Moon Capital Management Boosted Agco (AGCO) Position; Profile of 2 Analysts Covering MB Financial, Inc. (MBFI)

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Among 13 analysts covering MB Financial (NASDAQ:MBFI), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 15% are positive. MB Financial had 48 analyst reports since July 20, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Thursday, January 25 by Jefferies. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Sunday, January 28 by Piper Jaffray. On Tuesday, January 26 the stock rating was maintained by Hovde Group with “Market Perform”. The rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray on Thursday, October 19 with “Hold”. PiperJaffray downgraded the shares of MBFI in report on Monday, July 24 to “Neutral” rating. The firm has “Equal-Weight” rating by Macquarie Research given on Tuesday, January 12. Piper Jaffray maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Friday, April 6 report. The stock of MB Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:MBFI) earned “Hold” rating by Sandler O’Neill on Tuesday, March 27. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained the shares of MBFI in report on Sunday, July 23 with “Hold” rating. The stock has “Hold” rating by Sandler O’Neill on Friday, January 26. See MB Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:MBFI) latest ratings:

24/04/2018 Broker: Piper Jaffray Rating: Hold New Target: $46.0000 Maintain
13/04/2018 Broker: Sandler O’Neill Rating: Hold New Target: $46.0000 Maintain
06/04/2018 Broker: Piper Jaffray Rating: Hold New Target: $44.0000 Maintain
27/03/2018 Broker: Sandler O’Neill Rating: Hold New Target: $45.0000 Maintain
08/02/2018 Broker: Hovde Group Rating: Hold New Target: $44.0 Maintain
28/01/2018 Broker: Piper Jaffray Rating: Hold New Target: $45.0 Maintain
26/01/2018 Broker: SunTrust Rating: Buy New Target: $48.0 Maintain
26/01/2018 Broker: Sandler O’Neill Rating: Hold New Target: $46.0 Maintain
25/01/2018 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Hold New Target: $50.0 Maintain
26/01/2018 Broker: DA Davidson Old Rating: Buy New Rating: Neutral Downgrade

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 $2.56B value, up from 35,174 last quarter. Agco Corporation now has $5.28 billion valuation. The stock increased 2.07% or $1.35 during the last trading session, reaching $66.43. About 892,070 shares traded or 26.90% up from the average. AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO) has risen 9.33% since May 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 2.22% the S&P500.

The stock increased 0.32% or $0.14 during the last trading session, reaching $44.29. About 402,750 shares traded or 0.17% up from the average. MB Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:MBFI) has declined 3.03% since May 18, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 14.58% the S&P500.

Since February 27, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 insider sale for $5,998 activity. SANTO RONALD D sold $5,998 worth of stock or 143 shares.

MB Financial, Inc. operates as a bank holding firm for MB Financial Bank, N.A. that provides various financial services to small and middle market businesses, and individuals in the United States. The company has market cap of $3.69 billion. The companyÂ’s Banking segment offers commercial banking products, including working capital loans and lines of credit; accounts receivable financing; inventory and equipment financing; industrial revenue bond financing; ESOP financing; business acquisition loans; owner occupied real estate loans; asset loans; and financial, performance, and commercial letters of credit. It has a 12.69 P/E ratio. The Company’s commercial banking products also comprise deposit and treasury management services and products, such as Internet banking products, investment sweep and zero balance accounts, automated tax payments, ATM access, telephone banking, lockboxes, automated clearing house transactions, account reconciliation, controlled disbursement, information reporting, wire transfers, vault services, remote deposit capture, and checking accounts; capital markets and international banking services; and credit, deposit, and treasury management services for real estate operators and investors.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.42 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.54, from 1.96 in 2017Q3. It turned negative, as 12 investors sold MB Financial, Inc. shares while 52 reduced holdings. 28 funds opened positions while 63 raised stakes. 62.04 million shares or 1.74% less from 63.13 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Ghp Investment Advsr Inc holds 14,727 shares. Huntington Bancshares reported 23,453 shares stake. Capstone Inv Advsr Ltd Liability Company accumulated 8,300 shares. Moreover, Pub Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado has 0.12% invested in MB Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:MBFI) for 410,755 shares. Tributary Capital Mngmt Lc stated it has 456,838 shares or 1.77% of all its holdings. Regions Fincl reported 0.01% stake. Mutual Of America Cap Mgmt Ltd Liability Corporation reported 169,441 shares stake. Royal National Bank Of Canada stated it has 570,780 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Aperio Group Incorporated Lc owns 0.01% invested in MB Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:MBFI) for 23,579 shares. Schwab Charles has invested 0.02% of its portfolio in MB Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:MBFI). D E Shaw And Co holds 0% in MB Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:MBFI) or 12,129 shares. North Star Investment Mngmt Corporation reported 191,152 shares. Teachers Retirement System Of The State Of Kentucky holds 0.03% or 53,093 shares in its portfolio. Great West Life Assurance Com Can has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in MB Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:MBFI). Crestpoint Mgmt Limited Company holds 37,100 shares or 0.92% of its portfolio.

Since February 14, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 sale for $173,830 activity. Another trade for 2,567 shares valued at $173,830 was made by SMITH RICHARD ROBINSON on Wednesday, February 14.

More notable recent AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO) news were published by: Globenewswire.com which released: “Report: Exploring Fundamental Drivers Behind Gartner, F5 Networks, Medidata Solutions, Evertec, Ring Energy, and …” on May 15, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “AGCO (AGCO) Q1 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript” published on May 01, 2018, 247Wallst.com published: “Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AGCO, American Water Works, Carbonite, Cheniere, Comcast, Northrup …” on May 08, 2018. More interesting news about AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “AGCO Corporation 2018 Q1 – Results – Earnings Call Slides” published on May 01, 2018 as well as Businesswire.com‘s news article titled: “AGCO to Present at the Wells Fargo 2018 Industrials Conference” with publication date: May 07, 2018.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.05 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.24, from 0.81 in 2017Q3. It improved, 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. Whittier Trust Of Nevada reported 189 shares stake. The Ontario – Canada-based Toronto Dominion Commercial Bank has invested 0% in AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO). Victory Capital Management Inc owns 2.79M shares. Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher And reported 145,952 shares stake. Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund has invested 0.1% of its portfolio in AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO). Retirement Of Alabama reported 0.03% in AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO). State Of Alaska Department Of Revenue has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO). Earnest Ltd Liability Corporation has 0% invested in AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO) for 32 shares. 31,764 were reported by D E Shaw And Company. Art Advisors Ltd Liability has invested 0.13% in AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO). Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo Communications Ltd has invested 0.03% in AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO). Andra Ap invested 0.05% in AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO). Amalgamated Bancorp reported 0.03% of its portfolio in AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO). Texas-based Hilltop Holdings Inc has invested 0.24% in AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO). Sarasin Prns Limited Liability Partnership has invested 0.09% of its portfolio in AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO).

Moon Capital Management Llc decreased Cvs Corp (NYSE:CVS) stake by 56 shares to 54,680 valued at $3.96B in 2017Q4. It also reduced Brookfield Asset Mgmt Cl A (NYSE:BAM) stake by 705 shares and now owns 114,979 shares. American International Group (NYSE:AIG) was reduced too.

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