The Insider, Herbert Buchwald Unloaded 4,644 Shares of M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. (MDC); Broadview Advisors Has Trimmed By $8.28 Million Its Celanese Del (CE) Stake

Broadview Advisors Llc decreased Celanese Corp Del (CE) stake by 76.71% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Broadview Advisors Llc sold 79,625 shares as Celanese Corp Del (CE)’s stock declined 5.81%. The Broadview Advisors Llc holds 24,175 shares with $2.52 million value, down from 103,800 last quarter. Celanese Corp Del now has $14.53 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.80% or $0.865 during the last trading session, reaching $106.965. About 107,081 shares traded. Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE) has risen 21.48% since March 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 4.78% the S&P500.

Herbert Buchwald, director of Mdc Holdings Inc is the insider, Octafinance want to tell you for. Mr. Herbert submitted a legal report with the D.C. based-SEC revealing a sale for 4,644 shares of the Colorado-based company, the one he is an insider in. At the time of the selling, the average stock market price of Mdc Holdings Inc was $29.8, making the shares block worth $138,577 USD. Mr. Herbert today holds 18,426 shares, accounting for 0.03% of Mdc Holdings Inc’s market capitalization.

The stock decreased 1.65% or $0.49 during the last trading session, reaching $29.21. About 93,131 shares traded. M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:MDC) has risen 65.26% since March 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 48.56% the S&P500.

Analysts await M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:MDC) to report earnings on May, 8. They expect $0.53 earnings per share, up 32.50% or $0.13 from last year’s $0.4 per share. MDC’s profit will be $29.79M for 13.78 P/E if the $0.53 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.59 actual earnings per share reported by M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -10.17% negative EPS growth.

Among 10 analysts covering MDC Holdings (NYSE:MDC), 2 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 20% are positive. MDC Holdings has $35 highest and $21.50 lowest target. $29.92’s average target is 2.43% above currents $29.21 stock price. MDC Holdings had 29 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:MDC) earned “Hold” rating by Deutsche Bank on Thursday, August 3. The firm earned “Sell” rating on Monday, November 6 by UBS. On Wednesday, May 10 the stock rating was downgraded by Citigroup to “Neutral”. The stock of M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:MDC) earned “Hold” rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Tuesday, October 31. The firm has “Underperform” rating given on Tuesday, May 16 by Wells Fargo. The firm earned “In-Line” rating on Wednesday, January 3 by Evercore. The firm earned “Underperform” rating on Friday, February 2 by Bank of America. The stock of M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:MDC) has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, August 22 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. Raymond James upgraded M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:MDC) on Tuesday, February 13 to “Outperform” rating. The stock of M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:MDC) earned “Buy” rating by Deutsche Bank on Monday, May 16.

Investors sentiment increased to 3.37 in Q3 2017. Its up 2.13, from 1.24 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 25 investors sold M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. shares while 60 reduced holdings. 39 funds opened positions while 66 raised stakes. 40.90 million shares or 2.78% less from 42.07 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Metropolitan Life Ins accumulated 29,448 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Great West Life Assurance Com Can has 0% invested in M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:MDC) for 55,715 shares. Principal Gp invested 0.02% in M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:MDC). Koch Industries has 12,239 shares for 0.1% of their portfolio. Fisher Asset Mgmt Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 0.01% in M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:MDC). Indexiq Ltd Liability stated it has 28,843 shares or 0.04% of all its holdings. Botty Limited Co owns 7,008 shares. Commercial Bank Of Montreal Can invested in 715 shares or 0% of the stock. 3,255 were reported by Prelude Management Limited Liability Corp. Acadian Asset Mgmt Ltd Liability reported 287,889 shares stake. Citadel Advsrs Lc holds 160,891 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) owns 0% invested in M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:MDC) for 1,281 shares. Dimensional Fund L P reported 4.36M shares stake. Ahl Limited Liability Partnership holds 0.07% of its portfolio in M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:MDC) for 125,216 shares. Teachers Retirement Of The State Of Kentucky, a Kentucky-based fund reported 15,035 shares.

M.D.C. Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in homebuilding and financial service businesses in the United States. The company has market cap of $1.64 billion. The Company’s homebuilding activities include purchasing finished lots or developing lots for the construction and sale primarily of single-family detached homes to first-time and first-time move-up homebuyers under the Richmond American Homes name. It has a 11.77 P/E ratio. The firm conducts its homebuilding activities in Arizona, California, Nevada, Washington, Colorado, Utah, Virginia, Florida, Maryland, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey.

Since December 15, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 2 selling transactions for $964,042 activity. BLACKFORD DAVID E had sold 2,500 shares worth $70,450 on Monday, March 5. BUCHWALD HERBERT T also sold $893,592 worth of M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:MDC) shares.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.05 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.14, from 0.91 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 24 investors sold CE shares while 162 reduced holdings. 56 funds opened positions while 114 raised stakes. 126.78 million shares or 3.48% less from 131.35 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Moreover, Stifel Financial has 0.02% invested in Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE). Invesco Ltd stated it has 0% in Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE). Highvista Strategies Limited holds 0.06% of its portfolio in Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE) for 2,400 shares. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) invested 0.04% in Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE). Price T Rowe Associates Md accumulated 0% or 242,056 shares. 15,700 were reported by Meiji Yasuda Life. Cornercap Invest Counsel stated it has 69,040 shares or 1.01% of all its holdings. M&T National Bank reported 0.01% in Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE). Alphamark Advsrs Llc reported 1.26% stake. Quantitative Systematic Strategies Ltd Liability Co holds 0.09% or 3,162 shares. Tci Wealth has 180 shares. Scopus Asset LP invested in 95,000 shares. Dekabank Deutsche Girozentrale accumulated 0.01% or 16,907 shares. The Pennsylvania-based Janney Montgomery Scott Limited Liability Co has invested 0.04% in Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE). Commonwealth Equity Service holds 3,866 shares.

Among 17 analysts covering Celanese (NYSE:CE), 12 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 71% are positive. Celanese had 69 analyst reports since September 1, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, July 25 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock of Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE) has “Buy” rating given on Monday, January 29 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The stock has “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Thursday, June 29. The rating was initiated by Robert W. Baird on Friday, February 17 with “Outperform”. Wells Fargo maintained the shares of CE in report on Wednesday, January 17 with “Hold” rating. Citigroup upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Thursday, February 2 report. The rating was maintained by Citigroup with “Buy” on Friday, July 15. The stock of Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE) earned “Buy” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Tuesday, September 5. The firm has “Sector Perform” rating given on Wednesday, October 14 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock of Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE) has “Buy” rating given on Monday, January 29 by SunTrust.