Evanston Investments Dba Evanston Advisors Upped Its Ebay (EBAY) Position by $614,658 as Stock Price Declined; First National Bank Of Omaha Has Lifted Position in Eaton Plc (ETN) by $402,308

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First National Bank Of Omaha increased its stake in Eaton Corp Plc (ETN) by 5.34% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. First National Bank Of Omaha bought 4,678 shares as the company’s stock declined 16.33% with the market. The institutional investor held 92,300 shares of the technology company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $8.01 million, up from 87,622 at the end of the previous reported quarter. First National Bank Of Omaha who had been investing in Eaton Corp Plc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $30.33 billion market cap company. The stock increased 1.33% or $0.92 during the last trading session, reaching $69.98. About 827,701 shares traded. Eaton Corporation plc (NYSE:ETN) has declined 7.68% since January 10, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 7.68% the S&P500. Some Historical ETN News: 22/05/2018 – Paramount Appoints David Eaton as Senior Vice President, Leasing in San Francisco; 10/04/2018 – Eaton Partners Serves As Placement Agent For Copenhagen Infrastructure lll; 16/05/2018 – FORD MOTOR TO GIVE UPDATE ON MAY 2 FIRE AT EATON RAPIDS PLANT; 01/05/2018 – Eaton Corp. 1Q EPS $1.10; 24/04/2018 – Eaton Declares Quarterly Dividend Payable May 18, 2018; 29/03/2018 – Catalyst Pharmaceuticals Announces Submission of New Drug Application for Firdapse(R) for Treatment of Lambert-Eaton Myasthenic Syndrome; 10/04/2018 – EATON CORPORATION PLC ETN.N : GOLDMAN SACHS RAISES RATING TO BUY; 01/05/2018 – EATON CORP 1Q ADJ OPER EPS $1.10; 01/05/2018 – EATON CORP SEES 2Q OPER EPS $1.25 TO $1.35, EST. $1.30; 16/05/2018 – Ford Motor: Supply Issue as a Result of a May 2 Fire at Eaton Rapids, Mich., Factory

Evanston Investments Inc Dba Evanston Advisors increased its stake in Ebay Inc. (EBAY) by 8.5% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Evanston Investments Inc Dba Evanston Advisors bought 18,626 shares as the company’s stock declined 14.03% with the market. The institutional investor held 237,811 shares of the business services company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $7.85M, up from 219,185 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Evanston Investments Inc Dba Evanston Advisors who had been investing in Ebay Inc. for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $29.35 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.63% or $0.19 during the last trading session, reaching $30.48. About 2.53 million shares traded. eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) has declined 21.36% since January 10, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 21.36% the S&P500. Some Historical EBAY News: 09/05/2018 – EBAY SEES GROSS PROCEEDS FROM FLIPKART DEAL ABOUT $1.1B; 25/04/2018 – eBay Sees FY Cont Ops EPS $1.65-EPS $1.75; 09/05/2018 – EBAY TO SELL HOLDINGS IN FLIPKART; 25/04/2018 – EBay: Giosis’ Japan Business Deal Expected to Close in 2Q; 25/04/2018 – EBay: Grew Active Buyers by 4% Across Its Platforms, for a Total of 171 M Global Active Buyers; 25/04/2018 – eBay 1Q Operating Margin 22.5%; 24/04/2018 – FDA: EBay’s Removed JUUL Product Listings, Voluntarily Implemented Measures to Prevent New Listings; 05/04/2018 – EBAY’S STUBHUB: SINGH CASSIDY SUCCEEDS SCOTT CUTLER; 09/04/2018 – StarMakerFX Partners with eBay for Charity and Autism Speaks; 01/05/2018 – OfferUp went head to head with Craiglist to build a following. Now it’s going after eBay to build a business

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.07 in 2018 Q3. Its down 0.13, from 1.2 in 2018Q2. It dropped, as 39 investors sold ETN shares while 286 reduced holdings. 109 funds opened positions while 239 raised stakes. 323.43 million shares or 0.99% less from 326.66 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Glenmede Trust Na stated it has 695,828 shares. M&R Mngmt Inc accumulated 3,060 shares. Fil Limited holds 8,318 shares. Security National Trust reported 0.03% of its portfolio in Eaton Corporation plc (NYSE:ETN). 68 were reported by Csat Advisory Lp. Ronna Sue Cohen holds 1.58% or 28,585 shares. Dt Investment Prtnrs Lc accumulated 0.61% or 49,350 shares. Boys Arnold And Co owns 0.04% invested in Eaton Corporation plc (NYSE:ETN) for 3,500 shares. Millennium Mgmt Limited Com holds 0.13% or 1.24 million shares in its portfolio. Institute For Wealth Mngmt holds 0.3% or 10,183 shares in its portfolio. Boston Ltd Liability Co reported 22,194 shares. North Star reported 500 shares. Ibm Retirement Fund owns 0.14% invested in Eaton Corporation plc (NYSE:ETN) for 7,159 shares. Cypress Cap Group accumulated 3,410 shares or 0.06% of the stock. Twin Mgmt accumulated 0.48% or 119,300 shares.

