Copper Rock Capital Partners Boosted Mgic Investment (MTG) Stake By $1.42 Million; Constellation Brands (STZ) Sentiment Is 1.24

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Constellation Brands Inc (STZ) investors sentiment increased to 1.24 in Q4 2017. It’s up 0.10, from 1.14 in 2017Q3. The ratio is more positive, as 354 investment professionals opened new or increased stock positions, while 286 sold and decreased their stock positions in Constellation Brands Inc. The investment professionals in our database now possess: 140.30 million shares, down from 144.05 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of investment professionals holding Constellation Brands Inc in top ten stock positions increased from 34 to 35 for an increase of 1. Sold All: 43 Reduced: 243 Increased: 257 New Position: 97.

Copper Rock Capital Partners Llc increased Mgic Investment Corp (MTG) stake by 3.6% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Copper Rock Capital Partners Llc acquired 101,603 shares as Mgic Investment Corp (MTG)’s stock declined 11.07%. The Copper Rock Capital Partners Llc holds 2.93M shares with $42.18 million value, up from 2.83M last quarter. Mgic Investment Corp now has $3.85 billion valuation. The stock increased 3.50% or $0.35 during the last trading session, reaching $10.36. About 4.57M shares traded. MGIC Investment Corporation (NYSE:MTG) has risen 30.58% since April 28, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 19.03% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.32 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.17, from 1.15 in 2017Q3. It increased, as 14 investors sold MTG shares while 99 reduced holdings. 53 funds opened positions while 96 raised stakes. 335.64 million shares or 0.76% more from 333.10 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Canada Pension Plan Invest Board holds 0.01% or 478,100 shares in its portfolio. Lord Abbett Com Ltd Liability Corp holds 0.07% or 1.63 million shares in its portfolio. Engines Advsrs, a California-based fund reported 139 shares. Moreover, First Personal Fincl has 0.01% invested in MGIC Investment Corporation (NYSE:MTG). James Investment Rech holds 0.08% or 158,245 shares. Susquehanna Group Llp, a Pennsylvania-based fund reported 214,293 shares. Neuberger Berman Limited Liability Company has 62,699 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Ahl Prns Limited Liability Partnership reported 41,420 shares. 75,700 were accumulated by Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt. Gateway Inv Advisers Limited Co, Ohio-based fund reported 74,265 shares. Blackrock has invested 0.02% in MGIC Investment Corporation (NYSE:MTG). Dreman Value Mngmt L L C holds 0.24% or 30,231 shares. Vanguard Grp invested 0.02% of its portfolio in MGIC Investment Corporation (NYSE:MTG). Copper Rock Capital Limited Liability owns 2.93M shares. Oarsman Capital invested in 2.84% or 467,944 shares.

Among 14 analysts covering MGIC Investment Corp. (NYSE:MTG), 10 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 71% are positive. MGIC Investment Corp. has $20.0 highest and $7 lowest target. $14.70’s average target is 41.89% above currents $10.36 stock price. MGIC Investment Corp. had 53 analyst reports since August 12, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Overweight” rating by Barclays Capital on Wednesday, April 11. As per Monday, December 12, the company rating was upgraded by Deutsche Bank. The rating was maintained by FBR Capital with “Buy” on Thursday, January 18. The stock has “Buy” rating by Deutsche Bank on Monday, January 8. The rating was downgraded by RBC Capital Markets to “Hold” on Tuesday, April 10. The rating was maintained by FBR Capital on Monday, February 13 with “Outperform”. The company was maintained on Friday, October 16 by FBR Capital. The stock of MGIC Investment Corporation (NYSE:MTG) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, April 13 by Compass Point. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with “Buy” on Friday, July 21. The stock of MGIC Investment Corporation (NYSE:MTG) earned “Buy” rating by Compass Point on Wednesday, August 12.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider buys, and 4 insider sales for $6.69 million activity.

Analysts await Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE:STZ) to report earnings on July, 5. They expect $2.49 earnings per share, up 6.41% or $0.15 from last year’s $2.34 per share. STZ’s profit will be $486.47M for 23.52 P/E if the $2.49 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.90 actual earnings per share reported by Constellation Brands, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 31.05% EPS growth.

Constellation Brands, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, produces, imports, and markets beer, wine, and spirits in the United States, Canada, Mexico, New Zealand, and Italy. The company has market cap of $45.76 billion. The firm sells wine across various categories, including table wine, sparkling wine, and dessert wine. It has a 20.28 P/E ratio. It offers beer primarily under the Corona Extra, Corona Light, Modelo Especial, Modelo Negra, and Pacifico brands; wine under the Black Box, Clos du Bois, Estancia, Franciscan Estate, Inniskillin, Kim Crawford, Mark West, Meiomi, Mount Veeder, Nobilo, Robert Mondavi, Ruffino, Saved, Simi, The Dreaming Tree, The Prisoner, Charles Smith, and Wild Horse brands; and sprits under the SVEDKA vodka, Black Velvet Canadian whisky, Casa Noble tequila, High West craft whisky brands.

The stock increased 2.40% or $5.49 during the last trading session, reaching $234.22. About 1.41M shares traded. Constellation Brands, Inc. (STZ) has risen 33.47% since April 28, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 21.92% the S&P500.

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