Spectra Energy Partners LP (SEP) Shareholder Tortoise Capital Advisors Cut Position by $13.22 Million; Nwi Management LP Has Lowered Its Stake in Apple Computer (AAPL) as Market Value Rose

February 17, 2018 - By Vivian Currie

Nwi Management Lp decreased its stake in Apple Computer (AAPL) by 94.67% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Nwi Management Lp sold 887,250 shares as the company’s stock rose 12.78% with the market. The hedge fund held 50,000 shares of the computer manufacturing company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $7.71M, down from 937,250 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Nwi Management Lp who had been investing in Apple Computer for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $874.91 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.32% or $0.56 during the last trading session, reaching $172.43. About 40.18M shares traded or 18.57% up from the average. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has risen 62.48% since February 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 45.78% the S&P500.

Tortoise Capital Advisors Llc decreased its stake in Spectra Energy Partners Lp (SEP) by 4.66% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Tortoise Capital Advisors Llc sold 300,512 shares as the company’s stock declined 4.02% while stock markets rallied. The hedge fund held 6.15 million shares of the public utilities company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $273.13 million, down from 6.45 million at the end of the previous reported quarter. Tortoise Capital Advisors Llc who had been investing in Spectra Energy Partners Lp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $19.53B market cap company. The stock decreased 1.05% or $0.42 during the last trading session, reaching $39.86. About 1.08 million shares traded or 90.95% up from the average. Spectra Energy Partners, LP (NYSE:SEP) has declined 3.32% since February 17, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 20.02% the S&P500.




Since August 15, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 7 insider sales for $70.47 million activity. On Friday, January 5 Riccio Daniel J. sold $2.73M worth of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) or 15,641 shares. Another trade for 5,892 shares valued at $948,612 was sold by Srouji Johny. The insider SCHILLER PHILIP W sold 56,808 shares worth $8.79 million. 6,209 Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) shares with value of $1.01M were sold by KONDO CHRIS. AHRENDTS ANGELA J also sold $9.78 million worth of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) shares.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.7 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.02, from 0.68 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 52 investors sold AAPL shares while 1034 reduced holdings. 116 funds opened positions while 640 raised stakes. 2.97 billion shares or 2.78% less from 3.06 billion shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Comerica Commercial Bank invested in 1.55 million shares. Nuveen Asset Management Ltd owns 1.86 million shares. Fcg Advisors Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 22,156 shares. Capital Glob Investors accumulated 27.96 million shares. Corda Ltd Llc owns 29,594 shares. Jacobs And Ca stated it has 3.15% in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL). 16,927 were reported by Baker Ellis Asset Mngmt Limited Liability Company. The Georgia-based Cap Investment Advsrs Limited Liability Com has invested 0.85% in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL). Capstone Fin owns 55,874 shares. Fayerweather Charles, Massachusetts-based fund reported 19,069 shares. Greystone Managed Inc reported 117,943 shares. Macquarie has invested 0.3% in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL). Moreover, Muhlenkamp And Com Incorporated has 7.15% invested in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL). 2.63 million are held by Commonwealth Equity Svcs Inc. Highstreet Asset holds 0.58% or 39,185 shares.

Among 53 analysts covering Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL), 34 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 18 Hold. Therefore 64% are positive. Apple Inc. had 378 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Tuesday, June 13, the company rating was upgraded by Morgan Stanley. The rating was maintained by Credit Suisse with “Buy” on Tuesday, July 25. The stock has “Outperform” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, August 11. The rating was maintained by Oppenheimer on Tuesday, June 6 with “Hold”. The firm has “Overweight” rating given on Wednesday, April 27 by Morgan Stanley. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, September 22 with “Outperform”. The company was maintained on Wednesday, October 26 by Drexel Hamilton. Bank of America maintained the stock with “Neutral” rating in Thursday, August 27 report. The company was maintained on Wednesday, October 28 by Stifel Nicolaus. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) on Tuesday, October 18 with “Buy” rating.

Nwi Management Lp, which manages about $5.79 billion and $1.04B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Materials Select Sector Spdr (XLB) by 15,000 shares to 53,000 shares, valued at $3.01 million in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Telephone And Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) by 135,000 shares in the quarter, for a total of 650,000 shares, and has risen its stake in Sprint Corporation (NYSE:S).

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.13 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.15, from 1.28 in 2017Q2. It is negative, as 19 investors sold SEP shares while 66 reduced holdings. 19 funds opened positions while 77 raised stakes. 62.25 million shares or 3.77% more from 59.98 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Alps Inc stated it has 6.46 million shares. Carroll Fincl Assocs has invested 0.01% in Spectra Energy Partners, LP (NYSE:SEP). San Francisco Sentry Invest Gru (Ca) holds 500 shares. Cv Starr & Trust holds 150,000 shares. Bollard Ltd Liability holds 141,326 shares. Guggenheim Cap Limited Liability Corp holds 0.02% in Spectra Energy Partners, LP (NYSE:SEP) or 164,657 shares. 523,364 are held by Spirit Of America Management Corp New York. Van Eck Assocs Corp invested in 0.01% or 28,898 shares. Advantus Cap Management reported 73,808 shares stake. Leavell Invest Mngmt holds 8,502 shares or 0.05% of its portfolio. Verity Asset Incorporated accumulated 9,433 shares. Ontario – Canada-based Natl Bank Of Montreal Can has invested 0.02% in Spectra Energy Partners, LP (NYSE:SEP). Utd Cap Advisers Limited Company has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Spectra Energy Partners, LP (NYSE:SEP). Ancora Advsr Ltd Liability owns 10,818 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. Moreover, Fic Cap has 0.35% invested in Spectra Energy Partners, LP (NYSE:SEP) for 20,510 shares.

Receive News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings with our FREE daily email newsletter.




Free Email Newsletter

Enter your email address below to get the latest news and analysts' ratings for your stocks with our free daily email newsletter: