As Becton Dickinson & Co (BDX) Market Valuation Rose, Spc Financial Has Lifted Holding by $627,750; Silvercrest Asset Management Group Trimmed Its Cisco Sys Com (CSCO) Stake as Shares Rose

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Spc Financial Inc increased its stake in Becton Dickinson & Co (BDX) by 59.55% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Spc Financial Inc bought 2,790 shares as the company’s stock rose 1.29% with the market. The institutional investor held 7,475 shares of the health care company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $1.68 million, up from 4,685 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Spc Financial Inc who had been investing in Becton Dickinson & Co for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $60.37 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 6.52% or $15.66 during the last trading session, reaching $224.36. About 2.24M shares traded or 105.83% up from the average. Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX) has risen 15.93% since April 17, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 11.56% the S&P500. Some Historical BDX News: 27/04/2018 – Becton Dickinson Names Bill Tozzi Interim President of Interventional Segment; 15/05/2018 – SANDELL EXITED BDX IN 1Q: 13F; 22/03/2018 – BECTON DICKINSON – IS UPDATING INSTRUCTIONS FOR USE OF BD VACUTAINER LAVENDER, PINK & TAN TOP TUBES & BD VACUTAINER LITHIUM HEPARIN GREEN TOP TUBES; 10/04/2018 – Becton Dickinson Closes Above 50-Day Moving Average: Technicals; 22/03/2018 – BD Updates lnstructions for Use for Certain BD Vacutainer® Blood Collection Tubes; 22/03/2018 – U.S. FDA – AT FDA’S REQUEST, BD IS CONDUCTING TESTING TO DETERMINE IF LAB TESTS OTHER THAN MAGELLAN LEAD TESTS ARE AFFECTED BY THIURAM INTERFERENCE; 22/03/2018 – FDA:BDX FINDS CHEMICAL INTERACTION MAY LEAD TO SKEWING RESULTS; 26/04/2018 – FDA: Becton Dickinson & Company- BD Vacutainer® Ultra TouchTM Push Button Blood Collection Set 0.6 x 19 mm x 305 mm 23G x ® x; 22/03/2018 – FDA: Becton Dickinson & Company- BD Vacutainer® Lithium Heparin Green Top Tube; Catalog Numbers: 1. 366664 (UDI: 5038290366664; 03/05/2018 – Becton Dickinson 2Q Adj EPS $2.65

Silvercrest Asset Management Group Llc decreased its stake in Cisco Sys Inc Com (CSCO) by 1.03% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Silvercrest Asset Management Group Llc sold 39,365 shares as the company’s stock rose 8.18% with the market. The hedge fund held 3.78 million shares of the technology company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $163.68 million, down from 3.82 million at the end of the previous reported quarter. Silvercrest Asset Management Group Llc who had been investing in Cisco Sys Inc Com for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $248.72 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.79% or $0.45 during the last trading session, reaching $56.5. About 12.28M shares traded. Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) has risen 16.80% since April 17, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 12.43% the S&P500. Some Historical CSCO News: 26/03/2018 – Silicon Valley Business Journal: Breaking: Cisco pledges $50 million over five years to wipe out #homelessness in Santa Clara; 01/05/2018 – Permira to Buy Cisco’s Service-Provider Video Software Unit; 29/05/2018 – Cloudian to Present Media Archive Case Study at Cisco Future of Media Summit 2018; 23/03/2018 – CISCO CSCO.O : GOLDMAN SACHS ADDS TO AMERICAS CONVICTION LIST; 08/05/2018 – NetBrain Announces Integration with Cisco ACI to Further Enhance End-to-End Visibility and Automation for Application-Centric; 29/03/2018 – SiriusDecisions Recognizes Cisco, Huron Consulting Group, Illumina, lmprivata and Vocera as Winners of the 2018 Return on Integration (ROI) Awards; 16/05/2018 – Cisco Systems 3Q Rev $12.46B; 23/05/2018 – Cyber firms warn on suspected Russian plan to attack Ukraine; 23/05/2018 – U.S. seeks to take control of infected routers from hackers; 25/04/2018 – Techedge picks Banca Imi, Intermonte and NCTM for STAR IPO

More notable recent Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) news were published by: 247Wallst.com which released: “Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: BP, Cognizant, Cisco, Dow, Ensco, Hess, Micron, Netflix, Sunoco and More – 24/7 Wall St.” on April 16, 2019, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “Top Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for April 9th – Nasdaq” published on April 09, 2019, Nasdaq.com published: “Technology Sector Update for 04/17/2019: DPW, QCOM, AAPL, ERIC, MSFT, IBM, CSCO, GOOG – Nasdaq” on April 17, 2019. More interesting news about Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 04, 2019 – Nasdaq” published on April 03, 2019 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “Technology Sector Update for 04/08/2019: DXC, ACN, TDC, MSFT, AAPL, IBM, CSCO, GOOG – Nasdaq” with publication date: April 08, 2019.

