Roumell Asset Management Increases Stake in Hc2 Hldgs (HCHC); Westend Advisors Boosted At&T (T) Position by $1.29 Billion

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Roumell Asset Management Llc increased its stake in Hc2 Hldgs Inc (HCHC) by 38.76% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Roumell Asset Management Llc bought 114,430 shares as the company’s stock declined 50.08% with the market. The hedge fund held 409,685 shares of the public utilities company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $2.51M, up from 295,255 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Roumell Asset Management Llc who had been investing in Hc2 Hldgs Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $148.65 million market cap company. The stock increased 0.61% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $3.32. About 91,389 shares traded. HC2 Holdings, Inc. (NYSEMKT:HCHC) has declined 43.55% since February 14, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 43.55% the S&P500. Some Historical HCHC News: 03/05/2018 – HC2 HOLDINGS INC – PRIVATE OFFERING OF $105 MLN OF ITS 11.000% SENIOR SECURED NOTES DUE 2019; 14/03/2018 – HC2 HOLDINGS INC – QTRLY SHR LOSS $0.21; 23/04/2018 – ENTRAVISION COMMUNICATIONS – STARTING APRIL 23, KMCC-TV WILL AIR ALL CURRENT AZTECA AMERICA PROGRAMMING, SERVICING LAS VEGAS NEVADA; 03/05/2018 – HC2 HOLDINGS INC – PRICING OF $110 MLN OF 11.000% SENIOR SECURED NOTES DUE 2019; 10/05/2018 – HC2 Holdings 1Q Loss $35M; 23/04/2018 – ENTRAVISION COMMUNICATIONS CORP – ANNOUNCES AFFILIATION PARTNERSHIP FOR ENTRAVISION’S KMCC-TV WITH AZTECA AMERICA; 10/05/2018 – HC2 Holdings 1Q Loss/Shr 81c; 10/05/2018 – HC2 Holdings 1Q Rev $453.7M; 24/04/2018 – HC2 Holdings Sets First Quarter 2018 Earnings Release Date and Webcast; 09/05/2018 – HC2 Holdings: Paul K. Voigt Steps Down as Senior Managing Director of Investments

Westend Advisors Llc increased its stake in At&T Inc. (T) by 3.48% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Westend Advisors Llc bought 38,484 shares as the company’s stock declined 7.66% with the market. The institutional investor held 1.14 million shares of the telecommunications equipment company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $38.40 billion, up from 1.10 million at the end of the previous reported quarter. Westend Advisors Llc who had been investing in At&T Inc. for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $217.30 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.10% or $0.03 during the last trading session, reaching $29.84. About 30.04 million shares traded. AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) has declined 17.31% since February 14, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 17.31% the S&P500. Some Historical T News: 09/05/2018 – Novartis and AT&T Spoke to Mueller’s Office About Payments to Michael Cohen; 15/05/2018 – AT&T Expects Mexico Operations to Be Profitable by End of 2018; 06/03/2018 – AT&T Sees FY18 Adj EPS Growth in Low Single Digits, Outlines Capital Plans; 30/03/2018 – AT&T-Time Warner Trial’s Early Focus: Are Turner Channels Must-Haves?; 13/03/2018 – JUDGE DENIES U.S. MOVE TO EXCLUDE AT&T ARBITRATION OFFER; 18/04/2018 – AT&T Cites Current Market Conditions; 08/05/2018 – AT&T, U.S. Take Last Shots Over Time Warner as Judge Weighs Deal; 06/03/2018 – AT&T: Capital Plans Include $1 Billion in Incremental Investment Due to Tax Reform; 09/05/2018 – Brian Schwartz: AT&T payments to Trump lawyer more than reported; 24/05/2018 – AT&T Shape Event: Converse with Cognitive Code’s SILVIA – The Most Secure and Easy-to-Implement Conversational Artificial Inte

More notable recent AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) news were published by: Fool.com which released: “Is AT&T a Buy After Its Fourth-Quarter 2018 Report? – Motley Fool” on February 11, 2019, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Twilio: Growth Isn’t Everything Anymore – Seeking Alpha” published on February 13, 2019, Seekingalpha.com published: “AT&T: Don’t Panic Ahead Of Earnings – Seeking Alpha” on January 28, 2019. More interesting news about AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) were released by: Fool.com and their article: “Snap Won’t Grow Till It Does This 1 Thing – Motley Fool” published on February 14, 2019 as well as Investorplace.com‘s news article titled: “5 Entertainment Stocks That Can Weather a Market Storm – Investorplace.com” with publication date: February 13, 2019.

