Magnetar Financial LLC Holds Stake in Vectren Corp (VVC)

Vectren Corporation (NYSE:VVC) LogoInvestors sentiment increased to 0.92 in Q2 2018. Its up 0.04, from 0.88 in 2018Q1. It increased, as 31 investors sold VVC shares while 109 reduced holdings. 58 funds opened positions while 71 raised stakes. 51.18 million shares or 5.83% less from 54.35 million shares in 2018Q1 were reported. Tru Of Vermont reported 720 shares stake. Cambridge Invest holds 3,794 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Ftb owns 48,442 shares. First In holds 3.88% or 77,467 shares in its portfolio. Teacher Retirement Systems Of Texas holds 16,844 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Parametric Associates Limited Liability Company accumulated 198,893 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Great West Life Assurance Co Can has invested 0.01% in Vectren Corporation (NYSE:VVC). 1,095 were accumulated by Massmutual Fsb Adv. Eqis Cap Incorporated reported 0.02% in Vectren Corporation (NYSE:VVC). Miller Howard Invests invested in 13,245 shares or 0.02% of the stock. United Capital Fin Advisers Lc reported 26,358 shares stake. Intll Group Inc Inc has invested 0.04% of its portfolio in Vectren Corporation (NYSE:VVC). Advsrs Asset Management Inc reported 16,727 shares. State Common Retirement Fund invested in 0.01% or 150,200 shares. Peddock Advsr Ltd Liability Corp accumulated 546 shares.

Magnetar Financial Llc increased its stake in Vectren Corp (VVC) by 68362.92% based on its latest 2018Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Magnetar Financial Llc bought 2.41 million shares as the company’s stock rose 0.72% with the market. The hedge fund held 2.41 million shares of the natural gas distribution company at the end of 2018Q2, valued at $172.43 million, up from 3,525 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Magnetar Financial Llc who had been investing in Vectren Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $5.97B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.06% or $0.04 during the last trading session, reaching $71.84. About 816,372 shares traded or 28.16% up from the average. Vectren Corporation (NYSE:VVC) has risen 7.11% since December 8, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 8.51% the S&P500.

Magnetar Financial Llc, which manages about $13.74 billion and $5.18 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Ishares Tr (IWM) by 45,621 shares to 8,148 shares, valued at $1.33 million in 2018Q2, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Akorn Inc (NASDAQ:AKRX) by 1.36 million shares in the quarter, leaving it with 676,135 shares, and cut its stake in Dominion Energy Inc (NYSE:D).

More recent Vectren Corporation (NYSE:VVC) news were published by: Globenewswire.com which released: “CenterPoint Energy and Vectren merger receives FERC approval – GlobeNewswire” on October 05, 2018. Also Seekingalpha.com published the news titled: “Dissecting CenterPoint’s Acquisition Of Vectren Corp. – Seeking Alpha” on April 24, 2018. Globenewswire.com‘s news article titled: “Vectren Shareholders Approve Merger with CenterPoint Energy – GlobeNewswire” with publication date: August 28, 2018 was also an interesting one.

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