Geode Capital Management Has Cut Its Position in Yamana Gold (AUY) by $1.38 Million; As United Healthcare (UNH) Share Price Declined, Decatur Capital Management Has Lowered Stake

May 13, 2018 - By wolcottdaily

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Decatur Capital Management Inc decreased its stake in United Healthcare (UNH) by 13.7% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Decatur Capital Management Inc sold 7,825 shares as the company’s stock declined 0.93% with the market. The institutional investor held 49,275 shares of the medical specialities company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $10.86 million, down from 57,100 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Decatur Capital Management Inc who had been investing in United Healthcare for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $229.01B market cap company. The stock increased 1.96% or $4.57 during the last trading session, reaching $238.28. About 3.04 million shares traded. UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) has risen 32.42% since May 13, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 20.87% the S&P500.

Geode Capital Management Llc decreased its stake in Yamana Gold Inc (AUY) by 88.47% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Geode Capital Management Llc sold 459,452 shares as the company’s stock declined 7.02% with the market. The institutional investor held 59,896 shares of the precious metals company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $186,000, down from 519,348 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Geode Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Yamana Gold Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $2.76B market cap company. The stock decreased 1.68% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $2.93. About 7.32 million shares traded. Yamana Gold Inc. (NYSE:AUY) has declined 3.47% since May 13, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 15.02% the S&P500.

Among 13 analysts covering Yamana Gold Inc. (NYSE:AUY), 5 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 38% are positive. Yamana Gold Inc. had 43 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. BMO Capital Markets maintained Yamana Gold Inc. (NYSE:AUY) on Thursday, October 26 with “Hold” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Monday, June 12. Credit Suisse downgraded it to “Neutral” rating and $4 target in Friday, January 13 report. The stock has “Sell” rating by Goldman Sachs on Wednesday, February 24. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Wednesday, August 9 report. The firm has “Buy” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Tuesday, July 18. As per Monday, March 14, the company rating was upgraded by Raymond James. The stock of Yamana Gold Inc. (NYSE:AUY) earned “Hold” rating by HSBC on Monday, October 26. On Wednesday, November 4 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Sector Perform”. RBC Capital Markets maintained Yamana Gold Inc. (NYSE:AUY) rating on Wednesday, January 31. RBC Capital Markets has “Buy” rating and $4.0 target.

More news for Yamana Gold Inc. (NYSE:AUY) were recently published by: Seekingalpha.com, which released: “Yamana Gold – Patience Is Required” on May 07, 2018. Globenewswire.com‘s article titled: “Yamana Gold Declares Second Quarter Dividend” and published on May 02, 2018 is yet another important article.

Geode Capital Management Llc, which manages about $294.47 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Sba Communications Corp by 26,913 shares to 1.31M shares, valued at $213.73 million in 2017Q4, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Boston Properties Inc (NYSE:BXP) by 75,618 shares in the quarter, for a total of 1.90M shares, and has risen its stake in Aflac Inc (NYSE:AFL).

More notable recent UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) news were published by: Bizjournals.com which released: “United Health Foundation awards $1M partnership grant to Circle the City” on May 13, 2018, also Investorplace.com with their article: “UnitedHealth Group Inc Rides High but Faces Challenges” published on May 04, 2018, 247Wallst.com published: “Why UnitedHealth Is Boasting Healthy Earnings” on April 17, 2018. More interesting news about UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) were released by: 247Wallst.com and their article: “Merck, Verizon Pace the Dow Friday” published on May 11, 2018 as well as Bizjournals.com‘s news article titled: “UnitedHealthcare forms group to reach Fayetteville area” with publication date: May 08, 2018.

Since December 14, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 12 selling transactions for $32.64 million activity. $47,959 worth of UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) was sold by Shine Kenneth Irwin on Thursday, April 19. Shares for $4.79M were sold by BURKE RICHARD T. BALLARD WILLIAM C JR sold $2.46M worth of UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) on Tuesday, January 23. $5.08 million worth of stock was sold by RENFRO LARRY C on Thursday, March 15. WILENSKY GAIL R sold $1.40M worth of UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) on Thursday, January 18. $3.28 million worth of stock was sold by Nelson Steven H on Thursday, March 15.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.96 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.05, from 0.91 in 2017Q3. It improved, as 51 investors sold UNH shares while 538 reduced holdings. 138 funds opened positions while 426 raised stakes. 806.07 million shares or 0.60% less from 810.94 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Tokio Marine Asset Com holds 72,681 shares or 2.42% of its portfolio. Paloma Prns Comm owns 0.01% invested in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) for 4,830 shares. Burke & Herbert Retail Bank & owns 1,872 shares. Mark Sheptoff Planning Lc accumulated 36,992 shares. New York-based Levin Cap Strategies LP has invested 0.01% in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH). Coastline Trust holds 0.9% in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) or 27,015 shares. Picton Mahoney Asset Mgmt holds 0.71% or 119,300 shares. Busey accumulated 12,515 shares or 0.35% of the stock. 13,911 were reported by Argent Communications. Churchill reported 0.15% stake. Ing Groep Nv reported 1.07% of its portfolio in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH). Lombard Odier Asset Management (Usa) Corporation invested in 16,262 shares or 0.27% of the stock. Kepos LP reported 0.12% in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH). Front Barnett Associates Limited Liability Com stated it has 0.04% of its portfolio in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH). Moneta Gru Advsrs Limited Liability Company holds 0.15% or 4,534 shares.

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