Advisory Services Network Increases Holding in Stamps Com (STMP); Walt Disney Co (DIS) Holder Sprucegrove Investment Management LTD Raised Stake

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Advisory Services Network Llc increased its stake in Stamps Com Inc (STMP) by 67% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Advisory Services Network Llc bought 2,700 shares as the company’s stock declined 43.86% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 6,730 shares of the business services company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $1.05M, up from 4,030 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Advisory Services Network Llc who had been investing in Stamps Com Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $1.50B market cap company. The stock decreased 1.94% or $1.69 during the last trading session, reaching $85.49. About 1.03M shares traded or 13.88% up from the average. Stamps.com Inc. (NASDAQ:STMP) has declined 53.02% since March 17, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 57.39% the S&P500. Some Historical STMP News: 08/03/2018 – ShippingEasy Launches Amazon Seller Suite; 03/05/2018 – Stamps.com Sees 2018 Adj EPS $9.60-Adj EPS $10.60; 03/05/2018 – STAMPS.COM INC – SEES 2018 NON-GAAP ADJUSTED INCOME PER FULLY DILUTED SHARE TO BE IN A RANGE OF $9.60 TO $10.60; 19/04/2018 – DJ Stampscom Inc, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (STMP); 17/05/2018 – Stamps.com Favored by 8 Hedge Funds, 13Fs Show; 03/05/2018 – STAMPS.COM 1Q REV. $133.6M, EST. $122.5M; 22/05/2018 – ShippingEasy Integrates with Reverb.com, the World’s Most Popular Music Gear Website; 11/05/2018 – ShippingEasy Named 2018 Top Small Business for Customer Service; 03/05/2018 – STAMPS.COM INC STMP.O SEES FY 2018 GAAP SHR ABOUT $7.73 TO $8.70; 03/05/2018 – Stamps.com Backs 2018 Rev $530M-$560M

Sprucegrove Investment Management Ltd increased its stake in Walt Disney Co (DIS) by 7.17% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Sprucegrove Investment Management Ltd bought 12,000 shares as the company’s stock declined 1.52% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 179,400 shares of the television services company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $19.67 million, up from 167,400 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Sprucegrove Investment Management Ltd who had been investing in Walt Disney Co for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $171.38 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.42% or $0.48 during the last trading session, reaching $114.96. About 14.93M shares traded or 78.38% up from the average. The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) has risen 11.47% since March 17, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 7.10% the S&P500. Some Historical DIS News: 02/04/2018 – ESPN SAYS ITS DIRECT-TO-CONSUMER SUBSCRIPTION STREAMING SERVICE ESPN+ WILL LAUNCH ON APRIL 12 FOR A SUBSCRIPTION PRICE OF $4.99/MONTH; 27/03/2018 – Italia Independent, The Walt Disney Company Sign Eyewear Licensing Deal; 08/03/2018 – DISNEY:FAVREAU TO PRODUCE DIRECT-TO-CONSUMER `STAR WARS’ SERIES; 23/05/2018 – ♫ Reuters Insider – Comcast prepares to top Disney’s bid for Fox; 29/03/2018 – After massive ratings, TV’s Roseanne Barr gets call from Trump; 08/05/2018 – Disney Earnings Beat After ‘Black Panther’ Blockbuster Performance — MarketWatch; 23/05/2018 – Comcast gears up to gatecrash Disney’s $66bn deal to buy Fox; 08/05/2018 – 21st Century Fox Files Updated Form 13-D In Relation to Asset Sale to Walt Disney; 15/03/2018 – SKY – AGREEMENT RELATES TO DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION FOR PURPOSE OF ENABLING 21CF AND DISNEY TO ASSESS AND, IF NECESSARY, OBTAIN CERTAIN ANTITRUST APPROVALS; 08/05/2018 – IGER TO CNBC: CONFIDENT FOX’S ASSET SALE TO DISNEY WILL CLOSE

Sprucegrove Investment Management Ltd, which manages about $24.66 billion and $1.41 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Banco Bradesco S A (NYSE:BBD) by 625,500 shares to 26.22 million shares, valued at $259.35M in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Mdu Res Group Inc (NYSE:MDU) by 207,100 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 210,400 shares, and cut its stake in Harley Davidson Inc (NYSE:HOG).

Since October 1, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 15 selling transactions for $11.36 million activity. BRAVERMAN ALAN N sold $124,178 worth of stock. $3.44M worth of stock was sold by Parker Mary Jayne on Wednesday, October 3. IGER ROBERT A had sold 47,733 shares worth $5.73M.

