Eqis Capital Management Has Increased Ericsson (ERIC) Holding; Axa Cut Its Umpqua Hldgs (UMPQ) Position

Axa decreased Umpqua Hldgs Corp (UMPQ) stake by 6.7% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Axa sold 36,200 shares as Umpqua Hldgs Corp (UMPQ)’s stock declined 8.16%. The Axa holds 504,000 shares with $9.83 million value, down from 540,200 last quarter. Umpqua Hldgs Corp now has $4.93B valuation. The stock increased 1.22% or $0.27 during the last trading session, reaching $22.4. About 1.13M shares traded. Umpqua Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:UMPQ) has risen 14.15% since January 13, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 2.55% the S&P500.

Eqis Capital Management Inc increased Ericsson (ERIC) stake by 584.76% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Eqis Capital Management Inc acquired 67,996 shares as Ericsson (ERIC)’s stock rose 10.57%. The Eqis Capital Management Inc holds 79,624 shares with $458,000 value, up from 11,628 last quarter. Ericsson now has $23.05 billion valuation. The stock increased 1.89% or $0.13 during the last trading session, reaching $7.02. About 5.96 million shares traded or 35.42% up from the average. Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC) has declined 12.25% since January 13, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 28.95% the S&P500.

Among 19 analysts covering Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC), 4 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 21% are positive. Ericsson has $80 highest and $5.25 lowest target. $21.08’s average target is 200.28% above currents $7.02 stock price. Ericsson had 38 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Goldman Sachs downgraded the stock to “Sell” rating in Thursday, January 19 report. As per Thursday, December 15, the company rating was upgraded by Danske Bank. The stock of Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (NASDAQ:publ) earned “Neutral” rating by Credit Suisse on Monday, September 26. As per Wednesday, July 6, the company rating was upgraded by Barclays Capital. The rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity with “Hold” on Tuesday, July 18. As per Monday, October 23, the company rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity. The stock has “Mkt Underperform” rating by Charter Equity on Wednesday, July 20. The company was downgraded on Tuesday, December 1 by Credit Suisse. As per Thursday, September 21, the company rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity. Goldman Sachs downgraded the shares of ERIC in report on Thursday, January 21 to “Sell” rating.

Eqis Capital Management Inc decreased Hd Supply Hldgs Inc Com (NASDAQ:HDS) stake by 10,390 shares to 32,675 valued at $1.18M in 2017Q3. It also reduced Genworth Finl Inc (NYSE:GNW) stake by 135,124 shares and now owns 2.87 million shares. Vanguard Bd Index Fd Inc S (VBIRX) was reduced too.

Among 11 analysts covering Umpqua Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:UMPQ), 6 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 55% are positive. Umpqua Holdings Corp has $25.0 highest and $16.5 lowest target. $20.46’s average target is -8.66% below currents $22.4 stock price. Umpqua Holdings Corp had 34 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Sector Perform” rating on Monday, October 26 by RBC Capital Markets. Raymond James upgraded the stock to “Outperform” rating in Tuesday, August 25 report. Barclays Capital maintained Umpqua Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:UMPQ) rating on Friday, October 20. Barclays Capital has “Equal-Weight” rating and $20 target. The stock of Umpqua Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:UMPQ) earned “Buy” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Tuesday, December 12. Piper Jaffray maintained the stock with “Sell” rating in Tuesday, October 3 report. The rating was downgraded by Zacks on Tuesday, August 18 to “Buy”. The company was upgraded on Wednesday, November 8 by Wood. As per Monday, January 8, the company rating was maintained by SunTrust. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, August 10 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Sector Perform” on Friday, January 29.

Since October 26, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 sale for $758,567 activity. $758,567 worth of Umpqua Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:UMPQ) shares were sold by DAVIS RAYMOND P.

Analysts await Umpqua Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:UMPQ) to report earnings on January, 24. They expect $0.29 earnings per share, up 7.41% or $0.02 from last year’s $0.27 per share. UMPQ’s profit will be $63.86M for 19.31 P/E if the $0.29 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.30 actual earnings per share reported by Umpqua Holdings Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -3.33% negative EPS growth.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.33 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.27, from 1.06 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 21 investors sold UMPQ shares while 76 reduced holdings. 36 funds opened positions while 93 raised stakes. 189.91 million shares or 0.07% less from 190.03 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. The Texas-based Texas Permanent School Fund has invested 0.04% in Umpqua Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:UMPQ). 284,147 were accumulated by Goelzer Investment Management. 2,068 were accumulated by Mufg Americas. Great West Life Assurance Can has 134,992 shares. Hightower Advisors Limited Liability Co reported 0% stake. Renaissance Techs Lc stated it has 0% in Umpqua Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:UMPQ). Mercer Advisers reported 0.01% of its portfolio in Umpqua Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:UMPQ). Moreover, Hanson Mcclain has 0% invested in Umpqua Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:UMPQ). Raymond James & invested in 0.06% or 1.51M shares. Oakbrook Limited Liability Corporation, Illinois-based fund reported 14,950 shares. Royal Bankshares Of Canada reported 532,163 shares stake. Rhumbline Advisers has 0.02% invested in Umpqua Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:UMPQ) for 534,991 shares. Fisher Asset Mgmt Limited Liability Com has 3.90 million shares. Jane Street Grp Limited holds 0% of its portfolio in Umpqua Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:UMPQ) for 40,152 shares. Carlson Capital Lp invested 0.05% of its portfolio in Umpqua Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:UMPQ).

Axa increased At&T Inc (NYSE:T) stake by 360,382 shares to 4.22 million valued at $165.18M in 2017Q3. It also upped Fortive Corp stake by 8,300 shares and now owns 299,209 shares. Waddell & Reed Finl Inc (NYSE:WDR) was raised too.