Rogers Communications (RCI) Stock Declined While Symons Capital Management Cut Its Position by $5.16 Million; 21Vianet Group (VNET) Holder Aqr Capital Management Has Upped Its Stake

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Symons Capital Management Inc decreased its stake in Rogers Communications Inc. (RCI) by 49.23% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Symons Capital Management Inc sold 101,095 shares as the company’s stock declined 0.96% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 104,240 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $5.34 million, down from 205,335 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Symons Capital Management Inc who had been investing in Rogers Communications Inc. for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $27.47 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.04% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $53.33. About 226,963 shares traded. Rogers Communications Inc. (NYSE:RCI) has risen 16.48% since April 17, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 12.11% the S&P500. Some Historical RCI News: 19/04/2018 – ROGERS COMMUNICATIONS 1Q REV. C$3.63B, EST. C$3.47B; 22/03/2018 – Research Report Identifies Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies, National Western Life Group, Impinj, Ingles Markets, RCI Hospit; 03/04/2018 – Rogers Communications Volume Rises More Than Triple Average; 19/04/2018 – ROGERS COMMUNICATIONS INC – QTRLY TOTAL REVENUE, WITH ADOPTION OF IFRS 15, C$3.63 BLN; 19/04/2018 – ROGERS COMMUNICATIONS INC – QTRLY WIRELESS SUBSCRIBER POSTPAID MONTHLY CHURN 1.08 PCT VS 1.10 PCT REPORTED LAST YEAR; 19/04/2018 – ROGERS COMMUNICATIONS INC – ADOPTED IFRS 15 AND IFRS 9, FINANCIAL INSTRUMENTS EFFECTIVE JANUARY 1, 2018; 09/05/2018 – RCIĀ® Transforms Social Media Monitoring with TravelVUE(SM); 07/05/2018 – RCI to Launch New Version of the RCIĀ® App: The Most Comprehensive Vacation Exchange App Available; 19/04/2018 – ROGERS COMMUNICATIONS INC RClb.TO – QTRLY ADJUSTED BASIC EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.93; 19/04/2018 – ROGERS COMMUNICATIONS INC RClb.TO – QTRLY BASIC EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.83

Aqr Capital Management Llc increased its stake in 21Vianet Group Inc (VNET) by 379.55% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Aqr Capital Management Llc bought 62,300 shares as the company’s stock declined 9.30% while stock markets rallied. The hedge fund held 78,714 shares of the technology company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $680,000, up from 16,414 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Aqr Capital Management Llc who had been investing in 21Vianet Group Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $891.28 million market cap company. The stock increased 9.08% or $0.66 during the last trading session, reaching $7.93. About 585,457 shares traded or 20.62% up from the average. 21Vianet Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:VNET) has risen 16.49% since April 17, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 12.12% the S&P500. Some Historical VNET News: 12/03/2018 – 21Vianet Sees 2018 Revm RMB3.25B-RMB3.35; 17/05/2018 – 21Vianet 1Q Rev $127.7M; 14/03/2018 – 21VIANET GROUP – CO, MICROSOFT AGREED TO EXTEND THEIR PARTNERSHIP TO PROVIDE PUBLIC CLOUD SERVICES TO CHINESE CUSTOMERS; 12/04/2018 – 21Vianet: Shiqi Wang to Continue to Serve as CEO; 14/03/2018 – 21Vianet and Microsoft Reinforce Long-term Cooperation on Cloud Services in China; 15/05/2018 – 21Vianet Group Adds Yao Li to the Board of Directors; 12/04/2018 – 21VIANET GROUP INC – SHIQI WANG WILL CONTINUE TO SERVE AS CEO OF COMPANY; 14/03/2018 – 21VIANET & MICROSOFT REINFORCE LONG-TERM COOPERATION ON CLOUD; 12/03/2018 – 21VIANET 4Q ADJ EARNINGS PER ADS 48 RMB CENTS; 14/03/2018 – 21VIANET, MICROSOFT EXTENDING THEIR CHINA CLOUD SERVICES PACT

