Cisco Sys (CSCO) Market Valuation Declined While Charles Schwab Investment Advisory Lowered by $2.79 Million Its Position; Microsoft (MSFT) Valuation Declined While Community Bank Has Raised by $349,524 Its Stake

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Charles Schwab Investment Advisory Inc decreased its stake in Cisco Sys Inc (CSCO) by 0.9% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Charles Schwab Investment Advisory Inc sold 58,198 shares as the company’s stock declined 0.45% with the market. The institutional investor held 6.44M shares of the technology company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $313.50 million, down from 6.50 million at the end of the previous reported quarter. Charles Schwab Investment Advisory Inc who had been investing in Cisco Sys Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $213.56 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.81% or $0.39 during the last trading session, reaching $47.5. About 11,629 shares traded. Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) has risen 25.29% since February 14, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 25.29% the S&P500. Some Historical CSCO News: 26/04/2018 – Learn to Secure Network Equipment against Attacks and Malware at May 16 TCG Webcast with Cisco Systems, Inc., Huawei and; 13/04/2018 – FACTBOX-Russia’s list of U.S. imports that could be banned; 16/03/2018 – FEYE: FireEye in focus as Cisco, Symantec watch turnaround [MORE; 16/03/2018 – Verizon Completes Successful Test of Cisco’s Hybrid Information-Centric Networking in its Network; 17/05/2018 – Cisco CEO Says Overall Strategy Is Working (Video); 09/04/2018 – Cisco Continues To Evolve Its Routing Portfolio for Mass-Scale Networking to Meet Carriers’ Needs; 30/03/2018 – Cisco Receives 2018 AT&T Supplier Award; 14/05/2018 – Tech Today: Tariff Tweet Turn, Broadcom’s Way Forward, Cisco’s Turnaround — Barron’s Blog; 12/04/2018 – Cisco and ISARA Collaborate on a Proof of Concept of the World’s First Digital Certificate Compatible with Both Classic and; 30/05/2018 – FTC: 20181274: Permira VI L.P. 1; Cisco Systems, Inc

Community Bank increased its stake in Microsoft Corp (MSFT) by 4.56% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Community Bank bought 3,066 shares as the company’s stock declined 1.64% with the market. The institutional investor held 70,340 shares of the prepackaged software company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $8.05M, up from 67,274 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Community Bank who had been investing in Microsoft Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $819.47B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.07% or $0.08 during the last trading session, reaching $106.81. About 400 shares traded. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has risen 30.43% since February 14, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 30.43% the S&P500. Some Historical MSFT News: 19/03/2018 – BlackBerry climbs on Microsoft partnership; 17/04/2018 – MICROSOFT CORP: 34 COS. STAND UP FOR CYBERSECURITY WITH A TECH; 04/05/2018 – ABCOMRENTS And Microsoft Announce Co-Marketing Initiative For HoloLens Rental Program; 16/05/2018 – Hedges & Company Releases Annual Online Auto Parts Forecast: Online Sales to Break $10B in 2018; 16/04/2018 – Microsoft’s latest use of Linux comes weeks after a leader of the Windows division lost a seat on the company’s senior leadership team; 26/04/2018 – MICROSOFT EXPECTS 4Q CLOUD GROSS MARGIN FLAT COMPARED TO 3Q; 29/03/2018 – Ex-Microsoft manager lands Responsible Cobalt Initiative role; 08/05/2018 – Microsoft’s Quiet Path to Surprising Growth — Heard on the Street; 14/05/2018 – Insight Illustrates the Power of Microsoft’s New Azure Sphere Solution; 19/04/2018 – PCL Construction and Microsoft are Building Smart

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. Willow Creek Wealth Mngmt Inc holds 0.34% or 5,288 shares in its portfolio. Mountain Pacific Inv Advisers Id reported 0.11% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Moreover, Fiera Capital has 0.38% invested in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) for 825,863 shares. Syntal Ltd Liability stated it has 30,521 shares. Gamble Jones Investment Counsel, California-based fund reported 331,396 shares. Wilbanks Smith And Thomas Asset Mngmt Limited Liability accumulated 127,031 shares. Bamco New York invested in 0.11% or 232,071 shares. Stelliam Investment Mngmt Lp has invested 1.8% of its portfolio in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Aspen Inv accumulated 27,133 shares. Guardian Life Ins Communication Of America invested in 0.4% or 21,679 shares. Orleans Cap Corp La stated it has 2.66% of its portfolio in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Meiji Yasuda Life Ins holds 196,767 shares. Ftb Advsr holds 1.1% or 31,200 shares in its portfolio. Bloom Tree Prns Ltd Llc has invested 5.94% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Morgan Dempsey Cap owns 0.04% invested in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) for 795 shares.

Among 38 analysts covering Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT), 34 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 89% are positive. Microsoft Corporation had 217 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) earned “Buy” rating by Canaccord Genuity on Friday, October 27. Piper Jaffray maintained it with “Overweight” rating and $64.0 target in Tuesday, November 10 report. As per Wednesday, February 14, the company rating was maintained by Tigress Financial. The stock of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) earned “Outperform” rating by BMO Capital Markets on Friday, January 27. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, April 24 by Credit Suisse. Bank of America upgraded the stock to “Neutral” rating in Thursday, October 1 report. The stock has “Buy” rating by UBS on Friday, December 8. Goldman Sachs maintained the shares of MSFT in report on Tuesday, July 18 with “Buy” rating. The rating was upgraded by Vetr to “Strong-Buy” on Wednesday, September 2. The firm has “Buy” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Monday, May 29.

