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Focused Wealth Management Has Lifted Ak Stl Hldg (AKS) Stake By $320,248; C&F Financial (CFFI) Shorts Down By 19.05%

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Focused Wealth Management Inc increased Ak Stl Hldg Corp (AKS) stake by 307.93% reported in 2018Q1 SEC filing. Focused Wealth Management Inc acquired 80,062 shares as Ak Stl Hldg Corp (AKS)’s stock declined 20.88%. The Focused Wealth Management Inc holds 106,062 shares with $480,000 value, up from 26,000 last quarter. Ak Stl Hldg Corp now has $1.50B valuation. The stock decreased 0.94% or $0.045 during the last trading session, reaching $4.755. About 4.72M shares traded. AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) has declined 24.75% since June 13, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 37.32% the S&P500. Some Historical AKS News: ; 23/04/2018 – DJ AK Steel Holding Corporation, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (AKS); 30/04/2018 – AK Steel 1Q EPS 9c; 10/05/2018 – AK Steel Research and Innovation Team Receives Award from Auto/Steel Partnership For Contribution to Research on Innovative Lig; 09/05/2018 – AK Steel’s Middletown Works and Mountain State Carbon Coke Plants Recognized for Outstanding Safety Performance; 30/04/2018 – AK Steel: Expect Automotive, Other Key End-Use Markets to Remain Strong in 2018; 01/05/2018 – AK STEEL CEO ROGER NEWPORT SPEAKS AT INDUSTRY CONFERENCE; 10/05/2018 – AK Steel Research and Innovation Team Receives Award from Auto/Steel Partnership For Contribution to Research on Innovative Lightweight Steel Solutions; 05/03/2018 AA, RS, $MT.NL and 2 more: JUST IN: Republican leaders say they aren’t ruling out action in response to the threatened Trump tariffs on steel and aluminum. – ! $MT.NL $AA $RS $X $AKS; 30/05/2018 – AK Steel Launches TRAN-COR® X – New Grain Oriented Electrical Steel for Power Transformers; 03/05/2018 – AK Steel Research and Innovation Employees Receive Prestigious Award for Work on Third Generation Advanced High Strength Steel

C&F Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:CFFI) had a decrease of 19.05% in short interest. CFFI’s SI was 13,600 shares in June as released by FINRA. Its down 19.05% from 16,800 shares previously. With 9,800 avg volume, 1 days are for C&F Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:CFFI)’s short sellers to cover CFFI’s short positions. The SI to C&F Financial Corporation’s float is 0.42%. The stock increased 0.25% or $0.15 during the last trading session, reaching $60.15. About 2,985 shares traded. C&F Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:CFFI) has risen 25.41% since June 13, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 12.84% the S&P500. Some Historical CFFI News: ; 17/04/2018 – Proteostasis Receives Endorsement from the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation’s Therapeutic Development Network for the Study of the Company’s Amplifier, PTI-428, in CF Subjects on Background Symdeko™ Therapy; 17/04/2018 – C&F Financial Corporation Announces Management Transition; 17/05/2018 – Celtaxsys Announces Last Patient, Last Visit in Landmark CF Phase 2b Lung Function Preservation Trial, Clinical Results Expecte; 17/04/2018 – PROTEOSTASIS RECEIVES ENDORSEMENT FROM THE CYSTIC FIBROSIS FOUNDATION’S THERAPEUTIC DEVELOPMENT NETWORK FOR THE STUDY OF THE COMPANY’S AMPLIFIER, PTI-428, IN CF SUBJECTS ON BACKGROUND SYMDEKO™; 17/04/2018 – C&F Financial 1Q EPS $1.11; 28/03/2018 – AbbVie is Now Accepting CF Scholarship Applications from Students with Cystic Fibrosis for 2018-2019 Academic School Year; 30/05/2018 – ContraFect to Present New Data on CF-301 (exebacase) and Lysins Targeting Gram-Negative Pathogens at ASM Microbe 2018; 17/04/2018 – C&F Financial: Dillon to Be Involved As Executive Chairman; 05/05/2018 – IRAN BLAMES TANKER SANCHI COLLISION ON RIVAL SHIP CF CRYSTAL; 17/04/2018 – AEGEAN MARINE PETROLEUM NETWORK NAMES PAVLOS PAPAGEORGIOU AS CF

