As Viacom New (VIAB) Stock Price Rose, Mackenzie Financial Raised Its Stake by $482,394; Chicago Equity Partners Has Trimmed Its Federal Agric Mtg (AGM) Holding by $2.75 Million

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Mackenzie Financial Corp increased its stake in Viacom Inc New (VIAB) by 64.3% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Mackenzie Financial Corp bought 14,618 shares as the company’s stock rose 1.10% while stock markets declined. The hedge fund held 37,352 shares of the television services company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $1.26 million, up from 22,734 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Mackenzie Financial Corp who had been investing in Viacom Inc New for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $11.78B market cap company. The stock increased 0.49% or $0.14 during the last trading session, reaching $28.53. About 3.82M shares traded. Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB) has declined 0.84% since February 14, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 0.84% the S&P500. Some Historical VIAB News: 16/04/2018 – Comedy Central, Superfly and Another Planet Entertainment Announce Top Tier Additions to the Stacked Clusterfest Lineup; 14/05/2018 – NATIONAL AMUSEMENTS INC PROVIDES COMMENT ON CBS LAWSUIT; 04/04/2018 – New York Post: Viacom `immediately rejected’ CBS’s takeover bid; 03/04/2018 – CBS SUBMITTED BID FOR VIACOM THAT IS BELOW ITS MARKET VALUE; CBS SPECIAL COMMITTEE WANTS MOONVES, IANNIELLO TO LEAD COMBINED CO – CNBC, CITING; 30/05/2018 – The Real End Game for CBS-Viacom — Heard on the Street; 04/05/2018 – Yahoo! Finance: Exclusive: Redstone makes concessions on Viacom CEO to clinch CBS merger; 09/04/2018 – Viacom has asked CBS to sweeten its merger bid by about $2.8 billion, sources say; 11/04/2018 – Shari Redstone is reportedly ‘likely’ to fire Les Moonves as CEO of CBS if the Viacom merger falls through; 09/04/2018 – Yahoo! Finance: Viacom asks CBS to raise its bid by $2.8 billion; 04/04/2018 – Report on Business: Viacom preparing counterproposal to CBS offer

Chicago Equity Partners Llc decreased its stake in Federal Agric Mtg Corp (AGM) by 83.47% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Chicago Equity Partners Llc sold 38,145 shares as the company’s stock declined 24.01% with the market. The institutional investor held 7,555 shares of the finance company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $545,000, down from 45,700 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Chicago Equity Partners Llc who had been investing in Federal Agric Mtg Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $743.97 million market cap company. The stock decreased 0.57% or $0.4 during the last trading session, reaching $70.26. About 23,442 shares traded. Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation (NYSE:AGM) has declined 18.84% since February 14, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 18.84% the S&P500. Some Historical AGM News: 08/03/2018 Farmer Mac Reports 2017 Results and Announces 61% Dividend Increase; 10/05/2018 – FEDERAL AGRICULTURAL MORTGAGE CORP QUARTERLY NET INTEREST INCOME WAS $43.2 MLN VS $37.1 MLN; 22/04/2018 – DJ Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corpo, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (AGM.A); 18/05/2018 – Factors of Influence in 2018, Key Indicators and Opportunity within Veritiv, Federal Agricultural Mortgage, Community Bank Syst; 21/04/2018 – DJ Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corpo, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (AGM)

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.82 in Q3 2018. Its down 0.21, from 1.03 in 2018Q2. It turned negative, as 20 investors sold AGM shares while 45 reduced holdings. 17 funds opened positions while 36 raised stakes. 6.07 million shares or 8.47% less from 6.63 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Thompson Siegel And Walmsley Lc invested in 900 shares. Matthew 25 Mgmt Corporation accumulated 41,000 shares. Hightower Advisors Ltd Llc accumulated 14,116 shares. Bluemountain Management Ltd Co invested in 0.01% or 5,235 shares. Smith Moore holds 0.1% of its portfolio in Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation (NYSE:AGM) for 6,300 shares. Lsv Asset, a Illinois-based fund reported 567,499 shares. Gsa Llp accumulated 7,506 shares. Manufacturers Life Insur Com The reported 3,322 shares stake. 3,500 are held by Ubs Asset Mgmt Americas. Moreover, Credit Suisse Ag has 0% invested in Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation (NYSE:AGM). State Street stated it has 0% in Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation (NYSE:AGM). Moreover, Millennium Management Lc has 0% invested in Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation (NYSE:AGM) for 7,079 shares. Morgan Stanley invested in 43,119 shares or 0% of the stock. Natl Bank Of Mellon holds 85,753 shares. Globeflex LP reported 8,310 shares.

