Mcdonalds (MCD) Position Raised by Pictet & Cie Europe Sa; As Coca Cola Co (KO) Market Value Declined, Beaumont Financial Partners Boosted Holding

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Beaumont Financial Partners Llc increased its stake in Coca Cola Co (KO) by 124.57% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Beaumont Financial Partners Llc bought 17,580 shares as the company’s stock declined 8.17% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 31,692 shares of the beverages (production and distribution) company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $1.50M, up from 14,112 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Beaumont Financial Partners Llc who had been investing in Coca Cola Co for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $193.67 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.88% or $0.4 during the last trading session, reaching $45.3. About 47.25 million shares traded or 171.78% up from the average. The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) has risen 5.11% since March 17, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 0.74% the S&P500. Some Historical KO News: 26/04/2018 – S&PGR Downgrades The Coca-Cola Co To ‘A+’; Otlk Stable; 29/05/2018 – COCA COLA CO SAYS TO INVEST$1.2 BLN IN ARGENTINA FROM 2019 TO 2021; 24/05/2018 – Swire Coca-Cola Creates Chief Operating Officer Role and Hires Industry Veteran to Lead Sales Organization; 12/04/2018 – Moody’s changes Coca-Cola FEMSA’s outlook to stable; affirms ratings; 07/03/2018 – Coca-Cola is getting boozy for the first time in 125 years; 24/04/2018 – COCA-COLA STILL SEES FY COMPARABLE EPS +8% TO +10%; 19/03/2018 – FCB Africa Targets Generation Z in New Campaign for Coca-Cola; 15/05/2018 – COCA-COLA AMATIL LTD – BOARD’S VIEW IS THAT CATHERINE REMAINING ON COCA-COLA AMATIL BOARD IS IN INTERESTS OF SHAREHOLDERS; 03/05/2018 – MEDIA-Coca-Cola to take its Indian brand ‘Thums Up’ to neighbouring markets – PTI in Economic Times; 25/04/2018 – Coca-Cola and Regal Films Program Winner “The Library” Announced at CinemaCon 2018

Pictet & Cie Europe Sa increased its stake in Mcdonalds Corp (MCD) by 6.3% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Pictet & Cie Europe Sa bought 3,240 shares as the company’s stock declined 3.86% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 54,649 shares of the restaurants company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $9.70M, up from 51,409 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Pictet & Cie Europe Sa who had been investing in Mcdonalds Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $141.84 billion market cap company. The stock increased 1.42% or $2.59 during the last trading session, reaching $185.33. About 6.01 million shares traded or 56.71% up from the average. McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) has risen 15.99% since March 17, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 11.62% the S&P500. Some Historical MCD News: 07/03/2018 – Wendy’s brings the beef, rips into McDonald’s over its fresh beef Quarter Pounders; 30/05/2018 – Canada News Wire: /C O R R E C T I O N from Source — McDonald’s Canada/; 23/03/2018 – MEDIA-Britain’s retailers will see more corporate failures, warns UK McDonald’s boss- Sky News; 30/04/2018 – McDonald’s 1Q Rev $5.14B; 14/03/2018 – MCDONALD’S: THERE’S A LOT OF COMPETITION AND DEALS IN U.S. NOW; 16/03/2018 – McDonald’s Closes Above 200-Day Moving Average: Technicals; 26/04/2018 – Russia’s X5 reports profit drop as costs jump; 06/03/2018 – McDonald’s Puts Fresh Beef on the Menu; 30/04/2018 – McDonald’s earnings: $1.79 a share, vs $1.67 EPS expected; 30/04/2018 – MCDONALD’S: U.S. COMPS DRIVEN BY PRICE INCREASES, TRADING UP

