As Ship Finance International L (SFL) Valuation Declined, Holder Oceanic Investment Management LTD Lowered by $3.55 Million Its Position; Cryder Capital Partners Llp Upped Alliance Data Systems (ADS) Stake by $415,832 as Stock Price Declined

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Oceanic Investment Management Ltd decreased its stake in Ship Finance International L (SFL) by 73.98% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Oceanic Investment Management Ltd sold 41,800 shares as the company’s stock declined 9.71% with the market. The hedge fund held 14,700 shares of the marine transportation company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $1.25M, down from 56,500 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Oceanic Investment Management Ltd who had been investing in Ship Finance International L for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $1.23B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.52% or $0.06 during the last trading session, reaching $11.42. About 468,946 shares traded. Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE:SFL) has declined 16.33% since January 12, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 16.33% the S&P500. Some Historical SFL News: 31/05/2018 – SHIP FINANCE INTERNATIONAL LTD – CASH CONSIDERATION FOR DEAL IS FINANCED WITH CASH ON BALANCE SHEET AND A $320 MLN UNSECURED LOAN FACILITY; 19/04/2018 – SHIP FINANCE INTERNATIONAL – NOTES WILL PAY INTEREST QUARTERLY IN ARREARS AT A RATE OF 4.875% PER ANNUM, AND WILL MATURE ON MAY 1, 2023; 31/05/2018 – Ship Finance Agrees to Acquire Four Large Container Vessels in Combination With Long-Term Time-Charters; 19/04/2018 – Ship Finance Closes Below 200-Day Moving Average: Technicals; 31/05/2018 – SHIP FINANCE 1Q EPS 24C; 19/04/2018 – SFL – Ship Finance Intl Limited Announces the Pricing of $150 Million Notes Due 2023 Offering; 18/04/2018 – SHIP FINANCE INTL LIMITED: SFL – SHIP FINANCE INTL LIMITED:; 26/03/2018 – SFL – Filing of 2017 Annual Report on Form 20-F; 19/04/2018 – Ship Finance Notes to Pay Interest Quarterly at a Rate of 4.875%/Year; 20/05/2018 – Strong Programme Raises Profile of the Maritime Standard Ship Finance and Trade Conference

Cryder Capital Partners Llp increased its stake in Alliance Data Systems Corp (ADS) by 0.67% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Cryder Capital Partners Llp bought 1,762 shares as the company’s stock declined 24.64% with the market. The institutional investor held 264,203 shares of the business services company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $62.39 million, up from 262,441 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Cryder Capital Partners Llp who had been investing in Alliance Data Systems Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $9.12 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.14% or $0.24 during the last trading session, reaching $167.47. About 715,862 shares traded or 12.81% up from the average. Alliance Data Systems Corporation (NYSE:ADS) has declined 22.99% since January 12, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 22.99% the S&P500. Some Historical ADS News: 25/05/2018 – Hartford Dividend and Growth Adds Alliance Data, Cuts PNC; 13/03/2018 – Alliance Data Ranks Among BenchmarkPortal’s Top Contact Centers And Receives The “Center of Excellence” Certification For An In; 19/04/2018 – Alliance Data Systems 1Q EPS $2.95; 19/04/2018 – ALLIANCE DATA REAFFIRMS FORECAST FOR 2018; 15/05/2018 – Alliance Data Systems April Net Charge-Offs as Percentage of Avg Receivables 6.3%; 23/05/2018 – Alliance Data To Participate At The R.W. Baird 2018 Global Consumer, Technology & Services Conference; 03/04/2018 – Andy Frawley Appointed to cogint Board of Directors; 04/05/2018 – ALLIANCE DATA SYSTEMS CORP ADS.N : COMPASS POINT CUTS PRICET TARGET TO $215 FROM $240; 29/03/2018 – Alliance Data Issues Statement on Facebook’s Announced Wind-Down of Data Provider Relationships; 15/05/2018 – IKEA U.S. launches the IKEA Visa Credit Card making shopping more accessible and affordable for the many

Analysts await Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE:SFL) to report earnings on February, 26. They expect $0.39 EPS, up 62.50% or $0.15 from last year’s $0.24 per share. SFL’s profit will be $41.97M for 7.32 P/E if the $0.39 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.33 actual EPS reported by Ship Finance International Limited for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 18.18% EPS growth.

