Westpac Banking Raised Its Anadarko Pete (APC) Holding by $6.50 Billion; Oldfield Partners Llp Has Raised Position in Ibm (IBM) as Valuation Declined

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Oldfield Partners Llp increased its stake in Ibm (IBM) by 12.36% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Oldfield Partners Llp bought 3,400 shares as the company’s stock declined 16.83% with the market. The institutional investor held 30,900 shares of the computer manufacturing company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $4.67M, up from 27,500 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Oldfield Partners Llp who had been investing in Ibm for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $109.94B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.67% or $0.82 during the last trading session, reaching $120.97. About 1.12M shares traded. International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) has declined 21.12% since January 11, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 21.12% the S&P500. Some Historical IBM News: 18/04/2018 – With Wednesday’s dip, IBM is down 12 percent on the 12-month period; 26/03/2018 – The CEOs of Apple and IBM think Facebook should see greater regulation in the wake of a data breach; 31/05/2018 – IBM Bluemix Services Market to Touch US$ 38,847 Million by 2026; Increasing Adoption of IBM Bluemix Services Across a Wide Rang; 15/05/2018 – BERKSHIRE EXITED IBM, GHC IN 1Q: 13F; 24/05/2018 – IBM and Crédit Mutuel Strengthen Their Strategic Partnership to Build the Bank of Tomorrow; 21/03/2018 – Datameer Partners with IBM in New Data Science and Machine Learning Platform; 26/03/2018 – Freudenberg IT (FIT) Wins IBM Top Strategic Service Provider Excellence Award; 20/03/2018 – NeuVector and IBM Cloud Announce Run-Time Security for Kubernetes; 26/04/2018 – Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. Announces Leading-Edge Joint Development Agreement With IBM Research; 16/03/2018 – IBM – UNVEILED A NEW DATA SCIENCE AND MACHINE LEARNING PLATFORM

Westpac Banking Corp increased its stake in Anadarko Pete Corp (APC) by 253.41% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Westpac Banking Corp bought 96,461 shares as the company’s stock declined 19.18% with the market. The institutional investor held 134,526 shares of the oil & gas production company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $9.07 billion, up from 38,065 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Westpac Banking Corp who had been investing in Anadarko Pete Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $24.02B market cap company. The stock decreased 1.43% or $0.69 during the last trading session, reaching $47.64. About 1.22M shares traded. Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) has risen 7.90% since January 11, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 7.90% the S&P500. Some Historical APC News: 18/05/2018 – Engineering News: Anadarko seeks to raise $14bn to $15bn for Mozambique LNG project; 09/05/2018 – MCDERMOTT INTERNATIONAL – ANNOUNCED CONTRACT AWARD FROM ANADARKO PETROLEUM FOR SUBSEA UMBILICAL AND FLOWLINE INSTALLATION; 09/05/2018 – ARGENTINA’S GOVERNMENT WOULD START NEW TALKS WITH REFINERS, OIL PRODUCERS IF A NEW FUEL PRICE AGREEMENT IS REQUIRED AFTER JUNE -ENERGY MIN; 04/04/2018 – Midstates Petroleum Announces Agreement for Sale of Anadarko Basin Producing Properties for $58 M; 12/04/2018 – TGS-NOPEC Geophysical: TGS announces expansion of its 2018 onshore seismic activity with third project in the Anadarko Basin; 02/05/2018 – ANADARKO ‘MOTIVATED’ TO ADD MORE BUYBACKS IF CASH FLOWS PERSIST; 27/04/2018 – STONE ENERGY – EXECUTION OF DEAL TO PURCHASE RAM POWELL UNIT, RELATED ASSETS, FROM SHELL OFFSHORE, EXXON MOBIL CORPORATION AND ANADARKO US OFFSHORE; 27/03/2018 – ANADARKO PETROLEUM APC.N CHIEF EXECUTIVE AL WALKER SEES SERVICE COSTS RISING 10-15 PERCENT IN DELAWARE PORTION OF PERMIAN BASIN THIS YEAR; 27/03/2018 – Algeria’s 2017 energy export volumes slip, earnings up -c.bank; 29/05/2018 – MITSUI & CO TO WORK WITH ANADARKO PETROLEUM, MOZAMBIQUE’S STATE-OWNED OIL CONCERN & OTHERS ON OIL FIELD;TOTAL PROJECT COST ESTIMATED AT $15 BLN-NIKKEI

More notable recent Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Tough energy proposals fail in Colorado, Washington – Seeking Alpha” on November 07, 2018, also Investingnews.com with their article: “Alliance Buys AllDale Oil and Gas Assets for US$175 Million – Investing News Network” published on January 08, 2019, Seekingalpha.com published: “Anadarko unveils 2019 capex outlook, ups dividend, raises stock buybacks – Seeking Alpha” on November 15, 2018. More interesting news about Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Anadarko Petroleum declares $0.30 dividend – Seeking Alpha” published on November 15, 2018 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Anadarko’s Debt-Fueled Buybacks Are Dangerous – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: November 01, 2018.

