Capital International Ltd decreased its stake in Aes Corp (The) (AES) by 50.74% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Capital International Ltd sold 368,854 shares as the company’s stock rose 2.24% while stock markets declined. The institutional investor held 358,089 shares of the central company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $3.88 million, down from 726,943 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Capital International Ltd who had been investing in Aes Corp (The) for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $7.73B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.43% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $11.7. About 2.23M shares traded. The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES) has declined 1.62% since April 19, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 13.17% the S&P500.
S Muoio & Company increased its stake in Discovery Communications (DISCK) by 281.89% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. S Muoio & Company bought 59,800 shares as the company’s stock declined 12.19% with the market. The institutional investor held 81,014 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $1.72M, up from 21,214 at the end of the previous reported quarter. S Muoio & Company who had been investing in Discovery Communications for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $15.30 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.44% or $0.09 during the last trading session, reaching $21.65. About 1.32 million shares traded. Discovery, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCK) has declined 27.22% since April 19, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 38.77% the S&P500.
Capital International Ltd, which manages about $527.37M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Netease Inc Adr (NASDAQ:NTES) by 7,400 shares to 9,170 shares, valued at $3.16 million in 2017Q4, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Canadian Natural Resources Ltd (NYSE:CNQ) by 38,897 shares in the quarter, for a total of 92,397 shares, and has risen its stake in Godaddy Inc Cl A.
Among 11 analysts covering AES Corporation (NYSE:AES), 5 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 45% are positive. AES Corporation had 19 analyst reports since September 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Sector Perform” rating on Wednesday, January 4 by RBC Capital Markets. The firm earned “Underperform” rating on Tuesday, November 22 by Bank of America. The stock of The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES) earned “Hold” rating by Argus Research on Thursday, March 23. The firm has “Peer Perform” rating given on Wednesday, November 4 by Wolfe Research. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Hold” on Sunday, September 10. As per Wednesday, December 13, the company rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley. On Friday, September 8 the stock rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley with “Equal-Weight”. The stock of The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES) has “Hold” rating given on Monday, October 19 by Argus Research. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, February 12 by SunTrust. The rating was downgraded by UBS on Monday, October 3 to “Sel”.
Investors sentiment decreased to 0.85 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.47, from 1.32 in 2017Q3. It turned negative, as 51 investors sold AES shares while 155 reduced holdings. 46 funds opened positions while 129 raised stakes. 597.29 million shares or 0.16% more from 596.31 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Invesco Limited stated it has 0.01% in The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES). D E Shaw & reported 3.55M shares. San Francisco Sentry Invest Group (Ca) owns 583 shares. Neuberger Berman Grp Inc invested in 0.03% or 2.71M shares. Moreover, Great West Life Assurance Communications Can has 0.03% invested in The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES). Adage Capital Prtn Limited Liability Corp, Massachusetts-based fund reported 903,244 shares. Charter Trust Co stated it has 12,522 shares. Capital Investors owns 28.07 million shares. Alliancebernstein LP holds 1.50 million shares. Capital International Ca invested 0.29% of its portfolio in The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES). Nomura invested in 119,971 shares or 0% of the stock. Wellington Shields Com Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 2.11% or 361,500 shares in its portfolio. Thompson Siegel & Walmsley Limited owns 12.78 million shares. Moreover, Arizona State Retirement System has 0.02% invested in The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES) for 167,318 shares. Canada Pension Plan Invest Board stated it has 2.28 million shares or 0.05% of all its holdings.