Cobblestone Capital Advisors Upped Express Scripts (ESRX) Holding; One Gas (OGS) Shorts Raised By 14.65%

November 15, 2017 - By Linda Rogers

Cobblestone Capital Advisors Llc increased Express Scripts (ESRX) stake by 7.81% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Cobblestone Capital Advisors Llc acquired 7,834 shares as Express Scripts (ESRX)’s stock declined 14.09%. The Cobblestone Capital Advisors Llc holds 108,138 shares with $6.90 million value, up from 100,304 last quarter. Express Scripts now has $34.48 billion valuation. The stock decreased 1.03% or $0.63 during the last trading session, reaching $60.25. About shares traded. Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX) has declined 16.92% since November 15, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 33.62% the S&P500.

One Gas Incorporated (NYSE:OGS) had an increase of 14.65% in short interest. OGS’s SI was 1.06 million shares in November as released by FINRA. Its up 14.65% from 922,400 shares previously. With 168,300 avg volume, 6 days are for One Gas Incorporated (NYSE:OGS)’s short sellers to cover OGS’s short positions. The stock increased 1.55% or $1.19 during the last trading session, reaching $77.75. About shares traded. ONE Gas Inc (NYSE:OGS) has risen 19.86% since November 15, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 3.16% the S&P500.

Among 21 analysts covering Express Scripts (NASDAQ:ESRX), 6 have Buy rating, 4 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 29% are positive. Express Scripts has $96 highest and $57 lowest target. $74.71’s average target is 24.00% above currents $60.25 stock price. Express Scripts had 40 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Jefferies maintained Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX) on Friday, July 7 with “Buy” rating. The stock of Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX) has “Market Perform” rating given on Tuesday, January 19 by Leerink Swann. Jefferies maintained it with “Buy” rating and $72.0 target in Tuesday, August 29 report. The stock of Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX) earned “Underperform” rating by Wells Fargo on Wednesday, March 15. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Friday, May 26 by Jefferies. Leerink Swann maintained Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX) rating on Wednesday, March 23. Leerink Swann has “Market Perform” rating and $65 target. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, October 25 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock of Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX) earned “Underweight” rating by Morgan Stanley on Monday, June 20. Credit Suisse maintained Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX) on Thursday, June 1 with “Buy” rating. On Thursday, June 16 the stock rating was initiated by Bernstein with “Underperform”.

Cobblestone Capital Advisors Llc decreased Schwab Fundamental Us Small Ca (FNDA) stake by 204,325 shares to 584,866 valued at $20.32 million in 2017Q2. It also reduced Vanguard S&P 500 Index Fund Et (VOO) stake by 6,442 shares and now owns 24,193 shares. Schwab Us Large Cap (SCHX) was reduced too.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.56 in Q2 2017. Its down 0.07, from 0.63 in 2017Q1. It dived, as 113 investors sold ESRX shares while 436 reduced holdings. 75 funds opened positions while 234 raised stakes. 499.72 million shares or 1.80% less from 508.89 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Moreover, Glob X Limited Liability Co has 0.02% invested in Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX). Tiedemann Wealth Mngmt Ltd Liability stated it has 0.05% in Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX). Highland Mngmt Limited Liability Corp stated it has 14,905 shares. Bluecrest Cap Mngmt Ltd holds 0.01% or 5,942 shares in its portfolio. Tremblant holds 0.05% or 10,544 shares. Triangle Wealth accumulated 6,467 shares. Guggenheim Capital Ltd Llc reported 0.21% in Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX). Winslow Evans And Crocker invested in 0% or 1,638 shares. Gsa Cap Prns Llp has 0.05% invested in Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX) for 12,547 shares. Symons Cap Management holds 186,526 shares. Her Majesty The Queen In Right Of The Province Of Alberta As Represented By Alberta Investment Mgmt Corporation owns 820,400 shares for 0.49% of their portfolio. Credit Suisse Ag has invested 0.06% in Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX). Cibc World Markets holds 0.04% or 134,507 shares in its portfolio. Ifc Incorporated Fl reported 0.02% in Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX). 172,396 are owned by Trilogy Global Lp.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.28 in Q2 2017. Its up 0.24, from 1.04 in 2017Q1. It is positive, as 18 investors sold ONE Gas Inc shares while 74 reduced holdings. 30 funds opened positions while 88 raised stakes. 37.44 million shares or 0.46% less from 37.62 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Moreover, Capstone Asset Communications has 0.01% invested in ONE Gas Inc (NYSE:OGS). Cantab Capital Partners Llp invested 0% of its portfolio in ONE Gas Inc (NYSE:OGS). Tiaa Cref Inv Mgmt Lc stated it has 183,533 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Aqr Capital Ltd Llc, Connecticut-based fund reported 747,472 shares. Oppenheimer Asset Mgmt Incorporated, New York-based fund reported 1,414 shares. First Trust Ltd Partnership has 349,710 shares. Putnam Invs Limited Liability Corp owns 42,683 shares or 0.01% of their US portfolio. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement Sys has invested 0.01% in ONE Gas Inc (NYSE:OGS). Moreover, Farmers And Merchants Invests has 0% invested in ONE Gas Inc (NYSE:OGS) for 225 shares. Duff & Phelps Investment Management Communications owns 340,930 shares. Jacobs Levy Equity Mgmt holds 0.18% or 118,269 shares. Commercial Bank Of America Corp De has invested 0% of its portfolio in ONE Gas Inc (NYSE:OGS). Bancshares Of Montreal Can stated it has 27,005 shares. 62,744 were accumulated by Ancora Advsrs. Country Bancorp accumulated 156 shares.

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