Scholtz & Company Continues to Hold Position in Boeing Co Com (BA); Diageo P L C (DEO) Stock Value Rose While Levin Capital Strategies LP Decreased Its Stake by $1.43 Million

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Levin Capital Strategies Lp decreased its stake in Diageo P L C (DEO) by 8.11% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Levin Capital Strategies Lp sold 10,150 shares as the company’s stock rose 1.17% while stock markets declined. The hedge fund held 115,056 shares of the beverages (production and distribution) company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $16.30 million, down from 125,206 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Levin Capital Strategies Lp who had been investing in Diageo P L C for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $83.47 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 1.31% or $1.84 during the last trading session, reaching $138.38. About 630,165 shares traded or 47.57% up from the average. Diageo plc (NYSE:DEO) has risen 0.09% since January 10, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 0.09% the S&P500. Some Historical DEO News: 27/03/2018 – CORRECTED-Veon’s CEO resigns, chairwoman to take over temporarily, COO named; 21/05/2018 – Diageo Brands Awarded Top Honors for Exceptional Quality and Craftsmanship at 18th Annual San Francisco World Spirits Competiti; 25/05/2018 – FOCUS-Aperitif, anyone? Spirits firms chase cocktail for growth; 15/03/2018 – DIAGEO PLC – ANNOUNCES ACQUISITION OF BELSAZAR GMBH, A PREMIUM APERITIF FROM GERMANY’S BLACK FOREST; 16/05/2018 – Diageo PLC Launches $2 Bln Bonds; 27/03/2018 – CORRECTED-DIAGEO PLC DGE.L SAYS URSULA BURNS WILL BECOME EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN ON AN INTERIM BASIS OF VEON LTD (NOT OF DIAGEO); 16/05/2018 – Diageo Launches Bonds Worth $2 Billion; 27/03/2018 – China liquor maker Moutai posts fastest profit growth in six years; 16/04/2018 – Diageo to spend £150m upgrading Scotch tourist attractions; 30/05/2018 – ♫ Reuters Insider – Drinks companies bank on an unusual cocktail recipe: less alcohol

Scholtz & Company Llc increased its stake in Boeing Co Com (BA) by 203.56% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Scholtz & Company Llc bought 4,580 shares as the company’s stock declined 4.54% with the market. The institutional investor held 6,830 shares of the aerospace company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $2.54 million, up from 2,250 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Scholtz & Company Llc who had been investing in Boeing Co Com for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $195.26B market cap company. The stock increased 0.97% or $3.3 during the last trading session, reaching $343.83. About 4.21 million shares traded. The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) has risen 15.74% since January 10, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 15.74% the S&P500. Some Historical BA News: 23/03/2018 – Boeing loses case against Denmark over fighter jet purchase; 25/04/2018 – BOEING SAYS STRONG GROWTH ACROSS BUSINESSES OFFSET THE ADDITIONAL TANKER COST GROWTH IN THE QUARTER OF $81 MILLION; 30/03/2018 – BOEING BA.N -INVESTMENT VALUE TO REACH $450 MLN IN FACILITIES AND EQUIPMENT INSIDE KINGDOM; 02/05/2018 – BOEING: LOW-EARTH ORBIT TRAVEL TO BE `COMMON’ W/N NEXT DECADE; 09/05/2018 – BOEING MAKING PROGRESS ON TIE-UP TALKS WITH EMBRAER; 13/03/2018 – BOEING BA.N COMMERCIAL DIVISION CEO SAYS STUDYING OPTIONS FOR FURTHER INCREASE IN PRODUCTION OF 737 JET; 18/05/2018 – TorontoStar: #Breaking: A passenger jet believed to be a Boeing 737 has reportedly crashed at Havana’s Jose Marti International; 23/05/2018 – BOEING: ETIHAD AIRWAYS TO OPTIMIZE OPS WITH CREW MANAGEMENT SOL; 23/03/2018 – Boeing set to win wide-body jet order from American; 10/04/2018 – Boeing Reports First-Quarter Deliveries

Since October 29, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 2 sales for $2.35 million activity. 1,640 The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) shares with value of $602,733 were sold by RAMOS JENETTE E.

