Diana Shipping Inc. (DSX) Trades at $4.00 After Triangle; Atlanta Capital Management Co Increased Its Mastercard (MA) Position

Atlanta Capital Management Co Llc increased Mastercard Incorporated (MA) stake by 19.81% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Atlanta Capital Management Co Llc acquired 163,089 shares as Mastercard Incorporated (MA)’s stock rose 7.46%. The Atlanta Capital Management Co Llc holds 986,524 shares with $139.30 million value, up from 823,435 last quarter. Mastercard Incorporated now has $176.62 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.82% or $1.35 during the last trading session, reaching $166.83. About 2.95M shares traded. Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) has risen 24.16% since January 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 7.46% the S&P500.

Diana Shipping Inc. (DSX) formed triangle with $3.72 target or 7.00% below today’s $4.00 share price. Diana Shipping Inc. (DSX) has $424.52M valuation. It closed at $4 lastly. It is down 52.24% since January 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 35.54% the S&P500.

Among 13 analysts covering Diana Shipping (NYSE:DSX), 1 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 8% are positive. Diana Shipping had 29 analyst reports since July 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Friday, January 27 by Nordea. The firm has “Hold” rating by Deutsche Bank given on Wednesday, November 18. The firm has “In-Line” rating by Evercore given on Wednesday, May 24. J.P. Morgan downgraded Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE:DSX) rating on Wednesday, January 17. J.P. Morgan has “Hold” rating and $5.0 target. JP Morgan initiated Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE:DSX) on Thursday, October 15 with “Neutral” rating. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Clarkson Capital on Tuesday, February 9. The stock of Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE:DSX) has “Hold” rating given on Friday, October 23 by Jefferies. As per Wednesday, July 27, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. The stock of Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE:DSX) earned “Sell” rating by UBS on Friday, September 4. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, July 18 by Stifel Nicolaus.

Analysts await Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE:DSX) to report earnings on February, 13. They expect $-0.16 earnings per share, up 57.89% or $0.22 from last year’s $-0.38 per share. After $-0.20 actual earnings per share reported by Diana Shipping Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -20.00% EPS growth.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.89 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.01, from 0.88 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 39 investors sold MA shares while 488 reduced holdings. 103 funds opened positions while 367 raised stakes. 779.91 million shares or 1.33% less from 790.40 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Cibc Ww Mkts stated it has 140,348 shares. Profit Lc holds 0.32% of its portfolio in Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) for 2,602 shares. The Illinois-based Alley Lc has invested 1.61% in Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA). Cetera Advsrs Lc stated it has 0.02% of its portfolio in Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA). Massachusetts-based Panagora Asset Management has invested 0.3% in Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA). 211,800 are held by Honeywell Int. Moreover, Symphony Asset Mngmt Limited Liability has 0.62% invested in Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA). State Of Wisconsin Investment Board reported 0.51% of its portfolio in Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA). Swedbank holds 2.45% or 2.84 million shares in its portfolio. Rfg Advisory Grp Inc Limited Company invested in 1,381 shares or 0.12% of the stock. Oakbrook Investments Limited Liability Co, a Illinois-based fund reported 41,280 shares. American Money Mgmt Ltd Liability Co accumulated 24,351 shares or 2.29% of the stock. Spinnaker has 6,447 shares for 0.11% of their portfolio. Moreover, First Republic Management has 0.12% invested in Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA). Arcadia Investment Mngmt Corporation Mi has 0.02% invested in Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) for 392 shares.

Atlanta Capital Management Co Llc decreased Spdr S&P 500 Etf Tr (SPY) stake by 13,339 shares to 1,281 valued at $322,000 in 2017Q3. It also reduced Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) stake by 14,046 shares and now owns 199,616 shares. Amphenol Corp New (NYSE:APH) was reduced too.