Fundsmith Llp Has Decreased By $3.52 Million Its Automatic Data Processing In (ADP) Stake; SANSAL WELLNESS HOLDINGS (SSWH) Shorts Down By 87.5%

April 22, 2018 - By Peter Erickson

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SANSAL WELLNESS HOLDINGS INC (OTCMKTS:SSWH) had a decrease of 87.5% in short interest. SSWH’s SI was 200 shares in April as released by FINRA. Its down 87.5% from 1,600 shares previously. It closed at $0.448 lastly. It is down 0.00% since April 22, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500.

Fundsmith Llp decreased Automatic Data Processing In (ADP) stake by 0.54% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Fundsmith Llp sold 30,045 shares as Automatic Data Processing In (ADP)’s stock declined 3.95%. The Fundsmith Llp holds 5.52M shares with $647.26 million value, down from 5.55 million last quarter. Automatic Data Processing In now has $51.79B valuation. The stock decreased 0.77% or $0.91 during the last trading session, reaching $116.84. About 1.27 million shares traded. Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP) has risen 9.09% since April 22, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 2.46% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.8 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.12, from 0.68 in 2017Q3. It increased, as 50 investors sold ADP shares while 442 reduced holdings. 113 funds opened positions while 282 raised stakes. 338.15 million shares or 1.20% less from 342.26 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Silvercrest Asset Management Group Inc Limited Liability Company reported 56,894 shares stake. Fort Washington Invest Advisors Oh reported 0.06% stake. 1St Source National Bank holds 47,157 shares or 0.45% of its portfolio. Moreover, Cadence Cap Mngmt Limited Liability has 0.35% invested in Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP) for 47,367 shares. Advisor Prtn Llc stated it has 11,154 shares or 0.24% of all its holdings. State Farm Mutual Automobile Insur invested 0.61% of its portfolio in Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP). Lord Abbett And Ltd Liability Corporation has invested 0.05% in Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP). Cibc Ww Inc holds 0% of its portfolio in Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP) for 7,724 shares. Morgan Stanley reported 6.73M shares. Benjamin F Edwards & holds 0.21% in Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP) or 17,049 shares. Hudson Valley Invest Inc Adv holds 0.92% or 31,871 shares. Van Strum & Towne owns 70,637 shares or 5.51% of their US portfolio. South Texas Money Ltd accumulated 0.01% or 2,069 shares. Covington Capital holds 0.46% or 63,123 shares. Guardian Life Insur Of America holds 1,439 shares or 0.04% of its portfolio.

Fundsmith Llp increased Microsoft Corp (NASDAQ:MSFT) stake by 14,825 shares to 11.09M valued at $948.74M in 2017Q4. It also upped Waters Corp (NYSE:WAT) stake by 9,557 shares and now owns 4.37M shares. Intui Inc (NASDAQ:INTU) was raised too.

Among 19 analysts covering Automatic Data (NASDAQ:ADP), 5 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 26% are positive. Automatic Data had 61 analyst reports since August 3, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP) has “Underweight” rating given on Thursday, August 3 by Morgan Stanley. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital on Thursday, February 1 with “Equal-Weight”. JP Morgan maintained the shares of ADP in report on Friday, August 14 with “Neutral” rating. The firm has “Hold” rating by BMO Capital Markets given on Friday, October 13. The rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird with “Hold” on Tuesday, October 3. Compass Point initiated the shares of ADP in report on Friday, April 15 with “Sell” rating. The rating was downgraded by William Blair to “Market Perform” on Friday, July 21. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Friday, July 28 by BMO Capital Markets. The company was upgraded on Monday, August 31 by William Blair. Barclays Capital initiated it with “Overweight” rating and $115 target in Tuesday, December 20 report.

Analysts await Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP) to report earnings on May, 2 before the open. They expect $1.44 EPS, up 9.92% or $0.13 from last year’s $1.31 per share. ADP’s profit will be $638.31 million for 20.28 P/E if the $1.44 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.99 actual EPS reported by Automatic Data Processing, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 45.45% EPS growth.

Since December 31, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 26 insider sales for $43.49 million activity. $206,500 worth of stock was sold by Sackman Stuart on Wednesday, January 31. On Tuesday, January 16 Black Maria sold $213,820 worth of Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP) or 1,786 shares. Dyson Deborah L also sold $184,720 worth of Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP) on Tuesday, January 2. Albinson Brock also sold $115,319 worth of Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP) on Monday, January 22. 95,756 shares valued at $11.31 million were sold by Rodriguez Carlos A on Wednesday, January 3. 6,508 shares valued at $755,123 were sold by Ayala John on Tuesday, January 2. The insider Flynn Edward B III sold 7,886 shares worth $928,498.

SanSal Wellness Holdings, Inc. produces hemp products, including phytocannabinoid hemp oils, extracts, distillates, and isolates. The company has market cap of $26.61 million. SanSal Wellness Holdings, Inc. was formerly known as 271 Lake Davis Holdings, LLC and changed its name to SanSal Wellness Holdings, Inc. in September 2017. It currently has negative earnings.

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