Kempner Capital Management Has Decreased Its Boeing Company (BA) Position; DBS GROUP HOLDINGS ORD (DBSDF) Shorts Up By 7.69%

Kempner Capital Management Inc decreased Boeing Company (BA) stake by 82.18% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Kempner Capital Management Inc sold 11,659 shares as Boeing Company (BA)’s stock rose 4.66%. The Kempner Capital Management Inc holds 2,529 shares with $643,000 value, down from 14,188 last quarter. Boeing Company now has $204.35 billion valuation. The stock increased 2.52% or $8.42 during the last trading session, reaching $343.11. About 4.75 million shares traded or 24.09% up from the average. The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) has risen 41.13% since January 26, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 24.43% the S&P500.

DBS GROUP HOLDINGS ORD (OTCMKTS:DBSDF) had an increase of 7.69% in short interest. DBSDF’s SI was 1.86M shares in January as released by FINRA. Its up 7.69% from 1.73M shares previously. With 600 avg volume, 3107 days are for DBS GROUP HOLDINGS ORD (OTCMKTS:DBSDF)’s short sellers to cover DBSDF’s short positions. It closed at $20.85 lastly. It is down 0.00% since January 26, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

DBS Group Holdings Ltd provides various commercial banking and financial services in Singapore, Hong Kong, rest of Greater China, South and Southeast Asia, and internationally. The company has market cap of $51.68 billion. It operates through Consumer Banking/Wealth Management, Institutional Banking, Treasury, and Others divisions. It has a 17.39 P/E ratio. The Consumer Banking/Wealth Management segment offers banking and related financial services, including current and savings accounts, fixed deposits, loans and home finance, cards, payments, investment, and insurance products.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.81 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.05, from 0.86 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 50 investors sold BA shares while 609 reduced holdings. 165 funds opened positions while 367 raised stakes. 411.79 million shares or 1.95% less from 419.99 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Wellington Management Grp Ltd Liability Partnership has 0.15% invested in The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA). Wedgewood Pa invested 0.45% in The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA). Alta Capital Management Limited Com reported 0.03% of its portfolio in The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA). Sumitomo Life Co owns 20,382 shares or 0.66% of their US portfolio. Finemark Natl Bank & Tru stated it has 48,420 shares. Truepoint Inc has 324,474 shares. Burney Co has 0.45% invested in The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA). Pictet Asset Ltd invested in 0.26% or 363,911 shares. Moreover, Nippon Life Global Americas has 0.68% invested in The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) for 31,580 shares. Avalon Advisors Ltd Com owns 215,408 shares. Estabrook Mngmt stated it has 296 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Pure owns 2,074 shares. Grassi Investment reported 2.14% in The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA). Alyeska Invest Limited Partnership holds 0.04% of its portfolio in The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) for 17,891 shares. Winch Advisory Svcs Limited Company has 224 shares.

Among 23 analysts covering Boeing (NYSE:BA), 15 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 65% are positive. Boeing has $433.0 highest and $125 lowest target. $297.32’s average target is -13.35% below currents $343.11 stock price. Boeing had 92 analyst reports since August 26, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Sell” rating given on Wednesday, October 26 by Standpoint Research. The stock of The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, March 29 by Berenberg. The rating was upgraded by J.P. Morgan on Friday, July 14 to “Buy”. Cowen & Co maintained it with “Buy” rating and $25500 target in Monday, July 17 report. The stock of The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) earned “Hold” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Wednesday, November 15. Robert W. Baird maintained it with “Buy” rating and $27400 target in Thursday, July 27 report. Standpoint Research downgraded The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) on Monday, November 2 to “Hold” rating. Morgan Stanley initiated the shares of BA in report on Thursday, June 23 with “Overweight” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating by Bank of America given on Tuesday, December 12. The stock has “Outperform” rating by Robert W. Baird on Thursday, October 6.

Since July 31, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 5 insider sales for $20.35 million activity. 19,757 shares were sold by Smith Gregory D, worth $4.85M. Muilenburg Dennis A sold $13.84M worth of The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) on Monday, July 31. CAPOZZI HEIDI B sold $1.02 million worth of stock. 2,522 shares were sold by Verbeck Robert E, worth $616,499 on Monday, July 31. Shares for $32,321 were sold by Downey Thomas J.

Analysts await The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) to report earnings on January, 31 before the open. They expect $2.87 EPS, up 16.19% or $0.40 from last year’s $2.47 per share. BA’s profit will be $1.71B for 29.89 P/E if the $2.87 EPS becomes a reality. After $2.72 actual EPS reported by The Boeing Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 5.51% EPS growth.