General Mtrs Co (GM) Valuation Rose While Capital Advisors Has Cut Its Stake; As Whirlpool (Whr) (WHR) Share Value Rose, Greenhaven Associates Has Lowered Holding

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Capital Advisors Inc decreased its stake in General Mtrs Co (GM) by 3.74% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Capital Advisors Inc sold 13,898 shares as the company’s stock rose 6.22% with the market. The institutional investor held 357,315 shares of the auto manufacturing company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $11.95M, down from 371,213 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Capital Advisors Inc who had been investing in General Mtrs Co for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $53.66B market cap company. The stock increased 0.11% or $0.04 during the last trading session, reaching $38.07. About 16.85 million shares traded or 59.92% up from the average. General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) has risen 3.86% since March 17, 2018 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 0.51% the S&P500. Some Historical GM News: 19/04/2018 – GM Korea, union fail to reach agreement before Friday deadline; 17/04/2018 – CNBC Wires: EXCLUSIVE-S.Korea may sign GM Korea funding deal by April 27 -KDB chair; 05/03/2018 – AUTOMODULAR – AMD CURRENTLY BELIEVES SETTLEMENT PROCEEDS IN RESPECT OF GM CLAIM MAY NOT BE RECEIVED FROM GENERAL MOTORS ON OR BEFORE MARCH 7, 2018; 24/04/2018 – Volvo and GM roll out in-car deliveries with Amazon; 18/04/2018 – Michael Wayland: BREAKING: @Cadillac President Johan de Nysschen leaving company to “pursue other interests”; @GM names Steve; 26/04/2018 – General Motors 1Q Net $1B; 31/05/2018 – General Motors: SoftBank Investment Will Be Made in Two Tranches; 03/04/2018 – GM Scraps a Standard in Sales Reporting; 17/04/2018 – EXCLUSIVE-S.KOREA’S KDB MAY SIGN AN MOU ON FINANCIAL SUPPORT TO GM’S LOCAL UNIT BY APRIL 27 – KDB CHAIRMAN; 20/04/2018 – GM KOREA, UNION FAIL TO REACH WAGE DEAL – GM KOREA SPOKESMAN

Greenhaven Associates Inc decreased its stake in Whirlpool Corp (Whr) (WHR) by 1.56% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Greenhaven Associates Inc sold 45,050 shares as the company’s stock rose 13.25% with the market. The hedge fund held 2.83 million shares of the consumer electronics and appliances company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $302.86M, down from 2.88 million at the end of the previous reported quarter. Greenhaven Associates Inc who had been investing in Whirlpool Corp (Whr) for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $8.47 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 4.92% or $6.89 during the last trading session, reaching $133.18. About 2.01 million shares traded or 116.47% up from the average. Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE:WHR) has declined 10.97% since March 17, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 15.34% the S&P500. Some Historical WHR News: 22/04/2018 – DJ Whirlpool Corporation, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (WHR); 09/05/2018 – BSE Mumbai Bourse: Results from Whirlpool of India for Apr 01 to Mar 31; 06/03/2018 – Three Sears Hometown Stores in Mississippi Refresh Appliance Retail Strategy; 08/05/2018 – Whirlpool Corporation enhances voice capabilities with Google Home in connected appliances; 08/05/2018 – WHIRLPOOL OF INDIA 4Q NET INCOME 913.8M RUPEES; 20/03/2018 – U.S. home appliance shipments up 9.7 pct yr/yr in Feb – AHAM; 30/05/2018 – Whirlpool Corporation Announces Final Results Of Modified Dutch Auction Tender Offer; 23/04/2018 – WHIRLPOOL REPORTS 4.5% QTR DIV INCREASE; 09/05/2018 – BSE Mumbai Bourse: Results from Whirlpool of India for Jan 01 to Mar 31; 23/04/2018 – WHIRLPOOL 1Q ONGOING EPS $2.81, EST. $2.97

Analysts await Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE:WHR) to report earnings on April, 22. They expect $3.16 EPS, up 12.46% or $0.35 from last year’s $2.81 per share. WHR’s profit will be $201.04 million for 10.54 P/E if the $3.16 EPS becomes a reality. After $4.75 actual EPS reported by Whirlpool Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -33.47% negative EPS growth.

