Cleararc Capital Inc increased Air Prods & Chems Inc Com (APD) stake by 54.85% reported in 2018Q1 SEC filing. Cleararc Capital Inc acquired 3,035 shares as Air Prods & Chems Inc Com (APD)’s stock declined 0.27%. The Cleararc Capital Inc holds 8,568 shares with $1.36 million value, up from 5,533 last quarter. Air Prods & Chems Inc Com now has $36.49 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.90% or $1.51 during the last trading session, reaching $166.49. About 329,321 shares traded. Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD) has risen 14.49% since June 13, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.92% the S&P500. Some Historical APD News: ; 26/04/2018 – AIR PRODUCTS EARNINGS CALL CONCLUDES; 10/04/2018 – It’s a Gas! Praxair, Air Products Lead in Top U.S. Gas Plant Kickoffs of 2018, an Industrial Info News Alert; 08/05/2018 – Air Products at Goldman Sachs Basic Materials Conference May 15; 09/05/2018 – Air Products Scales India Operations, Opens World-class Engineering Centre in Pune; 26/04/2018 – AIR PRODUCTS APD.N SEES FY 2018 ADJUSTED SHR $7.25 TO $7.40; 26/04/2018 – AIR PRODUCTS AIMS TO SPEND $13B ON GROWTH OVER 5 YEARS; 26/04/2018 – AIR PRODUCTS SAYS CLOSED TODAY ON $1.3B LU-AN SYNGAS JV PROJECT; 26/04/2018 – Air Products & Chemicals Sees 3Q Adj EPS $1.80-Adj EPS $1.85; 26/04/2018 – AIR PRODUCTS AND CHEMICALS INC – INCLUDING LU’AN PROJECT, CO EXPECTS FISCAL YEAR 2018 CAPITAL SPENDING OF $1.8 BLN TO $2.0 BLN; 07/05/2018 – AIR PRODUCTS FORMS ALLIANCE WITH SHELL FOR LIQUIDS GASIFICATION
Cadence Bank Na increased Southwest Airlines Co (LUV) stake by 164.48% reported in 2018Q1 SEC filing. Cadence Bank Na acquired 11,765 shares as Southwest Airlines Co (LUV)’s stock declined 11.16%. The Cadence Bank Na holds 18,918 shares with $1.08M value, up from 7,153 last quarter. Southwest Airlines Co now has $29.97B valuation. The stock increased 1.41% or $0.72 during the last trading session, reaching $51.69. About 2.54 million shares traded. Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) has declined 13.23% since June 13, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 25.80% the S&P500. Some Historical LUV News: ; 18/04/2018 – SOUTHWEST AIRLINES CO – THE FLIGHT 577 AIRCRAFT HAS BEEN TAKEN OUT OF SERVICE FOR MAINTENANCE REVIEW; 20/04/2018 – SOUTHWEST INSPECTING FAN BLADES AFTER APRIL 17 ENGINE FAILURE; 26/04/2018 – CFM says more than half of engines inspected after emergency directive; 18/04/2018 – Rep. Lipinski: Lipinski Releases Statement on Southwest Airlines Flight 1380; 17/04/2018 – SOUTHWEST AIRLINE SAYS ENGINE INVOLVED IN TUESDAY’S INCIDENT IS SERVICED BY GENERAL ELECTRIC GE.N; 27/04/2018 – Southwest 1380 Pilots Steered a Well-Timed Descent; 18/04/2018 – A Southwest plane had a similar issue in 2016; 18/04/2018 – ABC7 News: #BREAKING: Bird strike forces Southwest jet to make emergency landing in Nashville, Tennesse; 26/04/2018 – Southwest Airlines Drops as Fatal Accident Slows Ticket Sales; 10/05/2018 – Southwest Airlines Maintains its Leadership Position as Most Social Airline Brand
Since December 13, 2017, it had 1 buy, and 6 insider sales for $5.57 million activity. Shares for $600,491 were sold by BROOKS DOUGLAS H. Romo Tammy sold $133,466 worth of stock. Van de Ven Michael G also sold $1.78 million worth of Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) on Friday, March 2. Jordan Robert E sold $2.12 million worth of stock or 32,931 shares. Shares for $107,240 were sold by MONTFORD JOHN T. The insider Wells Gregory D sold 8,323 shares worth $490,066. 3,500 shares valued at $196,875 were bought by CUNNINGHAM WILLIAM H DR on Monday, February 12.
Among 22 analysts covering Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV), 17 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 77% are positive. Southwest Airlines Co. had 79 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by JP Morgan with “Overweight” on Thursday, February 4. On Friday, July 24 the stock rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with “Buy”. Bank of America downgraded Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) rating on Tuesday, January 9. Bank of America has “Hold” rating and $73.0 target. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Friday, April 28 by Cowen & Co. Imperial Capital maintained the stock with “Outperform” rating in Thursday, September 3 report. The stock of Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) has “Outperform” rating given on Tuesday, October 11 by Bernstein. Imperial Capital initiated the stock with “Outperform” rating in Friday, September 9 report. On Friday, October 27 the stock rating was maintained by Buckingham Research with “Neutral”. The stock has “Buy” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Thursday, May 25. Imperial Capital maintained it with “Outperform” rating and $68 target in Friday, April 28 report.
