Sigma Planning Has Boosted Costco Whsl New (COST) Position By $393,048; Agilysys (AGYS) Has 1.31 Sentiment

October 23, 2017 - By Michael Collier

Sigma Planning Corp increased Costco Whsl Corp New (COST) stake by 28.31% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Sigma Planning Corp acquired 2,472 shares as Costco Whsl Corp New (COST)’s stock rose 1.54%. The Sigma Planning Corp holds 11,203 shares with $1.79M value, up from 8,731 last quarter. Costco Whsl Corp New now has $70.81 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.79% or $1.27 during the last trading session, reaching $162.04. About 2.78 million shares traded. Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST) has risen 25.14% since October 23, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 8.44% the S&P500.

Agilysys, Inc. is a technology company. The company has market cap of $284.68 million. The Firm provides software for point-of-sale , property management, inventory and procurement, workforce management, analytics, document management, and mobile and wireless solutions and services to the hospitality industry. It currently has negative earnings. The Firm serves four market sectors: gaming, both corporate and tribal; hotels, resorts and cruise; foodservice management, and restaurants, universities, stadia and healthcare.

Sigma Planning Corp decreased Pitney Bowes Inc (NYSE:PBI) stake by 34,997 shares to 38,167 valued at $576,000 in 2017Q2. It also reduced American Express Co (NYSE:AXP) stake by 5,091 shares and now owns 14,136 shares. Ishares Tr (IYF) was reduced too.

Since June 5, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 3 sales for $2.36 million activity. Another trade for 5,000 shares valued at $906,598 was sold by Hines Daniel M.. McKay John D also sold $544,810 worth of Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST) shares. Murphy James P. had sold 5,000 shares worth $906,504 on Wednesday, June 7.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.28 in Q2 2017. Its up 0.40, from 0.88 in 2017Q1. It is positive, as 64 investors sold COST shares while 376 reduced holdings. 123 funds opened positions while 438 raised stakes. 311.53 million shares or 2.27% less from 318.75 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Personal Cap Advisors Corp has invested 0.6% of its portfolio in Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST). Summit Grp Ltd Liability Corporation reported 3,100 shares or 0.09% of all its holdings. Ci Glob Investments invested in 8,001 shares. Asset Mngmt Advsrs Ltd invested 0.34% in Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST). Texas Yale Capital holds 0.1% or 7,128 shares in its portfolio. Perkins Coie Com reported 0.3% in Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST). Warren Averett Asset Mngmt Ltd Com reported 0.31% stake. Willow Creek Wealth Management reported 52,355 shares stake. Ohio-based Johnson Investment Counsel has invested 0.06% in Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST). Park Natl Oh has 0.03% invested in Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST). First Washington Corp owns 280 shares. Qs Investors has 0.05% invested in Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST) for 35,433 shares. 1,629 are owned by Ssi Mgmt. D Scott Neal holds 0.06% or 529 shares in its portfolio. Colonial Advsrs reported 1.13% in Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST).

Among 28 analysts covering Costco Wholesale (NASDAQ:COST), 18 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 64% are positive. Costco Wholesale had 99 analyst reports since August 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, September 30 with “Outperform”. The firm has “Peer Perform” rating given on Friday, April 29 by Wolfe Research. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Citigroup on Tuesday, August 16. The stock has “Buy” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Friday, January 20. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Tuesday, June 20 by Northcoast. Sterne Agee CRT maintained Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST) on Friday, October 2 with “Buy” rating. The stock of Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST) has “Hold” rating given on Friday, October 6 by Jefferies. Robert W. Baird maintained the shares of COST in report on Friday, August 25 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, October 6 by UBS. As per Monday, June 26, the company rating was upgraded by Raymond James.

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