Nelson Roberts Investment Advisors Upped Its Schlumberger LTD (SLB) Position; As Microsoft (MSFT) Share Value Declined, Rnc Capital Management Has Decreased Its Stake by $22.59 Million

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Nelson Roberts Investment Advisors Llc increased its stake in Schlumberger Ltd (SLB) by 7.21% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Nelson Roberts Investment Advisors Llc bought 5,566 shares as the company’s stock declined 30.03% with the market. The institutional investor held 82,797 shares of the oilfield services and equipment company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $5.04 million, up from 77,231 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Nelson Roberts Investment Advisors Llc who had been investing in Schlumberger Ltd for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $61.21 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.45% or $0.2 during the last trading session, reaching $44.26. About 10.05M shares traded. Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) has declined 32.38% since February 13, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 32.38% the S&P500. Some Historical SLB News: 13/04/2018 – Kenya’s National Oil and Schlumberger sign field development deal; 18/05/2018 – 2018 Global Oilfield Services Market Procurement Intelligence Report – Rise in Demand for Energy is Driving the Market – ResearchAndMarkets.com; 20/04/2018 – SCHLUMBERGER NV – QTRLY NORTH AMERICA AREA REVENUE INCREASED 1% SEQUENTIALLY; 20/04/2018 – Schlumberger 1Q International Revenue $4.88B; 20/04/2018 – SCHLUMBERGER SEES NORTH AMERICA FRACK PRICING RANGE BOUND; 06/03/2018 – SCHLUMBERGER CEO CONCLUDES COMMENTS AT CERAWEEK CONFERENCE; 20/04/2018 – SCHLUMBERGER SAYS GLOBAL OIL SUPPLY AND DEMAND ARE NOW IN BALANCE – CONF CALL; 27/04/2018 – SCHLUMBERGER NO LONGER INTERESTED IN ACQUIRING CONTROL OF RUSSIAN OIL SERVICES COMPANY EURASIA DRILLING – RIA CITES RUSSIAN REGULATOR; 15/05/2018 – Norway’s Borr Drilling to buy five jack-up oil rigs for $720 mln; 16/04/2018 – Schlumberger fights to boost patent damages at U.S. Supreme Court

Rnc Capital Management Llc decreased its stake in Microsoft Corp (MSFT) by 36.18% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Rnc Capital Management Llc sold 198,176 shares as the company’s stock declined 1.64% with the market. The institutional investor held 349,520 shares of the prepackaged software company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $39.98M, down from 547,696 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Rnc Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Microsoft Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $819.47 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.07% or $0.08 during the last trading session, reaching $106.81. About 15.05M shares traded. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has risen 30.43% since February 13, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 30.43% the S&P500. Some Historical MSFT News: 15/05/2018 – Waddell & Reed Adds Emerson Electric, Cuts Microsoft: 13F; 15/03/2018 – lnfluitive, Tasktop and TrendKite accelerate their growth strategies and competitive advantages with Workboard; 16/04/2018 – Docutech’s Solex eVault Receives Fannie Mae Approval, MERS® eRegistry Certification; 28/03/2018 – Techmeme: Sources: Microsoft retiring Redstone codename later this year for upcoming Windows 10 releases, new codename format; 17/05/2018 – Microsoft certification catapults Australian tech company into the CTRM big league; 08/05/2018 – Microsoft’s New Venue for Support Animals: Developer Conference; 22/03/2018 – Databricks Delivers Microsoft Azure Databricks Addressing Customer Demand; 24/05/2018 – Microsoft Deploys New Career Site on the Phenom People Platform; 11/04/2018 – EcoVadis Launches Next Generation Sustainability Intelligence Platform; 17/04/2018 – Microsoft, Facebook Pledge to Protect Customers From Cyberattacks (Video)

Nelson Roberts Investment Advisors Llc, which manages about $356.76M and $434.75M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Ishares Tr (IJR) by 9.03 million shares to 327,646 shares, valued at $28.58M in 2018Q3, according to the filing.

Since September 6, 2018, it had 2 buys, and 2 sales for $3.20 million activity. Schorn Patrick also bought $375,500 worth of Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) shares. Another trade for 8,000 shares valued at $482,480 was bought by MARKS MICHAEL E. Le Peuch Olivier sold 15,000 shares worth $660,000.

