Insider Trade: Neal Campbell Unloaded 4,000 Shares of CDW (CDW); Dean Investment Associates Has Upped By $544,256 Its Principal Financial Group (PFG) Holding

Dean Investment Associates Llc increased Principal Financial Group Inc (PFG) stake by 53.04% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Dean Investment Associates Llc acquired 8,504 shares as Principal Financial Group Inc (PFG)’s stock declined 2.08%. The Dean Investment Associates Llc holds 24,537 shares with $1.58 million value, up from 16,033 last quarter. Principal Financial Group Inc now has $18.21B valuation. The stock decreased 0.63% or $0.4 during the last trading session, reaching $62.87. About 1.89M shares traded or 51.50% up from the average. Principal Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:PFG) has risen 43.60% since February 16, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 26.90% the S&P500.

It was announced in a legally required form that’s filled with the D.C. based-SEC that Neal Campbell, who works for Cdw Corp, and currently serves as See Remarks made an insider trade on 15/02/2018. Neal sold 4,000 shares of the public company based on a market stock price of $70.4 US Dollars for each share. According to the document available at the SEC website here, the full amount of the trade was $281,520 US Dollars. At present, Neal Campbell owns 32,329 shares which are exactly 0.02% of the company’s market capitalization.

Since September 5, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 12 insider sales for $27.50 million activity. Shares for $720,090 were sold by SHAFF KAREN E on Thursday, October 19. Another trade for 24,310 shares valued at $1.74M was made by SCHOLTEN GARY P on Monday, January 8. The insider Everett Nora Mary sold 12,398 shares worth $843,064. MCCAUGHAN JAMES P sold 6,193 shares worth $386,038. Houston Daniel Joseph also sold $2.59 million worth of Principal Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFG) shares. Valdes Luis E. sold $3.34M worth of stock or 47,662 shares.

Dean Investment Associates Llc decreased Lexington Realty Trust (NYSE:LXP) stake by 65,760 shares to 613,370 valued at $6.27 million in 2017Q3. It also reduced Adtran Inc (NASDAQ:ADTN) stake by 29,560 shares and now owns 132,210 shares. Magellan Health Inc (NASDAQ:MGLN) was reduced too.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.18 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.12, from 1.06 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 36 investors sold PFG shares while 151 reduced holdings. 48 funds opened positions while 173 raised stakes. 194.42 million shares or 0.40% more from 193.64 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Breton Hill Limited reported 10,019 shares. Focused Wealth Mngmt invested in 620 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Federated Pa has 4,920 shares. Utah Retirement Sys accumulated 48,878 shares. 1.06 million were reported by Swiss Natl Bank. Virtus Advisers has 17,571 shares. Oppenheimer Asset Incorporated accumulated 3,408 shares. Etrade Mgmt Limited Liability owns 0.01% invested in Principal Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFG) for 5,181 shares. Pinnacle Associates Ltd reported 151,242 shares. Asset Mngmt invested 0.4% of its portfolio in Principal Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFG). Morgan Stanley invested in 1.55 million shares or 0.03% of the stock. Whittier Communications Of Nevada owns 127 shares. Horizon Investment Services Ltd Liability Com reported 0.13% in Principal Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFG). Delta Asset Mgmt Ltd Com Tn owns 201 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Asset Mgmt One Com Limited holds 0.07% or 443,737 shares in its portfolio.

