Fiduciary Financial Services Of The Southwest Lifted Annaly Cap Mgmt (NLY) Holding by $337,420; Winfield Associates Has Decreased Its Facebook Cl A (FB) Position as Market Valuation Declined

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Fiduciary Financial Services Of The Southwest Inc increased its stake in Annaly Cap Mgmt Inc (NLY) by 99.11% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Fiduciary Financial Services Of The Southwest Inc bought 33,742 shares as the company’s stock declined 3.52% with the market. The institutional investor held 67,788 shares of the real estate investment trusts company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $693,000, up from 34,046 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Fiduciary Financial Services Of The Southwest Inc who had been investing in Annaly Cap Mgmt Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $13.06B market cap company. The stock increased 1.74% or $0.17 during the last trading session, reaching $9.94. About 24.22M shares traded or 73.43% up from the average. Annaly Capital Management, Inc. (NYSE:NLY) has declined 15.43% since January 12, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 15.43% the S&P500. Some Historical NLY News: 02/05/2018 – ANNALY CAPITAL MGMT TO BUY MTGE INVESTMENT FOR $900M; 15/03/2018 – Annaly Capital Declares Dividend of 30c; 02/05/2018 – Annaly Capital: Deal Is Mutually Beneficial to Hldrs of Both Companies; 03/05/2018 – MTGE ALERT: Johnson Fistel Investigates Proposed Sale of MTGE Investment Corp.; Are Shareholders Getting a Fair Deal?; 02/05/2018 – Annaly Capital 1Q Net $1.33B; 02/05/2018 – Annaly Capital: Deal values MTGE at $19.65 Per Shr; 10/05/2018 – Artemis Adds Annaly, Exits Corning, Cuts Equifax: 13F; 09/05/2018 – Annaly Capital Management, Inc. Announces Preferred Dividends

Winfield Associates Inc decreased its stake in Facebook Inc Cl A (FB) by 23.88% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Winfield Associates Inc sold 3,489 shares as the company’s stock declined 13.60% with the market. The institutional investor held 11,121 shares of the technology company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $1.83 million, down from 14,610 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Winfield Associates Inc who had been investing in Facebook Inc Cl A for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $413.25 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.28% or $0.4 during the last trading session, reaching $143.8. About 12.91M shares traded. Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) has declined 21.26% since January 12, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 21.26% the S&P500. Some Historical FB News: 25/04/2018 – FACEBOOK INC – MAUS WERE 2.20 BLN AS OF MARCH 31, 2018, AN INCREASE OF 13% YEAR-OVER-YEAR; 23/03/2018 – JUDGE AT A UK HIGH COURT HAS GRANTED APPLICATION BY INFORMATION COMMISSIONER’S OFFICE FOR WARRANT TO SEARCH LONDON OFFICES OF CAMBRIDGE ANALYTICA – SKY NEWS; 13/04/2018 – Philippines’ watchdog probes Facebook over Cambridge Analytica data breach; 20/03/2018 – BRITAIN’S INFORMATION COMMISSIONER SAYS FACEBOOK AGREED TO STOP THEIR CONTRACTORS AUDITING OF CAMBRIDGE ANALYTICA; 13/04/2018 – Tech Today: Arista Cut, Defending Facebook, Amazon’s Postal Math — Barron’s Blog; 26/03/2018 – Statement by the Acting Director of FTC’s Bureau of Consumer Protection Regarding Reported Concerns about Facebook Privacy Practices; 03/04/2018 – US News: Exclusive: Facebook CEO Says Not Planning to Extend European Privacy Law Globally; 16/05/2018 – FACEBOOK CEO ZUCKERBERG WILL MEET WITH LEADERS OF EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT TO TALK ABOUT PRIVACY ISSUES — COMPANY SPOKESMAN; 05/04/2018 – FACEBOOK’S SANDBERG SAYS ‘A FEW’ ADVERTISERS PAUSED SPENDING – BLOOMBERG; 26/04/2018 – ODG Partners With Leading Japanese Telco KDDI to Bring ODG Smartglasses to Japan

Analysts await Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) to report earnings on January, 30 after the close. They expect $2.17 EPS, down 1.36% or $0.03 from last year’s $2.2 per share. FB’s profit will be $6.24B for 16.57 P/E if the $2.17 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.76 actual EPS reported by Facebook, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 23.30% EPS growth.

Among 57 analysts covering Facebook (NASDAQ:FB), 48 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 84% are positive. Facebook had 310 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Sell” rating on Monday, July 31 by Pivotal Research. As per Tuesday, January 2, the company rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity. The rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Monday, April 9 with “Buy”. On Thursday, April 26 the stock rating was maintained by Wedbush with “Outperform”. The stock of Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, January 16 by Robert W. Baird. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Buy” on Wednesday, January 31. Suntrust Robinson maintained Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) on Monday, January 25 with “Buy” rating. Edward Jones downgraded the stock to “Hold” rating in Friday, July 27 report. The firm has “Buy” rating by Wells Fargo given on Wednesday, April 4. The company was maintained on Thursday, November 3 by Axiom Capital.

