First National Bank Of Omaha Increased By $408,858 Its Duke Energy New (DUK) Position; Salem Investment Counselors Has Boosted By $774,198 Its Intuitive Surgical (ISRG) Holding

Salem Investment Counselors Inc increased Intuitive Surgical (ISRG) stake by 98.38% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Salem Investment Counselors Inc acquired 729 shares as Intuitive Surgical (ISRG)’s stock rose 20.10%. The Salem Investment Counselors Inc holds 1,470 shares with $1.56M value, up from 741 last quarter. Intuitive Surgical now has $42.88 billion valuation. The stock decreased 4.42% or $17.66 during the last trading session, reaching $381.87. About 1.29 million shares traded or 34.99% up from the average. Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG) has risen 39.52% since February 9, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 22.82% the S&P500.

First National Bank Of Omaha increased Duke Energy Corp New (DUK) stake by 10.28% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. First National Bank Of Omaha acquired 4,926 shares as Duke Energy Corp New (DUK)’s stock rose 6.39%. The First National Bank Of Omaha holds 52,850 shares with $4.44M value, up from 47,924 last quarter. Duke Energy Corp New now has $52.02 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.11% or $0.08 during the last trading session, reaching $74.32. About 6.16 million shares traded or 85.30% up from the average. Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) has risen 8.31% since February 9, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 8.39% the S&P500.

Among 20 analysts covering Duke Energy (NYSE:DUK), 4 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 14 Hold. Therefore 20% are positive. Duke Energy had 71 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Barclays Capital maintained Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) on Friday, March 18 with “Equal-Weight” rating. The company was maintained on Friday, August 7 by Deutsche Bank. The firm has “Sell” rating by Citigroup given on Wednesday, January 11. The rating was maintained by Citigroup with “Sell” on Tuesday, October 17. SunTrust maintained the shares of DUK in report on Monday, October 23 with “Hold” rating. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Monday, February 5 by SunTrust. The company was maintained on Sunday, August 27 by RBC Capital Markets. Argus Research maintained Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) rating on Friday, January 8. Argus Research has “Buy” rating and $81.0 target. Zacks downgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Friday, August 7 report. SunTrust maintained Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) on Monday, December 4 with “Hold” rating.

First National Bank Of Omaha decreased Berkshire Hathaway Inc Del (BRKB) stake by 7,317 shares to 120,846 valued at $22.15M in 2017Q3. It also reduced Cdw Corp (NASDAQ:CDW) stake by 21,346 shares and now owns 58,385 shares. Boston Scientific Corp (NYSE:BSX) was reduced too.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.07 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.02, from 1.05 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 48 investors sold DUK shares while 344 reduced holdings. 75 funds opened positions while 346 raised stakes. 391.64 million shares or 1.95% more from 384.16 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Smithfield Trust Communication reported 4,444 shares. Bancorp Of America De reported 9.46 million shares. Hudson Valley Investment Advsr Adv stated it has 0.54% of its portfolio in Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK). Klingenstein Fields Limited Com has invested 0.01% in Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK). Howe And Rusling reported 1.78% stake. United Fire Group invested in 66,056 shares or 1.87% of the stock. Spirit Of America Mngmt Corp Ny accumulated 3,335 shares. Moreover, Atlas Browninc has 0.18% invested in Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) for 10,216 shares. 9,907 were reported by Ftb. 27,517 were accumulated by Lynch And Assocs In. Blue Fincl Cap reported 5,916 shares. Highstreet Asset Mgmt Incorporated holds 0.22% in Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) or 27,580 shares. Huntington Comml Bank reported 0.22% of its portfolio in Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK). Cap World invested 0.09% of its portfolio in Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK). Winch Advisory Service Ltd owns 395 shares.

Among 20 analysts covering Intuitive Surgical Inc (NASDAQ:ISRG), 14 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 70% are positive. Intuitive Surgical Inc had 67 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Thursday, July 20 the stock rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Buy”. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Hold” on Friday, September 1. The stock has “Overweight” rating by Barclays Capital on Wednesday, July 20. The rating was maintained by Wedbush with “Buy” on Tuesday, October 10. The stock has “Buy” rating by Leerink Swann on Wednesday, July 5. J.P. Morgan maintained the shares of ISRG in report on Friday, July 21 with “Buy” rating. The stock has “Outperform” rating by Raymond James on Friday, August 26. As per Friday, January 22, the company rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of ISRG in report on Tuesday, July 18 with “Hold” rating. The stock of Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG) earned “Buy” rating by Goldman Sachs on Thursday, November 16.

Since August 22, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 18 insider sales for $48.59 million activity. The insider MOHR MARSHALL sold 7,500 shares worth $3.11M. 18,000 shares were sold by SMITH LONNIE M, worth $6.71M. Leonard Keith R sold $854,000 worth of stock. Shares for $113,053 were sold by Myriam Curet on Tuesday, January 30. $413,172 worth of Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG) was sold by Samath Jamie on Tuesday, January 30. $900,708 worth of Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG) was sold by Brogna Salvatore. Johnson Amal M also sold $996,010 worth of Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG) shares.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.04 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.03, from 1.07 in 2017Q2. It is negative, as 35 investors sold ISRG shares while 190 reduced holdings. 63 funds opened positions while 170 raised stakes. 36.20 million shares or 0.41% more from 36.05 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Lord Abbett holds 0.2% of its portfolio in Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG) for 65,094 shares. Welch & Forbes Lc accumulated 0.01% or 425 shares. Moreover, Pictet Asset Mgmt Limited has 0.64% invested in Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG). Bluestein R H & reported 1,051 shares stake. Credit Agricole S A holds 30,315 shares. Thompson Siegel Walmsley Limited Co stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG). City Company has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG). Miles Cap Inc reported 822 shares or 0.16% of all its holdings. Teacher Retirement Of Texas holds 12,548 shares or 0.08% of its portfolio. Putnam Investments Limited Liability invested 0.44% of its portfolio in Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG). Old Bancshares In invested in 1,962 shares or 0.11% of the stock. Cibc Ww reported 2,544 shares. Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Limited Liability Partnership Ma has 743 shares. Tocqueville Asset Management Lp, a New York-based fund reported 7,147 shares. Bradley Foster & Sargent Ct stated it has 1,621 shares.

Salem Investment Counselors Inc decreased Honeywell International Incorporated (NYSE:HON) stake by 4,325 shares to 30,447 valued at $4.34M in 2017Q3. It also reduced Buckeye Partners Lp (NYSE:BPL) stake by 22,140 shares and now owns 17,565 shares. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) was reduced too.