The Insider, Inge Thulin Sold 18,866 Shares of 3M Company (MMM); Susquehanna International Group Llp Has Boosted Anthem (Call) (ANTM) Stake By $36.06 Million

Susquehanna International Group Llp increased Anthem Inc (Call) (ANTM) stake by 97.85% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Susquehanna International Group Llp acquired 190,800 shares as Anthem Inc (Call) (ANTM)’s stock rose 10.08%. The Susquehanna International Group Llp holds 385,800 shares with $73.26 million value, up from 195,000 last quarter. Anthem Inc (Call) now has $62.63B valuation. The stock decreased 1.58% or $3.92 during the last trading session, reaching $243.93. About 2.00 million shares traded or 23.16% up from the average. Anthem, Inc. (NYSE:ANTM) has risen 31.86% since February 2, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 15.16% the S&P500.

3M Co’s Chairman – President & CEO Inge Thulin made a sale of 18,866 shares of the public company in a transaction dated 01/02/2018. The insider shares were unloaded at an avg market stock price per share of $251.7, for an aggregate trade of $4,748,617. In the last 30 days, she also unloaded 35,236 shares with a total value of about $8,849,329 USD. This is a trade that is not going to remain undiscovered as Inge already has 199,771 shares accounting for 0.03% of the Company’s market cap The company’s shares were sold on 01/02/2018 and the document that contains the legal information, filed with the U.S. Security & Exchange Commission can be seen here.

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 -7.83% below currents $247.94 stock price. 3M had 76 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of 3M Company (NYSE:MMM) earned “Hold” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Friday, January 26. The company was maintained on Tuesday, August 4 by RBC Capital Markets. Goldman Sachs upgraded 3M Company (NYSE:MMM) on Wednesday, October 25 to “Hold” rating. Citigroup maintained the shares of MMM in report on Wednesday, October 25 with “Buy” rating. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, January 24 by Hilliard Lyons. The stock has “Hold” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Wednesday, January 25. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, October 11 by RBC Capital Markets. UBS maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Friday, July 24 report. The stock of 3M Company (NYSE:MMM) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, September 26 by Jefferies. Bank of America maintained 3M Company (NYSE:MMM) on Wednesday, October 25 with “Buy” rating.

3M Company operates as a diversified technology firm worldwide. The company has market cap of $147.50 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 31.27 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.

Since August 11, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 8 insider sales for $5.40 million activity. 1,428 shares were sold by Hammes Eric D., worth $295,106. The insider Keel Paul A sold 4,965 shares worth $1.02 million. $1.59 million worth of 3M Company (NYSE:MMM) was sold by THULIN INGE G on Friday, October 27. $92,023 worth of 3M Company (NYSE:MMM) shares were sold by Lindekugel Jon T. $351,708 worth of 3M Company (NYSE:MMM) shares were sold by Little Frank R Jr. Shares for $547,377 were sold by Fong Ivan K on Friday, October 27. 4,004 3M Company (NYSE:MMM) shares with value of $936,291 were sold by Gangestad Nicholas C.

The stock decreased 1.02% or $2.56 during the last trading session, reaching $247.94. About 2.67M shares traded or 33.36% 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.

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. Schmidt P J Inv Mgmt Incorporated stated it has 0.29% of its portfolio in 3M Company (NYSE:MMM). Cornerstone owns 1,655 shares. Sit, a Minnesota-based fund reported 124,350 shares. Manchester Limited Liability Company invested in 0.18% or 5,392 shares. 95,821 are held by Balyasny Asset Lc. Dubuque National Bank And Tru has invested 1.16% in 3M Company (NYSE:MMM). 1,100 are owned by Soros Fund Management Ltd Co. New England Research And Mgmt has 0.98% invested in 3M Company (NYSE:MMM). Crestpoint Management Ltd Liability Corporation invested in 0.1% or 1,100 shares. Moreover, Crestwood Gru Limited Com has 1.34% invested in 3M Company (NYSE:MMM). Westwood Mgmt Corp Il accumulated 1,000 shares. Griffin Asset Mngmt has invested 1.05% in 3M Company (NYSE:MMM). Moreover, Beach Invest Counsel Inc Pa has 0.34% invested in 3M Company (NYSE:MMM) for 15,203 shares. Davidson And Garrard reported 5,560 shares. 8,348 are held by St Johns Inv Mngmt Co Ltd Limited Liability Company.

Among 24 analysts covering Anthem Inc (NYSE:ANTM), 15 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 63% are positive. Anthem Inc had 73 analyst reports since July 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Wells Fargo upgraded the stock to “Outperform” rating in Tuesday, November 15 report. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Thursday, April 27 by RBC Capital Markets. On Thursday, October 29 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Outperform”. The firm has “Buy” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Monday, October 2. Cantor Fitzgerald maintained Anthem, Inc. (NYSE:ANTM) on Wednesday, October 25 with “Buy” rating. The stock has “Buy” rating by Cowen & Co on Wednesday, September 20. On Monday, April 4 the stock rating was maintained by Leerink Swann with “Outperform”. The stock of Anthem, Inc. (NYSE:ANTM) earned “Buy” rating by Piper Jaffray on Wednesday, January 31. The rating was initiated by Piper Jaffray on Wednesday, January 4 with “Neutral”. Sterne Agee CRT upgraded Anthem, Inc. (NYSE:ANTM) on Monday, July 27 to “Buy” rating.

Susquehanna International Group Llp decreased American Elec Pwr Inc (Put) (NYSE:AEP) stake by 181,000 shares to 122,800 valued at $8.63M in 2017Q3. It also reduced Align Technology Inc (NASDAQ:ALGN) stake by 74,620 shares and now owns 20,480 shares. Akorn Inc (NASDAQ:AKRX) was reduced too.