Cutler Capital Management Has Decreased Its Apple (AAPL) Position by $1.48 Million as Stock Value Declined; Altfest L J & Company Has Upped Its Holding in Verizon Communications (VZ) by $348,740

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Altfest L J & Company Inc increased its stake in Verizon Communications Inc (VZ) by 15.31% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Altfest L J & Company Inc bought 6,580 shares as the company’s stock rose 7.67% while stock markets declined. The institutional investor held 49,548 shares of the telecommunications equipment company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $2.65M, up from 42,968 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Altfest L J & Company Inc who had been investing in Verizon Communications Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $224.95 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.04% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $54.44. About 6.01 million shares traded. Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) has risen 15.57% since February 13, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 15.57% the S&P500. Some Historical VZ News: 27/03/2018 – Verizon Risk Report Transforms Security Decision Making; 14/05/2018 – Deadline Hollywd: Verizon Expressed Interest In Acquiring CBS Before Viacom Talks Heated Up; 28/03/2018 – Verizon partner program evolves to better serve organizations around the globe; 19/04/2018 – Verizon Bolsters In-House Customer Experience Design Team with Acquisition of Moment; 30/04/2018 – A merged T-Mobile and Sprint will still be smaller than AT&T or Verizon The Big Four mobile carriers would become the Big Three; 01/05/2018 – Phone Scoop: Samsung Agrees to Preload Verizon Bloatware on Galaxy Phones: Samsung will install mobile apps from Verizon’s Oath; 30/04/2018 – Facebook, Google and Netflix pay a higher median salary than Exxon, Goldman Sachs or Verizon:; 15/03/2018 – Verizon and Colt demonstrate industry-first, two-way inter carrier SDN network orchestration; 12/04/2018 – BeyondTrust Contributes Vulnerability Statistics to 2018 Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report; 15/03/2018 – LogMeln Partners with Verizon to Provide LastPass to Fios and High-Speed Internet Customers

Cutler Capital Management Llc decreased its stake in Apple Inc (AAPL) by 51.75% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Cutler Capital Management Llc sold 6,595 shares as the company’s stock declined 22.32% with the market. The institutional investor held 6,150 shares of the computer manufacturing company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $1.39M, down from 12,745 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Cutler Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Apple Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $805.13B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.08% or $0.14 during the last trading session, reaching $170.75. About 14.77 million shares traded. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has risen 0.17% since February 13, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 0.17% the S&P500. Some Historical AAPL News: 19/04/2018 – Snore-Stopper and Silent Wake Up Prime Features of Brand New Sleep Cycle App for Apple Watch; 19/04/2018 – The key chip partner for Apple and Nvidia blamed “softening” high-end smartphone demand and being more conservative on the cryptocurrency mining market for its weak guidance; 10/05/2018 – Apple to Invest C$13M and Provide Technical Support for Elysis Ventur; 02/04/2018 – Apple Is Said to Plan Move From Intel to Own Mac Chips From 2020; 26/05/2018 – Times of India: Apple’s new update may allow users to use their iPhones as hotel keys, transit passes and more; 31/05/2018 – Local Tech Wire: Sources: Amazon eyes Downtown Raleigh for HQ2; Apple deal `imminent’; 13/03/2018 – CAFC: CHESTNUT HILL SOUND INC. v. APPLE, INC. [RULE 36 JUDGMENT] – Appeal #17-1808 – 2018-03-13; 07/05/2018 – BUFFETT SAYS LIST OF CEO CANDIDATES HAS BEEN “NARROWED DOWN” FOR HEALTHCARE VENTURE BETWEEN BERKSHIRE, AMAZON.COM AMZN.O AND JPMORGAN CHASE JPM.N; 29/03/2018 – Jim Cramer says the comments from Apple CEO Tim Cook about Facebook’s data leak scandal are “unbelievable.”; 06/03/2018 – TOKYO — Apple supplier Alps Electric says it is bringing forward its merger with subsidiary Alpine Electronics to capture synergies but the truth may be that it wants to offset a hit from poor iPhone X sales

Since November 19, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 selling transactions for $902,607 activity. KONDO CHRIS had sold 3,408 shares worth $647,520.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.67 in 2018 Q3. Its down 0.04, from 0.71 in 2018Q2. It dived, as 54 investors sold AAPL shares while 1030 reduced holdings. 151 funds opened positions while 577 raised stakes. 2.68 billion shares or 3.22% less from 2.77 billion shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Trust Co Of Oklahoma holds 0% of its portfolio in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) for 33,914 shares. Chickasaw Management Limited Liability Com reported 111,127 shares or 0.52% of all its holdings. Nadler Financial Group holds 49,406 shares or 3.02% of its portfolio. New Jersey Better Educational Savings Trust owns 18,000 shares. Veritas Investment Mgmt (Uk) Ltd reported 0.17% of its portfolio in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL). 682,222 were accumulated by Mutual Of America Cap Management Limited Liability. Lockheed Martin Inv Mgmt reported 163,670 shares. Milestone Gp has 0.39% invested in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) for 10,967 shares. Hemenway Tru Com Limited Liability reported 115,913 shares or 4.41% of all its holdings. Caprock Inc has invested 2.49% in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL). Curbstone Mgmt Corporation has 2.43% invested in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL). Green Square Ltd stated it has 112,221 shares. California-based Osborne Prtnrs Mngmt Limited Liability Co has invested 3.29% in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL). First National Bank And Tru Commerce Of Newtown reported 52,430 shares or 3.14% of all its holdings. 1,961 are owned by Wedgewood Invsts Pa.