More notable recent The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “What Is Boeing’s Real Value? – Seeking Alpha” on December 25, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Boeing Ends Year With 1,090 Gross Orders – Seeking Alpha” published on January 09, 2019, Seekingalpha.com published: “Boeing: Undervalued Or Overvalued? – Seeking Alpha” on December 18, 2018. More interesting news about The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Big deal announcements for Boeing – Seeking Alpha” published on December 21, 2018 as well as Fool.com‘s news article titled: “The Boeing-Embraer Deal Is Still on Track After a Wild Week – Motley Fool” with publication date: December 12, 2018.

Investors sentiment increased to 1 in Q3 2018. Its up 0.12, from 0.88 in 2018Q2. It is positive, as 65 investors sold BA shares while 540 reduced holdings. 130 funds opened positions while 476 raised stakes. 347.06 million shares or 1.84% less from 353.55 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Investment House Limited Liability Company invested 0.08% in The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA). Renaissance Invest Group Inc Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 27,520 shares. Texas-based Fincl Advisory Group has invested 0.4% in The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA). Washington Tru Communications reported 116,657 shares or 2.32% of all its holdings. Principal Financial Group Inc Incorporated owns 1.09M shares for 0.36% of their portfolio. Essex Inv Mngmt Limited Liability Corp invested in 0.43% or 9,748 shares. Caprock Group Inc Inc has invested 0.19% in The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA). Ibm Retirement Fund owns 9,670 shares for 0.82% of their portfolio. Trust Of Toledo Na Oh has 0.45% invested in The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) for 4,792 shares. Cadinha And Ltd stated it has 39,933 shares. Lee Danner Bass reported 2,066 shares or 0.08% of all its holdings. Estabrook Capital owns 341 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. 5,906 were reported by At Commercial Bank. Whitnell And owns 0.03% invested in The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) for 233 shares. Kbc Gp Nv reported 50,452 shares or 0.14% of all its holdings.

Among 27 analysts covering Boeing (NYSE:BA), 20 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 74% are positive. Boeing had 126 analyst reports since August 26, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Bank of America upgraded the stock to “Hold” rating in Wednesday, July 19 report. Jefferies maintained The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) rating on Friday, March 24. Jefferies has “Buy” rating and $200 target. The stock of The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) earned “Buy” rating by Tigress Financial on Friday, February 2. The stock of The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) has “Overweight” rating given on Thursday, October 6 by Barclays Capital. On Tuesday, October 24 the stock rating was maintained by Credit Suisse with “Buy”. The stock of The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) has “Hold” rating given on Friday, April 28 by Canaccord Genuity. The company was maintained on Thursday, February 1 by Credit Suisse. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, October 26 by RBC Capital Markets. RBC Capital Markets maintained The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) on Wednesday, January 31 with “Hold” rating. The firm earned “Sector Perform” rating on Friday, February 12 by RBC Capital Markets.

Levin Capital Strategies Lp, which manages about $8.28B and $5.81 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) by 237,323 shares to 1.45M shares, valued at $67.64 million in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in At&T Inc (NYSE:T) by 205,047 shares in the quarter, for a total of 7.69 million shares, and has risen its stake in Tyson Foods Inc (NYSE:TSN).

More notable recent Diageo plc (NYSE:DEO) news were published by: Investorplace.com which released: “Aurora Stock Needs This One Thing Before It’s a Strong Buy – Investorplace.com” on December 14, 2018, also Fool.com with their article: “Diageo’s Chairman Just Spent $1.2 Million on Its Stock. Should You Buy, Too? – The Motley Fool” published on December 26, 2018, Nasdaq.com published: “3 Dividend Stocks Ideal for Retirees – Nasdaq” on January 03, 2019. More interesting news about Diageo plc (NYSE:DEO) were released by: Investorplace.com and their article: “Cronos Stock Should Be a Buy — Just Not Yet – Investorplace.com” published on December 18, 2018 as well as Benzinga.com‘s news article titled: “Macquarie: Diageo (NYSE:DEO) Poised For Higher American Sales, Market Share – Benzinga” with publication date: December 15, 2018.

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