American Capital Management Cut Stake in Factset Research System (FDS) by $815,672; Microsoft (MSFT) Shares Rose While Beck Capital Management Lowered by $420,147 Its Holding

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American Capital Management Inc decreased its stake in Factset Research System (FDS) by 1.2% based on its latest 2019Q1 regulatory filing with the SEC. American Capital Management Inc sold 3,289 shares as the company’s stock rose 1.94% . The institutional investor held 270,150 shares of the programming company at the end of 2019Q1, valued at $67.07 million, down from 273,439 at the end of the previous reported quarter. American Capital Management Inc who had been investing in Factset Research System for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $10.34B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.65% or $1.77 during the last trading session, reaching $270.32. About 303,711 shares traded. FactSet Research Systems Inc. (NYSE:FDS) has risen 37.65% since September 4, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 37.65% the S&P500. Some Historical FDS News: 08/05/2018 - FactSet Research cfo Maurizio Nicolelli To Remain With FactSet Through Dec 2018; 26/04/2018 - FactSet and Quantopian Announce Plans to Launch Financial Data Analysis Platform to Help Investment Industry Capitalize on Rapid Data Growth; 17/04/2018 - GBP/USD Falls to 1.4346 After UK Wages, Jobs Data, From 1.4362 Beforehand - Factset; 27/03/2018 - FactSet Research 2Q Adj EPS $2.12; 07/05/2018 - FACTSET INCREASES DIVIDEND BY 14%; 19/04/2018 - GBP/USD Falls to 1.4163 After Retail Sales, From 1.4192 - Factset; 18/04/2018 - GBP/USD Falls to 1.4216 After UK CPI, From 1.4274 Beforehand - Factset; 07/03/2018 Alberta Investment Management Corporation Selects FactSet’s Multi-Asset Class Investment Risk Analytics Platform; 14/05/2018 - FactSet Presenting at Barclays Conference Tomorrow; 27/03/2018 - FactSet Research Sees FY Rev $1.34B-$1.36B

Beck Capital Management Llc decreased its stake in Microsoft Corp (MSFT) by 5.22% based on its latest 2019Q1 regulatory filing with the SEC. Beck Capital Management Llc sold 3,591 shares as the company’s stock rose 6.56% . The institutional investor held 65,220 shares of the prepackaged software company at the end of 2019Q1, valued at $7.69M, down from 68,811 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Beck Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Microsoft Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $ market cap company. The stock decreased 1.32% or $1.82 during the last trading session, reaching $136.04. About 18.88M shares traded. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has risen 29.33% since September 4, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 29.33% the S&P500. Some Historical MSFT News: 10/04/2018 - FileCloud Adds GDPR Support for its EFSS Platform on Amazon AWS, Microsoft Azure; 05/04/2018 - Determine, Inc. President, CEO and Director Patrick Stakenas Featured in Nationwide Media Distribution by Business Rockstars; 26/04/2018 - MICROSOFT 3Q COMMERCIAL CLOUD MARGINS WIDEN TO 57%; 14/03/2018 - Google, Apple face EU law on business practices; 01/05/2018 - Microsoft Needs Some Cloud M&A, Says BMO — Barron’s Blog; 19/03/2018 - Vitality Biopharma CEO Robert Brooke Provides Shareholder Letter; 12/04/2018 - BlackRock snags more assets despite market rout, boosting profit; 01/05/2018 - Motherboard: FTC Gives Sony, Microsoft, and Nintendo 30 Days to Get Rid of Illegal Warranty-Void-if-Removed Stickers; 23/05/2018 - Ixia, a Keysight Business, Achieves NAIP Common Criteria Certification for Network Visibility Solutions; 21/03/2018 - Hensel Phelps at Work on $13.5 Billion in Active Projects, Mostly for Tech Leaders Intel, Microsoft, an Industrial Info News Alert

More notable recent Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “Technology Sector Update for 08/30/2019: SEAC, MSFT, AAPL, IBM, CSCO, GOOGL - Nasdaq” on August 30, 2019, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “Google Gains Edge Over AMZN, MSFT & AAPL With Socratic Launch - Nasdaq” published on August 19, 2019, Nasdaq.com published: “Noteworthy Friday Option Activity: MSFT, RE, KMX - Nasdaq” on August 30, 2019. More interesting news about Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “Microsoft (MSFT) Outpaces Stock Market Gains: What You Should Know - Nasdaq” published on August 29, 2019 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “Technology Sector Update for 09/03/2019: MAMS, PHUN, RESN, MSFT, AAPL, IBM, CSCO, GOOG - Nasdaq” with publication date: September 03, 2019.

