As Mcdonalds (MCD) Valuation Rose, Shareholder First National Bank Of Omaha Boosted Position; Leavell Investment Management Continues to Hold Holding in Servisfirst Bancshares Com (SFBS)

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First National Bank Of Omaha increased its stake in Mcdonalds Corp (MCD) by 3240.52% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. First National Bank Of Omaha bought 55,899 shares as the company’s stock rose 11.86% while stock markets declined. The institutional investor held 57,624 shares of the restaurants company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $9.64M, up from 1,725 at the end of the previous reported quarter. First National Bank Of Omaha who had been investing in Mcdonalds Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $140.59 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.45% or $0.82 during the last trading session, reaching $182.37. About 2.35 million shares traded. McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) has risen 6.79% since January 12, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 6.79% the S&P500. Some Historical MCD News: 16/03/2018 – McDonald’s Closes Above 200-Day Moving Average: Technicals; 11/04/2018 – GLORY to Feature Cash Automation Solutions at McDonald’s Worldwide Conference; 19/03/2018 – Deadline is Today in McDonald’s Labor Case That Could Affect Millions; 18/04/2018 – McDonald’s Problems in India Grow With Tax Beef; 24/05/2018 – MCD CONCLUDES ANNUAL MEETING; 08/03/2018 – McDonald’s is turning its golden arches upside down to make a statement:; 30/04/2018 – MCDONALD’S SEES FULL YR G&A DECREASING BY ABOUT 1%; 08/03/2018 – DataSource Announces Neil Golden, Former Chief Marketing Officer for McDonald’s USA, as New Board Member; 12/03/2018 – The decision to bring fresh beef to the majority of McDonald’s domestic locations was a costly one; 30/04/2018 – McDonald’s to Contribute Capital Toward About 250 Restaurant Openings

Leavell Investment Management Inc increased its stake in Servisfirst Bancshares Com (SFBS) by 21.27% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Leavell Investment Management Inc bought 15,372 shares as the company’s stock declined 17.43% with the market. The institutional investor held 87,630 shares of the finance company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $3.44M, up from 72,258 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Leavell Investment Management Inc who had been investing in Servisfirst Bancshares Com for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $1.78 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.63% or $0.21 during the last trading session, reaching $33.37. About 95,786 shares traded. ServisFirst Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:SFBS) has declined 14.31% since January 12, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 14.31% the S&P500. Some Historical SFBS News: 16/03/2018 ServisFirst Bank Atlanta Announces Regional Banking Changes

Among 38 analysts covering McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD), 30 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 79% are positive. McDonald’s Corporation had 167 analyst reports since September 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Outperform” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Friday, October 13. The firm has “Equal-Weight” rating by Stephens given on Monday, April 16. Cowen & Co maintained the shares of MCD in report on Monday, April 25 with “Market Perform” rating. BTIG Research maintained McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) on Tuesday, January 2 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, January 16 by Barclays Capital. Credit Suisse maintained the shares of MCD in report on Wednesday, November 11 with “Outperform” rating. Piper Jaffray maintained it with “Buy” rating and $170.0 target in Wednesday, October 11 report. As per Monday, June 27, the company rating was maintained by Credit Suisse. Barclays Capital maintained the stock with “Overweight” rating in Wednesday, November 11 report. The firm has “Market Perform” rating by Bernstein given on Thursday, May 26.

First National Bank Of Omaha, which manages about $496.83 million and $1.78 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Ishares Tr (AGG) by 12,973 shares to 14,224 shares, valued at $1.50M in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Walmart Inc (NYSE:WMT) by 3,850 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 2,350 shares, and cut its stake in Ishares Tr (IWF).

