Confluence Investment Management Has Decreased By $3.29 Million Its Polaris Industries (PII) Holding; SS&C Technologies Holdings (SSNC) Sentiment Is 1.67

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SS&C Technologies Holdings Inc (SSNC) investors sentiment increased to 1.67 in Q4 2017. It’s up 0.33, from 1.34 in 2017Q3. The ratio has improved, as 147 institutional investors opened new or increased stock positions, while 88 reduced and sold stakes in SS&C Technologies Holdings Inc. The institutional investors in our database now possess: 169.98 million shares, down from 172.27 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of institutional investors holding SS&C Technologies Holdings Inc in top ten stock positions decreased from 5 to 4 for a decrease of 1. Sold All: 21 Reduced: 67 Increased: 91 New Position: 56.

Confluence Investment Management Llc decreased Polaris Industries (PII) stake by 2.42% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Confluence Investment Management Llc sold 26,739 shares as Polaris Industries (PII)’s stock declined 9.93%. The Confluence Investment Management Llc holds 1.08M shares with $133.70M value, down from 1.11M last quarter. Polaris Industries now has $7.20 billion valuation. The stock increased 1.23% or $1.39 during the last trading session, reaching $114.2. About 716,968 shares traded. Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE:PII) has risen 35.44% since April 4, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 23.89% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.04 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.32, from 0.72 in 2017Q3. It is positive, as 35 investors sold PII shares while 140 reduced holdings. 81 funds opened positions while 101 raised stakes. 52.32 million shares or 6.62% less from 56.03 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. The Maryland-based Invest Counselors Of Maryland Lc has invested 0.01% in Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE:PII). Federated Investors Inc Pa owns 28,553 shares. Panagora Asset Mgmt invested in 27,508 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Bahl And Gaynor owns 1,650 shares. Apg Asset Nv, a Netherlands-based fund reported 105,428 shares. Amp Cap Investors Limited holds 17,187 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Blackrock reported 0.03% stake. S&T Savings Bank Pa accumulated 98,633 shares. 41,908 are held by Alliancebernstein L P. Bessemer Grp holds 0% or 236 shares in its portfolio. Segment Wealth Mgmt Ltd Liability Co has 0.52% invested in Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE:PII) for 17,313 shares. Arrowmark Colorado Lc reported 974,322 shares. Alecta Pensionsforsakring Omsesidigt holds 0.25% of its portfolio in Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE:PII) for 250,000 shares. Security Commercial Bank Of Sioux City Iowa Ia has invested 0.86% in Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE:PII). Fincl Bank Of America De reported 605,407 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings.

Analysts await Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE:PII) to report earnings on April, 24. They expect $0.87 EPS, up 16.00% or $0.12 from last year’s $0.75 per share. PII’s profit will be $54.88 million for 32.82 P/E if the $0.87 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.47 actual EPS reported by Polaris Industries Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -40.82% negative EPS growth.

Since October 26, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 5 sales for $8.83 million activity. Eastman Stephen L. also sold $1.01 million worth of Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE:PII) shares. Homan Matthew J. sold $2.93M worth of Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE:PII) on Thursday, October 26. 8,000 shares valued at $977,840 were sold by Dougherty Michael D. on Thursday, October 26. $2.44 million worth of Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE:PII) was sold by BOGART STACY L. Williams James P had sold 12,000 shares worth $1.46 million.

Confluence Investment Management Llc increased Ishares Corporate Ibonds Etf 2 stake by 20,535 shares to 635,019 valued at $15.58 million in 2017Q4. It also upped Axalta Coating Systems Ltd stake by 1.36 million shares and now owns 2.29 million shares. Russell 1000 Value Index (IWD) was raised too.

Among 22 analysts covering Polaris Industries (NYSE:PII), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 18 Hold. Therefore 18% are positive. Polaris Industries has $159 highest and $69 lowest target. $111.83’s average target is -2.08% below currents $114.2 stock price. Polaris Industries had 97 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Sector Perform” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Tuesday, March 29. BMO Capital Markets maintained it with “Buy” rating and $11000 target in Friday, July 21 report. The stock of Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE:PII) earned “Buy” rating by Wunderlich on Monday, November 16. The rating was maintained by Citigroup with “Buy” on Tuesday, February 6. The company was downgraded on Friday, July 21 by Robert W. Baird. The firm has “Outperform” rating by Robert W. Baird given on Tuesday, September 13. The company was upgraded on Tuesday, February 6 by Wells Fargo. On Wednesday, October 25 the stock rating was maintained by B. Riley & Co with “Neutral”. The rating was maintained by Lake Street on Wednesday, January 25 with “Buy”. The stock of Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE:PII) earned “Hold” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, June 9.

SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc

Turtle Creek Asset Management Inc. holds 6.73% of its portfolio in SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc. for 1.80 million shares. Southpoint Capital Advisors Lp owns 2.75 million shares or 5.3% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Select Equity Group L.P. has 3.72% invested in the company for 11.56 million shares. The Ontario – Canada-based Waratah Capital Advisors Ltd. has invested 3.25% in the stock. Incline Global Management Llc, a New York-based fund reported 1.23 million shares.

Ratings analysis reveals 100% of SS&C Techs’s analysts are positive. Out of 3 Wall Street analysts rating SS&C Techs, 3 give it “Buy”, 0 “Sell” rating, while 0 recommend “Hold”. SSNC was included in 4 notes of analysts from July 30, 2015. As per Thursday, July 30, the company rating was maintained by Needham. Morgan Stanley upgraded SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:SSNC) on Tuesday, September 27 to “Overweight” rating. The rating was upgraded by Macquarie Research on Thursday, February 16 to “Outperform”. Macquarie Research initiated the stock with “Neutral” rating in Friday, August 28 report.

Analysts await SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:SSNC) to report earnings on April, 26. They expect $0.50 earnings per share, up 21.95% or $0.09 from last year’s $0.41 per share. SSNC’s profit will be $103.32 million for 24.50 P/E if the $0.50 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.51 actual earnings per share reported by SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -1.96% negative EPS growth.

The stock decreased 5.48% or $2.84 during the last trading session, reaching $49. About 3.43M shares traded or 109.16% up from the average. SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc. (SSNC) has risen 47.28% since April 4, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 35.73% the S&P500.

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