Wealth Architects Lifted Its Microsoft (MSFT) Stake by $558,942; Stock Value Declined; As Qualcomm (QCOM) Valuation Declined, Shareholder Marathon Trading Investment Management Decreased by $741,384 Its Position

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Marathon Trading Investment Management Llc decreased its stake in Qualcomm Inc (QCOM) by 65.21% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Marathon Trading Investment Management Llc sold 10,297 shares as the company’s stock declined 20.85% with the market. The hedge fund held 5,493 shares of the radio and television broadcasting and communications equipment company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $396,000, down from 15,790 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Marathon Trading Investment Management Llc who had been investing in Qualcomm Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $60.87B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.51% or $0.26 during the last trading session, reaching $50.29. About 12.46M shares traded. QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) has declined 12.25% since February 10, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 12.25% the S&P500. Some Historical QCOM News: 14/05/2018 – Trump’s pledge to help China’s ZTE spurs backlash in Washington; 30/05/2018 – Qualcomm’s new XR1 platform will help take virtual reality mainstream – and untether it from expensive computers; 19/04/2018 – EXCLUSIVE-China looks to speed up chip plans as U.S. trade tensions boil; 18/05/2018 – NXP Semiconductors spikes more than 3.5% after Dow Jones quotes a Beijing official as saying: “The Qualcomm/NXP deal is looking more optimistic now”; 05/03/2018 – Qualcomm: Broadcom CFIUS Response ‘Deliberately Seeking to Mislead Shareholders’; 16/03/2018 – Former Qualcomm chairman Jacobs tells board he wants to take chipmaker private; 30/03/2018 – Christian Bizforum: Qualcomm discussing Jacobs leaving board of directors: sources (Reuters) – Qualcomm Inc’s board of; 06/03/2018 – Rival chipmakers Qualcomm and Broadcom are in a back-and-forth that can only be described as a soap opera Qualcomm has no interest – never has and never will – in letting Singapore-based Broadcom take over its company; 07/03/2018 – Broadcom refuses to back down in pursuit of Qualcomm; 13/03/2018 – QUALCOMM RECOMMENDS HOLDERS VOTE WHITE CARD FOR QCOM DIRECTORS

Wealth Architects Llc increased its stake in Microsoft Corp (MSFT) by 42.83% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Wealth Architects Llc bought 4,903 shares as the company’s stock declined 1.64% with the market. The institutional investor held 16,350 shares of the prepackaged software company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $1.87 million, up from 11,447 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Wealth Architects Llc who had been investing in Microsoft Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $810.72B market cap company. The stock increased 0.38% or $0.4 during the last trading session, reaching $105.67. About 21.46 million shares traded. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has risen 30.43% since February 10, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 30.43% the S&P500. Some Historical MSFT News: 26/04/2018 – MICROSOFT MSFT.O – QTRLY OFFICE COMMERCIAL PRODUCTS AND CLOUD SERVICES REVENUE INCREASED 14%; 16/05/2018 – In Gartner’s 2018 Critical Capabilities, Managed Mobile Services, Global report, Stratix Gets Highest Score in One of Four Worldwide Use Cases; 07/05/2018 – DJI And Microsoft Partner To Bring Advanced Drone Technology To The Enterprise; 08/03/2018 – CORRECTED-GRAPHIC-Hold the iPhone! Amazon primed to be larger than Apple; 26/04/2018 – Microsoft Sales Top Estimates, Fueled by Business Cloud Demand; 26/03/2018 – Microsoft surge puts it on track for best day since 2015; 21/03/2018 – CUNA Mutual AdvantEdge Analytics and Microsoft Join Forces on New Strategic Data Platform for Credit Unions; 20/04/2018 – Kenya’s Microsoft-backed Mawingu aims to triple broadband users; 05/05/2018 – BUFFETT SAYS APPLE HAS AN INCREDIBLE CONSUMER PRODUCT; 07/05/2018 – Recode Daily: Expect AI-in-everything at this week’s Microsoft and Google developer conferences Plus, a new $36 million VC fund exclusively for black female founders; will the Supreme Court legalize U.S