Beck Capital Management Llc, which manages about $200.00 million and $209.23M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in At&T Inc Com Usd1 (NYSE:T) by 34,622 shares to 150,625 shares, valued at $4.75M in 2019Q1, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Proshares Ultra S&P 500 Proshares (SSO) by 9,106 shares in the quarter, for a total of 36,333 shares, and has risen its stake in Invesco Qqq Tr Unit Ser 1.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.91 in 2019 Q1. Its down 0.03, from 0.94 in 2018Q4. It worsened, as 64 investors sold MSFT shares while 922 reduced holdings. 159 funds opened positions while 742 raised stakes. 5.41 billion shares or 1.21% less from 5.48 billion shares in 2018Q4 were reported. Lone Pine Cap Llc stated it has 6.23% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Davidson stated it has 4.84% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft Mbh invested 3.43% of its portfolio in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Fiduciary Trust stated it has 892,840 shares or 2.83% of all its holdings. Diamond Hill Capital Mgmt holds 2.24% of its portfolio in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) for 3.45 million shares. Evermay Wealth Management Lc invested in 16,934 shares. 471,887 were accumulated by Crestwood Advisors Gp Ltd Liability Corp. Papp L Roy And Assocs invested in 202,837 shares or 4.3% of the stock. The Wisconsin-based Wisconsin Cap Mgmt Lc has invested 3.13% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Tru Department Mb Bancshares N A holds 0.65% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) or 45,226 shares. Dock Street Asset Mngmt owns 30,127 shares for 1.21% of their portfolio. 1.49M were accumulated by Janney Montgomery Scott Limited. Signature Est & Advisors Limited Co reported 0.46% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Westwood stated it has 1.44% of its portfolio in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Lowe Brockenbrough And has invested 2.53% of its portfolio in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT).

Analysts await Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) to report earnings on October, 23. They expect $1.24 earnings per share, up 8.77% or $0.10 from last year’s $1.14 per share. After $1.37 actual earnings per share reported by Microsoft Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -9.49% negative EPS growth.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.27 in 2019 Q1. Its up 0.14, from 1.13 in 2018Q4. It is positive, as 29 investors sold FDS shares while 101 reduced holdings. 48 funds opened positions while 117 raised stakes. 35.20 million shares or 4.88% less from 37.00 million shares in 2018Q4 were reported. Middleton Ma has 0.04% invested in FactSet Research Systems Inc. (NYSE:FDS) for 1,100 shares. C M Bidwell Associates holds 0.01% or 29 shares in its portfolio. Creative Planning holds 0% in FactSet Research Systems Inc. (NYSE:FDS) or 1,868 shares. Scotia Capital invested in 1,847 shares. Moreover, First Trust LP has 0.03% invested in FactSet Research Systems Inc. (NYSE:FDS). 1,210 are owned by Carderock Management. Alphamark Advsr Ltd Com has 19 shares. Profit Inv Mgmt Limited Liability Corp owns 14,853 shares for 2.82% of their portfolio. Vanguard Grp Inc holds 3.68 million shares. 2,068 are held by Stratos Wealth Prns Limited. New York-based M&T Financial Bank has invested 0.02% in FactSet Research Systems Inc. (NYSE:FDS). Gsa Cap Prtnrs Limited Liability Partnership reported 1,506 shares or 0.04% of all its holdings. Copeland Capital Mgmt Limited Liability has invested 0.76% of its portfolio in FactSet Research Systems Inc. (NYSE:FDS). Wells Fargo And Mn accumulated 2.01 million shares or 0.15% of the stock. Louisiana State Employees Retirement Systems, a Louisiana-based fund reported 10,200 shares.

More notable recent FactSet Research Systems Inc. (NYSE:FDS) news were published by: Benzinga.com which released: “7 Stocks To Watch For June 25, 2019 - Benzinga” on June 25, 2019, also Finance.Yahoo.com with their article: “Here’s What We Like About FactSet Research Systems Inc. (NYSE:FDS)’s Upcoming Dividend - Yahoo Finance” published on August 25, 2019, Seekingalpha.com published: “FactSet: The Train Has Left The Station And I Missed It - Seeking Alpha” on April 27, 2019. More interesting news about FactSet Research Systems Inc. (NYSE:FDS) were released by: Globenewswire.com and their article: “Hermes Selects FactSet for Multi-Asset Risk Management - GlobeNewswire” published on June 06, 2019 as well as Finance.Yahoo.com‘s news article titled: “Is FactSet Research Systems Inc. (NYSE:FDS) An Attractive Dividend Stock? - Yahoo Finance” with publication date: June 13, 2019.

Analysts await FactSet Research Systems Inc. (NYSE:FDS) to report earnings on September, 26 before the open. They expect $2.46 EPS, up 11.82% or $0.26 from last year’s $2.2 per share. FDS’s profit will be $94.11M for 27.47 P/E if the $2.46 EPS becomes a reality. After $2.62 actual EPS reported by FactSet Research Systems Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -6.11% negative EPS growth.

American Capital Management Inc, which manages about $2.16B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Logmein (NASDAQ:LOGM) by 35,395 shares to 452,363 shares, valued at $36.23 million in 2019Q1, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Graham (NYSE:GHM) by 18,300 shares in the quarter, for a total of 311,998 shares, and has risen its stake in Orasure Technologies (NASDAQ:OSUR).

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