More notable recent Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Schlumberger names company vet Le Peuch as new COO – Seeking Alpha” on February 08, 2019, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Schlumberger wins contract to manage Equinor project – Reuters – Seeking Alpha” published on January 17, 2019, Seekingalpha.com published: “Schlumberger Is Rallying On Negative News, Sign Of A Bottom? – Seeking Alpha” on January 30, 2019. More interesting news about Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Trading The Slob: Schlumberger Under $40 Is Winning – Seeking Alpha” published on January 29, 2019 as well as Fool.com‘s news article titled: “Why Schlumberger, VF Corporation, and Bank OZK Jumped Today – The Motley Fool” with publication date: January 18, 2019.

Among 40 analysts covering Schlumberger Limited. (NYSE:SLB), 30 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 75% are positive. Schlumberger Limited. had 164 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Barclays Capital upgraded Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) rating on Wednesday, April 20. Barclays Capital has “Overweight” rating and $93 target. The company was maintained on Monday, January 22 by Credit Suisse. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Friday, April 7 with “Buy”. The rating was upgraded by HSBC to “Buy” on Monday, November 26. On Thursday, June 1 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Buy”. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, January 22 by FBR Capital. The stock of Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) has “Outperform” rating given on Thursday, October 1 by Oppenheimer. Standpoint Research upgraded Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) on Wednesday, August 26 to “Hold” rating. Jefferies maintained Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) on Monday, April 25 with “Hold” rating. The stock of Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, October 5 by Citigroup.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.97 in 2018 Q3. Its up 0.01, from 0.96 in 2018Q2. It increased, as 62 investors sold SLB shares while 512 reduced holdings. 112 funds opened positions while 446 raised stakes. 1.02 billion shares or 1.46% less from 1.04 billion shares in 2018Q2 were reported. D E Shaw reported 2.99 million shares. 191,928 were reported by Bradley Foster And Sargent Ct. Cap holds 0.93% in Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) or 33.30M shares. Private Asset Management Incorporated stated it has 4,918 shares. Forbes J M Limited Liability Partnership stated it has 35,345 shares. Atlanta Management L L C holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) for 51,344 shares. First Manhattan holds 124,291 shares. State Of Wisconsin Board stated it has 1.51M shares. Fort Washington Inv Advsrs Oh stated it has 0.86% of its portfolio in Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB). Oarsman Capital invested 0.23% of its portfolio in Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB). Glenmede Tru Na holds 840,270 shares or 0.2% of its portfolio. Valley National Advisers owns 1,613 shares. Crestwood Advsrs Gru Limited Liability Company reported 217,316 shares. North Amer Management Corporation has invested 0.4% of its portfolio in Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB). Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Com has 41,064 shares for 0.31% of their portfolio.

Since August 31, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 11 sales for $82.43 million activity. Capossela Christopher C sold $6.43M worth of stock. 40,000 shares valued at $4.45M were sold by Hogan Kathleen T on Friday, August 31. $13.09 million worth of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) shares were sold by Hood Amy. BROD FRANK H sold $214,363 worth of stock or 2,000 shares.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.81 in Q3 2018. Its down 0.03, from 0.84 in 2018Q2. It fall, as 33 investors sold MSFT shares while 981 reduced holdings. 145 funds opened positions while 681 raised stakes. 5.28 billion shares or 0.60% less from 5.31 billion shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Legg Mason Asset Management (Japan) Ltd has invested 0.94% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Lombard Odier Asset Mgmt (Switzerland) accumulated 0.56% or 49,654 shares. Wealthtrust holds 0.8% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) or 14,519 shares. Keybank Association Oh stated it has 3.76M shares or 2.39% of all its holdings. Greenwood Cap Associate Limited Com, a South Carolina-based fund reported 99,570 shares. Delta Asset Management Ltd Llc Tn holds 8.98% or 589,881 shares. Lincoln Corp reported 68,808 shares. 29,152 were accumulated by Baldwin Mgmt Llc. Mgmt Professionals Inc stated it has 1,042 shares. Gator Mngmt Llc invested 1% of its portfolio in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Weatherly Asset Management Lp holds 2.02% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) or 85,980 shares. Stralem invested in 3.44% or 101,277 shares. Legacy invested 1.9% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). 228,548 were accumulated by Qci Asset Management Ny. Family Management reported 5.4% stake.

Rnc Capital Management Llc, which manages about $4.08 billion and $1.52B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Jpmorgan Chase& Co (NYSE:JPM) by 4,048 shares to 456,589 shares, valued at $51.52 million in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT) by 55,036 shares in the quarter, for a total of 59,611 shares, and has risen its stake in Amgen Inc (NASDAQ:AMGN).

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