More recent AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “New Research Coverage Highlights Matrix Service, The PNC Financial Services Group, Williams-Sonoma, GrubHub …” on June 13, 2018. Also Seekingalpha.com published the news titled: “AK Steel -2% as Goldman cuts to Sell with $4 price target” on May 30, 2018. Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “AT&T Is A Buy – Cramer’s Lightning Round (6/6/18)” with publication date: June 07, 2018 was also an interesting one.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.28 in Q1 2018. Its up 0.15, from 1.13 in 2017Q4. It is positive, as 37 investors sold AKS shares while 55 reduced holdings. 50 funds opened positions while 68 raised stakes. 196.55 million shares or 5.51% less from 208.02 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Public Sector Pension Investment Board stated it has 199,487 shares. Live Your Vision Lc has invested 0% in AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS). Conning holds 0% in AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) or 10,430 shares. 1.06 million are held by Kennedy Capital Management. Ameritas Inv Partners has 0.01% invested in AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) for 27,698 shares. Livingston Grp Asset (Operating As Southport Capital Management) holds 10,000 shares. The Ohio-based Public Employees Retirement Systems Of Ohio has invested 0% in AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS). Cubist Systematic Strategies Ltd Llc invested 0% of its portfolio in AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS). Jump Trading Limited Co holds 0.01% or 16,714 shares in its portfolio. Zeke Capital Advsr Lc holds 0.01% or 13,444 shares in its portfolio. Hong Kong-based Point72 Asia (Hong Kong) Ltd has invested 0.02% in AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS). Great West Life Assurance Com Can holds 0% or 406,445 shares in its portfolio. New York State Common Retirement Fund holds 0% of its portfolio in AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) for 329,300 shares. Citadel Advsrs Limited Liability Corporation has 0% invested in AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) for 890,918 shares. Northern Trust has 3.84 million shares for 0% of their portfolio.

Focused Wealth Management Inc decreased Vanguard Index Fds (VTI) stake by 63,444 shares to 31,653 valued at $4.30 million in 2018Q1. It also reduced Blackrock Debt Strat Fd Inc Com (DSU) stake by 35,743 shares and now owns 27,784 shares. Vanguard World Fds (VGT) was reduced too.

Among 21 analysts covering AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS), 8 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 38% are positive. AK Steel Holding Corporation had 91 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Monday, May 1. JP Morgan downgraded the shares of AKS in report on Wednesday, January 25 to “Neutral” rating. The firm has “Equal-Weight” rating by Barclays Capital given on Tuesday, January 12. The stock of AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) earned “Hold” rating by BMO Capital Markets on Tuesday, June 27. The firm has “Hold” rating by Cowen & Co given on Tuesday, May 1. As per Thursday, July 30, the company rating was upgraded by JP Morgan. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Hold” on Wednesday, July 27. UBS downgraded the stock to “Sell” rating in Friday, April 8 report. The rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with “Hold” on Thursday, January 4. The stock of AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) earned “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Thursday, July 27.

Since May 8, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 2 selling transactions for $101,488 activity. 10,270 AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) shares with value of $45,712 were sold by THOMSON JAMES A. 12,000 shares were sold by GERBER WILLIAM K, worth $55,776 on Thursday, May 31.

Since January 15, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 5 selling transactions for $336,153 activity. McKernon Bryan Edwin also sold $14,064 worth of C&F Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:CFFI) shares. $56,817 worth of stock was sold by Crone S Dustin on Thursday, May 31. $102,433 worth of stock was sold by CHERRY THOMAS F on Monday, January 15. DILLON LARRY G sold 1,749 shares worth $102,491.

Another recent and important C&F Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:CFFI) news was published by Globenewswire.com which published an article titled: “C&F Financial Corporation Announces Quarterly Dividend” on May 22, 2018.

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