Summit Creek Advisors Llc increased its stake in Dave & Buster’s Entertainment (PLAY) by 65.86% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Summit Creek Advisors Llc bought 61,750 shares as the company’s stock declined 25.85% with the market. The institutional investor held 155,515 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $8.58 million, up from 93,765 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Summit Creek Advisors Llc who had been investing in Dave & Buster’s Entertainment for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $1.59B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.41% or $0.165 during the last trading session, reaching $40.205. About 289,405 shares traded. Dave & Buster's Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLAY) has declined 32.19% since May 17, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 43.74% the S&P500.
Jeffrey Gates decreased its stake in Davita Inc (DVA) by 19.97% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Gates Capital Management Inc sold 481,094 shares as the company’s stock declined 9.22% with the market. The hedge fund run by Jeffrey Gates held 1.93M shares of the hospital and nursing management company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $139.32M, down from 2.41 million at the end of the previous reported quarter. Gates Capital Management Inc who had been investing in Davita Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $11.80 billion market cap company. The stock increased 1.21% or $0.81 during the last trading session, reaching $67.64. About 634,216 shares traded. DaVita Inc. (NYSE:DVA) has declined 2.38% since May 17, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 13.93% the S&P500.
Since December 7, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 6 sales for $8.31 million activity. 5,608 shares were sold by HILGER JAMES K, worth $389,506 on Thursday, December 7. Rodriguez Javier sold $1.52 million worth of DaVita Inc. (NYSE:DVA) on Thursday, December 7. $488,016 worth of DaVita Inc. (NYSE:DVA) was sold by BERG CHARLES on Monday, December 11. $5.57 million worth of DaVita Inc. (NYSE:DVA) was sold by THIRY KENT J on Friday, December 8.
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Investors sentiment decreased to 0.74 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.15, from 0.89 in 2017Q3. It worsened, as 47 investors sold DVA shares while 170 reduced holdings. 74 funds opened positions while 86 raised stakes. 145.16 million shares or 8.84% less from 159.24 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Fil Ltd, a Bermuda-based fund reported 757,644 shares. Ny State Teachers Retirement reported 251,080 shares or 0.04% of all its holdings. Nordea Inv Mgmt Ab reported 0% in DaVita Inc. (NYSE:DVA). Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania School Empls Retrmt has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in DaVita Inc. (NYSE:DVA). Comm Comml Bank holds 0.01% or 5,490 shares in its portfolio. Pittenger Anderson Inc reported 0% stake. First Tru Limited Partnership invested in 650,039 shares or 0.11% of the stock. Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft Fi, Germany-based fund reported 23,650 shares. Hikari Power owns 333,920 shares. Oak Assoc Oh reported 181,590 shares or 0.93% of all its holdings. Gotham Asset Mgmt Lc reported 0.09% of its portfolio in DaVita Inc. (NYSE:DVA). Ftb reported 255 shares. Utah Retirement Systems, Utah-based fund reported 28,418 shares. Bridger Mngmt Ltd Limited Liability Company stated it has 3.45% in DaVita Inc. (NYSE:DVA). Aviva Plc stated it has 0.04% of its portfolio in DaVita Inc. (NYSE:DVA).
Among 12 analysts covering DaVita (NYSE:DVA), 4 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 33% are positive. DaVita had 40 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Buy” rating by Robert W. Baird given on Tuesday, February 13. The company was maintained on Tuesday, November 28 by Raymond James. The stock of DaVita Inc. (NYSE:DVA) has “Neutral” rating given on Wednesday, September 16 by JP Morgan. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, January 4 by Bank of America. Citigroup upgraded DaVita Inc. (NYSE:DVA) on Monday, December 11 to “Buy” rating. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Sector Perform” rating in Tuesday, February 16 report. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Sector Perform” rating and $83 target in Thursday, August 6 report. The firm has “Buy” rating by Robert W. Baird given on Tuesday, December 12. On Friday, May 26 the stock rating was maintained by Goldman Sachs with “Sell”. The stock of DaVita Inc. (NYSE:DVA) earned “Neutral” rating by Bank of America on Wednesday, November 8.
Gates Capital Management Inc, which manages about $3.48B and $4.17B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Vista Outdoor Inc by 122,908 shares to 3.86 million shares, valued at $56.21M in 2017Q4, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Mgm Resorts International (NYSE:MGM) by 327,415 shares in the quarter, for a total of 3.43 million shares, and has risen its stake in Welbilt Inc.
Analysts await DaVita Inc. (NYSE:DVA) to report earnings on August, 7. They expect $0.98 EPS, up 6.52% or $0.06 from last year’s $0.92 per share. DVA’s profit will be $171.01M for 17.26 P/E if the $0.98 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.05 actual EPS reported by DaVita Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -6.67% negative EPS growth.
Summit Creek Advisors Llc, which manages about $971.18M and $532.50M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Cavium Inc. (NASDAQ:CAVM) by 37,935 shares to 159,915 shares, valued at $13.41M in 2017Q4, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Motorcar Parts Of America (NASDAQ:MPAA) by 117,991 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 102,669 shares, and cut its stake in Callidus Software (NASDAQ:CALD).
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