Bremer Trust National Association Has Cut Netflix (NFLX) Holding by $348,009; Principal Financial Group Has Trimmed Its Vmware (VMW) Position by $950,040

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Principal Financial Group Inc decreased its stake in Vmware Inc (VMW) by 9.32% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Principal Financial Group Inc sold 6,090 shares as the company’s stock rose 6.22% while stock markets declined. The institutional investor held 59,234 shares of the technology company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $9.24 million, down from 65,324 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Principal Financial Group Inc who had been investing in Vmware Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $61.03 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.97% or $1.46 during the last trading session, reaching $148.88. About 1.42M shares traded. VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW) has risen 39.36% since January 11, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 39.36% the S&P500. Some Historical VMW News: 23/05/2018 – Okta and VMware Announce Partnership to Deliver Advanced Identity Capabilities for the Digital Workspace; 23/05/2018 – VMWARE INC – CO, OKTA ANNOUNCED A PARTNERSHIP AND INTEGRATION BETWEEN VMWARE WORKSPACE ONE AND OKTA IDENTITY CLOUD; 14/05/2018 – San Jose Bus Jrn: Report: VMWare CFO likely to turn down job at Uber, slowing down ride-hailing giant’s race to IPO; 03/05/2018 – Benu Networks’ Virtual Service Edge Platform Achieves VMware Ready Status; 17/04/2018 – Yahoo! UK: Carl Icahn has taken a ‘medium’-sized stake in VMware; 12/03/2018 – MEDIA-VMware Shareholder Jericho Slams Dell Technologies Deal Talks – Bloomberg; 16/04/2018 – Tsachy Mishal: “(Bloomberg) — Dell Technologies Inc. is leaning against areverse merger with VMware Inc., one of the options t; 17/04/2018 – CNBC: Carl Icahn has taken a ‘medium’-sized stake in VMware; 19/03/2018 – T. Rowe Price Says It Would Be Against a Dell-VMware Merger — Barrons.com; 28/03/2018 – Computer Design & Integration LLC Technical Experts Honored for Contributions to the VMware Community

Bremer Trust National Association decreased its stake in Netflix Inc (NFLX) by 54.09% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Bremer Trust National Association sold 933 shares as the company’s stock declined 22.59% with the market. The institutional investor held 792 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $296,000, down from 1,725 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Bremer Trust National Association who had been investing in Netflix Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $141.58B market cap company. The stock increased 1.47% or $4.7 during the last trading session, reaching $324.66. About 36,867 shares traded. Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) has risen 45.63% since January 11, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 45.63% the S&P500. Some Historical NFLX News: 25/05/2018 – The Columbian: Netflix signs deal with Obamas; 26/03/2018 – Netflix Renews `One Day at a Time’; 06/04/2018 – Jon Markman: Netflix offering more than $300 million for billboard company; 15/04/2018 – political HEDGE: Weekend Rewind April 6, 2018@6:11am Netflix offering more than $300 million for billboard company; 13/04/2018 – Netflix Could Be Hero for Weary Tech Investors Looking for Spark; 21/05/2018 – Netflix’s CEO boils down the success of his billion-dollar businesses to one ancient decision-making strategy: “first principles” thinking. via @CNBCMakeIt; 15/03/2018 – SPOTIFY CFO SAYS LONG-TERM FINANCIAL GOALS TARGET REV GROWTH OF 25-35 PCT; GROSS MARINS OF 30-35 PCT; 11/04/2018 – Moody’s Upgrades Netflix’s Debt Rating To Ba3 From B1; The Outlook Is Stable; 16/04/2018 – Millennial investors are loading up on Netflix ahead of earnings; 12/03/2018 – Zero Hedge: Apple Crushes Netflix Rumors: “Would Rather Build A Studio Than Buy Netflix”

Analysts await VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW) to report earnings on March, 7. They expect $1.50 earnings per share, up 10.29% or $0.14 from last year’s $1.36 per share. VMW’s profit will be $614.84 million for 24.81 P/E if the $1.50 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.21 actual earnings per share reported by VMware, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 23.97% EPS growth.

Among 51 analysts covering VMware Inc (NYSE:VMW), 22 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 28 Hold. Therefore 43% are positive. VMware Inc had 199 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Thursday, August 24, the company rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained it with “Overweight” rating and $160 target in Friday, June 1 report. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, January 11 by Cowen & Co. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, May 31 by Drexel Hamilton. The company was maintained on Monday, May 21 by Credit Suisse. On Friday, December 1 the stock rating was downgraded by Drexel Hamilton to “Hold”. The company was maintained on Monday, November 26 by Morgan Stanley. Drexel Hamilton maintained VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW) on Friday, August 25 with “Buy” rating. Bank of America downgraded VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW) on Wednesday, October 21 to “Neutral” rating. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Wednesday, January 27 by Summit Research.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.99 in 2018 Q3. Its up 0.01, from 0.98 in 2018Q2. It is positive, as 50 investors sold VMW shares while 146 reduced holdings. 67 funds opened positions while 128 raised stakes. 72.96 million shares or 6.04% less from 77.65 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. State Street Corporation holds 0.02% of its portfolio in VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW) for 1.65M shares. Neuberger Berman Group Ltd Liability Co owns 7,017 shares. 153,195 are owned by Oak Associates Limited Oh. 110,905 were reported by Godsey Gibb Associate. Cibc Ww Markets has invested 0.01% in VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW). Ftb Advisors has 0% invested in VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW) for 84 shares. Meiji Yasuda Life Ins Company invested 0.21% in VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW). Prudential Pcl has invested 0% in VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW). 316,413 are owned by Nordea Inv Mngmt Ab. Marshall Wace Llp invested in 2,691 shares. Benjamin F Edwards And Co holds 0% or 239 shares in its portfolio. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) holds 0.09% of its portfolio in VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW) for 65,561 shares. Korea Inv holds 5,383 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Raymond James And Associate has invested 0.03% in VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW). Primecap Management Ca reported 1.63 million shares stake.

