Cardinal Capital Management Has Raised Its Omnicom Group (OMC) Position; Hartline Investment Cut Its Wisdomtree Investments (WETF) Stake

Hartline Investment Corp decreased Wisdomtree Investments (WETF) stake by 31.16% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Hartline Investment Corp sold 45,575 shares as Wisdomtree Investments (WETF)’s stock rose 7.07%. The Hartline Investment Corp holds 100,668 shares with $1.03 million value, down from 146,243 last quarter. Wisdomtree Investments now has $1.74B valuation. It closed at $12.91 lastly. It is down 9.35% since January 11, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 26.05% the S&P500.

Cardinal Capital Management Inc increased Omnicom Group Inc. (OMC) stake by 353.09% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Cardinal Capital Management Inc acquired 41,665 shares as Omnicom Group Inc. (OMC)’s stock declined 2.32%. The Cardinal Capital Management Inc holds 53,465 shares with $3.96M value, up from 11,800 last quarter. Omnicom Group Inc. now has $16.76B valuation. The stock increased 0.86% or $0.62 during the last trading session, reaching $72.7. About 1.91 million shares traded. Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE:OMC) has risen 1.15% since January 11, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 15.55% the S&P500.

Since October 19, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 2 insider sales for $653,858 activity. 489 shares were sold by RICE LINDA JOHNSON, worth $36,342. Sherman Peter K. had sold 8,310 shares worth $617,516.

Cardinal Capital Management Inc decreased Becton Dickinson And Co. (NYSE:BDX) stake by 4,730 shares to 77,207 valued at $15.13M in 2017Q3. It also reduced Pnc Financial Services Group I (NYSE:PNC) stake by 4,165 shares and now owns 117,586 shares. Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) was reduced too.

Among 15 analysts covering Omnicom (NYSE:OMC), 4 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 27% are positive. Omnicom has $101 highest and $69 lowest target. $85.58’s average target is 17.72% above currents $72.7 stock price. Omnicom had 40 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Underweight” rating by Morgan Stanley on Monday, October 16. The company was maintained on Monday, October 17 by Pivotal Research. The company was downgraded on Tuesday, January 2 by Macquarie Research. On Tuesday, June 6 the stock rating was downgraded by Macquarie Research to “Neutral”. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Wednesday, September 6 by Citigroup. The stock has “Buy” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Wednesday, April 12. The firm has “Equal-Weight” rating by Barclays Capital given on Wednesday, April 20. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, June 20 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock of Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE:OMC) earned “Overweight” rating by JP Morgan on Monday, March 21. The stock of Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE:OMC) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, August 22 by RBC Capital Markets.

Investors sentiment increased to 1 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.11, from 0.89 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 56 investors sold OMC shares while 213 reduced holdings. 65 funds opened positions while 203 raised stakes. 230.60 million shares or 2.33% more from 225.35 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. River Road Asset Mgmt Limited invested in 823,883 shares or 1.2% of the stock. 14,512 were reported by Scotia Cap. Savant holds 2,750 shares or 0.05% of its portfolio. Fayez Sarofim stated it has 0% in Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE:OMC). Sterling Capital Ltd reported 1.94 million shares. Comerica Bankshares has invested 0.04% in Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE:OMC). British Columbia Investment Management Corp reported 83,435 shares. First Bankshares Of Omaha has invested 0.13% in Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE:OMC). Alpha Windward Ltd Liability Corp stated it has 0.3% of its portfolio in Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE:OMC). Moreover, City Holdg has 0.05% invested in Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE:OMC). Strs Ohio reported 3,065 shares stake. Advisor Prtn Ltd Liability Corp has 0.06% invested in Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE:OMC). Of Toledo Na Oh holds 0.2% or 10,395 shares in its portfolio. Wealthtrust Fairport Limited Liability has invested 0.42% in Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE:OMC). Huntington Bancshares reported 0.05% stake.

Since August 3, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 3 selling transactions for $886,833 activity. SALERNO FRANK sold $585,370 worth of stock or 50,000 shares. Shares for $103,917 were sold by Lavine Bruce I.

Among 12 analysts covering WisdomTree Investments (NASDAQ:WETF), 4 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 33% are positive. WisdomTree Investments had 44 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was upgraded by Zacks on Thursday, August 6 to “Hold”. The stock has “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Wednesday, August 2. The company was upgraded on Monday, May 15 by Citigroup. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Citigroup on Monday, February 6. The stock has “Hold” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Tuesday, November 14. UBS maintained the shares of WETF in report on Tuesday, November 14 with “Sell” rating. Northcoast initiated the stock with “Neutral” rating in Friday, January 29 report. The stock of WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (NASDAQ:WETF) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, June 28 by Jefferies. The rating was downgraded by Keefe Bruyette & Woods to “Outperform” on Monday, February 8. The firm has “Sell” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods given on Monday, June 19.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.14 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.03, from 1.17 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 22 investors sold WETF shares while 56 reduced holdings. 24 funds opened positions while 65 raised stakes. 118.39 million shares or 5.96% less from 125.89 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Amalgamated State Bank reported 15,818 shares. California Employees Retirement Sys owns 52,486 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Walleye Trading Limited Com has 0.01% invested in WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (NASDAQ:WETF). Parametric Assocs Limited Liability Company invested in 0% or 245,569 shares. California State Teachers Retirement invested 0% in WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (NASDAQ:WETF). Balyasny Asset Mgmt Ltd Company has 559,510 shares. First Manhattan holds 0% of its portfolio in WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (NASDAQ:WETF) for 4,617 shares. Us Retail Bank De owns 0% invested in WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (NASDAQ:WETF) for 184 shares. Metropolitan Life Insur stated it has 0% in WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (NASDAQ:WETF). Northern Corp has 1.56M shares for 0% of their portfolio. Continental Advisors Ltd reported 477,399 shares. Private Advisor Group Inc Llc holds 0.01% or 53,482 shares in its portfolio. Fred Alger holds 5.86M shares or 0.28% of its portfolio. Pub Sector Pension Invest Board holds 0% or 72,802 shares. Ubs Asset Mngmt Americas Inc reported 60,823 shares.

Analysts await WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (NASDAQ:WETF) to report earnings on February, 2. They expect $0.07 earnings per share, up 133.33% or $0.04 from last year’s $0.03 per share. WETF’s profit will be $9.43M for 46.11 P/E if the $0.07 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.06 actual earnings per share reported by WisdomTree Investments, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 16.67% EPS growth.