Synovus Financial Boosted Masco (MAS) Stake; Halliburton Company (HAL) Covered By 33 Bullish Analysts Last Week

September 17, 2017 - By test

Synovus Financial Corp increased Masco Corp (MAS) stake by 37.05% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Synovus Financial Corp acquired 27,941 shares as Masco Corp (MAS)’s stock rose 10.38%. The Synovus Financial Corp holds 103,346 shares with $3.27 million value, up from 75,405 last quarter. Masco Corp now has $11.89B valuation. The stock decreased 0.19% or $0.07 on September 15, reaching $37.31. About 2.18 million shares traded or 12.37% up from the average. Masco Corp (NYSE:MAS) has risen 18.02% since September 17, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.32% the S&P500.

Among 37 analysts covering Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL), 33 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 89% are positive. Halliburton Company had 120 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Monday, May 29, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Tuesday, June 27 by Guggenheim. The stock of Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) has “Buy” rating given on Friday, June 30 by Jefferies. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, July 13 by Citigroup. On Friday, October 14 the stock rating was maintained by FBR Capital with “Outperform”. The stock of Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, June 7 by BMO Capital Markets. On Thursday, July 20 the stock rating was upgraded by Seaport Global to “Buy”. Oppenheimer maintained it with “Outperform” rating and $48 target in Thursday, October 1 report. The rating was downgraded by Societe Generale to “Hold” on Tuesday, July 19. The stock of Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) earned “Outperform” rating by FBR Capital on Monday, January 9. See Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) latest ratings:

12/09/2017 Broker: JP Morgan Rating: Overweight Old Target: $60 New Target: $55 Maintain
05/09/2017 Broker: BMO Capital Markets Rating: Buy New Target: $51.0 Maintain
01/09/2017 Broker: RBC Capital Markets Rating: Buy New Target: $60.0 Maintain
30/08/2017 Broker: Cowen & Co Rating: Hold New Target: $50.0 Maintain
28/08/2017 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Buy New Target: $56.0 Maintain
28/07/2017 Broker: FBR Capital Rating: Outperform Old Target: $70.00 New Target: $61.00 Maintain
24/07/2017 Broker: Piper Jaffray Rating: Buy New Target: $53.0000 Maintain
25/07/2017 Broker: Credit Suisse Rating: Buy New Target: $55.0000 Maintain
20/07/2017 Broker: Seaport Global Rating: Buy New Target: $50.0000 Upgrade
20/07/2017 Broker: RBC Capital Markets Rating: Buy New Target: $60.0000 Maintain

Synovus Financial Corp decreased Glaxosmithkline Plc (NYSE:GSK) stake by 14,229 shares to 35,500 valued at $1.37M in 2016Q4. It also reduced Ishares Tr (DVY) stake by 31,418 shares and now owns 242,038 shares. Priceline Grp Inc (NASDAQ:PCLN) was reduced too.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.06 in 2016 Q4. Its up 0.21, from 0.85 in 2016Q3. It is positive, as 67 investors sold MAS shares while 216 reduced holdings. 57 funds opened positions while 158 raised stakes. 281.50 million shares or 1.49% less from 285.76 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. Smith Asset Mngmt Group Ltd Partnership accumulated 668,156 shares. Victory Mgmt Incorporated has 31,174 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Strs Ohio has invested 0% in Masco Corp (NYSE:MAS). Nbw Ltd Com stated it has 0.84% of its portfolio in Masco Corp (NYSE:MAS). Daiwa Sb accumulated 16,450 shares or 0.14% of the stock. Fuller & Thaler Asset Mgmt invested in 0% or 8,000 shares. Old Mutual Customised Solutions (Proprietary) Limited invested in 12,000 shares or 0.07% of the stock. Walleye Trading Limited Co reported 0.02% of its portfolio in Masco Corp (NYSE:MAS). Cibc Markets Corp reported 0.01% of its portfolio in Masco Corp (NYSE:MAS). Bancshares Of Ny Mellon reported 0.03% of its portfolio in Masco Corp (NYSE:MAS). Mitsubishi Ufj Banking Corp reported 0.04% of its portfolio in Masco Corp (NYSE:MAS). Fukoku Mutual Life Insur invested in 0.03% or 5,400 shares. Meiji Yasuda Life Co holds 0.18% or 35,200 shares. Oakworth Capital Inc owns 95 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Piermont Capital Management Incorporated has 0.19% invested in Masco Corp (NYSE:MAS).

Among 19 analysts covering Masco (NYSE:MAS), 15 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 79% are positive. Masco had 37 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Friday, July 28 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Buy”. The stock of Masco Corp (NYSE:MAS) earned “Overweight” rating by Barclays Capital on Thursday, April 7. As per Friday, January 15, the company rating was upgraded by UBS. Macquarie Research upgraded the stock to “Outperform” rating in Wednesday, January 6 report. The firm has “Buy” rating by Jefferies given on Tuesday, August 22. Barclays Capital maintained the shares of MAS in report on Tuesday, October 13 with “Equal-Weight” rating. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of MAS in report on Wednesday, April 26 with “Outperform” rating. The stock of Masco Corp (NYSE:MAS) has “Overweight” rating given on Thursday, March 24 by JP Morgan. On Wednesday, July 27 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Buy”. The stock has “Outperform” rating by Macquarie Research on Friday, December 16.

Since March 20, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 5 selling transactions for $5.93 million activity. MANOOGIAN RICHARD A had sold 61,340 shares worth $2.27M on Thursday, May 18. Another trade for 4,452 shares valued at $171,774 was made by Straber Renee on Thursday, June 15. 2,084 shares were sold by LOSH J MICHAEL, worth $71,986. Another trade for 3,880 shares valued at $142,317 was sold by VAN LOKEREN MARY ANN.

Halliburton Company provides services and products to the upstream oil and natural gas industry throughout the lifecycle of the reservoir, from locating hydrocarbons and managing geological data, to drilling and formation evaluation, well construction and completion, and optimizing production throughout the life of the field. The company has market cap of $36.88 billion. It operates through two divisions: the Completion and Production segment, and the Drilling and Evaluation segment. It currently has negative earnings. The Completion and Production segment delivers cementing, stimulation, intervention, pressure control, specialty chemicals, artificial lift and completion services.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.94 in Q4 2016. Its down 0.14, from 1.08 in 2016Q3. It worsened, as 64 investors sold Halliburton Company shares while 301 reduced holdings. 125 funds opened positions while 283 raised stakes. 680.96 million shares or 2.31% more from 665.59 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. Next Financial Grp Incorporated has 0% invested in Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL). Texan Cap Management reported 0.86% in Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL). Tcw Grp stated it has 63,750 shares. Redwood Investments Llc reported 1.2% stake. Cramer Rosenthal Mcglynn invested 1.03% in Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL). Verition Fund Ltd holds 4,494 shares. Henderson Group Pcl has 0.04% invested in Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL). Arrowgrass Cap (Us) L P accumulated 258,398 shares or 0.16% of the stock. Virginia Retirement Sys Et Al reported 0.07% of its portfolio in Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL). 4,395 are owned by Neville Rodie Shaw. Federated Investors Incorporated Pa holds 40,781 shares. British Columbia Investment holds 440,460 shares or 0.21% of its portfolio. Cypress Management (Wy) reported 300 shares. 8,689 are held by Whittier Tru. 13,330 are owned by Howland Capital Management Lc.

The stock increased 0.28% or $0.12 on September 15, reaching $42.31. About 8.17 million shares traded or 4.61% up from the average. Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) has risen 19.03% since September 17, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 2.33% the S&P500.

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