Alleghany Has Boosted Its Service Intl (SCI) Position; Last Week TriMas (TRS) Analysts

June 14, 2018 - By Adrian Erickson

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Alleghany Corp increased Service Corp Intl (SCI) stake by 4.89% reported in 2018Q1 SEC filing. Alleghany Corp acquired 64,968 shares as Service Corp Intl (SCI)’s stock declined 2.40%. The Alleghany Corp holds 1.39 million shares with $52.61 million value, up from 1.33 million last quarter. Service Corp Intl now has $6.47 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.48% or $0.17 during the last trading session, reaching $35.3. About 538,132 shares traded. Service Corporation International (NYSE:SCI) has risen 16.60% since June 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 4.03% the S&P500. Some Historical SCI News: ; 22/03/2018 – SINOPEC OILFIELD SERVICE CORP – UNIT WON BID FOR SIX SECTIONS OF PROJECT FOR CONSTRUCTION OF GAS PIPELINE, WITH A CONSTRUCTION PERIOD OF 18 MONTHS; 15/05/2018 – MOODY’S RATES CARRIAGE SERVICES CFR AT B1 AND SENIOR UNSECURED AT B2; OUTLOOK STABLE; 27/03/2018 – SINOPEC OILFIELD SERVICE CORP – CHEN WEIDONG AND DONG XIUCHENG HAVE BEEN PROPOSED TO BE APPOINTED AS INEDS OF NINTH SESSION OF BOARD; 27/03/2018 – SINOPEC OILFIELD SERVICE CORP – WEI RAN PROPOSED TO BE APPOINTED AS A NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR; 12/03/2018 – HK Bourse: Overseas Regulatory Announcement From Sinopec Oilfield Service Corp; 25/04/2018 – SERVICE CORP 1Q REV. $794.5M, EST. $805.8M; 25/04/2018 – SERVICE CORP 1Q ADJ EPS 47C, EST. 43C; 19/04/2018 – Service Corporation International Honors 2017 Service Excellence Award Winners; 27/03/2018 – CORRECTED-SINOPEC OILFIELD SERVICE CORP – FY REVENUE RMB48.49 BLN VS RMB42.92 BLN (REMOVES EXTRANEOUS WORDS “SEEKS TRADING…”); 14/05/2018 – Aviva Adds Aptiv, Exits Service Corp, Cuts Church & Dwight: 13F

Among 9 analysts covering Trimas (NASDAQ:TRS), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 33% are positive. Trimas had 22 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Overweight” rating by JP Morgan on Tuesday, March 6. TH Capital downgraded the stock to “Neutral” rating in Wednesday, August 5 report. The rating was downgraded by Roth Capital to “Neutral” on Wednesday, August 5. The stock of TriMas Corporation (NASDAQ:TRS) has “Hold” rating given on Friday, September 15 by Seaport Global. The firm has “Hold” rating by Roth Capital given on Wednesday, February 28. As per Wednesday, August 5, the company rating was downgraded by JP Morgan. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained TriMas Corporation (NASDAQ:TRS) on Friday, September 15 with “Hold” rating. Jefferies maintained the shares of TRS in report on Thursday, June 15 with “Hold” rating. The rating was upgraded by JP Morgan to “Overweight” on Tuesday, September 27. JP Morgan upgraded the stock to “Overweight” rating in Wednesday, August 9 report. See TriMas Corporation (NASDAQ:TRS) latest ratings:

03/04/2018 Broker: BMO Capital Markets Rating: Outperform New Target: $33 Initiates Coverage On
06/03/2018 Broker: JP Morgan Old Rating: Overweight New Rating: Overweight Old Target: $33 New Target: $32 Maintain
28/02/2018 Broker: Roth Capital Rating: Hold New Target: $27.0 Maintain
19/01/2018 Broker: Deutsche Bank Rating: Hold New Target: $29.0

More news for Service Corporation International (NYSE:SCI) were recently published by: Globenewswire.com, which released: “Service Corporation International Announces New Board Appointments” on May 29, 2018. Seekingalpha.com‘s article titled: “Service Corp.: Underrated Growth Opportunities” and published on May 30, 2018 is yet another important article.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.16 in Q1 2018. Its down 0.24, from 1.4 in 2017Q4. It fall, as 22 investors sold SCI shares while 104 reduced holdings. 51 funds opened positions while 95 raised stakes. 151.40 million shares or 1.15% less from 153.16 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Principal Fin has invested 0.03% in Service Corporation International (NYSE:SCI). Hightower Advsrs Ltd Liability Corp has 0% invested in Service Corporation International (NYSE:SCI) for 9,061 shares. Comerica Bank reported 147,326 shares. Reliance Tru Of Delaware has invested 0.06% in Service Corporation International (NYSE:SCI). Fifth Third State Bank invested 0% of its portfolio in Service Corporation International (NYSE:SCI). Menta Capital Limited Liability reported 0.17% in Service Corporation International (NYSE:SCI). Select Equity Gp Inc LP accumulated 10.43 million shares or 0% of the stock. 18,757 are held by Royal National Bank & Trust Of Canada. Hudock Capital Group Lc has invested 0% in Service Corporation International (NYSE:SCI). Parametric Port Assocs Lc reported 0.01% of its portfolio in Service Corporation International (NYSE:SCI). Ims Mgmt owns 33,840 shares for 0.78% of their portfolio. 218,135 were reported by Raymond James And Assoc. Group Incorporated stated it has 370,304 shares. Renaissance Tech Lc has invested 0.03% in Service Corporation International (NYSE:SCI). Quantitative Inv Limited owns 42,400 shares or 0.03% of their US portfolio.

