Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board Lowered Its Position in Schein Henry (HSIC) by $1.46 Million; As Honeywell Intl (HON) Stock Value Declined, Montag A & Associates Has Boosted Its Position

April 20, 2018 - By Vivian Park

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Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board decreased its stake in Schein Henry Inc (HSIC) by 27.41% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board sold 21,101 shares as the company’s stock declined 8.35% with the market. The institutional investor held 55,885 shares of the health care company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $3.91 million, down from 76,986 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board who had been investing in Schein Henry Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $10.68B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.77% or $0.54 during the last trading session, reaching $69.21. About 405,880 shares traded. Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC) has declined 24.00% since April 20, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 35.55% the S&P500.

Montag A & Associates Inc increased its stake in Honeywell Intl Inc (HON) by 49.54% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Montag A & Associates Inc bought 4,955 shares as the company’s stock declined 5.96% with the market. The institutional investor held 14,957 shares of the o.e.m. company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $2.29 million, up from 10,002 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Montag A & Associates Inc who had been investing in Honeywell Intl Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $111.38B market cap company. The stock increased 0.47% or $0.7 during the last trading session, reaching $148.83. About 2.32M shares traded. Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON) has risen 15.94% since April 20, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 4.39% the S&P500.

Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board, which manages about $8.12B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Consolidated Edison Inc (NYSE:ED) by 6,335 shares to 115,691 shares, valued at $9.83 million in 2017Q4, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Valero Energy Corp New (NYSE:VLO) by 33,951 shares in the quarter, for a total of 150,572 shares, and has risen its stake in Marathon Pete Corp (NYSE:MPC).

Analysts await Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC) to report earnings on May, 8. They expect $0.92 earnings per share, up 4.55% or $0.04 from last year’s $0.88 per share. HSIC’s profit will be $141.97M for 18.81 P/E if the $0.92 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.97 actual earnings per share reported by Henry Schein, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -5.15% negative EPS growth.

Among 22 analysts covering Henry Schein Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC), 11 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Henry Schein Inc. had 50 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. UBS initiated Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC) on Thursday, October 6 with “Buy” rating. On Wednesday, February 21 the stock rating was maintained by Leerink Swann with “Market Perform”. The company was maintained on Tuesday, August 22 by Jefferies. Northcoast downgraded Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC) on Tuesday, December 6 to “Neutral” rating. The stock has “Neutral” rating by JP Morgan on Thursday, February 15. The firm has “Buy” rating by Deutsche Bank given on Friday, December 8. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC) on Tuesday, November 7 with “Hold” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating by UBS given on Friday, September 15. Piper Jaffray maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Thursday, October 26 report. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Tuesday, October 11 by Goldman Sachs.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.83 in 2017 Q4. Its down 6.32, from 7.15 in 2017Q3. It dived, as 72 investors sold HSIC shares while 170 reduced holdings. 62 funds opened positions while 139 raised stakes. 146.17 million shares or 47.74% less from 279.70 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Dekabank Deutsche Girozentrale stated it has 0.03% in Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC). Baker Avenue Asset Mgmt Limited Partnership holds 0.09% or 13,200 shares. Price T Rowe Associate Md reported 0.11% of its portfolio in Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC). Stifel Fin Corp invested in 0.01% or 55,233 shares. Axa has invested 0.17% in Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC). Lincoln Cap Ltd, a Nebraska-based fund reported 6,500 shares. Bell Bancorporation reported 2,932 shares. Morgan Dempsey Limited Liability Company reported 1,570 shares. Ashfield Capital Partners Ltd Limited Liability Company accumulated 70,063 shares. Texas Permanent School Fund stated it has 0.04% in Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC). Hightower Advsr Limited Liability invested 0.02% of its portfolio in Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC). Oppenheimer Asset owns 44,563 shares. Great West Life Assurance Can reported 895,557 shares. Jacobs Levy Equity Mngmt Inc owns 24,020 shares. First Quadrant LP Ca has invested 0.01% in Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC).

Among 21 analysts covering Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON), 17 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 81% are positive. Honeywell International Inc. had 94 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Oppenheimer on Monday, April 25 with “Outperform”. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, February 15 by Stifel Nicolaus. The company was maintained on Monday, October 9 by Citigroup. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Friday, January 26 by Robert W. Baird. The company was maintained on Monday, April 18 by Barclays Capital. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Thursday, October 6 by Robert W. Baird. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Friday, January 19 report. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Buy” on Wednesday, April 12. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the shares of HON in report on Wednesday, July 5 with “Buy” rating. The stock has “Neutral” rating by UBS on Monday, June 6.

Since February 14, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 sales for $874,731 activity. Another trade for 2,868 shares valued at $448,440 was sold by PARDO JAIME CHICO /FA.

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