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Hasbro (HAS) Holder Willis Investment Counsel Has Trimmed Stake; Apple Com (AAPL) Shareholder Blue Fin Capital Raised Its Position by $13.56 Million

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Blue Fin Capital Inc increased its stake in Apple Inc Com (AAPL) by 818.48% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Blue Fin Capital Inc bought 80,211 shares as the company’s stock declined 3.81% with the market. The institutional investor held 90,011 shares of the computer manufacturing company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $15.23M, up from 9,800 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Blue Fin Capital Inc who had been investing in Apple Inc Com for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $932.76 billion market cap company. The stock increased 3.92% or $6.94 during the last trading session, reaching $183.83. About 53.48 million shares traded or 41.31% up from the average. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has risen 19.49% since May 5, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 7.94% the S&P500.

Willis Investment Counsel decreased its stake in Hasbro Inc (HAS) by 24.26% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Willis Investment Counsel sold 32,600 shares as the company’s stock declined 10.13% with the market. The institutional investor held 101,800 shares of the consumer non-durables company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $9.25M, down from 134,400 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Willis Investment Counsel who had been investing in Hasbro Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $10.86B market cap company. The stock increased 0.88% or $0.76 during the last trading session, reaching $86.87. About 813,512 shares traded. Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAS) has declined 15.12% since May 5, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 26.67% the S&P500.

Among 23 analysts covering Hasbro Inc. (NASDAQ:HAS), 10 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 13 Hold. Therefore 43% are positive. Hasbro Inc. had 79 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. BMO Capital Markets maintained the shares of HAS in report on Thursday, February 8 with “Market Perform” rating. Piper Jaffray downgraded the shares of HAS in report on Monday, November 28 to “Neutral” rating. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Monday, November 28 by PiperJaffray. The stock has “Hold” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Thursday, July 13. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus on Monday, September 11 with “Hold”. Argus Research maintained the shares of HAS in report on Wednesday, April 25 with “Buy” rating. As per Tuesday, April 19, the company rating was maintained by JP Morgan. The firm has “Overweight” rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets given on Thursday, August 31. On Tuesday, April 24 the stock rating was maintained by FBR Capital with “Buy”. B. Riley & Co maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Thursday, February 8 report.

Since February 20, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 12 sales for $42.72 million activity. Finigan Barbara sold $240,742 worth of stock or 2,500 shares. Tinga Wiebe had sold 11,099 shares worth $1.07M on Wednesday, February 28. 4,704 shares valued at $460,427 were sold by Johnson Dolph on Wednesday, February 28. Another trade for 14,622 shares valued at $1.45 million was sold by Billing Duncan. GOLDNER BRIAN had sold 308,164 shares worth $29.88M. On Friday, February 23 the insider Frascotti John sold $4.62 million.

Willis Investment Counsel, which manages about $1.45B and $1.42 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Sanofi (NYSE:SNY) by 16,200 shares to 25,300 shares, valued at $1.09 million in 2017Q4, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Abb Ltd (NYSE:ABB) by 20,800 shares in the quarter, for a total of 454,800 shares, and has risen its stake in Glaxosmithkline Plc (NYSE:GSK).

More notable recent Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAS) news were published by: 247Wallst.com which released: “Why Hasbro Is Shifting the Blame in Q1” on April 23, 2018, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “SIGA Technologies Stock Trading Halted Today; FDA Advisory Committee is Scheduled to Review New Drug …” published on May 01, 2018, Nasdaq.com published: “Stocks Stumble Into May” on May 01, 2018. More interesting news about Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAS) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “Nasdaq’s Proposal to Improve the Trading Environment in Small and Medium Growth Companies and Investors” published on May 01, 2018 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Hasbro lands key entertainment assets” with publication date: May 01, 2018.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.02 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.08, from 1.1 in 2017Q3. It fall, as 50 investors sold HAS shares while 183 reduced holdings. 76 funds opened positions while 161 raised stakes. 97.15 million shares or 0.10% less from 97.25 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Da Davidson & Com invested in 0.01% or 3,371 shares. Assetmark reported 221 shares. Peddock Capital Limited Liability Co has 525 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Arrowstreet Ltd Partnership accumulated 4,200 shares or 0% of the stock. Veritable Limited Partnership owns 2,750 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft Fi, Germany-based fund reported 26,469 shares. Fort Washington Investment Advsrs Inc Oh stated it has 0.01% in Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAS). Strategic Glob Advisors Limited Liability Company holds 9,218 shares or 0.27% of its portfolio. Canada Pension Plan Board owns 0.02% invested in Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAS) for 133,710 shares. 182,973 were reported by Jpmorgan Chase &. Shell Asset Mngmt reported 0.01% in Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAS). Moreover, Nine Masts Capital Limited has 0.07% invested in Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAS) for 5,922 shares. Dynamic Capital Ltd accumulated 43,205 shares. Uss Mgmt Ltd holds 0.27% or 252,300 shares in its portfolio. Mai Capital holds 0.05% or 9,148 shares.

