As Knowles (KN) Valuation Declined, Cwm Boosted Holding; Geller Family Office Services Has Decreased Position in On Track Innovation LTD (OTIV) as Market Valuation Declined

May 6, 2018 - By Marguerite Chambers

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Cwm Llc increased its stake in Knowles Corp (KN) by 21.59% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Cwm Llc bought 64,623 shares as the company’s stock declined 16.89% with the market. The institutional investor held 364,003 shares of the consumer electronics and appliances company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $5.34 million, up from 299,380 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Cwm Llc who had been investing in Knowles Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $1.20 billion market cap company. The stock increased 3.17% or $0.41 during the last trading session, reaching $13.36. About 1.40M shares traded. Knowles Corporation (NYSE:KN) has declined 33.21% since May 6, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 44.76% the S&P500.




Geller Family Office Services Llc decreased its stake in On Track Innovation Ltd (OTIV) by 38.83% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Geller Family Office Services Llc sold 349,162 shares as the company’s stock declined 31.29% with the market. The institutional investor held 550,048 shares of the semiconductors company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $748,000, down from 899,210 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Geller Family Office Services Llc who had been investing in On Track Innovation Ltd for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $44.47M market cap company. The stock decreased 0.92% or $0.01 during the last trading session, reaching $1.08. About 51,550 shares traded. On Track Innovations Ltd. (NASDAQ:OTIV) has declined 36.08% since May 6, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 47.63% the S&P500.

Among 13 analysts covering Knowles Corporation (NYSE:KN), 6 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 46% are positive. Knowles Corporation had 27 analyst reports since August 20, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was initiated by Piper Jaffray on Wednesday, December 20 with “Hold”. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, January 12 by Lake Street. The rating was upgraded by Craig Hallum to “Buy” on Monday, January 4. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, September 29 by Roth Capital. Zacks downgraded Knowles Corporation (NYSE:KN) on Thursday, September 17 to “Sell” rating. Susquehanna upgraded the stock to “Neutral” rating in Thursday, January 12 report. On Thursday, September 3 the stock rating was upgraded by Zacks to “Hold”. Susquehanna maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Thursday, April 5 report. The stock of Knowles Corporation (NYSE:KN) has “Negative” rating given on Tuesday, September 20 by Susquehanna. The firm has “Underperform” rating given on Tuesday, October 27 by FBR Capital.

Cwm Llc, which manages about $1.90 billion and $2.25B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Cogent Communications Hldgs (NASDAQ:CCOI) by 60,522 shares to 740 shares, valued at $34,000 in 2017Q4, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Fleetcor Technologies Inc (NYSE:FLT) by 1,601 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 9,273 shares, and cut its stake in Patterson Companies Inc (NASDAQ:PDCO).

Analysts await On Track Innovations Ltd. (NASDAQ:OTIV) to report earnings on May, 9. They expect $-0.01 earnings per share, up 50.00% or $0.01 from last year’s $-0.02 per share. After $-0.01 actual earnings per share reported by On Track Innovations Ltd. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 0.00% EPS growth.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.88 in 2017 Q4. Its down 1.12, from 2 in 2017Q3. It fall, as 2 investors sold OTIV shares while 6 reduced holdings. 7 funds opened positions while 0 raised stakes. 1.99 million shares or 39.58% less from 3.30 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Renaissance Technologies Limited Co has 0% invested in On Track Innovations Ltd. (NASDAQ:OTIV) for 592,000 shares. Virtu Limited Company holds 21,494 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Citadel Advsr Ltd Liability Com, a Illinois-based fund reported 28,366 shares. Sarbit Advisory Serv holds 525,427 shares. Geode Cap Lc has 22,179 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Morgan Stanley owns 0% invested in On Track Innovations Ltd. (NASDAQ:OTIV) for 5,000 shares. Geller Family Office Serv holds 0.38% of its portfolio in On Track Innovations Ltd. (NASDAQ:OTIV) for 550,048 shares. Two Sigma Secs Llc holds 33,604 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Zacks Inv Mgmt reported 0% of its portfolio in On Track Innovations Ltd. (NASDAQ:OTIV). 1,000 are held by Wells Fargo Mn. Huntington Natl Bank invested in 300 shares or 0% of the stock. Jpmorgan Chase And Company has invested 0% of its portfolio in On Track Innovations Ltd. (NASDAQ:OTIV). Wolverine Asset Lc holds 0% or 30,000 shares in its portfolio. Deutsche Bankshares Ag holds 211 shares. Susquehanna Interest Gp Llp holds 84,645 shares.

Geller Family Office Services Llc, which manages about $2.16 billion and $198.33 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Acelrx Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:ACRX) by 175,000 shares to 275,000 shares, valued at $557,000 in 2017Q4, according to the filing.

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