Founders Capital Management Has Boosted United Parcel Service B (UPS) Holding By $355,096; Kcm Investment Advisors Has Upped Its U S Bancorp (USB) Stake

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Founders Capital Management Llc increased United Parcel Service B (UPS) stake by 24.38% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Founders Capital Management Llc acquired 2,984 shares as United Parcel Service B (UPS)’s stock declined 13.88%. The Founders Capital Management Llc holds 15,224 shares with $1.81 million value, up from 12,240 last quarter. United Parcel Service B now has $93.51 billion valuation. The stock decreased 1.03% or $1.13 during the last trading session, reaching $108.55. About 3.63 million shares traded. United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) has declined 2.49% since April 21, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 14.04% the S&P500.

Kcm Investment Advisors Llc increased U S Bancorp (USB) stake by 8.15% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Kcm Investment Advisors Llc acquired 8,278 shares as U S Bancorp (USB)’s stock declined 8.45%. The Kcm Investment Advisors Llc holds 109,811 shares with $5.88M value, up from 101,533 last quarter. U S Bancorp now has $83.25 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.53% or $0.27 during the last trading session, reaching $50.43. About 7.93 million shares traded or 9.13% up from the average. U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB) has declined 4.48% since April 21, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 16.03% the S&P500.

Since February 26, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 1 sale for $480,600 activity. McClure Teri P also sold $480,600 worth of United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) on Monday, February 26.

Among 24 analysts covering United Parcel Service (NYSE:UPS), 11 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 46% are positive. United Parcel Service has $148 highest and $79.0 lowest target. $122.43’s average target is 12.79% above currents $108.55 stock price. United Parcel Service had 74 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Loop Capital upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Monday, February 26 report. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Citigroup on Friday, April 29. The firm has “Buy” rating by Oppenheimer given on Wednesday, September 20. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the shares of UPS in report on Thursday, January 18 with “Hold” rating. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Macquarie Research on Wednesday, October 28. Zacks upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Thursday, September 17 report. The rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird with “Hold” on Tuesday, April 10. The firm has “Outperform” rating by Oppenheimer given on Wednesday, February 3. Stifel Nicolaus upgraded United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) on Tuesday, March 6 to “Buy” rating. The company was maintained on Thursday, June 1 by BMO Capital Markets.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.23 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.09, from 1.14 in 2017Q3. It is positive, as 59 investors sold UPS shares while 372 reduced holdings. 107 funds opened positions while 422 raised stakes. 448.80 million shares or 0.57% less from 451.38 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Huntington Commercial Bank has 0.14% invested in United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS). Intersect Cap Ltd has invested 0.81% in United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS). Ftb Advsrs has 0.05% invested in United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS). Benin holds 4.68% in United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) or 97,966 shares. Moreover, Fiduciary has 0.04% invested in United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS). State Of Wisconsin Board holds 0.3% or 929,133 shares in its portfolio. Sit Inv Assoc Inc holds 0.07% or 24,545 shares. Neuberger Berman Group Inc Ltd Llc reported 141,338 shares. Kentucky Retirement System Insur Fund holds 0.36% or 18,246 shares. Clearbridge Invests Llc reported 7.76 million shares. Reilly Herbert Faulkner Iii has 8,563 shares. Aimz Limited Liability Corp has invested 0.31% in United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS). Segment Wealth Management Ltd accumulated 0.76% or 26,458 shares. The Wisconsin-based Sva Plumb Wealth Ltd has invested 0.39% in United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS). Old Second State Bank Of Aurora has 0.04% invested in United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS).

Kcm Investment Advisors Llc decreased Merck & Co. Inc. (NYSE:MRK) stake by 12,276 shares to 121,466 valued at $6.84 million in 2017Q4. It also reduced Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) stake by 3,166 shares and now owns 250,201 shares. First Trust Morningstar Divide (FDL) was reduced too.

Among 33 analysts covering U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB), 11 have Buy rating, 4 Sell and 18 Hold. Therefore 33% are positive. U.S. Bancorp has $64.0 highest and $19.0 lowest target. $54.85’s average target is 8.76% above currents $50.43 stock price. U.S. Bancorp had 95 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Wednesday, April 18, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. The company was maintained on Friday, September 15 by Jefferies. The company was upgraded on Thursday, January 25 by Deutsche Bank. The firm has “Buy” rating by Argus Research given on Thursday, July 20. The rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with “Hold” on Tuesday, June 13. On Thursday, July 27 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Buy”. The company was maintained on Tuesday, September 5 by Robert W. Baird. The company was downgraded on Thursday, April 21 by Robert W. Baird. The rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley on Thursday, October 19 with “Underweight”. Guggenheim downgraded the shares of USB in report on Wednesday, April 6 to “Neutral” rating.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.96 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.07, from 0.89 in 2017Q3. It increased, as 38 investors sold USB shares while 462 reduced holdings. 118 funds opened positions while 361 raised stakes. 1.18 billion shares or 1.20% less from 1.20 billion shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Hm Cap Management Limited Liability Corporation holds 7,250 shares or 0.32% of its portfolio. Institute For Wealth Mngmt Llc holds 12,020 shares. Garde Capital invested in 0.05% or 4,625 shares. Meridian Inv Counsel Inc reported 0.17% of its portfolio in U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB). Sequoia Fin Ltd Liability Company reported 6,624 shares. Iowa Fincl Bank stated it has 0.35% in U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB). Cohen Klingenstein Ltd Liability Corporation invested in 15,300 shares or 0.12% of the stock. South Street Ltd Liability Corp stated it has 3,800 shares or 0.06% of all its holdings. Cortland Advisers Ltd Liability Company has 1.04M shares. Factory Mutual has 0.78% invested in U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB) for 1.39M shares. Cohen Lawrence B reported 3.14% in U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB). Timucuan Asset Mgmt Incorporated Fl reported 4,700 shares. Fmr Ltd reported 54.31M shares or 0.34% of all its holdings. 4.59M were reported by Parametric Portfolio Associate Ltd Limited Liability Company. Td Asset Management stated it has 1.44M shares or 0.11% of all its holdings.

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