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Wms Partners Has Upped Its Pfizer (PFE) Holding; Altarock Partners Lowered Wabtec (WAB) Stake By $1.62 Million

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Wms Partners Llc increased Pfizer Inc (PFE) stake by 139.54% reported in 2018Q1 SEC filing. Wms Partners Llc acquired 34,884 shares as Pfizer Inc (PFE)’s stock declined 3.80%. The Wms Partners Llc holds 59,884 shares with $2.13M value, up from 25,000 last quarter. Pfizer Inc now has $211.32B valuation. The stock decreased 0.65% or $0.235 during the last trading session, reaching $36.125. About 16.11M shares traded. Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) has risen 10.95% since June 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 1.62% the S&P500. Some Historical PFE News: ; 29/03/2018 – PFIZER INC – STUDY MET ITS PRIMARY ENDPOINT; 18/04/2018 – N4 Pharma Starts Generic Viagra Clinical Trial; 01/05/2018 – Pfizer: Several Potential Near-Term Opportunities in Core Therapeutic Areas; 23/03/2018 – GSK Dropping Pfizer Consumer Health Bid Augurs Well for Dividend; 30/05/2018 – TNF Cycling in Psoriatic Arthritis Declines for the Second Year in a Row as Newly Approved Agents Such as Pfizer’s Xeljanz and; 08/03/2018 – Pfizer Announces Favorable Outcome Of FDA Advisory Committee Meeting On XELJANZ(R) (tofacitinib) For Moderately To Severely Active Ulcerative Colitis; 29/03/2018 – PFIZER REPORTS POSITIVE TOPLINE RESULTS FROM PHASE 3 TAFAMIDIS; 26/04/2018 – PFIZER INC – PRELIMINARY RESULTS FROM ANNUAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS INDICATE THAT CO’S 12 DIRECTOR NOMINEES WERE RE-ELECTED TO ONE-YEAR TERMS; 30/05/2018 – Pfizer Announces U.S. FDA Approves XELJANZ® (tofacitinib) for the Treatment of Moderately to Severely Active Ulcerative; 09/05/2018 – MYLAN CEO: WORKING CLOSELY WITH FDA AND PFIZER ON EPIPEN SUPPLY

Altarock Partners Llc decreased Wabtec (WAB) stake by 2.91% reported in 2018Q1 SEC filing. Altarock Partners Llc sold 20,000 shares as Wabtec (WAB)’s stock rose 16.10%. The Altarock Partners Llc holds 666,426 shares with $54.25M value, down from 686,426 last quarter. Wabtec now has $9.88 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.10% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $102.57. About 340,523 shares traded. Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB) has risen 18.00% since June 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 5.43% the S&P500. Some Historical WAB News: ; 30/05/2018 – Delachaux IPO team perseveres despite tough market conditions; 20/04/2018 – GE-WABTEC DEAL NOT FINALIZED, TALKS MAY STILL FALL APART; 25/04/2018 – Moody’s Changes Wabtec’s Ratings Outlook To Negative From Stable; Affirms Baa3 Senior Unsecured Rating; 30/05/2018 – General Electric Company Reports 10.9 % Stake In Wabtec; 03/04/2018 – DOJ REQUIRES KNORR,WABTEC TO END PACTS NOT TO COMPETE FOR STAFF; 21/05/2018 – Wabtec Chairman Albert Neupaver Has Been Re-Appointed Executive Chairman; 23/04/2018 – Post-Gazette: GE is said in talks to unload rail unit in deal with Wilmerding-based Wabtec; 21/05/2018 – GE: WABTEC CHAIRMAN NEUPAVER HAS BEEN RE-APPOINTED EXEC CHAIR; 21/05/2018 – WABTEC, GE TRANSPORTATION TO MERGE; GE TO GET $2.9 BLN CASH; 21/04/2018 – DJ Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (WAB)

Wms Partners Llc decreased Vanguard Group (VIG) stake by 4,889 shares to 134,691 valued at $13.61M in 2018Q1. It also reduced Home Depot Inc (NYSE:HD) stake by 2,699 shares and now owns 9,260 shares. Exxon Mobil Corp (NYSE:XOM) was reduced too.

Since February 24, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 13 sales for $18.09 million activity. The insider SUSMAN SALLY sold $1.24 million. LUND-JURGENSEN KIRSTEN had sold 9,510 shares worth $353,677. Shares for $64,679 were sold by CORNWELL W DON on Monday, February 26. 42,393 shares were sold by HILL CHARLES H, worth $1.52M on Tuesday, March 6. Shares for $1.84 million were sold by LANKLER DOUGLAS M on Tuesday, March 13. Dolsten Mikael also sold $2.55 million worth of Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) on Friday, March 9. $692,582 worth of Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) shares were sold by OLSON LAURIE J.

