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Donald Smith & Company Has Cut Loews (L) Position; Investment Counselors Of Maryland Has Boosted By $351,120 Its Cbiz (CBZ) Holding

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Investment Counselors Of Maryland Llc increased Cbiz Inc (CBZ) stake by 2.38% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Investment Counselors Of Maryland Llc acquired 23,408 shares as Cbiz Inc (CBZ)’s stock rose 18.24%. The Investment Counselors Of Maryland Llc holds 1.01M shares with $15.53M value, up from 982,048 last quarter. Cbiz Inc now has $1.09 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.25% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $20. About 214,416 shares traded or 21.89% up from the average. CBIZ, Inc. (NYSE:CBZ) has risen 33.46% since May 19, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 21.91% the S&P500.

Donald Smith & Company Inc decreased Loews Corp (L) stake by 1.69% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Donald Smith & Company Inc sold 24,212 shares as Loews Corp (L)’s stock declined 1.13%. The Donald Smith & Company Inc holds 1.41M shares with $70.38M value, down from 1.43 million last quarter. Loews Corp now has $16.38 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.27% or $0.14 during the last trading session, reaching $51.31. About 1.54 million shares traded or 6.38% up from the average. Loews Corporation (NYSE:L) has risen 6.93% since May 19, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 4.62% the S&P500.

Since December 8, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 9 sales for $4.21 million activity. 1,000 shares were sold by GERARD STEVEN L, worth $18,959. The insider DIMARTINO JOSEPH S sold 3,998 shares worth $75,220. On Friday, March 2 GROVE WARE H sold $458,862 worth of CBIZ, Inc. (NYSE:CBZ) or 25,000 shares. $523,250 worth of CBIZ, Inc. (NYSE:CBZ) was sold by Kouzelos Michael P on Tuesday, December 12.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.5 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.32, from 1.82 in 2017Q3. It dived, as 9 investors sold CBZ shares while 39 reduced holdings. 25 funds opened positions while 47 raised stakes. 46.09 million shares or 0.07% more from 46.06 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Barclays Public Limited Co reported 14,210 shares. Deutsche National Bank Ag stated it has 210,531 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Koch Industry has invested 0.02% in CBIZ, Inc. (NYSE:CBZ). Polar Asset Prtnrs reported 0.32% in CBIZ, Inc. (NYSE:CBZ). 127,439 are held by Shell Asset Mgmt. Assetmark has invested 0% of its portfolio in CBIZ, Inc. (NYSE:CBZ). First Quadrant Limited Partnership Ca has invested 0.01% in CBIZ, Inc. (NYSE:CBZ). Bridgeway Capital Management Inc holds 0.06% of its portfolio in CBIZ, Inc. (NYSE:CBZ) for 363,383 shares. Commercial Bank Of Montreal Can holds 0% or 517 shares. Parametric Associate Limited Co owns 111,064 shares. Prudential invested in 27,742 shares. Rice Hall James And Lc invested in 0.11% or 187,636 shares. Voya Investment Mngmt Llc stated it has 0% of its portfolio in CBIZ, Inc. (NYSE:CBZ). Sei Com holds 0% of its portfolio in CBIZ, Inc. (NYSE:CBZ) for 178 shares. Hotchkis And Wiley Cap Limited Liability invested in 0% or 26,364 shares.

Among 2 analysts covering CBIZ (NYSE:CBZ), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. CBIZ had 6 analyst reports since October 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. First Analysis downgraded it to “Underweight” rating and $9.50 target in Thursday, October 29 report. The firm has “Equal-Weight” rating by First Analysis given on Tuesday, March 15. The rating was initiated by Sidoti on Tuesday, July 19 with “Buy”. Sidoti downgraded the stock to “Neutral” rating in Tuesday, October 13 report. The company was upgraded on Thursday, January 21 by Sidoti. First Analysis downgraded the shares of CBZ in report on Wednesday, October 7 to “Equal-Weight” rating.

Investment Counselors Of Maryland Llc decreased Federal Signal Corp (NYSE:FSS) stake by 294,100 shares to 674,000 valued at $13.54M in 2017Q4. It also reduced Mgic Investment Corp (NYSE:MTG) stake by 633,130 shares and now owns 1.29 million shares. Group 1 Automotive Inc (NYSE:GPI) was reduced too.

Another recent and important CBIZ, Inc. (NYSE:CBZ) news was published by Globenewswire.com which published an article titled: “Report: Developing Opportunities within Boston Private Financial, Ares Management, BioScrip, Glacier, CBIZ, and …” on May 03, 2018.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.17 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.17, from 1 in 2017Q3. It increased, as 23 investors sold L shares while 140 reduced holdings. 51 funds opened positions while 140 raised stakes. 198.15 million shares or 1.07% more from 196.05 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Veritable Ltd Partnership reported 4,820 shares or 0% of all its holdings. American Century Companies stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Loews Corporation (NYSE:L). Macquarie Gru Ltd reported 8,300 shares stake. First Mercantile Commerce has 8,100 shares. Adage Cap Prtnrs Group Inc invested in 387,848 shares or 0.04% of the stock. Moreover, Natixis has 0.02% invested in Loews Corporation (NYSE:L) for 40,846 shares. Tiaa Cref Investment Management Lc reported 0.02% in Loews Corporation (NYSE:L). Nordea Inv Mngmt Ab reported 149,455 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. 1.08 million are held by Renaissance Ltd Liability Company. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Mgmt holds 0% or 2,304 shares in its portfolio. Virtus Advisers invested in 20,518 shares or 0.02% of the stock. Bessemer Gp reported 114,463 shares. Sentinel Lba has 28,723 shares. Mason Street Limited reported 0.04% of its portfolio in Loews Corporation (NYSE:L). Mraz Amerine & Associates holds 4.46% or 290,828 shares.

More important recent Loews Corporation (NYSE:L) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Loews Corporation 2018 Q1 – Results – Earnings Call Slides” on May 01, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com published article titled: “Loews Corp’s (L) CEO James Tisch on Q1 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript”, Globenewswire.com published: “Factors of Influence in 2018, Key Indicators and Opportunity within Fred’s, Nexstar Broadcasting Group, CNO Financial …” on May 14, 2018. More interesting news about Loews Corporation (NYSE:L) was released by: 247Wallst.com and their article: “Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Andeavor, CSX, Lam Research, Owens Corning, UPS, Xerox and More” with publication date: May 14, 2018.

Analysts await Loews Corporation (NYSE:L) to report earnings on July, 30. They expect $0.80 earnings per share, up 5.26% or $0.04 from last year’s $0.76 per share. L’s profit will be $255.45 million for 16.03 P/E if the $0.80 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.89 actual earnings per share reported by Loews Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -10.11% negative EPS growth.

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