Mcdonalds (MCD) Position Raised by Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc; Jarislowsky Fraser LTD Upped Its Dollar Tree (DLTR) Position by $1.76 Million

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Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd increased its stake in Dollar Tree Inc (DLTR) by 3% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd bought 19,590 shares as the company’s stock rose 14.34% with the market. The institutional investor held 671,569 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $60.66 million, up from 651,979 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd who had been investing in Dollar Tree Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $23.76 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.78% or $0.79 during the last trading session, reaching $99.86. About 2.62M shares traded. Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLTR) has declined 8.47% since March 17, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 12.84% the S&P500. Some Historical DLTR News: 05/04/2018 – Moody’s Rates Dollar Tree’s New Notes Baa3; 07/03/2018 – DOLLAR TREE INC – QTRLY ENTERPRISE SAME-STORE SALES INCREASED 2.4% ON A CONSTANT CURRENCY BASIS; 02/04/2018 – DOLLAR TREE FILES DEBT SECURITIES SHELF; 07/03/2018 – Dollar Tree Weighs on Discounters — Market Mover; 05/04/2018 – DOLLAR TREE INC FILES PROSPECTUS SUPPLEMENT RELATED TO A POTENTIAL FOUR-PART NOTES OFFERING – SEC FILING; 07/03/2018 – Dollar Tree: Total Benefit From Tax Cuts and Jobs Act in 4Q Was $583.7M; 08/03/2018 – S&P REVISES DOLLAR TREE INC. TO RATING ‘BBB-‘ FROM ‘BB+’; 21/03/2018 – EEOC: Dollar Tree Stores Sued by EEOC For Pregnancy Discrimination; 07/03/2018 – BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Dollar Tree, Autodesk, H & R Block, Abercrombie & Fitch; 07/03/2018 – Dollar Tree Volume Surges More Than 20 Times 20 Day Average

Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc increased its stake in Mcdonalds Corp (MCD) by 58.67% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc bought 326,856 shares as the company’s stock declined 3.86% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 883,953 shares of the restaurants company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $156.96M, up from 557,097 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc who had been investing in Mcdonalds Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $141.84 billion market cap company. The stock increased 1.42% or $2.59 during the last trading session, reaching $185.33. About 6.01M shares traded or 56.71% up from the average. McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) has risen 15.99% since March 17, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 11.62% the S&P500. Some Historical MCD News: 25/04/2018 – INTERVIEW-U.S. sanctions encourage McDonald’s to cook up Russian fries; 24/05/2018 – MCDONALD’S: NEW STRATEGY IS WORKING GLOBALLY ACROSS BUSINESS; 30/04/2018 – McDonald’s rolled out its $1 $2 $3 Dollar Menu in January; 14/05/2018 – Alliancebernstein Adds Aptiv, Cuts McDonald’s: 13F; 30/04/2018 – MCDONALD’S: BAD WEATHER HURT SALES IN 1Q IN U.S., EUROPE; 12/03/2018 – The decision to bring fresh beef to the majority of McDonald’s domestic locations was a costly one; 25/03/2018 – McDonald’s is looking to go green; 30/04/2018 – McDonald’s grills up stronger than expected rise in key sales gauge; 07/03/2018 – Sen. Warren: Warren Leads Senators Urging NLRB to Allow McDonald’s Joint-Employer Case to Advance; 19/03/2018 – Deadline is Today in McDonald’s Labor Case That Could Affect Millions

Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc, which manages about $15.74B and $16.12 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Torchmark Corp (NYSE:TMK) by 87,296 shares to 65,881 shares, valued at $4.91M in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Wabco Hldgs Inc (NYSE:WBC) by 19,323 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 5,133 shares, and cut its stake in Cbre Group Inc (NYSE:CBG).