Among 58 analysts covering Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL), 31 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 26 Hold. Therefore 53% are positive. Apple Inc. had 477 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Monday, June 5, the company rating was downgraded by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, October 26 by Citigroup. Cowen & Co maintained the shares of AAPL in report on Monday, October 26 with “Market Perform” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, August 11 by Guggenheim. Bank of America maintained Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) on Monday, October 9 with “Buy” rating. Nomura maintained Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) on Wednesday, April 27 with “Buy” rating. UBS maintained the shares of AAPL in report on Tuesday, April 24 with “Buy” rating. The stock of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, August 2 by Credit Suisse. Macquarie Research maintained Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) rating on Monday, June 12. Macquarie Research has “Buy” rating and $17000 target. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, January 12 by Maxim Group.

More notable recent Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) news were published by: Streetinsider.com which released: “Apple (AAPL) sharply ramped autonomous driving testing in 2018: California department of Motor Vehicles – Reuters – StreetInsider.com” on February 13, 2019, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “Can Apple’s (AAPL) Non-iPhone Segments Aid Q1 Earnings? – Nasdaq” published on January 25, 2019, Seekingalpha.com published: “Apple reorganization suggests modem chips – Reuters – Seeking Alpha” on February 07, 2019. More interesting news about Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “Apple Earnings: AAPL Stock Surges on Q1 EPS Beat – Nasdaq” published on January 29, 2019 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “Technology Sector Update for 02/13/2019: DBD, QLYS, UIS, MSFT, AAPL, CSCO, IBM, GOOG – Nasdaq” with publication date: February 13, 2019.

Cutler Capital Management Llc, which manages about $356.71 million and $234.26M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Sb Financial (NASDAQ:SBFG) by 70,386 shares to 112,867 shares, valued at $2.30M in 2018Q3, according to the filing.

Among 35 analysts covering Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ), 15 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 20 Hold. Therefore 43% are positive. Verizon Communications Inc. had 95 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Thursday, July 27 the stock rating was maintained by Oppenheimer with “Hold”. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Friday, July 7 by RBC Capital Markets. RBC Capital Markets maintained Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) rating on Monday, January 25. RBC Capital Markets has “Outperform” rating and $50 target. RBC Capital Markets maintained Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) rating on Monday, April 24. RBC Capital Markets has “Hold” rating and $48 target. The stock of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) earned “Buy” rating by Moffett Nathanson on Wednesday, February 28. As per Tuesday, April 5, the company rating was initiated by Macquarie Research. The stock of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) has “Sector Perform” rating given on Monday, July 31 by RBC Capital Markets. JP Morgan maintained Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) rating on Wednesday, January 24. JP Morgan has “Neutral” rating and $58 target. The rating was downgraded by Oppenheimer to “Perform” on Wednesday, July 20. Bank of America maintained Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) rating on Friday, October 20. Bank of America has “Buy” rating and $52 target.

Altfest L J & Company Inc, which manages about $343.58M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Lockheed Martin Corp (NYSE:LMT) by 2,148 shares to 3,379 shares, valued at $1.17M in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Amazon Com Inc (NASDAQ:AMZN) by 221 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 2,545 shares, and cut its stake in Leidos Hldgs Inc (NYSE:LDOS).

Investors sentiment increased to 1.3 in Q3 2018. Its up 0.21, from 1.09 in 2018Q2. It is positive, as 40 investors sold VZ shares while 569 reduced holdings. 138 funds opened positions while 651 raised stakes. 2.57 billion shares or 0.19% more from 2.56 billion shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Pnc Svcs Group holds 0.43% in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) or 8.55 million shares. Baker Ellis Asset Mngmt Ltd Co invested in 0.99% or 72,106 shares. Pathstone Family Office Limited Liability Co has invested 0.01% in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ). Edmp Inc stated it has 0.53% of its portfolio in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ). Campbell And Invest Adviser holds 6,376 shares or 0.23% of its portfolio. Stratos Wealth Prns Limited accumulated 282,922 shares. Monroe Bancorporation And Trust Mi accumulated 26,731 shares. Old Second National Bank & Trust Of Aurora holds 1.44% in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) or 73,914 shares. Doheny Asset Management Ca has 0.37% invested in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) for 13,184 shares. Allstate Corp owns 4,973 shares. Dumont And Blake Inv Advsr reported 14,942 shares. Farr Miller Washington Lc Dc invested in 61,001 shares. Klingenstein Fields And Ltd Liability Corporation reported 0.07% in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ). Stellar Cap Management Llc invested in 9,788 shares or 0.34% of the stock. Los Angeles Capital Mgmt And Equity Rech holds 1.08M shares.

More notable recent Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) news were published by: 247Wallst.com which released: “Did AT&T Beat Out Verizon in Q4? – 24/7 Wall St.” on January 30, 2019, also Globenewswire.com with their article: “Verizon to redeem debt securities NYSE:VZ – GlobeNewswire” published on February 07, 2019, Seekingalpha.com published: “Verizon: The Year Of Investment – Seeking Alpha” on January 31, 2019. More interesting news about Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) were released by: 247Wallst.com and their article: “What to Watch For in Verizon’s Q4 – 24/7 Wall St.” published on January 28, 2019 as well as Benzinga.com‘s news article titled: “Verizon (NYSE:VZ) Issues Q4 Print, 2019 Outlook: 4 Analyst Takes – Benzinga” with publication date: January 30, 2019.

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