Cognizant Technology Solutio (CTSH) Market Valuation Declined While Grandfield & Dodd Has Upped Holding; Ugi (UGI) Holder Reinhart Partners Decreased Its Stake

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Reinhart Partners Inc decreased its stake in Ugi Corp (UGI) by 23.8% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Reinhart Partners Inc sold 128,724 shares as the company’s stock rose 9.65% while stock markets declined. The institutional investor held 412,228 shares of the natural gas distribution company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $22.87M, down from 540,952 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Reinhart Partners Inc who had been investing in Ugi Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $9.45B market cap company. The stock decreased 1.27% or $0.7 during the last trading session, reaching $54.33. About 702,462 shares traded. UGI Corporation (NYSE:UGI) has risen 18.37% since January 12, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 18.37% the S&P500. Some Historical UGI News: 02/05/2018 – UGI 2Q ADJ EPS $1.69, EST. $1.55; 22/05/2018 – UGI: Deliveries Will Begin in Fall 2018 With Balance of Capacity Available in Fall 2019; 24/04/2018 – UGI Increases Annual Dividend Marking The 134th Year Of Common Dividends And The 31st Consecutive Year Of Annual Dividend Increases; 24/04/2018 – UGI INCREASES ANNUAL DIVIDEND; 22/05/2018 – UGI Energy Services Announces New Marcellus Shale Development Gas Project; 11/04/2018 – Pennsylvania PUC: PUC Reminds UGI Electric Customers of April 13 Registration Deadline to Testify via Phone at Upcoming “Smart; 16/05/2018 – UGI at American Gas Association Financial Forum May 21; 06/03/2018 – UGI Corp Elects Alan N. Harris to Its Bd of Directors; 02/05/2018 – UGI 2Q Net $276M; 24/04/2018 – UGI RAISES QUARTERLY DIVIDEND TO 26C/SHR FROM 25C/SHR

Grandfield & Dodd Llc increased its stake in Cognizant Technology Solutio (CTSH) by 19.11% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Grandfield & Dodd Llc bought 18,135 shares as the company’s stock declined 11.21% with the market. The institutional investor held 113,015 shares of the edp services company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $8.72M, up from 94,880 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Grandfield & Dodd Llc who had been investing in Cognizant Technology Solutio for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $37.59 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.17% or $0.11 during the last trading session, reaching $64.92. About 3.32M shares traded. Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) has declined 6.31% since January 12, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 6.31% the S&P500. Some Historical CTSH News: 07/05/2018 – Cognizant Tech Solutions 1Q Adj EPS $1.06; 07/05/2018 – COGNIZANT CFO – “THIS UPDATED INTERPRETATION OF THE GILTI PROVISION IS ESTIMATED TO HAVE A FULL YEAR EPS IMPACT OF $0.09 PER SHARE” – CONF CALL; 17/05/2018 – Cognizant Recognized as Market Leader in Internet of Things Services by Research and Advisory Firm ISG; 14/05/2018 – IDP Education Partners with Cognizant to Help Students Realise Their International Study and Career Goals; 07/05/2018 – COGNIZANT TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS CORP CTSH.O FY2018 SHR VIEW $4.55, REV VIEW $16.23 BLN — THOMSON REUTERS l/B/E/S; 14/03/2018 – COGNIZANT TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS CORP – WILL FUND ASR PROGRAM ON MARCH 14, 2018 FROM CASH ON HAND AND ITS EXISTING CREDIT FACILITY; 14/03/2018 – COGNIZANT TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS CORP – ASR AGREEMENT IS A CONTINUATION OF ITS PREVIOUSLY ANNOUNCED $3.4 BLN CAPITAL RETURN PLAN; 16/04/2018 – Leading Indian Life Insurers Partner with Cognizant to Develop Industry-Wide Blockchain Solution for Secure Data-Sharing and Im; 14/03/2018 – Glancy Prongay & Murray LLP Commences Investigation on Behalf of Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation Investors (CTSH); 23/05/2018 – Cognizant Presenting at AllianceBernstein Conference May 30

