United Parcel Service (UPS) Holder Willingdon Wealth Management Has Boosted Its Position; Scorpio Tankers (STNG) Holder Schneider Capital Management Increased Its Position

Scorpio Tankers Inc. (NYSE:STNG) Logo

Willingdon Wealth Management increased its stake in United Parcel Service Inc (UPS) by 49.7% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Willingdon Wealth Management bought 9,722 shares as the company’s stock declined 16.04% with the market. The institutional investor held 29,282 shares of the transportation company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $3.42 million, up from 19,560 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Willingdon Wealth Management who had been investing in United Parcel Service Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $95.64B market cap company. The stock increased 0.70% or $0.78 during the last trading session, reaching $111.44. About 1.15M shares traded. United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) has declined 12.80% since February 13, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 12.80% the S&P500. Some Historical UPS News: 21/03/2018 – S&PGR Ups Rocket Software To ‘B+’ On Better Metrics; Otlk Stbl; 16/03/2018 – UPS SEES SLIGHT NET/EPS SHIFT ON ASC 606 DEFERRED REV. CHANGE; 21/03/2018 – UPS – UPS CANADA SET GOAL TO HAVE 50% OF ITS FLEET RUNNING ON ALTERNATIVE FUELS BY END OF 2018; 25/04/2018 – UPS – ANNOUNCED FURTHER ACTIONS WITHIN COMPANY’S ORGANIZATIONAL TRANSFORMATION INITIATIVES; 02/05/2018 – UPS is now eyeing the furniture delivery business as it looks to cash in on one the fastest growing segments of online retail; 10/05/2018 – UPS – SHAREOWNERS ELECTED BOARD FOR 1-YR TERM; 13 DIRECTORS STOOD FOR ELECTION TO BOARD, AND ALL WERE ELECTED; 06/04/2018 – Trade Row Flare-Ups Keeping Investors Wary of Risk: EM Review; 21/03/2018 – Schneider Electric Announces Availability of APC Smart-UPS with Li-Ion Technology for the UK & Ireland; 06/03/2018 – UPS Selects International President for Top Operating Position; 20/04/2018 – 3U HOLDING TO SELL HANOVER PORTFOLIO; UPS 2018 EBITDA GUIDANCE

Schneider Capital Management Corp increased its stake in Scorpio Tankers Inc (STNG) by 77.18% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Schneider Capital Management Corp bought 2.38 million shares as the company’s stock rose 10.81% while stock markets declined. The institutional investor held 5.47M shares of the marine transportation company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $10.99M, up from 3.09 million at the end of the previous reported quarter. Schneider Capital Management Corp who had been investing in Scorpio Tankers Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $1.10B market cap company. The stock increased 4.39% or $0.75 during the last trading session, reaching $17.75. About 719,136 shares traded. Scorpio Tankers Inc. (NYSE:STNG) has declined 31.89% since February 13, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 31.89% the S&P500. Some Historical STNG News: 17/05/2018 – Scorpio Tankers Announces Sale and Leaseback Agreements for Five Pdt Tankers; 29/05/2018 – Scorpio Tankers Announces Sale and Leaseback Agreements for Six MR Product Tankers; 29/05/2018 – Scorpio Tankers Agrees to Sell, Lease Back Six MR Product Tankers; 17/05/2018 – Scorpio Tankers Announces Sale and Leaseback Agreements for Five Product Tankers; 29/05/2018 – Scorpio Tankers Announces Sale and Leaseback Agreements for Six MR Pdt Tankers; 25/04/2018 – SCORPIO TANKERS – SIGNED TERM SHEETS OR AGREED MAIN TERMS FOR BANK LOANS AND SALE LEASEBACKS TO REFINANCE SOME OF ITS OUTSTANDING SECURED INDEBTEDNESS; 25/04/2018 – SCORPIO TANKERS INC – TCE REVENUE FOR THREE MONTHS ENDED MARCH 31, 2018 INCREASED $32.8 MLN TO $153.1 MLN; 25/04/2018 – Scorpio Tankers 1Q Rev $156.4M; 17/05/2018 – SCORPIO TANKERS – UPON COMPLETION OF AGREEMENT, CO’S LIQUIDITY IS EXPECTED TO INCREASE BY $42 MLN IN AGGREGATE AFTER REPAYMENT OF OUTSTANDING DEBT; 01/05/2018 – Scorpio Tankers Inc. Announces Commitments for New Loan Facilities

More notable recent United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) news were published by: Globenewswire.com which released: “The UPS Store Ranks in Top Five of Entrepreneur Franchise 500 for Third Year – GlobeNewswire” on January 16, 2019, also Bizjournals.com with their article: “Retired UPS exec named strategy advisor for Chinese robotic logistics company – Atlanta Business Chronicle” published on January 29, 2019, Benzinga.com published: “United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) – For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index Posts Best Year Since 1998 – Benzinga” on January 22, 2019. More interesting news about United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) were released by: Globenewswire.com and their article: “The UPS Store Announces $100000 Book Giveaway Contest Winners – GlobeNewswire” published on January 23, 2019 as well as Globenewswire.com‘s news article titled: “UPS Commends Trade Ministers On Moving An Ambitious WTO e-Commerce Framework Forward – GlobeNewswire” with publication date: January 25, 2019.

