Ebay (EBAY) Stock Value Declined While F&V Capital Management Raised Stake by $2.07 Million; Guidewire Software (GWRE) Valuation Declined While Regis Management Co Has Cut Its Stake

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Regis Management Co Llc decreased its stake in Guidewire Software Inc (GWRE) by 9.36% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Regis Management Co Llc sold 5,625 shares as the company’s stock declined 13.19% with the market. The institutional investor held 54,481 shares of the technology company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $5.50M, down from 60,106 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Regis Management Co Llc who had been investing in Guidewire Software Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $6.75 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.35% or $0.29 during the last trading session, reaching $83.26. About 7,428 shares traded. Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE:GWRE) has risen 17.23% since January 11, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 17.23% the S&P500.

F&V Capital Management Llc increased its stake in Ebay Inc (EBAY) by 69.52% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. F&V Capital Management Llc bought 62,855 shares as the company’s stock declined 14.03% with the market. The institutional investor held 153,270 shares of the business services company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $5.06 million, up from 90,415 at the end of the previous reported quarter. F&V Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Ebay Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $28.50 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 3.17% or $0.97 during the last trading session, reaching $29.6. About 933,786 shares traded. eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) has declined 21.36% since January 11, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 21.36% the S&P500. Some Historical EBAY News: 20/03/2018 – New York Post: Picture of Jesse James worth millions sells on eBay for $10; 02/04/2018 – eBay Inc: eBay Releases its 2017 Diversity and Inclusion Report Mon, 02 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0700; 05/04/2018 – EBAY’S STUBHUB: SINGH CASSIDY SUCCEEDS SCOTT CUTLER; 23/04/2018 – EBAY-PAYPAL FINALIZE NEW PAYMENTS PACT; 01/05/2018 – OfferUp went head to head with Craiglist to build a following. Now it’s going after eBay to build a business; 25/04/2018 – Ebay’s profit falls 60.7 pct in first quarter; 25/04/2018 – EBay: Total of 171M Global Active Buyers; 13/03/2018 – Britain to consider new tax mechanism for online sales; 14/05/2018 – GLlDEā€™s 19th Annual eBay Auction for Power Lunch With Warren Buffett, Runs May 27 — June 1; 06/04/2018 – MEDIA-UK to agree deal with eBay and Amazon over tax evasion- FT

Investors sentiment increased to 1.05 in Q3 2018. Its up 0.12, from 0.93 in 2018Q2. It increased, as 51 investors sold EBAY shares while 255 reduced holdings. 92 funds opened positions while 230 raised stakes. 772.11 million shares or 4.76% less from 810.72 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Raymond James & stated it has 1.03 million shares or 0.05% of all its holdings. Maverick Capital Limited stated it has 0.09% of its portfolio in eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY). Gulf Natl Bank (Uk) Limited stated it has 315,483 shares. Lowe Brockenbrough Inc has invested 0.68% in eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY). Kemnay Advisory Services Inc reported 1,325 shares. Elm Lc stated it has 2,000 shares. Transamerica Advisors holds 0% or 33 shares in its portfolio. Asset Management holds 0.09% of its portfolio in eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) for 58,626 shares. Obermeyer Wood Counsel Lllp owns 853,805 shares. Korea Invest Corporation, a Korea-based fund reported 380,393 shares. Ancora Advsr Lc holds 0% or 350 shares. 323,406 are held by Petrus Com Lta. Cambiar Investors Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 1.03% or 1.72 million shares. Nelson Roberts Invest Advsr Limited holds 255 shares. 5.59M are owned by Goldman Sachs Group Inc Inc.

