Zazove Associates Llc decreased its stake in Sirius Xm Radio Inc (SIRI) by 38.78% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Zazove Associates Llc sold 95,000 shares as the company’s stock rose 15.46% while stock markets declined. The institutional investor held 150,000 shares of the broadcasting company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $804,000, down from 245,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Zazove Associates Llc who had been investing in Sirius Xm Radio Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $28.05 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.40% or $0.025 during the last trading session, reaching $6.245. About 19.83M shares traded or 3.94% up from the average. Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI) has risen 21.57% since April 25, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 10.02% the S&P500.
Caprock Group Inc increased its stake in Blackstone Group LP (BX) by 41.83% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Caprock Group Inc bought 11,036 shares as the company’s stock declined 3.02% with the market. The institutional investor held 37,417 shares of the investment managers company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $1.32 million, up from 26,381 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Caprock Group Inc who had been investing in Blackstone Group LP for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $37.46 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 2.02% or $0.6506 during the last trading session, reaching $31.5294. About 3.19M shares traded. The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX) has risen 7.37% since April 25, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 4.18% the S&P500.
Among 17 analysts covering Sirius XM Holdings (NASDAQ:SIRI), 8 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 47% are positive. Sirius XM Holdings had 42 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, January 2 by Barrington. The rating was downgraded by Morgan Stanley on Wednesday, April 19 to “Underweight”. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, October 11 by Piper Jaffray. The stock of Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI) earned “Buy” rating by Wunderlich on Friday, April 29. Wunderlich downgraded the stock to “Hold” rating in Thursday, March 16 report. The rating was reinitiated by JP Morgan on Monday, September 26 with “Neutral”. The firm earned “Overweight” rating on Friday, August 14 by Barclays Capital. On Wednesday, January 31 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Hold”. The stock of Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI) has “Buy” rating given on Friday, January 19 by Deutsche Bank. The firm earned “Sector Perform” rating on Wednesday, February 3 by RBC Capital Markets.
Zazove Associates Llc, which manages about $5.11B and $1.70B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Arconic Inc (Prn) by 345,000 shares to 89.13 million shares, valued at $102.11M in 2017Q4, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Molina Healthcare Inc (Prn) by 2.16M shares in the quarter, for a total of 11.61M shares, and has risen its stake in Oasis Petroleum (Prn).
Investors sentiment increased to 1.18 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.25, from 0.93 in 2017Q3. It improved, as 36 investors sold SIRI shares while 108 reduced holdings. 46 funds opened positions while 124 raised stakes. 850.39 million shares or 3.82% less from 884.13 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Td Management Limited has 0% invested in Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI) for 1,464 shares. Dimensional Fund Advsr LP stated it has 0.01% in Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI). Greenwich Wealth Mngmt Limited Company stated it has 0.01% in Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI). Assetmark reported 338 shares. Budros Ruhlin & Roe reported 15,000 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. Apg Asset Nv reported 13.21 million shares stake. Suntrust Banks Inc holds 0% or 75,400 shares. Canada Pension Plan Investment Board reported 125,094 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Amundi Pioneer Asset Mgmt accumulated 4.98 million shares. Pacific Global Invest holds 0.08% of its portfolio in Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI) for 72,998 shares. Jefferies Lc owns 217,915 shares. Korea Invest holds 0.01% or 491,400 shares. Freestone has 0% invested in Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI) for 10,274 shares. Miracle Mile Advisors has invested 0.02% in Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI). Earnest Ptnrs Ltd Llc reported 828 shares stake.
Investors sentiment decreased to 1 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.24, from 1.24 in 2017Q3. It is negative, as 59 investors sold BX shares while 154 reduced holdings. 49 funds opened positions while 165 raised stakes. 298.48 million shares or 9.36% more from 272.94 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Jpmorgan Chase & holds 0.03% of its portfolio in The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX) for 4.17 million shares. Stelac Advisory Svcs Limited Company holds 0.38% or 27,827 shares. National Registered Invest Advisor holds 0.2% or 13,000 shares. Beech Hill Advisors, New York-based fund reported 22,300 shares. The Virginia-based Markel has invested 0.51% in The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX). Pinnacle Fin Ptnrs invested in 46,460 shares. Live Your Vision Ltd Liability Corporation has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX). York Cap Management Global Advsrs Lc holds 0.26% or 341,124 shares. Institute For Wealth Llc owns 15,351 shares for 0.11% of their portfolio. Barnett stated it has 29,939 shares or 0.47% of all its holdings. Bancorp Of America De reported 7.47M shares. Paw reported 0.81% in The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX). Shamrock Asset Mngmt Ltd Liability Corp reported 0.03% stake. Fifth Third Financial Bank invested 0.01% in The Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE:BX). Fairfield Bush And Company stated it has 8,300 shares.
Since December 13, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 5 insider sales for $18.59 million activity. 53,037 shares valued at $1.80 million were sold by HILL J TOMILSON on Friday, March 9.