Oak Associates LTD Lowered Its Synopsys (SNPS) Position; Wellington Shields Capital Management Boosted Its Goldman Sachs (GS) Position

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Oak Associates Ltd decreased Synopsys Inc. (SNPS) stake by 12.31% reported in 2018Q3 SEC filing. Oak Associates Ltd sold 24,075 shares as Synopsys Inc. (SNPS)’s stock declined 12.92%. The Oak Associates Ltd holds 171,497 shares with $16.91 million value, down from 195,572 last quarter. Synopsys Inc. now has $15.14B valuation. The stock decreased 0.35% or $0.36 during the last trading session, reaching $101.23. About 597,466 shares traded. Synopsys, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNPS) has declined 1.10% since February 13, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 1.10% the S&P500. Some Historical SNPS News: 23/05/2018 – Synopsys Sees 3Q EPS 65c-EPS 75c; 23/05/2018 – Synopsys Sees 3Q Adj EPS 89c-Adj EPS 93c; 20/04/2018 – Synopsys Closes Below 200-Day Moving Average: Technicals; 21/03/2018 – SYNOPSYS INC – TERMS OF DEAL, WHICH IS NOT MATERIAL TO SYNOPSYS FINANCIALS, ARE NOT BEING DISCLOSED; 15/05/2018 – Synopsys Report Finds Majority of Software Plagued by Known Vulnerabilities and License Conflicts as Open Source Adoption Soars; 30/04/2018 – TSMC Certifies Synopsys Design Platform for High-performance 7-nm FinFET Plus Technology; 20/03/2018 – Synopsys Accelerates Development of Renesas R-Car V3H SoC that Achieves Cutting-edge Computer Vision; 08/03/2018 – MEDIA ALERT: Achronix to Exhibit FPGA and eFPGA Portfolio at GOMACTech Conference and Exhibition; 19/03/2018 – Synopsys Enables Robust Design Optimization for Next-generation High-performance Computing, Mobile and Automotive Products with IC Compiler Il and RedHawk Analysis Fusion; 23/05/2018 – SYNOPSYS INC SNPS.O SEES FY 2018 GAAP SHR $1.66 TO $1.76

Wellington Shields Capital Management Llc increased Goldman Sachs (GS) stake by 78.87% reported in 2018Q3 SEC filing. Wellington Shields Capital Management Llc acquired 1,400 shares as Goldman Sachs (GS)’s stock declined 22.89%. The Wellington Shields Capital Management Llc holds 3,175 shares with $712,000 value, up from 1,775 last quarter. Goldman Sachs now has $74.47 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.52% or $1.01 during the last trading session, reaching $195.5. About 2.02M shares traded. The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) has declined 28.05% since February 13, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 28.05% the S&P500. Some Historical GS News: 30/05/2018 – Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs Tout New Tech Offerings (Video); 14/05/2018 – WR Grace at Goldman Sachs Basic Materials Conference Tomorrow; 16/03/2018 – Next Goldman CEO Must Fix Trading — Barrons.com; 01/05/2018 – Federal Reserve, N.Y. State Cite ‘Unsafe and Unsound’ Practices in Goldman’s Forex Trading Business; 14/05/2018 – America’s budget deficit and unemployment rate are heading in opposite directions – and Goldman projects this will force up interest rates; 07/03/2018 – Goldman Is Said Financing Mubadala $8 Billion Petrobras Unit Bid; 08/05/2018 – MEDIA-Goldman Sachs backs UK-based digital mortgage broker Trussle – Sky News; 12/03/2018 – Goldman Sachs President, Chief Operating Officer Harvey M. Schwartz to Retire; 01/05/2018 – Goldman Sachs agrees to pay $55 million to settle forex claims by Fed; 30/05/2018 – Centene at Goldman Sachs Global Health Care Conference Jun 12

More notable recent The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Goldman Sachs +3.0% after Q4 blowout – Seeking Alpha” on January 16, 2019, also Globenewswire.com with their article: “FILING DEADLINE–Kuznicki Law PLLC Announces Class Actions on Behalf of Shareholders of GS, ARLO, SOGO and MKL – GlobeNewswire” published on February 13, 2019, 247Wallst.com published: “Goldman Sachs Surges as Best Performing Dow Stock – 24/7 Wall St.” on January 19, 2019. More interesting news about The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Morgan Stanley, Goldman ask to cancel trades in wake of $41B flash crash – Seeking Alpha” published on January 25, 2019 as well as Investorplace.com‘s news article titled: “Why the Dow Jones Almost Certainly Will Continue to Underperform – Investorplace.com” with publication date: February 13, 2019.