Since October 24, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 4 sales for $39.40 million activity. Another trade for 15,136 shares valued at $2.67 million was made by DeBiase Francesca A. on Wednesday, October 24. Borden Ian Frederick also sold $849,666 worth of McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) on Thursday, October 25. 3,192 McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) shares with value of $562,335 were sold by Krulewitch Jerome N.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.83 in 2018 Q3. Its down 0.16, from 0.99 in 2018Q2. It is negative, as 64 investors sold MCD shares while 569 reduced holdings. 109 funds opened positions while 414 raised stakes. 494.95 million shares or 3.25% less from 511.55 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Davis R M holds 18,193 shares. 7,004 are owned by Vident Invest Advisory Ltd Limited Liability Company. Partnervest Advisory Svcs Ltd Llc stated it has 0.09% of its portfolio in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD). Grimes And invested in 0.19% or 13,930 shares. 8,310 are held by St Johns Invest Limited Liability Corporation. Deroy & Devereaux Private Invest Counsel holds 1,270 shares or 0.02% of its portfolio. Northern Tru owns 11.36 million shares. Payden And Rygel reported 158,600 shares or 2.02% of all its holdings. Thompson Investment owns 0.04% invested in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) for 1,263 shares. Opus Capital Grp Inc Ltd Liability Corp stated it has 0.21% in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD). Royal London Asset Mgmt invested 0% of its portfolio in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD). Edgestream Partners Lp holds 0.55% or 19,469 shares. Raymond James & Associate has invested 0.28% of its portfolio in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD). Horan Capital stated it has 0.02% of its portfolio in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD). 23,103 are held by Coldstream Mgmt.

More notable recent McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) news were published by: Fool.com which released: “Why Arcos Dorados Stock Fell 24% in 2018 – Motley Fool” on January 09, 2019, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “McDonald’s rethinking breakfast again – WSJ – Seeking Alpha” published on December 27, 2018, Benzinga.com published: “McDonald’s (NYSE:MCD), Restaurant Brands (NYSE:QSR), Chipotle (NYSE:CMG) Are Morgan Stanley’s Top Restaurant Picks In Challenging Year For Sector – Benzinga” on January 11, 2019. More interesting news about McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) were released by: Investorplace.com and their article: “7 ‘Strong Buy’ Defensive Stocks For 2019 – Investorplace.com” published on December 31, 2018 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “McDonald’s: Earnings Growth To Drive The Dividend Going Forward – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: December 17, 2018.

Among 4 analysts covering ServisFirst Bancshares (NASDAQ:SFBS), 0 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 0 are positive. ServisFirst Bancshares had 13 analyst reports since August 25, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of ServisFirst Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:SFBS) has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, July 19 by Stephens. As per Friday, November 18, the company rating was downgraded by Hovde Group. The company was downgraded on Thursday, October 1 by Sandler O’Neill. The firm has “Outperform” rating by Raymond James given on Tuesday, August 25. Hovde Group maintained ServisFirst Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:SFBS) rating on Tuesday, January 23. Hovde Group has “Hold” rating and $44.0 target. On Tuesday, October 18 the stock rating was downgraded by Raymond James to “Market Perform”. The firm earned “Underperform” rating on Tuesday, January 31 by Hovde Group. The firm has “Market Perform” rating given on Tuesday, October 13 by Hovde Group. The rating was downgraded by Raymond James on Monday, October 5 to “Outperform”. As per Tuesday, January 23, the company rating was maintained by Sandler O’Neill.

More notable recent ServisFirst Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:SFBS) news were published by: Globenewswire.com which released: “ServisFirst Bancshares, Inc. Increases Quarterly Cash Dividend by 36% – GlobeNewswire” on December 17, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “ServisFirst Bancshares, Inc (SFBS) CEO Tom Broughton on Q2 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript – Seeking Alpha” published on July 19, 2018, Bizjournals.com published: “Birmingham bank adds Huntsville leader to board – Birmingham Business Journal” on October 16, 2018. More interesting news about ServisFirst Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:SFBS) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “ServisFirst Bancshares, Inc. to Announce Fourth Quarter 2018 Financial Results January 22nd – Nasdaq” published on December 28, 2018 as well as Globenewswire.com‘s news article titled: “ServisFirst Bancshares, Inc. Declares Third Quarter Cash Dividend – GlobeNewswire” with publication date: September 17, 2018.

Leavell Investment Management Inc, which manages about $1.33B and $929.12M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE:VMC) by 5,200 shares to 69,359 shares, valued at $7.71M in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Philip Morris Intl Inc (NYSE:PM) by 7,128 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 16,389 shares, and cut its stake in Scana Corporation New (NYSE:SCG).

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