Keystone Financial Planning Cut Its Clorox (CLX) Position as Shares Rose; As Amazon Com (AMZN) Valuation Declined, Holder Uss Investment Management LTD Has Trimmed Stake by $2.15 Million

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Uss Investment Management Ltd decreased its stake in Amazon Com Inc (AMZN) by 0.89% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Uss Investment Management Ltd sold 1,075 shares as the company’s stock declined 15.37% with the market. The institutional investor held 120,061 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $240.45 million, down from 121,136 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Uss Investment Management Ltd who had been investing in Amazon Com Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $780.14B market cap company. The stock decreased 1.62% or $26.15 during the last trading session, reaching $1588.22. About 5.66M shares traded. Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) has risen 41.49% since February 9, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 41.49% the S&P500. Some Historical AMZN News: 24/04/2018 – Amazon now lets shoppers track the exact location of delivery drivers in a ‘creepy, but convenient’ map; 17/04/2018 – Currently, Amazon relies on third-party vendors to ship their own goods sold on its Brazilian website, but that appears to be changing; 02/04/2018 – Alibaba is working on an Amazon Echo rival that speaks Chinese, report says; 08/03/2018 – Express-Tribune: Amazon readies move to sell electronics directly in Brazil; 20/03/2018 – Yahoo! UK: Exclusive – On Amazon, a quarter of merchants’ sales are cross-border; 20/05/2018 – Variety: `The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’ Renewed for Season Three by Amazon; 05/04/2018 – Mike Dorning: BREAKING: Trump renews Amazon attack, vowing `very serious look’ at business. Speaks to reporters aboard Air; 23/03/2018 – Maryland Gov: Governor Larry Hogan Joins Local Official to Celebrate Opening of Amazon Fulfillment Center in Cecil County; 17/05/2018 – Tech lessons from Amazon’s battle in Seattle; 20/03/2018 – Amazon Isn’t Alone as Transport Costs Climb in Broader Pickup

Keystone Financial Planning Inc decreased its stake in Clorox (CLX) by 88.29% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Keystone Financial Planning Inc sold 11,517 shares as the company’s stock rose 7.73% while stock markets declined. The institutional investor held 1,527 shares of the specialty chemicals company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $230,000, down from 13,044 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Keystone Financial Planning Inc who had been investing in Clorox for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $19.87B market cap company. The stock increased 1.61% or $2.47 during the last trading session, reaching $155.66. About 833,436 shares traded. The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX) has risen 12.45% since February 9, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 12.45% the S&P500. Some Historical CLX News: 07/05/2018 – CLOROX CO FILES FOR POTENTIAL DEBT SHELF OFFERING; SIZE NOT DISCLOSED – SEC FILING; 30/03/2018 – Brita® And Stephen Curry Seek To Make A Long-Lasting Impact In Schools Nationwide; 19/04/2018 – Mohsenian says some of the challenges Clorox faces are pricing pressures and a shift away from “large established brands towards smaller brands” by consumers; 12/03/2018 – MOODY’S SAYS CLOROX’S ANNOUNCED PURCHASE OF NUTRANEXT IS CREDIT; 08/05/2018 – Prebiotics and Probiotics Team Up in Renew Life’s First Organic Supplement; 12/03/2018 – Clorox To Buy Nutranext For $700 Million — MarketWatch; 02/05/2018 – Clorox Revises FY18 View for Nutranext Acquisition, Effective Tax Rate; 07/05/2018 – Lake District Hospital Proactively Implements Top UV Technology to Enhance Infection Prevention Protocols; 21/05/2018 – Clorox Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend of 96 Cents Per Share; 16/03/2018 – CAFC: AUTO-KAPS, LLC v. CLOROX COMPANY [RULE 36 JUDGMENT] – Appeal #17-1456 – 2018-03-16

More notable recent The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Burt’s Bees cited in dermatology study – Seeking Alpha” on August 13, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Clorox Still Too Pricey – Seeking Alpha” published on November 13, 2018, Zacks.com published: “Clorox (CLX) Beats Q2 Earnings Estimates – Zacks.com” on February 04, 2019. More interesting news about The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX) were released by: Benzinga.com and their article: “Fresh And Clean: Argus Upgrades Clorox On Innovative Growth (NYSE:CLX) – Benzinga” published on September 25, 2018 as well as Investorplace.com‘s news article titled: “Don’t Buy the Headlines or Clorox Stock at All Right Now – Investorplace.com” with publication date: November 30, 2018.

