Genesee Valley Trust Company Increased O’reilly Automotive New Com (ORLY) Stake; First Fiduciary Investment Counsel Boosted Lowe’s Companies (LOW) Stake By $1.18 Million

First Fiduciary Investment Counsel Inc increased Lowe’s Companies (LOW) stake by 6.01% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. First Fiduciary Investment Counsel Inc acquired 14,890 shares as Lowe’s Companies (LOW)’s stock rose 10.23%. The First Fiduciary Investment Counsel Inc holds 262,571 shares with $20.99M value, up from 247,681 last quarter. Lowe’s Companies now has $83.78 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.11% or $0.11 during the last trading session, reaching $100.97. About 13.57 million shares traded or 112.11% up from the average. Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) has risen 5.92% since January 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 10.78% the S&P500.

Genesee Valley Trust Company increased O’reilly Automotive Inc New Com (ORLY) stake by 21.86% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Genesee Valley Trust Company acquired 1,515 shares as O’reilly Automotive Inc New Com (ORLY)’s stock declined 6.25%. The Genesee Valley Trust Company holds 8,446 shares with $1.82 million value, up from 6,931 last quarter. O’reilly Automotive Inc New Com now has $21.93B valuation. The stock decreased 0.27% or $0.71 during the last trading session, reaching $257.89. About 844,324 shares traded. O'Reilly Automotive, Inc. (NASDAQ:ORLY) has declined 1.60% since January 17, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 18.30% the S&P500.

Among 33 analysts covering Lowe’s Companies Inc. (NYSE:LOW), 19 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 13 Hold. Therefore 58% are positive. Lowe’s Companies Inc. had 77 analyst reports since August 19, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. BMO Capital Markets maintained the shares of LOW in report on Tuesday, July 18 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, May 20 by Citigroup. The stock of Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) earned “Overweight” rating by Morgan Stanley on Thursday, August 24. The stock has “Hold” rating by Cantor Fitzgerald on Wednesday, August 19. The stock has “Hold” rating by Jefferies on Wednesday, August 23. The rating was maintained by Argus Research on Thursday, August 20 with “Buy”. Goldman Sachs maintained Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) rating on Wednesday, April 6. Goldman Sachs has “Buy” rating and $88 target. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, January 16 by Credit Suisse. Jefferies maintained the shares of LOW in report on Friday, November 10 with “Hold” rating. The company was maintained on Thursday, August 24 by Credit Suisse.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.04 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.01, from 1.03 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 76 investors sold LOW shares while 406 reduced holdings. 115 funds opened positions while 384 raised stakes. 589.78 million shares or 2.68% less from 606.01 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Fincl Counselors has 0.06% invested in Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) for 15,197 shares. Horizon Inv Serv Lc holds 55,266 shares. Ajo Ltd Partnership reported 198,189 shares stake. Fukoku Mutual Life Insur holds 3,900 shares. Suncoast Equity Mngmt holds 4.13% of its portfolio in Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) for 178,096 shares. Afam Inc accumulated 54,782 shares or 0.53% of the stock. E&G Limited Partnership has 3,000 shares. Asset Advsrs Corporation owns 4,457 shares. Chatham Cap stated it has 1.4% of its portfolio in Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW). 9.06 million were accumulated by Fmr Ltd Liability. Hyman Charles D invested in 0.04% or 4,455 shares. Cobblestone Ltd Liability Corp Ny, a New York-based fund reported 8,619 shares. Comerica Secs stated it has 0.06% of its portfolio in Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW). The Ohio-based Private Na has invested 0.72% in Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW). Blue Edge Capital Limited Liability Corporation accumulated 8,791 shares or 0.32% of the stock.

Since September 19, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 2 insider sales for $778,532 activity. $614,857 worth of Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) shares were sold by Hollifield Matthew V. Another trade for 2,098 shares valued at $163,675 was made by Ramsay Paul D on Tuesday, September 19.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.93 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.17, from 0.76 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 79 investors sold ORLY shares while 194 reduced holdings. 90 funds opened positions while 164 raised stakes. 71.25 million shares or 11.93% less from 80.90 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Vontobel Asset Mgmt Incorporated accumulated 0.98% or 611,029 shares. Sands Capital Management Limited Co owns 2,520 shares. Great Lakes Advisors Limited Liability Company holds 11,292 shares or 0.06% of its portfolio. 94,637 are owned by First Manhattan. Panagora Asset Mgmt invested 0% of its portfolio in O'Reilly Automotive, Inc. (NASDAQ:ORLY). Fernwood Invest Mgmt Ltd Liability Co owns 0.32% invested in O'Reilly Automotive, Inc. (NASDAQ:ORLY) for 2,340 shares. Timber Hill Lc holds 0.09% or 4,346 shares in its portfolio. Invesco accumulated 849,593 shares or 0.07% of the stock. Peoples Finance Corporation stated it has 100 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Welch Forbes Lc accumulated 1.53% or 269,711 shares. Argent Trust reported 4,972 shares. Breton Hill Capital Ltd stated it has 0.16% of its portfolio in O'Reilly Automotive, Inc. (NASDAQ:ORLY). Arcadia Investment Mgmt Mi has 1.46% invested in O'Reilly Automotive, Inc. (NASDAQ:ORLY) for 22,143 shares. 5,324 were accumulated by Acropolis Invest Limited Liability. Wells Fargo And Mn owns 502,153 shares.

Since August 1, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 10 insider sales for $9.34 million activity. Shares for $2.50M were sold by SHAW JEFF M on Wednesday, January 3. Shares for $1.00M were sold by WOOTEN ROSALIE OREILLY. FLETCHER JEREMY ADAM had sold 1,500 shares worth $382,500 on Wednesday, January 3. On Tuesday, January 2 the insider JOHNSON RANDY sold $250,994. OREILLY LAWRENCE P had sold 5,000 shares worth $986,993 on Friday, September 1. Groves Jeffrey Lynn sold $2.53 million worth of O'Reilly Automotive, Inc. (NASDAQ:ORLY) on Wednesday, January 3.