Oz Management LP Has Cut Its Holding in Transenterix (TRXC) by $671,200 as Valuation Declined; Colgate Palmolive Co (CL) Shareholder East Coast Asset Management Has Trimmed Position

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Oz Management Lp decreased its stake in Transenterix Inc (TRXC) by 69.05% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Oz Management Lp sold 335,600 shares as the company’s stock declined 14.52% while stock markets rallied. The hedge fund held 150,400 shares of the health care company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $340,000, down from 486,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Oz Management Lp who had been investing in Transenterix Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $518.66 million market cap company. The stock increased 2.58% or $0.06 during the last trading session, reaching $2.39. About 3.21M shares traded or 7.98% up from the average. TransEnterix, Inc. (NYSEMKT:TRXC) has risen 38.50% since March 17, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 34.13% the S&P500. Some Historical TRXC News: 06/03/2018 – TransEnterix 4Q Adj Loss/Shr 8c; 23/05/2018 – TRANSENTERIX, REPORTS LOAN PACT WITH HERCULES CAPITAL; 25/04/2018 – TransEnterix Closes Below 200-Day Moving Average: Technicals; 21/04/2018 – DJ TransEnterix Inc, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (TRXC); 08/05/2018 – TransEnterix 1Q EPS 0c; 08/05/2018 – TransEnterix 1Q Adj Loss/Shr 6c; 06/03/2018 TransEnterix 4Q Loss/Shr 40c; 20/03/2018 – TransEnterix Closes Above 50-Day Moving Average: Technicals; 29/05/2018 – TransEnterix Announces FDA Clearance for Expanded lndications for Senhance Surgical System; 28/05/2018 – transenterix, inc. | transenterix senhance surgical system | K180163 | 05/25/2018 |

East Coast Asset Management Llc decreased its stake in Colgate Palmolive Co (CL) by 12.64% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. East Coast Asset Management Llc sold 8,553 shares as the company’s stock rose 5.09% with the market. The institutional investor held 59,135 shares of the package goods and cosmetics company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $3.52M, down from 67,688 at the end of the previous reported quarter. East Coast Asset Management Llc who had been investing in Colgate Palmolive Co for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $57.91B market cap company. The stock increased 1.43% or $0.95 during the last trading session, reaching $67.2. About 6.64M shares traded or 48.37% up from the average. Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) has declined 4.11% since March 17, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 8.48% the S&P500. Some Historical CL News: 27/04/2018 – Colgate-Palmolive 1Q EPS 72c; 27/04/2018 – COLGATE-PALMOLIVE CO – PLANNING FOR A YEAR OF GROSS MARGIN EXPANSION AND EXPECT DOUBLE-DIGIT EARNINGS PER SHARE GROWTH IN 2018; 21/05/2018 – COLGATE INDIA 4Q NET INCOME 1.89B RUPEES, EST. 1.80B; 27/04/2018 – Colgate sales growth fails to shine; 19/03/2018 – Colgate-Palmolive (CL), Estee Lauder (EL) on Watch Amid Rumors; 21/05/2018 – COLGATE-PALMOLIVE (INDIA) LTD COLG.NS – DECLARED INTERIM DIVIDEND OF 11 RUPEES PER SHARE; 27/04/2018 – Colgate’s sales disappoint on tepid Latin America demand; 27/04/2018 – Colgate-Palmolive Sees Sequential Improvement in Organic Sales Growth Rest of Year; 21/05/2018 – COLGATE INDIA INTERIM DIV/SHR 11 RUPEES; 27/03/2018 – Colgate Mattress Named 2018 JPMA Innovation Award Winner

Analysts await TransEnterix, Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:TRXC) to report earnings on May, 14. They expect $-0.07 earnings per share, down 16.67% or $0.01 from last year’s $-0.06 per share. After $-0.07 actual earnings per share reported by TransEnterix, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 0.00% EPS growth.

Oz Management Lp, which manages about $56.28B and $14.99B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Liberty Media Corp Delaware by 269,084 shares to 3.70M shares, valued at $113.54 million in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Jpmorgan Chase & Co (NYSE:JPM) by 94,050 shares in the quarter, for a total of 1.08M shares, and has risen its stake in Spirit Aerosystems Hldgs Inc (NYSE:SPR).

