As Procter & Gamble Co (PG) Shares Rose, Shareholder Ycg Has Cut Its Holding; Nottingham Advisors Has Lowered Its Mastercard (MA) Stake by $489,288

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Ycg Llc decreased its stake in Procter & Gamble Co (PG) by 1.88% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Ycg Llc sold 4,391 shares as the company’s stock rose 12.93% while stock markets declined. The institutional investor held 229,281 shares of the package goods and cosmetics company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $19.08M, down from 233,672 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Ycg Llc who had been investing in Procter & Gamble Co for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $247.98B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.13% or $0.13 during the last trading session, reaching $99.13. About 5.04 million shares traded. The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) has risen 3.25% since February 13, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 3.25% the S&P500. Some Historical PG News: 22/03/2018 – Derek Jeter’s Players Tribune expands into Europe; 23/04/2018 – Cramer also raises serious concerns about the consumer packaged goods space after earnings reports from Kimberly-Clark and Procter & Gamble; 19/04/2018 – P&G Slogs Through ‘Difficult’ Markets for Sales Growth –Update; 22/05/2018 – Procter & Gamble Announces Early Results of Its Debt Tender Offer; Increases the Maximum Tender Amount; 20/04/2018 – Consumer giant Procter & Gamble may have faced a similar issue after it reported strong revenues on Thursday; 19/04/2018 – P&G KEEPS YR ORGANIC SALES GROWTH VIEW UP 2%-3%,SEES AT LOW END; 22/03/2018 – Allure Security Wins Three Awards in the 14th Annual Info Security PG’s 2018 Global Excellence Awards; 19/04/2018 – PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY – HAS SIGNED AGREEMENT TO ACQUIRE CONSUMER HEALTH BUSINESS OF MERCK KGAA, FOR PURCHASE PRICE OF ABOUT 3.4 BLN EURO; 09/05/2018 – SIEMENS BOARD MEMBER LISA DAVIS SAYS EXPECTS PG FY2018 REVENUE TO BE SUBSTANTIALLY LOWER THAN 2017; 19/04/2018 – P&G acquires Merck’s consumer health business for about $4.21 bln

Nottingham Advisors Inc decreased its stake in Mastercard Incorporated (MA) by 7.12% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Nottingham Advisors Inc sold 2,204 shares as the company’s stock declined 6.43% with the market. The institutional investor held 28,751 shares of the business services company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $6.40M, down from 30,955 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Nottingham Advisors Inc who had been investing in Mastercard Incorporated for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $226.08B market cap company. The stock increased 0.57% or $1.25 during the last trading session, reaching $220.16. About 1.38M shares traded. Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) has risen 32.53% since February 13, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 32.53% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.97 in Q3 2018. Its up 0.01, from 0.96 in 2018Q2. It improved, as 27 investors sold MA shares while 531 reduced holdings. 146 funds opened positions while 393 raised stakes. 734.72 million shares or 0.86% less from 741.07 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Contravisory Invest Mgmt reported 100 shares. Amica Mutual Ins Com accumulated 30,795 shares or 0.71% of the stock. Nuwave Mgmt Limited invested in 222 shares. Logan Capital Mngmt Inc has 2.52% invested in Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA). Amer Century Inc owns 5.40M shares. Public Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado accumulated 560,034 shares. Cape Cod Five Cents Bank & Trust accumulated 11,669 shares or 0.38% of the stock. Bridges Investment Management invested in 299,195 shares or 3.29% of the stock. 23,125 are owned by Fayez Sarofim &. Mutual Of America Management Limited Liability Corp has invested 0.37% of its portfolio in Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA). Bright Rock Limited Liability Company has 27,000 shares for 1.96% of their portfolio. Hardman Johnston Advsr Ltd Liability Company owns 243,167 shares. Richard Bernstein Advsrs Ltd Liability owns 71,770 shares. Boston Ltd Llc has invested 0.69% in Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA). Sterling Cap Mgmt Limited Co invested in 3,111 shares.

Nottingham Advisors Inc, which manages about $867.20M and $586.49M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Ishares Tr (SCZ) by 15,564 shares to 115,303 shares, valued at $7.18 million in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Ishares Tr (USMV) by 177,042 shares in the quarter, for a total of 731,364 shares, and has risen its stake in Ishares Inc (EEMV).

