The institutional investor held 104,599 shares of the finance company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $3.00B, up from 103,599 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Boston Prns owns 0.02% invested in PRA Group, Inc. The stock decreased 0.09% or $0.01 during the last trading session, reaching $11.64. Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB) has risen 0.32% since February 23, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.
Quadrature Capital Ltd bought a new position in shares of Southwest Airlines Co (NYSE:LUV) in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). BB&T Investment Services Inc. now owns 1,583 shares of the airline's stock worth $110,000 after acquiring an additional 1,211 shares in the last quarter. The institutional investor held 59,921 shares of the air freight and delivery services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $3.35 million, up from 38,086 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Gibraltar Capital Management Inc who had been investing in Southwest Airls Co for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $34.10B market cap company.
Shares of Southwest Airlines Co (NYSE LUV) opened at $57.32 on Friday. It has outperformed by 20.93% the S&P500.
Since October 17, 2017, it had 1 buying transaction, and 3 insider sales for $2.03 million activity.
Lee Danner & Bass Inc increased its stake in Southwest Airlines Co. Great Lakes Advisors Lc reported 0.01% stake.
In other Southwest Airlines news, EVP Robert E. Jordan sold 32,931 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction on Thursday, December 14th. Also, Director William H. Dr Cunningham purchased 3,500 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, February 12th.
The stock increased 0.21% or $0.08 during the last trading session, reaching $36.65. Its up 0.06, from 0.83 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 26 investors sold PRAA shares while 77 reduced holdings. 70 funds opened positions while 213 raised stakes. (NASDAQ:PRAA). Manufacturers Life Ins Co The, Ontario - Canada-based fund reported 35,159 shares. 979,484 are held by Automobile Association. First Quadrant Lp Ca owns 689,207 shares. Grove Bank & Trust lifted its stake in shares of Southwest Airlines by 365.0% in the 3rd quarter. (NYSE:LUV) for 10,246 shares. Cypress Gp holds 0.49% or 40,887 shares in its portfolio. Cap Advsr Ltd Ltd Co stated it has 202 shares. Acadian Asset Mngmt Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 0% or 80 shares in its portfolio. (NYSE:LUV) for 20,821 shares. Southwest Airlines has an average rating of "Buy" and a consensus price target of $67.97. Wellington Management Grp Inc Ltd Liability Partnership holds 0.01% or 440,619 shares in its portfolio. 15,000 are owned by Nj State Employees Deferred Compensation Plan. Sigma Planning Corp invested 0.04% in Southwest Airlines Co.
Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, January 25th. (NYSE:LUV). 2.05 million are held by Morgan Stanley. Southwest Airlines comprises about 1.3% of Quadrature Capital Ltd's portfolio, making the stock its 10th biggest holding. Stifel Nicolaus reissued a "buy" rating and issued a $85.00 target price (up from $80.00) on shares of Southwest Airlines in a research report on Wednesday, January 10th. Therefore 29% are positive. Portfolio Recovery Associates had 17 analyst reports since October 14, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Credit Suisse Ag owns 0% invested in Rogers Corporation (NYSE:ROG) for 32,219 shares. Bank of America lowered shares of Southwest Airlines from a "buy" rating to a "neutral" rating and set a $73.00 price target on the stock.in a research note on Tuesday, January 9th. The stock of Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) rating on Thursday, August 17. On Thursday, November 9 the stock rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with "Hold". Raymond James upgraded the shares of LUV in report on Wednesday, September 20 to "Outperform" rating. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating, thirteen have given a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. Therefore 100% are positive. The rating was maintained by Monness Crespi & Hardt on Monday, September 19 with "Buy". On Thursday, January 7 the stock rating was upgraded by Morgan Stanley to "Equal-Weight". The firm earned "Outperform" rating on Tuesday, October 11 by Bernstein. The company was maintained on Friday, July 22 by Cowen & Co. The company has market cap of $768.56 million. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, April 5 by Jefferies. Needham maintained it with "Buy" rating and $115 target in Friday, April 28 report. Imperial Capital initiated it with "Outperform" rating and $46 target in Friday, September 9 report.
Investors sentiment increased to 1.74 in 2017 Q3. $966,720 worth of Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON) was sold by MIZELL STEVEN. The insider MONTFORD JOHN T sold $107,240. The SI to NCC GROUP PLC MANCHESTER ORDINARY SHARES's float is 0.43%. Its down 0.20, from 1.17 in 2017Q2. With 200 avg volume, 5873 days are for NCC GROUP PLC MANCHESTER ORDINARY SHARES (OTCMKTS:NCCGF)'s short sellers to cover NCCGF's short positions. Moreover, Mondrian Prtn has 1.54% invested in Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON). National Asset Mgmt invested in 102,117 shares. Moreover, Equitec Proprietary Lc has 1.83% invested in Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON) for 65,050 shares. Ipg Inv Advisors Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 5,275 shares. Tt accumulated 184,045 shares. Tci Wealth Advsrs accumulated 1,225 shares. Glenmede Trust Na invested 0.02% in Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON). Public Sector Pension Invest Board reported 144,790 shares stake. Tradewinds Cap Mgmt Ltd Liability Corporation reported 0.09% stake. FleetCor Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:FLT) has declined 6.67% since February 23, 2017 and is downtrending. Apg Asset Mngmt Nv holds 2.74 million shares. Financial Counselors has 24,423 shares for 0.07% of their portfolio. Massachusetts-based Middleton & Ma has invested 0.25% in Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON). BB&T Investment Services Inc. raised its holdings in Southwest Airlines by 325.5% in the 3rd quarter.