Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt Sys Cut Its Sempra Energy (SRE) Position by $668,395; Share Price Declined; Texas Instrs (TXN) Stock Price Declined While Legacy Private Trust Lowered Its Position by $611,719

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Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt Sys decreased its stake in Sempra Energy (SRE) by 15.47% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt Sys sold 5,915 shares as the company’s stock declined 1.20% with the market. The institutional investor held 32,315 shares of the natural gas distribution company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $3.68 million, down from 38,230 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt Sys who had been investing in Sempra Energy for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $31.09B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.46% or $0.52 during the last trading session, reaching $113.6. About 974,429 shares traded. Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE) has declined 0.21% since February 13, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 0.21% the S&P500. Some Historical SRE News: 17/05/2018 – Sempra Energy Unit San Diego Gas & Electric Sells $400M of 4.150% First Mortgage Bonds; 12/03/2018 – S&PGR Afrms Sempra Energy Ratings On Its Acq Of EFH; 12/03/2018 – Sempra Says CEO Will Retire, Board Will Expand by One -Update; 12/03/2018 – Sempra Energy Also Appoints Martin as New Member of Board Effective May 1; 07/05/2018 – Sempra on track to finish Louisiana Cameron LNG export terminal in 2019; 12/04/2018 – SEMPRA ENERGY TO INVEST $130M TO BUILD LIQUID FUELS TERMINAL; 07/05/2018 – Sempra Energy 1Q Adj EPS $1.43; 12/04/2018 – Sempra’s Mexican Unit Ienova to Store Fuel for Chevron; 08/03/2018 – Texas Regulators Approve Sempra Energy’s Majority Ownership Of Oncor; 12/03/2018 – Sempra Energy: Reed to Remain Chairman Until Dec. 1, 2018

Legacy Private Trust decreased its stake in Texas Instrs Inc (TXN) by 7.28% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Legacy Private Trust sold 5,717 shares as the company’s stock declined 13.40% with the market. The institutional investor held 72,776 shares of the semiconductors company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $7.81 million, down from 78,493 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Legacy Private Trust who had been investing in Texas Instrs Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $101.96 billion market cap company. The stock increased 1.35% or $1.44 during the last trading session, reaching $107.88. About 2.84M shares traded. Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ:TXN) has declined 4.07% since February 13, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 4.07% the S&P500. Some Historical TXN News: 24/04/2018 – TEXAS INSTRUMENTS 1Q EPS $1.21 EX BENEFIT, EST. $1.10; 07/05/2018 – Tl’s ultra-small 5.5-V DC/DC step-down power module delivers true 6-A performance; 30/04/2018 – S&P: ‘A+’ Corporate Credit Rating on Texas Instruments Is Unchanged, and Outlook Remains Stable; 24/04/2018 – TI reports 1Q18 financial results and shareholder returns; 19/04/2018 – Axcelis Wins 2017 Texas Instruments Supplier Excellence Award

More notable recent Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE) news were published by: Benzinga.com which released: “Well Fargo Downgrades Edison International On Liability Legislation Pessimism (NYSE:EIX)(NYSE:PCG)(NYSE:SRE) – Benzinga” on February 11, 2019, also Globenewswire.com with their article: “Research Report Identifies Sempra Energy, Rambus, Aaron’s, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Cogent Communications, and SpartanNash with Renewed Outlook — Fundamental Analysis, Calculating Forward Movement – GlobeNewswire” published on February 07, 2019, Seekingalpha.com published: “Sempra Energy 2018 Q3 – Results – Earnings Call Slides – Seeking Alpha” on November 07, 2018. More interesting news about Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Sempra Energy set to join Dow Jones Utility Average – Seeking Alpha” published on January 15, 2019 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “California governor announces ‘strike team’ for PG&E strategy – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: February 12, 2019.

Since November 9, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 6 selling transactions for $6.41 million activity. REED DEBRA L sold 27,300 shares worth $3.20 million. Martin Jeffrey W also sold $670,794 worth of Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE) shares. On Thursday, January 24 the insider WALL PETER R sold $117,761. On Friday, November 30 the insider HOUSEHOLDER JOSEPH A sold $1.34M. MIHALIK TREVOR I had sold 4,744 shares worth $554,906.

Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt Sys, which manages about $7.08 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Greentree Hospitalty Group L by 30,266 shares to 150,352 shares, valued at $1.91M in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Lifepoint Health Inc (NASDAQ:LPNT) by 89,696 shares in the quarter, for a total of 100,163 shares, and has risen its stake in Ishares Tr (IJR).

