Ws Management Lllp Boosted Micron Technology (MU) Holding by $132.96 Million; As Cryolife (CRY) Market Value Declined, Eam Investors Increased Position

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Ws Management Lllp increased its stake in Micron Technology Inc (MU) by 72.37% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Ws Management Lllp bought 2.95 million shares as the company’s stock declined 22.49% with the market. The hedge fund held 7.04 million shares of the technology company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $318.29M, up from 4.08M at the end of the previous reported quarter. Ws Management Lllp who had been investing in Micron Technology Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $40.37 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.28% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $36.01. About 30.47M shares traded. Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) has declined 19.44% since January 12, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 19.44% the S&P500. Some Historical MU News: 10/04/2018 – Micron Announces Collaboration With Leading Video Surveillance Solution Providers To Promote ‘Surveillance-Grade’ Edge Storage; 15/05/2018 – MICRON SOLUTIONS INC QTRLY SHR LOSS $0.06; 21/05/2018 – Micron and Intel Extend their Leadership in 3D NAND Flash memory; 21/05/2018 – MU SEES 3Q ADJ. REV. $7.7B-$7.8B, SAW $7.2B-$7.6B, EST.$7.47B; 21/05/2018 – Moody’s Upgrades Micron Tech’s Cfr, Reflects Co.’s Conservative Fincl Policy, Strong Free Cash Flow; 12/03/2018 – MICRON: TALLURI SVP & GENERAL MANAGER OF MOBILE BUSINESS UNIT; 11/05/2018 – TABLE-Hosokawa Micron 6277.T – 6-MTH group results; 21/05/2018 – Micron Technology (MU) 2018 Analyst and Investor Event (Transcript); 22/05/2018 – MICRON TECHNOLOGY INC MU.O : CREDIT SUISSE RAISES TARGET PRICE TO $80 FROM $70; 22/03/2018 – MICRON SEES 3Q ADJ. EPS $2.83 +/- $0.07, EST. $2.65

Eam Investors Llc increased its stake in Cryolife Inc. (CRY) by 199.72% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Eam Investors Llc bought 83,681 shares as the company’s stock declined 17.44% with the market. The institutional investor held 125,581 shares of the health care company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $4.42M, up from 41,900 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Eam Investors Llc who had been investing in Cryolife Inc. for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $1.01 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 1.73% or $0.48 during the last trading session, reaching $27.24. About 74,738 shares traded. CryoLife, Inc. (NYSE:CRY) has risen 47.35% since January 12, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 47.35% the S&P500. Some Historical CRY News: 07/03/2018 – CRYOLIFE INC SEES FULL YEAR 2018 NON-GAAP EPS $0.29 – $0.32; 02/05/2018 – CRYOLIFE 1Q ADJ EPS 2C, EST. 2C; 07/03/2018 – Cryolife Sees 2018 Adj EPS 29c-Adj EPS 32c; 07/03/2018 – Cryolife 4Q Rev $52.8M; 02/05/2018 – Cryolife 1Q Loss/Shr 11c; 07/05/2018 – CryoLife at Deutsche Bank Health Care Conference Tomorrow; 02/05/2018 – Cryolife Sees FY EPS 29c-EPS 32c; 02/05/2018 – CRYOLIFE SEES FY ADJ EPS 0.29C TO 0.32C, EST. 31.33C; 02/05/2018 – Cryolife Backs FY Rev $250M-$256M; 02/05/2018 – CRYOLIFE 1Q REV. $61.9M, EST. $60.3M

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.11 in 2018 Q3. Its down 0.56, from 1.67 in 2018Q2. It dived, as 5 investors sold CRY shares while 41 reduced holdings. 22 funds opened positions while 29 raised stakes. 25.56 million shares or 3.16% more from 24.77 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Campbell Inv Adviser Ltd Liability Co reported 8,860 shares. Invesco stated it has 553,060 shares. Stratos Wealth Limited holds 300 shares or 0% of its portfolio. 3,149 were accumulated by Ameritas Invest Inc. California Pub Employees Retirement Systems holds 0% or 72,556 shares. 74,142 are held by Deutsche State Bank Ag. Zacks Mgmt invested in 47,434 shares or 0.03% of the stock. Moreover, Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) has 0% invested in CryoLife, Inc. (NYSE:CRY) for 6,305 shares. State Of Tennessee Treasury Department has invested 0% of its portfolio in CryoLife, Inc. (NYSE:CRY). Northern holds 0.01% or 1.17 million shares. Thompson Davis & Company invested 0.02% of its portfolio in CryoLife, Inc. (NYSE:CRY). D E Shaw & has invested 0% of its portfolio in CryoLife, Inc. (NYSE:CRY). Next Century Growth Lc has 0.28% invested in CryoLife, Inc. (NYSE:CRY) for 68,511 shares. Arrowmark Colorado Liability Co invested in 462,491 shares or 0.14% of the stock. Monarch Ptnrs Asset Mngmt Ltd Limited Liability Company invested 0.08% in CryoLife, Inc. (NYSE:CRY).

