Cypress Asset Management Has Lifted Verizon Communications (VZ) Holding; Retractable Technologies (RVP)'s

Lloyd Doyle
December 7, 2017

Hollencrest Securities Llc sold 11,605 shares as the company's stock declined 7.66% while stock markets rallied. Shine Investment Advisory Services Inc. now owns 2,705 shares of the cell phone carrier's stock valued at $134,000 after buying an additional 1,775 shares in the last quarter. The stock has a market cap of $190.26 billion, a P/E ratio of 15.60 and a beta of 0.43. (NYSE VZ) traded down $0.03 during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting $50.65. Company shares have been seen trading -7.77% off of the 52 week high and 18.15% away from the 52 week low. Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) has declined 8.48% since December 7, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 25.18% the S&P500.

Fort Washington Investment Advisors Inc increased its stake in Southern Co (SO) by 135.31% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. They expect that Verizon Communications Inc. 1St Advisors Incorporated owns 59,107 shares or 0.3% of their U.S. portfolio.

According to 1 stock analysts, HSBC Holdings plc, is being kept at an average Buy, rating, with at least 0.08% of shares outstanding that are now legally short sold. About 9.57 million shares traded. Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) has risen 58.64% since December 7, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Since June 12, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 3 insider sales for $3.96 million activity. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Friday, May 5 by Peel Hunt.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.16 in 2017 Q2. Its down 0.12, from 1 in 2017Q1. Piedmont Invest Advsr Llc reported 12,183 shares. 120 funds opened positions while 577 raised stakes. Mount Vernon Assocs Md reported 22,973 shares. Exane Derivatives has 43,391 shares. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Monday, April 24 by RBC Capital Markets. Us Bank De holds 146,142 shares. Manatuck Hill Ptnrs Lc has 0.01% invested in CASI Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Mcmillion Inc has invested 0.42% in The Southern Company (NYSE:SO). Winslow Evans & Crocker reported 49,276 shares. Td Asset holds 0.07% or 863,859 shares in its portfolio. (NYSE:VZ). Brookmont Mgmt owns 48,644 shares for 0.82% of their portfolio. Gateway Advisers Limited Liability Company holds 0.08% of its portfolio in The Southern Company (NYSE:SO) for 188,670 shares. Federated Investors Inc. PA now owns 20,896,007 shares of the cell phone carrier's stock valued at $933,215,000 after purchasing an additional 956,578 shares during the last quarter. Twin Cap Management Inc reported 266,255 shares. Rockefeller Financial stated it has 8,990 shares.

Ratings analysis reveals 44% of Verizon's analysts are positive. Therefore 27% are positive. The firm has "Perform" rating by Oppenheimer given on Wednesday, July 20. The company was upgraded on Thursday, September 14 by Guggenheim. As per Thursday, April 13, the company rating was maintained by Barclays Capital. FBR Capital downgraded the stock to "Mkt Perform" rating in Wednesday, January 25 report. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Outperform" on Wednesday, September 30. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Monday, November 20 by Wells Fargo.

In other news, EVP Craig L. Silliman sold 610 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, October 27th. The rating was initiated by Macquarie Research with "Neutral" on Tuesday, April 5. (NYSE:VZ) rating on Friday, July 7. (NYSE:VZ). Welch Gp Limited Liability Company, Alabama-based fund reported 334,735 shares. The stock of The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE:SSP) earned "Buy" rating by Noble Financial on Thursday, July 6. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 2.5% compared to the same quarter last year. equities research analysts predict that Verizon Communications will post 3.77 earnings per share for the current year. (NYSE:VZ). Private Wealth reported 1.6% in Verizon Communications Inc. VZ's profit will be $3.59B for 14.40 P/E if the $0.88 EPS becomes a reality. (NYSE:VZ). Jupiter Asset Mngmt Ltd stated it has 1.76% in Verizon Communications Inc.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.88 in 2017 Q2. Its up 0.92, from 0.75 in 2017Q1. (NYSE:VZ) or 208,220 shares. 112 funds opened positions while 587 raised stakes. (NYSE:VZ). Parkwood Ltd Llc accumulated 151,564 shares. Viking Fund Management Limited Liability Com accumulated 157,000 shares. Cadinha Co Llc invested in 16,619 shares. Moreover, M&T Bancshares Corporation has 0.36% invested in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ). Agf Invests Inc accumulated 0.25% or 488,843 shares. Pittenger & Anderson owns 110,544 shares. Hennessy Advisors owns 261,050 shares. Moreover, Signaturefd has 0.1% invested in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ). Fulton Bancorporation Na accumulated 130,017 shares or 0.45% of the stock. Rothschild Asset Mgmt Incorporated invested 0.14% of its portfolio in Verizon Communications Inc. The correct version of this article can be read at Insiders have sold a total of 17,582 shares of company stock worth $813,143 in the last ninety days.

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