As Waddell & Reed Finl (WDR) Market Value Declined, Shareholder Robeco Institutional Asset Management Increased Holding; Davidson Kempner Capital Management LP Has Cut Holding in Lkq (LKQ) by $575,000 as Stock Price Rose

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Robeco Institutional Asset Management increased its stake in Waddell & Reed Finl Inc (WDR) by 32.58% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Robeco Institutional Asset Management bought 105,247 shares as the company’s stock declined 9.06% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 428,287 shares of the finance company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $7.73M, up from 323,040 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Robeco Institutional Asset Management who had been investing in Waddell & Reed Finl Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $1.43 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.27% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $18.78. About 241,206 shares traded. Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. (NYSE:WDR) has declined 7.46% since April 17, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 11.83% the S&P500. Some Historical WDR News: 18/04/2018 – Scupham Named President of Ivy Distributors, Inc; 24/04/2018 – Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. Provides Notice of Conference Call; 08/04/2018 – Texas Emissions: 281715 – WEST WADDELL COMPRESSOR STATION; 15/05/2018 – Waddell & Reed Financial Inc. Exits Position in Rambus; 08/05/2018 – Chmn Waddell Gifts 242 Of Northern Trust Corp; 18/04/2018 – Scupham Named President of lvy Distributors, Inc; 16/04/2018 – Moody’s Withdraws Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc.’s Ratings; 15/05/2018 – Waddell & Reed Financial Inc. Exits Position in ACI Worldwide; 12/04/2018 – WADDELL & REED’S KLAPMEYER TO LEAD LARGE CAP GROWTH SUITE; 19/04/2018 – Texas Emissions: 282451 – EAST WADDELL RANCH BAT 45

Davidson Kempner Capital Management Lp decreased its stake in Lkq Corp (LKQ) by 5.88% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Davidson Kempner Capital Management Lp sold 25,000 shares as the company’s stock rose 0.25% with the market. The hedge fund held 400,000 shares of the motor vehicles company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $9.49M, down from 425,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Davidson Kempner Capital Management Lp who had been investing in Lkq Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $9.80 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.18% or $0.06 during the last trading session, reaching $31.17. About 750,940 shares traded. LKQ Corporation (NASDAQ:LKQ) has declined 28.64% since April 17, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 33.01% the S&P500. Some Historical LKQ News: 26/04/2018 – LKQ CORP – SEES 2018 ORGANIC REVENUE GROWTH FOR PARTS & SERVICES 4.0% TO 5.5%; 19/03/2018 – Moody’s Rates Lkq’s Euro Notes Ba2, Downgrades Cfr To Ba2 And Other Senior Unsecured To Ba3; Outlook Stable; 19/03/2018 – LKQ Says to Use Net Proceeds From Offering to Fund Part of Pending Stahlgruber Acquisition, for General Corporate Purposes and to Pay Related Fees and Expenses; 26/04/2018 – LKQ Sees FY EPS $1.96-EPS $2.06; 12/03/2018 LKQ at Field Trip Hosted By Northcoast Research Today; 26/04/2018 – LKQ 1Q Rev $2.72B; 26/04/2018 – LKQ CORP – SEES 2018 ADJUSTED DILUTED EPS FROM CONTINUING OPERATIONS ATTRIBUTABLE TO LKQ STOCKHOLDERS $2.20 TO $2.30; 26/04/2018 – LKQ 1Q Net $153M; 09/05/2018 – LKQ at Company Marketing Hosted By Stephens Inc. Today; 22/03/2018 – LKQ CORP – 2026 NOTES WILL MATURE ON APRIL 1, 2026 AND 2028 NOTES WILL MATURE ON APRIL 1, 2028

More important recent LKQ Corporation (NASDAQ:LKQ) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “LKQ Corporation to Release First Quarter 2019 Results on Thursday, April 25, 2019 – Nasdaq” on April 11, 2019, also Globenewswire.com published article titled: “Detailed Research: Economic Perspectives on NCR, TrueBlue, LKQ, Gentex, The RMR Group, and Maxar Technologies — What Drives Growth in Today’s Competitive Landscape – GlobeNewswire”, Seekingalpha.com published: “Mega auto alliances could pressure suppliers – Seeking Alpha” on April 12, 2019. More interesting news about LKQ Corporation (NASDAQ:LKQ) was released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “LKQ (LKQ) Up 2.5% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Continue? – Nasdaq” with publication date: March 30, 2019.

