Opus Investment Management Holding in Jp Morgan Chase & Co. (JPM) Has Upped by $313,600; Pfizer (PFE) Shares Rose While Rnc Capital Management Has Lowered Holding

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Opus Investment Management Inc increased its stake in Jp Morgan Chase & Co. (JPM) by 12.44% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Opus Investment Management Inc bought 2,800 shares as the company’s stock declined 10.86% with the market. The institutional investor held 25,300 shares of the major banks company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $2.86 million, up from 22,500 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Opus Investment Management Inc who had been investing in Jp Morgan Chase & Co. for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $332.20 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.48% or $0.48 during the last trading session, reaching $99.91. About 15.44 million shares traded. JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) has declined 3.12% since January 12, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 3.12% the S&P500. Some Historical JPM News: 02/05/2018 – Franklin Templeton – Global Euro Adds Shire, Exits JPMorgan; 15/03/2018 – U.S. judge dismisses currency-rigging claims against big banks; 15/05/2018 – JPMORGAN SAYS EXECUTIVE COMP PLAN APPROVED WITH 93% IN SUPPORT; 13/03/2018 – COUPA SOFTWARE INC COUP.O : JP MORGAN RAISES TARGET PRICE TO $38 FROM $32; 27/03/2018 – AGEAS SA AGES.BR : JP MORGAN RAISES TARGET PRICE TO 46.15 EUROS FROM 45.90 EUROS; 29/05/2018 – J.P. Morgan Launches Enhanced Digital Target Date Compass(SM) Program; 08/03/2018 – J.P. Morgan chief Jamie Dimon says Gary Cohn’s resignation “is terrible.”; 07/05/2018 – Medtronic Names J.P. Morgan’s Weinstein Sr VP of Strategy; 06/03/2018 – Amazon in talks with JPMorgan to offer bank accounts; 09/05/2018 – The New York Times Company to Webcast its Presentation at the 46th Annual J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media and

Rnc Capital Management Llc decreased its stake in Pfizer Inc (PFE) by 12.12% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Rnc Capital Management Llc sold 9,184 shares as the company’s stock rose 5.56% while stock markets declined. The institutional investor held 66,608 shares of the health care company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $2.94 million, down from 75,792 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Rnc Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Pfizer Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $247.87B market cap company. The stock increased 1.35% or $0.57 during the last trading session, reaching $42.88. About 19.99 million shares traded. Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) has risen 25.07% since January 12, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 25.07% the S&P500. Some Historical PFE News: 30/05/2018 – Pfizer Closes Above 200-Day Moving Average: Technicals; 30/04/2018 – Apixaban Market Extensive Analysis of Supply And Demand, Revenue, Risk and Share 2018-2025; 21/05/2018 – ViiV Healthcare Receives EU Marketing Authorisation for Juluca (dolutegravir/rilpivirine), the First 2-Drug Regimen, Once-Daily, Single-Pill for the Treatment of HIV; 25/05/2018 – STAT Plus: Pharmalittle: Mylan pressures Pfizer to fix EpiPen production problems; AstraZeneca cancer drug hits important goal; 30/05/2018 – FDA EXPANDS APPROVAL OF XELJANZ, MADE BY PFIZER; 23/04/2018 – MYLOTARG™ Approved In The EU For The Treatment Of Previously Untreated, De Novo, CD33-positive Acute Myeloid Leukemia In; 01/05/2018 – PFE: TUMOR MUTATION BURDEN WILL PLAY ROLE IN CANCER TREATMENTS; 22/03/2018 – GSK’s bid in focus as Reckitt quits Pfizer consumer health auction; 03/04/2018 – Jeffrey C. McCracken: Pfizer in talks with P&G on sale of its consumer business, though they are far apart on price; 23/04/2018 – PFIZER’S MYLOTARG WITH DAUNORUBICIN & CYTARABINE APPROVED BY EU

Investors sentiment increased to 0.85 in 2018 Q3. Its up 0.07, from 0.78 in 2018Q2. It increased, as 41 investors sold PFE shares while 741 reduced holdings. 142 funds opened positions while 520 raised stakes. 3.96 billion shares or 0.44% less from 3.98 billion shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Florida-based Sawgrass Asset Mngmt Ltd Limited Liability Company has invested 0.03% in Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE). 930,295 were accumulated by Creative Planning. M Kraus & Company holds 0.52% of its portfolio in Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) for 20,384 shares. 12,523 were reported by Wedgewood Investors Pa. Edgar Lomax Va holds 1.60M shares. Welch Gru Limited Liability Company reported 56,046 shares or 0.26% of all its holdings. Diamond Hill Mngmt Inc stated it has 8.05 million shares. First Fin State Bank holds 1.21% of its portfolio in Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) for 185,493 shares. Gargoyle Inv Advisor Ltd Company owns 71,610 shares or 2.27% of their US portfolio. Ironwood Investment Mngmt Limited Liability Co has 15,547 shares for 0.48% of their portfolio. Putnam Invs Ltd holds 0.61% or 6.38 million shares in its portfolio. Halsey Assocs Ct accumulated 25,874 shares or 0.2% of the stock. Gyroscope Management Gru Limited holds 8,359 shares. Farr Miller Washington Ltd Liability Corp Dc stated it has 83,369 shares. Gateway Investment Advisers Llc stated it has 2.97M shares.

