Moffett Nathanson Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSA)

Wednesday, 07 Feb, 2018

Whale Rock Capital Management Llc sold 2,361 shares as Netease Inc (NTES)'s stock declined 3.53%. The institutional investor held 105,980 shares of the health care company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $3.51M, up from 52,052 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Jacobson & Schmitt Advisors Llc who had been investing in Nike Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $109.36B market cap company. The stock increased 0.42% or $1.34 during the last trading session, reaching $317.4. About 20,362 shares traded. Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) has risen 20.29% since February 5, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 12.26% the S&P500.

Timucuan Asset Management Inc increased Comcast Corp New Cl A (CMCSA) stake by 13.06% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing.

In other Comcast news, Chairman Brian L. Roberts sold 583,835 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, December 14th. The institutional investor held 302,632 shares of the television services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $11.65 million, up from 92,925 at the end of the previous reported quarter. The stock decreased 1.33% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $7.4. The shares were sold at an average price of $40.50, for a total transaction of $303,750.00. Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) has risen 28.96% since February 4, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 4.29% the S&P500. Comcast Corp New now has $190.81B valuation. Clear Perspective Advisors LLC boosted its stake in shares of Comcast by 100.1% in the second quarter. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating and twenty-four have assigned a buy rating to the company. Therefore 81% are positive. Amkor had 8 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Cowen & Co maintained it with "Buy" rating and $129.0 target in Friday, January 12 report. The rating was maintained by Telsey Advisory Group with "Outperform" on Friday, August 19. Credit Suisse maintained the shares of NTES in report on Monday, September 21 with "Outperform" rating. Pivotal Research restated a "buy" rating and issued a $52.00 price objective on shares of Comcast in a report on Wednesday, January 24th. The stock of Arian Silver Corporation (LON:AGQ) earned "Corporate" rating by Northland Capital on Tuesday, June 27. On Tuesday, April 11 the stock rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with "Buy". The firm has "Buy" rating by Jefferies given on Monday, December 19.

Analysts await NetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ:PETS). Goldman Sachs Group Incorporated reported 0% stake. AMKR's profit will be $45.47 million for 12.79 P/E if the $0.19 EPS becomes a reality. Legg Mason Asset Management (Japan) Limited reported 17,600 shares.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.03 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.20, from 1 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 29 investors sold PETS shares while 39 reduced holdings. 30 funds opened positions while 47 raised stakes. "(NASDAQ:CMCSA) Shares Bought by CFO4Life Group LLC" was first published by StockNewsTimes and is the sole property of of StockNewsTimes. Fuller Thaler Asset Mngmt Inc holds 31,000 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Mu Investments Communication Limited holds 3.55% or 87,300 shares in its portfolio. About shares traded. Aphria Inc. Assetmark has invested 0% of its portfolio in Amkor Technology, Inc. Blume Capital Mngmt invested in 166,862 shares or 3.4% of the stock. (NASDAQ:PETS). Louisiana State Employees Retirement Systems owns 8,300 shares or 0.01% of their USA portfolio. Bank & Trust Of New York Mellon Corp holds 0% or 963,347 shares. Rnc Management Limited Liability stated it has 8,095 shares. Fny Managed Accounts Ltd Liability invested 0.02% in Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA). (NASDAQ:AMKR). Wells Fargo & Company Mn stated it has 168,314 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Notis, a Alabama-based fund reported 21,600 shares.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.38 in Q3 2017. This represents a $0.76 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.85%. It is positive, as 53 investors sold CMCSA shares while 517 reduced holdings. Connecticut Wealth Management LLC raised its stake in shares of Comcast by 0.4% during the 2nd quarter. Comcast now has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average price target of $47.74. Barclays Public Ltd Co invested 0.23% of its portfolio in Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA). Bristol John W invested in 1.89 million shares. Kentucky Retirement has invested 0.84% in Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA). Hartford Inv Mgmt accumulated 1.07 million shares or 0.77% of the stock. Zimmer LP invested in 2.03 million shares. Lpl Ltd Liability Company accumulated 0.12% or 873,220 shares. Chase Invest Counsel Corp stated it has 1.44% in Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA). Following the transaction, the chairman now owns 1,711,798 shares in the company, valued at approximately $66,195,228.66. Florida-based Eagle Asset Inc has invested 0% in Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA). 16,752 were accumulated by Aspiriant Ltd Llc. Grand Jean Cap invested in 5.22% or 377,750 shares.

Global Thematic Partners Llc decreased Jd Com Inc (NASDAQ:JD) stake by 671,849 shares to 111,537 valued at $4.26 million in 2017Q3. It also reduced its holding in Renewable Energy Grp (NASDAQ:REGI) by 234,390 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 381,566 shares, and cut its stake in Univrsl Stnless (NASDAQ:USAP). Therefore 77% are positive. Petmed Express Inc had 10 analyst reports since February 4, 2016 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was initiated on Tuesday, December 8 by Nomura. Finally, Buckingham Research lifted their price target on Comcast from $48.00 to $50.00 and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research note on Monday, January 8th. Northland Capital maintained Arian Silver Corporation (LON:AGQ) on Thursday, February 25 with "Corporate" rating. Northcoast has "Buy" rating and $58.0 target. The stock has "Buy" rating by Robert W. Baird on Thursday, January 25. (NYSE:V) on Thursday, January 4 with "Buy" rating. The insider BURKE STEPHEN B sold 190,756 shares worth $8.11M.