Cacti Asset Management Trimmed Genuine Parts Co (GPC) Position By $5.00 Million; Parametric Portfolio Associates Has Raised Its Microchip Technology (MCHP) Holding

Parametric Portfolio Associates Llc increased Microchip Technology Inc (MCHP) stake by 8.86% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Parametric Portfolio Associates Llc acquired 76,784 shares as Microchip Technology Inc (MCHP)’s stock rose 11.86%. The Parametric Portfolio Associates Llc holds 943,194 shares with $84.68M value, up from 866,410 last quarter. Microchip Technology Inc now has $22.40 billion valuation. The stock decreased 1.04% or $1 during the last trading session, reaching $95.57. About 3.00M shares traded or 2.16% up from the average. Microchip Technology Incorporated (NASDAQ:MCHP) has risen 68.30% since March 8, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 51.60% the S&P500.

Cacti Asset Management Llc decreased Genuine Parts Co (GPC) stake by 84.52% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Cacti Asset Management Llc sold 53,225 shares as Genuine Parts Co (GPC)’s stock declined 8.49%. The Cacti Asset Management Llc holds 9,750 shares with $921,000 value, down from 62,975 last quarter. Genuine Parts Co now has $13.45B valuation. The stock decreased 0.94% or $0.87 during the last trading session, reaching $91.66. About 696,817 shares traded. Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC) has declined 1.45% since March 8, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 18.15% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.94 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.02, from 0.96 in 2017Q2. It is negative, as 46 investors sold GPC shares while 195 reduced holdings. 55 funds opened positions while 176 raised stakes. 108.15 million shares or 1.25% more from 106.82 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Beacon Fincl Gru reported 58,104 shares. Frontier Invest Mgmt has 3,507 shares. Montag A And Associates Inc holds 0.47% or 45,598 shares. The Georgia-based Invesco Limited has invested 0.01% in Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC). Archford Capital Strategies Ltd has 0.42% invested in Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC) for 11,638 shares. First Midwest Financial Bank Trust Division has invested 0.1% in Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC). Ing Groep Nv holds 4,579 shares. Stephens Ar owns 18,138 shares. M&T Savings Bank Corp has invested 0.02% in Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC). Reilly Financial Advsr Llc has 665 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Public Sector Pension Invest Board stated it has 0.01% in Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC). Korea Investment Corporation owns 0.01% invested in Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC) for 19,681 shares. Weik Inv invested in 0.35% or 7,695 shares. Proshare Advisors Ltd Com invested 0.67% in Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC). Sabal Trust Company reported 260,619 shares.

Cacti Asset Management Llc increased Blackstone Group LP (NYSE:BX) stake by 221,558 shares to 1.27 million valued at $41.92 million in 2017Q3. It also upped Adobe Sys Inc (NYSE:GM) stake by 59,545 shares and now owns 954,270 shares. Chubb Ltd was raised too.

Among 12 analysts covering Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC), 1 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 8% are positive. Genuine Parts Company has $107.0 highest and $80 lowest target. $97’s average target is 5.83% above currents $91.66 stock price. Genuine Parts Company had 31 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC) has “Hold” rating given on Friday, May 26 by RBC Capital Markets. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, July 14 by Gabellu & Co.. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Hold” on Monday, June 26. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, September 8 with “Hold”. The stock of Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC) earned “Sector Perform” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, April 20. On Wednesday, December 14 the stock rating was initiated by Atlantic Securities with “Neutral”. The stock has “Hold” rating by Jefferies on Wednesday, April 19. The firm has “Buy” rating by Gabelli given on Tuesday, October 20. Susquehanna initiated it with “Neutral” rating and $102 target in Friday, August 26 report. BB&T Capital downgraded the shares of GPC in report on Thursday, October 15 to “Hold” rating.

Parametric Portfolio Associates Llc decreased Stewart Information Services C (NYSE:STC) stake by 12,497 shares to 34,283 valued at $1.30 million in 2017Q3. It also reduced Rent (NASDAQ:RCII) stake by 33,197 shares and now owns 548,865 shares. Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO) was reduced too.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.15, from 1.15 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 25 investors sold MCHP shares while 231 reduced holdings. 72 funds opened positions while 223 raised stakes. 239.62 million shares or 1.85% more from 235.26 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Jacobus Wealth Management Incorporated holds 1,770 shares or 0.04% of its portfolio. Alliancebernstein Lp invested in 433,594 shares. Royal Retail Bank Of Canada reported 1.70 million shares. Pennsylvania Tru has 0.08% invested in Microchip Technology Incorporated (NASDAQ:MCHP). Nomura Hldgs Incorporated invested in 13,969 shares. Chevy Chase Holdings, Maryland-based fund reported 204,028 shares. Tnb Finance owns 3,192 shares. Evercore Wealth Mngmt Limited Liability Com holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Microchip Technology Incorporated (NASDAQ:MCHP) for 1,835 shares. Bright Rock Mngmt Ltd Liability Com holds 0.52% or 19,800 shares. Coastline Tru reported 6,261 shares or 0.1% of all its holdings. Rampart Inv Management Ltd Liability Co holds 0.09% of its portfolio in Microchip Technology Incorporated (NASDAQ:MCHP) for 3,091 shares. Barrett Asset Mngmt Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 275 shares. Old Mutual Customised Solutions (Proprietary) has invested 0.12% of its portfolio in Microchip Technology Incorporated (NASDAQ:MCHP). Jane Street Group Ltd holds 59,671 shares. Carroll Financial Assoc Inc accumulated 1,166 shares.

Since February 22, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 7 insider sales for $4.25 million activity. 20,124 shares were sold by SANGHI STEVE, worth $1.91 million. The insider Bjornholt James Eric sold 2,109 shares worth $177,536. On Monday, March 5 the insider CHAPMAN MATTHEW W sold $564,492. On Tuesday, March 6 MEYERCORD WADE F sold $474,590 worth of Microchip Technology Incorporated (NASDAQ:MCHP) or 5,000 shares. 5,395 shares valued at $453,935 were sold by DREHOBL STEPHEN V on Thursday, February 22. SIMONCIC RICHARD J had sold 3,850 shares worth $324,093. LITTLE MITCHELL R sold $349,938 worth of Microchip Technology Incorporated (NASDAQ:MCHP) on Thursday, February 22.

Among 24 analysts covering Microchip Technology (NASDAQ:MCHP), 21 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 88% are positive. Microchip Technology has $123.0 highest and $43 lowest target. $97.57’s average target is 2.09% above currents $95.57 stock price. Microchip Technology had 68 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Buy” rating by Jefferies given on Tuesday, November 7. Summit Redstone Partners upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Tuesday, April 4 report. The company was downgraded on Monday, August 24 by Drexel Hamilton. Bank of America maintained Microchip Technology Incorporated (NASDAQ:MCHP) on Wednesday, February 7 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Neutral” rating by Goldman Sachs given on Friday, November 4. CLSA initiated Microchip Technology Incorporated (NASDAQ:MCHP) rating on Tuesday, May 17. CLSA has “Buy” rating and $58 target. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, August 4 by B. Riley & Co. Mizuho maintained Microchip Technology Incorporated (NASDAQ:MCHP) on Tuesday, June 6 with “Hold” rating. SunTrust maintained the shares of MCHP in report on Wednesday, February 7 with “Hold” rating. The stock has “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Wednesday, August 5.