Analysts await Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE) to report earnings on February, 26. They expect $1.45 EPS, down 5.84% or $0.09 from last year’s $1.54 per share. SRE’s profit will be $396.81M for 19.59 P/E if the $1.45 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.23 actual EPS reported by Sempra Energy for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 17.89% EPS growth.

Among 11 analysts covering Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE), 7 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 64% are positive. Sempra Energy had 38 analyst reports since September 15, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Sunday, July 23 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Buy”. The rating was maintained by Bank of America on Tuesday, August 7 with “Neutral”. The stock of Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE) has “Outperform” rating given on Wednesday, February 28 by Wells Fargo. The company was upgraded on Wednesday, October 11 by Goldman Sachs. BMO Capital Markets maintained the shares of SRE in report on Friday, August 4 with “Hold” rating. The company was maintained on Thursday, May 11 by BMO Capital Markets. On Sunday, October 1 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Buy”. The rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley on Friday, September 28 with “Equal-Weight”. The company was maintained on Monday, January 25 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock has “Outperform” rating by Wells Fargo on Tuesday, October 10.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.37 in Q3 2018. Its up 0.21, from 1.16 in 2018Q2. It is positive, as 34 investors sold SRE shares while 154 reduced holdings. 72 funds opened positions while 186 raised stakes. 229.67 million shares or 3.57% more from 221.76 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Moreover, Apg Asset Mngmt Nv has 0.12% invested in Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE). Willingdon Wealth holds 0% or 5 shares in its portfolio. Rothschild Investment Il holds 2,283 shares or 0.03% of its portfolio. Gemmer Asset Mgmt Limited has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE). Swiss Bancshares owns 801,000 shares. Pinnacle Financial Prns accumulated 0.06% or 6,710 shares. Dnb Asset Mgmt As has 0% invested in Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE). Sg Americas Secs Limited Company stated it has 32,790 shares or 0.03% of all its holdings. Tarbox Family Office Inc invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE). 700 are owned by Eii Cap Mgmt Inc. Umb Commercial Bank N A Mo, Missouri-based fund reported 12,634 shares. Trustmark Natl Bank Trust Department holds 537 shares. Heritage Wealth Advisors stated it has 0.02% of its portfolio in Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE). 1,055 are held by Tradewinds Capital Management Ltd Limited Liability Company. Dupont Capital Mngmt reported 0.04% of its portfolio in Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE).

More notable recent Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ:TXN) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “Notable ETF Outflow Detected – XLK, AVGO, TXN, NVDA – Nasdaq” on January 24, 2019, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “Daily Dividend Report: ED, CFG, JEC, TXN, SLB – Nasdaq” published on January 18, 2019, Nasdaq.com published: “Texas Instruments (TXN) Stock Moves -0.49%: What You Should Know – Nasdaq” on December 20, 2018. More interesting news about Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ:TXN) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “SMH, TSM, TXN, AVGO: Large Inflows Detected at ETF – Nasdaq” published on January 16, 2019 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “Key Predictions for Q4 Earnings Reports of TXN and XLNX – Nasdaq” with publication date: January 22, 2019.

Legacy Private Trust, which manages about $884.78M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Associated Banc Corp (NYSE:ASB) by 80,038 shares to 392,381 shares, valued at $10.20 million in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Invesco Exchng Traded Fd Tr by 82,213 shares in the quarter, for a total of 352,264 shares, and has risen its stake in Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc.

Among 43 analysts covering Texas Instruments (NASDAQ:TXN), 21 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 20 Hold. Therefore 49% are positive. Texas Instruments had 135 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. B. Riley & Co downgraded the shares of TXN in report on Thursday, October 22 to “Neutral” rating. The firm has “Outperform” rating by Wedbush given on Thursday, April 28. Cowen & Co maintained the stock with “Market Perform” rating in Thursday, January 28 report. The stock of Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ:TXN) earned “Market Perform” rating by Raymond James on Friday, June 16. Morgan Stanley maintained the stock with “Equal-Weight” rating in Wednesday, July 25 report. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Tuesday, November 21 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, October 23 by RBC Capital Markets. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Wednesday, October 25 by Credit Suisse. Mizuho maintained it with “Neutral” rating and $51.0 target in Tuesday, January 19 report. Citigroup maintained Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ:TXN) rating on Monday, September 25. Citigroup has “Buy” rating and $97.0 target.

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