Domtar Corp Big Money Sentiment Dropped in 2018 Q1 touching 1.07

June 29, 2018 - By Alex Paulin

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“Big money” Positions

In 2018 Q1 Domtar Corp (NYSE:UFS) big money sentiment decreased to 1.07, according to Securities and Exchange Commission filings. That’s down -0.44, from 2017Q4’s 1.51. 127 institutional investors increased or opened new positions, while 119 sold and trimmed equity positions in Domtar Corp so the sentiment has worsened. Funds own 56.03 million shares, down from 56.70 million shares in 2017Q4. Funds holding Domtar Corp in top 10 decreased from 3 to 2 for a decrease of 1. In total 29 funds closed positions, 90 reduced and 84 increased. Also 43 funds bought new Domtar Corp stakes.

Significant Domtar Corp Shareholders

As of 2018 Q1 Qv Investors Inc. has 12.68% invested in Domtar Corp. Domtar Corp’s shareholder Rock Point Advisors Llc owns 142,565 shares as of 2018 Q1. Fairpointe Capital Llc reported 3.14 million shares. The Ontario – Canada-based fund Hillsdale Investment Management Inc. have invested about 1.75% of the institutional investor’s stock portfolio in Domtar Corp. The Massachusetts-based fund Colrain Capital Llc holds 30,570 shares or 1.38% of their fund’s portfolio.

Domtar Corporation designs, manufactures, markets, and distributes communication papers, specialty and packaging papers, and absorbent hygiene products in the United States, Canada, Europe, Asia, and internationally.The firm is worth $3.01 billion. It operates in two divisions, Pulp and Paper, and Personal Care.Last it reported negative earnings. The firm provides business papers, including copy and electronic imaging papers that are used with ink jet and laser printers, photocopiers, and plain-paper fax machines, as well as computer papers, preprinted forms, and digital papers for office and home use.

UFS is hitting $47.93 during the last trading session, after increased 0.71%.Currently Domtar Corporation is uptrending after 28.92% change in last June 29, 2017. UFS has 117,689 shares volume. UFS outperformed by 16.35% the S&P500.

Domtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS)’s earnings release is expected by WallStreet on July, 27, according to Faxor. Analysts predict $0.65 EPS. That’s $0.04 up or 6.56 % from 2017’s earnings of $0.61. If reported the P/E will be 18.43 with $40.83 million profit. -26.14 % negative EPS growth is what analysts predict. $0.88 EPS was reported for last quarter.

Point72 Asset Mgmt Ltd Partnership holds 74,500 shs or 0.01% of its capital. Great West Life Assurance Can invested 0% in Domtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS). 459,124 were reported by Prudential Fincl. Pnc Financial Services Group Incorporated Incorporated reported 29,032 shs stake. Bluecrest Cap Management Ltd stated it has 162,260 shs. Morgan Stanley reported 493,991 shs stake. M&R Capital Mngmt accumulated 1,052 shs. Sit Invest Assoc, Minnesota-based fund reported 79,560 shs. Community Savings Bank Na holds 0% in Domtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS) or 140 shs. Loomis Sayles And Ltd Partnership holds 0% or 569 shs in its capital. Public Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado has 0% invested in Domtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS) for 12,856 shs. Cibc Ww Incorporated reported 0.01% stake. Tiaa Cref Investment Ltd Llc reported 200,622 shs or 0.01% of all its holdings. Hotchkis Wiley Cap Mgmt holds 17,432 shs. Trust Com Of Vermont holds 0% or 100 shs.

Domtar Corporation had 7 insider sales and 0 insider buys since February 28, 2018. This’s net activity of $8.57 million. $3.10 million worth of stock was sold by Williams John David on Wednesday, February 28. Shares for $1.06 million were sold by Fagan Michael on Thursday, March 1. 22,621 shs valued at $1.02 million were sold by JABLONSKI ZYGMUNT on Thursday, May 3. 16,853 Domtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS) shs with value of $775,069 were sold by Buron Daniel.

Domtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS) Ratings Coverage

Total analysts of 10 have positions in Domtar Corp (NYSE:UFS) as follows: 3 rated it a “Buy”, 2 with “Sell” and 5 with “Hold”. The positive are 30%. Since January 10, 2018 according to StockzIntelligence Inc Domtar Corp has 15 analyst reports. On Friday, February 9 the firm has “Overweight” rating by Stephens given. On Monday, January 29 the rating was downgraded by Raymond James to “Hold”. On Monday, April 2 the company was downgraded by Bank of America. On Thursday, January 25 the company was maintained by BMO Capital Markets. In Thursday, February 8 report KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Sell” rating. In Wednesday, January 24 report Stephens maintained the stock with “Hold” rating. In Wednesday, January 10 report Stephens maintained the stock with “Hold” rating. On Wednesday, May 2 the firm earned “Neutral” rating by DA Davidson. In Friday, February 9 report RBC Capital Markets upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating. On Thursday, February 8 Scotia Capital maintained Domtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS) rating. Scotia Capital has “Hold” rating and $43.0 target.

More recent Domtar Corporation (NYSE:UFS) news were posted by Investorplace.com, Business.Financialpost.com and Gurufocus.com. The first one has “5 Stocks in the Spotlight on Solid Relative Price Strength” as a title and was posted on June 27, 2018. The next is “Volunteers from Domtar Corporation and the Student Conservation Association Work with the City of Dryden to …” on June 16, 2018. And last was posted on June 25, 2018, called “6 Stocks With a Low Price-Sales Ratio”.

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