More recent Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) news were published by: Fool.com which released: “Better Buy: Pfizer Inc. vs. Johnson & Johnson” on June 17, 2018. Also Seekingalpha.com published the news titled: “Pfizer – Still A Hold For The Dividend” on June 08, 2018. Bizjournals.com‘s news article titled: “In quest to leapfrog Pfizer, Peninsula vaccine company gets $85 million injection” with publication date: June 07, 2018 was also an interesting one.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.89 in Q1 2018. Its down 0.17, from 1.06 in 2017Q4. It dropped, as 70 investors sold PFE shares while 718 reduced holdings. 104 funds opened positions while 595 raised stakes. 4.01 billion shares or 1.39% less from 4.07 billion shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Crawford Inv Counsel Inc reported 0.51% in Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE). Wellington Management Gp Inc Llp holds 0.57% of its portfolio in Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) for 70.51M shares. Highstreet Asset holds 1.96% or 844,854 shares. Salzhauer Michael invested in 5,988 shares or 0.08% of the stock. Amer Group invested 1.96% in Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE). Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss accumulated 41.16 million shares or 2.33% of the stock. Moreover, Bingham Osborn & Scarborough Limited Liability Corp has 0.04% invested in Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE). Barclays Public Limited Company holds 0.36% of its portfolio in Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) for 13.37M shares. Texas Yale Capital Corp reported 82,181 shares. Thompson Invest Mngmt reported 83,857 shares stake. Trust Co Of Virginia Va accumulated 0.33% or 64,009 shares. Lincoln Cap Ltd invested in 0.22% or 11,544 shares. Bragg invested 0.85% of its portfolio in Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE). Matrix Asset Advisors Inc New York has 1.47% invested in Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) for 250,513 shares. Proshare Advsr Ltd Liability Corp reported 0.3% of its portfolio in Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE).

Among 23 analysts covering Pfizer (NYSE:PFE), 10 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 43% are positive. Pfizer had 80 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. BMO Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Friday, December 15 report. Jefferies maintained Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) on Friday, April 13 with “Hold” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating by Jefferies given on Tuesday, June 14. Cowen & Co maintained Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) rating on Monday, September 18. Cowen & Co has “Buy” rating and $43.0 target. The firm has “Buy” rating by Piper Jaffray given on Wednesday, August 2. The stock of Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, October 13 by Jefferies. As per Thursday, May 12, the company rating was initiated by Berenberg. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, August 4 by Jefferies. Societe Generale maintained it with “Neutral” rating and $36 target in Friday, March 24 report. The rating was initiated by Barclays Capital with “Equal-Weight” on Tuesday, December 1.

Among 17 analysts covering Wabtec (NYSE:WAB), 12 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 71% are positive. Wabtec had 40 analyst reports since December 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Wednesday, February 21 the stock rating was maintained by Wells Fargo with “Market Perform”. The firm has “Hold” rating by Berenberg given on Thursday, September 7. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB) on Wednesday, February 21 with “Hold” rating. Stifel Nicolaus upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Monday, April 23 report. Wolfe Research maintained Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB) rating on Wednesday, October 26. Wolfe Research has “Outperform” rating and $91 target. The stock of Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB) earned “Overweight” rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Tuesday, May 8. The stock has “Hold” rating by Deutsche Bank on Monday, August 14. As per Wednesday, April 25, the company rating was maintained by Wells Fargo. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus on Wednesday, February 22 with “Buy”. The rating was upgraded by KeyCorp on Wednesday, April 26 to “Overweight”.

Analysts await Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB) to report earnings on July, 24. They expect $0.94 EPS, up 17.50% or $0.14 from last year’s $0.8 per share. WAB’s profit will be $90.52 million for 27.28 P/E if the $0.94 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.92 actual EPS reported by Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 2.17% EPS growth.

More notable recent Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB) news were published by: Globenewswire.com which released: “Wabtec Announces New Financing Arrangements” on June 13, 2018, also Finance.Yahoo.com with their article: “General Electric Company’s Dividend Will Be Fine … Probably” published on June 15, 2018, Fool.com published: “The General Electric and Wabtec Merger: What It Means to Investors” on May 25, 2018. More interesting news about Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Wabtec and GE Transportation to merge” published on May 21, 2018 as well as Bizjournals.com‘s news article titled: “Wabtec announces new financing as it readies for merger with GE Transportation” with publication date: June 13, 2018.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.83 in 2018 Q1. Its down 0.10, from 0.93 in 2017Q4. It is negative, as 41 investors sold WAB shares while 131 reduced holdings. 37 funds opened positions while 106 raised stakes. 100.39 million shares or 2.05% less from 102.49 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Us State Bank De invested 0% of its portfolio in Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB). Rhumbline Advisers holds 164,334 shares. Mason Street Advsrs Ltd owns 42,954 shares. Buffington Mohr Mcneal owns 10,815 shares or 0.34% of their US portfolio. First LP stated it has 7,618 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Stratos Wealth Prns holds 0.07% or 19,427 shares. Cornerstone Advsrs Inc stated it has 340 shares. 21,630 are owned by Anchor Advisors Limited Liability. Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt reported 0.14% stake. Segall Bryant & Hamill Ltd reported 0.01% in Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB). Advisors Asset Mngmt reported 0.01% in Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB). Natixis Advisors Limited Partnership has 68,069 shares. Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania School Empls Retrmt Systems holds 0.03% or 23,058 shares in its portfolio. Voya Investment Ltd Liability reported 0.01% stake. National Bank & Trust Of Montreal Can has invested 0% in Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB).

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