Davidson D A & Company increased Duke Energy Corp New (DUK) stake by 15.56% reported in 2018Q1 SEC filing. Davidson D A & Company acquired 12,809 shares as Duke Energy Corp New (DUK)’s stock declined 2.71%. The Davidson D A & Company holds 95,137 shares with $7.37 million value, up from 82,328 last quarter. Duke Energy Corp New now has $52.13 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.09% or $0.07 during the last trading session, reaching $74.37. About 184,665 shares traded. Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) has declined 10.96% since June 18, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 23.53% the S&P500. Some Historical DUK News: ; 22/03/2018 – Duke Energy Sets Targets on Carbon Dioxide, Plans Renewables Investments; 10/05/2018 – Duke Energy 1Q EPS 88c; 13/03/2018 – Vectren draws three suitors in second round; 05/04/2018 – DUKE SPOKESWOMAN KAREN WILLIAMS COMMENTS IN EMAIL; 09/03/2018 – Duke Energy: Closing Will Result in $1.58B of Net Proceeds; 26/04/2018 – Duke Energy Bond Trading 2x Average; Clients Net Buyers; 14/05/2018 – DUKE RAISES HARRIS 1 REACTOR TO 100% POWER FROM 30%: NRC; 18/04/2018 – DUKE’S BRUNSWICK 2 NUCLEAR REACTOR CUT TO 85% FROM 100%: NRC; 26/04/2018 – Grange Insurance Names Damon Porter Chief Human Resources Officer; 13/04/2018 – Duke Energy to deliver $38 million in tax savings to Ohio and Kentucky customers
Among 14 analysts covering Sonoco Products Company (NYSE:SON), 3 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 21% are positive. Sonoco Products Company had 42 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Robert W. Baird maintained Sonoco Products Company (NYSE:SON) rating on Friday, November 10. Robert W. Baird has “Buy” rating and $60.0 target. The stock of Sonoco Products Company (NYSE:SON) earned “Hold” rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Tuesday, July 18. The rating was downgraded by Zacks on Tuesday, August 25 to “Hold”. The stock of Sonoco Products Company (NYSE:SON) earned “Sell” rating by Vertical Research on Friday, July 21. On Monday, April 24 the stock rating was upgraded by DA Davidson to “Neutral”. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Friday, April 20 by Vertical Research. The rating was upgraded by Zacks on Tuesday, September 1 to “Sell”. The company was maintained on Friday, July 21 by Bank of America. Vertical Research upgraded the stock to “Hold” rating in Wednesday, August 2 report. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Wednesday, July 19 by BMO Capital Markets. See Sonoco Products Company (NYSE:SON) latest ratings:
20/04/2018 Broker: Vertical Research Rating: Hold Downgrade
19/04/2018 Broker: KeyBanc Capital Markets Rating: Hold Maintain
13/04/2018 Broker: UBS Rating: Buy New Target: $55 Initiates Coverage On
02/04/2018 Broker: Bank of America Rating: Hold New Target: $59.0000 Downgrade
23/03/2018 Broker: Vertical Research Old Rating: Hold New Rating: Buy Upgrade
Among 20 analysts covering Duke Energy (NYSE:DUK), 5 have Buy rating, 4 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 25% are positive. Duke Energy had 91 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Morgan Stanley maintained Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) rating on Wednesday, June 13. Morgan Stanley has “Equal-Weight” rating and $79 target. BMO Capital Markets downgraded Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) on Friday, November 6 to “Market Perform” rating. The stock of Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) earned “Hold” rating by SunTrust on Tuesday, December 26. The company was downgraded on Monday, February 22 by Wolfe Research. Deutsche Bank upgraded Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) on Monday, February 26 to “Buy” rating. The firm has “Hold” rating by SunTrust given on Monday, March 19. The rating was maintained by Argus Research with “Buy” on Thursday, October 22. As per Wednesday, April 18, the company rating was maintained by Bank of America. UBS upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Tuesday, December 22 report. The rating was maintained by UBS with “Neutral” on Monday, November 9.
Investors sentiment decreased to 0.9 in 2018 Q1. Its down 0.23, from 1.13 in 2017Q4. It dived, as 73 investors sold DUK shares while 401 reduced holdings. 107 funds opened positions while 319 raised stakes. 402.81 million shares or 3.36% more from 389.71 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Robeco Institutional Asset Mngmt Bv accumulated 1.18 million shares. Salem Invest Counselors Incorporated reported 0.21% of its portfolio in Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK). Aviance Management Limited Company reported 0% of its portfolio in Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK). Fincl Advisory Ser Inc has invested 0.14% in Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK). Sandy Spring Retail Bank holds 0.06% of its portfolio in Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) for 8,390 shares. Virginia Retirement System Et Al reported 269,400 shares or 0.25% of all its holdings. Essex Inv Limited Liability Co invested 0.03% in Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK). Envestnet Asset Mgmt holds 107,276 shares. 6,749 are owned by Smithfield. Advantus Capital owns 0.14% invested in Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) for 70,231 shares. Brown Advisory Secs Ltd Limited Liability Company, a Maryland-based fund reported 20,965 shares. Covington Cap Mgmt accumulated 8,645 shares or 0.04% of the stock. American Assets Invest Management Lc has 0.25% invested in Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK). 45,498 were reported by Moors Cabot. Carnegie Asset Mngmt Ltd Llc, Ohio-based fund reported 13,553 shares.