More notable recent Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE:SFL) news were published by: Globenewswire.com which released: “Consolidated Research: 2018 Summary Expectations for Ship Finance International, NexGen Energy, Splunk, Red Hat, Intuitive Surgical, and JinkoSolar Holding Company — Fundamental Analysis, Key Performance Indications – GlobeNewswire” on October 22, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “The Market Just Puked: This Attractive 10.5% Yield Is On Sale – Seeking Alpha” published on October 11, 2018, Zacks.com published: “Ship Finance (SFL) Q3 Earnings Surpass Estimates – Zacks.com” on November 20, 2018. More interesting news about Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE:SFL) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Container Shipping Companies Brace For Uncertain 2019 – Seeking Alpha” published on December 12, 2018 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Ship Finance: Takeaways From Q3 Results – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: November 21, 2018.

Among 5 analysts covering Ship Finance International Ltd (NYSE:SFL), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 20% are positive. Ship Finance International Ltd had 11 analyst reports since October 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was upgraded on Friday, June 1 by Seaport Global. The firm earned “Equal-Weight” rating on Monday, February 12 by Morgan Stanley. As per Monday, June 5, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. Seaport Global initiated the stock with “Neutral” rating in Monday, August 22 report. Jefferies maintained it with “Hold” rating and $15 target in Wednesday, July 27 report. The stock of Ship Finance International Limited (NYSE:SFL) earned “Hold” rating by Jefferies on Monday, July 10. The stock has “Hold” rating by Jefferies on Monday, December 18.

Cryder Capital Partners Llp, which manages about $650.03 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Hca Healthcare Inc (NYSE:HCA) by 65,832 shares to 769,824 shares, valued at $107.10 million in 2018Q3, according to the filing.

More notable recent Alliance Data Systems Corporation (NYSE:ADS) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Alliance Data Systems: Great Entry Point – Seeking Alpha” on November 27, 2018, also Streetinsider.com with their article: “Citigroup allows hedge fund ValueAct more access – StreetInsider.com” published on January 11, 2019, Seekingalpha.com published: “Alliance Data Systems: Hold Off For Now – Seeking Alpha” on July 29, 2018. More interesting news about Alliance Data Systems Corporation (NYSE:ADS) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Alliance Data considers Epsilon’s future – Seeking Alpha” published on November 27, 2018 as well as Streetinsider.com‘s news article titled: “Takeda (TAK) Announces Listing of American Depositary Shares on NYSE – StreetInsider.com” with publication date: December 18, 2018.

Among 37 analysts covering Alliance Data Systems (NYSE:ADS), 21 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 14 Hold. Therefore 57% are positive. Alliance Data Systems had 108 analyst reports since August 9, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Wednesday, August 23 the stock rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with “Hold”. The rating was upgraded by JP Morgan on Friday, August 14 to “Overweight”. The stock of Alliance Data Systems Corporation (NYSE:ADS) has “Sell” rating given on Friday, November 4 by Compass Point. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Buy” rating and $293.0 target in Thursday, January 4 report. The rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with “Buy” on Thursday, October 19. The rating was downgraded by BMO Capital Markets to “Market Perform” on Friday, July 22. The company was maintained on Thursday, April 5 by Piper Jaffray. The company was maintained on Thursday, April 12 by Oppenheimer. Stephens maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Tuesday, January 2 report. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Monday, April 16 by BMO Capital Markets.

Since July 24, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 4 insider sales for $179.24 million activity. Pearson Bryan A had sold 3,424 shares worth $793,231. 16,035 shares were sold by HORN CHARLES L, worth $3.73M.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.95 in Q3 2018. Its down 0.03, from 0.98 in 2018Q2. It fall, as 30 investors sold ADS shares while 169 reduced holdings. 68 funds opened positions while 122 raised stakes. 47.62 million shares or 4.11% less from 49.66 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Missouri-based Jones Companies Lllp has invested 0% in Alliance Data Systems Corporation (NYSE:ADS). Profund Advisors Ltd owns 1,227 shares or 0.01% of their US portfolio. Perigon Wealth Mngmt Ltd Company reported 0.07% stake. Prescott General Partners Lc owns 265,370 shares or 2.11% of their US portfolio. Comm State Bank accumulated 1,187 shares or 0% of the stock. Rafferty Asset Mgmt Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 11,356 shares. Personal has 0.07% invested in Alliance Data Systems Corporation (NYSE:ADS). Us Commercial Bank De invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Alliance Data Systems Corporation (NYSE:ADS). Landscape Capital Mgmt Lc holds 0.1% or 5,781 shares. Garrison Financial invested 0.96% in Alliance Data Systems Corporation (NYSE:ADS). Sector Pension Board stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Alliance Data Systems Corporation (NYSE:ADS). Rmb Capital Mngmt Llc has 120,563 shares. Federated Pa has invested 0% in Alliance Data Systems Corporation (NYSE:ADS). Oppenheimer & holds 0.01% or 1,645 shares in its portfolio. Davidson Invest Advsr invested 1.22% of its portfolio in Alliance Data Systems Corporation (NYSE:ADS).

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