As Travelers Companies (TRV) Share Price Rose, Holder Bsw Wealth Partners Upped Its Holding; Semper Augustus Investments Group Decreased Its U S G (USG) Stake by $743,904

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Bsw Wealth Partners increased its stake in Travelers Companies Inc (TRV) by 361.35% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Bsw Wealth Partners bought 5,460 shares as the company’s stock rose 1.11% with the market. The institutional investor held 6,971 shares of the finance company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $835,000, up from 1,511 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Bsw Wealth Partners who had been investing in Travelers Companies Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $35.05 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.05% or $0.06 during the last trading session, reaching $133.06. About 977,323 shares traded. The Travelers Companies, Inc. (NYSE:TRV) has declined 4.91% since March 15, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 9.28% the S&P500. Some Historical TRV News: 28/03/2018 – Royole Moon 3D Mobile Theater Gives Spring Breakers and Travelers Immersive Excitement, Thrills, and Fun; 24/04/2018 – TRAVELERS COMPANIES INC TRV.N – BOARD DECLARED 7 PCT INCREASE IN COMPANY’S REGULAR QUARTERLY CASH DIVIDEND TO $0.77 PER SHARE; 07/03/2018 – New York’s Heavy, Wet Snow Snarls Commuters, Travelers Alike; 07/05/2018 – Travelers Names Abbe Goldstein Head of Investor Relations; 01/05/2018 – TCS World Travel Wins AFAR Travelers’ Choice Award for Best Over-the-Top Experience; 19/04/2018 – Exclusive Experiences Rank Highest with Luxury Travelers According to New Survey; 15/03/2018 – Distracted on Vacation? Alamo Rent A Car’s Annual Survey Shows Work and Social Media Pressures Affecting Family Travelers; 09/05/2018 – U.S. Customs and Border Protection Awards Contract to Unisys to Help Agency Assess Potential Threats from Travelers and Cargo C; 16/05/2018 – Bleisure Travelers are Hungry for Sunshine, Sightseeing, and Cuisine; 25/05/2018 – Record Number of Summer Travelers Will Find Hot Deals and Cool Treats at Dallas Fort Worth International Airport

Semper Augustus Investments Group Llc decreased its stake in U S G Corp (USG) by 11.97% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Semper Augustus Investments Group Llc sold 17,712 shares as the company’s stock rose 0.19% with the market. The hedge fund held 130,280 shares of the building materials company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $5.56 million, down from 147,992 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Semper Augustus Investments Group Llc who had been investing in U S G Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $6.04B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.05% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $43.1. About 521,526 shares traded. USG Corporation (NYSE:USG) has risen 34.19% since March 15, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 29.82% the S&P500. Some Historical USG News: 08/03/2018 – USG CORP SEES NO U.S. FEDERAL CASH TAXES’18-’20 ON NOLS,CREDITS; 07/05/2018 – KNAUF – ON MAY 4, GEBR. KNAUF KG, USG ENTERED CONFIDENTIALITY AGREEMENT PURSUANT TO WHICH USG AGREED TO GIVE CERTAIN NON-PUBLIC INFORMATION TO KNAUF; 10/04/2018 – Knauf Urges Shareholders of Berkshire-Backed USG to Accept Offer; 12/04/2018 – Buffett’s Berkshire will oppose USG board nominees after Knauf bid; 26/03/2018 – USG Rejects Gebr. Knauf’s Unsolicited Buyout Bid — MarketWatch; 26/03/2018 – Knauf re-engaged USG over $6.6bn takeover; 26/03/2018 – Berkshire Hathaway: Gebr. Knauf Submits Non-Binding Proposal to Buy USG for $42/Share; 12/04/2018 – USG Board Sends Letter to Stockholders Urging Them to Vote for the election of Its Independent Directors; 26/03/2018 – Berkshire Hathaway: Knauf Option Would Only Be Exercisable With Full USG Takeover; 02/04/2018 – COMSTOCK RESOURCES – ON MARCH 29 UNIT ENTERED INTO PURCHASE AND SALE AGREEMENT WITH USG PROPERTIES AUSTIN CHALK l, LLC

