Chicago Equity Partners LLC Increased Stake in Pfizer INC (PFE) by $9.65 Million; Shares Declined

June 27, 2018 - By Sarah Holford

Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) Corporate LogoDuring Q1 2018 the big money sentiment decreased to 0.89. That’s change of 0.17, from 2017Q4’s 1.06. 70 investors sold all, 718 reduced holdings as PFE ratio worsened. 595 increased stakes while 104 funds bought stakes. Funds hold 4.01 billion shares thus 1.39% less from 2017Q4’s 4.07 billion shares. The United Kingdom-based Pictet Asset Mgmt Limited has invested 0.43% in Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE). Waverton Mngmt accumulated 164,501 shs. Sunbelt Secs holds 0.3% in Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) or 9,334 shs. Palisade Capital Ltd Nj holds 91,019 shs or 0.11% of its capital. Guardian Capital Advsr Ltd Partnership accumulated 131,775 shs. Finemark Bancshares Tru invested in 416,566 shs or 0.94% of the stock. Twin Tree Mngmt Lp stated it has 19,751 shs or 0.01% of all its holdings. Reilly Financial Ltd Liability Co owns 304,252 shs. Rhumbline Advisers accumulated 0.72% or 9.69 million shs. 8,379 are owned by Trust Of Oklahoma. 7,783 were reported by Neumann Capital Mngmt Limited Liability. Kessler Investment Grp Lc owns 350 shs. Bancshares Of The West has 1.11% invested in Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) for 250,109 shs. Valley National Advisers Incorporated reported 75,970 shs. Schaper Benz And Wise Invest Counsel Wi owns 226,950 shs for 1.19% of their capital.

PFE had 13 sales and 0 buys since February 24, 2018. This’s net activity of $18.09 million. Shares for $998,666 were sold by JOHNSON RADY A. 19,000 Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) shs with value of $692,582 were sold by OLSON LAURIE J. $190,117 worth of Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) shs were sold by CORNWELL W DON. On Monday, February 26 the insider SUSMAN SALLY sold $1.24M. HILL CHARLES H also sold $986,292 worth of Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) on Wednesday, February 28. Shares for $4.76 million were sold by READ IAN C.

According to 2018Q1 Securities and Exchange form the Chicago Equity Partners Llc upped its holdings in Pfizer Inc (PFE) by 106.19%. The company’s stock declined 3.80% with the market as Chicago Equity Partners Llc bought 275,757 shares. The health care company reported $19.00M value for the 2018Q1. Now the institutional investor is holding 535,447 shares, compared to the 259,690 from the previous quarter. $212.08 billion is Pfizer Inc’s market cap. Ticker’s shares touched $36.256 during the last trading session after 0.34% change.Pfizer Inc. has volume of 762,611 shares. Since June 27, 2017 PFE has risen 10.95% and is uptrending. The stock underperformed the S&P500 by 1.62%.

The Chicago Equity Partners Llc’s stake in Chevron Corp New (NYSE:CVX) was decreased by 27,015 shares to 93,935 shares valued at $10.71 million in 2018Q1, according to the filing. It manages about $10.49 billion and $3.13 billion US Long portfolio. Chicago Equity Partners Llc has cut its stake in Conagra Brands Inc (NYSE:CAG) and also reduced its holding in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) by 30,800 shares in the quarter, for a total of 295,086 shares.

More recent Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) news were released by Seekingalpha.com, Seekingalpha.com and Fool.com. The first one has “Pfizer – Still A Hold For The Dividend” as a title and was released on June 08, 2018. The next is “3 Things In Biotech, June 26: One Piece Of Good News Offset By A Cascade Of Bad?” on June 26, 2018. And last was released on June 26, 2018, called “Is Pfizer’s Lead Growth Driver in Trouble?”.

Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) Ratings Coverage

Total analysts of 10 have positions in Pfizer (NYSE:PFE) as follows: 4 rated it a “Buy”, 1 with “Sell” and 5 with “Hold”. The positive are 40%. The firm has $4500 highest while $3800 is the lowest target. The average target $40.67 is 12.17% above the last ($36.256) price. Since January 16, 2018 according to StockzIntelligence Inc Pfizer has 13 analyst reports. On Friday, April 13 the rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Hold”. On Tuesday, January 16 the rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Hold”. On Sunday, January 28 SunTrust maintained Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) rating. SunTrust has “Hold” rating and $40.0 target. In Thursday, June 7 report Cantor Fitzgerald initiated the stock with “Buy” rating. On Wednesday, May 2 BMO Capital Markets maintained Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) rating. BMO Capital Markets has “Outperform” rating and $42 target. The company rating was downgraded by Barclays Capital on Thursday, April 5. On Wednesday, January 31 the firm has “Market Perform” rating given by Leerink Swann. On Wednesday, January 31 the company was maintained by Morgan Stanley. On Monday, February 26 the stock of Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) has “Hold” rating given by Jefferies. On Wednesday, January 31 the firm has “Neutral” rating given by Credit Suisse.

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