Westchester Capital Management Trimmed Apple (AAPL) Stake by $464,732 as Market Value Rose; Walt Disney Co (DIS) Holder Congress Asset Management Company Has Raised Position

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Westchester Capital Management Inc decreased its stake in Apple Inc. (AAPL) by 2.89% based on its latest 2019Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Westchester Capital Management Inc sold 2,084 shares as the company’s stock rose 1.20% . The institutional investor held 70,046 shares of the computer manufacturing company at the end of 2019Q3, valued at $15.69M, down from 72,130 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Westchester Capital Management Inc who had been investing in Apple Inc. for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $ market cap company. The stock increased 1.93% or $5.13 during the last trading session, reaching $270.71. About 26.55M shares traded or 4.25% up from the average. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has risen 12.18% since December 8, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 12.18% the S&P500. Some Historical AAPL News: 23/05/2018 – Apple, Spurned by Others, Signs Deal With Volkswagen for Driverless Cars; 10/05/2018 – The project was touted as Apple’s biggest in Europe, and was expected to create 300 jobs in Ireland; 17/05/2018 – Apple and Its Rivals Bet Their Futures on These Men’s Dreams; 30/05/2018 – HealthXL Launches App to Connect the Industry Leaders that are Transforming Modern Health; 27/03/2018 – Apple Updates Entry-Level 9.7-Inch iPad With Pencil-Stylus Functionality; 18/04/2018 – MacRumors: Apple Registers Several New Unreleased iPhone Models in Eurasia Ahead of WWDC; 20/05/2018 – DoT seeks reply from Airtel on Apple Watch eSIM service by May 24; 20/04/2018 – The decline in Apple offset a 4.3 percent gain in General Electric. The industrial giant reported quarterly earnings and revenue that beat analyst expectations; 21/03/2018 – Saudis Hunting for Deals Plan to Meet Amazon, Apple, Google; 24/04/2018 – Apple Takes a Step on Payment of Back Taxes to Ireland

Congress Asset Management Company increased its stake in Walt Disney Co (DIS) by 381.08% based on its latest 2019Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Congress Asset Management Company bought 419,942 shares as the company’s stock rose 4.86% . The institutional investor held 530,141 shares of the television services company at the end of 2019Q3, valued at $69.09 million, up from 110,199 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Congress Asset Management Company who had been investing in Walt Disney Co for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $265.00B market cap company. The stock increased 0.15% or $0.22 during the last trading session, reaching $147.66. About 7.09M shares traded. The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) has risen 26.97% since December 8, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 26.97% the S&P500. Some Historical DIS News: 16/05/2018 – Disney Hasn’t Made Final Decision on Lasseter; 25/05/2018 – DISNEY CUTS 4-DAY FORECAST FOR SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY; 05/03/2018 – Disney needs to step up its game: Media analyst; 19/04/2018 – Variety: Jesse Plemons Lands Villain Role Opposite Dwayne Johnson in Disney’s `Jungle Cruise’; 26/04/2018 – Moody’s says that Comcast’s firm offer for Sky will not impact ratings; 14/03/2018 – THE WALT DISNEY CO TO CONSOLIDATE DIRECT-TO-CONSUMER SERVICES, TECHNOLOGY & INTERNATIONAL MEDIA OPERATIONS INTO SINGLE BUSINESS; 08/03/2018 – WALT DISNEY CO – BOARD DECIDED IT WAS “IMPERATIVE” THAT BOB IGER REMAIN AS CHAIRMAN AND CEO THROUGH 2021; 08/05/2018 – Disney gains after earnings beat; 14/03/2018 – Disney announces strategic reorganization, effective immediately; 08/05/2018 – WALT DISNEY CO QTRLY REVENUES $14,548 MLN VS $13,336 MLN FOR QTR ENDED APRIL 1, 2017

