An Insider Scott Ryan Unloaded 7220 shares of Gentex (GNTX); Flossbach Von Storch Ag Decreased By $769,700 Its Ww Grainger (GWW) Position

Flossbach Von Storch Ag decreased Ww Grainger (GWW) stake by 21.08% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Flossbach Von Storch Ag sold 4,300 shares as Ww Grainger (GWW)’s stock declined 31.42%. The Flossbach Von Storch Ag holds 16,100 shares with $2.89M value, down from 20,400 last quarter. Ww Grainger now has $15.11 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.50% or $1.35 during the last trading session, reaching $268.31. About 371,199 shares traded. W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) has declined 21.15% since February 1, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 37.85% the S&P500.

Mr. Scott Ryan, the present General Counsel at Gentex Corp has a few days ago been linked with sold via broker of 7,220 shares of the stock exchange listed company, valued at $23.7 per share. The transaction amounted to a total value of of $170,823 USD. Scott Ryan today owns 14,109 shares or 0.00% of the Company’s market cap (share price times the number of shares outstanding).

Flossbach Von Storch Ag increased Amazon.Com (NASDAQ:AMZN) stake by 22,187 shares to 157,835 valued at $151.74M in 2017Q3. It also upped Newmont Mining (NYSE:NEM) stake by 198,935 shares and now owns 8.07 million shares. Qualcomm Call (Call) was raised too.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.98 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.18, from 0.8 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 62 investors sold GWW shares while 157 reduced holdings. 62 funds opened positions while 153 raised stakes. 47.96 million shares or 3.15% more from 46.50 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Capstone Advisors has 2.16% invested in W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW). Macquarie Grp Inc Ltd has 9,400 shares for 0% of their portfolio. First Manhattan has invested 0% of its portfolio in W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW). Moreover, American Grp Incorporated Incorporated has 0.05% invested in W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW). Koch holds 0.09% or 2,069 shares in its portfolio. Brandywine Global Invest Mngmt invested in 0.03% or 25,988 shares. Oppenheimer Asset Mgmt has invested 0% in W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW). Landscape Cap Mgmt Ltd has 0.68% invested in W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW). Manchester Cap Mngmt Llc holds 164 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Hall Laurie J Trustee holds 1,225 shares or 0.14% of its portfolio. Westpac Corporation stated it has 24,029 shares. 3,342 are owned by Suntrust Banks Inc. Gulf Intll Natl Bank (Uk) Limited reported 17,186 shares. Cap Invest Advsrs Limited Company stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW). Verus Financial Partners invested 0.08% in W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW).

Since October 20, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 3 selling transactions for $2.24 million activity. Robbins Paige K sold $70,000 worth of stock. $2.13 million worth of W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) was sold by Brown Laura D on Thursday, January 11. Tapia Eric R sold $39,569 worth of stock.

Among 20 analysts covering W.W. Grainger (NYSE:GWW), 4 have Buy rating, 5 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 20% are positive. W.W. Grainger had 102 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Wednesday, July 19 the stock rating was upgraded by Credit Suisse to “Hold”. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus on Friday, November 13 with “Buy”. BMO Capital Markets maintained the shares of GWW in report on Tuesday, July 11 with “Hold” rating. On Thursday, January 25 the stock rating was upgraded by Robert W. Baird to “Buy”. As per Friday, January 27, the company rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus. On Wednesday, January 24 the stock rating was maintained by Stephens with “Hold”. The rating was maintained by Oppenheimer on Thursday, January 25 with “Outperform”. The firm has “Sell” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Thursday, October 5. Stifel Nicolaus maintained it with “Buy” rating and $234 target in Thursday, October 1 report. The stock of W.W. Grainger, Inc. (NYSE:GWW) has “Hold” rating given on Monday, August 21 by BMO Capital Markets.

Among 7 analysts covering Gentex Corp (NASDAQ:GNTX), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 57% are positive. Gentex Corp has $2500 highest and $14 lowest target. $22.88’s average target is -3.09% below currents $23.6101 stock price. Gentex Corp had 19 analyst reports since October 20, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX) has “Outperform” rating given on Thursday, August 24 by Robert W. Baird. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Monday, October 23 by Robert W. Baird. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Friday, October 21 by FBR Capital. Susquehanna initiated it with “Neutral” rating and $21 target in Monday, December 19 report. On Wednesday, July 19 the stock rating was maintained by FBR Capital with “Buy”. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX) on Thursday, October 12 with “Buy” rating. The stock has “Buy” rating by FBR Capital on Tuesday, January 2. The stock of Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX) has “Buy” rating given on Monday, November 13 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Robert W. Baird on Wednesday, January 27. The stock has “Hold” rating by Robert W. Baird on Tuesday, January 23.

Gentex Corporation designs, develops, makes, and markets automatic-dimming rearview mirrors and electronics for the automotive industry; dimmable aircraft windows for the aviation industry; and commercial smoke alarms and signaling devices for the fire protection industry worldwide. The company has market cap of $6.70 billion. It offers automotive products, including interior and exterior electrochromic automatic-dimming rearview mirrors, automotive electronics, and interior and exterior non-automatic-dimming rearview mirrors with electronic features for automotive passenger cars, light trucks, pick-up trucks, sport utility vehicles, and vans for original equipment manufacturers, tier one automotive mirror manufacturers, and various aftermarket and accessory customers. It has a 16.74 P/E ratio. The firm also provides photoelectric smoke detectors and alarms, audible and visual signaling alarms, photoelectric smoke detectors and electrochemical carbon monoxide alarms, electrochemical carbon monoxide detectors and alarms, and bells and speakers for use in fire detection systems in office buildings, hotels, and other commercial and residential establishments.

The stock decreased 0.30% or $0.0699 during the last trading session, reaching $23.6101. About 864,649 shares traded. Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX) has risen 19.63% since February 1, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 2.93% the S&P500.