First Quadrant LP Boosted Its Umpqua Holdings (UMPQ) Holding; Ubs Global Asset Management Americas Trimmed Its Genuine Parts Co (GPC) Stake

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Ubs Global Asset Management Americas Inc decreased Genuine Parts Co (GPC) stake by 1.07% reported in 2018Q3 SEC filing. Ubs Global Asset Management Americas Inc sold 5,808 shares as Genuine Parts Co (GPC)’s stock declined 2.44%. The Ubs Global Asset Management Americas Inc holds 536,364 shares with $53.31B value, down from 542,172 last quarter. Genuine Parts Co now has $15.55B valuation. The stock increased 0.39% or $0.41 during the last trading session, reaching $105.96. About 1.31M shares traded or 37.87% up from the average. Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC) has risen 5.88% since February 14, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 5.88% the S&P500. Some Historical GPC News: 16/05/2018 – STAPLES: ESND DECLINED TALKS IN APRIL, CITED GENUINE PARTS PACT; 19/04/2018 – GENUINE PARTS 1Q EPS $1.20, EST. $1.31; 12/04/2018 – Genuine Parts to Spin Off S.P. Richards, Which Will Then Merge With Essendant; 12/04/2018 – Genuine Parts Holders to Own About 51% of Combined Company; 19/04/2018 – GENUINE PARTS MAINTAINS 2018 REV. & EARNINGS OUTLOOK; 12/04/2018 – Essendant to Merge With Genuine Parts’ S.P. Richards Unit; 12/04/2018 – ESSENDANT – COMBINED COMPANY WILL BE CALLED ESSENDANT, & BE LED BY ESSENDANT PRESIDENT AND CEO RIC PHILLIPS, AND JANET ZELENKA WILL SERVE AS CFO; 16/05/2018 – Staples: Essendant Said It Wasn’t Able to Hold Talks With Staples Due to Deal With Genuine Parts; 12/04/2018 – ESSENDANT INC – SEES $75 MLN IN ANNUAL RUN-RATE COST SYNERGIES AND MORE THAN $100 MLN IN WORKING CAPITAL IMPROVEMENTS FROM DEAL; 19/04/2018 – GENUINE PARTS CO – MAINTAINS 2018 REVENUE AND EARNINGS OUTLOOK

First Quadrant LP increased Umpqua Holdings Corp (UMPQ) stake by 80.04% reported in 2018Q3 SEC filing. First Quadrant LP acquired 254,661 shares as Umpqua Holdings Corp (UMPQ)’s stock declined 18.98%. The First Quadrant LP holds 572,815 shares with $11.92M value, up from 318,154 last quarter. Umpqua Holdings Corp now has $3.93B valuation. The stock decreased 0.28% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $17.82. About 997,507 shares traded. Umpqua Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:UMPQ) has declined 17.99% since February 14, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 17.99% the S&P500. Some Historical UMPQ News: 22/03/2018 – Umpqua Bank Wealth Management Expands to Southern California; 16/04/2018 – Umpqua Bank Promotes Tory Nixon to SEVP, Chief Banking Officer to Advance Human-Digital Banking Strategy; 18/04/2018 – UMPQUA 1Q NET INTEREST MARGIN 3.96%; 23/04/2018 – Umpqua Investments Expands Leadership Team; Announces Hire of Eric Field as CEO; 08/03/2018 – Accellion Named to KMWorld’s 2018 100 Companies That Matter in Knowledge Management; 19/04/2018 – Umpqua Closes Above 50-Day Moving Average: Technicals; 18/04/2018 – UMPQUA 1Q EPS 35C; 23/04/2018 – UMPQUA INVESTMENTS EXPANDS LEADERSHIP TEAM; REPORTS HIRE OF ERI; 18/04/2018 – UMPQUA HOLDINGS CORP UMPQ.O -INCREASED QUARTERLY CASH DIVIDEND BY 11.1% TO $0.20 PER COMMON SHARE; 18/04/2018 – UMPQUA 1Q EPS 35C, EST. 28C

Analysts await Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC) to report earnings on February, 19. They expect $1.33 EPS, up 18.75% or $0.21 from last year’s $1.12 per share. GPC’s profit will be $195.19M for 19.92 P/E if the $1.33 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.48 actual EPS reported by Genuine Parts Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -10.14% negative EPS growth.

