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As Us Bancorp Del (USB) Stock Declined, Holder Blue Chip Partners Has Boosted Holding; As Zayo Group Hldgs (ZAYO) Share Value Declined, Holder Marlowe Partners LP Cut Holding by $361,590

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Marlowe Partners Lp decreased its stake in Zayo Group Hldgs Inc (ZAYO) by 1.64% based on its latest 2018Q1 regulatory filing with the SEC. Marlowe Partners Lp sold 10,635 shares as the company’s stock declined 3.84% with the market. The institutional investor held 636,512 shares of the public utilities company at the end of 2018Q1, valued at $21.74 million, down from 647,147 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Marlowe Partners Lp who had been investing in Zayo Group Hldgs Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $9.05B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.19% or $0.07 during the last trading session, reaching $36.4. About 690,957 shares traded. Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ZAYO) has risen 8.61% since June 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 3.96% the S&P500. Some Historical ZAYO News: 03/05/2018 – ZAYO GROUP 3Q EPS 9C, EST. 10C; 03/05/2018 – ZAYO: RESIGNATION OF COO; 18/04/2018 – Zayo Closes Acquisition Of Neutral Path; 03/05/2018 – Zayo Group Holdings: Operating Chief Andrew Crouch Resigns; 14/05/2018 – Zayo Group Presenting at Conference Tomorrow; 03/05/2018 – Zayo Group Holdings 3Q Rev $649.4M; 18/04/2018 – ZAYO GROUP HOLDINGS INC ZAYO.N : DEUTSCHE BANK RAISES TO BUY FROM HOLD; 02/04/2018 – Zayo Group Closes Above 200-Day Moving Average: Technicals; 06/04/2018 – Zayo Acquires Data Center In McLean, Virginia; 03/05/2018 – ZAYO GROUP HOLDINGS INC – PRESIDENT AND COO ANDREW CROUCH HAS RESIGNED FROM COMPANY, EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY

Blue Chip Partners Inc increased its stake in Us Bancorp Del (USB) by 79.95% based on its latest 2018Q1 regulatory filing with the SEC. Blue Chip Partners Inc bought 22,424 shares as the company’s stock declined 9.49% with the market. The hedge fund held 50,470 shares of the major banks company at the end of 2018Q1, valued at $2.55M, up from 28,046 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Blue Chip Partners Inc who had been investing in Us Bancorp Del for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $83.76 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.54% or $0.275 during the last trading session, reaching $50.995. About 3.11M shares traded. U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB) has declined 2.38% since June 21, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 14.95% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.21 in 2018 Q1. Its down 0.11, from 1.32 in 2017Q4. It is negative, as 31 investors sold ZAYO shares while 86 reduced holdings. 46 funds opened positions while 96 raised stakes. 209.81 million shares or 1.10% more from 207.53 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. 783 were reported by Robeco Institutional Asset Management Bv. Geode Cap Mgmt Ltd Liability Company owns 1.62 million shares. Morgan Stanley reported 761,797 shares. Macquarie Limited reported 75,825 shares. Northern Tru Corporation reported 1.04M shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. 88 are held by Tci Wealth Advisors Inc. Lpl Fincl Ltd Llc, California-based fund reported 15,684 shares. Andra Ap stated it has 0.04% in Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ZAYO). Carmignac Gestion has invested 1.14% in Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ZAYO). First Advisors LP holds 308,179 shares. Royal National Bank Of Canada holds 0% or 317,909 shares. Fmr Lc accumulated 3.54M shares or 0.01% of the stock. Thompson Siegel Walmsley Lc reported 0.05% stake. Driehaus Limited Liability Corp reported 119,763 shares. D E Shaw & Communication invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ZAYO).

Analysts await Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ZAYO) to report earnings on August, 20. They expect $0.09 EPS, down 30.77% or $0.04 from last year’s $0.13 per share. ZAYO’s profit will be $22.37M for 101.11 P/E if the $0.09 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.09 actual EPS reported by Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 0.00% EPS growth.

