North Star Investment Management Upped Emerson Elec Co Com (EMR) Position By $319,300; Wabtec (WAB) SI Increased By 0.66%

Wabtec Incorporated (NYSE:WAB) had an increase of 0.66% in short interest. WAB’s SI was 14.17 million shares in December as released by FINRA. Its up 0.66% from 14.08 million shares previously. With 633,600 avg volume, 22 days are for Wabtec Incorporated (NYSE:WAB)’s short sellers to cover WAB’s short positions. The SI to Wabtec Incorporated’s float is 16.67%. The stock decreased 0.29% or $0.23 during the last trading session, reaching $79.63. About 381,312 shares traded. Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB) has risen 7.39% since December 24, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 9.31% the S&P500.

North Star Investment Management Corp increased Emerson Elec Co Com (EMR) stake by 117.05% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. North Star Investment Management Corp acquired 5,150 shares as Emerson Elec Co Com (EMR)’s stock declined 4.02%. The North Star Investment Management Corp holds 9,550 shares with $600,000 value, up from 4,400 last quarter. Emerson Elec Co Com now has $44.49 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.11% or $0.08 during the last trading session, reaching $69.66. About 1.79 million shares traded. Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR) has risen 18.47% since December 24, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.77% the S&P500.

Among 28 analysts covering Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR), 8 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 18 Hold. Therefore 29% are positive. Emerson Electric Co. has $79.0 highest and $41 lowest target. $60.45’s average target is -13.22% below currents $69.66 stock price. Emerson Electric Co. had 74 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Oppenheimer maintained Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR) on Tuesday, August 1 with “Hold” rating. Cowen & Co maintained Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR) rating on Wednesday, August 5. Cowen & Co has “Market Perform” rating and $52 target. Cowen & Co upgraded the stock to “Outperform” rating in Tuesday, November 28 report. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Hold” on Monday, July 10. As per Thursday, June 22, the company rating was maintained by Cowen & Co. Citigroup initiated Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR) on Thursday, January 21 with “Sell” rating. The rating was upgraded by Cowen & Co to “Buy” on Monday, October 23. The stock of Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR) has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, July 20 by Cowen & Co. Cowen & Co maintained it with “Hold” rating and $6200 target in Tuesday, August 1 report. On Wednesday, August 5 the stock rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity with “Hold”.

Since August 31, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 2 sales for $616,887 activity. Another trade for 7,518 shares valued at $498,900 was sold by Button Bell Katherine. Sharp Robert T sold $117,987 worth of stock.

North Star Investment Management Corp decreased Tegna Inc Com stake by 85,000 shares to 15,200 valued at $203,000 in 2017Q3. It also reduced Travelcenters Amer Llc Com (NYSE:TA) stake by 235,975 shares and now owns 4,850 shares. Imax Corp Com (NYSE:IMAX) was reduced too.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.86 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.14, from 1 in 2017Q2. It fall, as 44 investors sold EMR shares while 444 reduced holdings. 92 funds opened positions while 328 raised stakes. 432.93 million shares or 1.76% less from 440.67 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Cetera Advsr Ltd reported 0.04% stake. 85,297 are owned by Greenwood Assocs Limited Liability Corporation. Davis R M has 42,650 shares for 0.11% of their portfolio. Adirondack Tru has invested 0.4% of its portfolio in Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR). Alexandria Capital Ltd Liability reported 4,050 shares. 40,598 were accumulated by Jacobs Company Ca. State Bank Of The Ozarks holds 0.09% of its portfolio in Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR) for 3,380 shares. Finemark Bancorp & reported 22,501 shares stake. Delta Asset Ltd Liability Corp Tn stated it has 1.01% of its portfolio in Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR). Badgley Phelps & Bell invested 0.02% in Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR). Miles Capital owns 17,343 shares. Invesco Limited holds 0.25% or 10.84M shares. Macnealy Hoover Inv Mngmt reported 35,189 shares. Beese Fulmer Inv Management Inc has invested 0.73% in Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR). Employees Retirement System Of Texas owns 0.03% invested in Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR) for 39,000 shares.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.82 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.39, from 1.21 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 48 investors sold Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation shares while 133 reduced holdings. 35 funds opened positions while 113 raised stakes. 101.47 million shares or 2.77% more from 98.74 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Public Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado has invested 0.13% of its portfolio in Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB). First Republic Inv Mgmt invested in 0.06% or 111,787 shares. Comerica Bank & Trust invested in 0.06% or 100,251 shares. Hall Laurie J Trustee holds 1,960 shares. Strs Ohio reported 0% of its portfolio in Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB). Keybank Natl Association Oh holds 4,500 shares. Massachusetts-based Commonwealth Equity has invested 0% in Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB). Southeast Asset Advisors holds 12,930 shares. Suntrust Banks Incorporated reported 0.02% of its portfolio in Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB). Anchor Cap Advsrs Limited stated it has 21,320 shares. Brown Advisory has invested 0.81% in Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB). 12,722 are held by Raymond James Financial Ser Advsrs Inc. Whittier Com holds 0% or 470 shares. Laurel Grove Capital Limited Com, a California-based fund reported 61,950 shares. Winfield Assoc has 0% invested in Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB) for 30 shares.

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation, doing business as Wabtec Corporation, provides technology equipment and services for the freight rail and passenger transit vehicle industries worldwide. The company has market cap of $7.64 billion. It operates in two divisions, Freight and Transit. It has a 30.05 P/E ratio. The Freight segment makes and services components for new and existing locomotive and freight cars; supplies railway electronics and positive train control equipment; offers signal design and engineering services; manufactures switcher locomotives; rebuilds freight locomotives; and provides heat exchangers and cooling systems for rail and other industrial markets.

Since October 30, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 sale for $145,884 activity. 1,917 Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB) shares with value of $145,884 were sold by DeNinno David L.