Beutel Goodman & Co LTD Has Increased By $17.89 Million Its Amerisource (ABC) Holding; HOSIDEN CORPORATION (HOIEF) Shorts Up By 22.71%

Beutel Goodman & Co Ltd increased Amerisource (ABC) stake by 16.38% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Beutel Goodman & Co Ltd acquired 271,015 shares as Amerisource (ABC)’s stock declined 1.76%. The Beutel Goodman & Co Ltd holds 1.93 million shares with $127.35 million value, up from 1.65 million last quarter. Amerisource now has $20.02B valuation. The stock decreased 0.83% or $0.77 during the last trading session, reaching $91.82. About 777,786 shares traded. AmerisourceBergen Corporation (NYSE:ABC) has risen 18.80% since December 30, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 2.10% the S&P500.

HOSIDEN CORPORATION (OTCMKTS:HOIEF) had an increase of 22.71% in short interest. HOIEF’s SI was 196,700 shares in December as released by FINRA. Its up 22.71% from 160,300 shares previously. It closed at $15.01 lastly. It is down 0.00% since December 30, 2016 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Beutel Goodman & Co Ltd decreased Brookfield Asset Mgt (NYSE:BAM) stake by 164,080 shares to 16.28 million valued at $670.26 million in 2017Q3. It also reduced Magna Intl Inc (NYSE:MGA) stake by 118,052 shares and now owns 13.62M shares. Molson Coors Canada was reduced too.

Among 19 analysts covering AmerisourceBergen (NYSE:ABC), 10 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 53% are positive. AmerisourceBergen had 59 analyst reports since July 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of AmerisourceBergen Corporation (NYSE:ABC) earned “Neutral” rating by Mizuho on Wednesday, November 18. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Outperform” rating and $130 target in Wednesday, October 7 report. The rating was maintained by Needham on Friday, September 8 with “Buy”. The rating was upgraded by Morgan Stanley to “Overweight” on Thursday, November 10. The company was maintained on Friday, May 6 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock of AmerisourceBergen Corporation (NYSE:ABC) has “Outperform” rating given on Thursday, October 5 by Robert W. Baird. On Thursday, February 4 the stock rating was maintained by FBR Capital with “Mkt Perform”. As per Tuesday, January 3, the company rating was downgraded by Mizuho. The firm has “Mkt Outperform” rating given on Tuesday, October 4 by Avondale. Needham maintained AmerisourceBergen Corporation (NYSE:ABC) rating on Friday, November 3. Needham has “Buy” rating and $86.0 target.

Hosiden Corporation manufactures and sells electronics, electrical appliances, auto parts, information telecommunications equipment, office machines, and medical equipment and related parts in Japan and internationally. The company has market cap of $912.83 million. It offers miniature circular, DIN, multi-pole circular and rectangular, slim rectangular, display port, HDMI, USB, IC card, optical, AC inlets/power supply, waterproof, PV, and PV junction box connectors; and plugs and jacks, such as miniature, pin, and DC power jacks. It has a 8.93 P/E ratio. The firm also provides switches, including slide, tactile push, switches units, multi-function, shuttle, circuit protectors, and touch panels, as well as DC switches for solar PV generation system; and acoustic components comprising micro speakers, receiver units, headphones, earphone-mics, microphones and microphone units, MEMS microphone units, and Bluetooth modules.