Beach Investment Management Llc increased its stake in Fedex (FDX) by 96.77% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Beach Investment Management Llc bought 5,100 shares as the company’s stock declined 6.15% with the market. The institutional investor held 10,370 shares of the air freight and delivery services company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $2.59M, up from 5,270 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Beach Investment Management Llc who had been investing in Fedex for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $66.66 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.40% or $0.99 during the last trading session, reaching $249.45. About 1.20 million shares traded. FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX) has risen 25.45% since May 19, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 13.90% the S&P500.
Fayez Sarofim & Company decreased its stake in Phillips66 (PSX) by 0.72% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Fayez Sarofim & Company sold 5,418 shares as the company’s stock declined 5.13% with the market. The institutional investor held 743,331 shares of the integrated oil company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $75.19 million, down from 748,749 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Fayez Sarofim & Company who had been investing in Phillips66 for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $56.05 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.61% or $0.74 during the last trading session, reaching $120.33. About 3.43M shares traded or 45.87% up from the average. Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX) has risen 23.90% since May 19, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 12.35% the S&P500.
Among 37 analysts covering FedEx (NYSE:FDX), 26 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 70% are positive. FedEx had 117 analyst reports since August 14, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Monday, August 14 by Stifel Nicolaus. On Wednesday, September 21 the stock rating was maintained by Oppenheimer with “Outperform”. The firm has “Overweight” rating by Barclays Capital given on Wednesday, May 4. The stock of FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX) earned “Overweight” rating by JP Morgan on Thursday, October 12. Stifel Nicolaus upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Wednesday, March 21 report. The stock has “Buy” rating by Cowen & Co on Tuesday, August 8. Oppenheimer maintained it with “Buy” rating and $22900 target in Wednesday, June 14 report. UBS maintained FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX) on Friday, June 3 with “Buy” rating. Raymond James downgraded the shares of FDX in report on Monday, December 14 to “Mkt Perform” rating. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Buy” on Wednesday, September 21.
More notable recent FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Investors size up UPS and FedEx” on April 27, 2018, also Benzinga.com with their article: “Can Market Draw a Seven? DJIA Up Six Straight Days Amid Tech Rally” published on May 11, 2018, Benzinga.com published: “New Oanda CTO Should Drive Major FinTech Expansion” on April 26, 2018. More interesting news about FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX) were released by: Streetinsider.com and their article: “FedEx (FDX) to Purchase $6 Billion Group Annuity Contract from Metropolitan Life Insurance Company to Reduce …” published on May 08, 2018 as well as Streetinsider.com‘s news article titled: “Glenview Capital Enters AmerisourceBergen (ABC), Express Scripts (ESRX), T-Mobile (TMUS) (more…) -13F” with publication date: May 15, 2018.
Investors sentiment increased to 1.21 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.14, from 1.07 in 2017Q3. It increased, as 45 investors sold FDX shares while 366 reduced holdings. 137 funds opened positions while 361 raised stakes. 193.75 million shares or 3.04% less from 199.84 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Goodman Financial Corporation reported 190 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. 245,610 were reported by Raymond James Assoc. Cohen Cap Mngmt Inc owns 0.06% invested in FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX) for 950 shares. First Quadrant LP Ca has invested 0.02% in FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX). Psagot Invest House has invested 0% of its portfolio in FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX). Community Tru And Co, a Kentucky-based fund reported 95,972 shares. Johnson Counsel holds 11,909 shares or 0.07% of its portfolio. 28,241 are held by Shell Asset. Marble Harbor Invest Counsel Limited Liability Company invested in 1,200 shares or 0.06% of the stock. Pacific Inv Mngmt Com invested in 0.49% or 9,130 shares. Whittier Tru Of Nevada holds 0.03% or 1,456 shares in its portfolio. South Dakota Investment Council holds 0.23% of its portfolio in FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX) for 42,552 shares. Arkansas-based Greenwood Gearhart has invested 2.78% in FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX). Carlton Hofferkamp And Jenks Wealth Management Ltd reported 5,157 shares stake. National Bank & Trust has 25,584 shares.
Since January 2, 2018, it had 1 buy, and 4 insider sales for $45.54 million activity. On Tuesday, January 2 the insider BRONCZEK DAVID J sold $11.89 million. WALSH PAUL S had sold 4,400 shares worth $1.12 million on Wednesday, April 18. SMITH FREDERICK W sold $31.74M worth of stock or 124,000 shares. $19,837 worth of FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX) was bought by SCHWAB SUSAN C.
Analysts await Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX) to report earnings on August, 7. They expect $2.15 EPS, up 97.25% or $1.06 from last year’s $1.09 per share. PSX’s profit will be $1.00 billion for 13.99 P/E if the $2.15 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.04 actual EPS reported by Phillips 66 for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 106.73% EPS growth.
Fayez Sarofim & Company, which manages about $31.66B and $19.30B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Southwestairlinesco (NYSE:LUV) by 50,619 shares to 203,008 shares, valued at $13.29 million in 2017Q4, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Intuitivesurgicalinc. (NASDAQ:ISRG) by 77,160 shares in the quarter, for a total of 128,325 shares, and has risen its stake in Enterpriseproductspartnerslp(Mlp) (NYSE:EPD).
Investors sentiment increased to 1.01 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.09, from 0.92 in 2017Q3. It is positive, as 34 investors sold PSX shares while 372 reduced holdings. 125 funds opened positions while 284 raised stakes. 351.44 million shares or 0.51% less from 353.24 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Mark Sheptoff Finance Planning Limited Liability Com stated it has 0.06% in Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX). Scotia owns 7,962 shares. Summit Asset Mgmt Ltd Liability Co invested 0.16% in Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX). Hilltop Inc holds 0.16% in Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX) or 7,179 shares. Smithfield Trust has 0.04% invested in Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX) for 2,989 shares. Whittier Tru Com Of Nevada has invested 0.05% in Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX). Stillwater Inv Mgmt Limited Company owns 14,748 shares or 0.91% of their US portfolio. 38,700 were reported by Andra Ap. Rowland And Investment Counsel Adv invested 0.04% in Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX). 19,706 were accumulated by Town And Country Bancorporation And Tru Dba First Bankers Tru. Raymond James Fin holds 329,631 shares or 0.21% of its portfolio. Asset Advsrs holds 34,375 shares. Natl Asset Inc reported 0.22% in Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX). 15,413 were reported by Amica Pension Fund Board Of Trustees. 1,562 are owned by Management Inc.
Among 20 analysts covering Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX), 9 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 45% are positive. Phillips 66 had 81 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Tuesday, October 3, the company rating was upgraded by Goldman Sachs. The rating was downgraded by Citigroup on Wednesday, April 20 to “Hold”. The stock of Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX) has “Neutral” rating given on Monday, April 9 by JP Morgan. Goldman Sachs upgraded the shares of PSX in report on Friday, September 30 to “Neutral” rating. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Monday, September 4 by Jefferies. Credit Suisse reinitiated it with “Neutral” rating and $110 target in Wednesday, March 7 report. The stock has “Outperform” rating by Credit Suisse on Tuesday, January 26. The stock of Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX) has “Equal-Weight” rating given on Friday, June 17 by Morgan Stanley. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, February 14 by Cowen & Co. The firm earned “Equal-Weight” rating on Tuesday, October 10 by Barclays Capital.