More important recent Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Duke Energy’s Dividend Is Well-Covered” on June 07, 2018, also Bizjournals.com published article titled: “Accenture exec talks necessity of workplace equality and how to make it happen”, Seekingalpha.com published: “3 Reasons You Shouldn’t Buy Duke Energy” on June 04, 2018. More interesting news about Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) was released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Xcel Energy: A Slam Dunk Decision” with publication date: June 14, 2018.
Davidson D A & Company decreased Eastman Chem Co (NYSE:EMN) stake by 7,488 shares to 5,674 valued at $599,000 in 2018Q1. It also reduced Target Corp (NYSE:TGT) stake by 35,386 shares and now owns 63,974 shares. Ishares Tr (IWF) was reduced too.
Investors sentiment decreased to 0.99 in 2018 Q1. Its down 0.15, from 1.14 in 2017Q4. It fall, as 37 investors sold Sonoco Products Company shares while 102 reduced holdings. 34 funds opened positions while 103 raised stakes. 67.37 million shares or 0.01% more from 67.37 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Northern Trust Corp accumulated 766,151 shares. Tiaa Cref Inv Mgmt Ltd Com reported 200,138 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Financial Bank Of Montreal Can has invested 0% in Sonoco Products Company (NYSE:SON). State Bank Of Hawaii reported 0.07% in Sonoco Products Company (NYSE:SON). State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement Sys invested in 151,640 shares or 0.02% of the stock. Teachers Retirement Of The State Of Kentucky owns 19,752 shares. Ftb Advsrs reported 0.01% in Sonoco Products Company (NYSE:SON). Tci Wealth Advisors Incorporated has invested 0% in Sonoco Products Company (NYSE:SON). 102,712 are owned by First Allied Advisory Ser. Holderness, North Carolina-based fund reported 13,055 shares. Creative Planning holds 0% of its portfolio in Sonoco Products Company (NYSE:SON) for 6,206 shares. Eqis Cap Management holds 32,832 shares. Old Republic Interest Corporation reported 351,800 shares stake. Jacobson Schmitt Advisors Limited Liability Company reported 24 shares. Pnc Fincl Grp Incorporated owns 0% invested in Sonoco Products Company (NYSE:SON) for 25,725 shares.
Since April 20, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 7 sales for $1.43 million activity. Fuller Rodger D sold $713,355 worth of Sonoco Products Company (NYSE:SON) on Friday, April 20. Thompson Marcy J had sold 1,804 shares worth $95,612. $199,395 worth of Sonoco Products Company (NYSE:SON) shares were sold by ARTHUR VICKI B. On Monday, April 23 the insider Coker R. Howard sold $248,404. 1,067 Sonoco Products Company (NYSE:SON) shares with value of $56,551 were sold by SCHRUM ROGER P. 1,081 shares were sold by MAHONEY KEVIN P, worth $56,410 on Tuesday, May 8.
Sonoco Products Company manufactures and sells industrial and consumer packaging products in North and South America, Europe, Australia, and Asia. The company has market cap of $5.24 billion. The firm operates through four divisions: Consumer Packaging, Paper and Industrial Converted Products, Display and Packaging, and Protective Solutions. It has a 27.11 P/E ratio. The Consumer Packaging segment offers composite and thermoformed plastic round and shaped rigid containers and trays; extruded and injection-molded plastic products; printed flexible packaging products; brand artwork management; and metal and peelable membrane ends and closures.
More important recent Sonoco Products Company (NYSE:SON) news were published by: Globenewswire.com which released: “Sonoco Implementing Price Increases for Paperboard Tubes and Cores” on June 14, 2018, also Globenewswire.com published article titled: “Sonoco joins Amazon APASS supplier network”, Globenewswire.com published: “Sonoco to Acquire Conitex Sonoco Joint Venture” on May 29, 2018. More interesting news about Sonoco Products Company (NYSE:SON) was released by: Globenewswire.com and their article: “Sonoco Implementing Price Increase for All Uncoated Recycled Paperboard Products” with publication date: May 30, 2018.