More notable recent Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) news were published by: Benzinga.com which released: “Wall Street Subdued As Trump-Kim Summit Statement Light On Details” on June 12, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Fuel Hedging To Help Southwest, Not Peers” published on June 06, 2018, Etftrends.com published: “Airline ETF Looks for a Summer Surge” on June 13, 2018. More interesting news about Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Southwest Airlines: Buyback Speaks Volumes” published on May 17, 2018 as well as Bizjournals.com‘s news article titled: “Southwest Airlines eyes new international routes” with publication date: May 18, 2018.
Investors sentiment decreased to 0.88 in Q1 2018. Its down 0.08, from 0.96 in 2017Q4. It worsened, as 79 investors sold LUV shares while 249 reduced holdings. 65 funds opened positions while 222 raised stakes. 440.55 million shares or 2.72% less from 452.86 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Acg Wealth invested in 39,326 shares. Louisiana State Employees Retirement Systems has invested 0.09% in Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV). Bryn Mawr Tru Co invested in 3,596 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Twin Tree Mngmt LP stated it has 7,792 shares. Meiji Yasuda Life Insur reported 0.17% in Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV). Rench Wealth Management Inc has invested 0.17% in Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV). Cypress Mgmt (Wy) holds 0.01% or 200 shares in its portfolio. New Vernon Inv Management Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 0.7% stake. Parametric Limited Liability Company owns 1.64M shares. 43,140 are held by Norman Fields Gottscho Cap Limited Liability Company. Fifth Third Natl Bank holds 0.02% or 64,018 shares. Parkwood Ltd Liability accumulated 9,023 shares. Pictet Asset Mgmt owns 141,938 shares. Davenport Limited Liability Company accumulated 1.01 million shares. Planning Advisors Llc holds 12,527 shares.
Another recent and important Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD) news was published by Prnewswire.com which published an article titled: “Air Products Will Introduce Its New Gas Density Sensor for Sintering Furnaces at POWDERMET 2018” on June 12, 2018.
Investors sentiment decreased to 1.01 in Q1 2018. Its down 0.22, from 1.23 in 2017Q4. It turned negative, as 56 investors sold APD shares while 277 reduced holdings. 75 funds opened positions while 262 raised stakes. 184.89 million shares or 1.00% less from 186.75 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Sandler Cap Mgmt holds 21,810 shares or 0.42% of its portfolio. Gradient Limited Liability invested 0.45% of its portfolio in Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD). Carroll Associates owns 569 shares or 0.01% of their US portfolio. Harding Loevner LP has invested 0% of its portfolio in Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD). Amica Retiree Med invested in 1,563 shares. Jefferies Grp Limited Liability Corp invested in 4,835 shares or 0% of the stock. Mason Street Limited Liability Co invested 0.11% of its portfolio in Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD). Wealth Architects Ltd Llc holds 1,831 shares or 0.1% of its portfolio. Dodge Cox holds 3,550 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Cohen Steers Inc holds 52,299 shares. Ferguson Wellman Management holds 2,620 shares. King Luther Capital Mngmt accumulated 230,126 shares. Whalerock Point Prns Ltd invested in 0.12% or 2,255 shares. Gsa Cap Ptnrs Llp has 0.11% invested in Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD). Piedmont Inv Advsrs Ltd Liability Com stated it has 83,986 shares.
Cleararc Capital Inc decreased Illinois Tool Works (NYSE:ITW) stake by 19,489 shares to 8,253 valued at $1.29M in 2018Q1. It also reduced Jpmorgan Chase & Co Com (NYSE:JPM) stake by 3,290 shares and now owns 104,974 shares. Ishares Currency Hedged Msci (HEZU) was reduced too.
Among 21 analysts covering Air Products & Chemicals (NYSE:APD), 16 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 76% are positive. Air Products & Chemicals had 61 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Deutsche Bank maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Wednesday, August 2 report. Robert W. Baird downgraded Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD) rating on Monday, January 30. Robert W. Baird has “Neutral” rating and $140 target. Citigroup downgraded the stock to “Neutral” rating in Tuesday, January 5 report. The stock of Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD) earned “Buy” rating by Citigroup on Monday, December 5. Jefferies maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Thursday, July 13 report. The firm has “Buy” rating by SunTrust given on Thursday, October 26. The stock of Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD) earned “Neutral” rating by Susquehanna on Wednesday, October 7. The rating was reinitiated by Bank of America on Friday, January 22 with “Neutral”. Barclays Capital maintained Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD) on Monday, May 2 with “Equal Weight” rating. The company was upgraded on Thursday, September 14 by Susquehanna.