Since August 31, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 11 sales for $82.43 million activity. BROD FRANK H also sold $214,363 worth of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) on Monday, November 5. The insider Hood Amy sold 118,000 shares worth $13.09 million. $4.45 million worth of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) shares were sold by Hogan Kathleen T. Shares for $28.35M were sold by Nadella Satya.

Community Bank, which manages about $509.17 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Pimco 0 (HYS) by 20,000 shares to 80 shares, valued at $8,000 in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Jpmorgan Diversified Return Us Eq Etf by 25,845 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 99,855 shares, and cut its stake in Ishares Core S&P 500 Etf (IVV).

More notable recent Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) news were published by: Investorplace.com which released: “5 Top Stock Trades for Friday: MSFT, FB, PYPL, V – Investorplace.com” on January 31, 2019, also Fool.com with their article: “Microsoft Earnings: Mark Your Calendar – Motley Fool” published on January 17, 2019, Seekingalpha.com published: “Microsoft acquires open-source software company – Seeking Alpha” on January 24, 2019. More interesting news about Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “Seattle Housing Crisis: Microsoft Commits $500 Million to Build Affordable Housing – Nasdaq” published on January 17, 2019 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Microsoft: Q2 2019 – Solid Results – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: February 05, 2019.

Charles Schwab Investment Advisory Inc, which manages about $19.06B and $57.79 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Schwab Strategic Tr (FNDF) by 419,924 shares to 75.93M shares, valued at $2.27 billion in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in At&T Inc (NYSE:T) by 146,125 shares in the quarter, for a total of 10.16 million shares, and has risen its stake in Vanguard Intl Equity Index F (VSS).

Among 39 analysts covering Cisco Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO), 27 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 69% are positive. Cisco Systems Inc. had 184 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Friday, November 17 the stock rating was maintained by Argus Research with “Buy”. Citigroup initiated Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) rating on Tuesday, October 6. Citigroup has “Buy” rating and $30 target. The stock of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, November 29 by Robert W. Baird. The rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Thursday, November 16 with “Overweight”. The stock of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) has “Overweight” rating given on Thursday, November 15 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. UBS maintained it with “Buy” rating and $29 target in Thursday, February 11 report. The rating was upgraded by Macquarie Research to “Neutral” on Monday, February 8. On Tuesday, October 24 the stock rating was maintained by Needham with “Hold”. The company was maintained on Thursday, March 22 by BMO Capital Markets. The stock of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) earned “Overweight” rating by Piperjaffray on Thursday, August 18.

More notable recent Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “Cisco Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend – Nasdaq” on December 05, 2018, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “Technology Sector Update for 02/05/2019: GLUU, ALLT, STX, MSFT, AAPL, IBM, CSCO, GOOG – Nasdaq” published on February 05, 2019, Nasdaq.com published: “Here’s Why You Should Retain Cisco (CSCO) In Your Portfolio – Nasdaq” on June 01, 2018. More interesting news about Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “3 Blue Chip Tech Stocks to Buy Now – Nasdaq” published on January 30, 2019 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Cisco’s AppDynamics expands monitoring vision, adds new capabilities – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: January 23, 2019.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.85 in 2018 Q3. Its up 0.01, from 0.84 in 2018Q2. It increased, as 53 investors sold CSCO shares while 728 reduced holdings. 139 funds opened positions while 525 raised stakes. 3.15 billion shares or 3.12% less from 3.26 billion shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Altrinsic Glob Lc invested in 0.06% or 25,660 shares. Massachusetts Fincl Services Co Ma holds 22.17M shares or 0.44% of its portfolio. Juncture Wealth Strategies Limited has 0.5% invested in Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO). Hendershot Invests has 73,546 shares for 1.27% of their portfolio. Somerset invested 2.88% in Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO). Lincoln Cap Limited Liability Company, a Nebraska-based fund reported 4,526 shares. Adage Capital Grp Limited Liability Com owns 6.49 million shares or 0.7% of their US portfolio. Clarkston Partners Ltd Liability invested 1.48% in Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO). Liberty Mutual Grp Asset Management has invested 0.19% of its portfolio in Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO). Cls Investments holds 0% or 1,385 shares in its portfolio. Mogy Joel R Investment Counsel Inc holds 3.44% or 526,896 shares. Hillsdale Inv Management owns 11,660 shares or 0.07% of their US portfolio. White Pine Cap Ltd Liability Corporation, Minnesota-based fund reported 35,150 shares. Wesbanco Bank & Trust has 323,292 shares. Boston Ptnrs holds 34.42M shares.

Since September 11, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 10 selling transactions for $27.62 million activity. Robbins Charles also sold $10.28M worth of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) shares. Another trade for 70,000 shares valued at $3.30M was sold by Kramer Kelly A.. Shares for $3.00 million were sold by Goeckeler David on Tuesday, September 18. The insider BURNS M MICHELE sold $209,025. CHANDLER MARK D also sold $196,324 worth of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) shares. WEST STEVEN M sold $1.20M worth of stock or 25,000 shares.

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