Kayne Andersn Mlp Mids Invt (KYN) Holder Whitnell & Co Upped Position; Magnetar Financial Position in Ebay (EBAY) Has Decreased by $673,600 as Stock Declined

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Magnetar Financial Llc decreased its stake in Ebay Inc (EBAY) by 52.63% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Magnetar Financial Llc sold 21,050 shares as the company’s stock declined 14.03% with the market. The hedge fund held 18,943 shares of the business services company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $625,000, down from 39,993 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Magnetar Financial Llc who had been investing in Ebay Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $29.28B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.52% or $0.16 during the last trading session, reaching $30.41. About 13.39 million shares traded. eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) has declined 21.36% since January 12, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 21.36% the S&P500. Some Historical EBAY News: 14/05/2018 – GLIDE’s 19th Annual eBay Auction for Power Lunch With Warren Buffett, Runs May 27 – June 1; 13/04/2018 – Walmart is in advanced talks to acquire Amazon’s India rival Flipkart – but it may have to strike a deal with eBay first A small deal before a big deal?; 01/05/2018 – OfferUp went head to head with Craiglist to build a following. Now it’s going after eBay to build a business. A new shipping feature is meant to give more options to buyers and attract new kinds of professional sellers; 25/04/2018 – PayPal Holds Its Own After Losing EBay (Video); 10/05/2018 – EBay is changing its India strategy by selling its holdings in Flipkart; 25/04/2018 – eBay Sees FY Adj EPS $2.25-Adj EPS $2.30; 30/05/2018 – eBay Taking More Charge In Australia – Hits Bricks And Mortar Retailers; 09/04/2018 – StarMakerFX Partners with eBay for Charity and Autism Speaks; 25/04/2018 – EBay Gives Disappointing Outlook, Highlighting Threat of Amazon; 27/03/2018 – Pizza Hut® To Auction Off “Final Four” Pairs Of Pie Tops Il On eBay Charity

Whitnell & Co increased its stake in Kayne Andersn Mlp Mids Invt (KYN) by 12.74% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Whitnell & Co bought 29,000 shares as the company’s stock declined 18.27% with the market. The institutional investor held 256,549 shares of the company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $4.58 million, up from 227,549 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Whitnell & Co who had been investing in Kayne Andersn Mlp Mids Invt for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $1.96B market cap company. The stock decreased 1.77% or $0.28 during the last trading session, reaching $15.57. About 577,935 shares traded. Kayne Anderson MLP/Midstream Investment Company (NYSE:KYN) has declined 5.37% since January 12, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 5.37% the S&P500.

More notable recent Kayne Anderson MLP/Midstream Investment Company (NYSE:KYN) news were published by: Globenewswire.com which released: “Kayne Anderson Closed-End Funds Announce Management Succession Plan – GlobeNewswire” on January 11, 2019, also Globenewswire.com with their article: “Kayne Anderson Announces Adjournment of Special Meetings of Stockholders of Kayne Anderson Energy Total Return Fund and Kayne Anderson Energy Development Company – GlobeNewswire” published on June 28, 2018, Globenewswire.com published: “KYN Announces Name Change to Kayne Anderson MLP/Midstream Investment Company – GlobeNewswire” on July 30, 2018. More interesting news about Kayne Anderson MLP/Midstream Investment Company (NYSE:KYN) were released by: Globenewswire.com and their article: “Kayne Anderson Announces Proposed Merger of Kayne Anderson MLP Investment Company and Kayne Anderson Energy Development Company – GlobeNewswire” published on February 15, 2018 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Weekly Review: Master Limited Partnership CEFs – The Highest Discount In The Sector Is -5.25% – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: December 27, 2018.

Whitnell & Co, which manages about $1.15 billion and $253.48M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Nordstrom Inc (NYSE:JWN) by 5,501 shares to 1,500 shares, valued at $90,000 in 2018Q3, according to the filing.