Westpac Banking Corp, which manages about $5832.75B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Roper Technologies Inc (NYSE:ROP) by 1,400 shares to 26,303 shares, valued at $7.79 billion in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Honeywell Intl Inc (NYSE:HON) by 9,436 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 217,798 shares, and cut its stake in American Assets Tr Inc (NYSE:AAT).

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.84 in 2018 Q3. Its down 0.08, from 0.92 in 2018Q2. It dropped, as 66 investors sold APC shares while 253 reduced holdings. 80 funds opened positions while 187 raised stakes. 410.78 million shares or 4.16% less from 428.61 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. 3,800 are owned by Chicago Equity Prtnrs Llc. Ancora Advsrs Ltd Liability invested in 800 shares. State Of Alaska Department Of Revenue reported 102,527 shares. Wealthtrust Fairport Lc owns 2,850 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Grandfield Dodd Limited Company holds 0.02% of its portfolio in Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) for 3,339 shares. Elm Ridge Mngmt Llc invested 5.65% of its portfolio in Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC). Suntrust Banks reported 0.02% of its portfolio in Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC). Meeder Asset, a Ohio-based fund reported 7,010 shares. Moreover, Virtu Fincl Limited Co has 0% invested in Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) for 2,982 shares. Clear Harbor Asset Mngmt Ltd Co accumulated 7,600 shares. Nelson Van Denburg And Campbell Wealth Management Gru Ltd Limited Liability Company, a Nebraska-based fund reported 5 shares. Bokf Na has invested 0.11% in Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC). Factory Mutual Co owns 676,200 shares. Moreover, Mason Street Ltd Liability Corp has 0.1% invested in Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC). 64,122 are held by Waratah Capital Advisors Limited.

Among 43 analysts covering Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC), 36 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 84% are positive. Anadarko Petroleum Corporation had 161 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Sell” rating by Barclays Capital on Thursday, December 21. Deutsche Bank upgraded Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) on Thursday, October 13 to “Buy” rating. The company was maintained on Tuesday, July 18 by Cowen & Co. The rating was initiated by Piper Jaffray with “Buy” on Thursday, December 21. Jefferies maintained the shares of APC in report on Monday, August 28 with “Buy” rating. On Friday, November 11 the stock rating was upgraded by Guggenheim to “Buy”. Piper Jaffray maintained Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) rating on Tuesday, January 9. Piper Jaffray has “Buy” rating and $64.0 target. The stock of Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) earned “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Tuesday, June 6. BMO Capital Markets maintained Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) on Friday, September 1 with “Hold” rating. The firm has “Underperform” rating by CLSA given on Wednesday, September 14.

Oldfield Partners Llp, which manages about $6.57B and $974.07M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Barrick Gold Corp (NYSE:ABX) by 360,500 shares to 5.63M shares, valued at $62.18 million in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Hewlett Packard by 27,100 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 6.77M shares, and cut its stake in Oceaneering Int. (NYSE:OII).

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 stock of International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) has “Underperform” rating given on Tuesday, October 18 by Credit Suisse. The firm has “Neutral” rating by Goldman Sachs given on Tuesday, October 18. Deutsche Bank maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Tuesday, October 20 report. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Sector Perform” rating and $145 target in Monday, January 18 report. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Wednesday, April 18 report. Morgan Stanley upgraded the stock to “Overweight” rating in Thursday, February 18 report. The company was maintained on Wednesday, August 23 by Morgan Stanley. The stock of International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) earned “Hold” rating by Guggenheim on Thursday, July 13. The stock of International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) has “Underweight” rating given on Tuesday, October 18 by Barclays Capital. The stock of International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) has “Underweight” rating given on Wednesday, October 18 by Barclays Capital.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.91 in 2018 Q3. 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. Fukoku Mutual Life Insurance Com reported 0.07% of its portfolio in International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM). Mcf Advsr Ltd Com owns 0.03% invested in International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) for 1,243 shares. Kings Point Mngmt owns 1,076 shares. Culbertson A N holds 1.06% or 25,756 shares in its portfolio. Asset Mngmt Limited Liability holds 42,352 shares. Hamlin Mngmt Ltd Limited Liability Company owns 617,920 shares or 3.66% of their US portfolio. Loudon Inv Management holds 1.24% or 10,165 shares in its portfolio. Triangle Wealth Mgmt holds 0.21% or 2,604 shares. Moody Bancshares Division reported 0.09% in International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM). Beaumont Financial Limited Com holds 8,545 shares. Bath Savings accumulated 0.11% or 3,361 shares. West Oak Llc owns 0% invested in International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) for 10,198 shares. Gabelli Funds Ltd Llc accumulated 62,000 shares or 0.05% of the stock. Mogy Joel R Counsel owns 10,240 shares. Wellington Shields Capital Mgmt Ltd Limited Liability Company owns 17,238 shares for 0.42% of their portfolio.

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