Gator Capital Management Has Increased Stake in Ubs Group Ag (UBS) by $2.29 Million; M Holdings Securities Position in Facebook Cl A (FB) Increased by $949,888

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Gator Capital Management Llc increased its stake in Ubs Group Ag (UBS) by 925.45% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Gator Capital Management Llc bought 152,700 shares as the company’s stock declined 20.33% with the market. The institutional investor held 169,200 shares of the major banks company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $2.66M, up from 16,500 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Gator Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Ubs Group Ag for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $48.83B market cap company. The stock increased 1.08% or $0.14 during the last trading session, reaching $13.1. About 2.62M shares traded. UBS Group AG (NYSE:UBS) has declined 27.35% since January 10, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 27.35% the S&P500. Some Historical UBS News: 16/04/2018 – UBS’s Tom Naratil on Advice Standards, the Protocol and More — Barrons.com; 23/04/2018 – Fitch: UBS Group AG’s Sound 1Q Results Reflect Value of Globally Diversified Leading Wealth Manager With Investment Banking Capabilities; 19/04/2018 – UBS GROUP AG UBSG.S SAYS BONDS CONSISTS OF A 3-YEAR EUR 1.25 BILLION FLOATING RATE NOTE MATURING ON 23 APRIL 2021 AND A 4.8-YEAR EUR 1.25 BILLION FIXED RATE NOTE MATURING ON 23 JANUARY 2023; 24/04/2018 – UBS GROUP AG UBSG.S : BOFA MERRILL CUTS PRICE OBJECTIVE TO SFR 21 FROM SFR 22; 14/03/2018 – UBS Group Asia ECM Head Peihao Huang Is Said to Be Leaving Bank; 09/03/2018 – UBS GROUP AG – PROVISIONS FOR LITIGATION, REGULATORY AND SIMILAR MATTERS INCREASED, WHICH REDUCED 2017 OPERATING PROFIT BEFORE TAX BY CHF 141 MLN; 23/04/2018 – UBS 1Q Net Fee and Commission Income CHF4.88B; 06/04/2018 – With UBS Launch, All Wirehouses Have Robo-Advisors — Barrons.com; 03/04/2018 – UBS Nominates Fred Hu to Board of Directors; 05/04/2018 – Moody’s Places Ubs Group Ag’s Ratings On Review For Upgrade, Maintains Stable Outlook On Credit Suisse Group Ag

M Holdings Securities Inc increased its stake in Facebook Inc Cl A (FB) by 42.68% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. M Holdings Securities Inc bought 5,792 shares as the company’s stock declined 13.60% with the market. The institutional investor held 19,363 shares of the technology company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $3.18M, up from 13,571 at the end of the previous reported quarter. M Holdings Securities Inc who had been investing in Facebook Inc Cl A for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $414.40 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.02% or $0.03 during the last trading session, reaching $144.2. About 15.98M shares traded. Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) has declined 21.26% since January 10, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 21.26% the S&P500. Some Historical FB News: 23/03/2018 – Germany Raises Pressure on Facebook on Data Privacy Rules; 03/04/2018 – FB CITES PAGES CONTROLLED BY RUSSIA’S INTERNET RESEARCH AGENCY; 15/03/2018 – CMO Today: Publishers Wary of Facebook News Video Push; NBC News Considers Streaming Service; Disney Reshuffle; 07/03/2018 – Georgia DOED: Facebook to invest $750 million in Stanton Springs data center; 04/04/2018 – KATU News: #BREAKING: Facebook says tens of millions more people might have been exposed in the Cambridge Analytica privacy sc; 06/03/2018 – YouTube & Facebook Sensations, BBQ Pit Boys, Partner With Camerons Products In An Effort To Bring Grilling Products To Mass Retailers; 22/05/2018 – A LARGE PERCENT OF EUROPEANS HAVE ALREADY GONE THROUGH GDPR FLOWS ON FACEBOOK-ZUCKERBERG; 08/05/2018 – Facebook has to take privacy more seriously, so it created a new team focused on building privacy products; 22/03/2018 – Silicon Valley Business Journal: EXCLUSIVE: Facebook, Google and Amazon in talks to lease Park Tower, one of S.F.’s last empty; 16/04/2018 – New York Post: Exclusive: It’s really simple to skirt Facebook’s new privacy rules

Among 12 analysts covering UBS AG (NYSE:UBS), 6 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. UBS AG had 21 analyst reports since September 15, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was upgraded by RBC Capital Markets to “Sector Perform” on Wednesday, October 5. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Friday, May 13 by Societe Generale. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, October 7 by Bank of America. The stock of UBS Group AG (NYSE:UBS) has “Sector Perform” rating given on Wednesday, February 3 by RBC Capital Markets. The rating was downgraded by Kepler Cheuvreux to “Hold” on Tuesday, February 9. The firm has “Underperform” rating given on Tuesday, June 28 by RBC Capital Markets. The company was upgraded on Tuesday, December 6 by Morgan Stanley. The stock of UBS Group AG (NYSE:UBS) earned “Neutral” rating by Nomura on Thursday, September 17. The stock has “Buy” rating by Bank of America on Friday, November 10. The stock of UBS Group AG (NYSE:UBS) has “Neutral” rating given on Monday, September 19 by Credit Suisse.

