American National Registered Investment Advisor Decreased Holding in Qualcomm (QCOM) by $386,950 as Market Value Declined; Stellar Capital Management Decreased Microsoft (MSFT) Position by $458,394; Market Value Declined

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American National Registered Investment Advisor Inc decreased its stake in Qualcomm Inc. (QCOM) by 33.55% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. American National Registered Investment Advisor Inc sold 5,450 shares as the company’s stock declined 20.85% with the market. The institutional investor held 10,793 shares of the radio and television broadcasting and communications equipment company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $777,000, down from 16,243 at the end of the previous reported quarter. American National Registered Investment Advisor Inc who had been investing in Qualcomm Inc. for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $62.44B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.14% or $0.07 during the last trading session, reaching $51.59. About 1,970 shares traded. QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) has declined 12.25% since February 14, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 12.25% the S&P500. Some Historical QCOM News: 13/04/2018 – Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: JPM, QCOM, AVGO, NFLX, SBUX, GM, SPOT & more; 26/05/2018 – China moving ahead with Qualcomm-NXP approval; 08/05/2018 – Australian Gov: WIPO PUBLISHES PATENT OF QUALCOMM FOR “SOURCE FOLLOWER BASED ENVELOPE TRACKING FOR POWER AMPLIFIER BIASING”; 20/03/2018 – QUALCOMM INC QCOM.O : BOFA MERRILL ADDS TO US 1 LIST; 25/04/2018 – Qualcomm’s Profit Tumbles as Royalty Disputes Continue; 07/05/2018 – Qualcomm Is Said to Plan Exit From Server Chips Amid Cost Cuts; 16/03/2018 – Qualcomm Former Chairman Seeking Buyout Funding (Video); 26/04/2018 – CEO Steve Mollenkopf was optimistic that “real talks going on between Washington and Beijing” would work to Qualcomm’s benefit; 12/03/2018 – The government has said it was concerned a deal could hinder Qualcomm’s competitive edge in mobile network development; 26/03/2018 – blacq: Exclusive: Secretive U.S. security panel discussing Broadcom’s Qualcomm bid – sources WASH

Stellar Capital Management Llc decreased its stake in Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) by 8.63% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Stellar Capital Management Llc sold 4,021 shares as the company’s stock declined 1.64% with the market. The institutional investor held 42,554 shares of the prepackaged software company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $4.87M, down from 46,575 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Stellar Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Microsoft Corporation for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $819.47B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.07% or $0.08 during the last trading session, reaching $106.81. About 11,538 shares traded. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has risen 30.43% since February 14, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 30.43% the S&P500. Some Historical MSFT News: 05/03/2018 Archive360 to Showcase lndustry‚Äôs Only Legally Compliant Cloud-Based Data Archive for Microsoft Azure at the British Legal Technology Forum; 13/04/2018 – MICROSOFT INVESTIGATION INITIATED by Former Louisiana Attorney General: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates the Officers and; 19/04/2018 – lntelex Technologies Selects Microsoft Azure to Help Change Business For Good; 19/03/2018 – White House chief of staff John Kelly has appointed former Microsoft and General Motors executive Chris Liddell to be his deputy, in charge of policy; 15/03/2018 – BlackRock adds Microsoft, Aviva executives to board; 09/04/2018 – CyrusOne Donates Data Center Space to the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children; 22/05/2018 – Interstate Hotels & Resorts lgnites its Digital Leadership by Landing One of the Most Extraordinary Sales & Marketing Minds in Hospitality; 23/04/2018 – Microsoft Is Accelerating AI Adoption in Asia-Pacific (Video); 05/03/2018 – MICROSOFT: LONG-RUNNING OPERATIONS DELAYED BY UP TO TWO HOURS; 10/04/2018 – FileCloud Adds GDPR Support for its EFSS Platform on Amazon AWS, Microsoft Azure