Since December 17, 2018, it had 5 buys, and 0 sales for $594,382 activity. Shea William H JR bought $25,500 worth of stock or 2,000 shares. Another trade for 2,000 shares valued at $28,040 was bought by Meraz Jody.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.7 in 2018 Q3. Its up 0.92, from 0.78 in 2018Q2. It increased, as 12 investors sold KYN shares while 32 reduced holdings. 31 funds opened positions while 44 raised stakes. 28.11 million shares or 8.84% more from 25.83 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Monetary Mngmt Group Incorporated invested 0.22% in Kayne Anderson MLP/Midstream Investment Company (NYSE:KYN). 214,503 were accumulated by Prudential Public Limited Co. Millennium Mngmt Limited Company stated it has 0% in Kayne Anderson MLP/Midstream Investment Company (NYSE:KYN). Zwj Investment Counsel has invested 1.28% of its portfolio in Kayne Anderson MLP/Midstream Investment Company (NYSE:KYN). Signature And Ltd Liability Corporation has 439,699 shares for 0.71% of their portfolio. Gradient owns 1,407 shares. Financial Management Professionals has invested 0% in Kayne Anderson MLP/Midstream Investment Company (NYSE:KYN). Parametric Portfolio Associates Ltd Liability Corp holds 0% or 16,015 shares. Clifford Swan Investment Counsel Limited accumulated 24,700 shares or 0.02% of the stock. Schnieders Capital Mgmt Limited Com, a California-based fund reported 137,287 shares. Advisory Services Networks Limited holds 0% or 2,500 shares. Old National Bancorp In invested in 0.02% or 26,600 shares. Stratos Wealth Partners Ltd stated it has 0% in Kayne Anderson MLP/Midstream Investment Company (NYSE:KYN). Robinson Mngmt Llc accumulated 3,000 shares. Brown Brothers Harriman & owns 1,118 shares or 0% of their US portfolio.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.05 in Q3 2018. Its up 0.12, from 0.93 in 2018Q2. It is positive, as 51 investors sold EBAY shares while 255 reduced holdings. 92 funds opened positions while 230 raised stakes. 772.11 million shares or 4.76% less from 810.72 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Hirtle Callaghan Ltd Liability Com holds 0.02% or 6,400 shares. Cubist Systematic Strategies Llc has invested 0.16% of its portfolio in eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY). Caprock Group stated it has 0.04% of its portfolio in eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY). Fiduciary Trust reported 0.05% in eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY). 380,393 are owned by Korea Invest. Proshare Advisors Ltd Liability Corporation accumulated 0.16% or 701,261 shares. Ally Inc holds 30,000 shares or 0.2% of its portfolio. Sandy Spring Comml Bank holds 425 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Connor Clark And Lunn Invest Mgmt has invested 0% in eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY). 239,705 are owned by Riverpark Mngmt Lc. White Pine Cap Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 13,930 shares or 0.16% of all its holdings. Ulysses Mngmt Limited Liability holds 1.53% of its portfolio in eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) for 592,500 shares. Godshalk Welsh Cap reported 6,925 shares. Federated Investors Inc Pa reported 884,418 shares. Gargoyle Advisor Ltd Liability Corp reported 55,650 shares or 1.32% of all its holdings.

Analysts await eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) to report earnings on January, 30. They expect $0.56 earnings per share, up 14.29% or $0.07 from last year’s $0.49 per share. EBAY’s profit will be $539.19 million for 13.58 P/E if the $0.56 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.43 actual earnings per share reported by eBay Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 30.23% EPS growth.

Since July 23, 2018, it had 1 buy, and 6 insider sales for $3.41 million activity. SWAN ROBERT HOLMES bought 17,787 shares worth $501,766. The insider OMIDYAR PIERRE M sold $1.04 million. $983,558 worth of eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) was sold by Lee Jae Hyun. $522,528 worth of eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) shares were sold by Park Joo Man. Jones Wendy Elizabeth sold $354,179 worth of eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) on Monday, July 23.

Magnetar Financial Llc, which manages about $13.74 billion and $5.54B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Shire Plc (NASDAQ:SHPG) by 107,474 shares to 1.21M shares, valued at $218.76M in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in F5 Networks Inc (NASDAQ:FFIV) by 1,911 shares in the quarter, for a total of 3,567 shares, and has risen its stake in Hess Corp.

Among 46 analysts covering eBay Inc (NASDAQ:EBAY), 24 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 20 Hold. Therefore 52% are positive. eBay Inc had 199 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Morgan Stanley maintained it with “Underweight” rating and $34 target in Thursday, October 19 report. The rating was maintained by Bank of America with “Buy” on Saturday, August 22. The company was maintained on Thursday, January 28 by Canaccord Genuity. The firm earned “Overweight” rating on Wednesday, April 11 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. As per Monday, June 12, the company rating was upgraded by Credit Suisse. RBC Capital Markets maintained eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) on Thursday, October 22 with “Sector Perform” rating. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, July 19 by Stifel Nicolaus. The stock of eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) has “Buy” rating given on Monday, October 16 by Robert W. Baird. The stock of eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) has “Outperform” rating given on Tuesday, October 23 by Raymond James. The stock of eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, June 23 by Maxim Group.

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