Bernzott Capital Advisors Decreased By $348,725 Its Cinemark (CNK) Position; Shorts at Amphenol (APH) Raised By 9.47%

June 24, 2018 - By Clifton Ray

Amphenol Corporation (NYSE:APH) Logo

Amphenol Corporation (NYSE:APH) had an increase of 9.47% in short interest. APH’s SI was 5.10M shares in June as released by FINRA. Its up 9.47% from 4.66 million shares previously. With 1.13 million avg volume, 5 days are for Amphenol Corporation (NYSE:APH)’s short sellers to cover APH’s short positions. The SI to Amphenol Corporation’s float is 1.68%. The stock increased 0.84% or $0.74 during the last trading session, reaching $89.2. About 1.30 million shares traded or 3.34% up from the average. Amphenol Corporation (NYSE:APH) has risen 17.03% since June 24, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 4.46% the S&P500. Some Historical APH News: 25/04/2018 – AMPHENOL CORP – OVERALL DEMAND ENVIRONMENT HAS IMPROVED; 02/04/2018 – Amphenol Names BofA Merrill’s Anne Clarke Wolff to Board; 25/04/2018 – Amphenol Raises Dividend to 23c Vs. 19c; 25/04/2018 – AMPHENOL CORP – ON APRIL 24, 2018, COMPANY’S BOARD OF DIRECTORS APPROVED A 21% INCREASE IN DIVIDEND; 02/04/2018 – Amphenol Corp.: Board Votes to Increase Number of Directors From Nine to Ten; 25/04/2018 – AMPHENOL CORP APH.N FY2018 SHR VIEW $3.46, REV VIEW $7.57 BLN — THOMSON REUTERS l/B/E/S; 02/04/2018 – AMPHENOL CORP – ON MARCH 30, 2018, BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF CO VOTED TO INCREASE NUMBER OF DIRECTORS FROM NINE TO TEN – SEC FILING; 30/04/2018 – Voya MidCap Opportunities Adds NetApp, Exits Amphenol; 25/04/2018 – AMPHENOL CORP APH.N SEES FY 2018 SALES $7.63 BLN TO $7.75 BLN; 27/03/2018 – Amphenol Field Trip Scheduled By SunTrust for Apr. 3

Bernzott Capital Advisors decreased Cinemark (CNK) stake by 1.28% reported in 2018Q1 SEC filing. Bernzott Capital Advisors sold 9,425 shares as Cinemark (CNK)’s stock declined 20.31%. The Bernzott Capital Advisors holds 724,316 shares with $27.29 million value, down from 733,741 last quarter. Cinemark now has $4.18 billion valuation. The stock decreased 1.57% or $0.57 during the last trading session, reaching $35.79. About 2.09M shares traded or 91.06% up from the average. Cinemark Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CNK) has declined 12.37% since June 24, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 24.94% the S&P500. Some Historical CNK News: 09/03/2018 – LAUNCH: CINEMARK USA $660M 7Y 1L TLB, BANK MEETING 2PM TODAY; 10/04/2018 – National Cinemedia Selling Shareholders Are AMC, Cinemark and Cineworld Unit Regal; 08/05/2018 – Cinemark Presenting at JPMorgan Conference May 15; 26/04/2018 – World Champion Surfer Andy lrons’ Gripping Tale of Opioid Addiction and Bipolar Disorder Comes to U.S. Cinemas on May 31 Only; 24/04/2018 – Cinemark Closes Below 50-Day Moving Average: Technicals; 29/03/2018 – CINEMARK USA, AMENDS SR SECURED CREDIT PACT; 09/04/2018 – Michael Bolton Presents ‘American Dream: Detroit,’ a Love Letter From Motor City Legends Chronicling the Greatest Urban Turnaround in American History, in Cinemas Nationwide May 15 Only; 22/03/2018 – ‘The Karate Kid’ Returns to the Big Screen With a Sneak Preview of YouTube Red’s Original Series Reboot ‘Cobra Kai,’ in Cinemas Nationwide April 25 Only; 04/05/2018 – Cinemark to Participate at May Investor Conferences; 09/05/2018 – CINEMARK HOLDINGS INC – EXPECTS TO OPEN 12 NEW THEATRES, 79 SCREENS DURING REMAINDER OF 2018, 11 NEW THEATRES AND 106 SCREENS SUBSEQUENT TO 2018

Another recent and important Amphenol Corporation (NYSE:APH) news was published by Globenewswire.com which published an article titled: “Detailed Research: Economic Perspectives on Amphenol, Hologic, Newell Brands, Ciena, SAExploration, and Puma …” on June 12, 2018.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.9 in Q1 2018. Its down 0.01, from 0.91 in 2017Q4. It turned negative, as 34 investors sold Amphenol Corporation shares while 211 reduced holdings. 65 funds opened positions while 155 raised stakes. 283.17 million shares or 2.03% less from 289.04 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Conning Inc, a Connecticut-based fund reported 8,316 shares. Peak Asset Management Ltd Liability Company owns 3,097 shares or 0.1% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Bnp Paribas Asset Management has 0.2% invested in Amphenol Corporation (NYSE:APH). Banque Pictet And Cie accumulated 33,040 shares or 0.06% of the stock. Utah Retirement stated it has 0.1% of its portfolio in Amphenol Corporation (NYSE:APH). Jlb Associate Inc invested 2.86% in Amphenol Corporation (NYSE:APH). Toronto Dominion Retail Bank owns 168,373 shares or 0.03% of their US portfolio. 50,300 were accumulated by Andra Ap. Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo And Ltd Liability Com owns 831,148 shares. Stratos Wealth Prtn Ltd reported 35,368 shares stake. Lpl Fincl Ltd Company reported 0.01% in Amphenol Corporation (NYSE:APH). Synovus Corporation invested 0.03% of its portfolio in Amphenol Corporation (NYSE:APH). Nuveen Asset Llc accumulated 0.11% or 194,229 shares. Ny State Teachers Retirement Systems reported 461,308 shares or 0.1% of all its holdings. Jennison Assoc Ltd Co reported 1.16 million shares.

Since February 2, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 insider sale for $920,699 activity. $920,699 worth of stock was sold by D’AMICO LANCE E on Friday, February 2.

Amphenol Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the design, manufacture, and marketing of electrical, electronic, and fiber optic connectors worldwide. The company has market cap of $26.89 billion. It operates through two divisions, Interconnect Products and Assemblies, and Cable Products and Solutions. It has a 40.73 P/E ratio. The Interconnect Products and Assemblies segment offers connector and connector systems, including fiber optic, harsh environment, high speed, and radio frequency interconnect products, as well as antennas; power interconnect products, bus bars, and distribution systems; and other connectors.

Among 11 analysts covering Amphenol (NYSE:APH), 5 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 45% are positive. Amphenol had 47 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Amphenol Corporation (NYSE:APH) earned “Buy” rating by Goldman Sachs on Tuesday, September 20. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Hold” on Thursday, January 18. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Top Pick” rating and $80 target in Tuesday, June 27 report. Deutsche Bank maintained Amphenol Corporation (NYSE:APH) rating on Thursday, October 26. Deutsche Bank has “Buy” rating and $96 target. Cowen & Co maintained the shares of APH in report on Friday, September 15 with “Buy” rating. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the shares of APH in report on Sunday, August 13 with “Hold” rating. The stock of Amphenol Corporation (NYSE:APH) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, August 26 by Zacks. The company was maintained on Wednesday, September 27 by Stifel Nicolaus. The company was maintained on Wednesday, November 30 by RBC Capital Markets. Deutsche Bank maintained it with “Buy” rating and $95.0 target in Thursday, October 5 report.

Analysts await Cinemark Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CNK) to report earnings on August, 3. They expect $0.75 earnings per share, up 70.45% or $0.31 from last year’s $0.44 per share. CNK’s profit will be $87.59M for 11.93 P/E if the $0.75 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.53 actual earnings per share reported by Cinemark Holdings, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 41.51% EPS growth.

Since February 28, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 sale for $261,540 activity. Another trade for 6,000 shares valued at $261,540 was sold by Fernandes Valmir.

More notable recent Cinemark Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CNK) news were published by: Streetinsider.com which released: “Cinemark (CNK), Cineworld Announce Agreement to Purchase Remaining Units of National CineMedia Held by AMC …” on June 18, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Cineworld and Cinemark buy out rest of National Cinemedia” published on June 19, 2018, Benzinga.com published: “AMC Theaters Joins Movie Ticket Subscription Game” on June 20, 2018. More interesting news about Cinemark Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CNK) were released by: Businesswire.com and their article: “Cineworld and Cinemark Announce Agreement to Purchase Remaining Units of National CineMedia Held by AMC” published on June 18, 2018 as well as Prnewswire.com‘s news article titled: “Battle the Beast as RiffTrax Brings ‘Krull’ to US Cinemas for Two Nights This August” with publication date: June 21, 2018.

Among 22 analysts covering Cinemark Holdings (NYSE:CNK), 15 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 68% are positive. Cinemark Holdings had 76 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. RBC Capital Markets downgraded it to “Sector Perform” rating and $45 target in Monday, February 27 report. Stifel Nicolaus maintained it with “Buy” rating and $40 target in Monday, September 28 report. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Sunday, September 24 with “Hold”. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, February 24 by Topeka Capital Markets. The rating was maintained by Wedbush with “Neutral” on Thursday, February 16. Wunderlich maintained it with “Buy” rating and $47 target in Friday, August 12 report. The stock of Cinemark Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CNK) earned “Buy” rating by Loop Capital on Wednesday, August 24. The rating was reinitiated by Credit Suisse with “Neutral” on Monday, June 13. The rating was downgraded by Moffett Nathanson to “Sell” on Monday, June 12. On Wednesday, March 30 the stock rating was downgraded by B. Riley & Co to “Neutral”.

Amphenol Corporation (NYSE:APH) Institutional Positions Chart

Receive News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings with our daily email newsletter.