Creative Planning Cut Its Rollins (ROL) Stake; Renaissance Group Has Trimmed Its Anthem (ANTM) Holding

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Renaissance Group Llc decreased Anthem Inc (ANTM) stake by 8.52% reported in 2018Q3 SEC filing. Renaissance Group Llc sold 12,333 shares as Anthem Inc (ANTM)’s stock rose 5.36%. The Renaissance Group Llc holds 132,432 shares with $36.29 million value, down from 144,765 last quarter. Anthem Inc now has $78.69B valuation. The stock decreased 1.23% or $3.8 during the last trading session, reaching $304.25. About 1.74M shares traded or 4.24% up from the average. Anthem, Inc. (NYSE:ANTM) has risen 23.71% since February 10, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 23.71% the S&P500. Some Historical ANTM News: 25/04/2018 – ANTHEM INC ANTM.N FY2018 SHR VIEW $15.12, REV VIEW $91.34 BLN — THOMSON REUTERS l/B/E/S; 10/05/2018 – Diplomat Pharmacy Appoints Brian Griffin as Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board; 25/04/2018 – ANTHEM INC – 2018 OPERATING CASH FLOW IS EXPECTED TO BE GREATER THAN $4.0 BLN; 08/03/2018 – Health insurer Cigna to buy Express Scripts for about $53 bln; 25/04/2018 – CORRECT: ANTHEM FY ADJ EPS FORECAST REPORTED IN ERROR; 07/03/2018 – No More `Fatherland’? Germans Debate Gender-Neutral Anthem; 25/04/2018 – ANTHEM 1Q ADJ EPS $5.41, EST. $4.85; 06/04/2018 – Anthem May Win by Sitting Out Wave of Health Insurance Deals; 26/04/2018 – ANTHEM INC ANTM.N : JP MORGAN RAISES TARGET PRICE TO $287 FROM $261; 07/05/2018 – Children’s Hospital Colorado, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield collaborate to pilot value-based payment model to improve patient outcomes

Creative Planning decreased Rollins Inc (ROL) stake by 31.17% reported in 2018Q3 SEC filing. Creative Planning sold 18,189 shares as Rollins Inc (ROL)’s stock declined 7.53%. The Creative Planning holds 40,169 shares with $2.44 million value, down from 58,358 last quarter. Rollins Inc now has $12.39B valuation. The stock increased 0.95% or $0.35 during the last trading session, reaching $37.86. About 1.09 million shares traded. Rollins, Inc. (NYSE:ROL) has risen 23.76% since February 10, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 23.76% the S&P500. Some Historical ROL News: 30/05/2018 – Rollins Closes Above 50-Day Moving Average: Technicals; 25/04/2018 – Moody’s Affirms Rollins College’s (FL) A2; Outlook Stable; 07/05/2018 – Atlanta Holds Top Spot on Orkin’s 2018 Mosquito Cities List; 25/04/2018 – Rollins Inc 1Q Net $48.5M; 23/04/2018 – DJ Rollins Inc, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (ROL); 17/04/2018 – ROLLINS TO ENHANCE EMPLOYEE BENEFITS DUE TO TAX REFORM; 17/05/2018 – Rollins Purchases Guardian Pest Control To Expand Growth In The U.K; 25/04/2018 – Rollins Inc 1Q Rev $408.7M; 19/03/2018 – Rollins, Inc. Announces Appointment of Julie K. Bimmerman to Vice President of Finance and Investor Relations; 25/04/2018 – ROLLINS 1Q REV. $408.7M, EST. $403.0M (2 EST.)

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.32 in 2018 Q3. Its down 0.16, from 1.48 in 2018Q2. It is negative, as 19 investors sold ROL shares while 92 reduced holdings. 60 funds opened positions while 87 raised stakes. 81.30 million shares or 0.16% less from 81.43 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Liberty Mutual Gru Asset Mngmt Inc reported 0.02% stake. Verition Fund Mgmt Limited invested in 17,074 shares. 900 were reported by Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt. Brown Advisory owns 36,000 shares or 0.01% of their US portfolio. The Ontario – Canada-based Toronto Dominion State Bank has invested 0.01% in Rollins, Inc. (NYSE:ROL). Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa accumulated 19,795 shares or 0% of the stock. Riverhead Mgmt Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 0.03% in Rollins, Inc. (NYSE:ROL) or 11,909 shares. Next Inc reported 0% stake. Wells Fargo & Company Mn holds 299,863 shares. Autus Asset Llc invested in 118,067 shares or 1.19% of the stock. Regions accumulated 167 shares. Canada Pension Plan Investment Board owns 41,200 shares. 6,260 were reported by Shell Asset Com. 8,692 were accumulated by First Republic Invest Management Inc. Jane Street Gru Limited Liability reported 31,853 shares or 0% of all its holdings.

Creative Planning increased Barclays Bk Plc stake by 15,621 shares to 32,140 valued at $857,000 in 2018Q3. It also upped Expedia Group Inc (NASDAQ:EXPE) stake by 6,333 shares and now owns 8,033 shares. Exelon Corp (NYSE:EXC) was raised too.

More notable recent Rollins, Inc. (NYSE:ROL) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Long list of names seen hiking dividends next week – Seeking Alpha” on January 18, 2019, also Globenewswire.com with their article: “Analysis: Positioning to Benefit within Rollins, Hospitality Properties Trust, Exact Sciences, Tenet Healthcare, Entergy, and Calithera Biosciences — Research Highlights Growth, Revenue, and Consolidated Results – GlobeNewswire” published on January 28, 2019, Seekingalpha.com published: “Rollins announces three-for-two stock split, regular and special cash Dividend – Seeking Alpha” on October 23, 2018. More interesting news about Rollins, Inc. (NYSE:ROL) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Stocks To Watch: Earnings Heat Check – Seeking Alpha” published on January 19, 2019 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Rollins acquires Aardwolf Pestkare – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: July 02, 2018.

Among 2 analysts covering Rollins (NYSE:ROL), 0 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 0 are positive. Rollins had 2 analyst reports since August 13, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Monday, August 13 by Stifel Nicolaus. Buckingham Research maintained the stock with “Neutral” rating in Monday, October 29 report.

Among 11 analysts covering Anthem (NYSE:ANTM), 10 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 91% are positive. Anthem had 13 analyst reports since September 5, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. Citigroup downgraded the stock to “Neutral” rating in Monday, September 10 report. The firm has “Neutral” rating by Citigroup given on Tuesday, November 6. As per Thursday, November 1, the company rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets. The rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley on Thursday, January 31 with “Overweight”. On Thursday, January 3 the stock rating was upgraded by Evercore to “Outperform”. Jefferies maintained the shares of ANTM in report on Monday, December 3 with “Buy” rating. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with “Overweight” on Thursday, November 1. The stock has “Outperform” rating by Credit Suisse on Thursday, November 1. The company was upgraded on Wednesday, September 5 by Morgan Stanley. The rating was maintained by Cantor Fitzgerald on Tuesday, December 4 with “Overweight”.

Renaissance Group Llc increased Berry Global Group Inc. (NYSE:BERY) stake by 53,576 shares to 496,963 valued at $24.05M in 2018Q3. It also upped The Progressive Corp (NYSE:PGR) stake by 8,307 shares and now owns 523,631 shares. Axa Sa (AXAHY) was raised too.

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