Rice Hall James & Associates Raised By $3.58 Million Its J2 Global (JCOM) Holding; UBI SOFT ENTERTAINME (UBSFF) SI Increased By 205.76%

February 15, 2018 - By Michael Leger

Rice Hall James & Associates Llc increased J2 Global Inc. (JCOM) stake by 21.07% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Rice Hall James & Associates Llc acquired 48,984 shares as J2 Global Inc. (JCOM)’s stock declined 0.98%. The Rice Hall James & Associates Llc holds 281,454 shares with $20.79M value, up from 232,470 last quarter. J2 Global Inc. now has $3.74 billion valuation. The stock increased 1.30% or $0.99 during the last trading session, reaching $77.31. About 103,914 shares traded. j2 Global, Inc. (NASDAQ:JCOM) has risen 30.53% since February 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 13.83% the S&P500.

UBI SOFT ENTERTAINME (OTCMKTS:UBSFF) had an increase of 205.76% in short interest. UBSFF’s SI was 42,500 shares in February as released by FINRA. Its up 205.76% from 13,900 shares previously. With 100 avg volume, 425 days are for UBI SOFT ENTERTAINME (OTCMKTS:UBSFF)’s short sellers to cover UBSFF’s short positions. The stock increased 1.14% or $0.95 during the last trading session, reaching $83.95. About 120 shares traded or 93.55% up from the average. Ubisoft Entertainment SA (OTCMKTS:UBSFF) has 0.00% since February 15, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Ubisoft Entertainment SA engages in the production, publishing, and distribution of video games for consoles, PC, smartphones and tablets in physical and digital formats worldwide. The company has market cap of $8.66 billion. The firm creates and develops software, including scenarios, layouts, and game rules, as well as develops design tools and game engines. It has a 52.05 P/E ratio. It also develops in the area of online and mobile gaming; and distributes Ubisoft products, such as CD games, ancillary products, etc. to superstores and independent wholesalers.

Rice Hall James & Associates Llc decreased Ipg Photonics Corp. (NASDAQ:IPGP) stake by 5,709 shares to 13,383 valued at $2.48 million in 2017Q3. It also reduced Snyder’s (NASDAQ:LNCE) stake by 19,181 shares and now owns 394,934 shares. Wns Holdings Ltd. Adr (NYSE:WNS) was reduced too.

Among 6 analysts covering j2 Global (NASDAQ:JCOM), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. j2 Global had 13 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Neutral” rating by Citigroup given on Wednesday, January 25. On Wednesday, February 7 the stock rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird with “Buy”. The company was upgraded on Friday, April 1 by Citigroup. The rating was maintained by FBR Capital with “Mkt Perform” on Wednesday, November 4. The company was initiated on Friday, December 18 by JMP Securities. FBR Capital maintained it with “Mkt Perform” rating and $77 target in Wednesday, August 5 report. Robert W. Baird initiated j2 Global, Inc. (NASDAQ:JCOM) on Wednesday, August 31 with “Outperform” rating. The stock of j2 Global, Inc. (NASDAQ:JCOM) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, August 17 by Citigroup. The stock of j2 Global, Inc. (NASDAQ:JCOM) earned “Neutral” rating by Citigroup on Monday, August 7. Susquehanna initiated the stock with “Positive” rating in Monday, August 10 report.

Since January 16, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 1 insider sale for $232,900 activity. On Tuesday, January 16 Shah Vivek sold $232,900 worth of j2 Global, Inc. (NASDAQ:JCOM) or 3,000 shares.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.24 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.16, from 1.08 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 29 investors sold JCOM shares while 74 reduced holdings. 35 funds opened positions while 93 raised stakes. 46.29 million shares or 0.55% less from 46.55 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Advantus Capital Mgmt reported 0.01% in j2 Global, Inc. (NASDAQ:JCOM). Paloma Prns Mgmt Commerce holds 0.01% or 5,144 shares. Northwestern Mutual Wealth accumulated 0% or 35 shares. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement Systems stated it has 0% of its portfolio in j2 Global, Inc. (NASDAQ:JCOM). Panagora Asset Management Inc holds 0% in j2 Global, Inc. (NASDAQ:JCOM) or 1,275 shares. California Public Employees Retirement Systems stated it has 0.01% in j2 Global, Inc. (NASDAQ:JCOM). Teachers Insurance And Annuity Association Of America reported 0.03% stake. Alliancebernstein Limited Partnership reported 80,445 shares stake. Moreover, Penobscot Inv Management has 0.14% invested in j2 Global, Inc. (NASDAQ:JCOM) for 6,140 shares. Tudor Invest Et Al, Connecticut-based fund reported 7,177 shares. Texas Permanent School Fund holds 35,287 shares. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) holds 0% or 1,757 shares. Gideon Capital Advisors stated it has 4,247 shares or 0.31% of all its holdings. Assetmark Inc reported 215 shares. Louisiana State Employees Retirement Sys stated it has 12,900 shares or 0.04% of all its holdings.

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