As Disney Walt Co (DIS) Stock Declined, Contravisory Investment Management Increased Position by $5.55 Million; As Gilead Sciences (GILD) Stock Declined, Stonebridge Capital Advisors Has Boosted Its Holding by $3.74 Million

December 7, 2017 - By Peter Erickson

Stonebridge Capital Advisors Llc increased its stake in Gilead Sciences Inc (GILD) by 260.64% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Stonebridge Capital Advisors Llc bought 53,440 shares as the company’s stock declined 8.05% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 73,943 shares of the health care company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $5.23M, up from 20,503 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Stonebridge Capital Advisors Llc who had been investing in Gilead Sciences Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $95.07B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.70% or $0.51 during the last trading session, reaching $72.78. About 1.25M shares traded. Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) has declined 21.80% since December 7, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 38.50% the S&P500.

Contravisory Investment Management Inc increased its stake in Disney Walt Co (DIS) by 26159.5% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Contravisory Investment Management Inc bought 52,319 shares as the company’s stock declined 2.31% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 52,519 shares of the television services company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $5.58M, up from 200 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Contravisory Investment Management Inc who had been investing in Disney Walt Co for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $159.59B market cap company. The stock increased 0.20% or $0.21 during the last trading session, reaching $105.67. About 1.20M shares traded. The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) has risen 9.26% since December 7, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 7.44% the S&P500.




More notable recent The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) news were published by: Investorplace.com which released: “Go Long Walt Disney Co Stock, Like a FOX and for Free” on December 06, 2017, also Fool.com with their article: “Why Walt Disney Co Stock Popped Monday” published on December 04, 2017, Seekingalpha.com published: “The Walt Disney (DIS) Q4 2017 Results – Earnings Call Transcript” on November 10, 2017. More interesting news about The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) were released by: Fool.com and their article: “What to Expect From The Walt Disney Company in 2018” published on November 30, 2017 as well as Finance.Yahoo.com‘s news article titled: “Walt Disney Co Leads 5 Dividend Stocks Boosting Payouts” with publication date: December 04, 2017.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.09 in 2017 Q2. Its up 0.17, from 0.92 in 2017Q1. It is positive, as 77 investors sold DIS shares while 606 reduced holdings. 108 funds opened positions while 638 raised stakes. 920.44 million shares or 3.28% less from 951.70 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Schafer Cullen Inc holds 52,898 shares or 0.07% of its portfolio. Somerville Kurt F reported 2,265 shares. Gam Hldg Ag holds 0.39% of its portfolio in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) for 250,346 shares. Farmers Natl Bank holds 0.2% in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) or 3,232 shares. Riverpark Mgmt Ltd Llc reported 3.68% of its portfolio in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS). Moreover, Laurel Grove has 3.06% invested in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS). Ruffer Limited Liability Partnership holds 1.60 million shares. Engineers Gate Manager Lp accumulated 7,014 shares. Denver Advsr Ltd Com owns 0.09% invested in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) for 19,987 shares. Southeast Asset Advsr holds 7,922 shares or 0.27% of its portfolio. Brave Asset Management Inc holds 1% of its portfolio in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) for 17,590 shares. New Mexico Educational Retirement Board reported 0.72% in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS). Gamco Investors Inc Et Al owns 99,520 shares or 0.07% of their US portfolio. Greystone Invest Limited Liability Company has invested 1.77% in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS). Trust Of Oklahoma has invested 0% in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS).

Contravisory Investment Management Inc, which manages about $746.49 million and $277.57 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Paychex Inc (NASDAQ:PAYX) by 89,643 shares to 6,533 shares, valued at $372,000 in 2017Q2, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Aon Plc (NYSE:AON) by 2,928 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 45,189 shares, and cut its stake in Booz Allen Hamilton Hldg Cor (NYSE:BAH).

Among 38 analysts covering The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS), 20 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 15 Hold. Therefore 53% are positive. The Walt Disney Company had 140 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Macquarie Research on Wednesday, May 17. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Tuesday, January 26 by Atlantic Securities. Stifel Nicolaus maintained The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) rating on Tuesday, January 19. Stifel Nicolaus has “Buy” rating and $110.0 target. On Tuesday, March 14 the stock rating was upgraded by Guggenheim to “Buy”. The stock of The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, November 19 by Topeka Capital Markets. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Buy” on Thursday, July 13. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, August 14 by RBC Capital Markets. Barclays Capital downgraded the stock to “Underweight” rating in Friday, January 15 report. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Monday, July 24 by Credit Suisse. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Tuesday, August 11 by Credit Suisse.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.93 in 2017 Q2. Its up 0.02, from 0.91 in 2017Q1. It increased, as 78 investors sold GILD shares while 538 reduced holdings. 110 funds opened positions while 462 raised stakes. 938.32 million shares or 0.11% more from 937.32 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Asset Mgmt One holds 0.37% of its portfolio in Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) for 2.06M shares. Abner Herrman & Brock Lc owns 10,202 shares or 0.14% of their US portfolio. Manchester Capital Mngmt Lc holds 0.08% in Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) or 7,082 shares. Palouse Cap Mgmt Inc holds 93,343 shares or 2.4% of its portfolio. Regent Inv Mngmt Ltd Liability Corporation owns 20,617 shares for 0.51% of their portfolio. Koshinski Asset Mgmt holds 0% or 7,813 shares in its portfolio. Private Advisor Gru Ltd Llc holds 0.15% or 80,809 shares. Essex Fin Svcs Inc holds 22,103 shares or 0.33% of its portfolio. 541,748 were accumulated by Keybank National Association Oh. Parametric Assocs Ltd Llc stated it has 0.27% in Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD). Zeke Advsr Ltd has invested 0.13% in Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD). United Bankshares Va stated it has 0.22% of its portfolio in Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD). Citizens & Northern owns 9,910 shares for 0.55% of their portfolio. Pitcairn Co owns 0.31% invested in Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) for 36,128 shares. Pinnacle Wealth Management Advisory Grp Llc reported 0.22% of its portfolio in Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD).

Stonebridge Capital Advisors Llc, which manages about $829.10 million and $381.08M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Apple Computer Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) by 8,405 shares to 125,536 shares, valued at $18.08 million in 2017Q2, according to the filing.

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