Among 46 analysts covering eBay Inc (NASDAQ:EBAY), 24 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 20 Hold. Therefore 52% are positive. eBay Inc had 199 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) earned “Hold” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, October 19. The stock of eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) earned “Long-Term Buy” rating by Hilliard Lyons on Tuesday, August 30. The rating was maintained by Bank of America on Saturday, August 22 with “Buy”. Aegis Capital maintained it with “Buy” rating and $45.0 target in Friday, December 22 report. Robert W. Baird maintained it with “Outperform” rating and $41 target in Thursday, October 11 report. The rating was maintained by Susquehanna with “Buy” on Thursday, February 1. The firm has “Outperform” rating by BMO Capital Markets given on Monday, December 4. The stock has “Hold” rating by Vetr on Friday, August 21. The company was maintained on Friday, July 21 by Citigroup. The rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray with “Hold” on Thursday, February 1.

Since July 23, 2018, it had 1 insider buy, and 6 sales for $3.41 million activity. SWAN ROBERT HOLMES also bought $501,766 worth of eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) on Wednesday, January 2. Doerger Brian J. had sold 3,526 shares worth $99,473. Lee Jae Hyun sold $919,176 worth of eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) on Wednesday, August 29. $354,179 worth of stock was sold by Jones Wendy Elizabeth on Monday, July 23. OMIDYAR PIERRE M sold $1.04 million worth of stock.

More notable recent eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “After Hours Most Active for Jan 2, 2019 : IMGN, MSFT, FOLD, QQQ, EBAY, XOG – Nasdaq” on January 02, 2019, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “3 International Stocks You’ll See in the U.S. Soon – Nasdaq” published on January 07, 2019, Nasdaq.com published: “Noteworthy Friday Option Activity: EBAY, SLB, RMTI – Nasdaq” on December 14, 2018. More interesting news about eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) were released by: Thestreet.com and their article: “What Is Nasdaq and How Is It Different From the Dow? – TheStreet.com” published on January 10, 2019 as well as Benzinga.com‘s news article titled: “Aegis Lowers eBay (NASDAQ:EBAY) Revenue Estimate On European Economic Softness, Strong Dollar – Benzinga” with publication date: January 02, 2019.

F&V Capital Management Llc, which manages about $158.07 million and $185.95M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Corning Inc (NYSE:GLW) by 121,870 shares to 172,105 shares, valued at $6.08 million in 2018Q3, according to the filing.

Among 15 analysts covering Guidewire Software (NYSE:GWRE), 10 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. Guidewire Software had 47 analyst reports since September 1, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Piper Jaffray maintained it with “Buy” rating and $90.0 target in Thursday, September 7 report. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained the shares of GWRE in report on Wednesday, August 23 with “Buy” rating. The rating was downgraded by Bank of America on Friday, September 16 to “Underperform”. The stock of Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE:GWRE) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, October 31 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. On Tuesday, September 5 the stock rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets with “Buy”. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Tuesday, October 4 by Goldman Sachs. The firm has “Buy” rating by Deutsche Bank given on Thursday, June 2. Jefferies upgraded the stock to “Overweight” rating in Tuesday, June 13 report. The firm has “Buy” rating by UBS given on Thursday, June 2. The rating was maintained by Citigroup with “Neutral” on Thursday, December 6.

More recent Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE:GWRE) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Guidewire: Growing Too Slowly To Justify Valuation – Seeking Alpha” on September 19, 2018. Also Seekingalpha.com published the news titled: “Guidewire Software -7% on downside FY guidance – Seeking Alpha” on September 05, 2018. Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Fintech ETFs outperform the S&P in 2018 – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: December 31, 2018 was also an interesting one.

Analysts await Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE:GWRE) to report earnings on March, 5. After $0.15 actual EPS reported by Guidewire Software, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -140.00% negative EPS growth.

Regis Management Co Llc, which manages about $1.22B and $669.83 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Schwab Us Broad Market Etf (SCHB) by 4,451 shares to 103,312 shares, valued at $7.27 million in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Ishares Core Us Aggregate Bond (AGG) by 4,261 shares in the quarter, for a total of 53,824 shares, and has risen its stake in Pimco Active Bond Etf Iv (BOND).

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