Thompson Investment Management Has Raised Its General Elec Co (GE) Holding; El Paso Electric Co (EE) Has 1.07 Sentiment

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El Paso Electric Co (EE) investors sentiment increased to 1.07 in Q3 2018. It’s up 0.10, from 0.97 in 2018Q2. The ratio is positive, as 72 funds increased and started new holdings, while 67 sold and reduced their stakes in El Paso Electric Co. The funds in our database now own: 38.38 million shares, down from 39.63 million shares in 2018Q2. Also, the number of funds holding El Paso Electric Co in top ten holdings increased from 0 to 1 for an increase of 1. Sold All: 10 Reduced: 57 Increased: 48 New Position: 24.

Thompson Investment Management Inc increased General Elec Co (GE) stake by 14.83% reported in 2018Q3 SEC filing. Thompson Investment Management Inc acquired 127,292 shares as General Elec Co (GE)’s stock declined 44.60%. The Thompson Investment Management Inc holds 985,483 shares with $11.13 million value, up from 858,191 last quarter. General Elec Co now has $77.50 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.34% or $0.03 during the last trading session, reaching $8.91. About 44.70M shares traded. General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) has declined 60.87% since January 11, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 60.87% the S&P500. Some Historical GE News: 28/03/2018 – New Equifax CEO Begor Is Former GE Executive; 04/04/2018 – GE’s Advanced Gas Path Upgrades Generate $775 Million in Total Customer Value Annually; 27/03/2018 – The jump comes a day after GE fell as far as $12.73 per share – the lowest level since July 2009; 23/05/2018 – GERMAN SOLAR BATTERY MAKER SONNEN SAYS SECURES 60 MLN EUROS IN FUNDING FROM SHELL VENTURES, OTHER INVESTORS; 20/04/2018 – General Electric 1Q Loss $1.15B; 02/04/2018 – Veritas Capital, GE Healthcare Deal Seen Closing in 3Q; 20/04/2018 – GE GE.N SAYS IT MAY ANNOUNCE SALE OF DISTRIBUTED POWER BUSINESS IN MID-2018, SEES STRONG INTEREST; 22/05/2018 – Channel NewsAsia: Exclusive: GE seeking to shed troubled insurance business; 23/04/2018 – INSIGHT-Inside Deripaska’s scramble to soften Russia sanctions blow; 17/04/2018 – EXCLUSIVE-Russia’s drive to replace Western power technology hits snag

More notable recent General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “General Electric Will Be A Penny Stock In 2019 – Seeking Alpha” on January 09, 2019, also 247Wallst.com with their article: “The 5 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks – 24/7 Wall St.” published on January 11, 2019, Investorplace.com published: “The Outlook on GE Stock Has Greatly Improved – Investorplace.com” on January 10, 2019. More interesting news about General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) were released by: Finance.Yahoo.com and their article: “5 Top Stock Trades for Thursday: Trading GE, MU and SWKS – Yahoo Finance” published on January 09, 2019 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “3 Reasons Why I Just Tripled My GE Position – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: January 07, 2019.

Since July 24, 2018, it had 4 insider purchases, and 0 insider sales for $5.27 million activity. 60,000 shares valued at $499,200 were bought by DSOUZA FRANCISCO on Wednesday, November 14. DIMITRIEF ALEXANDER bought $94,800 worth of General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) on Tuesday, November 6. CULP H LAWRENCE JR had bought 225,000 shares worth $2.19 million on Thursday, November 1.

Thompson Investment Management Inc decreased Black Knight Inc Com stake by 21,125 shares to 22,519 valued at $1.17 million in 2018Q3. It also reduced Hanger Inc Com New (NYSE:HGR) stake by 23,130 shares and now owns 646,599 shares. Urban Outfitters Inc Com (NASDAQ:URBN) was reduced too.

