HD Supply Holdings, Inc. (HDS) At $38.01 Forms Top; Maryland Capital Management Trimmed Microsoft (MSFT) Holding By $1.20 Million

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Maryland Capital Management decreased Microsoft Corp (MSFT) stake by 4.05% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Maryland Capital Management sold 14,071 shares as Microsoft Corp (MSFT)’s stock rose 4.63%. The Maryland Capital Management holds 333,655 shares with $28.54M value, down from 347,726 last quarter. Microsoft Corp now has $707.53 billion valuation. The stock decreased 1.32% or $1.23 during the last trading session, reaching $91.89. About 14.09 million shares traded. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has risen 37.43% since April 25, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 25.88% the S&P500.

HD Supply Holdings, Inc. (HDS) formed multiple top with $39.15 target or 3.00% above today’s $38.01 share price. HD Supply Holdings, Inc. (HDS) has $7.05B valuation. The stock decreased 0.71% or $0.27 during the last trading session, reaching $38.01. About 359,613 shares traded. HD Supply Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:HDS) has declined 6.70% since April 25, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 18.25% the S&P500.

Among 37 analysts covering Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT), 29 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 78% are positive. Microsoft Corporation had 174 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Tuesday, August 22 with “Sell”. The rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity with “Hold” on Thursday, July 6. Barclays Capital maintained Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) rating on Thursday, January 25. Barclays Capital has “Overweight” rating and $100 target. The stock of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) earned “Overweight” rating by Morgan Stanley on Monday, March 26. The rating was maintained by Cowen & Co on Friday, July 21 with “Buy”. The rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray with “Buy” on Monday, October 2. The firm has “Buy” rating by UBS given on Thursday, April 19. The rating was maintained by Bernstein on Thursday, February 1 with “Buy”. The stock of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) earned “Buy” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Tuesday, January 23. The company was maintained on Monday, August 21 by Stifel Nicolaus.

Maryland Capital Management increased Vanguard Consumer Discretionar (VCR) stake by 2,550 shares to 5,266 valued at $821,000 in 2017Q4. It also upped Vanguard Large Cap Etf (VV) stake by 3,095 shares and now owns 8,402 shares. Ishares Us Financials Etf (IYF) was raised too.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.77 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.06, from 0.83 in 2017Q3. It dived, as 39 investors sold MSFT shares while 1012 reduced holdings. 134 funds opened positions while 676 raised stakes. 5.46 billion shares or 0.90% less from 5.51 billion shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Legg Mason Asset Mngmt (Japan) Ltd accumulated 0.5% or 9,700 shares. Moreover, Tortoise Management Ltd has 0.27% invested in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Inverness Counsel Ltd Limited Liability Company New York reported 644,581 shares. Kelly Lawrence W And Assoc Ca has invested 0.14% of its portfolio in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Ironwood Management Limited Com has invested 0.25% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Madison Invest has invested 0.79% of its portfolio in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Greenwich Wealth Limited Liability Company reported 1.35% of its portfolio in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). 23,306 are owned by Peregrine Asset Advisers Inc. Lynch And Associates In holds 4.82% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) or 150,298 shares. Hbk Sorce Advisory Ltd Liability Com invested in 0.67% or 66,410 shares. Guardian Capital Advsrs LP accumulated 1.72% or 145,858 shares. Department Mb Financial Bank N A has invested 0.25% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). First Hawaiian Bankshares reported 9,133 shares. 74,747 are owned by Strategic Advisors Limited Liability Corporation. Natixis holds 816,817 shares.

Since February 16, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 3 sales for $930,912 activity. Capossela Christopher C sold $325,500 worth of stock or 3,500 shares.

Analysts await Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) to report earnings on April, 26 after the close. They expect $0.85 EPS, up 16.44% or $0.12 from last year’s $0.73 per share. MSFT’s profit will be $6.54 billion for 27.03 P/E if the $0.85 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.96 actual EPS reported by Microsoft Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -11.46% negative EPS growth.

Among 19 analysts covering HD Supply Holdings (NASDAQ:HDS), 9 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 47% are positive. HD Supply Holdings has $5300 highest and $30 lowest target. $40.75’s average target is 7.21% above currents $38.01 stock price. HD Supply Holdings had 58 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Sector Perform” rating in Tuesday, October 25 report. The rating was initiated by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Friday, December 18 with “Overweight”. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Wednesday, October 11 report. The firm has “Positive” rating by Susquehanna given on Tuesday, November 17. The rating was maintained by Credit Suisse with “Neutral” on Friday, September 8. On Tuesday, March 22 the stock rating was initiated by Sterne Agee CRT with “Buy”. The stock of HD Supply Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:HDS) earned “Buy” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Monday, May 29. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Friday, October 6 by Wells Fargo. The rating was upgraded by Morgan Stanley on Tuesday, December 20 to “Overweight”. Robert W. Baird downgraded it to “Neutral” rating and $37 target in Wednesday, June 7 report.

Analysts await HD Supply Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:HDS) to report earnings on June, 5. They expect $0.63 EPS, 0.00% or $0.00 from last year’s $0.63 per share. HDS’s profit will be $116.88M for 15.08 P/E if the $0.63 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.49 actual EPS reported by HD Supply Holdings, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 28.57% EPS growth.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.21 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.59, from 0.62 in 2017Q3. It improved, as 25 investors sold HD Supply Holdings, Inc. shares while 103 reduced holdings. 70 funds opened positions while 85 raised stakes. 175.32 million shares or 6.01% less from 186.53 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Signaturefd stated it has 0.05% in HD Supply Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:HDS). Clayton Dubilier And Rice Llc has 0.04% invested in HD Supply Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:HDS). Prudential Fin Inc owns 314,683 shares. Aqr Cap Mgmt Limited Liability holds 0.1% or 2.43 million shares. Envestnet Asset Management reported 0% of its portfolio in HD Supply Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:HDS). Ohio-based Strs Ohio has invested 0% in HD Supply Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:HDS). Moreover, Royal Retail Bank Of Canada has 0% invested in HD Supply Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:HDS). Moreover, Los Angeles Management And Equity Inc has 0.09% invested in HD Supply Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:HDS). Employees Retirement Systems Of Texas reported 222,000 shares or 0.11% of all its holdings. Paloma Partners Mngmt owns 29,850 shares. Bogle Mngmt L P De holds 307,698 shares or 0.9% of its portfolio. Tower Research Lc (Trc) has invested 0% in HD Supply Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:HDS). Victory Capital Mgmt invested 0% of its portfolio in HD Supply Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:HDS). Great West Life Assurance Can invested 0.01% in HD Supply Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:HDS). Nomura Holding accumulated 7,906 shares.

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