More notable recent Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) news were published by: Benzinga.com which released: “Benzinga’s Bulls & Bears Of The Week: Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL), Disney (NYSE:DIS), Mastercard (NYSE:MA), GE (NYSE:GE), Twitter (NYSE:TWTR) And More – Benzinga” on February 10, 2019, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Mastercard: Crushing The Market – Seeking Alpha” published on February 12, 2019, Seekingalpha.com published: “Mastercard Q4 2018 Earnings Preview – Seeking Alpha” on January 30, 2019. More interesting news about Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) were released by: Benzinga.com and their article: “Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) – MasterCard Q4 Earnings Preview – Benzinga” published on January 30, 2019 as well as Businesswire.com‘s news article titled: “Martina Hund-Mejean, Mastercard’s Chief Financial Officer, to Retire in 2019 – Business Wire” with publication date: February 13, 2019.

Among 43 analysts covering Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA), 38 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 88% are positive. Mastercard Incorporated had 148 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Piper Jaffray maintained Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) on Thursday, January 18 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Overweight” rating given on Thursday, July 19 by Morgan Stanley. The company was maintained on Tuesday, September 19 by Morgan Stanley. The stock of Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) earned “Buy” rating by Robert W. Baird on Friday, January 19. Wedbush maintained Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) rating on Friday, April 29. Wedbush has “Neutral” rating and $99 target. The rating was upgraded by UBS to “Buy” on Wednesday, January 9. The stock of Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) has “Buy” rating given on Friday, July 31 by S&P Research. Mizuho upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Thursday, January 4 report. The firm has “Overweight” rating by Morgan Stanley given on Thursday, January 25. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Thursday, January 25 by Oppenheimer.

Since November 2, 2018, it had 1 buying transaction, and 2 insider sales for $4.52 million activity. 2,475 shares valued at $486,015 were bought by DAVIS RICHARD K on Friday, November 2. Haythornthwaite Richard sold $959,993 worth of stock.

Ycg Llc, which manages about $279.00M and $503.20 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Booking Hldgs Inc by 285 shares to 8,526 shares, valued at $16.92 million in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Cbre Group Inc (NYSE:CBG) by 102,957 shares in the quarter, for a total of 590,821 shares, and has risen its stake in Schwab Charles Corp New (NYSE:SCHW).

Since August 15, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 64 sales for $114.81 million activity. 1,463 shares valued at $131,509 were sold by Posada Juan Fernando on Friday, November 2. 2,901 shares were sold by Coombe Gary A, worth $242,298. 1,463 shares were sold by Magesvaran Suranjan, worth $131,509. Shares for $99,932 were sold by Sheppard Valarie L. Taylor David S sold $1.55M worth of stock. TASTAD CAROLYN M had sold 6,245 shares worth $580,401 on Thursday, November 15.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.79 in 2018 Q3. Its up 0.01, from 0.78 in 2018Q2. It increased, as 37 investors sold PG shares while 756 reduced holdings. 139 funds opened positions while 490 raised stakes. 1.41 billion shares or 1.36% less from 1.43 billion shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Wespac Limited Liability Company stated it has 0.3% in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG). The United Kingdom-based Gulf Intll Bank & Trust (Uk) has invested 0.85% in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG). Cambridge Inv Rech Advsrs invested in 0.34% or 432,627 shares. Glenmede Trust Company Na has invested 0.53% in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG). Hallmark Capital Management has invested 0.29% in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG). 23,202 were accumulated by Newman Dignan Sheerar. Barrow Hanley Mewhinney And Strauss Lc holds 1,872 shares. Atwood And Palmer Inc holds 0.22% or 20,436 shares in its portfolio. Harding Loevner Lp owns 1,569 shares. State Of Wisconsin Inv Board reported 0.69% of its portfolio in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG). 10 owns 167,503 shares. Papp L Roy Assocs reported 66,438 shares. Marshwinds Advisory holds 1.63% in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) or 42,875 shares. New York-based Ny State Teachers Retirement has invested 0.76% in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG). Gamble Jones Counsel reported 22.83% in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG).

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