Wealthtrust Axiom Holds Stake in International Business Machs (IBM); Disney Walt Co (DIS) Stock Rose While Pineno Levin & Ford Asset Management Cut Holding by $385,584

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Pineno Levin & Ford Asset Management Inc decreased its stake in Disney Walt Co (DIS) by 4.53% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Pineno Levin & Ford Asset Management Inc sold 3,324 shares as the company’s stock rose 1.07% while stock markets declined. The institutional investor held 70,033 shares of the television services company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $8.19 million, down from 73,357 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Pineno Levin & Ford Asset Management Inc who had been investing in Disney Walt Co for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $166.93B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.48% or $0.54 during the last trading session, reaching $112.13. About 2.60M shares traded. The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) has risen 6.27% since January 10, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 6.27% the S&P500. Some Historical DIS News: 12/04/2018 – Joe Mayes: Breaking: Disney will have to bid for all of Sky if the Fox deal doesn’t go through; 09/05/2018 – TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY FOX – MODIFICATION OF EQUITY AWARDS FROM PROPOSED DISNEY & NEW FOX DEALS NEGATIVELY IMPACTED ADJ EPS BY $0.02/SHARE IN QTR; 21/03/2018 – Disney Music Group Set To Release First 6 Remastered Star Wars Original Motion Picture Soundtracks On May 4; 09/03/2018 – Can Disney Stop Netflix? — Barrons.com; 28/04/2018 – Disney’s `Avengers’ Gets $106 Million, Second-Biggest U.S. Debut; 01/05/2018 – Disney’s Avengers Broke Records and Investors Barely Cared — Barrons.com; 23/05/2018 – Comcast Says It Is Prepping Superior Bid For 21st Century Fox Assets Than Disney’s — MarketWatch; 24/05/2018 – Netflix Tussles Disney for Crown; Autonomous Uber Fail: TMT Wrap; 28/03/2018 – WABC-NYC: Caroline Sunshine, former Disney Channel star, joins Trump White House; 14/03/2018 – DISNEY REPORTS STRATEGIC REORGANIZATION

Wealthtrust Axiom Llc increased its stake in International Business Machs (IBM) by 7.19% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Wealthtrust Axiom Llc bought 4,108 shares as the company’s stock declined 16.83% with the market. The institutional investor held 61,265 shares of the computer manufacturing company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $9.26 million, up from 57,157 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Wealthtrust Axiom Llc who had been investing in International Business Machs for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $110.00B market cap company. The stock increased 0.29% or $0.35 during the last trading session, reaching $121.04. About 1.63 million shares traded. International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) has declined 21.12% since January 10, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 21.12% the S&P500. Some Historical IBM News: 20/03/2018 – NeuVector and IBM Cloud Announce Run-Time Security for Kubernetes; 17/04/2018 – IBM 1Q Global Business Services Rev $4.17B; 20/03/2018 – IBM CEO: Companies should self-regulate on privacy; 20/03/2018 – REG-WlSeKey Introduces lNeS #Think2018, a Security Broker Solution, Designed to Secure Devices, Cloud & IOT Applications, Integrated with IBM’s new Watson IoT Platform; 20/03/2018 – Apple Rumors Feed: Apple IBM combine Watson and Core ML for the smartest ever mobile apps (Ben Lovejoy/9 to 5 Mac); 29/03/2018 – IBM TO HIRE 400 ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE EXPERTS IN FRANCE: AFP; 17/04/2018 – U.S. Supreme Court rules that Microsoft email privacy dispute is moot; 12/04/2018 – CYBRIC and IBM Resilient Integrate to More Quickly Identify and Remediate Cyber Threats; 03/05/2018 – The Doss Firm, LLC and O’Dell & O’Neal, Inc.: Investment Fraud Claims Filed Against CUNA Brokerage Services, Inc., IBM Southeas; 17/04/2018 – IBM 1Q GAAP and Operating Tax Rates Include $800 Million Discrete Tax Benefit

Since August 3, 2018, it had 5 buys, and 1 sale for $426,695 activity. On Thursday, November 1 WADDELL FREDERICK H bought $249,722 worth of International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) or 2,153 shares. Gherson Diane J sold $1.67 million worth of International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) on Friday, August 3. The insider TAUREL SIDNEY bought 4,311 shares worth $495,846. Rometty Virginia M also bought $998,835 worth of International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) on Friday, November 2. On Thursday, November 1 the insider Swedish Joseph bought $232,838.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.91 in Q3 2018. Its up 0.01, from 0.9 in 2018Q2. It is positive, as 65 investors sold IBM shares while 594 reduced holdings. 116 funds opened positions while 481 raised stakes. 492.69 million shares or 0.61% more from 489.70 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Bokf Na invested 0.26% in International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM). Beech Hill Advisors Inc stated it has 0.32% in International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM). Finemark Bankshares & holds 11,402 shares. And Communications owns 154,337 shares for 6.93% of their portfolio. Daiwa Secs holds 52,490 shares. Sageworth holds 0.01% or 400 shares in its portfolio. State Street reported 53.12M shares or 0.62% of all its holdings. Gamco Invsts Et Al reported 11,459 shares. Capital City Fl, a Florida-based fund reported 10,629 shares. Bp Public Limited Liability Com invested in 100,000 shares. Torray Ltd Liability Corporation stated it has 105,205 shares. Signaturefd Ltd Liability Corporation holds 0.15% or 9,535 shares in its portfolio. Pathstone Family Office invested 0.06% of its portfolio in International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM). Blume Capital Mgmt Inc holds 0.07% of its portfolio in International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) for 840 shares. Fragasso reported 0.42% stake.