Since November 23, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 6 sales for $7.80 million activity. $1.52 million worth of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) shares were sold by BHATT PRAT. CHANDLER MARK D had sold 4,373 shares worth $196,324 on Friday, November 23. Kramer Kelly A. also sold $3.32M worth of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) on Thursday, November 29. Another trade for 28,000 shares valued at $1.36M was sold by Tan Irving. WEST STEVEN M had sold 25,000 shares worth $1.20M.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.91 in 2018 Q4. Its up 0.06, from 0.85 in 2018Q3. It increased, as 68 investors sold CSCO shares while 701 reduced holdings. 140 funds opened positions while 557 raised stakes. 3.17 billion shares or 0.63% more from 3.15 billion shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Fiduciary Tru Co reported 966,772 shares. Cim Investment Mangement owns 19,609 shares. Moreover, Oarsman has 1.12% invested in Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO). London Communications Of Virginia holds 2.84% of its portfolio in Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) for 6.88M shares. Peak Asset invested 3.03% of its portfolio in Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO). Rmb Capital Mgmt Lc holds 0.08% or 68,325 shares in its portfolio. Regent Invest Management Limited Co invested in 1.37% or 84,565 shares. Fred Alger has invested 0.02% in Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO). Horan Capital Management has 1.21% invested in Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO). Miles Capital Incorporated has invested 0.41% in Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO). Novare Ltd Liability owns 86,547 shares or 0.68% of their US portfolio. Cullen Ltd Liability Corporation invested in 1.40 million shares or 2.61% of the stock. Zwj Investment Counsel invested in 789,093 shares or 3.22% of the stock. Newfocus Finance Grp Limited Liability invested in 165,958 shares or 4.25% of the stock. Timber Creek Capital Limited Co holds 83,759 shares.

Analysts await Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) to report earnings on May, 15. They expect $0.68 earnings per share, up 13.33% or $0.08 from last year’s $0.6 per share. CSCO’s profit will be $2.99 billion for 20.77 P/E if the $0.68 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.67 actual earnings per share reported by Cisco Systems, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 1.49% EPS growth.

Silvercrest Asset Management Group Llc, which manages about $15.87 billion and $9.08B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Home Depot Inc Com (NYSE:HD) by 19,200 shares to 487,176 shares, valued at $83.71 million in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Forward Air Corp Com (NASDAQ:FWRD) by 102,789 shares in the quarter, for a total of 702,852 shares, and has risen its stake in Vanguard Scottsdale Fds (VONV).

More notable recent Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX) news were published by: Prnewswire.com which released: “BD Unveils Platelet Quality Control Media to Help Reduce the Incidence of Sepsis in Patients Requiring Platelet Transfusion – PRNewswire” on April 08, 2019, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “BD affirms confidence in Lutonix DCB after FDA advisory – Seeking Alpha” published on March 22, 2019, Globenewswire.com published: “Analysis: Positioning to Benefit within Becton, Dickinson, CenterPoint Energy, Teleflex, RealNetworks, Instructure, and Unifirst — Research Highlights Growth, Revenue, and Consolidated Results – GlobeNewswire” on April 10, 2019. More interesting news about Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Becton Dickinson: Can This Stock Double Again? – Seeking Alpha” published on March 18, 2019 as well as Benzinga.com‘s news article titled: “10 Biggest Price Target Changes For Tuesday – Benzinga” with publication date: March 19, 2019.

Spc Financial Inc, which manages about $599.57 million and $362.23 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Jpmorgan Chase & Co (NYSE:JPM) by 18,028 shares to 6,615 shares, valued at $646,000 in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Invesco Exchng Traded Fd Tr by 163,975 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 309,741 shares, and cut its stake in At&T Inc (NYSE:T).

Since November 7, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 7 sales for $18.75 million activity. Bodner Charles R had sold 2,080 shares worth $511,328. $1.07 million worth of Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX) shares were sold by Mas Ribo Alberto. RING TIMOTHY M sold $9.96 million worth of stock. On Wednesday, November 14 FORLENZA VINCENT A sold $3.18M worth of Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX) or 13,498 shares. 5,189 shares were sold by Lim James C, worth $1.26M on Thursday, November 8. 5,243 shares were sold by Polen Thomas E Jr, worth $1.28M on Monday, November 19.

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