Among 37 analysts covering Qualcomm Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM), 16 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 20 Hold. Therefore 43% are positive. Qualcomm Inc. had 171 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was initiated on Tuesday, May 17 by CLSA. The stock of QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) has “Neutral” rating given on Monday, January 23 by Instinet. On Thursday, January 26 the stock rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Buy”. The firm has “Neutral” rating by JP Morgan given on Wednesday, December 14. The stock has “Buy” rating by Northland Capital on Thursday, November 2. Topeka Capital Markets maintained QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) rating on Thursday, July 23. Topeka Capital Markets has “Hold” rating and $65 target. The stock has “Buy” rating by Northland Capital on Thursday, February 1. Topeka Capital Markets maintained it with “Hold” rating and $50 target in Thursday, January 28 report. Stifel Nicolaus maintained it with “Hold” rating and $58 target in Thursday, July 26 report. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Tuesday, January 16 by Susquehanna.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.77 in Q3 2018. Its down 0.17, from 0.94 in 2018Q2. It worsened, as 48 investors sold QCOM shares while 521 reduced holdings. 153 funds opened positions while 285 raised stakes. 1.05 billion shares or 4.81% less from 1.10 billion shares in 2018Q2 were reported. 18,651 were accumulated by Meridian Investment Counsel. Ipg Lc accumulated 189,776 shares. Gofen And Glossberg Il stated it has 182,083 shares. Usca Ria Limited Liability has 115,174 shares for 0.84% of their portfolio. Montecito Bancshares Tru owns 3,111 shares or 0.07% of their US portfolio. State Of Alaska Department Of Revenue holds 0.45% of its portfolio in QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) for 374,975 shares. Morgan Stanley has 18.89M shares. Bollard Gp Ltd Com invested in 1,223 shares. Ima Wealth accumulated 946 shares. Wexford Cap Ltd Partnership reported 0.21% of its portfolio in QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM). Qci Asset Management accumulated 6,650 shares. Savant Cap Ltd accumulated 7,624 shares or 0.1% of the stock. Anchor Cap Ltd Liability holds 24,362 shares or 0.06% of its portfolio. St Johns Investment Mgmt Com Limited Liability Corp owns 0.67% invested in QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) for 12,424 shares. Burt Wealth Advisors holds 100 shares or 0% of its portfolio.

More notable recent QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “Why NXP Semiconductors Shares Gained 18.8% in January – Nasdaq” on February 11, 2019, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Qualcomm: Critical Time Approaches – Seeking Alpha” published on January 24, 2019, Seekingalpha.com published: “ITC decides on Apple, Qualcomm March 26 – Seeking Alpha” on February 05, 2019. More interesting news about QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “Qualcomm (QCOM) Reports Next Week: Wall Street Expects Earnings Growth – Nasdaq” published on January 23, 2019 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “Why Shares of Qualcomm Fell 13% Last Month – Nasdaq” with publication date: February 11, 2019.

Since August 27, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 9 insider sales for $12.34 million activity. On Thursday, December 13 the insider Rosenberg Donald J sold $524,895. AMON CRISTIANO R sold $6.10M worth of QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) on Wednesday, October 10. ROGERS ALEXANDER H sold $54,166 worth of QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) on Monday, October 29.

American National Registered Investment Advisor Inc, which manages about $253.39M and $190.34 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Netflix Inc (NASDAQ:NFLX) by 965 shares to 3,825 shares, valued at $1.43 million in 2018Q3, according to the filing.

More notable recent Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) news were published by: Profitconfidential.com which released: “MSFT Stock: Microsoft Stock Has Just Generated Multiple Signals – Profit Confidential” on January 18, 2019, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Microsoft wins Albertsons cloud in Amazon blow – Seeking Alpha” published on January 24, 2019, Nasdaq.com published: “Microsoft (MSFT) Q2 Earnings and Revenues Beat Estimates – Nasdaq” on January 30, 2019. More interesting news about Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “Big Afternoon for Q4 Earnings: FB, MSFT, TSLA, QCOM & V – Nasdaq” published on January 30, 2019 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “Microsoft (MSFT) Earnings Expected to Grow: What to Know Ahead of Next Week’s Release – Nasdaq” with publication date: January 23, 2019.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.81 in 2018 Q3. Its down 0.03, from 0.84 in 2018Q2. It worsened, as 33 investors sold MSFT shares while 981 reduced holdings. 145 funds opened positions while 681 raised stakes. 5.28 billion shares or 0.60% less from 5.31 billion shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Moreover, Suncoast Equity has 2.76% invested in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Moreover, Glenview Cap Mngmt Limited Com has 1.02% invested in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). California-based Windward Cap Mgmt Com Ca has invested 0.34% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Doheny Asset Management Ca has 0.47% invested in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Brandes Investment Prtnrs LP has invested 0.93% of its portfolio in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Argyle Cap has invested 3.66% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Hm Management Lc owns 17,693 shares or 1.55% of their US portfolio. Kingfisher Cap Limited Com owns 33,525 shares for 2.06% of their portfolio. Torray Lc reported 205,878 shares stake. Sequoia Fincl Limited Liability Corp invested in 1.14% or 100,181 shares. Carlson Capital LP stated it has 271,743 shares or 0.39% of all its holdings. Clark Cap Gru owns 362,453 shares. Td Cap Mngmt Lc invested in 0.19% or 6,414 shares. Baxter Bros Inc holds 6.32% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) or 230,110 shares. Muhlenkamp Communication Inc has invested 7.93% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT).

Since August 31, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 11 selling transactions for $82.43 million activity. $4.45M worth of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) was sold by Hogan Kathleen T. 267,466 Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) shares with value of $28.35M were sold by Nadella Satya. On Monday, November 5 the insider BROD FRANK H sold $214,363. Hood Amy had sold 118,000 shares worth $13.09M.

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