Among 5 analysts covering Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corp (NYSE:AGM), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 40% are positive. Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corp had 10 analyst reports since August 12, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Hold” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Friday, November 10. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation (NYSE:AGM) on Tuesday, March 13 with “Hold” rating. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, February 14 by Sidoti. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained the shares of AGM in report on Thursday, December 21 with “Hold” rating. The rating was downgraded by Wood to “Market Perform” on Friday, March 11. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Sidoti on Wednesday, May 11. As per Thursday, May 12, the company rating was downgraded by Compass Point. The stock has “Buy” rating by Sidoti on Wednesday, January 27.

Since November 28, 2018, it had 1 insider purchase, and 1 insider sale for $114,321 activity. On Wednesday, November 28 Covington John Curtis sold $132,822 worth of Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation (NYSE:AGM) or 2,000 shares.

Chicago Equity Partners Llc, which manages about $10.49 billion and $3.40 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Wolverine World Wide Inc (NYSE:WWW) by 8,670 shares to 75,290 shares, valued at $2.94 million in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Hd Supply Hldgs Inc (NASDAQ:HDS) by 131,700 shares in the quarter, for a total of 233,635 shares, and has risen its stake in Tegna Inc.

More notable recent Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation (NYSE:AGM) news were published by: Globenewswire.com which released: “Shaw Announces AGM Vote Results NYSE:SJR – GlobeNewswire” on January 17, 2019, also Globenewswire.com with their article: “CIRCOR Aerospace & Defense New York & Lockheed Martin Enter Site Agreement for Hellfire Missile Program – GlobeNewswire” published on February 05, 2019, Seekingalpha.com published: “BlueMountain Capital Management Has Its ‘London Whale’ Moment In PG&E Corporation – Seeking Alpha” on January 28, 2019. More interesting news about Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation (NYSE:AGM) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Ellie Mae, Coty, Brighthouse, Under Armour – Nasdaq” published on February 12, 2019 as well as Benzinga.com‘s news article titled: “50 Stocks Moving In Tuesday’s Mid-Day Session – Benzinga” with publication date: January 22, 2019.

More notable recent Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “Robust Video Content to Drive Twitter’s (TWTR) Q4 Earnings – Nasdaq” on February 05, 2019, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “Viacom (VIAB) Q1 Earnings Beat, “Bumblebee” Aids Top-Line Growth – Nasdaq” published on February 05, 2019, Streetinsider.com published: “Viacom (VIAB) Confirms Agreement to Acquire Pluto TV for $340M in Cash – StreetInsider.com” on January 23, 2019. More interesting news about Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “Viacom (VIAB) to Post Q1 Earnings: Disappointment in Store? – Nasdaq” published on January 31, 2019 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Viacom Inc. 2019 Q1 – Results – Earnings Call Slides – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: February 05, 2019.

Among 41 analysts covering Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB), 13 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 28 Hold. Therefore 32% are positive. Viacom Inc. had 148 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Sunday, September 24 by Piper Jaffray. The rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets with “Hold” on Monday, October 16. The rating was upgraded by Needham on Thursday, March 15 to “Buy”. Citigroup maintained it with “Neutral” rating and $51 target in Friday, August 14 report. The firm has “Sell” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Tuesday, August 8. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, December 23 by Topeka Capital Markets. Needham maintained the shares of VIAB in report on Friday, November 3 with “Hold” rating. Barrington Research downgraded the shares of VIAB in report on Tuesday, January 26 to “Mkt Perform” rating. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with “Equal-Weight” on Friday, August 4. The stock of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB) earned “Buy” rating by Societe Generale on Thursday, January 21.

Mackenzie Financial Corp, which manages about $61.70B and $41.10B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in United Parcel Service Inc (NYSE:UPS) by 137,846 shares to 2.42 million shares, valued at $282.55M in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Rmr Group Inc by 5,057 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 16,579 shares, and cut its stake in Las Vegas Sands Corp (NYSE:LVS).

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