Trexquant Investment LP Has Increased Ppl (PPL) Stake By $2.19 Million; Science Applications International Com (SAIC) Shorts Decreased By 9.21%

April 22, 2018 - By Maria Brooks

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Science Applications International Corporation Com (NYSE:SAIC) had a decrease of 9.21% in short interest. SAIC’s SI was 916,800 shares in April as released by FINRA. Its down 9.21% from 1.01 million shares previously. With 308,400 avg volume, 3 days are for Science Applications International Corporation Com (NYSE:SAIC)’s short sellers to cover SAIC’s short positions. The SI to Science Applications International Corporation Com’s float is 2.17%. The stock decreased 0.63% or $0.54 during the last trading session, reaching $85.28. About 178,398 shares traded. Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE:SAIC) has declined 13.85% since April 22, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 25.40% the S&P500.

Trexquant Investment Lp increased Ppl Corp (PPL) stake by 550.8% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Trexquant Investment Lp acquired 72,843 shares as Ppl Corp (PPL)’s stock declined 10.38%. The Trexquant Investment Lp holds 86,068 shares with $2.66 million value, up from 13,225 last quarter. Ppl Corp now has $19.36 billion valuation. The stock decreased 1.38% or $0.39 during the last trading session, reaching $27.89. About 3.72M shares traded. PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL) has declined 25.72% since April 22, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 37.27% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.92 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.07, from 0.85 in 2017Q3. It improved, as 22 investors sold Science Applications International Corporation shares while 81 reduced holdings. 40 funds opened positions while 55 raised stakes. 25.90 million shares or 1.37% less from 26.26 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Hsbc Public Limited Com accumulated 37,882 shares. Fund Sa holds 0.05% or 127,718 shares. Dowling Yahnke Ltd Limited Liability Company has 22,849 shares for 0.16% of their portfolio. Proffitt & Goodson holds 0.31% of its portfolio in Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE:SAIC) for 9,792 shares. Texas-based Teacher Retirement System Of Texas has invested 0.01% in Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE:SAIC). Adage Cap Partners Gp Ltd has 0% invested in Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE:SAIC). Proshare Ltd Liability has 12,010 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. New Mexico Educational Retirement Board invested in 10,800 shares. Panagora Asset Mgmt stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE:SAIC). Ahl Partners Llp holds 82,057 shares or 0.1% of its portfolio. Hightower Advsrs Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 0.02% of its portfolio in Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE:SAIC) for 31,366 shares. Gam Ag owns 15,240 shares. Advisory Network Lc holds 312 shares. Knightsbridge Asset Mngmt Ltd Co holds 1.09% or 22,573 shares in its portfolio. 29,217 were reported by Stevens Cap Management Lp.

Science Applications International Corporation provides technical, engineering, and enterprise information technology services primarily in the United States. The company has market cap of $3.61 billion. The companyÂ’s offerings include engineering; technology and equipment platform integration; maintenance of ground and maritime systems; logistics; training and simulation; operation and program support services; and end-to-end services, such as design, development, integration, deployment, management and operations, sustainment, and security of its customersÂ’ IT infrastructure. It has a 21.21 P/E ratio. It serves the U.S. military comprising Army, Air Force, Navy, Marines, and Coast Guard; the U.S.

Since April 4, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 sale for $6.63 million activity. Another trade for 80,000 shares valued at $6.63 million was made by Moraco Anthony J on Wednesday, April 4.

Among 11 analysts covering Science Applications International (NYSE:SAIC), 8 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 73% are positive. Science Applications International had 33 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Buy” rating by Citigroup given on Tuesday, June 14. BB&T Capital downgraded the stock to “Hold” rating in Monday, June 13 report. The company was maintained on Monday, January 8 by Jefferies. The stock has “Buy” rating by Citigroup on Wednesday, September 2. The firm has “Hold” rating by Cowen & Co given on Tuesday, June 13. As per Monday, July 17, the company rating was downgraded by Jefferies. On Wednesday, September 20 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Hold”. The rating was initiated by Seaport Global Securities on Thursday, February 16 with “Buy”. The rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with “Hold” on Friday, January 12. The stock of Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE:SAIC) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, April 3 by Seaport Global.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.15 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.05, from 1.1 in 2017Q3. It improved, as 52 investors sold PPL shares while 213 reduced holdings. 79 funds opened positions while 226 raised stakes. 479.50 million shares or 0.01% less from 479.53 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Btr Mgmt holds 0.08% or 13,175 shares. Gemmer Asset Mngmt Ltd Llc reported 543 shares. Pinebridge Investments Ltd Partnership invested in 18,383 shares. M&R Capital Inc invested 0% of its portfolio in PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL). Fincl Architects Incorporated stated it has 0.02% in PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL). 414,804 are held by Clinton. Moreover, Cetera Advisors Ltd Limited Liability Company has 0.04% invested in PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL) for 23,683 shares. Winslow Evans Crocker invested in 0% or 206 shares. Quantres Asset Mgmt accumulated 28,600 shares. Whittier Tru reported 5,320 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Dnb Asset As accumulated 88,330 shares. Waddell & Reed Finance holds 0.01% or 112,187 shares. Compton Capital Management Incorporated Ri invested in 0.33% or 24,950 shares. Lombard Odier Asset Mngmt (Europe) Limited holds 0.02% or 8,476 shares. Tci Wealth Advsr reported 577 shares stake.

Among 14 analysts covering PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL), 7 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. PPL Corporation had 43 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was upgraded on Monday, June 26 by Goldman Sachs. The rating was maintained by Guggenheim with “Hold” on Tuesday, January 2. Deutsche Bank upgraded the shares of PPL in report on Friday, October 30 to “Buy” rating. The firm has “Sell” rating by Goldman Sachs given on Tuesday, January 17. SunTrust maintained PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL) rating on Friday, February 23. SunTrust has “Buy” rating and $36.0 target. The company was maintained on Thursday, February 1 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock has “Buy” rating by UBS on Friday, February 23. Jefferies maintained PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL) on Tuesday, June 20 with “Hold” rating. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Tuesday, October 10 by SunTrust. The rating was downgraded by Bank of America on Tuesday, November 22 to “Neutral”.

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