Euronet (EEFT) Market Valuation Rose While Granahan Investment Management Has Trimmed by $688,704 Its Position; Earnest Partners Has Cut Its Position in Carnival (CCL) by $751,807

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Earnest Partners Llc decreased its stake in Carnival Corp (CCL) by 0.59% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Earnest Partners Llc sold 15,343 shares as the company’s stock declined 8.69% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 2.59M shares of the marine transportation company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $127.88M, down from 2.61 million at the end of the previous reported quarter. Earnest Partners Llc who had been investing in Carnival Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $39.14 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.32% or $0.18 during the last trading session, reaching $56.61. About 4.40 million shares traded or 6.03% up from the average. Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL) has declined 14.28% since March 17, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 18.65% the S&P500. Some Historical CCL News: 02/05/2018 – St Thomas Source: Carnival Committee Announces March and Parade Winners; 24/04/2018 – Carnival Corporation Selects Konami’s SYNKROS Casino Management System for Fleetwide Gaming Operations; 15/03/2018 – CARNIVAL GROUP INTERNATIONAL HOLDINGS LTD – WU YANQI APPOINTED AS AN EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER; 15/05/2018 – INSOMNIAC, LIVEXLIVE, ZEBRA ENTERTAINMENT AND TENCENT VIDEO SIGN PARTNERSHIP AGREEMENT TO DISTRIBUTE LIVESTREAM OF ELECTRIC DAISY CARNIVAL (EDC) LAS VEGAS; 01/04/2018 – Idaho DOL: Idaho Department of Labor Job Carnival; 03/04/2018 – Carnival Cruise Line is joining the fight to contest Bermuda’s same-sex marriage ban; 23/04/2018 – Carnival Cruise Line Announces Slate Of Senior Officers For New Carnival Panorama; 12/03/2018 – Holland America Line Premieres ‘Planet Earth Il in Concert’ Featuring Breathtaking Footage and Live Music in Partnership with BBC Earth; 09/03/2018 – St Thomas Source: VICC Seeking Parade Marshals, Convertible Vehicles for VI Carnival 2018; 27/03/2018 – Princess Cruises’ Director Of Culinary Experience Is Named To The Prestigious Association Of The Master Chefs Of France

Granahan Investment Management Inc decreased its stake in Euronet (EEFT) by 6.15% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Granahan Investment Management Inc sold 6,752 shares as the company’s stock rose 16.40% with the market. The hedge fund held 102,955 shares of the finance company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $10.54M, down from 109,707 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Granahan Investment Management Inc who had been investing in Euronet for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $7.17 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 1.65% or $2.32 during the last trading session, reaching $138.15. About 553,376 shares traded or 12.57% up from the average. Euronet Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:EEFT) has risen 65.22% since March 17, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 60.85% the S&P500. Some Historical EEFT News: 25/04/2018 – EURONET BUYS INNOVA TAX FREE GROUP, EXPANDS MERCHANT ACQUIRING; 16/05/2018 – Euronet Non-Deal Roadshow Scheduled By Northland for May. 22; 19/03/2018 – Euronet Conference Call Scheduled By Northland for Mar. 27

Since October 1, 2018, it had 1 buy, and 3 selling transactions for $69,000 activity. PEREZ ARNALDO also sold $119,688 worth of Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL) on Friday, January 11. On Wednesday, December 26 DONALD ARNOLD W bought $1.00M worth of Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL) or 21,595 shares.

More notable recent Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL) news were published by: Globenewswire.com which released: “Consolidated Research: 2019 Summary Expectations for The Boeing Company, Koninklijke Philips NV, Carnival, Travelport Worldwide, Chubb, and Kulicke and Soffa Industries — Fundamental Analysis, Key Performance Indications – GlobeNewswire” on February 25, 2019, also Fool.com with their article: “How to Invest in Cruise Line Stocks – The Motley Fool” published on March 13, 2019, Globenewswire.com published: “Research Report Identifies Zogenix, LivePerson, Valmont Industries, Carnival, Inphi, and Westlake Chemical Partners LP with Renewed Outlook — Fundamental Analysis, Calculating Forward Movement – GlobeNewswire” on March 06, 2019. More interesting news about Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL) were released by: 247Wallst.com and their article: “Wednesday’s Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades – 24/7 Wall St.” published on March 13, 2019 as well as Gurufocus.com‘s news article titled: “2 Small-Cap Shipping Stocks to Buy – GuruFocus.com” with publication date: March 04, 2019.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.82 in Q4 2018. Its down 0.42, from 1.24 in 2018Q3. It turned negative, as 73 investors sold CCL shares while 242 reduced holdings. 68 funds opened positions while 191 raised stakes. 391.52 million shares or 1.04% more from 387.50 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Hennessy has 78,500 shares for 0.19% of their portfolio. Guggenheim Ltd Co reported 102,599 shares. Shell Asset reported 29,208 shares or 0.04% of all its holdings. Pinnacle Assocs Limited invested in 260,118 shares or 0.33% of the stock. Amica Pension Fund Board Of Trustees reported 0.04% of its portfolio in Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL). Flippin Bruce Porter Inc reported 1.54% stake. Cadence Comml Bank Na invested in 24,069 shares. Todd Asset Limited Liability Corporation, Kentucky-based fund reported 577,681 shares. Robeco Institutional Asset Bv has invested 0.32% in Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL). Acadian Asset Management Llc invested 0.07% of its portfolio in Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL). Royal State Bank Of Canada has 0.02% invested in Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL). Gam Ag reported 0.02% of its portfolio in Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL). Natl Bank Of The West holds 0.03% in Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL) or 5,703 shares. Massmutual Trust Fsb Adv has invested 0% of its portfolio in Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL). Credit Suisse Ag has 733,179 shares.