More notable recent Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) news were published by: Fool.com which released: “Apple Really Blew It With Apple TV+ – Motley Fool” on November 21, 2019, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “Technology Sector Update for 12/06/2019: YEXT, PD, DOMO, MSFT, AAPL, IBM, CSCO, GOOG – Nasdaq” published on December 06, 2019, Nasdaq.com published: “Technology Sector Update for 12/05/2019: SEAC, WORK, ESTC, MSFT, AAPL, IBM, CSCO, GOOG – Nasdaq” on December 05, 2019. More interesting news about Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Rare Apple bear sees declining iPhone retention – Seeking Alpha” published on December 04, 2019 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Apple: Path To $300 And Beyond – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: November 13, 2019.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.77 in 2019 Q3. Its up 0.05, from 0.72 in 2019Q2. It improved, as 39 investors sold AAPL shares while 924 reduced holdings. 157 funds opened positions while 588 raised stakes. 2.52 billion shares or 0.80% less from 2.54 billion shares in 2019Q2 were reported. Frontier Inv Communications invested in 368,480 shares. Bnp Paribas Asset Mngmt reported 2.06% stake. Somerset Trust Co reported 23,324 shares. Cap Wealth Planning Ltd Liability reported 333,463 shares. Greenwood Gearhart Inc reported 48,402 shares. Northstar Asset Mngmt Ltd Liability Corp has invested 4.97% in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL). Thornburg Investment Management Inc has 193,471 shares for 0.42% of their portfolio. Tru Of Vermont holds 3.11% in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) or 172,913 shares. Regentatlantic Capital Llc holds 2.9% or 196,169 shares in its portfolio. Bingham Osborn Scarborough Llc accumulated 1.12% or 56,136 shares. Moreover, Dorsey & Whitney Limited has 1.32% invested in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) for 39,937 shares. Garland Cap reported 1,050 shares or 0.17% of all its holdings. Jp Marvel Invest Limited Co reported 4.03% stake. Calamos Advsr Ltd Liability Company has invested 1.86% of its portfolio in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL). 800 were reported by Smart Portfolios Llc.

Analysts await Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) to report earnings on February, 4. They expect $4.53 EPS, up 8.37% or $0.35 from last year’s $4.18 per share. After $3.03 actual EPS reported by Apple Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 49.50% EPS growth.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.31 in 2019 Q3. Its up 0.10, from 1.21 in 2019Q2. It improved, as 49 investors sold DIS shares while 597 reduced holdings. 136 funds opened positions while 708 raised stakes. 1.10 billion shares or 6.16% less from 1.17 billion shares in 2019Q2 were reported. Advisory has 0.13% invested in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) for 21,366 shares. Camelot Portfolios Llc reported 1,740 shares or 0.11% of all its holdings. 206,145 were accumulated by Crestwood Advisors Gru Limited Liability Company. Duncker Streett & Inc holds 0.8% or 26,379 shares in its portfolio. Bkd Wealth Advisors Ltd Liability owns 42,604 shares or 0.44% of their US portfolio. Peapack Gladstone Corporation invested 1.4% in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS). Stifel Financial Corp reported 2.25M shares or 0.75% of all its holdings. First Dallas Securities has invested 0.52% of its portfolio in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS). Bridges Inv Mgmt holds 1.51% or 303,855 shares in its portfolio. Birmingham Capital Mgmt Al invested in 20,640 shares or 1.24% of the stock. Natl Pension accumulated 2.07 million shares or 0.85% of the stock. 2,493 are held by Quantitative Systematic Strategies Lc. Bowen Hanes Company Inc owns 360,356 shares. Moreover, Legacy Capital has 0.41% invested in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) for 7,261 shares. 7,815 were reported by Lakeview Cap.

Congress Asset Management Company, which manages about $7.47 billion and $7.77B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Matador Res Co (NYSE:MTDR) by 22,765 shares to 230,183 shares, valued at $3.81 million in 2019Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Abbvie Inc (NYSE:ABBV) by 69,940 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 73,947 shares, and cut its stake in Take Two Interactive (NASDAQ:TTWO).

More notable recent The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) news were published by: Fool.com which released: “Can Apple TV+ and Disney+ Beat Netflix? – The Motley Fool” on November 08, 2019, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Disney+ getting 1M new subs per day – Seeking Alpha” published on November 26, 2019, Fool.com published: “3 Reasons Why Disney’s Stock Is a Buy and Hold – The Motley Fool” on November 20, 2019. More interesting news about The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) were released by: Fool.com and their article: “Disney+: It Gets Harder From Here – Motley Fool” published on November 17, 2019 as well as Fool.com‘s news article titled: “Dow Jones News: Disney’s “Frozen 2″ Arrives; Walmart Gives Up in NYC – The Motley Fool” with publication date: November 22, 2019.

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