Ngam Advisors LP Has Decreased Yum Brands (YUM) Holding; Fuel Tech (FTEK)’s Sentiment Is 1.17

April 17, 2018 - By wolcottdaily

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Fuel Tech Inc (FTEK) investors sentiment increased to 1.17 in Q4 2017. It’s up 0.06, from 1.11 in 2017Q3. The ratio is positive, as 14 investment managers opened new and increased positions, while 12 reduced and sold their stakes in Fuel Tech Inc. The investment managers in our database now possess: 5.13 million shares, down from 6.63 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of investment managers holding Fuel Tech Inc in top ten positions was flat from 0 to 0 for the same number . Sold All: 5 Reduced: 7 Increased: 7 New Position: 7.

Ngam Advisors Lp decreased Yum Brands Inc (YUM) stake by 1.09% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Ngam Advisors Lp sold 5,128 shares as Yum Brands Inc (YUM)’s stock rose 1.80%. The Ngam Advisors Lp holds 464,480 shares with $37.91M value, down from 469,608 last quarter. Yum Brands Inc now has $28.48 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.55% or $0.475 during the last trading session, reaching $86.735. About 601,647 shares traded. YUM! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM) has risen 32.07% since April 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 20.52% the S&P500.

Grace & White Inc Ny holds 0.29% of its portfolio in Fuel Tech, Inc. for 1.31 million shares. Perritt Capital Management Inc owns 226,300 shares or 0.07% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Elkhorn Partners Limited Partnership has 0.03% invested in the company for 44,900 shares. The Nebraska-based Cambridge Advisors Inc. has invested 0.01% in the stock. Thompson Davis & Co. Inc., a Virginia-based fund reported 5,000 shares.

The stock increased 2.22% or $0.03 during the last trading session, reaching $1.38. About 6,403 shares traded. Fuel Tech, Inc. (FTEK) has risen 19.82% since April 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 8.27% the S&P500.

Fuel Tech, Inc. provides boiler optimization, efficiency improvement, and air pollution reduction and control solutions to utility and industrial clients worldwide. The company has market cap of $33.30 million. It operates through Air Pollution Control Technology and FUEL CHEM Technology divisions. It currently has negative earnings. The Air Pollution Control Technology segment reduces nitrogen oxide emissions in flue gas from boilers, incinerators, furnaces, and other stationary combustion sources by low and ultra-low NOx burners; over-fire air systems; NOxOUT and HERT selective non-catalytic reduction systems; advanced selective catalytic reduction (SCR) systems; NOxOUT CASCADE and NOxOUT-SCR processes; ULTRA technology; ammonia injection grid and graduated straightening grid systems; and flue gas conditioning systems.

Analysts await YUM! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM) to report earnings on May, 2. They expect $0.68 earnings per share, up 4.62% or $0.03 from last year’s $0.65 per share. YUM’s profit will be $223.31M for 31.89 P/E if the $0.68 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.96 actual earnings per share reported by YUM! Brands, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -29.17% negative EPS growth.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.98 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.01, from 0.99 in 2017Q3. It turned negative, as 48 investors sold YUM shares while 251 reduced holdings. 88 funds opened positions while 205 raised stakes. 235.88 million shares or 1.51% less from 239.50 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Kansas-based Intrust Financial Bank Na has invested 0.19% in YUM! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM). Atlantic Trust Group Inc Ltd Company has invested 0.05% in YUM! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM). 75,200 were accumulated by Quantitative Invest Limited Liability Corporation. Orrstown Fincl stated it has 0.02% of its portfolio in YUM! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM). Grimes & Company Incorporated invested in 0.02% or 2,648 shares. Iowa National Bank & Trust reported 0.82% in YUM! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM). Canandaigua Natl Bankshares Co has invested 0.07% in YUM! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM). Eaton Vance reported 428,071 shares. The North Carolina-based First Citizens Bank & Trust And Tru has invested 0.24% in YUM! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM). Checchi Capital Advisers Ltd Liability Co holds 0.05% or 4,226 shares. Zwj Counsel reported 0.55% in YUM! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM). Canada Pension Plan Investment Board holds 0.08% of its portfolio in YUM! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM) for 498,124 shares. 61,831 are held by Argi Invest Limited Liability Company. Piedmont Investment Advsrs Ltd Llc owns 72,538 shares. West Virginia-based Security has invested 0.29% in YUM! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM).

Ngam Advisors Lp increased Vanguard Index Fds (VTI) stake by 51,651 shares to 105,180 valued at $14.44M in 2017Q4. It also upped Eastman Chem Co (NYSE:EMN) stake by 24,983 shares and now owns 45,658 shares. Wpx Energy Inc (NYSE:WPX) was raised too.

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