Citrix Sys (CTXS) Holder Andra Ap-Fonden Has Lowered Position by $1.12 Million; Halliburton Co Com (HAL) Shareholder Bridges Investment Management Decreased Position

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Andra Ap-Fonden decreased its stake in Citrix Sys Inc (CTXS) by 9.68% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Andra Ap-Fonden sold 10,100 shares as the company’s stock declined 2.02% with the market. The institutional investor held 94,200 shares of the technology company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $10.47M, down from 104,300 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Andra Ap-Fonden who had been investing in Citrix Sys Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $14.27 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.98% or $1.03 during the last trading session, reaching $105.85. About 2.17 million shares traded or 15.40% up from the average. Citrix Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTXS) has risen 24.53% since January 10, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 24.53% the S&P500. Some Historical CTXS News: 19/04/2018 – DJ Citrix Systems Inc, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (CTXS); 08/05/2018 – Citrix Systems Plans to Declare Quarterly Dividend of 35c/Share Starting in 4Q; 20/04/2018 – DICKER DATA LTD DDR.AX – ALSO APPOINTED SECOND CITRIX SOLUTION PROVIDER DISTRIBUTOR IN AUSTRALIA; 09/05/2018 – CompDealerNews: Citrix Canada head retires; 08/05/2018 – Citrix Unveils Industry’s First Digital Workspace to Unify and Secure all Apps and Content for all Devices; 25/04/2018 – Citrix Systems Sees FY Adj EPS $5.20-Adj EPS $5.30; 05/04/2018 – lnstart Logic Names Former Citrix CEO Mark Templeton as Chairman; 12/03/2018 – Citrix Systems Amends Bylaws to Implement Proxy Access; 08/05/2018 – ViewSonic Upgrades its Popular SC-T25 Raspberry Pi 3 Device with Citrix Workspace Hub Features at Citrix Synergy 2018; 25/04/2018 – CITRIX SYSTEMS INC CTXS.O FY2018 SHR VIEW $4.87, REV VIEW $2.87 BLN — THOMSON REUTERS l/B/E/S

Bridges Investment Management Inc decreased its stake in Halliburton Co Com (HAL) by 27.99% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Bridges Investment Management Inc sold 10,900 shares as the company’s stock declined 20.20% with the market. The institutional investor held 28,048 shares of the oilfield services and equipment company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $1.14 million, down from 38,948 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Bridges Investment Management Inc who had been investing in Halliburton Co Com for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $27.04B market cap company. The stock increased 2.90% or $0.87 during the last trading session, reaching $30.87. About 10.32M shares traded. Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) has declined 32.63% since January 10, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 32.63% the S&P500. Some Historical HAL News: 23/04/2018 – Caracas crisis prompts Halliburton write-off; 23/04/2018 – HALLIBURTON SEES FRACK MARKET STAYING UNDERSUPPLIED IN 2018; 20/04/2018 – Schlumberger profit barely tops Street, says oil market balanced; 10/04/2018 – Halliburton Closes Above 50-Day Moving Average: Technicals; 23/04/2018 – Halliburton Wrote Down All of Remaining Investment in Venezuela During 1Q; 23/04/2018 – Halliburton Hits 1Q Estimates — Earnings Review; 27/04/2018 – Exxon Breaks Off Halliburton-Sized Chunk in Market-Value Crash; 23/04/2018 – Halliburton takes hit in Venezuela; 13/04/2018 – News 5 WCYB: BREAKING: Washington County Dir. of Schools Kimber Halliburton finalist for top public school post in Alabama.…; 23/04/2018 – Halliburton 1Q Adjusted Operating Income Was $619 Million

Analysts await Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) to report earnings on January, 22 before the open. They expect $0.37 EPS, down 30.19% or $0.16 from last year’s $0.53 per share. HAL’s profit will be $324.14M for 20.86 P/E if the $0.37 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.50 actual EPS reported by Halliburton Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -26.00% negative EPS growth.

Investors sentiment increased to 1 in 2018 Q3. Its up 0.08, from 0.92 in 2018Q2. It improved, as 77 investors sold HAL shares while 278 reduced holdings. 85 funds opened positions while 271 raised stakes. 658.95 million shares or 1.94% less from 671.97 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Adirondack Tru holds 465 shares. Cap Intll Invsts invested in 8.64M shares or 0.16% of the stock. South Dakota Invest Council holds 1.08% or 1.22M shares. Raymond James Fincl Services Advsr has invested 0.13% in Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL). Daiwa Sb Invs Ltd holds 0.14% or 16,890 shares in its portfolio. Teacher Retirement Of Texas has 0.03% invested in Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) for 103,190 shares. Ny State Common Retirement Fund owns 2.58 million shares or 0.12% of their US portfolio. Overbrook Mgmt has invested 0.18% in Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL). Fisher Asset Mngmt Ltd Liability reported 0.03% in Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL). Korea Invest Corp has 1.24M shares for 0.23% of their portfolio. 8,064 are held by Essex Services Inc. The France-based Carmignac Gestion has invested 0.14% in Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL). Renaissance Tech Ltd Llc reported 490,905 shares. Boston Family Office Limited Liability Company holds 0.03% or 7,900 shares in its portfolio. Shell Asset Mgmt reported 132,686 shares or 0.11% of all its holdings.

