Bluecrest Capital Management Ltd decreased Pulte Group Inc (PHM) stake by 83.92% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Bluecrest Capital Management Ltd sold 92,273 shares as Pulte Group Inc (PHM)’s stock declined 12.41%. The Bluecrest Capital Management Ltd holds 17,682 shares with $588,000 value, down from 109,955 last quarter. Pulte Group Inc now has $8.55B valuation. The stock increased 0.98% or $0.29 during the last trading session, reaching $29.86. About 86,211 shares traded. PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE:PHM) has risen 24.54% since April 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 12.99% the S&P500.
De Burlo Group Inc decreased Mks Instruments Inc (MKSI) stake by 43.55% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. De Burlo Group Inc sold 49,500 shares as Mks Instruments Inc (MKSI)’s stock rose 19.08%. The De Burlo Group Inc holds 64,150 shares with $6.06M value, down from 113,650 last quarter. Mks Instruments Inc now has $6.51B valuation. The stock increased 1.14% or $1.35 during the last trading session, reaching $119.4. About 10,193 shares traded. MKS Instruments, Inc. (NASDAQ:MKSI) has risen 68.28% since April 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 56.73% the S&P500.
Investors sentiment decreased to 1.07 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.28, from 1.35 in 2017Q3. It turned negative, as 30 investors sold MKSI shares while 120 reduced holdings. 58 funds opened positions while 103 raised stakes. 49.89 million shares or 2.22% less from 51.02 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Strs Ohio stated it has 0.02% in MKS Instruments, Inc. (NASDAQ:MKSI). Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) owns 3,373 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Geode Cap Mgmt Limited holds 0.02% or 570,260 shares in its portfolio. First Personal Fincl Service stated it has 307 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Proshare Limited Liability Corporation has invested 0.01% in MKS Instruments, Inc. (NASDAQ:MKSI). Cypress Cap Ltd Liability Corp (Wy) has 300 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. Bowling Limited Liability Co reported 0.27% of its portfolio in MKS Instruments, Inc. (NASDAQ:MKSI). Advisory Ntwk Lc, Georgia-based fund reported 2,137 shares. Ardevora Asset Mgmt Limited Liability Partnership owns 0.08% invested in MKS Instruments, Inc. (NASDAQ:MKSI) for 28,940 shares. Leuthold Ltd Liability holds 0.77% in MKS Instruments, Inc. (NASDAQ:MKSI) or 81,942 shares. Gsa Capital Ltd Liability Partnership reported 3,621 shares. Suntrust Banks Inc has 2,177 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Glenmede Trust Na holds 0% or 29 shares in its portfolio. American Grp Incorporated has invested 0.05% in MKS Instruments, Inc. (NASDAQ:MKSI). 24,900 were reported by Laurion Capital L P.
Among 6 analysts covering MKS Instruments (NASDAQ:MKSI), 6 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. MKS Instruments had 12 analyst reports since October 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, February 1 by Stifel Nicolaus. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, May 2 by Dougherty & Company. Dougherty & Company upgraded MKS Instruments, Inc. (NASDAQ:MKSI) on Tuesday, January 24 to “Buy” rating. The stock of MKS Instruments, Inc. (NASDAQ:MKSI) earned “Buy” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Thursday, May 12. The rating was maintained by Dougherty & Company on Monday, June 13 with “Buy”. As per Wednesday, November 23, the company rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained MKS Instruments, Inc. (NASDAQ:MKSI) on Thursday, February 1 with “Buy” rating. The stock of MKS Instruments, Inc. (NASDAQ:MKSI) has “Overweight” rating given on Monday, January 4 by Pacific Crest. The stock has “Buy” rating by Dougherty & Company on Friday, October 23. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, October 26 by Deutsche Bank.
Analysts await MKS Instruments, Inc. (NASDAQ:MKSI) to report earnings on April, 24 after the close. They expect $1.99 EPS, up 56.69% or $0.72 from last year’s $1.27 per share. MKSI’s profit will be $108.43M for 15.00 P/E if the $1.99 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.71 actual EPS reported by MKS Instruments, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 16.37% EPS growth.
De Burlo Group Inc increased Unitedhealth Group Inc (NYSE:UNH) stake by 3,150 shares to 59,600 valued at $13.14M in 2017Q4. It also upped Owens Corning New (NYSE:OC) stake by 26,500 shares and now owns 143,550 shares. Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) was raised too.
Since December 14, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 13 sales for $7.51 million activity. $40,286 worth of stock was sold by HANLEY PETER on Tuesday, February 20. COLELLA GERARD G also sold $476,300 worth of MKS Instruments, Inc. (NASDAQ:MKSI) on Thursday, December 14. Abrams John R had sold 9,831 shares worth $1.13M. Lee John Tseng-Chung sold $1.55 million worth of stock. $576,070 worth of stock was sold by BAGSHAW SETH H on Tuesday, February 20. Mora Elizabeth had sold 300 shares worth $33,330. 2,000 shares valued at $210,200 were sold by Quirk Brian Charles on Monday, February 5.
Since October 26, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 3 insider sales for $7.47 million activity. 92,800 shares valued at $3.15M were sold by OShaughnessy Robert on Friday, December 8. 136,912 shares were sold by Ellinghausen James R, worth $4.07M. On Wednesday, February 21 OLEARY PATRICK J sold $260,607 worth of PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE:PHM) or 8,677 shares.
Investors sentiment increased to 1.01 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.25, from 0.76 in 2017Q3. It increased, as 30 investors sold PHM shares while 182 reduced holdings. 86 funds opened positions while 128 raised stakes. 236.87 million shares or 3.30% less from 244.94 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. 457,005 were reported by Guardian Cap L P. Swiss State Bank holds 1.00M shares or 0.04% of its portfolio. Sei holds 0.01% of its portfolio in PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE:PHM) for 110,983 shares. Pub Employees Retirement System Of Ohio stated it has 0.03% in PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE:PHM). 93 are held by Farmers & Merchants Invests. Aviva Public Limited reported 150,885 shares stake. Millennium Management stated it has 195,848 shares. Caxton Lp has 30,919 shares for 0.05% of their portfolio. Apg Asset Mgmt Nv holds 0.02% or 421,501 shares. Nuveen Asset Mngmt Llc owns 6,553 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Westover Capital Advsr Ltd Liability Co holds 0.88% or 48,078 shares. Smith Salley And reported 22,500 shares. Convergence Investment Lc invested 0.19% in PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE:PHM). Riverhead Cap Ltd accumulated 0.1% or 70,083 shares. Wellington Gru Ltd Liability Partnership has 3.93 million shares.
Bluecrest Capital Management Ltd increased Michael Kors Hldgs Ltd (NYSE:KORS) stake by 110,906 shares to 160,647 valued at $10.11M in 2017Q4. It also upped Acadia Rlty Tr (NYSE:AKR) stake by 11,783 shares and now owns 20,478 shares. Sealed Air Corp New (NYSE:SEE) was raised too.
Analysts await PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE:PHM) to report earnings on April, 24 before the open. They expect $0.44 earnings per share, up 41.94% or $0.13 from last year’s $0.31 per share. PHM’s profit will be $125.91 million for 16.97 P/E if the $0.44 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.85 actual earnings per share reported by PulteGroup, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -48.24% negative EPS growth.