More notable recent Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE:WHR) news were published by: Benzinga.com which released: “Whirlpool (NYSE:WHR) Spins Back After Earnings Beat, Sales Miss, Weak Guidance – Benzinga” on January 29, 2019, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “A Bit Oversold On Whirlpool – Seeking Alpha” published on October 24, 2018, Seekingalpha.com published: “Whirlpool Q4 2018 Earnings Preview – Seeking Alpha” on January 27, 2019. More interesting news about Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE:WHR) were released by: Schaeffersresearch.com and their article: “Stocks Eye Weekly Wins on China Trade Update – Schaeffers Research” published on March 15, 2019 as well as Benzinga.com‘s news article titled: “51 Stocks Moving In Friday’s Mid-Day Session – Benzinga” with publication date: March 15, 2019.

Greenhaven Associates Inc, which manages about $5.72 billion and $5.19 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Lennar Corporation (NYSE:LEN) by 67,032 shares to 9.35M shares, valued at $366.11M in 2018Q4, according to the filing.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.74 in Q4 2018. Its down 0.13, from 0.87 in 2018Q3. It dropped, as 66 investors sold WHR shares while 170 reduced holdings. 56 funds opened positions while 119 raised stakes. 59.16 million shares or 6.08% more from 55.77 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. 226 are held by Synovus Financial Corporation. Spinnaker Tru invested in 0.04% or 3,495 shares. Whittier Tru Comm has invested 0% in Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE:WHR). Hudock Gp Limited Liability Corp holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE:WHR) for 152 shares. 40 were accumulated by Signaturefd Limited Liability Company. Brinker Capital owns 0.04% invested in Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE:WHR) for 8,293 shares. Natixis invested in 8,680 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Cadence Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 7,876 shares. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa holds 146,491 shares. Raymond James Svcs Advsrs, Florida-based fund reported 13,086 shares. Next Financial Group Inc Incorporated reported 0% stake. Captrust Financial Advsrs owns 120 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Gulf Fincl Bank (Uk) holds 0.03% of its portfolio in Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE:WHR) for 15,514 shares. Earnest Prtnrs Ltd reported 0% stake. Brandes Prns LP reported 0.08% stake.

Since February 1, 2019, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 sale for $379,921 activity.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.74 in Q4 2018. Its down 0.20, from 0.94 in 2018Q3. It is negative, as 80 investors sold GM shares while 320 reduced holdings. 92 funds opened positions while 205 raised stakes. 1.06 billion shares or 5.28% more from 1.01 billion shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Ejf Capital Lc holds 0.04% of its portfolio in General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) for 10,000 shares. 103.76M are held by Capital World Invsts. Athena Limited Co owns 290 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Ami Inv Management Inc invested in 36,508 shares or 0.72% of the stock. Savant Capital Limited Liability has invested 0.04% in General Motors Company (NYSE:GM). Meiji Yasuda Life, Japan-based fund reported 18,872 shares. Sun Life Fincl has invested 0.03% in General Motors Company (NYSE:GM). First Fincl In accumulated 1,000 shares. Blackrock Inc reported 78.21 million shares. Pictet Asset Mgmt Limited reported 0.05% in General Motors Company (NYSE:GM). Captrust Fin Advisors, a North Carolina-based fund reported 16,250 shares. Brinker Capital invested 0.08% of its portfolio in General Motors Company (NYSE:GM). Usca Ria Lc accumulated 0.62% or 139,949 shares. Css Limited Liability Company Il accumulated 0.13% or 60,168 shares. 143,282 are held by Panagora Asset Mngmt.

Capital Advisors Inc, which manages about $1.54B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Pattern Energy Group Inc (NASDAQ:PEGI) by 53,367 shares to 530,597 shares, valued at $9.88 million in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Coca Cola Co (NYSE:KO) by 6,650 shares in the quarter, for a total of 328,356 shares, and has risen its stake in Intuit (NASDAQ:INTU).

Analysts await General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) to report earnings on April, 25. They expect $1.12 EPS, down 21.68% or $0.31 from last year’s $1.43 per share. GM’s profit will be $1.58B for 8.50 P/E if the $1.12 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.43 actual EPS reported by General Motors Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -21.68% negative EPS growth.

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