Salesforce.com, inc. (CRM)’s Chairman of the Board and CEO Marc Benioff Sold 5000 shares of the Company; Dana Investment Advisors Raised Owens Corning New (OC) Position By $1.78 Million

Marc Benioff; that is an insider in Salesforce Com Inc who is the newest to sell shares in the firm for which he now serves as a Chairman of the Board and CEO. He recently unloaded 5,000 shares of the company, that are priced at about $561,883 U.S Dollars, that is a price for each share of exactly $112.4. In the last 30 days, he also unloaded 110,000 shares worth about $12,185,519 USD. This is a deal that is not going to stay unseen as Marc already owns 33.40 million shares accounting for 4.62% of the Company’s market cap The legal report was disclosed on February 15, 2018 with the Washington-based Security and Exchange Commission and is now at your disposal for a review here.

Dana Investment Advisors Inc increased Owens Corning New (OC) stake by 4.89% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Dana Investment Advisors Inc acquired 23,180 shares as Owens Corning New (OC)’s stock rose 7.09%. The Dana Investment Advisors Inc holds 496,736 shares with $38.42 million value, up from 473,556 last quarter. Owens Corning New now has $9.74 billion valuation. The stock increased 1.38% or $1.19 during the last trading session, reaching $87.51. About 591,917 shares traded. Owens Corning (NYSE:OC) has risen 23.07% since February 16, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 6.37% the S&P500.

The stock increased 3.76% or $4.1 during the last trading session, reaching $113.12. About 8.34M shares traded or 77.14% up from the average. Salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM) has risen 7.78% since February 16, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 8.92% the S&P500.

Salesforce.com, inc. develops enterprise cloud computing solutions with a focus on customer relationship management. The company has market cap of $81.71 billion. The firm offers Sales Cloud to store data, monitor leads and progress, forecast opportunities, gain insights through relationship intelligence, and collaborate around sales on desktop and mobile devices, as well as solutions for partner relationship management. It has a 9426.67 P/E ratio. It also provides Service Cloud, which enables companies to deliver personalized customer service and support, as well as connects their service agents with clients on various devices; and Marketing Cloud to plan, personalize, and optimize one-to-one customer interactions.

Since August 15, 2017, it had 1 insider purchase, and 100 selling transactions for $74.37 million activity. Benioff Marc also sold $565,458 worth of Salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM) on Wednesday, January 24. Harris Parker also sold $743,264 worth of Salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM) on Tuesday, September 26. Shares for $105,957 were sold by Martinez Maria on Friday, January 26. The insider BLOCK KEITH sold 10,000 shares worth $951,097. 83 shares valued at $7,762 were sold by Weaver Amy E on Tuesday, August 22. Allanson Joe had sold 22,606 shares worth $2.49 million. Shares for $24,250 were sold by Conway Craig.

Analysts await Salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM) to report earnings on February, 27. They expect $0.11 EPS, up 450.00% or $0.09 from last year’s $0.02 per share. CRM’s profit will be $79.45M for 257.09 P/E if the $0.11 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.15 actual EPS reported by Salesforce.com, inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -26.67% negative EPS growth.

Among 51 analysts covering Salesforce.com (NYSE:CRM), 45 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 88% are positive. Salesforce.com has $135 highest and $18 lowest target. $107.26’s average target is -5.18% below currents $113.12 stock price. Salesforce.com had 200 analyst reports since August 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM) has “Overweight” rating given on Saturday, August 22 by Pacific Crest. The stock of Salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, August 23 by Deutsche Bank. The stock of Salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, May 19 by Goldman Sachs. As per Tuesday, November 15, the company rating was upgraded by OTR Global. On Saturday, August 22 the stock rating was maintained by FBR Capital with “Outperform”. The rating was maintained by Raymond James with “Strong Buy” on Thursday, May 19. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Friday, September 4 by William Blair. The firm has “Overweight” rating given on Friday, April 1 by Piper Jaffray. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained the shares of CRM in report on Monday, September 18 with “Buy” rating. The rating was downgraded by OTR Global on Monday, August 15 to “Mixed”.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.34 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.04, from 1.38 in 2017Q2. It dropped, as 40 investors sold Salesforce.com, inc. shares while 234 reduced holdings. 73 funds opened positions while 295 raised stakes. 609.74 million shares or 0.30% less from 611.55 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Cohen Lawrence B holds 18,545 shares. Westfield Mngmt Co L P holds 1.06% of its portfolio in Salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM) for 1.48M shares. Alphamark Advsr Limited Liability Co holds 300 shares. Supplemental Annuity Collective Tru Of Nj owns 4,000 shares for 0.16% of their portfolio. Parametric Port Assoc Ltd Liability Com, Washington-based fund reported 1.70M shares. Emerald Advisers Pa owns 2,563 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Eqis Mngmt invested 0.02% of its portfolio in Salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM). Middleton Com Ma has invested 1.9% in Salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM). Neville Rodie & Shaw stated it has 0.25% in Salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM). New York State Teachers Retirement Sys accumulated 1.05 million shares. Covington Advsrs stated it has 1.51% of its portfolio in Salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM). Davidson And Garrard Incorporated holds 0.1% or 4,580 shares. Bokf Na holds 0.1% or 37,505 shares in its portfolio. Bb&T Securities holds 0.02% or 16,679 shares. Bryn Mawr Tru holds 0.01% or 2,783 shares in its portfolio.

Among 25 analysts covering Owens Corning (NYSE:OC), 16 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 64% are positive. Owens Corning has $115.0 highest and $40 lowest target. $84.29’s average target is -3.68% below currents $87.51 stock price. Owens Corning had 75 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Buy” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Monday, October 2. Barclays Capital maintained the shares of OC in report on Thursday, October 26 with “Equal-Weight” rating. The company was upgraded on Friday, February 17 by Goldman Sachs. The stock of Owens Corning (NYSE:OC) has “Outperform” rating given on Wednesday, July 22 by FBR Capital. As per Friday, October 20, the company rating was upgraded by Citigroup. Barclays Capital maintained Owens Corning (NYSE:OC) rating on Thursday, October 22. Barclays Capital has “Overweight” rating and $56 target. The firm has “Buy” rating by Jefferies given on Tuesday, October 3. The rating was maintained by Evercore with “Buy” on Wednesday, October 11. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Monday, June 19 report. The company was upgraded on Thursday, July 23 by Stifel Nicolaus.

Since August 25, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 6 selling transactions for $14.53 million activity. Schmidt Kelly sold $102,852 worth of stock or 1,462 shares. $9.80M worth of stock was sold by THAMAN MICHAEL H on Wednesday, September 13. Francis Julian had sold 2,679 shares worth $198,567 on Friday, September 1. Shares for $424,500 were sold by Genis Arnaud. SMITH DANIEL T sold 41,425 shares worth $2.94M. Shares for $1.07M were sold by McMurray Michael C..

Dana Investment Advisors Inc decreased Smucker J M Co (NYSE:SJM) stake by 69,530 shares to 4,150 valued at $435,000 in 2017Q3. It also reduced Prologis Inc (NYSE:PLD) stake by 10,082 shares and now owns 226,656 shares. Abbvie Inc (NYSE:ABBV) was reduced too.