Automatic Data Processin (ADP) Holder America First Investment Advisors Has Decreased Holding; Netapp (NTAP) Stock Price Declined While Smith Asset Management Group LP Has Cut by $9.18 Million Its Position

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America First Investment Advisors Llc decreased its stake in Automatic Data Processin (ADP) by 2.88% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. America First Investment Advisors Llc sold 3,623 shares as the company’s stock declined 4.96% with the market. The institutional investor held 122,139 shares of the technology company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $18.40 million, down from 125,762 at the end of the previous reported quarter. America First Investment Advisors Llc who had been investing in Automatic Data Processin for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $65.55B market cap company. The stock increased 0.64% or $0.96 during the last trading session, reaching $150.46. About 2.14 million shares traded. Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP) has risen 20.58% since February 14, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 20.58% the S&P500. Some Historical ADP News: 10/04/2018 – U.S. ADP March National Franchise Report (Table); 19/03/2018 – Corestream Teams Up with ADP to Deliver Best-in-Class Employee Benefits Platform; 02/05/2018 – ADP Report: Will Become Increasingly Difficult for Employers to Find Skilled Talent as Labor Pool Tightens; 17/05/2018 – ADP SAYS CANADA ADDS 30.2K JOBS IN APRIL; 19/03/2018 – Mercer and WorkMarket, an ADP Company, Announce Alliance for Cloud-Based Platform That Streamlines Managing the Future; 14/03/2018 – ADP PARIS AIRPORTS FEBRUARY TRAFFIC RISES 0.9%; 25/04/2018 – April 2018 ADP National Employment Report®, ADP Small Business Report® and ADP National Franchise Report® to be Released on; 04/05/2018 – MESSAGERIES ADP SIGNS MAJOR PACT WITH HACHETTE CANADA; 13/04/2018 – ADP ADP.PA – IN MARCH 2018 TRAFFIC WITHIN FRANCE WAS DOWN BY 3.6%;; 11/04/2018 – ADP ADP.O INCREASES QUARTERLY DIVIDEND BY 10 PCT

Smith Asset Management Group Lp decreased its stake in Netapp Inc (NTAP) by 9.43% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Smith Asset Management Group Lp sold 107,976 shares as the company’s stock declined 21.46% with the market. The hedge fund held 1.04 million shares of the technology company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $88.92 million, down from 1.15 million at the end of the previous reported quarter. Smith Asset Management Group Lp who had been investing in Netapp Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $16.97 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.31% or $0.21 during the last trading session, reaching $67.35. About 4.51M shares traded or 34.07% up from the average. NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) has risen 14.08% since February 14, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 14.08% the S&P500. Some Historical NTAP News: 18/04/2018 – Nuveen Mid Cap Growth Adds NetApp, Exits Aptiv; 23/05/2018 – NETAPP INC SEES FY 2019 NET REVENUES ARE EXPECTED TO GROW IN MID-SINGLE DIGITS; 05/04/2018 – NETAPP SEES FY19-21 NEW $4B SHARE REPURCHASE COMMITMENT; 23/05/2018 – NetApp 4Q EPS 99c; 08/05/2018 – NetApp Hosts Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2018 Financial Results Webcast; 15/05/2018 – Broadcom, NetApp & SUSE Announce Production Availability of the lndustry’s First End-to-End NVMe over Fibre Channel Solution Enabling Groundbreaking Application Performance; 18/05/2018 – NetApp, Inc. vs Intellectual Ventures II LLC | FWD Entered | 05/18/2018; 16/04/2018 – Investor Expectations to Drive Momentum within NetApp, Bed Bath & Beyond, Vishay Intertechnology, Polaris Industries, The Finis; 05/04/2018 – NETAPP SEES FY19-21 EPS UP OVER 15%/YR; 11/04/2018 – 45 Days to Go: 76% of U.S. Organizations Are Concerned About Meeting the GDRP Deadline

Among 22 analysts covering Automatic Data (NASDAQ:ADP), 8 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 36% are positive. Automatic Data had 76 analyst reports since August 3, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP) earned “Neutral” rating by Goldman Sachs on Tuesday, June 20. The stock has “Buy” rating by Argus Research on Tuesday, November 3. The company was maintained on Wednesday, January 31 by Stifel Nicolaus. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP) on Monday, August 28 with “Hold” rating. The stock of Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP) has “Hold” rating given on Monday, November 6 by RBC Capital Markets. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Friday, November 3 by BMO Capital Markets. The rating was initiated by Barclays Capital with “Overweight” on Tuesday, December 20. The company was maintained on Tuesday, October 3 by Robert W. Baird. Robert W. Baird maintained the shares of ADP in report on Wednesday, August 30 with “Hold” rating. The stock of Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP) has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, November 2 by Stifel Nicolaus.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.75 in Q3 2018. Its down 0.12, from 0.87 in 2018Q2. It dived, as 50 investors sold ADP shares while 461 reduced holdings. 120 funds opened positions while 263 raised stakes. 332.04 million shares or 0.51% less from 333.72 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Mirador Prtnrs Ltd Partnership reported 0.74% stake. The Illinois-based Gofen And Glossberg Ltd Limited Liability Company Il has invested 0.11% in Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP). Raymond James Tru Na holds 0.34% or 36,720 shares in its portfolio. Founders Ltd Liability Corporation reported 5,573 shares. Estabrook Cap Mngmt reported 160 shares. Moreover, Sequoia Ltd Liability has 0.06% invested in Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP). Bp Pcl invested in 56,200 shares or 0.26% of the stock. The Nevada-based Whittier Trust Of Nevada has invested 0.2% in Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP). Massachusetts-based Page Arthur B has invested 4.07% in Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP). Strs Ohio owns 0.13% invested in Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP) for 203,363 shares. Spears Abacus Advsr Llc has 0.2% invested in Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP) for 11,039 shares. Wilkins Inv Counsel Inc holds 3.36% in Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP) or 74,431 shares. 1,552 were accumulated by First Foundation. Opus Group Limited Com owns 1,566 shares. Marble Harbor Inv Counsel Ltd Co owns 156,326 shares.

