Marshwinds Advisory Co Cut Cisco Systems (1.25) (CSCO) Holding; C&J Energy Services (CJ) Shorts Increased By 25.21%

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Marshwinds Advisory Co decreased Cisco Systems (1.25) (CSCO) stake by 7.4% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Marshwinds Advisory Co sold 8,147 shares as Cisco Systems (1.25) (CSCO)’s stock rose 10.71%. The Marshwinds Advisory Co holds 101,925 shares with $3.90 million value, down from 110,072 last quarter. Cisco Systems (1.25) now has $213.18B valuation. The stock increased 0.36% or $0.16 during the last trading session, reaching $44.25. About 15.85M shares traded. Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) has risen 25.57% since April 24, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 14.02% the S&P500.

C&J Energy Services Inc (NYSE:CJ) had an increase of 25.21% in short interest. CJ’s SI was 3.62 million shares in April as released by FINRA. Its up 25.21% from 2.89M shares previously. With 1.22M avg volume, 3 days are for C&J Energy Services Inc (NYSE:CJ)’s short sellers to cover CJ’s short positions. The SI to C&J Energy Services Inc’s float is 7.48%. The stock increased 2.44% or $0.71 during the last trading session, reaching $29.85. About 501,336 shares traded. C&J Energy Services, Inc. (NYSE:CJ) has declined 23.58% since April 24, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 35.13% the S&P500.

Among 38 analysts covering Cisco Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO), 26 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 68% are positive. Cisco Systems Inc. has $160 highest and $16 lowest target. $40.70’s average target is -8.02% below currents $44.25 stock price. Cisco Systems Inc. had 156 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Overweight” rating given on Thursday, May 19 by Barclays Capital. Drexel Hamilton maintained Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) on Tuesday, August 15 with “Buy” rating. The stock has “Overweight” rating by Morgan Stanley on Monday, February 26. The firm has “Outperform” rating by BMO Capital Markets given on Thursday, May 19. Raymond James maintained it with “Buy” rating and $50.0 target in Thursday, February 15 report. The stock of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, November 16 by Cowen & Co. The stock has “Outperform” rating by Oppenheimer on Friday, February 12. On Thursday, November 16 the stock rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets with “Overweight”. The rating was upgraded by Morgan Stanley on Monday, May 15 to “Overweight”. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained it with “Buy” rating and $33.0 target in Wednesday, October 11 report.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.03 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.01, from 1.02 in 2017Q3. It is positive, as 51 investors sold CSCO shares while 660 reduced holdings. 145 funds opened positions while 589 raised stakes. 3.54 billion shares or 1.52% less from 3.60 billion shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Beacon Incorporated invested in 0% or 27 shares. Navellier has invested 0.42% in Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO). Tarbox Family Office accumulated 0.05% or 3,328 shares. Stadion Money Mngmt Ltd Co invested in 39,832 shares or 0.05% of the stock. Lazard Asset Mngmt has invested 2.29% in Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO). Van Hulzen Asset Management Ltd owns 1.95% invested in Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) for 167,246 shares. Cape Cod Five Cents Bancorp holds 82,651 shares or 0.47% of its portfolio. Argent Capital Mgmt Limited Company stated it has 0.37% in Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO). Horizon Investments Ltd Com invested 0.12% of its portfolio in Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO). South Dakota Investment Council reported 40,000 shares stake. Greatmark Inv Prtn reported 241,495 shares stake. Credit Suisse Ag holds 10.64 million shares or 0.37% of its portfolio. Bowling Mngmt Limited Liability Co accumulated 31,405 shares or 0.16% of the stock. Moreover, Wendell David Assoc has 0.49% invested in Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO). Thompson Investment Management Inc reported 267,423 shares or 1.81% of all its holdings.

Since December 14, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 5 insider sales for $10.28 million activity. Goeckeler David also sold $940,559 worth of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) shares. 12,126 shares were sold by BURNS M MICHELE, worth $550,153. SARIN ARUN had sold 14,189 shares worth $625,751 on Tuesday, February 20. Shares for $7.59 million were sold by BARTZ CAROL on Thursday, December 14. MCGEARY RODERICK C had sold 15,230 shares worth $578,740.

Analysts await Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) to report earnings on May, 16. They expect $0.59 EPS, up 9.26% or $0.05 from last year’s $0.54 per share. CSCO’s profit will be $2.84 billion for 18.75 P/E if the $0.59 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.58 actual EPS reported by Cisco Systems, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 1.72% EPS growth.

C&J Energy Services, Inc. provides completion and production services for gas and oil industry primarily in North America. The company has market cap of $2.04 billion. The firm provides well construction, well completions, well support, and other oilfield services to gas and oil exploration and production companies. It has a 81.34 P/E ratio. It operates through Completion Services and Well Support Services divisions.

Among 3 analysts covering C&J Energy Services (NYSE:CJ), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. C&J Energy Services had 3 analyst reports since May 10, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Wells Fargo on Thursday, May 11 with “Outperform”. Jefferies initiated the shares of CJ in report on Thursday, July 13 with “Buy” rating. Piper Jaffray upgraded the shares of CJ in report on Wednesday, May 10 to “Overweight” rating.

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