As Mcgrath Rentcorp (MGRC) Stock Value Rose, Bluemountain Capital Management Has Trimmed Position; Paychex Com (PAYX) Shareholder Harvey Investment Co Trimmed Its Stake by $619,775

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Harvey Investment Co Llc decreased its stake in Paychex Inc Com (PAYX) by 4.04% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Harvey Investment Co Llc sold 9,535 shares as the company’s stock rose 7.97% with the market. The institutional investor held 226,339 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $14.75 million, down from 235,874 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Harvey Investment Co Llc who had been investing in Paychex Inc Com for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $29.53B market cap company. The stock increased 1.00% or $0.81 during the last trading session, reaching $82.16. About 1.01 million shares traded. Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX) has risen 20.38% since April 13, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 16.01% the S&P500. Some Historical PAYX News: 26/03/2018 – Paychex Sees FY18 Human Resource Services Revenue Up 13%-14%; 05/04/2018 – Paychex Access Event Set By Northcoast Research for Apr. 12; 30/04/2018 – Paychex Expands Board, Elects New Member; 26/03/2018 – Paychex 3Q Payroll Service Revenue $455M, Up 2%; 26/03/2018 – PAYCHEX 3Q REV. $866.5M, EST. $854.1M; 27/03/2018 – Lower Tax Rate Boosts Case for Corporate Bonds Over Munis — Paychex CFO; 30/04/2018 – Paychex Inc: Paychex Expands Board, Elects New Member Mon, 30 Apr 2018 15:50:13 +0000; 26/03/2018 – PAYCHEX SEES FY NET INCOME GROWTH ABOUT +13%; 06/03/2018 Paychex l IHS Markit Small Business Employment Watch: Small Business Job Growth and Wages Moderate in February; 27/04/2018 – MOODY’S AFFIRMS TRINET’S BA3 CFR, REVISES OUTLOOK TO POSITIVE

Bluemountain Capital Management Llc decreased its stake in Mcgrath Rentcorp (MGRC) by 51.27% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Bluemountain Capital Management Llc sold 12,357 shares as the company’s stock rose 13.22% with the market. The hedge fund held 11,743 shares of the diversified commercial services company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $605,000, down from 24,100 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Bluemountain Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Mcgrath Rentcorp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $1.41 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.09% or $0.06 during the last trading session, reaching $58.16. About 36,368 shares traded. McGrath RentCorp (NASDAQ:MGRC) has risen 20.18% since April 13, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 15.81% the S&P500. Some Historical MGRC News: 08/03/2018 McGrath Rent Access Event Scheduled By Noble Capital Markets; 01/05/2018 – McGrath RentCorp 1Q Rev $105.1M; 01/05/2018 – MCGRATH SEES 2018 OPER PROFIT UP 11%-15%, SAW UP 8%-12%; 23/05/2018 – Detailed Research: Economic Perspectives on McGrath RentCorp, Universal Forest Products, Venator Materials, Armada Hoffler Prop; 01/05/2018 – MCGRATH RENT 1Q EPS 59C, EST. 47C (2 EST.); 01/05/2018 – McGrath RentCorp 1Q EPS 59c; 02/04/2018 – McGrath RentCorp Sets First Quarter 2018 Financial Results Date and Time; 29/03/2018 – Recent Analysis Shows Net Element, McGrath RentCorp, AvalonBay Communities, American Tower Corporation (REIT), Earthstone Energ; 19/04/2018 – DJ McGrath RentCorp, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (MGRC); 01/05/2018 – MCGRATH RENT 1Q REV. $105.1M

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.99 in Q4 2018. Its down 0.50, from 1.49 in 2018Q3. It dived, as 13 investors sold MGRC shares while 66 reduced holdings. 29 funds opened positions while 49 raised stakes. 19.84 million shares or 0.22% more from 19.79 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Envestnet Asset Management Inc stated it has 0% in McGrath RentCorp (NASDAQ:MGRC). Next Fin Grp Incorporated reported 113 shares or 0% of all its holdings. State Street stated it has 0% in McGrath RentCorp (NASDAQ:MGRC). Signaturefd Limited Liability Corporation reported 100 shares. The British Columbia – Canada-based Numerixs Invest Tech has invested 0.01% in McGrath RentCorp (NASDAQ:MGRC). Cwm Ltd Limited Liability Company has 19 shares. Capital Fund owns 5,400 shares. Barclays Pcl holds 4,968 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Moreover, Kennedy Cap Management has 0.09% invested in McGrath RentCorp (NASDAQ:MGRC) for 70,873 shares. Alps Advsrs Inc has 8,762 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Blackrock invested in 0.01% or 2.19M shares. Wilbanks Smith Thomas Asset Mgmt Ltd invested in 5,704 shares. Group Inc Inc reported 15,874 shares stake. Citadel Ltd Company holds 0% of its portfolio in McGrath RentCorp (NASDAQ:MGRC) for 76,564 shares. Prudential Financial holds 0% or 33,446 shares in its portfolio.