More notable recent Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “ADP reports Q4 beats, upside EPS guide – Seeking Alpha” on August 01, 2018, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “ADP Hits 52-Week High: What’s Supporting the Stock’s Rally? – Nasdaq” published on August 22, 2018, Nasdaq.com published: “Why Automatic Data Processing (ADP) Stock Might be a Great Pick – Nasdaq” on July 05, 2018. More interesting news about Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Buy Automatic Data Processing On Any Weakness – Seeking Alpha” published on June 15, 2018 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “Detailed Research: Economic Perspectives on Waddell & Reed Financial, Kennametal, Automatic Data Processing, Trustmark, Eagle Bulk Shipping, and GlycoMimetics — What Drives Growth in Today’s Competitive Landscape – Nasdaq” with publication date: February 11, 2019.

Since August 31, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 24 insider sales for $43.62 million activity. Another trade for 1,314 shares valued at $176,063 was made by Perrotti Thomas J on Tuesday, January 22. Rodriguez Carlos A sold $3.26M worth of stock or 24,791 shares. 9,100 Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP) shares with value of $1.37M were sold by Eberhard Michael C. Another trade for 1,140 shares valued at $166,189 was made by McGuire Don on Thursday, September 6. Another trade for 4,389 shares valued at $566,161 was made by Albinson Brock on Wednesday, January 2. Black Maria had sold 1,614 shares worth $236,629 on Friday, February 8.

Smith Asset Management Group Lp, which manages about $2.91 billion and $3.52B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Emcor Group Inc (NYSE:EME) by 6,560 shares to 29,625 shares, valued at $2.23 million in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in J2 Global Inc (NASDAQ:JCOM) by 27,820 shares in the quarter, for a total of 28,208 shares, and has risen its stake in Progressive Corp (NYSE:PGR).

Among 48 analysts covering Netapp Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP), 21 have Buy rating, 8 Sell and 19 Hold. Therefore 44% are positive. Netapp Inc. had 188 analyst reports since August 17, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley on Thursday, August 17 with “Underweight”. As per Thursday, March 8, the company rating was maintained by William Blair. The stock of NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) earned “Hold” rating by Lake Street on Monday, December 28. The rating was upgraded by William Blair on Tuesday, April 17 to “Buy”. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Monday, August 24 by Zacks. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Wednesday, August 16 by BMO Capital Markets. The rating was maintained by UBS on Friday, April 6 with “Buy”. The rating was maintained by Citigroup on Thursday, August 17 with “Neutral”. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, November 15 by Maxim Group. On Wednesday, December 7 the stock rating was downgraded by Credit Suisse to “Underperform”.

Since August 16, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 11 insider sales for $11.04 million activity. REICH JOEL D also sold $621,443 worth of NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) on Friday, August 31. On Tuesday, November 20 Kurian George sold $666,550 worth of NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) or 10,000 shares.

More notable recent NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “NetApp, Inc. (NTAP) CEO George Kurian on Q3 2019 Results – Earnings Call Transcript – Seeking Alpha” on February 14, 2019, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “NetApp Is Cheap, But Can It Sustain Growth? – Seeking Alpha” published on December 19, 2018, Nasdaq.com published: “NetApp (NTAP) Beats Q3 Earnings Estimates – Nasdaq” on February 13, 2019. More interesting news about NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “Why NetApp (NTAP) Could Beat Earnings Estimates Again – Nasdaq” published on January 18, 2019 as well as Businesswire.com‘s news article titled: “NetApp Reports Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2019 Results – Business Wire” with publication date: February 13, 2019.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.05 in Q3 2018. Its down 0.07, from 1.12 in 2018Q2. It fall, as 20 investors sold NTAP shares while 193 reduced holdings. 77 funds opened positions while 147 raised stakes. 227.19 million shares or 3.60% less from 235.68 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Gulf International National Bank (Uk) holds 0.09% or 90,281 shares in its portfolio. Nj State Employees Deferred Compensation Plan holds 5,000 shares. Cwm Lc has invested 0% in NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP). Smith Asset Management Group Limited Partnership, a Texas-based fund reported 1.04 million shares. Toronto Dominion Commercial Bank has 169,445 shares. Kepos Capital LP has invested 0.14% of its portfolio in NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP). Thomas White Ltd owns 11,250 shares for 0.16% of their portfolio. Tarbox Family Office stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP). Highland Cap Ltd, a Tennessee-based fund reported 15,473 shares. Kistler invested 0% in NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP). 6,228 were reported by Gam Holding Ag. Guardian LP reported 0.01% of its portfolio in NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP). Illinois-based First Advisors Limited Partnership has invested 0.35% in NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP). D E Shaw And Incorporated holds 0.15% in NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) or 1.44M shares. First Interstate State Bank reported 0.02% stake.

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