Market News

Trupanion (TRUP) Market Valuation Declined While Grand Jean Capital Management Cut Its Position by $596,385; Unitedhealth Group (UNH) Shareholder Brown Advisory Has Boosted Position

Trupanion, Inc. (NASDAQ:TRUP) Logo

Grand Jean Capital Management Inc decreased its stake in Trupanion Inc (TRUP) by 7.84% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Grand Jean Capital Management Inc sold 20,565 shares as the company’s stock declined 2.28% with the market. The institutional investor held 241,724 shares of the health care company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $7.08M, down from 262,289 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Grand Jean Capital Management Inc who had been investing in Trupanion Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $854.14M market cap company. The stock decreased 2.00% or $0.58 during the last trading session, reaching $28.35. About 26,972 shares traded. Trupanion, Inc. (NYSE:TRUP) has risen 105.49% since April 20, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 93.94% the S&P500.

Brown Advisory Inc increased its stake in Unitedhealth Group Inc (UNH) by 65.79% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Brown Advisory Inc bought 463,714 shares as the company’s stock declined 0.93% with the market. The institutional investor held 1.17M shares of the medical specialities company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $257.61 million, up from 704,820 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Brown Advisory Inc who had been investing in Unitedhealth Group Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $228.16 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.01% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $235.78. About 572,445 shares traded. UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) has risen 32.42% since April 20, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 20.87% the S&P500.

Since October 19, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 10 sales for $29.08 million activity. $3.28M worth of UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) shares were sold by Nelson Steven H. BALLARD WILLIAM C JR sold $2.46M worth of stock. 10,000 shares were sold by HOOPER MICHELE J, worth $2.38M. 198 shares were sold by Shine Kenneth Irwin, worth $48,025 on Friday, January 19. The insider WILENSKY GAIL R sold 5,820 shares worth $1.40 million. Another trade for 22,598 shares valued at $5.01M was sold by RENFRO LARRY C.

Among 26 analysts covering UnitedHealth Group (NYSE:UNH), 26 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. UnitedHealth Group had 82 analyst reports since September 2, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Thursday, June 16 the stock rating was initiated by Bernstein with “Outperform”. The rating was initiated by Citigroup with “Buy” on Friday, October 2. Mizuho downgraded the shares of UNH in report on Wednesday, November 9 to “Neutral” rating. On Wednesday, July 19 the stock rating was maintained by Citigroup with “Buy”. Cleveland initiated the shares of UNH in report on Friday, April 8 with “Buy” rating. Jefferies maintained UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) rating on Friday, January 12. Jefferies has “Buy” rating and $280.0 target. The stock of UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) earned “Buy” rating by Mizuho on Friday, October 6. Cantor Fitzgerald maintained the shares of UNH in report on Friday, April 7 with “Overweight” rating. The firm earned “Overweight” rating on Thursday, August 17 by Morgan Stanley. Cantor Fitzgerald maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Wednesday, June 7 report.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.96 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.05, from 0.91 in 2017Q3. It improved, as 51 investors sold UNH shares while 538 reduced holdings. 138 funds opened positions while 426 raised stakes. 806.07 million shares or 0.60% less from 810.94 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Buckingham Mngmt invested 0.71% of its portfolio in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH). Clark Capital has 1.87% invested in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH). Heritage Invsts Mngmt Corporation has 24,818 shares for 0.33% of their portfolio. Advantus Cap Mngmt holds 99,624 shares or 0.54% of its portfolio. Virtu Limited Company has invested 0.2% in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH). Df Dent holds 0.01% in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) or 1,490 shares. Fuller Thaler Asset has invested 0.02% in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH). Moreover, Agf Invests has 0.49% invested in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH). Oakbrook Lc reported 46,855 shares stake. Paradigm Asset Mngmt Commerce Ltd Co accumulated 0.74% or 12,300 shares. Garrison Bradford Associates stated it has 18.56% of its portfolio in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH). Cwm Limited Liability Company owns 25,128 shares or 0.25% of their US portfolio. Sumitomo Life stated it has 42,681 shares or 1.18% of all its holdings. Fiera Capital Corporation holds 0.77% or 734,724 shares. Aviance Capital Management Lc owns 4,067 shares.

Brown Advisory Inc, which manages about $31.59 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Grainger W W Inc (NYSE:GWW) by 2,651 shares to 71,772 shares, valued at $16.96 million in 2017Q4, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Cts Corp (NYSE:CTS) by 16,837 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 1.47 million shares, and cut its stake in Red Hat Inc (NYSE:RHT).

Among 8 analysts covering Trupanion (NYSE:TRUP), 6 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 75% are positive. Trupanion had 19 analyst reports since July 19, 2016 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Lake Street on Wednesday, February 14 with “Buy”. Northland Capital initiated the stock with “Outperform” rating in Friday, May 26 report. Canaccord Genuity maintained it with “Buy” rating and $35 target in Tuesday, October 31 report. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, August 2 by Cowen & Co. As per Wednesday, February 14, the company rating was maintained by Cowen & Co. As per Thursday, November 2, the company rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Trupanion, Inc. (NASDAQ:TRUP) rating on Wednesday, February 14. Stifel Nicolaus has “Buy” rating and $34.0 target. The company was maintained on Wednesday, August 2 by Canaccord Genuity. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Monday, July 31 by RBC Capital Markets. RBC Capital Markets maintained Trupanion, Inc. (NASDAQ:TRUP) on Thursday, September 21 with “Buy” rating.

UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) Institutional Positions Chart

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *