Eqis Capital Management Boosted By $366,549 Its Waters (WAT) Stake; Gridsum Holding Ads (GSUM) Shorts Up By 2.24%

October 11, 2017 - By Hazel Jackson

Gridsum Holding Ads (NASDAQ:GSUM) had an increase of 2.24% in short interest. GSUM’s SI was 634,900 shares in October as released by FINRA. Its up 2.24% from 621,000 shares previously. With 41,100 avg volume, 15 days are for Gridsum Holding Ads (NASDAQ:GSUM)’s short sellers to cover GSUM’s short positions. The SI to Gridsum Holding Ads’s float is 4.02%. The stock decreased 0.85% or $0.08 on October 11, reaching $9.32. About 138,085 shares traded or 30.40% up from the average. Gridsum Holding Inc – ADR (NASDAQ:GSUM) has 0.00% since October 11, 2016 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Eqis Capital Management Inc increased Waters Corp (WAT) stake by 57% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Eqis Capital Management Inc acquired 2,003 shares as Waters Corp (WAT)’s stock rose 13.72%. The Eqis Capital Management Inc holds 5,517 shares with $1.01M value, up from 3,514 last quarter. Waters Corp now has $14.82 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.36% or $0.66 during the last trading session, reaching $185.67. About 462,662 shares traded or 1.92% up from the average. Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) has risen 30.08% since October 11, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 13.38% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.08 in Q2 2017. Its up 0.23, from 0.85 in 2017Q1. It improved, as 20 investors sold WAT shares while 179 reduced holdings. 84 funds opened positions while 131 raised stakes. 71.38 million shares or 0.03% more from 71.36 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund has 17,820 shares. Evercore Trust Na invested in 358,909 shares. Acadian Asset Lc holds 129,004 shares. Hartford Investment Management Co has 0.06% invested in Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) for 17,370 shares. Franklin Resources Incorporated reported 927,227 shares or 0.08% of all its holdings. Glob X Mgmt Com Limited Liability Com holds 4,619 shares or 0.03% of its portfolio. Menta Lc owns 12,240 shares or 0.27% of their US portfolio. Ballentine Partners Limited Liability reported 0.03% of its portfolio in Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT). Logan Capital Mngmt invested 1.01% in Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT). Her Majesty The Queen In Right Of The Province Of Alberta As Represented By Alberta Inv stated it has 36,400 shares. Beck Mack & Oliver Limited Liability Corporation holds 2.54% or 410,501 shares in its portfolio. Pioneer Investment owns 37,476 shares. Lowe Brockenbrough Co owns 1,528 shares or 0.04% of their US portfolio. Enterprise Financial owns 1,060 shares or 0.1% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Sun Life Fincl has 0.07% invested in Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) for 3,333 shares.

Eqis Capital Management Inc decreased Mondelez Intl Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) stake by 11,218 shares to 18,883 valued at $816,000 in 2017Q2. It also reduced Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO) stake by 24,831 shares and now owns 15,372 shares. Biogen Inc (NASDAQ:BIIB) was reduced too.

Since May 1, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 15 sales for $27.18 million activity. $2.58M worth of Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) was sold by Khanna Rohit. On Friday, May 5 the insider Kelly Terrence P sold $1.56 million. On Friday, May 12 the insider SILVEIRA MICHAEL F sold $106,807. Another trade for 1,000 shares valued at $174,010 was sold by BERENDT MICHAEL J. The insider Cassis Eugene G sold 3,000 shares worth $533,430. GLIMCHER LAURIE H M.D. had sold 4,800 shares worth $843,720. On Friday, May 5 King Ian sold $1.95 million worth of Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) or 11,199 shares.

Among 15 analysts covering Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT), 5 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 33% are positive. Waters Corporation had 37 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Buy” rating by Zacks on Monday, August 24. As per Friday, October 6, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. As per Tuesday, October 25, the company rating was maintained by Cantor Fitzgerald. Deutsche Bank initiated Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) rating on Thursday, January 7. Deutsche Bank has “Hold” rating and $137 target. The stock of Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) earned “Hold” rating by Deutsche Bank on Monday, July 10. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Tuesday, June 6 with “Hold”. The stock of Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) has “Outperform” rating given on Friday, January 6 by William Blair. On Wednesday, April 26 the stock rating was maintained by Cantor Fitzgerald with “Buy”. Morgan Stanley maintained the shares of WAT in report on Friday, October 6 with “Underweight” rating. On Wednesday, July 29 the stock rating was upgraded by Wells Fargo to “Outperform”.

Gridsum Holding Inc. is a holding company. The company has market cap of $286.16 million. The Firm provides data analysis software for multinational and domestic enterprises, and government agencies in China. It currently has negative earnings. The Company’s technology, the Gridsum Big Data Platform performs multi-dimensional correlation analysis and analyzes real-time events.

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