Hak Shin Unloaded 8014 shares of 3M Company (MMM) in an Insider Trade; Data I Has 1.31 Sentiment

As shown in the (SEC), a report for the sale of 8,014 shares of 3M Co by Hak Shin was filled. Hak Shin is at present the Vice Chair & Exec Vice Pres of the ‘s company. The form was filled on February 02, 2018. The shares were unloaded at average $249.4 per every share, and have a value of $1,998,421 U.S. Dollars, making this sale a considerable one. It seems he is very active lately as in the last month, he silently unloaded additional 14,272 shares of the company, worth $3,538,751 USD. That large deal is sure to get stock professionals talking about the company. Hak Shin now owns 74,342 shares of the Firm.

Data I/O Corporation designs, manufactures, and sells programming systems for electronic device manufacturers worldwide. The company has market cap of $91.39 million. The Company’s programming system products are used to program integrated circuits with the specific data necessary for the ICs. It has a 19.8 P/E ratio. The firm provides PSV handlers off-line automated programming systems; and RoadRunner and RoadRunner3 series handlers, an in-line automated programming systems.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 buys, and 3 insider sales for $347,463 activity.

Perritt Capital Management Inc holds 0.37% of its portfolio in Data I/O Corporation for 140,000 shares. Ativo Capital Management Llc owns 120,023 shares or 0.32% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Thompson Davis & Co. Inc. has 0.13% invested in the company for 7,600 shares. The California-based Eam Investors Llc has invested 0.08% in the stock. Essex Investment Management Co Llc, a Massachusetts-based fund reported 41,922 shares.

The stock decreased 3.65% or $0.42 during the last trading session, reaching $11.09. About 70,434 shares traded. Data I/O Corporation (DAIO) has risen 180.69% since February 2, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 163.99% the S&P500.

3M Company operates as a diversified technology firm worldwide. The company has market cap of $146.79 billion. The company's Industrial segment offers tapes; coated, non-woven, and bonded abrasives; adhesives; advanced ceramics; sealants; specialty materials; separation and purification products; closure systems for personal hygiene products; acoustic systems products; automotive components; and abrasion-resistant films, and paint finishing and detailing products. It has a 31.12 P/E ratio. The Company’s Safety and Graphics Business segment provides personal protection products, traffic safety and security products, commercial graphics systems, commercial cleaning and protection products, floor matting, roofing granules for asphalt shingles, and fall protection products.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.77 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.14, from 0.91 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 59 investors sold 3M Company shares while 612 reduced holdings. 101 funds opened positions while 417 raised stakes. 387.06 million shares or 0.01% more from 387.02 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Wilbanks Smith & Thomas Asset Mgmt Limited holds 0.08% or 4,747 shares in its portfolio. Moreover, Saturna has 1.79% invested in 3M Company (NYSE:MMM) for 262,867 shares. Nottingham Advsr invested in 1,997 shares. First Communications owns 1.17% invested in 3M Company (NYSE:MMM) for 48,101 shares. 16,938 are held by Fayerweather Charles. Utah Retirement Sys reported 0.5% in 3M Company (NYSE:MMM). Rhumbline Advisers invested in 1.12 million shares. The Massachusetts-based Renaissance Investment Group Inc has invested 0.22% in 3M Company (NYSE:MMM). Modera Wealth Management Ltd Liability Com has invested 0.68% in 3M Company (NYSE:MMM). Arkansas-based Ifrah Fincl Service has invested 0.1% in 3M Company (NYSE:MMM). Bush Odonnell Investment Advisors reported 4.95% of its portfolio in 3M Company (NYSE:MMM). Qci Asset Mgmt, a New York-based fund reported 418 shares. Brown Advisory accumulated 0.19% or 274,145 shares. Buffington Mohr Mcneal holds 0.26% of its portfolio in 3M Company (NYSE:MMM) for 2,888 shares. Fjarde Ap has 0.59% invested in 3M Company (NYSE:MMM).

Among 16 analysts covering 3M (NYSE:MMM), 7 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 44% are positive. 3M has $272.0 highest and $135 lowest target. $228.53’s average target is -7.38% below currents $246.75 stock price. 3M had 76 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Wednesday, October 11 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Hold”. Jefferies maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Tuesday, April 12 report. Barclays Capital maintained 3M Company (NYSE:MMM) on Monday, October 5 with “Equal-Weight” rating. Credit Suisse maintained 3M Company (NYSE:MMM) rating on Wednesday, October 25. Credit Suisse has “Outperform” rating and $260 target. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, July 26 by Citigroup. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of MMM in report on Friday, October 23 with “Underperform” rating. Stifel Nicolaus maintained 3M Company (NYSE:MMM) rating on Wednesday, October 25. Stifel Nicolaus has “Hold” rating and $244 target. The company was downgraded on Monday, November 21 by Goldman Sachs. The firm earned “Overweight” rating on Monday, October 24 by Barclays Capital. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, October 25 by Citigroup.

The stock decreased 0.48% or $1.19 during the last trading session, reaching $246.75. About 2.04M shares traded or 2.29% up from the average. 3M Company (NYSE:MMM) has risen 18.59% since February 2, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.89% the S&P500.