More notable recent McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “McDonald’s SWOT Analysis – Seeking Alpha” on March 01, 2019, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “McDonald’s: One That Got Away – Seeking Alpha” published on October 24, 2018, Seekingalpha.com published: “McDonald’s: Franchisee Frustration And No Traffic Growth – Seeking Alpha” on March 01, 2019. More interesting news about McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “How Safe Is McDonald’s Dividend? – Seeking Alpha” published on March 06, 2019 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “McDonald’s: Close But No Cigar – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: January 24, 2019.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.96 in 2018 Q4. Its up 0.13, from 0.83 in 2018Q3. It increased, as 42 investors sold MCD shares while 556 reduced holdings. 143 funds opened positions while 433 raised stakes. 513.11 million shares or 3.67% more from 494.95 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Bokf Na has invested 0.51% of its portfolio in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD). Tiedemann Ltd Liability Com accumulated 7,549 shares. Texas Cap Retail Bank Tx has 2,520 shares. Budros Ruhlin And Roe holds 0.39% of its portfolio in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) for 10,507 shares. Hodges Capital reported 3,213 shares. Deroy Devereaux Private Counsel Incorporated invested in 1,270 shares or 0.03% of the stock. Us Financial Bank De holds 1.23M shares. 20,541 are held by Parsons Mgmt Ri. Kanawha Cap Management Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 82,109 shares or 2.28% of all its holdings. Gulf International Comml Bank (Uk) Ltd holds 0.65% of its portfolio in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) for 184,600 shares. Legacy Capital Prns has invested 2.1% of its portfolio in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD). Summit Asset Mngmt Limited Liability Company has invested 0.16% in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD). Advsrs Asset Mngmt invested in 93,750 shares or 0.34% of the stock. State Street stated it has 0.63% in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD). Loomis Sayles LP has invested 0.01% in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD).

Since October 24, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 9 insider sales for $63.19 million activity. Another trade for 30,000 shares valued at $5.41 million was sold by MCKENNA ANDREW J. Shares for $233,662 were sold by Hoovel Catherine A. on Wednesday, February 13. $3.99M worth of McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) was sold by Gibbs Robert Lane. Henry Daniel sold $537,767 worth of stock. $849,666 worth of McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) shares were sold by Borden Ian Frederick. DeBiase Francesca A. had sold 15,136 shares worth $2.67M.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.99 in Q4 2018. Its down 0.13, from 1.12 in 2018Q3. It worsened, as 60 investors sold DLTR shares while 190 reduced holdings. 82 funds opened positions while 165 raised stakes. 216.60 million shares or 3.13% more from 210.02 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement Systems, a Florida-based fund reported 319,121 shares. Evermay Wealth Management Limited Liability Co holds 5,985 shares. Legal And General Group Inc Public Limited Company owns 0.09% invested in Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLTR) for 1.24M shares. Fmr Ltd Com accumulated 0.25% or 20.35 million shares. Odey Asset Management Group Limited, United Kingdom-based fund reported 19,650 shares. Stratos Wealth Partners Limited reported 0.01% of its portfolio in Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLTR). Comerica holds 5,560 shares or 0.07% of its portfolio. Meiji Yasuda Life holds 0.15% or 10,451 shares in its portfolio. Bessemer Grp reported 319 shares. Md Sass Service Inc, New York-based fund reported 18,300 shares. Great West Life Assurance Can has 0.15% invested in Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLTR) for 591,095 shares. New Jersey Better Educational Savings Trust has invested 0.35% of its portfolio in Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLTR). Cwm Lc reported 0% stake. Daiwa Secs accumulated 11,907 shares. The Connecticut-based Goodnow Gp Limited Co has invested 1.22% in Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLTR).

Since September 27, 2018, it had 1 buying transaction, and 0 sales for $100,128 activity.

More notable recent Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLTR) news were published by: Benzinga.com which released: “CEO Tells Cramer Family Dollar Brand Is Getting A ‘Wow’ Factor (NASDAQ:DLTR) – Benzinga” on March 10, 2019, also Investorplace.com with their article: “5 Top Stock Trades for Thursday: NIO, ANF, ROKU, MU, DLTR – Investorplace.com” published on March 06, 2019, Seekingalpha.com published: “Stocks To Watch: Big Pharma, Green Trucks And Jobs Report – Seeking Alpha” on March 02, 2019. More interesting news about Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLTR) were released by: Benzinga.com and their article: “30 Stocks Moving In Wednesday’s Pre-Market Session – Benzinga” published on March 06, 2019 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “Noteworthy Tuesday Option Activity: BLK, TXN, DLTR – Nasdaq” with publication date: March 05, 2019.

Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd, which manages about $33.95 billion and $14.54 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) by 19,105 shares to 1.08M shares, valued at $73.70 million in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Cardinal Health Inc. (NYSE:CAH) by 23,755 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 95,900 shares, and cut its stake in Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG).

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