Procter & Gamble Co (PG) Holder Keating Investment Counselors Boosted Position; Sanctuary Wealth Advisors Position in Echostar Holding (SATS) Cut by $510,276 as Stock Value Declined

August 12, 2018 - By Billy Entrekin

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Keating Investment Counselors Inc increased its stake in Procter & Gamble Co (PG) by 42.47% based on its latest 2018Q1 regulatory filing with the SEC. Keating Investment Counselors Inc bought 19,805 shares as the company’s stock declined 8.97% with the market. The institutional investor held 66,441 shares of the package goods and cosmetics company at the end of 2018Q1, valued at $5.27M, up from 46,636 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Keating Investment Counselors Inc who had been investing in Procter & Gamble Co for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $ market cap company. The stock decreased 0.68% or $0.5 during the last trading session, reaching $72.5. About 16.55M shares traded or Infinity% up from the average. The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) has declined 14.45% since August 12, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 27.02% the S&P500.

Sanctuary Wealth Advisors Llc decreased its stake in Echostar Holding Corporation (SATS) by 89.92% based on its latest 2018Q1 regulatory filing with the SEC. Sanctuary Wealth Advisors Llc sold 9,813 shares as the company’s stock declined 18.81% with the market. The institutional investor held 1,100 shares of the radio and television broadcasting and communications equipment company at the end of 2018Q1, valued at $58,000, down from 10,913 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Sanctuary Wealth Advisors Llc who had been investing in Echostar Holding Corporation for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $4.58 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 2.24% or $1.09 during the last trading session, reaching $47.65. About 203,489 shares traded. EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ:SATS) has declined 18.76% since August 12, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 31.33% the S&P500. Some Historical SATS News: 12/03/2018 EchoStar Closes Above 200-Day Moving Average: Technicals

Keating Investment Counselors Inc, which manages about $186.05 million and $216.83 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Kla (NASDAQ:KLAC) by 3,840 shares to 54,699 shares, valued at $5.96 million in 2018Q1, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Home Depot Inc (NYSE:HD) by 4,915 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 62,692 shares, and cut its stake in 3M Co (NYSE:MMM).

Among 25 analysts covering Proctor & Gamble (NYSE:PG), 8 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 16 Hold. Therefore 32% are positive. Proctor & Gamble had 95 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was initiated by Sterne Agee CRT on Tuesday, July 21 with “Neutral”. The stock of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) has “Hold” rating given on Monday, September 18 by Stifel Nicolaus. The rating was upgraded by Vetr on Tuesday, August 25 to “Buy”. The stock of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) earned “Buy” rating by Deutsche Bank on Friday, July 31. On Thursday, January 4 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Buy”. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Friday, October 6 by RBC Capital Markets. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Hold” on Tuesday, April 17. The stock has “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Tuesday, October 3. The rating was upgraded by Stifel Nicolaus to “Buy” on Tuesday, January 19. The stock of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) has “Neutral” rating given on Wednesday, January 6 by Atlantic Securities.

More notable recent The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) news were published by: 247Wallst.com which released: “Procter & Gamble Returns as Dow’s Poorest Performing Stock” on July 21, 2018, also 247Wallst.com with their article: “Procter & Gamble Trades Higher but Remains Dow’s Laggard” published on July 28, 2018, Bizjournals.com published: “P&G trims workforce, plans more cuts” on August 08, 2018. More interesting news about The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) were released by: 247Wallst.com and their article: “3M Once More Dow’s Poorest Performing Stock” published on August 11, 2018 as well as Bizjournals.com‘s news article titled: “P&G acquires rival skin care brand” with publication date: July 17, 2018.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.78 in 2018 Q1. Its down 0.11, from 0.89 in 2017Q4. It dropped, as 71 investors sold PG shares while 786 reduced holdings. 112 funds opened positions while 556 raised stakes. 1.51 billion shares or 2.21% more from 1.47 billion shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Opus Grp Ltd Liability Com, a Ohio-based fund reported 123,600 shares. Alpine Woods Capital Invsts Limited Liability reported 35,439 shares stake. Becker accumulated 455,030 shares or 1.2% of the stock. Cwm Ltd Liability Corp has 16,920 shares. Bonness Enterprises holds 0.91% or 16,400 shares in its portfolio. Blair William And Il owns 0.34% invested in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) for 602,374 shares. Bowling Ltd Liability holds 0.79% of its portfolio in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) for 72,793 shares. First Republic Mgmt has 1.15% invested in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG). Maverick Cap holds 0.02% of its portfolio in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) for 19,950 shares. Cedar Hill Associate Limited Liability reported 15,099 shares. City Tru Com Fl stated it has 39,315 shares. Grp accumulated 6.52 million shares or 1.8% of the stock. Girard Prtnrs Limited has 0.64% invested in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) for 34,521 shares. Wallace Cap Mgmt Incorporated, a Texas-based fund reported 29,508 shares. Magnetar Lc has 7,971 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio.

Since February 15, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 10 insider sales for $8.44 million activity. 37,776 shares valued at $3.07 million were sold by Schomburger Jeffrey K on Thursday, February 15. The insider Coombe Gary A sold 1,529 shares worth $113,533. On Tuesday, May 15 the insider Skoufalos Ioannis sold $317,221. On Tuesday, May 15 the insider Giovanni Ciserani sold $931,536. $668,179 worth of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) shares were sold by Pritchard Marc S.. 2,075 shares valued at $149,130 were sold by Bishop Steven D on Wednesday, May 2.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.07 in 2018 Q1. Its down 0.55, from 1.62 in 2017Q4. It turned negative, as 15 investors sold SATS shares while 61 reduced holdings. 26 funds opened positions while 55 raised stakes. 41.36 million shares or 1.69% less from 42.07 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Md Sass Serv holds 162,500 shares. 18 are held by Stratos Wealth Prtn Ltd. San Francisco Sentry Group (Ca) has invested 0% of its portfolio in EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ:SATS). Blackrock owns 2.22 million shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Mangrove Prtnrs invested 5.08% in EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ:SATS). Meeder Asset Management reported 408 shares. Regions Fin has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ:SATS). Whittier holds 0% or 29 shares in its portfolio. 70,000 were reported by Prudential Pcl. Brown Advisory invested 0.09% of its portfolio in EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ:SATS). 58 were reported by Archford Capital Strategies Ltd Liability. Balyasny Asset Ltd Liability Corp invested 0.06% in EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ:SATS). First Limited Partnership has 47,677 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Horizon Kinetics Lc invested in 0.99% or 644,697 shares. Morgan Stanley invested in 0% or 38,386 shares.

Among 3 analysts covering Echostar (NASDAQ:SATS), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. Echostar had 6 analyst reports since August 12, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Wednesday, August 12, the company rating was upgraded by Zacks. The firm has “Hold” rating by Jefferies given on Friday, December 1. The company was maintained on Wednesday, August 17 by Citigroup. The stock has “Strong Buy” rating by Raymond James on Friday, May 11. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Monday, February 26 by Citigroup.

Since February 26, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 3 selling transactions for $700,726 activity. $243,036 worth of EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ:SATS) was sold by RAYNER DAVID.

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