More notable recent TransEnterix, Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:TRXC) news were published by: Marketwatch.com which released: “Cody Willard: I’m adding Snap to the portfolio – MarketWatch” on October 12, 2018, also Marketwatch.com with their article: “UPDATE: TransEnterix shares up 27% after FDA approves expanded indications for Senhance Surgical System – MarketWatch” published on May 29, 2018, Zacks.com published: “TransEnterix (TRXC) Reports Q2 Loss, Tops Revenue Estimates – Zacks.com” on August 07, 2018. More interesting news about TransEnterix, Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:TRXC) were released by: Businesswire.com and their article: “TransEnterix Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for 3mm Diameter Instruments – Business Wire” published on October 11, 2018 as well as Businesswire.com‘s news article titled: “TransEnterix Schedules Third Quarter 2018 Financial and Operating Results Conference Call for November 8, 2018 – Business Wire” with publication date: October 24, 2018.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.14 in 2018 Q4. Its down 1.23, from 2.37 in 2018Q3. It turned negative, as 17 investors sold TRXC shares while 34 reduced holdings. 23 funds opened positions while 35 raised stakes. 71.13 million shares or 1.38% more from 70.16 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Ubs Asset Americas invested 0% of its portfolio in TransEnterix, Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:TRXC). Signaturefd Limited Com has invested 0% in TransEnterix, Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:TRXC). Hightower Limited Liability reported 0% of its portfolio in TransEnterix, Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:TRXC). Focused Wealth Management, a New York-based fund reported 1,000 shares. Virtu Limited Liability accumulated 106,441 shares. B Riley Wealth has 14,700 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Geode Capital Mgmt Lc reported 1.82M shares. Ameriprise owns 213,117 shares. Ameritas Prtnrs Inc holds 12,517 shares. Zacks Inv Mgmt holds 12,650 shares or 0% of its portfolio. 254,319 were accumulated by California State Teachers Retirement Systems. Creative Planning reported 45,104 shares. Raymond James & Assocs invested in 117,420 shares or 0% of the stock. Brandywine Managers Limited invested 0.1% in TransEnterix, Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:TRXC). Glenmede Com Na stated it has 93,231 shares or 0% of all its holdings.

Since September 25, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 3 insider sales for $23.12 million activity. 4,924 shares were sold by SLATTERY JOSEPH P, worth $34,616.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.67 in 2018 Q4. Its down 0.13, from 0.8 in 2018Q3. It fall, as 55 investors sold CL shares while 476 reduced holdings. 96 funds opened positions while 260 raised stakes. 624.76 million shares or 2.80% more from 607.72 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Argent Com has invested 0.45% of its portfolio in Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL). Marshall Wace Ltd Liability Partnership invested 0.03% of its portfolio in Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL). Gould Asset Mgmt Ltd Limited Liability Company Ca invested in 4,550 shares or 0.11% of the stock. Fincl Architects Inc stated it has 2,309 shares or 0.03% of all its holdings. Mariner Ltd Liability Co stated it has 43,694 shares. Perigon Wealth Mngmt Limited Liability Company holds 0.16% or 10,009 shares in its portfolio. Private Wealth Advisors holds 0.62% or 23,920 shares in its portfolio. Adage Partners Gru Ltd Liability owns 1.08M shares. Park Corp Oh stated it has 0.23% of its portfolio in Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL). Bingham Osborn Scarborough Ltd Liability Corporation has invested 0.03% in Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL). River And Mercantile Asset Mgmt Llp holds 130,452 shares. Triangle Secs Wealth Mgmt has invested 0.49% of its portfolio in Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL). Flossbach Von Storch Ag owns 0.72% invested in Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) for 1.27M shares. Paradigm Mgmt Ny accumulated 0.5% or 85,800 shares. Fort Washington Advisors Oh owns 11,992 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio.

Analysts await Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) to report earnings on April, 26. They expect $0.66 earnings per share, down 10.81% or $0.08 from last year’s $0.74 per share. CL’s profit will be $568.71 million for 25.45 P/E if the $0.66 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.74 actual earnings per share reported by Colgate-Palmolive Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -10.81% negative EPS growth.

More important recent Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) news were published by: Fool.com which released: “These 3 Stocks Are Due for a Dividend Increase – The Motley Fool” on March 03, 2019, also Seekingalpha.com published article titled: “Unimpressive Dividend Hike To Come From Colgate – Seeking Alpha”, Seekingalpha.com published: “Colgate-Palmolive declares $0.43 dividend – Seeking Alpha” on March 14, 2019. More interesting news about Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) was released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “How Safe Is Colgate-Palmolive’s Dividend? – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: March 04, 2019.

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