Analysts await Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL) to report earnings on March, 28. They expect $0.44 earnings per share, down 15.38% or $0.08 from last year’s $0.52 per share. CCL’s profit will be $304.25 million for 32.16 P/E if the $0.44 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.70 actual earnings per share reported by Carnival Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -37.14% negative EPS growth.

Earnest Partners Llc, which manages about $24.92 billion and $9.18B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Logmein Inc (NASDAQ:LOGM) by 126,754 shares to 126,796 shares, valued at $10.34 million in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Steelcase Inc (NYSE:SCS) by 226,055 shares in the quarter, for a total of 3.21M shares, and has risen its stake in Tjx Cos Inc (NYSE:TJX).

Analysts await Euronet Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:EEFT) to report earnings on April, 23. They expect $0.77 EPS, up 16.67% or $0.11 from last year’s $0.66 per share. EEFT’s profit will be $39.94 million for 44.85 P/E if the $0.77 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.31 actual EPS reported by Euronet Worldwide, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -41.22% negative EPS growth.

Granahan Investment Management Inc, which manages about $3.81B and $1.41B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Genomic Health Inc (NASDAQ:GHDX) by 124,050 shares to 130,650 shares, valued at $8.42 million in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in 2U Inc (NASDAQ:TWOU) by 67,973 shares in the quarter, for a total of 422,119 shares, and has risen its stake in Brooks Automation (NASDAQ:BRKS).

Since October 23, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 9 sales for $31.12 million activity. 50,922 shares valued at $6.09M were sold by Caponecchi Kevin J on Friday, November 30. Shares for $3.40 million were sold by Brown Michael J. 5,000 Euronet Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:EEFT) shares with value of $560,800 were sold by NEWMAN JEFFREY B.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.37 in 2018 Q4. Its up 0.17, from 1.2 in 2018Q3. It increased, as 16 investors sold EEFT shares while 93 reduced holdings. 59 funds opened positions while 90 raised stakes. 47.25 million shares or 0.62% less from 47.55 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Metropolitan Life Insur New York reported 2,508 shares. 37,730 were reported by Castleark Mngmt Limited Liability. Great Lakes Ltd accumulated 141,614 shares or 0.34% of the stock. Creative Planning stated it has 24,635 shares. North Carolina-based Captrust Finance has invested 0% in Euronet Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:EEFT). Strs Ohio holds 0% or 2,607 shares in its portfolio. Ima Wealth invested in 890 shares or 0.04% of the stock. The Switzerland-based Credit Suisse Ag has invested 0.01% in Euronet Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:EEFT). Royal Bancorp Of Canada holds 0.01% in Euronet Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:EEFT) or 191,415 shares. Aristotle Cap Boston Ltd Llc has invested 2.25% in Euronet Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:EEFT). Cap Interest invested in 0.05% or 943,290 shares. Etrade Cap Ltd reported 0.03% of its portfolio in Euronet Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:EEFT). Goldman Sachs Gp Inc, New York-based fund reported 369,123 shares. California State Teachers Retirement Sys reported 78,569 shares stake. Natixis Limited Partnership owns 36,440 shares.

More notable recent Euronet Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:EEFT) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “Visa and PayActiv Collaborate for Real-Time Access to Wages – Nasdaq” on March 08, 2019, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “Here’s Why Euronet Worldwide Climbed 16.8% in February – Nasdaq” published on March 04, 2019, Nasdaq.com published: “Commit To Buy Euronet Worldwide At $120, Earn 6.9% Annualized Using Options – Nasdaq” on March 06, 2019. More interesting news about Euronet Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:EEFT) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “Mastercard to Acquire Transfast, Expand Cross Border Business – Nasdaq” published on March 11, 2019 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “Euronet Worldwide Announces Pricing of Private Offering of Convertible Senior Notes – Nasdaq” with publication date: March 14, 2019.

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