Capital Investment Services Of America Has Decreased Wabtec (WAB) Stake By $1.33 Million; USA Truck (USAK) Has 1.7 Sentiment

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Capital Investment Services Of America Inc decreased Wabtec (WAB) stake by 14.91% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Capital Investment Services Of America Inc sold 16,420 shares as Wabtec (WAB)’s stock rose 1.36%. The Capital Investment Services Of America Inc holds 93,710 shares with $7.63M value, down from 110,130 last quarter. Wabtec now has $8.87B valuation. The stock increased 1.04% or $0.95 during the last trading session, reaching $92.08. About 1.12 million shares traded or 37.35% up from the average. Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB) has risen 7.58% since May 9, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 3.97% the S&P500.

USA Truck Inc (USAK) investors sentiment increased to 1.7 in Q4 2017. It’s up 0.45, from 1.25 in 2017Q3. The ratio is positive, as 34 institutional investors increased or opened new holdings, while 20 decreased and sold positions in USA Truck Inc. The institutional investors in our database reported: 5.01 million shares, up from 4.83 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of institutional investors holding USA Truck Inc in top ten holdings was flat from 0 to 0 for the same number . Sold All: 5 Reduced: 15 Increased: 18 New Position: 16.

Among 16 analysts covering Wabtec (NYSE:WAB), 11 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 69% are positive. Wabtec has $106 highest and $68.0 lowest target. $93.23’s average target is 1.25% above currents $92.08 stock price. Wabtec had 38 analyst reports since December 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Friday, September 15 with “Buy”. The stock has “Overweight” rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Tuesday, May 8. The company was downgraded on Monday, July 17 by Stifel Nicolaus. On Wednesday, February 22 the stock rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Buy”. Berenberg initiated Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB) on Thursday, September 7 with “Hold” rating. The company was maintained on Wednesday, April 25 by Wells Fargo. The stock has “Buy” rating by Buckingham Research on Wednesday, October 25. Deutsche Bank maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Monday, August 14 report. The rating was upgraded by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Wednesday, April 26 to “Overweight”. The rating was upgraded by Stifel Nicolaus on Monday, April 23 to “Buy”.

More notable recent Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB) news were published by: Globenewswire.com which released: “Wabtec Announces Earnings Release Date” on April 16, 2018, also Streetinsider.com with their article: “Wabtec (WAB) to Affirm 2018 Financial Guidance, Targets at Investor Day” published on May 07, 2018, Benzinga.com published: “Analyst: Wabtech A Buy On Potential GE Synergies” on April 23, 2018. More interesting news about Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB) were released by: Globenewswire.com and their article: “Wabtec Plans To Affirm 2018 Financial Guidance And Long-Term Financial Targets At Investor Day” published on May 07, 2018 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies’ (WAB) CEO Ray Betler on Q1 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript” with publication date: April 25, 2018.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.93 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.11, from 0.82 in 2017Q3. It improved, as 28 investors sold WAB shares while 139 reduced holdings. 47 funds opened positions while 108 raised stakes. 102.49 million shares or 1.00% more from 101.47 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Bankshares Of Montreal Can accumulated 50,676 shares. Lpl Financial Limited Company reported 0% in Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB). Vanguard Gp accumulated 7.38M shares. Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Inc holds 250,625 shares or 0.03% of its portfolio. Ny State Teachers Retirement has invested 0.03% in Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB). Williams Jones And Associate Ltd Llc owns 1.04% invested in Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB) for 559,870 shares. Edgepoint Investment Group Incorporated stated it has 5.14 million shares or 5.98% of all its holdings. 1832 Asset Management Lp holds 0.12% or 460,421 shares in its portfolio. Louisiana State Employees Retirement Systems invested in 21,600 shares or 0.08% of the stock. First Republic Investment Mngmt Inc stated it has 110,782 shares or 0.06% of all its holdings. Garrison Financial Corporation stated it has 0.95% in Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB). Barnett Co stated it has 0.82% in Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB). Dimensional Fund Ltd Partnership has 0.02% invested in Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB). Sweden-based Nordea Inv has invested 0% in Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB). Moreover, Voya Invest Mgmt Ltd Liability Com has 0.01% invested in Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB) for 83,679 shares.

The stock increased 0.96% or $0.24 during the last trading session, reaching $25.27. About 73,434 shares traded. USA Truck, Inc. (USAK) has risen 227.14% since May 9, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 215.59% the S&P500.

More recent USA Truck, Inc. (NASDAQ:USAK) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “USA Truck’s (USAK) CEO James Reed on Q1 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript” on April 27, 2018. Also Globenewswire.com published the news titled: “Report: Developing Opportunities within USA Truck, Heico, Cable One, Astronics, BancFirst, and Cooper-Standard …” on May 03, 2018. Streetinsider.com‘s news article titled: “USA Truck (USAK) Tops Q1 EPS by 4c, Beats on Revneues” with publication date: April 26, 2018 was also an interesting one.

USA Truck, Inc., a truckload carrier, provides general commodities transportation services in the United States, Mexico, and Canada. The company has market cap of $202.33 million. It operates through two divisions, Trucking and USAT Logistics. It has a 27.17 P/E ratio. The Trucking segment offers truckload services as a medium- to long-haul common carrier; and dedicated freight services.

Ratings analysis reveals 0 of USA Truck’s analysts are positive. Out of 2 Wall Street analysts rating USA Truck, 0 give it “Buy”, 0 “Sell” rating, while 2 recommend “Hold”. USAK was included in 2 notes of analysts from November 7, 2016. Avondale upgraded the shares of USAK in report on Wednesday, February 8 to “Mkt Perform” rating. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Monday, November 7 by Stifel Nicolaus.

Ack Asset Management Llc holds 0.88% of its portfolio in USA Truck, Inc. for 217,400 shares. Portolan Capital Management Llc owns 421,597 shares or 0.84% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Grace & White Inc Ny has 0.64% invested in the company for 176,550 shares. The Massachusetts-based Essex Investment Management Co Llc has invested 0.35% in the stock. Horrell Capital Management Inc., a Arkansas-based fund reported 28,641 shares.

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