Since November 26, 2018, it had 1 buy, and 0 sales for $50,405 activity. On Monday, November 26 the insider HOLDER JOHN R bought $50,405.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.04 in Q3 2018. Its up 0.15, from 0.89 in 2018Q2. It is positive, as 29 investors sold GPC shares while 198 reduced holdings. 64 funds opened positions while 173 raised stakes. 113.63 million shares or 5.34% more from 107.87 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Mark Sheptoff Finance Planning Limited Company accumulated 1,136 shares or 0.08% of the stock. Strategic Wealth Advsrs Lc holds 0.19% or 15,246 shares. Wright Investors Ser holds 0.27% or 7,374 shares. Citigroup invested in 0.01% or 141,907 shares. 24,345 were reported by First National Tru. Huntington Financial Bank reported 58,459 shares stake. State Bank Of Hawaii stated it has 0.03% of its portfolio in Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC). Fin Corp reported 0% stake. Gradient Limited Liability Corporation owns 24 shares. Green Square Capital Ltd Liability reported 3,885 shares. Baldwin Brothers Ma reported 300 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Moreover, Advisory Net Lc has 0.02% invested in Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC). Transamerica Advsrs has invested 0% of its portfolio in Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC). Zebra Capital Mngmt Ltd Limited Liability Company owns 5,170 shares for 0.24% of their portfolio. Monarch Capital Mgmt stated it has 0.87% in Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC).

More notable recent Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC) news were published by: Streetinsider.com which released: “Genuine Parts (GPC) Reports Industrial Automation and Robotics Acquisition – StreetInsider.com” on February 13, 2019, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “How Safe Is Genuine Parts Company’s Dividend? – Seeking Alpha” published on January 15, 2019, Seekingalpha.com published: “BAML sees improvement for Genuine Parts – Seeking Alpha” on January 09, 2019. More interesting news about Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “These 4 Stocks Could Hike Dividends In February – Nasdaq” published on January 25, 2019 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Genuine Parts updates on Essendant deal – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: September 10, 2018.

Ubs Global Asset Management Americas Inc increased Donaldson Company Inc (NYSE:DCI) stake by 6,373 shares to 1.25 million valued at $72.92B in 2018Q3. It also upped Csg Systems International Inc (NASDAQ:CSGS) stake by 5,672 shares and now owns 20,191 shares. Five Below Inc (NASDAQ:FIVE) was raised too.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.07 in Q3 2018. Its down 0.04, from 1.11 in 2018Q2. It dived, as 34 investors sold UMPQ shares while 87 reduced holdings. 40 funds opened positions while 89 raised stakes. 186.74 million shares or 0.38% less from 187.46 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Pinnacle owns 1,000 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Millennium Mngmt Ltd Liability Company accumulated 7.39 million shares. Foster Motley holds 0.07% or 20,912 shares. Huntington Bank holds 0% of its portfolio in Umpqua Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:UMPQ) for 5,857 shares. Rafferty Asset Management Limited Liability has 0.02% invested in Umpqua Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:UMPQ). Hightower Advsrs Ltd Llc reported 9,945 shares. Geode Cap Mngmt holds 2.19M shares. Verition Fund Limited Liability Corp owns 23,586 shares or 0.02% of their US portfolio. Bessemer Group invested in 600 shares. Miller Howard Ny owns 1.09 million shares. Oregon Employees Retirement Fund holds 0.02% or 86,255 shares in its portfolio. Cim Mangement Incorporated invested in 0.14% or 19,540 shares. Balyasny Asset Management Limited Liability holds 0.03% or 362,580 shares in its portfolio. Waddell Reed Finance Incorporated holds 0.02% or 527,579 shares. Citigroup Incorporated has 89,045 shares for 0% of their portfolio.

Among 2 analysts covering Umpqua Holdings (NASDAQ:UMPQ), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Umpqua Holdings had 2 analyst reports since October 19, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. Raymond James maintained Umpqua Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:UMPQ) on Friday, October 19 with “Outperform” rating. PiperJaffray upgraded Umpqua Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:UMPQ) on Wednesday, November 21 to “Neutral” rating.

First Quadrant LP decreased Cadence Design Sys Inc (NASDAQ:CDNS) stake by 216,594 shares to 499,319 valued at $22.63M in 2018Q3. It also reduced Chevron Corp (NYSE:CVX) stake by 27,450 shares and now owns 68,368 shares. Atkore International Group I was reduced too.

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