Insider Trade: Carmen Romeo Unloaded 15,000 Shares of SEI Investments Co. (SEIC); Pittenger & Anderson Cut Cisco Sys (CSCO) Position

Carmen Romeo, the director of Sei Investments Co, unloaded 15,000 shares of the company, that are worth approx. $1,112,600 USD, based on a market stock price of $74.2 for a share. At present, Carmen Romeo owns 1.60 million shares which are exactly 1.01% of the Company’s market cap.

Pittenger & Anderson Inc decreased Cisco Sys Inc (CSCO) stake by 4.75% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Pittenger & Anderson Inc sold 9,630 shares as Cisco Sys Inc (CSCO)’s stock declined 7.50%. The Pittenger & Anderson Inc holds 193,295 shares with $6.50M value, down from 202,925 last quarter. Cisco Sys Inc now has $215.73 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.58% or $0.26 during the last trading session, reaching $44.78. About 21.29 million shares traded. Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) has risen 13.20% since February 28, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 3.50% the S&P500.

SEI Investments Co. is a publicly owned asset management holding company. The company has market cap of $11.46 billion. Through its subsidiaries, the firm provides wealth management, retirement and investment solutions, asset management, asset administration, investment processing outsourcing solutions, financial services, and investment advisory services to its clients. It has a 29.25 P/E ratio. It provides its services to private banks, independent financial advisers, institutional investors, investment managers, investment advisors, wealth management organizations, firms, retirement scheme sponsors, not-for-profit organizations, hedge fund managers, registered investment advisers, independent broker-dealers, financial planners, life insurance agents, defined-benefit schemes, defined-contribution schemes, endowments, foundations, and board-designated fund, through its subsidiaries.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.24 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.01, from 1.23 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 25 investors sold SEI Investments Co. shares while 94 reduced holdings. 39 funds opened positions while 108 raised stakes. 109.90 million shares or 2.20% more from 107.53 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Bb&T Secs Limited Liability reported 0.02% in SEI Investments Co. (NASDAQ:SEIC). Massachusetts-based Arrowstreet Cap Partnership has invested 0.31% in SEI Investments Co. (NASDAQ:SEIC). Hsbc Holdings Public Ltd Liability Com stated it has 88,190 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Fmr Ltd Llc owns 181,918 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Moreover, Frontier Invest has 0.03% invested in SEI Investments Co. (NASDAQ:SEIC) for 6,763 shares. Logan Cap Mngmt has invested 0.46% in SEI Investments Co. (NASDAQ:SEIC). Parnassus Invs Ca has 1.15 million shares. Fuller & Thaler Asset stated it has 0% in SEI Investments Co. (NASDAQ:SEIC). Kornitzer Capital Ks has 428,780 shares. Aqr Capital Mgmt Limited Co has invested 0.02% in SEI Investments Co. (NASDAQ:SEIC). Miles has 0.76% invested in SEI Investments Co. (NASDAQ:SEIC). Mairs Power invested 0% of its portfolio in SEI Investments Co. (NASDAQ:SEIC). Farmers And Merchants Investments invested in 0% or 438 shares. 4,092 were accumulated by Mckinley Mngmt Ltd Liability Delaware. Kames Public Limited Company reported 32,888 shares.

The stock decreased 0.72% or $0.53 during the last trading session, reaching $72.83. About 499,477 shares traded. SEI Investments Co. (NASDAQ:SEIC) has risen 1.87% since February 28, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 14.83% the S&P500.

Since August 30, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 10 sales for $9.09 million activity. Shares for $574,900 were sold by DORAN WILLIAM on Wednesday, August 30. Ujobai Joseph P had sold 20,000 shares worth $1.18 million on Tuesday, September 19. 10,000 shares were sold by WITHROW WAYNE, worth $599,700. The insider Klauder N Jeffrey sold $1.48M. $616,400 worth of stock was sold by Barr Kevin on Thursday, September 28. Meyer Stephen sold 20,000 shares worth $1.23 million. MCCARTHY KATHRYN sold $586,900 worth of stock.

Analysts await SEI Investments Co. (NASDAQ:SEIC) to report earnings on April, 18. They expect $0.78 earnings per share, up 41.82% or $0.23 from last year’s $0.55 per share. SEIC’s profit will be $122.68 million for 23.34 P/E if the $0.78 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.58 actual earnings per share reported by SEI Investments Co. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 34.48% EPS growth.