Among 6 analysts covering Service Corporation International (NYSE:SCI), 5 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 83% are positive. Service Corporation International had 18 analyst reports since October 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Tuesday, September 26 by Oppenheimer. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, July 17 by Oppenheimer. The rating was reinitiated by Credit Suisse with “Outperform” on Friday, November 3. Oppenheimer maintained Service Corporation International (NYSE:SCI) rating on Thursday, November 2. Oppenheimer has “Buy” rating and $39.0 target. The rating was maintained by Oppenheimer on Wednesday, June 21 with “Buy”. The firm has “Buy” rating by Oppenheimer given on Sunday, April 22. The rating was upgraded by Credit Suisse to “Outperform” on Thursday, April 28. The rating was maintained by Oppenheimer with “Buy” on Wednesday, July 26. Oppenheimer maintained Service Corporation International (NYSE:SCI) on Friday, February 12 with “Outperform” rating. Deutsche Bank maintained Service Corporation International (NYSE:SCI) rating on Thursday, February 15. Deutsche Bank has “Buy” rating and $42 target.

Since February 16, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 2 selling transactions for $758,471 activity. $121,632 worth of Service Corporation International (NYSE:SCI) was sold by COELHO TONY on Friday, February 16. Shares for $636,839 were sold by Tidwell Steven A on Friday, June 8.

Since April 27, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 5 insider sales for $1.22 million activity. The insider Sherbin Joshua A sold $808,674. $54,100 worth of TriMas Corporation (NASDAQ:TRS) was sold by Swart Paul on Tuesday, May 1. The insider Zalupski Robert J sold $203,775.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.33 in Q1 2018. Its up 0.41, from 0.92 in 2017Q4. It improved, as 6 investors sold TriMas Corporation shares while 43 reduced holdings. 21 funds opened positions while 44 raised stakes. 44.13 million shares or 0.25% less from 44.24 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Cornercap Inv Counsel Incorporated stated it has 0.1% in TriMas Corporation (NASDAQ:TRS). Fisher Asset Mngmt Ltd Liability Company holds 0% of its portfolio in TriMas Corporation (NASDAQ:TRS) for 9,820 shares. First Advsrs Lp holds 0.01% of its portfolio in TriMas Corporation (NASDAQ:TRS) for 126,356 shares. Prudential Inc stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in TriMas Corporation (NASDAQ:TRS). Deutsche Fincl Bank Ag stated it has 0% in TriMas Corporation (NASDAQ:TRS). Public Employees Retirement System Of Ohio reported 2,288 shares. Atria Invests Lc has invested 0.01% in TriMas Corporation (NASDAQ:TRS). Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc holds 0.01% of its portfolio in TriMas Corporation (NASDAQ:TRS) for 352,181 shares. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa has invested 0% in TriMas Corporation (NASDAQ:TRS). Moreover, Martingale Asset Mgmt L P has 0.02% invested in TriMas Corporation (NASDAQ:TRS) for 68,448 shares. Guggenheim Limited Company owns 134,824 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Gsa Cap Ptnrs Limited Liability Partnership reported 31,506 shares or 0.04% of all its holdings. Rhumbline Advisers holds 0% of its portfolio in TriMas Corporation (NASDAQ:TRS) for 45,751 shares. Parametric Port Assoc Limited Liability Corp owns 123,491 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. 329,173 are held by Comerica Comml Bank.

TriMas Corporation designs, manufactures, and distributes engineered products for commercial, industrial, and consumer markets worldwide. The company has market cap of $1.38 billion. It operates through four divisions: Packaging, Aerospace, Energy, and Engineered Components. It has a 44.78 P/E ratio. The Packaging segment offers steel and plastic closure caps, drum enclosures, and specialty plastic closures, as well as dispensing systems, such as foamers, pumps, and specialty sprayers under the Rieke, Arminak & Associates, Englass, Innovative Molding, and Stolz brands to store, transport, process, and dispense various products for industrial, food and beverage, health, beauty, and home markets.

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