Among 23 analysts covering Pfizer (NYSE:PFE), 8 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 14 Hold. Therefore 35% are positive. Pfizer had 89 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. BMO Capital Markets downgraded the shares of PFE in report on Wednesday, November 2 to “Market Perform” rating. The firm has “Outperform” rating by BMO Capital Markets given on Thursday, October 19. The company was maintained on Tuesday, September 5 by BMO Capital Markets. As per Monday, September 18, the company rating was maintained by Cowen & Co. The rating was maintained by Argus Research on Tuesday, November 3 with “Buy”. The stock of Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) earned “Hold” rating by BMO Capital Markets on Monday, June 12. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Wednesday, August 16 with “Hold”. As per Thursday, April 7, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets on Wednesday, May 2 with “Outperform”. The stock of Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) earned “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Monday, June 20.

Rnc Capital Management Llc, which manages about $4.08B and $1.52B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in United Parcel Service (NYSE:UPS) by 3,695 shares to 278,569 shares, valued at $32.52 million in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Metlife Inc (NYSE:MET) by 7,076 shares in the quarter, for a total of 828,848 shares, and has risen its stake in Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX).

Analysts await Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) to report earnings on January, 29 before the open. They expect $0.64 EPS, up 3.23% or $0.02 from last year’s $0.62 per share. PFE’s profit will be $3.70B for 16.75 P/E if the $0.64 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.78 actual EPS reported by Pfizer Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -17.95% negative EPS growth.

Since July 20, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 2 sales for $1.92 million activity. SUSMAN SALLY also sold $1.50 million worth of Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) on Friday, July 20.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.95 in Q3 2018. Its down 0.04, from 0.99 in 2018Q2. It is negative, as 37 investors sold JPM shares while 755 reduced holdings. 124 funds opened positions while 628 raised stakes. 2.32 billion shares or 1.12% less from 2.34 billion shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Hightower Limited Liability Company holds 0.98% of its portfolio in JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) for 1.20M shares. Moreover, Dt Invest Partners Ltd has 0.03% invested in JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) for 2,153 shares. 2.43 million were reported by Jarislowsky Fraser Limited. Hartford Invest Mngmt reported 436,519 shares stake. The Delaware-based Reliance Company Of Delaware has invested 1.41% in JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM). 127,768 are owned by Callahan Advsr Ltd Liability. Vanguard Group owns 254.92 million shares for 1.12% of their portfolio. Hollencrest Mgmt accumulated 19,626 shares. Jupiter Asset Mgmt Limited holds 717,854 shares or 2.32% of its portfolio. Rothschild Invest Corp Il stated it has 155,370 shares or 2.07% of all its holdings. Davis Capital Ptnrs Ltd has 2.59% invested in JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM). 9,794 are owned by Profit Inv Ltd Liability Co. 24,278 were reported by Martin Tn. Union National Bank Corp reported 60,547 shares stake. Dubuque Bank & Trust And Tru accumulated 2.51% or 143,558 shares.

Since July 23, 2018, it had 1 buying transaction, and 1 sale for $3.38 million activity. On Friday, October 19 the insider HOBSON MELLODY L bought $125,281.

Among 34 analysts covering JPMorgan Chase & Co (NYSE:JPM), 18 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 14 Hold. Therefore 53% are positive. JPMorgan Chase & Co had 127 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) earned “Overweight” rating by Atlantic Securities on Monday, January 18. BMO Capital Markets maintained the shares of JPM in report on Wednesday, February 28 with “Market Perform” rating. The stock of JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) earned “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Wednesday, October 7. On Monday, January 25 the stock rating was downgraded by Nomura to “Neutral”. On Wednesday, October 11 the stock rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with “Hold”. BMO Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Friday, July 14 report. Morgan Stanley maintained the shares of JPM in report on Wednesday, February 21 with “Overweight” rating. The stock of JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) earned “Neutral” rating by Robert W. Baird on Friday, October 13. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, November 13 by RBC Capital Markets. Credit Suisse maintained JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) rating on Wednesday, January 24. Credit Suisse has “Buy” rating and $125.0 target.

Opus Investment Management Inc, which manages about $8.16B and $575.11M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Pepsico Inc. (NYSE:PEP) by 3,000 shares to 55,000 shares, valued at $6.15M in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) by 40,000 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 140,000 shares, and cut its stake in Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC).

More notable recent JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) news were published by: Benzinga.com which released: “Bristol-Myers, Costco, JPMorgan And XLU: ‘Fast Money’ Picks For December 14 – Benzinga” on December 14, 2018, also 247Wallst.com with their article: “Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Baidu, Chipotle, First Solar, Honeywell, JPMorgan, Maxar, Nokia, Nvidia, PG&A, SunPower, Xilinx and More – 24/7 Wall St.” published on January 08, 2019, Seekingalpha.com published: “The 5 Stocks On My Christmas List – JPMorgan, Altria, Walmart, New Residential And Western Digital – Seeking Alpha” on December 14, 2018. More interesting news about JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) were released by: Streetinsider.com and their article: “Slashed profit expectations may set stage for gains – StreetInsider.com” published on January 11, 2019 as well as Benzinga.com‘s news article titled: “J P Morgan Chase & Co (NYSE:JPM) – 2018 Was Bittersweet For Bitcoin: Focus On JPMorgan’s View Of BTC Futures On CBOE, CME – Benzinga” with publication date: December 31, 2018.

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