Among 6 analysts covering UGI Corp (NYSE:UGI), 0 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 0 are positive. UGI Corp had 20 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of UGI Corporation (NYSE:UGI) earned “Underweight” rating by Barclays Capital on Friday, October 12. The rating was downgraded by UBS to “Neutral” on Friday, December 14. As per Monday, June 20, the company rating was downgraded by Barclays Capital. The stock of UGI Corporation (NYSE:UGI) earned “Underweight” rating by Barclays Capital on Wednesday, July 11. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Friday, April 29 by Janney Capital. The company was upgraded on Friday, April 20 by UBS. Barclays Capital maintained UGI Corporation (NYSE:UGI) rating on Friday, November 10. Barclays Capital has “Underweight” rating and $47 target. The company was downgraded on Tuesday, June 5 by Bank of America. The stock has “Hold” rating by Jefferies on Thursday, August 31. Janney Capital reinitiated UGI Corporation (NYSE:UGI) on Thursday, May 26 with “Neutral” rating.

Another recent and important UGI Corporation (NYSE:UGI) news was published by Globenewswire.com which published an article titled: “SJI Announces Sale of Retail Gas Assets to UGI – GlobeNewswire” on December 03, 2018.

Reinhart Partners Inc, which manages about $4.85B and $1.11B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in First Ctzns Bancshs Nc Cl A (NASDAQ:FCNCA) by 1,249 shares to 10,927 shares, valued at $4.94M in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Weyerhaeuser Co (NYSE:WY) by 192,618 shares in the quarter, for a total of 974,132 shares, and has risen its stake in Citizens Finl Grp Inc Com (NYSE:CFG).

Since August 20, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 5 insider sales for $7.22 million activity. $4.98 million worth of UGI Corporation (NYSE:UGI) was sold by Walsh John L on Friday, November 16. The insider Hartz Joseph L. sold $999,196. Another trade for 3,000 shares valued at $171,714 was sold by POL ANNE. 9,184 shares valued at $525,600 were sold by Bort M Shawn on Wednesday, November 28.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.42 in Q3 2018. Its up 0.43, from 0.99 in 2018Q2. It increased, as 22 investors sold UGI shares while 103 reduced holdings. 60 funds opened positions while 118 raised stakes. 132.46 million shares or 0.34% less from 132.91 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Boston Family Office Limited Liability reported 0.04% of its portfolio in UGI Corporation (NYSE:UGI). Baker Ellis Asset Mngmt Ltd owns 0.28% invested in UGI Corporation (NYSE:UGI) for 19,576 shares. Sg Americas Ltd Liability owns 98,569 shares or 0.04% of their US portfolio. Captrust Finance Advisors has invested 0.03% in UGI Corporation (NYSE:UGI). Wells Fargo & Mn accumulated 1.48M shares. Balyasny Asset Mgmt Ltd Liability Com invested 0.02% in UGI Corporation (NYSE:UGI). Verition Fund Management stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in UGI Corporation (NYSE:UGI). Her Majesty The Queen In Right Of The Province Of Alberta As Represented By Alberta Investment Corp owns 44,200 shares. Pnc Fincl Service Group owns 72,461 shares. Millennium Mngmt Lc accumulated 206,573 shares. Pub Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado stated it has 29,025 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Geode Management Limited Co invested 0.03% in UGI Corporation (NYSE:UGI). Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance has 0.38% invested in UGI Corporation (NYSE:UGI). New York-based Renaissance Tech Ltd Limited Liability Company has invested 0.14% in UGI Corporation (NYSE:UGI). Moreover, Next Fincl Gru has 0.04% invested in UGI Corporation (NYSE:UGI) for 1,500 shares.