Gator Capital Management Llc, which manages about $113.87M and $95.91 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Suntrust Bks Inc (NYSE:STI) by 6,686 shares to 59,823 shares, valued at $4.00M in 2018Q3, according to the filing.

More notable recent UBS Group AG (NYSE:UBS) news were published by: Streetinsider.com which released: “UBS AG (UBSG:SW) (UBS) PT Lowered to CHF14 at Deutsche Bank – StreetInsider.com” on January 03, 2019, also Bloomberg.com with their article: “Brokers Form New Stock Market to Take on NYSE, Nasdaq, Cboe – Bloomberg” published on January 07, 2019, Businesswire.com published: “John Robertshaw, Co-Founder & Chairman of iCapital and Former Vice Chairman of Credit Suisse Securities USA, Joins Star Mountain as a Senior Advisor – Business Wire” on January 09, 2019. More interesting news about UBS Group AG (NYSE:UBS) were released by: Businesswire.com and their article: “Paige Hicks Appointed Branch Manager of UBS Financial Services Inc. Fort Worth Office – Business Wire” published on January 07, 2019 as well as Benzinga.com‘s news article titled: “Benzinga’s Top Upgrades, Downgrades For January 10, 2019 – Benzinga” with publication date: January 10, 2019.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.13 in 2018 Q3. Its up 0.04, from 1.09 in 2018Q2. It is positive, as 123 investors sold FB shares while 598 reduced holdings. 154 funds opened positions while 661 raised stakes. 1.61 billion shares or 3.39% less from 1.66 billion shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Motley Fool Wealth Mgmt Ltd Llc accumulated 138,837 shares. Aviva Public Limited Liability invested 1.16% in Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB). The Connecticut-based Founders Mngmt Lc has invested 0.11% in Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB). World Asset Mgmt owns 162,962 shares. Retirement Sys Of Alabama holds 1.35M shares. Guild Management reported 20,576 shares. Moody Natl Bank Tru Division has invested 0.64% of its portfolio in Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB). Boyd Watterson Asset Mngmt Limited Liability Company Oh owns 0.37% invested in Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) for 3,891 shares. Forbes J M & Commerce Llp has invested 1.64% in Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB). Td Mgmt Llc has 660 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. Estabrook Cap Mngmt has 430 shares. Oregon Pub Employees Retirement Fund accumulated 505,199 shares or 1.14% of the stock. Signature Finance Management has invested 0.07% in Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB). Schmidt P J Investment Mngmt has invested 0.48% of its portfolio in Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB). North Point Managers Corporation Oh reported 72,214 shares.

Since July 11, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 62 insider sales for $1.13 billion activity. Shares for $132,075 were sold by Stretch Colin. Zuckerberg Mark also sold $23.76 million worth of Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) on Wednesday, August 1. Another trade for 38,185 shares valued at $5.19 million was made by Schroepfer Michael Todd on Wednesday, November 21. $8.41M worth of stock was sold by Sandberg Sheryl on Tuesday, October 23. Cox Christopher K had sold 5,300 shares worth $907,786 on Tuesday, September 4. On Tuesday, November 27 Taylor Susan J.S. sold $308,017 worth of Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) or 2,268 shares.

Among 57 analysts covering Facebook (NASDAQ:FB), 48 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 84% are positive. Facebook had 310 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Thursday, February 1 the stock rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with “Hold”. Oppenheimer maintained Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) on Thursday, July 30 with “Outperform” rating. The company was maintained on Thursday, April 28 by Canaccord Genuity. The company was maintained on Thursday, April 28 by Credit Suisse. The rating was maintained by Raymond James with “Outperform” on Wednesday, October 31. The stock of Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, August 27 by Cantor Fitzgerald. On Monday, March 26 the stock rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity with “Buy”. The rating was maintained by Susquehanna on Thursday, February 1 with “Buy”. Jefferies maintained Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) rating on Thursday, November 3. Jefferies has “Buy” rating and $170 target. As per Thursday, January 28, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies.

More notable recent Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “Facebook (FB) Gains As Market Dips: What You Should Know – Nasdaq” on December 20, 2018, also Investorplace.com with their article: “Intel Stock: New Tech Products, Old Tech Valuation – Investorplace.com” published on January 09, 2019, Nasdaq.com published: “Implied Volatility Surging for Facebook (FB) Stock Options – Nasdaq” on December 27, 2018. More interesting news about Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Crash Protection Kicks In For Facebook – Seeking Alpha” published on December 24, 2018 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “Nasdaq 100 Movers: MELI, FB – Nasdaq” with publication date: December 24, 2018.

M Holdings Securities Inc, which manages about $733.83 million and $381.72 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Lowes Cos Inc Com (NYSE:LOW) by 2,687 shares to 6,975 shares, valued at $801,000 in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Vanguard Bd Index Fds Vanguard Total Bd Market Etf (BND) by 37,325 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 15,500 shares, and cut its stake in Johnson & Johnson Com (NYSE:JNJ).

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