Korea Investment Has Raised Netapp (NTAP) Stake; Sears Hometown & Outlet Stores (SHOS)’s Sentiment Is 0.33

February 22, 2018 - By Clifton Ray

Korea Investment Corp increased Netapp Inc (NTAP) stake by 95.9% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Korea Investment Corp acquired 118,900 shares as Netapp Inc (NTAP)’s stock declined 1.59%. The Korea Investment Corp holds 242,886 shares with $10.63M value, up from 123,986 last quarter. Netapp Inc now has $15.62 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.79% or $0.46 during the last trading session, reaching $58.54. About 3.40M shares traded or 10.33% up from the average. NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) has risen 68.93% since February 22, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 52.23% the S&P500.

Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores, Inc. engages in the retail sale of home appliances, lawn and garden equipment, tools, and hardware in the United States. The company has market cap of $48.24 million. The firm operates in two divisions, Sears Hometown and Hardware, and Sears Outlet. It currently has negative earnings. The Sears Hometown and Hardware segment operates Sears Hometown Stores that offer services and products across a selection of merchandise categories, including home appliances, lawn and garden equipment, tools, sporting goods, and household goods; and Sears Hardware Stores, which provide services and products across a range of merchandise categories, such as home appliances, lawn and garden equipment, tools, other home improvement products, fasteners, electrical supplies, and plumbing supplies, as well as proprietary in-store services comprising blade sharpening, key cutting, and screen repair.

Among 45 analysts covering Netapp Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP), 16 have Buy rating, 7 Sell and 22 Hold. Therefore 36% are positive. Netapp Inc. had 152 analyst reports since August 17, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Thursday, February 18, the company rating was maintained by Maxim Group. Monness Crespi upgraded NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) on Thursday, February 18 to “Neutral” rating. On Tuesday, August 1 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Hold”. The stock has “Underweight” rating by Morgan Stanley on Thursday, November 16. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with “Hold” on Thursday, May 26. As per Wednesday, January 6, the company rating was maintained by UBS. Wells Fargo maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Thursday, February 15 report. The stock of NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) earned “Neutral” rating by BTIG Research on Tuesday, April 26. The stock has “Buy” rating by Piper Jaffray on Tuesday, November 14. On Wednesday, September 28 the stock rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird with “Neutral”.

Since August 30, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 9 sales for $4.35 million activity. REICH JOEL D had sold 6,500 shares worth $362,686 on Wednesday, January 3. The insider WALLACE RICHARD P sold $1.48 million. Shares for $417,550 were sold by Kurian George. RICHARD HENRI P sold $86,722 worth of stock. NEVENS THOMAS MICHAEL had sold 20,000 shares worth $1.11 million on Tuesday, January 2.

Korea Investment Corp decreased Resmed Inc (NYSE:RMD) stake by 23,800 shares to 18,508 valued at $1.42M in 2017Q3. It also reduced Check Point Software Tech Lt (NASDAQ:CHKP) stake by 17,329 shares and now owns 150,271 shares. Taro Pharmaceutical Inds Ltd (NYSE:TARO) was reduced too.

Investors sentiment is 1.18 in 2017 Q3. Its the same as in 2017Q2. It is flat, as 38 investors sold NTAP shares while 129 reduced holdings. only 58 funds opened positions while 139 raised stakes. 244.98 million shares or 0.92% more from 242.73 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Aimz Investment Advsr Ltd has 2.69% invested in NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) for 79,888 shares. Natl Pension Ser stated it has 319,871 shares or 0.08% of all its holdings. State Of Alaska Department Of Revenue reported 36,090 shares. Landscape Cap Management Ltd Com accumulated 11,392 shares. Old Bankshares In stated it has 5,971 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Ahl Ptnrs Llp accumulated 0.08% or 101,002 shares. Pggm Invs has invested 0.03% of its portfolio in NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP). Cantab Capital Prns Limited Liability Partnership reported 24,365 shares. Hsbc Public Limited Co holds 142,203 shares. British Columbia Invest Mngmt has invested 0.04% in NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP). Commonwealth Savings Bank Of holds 0.02% or 55,534 shares. Nationwide Fund invested in 409,957 shares. Ameritas Invest Ptnrs reported 6,233 shares stake. Her Majesty The Queen In Right Of The Province Of Alberta As Represented By Alberta Invest Management Corp reported 0.17% of its portfolio in NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP). Capital Ca has invested 0.03% in NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP).

Since January 1, 0001, it had 1 buy, and 0 insider sales for $20,285 activity.

Rbs Partners L.P. holds 2.37% of its portfolio in Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores, Inc. for 4.77 million shares. Chou Associates Management Inc. owns 1.32 million shares or 1.18% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Nantahala Capital Management Llc has 0.2% invested in the company for 1.58 million shares. The New York-based Sessa Capital Im L.P. has invested 0.16% in the stock. Quinn Opportunity Partners Llc, a New York-based fund reported 133,584 shares.

It closed at $2.125 lastly. It is down 44.35% since February 22, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 61.05% the S&P500.

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