Hoertkorn Richard Charles increased its stake in Alibaba Group Holding (BABA) by 53.78% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Hoertkorn Richard Charles bought 5,195 shares as the company’s stock rose 3.18% while stock markets declined. The institutional investor held 14,855 shares of the business services company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $2.56 million, up from 9,660 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Hoertkorn Richard Charles who had been investing in Alibaba Group Holding for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $501.05 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.52% or $1.02 during the last trading session, reaching $195. About 14.24M shares traded. Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) has risen 68.29% since May 20, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 56.74% the S&P500.
Dean Capital Management increased its stake in Cabot Corp Com (CBT) by 13.52% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Dean Capital Management bought 7,885 shares as the company’s stock declined 11.84% with the market. The institutional investor held 66,205 shares of the major chemicals company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $4.08M, up from 58,320 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Dean Capital Management who had been investing in Cabot Corp Com for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $3.74 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 1.37% or $0.84 during the last trading session, reaching $60.57. About 606,491 shares traded or 25.39% up from the average. Cabot Corporation (NYSE:CBT) has declined 5.91% since May 20, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 17.46% the S&P500.
Dean Capital Management, which manages about $555.00M and $211.70M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Deluxe Corp (NYSE:DLX) by 15,415 shares to 50,717 shares, valued at $3.90 million in 2017Q4, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Big Lots Inc (NYSE:BIG) by 10,685 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 31,085 shares, and cut its stake in Travelport Worldwide Ltd (NYSE:TVPT).
Since May 14, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 3 sales for $9.18 million activity. Prevost Patrick M. sold $7.64M worth of Cabot Corporation (NYSE:CBT) on Monday, May 14. Cross Nicholas S. also sold $937,416 worth of Cabot Corporation (NYSE:CBT) on Monday, May 14.
Investors sentiment increased to 1.07 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.08, from 0.99 in 2017Q3. It is positive, as 16 investors sold CBT shares while 96 reduced holdings. 41 funds opened positions while 79 raised stakes. 51.73 million shares or 0.23% less from 51.85 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Moreover, Axa has 0.04% invested in Cabot Corporation (NYSE:CBT). State Of Alaska Department Of Revenue reported 3,600 shares stake. Wright Investors Ser accumulated 10,177 shares. Cubist Systematic Strategies Ltd Liability Corp stated it has 5,125 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. Deprince Race Zollo Inc holds 0.46% of its portfolio in Cabot Corporation (NYSE:CBT) for 333,392 shares. Metropolitan Life Insur Company has 17,721 shares. Massmutual Co Fsb Adv has 2,000 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Evercore Wealth Limited Liability owns 6,600 shares or 0.02% of their US portfolio. 1St Source Commercial Bank owns 16,800 shares or 0.09% of their US portfolio. Wedge Cap Management L Lp Nc owns 314,781 shares. Ahl Partners Limited Liability Partnership invested in 0.21% or 216,649 shares. Savings Bank Of Mellon accumulated 1.98 million shares. Alpha Windward Ltd stated it has 8,831 shares or 0.32% of all its holdings. Us State Bank De holds 0% in Cabot Corporation (NYSE:CBT) or 21,622 shares. North Star Inv stated it has 0.01% in Cabot Corporation (NYSE:CBT).
Among 13 analysts covering Cabot (NYSE:CBT), 11 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 85% are positive. Cabot had 29 analyst reports since August 13, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was upgraded on Tuesday, December 19 by Suntrust Robinson. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, June 8 by Jefferies. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Friday, August 12 by Deutsche Bank. Jefferies maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Thursday, July 13 report. The stock of Cabot Corporation (NYSE:CBT) has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, August 13 by Deutsche Bank. The rating was upgraded by SunTrust to “Buy” on Tuesday, December 19. KeyBanc Capital Markets downgraded the stock to “Sector Weight” rating in Monday, April 11 report. Deutsche Bank maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Wednesday, November 11 report. Loop Capital upgraded the shares of CBT in report on Friday, January 5 to “Buy” rating. The firm has “Sell” rating by Zacks given on Tuesday, September 1.
More important recent Cabot Corporation (NYSE:CBT) news were published by: Newsok.com which released: “Cabot Corporation Introduces Activated Carbons Optimized for Catalyst Support Applications at ACHEMA 2018” on May 16, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com published article titled: “Cabot’s (CBT) CEO Sean Keohane on Q2 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript”, Benzinga.com published: “Baird Upgrades Cabot Corp.: ‘We Believe Valuation Remains Attractive'” on May 09, 2018. More interesting news about Cabot Corporation (NYSE:CBT) was released by: Globenewswire.com and their article: “Report: Exploring Fundamental Drivers Behind Micronet Enertec Technologies, Everbridge, Visteon, Commerce …” with publication date: May 17, 2018.
More notable recent Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “CNBC: Ant Financial nearing $10B equity raise; BABA +1.3%” on May 10, 2018, also Finance.Yahoo.com with their article: “Alibaba Group Holding Ltd Is Itching for a Breakout” published on May 17, 2018, Seekingalpha.com published: “Alibaba: Another Explosive Quarter” on May 14, 2018. More interesting news about Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “MKM Partners raises its Alibaba target to 43% upside” published on May 18, 2018 as well as Benzinga.com‘s news article titled: “What Is Intermarket Analysis?” with publication date: May 14, 2018.