Violich Capital Management Has Trimmed Its Position in Agnico (AEM) by $445,800; As Littelfuse (LFUS) Valuation Rose, Pier Capital Decreased Its Holding

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Pier Capital Llc decreased its stake in Littelfuse Inc (LFUS) by 12.16% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Pier Capital Llc sold 4,623 shares as the company’s stock rose 4.07% with the market. The institutional investor held 33,399 shares of the consumer durables company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $5.73M, down from 38,022 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Pier Capital Llc who had been investing in Littelfuse Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $4.79B market cap company. The stock increased 0.25% or $0.49 during the last trading session, reaching $193.85. About 27,267 shares traded. Littelfuse, Inc. (NASDAQ:LFUS) has declined 7.14% since March 6, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 11.51% the S&P500. Some Historical LFUS News: 02/05/2018 – Littelfuse 1Q Net $36M; 02/05/2018 – Littelfuse Sees FY18 Adj Effective Tax Rate 18%-21%; 02/05/2018 – Littelfuse Sees 2Q Adj EPS $2.39-Adj EPS $2.53; 30/05/2018 – Littelfuse Presenting at Cowen Conference Tomorrow; 01/05/2018 – Littelfuse Presenting at Cowen Conference May 31; 02/05/2018 – Littelfuse 1Q Adj EPS $2.39; 24/05/2018 – Littelfuse Honored by TTI with Supplier Excellence Award; 02/05/2018 – Littelfuse 1Q EPS $1.45; 03/04/2018 – Investor Expectations to Drive Momentum within Horizon Bancorp (IN), Allegiant Travel, Littelfuse, Dova Pharmaceuticals, BOK Fi; 02/05/2018 – LITTELFUSE 1Q ADJ EPS $2.39, EST. $1.81

Violich Capital Management Inc decreased its stake in Agnico (AEM) by 30.85% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Violich Capital Management Inc sold 11,145 shares as the company’s stock rose 19.81% with the market. The institutional investor held 24,980 shares of the precious metals company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $1.01 million, down from 36,125 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Violich Capital Management Inc who had been investing in Agnico for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $9.75 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 1.60% or $0.68 during the last trading session, reaching $41.94. About 368,473 shares traded. Agnico Eagle Mines Limited (NYSE:AEM) has risen 9.98% since March 6, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 5.61% the S&P500. Some Historical AEM News: 26/04/2018 – AGNICO EAGLE MINES LTD – MONETIZING NON-CORE ASSETS, THAT INCLUDE WEST PEQUOP JV, SUMMIT AND PQX PROPERTIES IN NEVADA; 26/04/2018 – Canadian Miner Agnico to divest cobalt assets, sells gold interests; 26/04/2018 – Agnico Eagle Mines 1Q Adj EPS 15c; 26/04/2018 – AGNICO EAGLE MINES LTD – ENTERED INTO AN DEAL WITH A UNIT OF NEWMONT MINING CORP; 30/04/2018 – Agnico Eagle Mines: Each of 10 Nominees Elected as Directors; 26/04/2018 – AGNICO EAGLE MINES 1Q REV. $578.4M, EST. $542.0M; 26/03/2018 – Agnico Eagle Mines Closes Above 50-Day Moving Average; 22/03/2018 – P?yry awarded EPCM services assignment for expansion investment of Agnico Eagle Finland gold mine in Kittil?, Finland; 26/04/2018 – Agnico Eagle Mines 1Q Rev $578.4M; 05/04/2018 – AEM HOLDINGS – PROFIT GUIDANCE FOR FY2018 REMAINS UNCHANGED

More notable recent Littelfuse, Inc. (NASDAQ:LFUS) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “Ex-Dividend Reminder: Littelfuse, Fortive Corp and AVX Corp. – Nasdaq” on February 19, 2019, also Benzinga.com with their article: “Longbow Upgrades Littelfuse On Long-Term Growth Profile (NASDAQ:LFUS) – Benzinga” published on January 31, 2019, Nasdaq.com published: “Commit To Purchase Littelfuse At $160, Earn 4.6% Annualized Using Options – Nasdaq” on March 04, 2019. More interesting news about Littelfuse, Inc. (NASDAQ:LFUS) were released by: Gurufocus.com and their article: “John Rogers Adds to Philip Morris, Stericycle – GuruFocus.com” published on February 19, 2019 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “Littelfuse (LFUS) Q4 Earnings and Revenues Miss Estimates – Nasdaq” with publication date: January 30, 2019.

