California Public Employees Retirement System Cut By $1.33 Million Its Zebra Technologies (ZBRA) Stake; Eaton Vance Tax-managed Global Buy-write Opportunities Fund (ETW) Has 1.07 Sentiment

May 25, 2018 - By Maria Brooks

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Eaton Vance Tax-managed Global Buy-write Opportunities Fund (ETW) investors sentiment decreased to 1.07 in 2017 Q4. It’s down -0.37, from 1.44 in 2017Q3. The ratio turned negative, as 30 funds increased or started new positions, while 28 reduced and sold their positions in Eaton Vance Tax-managed Global Buy-write Opportunities Fund. The funds in our database now hold: 13.29 million shares, down from 13.79 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of funds holding Eaton Vance Tax-managed Global Buy-write Opportunities Fund in top ten positions was flat from 0 to 0 for the same number . Sold All: 10 Reduced: 18 Increased: 19 New Position: 11.

California Public Employees Retirement System decreased Zebra Technologies Corp (ZBRA) stake by 10.88% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. California Public Employees Retirement System sold 12,883 shares as Zebra Technologies Corp (ZBRA)’s stock rose 28.83%. The California Public Employees Retirement System holds 105,525 shares with $10.95 million value, down from 118,408 last quarter. Zebra Technologies Corp now has $8.26 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.51% or $0.78 during the last trading session, reaching $154.59. About 78,216 shares traded. Zebra Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ:ZBRA) has risen 56.60% since May 25, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 45.05% the S&P500.

Private Harbour Investment Management & Counsel Llc holds 1.01% of its portfolio in Eaton Vance Tax-Managed Global Buy-Write Opportunities Fund for 97,675 shares. Athena Capital Advisors Llc owns 300,084 shares or 0.89% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Cohen Klingenstein Llc has 0.42% invested in the company for 247,996 shares. The North Carolina-based Kingfisher Capital Llc has invested 0.21% in the stock. Advisory Services Network Llc, a Georgia-based fund reported 105,206 shares.

The stock decreased 0.43% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $11.65. About 46,958 shares traded. Eaton Vance Tax-Managed Global Buy-Write Opportunities Fund (ETW) has risen 6.39% since May 25, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 5.16% the S&P500.

Among 12 analysts covering Zebra Tech (NASDAQ:ZBRA), 9 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 75% are positive. Zebra Tech had 31 analyst reports since August 12, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Tuesday, November 7 the stock rating was maintained by J.P. Morgan with “Buy”. The stock has “Buy” rating by Northcoast on Tuesday, October 31. The firm has “Overweight” rating by Morgan Stanley given on Monday, August 24. The firm has “Outperform” rating by Oppenheimer given on Wednesday, August 12. J.P. Morgan downgraded Zebra Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ:ZBRA) on Monday, February 26 to “Hold” rating. Goldman Sachs initiated Zebra Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ:ZBRA) on Wednesday, June 8 with “Neutral” rating. The rating was upgraded by JP Morgan to “Overweight” on Monday, March 26. The rating was maintained by Imperial Capital on Wednesday, December 9 with “Outperform”. The rating was maintained by Barrington Research with “Outperform” on Friday, May 13. The company was maintained on Friday, February 23 by Morgan Stanley.

Analysts await Zebra Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ:ZBRA) to report earnings on August, 14. They expect $1.92 EPS, up 38.13% or $0.53 from last year’s $1.39 per share. ZBRA’s profit will be $102.53 million for 20.13 P/E if the $1.92 EPS becomes a reality. After $2.36 actual EPS reported by Zebra Technologies Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -18.64% negative EPS growth.

Since February 26, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 13 selling transactions for $16.89 million activity. 14,009 shares valued at $2.15M were sold by GAGNIER HUGH K on Friday, May 11. Shares for $446,418 were sold by TERZICH MICHAEL H on Monday, May 21. Schmitz Jeffrey F sold $208,556 worth of stock. GUSTAFSSON ANDERS also sold $6.01M worth of Zebra Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ:ZBRA) shares. Cho Michael sold $357,600 worth of stock. MANIRE ROSS W sold $270,340 worth of stock. KAPUT JIM L also sold $709,352 worth of Zebra Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ:ZBRA) shares.

Another recent and important Zebra Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ:ZBRA) news was published by Seekingalpha.com which published an article titled: “Zebra Technologies (ZBRA) Q1 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript” on May 08, 2018.

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