Artal Group Sa Stake In Tesaro (TSRO) Was Has Boosted; Robertson Opportunity Capital Increased Its Kinder Morgan Del (KMI) Holding

June 29, 2018 - By Michael Collier

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Robertson Opportunity Capital Llc increased its stake in Kinder Morgan Inc Del (KMI) by 165.06% based on its latest 2018Q1 regulatory filing with the SEC. Robertson Opportunity Capital Llc bought 290,500 shares as the company’s stock declined 6.09% with the market. The hedge fund held 466,500 shares of the public utilities company at the end of 2018Q1, valued at $7.03 million, up from 176,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Robertson Opportunity Capital Llc who had been investing in Kinder Morgan Inc Del for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $38.97B market cap company. The stock increased 1.06% or $0.19 during the last trading session, reaching $17.67. About 3.24M shares traded. Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI) has declined 18.18% since June 29, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 30.75% the S&P500. Some Historical KMI News: 14/05/2018 – Kinder Morgan to Take Outcome of Shareholder Votes Into Consideration; 11/04/2018 – CANADA FINANCE MINISTER SAYS DOESN’T SEE A NEED TO REFER THE MATTER TO THE SUPREME COURT; 22/05/2018 – ALBERTA PREMIER SAYS “GETTING CLOSER” TO DEAL WITH KINDER MORGAN CANADA TO ENSURE TRANS MOUNTAIN CRUDE PIPELINE EXPANSION GETS BUILT; 16/05/2018 – CANADA FINANCE MINISTER: WILL ALWAYS TAKE INTO ACCOUNT ANY INTERNATIONAL TRADE AGREEMENTS TO ENSURE ANY AID WOULD BE LEGAL; 16/05/2018 – ALBERTA PREMIER NOTLEY SAYS WILL DO EVERYTHING NECESSARY TO ENSURE KINDER MORGAN CANADA PIPELINE CONSTRUCTION STARTS ON SCHEDULE LATER THIS YEAR; 18/04/2018 – KINDER MORGAN INC – BOARD NAMED DAX A. SANDERS AS EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT AND CHIEF STRATEGY OFFICER; 26/04/2018 – Kinder Morgan Has Threatened to Scrap Trans Mountain Expansion by May 31; 29/05/2018 – Canada government to give briefing on pipeline expansion aid; 16/05/2018 – Canada Ready to Compensate Kinder Morgan for Pipeline Losses; 14/05/2018 – KINDER MORGAN-STOCKHOLDERS APPROVED STOCKHOLDER PROPOSAL RELATING TO ASSESSMENT OF LONG-TERM IMPACTS OF SCENARIOS CONSISTENT WITH CLIMATE CHANGE POLICIES

Artal Group Sa increased its stake in Tesaro Inc (TSRO) by 2300% based on its latest 2018Q1 regulatory filing with the SEC. Artal Group Sa bought 575,000 shares as the company’s stock declined 13.40% with the market. The institutional investor held 600,000 shares of the health care company at the end of 2018Q1, valued at $34.28M, up from 25,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Artal Group Sa who had been investing in Tesaro Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $2.45 billion market cap company. The stock increased 1.09% or $0.48 during the last trading session, reaching $44.71. About 681,809 shares traded. Tesaro, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSRO) has declined 66.21% since June 29, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 78.78% the S&P500. Some Historical TSRO News: 16/04/2018 – Dynavax Reports Interim Data for SD-101 in Combination with KEYTRUDA® (pembrolizumab) in Patients with Advanced Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Head and Neck; 03/04/2018 – MERCK & CO INC – ANNOUNCED THAT EUROPEAN MEDICINES AGENCY HAS VALIDATED FOR REVIEW MARKETING AUTHORIZATION APPLICATION FOR LYNPARZA; 13/03/2018 – MERCK & CO INC – SBLA FOR KEYTRUDA IS BASED IN PART ON DATA FROM PHASE 2 KEYNOTE-158 TRIAL; 03/05/2018 – Merck: Phase 3 Keynote-407 Trial With Keytruda Met Pre-Specified Secondary Endpoint; 08/05/2018 – AstraZeneca: EU Approves Lynparza Tablets for Relapsed Ovarian Cancer; 15/04/2018 – Merck: Keytruda First Anti-PD-1 Therapy to Show Recurrence-Free Survival Benefit Across Stage IIIA, IIIB, IIIC Melanoma; 16/04/2018 – TESARO INC – PRELIMINARY SAFETY FINDINGS INDICATE TSR-042 IS WELL-TOLERATED; 17/05/2018 – Eisai Announces Data at ASCO 2018 Annual Meeting Showcasing LENVIMA® (lenvatinib) and KEYTRUDA® (pembrolizumab) Combination Therapy Under Strategic Oncology Collaboration with Merck; 23/05/2018 – Merck’s Keytruda succeeds late-stage lung cancer study; 16/04/2018 – Dynavax Reports Interim Data for SD-101 in Combination with KEYTRUDA® (pembrolizumab) in Patients with Advanced Squamous Cell

More notable recent Tesaro, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSRO) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Tesaro: Consider Calls” on June 19, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Tesaro: Can Upcoming Catalyst Bring Fortune To This Unpopular Company?” published on June 01, 2018, Seekingalpha.com published: “Tesaro: Was That The Bottom?” on June 25, 2018. More interesting news about Tesaro, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSRO) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “Why Winnebago Industries, Synaptics, and Tesaro Jumped Today” published on June 20, 2018 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “TESARO Enters Asset Purchase Agreement with TerSera® Therapeutics LLC for VARUBI® in the US and Canada” with publication date: June 28, 2018.

