Bridges Investment Management Has Cut Its Goldman Sachs Group (GS) Stake; Maxwell Tech (MXWL) Shorts Up By 16.23%

Maxwell Tech Incorporated (NASDAQ:MXWL) had an increase of 16.23% in short interest. MXWL’s SI was 3.19M shares in February as released by FINRA. Its up 16.23% from 2.75 million shares previously. With 556,300 avg volume, 6 days are for Maxwell Tech Incorporated (NASDAQ:MXWL)’s short sellers to cover MXWL’s short positions. The SI to Maxwell Tech Incorporated’s float is 11.08%. The stock increased 5.10% or $0.29 during the last trading session, reaching $5.98. About 490,188 shares traded or 113.39% up from the average. Maxwell Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:MXWL) has risen 2.75% since February 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 13.95% the S&P500.

Bridges Investment Management Inc decreased Goldman Sachs Group Inc (GS) stake by 43.56% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Bridges Investment Management Inc sold 4,313 shares as Goldman Sachs Group Inc (GS)’s stock declined 13.97%. The Bridges Investment Management Inc holds 5,589 shares with $1.33 million value, down from 9,902 last quarter. Goldman Sachs Group Inc now has $100.95B valuation. The stock decreased 0.02% or $0.06 during the last trading session, reaching $267.62. About 2.60M shares traded. The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) has risen 39.23% since February 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 22.53% the S&P500.

Bridges Investment Management Inc increased Roper Technologies Inc (NYSE:ROP) stake by 12,950 shares to 35,206 valued at $8.57 million in 2017Q3. It also upped U.S. Bancorp Com (New) (NYSE:USB) stake by 66,658 shares and now owns 134,767 shares. Ameriprise Financial Inc Com (NYSE:AMP) was raised too.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.75 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.33, from 1.08 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 63 investors sold GS shares while 427 reduced holdings. 82 funds opened positions while 285 raised stakes. 271.74 million shares or 2.47% less from 278.62 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Orca Mgmt Limited Liability has 0.79% invested in The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS). Qs Limited Liability Co holds 0.01% of its portfolio in The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) for 6,859 shares. Lee Danner Bass holds 0.13% in The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) or 5,133 shares. Moreover, Bridges Invest has 0.11% invested in The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS). Intrust Bank & Trust Na, a Kansas-based fund reported 1,481 shares. Allen Mngmt Ltd Liability reported 2,071 shares stake. Tukman Grossman Capital Mngmt Inc stated it has 48,539 shares. Tower Research Limited Com (Trc) has 8,600 shares for 0.17% of their portfolio. Liberty Mutual Group Asset Management holds 0.21% or 16,360 shares in its portfolio. The Illinois-based Jump Trading Lc has invested 0.04% in The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS). Prudential Fincl reported 0.25% stake. Lumbard And Kellner Lc invested 2.55% in The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS). 162 are owned by Fred Alger Mngmt Inc. 14,719 are held by Bollard Gp Limited Liability Corp. Northern Trust reported 4.50M shares or 0.28% of all its holdings.

Among 30 analysts covering Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (NYSE:GS), 13 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 16 Hold. Therefore 43% are positive. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. has $320 highest and $140 lowest target. $247.61’s average target is -7.48% below currents $267.62 stock price. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. had 97 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Rafferty maintained it with “Buy” rating and $227 target in Thursday, November 10 report. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Friday, October 6 report. The stock has “Hold” rating by BMO Capital Markets on Wednesday, May 31. Keefe Bruyette & Woods downgraded the shares of GS in report on Wednesday, July 19 to “Hold” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Monday, October 12 by Citigroup. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Friday, April 7 by Wood. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Sector Perform” on Wednesday, July 20. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Monday, January 25 by Nomura. As per Thursday, January 18, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. The stock of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) earned “Hold” rating by BMO Capital Markets on Wednesday, January 17.

Since October 18, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 8 selling transactions for $28.24 million activity. $2.70 million worth of stock was sold by SALAME PABLO J on Thursday, February 1. SCHWARTZ HARVEY M sold $6.13 million worth of stock. GNODDE RICHARD J sold $1.19M worth of stock. CHAVEZ R. MARTIN also sold $3.18 million worth of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) shares. The insider SOLOMON DAVID M sold 21,252 shares worth $5.77M. Another trade for 7,393 shares valued at $1.81 million was made by VINIAR DAVID A on Friday, October 20.

Among 5 analysts covering Maxwell Tech (NASDAQ:MXWL), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 80% are positive. Maxwell Tech has $8.0 highest and $5.0 lowest target. $6.60’s average target is 10.37% above currents $5.98 stock price. Maxwell Tech had 15 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Friday, February 16, the company rating was upgraded by Oppenheimer. Roth Capital upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Monday, November 20 report. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Monday, July 31 by Roth Capital. The rating was maintained by Oppenheimer with “Hold” on Tuesday, August 8. The stock of Maxwell Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:MXWL) has “Perform” rating given on Friday, September 11 by Oppenheimer. Piper Jaffray maintained it with “Buy” rating and $7.0 target in Tuesday, October 10 report. The company was maintained on Monday, August 7 by Canaccord Genuity. Roth Capital maintained Maxwell Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:MXWL) rating on Tuesday, August 8. Roth Capital has “Hold” rating and $600 target. On Wednesday, November 8 the stock rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity with “Hold”. The company was maintained on Friday, July 31 by Canaccord Genuity.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.92 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.79, from 1.13 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 8 investors sold Maxwell Technologies, Inc. shares while 18 reduced holdings. 22 funds opened positions while 28 raised stakes. 17.18 million shares or 13.84% more from 15.10 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Morgan Stanley stated it has 113,949 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Hrt Finance Llc owns 13,800 shares. Thompson Siegel & Walmsley Limited Liability Corporation owns 0% invested in Maxwell Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:MXWL) for 2,500 shares. First Republic Investment Management stated it has 41,735 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Toronto Dominion Retail Bank holds 0% of its portfolio in Maxwell Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:MXWL) for 5 shares. Portolan Mgmt Lc has invested 0.14% of its portfolio in Maxwell Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:MXWL). Price T Rowe Md stated it has 44,587 shares. Goldman Sachs Group Inc reported 27,942 shares. Blackrock holds 0% or 2.23 million shares. Kbc Group Incorporated Nv reported 0% of its portfolio in Maxwell Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:MXWL). Jacobs Levy Equity Management reported 0% in Maxwell Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:MXWL). California Employees Retirement owns 121,100 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. 24,192 are owned by International Group Inc. Tradewinds Mgmt Ltd Liability Company accumulated 0% or 589 shares. Moreover, Trexquant Invest Limited Partnership has 0.03% invested in Maxwell Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:MXWL) for 20,776 shares.