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Golden Gate Private Equity Cut Its Liveperson (LPSN) Holding by $3.98 Million; Market Valuation Rose; As Teekay Offshore Partners LP (TOO) Market Valuation Rose, Brookfield Asset Management Raised by $487.65 Million Its Stake

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Brookfield Asset Management Inc increased its stake in Teekay Offshore Partners Lp (TOO) by 139163.84% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Brookfield Asset Management Inc bought 243.82M shares as the company’s stock rose 1.75% while stock markets declined. The hedge fund held 244.00M shares of the marine transportation company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $575.84M, up from 175,207 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Brookfield Asset Management Inc who had been investing in Teekay Offshore Partners Lp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $1.08 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.39% or $0.01 during the last trading session, reaching $2.57. About 160,685 shares traded. Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. (NYSE:TOO) has declined 51.56% since April 21, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 63.11% the S&P500.

Golden Gate Private Equity Inc decreased its stake in Liveperson Inc. (LPSN) by 85.75% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Golden Gate Private Equity Inc sold 362,100 shares as the company’s stock rose 38.16% while stock markets declined. The institutional investor held 60,168 shares of the technology company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $692,000, down from 422,268 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Golden Gate Private Equity Inc who had been investing in Liveperson Inc. for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $983.13M market cap company. The stock decreased 0.30% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $16.35. About 351,587 shares traded. LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) has risen 133.33% since April 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 121.78% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.79 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.11, from 0.9 in 2017Q3. It dropped, as 14 investors sold TOO shares while 20 reduced holdings. 15 funds opened positions while 12 raised stakes. 73.81 million shares or 3.75% more from 71.14 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Key (Cayman) Limited reported 988,521 shares. Goldman Sachs Incorporated has invested 0% in Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. (NYSE:TOO). Benchmark Advsr holds 0.13% in Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. (NYSE:TOO) or 70,500 shares. Brookfield Asset Management has 175,207 shares. Gsa Cap Prtn Ltd Liability Partnership holds 0% in Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. (NYSE:TOO) or 19,201 shares. Rr Advsr Limited Liability Com owns 325,000 shares. Berson & Corrado Advsrs Limited Liability invested 0.15% in Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. (NYSE:TOO). Two Sigma Securities Lc accumulated 15,376 shares. Invesco Ltd holds 386,971 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Van Eck Associates invested 0.01% in Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. (NYSE:TOO). 1.34M are owned by Weiss Multi. Deutsche Financial Bank Ag invested in 0% or 18,841 shares. First Interstate Financial Bank holds 0% or 1,000 shares. Evergreen Limited Company reported 1.32M shares. Group One Trading LP holds 0% or 118,321 shares in its portfolio.

Among 9 analysts covering Teekay Offshore (NYSE:TOO), 5 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 56% are positive. Teekay Offshore had 17 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Morgan Stanley upgraded the stock to “Equal-Weight” rating in Monday, February 12 report. The stock of Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. (NYSE:TOO) earned “Buy” rating by UBS on Monday, June 20. The firm has “Sector Perform” rating given on Thursday, August 13 by RBC Capital Markets. As per Thursday, December 17, the company rating was downgraded by Bank of America. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Thursday, September 14 by Wells Fargo. The stock of Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. (NYSE:TOO) has “Outperform” rating given on Thursday, August 18 by RBC Capital Markets. The firm earned “Accumulate” rating on Tuesday, August 4 by Global Hunter Securities. The rating was downgraded by Citigroup to “Neutral” on Friday, August 7. The stock of Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. (NYSE:TOO) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, July 26 by Citigroup. On Wednesday, November 15 the stock rating was maintained by UBS with “Buy”.

Since March 7, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 7 insider sales for $1.92 million activity. LOCASCIO ROBERT P had sold 2,465 shares worth $37,715 on Tuesday, March 20. 1,480 shares were sold by Greenberg Monica L., worth $22,644. Murphy Daniel Richard sold $858,752 worth of stock.

Among 7 analysts covering LivePerson (NASDAQ:LPSN), 5 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 71% are positive. LivePerson had 18 analyst reports since September 8, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Thursday, March 15, the company rating was maintained by FBR Capital. Needham maintained it with “Buy” rating and $18.0 target in Friday, March 16 report. FBR Capital maintained LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) on Wednesday, February 21 with “Buy” rating. The company was maintained on Friday, September 1 by Northland Capital. Northland Capital maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Monday, July 24 report. The firm has “Buy” rating by Northland Capital given on Friday, June 23. The firm has “Buy” rating by Northland Capital given on Thursday, November 2. Benchmark maintained LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) rating on Thursday, November 5. Benchmark has “Hold” rating and $8 target. On Tuesday, October 31 the stock rating was maintained by Roth Capital with “Buy”. The rating was maintained by Oppenheimer on Wednesday, August 9 with “Hold”.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.29 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.71, from 2 in 2017Q3. It is negative, as 21 investors sold LPSN shares while 35 reduced holdings. 23 funds opened positions while 49 raised stakes. 43.73 million shares or 4.28% more from 41.93 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Cornerstone Capital Mngmt Ltd Com stated it has 19,455 shares. Royal Comml Bank Of Canada holds 178 shares. The New York-based Interest has invested 0% in LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN). Clarivest Asset Mgmt Ltd Limited Liability Company stated it has 23,317 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Texas Permanent School Fund holds 0.01% or 37,018 shares. Golden Gate Private Equity stated it has 0.58% in LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN). Ameritas Invest Prtn reported 0% in LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN). Parametric Assocs Limited Liability Company reported 179,440 shares or 0% of all its holdings. State Of Alaska Department Of Revenue accumulated 10,820 shares. State Of Tennessee Treasury Department invested in 42,698 shares or 0% of the stock. Parallax Volatility Advisers Limited Partnership accumulated 8,358 shares or 0% of the stock. Meeder Asset Management invested in 0% or 701 shares. 444,304 are held by D E Shaw Incorporated. Northern Trust has invested 0% in LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN). Ls Inv Advsrs Ltd Liability Company holds 1,406 shares or 0% of its portfolio.

Analysts await LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) to report earnings on May, 9. They expect $-0.03 EPS, down 50.00% or $0.01 from last year’s $-0.02 per share. After $-0.04 actual EPS reported by LivePerson, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -25.00% EPS growth.

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