General Mills (GIS) Stock Rose While Wilkins Investment Counsel Decreased Its Stake; Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co Stake in Magellan Midstream (MMP) Increased as Share Price Rose

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Wilkins Investment Counsel Inc decreased its stake in General Mills (GIS) by 26.73% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Wilkins Investment Counsel Inc sold 39,350 shares as the company’s stock rose 11.70% with the market. The institutional investor held 107,850 shares of the consumer non-durables company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $4.20 million, down from 147,200 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Wilkins Investment Counsel Inc who had been investing in General Mills for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $28.35 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.11% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $47.51. About 8.55M shares traded or 56.31% up from the average. General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS) has declined 7.49% since March 17, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 11.86% the S&P500. Some Historical GIS News: 16/05/2018 – Hedge Funds Buy General Mills, Sell Altria in Consumer Staples; 21/03/2018 – GENERAL MILLS 3Q ADJ. OPER PROFIT $609.6M, EST. $675.4M; 21/03/2018 – GENERAL MILLS INC -ACTIONS INCLUDE, INCREASINGLY TIGHT CONTROL OF ALL EXPENDITURES IN BALANCE OF FISCAL 2018; 24/03/2018 – The Good News on General Mills — Barron’s; 21/03/2018 – GENERAL MILLS GIS.N CEO SAYS NORTH AMERICAN FREIGHT SPOT PRICES WERE NEAR 20-YEAR HIGHS IN FEBRUARY; 21/03/2018 – Supply Chain Costs Weigh on General Mills’s Bottom Line — Earnings Review; 24/04/2018 – General Mills: Completed Acquisition of Blue Buffalo Pet Products for $40 a Shr in All-Cash Deal; 03/04/2018 – GENERAL MILLS INC – PRICED ITS REGISTERED PUBLIC OFFERING OF $6.050 BLN AGGREGATE PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF ITS SENIOR UNSECURED NOTES IN 8 TRANCHES; 03/04/2018 – General Mills to Borrow $6 Billion to Fund Blue Buffalo Deal; 21/03/2018 – GENERAL MILLS INC – UPDATES FISCAL 2018 FULL-YEAR OUTLOOK TO REFLECT HIGHER SUPPLY CHAIN COSTS

Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co increased its stake in Magellan Midstream (MMP) by 32.55% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co bought 118,100 shares as the company’s stock rose 1.37% with the market. The institutional investor held 480,940 shares of the natural gas distribution company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $27.44 million, up from 362,840 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co who had been investing in Magellan Midstream for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $13.69B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.42% or $0.25 during the last trading session, reaching $59.95. About 1.61M shares traded or 32.59% up from the average. Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. (NYSE:MMP) has declined 3.57% since March 17, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 7.94% the S&P500. Some Historical MMP News: 03/05/2018 – MAGELLAN MIDSTREAM CEO MIKE MEARS COMMENTS ON CALL; 29/05/2018 – Steve Madden Selects MMP’s INCITE Platform to “Step-Up” Empowerment of Front Line Associates & Impact the In-Store Experience; 15/03/2018 – MMP DOESN’T EXPECT MATERIAL IMPACT FROM RECENT FERC RULING; 26/04/2018 – MAGELLAN MIDSTREAM PARTNERS LP – FIRST-QUARTER 2018 DISTRIBUTION IS 7% HIGHER THAN FIRST-QUARTER 2017 DISTRIBUTION; 03/05/2018 – MAGELLAN MIDSTREAM PARTNERS LP – EXPECTS TO SPEND ABOUT $950 MLN IN 2018 AND $425 MLN IN 2019 TO COMPLETE ITS CURRENT SLATE OF CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS; 04/05/2018 – Magellan Midstream Boosts Capital Spending as Projects Heat Up Along Texas Gulf Coast, an Industrial Info News Alert; 20/04/2018 – DJ Magellan Midstream Partners LP, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (MMP); 03/05/2018 – MAGELLAN MIDSTREAM PARTNERS LP – INCREASES ANNUAL GUIDANCE FOR 2018 DISTRIBUTABLE CASH FLOW TO $1.08 BLN; 21/05/2018 – MAGELLAN MIDSTREAM PARTNERS LP – MAGELLAN CURRENTLY EXPECTS TO SPEND ABOUT $300 MLN ON PROJECT; 03/05/2018 – Crude volumes on Magellan’s Bridg

