Bridges Investment Management Boosted Qualcomm Com (QCOM) Stake By $1.78 Million; Ekso Bionics Holdings (EKSO) Shorts Increased By 7.53%

Bridges Investment Management Inc increased Qualcomm Inc Com (QCOM) stake by 44.31% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Bridges Investment Management Inc acquired 34,989 shares as Qualcomm Inc Com (QCOM)’s stock rose 2.14%. The Bridges Investment Management Inc holds 113,947 shares with $5.91M value, up from 78,958 last quarter. Qualcomm Inc Com now has $92.40 billion valuation. The stock decreased 4.03% or $2.62 during the last trading session, reaching $62.42. About 13.45 million shares traded or 22.83% up from the average. QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) has risen 9.31% since February 9, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 7.39% the S&P500.

Ekso Bionics Holdings Incorporated (NASDAQ:EKSO) had an increase of 7.53% in short interest. EKSO’s SI was 2.71M shares in February as released by FINRA. Its up 7.53% from 2.52 million shares previously. With 6.47M avg volume, 0 days are for Ekso Bionics Holdings Incorporated (NASDAQ:EKSO)’s short sellers to cover EKSO’s short positions. The SI to Ekso Bionics Holdings Incorporated’s float is 14.12%. The stock increased 4.35% or $0.06 during the last trading session, reaching $1.44. About 221,460 shares traded. Ekso Bionics Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:EKSO) has declined 70.28% since February 9, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 86.98% the S&P500.

Ekso Bionics Holdings, Inc. designs, develops, and sells exoskeletons for use in the healthcare, industrial, military, and consumer markets in North America, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. The company has market cap of $86.26 million. The firm operates through Medical Devices, Industrial Sales, and Engineering Services divisions. It currently has negative earnings. It primarily offers Ekso GT, a bionic suit that provides the ability to stand and walk over ground with a reciprocal gait using a cane, crutches, or a walker to individuals with spinal cord injuries, hemiplegia due to stroke, and lower limb paralysis or weakness.

Since August 20, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 6 sales for $3.16 million activity. $2.81 million worth of stock was sold by GROB MATTHEW S on Tuesday, January 9. ROGERS ALEXANDER H sold $48,627 worth of stock or 713 shares. STERLING MICHELLE M had sold 4,740 shares worth $245,919 on Sunday, August 20.

Among 36 analysts covering Qualcomm Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM), 16 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 19 Hold. Therefore 44% are positive. Qualcomm Inc. has $315.0 highest and $47 lowest target. $75.54’s average target is 21.02% above currents $62.42 stock price. Qualcomm Inc. had 131 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) earned “Neutral” rating by JP Morgan on Wednesday, December 14. As per Monday, June 5, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Instinet on Monday, January 23. As per Wednesday, April 19, the company rating was downgraded by Rosenblatt. The stock of QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, August 24 by Stifel Nicolaus. Cowen & Co maintained the shares of QCOM in report on Wednesday, January 31 with “Buy” rating. The rating was upgraded by Northland Capital to “Outperform” on Friday, September 15. Mizuho maintained the shares of QCOM in report on Tuesday, October 31 with “Buy” rating. Nomura downgraded it to “Neutral” rating and $70 target in Monday, January 23 report. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, November 2 by Northland Capital.