As Mondelez Intl (MDLZ) Shares Rose, Holder National Pension Service Cut by $1.35 Million Its Holding; Moelis & Co (MC) Shareholder Cypress Capital Management Wy Decreased Position by $840,315 as Market Value Declined

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National Pension Service decreased its stake in Mondelez Intl Inc (MDLZ) by 2.3% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. National Pension Service sold 32,093 shares as the company’s stock rose 2.40% while stock markets declined. The institutional investor held 1.36 million shares of the consumer non-durables company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $58.54 million, down from 1.39M at the end of the previous reported quarter. National Pension Service who had been investing in Mondelez Intl Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $60.77 billion market cap company. The stock increased 1.65% or $0.68 during the last trading session, reaching $41.8. About 4.11M shares traded. Mondelez International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MDLZ) has risen 2.93% since January 8, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 2.93% the S&P500. Some Historical MDLZ News: 06/03/2018 – MONDELEZ INTERNATIONAL FILES PROSPECTUS SUPPLEMENT RELATED TO OFFERING OF C$600 MLN OF 3.250% NOTES DUE 2025 – SEC FILING; 28/03/2018 – Mondel─ôz International Foundation Launches Healthy Lifestyle Programs Covering 10 Countries; 01/05/2018 – MONDELEZ: SHIPPING COSTS HURT MARGINS IN N. AMERICA; 16/05/2018 – MONDELEZ INTERNATIONAL INC MDLZ.O SETS REGULAR QUARTERLY DIVIDEND OF $0.22/SHR; 01/05/2018 – Mondelez 1Q Net $938M; 17/04/2018 – Mondelez Intl Opens $90 Million ‘Factory of the Future’ in Bahrain; 29/05/2018 – Realfiction: Realfiction receives order for 49 Dreamoc HD3 displays to be used by global snack company Mondelez; 15/05/2018 – PERSHING SQUARE CAPITAL MANAGEMENT – CHANGE IN HOLDINGS ARE AS OF MARCH 31, 2018 AND COMPARED WITH THE PREVIOUS QUARTER ENDED AS OF DEC 31, 2017; 06/05/2018 – MONDELEZ INTL TO BUY TATE’S BAKE SHOP; 15/05/2018 – TUDOR ADDED OA, VR, XL, SBUX, MDLZ IN 1Q: 13F

Cypress Capital Management Llc Wy decreased its stake in Moelis & Co (MC) by 98.14% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Cypress Capital Management Llc Wy sold 15,855 shares as the company’s stock declined 31.81% with the market. The institutional investor held 300 shares of the investment managers company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $16,000, down from 16,155 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Cypress Capital Management Llc Wy who had been investing in Moelis & Co for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $2.11 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.21% or $0.08 during the last trading session, reaching $35.79. About 135,958 shares traded. Moelis & Company (NYSE:MC) has declined 14.79% since January 8, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 14.79% the S&P500. Some Historical MC News: 03/04/2018 – LA COLOMBE SAID TO HIRE MOELIS TO EXPLORE FUNDRAISING OPTIONS; 10/05/2018 – CLAL BIO: MEDIWOUND USING SERVICES OF M&A SPECIALIST MOELIS; 30/05/2018 – BRIGHTVIEW HOLDINGS INC SAYS MOELIS & COMPANY, SMBC NIKKO ARE AMONG UNDERWRITERS TO IPO; 27/05/2018 – MOELIS AUSTRALIA SEES 1H UNDERLYING EPS AT 9.4 AUST. CENTS; 05/03/2018 MOVES-Chubb, Deutsche Asset Management, Euromoney, BOfA Merrill, Moelis; 22/03/2018 – MOVES- Credit Suisse, Moelis, Ernst & Young; 23/04/2018 – Moelis & 1Q Net $33.3M; 11/05/2018 – MOVES- Moelis, JP Morgan, Majedie Asset, PineBridge Investments; 11/05/2018 – MOVES-Moelis appoints Anuj Mathur as a managing director; 05/03/2018 – Moelis hires industry veteran Martin Houston to chair energy group

Cypress Capital Management Llc Wy, which manages about $92.50M and $99.46M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Salesforce Com Inc (NYSE:CRM) by 1,975 shares to 5,305 shares, valued at $844,000 in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Nanometrics Com (NASDAQ:NANO) by 22,560 shares in the quarter, for a total of 22,660 shares, and has risen its stake in Schwab Strategic Tr (SCHG).

