Abner Herrman & Brock Lifted By $1.73 Million Its American Express Co (AXP) Holding; Zendesk (ZEN) SI Increased By 60.18%

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Zendesk Inc (NYSE:ZEN) had an increase of 60.18% in short interest. ZEN’s SI was 4.34 million shares in May as released by FINRA. Its up 60.18% from 2.71 million shares previously. With 1.81M avg volume, 2 days are for Zendesk Inc (NYSE:ZEN)’s short sellers to cover ZEN’s short positions. The SI to Zendesk Inc’s float is 4.46%. The stock increased 0.58% or $0.28 during the last trading session, reaching $48.75. About 1.10 million shares traded. Zendesk, Inc. (NYSE:ZEN) has risen 74.58% since May 1, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 63.03% the S&P500.

Abner Herrman & Brock Llc increased American Express Co (AXP) stake by 17.49% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Abner Herrman & Brock Llc acquired 17,525 shares as American Express Co (AXP)’s stock declined 7.41%. The Abner Herrman & Brock Llc holds 117,720 shares with $11.69 million value, up from 100,195 last quarter. American Express Co now has $84.96 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.86% or $0.86 during the last trading session, reaching $98.75. About 2.57M shares traded. American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) has risen 17.81% since May 1, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 6.26% the S&P500.

Abner Herrman & Brock Llc decreased Kraft Heinz Co stake by 84,206 shares to 21,436 valued at $1.67 million in 2017Q4. It also reduced Philip Morris International In (NYSE:PM) stake by 15,683 shares and now owns 68,972 shares. General Electric Co (NYSE:GE) was reduced too.

Since December 11, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 7 sales for $35.79 million activity. $9.38M worth of stock was sold by CHENAULT KENNETH I on Thursday, December 14. Shares for $8.79 million were sold by Buckminster Douglas E. on Monday, December 11. Another trade for 50,412 shares valued at $5.07M was made by Cox L Kevin on Thursday, April 19. Shares for $4.32 million were sold by O’Neill Michael John. Gupta Ashwini sold $5.63M worth of stock or 56,680 shares. $1.32 million worth of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) shares were sold by Bush James Peter.

Among 38 analysts covering American Express Company (NYSE:AXP), 13 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 22 Hold. Therefore 34% are positive. American Express Company had 123 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Morgan Stanley maintained American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) rating on Thursday, October 19. Morgan Stanley has “Equal-Weight” rating and $97 target. Macquarie Research maintained American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) rating on Thursday, April 21. Macquarie Research has “Underperform” rating and $60 target. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Wednesday, January 10 by Jefferies. The firm has “Buy” rating by Oppenheimer given on Thursday, July 20. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Sell” rating and $78.0 target in Monday, January 8 report. As per Thursday, October 19, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. As per Friday, October 6, the company rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, April 18 by Piper Jaffray. The firm earned “Equal-Weight” rating on Friday, September 8 by Morgan Stanley. The company was maintained on Thursday, April 19 by Susquehanna.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.89 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.06, from 0.83 in 2017Q3. It is positive, as 42 investors sold AXP shares while 442 reduced holdings. 122 funds opened positions while 311 raised stakes. 701.90 million shares or 1.01% less from 709.03 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Pettee invested 0.9% in American Express Company (NYSE:AXP). Weatherstone Cap Management reported 4,002 shares or 0.26% of all its holdings. New York State Teachers Retirement System has invested 0.28% of its portfolio in American Express Company (NYSE:AXP). Kistler stated it has 0.08% of its portfolio in American Express Company (NYSE:AXP). Regal Inv Ltd Liability Com holds 0.5% of its portfolio in American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) for 22,538 shares. Cetera Advisor Net Ltd reported 0.04% stake. Balyasny Asset Management Lc stated it has 15,064 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Canandaigua Bankshares Trust Company accumulated 14,925 shares. Stone Ridge Asset Mngmt Ltd Liability invested in 0.08% or 11,640 shares. Tirschwell & Loewy Inc holds 0.04% of its portfolio in American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) for 2,800 shares. Burney holds 0.06% of its portfolio in American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) for 10,706 shares. Tarbox Family Office reported 550 shares. Moreover, Buckingham Asset Management has 0.15% invested in American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) for 7,266 shares. L & S Advsrs has invested 1.04% in American Express Company (NYSE:AXP). Ahl Prns Ltd Liability Partnership reported 0.24% in American Express Company (NYSE:AXP).

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