Eaton Vance Management Has Boosted Baxter Intl (BAX) Position By $1.55 Million; Van Berkom & Associates Lifted U S Silica Hldgs (SLCA) Position By $904,992

April 17, 2018 - By Michael Collier

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Eaton Vance Management increased Baxter Intl Inc (BAX) stake by 7.51% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Eaton Vance Management acquired 24,290 shares as Baxter Intl Inc (BAX)’s stock rose 0.23%. The Eaton Vance Management holds 347,667 shares with $22.47 million value, up from 323,377 last quarter. Baxter Intl Inc now has $35.83 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.50% or $0.33 during the last trading session, reaching $66.62. About 659,788 shares traded. Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX) has risen 25.16% since April 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 13.61% the S&P500.

Van Berkom & Associates Inc increased U S Silica Hldgs Inc (SLCA) stake by 1.53% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Van Berkom & Associates Inc acquired 28,281 shares as U S Silica Hldgs Inc (SLCA)’s stock declined 23.14%. The Van Berkom & Associates Inc holds 1.88M shares with $61.18M value, up from 1.85M last quarter. U S Silica Hldgs Inc now has $2.27B valuation. The stock increased 2.40% or $0.66 during the last trading session, reaching $28.17. About 562,364 shares traded. U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:SLCA) has declined 43.79% since April 17, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 55.34% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment is 0.97 in Q4 2017. Its the same as in 2017Q3. It has no change, as 32 investors sold BAX shares while 311 reduced holdings. only 81 funds opened positions while 250 raised stakes. 441.20 million shares or 0.32% more from 439.80 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Alpha Windward Ltd Liability invested in 0.18% or 4,584 shares. Garrison stated it has 5,677 shares. Glg Ltd Liability Corp owns 0.12% invested in Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX) for 26,139 shares. Incorporated reported 0.05% stake. First Merchants holds 0.3% or 27,036 shares. Private Tru Na invested 0.16% of its portfolio in Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX). Community Financial Serv Grp Incorporated Limited owns 4,655 shares or 0.12% of their US portfolio. Millennium Mngmt Lc has 0.01% invested in Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX) for 107,862 shares. Aperio Limited Liability invested in 986,872 shares. Fred Alger has invested 0.01% in Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX). 124,065 are owned by Her Majesty The Queen In Right Of The Province Of Alberta As Represented By Alberta Investment Mngmt Corporation. Public Employees Retirement System Of Ohio holds 414,430 shares or 0.13% of its portfolio. Northpointe Cap Ltd Liability Com invested 0.5% of its portfolio in Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX). Jaffetilchin Inv Ptnrs Limited Co stated it has 14,901 shares or 0.32% of all its holdings. Private Asset Mngmt reported 3,171 shares stake.

Since March 2, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 5 sales for $5.13 million activity. $243,443 worth of Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX) was sold by STROUCKEN ALBERT P L on Monday, April 2. $3.10 million worth of Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX) shares were sold by STORM KORNELIS J.. HELLMAN PETER S sold $243,408 worth of stock. $329,590 worth of stock was sold by Shapazian Carole J on Friday, March 2. $1.21M worth of Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX) was sold by GAVIN JAMES R III on Wednesday, March 28.

Among 20 analysts covering Baxter International (NYSE:BAX), 12 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 60% are positive. Baxter International had 56 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Tuesday, April 4 by Leerink Swann. As per Tuesday, February 20, the company rating was upgraded by Deutsche Bank. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of BAX in report on Wednesday, February 3 with “Sector Perform” rating. UBS maintained it with “Neutral” rating and $62 target in Friday, July 28 report. On Tuesday, August 11 the stock rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with “Overweight”. The rating was initiated by Citigroup with “Hold” on Thursday, August 17. The firm has “Buy” rating by Bank of America given on Tuesday, January 2. The firm has “Overweight” rating given on Thursday, April 14 by Piper Jaffray. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, May 4 by Evercore. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX) rating on Monday, February 5. Stifel Nicolaus has “Hold” rating and $71.0 target.

Eaton Vance Management decreased C H Robinson Worldwide Inc (NASDAQ:CHRW) stake by 53,060 shares to 3.12M valued at $278.38M in 2017Q4. It also reduced Cms Energy Corp (NYSE:CMS) stake by 28,824 shares and now owns 2.04M shares. Ggp Inc was reduced too.

Van Berkom & Associates Inc decreased Firstservice Corp New stake by 2.03M shares to 1.03M valued at $71.85M in 2017Q4. It also reduced Iridium Communications Inc (NASDAQ:IRDM) stake by 183,787 shares and now owns 5.10M shares. Waddell & Reed Finl Inc. (NYSE:WDR) was reduced too.

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