Among 14 analysts covering Moelis & Co (NYSE:MC), 6 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 43% are positive. Moelis & Co had 44 analyst reports since August 11, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Bruyette & Woods” upgraded Moelis & Company (NYSE:MC) on Tuesday, August 11 to “Outperform” rating. The company was maintained on Thursday, October 26 by Morgan Stanley. On Thursday, April 5 the stock rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with “Hold”. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained Moelis & Company (NYSE:MC) on Sunday, August 27 with “Hold” rating. Sandler O’Neill maintained it with “Hold” rating and $5800 target in Tuesday, April 24 report. The firm has “Neutral” rating by UBS given on Thursday, August 4. As per Thursday, January 11, the company rating was maintained by Sandler O’Neill. The stock of Moelis & Company (NYSE:MC) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, October 29 by UBS. The stock has “Hold” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Thursday, December 21. Buckingham Research initiated Moelis & Company (NYSE:MC) on Monday, December 21 with “Neutral” rating.

More recent Moelis & Company (NYSE:MC) news were published by: Streetinsider.com which released: “Moelis & Company (MC) Names Yolonda Richardson to Board – StreetInsider.com” on December 19, 2018. Also Themiddlemarket.com published the news titled: “M&A wrap: Madison Capital Funding, Antares Capital, Monroe Capital, Kainos Capital, Stifel – Mergers & Acquisitions” on December 20, 2018. Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “KBW Announces Index Rebalancing for Fourth-Quarter 2018 – Nasdaq” with publication date: December 14, 2018 was also an interesting one.

Analysts await Moelis & Company (NYSE:MC) to report earnings on February, 6. They expect $0.72 earnings per share, up 38.46% or $0.20 from last year’s $0.52 per share. MC’s profit will be $42.35M for 12.43 P/E if the $0.72 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.62 actual earnings per share reported by Moelis & Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 16.13% EPS growth.

Since September 12, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 selling transactions for $1.54 million activity. Another trade for 27,963 shares valued at $1.21M was sold by Myers Daniel P..

National Pension Service, which manages about $24.57 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Boeing Co (NYSE:BA) by 1,204 shares to 490,316 shares, valued at $182.35 million in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Idexx Labs Inc (NASDAQ:IDXX) by 17,284 shares in the quarter, for a total of 108,146 shares, and has risen its stake in Discover Finl Svcs (NYSE:DFS).

Among 25 analysts covering Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ), 19 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 76% are positive. Mondelez International Inc had 72 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Wednesday, August 2, the company rating was maintained by Susquehanna. The company was maintained on Tuesday, August 8 by Stifel Nicolaus. Credit Suisse maintained the stock with “Outperform” rating in Tuesday, January 19 report. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Wednesday, May 2 report. Wells Fargo maintained the shares of MDLZ in report on Wednesday, September 5 with “Outperform” rating. The stock of Mondelez International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MDLZ) earned “Buy” rating by UBS on Wednesday, June 20. Buckingham Research initiated Mondelez International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MDLZ) rating on Monday, October 19. Buckingham Research has “Buy” rating and $56 target. JP Morgan maintained the shares of MDLZ in report on Monday, July 23 with “Overweight” rating. The stock has “Outperform” rating by Credit Agricole on Thursday, August 6. The company was maintained on Thursday, April 28 by RBC Capital Markets.

Analysts await Mondelez International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MDLZ) to report earnings on January, 30. They expect $0.63 earnings per share, up 10.53% or $0.06 from last year’s $0.57 per share. MDLZ’s profit will be $915.93M for 16.59 P/E if the $0.63 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.62 actual earnings per share reported by Mondelez International, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 1.61% EPS growth.

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