Since August 13, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 13 sales for $53.81 million activity. Costello Michael R. sold $1.10M worth of The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX) on Thursday, November 15. Barral Diego J also sold $2.03M worth of The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX) on Tuesday, November 6. 54,205 shares were sold by Willoughby Dawn C, worth $8.53 million on Tuesday, November 6. Laszlo Matthew T also sold $2.17 million worth of The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX) on Tuesday, November 20. Rendle Linda J sold $56,657 worth of stock. Dorer Benno O had sold 152,449 shares worth $25.13M on Tuesday, December 4.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.86 in Q3 2018. Its down 0.14, from 1 in 2018Q2. It worsened, as 39 investors sold CLX shares while 270 reduced holdings. 84 funds opened positions while 181 raised stakes. 95.79 million shares or 1.06% less from 96.82 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. D E Shaw & holds 2,500 shares. Csat Advisory Lp has invested 0.78% in The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX). California-based Stewart & Patten Limited Liability has invested 1.11% in The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX). Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) holds 26,059 shares. Eastern Bancshares holds 0.02% or 1,525 shares. Moreover, Baldwin Inv Management Lc has 0.09% invested in The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX) for 2,075 shares. Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado stated it has 22,989 shares. Capital Guardian Trust invested in 0% or 50 shares. Everence Mgmt accumulated 2,852 shares or 0.09% of the stock. Benjamin F Edwards And Co Inc has invested 0.2% of its portfolio in The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX). Mutual Of Omaha Natl Bank Wealth has invested 0.07% in The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX). Ftb Advsrs holds 0.01% of its portfolio in The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX) for 138 shares. Prio Wealth Partnership holds 1,689 shares. Avalon Ltd Llc reported 0.01% stake. The Rhode Island-based Coastline Trust Com has invested 0.08% in The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX).

Keystone Financial Planning Inc, which manages about $143.92M and $195.76 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Cvs Health (NYSE:CVS) by 9,049 shares to 68,087 shares, valued at $5.36M in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Unilever Plc (NYSE:UL) by 7,904 shares in the quarter, for a total of 111,809 shares, and has risen its stake in Philip Morris Intl (NYSE:PM).

Among 18 analysts covering The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX), 3 have Buy rating, 4 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 17% are positive. The Clorox Company had 71 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. BMO Capital Markets maintained the shares of CLX in report on Tuesday, October 3 with “Buy” rating. On Friday, November 10 the stock rating was upgraded by Consumer Edge Research to “Outperform”. The stock of The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX) has “Hold” rating given on Friday, June 30 by RBC Capital Markets. Barclays Capital maintained the shares of CLX in report on Wednesday, October 7 with “Underweight” rating. The stock of The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX) earned “Hold” rating by Jefferies on Thursday, August 3. The company was maintained on Wednesday, October 17 by Wells Fargo. As per Thursday, November 2, the company rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley. The company was maintained on Wednesday, April 19 by Jefferies. Bank of America upgraded it to “Hold” rating and $155.0 target in Thursday, January 4 report. As per Tuesday, June 14, the company rating was initiated by Atlantic Securities.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.18 in Q3 2018. Its down 0.16, from 1.34 in 2018Q2. It is negative, as 55 investors sold AMZN shares while 636 reduced holdings. 157 funds opened positions while 655 raised stakes. 260.67 million shares or 2.89% less from 268.42 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Levin Strategies Limited Partnership, New York-based fund reported 753 shares. Oppenheimer Asset Mgmt accumulated 17,066 shares. Kemnay Advisory Services has invested 6.55% in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). First Personal Ser stated it has 388 shares. Indiana & Investment stated it has 126 shares or 0.12% of all its holdings. Novare Mngmt holds 0.1% of its portfolio in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) for 307 shares. Thompson Davis And has invested 2.6% in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Zweig holds 31,097 shares or 5.17% of its portfolio. Yhb Invest Advsr invested in 11,510 shares. Wms Prns Ltd Liability Corporation, a Maryland-based fund reported 1,802 shares. Bnp Paribas Asset Mngmt Hldg owns 141,902 shares. Harbour Invest Ltd Llc reported 2,351 shares stake. Front Barnett Associate Limited Liability Company reported 10,059 shares. Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt holds 1.25% or 5,226 shares in its portfolio. 5.10 million are held by Ww Investors.

More notable recent Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “Nasdaq 100 Movers: AMZN, SYMC – Nasdaq” on February 01, 2019, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “Consumer Sector Update for 02/01/2019: DECK, YUMC, AMZN, WMT, MCD, DIS, CVS, KO – Nasdaq” published on February 01, 2019, Seekingalpha.com published: “Amazon: A Big Gamble – Seeking Alpha” on January 10, 2019. More interesting news about Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) were released by: Benzinga.com and their article: “Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL), Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) – Upcoming Earnings: Video Streaming Giant Netflix To Report After The Bell Thursday – Benzinga” published on January 17, 2019 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Amazon: 3rd Party Sellers Are Customers Too – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: January 28, 2019.

Since August 15, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 22 insider sales for $92.11 million activity. WILKE JEFFREY A sold $4.01M worth of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) on Wednesday, September 5. STONESIFER PATRICIA Q also sold $2.31M worth of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) shares. The insider BEZOS JEFFREY P sold $5.31M. 2,030 Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) shares with value of $3.21M were sold by Olsavsky Brian T. Jassy Andrew R sold $2.70 million worth of stock or 1,726 shares. On Wednesday, August 29 Blackburn Jeffrey M sold $8.02M worth of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) or 4,108 shares.

Uss Investment Management Ltd, which manages about $9.94 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in S&P Global Inc by 188,210 shares to 966,695 shares, valued at $188.89 million in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Travelers Companies Inc (NYSE:TRV) by 3,600 shares in the quarter, for a total of 75,400 shares, and has risen its stake in Mohawk Inds Inc (NYSE:MHK).

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