Moon Capital Management Increased By $48.57 Million Its Agco (AGCO) Position; Western Asset Premier Bond Fund (WEA)’s Sentiment Is 0.83

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Western Asset Premier Bond Fund (WEA) investors sentiment decreased to 0.83 in 2017 Q4. It’s down -0.10, from 0.93 in 2017Q3. The ratio dropped, as 10 investment managers started new and increased stock positions, while 12 decreased and sold their positions in Western Asset Premier Bond Fund. The investment managers in our database now hold: 1.85 million shares, up from 1.60 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of investment managers holding Western Asset Premier Bond Fund in top ten stock positions was flat from 0 to 0 for the same number . Sold All: 3 Reduced: 9 Increased: 7 New Position: 3.

Moon Capital Management Llc increased Agco Corporation (AGCO) stake by 1.93% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Moon Capital Management Llc acquired 680 shares as Agco Corporation (AGCO)’s stock declined 12.48%. The Moon Capital Management Llc holds 35,854 shares with $2.56 billion value, up from 35,174 last quarter. Agco Corporation now has $4.71 billion valuation. The stock decreased 3.19% or $1.95 during the last trading session, reaching $59.23. About 1.62 million shares traded or 110.29% up from the average. AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO) has risen 9.33% since May 3, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 2.22% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.05 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.24, from 0.81 in 2017Q3. It increased, as 36 investors sold AGCO shares while 110 reduced holdings. 60 funds opened positions while 93 raised stakes. 63.22 million shares or 1.93% less from 64.46 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Inc invested in 0.02% or 186,493 shares. Moreover, Liberty Mutual Grp Asset Mgmt has 0.04% invested in AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO). Comerica National Bank has invested 0.05% in AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO). Hbk Invests Lp reported 103,100 shares or 0.07% of all its holdings. 9 were reported by Loring Wolcott And Coolidge Fiduciary Advsrs Llp Ma. Jacobs Levy Equity Incorporated holds 0.47% of its portfolio in AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO) for 371,820 shares. Advisory Service Network Ltd Liability Company stated it has 86 shares. 5,066 were accumulated by M&T State Bank. Fifth Third Financial Bank invested in 516 shares or 0% of the stock. One Mngmt Ltd accumulated 0.06% or 3,850 shares. The France-based Capital Fund Sa has invested 0.01% in AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO). Colony Group Inc invested in 33,012 shares. Robecosam Ag holds 13,651 shares. Connor Clark And Lunn Inv Mgmt accumulated 210,800 shares or 0.09% of the stock. Oberweis Asset holds 0.23% of its portfolio in AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO) for 14,020 shares.

Since February 14, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 1 insider sale for $173,830 activity. 2,567 shares were sold by SMITH RICHARD ROBINSON, worth $173,830 on Wednesday, February 14.

Among 21 analysts covering Agco Corporation (NYSE:AGCO), 5 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 14 Hold. Therefore 24% are positive. Agco Corporation has $90.0 highest and $39 lowest target. $68.69’s average target is 15.97% above currents $59.23 stock price. Agco Corporation had 74 analyst reports since July 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, December 13 by Jefferies. UBS maintained the shares of AGCO in report on Friday, October 20 with “Neutral” rating. As per Thursday, April 28, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. RBC Capital Markets maintained AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO) rating on Tuesday, April 17. RBC Capital Markets has “Hold” rating and $7700 target. The stock of AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO) has “Neutral” rating given on Monday, November 28 by Piper Jaffray. As per Wednesday, September 13, the company rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus. The stock has “Sector Perform” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Wednesday, December 16. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus on Thursday, July 13 with “Hold”. On Tuesday, April 11 the stock rating was initiated by Stifel Nicolaus with “Hold”. As per Tuesday, May 30, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies.

Moon Capital Management Llc decreased Monsanto Co (NYSE:MON) stake by 210 shares to 18,827 valued at $2.20 billion in 2017Q4. It also reduced American International Group (NYSE:AIG) stake by 847 shares and now owns 82,145 shares. Liberty Global Plc Class C (NASDAQ:LBTYK) was reduced too.

The stock decreased 0.31% or $0.04 during the last trading session, reaching $12.71. About 32,868 shares traded. Western Asset Premier Bond Fund (WEA) has declined 4.35% since May 3, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 15.90% the S&P500.

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