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.77 in 2018 Q3. Its down 0.17, from 0.94 in 2018Q2. It fall, as 48 investors sold QCOM shares while 521 reduced holdings. 153 funds opened positions while 285 raised stakes. 1.05 billion shares or 4.81% less from 1.10 billion shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Ci accumulated 0.03% or 47,658 shares. Df Dent And Company owns 0.57% invested in QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) for 383,887 shares. Robecosam Ag has invested 1.99% in QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM). Court Place Lc, a Maryland-based fund reported 16,376 shares. Advisor Llc reported 29,558 shares. Moreover, Camarda Advisors Ltd Liability Co has 0.03% invested in QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) for 370 shares. Pathstone Family Office Ltd Liability Company holds 94 shares or 0% of its portfolio. 275,858 are held by Utah Retirement. Perella Weinberg Prtn LP holds 0.52% of its portfolio in QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) for 155,153 shares. 57,500 are held by Beach Point Capital Management Limited Partnership. Mitchell Mcleod Pugh Williams Inc invested in 6,694 shares or 0.32% of the stock. 11,228 were accumulated by First City Capital Mgmt. Clearbridge Lc holds 2.1% in QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) or 118,876 shares. Verition Fund Limited Liability Corporation holds 0.29% of its portfolio in QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) for 113,415 shares. Benedict Advisors owns 54,421 shares for 1.76% of their portfolio.

Since August 27, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 7 insider sales for $8.28 million activity. 18,323 shares valued at $1.10M were sold by AMON CRISTIANO R on Monday, December 3. Rosenberg Donald J had sold 9,048 shares worth $524,895 on Thursday, December 13.

Marathon Trading Investment Management Llc, which manages about $886.83 million and $1.25B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Campbell Soup Co (NYSE:CPB) by 34,153 shares to 42,553 shares, valued at $1.56 million in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Snap Inc (Put) by 356,700 shares in the quarter, for a total of 822,000 shares, and has risen its stake in Micron Technology Inc (NASDAQ:MU).

More notable recent QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “Technology Sector Update for 01/23/2019: QCOM,IBM,TEL,DOX – Nasdaq” on January 23, 2019, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Qualcomm: Not So Excessive – Seeking Alpha” published on January 25, 2019, Nasdaq.com published: “After Hours Most Active for Jan 28, 2019 : ZNGA, QCOM, GE, INTC, FCX, QQQ, MCHI, NOK, CTL, S, BAC, SBUX – Nasdaq” on January 28, 2019. More interesting news about QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) were released by: Streetinsider.com and their article: “Apple (AAPL), Intel (INTC) Can Challenge Validity of Qualcomm (QCOM) Patents – Bloomberg – StreetInsider.com” published on January 15, 2019 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Qualcomm asks German court to fine Apple – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: January 31, 2019.

Among 37 analysts covering Qualcomm Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM), 16 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 20 Hold. Therefore 43% are positive. Qualcomm Inc. had 171 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Citigroup with “Neutral” on Friday, November 3. The firm has “Neutral” rating by Mizuho given on Tuesday, September 6. The stock of QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) has “Neutral” rating given on Thursday, January 14 by Mizuho. Northland Capital maintained QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) on Thursday, February 1 with “Buy” rating. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Thursday, July 23 by Oppenheimer. The company was maintained on Thursday, June 15 by Susquehanna. The stock has “Equal-Weight” rating by Morgan Stanley on Thursday, November 10. Northland Capital maintained QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) rating on Thursday, November 5. Northland Capital has “Market Perform” rating and $62.50 target. The firm has “Buy” rating by Mizuho given on Wednesday, January 17. Nomura maintained the shares of QCOM in report on Tuesday, September 4 with “Buy” rating.

More notable recent Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Microsoft acquires open-source software company – Seeking Alpha” on January 24, 2019, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Microsoft’s anti-Office 2019 ad campaign – Seeking Alpha” published on February 06, 2019, Nasdaq.com published: “Microsoft (MSFT) Earnings Expected to Grow: What to Know Ahead of Next Week’s Release – Nasdaq” on January 23, 2019. More interesting news about Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Microsoft Corporation 2019 Q2 – Results – Earnings Call Slides – Seeking Alpha” published on January 30, 2019 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “Technology Sector Update for 02/01/2019: CYOU, CLS, KLIC, MSFT, AAPL, CSCO, IBM, GOOG – Nasdaq” with publication date: February 01, 2019.

Among 38 analysts covering Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT), 34 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 89% are positive. Microsoft Corporation had 217 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. BMO Capital Markets maintained Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) rating on Friday, July 20. BMO Capital Markets has “Outperform” rating and $125 target. William Blair initiated the stock with “Market Perform” rating in Tuesday, July 19 report. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Outperform” rating and $65 target in Wednesday, January 6 report. Barclays Capital maintained Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) on Friday, September 7 with “Overweight” rating. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained it with “Overweight” rating and $110 target in Thursday, February 1 report. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) on Friday, July 20 with “Overweight” rating. Nomura maintained Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) on Friday, February 2 with “Buy” rating. The rating was upgraded by Argus Research on Tuesday, October 31 to “Buy”. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Friday, March 16 by Cowen & Co. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Buy” on Monday, August 21.

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