Among 4 analysts covering Cryolife (NYSE:CRY), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. Cryolife had 12 analyst reports since April 13, 2016 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Tuesday, October 31, the company rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity. On Wednesday, June 15 the stock rating was initiated by Lake Street with “Buy”. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Monday, January 9 by Northland Capital. As per Tuesday, July 25, the company rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Tuesday, January 2 by Canaccord Genuity. As per Sunday, October 8, the company rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity. The company was initiated on Wednesday, April 13 by Canaccord Genuity. As per Tuesday, July 25, the company rating was maintained by Northland Capital. The rating was upgraded by Ladenburg Thalmann on Friday, February 17 to “Buy”. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, March 8 by Canaccord Genuity.

Since July 23, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 10 insider sales for $8.09 million activity. 10,247 shares were sold by LEE DAVID ASHLEY, worth $337,924 on Friday, August 10. MORGAN HARVEY sold $325,433 worth of stock. 5,000 shares were sold by RONALD C ELKINS, worth $172,672. $112,843 worth of CryoLife, Inc. (NYSE:CRY) shares were sold by Davis John E. Holloway Jean F had sold 1,500 shares worth $45,750. $215,921 worth of CryoLife, Inc. (NYSE:CRY) shares were sold by Capps Scott B.

Eam Investors Llc, which manages about $932.15M and $672.79 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Cryoport Systems Inc. by 38,826 shares to 99,603 shares, valued at $1.28M in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Iridium Communications Inc. (NASDAQ:IRDM) by 15,625 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 198,703 shares, and cut its stake in Novanta Inc.

More notable recent CryoLife, Inc. (NYSE:CRY) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Wall Street Breakfast: Volkswagen Looks For Auto Sales Crown – Seeking Alpha” on February 27, 2016, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Oasis Petroleum: Fulfilling A Promise – Seeking Alpha” published on July 02, 2018, Fool.com published: “Can the All-New 2020 Ford Explorer Reverse the Automaker’s Sales Decline? – The Motley Fool” on January 10, 2019. More interesting news about CryoLife, Inc. (NYSE:CRY) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Toll Brothers erases plunge – Seeking Alpha” published on December 04, 2018 as well as Fool.com‘s news article titled: “Wind Energy — Where Bigger Is Better – The Motley Fool” with publication date: January 12, 2019.

More notable recent Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “Upcoming Earnings to Watch: MU, NKE, WBA – Nasdaq” on December 14, 2018, also 247Wallst.com with their article: “What to Expect When Micron Reports After the Close – 24/7 Wall St.” published on December 18, 2018, Investorplace.com published: “Should You Join Advanced Micro Devices Stock as Part of the NASDAQ-100? – Investorplace.com” on December 28, 2018. More interesting news about Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “Micron Technology Announces Upcoming Investor Events – Nasdaq” published on December 20, 2018 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Micron: Time To Hop On Board – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: December 17, 2018.

Ws Management Lllp, which manages about $3.05B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Wells Fargo Co New (NYSE:WFC) by 490,000 shares to 1.19M shares, valued at $62.34M in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Tesla Inc (Call) (NASDAQ:TSLA) by 50,000 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 50,000 shares, and cut its stake in Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL).

Since July 20, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 1 insider sale for $2.20 million activity.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.05 in Q3 2018. Its down 0.35, from 1.4 in 2018Q2. It dropped, as 93 investors sold MU shares while 253 reduced holdings. 109 funds opened positions while 256 raised stakes. 767.36 million shares or 3.16% less from 792.40 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Parkside Bank & Tru stated it has 582 shares. Utah Retirement System owns 0.19% invested in Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) for 215,295 shares. Affinity Inv Limited Liability stated it has 0.5% in Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU). Primecap Mgmt Ca reported 58.11M shares. The California-based California Public Employees Retirement Sys has invested 0.14% in Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU). Nuwave Investment Mngmt Limited Liability Corp holds 0% or 53 shares in its portfolio. Palisade Mngmt Llc Nj holds 0.01% in Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) or 11,500 shares. Moreover, Lingohr & Partner Asset Mngmt Gmbh has 0.64% invested in Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU). Apg Asset Mgmt Nv holds 0.2% or 2.88 million shares in its portfolio. Texas-based Usca Ria Limited Liability Corporation has invested 0.07% in Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU). Ellington Mgmt Grp Inc Limited Co holds 12,600 shares. Andra Ap owns 142,900 shares. Shaker Invests Limited Liability Oh accumulated 10,300 shares. Washington Trust Retail Bank invested 0.02% in Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU). Roundview Cap Ltd Limited Liability Company invested 0.1% in Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU).

Among 45 analysts covering Micron Technology Inc. (NASDAQ:MU), 32 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 71% are positive. Micron Technology Inc. had 286 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Thursday, June 21 the stock rating was maintained by Needham with “Buy”. The stock of Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) earned “Buy” rating by Susquehanna on Thursday, March 8. Cowen & Co maintained Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) rating on Wednesday, February 28. Cowen & Co has “Buy” rating and $55.0 target. BMO Capital Markets maintained Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) on Monday, September 17 with “Market Perform” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating by FBN Securities given on Monday, September 11. The stock of Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) earned “Buy” rating by Cowen & Co on Wednesday, December 20. Mizuho maintained the shares of MU in report on Wednesday, October 5 with “Buy” rating. Citigroup initiated the shares of MU in report on Wednesday, December 7 with “Buy” rating. The rating was maintained by Citigroup on Tuesday, August 29 with “Buy”. The firm has “Buy” rating by Evercore given on Thursday, March 31.

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