More notable recent Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Halliburton: An Excellent Entry Point Is Near – Seeking Alpha” on December 17, 2018, also Streetinsider.com with their article: “Halliburton (HAL) call put ratio 12.2 call to 1 put with focus on January weekly and January 30 calls – StreetInsider.com” published on January 09, 2019, Seekingalpha.com published: “Halliburton: The Writing Was On The Wall – Seeking Alpha” on October 22, 2018. More interesting news about Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) were released by: Streetinsider.com and their article: “Halliburton (HAL) Announces President & CEO Jeff Miller as Board Chairman – StreetInsider.com” published on January 02, 2019 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Halliburton: My Opinion After Third-Quarter 2018 – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: December 12, 2018.

Bridges Investment Management Inc, which manages about $695.30 million and $2.02 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Ishares Msci Emerging Mkts Etf (EEM) by 13,875 shares to 66,263 shares, valued at $2.84 million in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Stanley Black & Decker Inc. (NYSE:SWK) by 2,637 shares in the quarter, for a total of 13,258 shares, and has risen its stake in Ishares Core S&P 500 Etf (IVV).

Among 45 analysts covering Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL), 40 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 89% are positive. Halliburton Company had 175 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Cowen & Co maintained it with “Market Perform” rating and $45 target in Thursday, October 20 report. The stock has “Buy” rating by SunTrust on Wednesday, January 18. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Tuesday, January 26 by Oppenheimer. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, March 15 by Cowen & Co. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, January 11 by Cowen & Co. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Tuesday, July 24 by Citigroup. The rating was maintained by Raymond James with “Strong Buy” on Tuesday, September 11. As per Thursday, July 21, the company rating was maintained by FBR Capital. Susquehanna maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Tuesday, January 23 report. The firm has “Buy” rating by BMO Capital Markets given on Monday, January 15.

Since September 20, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 6 insider sales for $1.07 million activity. 1,300 Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) shares with value of $37,050 were sold by Beaty Anne L.. On Tuesday, December 11 Pope Lawrence J sold $93,680 worth of Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) or 2,000 shares.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.26 in 2018 Q3. Its up 0.14, from 1.12 in 2018Q2. It increased, as 25 investors sold CTXS shares while 163 reduced holdings. 76 funds opened positions while 160 raised stakes. 118.38 million shares or 2.96% less from 121.98 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Brown Brothers Harriman And Communication owns 227 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Mngmt Com invested in 5,093 shares. Raymond James Trust Na, a Florida-based fund reported 3,241 shares. Moreover, Conning Incorporated has 0.01% invested in Citrix Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTXS) for 3,941 shares. Reliance Trust Company Of Delaware has 0.17% invested in Citrix Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTXS) for 9,658 shares. Geode Mngmt Limited Liability Company stated it has 0.06% of its portfolio in Citrix Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTXS). Lombard Odier Asset Management (Europe) Limited stated it has 1,803 shares. 5,259 are held by Clean Yield Group. Richard Bernstein Lc accumulated 19,883 shares. Stevens Cap Management LP accumulated 49,267 shares. Amp Invsts Limited stated it has 0.05% in Citrix Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTXS). Services Automobile Association owns 370,397 shares. Bessemer Gp Inc has invested 0% in Citrix Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTXS). Globeflex Cap LP holds 12,800 shares or 0.28% of its portfolio. Csat Investment Advisory Limited Partnership reported 131 shares.

Andra Ap-Fonden, which manages about $3.88B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Broadridge Finl Solutions In (NYSE:BR) by 3,600 shares to 89,400 shares, valued at $11.80M in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Stryker Corp (NYSE:SYK) by 8,200 shares in the quarter, for a total of 28,700 shares, and has risen its stake in Illumina Inc (NASDAQ:ILMN).

Among 26 analysts covering Citrix Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:CTXS), 10 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 13 Hold. Therefore 38% are positive. Citrix Systems Inc. had 99 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by UBS on Thursday, April 21 with “Neutral”. The company was maintained on Sunday, September 3 by RBC Capital Markets. The firm has “Buy” rating by Robert W. Baird given on Thursday, January 18. The rating was downgraded by Robert W. Baird on Tuesday, February 28 to “Neutral”. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Thursday, December 14 by Stifel Nicolaus. Goldman Sachs upgraded the shares of CTXS in report on Tuesday, May 1 to “Buy” rating. The stock of Citrix Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTXS) earned “Buy” rating by Bank of America on Thursday, April 21. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, September 8 by Cowen & Co. Morgan Stanley maintained Citrix Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTXS) rating on Wednesday, July 27. Morgan Stanley has “Underweight” rating and $77 target. The stock has “Hold” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, February 1.

Analysts await Citrix Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTXS) to report earnings on January, 30. They expect $1.24 EPS, down 15.65% or $0.23 from last year’s $1.47 per share. CTXS’s profit will be $167.11M for 21.34 P/E if the $1.24 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.04 actual EPS reported by Citrix Systems, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 19.23% EPS growth.

More notable recent Citrix Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTXS) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “Citrix Systems, Inc. (CTXS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 06, 2018 – Nasdaq” on December 04, 2018, also Bizjournals.com with their article: “Citrix Systems appoints Moira Kilcoyne to board of directors – South Florida – South Florida Business Journal” published on June 11, 2018, Bizjournals.com published: “Rocket roundup: Moldy food delays SpaceX’s 20th launch but it’s still happening this week; Vector teams up with Florida’s Citrix – Orlando Business Journal” on December 05, 2018. More interesting news about Citrix Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTXS) were released by: Bizjournals.com and their article: “ShareFile founder Lipson to go back to ‘roots,’ leave Citrix for startup – Triangle Business Journal” published on February 21, 2017 as well as Bizjournals.com‘s news article titled: “Why the rumor about Citrix is probably true – South Florida Business Journal” with publication date: March 16, 2017.

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