Cardinal Capital Management Lifted Its Bank Of Montreal (BMO) Holding; Wisdomtree Investments (WETF) Shorts Up By 2.39%

Wisdomtree Investments Incorporated (NASDAQ:WETF) had an increase of 2.39% in short interest. WETF’s SI was 18.89M shares in January as released by FINRA. Its up 2.39% from 18.45 million shares previously. With 1.83M avg volume, 10 days are for Wisdomtree Investments Incorporated (NASDAQ:WETF)’s short sellers to cover WETF’s short positions. The SI to Wisdomtree Investments Incorporated’s float is 16.78%. The stock increased 0.30% or $0.04 during the last trading session, reaching $13.23. About 1.02M shares traded. WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (NASDAQ:WETF) has declined 9.35% since January 14, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 26.05% the S&P500.

Cardinal Capital Management Inc increased Bank Of Montreal (BMO) stake by 0.78% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Cardinal Capital Management Inc acquired 6,109 shares as Bank Of Montreal (BMO)’s stock declined 10.55%. The Cardinal Capital Management Inc holds 793,644 shares with $59.91M value, up from 787,535 last quarter. Bank Of Montreal now has $52.36B valuation. The stock increased 0.43% or $0.35 during the last trading session, reaching $82.09. About 287,489 shares traded. Bank of Montreal (NYSE:BMO) has risen 10.44% since January 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 6.26% the S&P500.

Since August 3, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 3 insider sales for $886,833 activity. The insider SALERNO FRANK sold 50,000 shares worth $585,370. $197,546 worth of stock was sold by Lavine Bruce I on Monday, August 7.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.14 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.03, from 1.17 in 2017Q2. It is negative, as 22 investors sold WisdomTree Investments, Inc. shares while 56 reduced holdings. 24 funds opened positions while 65 raised stakes. 118.39 million shares or 5.96% less from 125.89 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Alpha Cubed Invests Limited Liability Company reported 18,193 shares or 0.03% of all its holdings. Louisiana State Employees Retirement has 46,600 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Kornitzer Management Ks accumulated 177,000 shares. Massachusetts-based Commonwealth Equity Serv has invested 0% in WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (NASDAQ:WETF). Horizon Kinetics Ltd Llc accumulated 101,076 shares or 0.03% of the stock. Ontario – Canada-based Agf Invs has invested 0.07% in WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (NASDAQ:WETF). Cetera Advisor Ltd Liability Co owns 10,176 shares. Natl Bank Of Mellon stated it has 1.86M shares. Financial Bank Of Montreal Can invested 0% of its portfolio in WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (NASDAQ:WETF). Public Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado stated it has 29,225 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Citadel Advisors Lc invested in 3.93M shares. Aspen, Michigan-based fund reported 46,023 shares. Tudor Corp Et Al reported 0.01% stake. Oakworth Cap Incorporated reported 71 shares. Goldman Sachs Grp has 1.28M shares.

WisdomTree Investments, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as an exchange-traded funds sponsor and asset manager. The company has market cap of $1.78 billion. It offers ETFs in equities, currency, fixed income, and alternatives asset classes. It has a 60.14 P/E ratio. The firm also licenses its indexes to third parties for proprietary products, as well as offers a platform to promote the use of WisdomTree ETFs in 401(k) plans.

Among 12 analysts covering WisdomTree Investments (NASDAQ:WETF), 4 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 33% are positive. WisdomTree Investments has $31 highest and $6.50 lowest target. $16.40’s average target is 23.96% above currents $13.23 stock price. WisdomTree Investments had 45 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (NASDAQ:WETF) rating on Sunday, August 13. Keefe Bruyette & Woods has “Sell” rating and $9.2500 target. The firm has “Outperform” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods given on Monday, February 8. Citigroup downgraded WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (NASDAQ:WETF) rating on Wednesday, August 26. Citigroup has “Sell” rating and $15 target. Wood maintained the stock with “Market Perform” rating in Thursday, September 3 report. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (NASDAQ:WETF) on Thursday, December 21 with “Hold” rating. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, September 6 by Jefferies. The stock of WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (NASDAQ:WETF) earned “Neutral” rating by Northcoast on Friday, January 29. The stock of WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (NASDAQ:WETF) earned “Hold” rating by Northland Capital on Friday, October 27. Northland Capital maintained it with “Hold” rating and $10.5000 target in Friday, July 28 report. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Buy” on Wednesday, January 10.