Among 5 analysts covering Goldman Sachs Group (NYSE:GS), 1 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 20% are positive. Goldman Sachs Group had 7 analyst reports since October 17, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. Morgan Stanley downgraded it to “Equal-Weight” rating and $226 target in Wednesday, November 21 report. The stock has “Outperform” rating by Credit Suisse on Friday, December 7. Bank of America downgraded the shares of GS in report on Friday, November 30 to “Neutral” rating. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Monday, December 24 by Credit Suisse. Societe Generale downgraded the stock to “Sell” rating in Friday, February 1 report. The stock of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) earned “Market Perform” rating by BMO Capital Markets on Wednesday, October 17. The stock of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) earned “Equal-Weight” rating by Morgan Stanley on Tuesday, January 8.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.2 in 2018 Q3. Its up 0.17, from 1.03 in 2018Q2. It improved, as 43 investors sold GS shares while 343 reduced holdings. 99 funds opened positions while 366 raised stakes. 252.31 million shares or 2.19% less from 257.97 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Berkshire Asset Mgmt Ltd Company Pa has invested 0.02% in The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS). Delta Asset Limited Liability Tn, a Tennessee-based fund reported 92,134 shares. Wealthcare Capital Mgmt Limited Liability Company invested in 110 shares or 0% of the stock. 4,343 were accumulated by Marathon Trading Inv Management Lc. Gamble Jones Invest Counsel owns 2,420 shares for 0.05% of their portfolio. Jane Street Grp Inc Ltd Limited Liability Company has 184,183 shares for 0.08% of their portfolio. Factory Mutual Company accumulated 404,100 shares. Adams Asset Advsrs Limited Liability reported 1,200 shares or 0.03% of all its holdings. Stillwater Inv Llc stated it has 11,916 shares. Paloma Prtn Mngmt stated it has 0.03% of its portfolio in The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS). North Star Asset Mgmt has invested 0.07% in The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS). Eaton Vance Mgmt accumulated 928,638 shares or 0.46% of the stock. 1,461 are held by Paradigm Advsrs Ltd. Livingston Asset Company (Operating As Southport Cap Management), a Tennessee-based fund reported 100 shares. 5,000 are owned by Athena Cap Ltd.

Since December 26, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 sale for $2.61 million activity. $2.61 million worth of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) was sold by PALM GREGORY K on Wednesday, December 26.

Since August 24, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 6 insider sales for $9.99 million activity. $318,770 worth of Synopsys, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNPS) was sold by CHAN CHI-FOON. The insider DE GEUS AART sold 50,000 shares worth $4.47 million. Logan Joseph W had sold 20,000 shares worth $1.78M. 10,000 shares were sold by RUNKEL JOHN F JR, worth $1.02 million on Thursday, August 30.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.97 in Q3 2018. Its down 0.07, from 1.04 in 2018Q2. It worsened, as 23 investors sold SNPS shares while 175 reduced holdings. 63 funds opened positions while 129 raised stakes. 128.39 million shares or 0.18% less from 128.62 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Mcf Advsrs Ltd Llc has 200 shares. Gradient Limited Liability Company reported 16 shares. Pensionfund Dsm Netherlands stated it has 0.45% in Synopsys, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNPS). Caisse De Depot Et Placement Du Quebec owns 27,800 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Asset Mngmt One Ltd accumulated 285,888 shares. State Of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D has invested 0.04% in Synopsys, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNPS). Amica Retiree Med Trust has 0.06% invested in Synopsys, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNPS). Mirae Asset Global Investments holds 0.02% in Synopsys, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNPS) or 26,602 shares. Oppenheimer Asset Mgmt holds 26,392 shares. Polar Limited Liability Partnership has invested 0.05% of its portfolio in Synopsys, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNPS). Bridgewater Assoc Lp reported 0.01% of its portfolio in Synopsys, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNPS). Loring Wolcott Coolidge Fiduciary Advsrs Llp Ma reported 25 shares. Thompson Siegel & Walmsley Ltd Liability Com holds 0.01% or 11,098 shares in its portfolio. Proshare Advsrs Lc has 119,485 shares. Moreover, Westpac Banking Corp has 0% invested in Synopsys, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNPS).

More notable recent Synopsys, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNPS) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “Earnings Preview: Synopsys (SNPS) Q1 Earnings Expected to Decline – Nasdaq” on February 13, 2019, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “Synopsys Breaks Above 200-Day Moving Average – Bullish for SNPS – Nasdaq” published on January 18, 2019, Nasdaq.com published: “Is Synopsys (SNPS) Stock Outpacing Its Computer and Technology Peers This Year? – Nasdaq” on January 17, 2019. More interesting news about Synopsys, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNPS) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “Analysts Forecast 13% Upside For The Holdings of SPYG – Nasdaq” published on February 08, 2019 as well as Globenewswire.com‘s news article titled: “Detailed Research: Economic Perspectives on Inovalon, Merit Medical, Senseonics, Ocular Therapeutix, The Hartford Financial Services Group, and Synopsys — What Drives Growth in Today’s Competitive Landscape – GlobeNewswire” with publication date: January 22, 2019.

Among 4 analysts covering Synopsys (NASDAQ:SNPS), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 75% are positive. Synopsys had 4 analyst reports since August 23, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Synopsys, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNPS) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, December 6 by Benchmark. JP Morgan upgraded the shares of SNPS in report on Tuesday, October 23 to “Neutral” rating. The stock of Synopsys, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNPS) has “Overweight” rating given on Thursday, August 23 by KeyBanc Capital Markets.

Oak Associates Ltd increased Seagate Technology Plc (NASDAQ:STX) stake by 21,720 shares to 363,110 valued at $17.19 million in 2018Q3. It also upped Glaxo Smithkline Ads (NYSE:GSK) stake by 26,500 shares and now owns 362,885 shares. Novartis Ag (NYSE:NVS) was raised too.

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