Decatur Capital Management Boosted Its Position in Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) as Stock Price Rose; Prologis (PLD) Market Value Rose While Forward Management Has Decreased Its Holding by $544,504

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Forward Management Llc decreased its stake in Prologis Inc (PLD) by 39.9% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Forward Management Llc sold 9,388 shares as the company’s stock rose 4.44% with the market. The institutional investor held 14,140 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $830,000, down from 23,528 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Forward Management Llc who had been investing in Prologis Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $45.96 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.20% or $0.14 during the last trading session, reaching $71.64. About 3.69M shares traded or 30.90% up from the average. Prologis, Inc. (NYSE:PLD) has risen 15.84% since March 17, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 11.47% the S&P500. Some Historical PLD News: 17/04/2018 – Prologis 1Q Rev $693.7M; 05/03/2018 – Prologis Will Retain 15% Ownership in Nippon Prologis REIT; 17/04/2018 – PROLOGIS INC – SEES 2018 CORE FFO SHR $2.95 TO $3.01; 30/04/2018 – PROLOGIS CEO HAMID MOGHADAM SPEAKS ON DCT ACQUISITION CALL; 17/04/2018 – PROLOGIS INC PLD.N FY2018 SHR VIEW $1.43 — THOMSON REUTERS l/B/E/S; 02/04/2018 – Neuberger Berman Equity Income Adds Sempra, Exits Prologis; 29/04/2018 – Prologis, DCT Boards of Directors Have Unanimously Approved the Transaction; 17/04/2018 – PROLOGIS SEES FY CORE FFO/SHR $2.95 TO $3.01, EST. $2.91; 29/03/2018 – LatinFinanc[Reg]: Fibra Prologis secures five-year loan; 19/04/2018 – ProLogis Property Mexico 1Q FFO 4.58c/Shr

Decatur Capital Management Inc increased its stake in Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) by 19.21% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Decatur Capital Management Inc bought 42,875 shares as the company’s stock rose 1.03% with the market. The institutional investor held 266,054 shares of the prepackaged software company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $27.02M, up from 223,179 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Decatur Capital Management Inc who had been investing in Microsoft Corp. for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $889.29B market cap company. The stock increased 1.15% or $1.32 during the last trading session, reaching $115.91. About 54.63 million shares traded or 61.44% up from the average. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has risen 20.90% since March 17, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 16.53% the S&P500. Some Historical MSFT News: 06/03/2018 – StarLeaf is the First to Deliver Microsoft Teams Meeting Room Support; 09/05/2018 – The remainder of Flipkart will be held by existing investors, including Flipkart’s co-founder Binny Bansal, Tencent, Tiger Global and Microsoft; 04/04/2018 – The Morning Download: Microsoft Collaboration Tools Gain Share Amid Shift to Cloud; 17/04/2018 – Conduent Wins Contract to Deliver Comprehensive Transportation Ticketing System in Northern Italy; 07/05/2018 – Microsoft Co-Founder Bill Gates backed Warren Buffett’s decision to up Berkshire’s stake in Apple, calling it an “amazing” company; 29/03/2018 – Windows chief Terry Myerson is leaving as Microsoft reorganizes; 17/05/2018 – The Microsoft Cloud can save customers 93 percent and more in energy and carbon efficiency; 10/04/2018 – Moody’s assigns Aaa underlying; Aa1 enhanced to Bellevue S.D. 405 (King County), WA’s GO bonds; 07/05/2018 – Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella says ‘trust’ will push the company ahead of Amazon and Google in cloud; 13/04/2018 – KBRA Releases Macro-Market Research: The EU’s Hungary Drama

Investors sentiment increased to 0.94 in 2018 Q4. Its up 0.13, from 0.81 in 2018Q3. It is positive, as 55 investors sold MSFT shares while 925 reduced holdings. 168 funds opened positions while 758 raised stakes. 5.48 billion shares or 3.82% more from 5.28 billion shares in 2018Q3 were reported. 769,974 are owned by Pggm. Poplar Forest Ltd Limited Liability Company stated it has 0.26% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Kensico Capital Mngmt holds 3.37 million shares or 7.45% of its portfolio. Gabalex Capital Management Limited Liability Com, New York-based fund reported 150,000 shares. Moreover, Kcm Investment Advsr Ltd Liability has 2.32% invested in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Dearborn Prns Limited Liability Co holds 1.51% of its portfolio in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) for 191,997 shares. Brighton Jones Limited Liability Com reported 519,385 shares. Madrona Financial Serv Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 19,046 shares stake. Bangor Bank & Trust accumulated 16,062 shares. Wright Invsts Service owns 5.08% invested in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) for 116,697 shares. Duncker Streett Co invested 1.57% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Moreover, Sei Invests has 1.71% invested in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Mirador Prns Limited Partnership, a California-based fund reported 2,051 shares. Security National Bank Of Sioux City Iowa Ia has invested 2.54% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). The California-based Aristotle Capital Management has invested 4.08% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT).

More notable recent Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “Technology Sector Update for 03/01/2019: NTNX, ZS, WUBA, MSFT, AAPL, IBM, CSCO, GOOG – Nasdaq” on March 01, 2019, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “Microsoft (MSFT) Extends AccountGuard Access Across Europe – Nasdaq” published on February 21, 2019, Fool.com published: “Better Buy: Microsoft vs. Alphabet – The Motley Fool” on February 16, 2019. More interesting news about Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Microsoft launches cloud security product – Seeking Alpha” published on February 28, 2019 as well as 247Wallst.com‘s news article titled: “Why Microsoft Is Likely to Be Worth Over $1 Trillion – 24/7 Wall St.” with publication date: February 25, 2019.

Since October 26, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 8 selling transactions for $58.46 million activity. 203,418 shares valued at $21.70 million were sold by Nadella Satya on Friday, October 26. 2,000 shares were sold by BROD FRANK H, worth $214,363 on Monday, November 5. Hogan Kathleen T sold $4.06M worth of stock.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.07 in 2018 Q4. Its down 1.33, from 2.4 in 2018Q3. It turned negative, as 41 investors sold PLD shares while 191 reduced holdings. 75 funds opened positions while 174 raised stakes. 579.83 million shares or 1.83% more from 569.42 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. State Of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, a New Jersey-based fund reported 812,000 shares. Rafferty Asset Mgmt Lc invested in 0.16% or 123,769 shares. Arrowstreet Capital Partnership has 0% invested in Prologis, Inc. (NYSE:PLD) for 31,000 shares. Nuveen Asset Mngmt Ltd Liability owns 2.65 million shares or 0.98% of their US portfolio. Daiwa Securities Gru stated it has 3.91% in Prologis, Inc. (NYSE:PLD). Cohen And Steers has 22.76M shares for 4.25% of their portfolio. Kentucky Retirement Ins Tru Fund has invested 0.18% of its portfolio in Prologis, Inc. (NYSE:PLD). Ima Wealth Inc holds 272 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Winslow Evans Crocker owns 112 shares. Boston Prtnrs reported 2.05M shares. Moreover, Dana Invest has 0.59% invested in Prologis, Inc. (NYSE:PLD). Intrust Fincl Bank Na invested in 22,444 shares. Ftb Advsrs holds 0.01% or 1,196 shares in its portfolio. Riverhead Mgmt Limited Liability holds 0.07% or 25,036 shares in its portfolio. Bourgeon Capital Mngmt Lc accumulated 71,455 shares or 2.74% of the stock.

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