Bridges Investment Management Has Trimmed By $1.02 Million Its Goldman Sachs Group (GS) Position; Shorts at Super Micro Computer (SMCI) Lowered By 3.58%

Bridges Investment Management Inc decreased Goldman Sachs Group Inc (GS) stake by 43.56% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Bridges Investment Management Inc sold 4,313 shares as Goldman Sachs Group Inc (GS)’s stock declined 13.97%. The Bridges Investment Management Inc holds 5,589 shares with $1.33 million value, down from 9,902 last quarter. Goldman Sachs Group Inc now has $97.36B valuation. The stock increased 0.52% or $1.34 during the last trading session, reaching $258.12. About 3.12M shares traded. The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) has risen 39.23% since March 5, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 22.53% the S&P500.

Super Micro Computer Inc (NASDAQ:SMCI) had a decrease of 3.58% in short interest. SMCI’s SI was 5.86 million shares in March as released by FINRA. Its down 3.58% from 6.08 million shares previously. With 674,800 avg volume, 9 days are for Super Micro Computer Inc (NASDAQ:SMCI)’s short sellers to cover SMCI’s short positions. The SI to Super Micro Computer Inc’s float is 15.31%. The stock increased 1.25% or $0.225 during the last trading session, reaching $18.275. About 397,413 shares traded. Super Micro Computer, Inc. (NASDAQ:SMCI) has declined 1.14% since March 5, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 17.84% the S&P500.

Among 11 analysts covering Super Micro Computer (NASDAQ:SMCI), 7 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 64% are positive. Super Micro Computer had 36 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was downgraded on Monday, September 18 by DA Davidson. The stock of Super Micro Computer, Inc. (NASDAQ:SMCI) has “Buy” rating given on Friday, July 31 by Maxim Group. The firm has “Hold” rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Tuesday, July 19. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Friday, January 27 by Stifel Nicolaus. The stock has “Buy” rating by Maxim Group on Friday, August 4. The company was maintained on Friday, April 15 by Sterne Agee CRT. The rating was maintained by Needham with “Buy” on Friday, January 27. The stock of Super Micro Computer, Inc. (NASDAQ:SMCI) has “Positive” rating given on Wednesday, January 27 by Susquehanna. DA Davidson upgraded it to “Buy” rating and $32 target in Wednesday, November 30 report. The stock of Super Micro Computer, Inc. (NASDAQ:SMCI) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, August 31 by Maxim Group.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.15 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.15, from 1.3 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 19 investors sold Super Micro Computer, Inc. shares while 41 reduced holdings. 21 funds opened positions while 48 raised stakes. 38.55 million shares or 3.37% more from 37.29 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Spark Investment Mgmt Ltd Liability Company reported 91,100 shares stake. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) reported 1,113 shares. Moreover, Focused Wealth Management Inc has 0.02% invested in Super Micro Computer, Inc. (NASDAQ:SMCI) for 2,250 shares. Jacobs Levy Equity holds 198,689 shares or 0.09% of its portfolio. Petrus Lta has invested 0.07% of its portfolio in Super Micro Computer, Inc. (NASDAQ:SMCI). First Advisors Limited Partnership invested 0% in Super Micro Computer, Inc. (NASDAQ:SMCI). Carl Domino holds 0.3% of its portfolio in Super Micro Computer, Inc. (NASDAQ:SMCI) for 11,000 shares. Fairfield Bush accumulated 189,496 shares. United Svcs Automobile Association owns 419,100 shares or 0.03% of their US portfolio. Mason Street Advsr Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 0.01% or 9,619 shares in its portfolio. Icon Advisers Co reported 42,200 shares. Ameriprise reported 0% of its portfolio in Super Micro Computer, Inc. (NASDAQ:SMCI). Macquarie Group Limited owns 1.47M shares. Pnc Fincl Gru reported 1,044 shares stake. 41,182 were reported by Bessemer Gp.

Super Micro Computer, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, develops and provides high performance server solutions based on modular and open architecture. The company has market cap of $889.87 million. It offers a range of server, storage, blade, workstation, and full rack solutions, as well as networking devices, server management software, and technology support and services. It has a 13.64 P/E ratio. The firm also provides a range of application optimized server solutions, including rackmount and blade server systems; and server subsystems and accessories comprising server boards, and chassis and power supplies, as well as other system accessories, including microprocessors, and memory and disc drives.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.75 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.33, from 1.08 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 63 investors sold GS shares while 427 reduced holdings. 82 funds opened positions while 285 raised stakes. 271.74 million shares or 2.47% less from 278.62 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Ally accumulated 1.04% or 23,000 shares. Brown Brothers Harriman & invested in 0% or 2,316 shares. Columbus Hill Management LP has 4,500 shares. Duff And Phelps Investment Management Comm holds 0.01% of its portfolio in The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) for 4,045 shares. Bokf Na holds 0.3% or 43,425 shares in its portfolio. Moreover, First Mercantile Co has 0.08% invested in The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) for 1,935 shares. Monroe Financial Bank And Tru Mi holds 0.11% or 1,300 shares in its portfolio. Bank Of Montreal Can, Ontario – Canada-based fund reported 399,461 shares. Ccm Advisers Lc invested 0.19% in The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS). Voya Inv Limited Company owns 175,829 shares or 0.09% of their US portfolio. Teewinot Cap Advisers Ltd Limited Liability Company owns 2.17% invested in The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) for 20,327 shares. Amg National Bank & Trust reported 0.16% stake. Morgan Stanley has invested 0.24% in The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS). Edgar Lomax Va holds 0.72% or 42,964 shares in its portfolio. Delphi Mgmt Ma holds 11,048 shares.

Since October 18, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 10 sales for $31.19 million activity. On Wednesday, January 31 CHAVEZ R. MARTIN sold $3.18M worth of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) or 11,829 shares. $6.13M worth of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) was sold by SCHWARTZ HARVEY M on Friday, October 20. Another trade for 17,500 shares valued at $4.40M was made by VINIAR DAVID A on Thursday, January 18. SOLOMON DAVID M also sold $5.77 million worth of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) shares. On Thursday, February 1 SALAME PABLO J sold $2.70 million worth of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) or 10,000 shares. ROGERS JOHN F.W. had sold 4,400 shares worth $1.17M. LEE BRIAN J sold $1.78 million worth of stock.

Bridges Investment Management Inc increased Schlumberger Ltd Com (NYSE:SLB) stake by 25,075 shares to 63,876 valued at $4.46M in 2017Q3. It also upped Lowes Companies Com (NYSE:LOW) stake by 16,699 shares and now owns 52,049 shares. Stanley Black & Decker Inc. (NYSE:SWK) was raised too.

Analysts await The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) to report earnings on April, 17. They expect $5.41 EPS, up 5.05% or $0.26 from last year’s $5.15 per share. GS’s profit will be $2.04 billion for 11.93 P/E if the $5.41 EPS becomes a reality. After $5.68 actual EPS reported by The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -4.75% negative EPS growth.