Analysts await LKQ Corporation (NASDAQ:LKQ) to report earnings on April, 25. They expect $0.58 earnings per share, up 5.45% or $0.03 from last year’s $0.55 per share. LKQ’s profit will be $182.39 million for 13.44 P/E if the $0.58 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.48 actual earnings per share reported by LKQ Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 20.83% EPS growth.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.95 in 2018 Q4. Its down 0.27, from 1.22 in 2018Q3. It is negative, as 72 investors sold LKQ shares while 152 reduced holdings. 68 funds opened positions while 144 raised stakes. 272.65 million shares or 0.45% more from 271.42 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. First Personal Financial Svcs holds 2,683 shares or 0.02% of its portfolio. Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt Systems invested 0.01% of its portfolio in LKQ Corporation (NASDAQ:LKQ). Next Group Inc Incorporated Inc accumulated 0% or 34 shares. 1.26 million are owned by Millennium Ltd Liability. First Manhattan holds 0% in LKQ Corporation (NASDAQ:LKQ) or 80 shares. Moreover, Guggenheim Cap Limited Liability Co has 0.1% invested in LKQ Corporation (NASDAQ:LKQ) for 487,304 shares. Hsbc Hldgs Pcl holds 0.01% or 186,170 shares in its portfolio. 111 were accumulated by Tci Wealth. Strs Ohio invested in 0.08% or 686,958 shares. Wells Fargo And Company Mn invested in 768,359 shares or 0.01% of the stock. State Of Wisconsin Inv Board owns 212,349 shares or 0.02% of their US portfolio. Captrust Advsr has 0.01% invested in LKQ Corporation (NASDAQ:LKQ) for 5,112 shares. Public Sector Pension Investment Board owns 0% invested in LKQ Corporation (NASDAQ:LKQ) for 16,452 shares. New Jersey Better Educational Savings Tru stated it has 10,000 shares. M&T Commercial Bank has invested 0% in LKQ Corporation (NASDAQ:LKQ).

Since October 26, 2018, it had 2 buys, and 1 insider sale for $180,862 activity. 1,000 shares were bought by Laroyia Varun, worth $26,500 on Friday, October 26. On Monday, January 14 the insider Quinn John S sold $260,456.

Davidson Kempner Capital Management Lp, which manages about $26.13B and $3.82B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in World Wrestling Entmt Inc (NYSE:WWE) by 81,520 shares to 475,200 shares, valued at $35.51 million in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Restaurant Brands Intl Inc by 200,000 shares in the quarter, for a total of 650,000 shares, and has risen its stake in Gap Inc Del (NYSE:GPS).

Robeco Institutional Asset Management, which manages about $22.31 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Schlumberger Ltd (NYSE:SLB) by 12,073 shares to 121,698 shares, valued at $4.39M in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Lkq Corp (NASDAQ:LKQ) by 16,380 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 6,330 shares, and cut its stake in Reinsurance Group Amer Inc (NYSE:RGA).

More notable recent Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. (NYSE:WDR) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Waddell & Reed Financial declares $0.25 dividend – Seeking Alpha” on March 20, 2019, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Waddell & Reed Financial Q4 2018 Earnings Preview – Seeking Alpha” published on February 04, 2019, Seekingalpha.com published: “Passive investing movement gained steam last year – Morningstar – Seeking Alpha” on January 17, 2019. More interesting news about Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc. (NYSE:WDR) were released by: Globenewswire.com and their article: “Factors of Influence in 2019, Key Indicators and Opportunity within Monster Beverage, Kennametal, Waddell & Reed Financial, GlycoMimetics, WW Grainger, and Immersion — New Research Emphasizes Economic Growth – GlobeNewswire” published on April 11, 2019 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Waddell & Reed Has A 5.9% Dividend Yield, But Is It A Value Stock Or A Value Trap? – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: February 11, 2019.

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