Primecap Management Company Increased Stake in United Contl Hldgs INC (UAL) by $335.65 Million; Shares Rose

May 16, 2018 - By Maria Fierro

United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:UAL) Corporate LogoDuring 2017 Q4 the big money sentiment decreased to 0.66. That’s change of 0.05, from 2017Q3’s 0.71. 61 investors sold all, 193 reduced holdings as UAL ratio fall. 104 rose stakes while 64 funds acquired stakes. Funds hold 260.19 million shares thus 5.52% less from 2017Q3’s 275.39 million shares. Moors Cabot invested 0.04% in United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:UAL). Berkshire Hathaway accumulated 28.21M shs. Cornerstone Advsr holds 0.01% of its capital in United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:UAL) for 225 shs. Parametric Portfolio Associate Limited Liability Company has invested 0.07% of its capital in United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:UAL). Twin Tree Mngmt Lp holds 22,145 shs. Duncker Streett invested in 5 shs. Bokf Na invested in 0.01% or 6,645 shs. First Republic Mgmt holds 19,951 shs or 0.01% of its capital. Moore Cap Mgmt Ltd Partnership has 0.03% invested in United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:UAL) for 25,000 shs. Asset Mgmt One Limited owns 119,926 shs. Weiss Multi, Alabama-based fund reported 72,000 shs. Paloma Prtnrs holds 0.03% or 33,015 shs in its capital. Arizona State Retirement Systems holds 0.06% or 97,869 shs. Comerica State Bank reported 0.03% stake. Glendon Capital Mngmt Lp invested 1.11% of its capital in United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:UAL).

UAL registered $4.63 million net activity with 2 insider buys and 2 insider sales since March 14, 2018. The insider SHAPIRO EDWARD bought 25,000 shs worth $1.77M.

The stake In United Contl Hldgs Inc (UAL) was increased owned by Primecap Management Company. According to 2017Q4 SEC form the decrease is 22.49%. The company’s stock rose 1.38% while stock markets declined as Primecap Management Company bought 5.01M shares. The transportation company at the end of 2017Q4 was priced at $1.84 billion. It’s up from 22.27M at the end of the previous reported quarter. Now it had 27.28 million shares held by the institutional investor . $19.32B is the market cap of United Contl Hldgs Inc. UAL is hitting $69.69 during the last trading session, after increased 2.44%.United Continental Holdings, Inc. has volume of 2.37 million shares. Since May 16, 2017 UAL has declined 0.28% and is downtrending. UAL underperformed by 11.83% the S&P500.

Primecap Management Company manages about $87.86B and $130.31B US Long portfolio. Its stake in Progressive Corp. (NYSE:PGR) was decreased by 300,200 shares to 4.52 million shares valued at $254.46 million in 2017Q4, according to the filing. For a total of 19.24 million shares it reduced its holding in L Brands Inc. (LTD) by 105,460 shares in the quarter, and has cut its stake in Marketaxess Hldgs Inc. (NASDAQ:MKTX).

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United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:UAL) Ratings Coverage

In total 14 analysts cover United Continental (NYSE:UAL). “Buy” rating has 9, “Sell” are 0, while 5 are “Hold”. (NYSE:UAL) has 64% bullish analysts. 30 are the (NYSE:UAL)’s ratings reports on 16 May 2018 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. On Friday, December 8 the company was maintained by Cowen & Co. The company rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus on Wednesday, January 10. In Wednesday, December 13 report Imperial Capital maintained the stock with “Hold” rating. On Friday, February 23 the firm has “Equal-Weight” rating by Morgan Stanley given. On Thursday, April 19 Morgan Stanley maintained the shares of UAL in report with “Equal-Weight” rating. On Monday, December 18 Standpoint Research upgraded the shares of UAL in report to “Buy” rating. On Wednesday, January 10 the rating was upgraded by Citigroup to “Buy”. The company rating was maintained by Imperial Capital on Thursday, April 19. On Monday, January 8 the firm has “Hold” rating by Stephens given. On Tuesday, January 30 the firm has “Buy” rating by J.P. Morgan given.

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