M&T Bank Has Increased Crown Holdings (CCK) Holding by $1.46 Million as Market Valuation Rose; Bristol John W & Company Cut Its Stake in Union Pac (UNP) by $1.22 Million as Stock Price Declined

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M&T Bank Corp increased its stake in Crown Holdings Inc (CCK) by 292.28% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. M&T Bank Corp bought 30,511 shares as the company’s stock rose 6.81% while stock markets declined. The institutional investor held 40,950 shares of the consumer durables company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $1.97M, up from 10,439 at the end of the previous reported quarter. M&T Bank Corp who had been investing in Crown Holdings Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $7.34B market cap company. The stock increased 1.67% or $0.89 during the last trading session, reaching $54.3. About 942,871 shares traded. Crown Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CCK) has declined 20.30% since February 13, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 20.30% the S&P500. Some Historical CCK News: 18/04/2018 – Crown Holdings Sees 2Q Adj EPS $1.55-Adj EPS $1.65; 11/05/2018 – Mondrian Investment Partners Exits Position in Crown Holdings; 18/04/2018 – Crown Holdings 1Q Net $90M; 18/04/2018 – Crown Holdings Sees FY18 Adj EPS $5.35-Adj EPS $5.55; 23/04/2018 – Crown Holdings Closes Below 50-Day Moving Average: Technicals; 11/05/2018 – Mondrian Adds Tetra Tech, Exits Crown Holdings: 13F; 18/04/2018 – Crown Holdings 1Q Adj EPS 94c; 18/04/2018 – Crown Holdings Beats Revenue, EPS Expectations; 18/04/2018 – CROWN HOLDINGS INC CCK.N FY2018 SHR VIEW $4.42 — THOMSON REUTERS l/B/E/S; 23/04/2018 – DJ Crown Holdings Inc, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (CCK)

Bristol John W & Company Inc decreased its stake in Union Pac Corp (UNP) by 1.19% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Bristol John W & Company Inc sold 7,508 shares as the company’s stock declined 5.08% with the market. The institutional investor held 620,930 shares of the railroads company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $101.11 million, down from 628,438 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Bristol John W & Company Inc who had been investing in Union Pac Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $121.98 billion market cap company. The stock increased 1.01% or $1.69 during the last trading session, reaching $168.74. About 1.73M shares traded. Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) has risen 15.24% since February 13, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 15.24% the S&P500. Some Historical UNP News: 07/05/2018 – Union Pacific is Top Class l Railroad on Military Times’ Best for Vets Employer Rankings; 26/04/2018 – UNION PACIFIC: POSITIVE TRAIN CONTROL TWO-THIRDS IMPLEMENTED; 26/04/2018 – UNION PACIFIC `OPTIMISTIC’ ABOUT TIGHT TRUCK MARKET; 10/05/2018 – UNION PACIFIC CORP UNP.N : BAIRD RAISES TARGET PRICE TO $144 FROM $140; 09/03/2018 – Cal EMA Spills: SPILL Report – Union Pacific Railroad – 03/09/2018 10:34 AM; 26/04/2018 – DOT STB: Case Title: UNION PACIFIC RAILROAD COMPANY–ABANDONMENT AND DISCONTINUANCE OF SERVICE EXEMPTION–IN CERRO GORDO; 26/04/2018 – Union Pacific CEO ‘Confident’ in Productivity Plans (Video); 13/03/2018 – Cal EMA Spills: SPILL Report – Union Pacific Railroad – 03/13/2018 03:24 PM; 19/03/2018 – Louisiana Transportation Infrastructure Receives $87 M Boost From Union Pacific; 29/05/2018 – Union Pacific Delivers on its Mission of Service

Since August 17, 2018, it had 1 insider buy, and 1 insider sale for $203 activity. URKIEL WILLIAM S bought $100,630 worth of Crown Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CCK) on Friday, August 17. Funk Andrea J. bought 592 shares worth $24,962.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.28 in Q3 2018. Its up 0.58, from 0.7 in 2018Q2. It increased, as 27 investors sold CCK shares while 88 reduced holdings. 57 funds opened positions while 90 raised stakes. 143.19 million shares or 14.79% more from 124.75 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Skylands Capital Ltd Co holds 62,200 shares. Us Bankshares De reported 4,396 shares. Stratos Wealth Prns Limited holds 408 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Goldentree Asset Mgmt Ltd Partnership holds 344,090 shares or 1.05% of its portfolio. Hl Fincl Ltd Llc invested in 5,440 shares or 0% of the stock. Moreover, Vaughan Nelson Inv Mgmt Limited Partnership has 0.76% invested in Crown Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CCK). Rivulet Cap Llc accumulated 2.33 million shares. Wisconsin-based Northwestern Mutual Wealth Mgmt has invested 0% in Crown Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CCK). Massmutual Fsb Adv holds 0% in Crown Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CCK) or 2,125 shares. Meiji Yasuda Life Ins accumulated 15,500 shares or 0.09% of the stock. Guardian reported 250 shares. Columbia Asset Management accumulated 2,300 shares. Bnp Paribas Asset Management Holding holds 65,730 shares or 0.02% of its portfolio. Fjarde Ap reported 0.04% stake. Madison Invest reported 601,809 shares stake.

