Anchor Bolt Capital LP Trimmed By $10.98 Million Its Whirlpool (WHR) Stake, Shorts at Enpro Industries (NPO) Lowered By 2.78%

June 20, 2017 - By Vivian Currie

Anchor Bolt Capital Lp decreased Whirlpool Corp (WHR) stake by 21.57% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Anchor Bolt Capital Lp sold 60,663 shares as Whirlpool Corp (WHR)’s stock rose 1.07%. The Anchor Bolt Capital Lp holds 220,580 shares with $40.10M value, down from 281,243 last quarter. Whirlpool Corp now has $14.52 billion valuation. The stock declined 0.78% or $1.53 reaching $195.35 per share. About 643,874 shares traded. Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE:WHR) has risen 6.81% since June 20, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 9.89% the S&P500.

Enpro Industries (NYSE:NPO) had a decrease of 2.78% in short interest. NPO’s SI was 548,800 shares in June as released by FINRA. Its down 2.78% from 564,500 shares previously. With 145,800 avg volume, 4 days are for Enpro Industries (NYSE:NPO)’s short sellers to cover NPO’s short positions. The SI to Enpro Industries’s float is 2.88%. About 51,526 shares traded. EnPro Industries, Inc. (NYSE:NPO) has risen 42.29% since June 20, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 25.59% the S&P500.

EnPro Industries, Inc. is engaged in the designing, developing, manufacturing and marketing engineered industrial products. The company has market cap of $1.54 billion. It operates through three divisions. It has a 117.98 P/E ratio. The Sealing Products segment includes three operating divisions: Garlock, which designs, makes and sells sealing products; Technetics, which designs, makes and sells metal seals and elastomeric seals, among others, and Stemco LP , which designs, makes and sells heavy-duty truck wheel-end components and systems.

Among 3 analysts covering Enpro Industries (NYSE:NPO), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. Enpro Industries had 3 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of EnPro Industries, Inc. (NYSE:NPO) earned “Neutral” rating by Sidoti on Wednesday, September 23. The stock of EnPro Industries, Inc. (NYSE:NPO) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, July 29 by Gabelli.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.12 in Q4 2016. Its up 0.01, from 1.11 in 2016Q3. It increased, as 11 investors sold EnPro Industries, Inc. shares while 47 reduced holdings. 21 funds opened positions while 44 raised stakes. 19.07 million shares or 2.40% less from 19.54 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. Barclays Plc accumulated 662 shares or 0% of the stock. Credit Suisse Ag holds 0% or 35,625 shares. Moreover, Blackrock Investment Mgmt Ltd Liability Co has 0.01% invested in EnPro Industries, Inc. (NYSE:NPO) for 109,157 shares. Aperio Grp Inc Ltd Limited Liability Company invested 0% in EnPro Industries, Inc. (NYSE:NPO). Schwab Charles Invest Mgmt invested in 0.01% or 117,786 shares. M&T Retail Bank reported 12,362 shares. Prelude Capital Mgmt Limited Company has 576 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Moreover, Northern has 0.01% invested in EnPro Industries, Inc. (NYSE:NPO) for 278,613 shares. Voya Investment Limited Liability Co holds 488,382 shares or 0.08% of its portfolio. Ls Invest Advsr Limited Liability Co invested in 794 shares or 0% of the stock. Alliancebernstein Limited Partnership invested in 32,245 shares. Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado has 6,191 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Brown Advisory holds 0.15% of its portfolio in EnPro Industries, Inc. (NYSE:NPO) for 643,383 shares. Hsbc Public Limited Company owns 5,716 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Moreover, Metropolitan Life Ins has 0.01% invested in EnPro Industries, Inc. (NYSE:NPO) for 14,419 shares.

Since February 21, 2017, it had 1 buying transaction, and 5 sales for $3.08 million activity. Macadam Stephen E. had sold 20,000 shares worth $1.30 million. Another trade for 686 shares valued at $49,988 was sold by Sweeney Susan E. Anderson Todd L sold 570 shares worth $41,328. $71,510 worth of EnPro Industries, Inc. (NYSE:NPO) shares were bought by Bower Steven R..

Among 6 analysts covering Whirlpool (NYSE:WHR), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Whirlpool had 14 analyst reports since August 13, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE:WHR) has “Neutral” rating given on Tuesday, October 6 by Goldman Sachs. Goldman Sachs downgraded the shares of WHR in report on Friday, January 27 to “Neutral” rating. The stock of Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE:WHR) earned “Strong Buy” rating by Raymond James on Monday, October 26. On Monday, October 26 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Top Pick”. The company was upgraded on Thursday, February 4 by Goldman Sachs. The firm has “Hold” rating by Gabelli given on Monday, September 12. The company was downgraded on Monday, October 17 by M Partners. The stock of Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE:WHR) earned “Buy” rating by Gabelli on Tuesday, October 27. The rating was maintained by M Partners with “Buy” on Friday, April 1. The company was maintained on Thursday, August 13 by RBC Capital Markets.

Analysts await Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE:WHR) to report earnings on July, 28. They expect $3.57 EPS, up 2.00% or $0.07 from last year’s $3.5 per share. WHR’s profit will be $265.35M for 13.68 P/E if the $3.57 EPS becomes a reality. After $2.50 actual EPS reported by Whirlpool Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 42.80% EPS growth.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.01 in Q4 2016. Its down 0.15, from 1.16 in 2016Q3. It fall, as 74 investors sold WHR shares while 186 reduced holdings. 77 funds opened positions while 186 raised stakes. 66.70 million shares or 1.66% more from 65.61 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. 649,022 were accumulated by Primecap Co Ca. Cambridge Invest Rech Advisors Inc stated it has 9,401 shares or 0.03% of all its holdings. Icon Advisers invested in 0.85% or 68,790 shares. Gam Ag holds 12,428 shares or 0.04% of its portfolio. Dreman Value Management L L C holds 2,473 shares or 0.25% of its portfolio. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Mgmt owns 454 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Ibm Retirement Fund has 6,957 shares. State Of Tennessee Treasury Department stated it has 46,893 shares or 0.05% of all its holdings. Janus Mgmt Limited Co holds 0.05% of its portfolio in Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE:WHR) for 320,335 shares. Ameritas Invest Incorporated stated it has 0.08% of its portfolio in Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE:WHR). Lord Abbett And Company Ltd Limited Liability Company invested in 0.3% or 537,900 shares. Webster Retail Bank N A invested 0.02% of its portfolio in Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE:WHR). 7,546 are held by Chemical Commercial Bank. Citadel Advisors Lc owns 88,325 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Adell Harriman Carpenter invested 0% in Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE:WHR).

Since February 17, 2017, it had 1 insider purchase, and 7 insider sales for $29.86 million activity. Another trade for 6,197 shares valued at $1.12 million was sold by Liotine Joseph T.. Berrozpe Esther F sold $1.10M worth of stock. Another trade for 2,987 shares valued at $531,048 was sold by Peters James W. FETTIG JEFF M also sold $21.74M worth of Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE:WHR) shares. The insider Brega Joao Carlos sold $1.84 million. 19,314 shares were sold by Bitzer Marc R, worth $3.55 million on Tuesday, May 9. Creed Greg bought $179,347 worth of stock.

Anchor Bolt Capital Lp increased Dow Chem Co (NYSE:DOW) stake by 46,597 shares to 607,465 valued at $34.76M in 2016Q4. It also upped Turquoise Hill Res Ltd (NYSE:TRQ) stake by 4.90 million shares and now owns 22.82M shares. Raytheon Co (NYSE:RTN) was raised too.

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