Wexford Capital LP Raised Stake in Norfolk Southern (NSC) as Stock Value Rose; Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership Continues to Hold Position in Ericsson (ERIC)

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Wexford Capital Lp increased its stake in Norfolk Southern Corp (NSC) by 30.59% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Wexford Capital Lp bought 7,619 shares as the company’s stock rose 7.11% with the market. The hedge fund held 32,527 shares of the railroads company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $4.86M, up from 24,908 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Wexford Capital Lp who had been investing in Norfolk Southern Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $48.01 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.30% or $0.53 during the last trading session, reaching $179.52. About 3.43 million shares traded or 76.95% up from the average. Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE:NSC) has risen 29.66% since March 17, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 25.29% the S&P500. Some Historical NSC News: 24/05/2018 – Norfolk Southern and New York State usher in a modern era for freight rail with dedication of new railroad bridge – the Genesee; 25/04/2018 – NORFOLK SOUTHERN SAYS OUTLOOK FOR 2018 IS `PROMISING`; 10/05/2018 – NORFOLK SOUTHERN CORP NSC.N : BAIRD RAISES TARGET PRICE TO $161 FROM $155; 25/04/2018 – Norfolk Southern 1Q Net $552M; 09/05/2018 – Norfolk Southern partners with Plug and Play to drive innovation in supply chain logistics; 24/04/2018 – Norfolk Southern declares quarterly dividend; 30/04/2018 – Norfolk Southern receives American Chemistry Council award as industry-leading partner in responsible chemical transport; 27/03/2018 – Norfolk Southern appoints McClellan, Elkins to new positions; 26/04/2018 – NORFOLK SOUTHERN CORP NSC.N : UBS RAISES TARGET PRICE TO $192 FROM $186; 03/05/2018 – FOX 29: #BREAKING: #SEPTA service on the Wilmington/Newark Regional Rail Line will remain suspended through the end of toda‚Ķ

Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership increased its stake in Ericsson (ERIC) by 459.78% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership bought 8.33M shares as the company’s stock rose 9.47% with the market. The institutional investor held 10.14M shares of the radio and television broadcasting and communications equipment company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $89.97 million, up from 1.81 million at the end of the previous reported quarter. Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership who had been investing in Ericsson for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $31.66 billion market cap company. The stock increased 1.69% or $0.16 during the last trading session, reaching $9.63. About 3.26 million shares traded. Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) has risen 42.75% since March 17, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 38.38% the S&P500.

More notable recent Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (NASDAQ:publ) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Ericsson’s Ekholm touts company’s 2019 5G rollouts – Seeking Alpha” on February 25, 2019, also Globenewswire.com with their article: “Hoylu AB: The board in Hoylu AB (publ) has by authorization from the annual general meeting resolved to carry out a directed issue – GlobeNewswire” published on February 20, 2019, Globenewswire.com published: “Correction: HMS Networks AB (publ) acquires majority of German company WEBfactory GmbH – GlobeNewswire” on March 13, 2019. More interesting news about Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (NASDAQ:publ) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “Enzymatica AB: Strong sales in the fourth quarter, but lower sales for full-year 2018 driven by restrictions in Germany – Nasdaq” published on February 19, 2019 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “Radisson’s application for de-listing from Nasdaq Stockholm approved – NASDAQ.com – Nasdaq” with publication date: March 07, 2019.

Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, which manages about $55.30 billion and $38.16B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Descartes Sys Group Inc (NASDAQ:DSGX) by 286,103 shares to 556,949 shares, valued at $14.73M in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Murphy Oil Corp (NYSE:MUR) by 151,597 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 315,945 shares, and cut its stake in Vonage Hldgs Corp (NYSE:VG).

Since November 7, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 3 sales for $1.09 million activity. $94,117 worth of Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE:NSC) was sold by Zampi Jason Andrew.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.72 in 2018 Q4. Its down 0.20, from 0.92 in 2018Q3. It turned negative, as 62 investors sold NSC shares while 373 reduced holdings. 85 funds opened positions while 227 raised stakes. 212.45 million shares or 13.01% more from 187.99 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) has invested 0.19% in Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE:NSC). Banced reported 0.67% in Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE:NSC). Cape Cod Five Cents Comml Bank has 0.7% invested in Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE:NSC) for 28,226 shares. Highbridge Cap Mngmt Limited Liability Com has 0.01% invested in Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE:NSC) for 2,905 shares. Brookstone Cap Management has 2,620 shares. Hl Service Lc reported 44,543 shares. Lodestar Counsel Llc Il holds 2,100 shares or 0.04% of its portfolio. Gotham Asset Mngmt Llc invested in 127,464 shares or 0.3% of the stock. Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft Fi, Germany-based fund reported 2,654 shares. Ftb has 27,522 shares. Washington Trust Com owns 2,317 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Buckhead Management Limited Co invested in 41,400 shares. Moreover, Aperio Gp Limited Com has 0.14% invested in Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE:NSC) for 189,925 shares. Usa Portformulas holds 15,069 shares. San Francisco Sentry Inv Gru (Ca) accumulated 1,214 shares.

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