Tokio Marine Asset Management Co LTD Holds Stake in Darden Restaurants (DRI); Capital International Investors Position in Coca (KO) Increased by $18.77 Million as Stock Value Declined

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Capital International Investors increased its stake in Coca (KO) by 0.63% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Capital International Investors bought 399,463 shares as the company’s stock declined 8.17% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 63.60M shares of the beverages (production and distribution) company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $3.01 billion, up from 63.20M at the end of the previous reported quarter. Capital International Investors who had been investing in Coca 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: 24/04/2018 – Coca-Cola slated to release results ahead of market open; 20/03/2018 – Fox 35 News: BREAKING: Police are investigating a bomb threat which led to the evacuation of the World of Coca-Cola in downtown; 07/03/2018 – Coca-Cola announces its first-ever alcoholic drink; 09/03/2018 – The Coca-Cola Co Announces Letter of Intent for Refranchising of Canadian Bottling Ops; 31/05/2018 – Coca-Cola returns to alcoholic drinks with Japan ‘alcopop’; 07/03/2018 – Something’s Brewing: Coca-Cola Plans Its First Alcoholic Drink; 08/03/2018 – ABcann Retains VIRTUE as Agency of Record; 20/04/2018 – COCA-COLA ICECEK AS CCOLA.IS – WITHIN NEXT THREE YEARS, TOTAL INVESTMENT OF $250 MLN IN PAKISTAN HAS BEEN PLANNED; 24/04/2018 – Coca-Cola On Track to Deliver Full Yr Targets; 10/05/2018 – Coca-Cola HBC Delivered 4.5% FX-neutral Rev Growth in 1Q

Tokio Marine Asset Management Co Ltd increased its stake in Darden Restaurants Inc (DRI) by 130.07% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Tokio Marine Asset Management Co Ltd bought 8,068 shares as the company’s stock declined 1.90% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 14,271 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $1.43M, up from 6,203 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Tokio Marine Asset Management Co Ltd who had been investing in Darden Restaurants Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $13.67 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.56% or $0.62 during the last trading session, reaching $110.66. About 1.90M shares traded or 44.26% up from the average. Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE:DRI) has risen 20.22% since March 17, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 15.85% the S&P500. Some Historical DRI News: 02/04/2018 – DARDEN RESTAURANTS INC DRI.N : RBC RAISES TO OUTPERFORM FROM SECTOR PERFORM; 22/03/2018 – DARDEN SEES FY CAPEX $425M-$475M; 12/03/2018 – Darden: Bradley Blum Resigns From Board; 17/05/2018 – Darden 10.3% Owned by Hedge Funds; 06/03/2018 INDIA DRI MOVED SURAT COURT AGAINST NIRAV MODI, 3 COS; 13/03/2018 – Transformational Gift from Batten Foundation Establishes New $30 Million Scholarship Program at UVA Darden; 22/03/2018 – Darden Restaurants Inc. CDS Widens 6 Bps, Most in 12 Months; 22/03/2018 – DARDEN RESTAURANTS INC – QTRLY OLIVE GARDEN SAME-RESTAURANT SALES ROSE 2.2 PCT; 22/03/2018 – DARDEN 3Q ADJ EPS CONT OPS $1.71, EST. $1.64; 02/04/2018 – DARDEN RESTAURANTS INC DRI.N : RBC RAISES TARGET PRICE TO $97 FROM $93

More notable recent Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE:DRI) news were published by: Streetinsider.com which released: “Form 6-K AURORA CANNABIS INC For: Feb 20 – StreetInsider.com” on February 20, 2019, also Globenewswire.com with their article: “Oil-Dri Announces Changes in the Timing of its Second Quarter Earnings Release and Investor Teleconference – GlobeNewswire” published on February 19, 2019, Streetinsider.com published: “Oil-Dri Corp. (ODC) Declares $0.24 Quarterly Dividend, 3.4% Yield; Authorizes 750K Share Buyback – StreetInsider.com” on March 13, 2019. More interesting news about Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE:DRI) were released by: Bizjournals.com and their article: “Large Kentucky ad firm opens Orlando office – Orlando Business Journal” published on February 25, 2019 as well as Globenewswire.com‘s news article titled: “Oil-Dri Board of Directors Declares Quarterly Dividends and Authorizes Stock Repurchases – GlobeNewswire” with publication date: March 12, 2019.

Tokio Marine Asset Management Co Ltd, which manages about $494.63 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Invesco Db Commdy Indx Trck by 80,000 shares to 30,500 shares, valued at $442,000 in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Ameren Corp (NYSE:AEE) by 5,120 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 25,572 shares, and cut its stake in Nike Inc (NYSE:NKE).

Since September 26, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 3 sales for $13.03 million activity. $6.03M worth of Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE:DRI) shares were sold by GEORGE DAVID C. LEE EUGENE I JR also sold $6.84M worth of Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE:DRI) shares.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.19 in 2018 Q4. Its up 0.17, from 1.02 in 2018Q3. It is positive, as 41 investors sold DRI shares while 164 reduced holdings. 82 funds opened positions while 161 raised stakes. 108.28 million shares or 3.49% more from 104.62 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Aperio Group invested in 158,412 shares. Summit Securities Limited has 0.03% invested in Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE:DRI). Putnam Invs Ltd Company reported 0.05% stake. Next Fincl Grp has 578 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Bartlett & Company Lc reported 998 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Wolverine Asset Mgmt Lc invested in 9,679 shares or 0.01% of the stock. The Wisconsin-based Northwestern Mutual Wealth Mngmt has invested 0% in Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE:DRI). Virginia Retirement Sys Et Al, a Virginia-based fund reported 213,600 shares. Macquarie Gru Ltd owns 61,580 shares. Amp Capital has 96,390 shares for 0.06% of their portfolio. Bluestein R H & Com holds 2,700 shares. Mason Street Advisors Limited Liability owns 17,498 shares or 0.04% of their US portfolio. Oakworth Capital Inc reported 1,445 shares or 0.03% of all its holdings. 104,970 are held by Randolph Inc. Oppenheimer And Inc owns 6,847 shares.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.9 in Q4 2018. 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. Dynamic Advisor Solutions Lc holds 34,763 shares. Welch Gp Ltd Liability Co stated it has 91,539 shares or 0.53% of all its holdings. Eagle Asset Mgmt invested in 0.65% or 2.18 million shares. Opus Management reported 114,000 shares. Fulton Comml Bank Na holds 0.43% or 113,237 shares. Connors Investor accumulated 0.74% or 100,696 shares. Manufacturers Life The holds 0.25% of its portfolio in The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) for 4.24 million shares. 10,800 are owned by Hartford Financial Mgmt. Factory Mutual Insur has invested 1.06% of its portfolio in The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO). Oakbrook Invests Ltd Liability Corp has invested 0.59% in The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO). Van Cleef Asset Managementinc holds 0.09% in The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) or 7,025 shares. Teachers Retirement Of The State Of Kentucky holds 411,230 shares. The New York-based Shufro Rose And Com Lc has invested 0.06% in The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO). Everett Harris And Ca stated it has 0.21% in The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO). Hendley Com holds 0.39% or 14,110 shares in its portfolio.

Capital International Investors, which manages about $200.60B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Eaton Corp Plc (NYSE:ETN) by 658,828 shares to 1.75 million shares, valued at $120.00 million in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Yext Inc by 935,000 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 930,000 shares, and cut its stake in Teladoc Health Inc.

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