Toll Brothers (TOL) Holder Capital Growth Management LP Trimmed Its Position by $39.77 Million as Market Valuation Rose; As Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Share Value Rose, Shareholder Kwmg Increased Position

January 2, 2018 - By Richard Conner

Kwmg Llc increased its stake in Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) by 23.79% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Kwmg Llc bought 3,517 shares as the company’s stock rose 6.85% with the market. The institutional investor held 18,298 shares of the major pharmaceuticals company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $2.38M, up from 14,781 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Kwmg Llc who had been investing in Johnson & Johnson for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $374.00B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.36% or $0.51 during the last trading session, reaching $139.21. About 2.00M shares traded. Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) has risen 12.54% since January 2, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 4.16% the S&P500.

Ken Heebner decreased its stake in Toll Brothers Inc (TOL) by 83.62% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Capital Growth Management Lp sold 970,000 shares as the company’s stock rose 20.17% with the market. The hedge fund run by Ken Heebner held 190,000 shares of the homebuilding company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $7.88M, down from 1.16 million at the end of the previous reported quarter. Capital Growth Management Lp who had been investing in Toll Brothers Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $7.34B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.23% or $0.11 during the last trading session, reaching $47.91. About 467,423 shares traded. Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL) has risen 41.46% since January 2, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 24.76% the S&P500.

Among 23 analysts covering Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ), 13 have Buy rating, 5 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 57% are positive. Johnson & Johnson had 83 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, March 15 by Jefferies. The firm has “Buy” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Monday, July 10. Jefferies maintained Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) on Tuesday, September 13 with “Hold” rating. The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets on Monday, July 10 with “Buy”. UBS maintained the shares of JNJ in report on Thursday, August 31 with “Buy” rating. The stock of Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) earned “Buy” rating by UBS on Wednesday, October 19. The firm earned “Market Perform” rating on Thursday, January 26 by Wells Fargo. Leerink Swann maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Wednesday, October 18 report. The stock has “Buy” rating by Argus Research on Wednesday, October 18. UBS maintained it with “Buy” rating and $14800 target in Wednesday, July 19 report.

Investors sentiment is 0.83 in Q3 2017. Its the same as in 2017Q2. It has no change, as 45 investors sold JNJ shares while 871 reduced holdings. only 111 funds opened positions while 645 raised stakes. 1.71 billion shares or 0.90% less from 1.73 billion shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Ent owns 14,717 shares. 18,298 are held by Kwmg. Jolley Asset Mngmt Ltd Liability Com accumulated 773 shares. Cap Advsr Ok has 79,216 shares for 0.63% of their portfolio. Cadence National Bank & Trust Na reported 61,612 shares stake. Ibm Retirement Fund accumulated 66,873 shares. California-based First Foundation Advsrs has invested 1.9% in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ). Palladium Lc holds 170,544 shares. Morgan Dempsey Capital Ltd Llc has 1.89% invested in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) for 42,964 shares. 73,336 are held by Culbertson A N &. Benin Corp reported 9,021 shares. Artisan Prns Ltd Partnership invested in 0.74% or 3.08M shares. Guardian Capital Ltd Partnership, a Ontario – Canada-based fund reported 236,846 shares. Visionary Asset Mgmt holds 0.89% in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) or 23,564 shares. Fmr Limited Liability invested 0.4% of its portfolio in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ).

Analysts await Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL) to report earnings on February, 28. They expect $0.51 EPS, up 21.43% or $0.09 from last year’s $0.42 per share. TOL’s profit will be $78.12 million for 23.49 P/E if the $0.51 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.17 actual EPS reported by Toll Brothers, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -56.41% negative EPS growth.

Among 28 analysts covering Toll Brothers (NYSE:TOL), 13 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 14 Hold. Therefore 46% are positive. Toll Brothers had 74 analyst reports since August 12, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Buckingham Research maintained Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL) on Wednesday, August 24 with “Buy” rating. On Tuesday, October 13 the stock rating was upgraded by Morgan Stanley to “Overweight”. On Monday, January 25 the stock rating was upgraded by Raymond James to “Strong Buy”. On Tuesday, April 11 the stock rating was maintained by Wood with “Hold”. The stock of Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL) earned “Buy” rating by Zacks on Monday, August 17. RBC Capital Markets upgraded the stock to “Outperform” rating in Tuesday, April 11 report. RBC Capital Markets upgraded Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL) on Thursday, December 10 to “Sector Perform” rating. Susquehanna upgraded it to “Positive” rating and $42 target in Monday, October 5 report. Wedbush maintained the shares of TOL in report on Friday, December 29 with “Neutral” rating. J.P. Morgan downgraded Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL) on Thursday, September 14 to “Hold” rating.

Since August 29, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 5 selling transactions for $1.49 million activity. Shares for $515,550 were sold by MARBACH CARL B on Wednesday, September 13. $284,108 worth of Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL) shares were sold by BRAEMER RICHARD J. 8,537 Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL) shares with value of $392,742 were sold by Hartman Richard T..

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