Wealthtrust Axiom Llc, which manages about $614.70M and $296.31M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Nutrien Ltd by 32,046 shares to 62,041 shares, valued at $3.58 million in 2018Q3, according to the filing.

More notable recent International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “IBM: Follow Buffett? – Seeking Alpha” on November 22, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “How Safe Is IBM’s Dividend? – Seeking Alpha” published on November 23, 2018, Streetinsider.com published: “IBM (IBM) Announces $540M Services Agreement with Nordic’s Nordea Bank – StreetInsider.com” on January 08, 2019. More interesting news about International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “IBM: One Sentence – Seeking Alpha” published on October 22, 2018 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “IBM Earnings Preview: The Song Remains The Same – Still No Revenue Growth – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: January 09, 2019.

Among 35 analysts covering International Business Machines (NYSE:IBM), 14 have Buy rating, 5 Sell and 16 Hold. Therefore 40% are positive. International Business Machines had 142 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Sell” rating by Societe Generale given on Wednesday, April 19. The company was maintained on Thursday, March 31 by Morgan Stanley. The stock of International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) earned “Perform” rating by Oppenheimer on Tuesday, August 16. Citigroup maintained the shares of IBM in report on Wednesday, October 21 with “Neutral” rating. The stock of International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) earned “Neutral” rating by JP Morgan on Tuesday, April 19. Societe Generale maintained the shares of IBM in report on Friday, January 19 with “Sell” rating. The stock has “Overweight” rating by Morgan Stanley on Thursday, February 18. The company was maintained on Wednesday, July 19 by UBS. Goldman Sachs maintained it with “Neutral” rating and $160 target in Tuesday, September 22 report. As per Wednesday, August 16, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies.

Among 40 analysts covering The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS), 25 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 13 Hold. Therefore 63% are positive. The Walt Disney Company had 166 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Buy” rating by Topeka Capital Markets given on Thursday, October 29. The rating was upgraded by Imperial Capital on Tuesday, November 27 to “Buy”. The rating was upgraded by Macquarie Research on Tuesday, January 2 to “Outperform”. The rating was upgraded by Goldman Sachs to “Buy” on Tuesday, January 17. The stock of The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) earned “Sell” rating by BMO Capital Markets on Wednesday, August 9. Credit Suisse maintained the shares of DIS in report on Tuesday, November 10 with “Outperform” rating. Jefferies maintained the shares of DIS in report on Thursday, May 11 with “Hold” rating. FBR Capital maintained the stock with “Neutral” rating in Wednesday, May 9 report. The rating was maintained by FBR Capital on Friday, August 28 with “Buy”. On Friday, August 14 the stock rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with “Equal-Weight”.

Analysts await The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) to report earnings on February, 5 after the close. They expect $1.59 earnings per share, down 15.87% or $0.30 from last year’s $1.89 per share. DIS’s profit will be $2.37B for 17.63 P/E if the $1.59 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.48 actual earnings per share reported by The Walt Disney Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 7.43% EPS growth.

More notable recent The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) news were published by: Fool.com which released: “Netflix’s Movie Strategy Is Already Paying Off – The Motley Fool” on December 16, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Report: Ice Cube gathering financing to push for Fox regional sports nets – Seeking Alpha” published on January 09, 2019, Seekingalpha.com published: “ESPN enters pact to bring X Games to China – Seeking Alpha” on January 10, 2019. More interesting news about The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) were released by: Bizjournals.com and their article: “Disney’s shopping spree continues with 1,500-acre land buy – Orlando Business Journal” published on January 09, 2019 as well as Investorplace.com‘s news article titled: “7 Dow Jones Stocks Set to Charge Higher – Investorplace.com” with publication date: January 09, 2019.

Since July 11, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 12 sales for $11.00 million activity. On Wednesday, December 12 the insider WOODFORD BRENT sold $508,690. $124,178 worth of The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) was sold by BRAVERMAN ALAN N. Shares for $3.44 million were sold by Parker Mary Jayne.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.27 in 2018 Q3. Its up 0.04, from 1.23 in 2018Q2. It increased, as 61 investors sold DIS shares while 549 reduced holdings. 149 funds opened positions while 628 raised stakes. 890.89 million shares or 8.78% less from 976.63 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. 88,816 are held by Carret Asset Mngmt Ltd Co. Page Arthur B holds 0.31% or 3,125 shares in its portfolio. 5,621 are owned by Bingham Osborn Scarborough Limited Liability. Comml Bank Of Hawaii reported 0.09% stake. Greenleaf Trust invested in 0.05% or 23,967 shares. First Allied Advisory Inc stated it has 0.23% of its portfolio in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS). Lmr Prtn Limited Liability Partnership reported 0.05% in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS). Wellington Shields And Limited Liability Company has 1.5% invested in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS). Smithfield holds 23,550 shares. City Tru Fl owns 13,039 shares. Renaissance Ltd reported 290,188 shares or 1.19% of all its holdings. South State Corporation invested in 1.17% or 97,594 shares. Shapiro Cap Mngmt Ltd reported 966,459 shares. Moreover, Quantum has 0.15% invested in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS). Court Place Advisors Ltd has invested 0.64% in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS).

Pineno Levin & Ford Asset Management Inc, which manages about $237.57 million and $247.99 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Dowdupont Inc by 50,490 shares to 53,562 shares, valued at $3.45 million in 2018Q3, according to the filing.

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