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Barometer Capital Management Upped United Rentals (URI) Position By $5.23 Million; Archrock (AROC) SI Increased By 41.46%

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Barometer Capital Management Inc increased United Rentals Inc (URI) stake by 96.84% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Barometer Capital Management Inc acquired 30,600 shares as United Rentals Inc (URI)’s stock rose 4.52%. The Barometer Capital Management Inc holds 62,200 shares with $10.69 million value, up from 31,600 last quarter. United Rentals Inc now has $14.03 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.59% or $0.99 during the last trading session, reaching $167.77. About 1.19 million shares traded. United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) has risen 48.17% since May 23, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 36.62% the S&P500.

Archrock Inc (NYSE:AROC) had an increase of 41.46% in short interest. AROC’s SI was 6.79M shares in May as released by FINRA. Its up 41.46% from 4.80M shares previously. With 1.28 million avg volume, 5 days are for Archrock Inc (NYSE:AROC)’s short sellers to cover AROC’s short positions. The SI to Archrock Inc’s float is 9.77%. The stock decreased 1.67% or $0.2 during the last trading session, reaching $11.8. About 1.06 million shares traded. Archrock, Inc. (NYSE:AROC) has declined 26.05% since May 23, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 37.60% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.92 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.17, from 1.09 in 2017Q3. It is negative, as 43 investors sold URI shares while 209 reduced holdings. 76 funds opened positions while 156 raised stakes. 71.73 million shares or 3.37% less from 74.23 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Deutsche Retail Bank Ag holds 0.02% or 157,319 shares. Moreover, Patriot Wealth Mgmt Inc has 0.55% invested in United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) for 22,590 shares. Moreover, Brandywine Glob Investment Management Ltd Liability Company has 0.08% invested in United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI). Fulton Bankshares Na holds 0.15% or 12,240 shares in its portfolio. Assetmark reported 2,128 shares stake. Edgemoor Advsr Inc owns 123,141 shares or 2.78% of their US portfolio. Huntington National Bank & Trust invested in 1,439 shares. Gargoyle Invest Advisor Llc invested in 0.43% or 6,353 shares. Employees Retirement System Of Texas holds 0.02% or 10,000 shares. Ing Groep Nv, Netherlands-based fund reported 28,036 shares. Asset Mngmt One Comm invested in 197,791 shares. 159,621 were reported by Rhumbline Advisers. Advsr Asset Mgmt Inc stated it has 44,932 shares. Arizona State Retirement System, Arizona-based fund reported 42,417 shares. Piedmont Investment Limited Liability owns 11,545 shares or 0.04% of their US portfolio.

More news for United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) were recently published by:, which released: “Tracking David Einhorn’s Portfolio – Q1 2018 Update” on May 23, 2018.‘s article titled: “United Rentals: Free Cash Flow Play” and published on May 11, 2018 is yet another important article.

Barometer Capital Management Inc decreased Anthem Inc (NYSE:ANTM) stake by 31,000 shares to 27,600 valued at $6.21M in 2017Q4. It also reduced Microsoft Corp (NASDAQ:MSFT) stake by 78,542 shares and now owns 337,908 shares. Jpmorgan Chase & Co (NYSE:JPM) was reduced too.

Among 23 analysts covering United Rentals Inc. (NYSE:URI), 7 have Buy rating, 4 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 30% are positive. United Rentals Inc. had 78 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Sunday, December 10, the company rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus. The stock has “Sell” rating by Goldman Sachs on Friday, May 6. Axiom Capital initiated it with “Sell” rating and $39 target in Friday, August 21 report. Avondale upgraded United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) on Thursday, January 26 to “Mkt Outperform” rating. Jefferies maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Friday, April 21 report. As per Friday, July 24, the company rating was downgraded by Wells Fargo. Wolfe Research initiated the shares of URI in report on Tuesday, July 21 with “Underperform” rating. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Thursday, November 10 by Goldman Sachs. The company was maintained on Friday, January 27 by Stifel Nicolaus. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of URI in report on Monday, June 26 with “Hold” rating.

Archrock, Inc. engages in the natural gas contract activities services business in the United States. The company has market cap of $1.53 billion. The firm provides natural gas compression services to clients in the oil and natural gas industry. It has a 45.56 P/E ratio. It also offers aftermarket services, such as parts and components; and operation, maintenance, overhaul, and reconfiguration services to clients who own compression equipment.

More notable recent Archrock, Inc. (NYSE:AROC) news were published by: which released: “Archrock (AROC) Added to B.Riley/FBR Alpha Generator List, Removed Select Energy Services (WTTR)” on May 22, 2018, also with their article: “Weatherford CEO named to Houston chemical company’s board” published on May 22, 2018, published: “Archrock Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend” on April 27, 2018. More interesting news about Archrock, Inc. (NYSE:AROC) were released by: and their article: “Archrock, Inc. Announces Completion of Merger Transaction” published on April 26, 2018 as well as‘s news article titled: “Archrock, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2018 Results” with publication date: May 03, 2018.

Among 12 analysts covering Archrock (NYSE:AROC), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 25% are positive. Archrock had 21 analyst reports since March 28, 2016 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Monday, April 24 with “Hold”. On Monday, August 22 the stock rating was initiated by Piperjaffray with “Neutral”. The rating was maintained by JP Morgan with “Neutral” on Tuesday, August 8. The stock of Archrock, Inc. (NYSE:AROC) has “Neutral” rating given on Friday, January 6 by JP Morgan. Johnson Rice upgraded Archrock, Inc. (NYSE:AROC) on Friday, August 5 to “Accumulate” rating. FBR Capital initiated it with “Mkt Perform” rating and $11 target in Friday, July 15 report. RF Lafferty initiated the shares of AROC in report on Tuesday, April 5 with “Buy” rating. The stock has “Hold” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Sunday, August 20. The stock has “Equal Weight” rating by Capital One on Friday, June 23. The firm earned “Sector Perform” rating on Monday, March 28 by Howard Weil.

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