More notable recent The Travelers Companies, Inc. (NYSE:TRV) news were published by: Investorplace.com which released: “7 Dow Jones Stocks to Buy – Investorplace.com” on March 06, 2019, also Businesswire.com with their article: “Travelers Institute to Tackle Distracted Driving, Cybersecurity, Severe Weather and More in 2019 – Business Wire” published on February 13, 2019, Investorplace.com published: “5 Warren Buffett Stocks You Can’t Go Wrong With – Investorplace.com” on March 08, 2019. More interesting news about The Travelers Companies, Inc. (NYSE:TRV) were released by: Gurufocus.com and their article: “Feb 14, 2019 – The Travelers Companies Inc (TRV) Files 10-K for the Fiscal Year Ended on December 31, 2018 – GuruFocus.com” published on February 14, 2019 as well as Businesswire.com‘s news article titled: “Travelers Announces Paying It Forward Savings Program to Help Employees Save for Retirement While Tackling Student Debt – Business Wire” with publication date: February 25, 2019.

Bsw Wealth Partners, which manages about $804.68M and $264.75M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Unilever N V N Y Shs New (NYSE:UN) by 6,518 shares to 182 shares, valued at $10,000 in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Nushares Etf Tr Esg Small Cap by 78,134 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 26,174 shares, and cut its stake in Invesco Qqq Trust.

More recent USG Corporation (NYSE:USG) news were published by: Businesswire.com which released: “USG Corporation Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2018 Results – Business Wire” on February 14, 2019. Also Streetinsider.com published the news titled: “Buffett’s Berkshire Enters Red Hat (RHT), Suncor (SU); Adds BofA (BAC), JP Morgan (JPM); Lowers Apple (AAPL), Liquidates Oracle (ORCL) – 13F (more…) – StreetInsider.com” on February 14, 2019. Benzinga.com‘s news article titled: “Earnings Scheduled For February 14, 2019 – Benzinga” with publication date: February 14, 2019 was also an interesting one.

Since October 15, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 4 selling transactions for $5.35 million activity. Another trade for 32,652 shares valued at $1.39 million was sold by Scanlon Jennifer F.. HILZINGER MATTHEW F sold $1.08 million worth of stock.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.86 in 2018 Q4. Its up 0.13, from 0.73 in 2018Q3. It increased, as 23 investors sold USG shares while 64 reduced holdings. 26 funds opened positions while 49 raised stakes. 102.43 million shares or 2.96% less from 105.56 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Moreover, Stifel has 0.01% invested in USG Corporation (NYSE:USG). Westpac Banking Corporation owns 48,945 shares. Ubs Asset Management Americas has invested 0% of its portfolio in USG Corporation (NYSE:USG). Charles Schwab Invest Mngmt accumulated 0.02% or 620,242 shares. Utah Retirement System accumulated 15,100 shares. Signaturefd Ltd stated it has 0% in USG Corporation (NYSE:USG). Citigroup Inc invested in 0% or 56,179 shares. Capital Advsr Ltd Ltd Liability Company holds 0.02% or 1,716 shares in its portfolio. Tiaa Cref Inv Management reported 0% stake. Raymond James Fin Services Advsr invested 0.01% of its portfolio in USG Corporation (NYSE:USG). 6,031 are held by Gideon Cap Advsr. The New York-based M&T Bankshares has invested 0% in USG Corporation (NYSE:USG). Paloma Prns Mngmt Co reported 0.26% of its portfolio in USG Corporation (NYSE:USG). First Hawaiian Bancshares invested 0.04% in USG Corporation (NYSE:USG). Moreover, Karpas Strategies Lc has 1.58% invested in USG Corporation (NYSE:USG).

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