Among 17 analysts covering Principal Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:PFG), 5 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 29% are positive. Principal Financial Group Inc. had 43 analyst reports since August 18, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Thursday, November 17 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock of Principal Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFG) has “Neutral” rating given on Wednesday, June 29 by Bank of America. On Tuesday, January 30 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Buy”. As per Thursday, January 26, the company rating was initiated by Citigroup. Barclays Capital upgraded the stock to “Overweight” rating in Monday, February 12 report. The stock of Principal Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFG) has “Outperform” rating given on Friday, October 23 by Macquarie Research. The company was maintained on Friday, August 11 by Barclays Capital. The rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with “Hold” on Friday, November 10. The rating was downgraded by Atlantic Securities to “Neutral” on Friday, February 26. On Thursday, July 27 the stock rating was maintained by Wells Fargo with “Buy”.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.92 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.24, from 1.16 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 32 investors sold CDW Corporation shares while 126 reduced holdings. 46 funds opened positions while 100 raised stakes. 136.65 million shares or 1.49% less from 138.72 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Korea Corporation owns 142,300 shares or 0.04% of their US portfolio. Breton Hill Capital holds 0.18% of its portfolio in CDW Corporation (NASDAQ:CDW) for 14,678 shares. Voya Mngmt Ltd Liability holds 0.01% of its portfolio in CDW Corporation (NASDAQ:CDW) for 58,494 shares. Atwood Palmer invested in 430,412 shares. Cap One National Association holds 0.18% or 39,915 shares. Thompson Siegel And Walmsley Limited Liability invested 0% in CDW Corporation (NASDAQ:CDW). 4,957 are held by Regentatlantic Cap Ltd Llc. Meiji Yasuda Asset Limited has 0.06% invested in CDW Corporation (NASDAQ:CDW). Commonwealth Equity Services holds 3,208 shares. Catalyst Cap Advisors Limited Liability Com stated it has 0.01% in CDW Corporation (NASDAQ:CDW). Nationwide Fund Advisors owns 270,818 shares for 0.07% of their portfolio. Bamco New York invested in 369,271 shares or 0.12% of the stock. Netherlands-based Pensionfund Dsm Netherlands has invested 0.49% in CDW Corporation (NASDAQ:CDW). Canada Pension Plan Board invested in 116,800 shares or 0.02% of the stock. Lloyds Bk Group Public Ltd Company holds 1.08% of its portfolio in CDW Corporation (NASDAQ:CDW) for 1,649 shares.

CDW Corporation provides information technology solutions to business, government, education, and healthcare organizations in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom. The company has market cap of $10.92 billion. It operates in two divisions, Corporate and Public. It has a 21.55 P/E ratio. The firm offers discrete hardware and software products, as well as integrated IT solutions, including mobility, security, data center optimization, cloud computing, virtualization, and collaboration.

The stock increased 1.34% or $0.94 during the last trading session, reaching $71.32. About 926,554 shares traded or 10.02% up from the average. CDW Corporation (NASDAQ:CDW) has risen 35.25% since February 16, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 18.55% the S&P500.

Among 11 analysts covering CDW (NASDAQ:CDW), 7 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 64% are positive. CDW has $85.0 highest and $43 lowest target. $61.83’s average target is -13.31% below currents $71.32 stock price. CDW had 36 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of CDW Corporation (NASDAQ:CDW) has “Equal-Weight” rating given on Monday, July 24 by Barclays Capital. As per Monday, July 17, the company rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus. The firm earned “Underperform” rating on Friday, October 13 by Raymond James. Needham maintained it with “Buy” rating and $71 target in Monday, September 18 report. The company was maintained on Thursday, August 3 by Robert W. Baird. Northcoast maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Tuesday, February 6 report. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the shares of CDW in report on Thursday, August 3 with “Buy” rating. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Buy” on Monday, January 15. The firm earned “Equal-Weight” rating on Thursday, November 2 by Morgan Stanley. The stock has “Outperform” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Wednesday, February 8.

Since August 15, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 16 sales for $8.92 million activity. LEAHY CHRISTINE A sold $837,840 worth of CDW Corporation (NASDAQ:CDW) on Wednesday, December 13. CAMPBELL NEAL J. had sold 2,400 shares worth $143,472. On Friday, September 8 the insider Richards Thomas E sold $990,247. $248,880 worth of CDW Corporation (NASDAQ:CDW) was sold by CORLEY CHRISTINA M on Monday, September 18. STEVENS JONATHAN J sold 6,700 shares worth $413,926.