Cacti Asset Management Has Raised By $1.08 Million Its Automatic Data Processing In (AVT) Holding; Suntrust Banks Has Increased Flex LTD (FLEX) Position By $354,576

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Suntrust Banks Inc increased Flex Ltd (FLEX) stake by 15.36% reported in 2018Q1 SEC filing. Suntrust Banks Inc acquired 22,161 shares as Flex Ltd (FLEX)’s stock declined 23.17%. The Suntrust Banks Inc holds 166,468 shares with $2.72M value, up from 144,307 last quarter. Flex Ltd now has $7.45B valuation. The stock increased 0.36% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $14.11. About 2.23 million shares traded. Flex Ltd. (NASDAQ:FLEX) has declined 18.33% since June 14, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 30.90% the S&P500. Some Historical FLEX News: ; 26/03/2018 – Top Factors Driving the Global Automotive Flex Fuel Engine Market l Technavio; 11/05/2018 – The Klein Law Firm Notifies Investors of an Investigation Concerning Possible Violations of Federal Securities Laws by Flex Ltd; 20/03/2018 – FDA: Merit Medical Systems, Inc.- Custom Dialysis Kit CF-4235 Without Gel, which includes Flex-Neck® Classic Peritoneal; 07/05/2018 – CCP COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE INCREASES THEIR PRESENCE IN NASHVILLE, TN WITH A $41.2 MILLION ACQUISITION OF AN OFFICE-FLEX PORTFOLIO; 14/03/2018 – FDA: Zimmer Biomet, Inc.- CR-FLEX PCT FEM C-R MINUS CR-FLEX PCT FEM D-L MINUS CR-FLEX PCT FEM D-R MINUS CR-FLEX PCT FEM E-L; 09/03/2018 – RiverFront Dynamic US Flex-Cap ETF Above 50D-MA: Technicals; 26/03/2018 – FLEX LTD – MFLEX WILL ACQUIRE ALL OF EQUITY INTERESTS IN NON-US SUBSIDIARIES OF FLEX THAT OPERATE CHINA-BASED BUSINESS OF MULTEK, FOR PROCEEDS OF ABOUT $273 MLN; 07/05/2018 – CCP Commercial Real Estate Increases Their Presence in Nashville, TN with a $41.2 Million Acquisition of an Office-Flex Portfol; 04/05/2018 – Moody’s Places Flex Acquisition Ratings Under Review For Downgrade; 18/04/2018 – Flexible Printed Circuit Boards – Global Strategic Business Report Analysis 2016-2018 to 2024 – Flex-to-Fit Approach Opens New and Exciting Opportunities – ResearchAndMarkets.com

Cacti Asset Management Llc increased Automatic Data Processing In (AVT) stake by 3.4% reported in 2018Q1 SEC filing. Cacti Asset Management Llc acquired 9,515 shares as Automatic Data Processing In (AVT)’s stock declined 10.23%. The Cacti Asset Management Llc holds 289,545 shares with $32.72 million value, up from 280,030 last quarter. Automatic Data Processing In now has $4.68B valuation. The stock increased 0.03% or $0.01 during the last trading session, reaching $39.64. About 686,429 shares traded. Avnet, Inc. (NYSE:AVT) has risen 4.99% since June 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 7.58% the S&P500. Some Historical AVT News: ; 24/05/2018 – Fitch Affirms Avnet’s IDR at ‘BBB-‘; Outlook Stable; 19/04/2018 – DJ Avnet Inc, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (AVT); 16/05/2018 – Avnet Closes Below 200-Day Moving Average: Technicals; 15/03/2018 Avnet Boosts IoT Starter Kit Portfolio with New 4G LTE-M Development Platform; 30/05/2018 – Consolidated Research: 2018 Summary Expectations for Crown Castle International, Avnet, Computer Programs and, Model N, Century; 22/05/2018 – Avnet Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend; 10/04/2018 – Avnet Short-Interest Ratio Rises 27% to 9 Days; 23/05/2018 – Avnet Names Oleg Khaykin to Its Board of Directors; 14/05/2018 – Avnet Showcases Connected Ecosystem at IoT World 2018; 24/04/2018 – Avnet Journal Reveals Keys to Hardening the IoT-Connected Supply Chain

