Montag A & Associates Has Lifted By $743,046 Its Suntrust Bks (STI) Stake; Brandywineglobal Global Income Opportunities Fund (BWG) Shorts Down By 94.6%

February 21, 2018 - By Migdalia James

Brandywineglobal Global Income Opportunities Fund (NYSE:BWG) had a decrease of 94.6% in short interest. BWG’s SI was 3,600 shares in February as released by FINRA. Its down 94.6% from 66,700 shares previously. With 67,200 avg volume, 0 days are for Brandywineglobal Global Income Opportunities Fund (NYSE:BWG)’s short sellers to cover BWG’s short positions. The stock increased 0.04% or $0.005 during the last trading session, reaching $12.765. About 11,725 shares traded. Legg Mason BW Global Income Opportunities Fund Inc. (NYSE:BWG) has risen 6.52% since February 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 10.18% the S&P500.

Montag A & Associates Inc increased Suntrust Bks Inc (STI) stake by 5.98% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Montag A & Associates Inc acquired 12,594 shares as Suntrust Bks Inc (STI)’s stock declined 9.30%. The Montag A & Associates Inc holds 223,085 shares with $13.33M value, up from 210,491 last quarter. Suntrust Bks Inc now has $33.92B valuation. The stock increased 0.70% or $0.5 during the last trading session, reaching $72.02. About 925,905 shares traded. SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) has risen 26.82% since February 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 10.12% the S&P500.




Montag A & Associates Inc decreased Vanguard Ftse Developed Market (VEA) stake by 105,375 shares to 319,952 valued at $13.89M in 2017Q3. It also reduced United Rentals Inc. (NYSE:URI) stake by 10,094 shares and now owns 63,760 shares. Edwards Lifesciences (NYSE:EW) was reduced too.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.91 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.01, from 0.92 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 65 investors sold STI shares while 235 reduced holdings. 69 funds opened positions while 205 raised stakes. 375.36 million shares or 2.72% less from 385.84 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Godsey And Gibb Assoc accumulated 4,569 shares. Retirement Of Alabama invested 0.07% in SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI). 6,033 were accumulated by Oppenheimer And. National Pension stated it has 0.16% in SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI). 340 were reported by Greenleaf. Mycio Wealth Ptnrs Limited Company accumulated 4,200 shares. Meiji Yasuda Life Insur invested in 0.07% or 7,500 shares. Brown Advisory Inc reported 0.07% stake. Chesley Taft And Associates Limited Liability holds 0.13% or 24,270 shares in its portfolio. Nordea Ab holds 0.06% of its portfolio in SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) for 383,905 shares. Manning Napier Advsrs Ltd Limited Liability Company stated it has 0.01% in SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI). Us Bancshares De reported 0.04% of its portfolio in SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI). 743,158 were accumulated by Bluestein R H And Com. Massachusetts-based Rhumbline Advisers has invested 0.11% in SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI). Catalyst Cap Advisors Limited Liability holds 0.61% of its portfolio in SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) for 235,000 shares.

Among 34 analysts covering Suntrust Banks Inc. (NYSE:STI), 16 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 18 Hold. Therefore 47% are positive. Suntrust Banks Inc. had 108 analyst reports since July 20, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, December 21 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. FBR Capital maintained SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) on Monday, January 23 with “Outperform” rating. Sandler O’Neill downgraded the shares of STI in report on Monday, October 23 to “Hold” rating. The stock of SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) earned “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Monday, April 3. The firm earned “Market Perform” rating on Monday, October 19 by BMO Capital Markets. The rating was upgraded by UBS on Tuesday, December 12 to “Buy”. The rating was initiated by UBS on Wednesday, January 11 with “Neutral”. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Buy” rating and $6000 target in Thursday, July 27 report. Piper Jaffray maintained SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) on Monday, October 2 with “Buy” rating. The rating was initiated by Wedbush with “Neutral” on Friday, October 7.

Since January 23, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 insider sale for $507,911 activity. Shares for $507,911 were sold by Lienhard Jerome T.

Investors sentiment increased to 2.1 in 2017 Q3. Its up 1.39, from 0.71 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 1 investors sold Legg Mason BW Global Income Opportunities Fund Inc. shares while 9 reduced holdings. 8 funds opened positions while 13 raised stakes. 7.23 million shares or 3.94% less from 7.53 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Wells Fargo Mn accumulated 960,650 shares or 0% of the stock. Advisors Asset Mngmt reported 280,536 shares. Thomas J Herzfeld Advsr holds 0.02% in Legg Mason BW Global Income Opportunities Fund Inc. (NYSE:BWG) or 3,864 shares. Fort Point Cap Ptnrs Llc accumulated 0.08% or 12,000 shares. Rivernorth Cap Management Limited Liability Company accumulated 1.89M shares. Laurion Ltd Partnership reported 188,099 shares. 1607 Capital Prtn Ltd holds 0.38% of its portfolio in Legg Mason BW Global Income Opportunities Fund Inc. (NYSE:BWG) for 490,739 shares. Invesco owns 0% invested in Legg Mason BW Global Income Opportunities Fund Inc. (NYSE:BWG) for 173,952 shares. Cornerstone Advsr, a Alabama-based fund reported 225,090 shares. Landscape Cap Ltd Liability stated it has 0.03% in Legg Mason BW Global Income Opportunities Fund Inc. (NYSE:BWG). Roundview Ltd Limited Liability Company accumulated 31,135 shares or 0.12% of the stock. & Limited stated it has 230,062 shares. Commonwealth Equity Ser Inc invested 0% in Legg Mason BW Global Income Opportunities Fund Inc. (NYSE:BWG). Guggenheim Capital Ltd Liability Corporation holds 0% in Legg Mason BW Global Income Opportunities Fund Inc. (NYSE:BWG) or 80,493 shares. Royal Comml Bank Of Canada invested in 48,406 shares.

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