Investors sentiment increased to 1.32 in Q4 2018. Its up 0.42, from 0.9 in 2018Q3. It increased, as 20 investors sold RCI shares while 74 reduced holdings. 41 funds opened positions while 83 raised stakes. 213.85 million shares or 1.34% less from 216.76 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Canada Pension Plan Inv Board has 0.01% invested in Rogers Communications Inc. (NYSE:RCI) for 100,800 shares. Aqr Mngmt Limited Liability Company reported 0.04% in Rogers Communications Inc. (NYSE:RCI). Amp Capital holds 99,912 shares. Ontario – Canada-based Royal Commercial Bank Of Canada has invested 0.5% in Rogers Communications Inc. (NYSE:RCI). Symphony Asset Mgmt Ltd Liability Company has invested 0.28% of its portfolio in Rogers Communications Inc. (NYSE:RCI). Bnp Paribas Asset Mgmt Holdg holds 0.1% or 206,934 shares. Omers Administration Corporation holds 2.03M shares or 1.4% of its portfolio. Kistler holds 0.01% or 500 shares in its portfolio. Symons Cap Mgmt invested in 2.22% or 104,240 shares. Brinker Capital has invested 0.15% in Rogers Communications Inc. (NYSE:RCI). Arrowstreet Cap Lp has invested 0% in Rogers Communications Inc. (NYSE:RCI). Oppenheimer Asset Management, a New York-based fund reported 6,040 shares. Wealthtrust Fairport Llc invested 0% of its portfolio in Rogers Communications Inc. (NYSE:RCI). Deutsche Bank Ag owns 818,766 shares or 0.03% of their US portfolio. Pub Sector Pension Inv Board, Quebec – Canada-based fund reported 350,350 shares.

Symons Capital Management Inc, which manages about $526.15M and $240.75M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Coty Inc (NYSE:COTY) by 233,142 shares to 713,795 shares, valued at $4.68M in 2018Q4, according to the filing.

More notable recent Rogers Communications Inc. (NYSE:RCI) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Rogers invests $1.7B in Canadian 5G auction – Seeking Alpha” on April 10, 2019, also Prnewswire.com with their article: “RCI Supports Children Around the World as Title Sponsor of Christel House Open International Charity Golf Tournament – PRNewswire” published on April 05, 2019, Nasdaq.com published: “Rogers Enhances Wireless Service in Guelph – Nasdaq” on March 20, 2019. More interesting news about Rogers Communications Inc. (NYSE:RCI) were released by: Prnewswire.com and their article: “RCI Wins Five Awards at ARDA Timeshare Industry Conference – PRNewswire” published on April 15, 2019 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Rogers invests C$1.7B in Canadian 5G auction – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: April 10, 2019.

Analysts await Rogers Communications Inc. (NYSE:RCI) to report earnings on April, 18. They expect $0.78 earnings per share, up 9.86% or $0.07 from last year’s $0.71 per share. RCI’s profit will be $401.77 million for 17.09 P/E if the $0.78 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.86 actual earnings per share reported by Rogers Communications Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -9.30% negative EPS growth.

More notable recent 21Vianet Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:VNET) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “After Hours Most Active for Apr 16, 2019 : VIPS, TEF, F, VNET, NFLX, FOLD, ING, MGM, A, QQQ, XNET, QCOM – Nasdaq” on April 16, 2019, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “New Strong Sell Stocks for March 25th – Nasdaq” published on March 25, 2019, Nasdaq.com published: “Technology Sector Update for 03/05/2019: VNET, WB, CRM, MSFT, AAPL, IBM, CSCO, GOOG – Nasdaq” on March 05, 2019. More interesting news about 21Vianet Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:VNET) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “New Strong Sell Stocks for March 29th – nasdaq.com” published on March 29, 2019 as well as Globenewswire.com‘s news article titled: “21Vianet Group, Inc. to Announce Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2018 Financial Results – GlobeNewswire” with publication date: February 19, 2019.

Aqr Capital Management Llc, which manages about $86.30 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Meridian Bancorp Inc Md (NASDAQ:EBSB) by 23,216 shares to 23,971 shares, valued at $343,000 in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Anaptysbio Inc by 28,983 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 4,442 shares, and cut its stake in Texas Roadhouse Inc (NASDAQ:TXRH).