More notable recent Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) news were published by: Livetradingnews.com which released: “Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Technicals Suggest a Downward Trend” on May 04, 2018, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “Why Apple, Kraft Heinz, and California Resources Jumped Today” published on May 04, 2018, 247Wallst.com published: “Apple Gains Share of Shrinking Smartphone Market” on May 02, 2018. More interesting news about Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “Trade of the Day: Apple Inc. Stock Embarks on Lower Highs” published on May 03, 2018 as well as Livetradingnews.com‘s news article titled: “Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Jumped 4.42%” with publication date: May 03, 2018.

Blue Fin Capital Inc, which manages about $165.51M and $171.65 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Powershares Senior Loan Portfolio (BKLN) by 24,085 shares to 65,925 shares, valued at $1.52M in 2017Q4, according to the filing.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.73 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.03, from 0.7 in 2017Q3. It is positive, as 50 investors sold AAPL shares while 1023 reduced holdings. 151 funds opened positions while 637 raised stakes. 2.98 billion shares or 0.18% more from 2.97 billion shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Crestpoint Capital Limited Liability Company holds 22,000 shares. Oakworth reported 74,092 shares or 3% of all its holdings. Nwq Management Ltd Llc has invested 0.01% in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL). Kcm Advsr Limited Liability Com holds 2.48% of its portfolio in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) for 250,201 shares. Carlson Cap LP accumulated 0.1% or 33,353 shares. Barton Management has 0.18% invested in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL). Conestoga Advsrs stated it has 0.02% of its portfolio in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL). Edmp holds 41,672 shares or 6.29% of its portfolio. Osher Van De Voorde Management reported 58,617 shares stake. Fayez Sarofim holds 5.02 million shares or 4.41% of its portfolio. Fiduciary Financial Svcs Of The Southwest Inc Tx, Texas-based fund reported 29,093 shares. Dorsey Wright And Assoc has 2,956 shares for 0.09% of their portfolio. Illinois-based Interactive Financial Advsrs has invested 0.08% in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL). Agf Invests Inc invested in 0.19% or 115,785 shares. Kentucky-based Renaissance Gp Limited Co has invested 1.33% in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL).

Since December 7, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 5 insider sales for $26.72 million activity. On Friday, January 5 the insider Riccio Daniel J. sold $2.73 million. Another trade for 69,491 shares valued at $11.56 million was made by SCHILLER PHILIP W on Tuesday, April 3.

Among 56 analysts covering Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL), 37 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 18 Hold. Therefore 66% are positive. Apple Inc. had 413 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has “Perform” rating given on Wednesday, April 27 by Oppenheimer. Bank of America maintained the shares of AAPL in report on Thursday, August 27 with “Neutral” rating. UBS maintained the shares of AAPL in report on Wednesday, May 2 with “Buy” rating. Morgan Stanley maintained the stock with “Overweight” rating in Friday, April 20 report. As per Friday, September 11, the company rating was maintained by Raymond James. RBC Capital Markets maintained Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) rating on Friday, April 20. RBC Capital Markets has “Buy” rating and $20300 target. S&P Research maintained Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) on Tuesday, July 21 with “Hold” rating. The company was maintained on Monday, November 16 by UBS. The company was maintained on Wednesday, August 2 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. As per Wednesday, July 27, the company rating was maintained by Brean Capital.

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