First National Bank Of Omaha, which manages about $496.83 million and $1.78 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Costco Whsl Corp New (NASDAQ:COST) by 15,272 shares to 67,623 shares, valued at $15.04M in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Microsoft Corp (NASDAQ:MSFT) by 50,200 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 474,045 shares, and cut its stake in Nextera Energy Inc (NYSE:NEE).

Among 34 analysts covering Eaton Corporation (NYSE:ETN), 18 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 13 Hold. Therefore 53% are positive. Eaton Corporation has $102.0 highest and $51 lowest target. $77.83’s average target is 11.22% above currents $69.98 stock price. Eaton Corporation had 110 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Eaton Corporation plc (NYSE:ETN) has “Outperform” rating given on Monday, May 7 by Evercore. The firm has “Neutral” rating by Bank of America given on Thursday, July 14. Goldman Sachs upgraded the shares of ETN in report on Tuesday, April 10 to “Buy” rating. Atlantic Securities downgraded the shares of ETN in report on Friday, August 14 to “Neutral” rating. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Thursday, May 3 report. On Thursday, August 16 the stock rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with “Buy”. The stock of Eaton Corporation plc (NYSE:ETN) earned “Buy” rating by Longbow on Tuesday, April 4. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Friday, September 21 by UBS. Jefferies maintained Eaton Corporation plc (NYSE:ETN) rating on Thursday, February 1. Jefferies has “Hold” rating and $90.0 target. On Thursday, March 1 the stock rating was upgraded by JP Morgan to “Neutral”.

Another recent and important Eaton Corporation plc (NYSE:ETN) news was published by Benzinga.com which published an article titled: “Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN), Eaton Corporation (NYSE:ETN) – Today’s Pickup: Eaton Clutch Defect Leads To International Truck Recall – Benzinga” on December 11, 2018.

Evanston Investments Inc Dba Evanston Advisors, which manages about $372.58 million and $457.69 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Kroger Co. (NYSE:KR) by 18,570 shares to 313,667 shares, valued at $9.13M in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Sysco Corp. (NYSE:SYY) by 7,328 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 132,961 shares, and cut its stake in Ca Inc. (NASDAQ:CA).

More notable recent eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) news were published by: Fool.com which released: “Amazon’s Latest Behind-the-Scenes Move to Compete With eBay and Walmart – The Motley Fool” on December 21, 2018, also Investorplace.com with their article: “eBay Stock Is Poised to Rebound – Investorplace.com” published on December 27, 2018, Benzinga.com published: “Benzinga’s Top Upgrades, Downgrades For December 12, 2018 – Benzinga” on December 12, 2018. More interesting news about eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “Noteworthy Friday Option Activity: EBAY, SLB, RMTI – Nasdaq” published on December 14, 2018 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “eBay Launches Green Monday Deals to Lure Holiday Buyers – Nasdaq” with publication date: December 11, 2018.

Among 46 analysts covering eBay Inc (NASDAQ:EBAY), 24 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 20 Hold. Therefore 52% are positive. eBay Inc has $69 highest and $22.50 lowest target. $40.42’s average target is 32.61% above currents $30.48 stock price. eBay Inc had 199 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, February 1 by BMO Capital Markets. The rating was downgraded by Barclays Capital on Tuesday, March 29 to “Underweight”. Bank of America maintained eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) rating on Thursday, February 1. Bank of America has “Buy” rating and $52 target. SunTrust maintained it with “Hold” rating and $38.0 target in Wednesday, November 15 report. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, July 13 by Maxim Group. As per Thursday, July 21, the company rating was maintained by Cantor Fitzgerald. As per Thursday, July 23, the company rating was initiated by Morgan Stanley. Jefferies maintained the shares of EBAY in report on Thursday, February 1 with “Hold” rating. The rating was downgraded by Stifel Nicolaus on Friday, October 19 to “Hold”. The stock of eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) earned “Hold” rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Wednesday, October 11.

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