Leavell Investment Management Raised Albemarle Com (ALB) Stake By $447,200; Dialight Plc (LON:DIA) Had 5 Analysts Last Week

July 17, 2017 - By Adrian Mccoy

Leavell Investment Management Inc increased Albemarle Corp Com (ALB) stake by 22.13% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Leavell Investment Management Inc acquired 5,200 shares as Albemarle Corp Com (ALB)’s stock rose 20.02%. The Leavell Investment Management Inc holds 28,699 shares with $2.47M value, up from 23,499 last quarter. Albemarle Corp Com now has $13.01 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.14% or $0.16 on July 14, reaching $117.57. About shares traded. Albemarle Corporation (NYSE:ALB) has risen 45.60% since July 17, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 28.90% the S&P500.

Among 7 analysts covering Dialight PLC (LON:DIA), 5 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 71% are positive. Dialight PLC had 35 analyst reports since July 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Add” rating by Peel Hunt on Friday, January 15. The firm has “Buy” rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Wednesday, March 9. The stock of Dialight Plc (LON:DIA) earned “Buy” rating by N+1 Singer on Monday, November 2. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Tuesday, March 8 by Peel Hunt. Peel Hunt maintained it with “Add” rating and GBX 600 target in Thursday, November 5 report. The stock has “Buy” rating by Canaccord Genuity on Friday, August 7. As per Wednesday, December 7, the company rating was upgraded by Peel Hunt. As per Tuesday, March 8, the company rating was maintained by Cantor Fitzgerald. The firm has “Buy” rating by N+1 Singer given on Tuesday, October 27. Investec maintained it with “Hold” rating and GBX 555 target in Tuesday, August 18 report. See Dialight Plc (LON:DIA) latest ratings:

27/02/2017 Broker: N+1 Singer Rating: Buy New Target: GBX 800.00 Maintain

Leavell Investment Management Inc decreased Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX) stake by 6,876 shares to 4,118 valued at $229,000 in 2016Q4. It also reduced Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) stake by 3,356 shares and now owns 99,784 shares. Caterpillar Inc Del Com (NYSE:CAT) was reduced too.

Since March 1, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 5 selling transactions for $4.14 million activity. Another trade for 4,929 shares valued at $510,644 was sold by KISSAM LUTHER C IV. Maine Douglas L also sold $1.08M worth of Albemarle Corporation (NYSE:ALB) shares. $97,741 worth of Albemarle Corporation (NYSE:ALB) was sold by NARWOLD KAREN G on Thursday, March 2. Shares for $288,792 were sold by Tozier Scott.

Among 15 analysts covering Albemarle Corporation (NYSE:ALB), 11 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 73% are positive. Albemarle Corporation had 36 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Buy” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Thursday, July 13. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Outperform” on Monday, May 8. The stock of Albemarle Corporation (NYSE:ALB) earned “Buy” rating by Citigroup on Monday, April 18. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Buy” on Monday, June 12. The stock of Albemarle Corporation (NYSE:ALB) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, April 19 by RBC Capital Markets. Deutsche Bank maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Thursday, May 12 report. On Tuesday, February 23 the stock rating was maintained by JP Morgan with “Neutral”. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Wednesday, March 1 by RBC Capital Markets. Robert W. Baird upgraded the shares of ALB in report on Tuesday, January 17 to “Outperform” rating. RBC Capital Markets initiated the stock with “Outperform” rating in Thursday, February 23 report.

Investors sentiment is 1.1 in 2016 Q4. Its the same as in 2016Q3. It is the same, as 39 investors sold ALB shares while 139 reduced holdings. only 57 funds opened positions while 139 raised stakes. 93.49 million shares or 0.19% more from 93.32 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. Earnest Partners Limited holds 0% of its portfolio in Albemarle Corporation (NYSE:ALB) for 64 shares. Retirement System Of Alabama accumulated 108,767 shares or 0.05% of the stock. Nicholas Investment Ptnrs Limited Partnership has invested 0.53% in Albemarle Corporation (NYSE:ALB). Gateway Investment Advisers Ltd Liability Corporation has invested 0.01% in Albemarle Corporation (NYSE:ALB). 13,092 are owned by Quantitative Systematic Strategies Lc. Caxton Associate LP reported 0.43% of its portfolio in Albemarle Corporation (NYSE:ALB). Banque Pictet Cie invested 0.01% in Albemarle Corporation (NYSE:ALB). Federated Investors Pa owns 2,096 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Putnam Investments Ltd Liability holds 1.23 million shares. Frontier Cap Mngmt Limited Liability Corp holds 230,305 shares. Advisory Rech invested in 0.04% or 28,128 shares. Teacher Retirement Systems Of Texas invested in 188,255 shares. Goldman Sachs Inc reported 412,656 shares. Utah Retirement System holds 0.04% of its portfolio in Albemarle Corporation (NYSE:ALB) for 20,479 shares. Connecticut-based Wright Invsts Ser has invested 0.13% in Albemarle Corporation (NYSE:ALB).

Dialight plc is a holding company. The Firm makes and sells lighting products in the industrial market. The company has market cap of 338.93 million GBP. It operates through two divisions: Lighting, and Signals and Components. It currently has negative earnings. The Company’s Lighting segment develops, makes and supplies light emitting diode lighting solutions for hazardous and industrial applications, and includes anti-collision obstruction lighting.

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