More notable recent VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW) news were published by: Benzinga.com which released: “Vmware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW) – Q3 Earnings Preview For VMware – Benzinga” on November 29, 2018, also Globenewswire.com with their article: “VMware Reports Fiscal 2019 Third Quarter Results NYSE:VMW – GlobeNewswire” published on November 29, 2018, Seekingalpha.com published: “VMware: Buy The Dip – Seeking Alpha” on August 27, 2018. More interesting news about VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “VMware Grows Through Acquisitions – Seeking Alpha” published on November 27, 2018 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Long-Term Growth Stocks – Cramer’s Mad Money (12/11/18) – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: December 12, 2018.

Since August 31, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 9 selling transactions for $18.53 million activity. BROWN MICHAEL W also sold $5.60 million worth of VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW) on Friday, December 14. Shares for $3.75 million were sold by GELSINGER PATRICK P. On Thursday, September 20 the insider Krysler P. Kevan sold $758,964. Another trade for 6,000 shares valued at $960,000 was sold by RAMASWAMI RAJIV. Shares for $576,449 were sold by Carli Maurizio on Friday, September 7. Olli Amy Fliegelman sold $229,155 worth of stock.

Principal Financial Group Inc, which manages about $113.47B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Lamar Advertising Co New (NASDAQ:LAMR) by 7,718 shares to 382,493 shares, valued at $29.76 million in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Biogen Inc (NASDAQ:BIIB) by 37,205 shares in the quarter, for a total of 443,917 shares, and has risen its stake in Spectrum Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:SPPI).

Since July 19, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 31 selling transactions for $207.52 million activity. BARTON RICHARD N sold 700 shares worth $255,115. Shares for $376,610 were sold by WELLS DAVID B. SARANDOS THEODORE A had sold 111,391 shares worth $40.10M. 38,976 shares valued at $14.47M were sold by HYMAN DAVID A on Thursday, July 19. $7.36 million worth of Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) was sold by HALEY TIMOTHY M on Tuesday, October 16. Bennett Kelly sold 14,000 shares worth $4.20 million.

More notable recent Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Netflix: Undervalued Or Not? – Seeking Alpha” on December 20, 2018, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “Disney, Verizon Extend Multi-Year Distribution Agreement – Nasdaq” published on December 31, 2018, Investorplace.com published: “5 Top Stock Trades for Thursday Morning: DIA, PLAY, NFLX – Investorplace.com” on December 12, 2018. More interesting news about Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) were released by: Fool.com and their article: “Is Roku Joining the Big Leagues? – The Motley Fool” published on January 08, 2019 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “Are Netflix and Etsy Stock Buys? – Nasdaq” with publication date: January 04, 2019.

Analysts await Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) to report earnings on January, 17 after the close. They expect $0.25 earnings per share, down 39.02% or $0.16 from last year’s $0.41 per share. NFLX’s profit will be $109.02M for 324.66 P/E if the $0.25 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.89 actual earnings per share reported by Netflix, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -71.91% negative EPS growth.

Bremer Trust National Association, which manages about $398.85 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Allstate Corp (NYSE:ALL) by 5,858 shares to 23,674 shares, valued at $2.34M in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) by 8,975 shares in the quarter, for a total of 40,641 shares, and has risen its stake in Mcdonalds Corp (NYSE:MCD).

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.2 in Q3 2018. Its down 0.11, from 1.31 in 2018Q2. It dived, as 69 investors sold NFLX shares while 325 reduced holdings. 139 funds opened positions while 333 raised stakes. 313.38 million shares or 0.16% less from 313.87 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Rothschild Asset Management Us Incorporated owns 30,469 shares. State Of Tennessee Treasury Department owns 276,501 shares for 0.5% of their portfolio. Teewinot Cap Advisers Limited Liability Company has 178,652 shares. Clifford Swan Investment Counsel Ltd Liability Company holds 844 shares or 0.02% of its portfolio. Tompkins Finance Corp holds 225 shares or 0.02% of its portfolio. Fulton National Bank & Trust Na has 0.14% invested in Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) for 5,580 shares. Bedrijfstakpensioenfonds Voor De Media Pno holds 3% of its portfolio in Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) for 50,000 shares. Dsam Prtnrs (London) has invested 2.33% of its portfolio in Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX). Janney Capital Limited Liability, a Pennsylvania-based fund reported 59,607 shares. Partner Investment Mngmt LP has 2,055 shares for 0.59% of their portfolio. Segment Wealth Mgmt Ltd Com invested in 1,474 shares or 0.12% of the stock. Gru One Trading LP invested 0% of its portfolio in Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX). Aqr Capital Ltd Liability Com reported 0.35% stake. Natl Asset Mgmt owns 13,480 shares. Pinnacle Finance Prtnrs invested in 0.51% or 16,186 shares.

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