Since February 1, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 2 insider sales for $248,140 activity. Tan Lay Koon sold $4,567 worth of stock. $243,573 worth of Flex Ltd. (NASDAQ:FLEX) was sold by SHIH WILLY C.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.14 in 2018 Q1. Its up 0.33, from 0.81 in 2017Q4. It increased, as 30 investors sold FLEX shares while 102 reduced holdings. 53 funds opened positions while 97 raised stakes. 488.10 million shares or 2.75% less from 501.93 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Apg Asset Mgmt Nv reported 342,099 shares. Deutsche Bank Ag invested in 0.01% or 1.33M shares. Aqr Cap Mngmt Ltd Liability Co has invested 0.1% in Flex Ltd. (NASDAQ:FLEX). Cwm Ltd Co owns 0% invested in Flex Ltd. (NASDAQ:FLEX) for 361 shares. Cls Invs Lc invested 0% in Flex Ltd. (NASDAQ:FLEX). Invest House Ltd Company stated it has 284,650 shares. Moreover, Thompson Siegel And Walmsley Limited Liability Corp has 0.74% invested in Flex Ltd. (NASDAQ:FLEX). Simcoe Cap Management Limited Liability reported 1.27 million shares or 7.06% of all its holdings. Cibc Ww Markets Inc holds 0% of its portfolio in Flex Ltd. (NASDAQ:FLEX) for 18,961 shares. The California-based Aperio Gru Lc has invested 0.01% in Flex Ltd. (NASDAQ:FLEX). Nwq Inv Mngmt Limited Co accumulated 1.84 million shares. Gideon Cap Advisors Inc holds 11,023 shares. Dekabank Deutsche Girozentrale holds 309,211 shares. Andra Ap invested in 297,200 shares or 0.13% of the stock. Staley Cap Advisers, Pennsylvania-based fund reported 35,489 shares.

More recent Flex Ltd. (NASDAQ:FLEX) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “New Research Coverage Highlights Esperion Therapeutics, Magna International, Spectra Energy Partners, LP, Toronto …” on June 01, 2018. Also Globenewswire.com published the news titled: “Flex Deadline: Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reminds Investors of Important Deadline in Securities Class Action Against …” on June 01, 2018. Digitaljournal.com‘s news article titled: “SHAREHOLDER ALERT – Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Reminds Investors of Class Action Against Flex Ltd …” with publication date: June 13, 2018 was also an interesting one.

Among 15 analysts covering Flextronics International Ltd. (NASDAQ:FLEX), 10 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. Flextronics International Ltd. has $23 highest and $10 lowest target. $16.66’s average target is 18.07% above currents $14.11 stock price. Flextronics International Ltd. had 53 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Argus Research upgraded the shares of FLEX in report on Friday, January 29 to “Buy” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, January 27 by Stifel Nicolaus. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Sunday, October 15 by Stifel Nicolaus. The firm has “Outperform” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Monday, January 18. The firm has “Buy” rating by UBS given on Tuesday, December 19. The stock has “Buy” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Sunday, September 10. UBS maintained Flex Ltd. (NASDAQ:FLEX) rating on Wednesday, August 2. UBS has “Buy” rating and $1800 target. The stock of Flex Ltd. (NASDAQ:FLEX) earned “Outperform” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, August 27. The stock has “Sell” rating by Zacks on Friday, August 21. UBS maintained the shares of FLEX in report on Friday, October 27 with “Buy” rating.

Suntrust Banks Inc decreased Firstenergy Corp (NYSE:FE) stake by 53,063 shares to 89,115 valued at $3.03 million in 2018Q1. It also reduced Cigna Corporation (NYSE:CI) stake by 2,388 shares and now owns 195,086 shares. Medtronic Plc (NYSE:MDT) was reduced too.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.97 in Q1 2018. Its down 0.19, from 1.16 in 2017Q4. It worsened, as 29 investors sold AVT shares while 115 reduced holdings. 50 funds opened positions while 89 raised stakes. 113.40 million shares or 2.48% more from 110.65 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Employees Retirement Of Ohio has invested 0.02% in Avnet, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVT). Profund Advsr Ltd Limited Liability Company has invested 0.02% in Avnet, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVT). Loews Corporation holds 9,401 shares or 0% of its portfolio. State Common Retirement Fund invested in 0.04% or 794,244 shares. Geode Cap Limited holds 1.09M shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Los Angeles Capital Management And Equity Rech Incorporated reported 0.02% in Avnet, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVT). Voya Inv Mgmt Lc has 85,145 shares. Citigroup has 0.02% invested in Avnet, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVT) for 496,934 shares. Robeco Institutional Asset Bv owns 47,366 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Td Asset Mgmt Inc holds 0% or 6,802 shares. Price T Rowe Assocs Md holds 0% of its portfolio in Avnet, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVT) for 62,204 shares. 22,923 were accumulated by Centurylink Invest Mgmt Co. Utd Ser Automobile Association owns 20,567 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Kennedy Cap Mgmt Inc holds 93,084 shares or 0.08% of its portfolio. First Tru Advsrs LP holds 0.08% of its portfolio in Avnet, Inc. (NASDAQ:AVT) for 833,126 shares.

Since February 13, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 sales for $661,716 activity. GALLAGHER PHILIP R sold 14,292 shares worth $600,264. Summers Kevin V had sold 1,511 shares worth $61,452 on Tuesday, February 13.

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