Artal Group Sa, which manages about $7.99 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Nektar Therapeutics (Call) (NASDAQ:NKTR) by 900,000 shares to 200,000 shares, valued at $21.25M in 2018Q1, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc (Call) (NASDAQ:ALXN) by 500,000 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 150,000 shares, and cut its stake in Medicines Co (NASDAQ:MDCO).

Since March 1, 2018, it had 9 insider buys, and 8 insider sales for $60.88 million activity. Shares for $8.35 million were bought by Viswanathan Ravi on Friday, March 2. Oliveira Orlando also sold $18,488 worth of Tesaro, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSRO) on Thursday, March 1. Alleva Lawrence M sold $307,920 worth of stock. Another trade for 1,809 shares valued at $99,224 was made by Bogle Grant C. on Thursday, March 1. Hedley Mary Lynne had sold 3,855 shares worth $211,485 on Thursday, March 1. $8.35M worth of Tesaro, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSRO) shares were bought by SANDELL SCOTT D.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.14 in 2018 Q1. Its up 0.13, from 1.01 in 2017Q4. It increased, as 41 investors sold TSRO shares while 58 reduced holdings. 33 funds opened positions while 80 raised stakes. 60.57 million shares or 4.53% more from 57.95 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Voya Inv Ltd Liability Corp accumulated 13,447 shares or 0% of the stock. Pictet Asset Mngmt has 1.05M shares. Dimensional Fund Advsrs Limited Partnership has invested 0% of its portfolio in Tesaro, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSRO). Raymond James And Assoc reported 4,881 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Glenmede Na has 0% invested in Tesaro, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSRO). 92,528 are held by Jpmorgan Chase. 1.79M are owned by Ameriprise Financial. State Common Retirement Fund has invested 0.01% in Tesaro, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSRO). Barclays Public Limited Company invested in 0% or 51,910 shares. Gateway Investment Advisers Lc has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Tesaro, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSRO). America First Inv Advsrs Ltd Limited Liability Company has invested 0.02% in Tesaro, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSRO). The Japan-based Daiwa Securities Group Inc has invested 0% in Tesaro, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSRO). Element, New York-based fund reported 218,079 shares. Teachers Retirement Sys Of The State Of Kentucky has invested 0.02% in Tesaro, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSRO). Orbimed Limited Liability Com reported 0.05% of its portfolio in Tesaro, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSRO).

Among 25 analysts covering Tesaro Inc (NASDAQ:TSRO), 16 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 64% are positive. Tesaro Inc had 82 analyst reports since August 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was initiated by Lake Street on Friday, February 5 with “Buy”. The firm has “Buy” rating by Lake Street given on Monday, November 7. Cowen & Co maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Wednesday, September 6 report. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Monday, September 25 by Jefferies. The rating was upgraded by Leerink Swann on Wednesday, November 15 to “Outperform”. The company was maintained on Friday, May 4 by H.C. Wainwright. As per Tuesday, September 1, the company rating was upgraded by Zacks. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Friday, February 17 by RBC Capital Markets. Bank of America initiated the shares of TSRO in report on Tuesday, August 30 with “Neutral” rating. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Thursday, August 17 with “Hold”.

Robertson Opportunity Capital Llc, which manages about $198.57 million and $144.62 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Weyerhaeuser Co (NYSE:WY) by 30,700 shares to 30,780 shares, valued at $1.08M in 2018Q1, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Nu Skin Enterprises Inc (NYSE:NUS) by 43,200 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 86,470 shares, and cut its stake in Synopsys Inc (NASDAQ:SNPS).

More notable recent Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI) news were published by: Finance.Yahoo.com which released: “Why This Time It May Be Different for Kinder Morgan Stock” on June 22, 2018, also Benzinga.com with their article: “Kinder Morgan Is A Buy After Pipeline Sale To Canadian Government, Wells Fargo Says In Upgrade” published on June 18, 2018, Benzinga.com published: “Kinder Morgan’s TransMountain Sale Triggers Bernstein Upgrade” on June 26, 2018. More interesting news about Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI) were released by: Fool.com and their article: “Kinder Morgan Inc Stock: Next Stop, $20?” published on June 19, 2018 as well as Fool.com‘s news article titled: “Kinder Morgan Inc. Wants to Take Another Ride on the Permian Basin Growth Highway” with publication date: June 26, 2018.

Among 25 analysts covering Kinder Morgan (NYSE:KMI), 19 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 76% are positive. Kinder Morgan had 88 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. BMO Capital Markets maintained it with “Buy” rating and $2600 target in Tuesday, June 20 report. On Tuesday, October 4 the stock rating was downgraded by Stifel Nicolaus to “Hold”. Goldman Sachs maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Sunday, August 16 report. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Friday, April 1 by Piper Jaffray. The rating was downgraded by Goldman Sachs to “Hold” on Tuesday, October 17. The firm has “Hold” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Thursday, January 18. The stock has “Buy” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Thursday, January 28. Raymond James upgraded the stock to “Strong Buy” rating in Monday, October 24 report. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Hold” on Monday, April 16. The stock of Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI) earned “Outperform” rating by Credit Suisse on Thursday, October 20.

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