Houston Wire & Cable Co (HWCC) investors sentiment increased to 1.22 in 2017 Q4. It’s up 0.55, from 0.67 in 2017Q3. The ratio has improved, as 22 funds started new and increased equity positions, while 18 sold and decreased their stock positions in Houston Wire & Cable Co. The funds in our database now possess: 10.07 million shares, down from 10.25 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of funds holding Houston Wire & Cable Co in top ten equity positions was flat from 0 to 0 for the same number . Sold All: 7 Reduced: 11 Increased: 13 New Position: 9.
Pinnacle Associates Ltd decreased Super Micro Computer Inc (SMCI) stake by 47.28% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Pinnacle Associates Ltd sold 42,420 shares as Super Micro Computer Inc (SMCI)’s stock declined 20.95%. The Pinnacle Associates Ltd holds 47,300 shares with $990,000 value, down from 89,720 last quarter. Super Micro Computer Inc now has $827.78M valuation. The stock decreased 0.29% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $17. About 17,037 shares traded. Super Micro Computer, Inc. (NASDAQ:SMCI) has declined 34.26% since April 11, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 45.81% the S&P500.
Rutabaga Capital Management Llc Ma holds 1.58% of its portfolio in Houston Wire & Cable Company for 956,388 shares. Thomson Horstmann & Bryant Inc owns 827,378 shares or 0.78% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Pacific Ridge Capital Partners Llc has 0.41% invested in the company for 216,270 shares. The New York-based Walthausen & Co. Llc has invested 0.29% in the stock. Ancora Advisors Llc, a Us-based fund reported 573,110 shares.
Since January 1, 0001, it had 2 insider buys, and 0 selling transactions for $54,342 activity.
Houston Wire & Cable Company, through its subsidiaries, sells electrical and mechanical wire and cable, industrial fasteners, hardware, and related services in the United States. The company has market cap of $133.51 million. It offers wire and cable products, including continuous and interlocked armor cables; control and power cables; electronic wires and cables; flexible and portable cords; instrumentation and thermocouple cables; lead and high temperature cables; medium voltage cables; and premise and category wires and cables, primary and secondary aluminum distribution cables, and steel wire ropes and wire rope slings, as well as synthetic fiber rope slings, chains, shackles, and other related hardware and corrosion resistant products. It currently has negative earnings. The firm also provides private branded products comprising its proprietary brand LifeGuard, a low-smoke zero-halogen cable.
It closed at $8.1 lastly. It is down 11.28% since April 11, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 0.27% the S&P500.
Among 11 analysts covering Super Micro Computer (NASDAQ:SMCI), 7 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 64% are positive. Super Micro Computer had 36 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Buy” rating by Maxim Group on Friday, July 31. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the shares of SMCI in report on Friday, January 27 with “Hold” rating. On Thursday, August 31 the stock rating was maintained by Maxim Group with “Buy”. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, October 9 by Stifel Nicolaus. Maxim Group maintained Super Micro Computer, Inc. (NASDAQ:SMCI) rating on Friday, July 21. Maxim Group has “Buy” rating and $4300 target. On Tuesday, July 19 the stock rating was downgraded by DA Davidson to “Neutral”. On Friday, January 27 the stock rating was maintained by Maxim Group with “Buy”. Susquehanna upgraded the stock to “Positive” rating in Wednesday, January 27 report. Sterne Agee CRT maintained it with “Buy” rating and $35 target in Friday, April 15 report. DA Davidson downgraded the shares of SMCI in report on Monday, September 18 to “Neutral” rating.
Investors sentiment decreased to 0.97 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.18, from 1.15 in 2017Q3. It worsened, as 18 investors sold SMCI shares while 49 reduced holdings. 20 funds opened positions while 45 raised stakes. 38.99 million shares or 1.15% more from 38.55 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Kennedy Mgmt Inc holds 0.05% or 138,783 shares. Numeric holds 0.01% or 48,500 shares in its portfolio. Parallax Volatility Advisers LP invested in 6,090 shares or 0% of the stock. California State Teachers Retirement System has 61,435 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Invesco Ltd owns 266,939 shares. Cambiar Invsts holds 0.19% or 583,680 shares. First Trust Advsrs LP has 99,944 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Needham Invest Mngmt Limited Liability stated it has 658,450 shares or 3.66% of all its holdings. Guggenheim Capital Ltd Liability Co holds 0.02% of its portfolio in Super Micro Computer, Inc. (NASDAQ:SMCI) for 312,709 shares. Foundry Partners Limited Liability Company has 14,780 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. The Pennsylvania-based Pnc Finance Inc has invested 0% in Super Micro Computer, Inc. (NASDAQ:SMCI). Lsv Asset Mgmt holds 0.01% or 258,320 shares in its portfolio. Paloma Prtn Mgmt reported 16,112 shares. Employees Retirement Systems Of Texas owns 0.01% invested in Super Micro Computer, Inc. (NASDAQ:SMCI) for 27,000 shares. Impact Advsr Limited Company holds 45,043 shares.
Pinnacle Associates Ltd increased Enersys (NYSE:ENS) stake by 5,125 shares to 24,280 valued at $1.69 million in 2017Q4. It also upped Ishares Inc (IEMG) stake by 14,643 shares and now owns 217,463 shares. Ishares Tr (IBB) was raised too.