Among 7 analysts covering SEI Investments (NASDAQ:SEIC), 5 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 71% are positive. SEI Investments has $90.0 highest and $45 lowest target. $71.20’s average target is -2.24% below currents $72.83 stock price. SEI Investments had 22 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Thursday, July 23 by Oppenheimer. The company was upgraded on Wednesday, April 6 by Wood. Mizuho maintained it with “Buy” rating and $65.0 target in Friday, October 20 report. The firm has “Hold” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods given on Friday, June 23. The firm has “Buy” rating by Mizuho given on Thursday, January 4. Sandler O’Neill maintained SEI Investments Co. (NASDAQ:SEIC) on Thursday, February 1 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Thursday, January 28 by Oppenheimer. Oppenheimer maintained the shares of SEIC in report on Monday, July 10 with “Buy” rating. The firm earned “Market Perform” rating on Thursday, September 3 by Wood. As per Thursday, August 27, the company rating was upgraded by Credit Agricole.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.02 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.16, from 1.18 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 74 investors sold CSCO shares while 637 reduced holdings. 107 funds opened positions while 619 raised stakes. 3.60 billion shares or 0.03% more from 3.60 billion shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Eaton Vance Management has invested 0.37% of its portfolio in Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO). Fragasso Incorporated reported 55,469 shares stake. 23,997 were accumulated by Warren Averett Asset Management Lc. Afam Cap stated it has 294,390 shares or 1.2% of all its holdings. Moreover, Wendell David Assoc has 0.45% invested in Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO). New England Private Wealth Advsrs Ltd Liability Co holds 7,489 shares or 0.07% of its portfolio. Qs Invsts Ltd Liability stated it has 0.32% in Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO). Stock Yards Bancorp And Tru accumulated 63,207 shares. Weybosset Rech & Mgmt Ltd Liability Corporation stated it has 0.25% in Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO). Bonness holds 80,700 shares or 1.94% of its portfolio. Midwest Inv Mgmt Ltd Liability reported 6,800 shares. 94,427 are held by Boston Family Office Limited Liability Company. Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo And Ltd Liability holds 9.74 million shares or 1.92% of its portfolio. Accredited Invsts Inc stated it has 19,445 shares or 0.18% of all its holdings. Regions Fincl Corporation holds 0.97% of its portfolio in Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) for 2.53 million shares.

Since September 11, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 7 selling transactions for $16.35 million activity. Shares for $3.89 million were sold by Robbins Charles on Monday, September 11. The insider CHANDLER MARK D sold 65,000 shares worth $2.11 million. Shares for $740,883 were sold by Walker Karen on Monday, September 11. $821,900 worth of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) was sold by BHATT PRAT. SARIN ARUN also sold $625,751 worth of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) on Tuesday, February 20. 200,000 shares valued at $7.59 million were sold by BARTZ CAROL on Thursday, December 14. Shares for $578,740 were sold by MCGEARY RODERICK C on Thursday, December 14.

Analysts await Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) to report earnings on May, 16. They expect $0.59 earnings per share, up 9.26% or $0.05 from last year’s $0.54 per share. CSCO’s profit will be $2.84 billion for 18.97 P/E if the $0.59 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.58 actual earnings per share reported by Cisco Systems, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 1.72% EPS growth.

Pittenger & Anderson Inc increased Tjx Cos Inc New (NYSE:TJX) stake by 9,805 shares to 89,853 valued at $6.63M in 2017Q3. It also upped Ishares Tr (EEM) stake by 11,500 shares and now owns 58,511 shares. Schwab Strategic Tr (SCHF) was raised too.

Among 38 analysts covering Cisco Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO), 26 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 68% are positive. Cisco Systems Inc. had 151 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Tuesday, September 1 by Bernstein. The rating was maintained by Credit Suisse with “Buy” on Thursday, June 29. As per Monday, February 8, the company rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus. Deutsche Bank maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Tuesday, June 13 report. The rating was maintained by Needham on Tuesday, October 24 with “Hold”. Citigroup maintained the shares of CSCO in report on Thursday, November 16 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, June 29 by Bernstein. BMO Capital Markets maintained Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) rating on Thursday, August 17. BMO Capital Markets has “Hold” rating and $32.0 target. Wunderlich maintained Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) on Thursday, August 18 with “Hold” rating. As per Monday, August 7, the company rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird.