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First Eagle Investment Management Has Lifted B2gold (BTG) Position; W. R. Berkley (WRB) Covered By 1 Bulls

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Among 10 analysts covering W.R. Berkley (NYSE:WRB), 1 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 10% are positive. W.R. Berkley had 24 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Monday, October 2 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Hold”. UBS maintained W. R. Berkley Corporation (NYSE:WRB) rating on Wednesday, October 25. UBS has “Sell” rating and $66 target. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Wednesday, January 31 by RBC Capital Markets. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Sector Perform” on Tuesday, July 28. The rating was upgraded by Morgan Stanley on Thursday, January 21 to “Equal-Weight”. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Monday, July 10 with “Hold”. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Monday, August 28 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock of W. R. Berkley Corporation (NYSE:WRB) has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, July 26 by RBC Capital Markets. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of WRB in report on Wednesday, April 25 with “Hold” rating. On Tuesday, November 15 the stock rating was downgraded by Goldman Sachs to “Neutral”. See W. R. Berkley Corporation (NYSE:WRB) latest ratings:

25/04/2018 Broker: RBC Capital Markets Rating: Hold New Target: $76.0000 Maintain
31/01/2018 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Hold New Target: $74.0 Maintain
31/01/2018 Broker: RBC Capital Markets Rating: Hold New Target: $74.0 Maintain
21/12/2017 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Hold New Target: $72.0 Maintain

First Eagle Investment Management Llc increased B2gold Corp (BTG) stake by 25.97% reported in 2018Q1 SEC filing. First Eagle Investment Management Llc acquired 2.00M shares as B2gold Corp (BTG)’s stock declined 15.56%. The First Eagle Investment Management Llc holds 9.70 million shares with $26.58 million value, up from 7.70M last quarter. B2gold Corp now has $2.60B valuation. The stock decreased 0.75% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $2.65. About 987,094 shares traded. B2Gold Corp. (NYSEMKT:BTG) has risen 8.13% since June 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 4.44% the S&P500. Some Historical BTG News: ; 11/04/2018 – B2GOLD CORP BTO.TO – QUARTERLY CONSOLIDATED GOLD REVENUE OF $344.3 MLN, INCREASE OF 135%; 15/03/2018 – B2Gold Closes Above 50-Day Moving Average: Technicals; 20/03/2018 – B2GOLD RESPONDS TO NEWS ON NEW MALI MINING CODE; 16/05/2018 – B2Gold Closes Below 200-Day Moving Average: Technicals; 18/04/2018 – B2GOLD REPORTS POSITIVE EXPLORATION DRILL RESULTS FROM FEKOLA; 15/03/2018 – B2GOLD CORP – BEGINNING IN 2018, ON AVERAGE OVER NEXT THREE YEARS, COMPANY IS PROJECTING PER ANNUM GOLD SALES REVENUES OF APPROXIMATELY $1.2 BLN; 20/03/2018 – B2Gold Responds to News Regarding New Mali Mining Code; 09/05/2018 – B2GOLD IS WELL ON TARGET TO MEET ANNUAL GUIDANCE; 20/03/2018 – B2GOLD CORP – NO MALIAN GOVERNMENT REPRESENTATIVE HAS INFORMED CO’S REPRESENTATIVES THAT GOVERNMENT DOES NOT AGREE WITH CO’S POSITION; 09/05/2018 – B2GOLD 1Q ADJ EPS 6C, EST. 7C

Another recent and important B2Gold Corp. (NYSEAMERICAN:BTG) news was published by Seekingalpha.com which published an article titled: “B2Gold-Unimpressive With A 10% Downside Potential” on June 01, 2018.

First Eagle Investment Management Llc decreased National Oilwell Varco Inc (NYSE:NOV) stake by 18,146 shares to 27.02M valued at $994.72M in 2018Q1. It also reduced Berkshire Hathaway Inc Del (BRKA) stake by 3 shares and now owns 1,574 shares. Liberty Global Plc (NASDAQ:LBTYK) was reduced too.

W. R. Berkley Corporation, an insurance holding company, operates as commercial lines writer in the United States and internationally. The company has market cap of $9.23 billion. It operates through two divisions, Insurance and Reinsurance. It has a 17.8 P/E ratio. The Insurance segment underwrites insurance business, including premises operations, commercial automobile, property, products liability, and professional liability lines.

The stock decreased 0.74% or $0.565 during the last trading session, reaching $75.835. About 104,729 shares traded. W. R. Berkley Corporation (NYSE:WRB) has risen 13.74% since June 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.17% the S&P500. Some Historical WRB News: ; 23/04/2018 – W. R. Berkley Corp Nominates Leigh Ann Pusey to Stand for Election as New Director; 24/05/2018 – A.M. Best Affirms Credit Ratings of W.R. Berkley Corporation and Its Subsidiaries; 15/05/2018 – Berkley WR Buys New 2.3% Position in Vista Outdoor; 20/03/2018 – MOODY’S ASSIGNS W.R. BERKLEY SHELF RATING; RATES SUB Baa3(HYB); 04/04/2018 – Berkley One Launches in Arizona & Colorado and Adds New Travel Product; 23/04/2018 – W. R. Berkley Corporation Nominates Leigh Ann Pusey to Stand for Election as New Director; 10/05/2018 – Moody’s Upgrades W.R. Berkley Senior Debt To Baa1, Outlook Stable; 15/03/2018 – W. R. Berkley Corporation to Announce First Quarter 2018 Earnings on April 24, 2018; 24/04/2018 – W. R. BERKLEY CORP QTRLY COMBINED RATIO WAS 94.6%; 19/04/2018 – WR Berkley: Brian P. Douglas to Succeed Gilbert as Pres of BerkleyNet Underwriters

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