More notable recent McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) news were published by: Investorplace.com which released: “3 Best Restaurant Stocks Morgan Stanley Says to Take a Bite Of – Investorplace.com” on March 15, 2019, also Fool.com with their article: “Can This Massive Chain Take on Starbucks? – Motley Fool” published on March 13, 2019, Seekingalpha.com published: “McDonald’s: Franchisee Frustration And No Traffic Growth – Seeking Alpha” on March 01, 2019. More interesting news about McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “How Safe Is McDonald’s Dividend? – Seeking Alpha” published on March 06, 2019 as well as Streetinsider.com‘s news article titled: “McDonald’s (MCD) SSS Checks Are Tracking Ahead Of Consensus – Longbow – StreetInsider.com” with publication date: February 25, 2019.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.96 in Q4 2018. Its up 0.13, from 0.83 in 2018Q3. It improved, as 42 investors sold MCD shares while 556 reduced holdings. 143 funds opened positions while 433 raised stakes. 513.11 million shares or 3.67% more from 494.95 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Old Second Fincl Bank Of Aurora owns 5,438 shares. St Germain D J invested in 0.28% or 13,268 shares. Miller Invest Management Ltd Partnership owns 3,247 shares. 1St Source Savings Bank owns 46,920 shares for 0.81% of their portfolio. 118,597 were accumulated by Peapack Gladstone. Reynders Mcveigh Mngmt Ltd stated it has 0.47% of its portfolio in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD). Sigma Planning accumulated 0.49% or 38,126 shares. Tradewinds owns 1,210 shares. Signalpoint Asset Management Lc invested in 4,935 shares or 0.42% of the stock. First Mercantile Comm holds 0.85% or 19,816 shares in its portfolio. Biondo Inv Advisors Limited Com reported 29,763 shares stake. 2.85 million were accumulated by Deutsche Bank Ag. Nbt State Bank N A New York reported 61,765 shares or 1.77% of all its holdings. 1,940 are owned by Annex Advisory Svcs Ltd Liability. Burns J W & Com New York stated it has 41,169 shares or 2.05% of all its holdings.

Since October 24, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 9 sales for $63.19 million activity. MCKENNA ANDREW J also sold $5.41 million worth of McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) shares. Easterbrook Stephen also sold $35.32 million worth of McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) shares. Gibbs Robert Lane sold $3.99 million worth of stock or 22,036 shares. $2.67M worth of stock was sold by DeBiase Francesca A. on Wednesday, October 24. Another trade for 3,036 shares valued at $537,767 was sold by Henry Daniel. On Tuesday, February 5 the insider Fairhurst David Ogden sold $13.62M.

Pictet & Cie Europe Sa, which manages about $490.10 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Spdr S&P Midcap 400 Etf Tr (MDY) by 1,187 shares to 1,174 shares, valued at $355,000 in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Smith A O (NYSE:AOS) by 11,000 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 7,400 shares, and cut its stake in Celgene Corp (NASDAQ:CELG).

Investors sentiment increased to 0.9 in 2018 Q4. Its up 0.08, from 0.82 in 2018Q3. It improved, as 46 investors sold KO shares while 602 reduced holdings. 141 funds opened positions while 444 raised stakes. 2.79 billion shares or 3.47% more from 2.69 billion shares in 2018Q3 were reported. 56,445 are held by Victory Cap Mgmt Inc. Moreover, Essex Ser Incorporated has 0.44% invested in The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO). Massmutual Tru Fsb Adv, a Connecticut-based fund reported 74,053 shares. Mackenzie Financial Corp has invested 0.01% in The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO). Edge Wealth Mngmt Ltd Company accumulated 1 shares. Drexel Morgan owns 42,343 shares. Hoertkorn Richard Charles invested in 0.69% or 20,650 shares. Boyd Watterson Asset Mgmt Ltd Co Oh holds 0.92% or 26,485 shares. Hyman Charles D has 0.94% invested in The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) for 166,879 shares. Cypress Capital Mgmt Limited Liability Corp (Wy) holds 0% of its portfolio in The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) for 45 shares. Etrade Capital Limited Liability Company, New York-based fund reported 89,394 shares. Apg Asset Management Nv holds 0.59% in The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) or 6.99M shares. Kistler accumulated 0.48% or 21,595 shares. Willis Inv Counsel has 147,636 shares for 0.52% of their portfolio. Markston Interest Ltd Liability Com invested in 0.01% or 929 shares.

Beaumont Financial Partners Llc, which manages about $2.17 billion and $613.09 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Spdr S&P 500 Etf Tr (SPY) by 1,508 shares to 2,051 shares, valued at $513,000 in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in First Tr Exchange Traded Fd (EMLP) by 69,413 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 330,834 shares, and cut its stake in Ishares Tr (AGG).

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