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Unilever N V N Y Shs New (UN) Shareholder Moneta Group Investment Advisors Trimmed Stake by $840,000; Halbert Hargrove Russell Stake in Microsoft (MSFT) Lifted by $348,755

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Halbert Hargrove Russell Llc increased its stake in Microsoft Corp (MSFT) by 32.15% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Halbert Hargrove Russell Llc bought 4,103 shares as the company’s stock rose 4.63% while stock markets declined. The institutional investor held 16,865 shares of the prepackaged software company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $1.44 million, up from 12,762 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Halbert Hargrove Russell Llc who had been investing in Microsoft Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $740.35 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.19% or $0.18 during the last trading session, reaching $96.36. About 13.92M shares traded. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has risen 37.43% since May 19, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 25.88% the S&P500.

Moneta Group Investment Advisors Llc decreased its stake in Unilever N V N Y Shs New (UN) by 26.92% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Moneta Group Investment Advisors Llc sold 15,000 shares as the company’s stock declined 4.54% with the market. The institutional investor held 40,713 shares of the package goods and cosmetics company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $2.29M, down from 55,713 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Moneta Group Investment Advisors Llc who had been investing in Unilever N V N Y Shs New for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $158.48 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.95% or $0.53 during the last trading session, reaching $56.35. About 1.61M shares traded or 10.79% up from the average. Unilever N.V. (NYSE:UN) has risen 6.36% since May 19, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 5.19% the S&P500.

Since February 16, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 3 insider sales for $930,912 activity.

More notable recent Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Microsoft Does It Again” on May 01, 2018, also Investorplace.com with their article: “3 Stocks to Watch on Thursday: Booking Holdings Inc (BKNG), Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) and Qualcomm, Inc …” published on May 10, 2018, 247Wallst.com published: “Microsoft Catches Amazon as Second Most Valuable Company” on April 25, 2018. More interesting news about Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “Microsoft Corporation Replacing Surface Pro 4s in “Flickergate” Resolution” published on May 14, 2018 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Microsoft: Headed To Higher Highs” with publication date: May 01, 2018.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.77 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.06, from 0.83 in 2017Q3. It worsened, as 39 investors sold MSFT shares while 1012 reduced holdings. 134 funds opened positions while 676 raised stakes. 5.46 billion shares or 0.90% less from 5.51 billion shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Summit Financial Wealth Advsr Limited Liability owns 17,476 shares. Millennium Limited Co invested in 0.21% or 1.76M shares. Buffington Mohr Mcneal holds 2.51% or 76,799 shares in its portfolio. Holderness stated it has 56,972 shares or 2.39% of all its holdings. Hanseatic Services Inc, New Mexico-based fund reported 13,186 shares. Btc Incorporated reported 127,940 shares. Eagle Cap Management Ltd Liability Com has invested 7.2% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Ksa Capital Mngmt Limited has invested 5.49% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Choate Investment has 121,243 shares for 0.53% of their portfolio. Community Trust & Investment Co owns 328,578 shares. Covington Advisors Incorporated invested 2.26% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Chicago Equity Prtnrs Ltd Liability Corp accumulated 495,397 shares. 1.57 million are owned by Lpl Lc. Private Ocean Ltd Co has invested 0.41% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Sigma Planning holds 127,122 shares.

Among 37 analysts covering Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT), 31 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 84% are positive. Microsoft Corporation had 185 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Buy” rating by Bank of America given on Wednesday, June 14. The stock of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, August 23 by BMO Capital Markets. Cowen & Co maintained Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) on Friday, April 1 with “Market Perform” rating. The stock of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) earned “Buy” rating by William Blair on Wednesday, March 21. Cowen & Co maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Friday, January 26 report. UBS maintained Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) on Friday, October 23 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Overweight” rating by Barclays Capital given on Friday, April 27. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, October 27 by Piper Jaffray. Stifel Nicolaus upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Thursday, August 13 report. The stock of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has “Overweight” rating given on Thursday, January 25 by Barclays Capital.

Among 11 analysts covering Unilever NV (NYSE:UN), 7 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 64% are positive. Unilever NV had 13 analyst reports since September 25, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Neutral” rating by JP Morgan on Wednesday, December 7. The company was upgraded on Friday, March 23 by Argus Research. The stock has “Hold” rating by Liberum Capital on Monday, March 27. The rating was upgraded by Barclays Capital to “Overweight” on Friday, March 24. RBC Capital Markets downgraded the shares of UN in report on Friday, July 22 to “Sector Perform” rating. As per Thursday, August 10, the company rating was downgraded by RBC Capital Markets. On Wednesday, August 31 the stock rating was upgraded by Citigroup to “Buy”. Jefferies upgraded the shares of UN in report on Tuesday, December 13 to “Buy” rating. The rating was upgraded by UBS on Wednesday, March 28 to “Buy”. The firm has “Neutral” rating by Credit Suisse given on Tuesday, December 8.

Another recent and important Unilever N.V. (NYSE:UN) news was published by Seekingalpha.com which published an article titled: “PepsiCo Is The Perfect 3G Target” on May 18, 2018.

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