Among 22 analysts covering Zayo Group Holdings (NYSE:ZAYO), 17 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 77% are positive. Zayo Group Holdings had 47 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Friday, April 13 the stock rating was upgraded by Raymond James to “Outperform”. FBR Capital downgraded the shares of ZAYO in report on Friday, February 10 to “Underperform” rating. SunTrust initiated the shares of ZAYO in report on Tuesday, December 13 with “Buy” rating. On Monday, September 21 the stock rating was maintained by JP Morgan with “Overweight”. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, January 13 by Stifel Nicolaus. The stock has “Overweight” rating by Barclays Capital on Wednesday, October 18. The stock has “Buy” rating by MoffettNathanson on Wednesday, August 5. Raymond James maintained Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ZAYO) on Monday, September 21 with “Strong Buy” rating. Oppenheimer maintained the shares of ZAYO in report on Tuesday, August 30 with “Outperform” rating. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ZAYO) on Tuesday, August 22 with “Buy” rating.

Since December 29, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 24 sales for $221.52 million activity. Steinfort Matt sold $62,552 worth of stock or 1,768 shares. Another trade for 2,500 shares valued at $93,750 was sold by Connor Richard W.. $706,067 worth of stock was sold by Crouch Andrew on Wednesday, January 3. 623 shares were sold by Richardson Nina, worth $21,182 on Saturday, March 31. The insider GTCR FUND X/A LP sold 4.68M shares worth $173.21M. Waters John F Jr. also sold $387,096 worth of Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ZAYO) shares.

Marlowe Partners Lp, which manages about $193.06 million and $96.05M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Playa Hotels & Resorts Nv by 382,196 shares to 2.89M shares, valued at $29.52 million in 2018Q1, according to the filing.

More recent Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ZAYO) news were published by: Businesswire.com which released: “Webscale Company Selects Zayo for McLean Data Center Colocation” on June 14, 2018. Also Investorplace.com published the news titled: “7 Founder-Led Companies to Own Forever” on June 20, 2018. Investorplace.com‘s news article titled: “7 Best Tech Stock Ideas for 2018” with publication date: June 19, 2018 was also an interesting one.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.87 in 2018 Q1. Its down 0.09, from 0.96 in 2017Q4. It worsened, as 67 investors sold USB shares while 470 reduced holdings. 95 funds opened positions while 370 raised stakes. 1.17 billion shares or 1.27% less from 1.18 billion shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Van Strum Towne reported 4,084 shares or 0.14% of all its holdings. Beck Mack And Oliver Limited Liability stated it has 432,371 shares or 0.73% of all its holdings. Ativo Management Lc has invested 0.18% in U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB). Sequoia Financial Advisors Ltd Llc accumulated 6,748 shares. Peddock Advisors stated it has 0% in U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB). Institute For Wealth Mgmt Limited Company holds 0.18% or 12,174 shares in its portfolio. Cadence Cap Mgmt Limited Company owns 220,365 shares for 0.72% of their portfolio. Sun Life Fin holds 362 shares. Terril Brothers Incorporated holds 0.18% of its portfolio in U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB) for 11,619 shares. Norinchukin Bancorporation The stated it has 0.08% of its portfolio in U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB). Btc Mngmt Inc holds 24,525 shares. 5,429 were reported by Confluence Investment Mngmt Ltd Liability Corp. Blackrock Inc invested in 109.46 million shares or 0.26% of the stock. Cincinnati Casualty Company owns 80,000 shares. New Mexico Educational Retirement Board owns 150,261 shares or 0.29% of their US portfolio.

Blue Chip Partners Inc, which manages about $214.43M and $361.28M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in American Elec Pwr Inc (NYSE:AEP) by 14,402 shares to 16,932 shares, valued at $1.16 million in 2018Q1, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in British Amern Tob Plc (NYSEMKT:BTI) by 6,694 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 19,289 shares, and cut its stake in Wec Energy Group Inc.

Among 33 analysts covering U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB), 12 have Buy rating, 4 Sell and 17 Hold. Therefore 36% are positive. U.S. Bancorp had 96 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. RBC Capital Markets maintained U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB) rating on Thursday, October 20. RBC Capital Markets has “Outperform” rating and $48 target. On Wednesday, April 18 the stock rating was maintained by Susquehanna with “Hold”. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained it with “Hold” rating and $5600 target in Friday, August 11 report. The rating was downgraded by Atlantic Securities to “Neutral” on Wednesday, December 21. The firm earned “Sector Perform” rating on Tuesday, August 25 by Portales Partners. Robert W. Baird downgraded the stock to “Neutral” rating in Thursday, April 21 report. The rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray with “Buy” on Wednesday, April 18. The stock has “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Monday, November 28. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Friday, October 13 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. As per Wednesday, April 6, the company rating was downgraded by Guggenheim.

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