 0% of its portfolio in Huron Consulting Group Inc. (NASDAQ:HURN) for 302,851 shares. State Common Retirement Fund invested in 0% or 29,624 shares. Us National Bank De reported 0% stake. Asset Mgmt One Communication reported 0% of its portfolio in Huron Consulting Group Inc. (NASDAQ:HURN). First Mercantile Tru Company owns 6,104 shares. Denver Inv Advisors Lc reported 0.06% stake. Stoneridge Limited Liability Corp accumulated 9,387 shares. Parkside Bancorp And Trust invested in 464 shares. Stone Ridge Asset Ltd Liability Corp has 5,194 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Teachers Retirement Of The State Of Kentucky stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Huron Consulting Group Inc. (NASDAQ:HURN). Timessquare Management Ltd Liability Co has invested 0.17% of its portfolio in Huron Consulting Group Inc. (NASDAQ:HURN). Vanguard Grp invested in 0% or 1.77M shares. American Century Cos accumulated 415,176 shares or 0.02% of the stock. Citigroup reported 0% in Huron Consulting Group Inc. (NASDAQ:HURN).

Analysts await Huron Consulting Group Inc. (NASDAQ:HURN) to report earnings on May, 7. They expect $0.47 EPS, down 14.55% or $0.08 from last year’s $0.55 per share. HURN’s profit will be $10.10M for 20.43 P/E if the $0.47 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.68 actual EPS reported by Huron Consulting Group Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -30.88% negative EPS growth.

Among 5 analysts covering Huron Consulting Group (NASDAQ:HURN), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 40% are positive. Huron Consulting Group had 13 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Huron Consulting Group Inc. (NASDAQ:HURN) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, September 17 by Deutsche Bank. William Blair maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Monday, September 21 report. The stock of Huron Consulting Group Inc. (NASDAQ:HURN) earned “Market Perform” rating by William Blair on Tuesday, January 3. The firm has “Buy” rating by SunTrust given on Wednesday, October 18. The stock of Huron Consulting Group Inc. (NASDAQ:HURN) earned “Outperform” rating by Barrington Research on Monday, October 26. The stock has “Mkt Perform” rating by Barrington Research on Tuesday, February 21. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Friday, September 8 by William Blair.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.05 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.33, from 1.38 in 2017Q3. It turned negative, as 42 investors sold NOW shares while 132 reduced holdings. 67 funds opened positions while 116 raised stakes. 167.59 million shares or 1.79% less from 170.65 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Moreover, Praesidium Management Ltd Co has 3.78% invested in ServiceNow, Inc. (NYSE:NOW). Whittier Tru Communication holds 132 shares. Lord Abbett And Ltd Llc reported 0.03% in ServiceNow, Inc. (NYSE:NOW). Morgan Stanley holds 0.16% or 4.48 million shares in its portfolio. Apg Asset Management Nv invested 0.02% in ServiceNow, Inc. (NYSE:NOW). Blair William & Il owns 52,529 shares for 0.05% of their portfolio. World Asset Mngmt Incorporated holds 7,720 shares. Bessemer Grp Incorporated invested 0% of its portfolio in ServiceNow, Inc. (NYSE:NOW). Scout Investments has 0.37% invested in ServiceNow, Inc. (NYSE:NOW) for 115,391 shares. Ameriprise holds 0.22% or 3.79 million shares in its portfolio. L & S Incorporated has 3,575 shares for 0.07% of their portfolio. Paloma Partners Mgmt invested 0.01% of its portfolio in ServiceNow, Inc. (NYSE:NOW). Moreover, Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Communication Ltd has 0.17% invested in ServiceNow, Inc. (NYSE:NOW) for 86,494 shares. Alabama-based Andra Ap has invested 0.03% in ServiceNow, Inc. (NYSE:NOW). Next Century Growth Investors Limited Liability has invested 0.1% in ServiceNow, Inc. (NYSE:NOW).

Among 40 analysts covering ServiceNow Inc (NYSE:NOW), 33 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 83% are positive. ServiceNow Inc had 120 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, October 27 by Wunderlich. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the shares of NOW in report on Thursday, February 1 with “Hold” rating. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, October 26 by Robert W. Baird. The stock of ServiceNow, Inc. (NYSE:NOW) earned “Neutral” rating by M Partners on Monday, April 24. The rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity with “Buy” on Thursday, October 26. Bank of America maintained ServiceNow, Inc. (NYSE:NOW) on Tuesday, January 30 with “Buy” rating. The company was initiated on Thursday, April 14 by Argus Research. The rating was initiated by Wunderlich on Thursday, February 18 with “Buy”. On Wednesday, January 31 the stock rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with “Buy”. Morgan Stanley maintained it with “Overweight” rating and $134 target in Thursday, July 20 report.

Glynn Capital Management Llc, which manages about $659.77M and $465.17M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Atlassian Corporation by 50,531 shares to 461,929 shares, valued at $21.03M in 2017Q4, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Veeva Systems (NYSE:VEEV) by 34,090 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 290,602 shares, and cut its stake in Mercadolibre Inc. (NASDAQ:MELI).

Since October 10, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 13 insider sales for $55.81 million activity. Shares for $3.68 million were sold by Scarpelli Michael. $246,234 worth of ServiceNow, Inc. (NYSE:NOW) shares were sold by Sands Anita M. BOSTROM SUSAN L sold 19,673 shares worth $2.80M. Schneider David had sold 14,923 shares worth $2.30M on Tuesday, February 20. 100,000 shares were sold by LUDDY FREDERIC B, worth $12.05M on Tuesday, October 10. Slootman Frank also sold $16.02M worth of ServiceNow, Inc. (NYSE:NOW) on Thursday, March 1.

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