Hourglass Capital Llc decreased its stake in American Airls Group Inc (AAL) by 3.03% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Hourglass Capital Llc sold 8,090 shares as the company’s stock declined 3.21% with the market. The hedge fund held 258,850 shares of the transportation company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $13.47 million, down from 266,940 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Hourglass Capital Llc who had been investing in American Airls Group Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $21.90B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.86% or $0.4 during the last trading session, reaching $46.28. About 1.52M shares traded. American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ:AAL) has risen 21.95% since April 24, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 10.40% the S&P500.
Bp Plc increased its stake in Te Connectivity Ltd (TEL) by 88.89% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Bp Plc bought 40,000 shares as the company’s stock rose 3.00% while stock markets declined. The hedge fund held 85,000 shares of the electronic components company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $8.08M, up from 45,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Bp Plc who had been investing in Te Connectivity Ltd for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $34.56 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 1.58% or $1.58 during the last trading session, reaching $98.43. About 783,616 shares traded. TE Connectivity Ltd. (NYSE:TEL) has risen 31.35% since April 24, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 19.80% the S&P500.
Hourglass Capital Llc, which manages about $861.92M and $440.11M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Scorpio Bulkers Inc by 113,000 shares to 1.07 million shares, valued at $7.92 million in 2017Q4, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in United Contl Hldgs Inc (NYSE:UAL) by 13,160 shares in the quarter, for a total of 86,281 shares, and has risen its stake in Cbs Corp New (NYSE:CBS).
Investors sentiment increased to 0.74 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.08, from 0.66 in 2017Q3. It increased, as 57 investors sold AAL shares while 193 reduced holdings. 66 funds opened positions while 118 raised stakes. 371.06 million shares or 2.48% less from 380.49 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. California State Teachers Retirement Systems accumulated 725,699 shares. Hennessy Advsrs Inc invested 0.07% of its portfolio in American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ:AAL). Captrust Fincl Advsrs invested 0% of its portfolio in American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ:AAL). Walleye Trading Llc holds 0.02% or 72,248 shares. Deutsche Fincl Bank Ag accumulated 0.02% or 572,064 shares. Century Companies holds 0.05% or 894,662 shares. 1St Source Bank & Trust holds 0.02% of its portfolio in American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ:AAL) for 3,919 shares. Commonwealth Savings Bank Of Aus invested in 142,771 shares or 0.07% of the stock. Manufacturers Life Insur Co The reported 672,179 shares. Sun Life Incorporated holds 0% or 930 shares. Hudock Capital Group Ltd Liability invested 0.04% in American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ:AAL). Institute For Wealth Management Lc holds 6,095 shares. State Of Alaska Department Of Revenue stated it has 41,871 shares or 0.05% of all its holdings. Parkside National Bank And Trust holds 262 shares. Daiwa Securities Gp Inc owns 31,500 shares.
Among 23 analysts covering American Airlines Group (NASDAQ:AAL), 13 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 57% are positive. American Airlines Group had 80 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Reduce” rating by HSBC given on Wednesday, November 25. The stock of American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ:AAL) earned “Hold” rating by Deutsche Bank on Friday, April 1. The rating was initiated by Stephens with “Equal-Weight” on Tuesday, March 29. On Tuesday, August 11 the stock rating was upgraded by Zacks to “Solid Sell”. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, May 25 by Stifel Nicolaus. Morgan Stanley maintained the stock with “Equal-Weight” rating in Monday, November 13 report. Credit Suisse maintained the stock with “Outperform” rating in Tuesday, April 12 report. The stock of American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ:AAL) has “Equal-Weight” rating given on Friday, February 23 by Morgan Stanley. Stifel Nicolaus maintained American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ:AAL) on Thursday, September 21 with “Buy” rating. The rating was downgraded by Morgan Stanley on Wednesday, March 22 to “Equal-Weight”.
Since January 29, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 3 insider sales for $4.08 million activity. Shares for $158,139 were sold by KRAEMER RICHARD C on Monday, January 29. On Monday, January 29 the insider KERR DEREK J sold $2.09M.
Analysts await American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ:AAL) to report earnings on April, 26 before the open. They expect $0.71 earnings per share, up 16.39% or $0.10 from last year’s $0.61 per share. AAL’s profit will be $335.93 million for 16.30 P/E if the $0.71 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.95 actual earnings per share reported by American Airlines Group Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -25.26% negative EPS growth.
Investors sentiment increased to 1.02 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.02, from 1 in 2017Q3. It improved, as 34 investors sold TEL shares while 210 reduced holdings. 83 funds opened positions while 167 raised stakes. 303.06 million shares or 2.83% less from 311.89 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Btim invested 0.26% of its portfolio in TE Connectivity Ltd. (NYSE:TEL). Stratos Wealth Prtn Limited invested in 4,547 shares or 0.02% of the stock. American Invest Serv Inc holds 0.09% or 2,689 shares in its portfolio. C M Bidwell & Assocs Ltd has invested 0.72% of its portfolio in TE Connectivity Ltd. (NYSE:TEL). Pennsylvania Tru Comm holds 123,835 shares. Wetherby Asset Management Incorporated has invested 0.18% in TE Connectivity Ltd. (NYSE:TEL). Girard Partners Limited, Pennsylvania-based fund reported 2,358 shares. 4,036 are owned by Cambridge Research Advsrs. Chevy Chase Trust Holdings holds 0.13% or 305,882 shares. Invesco invested in 0.12% or 3.37 million shares. 4,920 were accumulated by Drw Secs Limited Liability Corporation. Df Dent & holds 3,565 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Apg Asset Mgmt Nv reported 1.04 million shares or 0.15% of all its holdings. State Of Tennessee Treasury Department holds 0.04% or 90,968 shares. Pinebridge Investments LP reported 86,217 shares.
Bp Plc, which manages about $2.82 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Oracle Corp (NYSE:ORCL) by 160,000 shares to 275,000 shares, valued at $13.01 million in 2017Q4, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Twenty First Centy Fox (NASDAQ:FOXA) by 12,000 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 120,000 shares, and cut its stake in Raytheon Company (NYSE:RTN).