Among 19 analysts covering Crown Holdings (NYSE:CCK), 14 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 74% are positive. Crown Holdings had 62 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Vertical Research downgraded Crown Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CCK) on Monday, April 25 to “Hold” rating. On Monday, March 26 the stock rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with “Overweight”. Jefferies maintained Crown Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CCK) on Thursday, May 25 with “Buy” rating. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Tuesday, October 17 with “Buy”. As per Thursday, November 12, the company rating was downgraded by Wells Fargo. The stock has “Buy” rating by Citigroup on Friday, October 19. The stock of Crown Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CCK) earned “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Monday, August 28. Citigroup maintained it with “Buy” rating and $56 target in Friday, July 20 report. The stock of Crown Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CCK) earned “Buy” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Monday, September 25. The company was initiated on Thursday, May 12 by Goldman Sachs.

M&T Bank Corp, which manages about $19.99B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Pacwest Bancorp Del (NASDAQ:PACW) by 12,887 shares to 688,183 shares, valued at $32.79M in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Ishares Tr (HDV) by 28,298 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 719,480 shares, and cut its stake in Baidu Inc (NASDAQ:BIDU).

More recent Crown Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CCK) news were published by: Benzinga.com which released: “Earnings Scheduled For February 6, 2019 – Benzinga” on February 06, 2019. Also Nasdaq.com published the news titled: “Report: Exploring Fundamental Drivers Behind Qorvo, Crown, Gogo, Baytex Energy, Expedia Group, and Silvercorp Metals — New Horizons, Emerging Trends, and Upcoming Developments – Nasdaq” on January 30, 2019. Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Why You Should Buy Crown Holdings – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: October 22, 2018 was also an interesting one.

Since August 28, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 2 sales for $4.56 million activity. 8,450 shares were sold by Tennison Lynden L, worth $1.28M.

More notable recent Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) news were published by: Benzinga.com which released: “Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) – Q4 Earnings Preview For Union Pacific – Benzinga” on January 23, 2019, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Union Pacific Earnings Preview – Seeking Alpha” published on January 22, 2019, Seekingalpha.com published: “Union Pacific expects operating margin improvement – Seeking Alpha” on January 24, 2019. More interesting news about Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Union Pacific Q4 2018 Earnings Preview – Seeking Alpha” published on January 23, 2019 as well as Globenewswire.com‘s news article titled: “Analysis: Positioning to Benefit within Union Pacific, CDW, Unum Group, LRAD, Spirit Realty Capital, and Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage — Research Highlights Growth, Revenue, and Consolidated Results – GlobeNewswire” with publication date: January 28, 2019.

Bristol John W & Company Inc, which manages about $6.27B and $3.78B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) by 6,652 shares to 588,858 shares, valued at $81.36M in 2018Q3, according to the filing.

Among 30 analysts covering Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP), 17 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 57% are positive. Union Pacific Corporation had 133 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Buy” rating by Susquehanna given on Thursday, January 25. The firm has “Buy” rating by UBS given on Friday, July 24. The stock of Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) earned “Outperform” rating by Credit Suisse on Friday, February 19. The rating was upgraded by RBC Capital Markets to “Outperform” on Tuesday, January 8. The rating was upgraded by Barclays Capital on Monday, January 9 to “Overweight”. The firm has “Equal-Weight” rating by Morgan Stanley given on Friday, January 26. Seaport Global upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Tuesday, January 8 report. CLSA initiated the shares of UNP in report on Thursday, May 19 with “Sell” rating. As per Thursday, October 22, the company rating was maintained by Cowen & Co. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Thursday, May 24 report.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.89 in 2018 Q3. Its up 0.06, from 0.83 in 2018Q2. It improved, as 47 investors sold UNP shares while 511 reduced holdings. 126 funds opened positions while 371 raised stakes. 541.33 million shares or 2.42% less from 554.78 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. World Asset owns 53,147 shares for 0.41% of their portfolio. Keybank Association Oh reported 414,337 shares. Td Asset Mgmt stated it has 541,215 shares. First Eagle Investment Management Ltd Liability Co stated it has 2.15% of its portfolio in Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP). Woodstock accumulated 2,020 shares. Advisory Research Incorporated holds 0.04% in Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) or 16,304 shares. Cadence Mgmt Ltd Liability Company invested 0.77% in Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP). Prio Wealth Ltd Partnership reported 23,804 shares. Van Eck Associates Corporation stated it has 32,657 shares. Cls Ltd Liability Corp, Nebraska-based fund reported 1,002 shares. Palisades Hudson Asset Mgmt LP holds 0.11% of its portfolio in Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) for 1,250 shares. Citigroup, New York-based fund reported 414,335 shares. Pioneer Tru Retail Bank N A Or accumulated 0.23% or 3,310 shares. Roundview Ltd accumulated 5,587 shares. 6,436 were reported by Compton Mngmt Ri.

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