Bazaarvoice (BV) Shareholder Soros Fund Management Trimmed Holding by $1.44 Million as Valuation Declined; Cwm Position in Lowes Cos (LOW) Has Raised as Share Value Rose

November 9, 2017 - By Henry Gaston

Cwm Llc increased its stake in Lowes Cos Inc (LOW) by 20109.82% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Cwm Llc bought 341,867 shares as the company’s stock rose 10.23% with the market. The institutional investor held 343,567 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $26.64M, up from 1,700 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Cwm Llc who had been investing in Lowes Cos Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $65.03 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.04% or $0.03 on November 8, reaching $78.09. About 26 shares traded. Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) has risen 5.92% since November 9, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 10.78% the S&P500.

George Soros decreased its stake in Bazaarvoice Inc (BV) by 21.6% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Soros Fund Management Llc sold 360,000 shares as the company’s stock declined 2.15% while stock markets rallied. The hedge fund run by George Soros held 1.31 million shares of the technology company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $6.47 million, down from 1.67M at the end of the previous reported quarter. Soros Fund Management Llc who had been investing in Bazaarvoice Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $386.50 million market cap company. The stock increased 1.12% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $4.5. About shares traded. Bazaarvoice Inc (NASDAQ:BV) has risen 33.82% since November 9, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 17.12% the S&P500.




More news for Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) were recently published by: Nasdaq.com, which released: “Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (LOW) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for October 24, 2017” on October 23, 2017. Investorplace.com‘s article titled: “IoT News: Lowe’s to Launch ‘Smart Home’ Store-Within-a-Store Concept” and published on November 08, 2017 is yet another important article.

Since May 30, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 2 insider sales for $2.77 million activity. $936,115 worth of Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) shares were sold by Maltsbarger Richard D.

Cwm Llc, which manages about $1.90B and $1.95 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Fidelity National Financial (NYSE:FNF) by 14,568 shares to 116,633 shares, valued at $5.23M in 2017Q2, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Luminex Corp Del (NASDAQ:LMNX) by 15,682 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 179,594 shares, and cut its stake in Ishares Tr (IJJ).

Among 27 analysts covering Lowe’s Companies Inc. (NYSE:LOW), 14 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 52% are positive. Lowe’s Companies Inc. had 60 analyst reports since August 19, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Jefferies maintained Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) rating on Friday, May 13. Jefferies has “Hold” rating and $81 target. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Buy” rating and $8900 target in Wednesday, July 5 report. The rating was maintained by S&P Research with “Hold” on Wednesday, August 19. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Buy” rating and $81.0 target in Monday, October 30 report. On Monday, December 19 the stock rating was downgraded by Citigroup to “Neutral”. As per Wednesday, August 23, the company rating was maintained by Oppenheimer. The stock of Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) earned “Buy” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Wednesday, August 23. The company was maintained on Thursday, August 20 by Argus Research. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Wednesday, August 23 by Piper Jaffray. The company was downgraded on Thursday, October 6 by Cleveland.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.03 in 2017 Q2. Its up 0.03, from 1 in 2017Q1. It is positive, as 79 investors sold LOW shares while 402 reduced holdings. 108 funds opened positions while 386 raised stakes. 606.01 million shares or 2.56% less from 621.93 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Hudock Gp Ltd Liability Company owns 874 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. Pub Sector Pension Invest Board holds 0.07% or 97,782 shares in its portfolio. Tocqueville Asset LP accumulated 179,579 shares or 0.17% of the stock. Jlb & holds 0.17% in Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) or 8,414 shares. Hartwell J M LP accumulated 8,625 shares. Moreover, Greylin Mangement Inc has 0.42% invested in Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW). Shearlink Capital Ltd reported 3.94% in Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW). Fort Washington Investment Oh holds 25,164 shares or 0.03% of its portfolio. Amer Century stated it has 0.19% in Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW). Segall Bryant & Hamill Lc holds 43,036 shares. Personal Cap holds 325,164 shares. Kingdon Capital Management Lc invested in 0.89% or 168,284 shares. Morgan Stanley holds 0.15% or 6.50M shares in its portfolio. Tctc Holding Lc owns 52,508 shares for 0.28% of their portfolio. Chesley Taft And Associates owns 0.2% invested in Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) for 27,950 shares.

Analysts await Bazaarvoice Inc (NASDAQ:BV) to report earnings on November, 29. They expect $-0.04 earnings per share, down 33.33% or $0.01 from last year’s $-0.03 per share. After $-0.02 actual earnings per share reported by Bazaarvoice Inc for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 100.00% negative EPS growth.

Soros Fund Management Llc, which manages about $5.62 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Alibaba Group Hldg Ltd (NYSE:BABA) by 85,200 shares to 192,400 shares, valued at $27.11 million in 2017Q2, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Calix Inc (NYSE:CALX) by 167,066 shares in the quarter, for a total of 366,666 shares, and has risen its stake in Exa Corp (NASDAQ:EXA).

Among 6 analysts covering Bazaarvoice (NASDAQ:BV), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. Bazaarvoice had 10 analyst reports since September 1, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Needham on Wednesday, September 6 with “Buy”. As per Friday, July 21, the company rating was maintained by Northland Capital. As per Tuesday, September 1, the company rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank. The company was maintained on Monday, August 28 by Northland Capital. The rating was maintained by Credit Suisse on Wednesday, March 2 with “Outperform”. The stock of Bazaarvoice Inc (NASDAQ:BV) has “Outperform” rating given on Thursday, December 3 by Northland Capital. The stock of Bazaarvoice Inc (NASDAQ:BV) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, September 5 by B. Riley & Co. The firm has “Outperform” rating by Credit Suisse given on Friday, September 8. On Wednesday, September 2 the stock rating was downgraded by Morgan Stanley to “Equal Weight”. The stock of Bazaarvoice Inc (NASDAQ:BV) has “Buy” rating given on Friday, October 27 by Northland Capital.

Since May 16, 2017, it had 6 buys, and 0 insider sales for $30,056 activity.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.32 in Q2 2017. Its up 0.30, from 1.02 in 2017Q1. It improved, as 13 investors sold BV shares while 31 reduced holdings. 18 funds opened positions while 40 raised stakes. 58.31 million shares or 2.10% less from 59.56 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Mufg Americas accumulated 781 shares. Harber Asset Management Llc stated it has 311,984 shares or 0.63% of all its holdings. Invesco Ltd has 0% invested in Bazaarvoice Inc (NASDAQ:BV). Kennedy Cap Mngmt Incorporated reported 0.14% stake. Schwab Charles Invest Mgmt Inc has invested 0% in Bazaarvoice Inc (NASDAQ:BV). Pathstone Family Office Lc has invested 0% in Bazaarvoice Inc (NASDAQ:BV). Rhumbline Advisers holds 0% or 95,972 shares in its portfolio. Art Lc owns 44,636 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Hutchin Hill Capital LP holds 0.01% or 48,900 shares. American Century Companies Inc accumulated 300,839 shares or 0% of the stock. Raging Capital Mngmt Ltd Limited Liability Company has invested 1.14% in Bazaarvoice Inc (NASDAQ:BV). Goldman Sachs Grp holds 74,874 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Parkwood Limited holds 0.01% in Bazaarvoice Inc (NASDAQ:BV) or 14,338 shares. 28,683 are owned by Citigroup. Franklin has 0.01% invested in Bazaarvoice Inc (NASDAQ:BV) for 3.33 million shares.

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