Analysts await Littelfuse, Inc. (NASDAQ:LFUS) to report earnings on May, 1. They expect $1.93 EPS, down 19.25% or $0.46 from last year’s $2.39 per share. LFUS’s profit will be $47.68M for 25.11 P/E if the $1.93 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.87 actual EPS reported by Littelfuse, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 3.21% EPS growth.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.95 in 2018 Q4. Its down 0.30, from 1.25 in 2018Q3. It fall, as 43 investors sold LFUS shares while 86 reduced holdings. 41 funds opened positions while 82 raised stakes. 24.63 million shares or 7.79% more from 22.85 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Etrade Capital Mngmt Llc stated it has 1,774 shares. Moreover, Alliancebernstein LP has 0.08% invested in Littelfuse, Inc. (NASDAQ:LFUS) for 605,106 shares. Lazard Asset Lc invested 0% of its portfolio in Littelfuse, Inc. (NASDAQ:LFUS). The Maryland-based Brown Advisory has invested 0.12% in Littelfuse, Inc. (NASDAQ:LFUS). Alpine Woods Cap Investors Limited Liability Corp invested 0.48% of its portfolio in Littelfuse, Inc. (NASDAQ:LFUS). Numerixs Invest reported 100 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Brown Brothers Harriman & Co reported 0% in Littelfuse, Inc. (NASDAQ:LFUS). Pier Cap Limited Liability Company, Connecticut-based fund reported 33,399 shares. Oppenheimer And stated it has 0.01% in Littelfuse, Inc. (NASDAQ:LFUS). Vanguard Gru reported 2.21 million shares. First Personal Financial Services reported 89 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Lord Abbett And Limited Liability Com reported 0.21% of its portfolio in Littelfuse, Inc. (NASDAQ:LFUS). Amalgamated Comml Bank holds 5,493 shares. Congress Asset Mngmt Ma reported 370,160 shares or 0.95% of all its holdings. Tiaa Cref Investment Mngmt Limited Com has 92,435 shares.

Pier Capital Llc, which manages about $503.88M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in First Merchants Corp (NASDAQ:FRME) by 33,652 shares to 220,275 shares, valued at $7.55 million in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Saia Inc (NASDAQ:SAIA) by 8,335 shares in the quarter, for a total of 115,084 shares, and has risen its stake in Yext Inc.

Since February 5, 2019, it had 0 insider buys, and 2 insider sales for $136,663 activity. NOGLOWS WILLIAM P also sold $105,485 worth of Littelfuse, Inc. (NASDAQ:LFUS) on Tuesday, February 5.

Violich Capital Management Inc, which manages about $374.82 million and $352.39M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Cvs Health Corp (NYSE:CVS) by 50,469 shares to 209,624 shares, valued at $13.74 million in 2018Q4, according to the filing.

More notable recent Agnico Eagle Mines Limited (NYSE:AEM) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Agnico Eagle Mines: Will The Premium Hold This Time? – Seeking Alpha” on September 03, 2018, also Investorplace.com with their article: “Bet On Gold Stocks as the M&A Love Triangle Gets Interesting – Investorplace.com” published on February 27, 2019, Gurufocus.com published: “Van Eck Associates Modifies Its Holdings in Precious Metal Producers – GuruFocus.com” on February 12, 2019. More interesting news about Agnico Eagle Mines Limited (NYSE:AEM) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Agnico-Eagle Mines -3% following wide Q2 earnings miss – Seeking Alpha” published on July 25, 2018 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Interested In Dividend-Paying Precious Metals Stocks? Here Are A Few Picks – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: November 28, 2018.

Analysts await Agnico Eagle Mines Limited (NYSE:AEM) to report earnings on April, 25. They expect $0.09 EPS, down 40.00% or $0.06 from last year’s $0.15 per share. AEM’s profit will be $20.92M for 116.50 P/E if the $0.09 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.14 actual EPS reported by Agnico Eagle Mines Limited for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -35.71% negative EPS growth.

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