Among 9 analysts covering General Electric (NYSE:GE), 5 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 56% are positive. General Electric had 15 analyst reports since July 12, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Wednesday, October 31 by Deutsche Bank. As per Tuesday, October 2, the company rating was upgraded by Wolfe Research. The company was upgraded on Monday, October 8 by Barclays Capital. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Monday, July 23 by Argus Research. RBC Capital Markets upgraded the shares of GE in report on Tuesday, October 2 to “Outperform” rating. As per Tuesday, October 30, the company rating was maintained by Citigroup. The stock has “Hold” rating by Deutsche Bank on Thursday, July 12. The firm has “Buy” rating by UBS given on Wednesday, October 31. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Thursday, December 13 by JP Morgan. As per Friday, July 27, the company rating was maintained by Bank of America.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.56 in 2018 Q3. Its down 0.03, from 0.59 in 2018Q2. It dropped, as 83 investors sold GE shares while 743 reduced holdings. 114 funds opened positions while 346 raised stakes. 4.54 billion shares or 0.56% more from 4.51 billion shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Gemmer Asset Ltd Com owns 11,982 shares. Woodstock Corporation holds 313,517 shares or 0.6% of its portfolio. Trustco Bankshares N Y stated it has 334,190 shares or 4.09% of all its holdings. Bangor Commercial Bank accumulated 44,959 shares. Cohen Management Incorporated invested in 301,791 shares or 0.77% of the stock. Planning Alternatives Limited Adv has 12,687 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Kessler Invest Group Inc Ltd Liability Corporation stated it has 0% of its portfolio in General Electric Company (NYSE:GE). Southeast Asset Advsr has invested 0.04% in General Electric Company (NYSE:GE). Novare Capital Management Limited reported 27,631 shares. Plante Moran Fincl Limited Company invested in 22,257 shares. Ironwood Invest Mngmt Ltd Liability Corporation, a Massachusetts-based fund reported 31,675 shares. Principal Fincl Grp Incorporated owns 13.44 million shares. Wg Shaheen And Assoc Dba Whitney And stated it has 6,546 shares. Sterneck Mgmt Ltd Limited Liability Company has invested 0.29% of its portfolio in General Electric Company (NYSE:GE). Jpmorgan Chase & holds 0.03% or 11.99 million shares in its portfolio.

The stock decreased 0.86% or $0.43 during the last trading session, reaching $49.67. About 61,535 shares traded. El Paso Electric Company (EE) has declined 7.55% since January 11, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 7.55% the S&P500. Some Historical EE News: 03/05/2018 – EL PASO ELECTRIC CO QUARTERLY OPERATING REVENUES $175.7 MLN VS $171.3 MLN; 30/05/2018 – EL PASO NAT GAS: LINE 2000 TO BE SHUT-IN FOR REPAIRS; 03/05/2018 – El Paso Electric 1Q Rev $175.7M; 11/05/2018 – Moody’s Assigns Aa2 Und/Aaa Enh To El Paso Isd, Tx’s Goult; Outlook Stable; 17/04/2018 – Marcus® Hotels & Resorts Assumes Management of the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel El Paso Downtown and Courtyard by Marriott El; 16/04/2018 – US Customs: The U.S. Border Patrol El Paso Sector Kicks off 21st Border Safety Initiative; 19/04/2018 – DJ El Paso Electric Company, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (EE); 11/04/2018 – DoJ TN Western: El Paso Area Doctor Indicted on Federal Drug Charges; 08/03/2018 – Dir Wertheimer Gifts 115 Of El Paso Electric Co; 04/04/2018 – EPA: El Paso Electric Earns 2017 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year Honors

Electron Capital Partners Llc holds 6.07% of its portfolio in El Paso Electric Company for 737,252 shares. Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co owns 469,611 shares or 1.34% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc. has 1.18% invested in the company for 1.99 million shares. The Maryland-based Investment Counselors Of Maryland Llc has invested 0.71% in the stock. Gabelli Funds Llc, a New York-based fund reported 1.90 million shares.

More notable recent El Paso Electric Company (NYSE:EE) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “New Residential: Why This 13.8% Yielder Fell 20%, And What Comes Next – Seeking Alpha” on December 31, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “El Paso Electric Co. 2018 Q3 – Results – Earnings Call Slides – Seeking Alpha” published on November 01, 2018, Fool.com published: “Why Logitech International, Shopify, and El Paso Electric Jumped Today – The Motley Fool” on May 03, 2018. More interesting news about El Paso Electric Company (NYSE:EE) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “El Paso Electric’s (EE) CEO Mary Kipp on Q1 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript – Seeking Alpha” published on May 05, 2018 as well as Businesswire.com‘s news article titled: “El Paso Electric Announces Quarterly Dividend – Business Wire” with publication date: November 28, 2018.

Analysts await El Paso Electric Company (NYSE:EE) to report earnings on February, 26. They expect $-0.11 EPS, down 168.75% or $0.27 from last year’s $0.16 per share. After $1.79 actual EPS reported by El Paso Electric Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -106.15% negative EPS growth.

El Paso Electric Company, a public utility company, engages in the generation, transmission, and distribution of electricity in west Texas and southern New Mexico. The company has market cap of $2.02 billion. It generates electricity through nuclear fuel, natural gas, and coal facilities, as well as solar photovoltaic panels and wind turbines. It has a 19.1 P/E ratio. The firm owns or has ownership interests in various electrical generating facilities with a net dependable generating capability of approximately 2,080 megawatts; four 345 kilovolt transmission lines in New Mexico and Arizona; and three 500 kV lines in Arizona.

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