Investors sentiment increased to 0.87 in Q4 2018. Its up 0.11, from 0.76 in 2018Q3. It is positive, as 52 investors sold MMP shares while 151 reduced holdings. 54 funds opened positions while 123 raised stakes. 141.66 million shares or 1.66% more from 139.35 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Fmr Ltd Liability Co owns 117,909 shares. Fincl Advisory Serv accumulated 4,786 shares. Evergreen Capital Limited Com stated it has 214,926 shares or 1.28% of all its holdings. Hsbc Hldg Public Ltd Company holds 0.03% or 254,111 shares in its portfolio. M&T Bankshares Corporation invested in 270,659 shares. Franklin Resources reported 8,954 shares stake. Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors Lp reported 3.84M shares. Sigma Planning Corporation reported 0.05% stake. Rh Dinel Inv Counsel reported 2.58% in Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. (NYSE:MMP). Missouri-based Plancorp Ltd Liability Company has invested 0.23% in Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. (NYSE:MMP). Alphamark Advisors Lc has 1,054 shares. 13,470 were reported by Oxbow Ltd. Focused Wealth Management Inc reported 214 shares stake. Sandy Spring Financial Bank accumulated 0.29% or 52,364 shares. Moreover, Jane Street Grp Ltd Liability Company has 0% invested in Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. (NYSE:MMP).

More notable recent Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. (NYSE:MMP) news were published by: Globenewswire.com which released: “Report: Developing Opportunities within General Dynamics, Blackbaud, Sanofi, Magellan Midstream Partners, Air Transport Services Group, and Entergy — Future Expectations, Projections Moving into 2019 – GlobeNewswire” on March 04, 2019, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Magellan Midstream Partners: Results Not As Bad As The Market Thinks – Seeking Alpha” published on February 04, 2019, Seekingalpha.com published: “Suncor Energy: George Soros Buying This Top Dividend Stock – Seeking Alpha” on March 07, 2019. More interesting news about Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. (NYSE:MMP) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Magellan Midstream Partners declares $0.9775 dividend – Seeking Alpha” published on October 25, 2018 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Magellan Midstream Partners declares $0.9975 dividend – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: January 22, 2019.

Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co, which manages about $9.24 billion and $5.95B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Williams Cos Inc (NYSE:WMB) by 184,425 shares to 3.33M shares, valued at $73.35 million in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Hlthcare Tr Of Amer (NYSE:HTA) by 213,800 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 2.00M shares, and cut its stake in Crestwood Eq. Prtnrs.

Since September 20, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 4 selling transactions for $3.37 million activity. $581,368 worth of Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. (NYSE:MMP) was sold by Korner Lisa J on Monday, December 10. 5,500 shares were sold by Selvidge Jeff R, worth $377,850. MEARS MICHAEL N had sold 30,000 shares worth $2.07M.

Analysts await General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS) to report earnings on March, 20 before the open. They expect $0.69 earnings per share, down 12.66% or $0.10 from last year’s $0.79 per share. GIS’s profit will be $411.76 million for 17.21 P/E if the $0.69 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.85 actual earnings per share reported by General Mills, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -18.82% negative EPS growth.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.77 in Q4 2018. Its down 0.27, from 1.04 in 2018Q3. It dived, as 77 investors sold GIS shares while 383 reduced holdings. 101 funds opened positions while 253 raised stakes. 396.71 million shares or 0.81% more from 393.52 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Neville Rodie & Shaw invested 0.02% in General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS). 3,363 are held by Orrstown Services. St Johns Invest Limited Liability Com, Florida-based fund reported 420 shares. Blackrock Inc stated it has 40.91M shares. Regal Limited Company holds 45,594 shares. Yorktown Management And Research Incorporated has invested 0.26% in General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS). Conning holds 12,448 shares or 0.02% of its portfolio. Gateway Invest Advisers Ltd Limited Liability Company stated it has 0.01% in General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS). Goldman Sachs Group Incorporated has invested 0.05% in General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS). Eastern Commercial Bank has invested 0.04% in General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS). Advisors Asset Mngmt Inc invested in 321,955 shares or 0.25% of the stock. Gam Ag has invested 0.21% in General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS). Fdx Advisors invested 0.06% in General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS). Reynders Mcveigh Mgmt Limited Company holds 0.09% or 17,500 shares in its portfolio. Greenleaf accumulated 6,130 shares or 0% of the stock.

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