Winfield Associates Inc, which manages about $142.95 million and $202.79 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Ishares S&P Smallcap 600 Etf (IJR) by 23,304 shares to 30,830 shares, valued at $2.69M in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Cyrusone Inc Com (NASDAQ:CONE) by 6,588 shares in the quarter, for a total of 30,058 shares, and has risen its stake in Spdr S&P 500 Etf (SPY).

Since July 11, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 61 selling transactions for $978.35 million activity. On Wednesday, August 29 the insider Stretch Colin sold $132,075. 217,549 shares were sold by Zuckerberg Mark, worth $38.63M on Thursday, August 16. $300,102 worth of Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) was sold by Cox Christopher K. Shares for $7.27 million were sold by Sandberg Sheryl on Thursday, December 27. Another trade for 1,560 shares valued at $236,371 was made by FISCHER DAVID B. on Thursday, November 1. Taylor Susan J.S. also sold $308,017 worth of Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) shares.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.13 in Q3 2018. Its up 0.04, from 1.09 in 2018Q2. It improved, as 123 investors sold FB shares while 598 reduced holdings. 154 funds opened positions while 661 raised stakes. 1.61 billion shares or 3.39% less from 1.66 billion shares in 2018Q2 were reported. 17,682 were accumulated by Lederer & Assoc Counsel Ca. Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo And Communication Llc accumulated 949,344 shares or 1.06% of the stock. Athena Advsrs Lc has 0.08% invested in Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB). Silvercrest Asset Gru Limited Liability Com reported 116,720 shares. Willis Invest Counsel owns 30,965 shares. Moreover, Taurus Asset Limited Liability Corporation has 0.91% invested in Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) for 40,799 shares. Stephens Ar has invested 0.38% in Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB). Kentucky Retirement Insurance Tru Fund reported 1.66% in Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB). Planning Limited Liability Co reported 2.19% stake. Swedbank invested in 2.75M shares. 27,365 were reported by Girard Ptnrs. Alyeska Gru Ltd Partnership has invested 0.42% of its portfolio in Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB). 1,717 are owned by Nelson Roberts Inv Advsr Limited Com. Markel Corporation reported 0.38% stake. Jane Street Ltd has 0.52% invested in Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB).

More notable recent Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “Citron Turns Bullish: Buy Facebook (FB) Stock in 2019? – Nasdaq” on December 26, 2018, also Benzinga.com with their article: “Instagram Accidentally Rolls Out Horizontal Scroll, Freaks Out Users (NASDAQ:FB) – Benzinga” published on December 27, 2018, Nasdaq.com published: “Facebook (FB) Struggles to Regulate Content on Its Platform – Nasdaq” on December 28, 2018. More interesting news about Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “Implied Volatility Surging for Facebook (FB) Stock Options – Nasdaq” published on December 27, 2018 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “Why Did Facebook (FB) Stock Tumble Again? – Nasdaq” with publication date: December 19, 2018.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.75 in Q3 2018. Its up 0.72, from 1.03 in 2018Q2. It increased, as 34 investors sold NLY shares while 103 reduced holdings. 75 funds opened positions while 165 raised stakes. 672.46 million shares or 15.49% more from 582.27 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Girard Prtnrs Limited invested in 0.01% or 5,400 shares. Bank Of Ny Mellon Corporation holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Annaly Capital Management, Inc. (NYSE:NLY) for 5.01 million shares. Mgmt Com owns 2,000 shares. Prelude holds 193,649 shares. Campbell & Co Adviser has 14,300 shares. Hillsdale Investment Mgmt Incorporated stated it has 7,600 shares. Stephens Ar owns 130,729 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co stated it has 27,670 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Burke And Herbert Comml Bank And Tru Com has invested 0.1% in Annaly Capital Management, Inc. (NYSE:NLY). Jpmorgan Chase And Company accumulated 0% or 481,067 shares. Lpl Fincl owns 871,991 shares. 36,380 are held by Clinton Gp. Shell Asset Mgmt owns 1.09M shares. Prudential Public Limited Com reported 11,848 shares stake. Sigma Planning has invested 0.03% in Annaly Capital Management, Inc. (NYSE:NLY).

Fiduciary Financial Services Of The Southwest Inc, which manages about $377.04M and $359.63 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in First Tr Energy Income & Grw (XFENX) by 16,975 shares to 12,244 shares, valued at $272,000 in 2018Q3, according to the filing.

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