Among 28 analysts covering United Parcel Service (NYSE:UPS), 14 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 13 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. United Parcel Service had 92 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Thursday, October 5, the company rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird. BMO Capital Markets maintained United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) on Tuesday, September 5 with “Hold” rating. The stock of United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) has “Hold” rating given on Monday, January 8 by Stephens. On Thursday, July 26 the stock rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley with “Underweight”. Credit Suisse maintained United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) rating on Thursday, October 25. Credit Suisse has “Neutral” rating and $118 target. The firm earned “Underweight” rating on Friday, February 2 by Morgan Stanley. Robert W. Baird maintained it with “Hold” rating and $118.0 target in Thursday, August 24 report. Raymond James maintained United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) on Thursday, October 25 with “Strong Buy” rating. The stock of United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) has “Neutral” rating given on Friday, October 27 by UBS. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, December 4 by Deutsche Bank.

Since August 20, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 selling transactions for $828,076 activity. Willis George also sold $523,218 worth of United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) on Wednesday, August 22.

Investors sentiment is 0.98 in Q3 2018. Its the same as in 2018Q2. It is the same, as 47 investors sold UPS shares while 430 reduced holdings. only 108 funds opened positions while 360 raised stakes. 447.82 million shares or 0.61% less from 450.56 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Benchmark Advsrs holds 1,800 shares or 0.16% of its portfolio. Dubuque Bancorporation has invested 0.7% in United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS). Suntrust Banks reported 293,842 shares stake. Sandy Spring Savings Bank has 0.18% invested in United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) for 18,547 shares. Brighton Jones Ltd Llc stated it has 0.03% of its portfolio in United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS). Nomura Hldgs Inc accumulated 284,762 shares or 0.12% of the stock. Capital Investment Counsel owns 25,982 shares. Bancorp Of Mellon Corp has 6.34M shares. 3,582 were reported by Peregrine Asset Advisers. Hbk Invests Limited Partnership stated it has 2,812 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance holds 0.26% of its portfolio in United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) for 17,665 shares. Virginia-based Lowe Brockenbrough And has invested 0.21% in United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS). Arcadia Investment Management Mi holds 0.09% in United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) or 2,928 shares. Hilltop holds 0.11% or 4,526 shares. Indiana & Investment Management accumulated 8,845 shares.

Willingdon Wealth Management, which manages about $239.04 million and $366.33 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Ishares Tr (EMB) by 16,735 shares to 442 shares, valued at $48,000 in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Blackrock Inc (NYSE:BLK) by 8,029 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 185 shares, and cut its stake in Eog Res Inc (NYSE:EOG).

More notable recent Scorpio Tankers Inc. (NYSE:STNG) news were published by: Globenewswire.com which released: “Scorpio Tankers Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter 2018 Earnings Release and Conference Call on February 14, 2019 – GlobeNewswire” on January 29, 2019, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Scorpio Tankers: More Dangerous Than A Scorpion – Seeking Alpha” published on August 20, 2018, Gurufocus.com published: “The Top 5 New Buys of Francisco García Paramés – GuruFocus.com” on February 04, 2019. More interesting news about Scorpio Tankers Inc. (NYSE:STNG) were released by: Globenewswire.com and their article: “Scorpio Tankers Inc. Announces Updates on the Fourth Quarter of 2018 TCE Rates, 2019 Capital Expenditures, and Securities Buyback Program – GlobeNewswire” published on December 11, 2018 as well as Globenewswire.com‘s news article titled: “Scorpio Tankers Announces Reduction in Commercial Management Fees – GlobeNewswire” with publication date: September 18, 2018.

Schneider Capital Management Corp, which manages about $512.00M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) by 112,457 shares to 8.89 million shares, valued at $39.90M in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Alexander & Baldwin Inc (NYSE:ALEX) by 39,000 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 489,462 shares, and cut its stake in Arconic Inc.

United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) Institutional Positions Chart