J Goldman & Company LP Has Trimmed Stake in Yandex N V (Call) (YNDX) as Market Value Rose; Exxon Mobil (XOM) Position Raised by Ironwood Investment Counsel Llc

April 17, 2018 - By Nellie Frank

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J Goldman & Company Lp decreased its stake in Yandex N V (Call) (YNDX) by 27.25% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. J Goldman & Company Lp sold 110,500 shares as the company’s stock rose 25.49% while stock markets declined. The hedge fund held 295,000 shares of the programming company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $9.66M, down from 405,500 at the end of the previous reported quarter. J Goldman & Company Lp who had been investing in Yandex N V (Call) for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $10.81B market cap company. The stock decreased 1.72% or $0.58 during the last trading session, reaching $33.05. About 8.48 million shares traded or 137.73% up from the average. Yandex N.V. (NASDAQ:YNDX) has risen 79.21% since April 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 67.66% the S&P500.

Ironwood Investment Counsel Llc increased its stake in Exxon Mobil (XOM) by 11.69% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Ironwood Investment Counsel Llc bought 4,743 shares as the company’s stock declined 12.23% with the market. The institutional investor held 45,311 shares of the integrated oil company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $3.79 million, up from 40,568 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Ironwood Investment Counsel Llc who had been investing in Exxon Mobil for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $332.59B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.03% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $78.52. About 6.00M shares traded. Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) has declined 9.29% since April 17, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 20.84% the S&P500.

Analysts await Yandex N.V. (NASDAQ:YNDX) to report earnings on April, 25 before the open. They expect $0.34 earnings per share, up 142.86% or $0.20 from last year’s $0.14 per share. YNDX’s profit will be $111.25 million for 24.30 P/E if the $0.34 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.27 actual earnings per share reported by Yandex N.V. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 25.93% EPS growth.

J Goldman & Company Lp, which manages about $1.17B and $1.91B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Nabors Industries Ltd (Call) (NYSE:NBR) by 1.43 million shares to 2.48M shares, valued at $16.95 million in 2017Q4, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Twitter Inc (Call) (NYSE:TWTR) by 17,100 shares in the quarter, for a total of 35,000 shares, and has risen its stake in Eagle Materials Inc (NYSE:EXP).

Among 9 analysts covering Yandex N.V. (NASDAQ:YNDX), 7 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 78% are positive. Yandex N.V. had 22 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Standpoint Research downgraded the stock to “Hold” rating in Friday, April 7 report. The rating was initiated by HSBC on Monday, July 18 with “Buy”. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Wednesday, September 16 by Goldman Sachs. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, October 12 by Raiffeisen. The firm has “Overweight” rating given on Tuesday, November 17 by Morgan Stanley. The rating was upgraded by Citigroup on Thursday, March 29 to “Buy”. As per Friday, July 31, the company rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank. The firm has “Buy” rating by Deutsche Bank given on Tuesday, January 16. Deutsche Bank maintained it with “Buy” rating and $42 target in Wednesday, October 25 report. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Citigroup on Friday, September 11.

Since December 11, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 4 sales for $3.42 million activity. Milton Bryan W also sold $606,082 worth of Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) shares. 19,500 shares were sold by Corson Bradley W, worth $1.62 million on Monday, December 11. Chapman Neil A also sold $996,628 worth of Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) on Thursday, December 14.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.84 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.01, from 0.85 in 2017Q3. It dived, as 48 investors sold XOM shares while 819 reduced holdings. 123 funds opened positions while 603 raised stakes. 2.17 billion shares or 1.92% more from 2.13 billion shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Wendell David Associates Inc has 1.91% invested in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM). Wade G W holds 8.15% or 849,166 shares. Gradient Invs Lc reported 27,099 shares. Anchor Cap Advisors Limited Liability Company has invested 0.03% of its portfolio in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM). Twin Tree Ltd Partnership has invested 0.12% of its portfolio in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM). Asset Management has 5,572 shares. Arvest Savings Bank Trust Division reported 41,269 shares. Omers Administration accumulated 0.11% or 125,900 shares. Foster Dykema Cabot & Ma holds 0.18% or 12,920 shares. 1.96 million were accumulated by Proshare Advsrs Lc. Valley Advisers Inc reported 18,787 shares stake. Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft Mbh invested in 1.46% or 447,885 shares. First Quadrant Limited Partnership Ca reported 0.67% of its portfolio in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM). Greenwich Management holds 1.91% or 15,971 shares. Inr Advisory Ser Ltd Co invested in 0.01% or 481 shares.

Among 26 analysts covering Exxon Mobil (NYSE:XOM), 10 have Buy rating, 6 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 38% are positive. Exxon Mobil had 91 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Friday, March 18, the company rating was maintained by Goldman Sachs. The stock of Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) has “Long-Term Buy” rating given on Wednesday, June 7 by Hilliard Lyons. Nomura initiated Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) rating on Friday, March 18. Nomura has “Reduce” rating and $70 target. Goldman Sachs downgraded the stock to “Neutral” rating in Monday, October 31 report. The stock has “Hold” rating by BMO Capital Markets on Wednesday, January 10. The stock of Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) has “Equal-Weight” rating given on Monday, October 12 by Barclays Capital. The company was maintained on Tuesday, January 23 by Piper Jaffray. As per Monday, May 1, the company rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets. The company was maintained on Tuesday, January 12 by Barclays Capital. As per Monday, June 5, the company rating was upgraded by Howard Weil.

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