More notable recent The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “YouTube ads pulled over exploitation fears – Seeking Alpha” on February 21, 2019, also Bizjournals.com with their article: “Inside the list: Osceola County is home to these world-famous companies and more – Orlando Business Journal” published on March 07, 2019, Investorplace.com published: “Why Disney Stock Will Keep Winning in 2019 – Investorplace.com” on March 13, 2019. More interesting news about The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “‘Captain Marvel’ soars at the box office – Seeking Alpha” published on March 09, 2019 as well as Bizjournals.com‘s news article titled: “Hot destination: Florida welcomes record number of visitors in 2018 – Orlando Business Journal” with publication date: February 21, 2019.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.34 in 2018 Q4. Its up 0.07, from 1.27 in 2018Q3. It is positive, as 67 investors sold DIS shares while 540 reduced holdings. 167 funds opened positions while 644 raised stakes. 954.90 million shares or 7.18% more from 890.89 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Eagle Cap Ltd Com, a Alabama-based fund reported 26,065 shares. Caz Invests LP reported 8,800 shares stake. Gilman Hill Asset Mngmt Ltd Liability holds 0.2% of its portfolio in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) for 4,347 shares. Birmingham Mngmt Al has 21,695 shares for 1.16% of their portfolio. 1.41M are held by Schroder Invest Management Gp. Aspen Mgmt invested 0.58% in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS). 1.49M were accumulated by Fayez Sarofim &. Srb accumulated 4,830 shares. First Commonwealth Fincl Pa owns 6,279 shares. Ferguson Wellman Cap Management Inc owns 31,168 shares. Moreover, Adell Harriman & Carpenter Inc has 0% invested in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS). Zwj Invest Counsel reported 6,269 shares. 15,828 are owned by Jfs Wealth Advsr Limited Liability Com. Rock Point Limited Liability Co holds 0.17% or 3,052 shares in its portfolio. Profund Advisors Ltd Limited Liability Company owns 45,633 shares.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.92 in 2018 Q4. Its down 0.50, from 1.42 in 2018Q3. It turned negative, as 52 investors sold STMP shares while 78 reduced holdings. 30 funds opened positions while 90 raised stakes. 17.22 million shares or 8.15% more from 15.92 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Signaturefd Limited Liability accumulated 638 shares or 0.01% of the stock. California-based Assetmark has invested 0% in Stamps.com Inc. (NASDAQ:STMP). 5,039 were reported by Guggenheim Ltd Liability. Ftb Advsrs accumulated 8 shares. Balyasny Asset Mngmt Ltd Co has 0.02% invested in Stamps.com Inc. (NASDAQ:STMP). Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) owns 1,892 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. State Of Tennessee Treasury Department stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Stamps.com Inc. (NASDAQ:STMP). Bnp Paribas Arbitrage reported 0% stake. Sg Americas Securities Ltd Liability Company has invested 0.01% in Stamps.com Inc. (NASDAQ:STMP). Principal Financial Grp Inc invested in 140,897 shares. Texas Permanent School Fund owns 11,135 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. Shell Asset Co holds 2,181 shares. G2 Investment Prtn Mgmt Ltd Liability stated it has 0.16% in Stamps.com Inc. (NASDAQ:STMP). National Bank Of America De reported 36,516 shares. Great West Life Assurance Can invested in 22,873 shares or 0.01% of the stock.

More notable recent Stamps.com Inc. (NASDAQ:STMP) news were published by: Fool.com which released: “What Stamps.com Was Thinking – Motley Fool” on February 28, 2019, also Globenewswire.com with their article: “CLASS ACTION UPDATE for STMP, WTW, BPI and NIO: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Reminds Investors of Class Actions on Behalf of Shareholders – GlobeNewswire” published on March 13, 2019, Nasdaq.com published: “Bear of the Day: Stamps.com (STMP) – Nasdaq” on March 11, 2019. More interesting news about Stamps.com Inc. (NASDAQ:STMP) were released by: Investorplace.com and their article: “Is Stamps.com Stock a Hopeless Investment After Disappointing Guidance? – Investorplace.com” published on February 22, 2019 as well as Globenewswire.com‘s news article titled: “Bragar Eagel & Squire, PC is Investigating Stamps.com Inc. (STMP) on Behalf of Stockholders and Encourages STMP Investors to Contact the Firm – GlobeNewswire” with publication date: February 24, 2019.

Advisory Services Network Llc, which manages about $620.88 million and $1.15 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Vanguard Intl Equity Index F (VEU) by 7,816 shares to 6,414 shares, valued at $292,000 in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Blackbaud Inc (NASDAQ:BLKB) by 6,867 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 280 shares, and cut its stake in Ishares Tr (EFAV).

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