Reaves Utility Income Fundhares of Benefi (NYSEAMERICAN:UTG) had an increase of 1.99% in short interest. UTG’s SI was 25,600 shares in April as released by FINRA. Its up 1.99% from 25,100 shares previously. With 218,800 avg volume, 0 days are for Reaves Utility Income Fundhares of Benefi (NYSEAMERICAN:UTG)’s short sellers to cover UTG’s short positions. The stock decreased 0.95% or $0.27 during the last trading session, reaching $28.1. About 155,454 shares traded. Reaves Utility Income Fund of (NYSEAMERICAN:UTG) has declined 14.73% since April 23, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 26.28% the S&P500.
Bkd Wealth Advisors Llc increased Home Depot Inc (HD) stake by 87.65% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Bkd Wealth Advisors Llc acquired 3,889 shares as Home Depot Inc (HD)’s stock declined 7.15%. The Bkd Wealth Advisors Llc holds 8,326 shares with $1.58 million value, up from 4,437 last quarter. Home Depot Inc now has $204.04B valuation. The stock decreased 0.04% or $0.07 during the last trading session, reaching $177.01. About 5.01M shares traded. The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD) has risen 18.94% since April 23, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 7.39% the S&P500.
Since December 7, 2017, it had 2 buys, and 5 insider sales for $36.57 million activity. $1.19M worth of stock was bought by CODINA ARMANDO M on Friday, March 2. Carey Matt sold 41,396 shares worth $7.58M. 16,827 shares were bought by BRENNEMAN GREGORY D, worth $3.00M. Another trade for 37,680 shares valued at $7.02 million was made by Campbell Ann Marie on Thursday, February 22. $20.89M worth of The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD) shares were sold by Menear Craig A. Another trade for 10,916 shares valued at $1.97 million was sold by Roseborough Teresa Wynn. The insider Decker Edward P. sold 17,660 shares worth $3.31 million.
Among 34 analysts covering The Home Depot Inc. (NYSE:HD), 24 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 71% are positive. The Home Depot Inc. had 116 analyst reports since August 19, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Monday, July 24 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Buy”. Credit Suisse maintained The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD) on Monday, December 7 with “Outperform” rating. The stock of The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD) has “Buy” rating given on Friday, January 26 by UBS. The stock of The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, February 21 by Stifel Nicolaus. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, November 18 by Cantor Fitzgerald. Barclays Capital maintained the stock with “Overweight” rating in Wednesday, August 16 report. The stock of The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD) earned “Buy” rating by Nomura on Thursday, June 23. On Wednesday, March 21 the stock rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley with “Buy”. Citigroup maintained The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD) rating on Wednesday, August 17. Citigroup has “Buy” rating and $155 target. S&P Research maintained it with “Hold” rating and $130 target in Wednesday, August 19 report.
Investors sentiment decreased to 0.93 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.21, from 1.14 in 2017Q3. It dropped, as 51 investors sold HD shares while 662 reduced holdings. 164 funds opened positions while 501 raised stakes. 788.59 million shares or 0.96% less from 796.24 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. 572,149 were accumulated by Zacks Invest. Schaper Benz & Wise Investment Counsel Inc Wi holds 2.1% or 75,891 shares in its portfolio. Community National Bank Na invested in 11,533 shares. Aull And Monroe Invest Mgmt has 28,246 shares. Lowe Brockenbrough Com invested 1.01% in The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD). Cincinnati Financial owns 308,054 shares for 2.57% of their portfolio. Gemmer Asset Management Ltd invested 0.08% in The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD). Orleans Capital Mngmt Corp La invested in 3.97% or 29,400 shares. Alpha Cubed Invests Ltd Llc stated it has 8,909 shares. Grassi Investment Mgmt reported 1.18% of its portfolio in The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD). Prudential holds 1.71 million shares or 0.44% of its portfolio. 13,159 are owned by Nelson Van Denburg And Campbell Wealth Mgmt Grp Limited Co. Crossvault Capital Mgmt Ltd Liability Corporation invested in 0.91% or 9,126 shares. Autus Asset Limited Co owns 2,693 shares or 0.09% of their US portfolio. Tributary Management Ltd Company reported 0.11% in The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD).
Bkd Wealth Advisors Llc decreased Ishares Tr (SCZ) stake by 9,372 shares to 138,345 valued at $8.92M in 2017Q4. It also reduced Ishares Tr (IVW) stake by 2,022 shares and now owns 100,176 shares. Ishares Tr (IVV) was reduced too.