Analysts await UGI Corporation (NYSE:UGI) to report earnings on January, 30. They expect $1.17 earnings per share, up 15.84% or $0.16 from last year’s $1.01 per share. UGI’s profit will be $203.40M for 11.61 P/E if the $1.17 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.09 actual earnings per share reported by UGI Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 1,200.00% EPS growth.

More notable recent Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) news were published by: Fool.com which released: “Is Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation a Buy? – The Motley Fool” on August 18, 2018, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “IT services firm Cognizant fourth-quarter forecasts miss estimates – Nasdaq” published on October 30, 2018, Bizjournals.com published: “IT consulting firm to add 300 jobs in Mecklenburg County expansion – Charlotte Business Journal” on December 20, 2018. More interesting news about Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Cognizant Technology -3.8% on Q2 revenue miss, downside rev guide – Seeking Alpha” published on August 02, 2018 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Cognizant to acquire Advanced Technology Group – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: September 18, 2018.

Among 33 analysts covering Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. (NASDAQ:CTSH), 22 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. had 103 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) has “Buy” rating given on Friday, July 28 by Cowen & Co. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Buy” on Tuesday, September 5. Bank of America maintained Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) on Friday, November 2 with “Underperform” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Sunday, October 29 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Thursday, September 15 by Goldman Sachs. On Thursday, August 3 the stock rating was maintained by Oppenheimer with “Buy”. On Thursday, August 3 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Buy”. The rating was maintained by Credit Suisse on Tuesday, May 8 with “Buy”. The rating was maintained by SunTrust on Wednesday, February 7 with “Buy”. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Buy” on Thursday, January 4.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.03 in 2018 Q3. Its down 0.09, from 1.12 in 2018Q2. It dived, as 40 investors sold CTSH shares while 306 reduced holdings. 93 funds opened positions while 265 raised stakes. 470.99 million shares or 2.83% less from 484.73 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. D E Shaw Co owns 594,541 shares or 0.06% of their US portfolio. Price T Rowe Associates Md owns 1.03M shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Moreover, Utah Retirement Systems has 0.16% invested in Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) for 108,572 shares. Moreover, Schroder Invest Mngmt Group has 0.46% invested in Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH). North Star Invest Mgmt holds 0% of its portfolio in Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) for 406 shares. Gw Henssler Assocs Limited accumulated 1.31% or 186,463 shares. Moreover, Parkside National Bank Tru has 0.01% invested in Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH). Meiji Yasuda Asset, a Japan-based fund reported 34,012 shares. Rhumbline Advisers reported 1.07 million shares. Provident Tru holds 8.81% of its portfolio in Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) for 3.28 million shares. Laurion Ltd Partnership has invested 0% in Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH). 8,516 were reported by Welch Forbes Ltd Co. Moreover, Gradient Invs Ltd Co has 0% invested in Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) for 117 shares. 1832 Asset Management Limited Partnership accumulated 0.42% or 1.67M shares. 61,566 are owned by Mariner Lc.

Since August 21, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 19 selling transactions for $2.03 million activity. $26,361 worth of Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) shares were sold by Shaheen Allen. On Friday, September 14 the insider Lennox James Patrick sold $57,052. On Wednesday, September 5 the insider Friedrich Matthew W. sold $216,562. $51,604 worth of Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) was sold by Kandiah Gajakarnan Vibushanan on Tuesday, September 25. On Tuesday, September 18 Middleton Sean sold $33,487 worth of Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) or 439 shares. $64,347 worth of Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) was sold by Telesmanic Robert on Tuesday, October 2.

Grandfield & Dodd Llc, which manages about $885.55 million and $970.38 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Amgen Inc (NASDAQ:AMGN) by 1,492 shares to 34,282 shares, valued at $7.11 million in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Paypal Hldgs Inc by 6,909 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 275,076 shares, and cut its stake in Caci Intl Inc (NYSE:CACI).

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