More notable recent McGrath RentCorp (NASDAQ:MGRC) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “How McGrath (MGRC) Stock Stands Out in a Strong Industry – Nasdaq” on March 27, 2019, also Globenewswire.com with their article: “McGrath RentCorp to Present at the Sidoti & Company Fall 2018 Investor Conference – GlobeNewswire” published on September 12, 2018, Gurufocus.com published: “Apr 02, 2019 – First Hawaiian Bank Buys PayPal Holdings Inc, Linde PLC, The Walt Disney Co, Sells Vanguard Short-Term Bond, Boeing Co, iShares 1-3 Year Treasury Bond ETF – GuruFocus.com” on April 02, 2019. More interesting news about McGrath RentCorp (NASDAQ:MGRC) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “Paychex, Inc. (PAYX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for January 31, 2019 – Nasdaq” published on January 30, 2019 as well as Globenewswire.com‘s news article titled: “McGrath RentCorp Announces Leadership Change Nasdaq:MGRC – GlobeNewswire” with publication date: February 17, 2017.

Analysts await McGrath RentCorp (NASDAQ:MGRC) to report earnings on May, 7. They expect $0.62 earnings per share, up 29.17% or $0.14 from last year’s $0.48 per share. MGRC’s profit will be $14.99M for 23.45 P/E if the $0.62 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.99 actual earnings per share reported by McGrath RentCorp for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -37.37% negative EPS growth.

Bluemountain Capital Management Llc, which manages about $27.77 billion and $3.53 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Nanometrics Inc (NASDAQ:NANO) by 14,899 shares to 28,416 shares, valued at $777,000 in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Waters Corp (NYSE:WAT) by 16,310 shares in the quarter, for a total of 24,081 shares, and has risen its stake in Coca Cola European Partners.

Since November 7, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 3 selling transactions for $331,845 activity. $164,382 worth of McGrath RentCorp (NASDAQ:MGRC) was sold by STRADFORD DENNIS P. Lieffrig John also sold $69,890 worth of McGrath RentCorp (NASDAQ:MGRC) shares.

Harvey Investment Co Llc, which manages about $445.75 million and $518.45 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Swift Transn Hldgs Inc by 15,880 shares to 346,548 shares, valued at $8.69 million in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Wabtec Com (NYSE:WAB) by 9,220 shares in the quarter, for a total of 188,790 shares, and has risen its stake in Ulta Beauty Incorporated (NASDAQ:ULTA).

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.94 in 2018 Q4. Its down 0.14, from 1.08 in 2018Q3. It is negative, as 46 investors sold PAYX shares while 295 reduced holdings. 71 funds opened positions while 249 raised stakes. 239.62 million shares or 0.09% less from 239.85 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Waratah Advsrs invested in 77,834 shares or 0.63% of the stock. 138,976 are held by Van Cleef Asset Managementinc. Athena Capital Ltd Liability Corporation has 0.01% invested in Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX). Atlas Browninc reported 0.19% of its portfolio in Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX). Aqr Cap Management Ltd Liability Corporation holds 0.04% or 538,191 shares. Highvista Strategies Ltd Liability Company owns 0.27% invested in Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX) for 4,800 shares. Chase Investment Counsel Corp stated it has 3,591 shares or 0.14% of all its holdings. Stratos Wealth Ptnrs Limited owns 18,340 shares for 0.06% of their portfolio. Puzo Michael J reported 4,200 shares. Grimes & Co Inc invested in 4,106 shares. 11,216 were accumulated by Shamrock Asset Mngmt Ltd Liability Com. Gideon Capital Advsrs Incorporated stated it has 6,421 shares. Kbc Nv invested 0.06% in Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX). Blair William Com Il reported 362,231 shares. Avalon Advsr Ltd Liability reported 246,533 shares.

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