Golar Lng LTD (Usd) (GLNG) Holder Capital Guardian Trust Company Has Cut Its Holding as Share Price Declined; Asml Holding Nv (ASML) Holder Jarislowsky Fraser LTD Has Increased Holding by $510,696

April 21, 2018 - By Louis Casey

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Capital Guardian Trust Company decreased its stake in Golar Lng Ltd (Usd) (GLNG) by 35.44% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Capital Guardian Trust Company sold 612,470 shares as the company’s stock declined 7.01% with the market. The institutional investor held 1.12 million shares of the marine transportation company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $33.25 million, down from 1.73 million at the end of the previous reported quarter. Capital Guardian Trust Company who had been investing in Golar Lng Ltd (Usd) for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $3.28 billion market cap company. The stock increased 4.86% or $1.5 during the last trading session, reaching $32.39. About 4.11 million shares traded or 281.17% up from the average. Golar LNG Limited (NASDAQ:GLNG) has risen 1.30% since April 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 10.25% the S&P500.

Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd increased its stake in Asml Holding Nv (ASML) by 34.37% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd bought 2,952 shares as the company’s stock rose 14.31% while stock markets declined. The institutional investor held 11,542 shares of the industrial machinery and components company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $2.01M, up from 8,590 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd who had been investing in Asml Holding Nv for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $82.52B market cap company. The stock decreased 1.07% or $2.08 during the last trading session, reaching $193.02. About 1.69 million shares traded or 62.55% up from the average. ASML Holding N.V. (NASDAQ:ASML) has risen 50.93% since April 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 39.38% the S&P500.

Among 17 analysts covering ASML Holding NV (NASDAQ:ASML), 11 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 65% are positive. ASML Holding NV had 37 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Underperform” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, October 15. The stock has “Hold” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, August 31. B. Riley & Co maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Thursday, July 20 report. The stock has “Sector Perform” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, March 17. The rating was downgraded by Bank of America to “Neutral” on Wednesday, August 17. On Thursday, January 19 the stock rating was downgraded by Citigroup to “Neutral”. Credit Suisse maintained ASML Holding N.V. (NASDAQ:ASML) on Thursday, April 21 with “Neutral” rating. On Monday, December 19 the stock rating was upgraded by Bank of America to “Buy”. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, March 10 by UBS. The company was initiated on Monday, January 30 by ABN Amro.

Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd, which manages about $33.95B and $17.19B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Automatic Data Processing Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP) by 3,710 shares to 238,650 shares, valued at $27.97M in 2017Q4, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Sanofi Adr (NYSE:SNY) by 13,100 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 157,383 shares, and cut its stake in Vermilion Energy Inc. (NYSE:VET).

Analysts await Golar LNG Limited (NASDAQ:GLNG) to report earnings on May, 30. They expect $-0.20 EPS, up 51.22% or $0.21 from last year’s $-0.41 per share. After $-0.11 actual EPS reported by Golar LNG Limited for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 81.82% negative EPS growth.

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