Among 37 analysts covering AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T), 17 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 18 Hold. Therefore 46% are positive. AT&T Inc. had 101 analyst reports since July 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Friday, February 2, the company rating was maintained by Bank of America. The firm has “Outperform” rating by Raymond James given on Thursday, April 26. The stock of AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) earned “Buy” rating by Citigroup on Wednesday, September 2. The stock has “Buy” rating by Citigroup on Tuesday, December 11. The stock has “Buy” rating by Robert W. Baird on Wednesday, September 20. The rating was upgraded by Tigress Financial to “Buy” on Monday, October 22. On Friday, March 23 the stock rating was maintained by Wells Fargo with “Outperform”. The rating was maintained by Citigroup on Monday, March 14 with “Buy”. FBR Capital maintained AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) rating on Friday, July 24. FBR Capital has “Mkt Perform” rating and $38 target. The stock of AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) earned “Buy” rating by Citigroup on Tuesday, July 19.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1 in Q3 2018. Its down 1.31, from 2.31 in 2018Q2. It is negative, as 97 investors sold T shares while 673 reduced holdings. 133 funds opened positions while 634 raised stakes. 3.52 billion shares or 3.17% less from 3.64 billion shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Moreover, Jump Trading Lc has 0.03% invested in AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T). Cim Lc holds 0.09% of its portfolio in AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) for 6,965 shares. Northstar Asset Mngmt Limited Liability Corporation holds 0.6% or 46,112 shares. Morgan Dempsey Cap Limited Liability Co holds 142,628 shares or 1.85% of its portfolio. Laurion LP accumulated 13,906 shares. Baystate Wealth Llc invested 0.04% in AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T). First Retail Bank Of Mount Dora Tru owns 0.52% invested in AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) for 35,911 shares. Artemis Inv Management Llp stated it has 0.15% in AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T). Trexquant Invest Limited Partnership has 0.32% invested in AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) for 128,620 shares. Raymond James invested in 3.58 million shares or 0.54% of the stock. Menora Mivtachim Hldg Ltd owns 973,070 shares. Maryland Mngmt owns 227,710 shares. Insight 2811 reported 0.77% of its portfolio in AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T). Parametric Port Assocs Limited Liability Corporation accumulated 0.6% or 20.28 million shares. Ssi Inv Mngmt reported 17,069 shares stake.

Westend Advisors Llc, which manages about $1045.24 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Paypal Holdings Inc. by 9,845 shares to 445,056 shares, valued at $39.09B in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Health Care Select Sector Spdr Fund (XLV) by 25,137 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 349,426 shares, and cut its stake in Unitedhealth Group Inc. (NYSE:UNH).

Roumell Asset Management Llc, which manages about $293.14M and $54.50 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Rubicon Proj Inc (NYSE:RUBI) by 474,210 shares to 1.84M shares, valued at $6.62 million in 2018Q3, according to the filing.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.54 in 2018 Q3. Its up 0.21, from 1.33 in 2018Q2. It increased, as 9 investors sold HCHC shares while 15 reduced holdings. 11 funds opened positions while 26 raised stakes. 22.72 million shares or 0.31% less from 22.79 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. 2.27M are held by Blackrock. Royal Retail Bank Of Canada has invested 0% of its portfolio in HC2 Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HCHC). Parametric Port Assoc Limited Liability, a Washington-based fund reported 102,267 shares. Tiaa Cref Investment Lc holds 0% of its portfolio in HC2 Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HCHC) for 80,494 shares. Illinois-based Gru One Trading Ltd Partnership has invested 0% in HC2 Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HCHC). Amer Intll has 0% invested in HC2 Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HCHC). Tower Rech Capital Limited Com (Trc) holds 0% or 1,744 shares. Caprock Gru reported 170,000 shares. National Bank Of New York Mellon accumulated 147,350 shares. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement Systems reported 22,898 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Jpmorgan Chase And Co reported 1.49M shares. Manufacturers Life The accumulated 1.06M shares. Citadel Limited Liability Company reported 29,640 shares stake. State Street Corporation invested in 0% or 630,412 shares. First Republic Invest Mgmt owns 0% invested in HC2 Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HCHC) for 12,100 shares.

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