Argyle Capital Management Holding in General Electric Co (GE) Has Decreased by $431,893; Newtyn Management Increased Exact Sciences (EXAS) Stake by $20.09 Million as Market Value Rose

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Argyle Capital Management Inc decreased its stake in General Electric Co (GE) by 38.91% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Argyle Capital Management Inc sold 61,699 shares as the company’s stock rose 39.52% with the market. The institutional investor held 96,862 shares of the consumer electronics and appliances company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $733,000, down from 158,561 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Argyle Capital Management Inc who had been investing in General Electric Co for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $86.70B market cap company. The stock decreased 3.30% or $0.34 during the last trading session, reaching $9.96. About 189.19 million shares traded or 55.67% up from the average. General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) has declined 22.98% since March 17, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 27.35% the S&P500. Some Historical GE News: 20/04/2018 – General Electric 1Q-End Industrial Backlog $372.3B, Up 7%; 28/03/2018 – GE Gets a Warren Buffet Boost (Video); 22/05/2018 – REFILE-EXCLUSIVE-GE seeking to shed troubled insurance business; 13/04/2018 – More delays in GE power plants a worry for Pakistan’s ruling party; 22/05/2018 – GE remains well short of a healthy balance sheet, and may need to cut its quarterly dividend payout, according to JP Morgan; 07/03/2018 – GENERAL ELECTRIC CO GE.N : DEUTSCHE BANK SAYS RISING METAL INPUT COSTS REDUCES THE ATTRACTIVENESS OF GE’S RAIL BUSINESS TO A POTENTIAL BUYER; 20/03/2018 – YPF SAYS GE BOUGHT 24.99% STAKE IN ENERGY UNIT; 07/03/2018 – “Mad Money” host Jim Cramer talks General Electric and sell-off threats in a strategy session with callers; 02/04/2018 – GE to Sell Health IT Assets in $1 Billion Private-Equity Deal; 10/04/2018 – UGANDA AWARDS REFINERY DEAL TO GE-LED GROUP: MUSEVENI

Newtyn Management Llc increased its stake in Exact Sciences Corp (EXAS) by 212.55% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Newtyn Management Llc bought 318,828 shares as the company’s stock rose 16.38% with the market. The hedge fund held 468,828 shares of the commercial physical & biological resarch company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $29.58M, up from 150,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Newtyn Management Llc who had been investing in Exact Sciences Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $11.97B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.99% or $0.95 during the last trading session, reaching $95.2. About 1.25 million shares traded. Exact Sciences Corporation (NASDAQ:EXAS) has risen 103.11% since March 17, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 98.74% the S&P500. Some Historical EXAS News: 03/05/2018 – Vince Lombardi Cancer Foundation and Exact Sciences Team Up to Fight Colon Cancer; 26/04/2018 – Exact Sciences Closes Above 50-Day Moving Average: Technicals; 19/03/2018 – Harry Connick Jr. Is No Oprah Winfrey. Just Ask Exact Sciences; 06/03/2018 Mayo Clinic’s Dr. Paul Limburg to join Exact Sciences medical leadership; 23/04/2018 – DJ Exact Sciences Corporation, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (EXAS); 01/05/2018 – Exact Sciences to participate in two investor conferences during May; 06/03/2018 – Exact Sciences Names Paul Limburg Co-Chief Medical Officer; 03/04/2018 – ColoGuard to Provide Industry City Tenants with Ready Access to More Than 30 Networks; 26/04/2018 – EXACT Sciences Sees 2018 Rev $420M-$430M; 26/04/2018 – EXACT Sciences 1Q Rev $90.3M

Analysts await General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) to report earnings on April, 19. They expect $0.11 earnings per share, down 31.25% or $0.05 from last year’s $0.16 per share. GE’s profit will be $957.56M for 22.64 P/E if the $0.11 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.17 actual earnings per share reported by General Electric Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -35.29% negative EPS growth.

Argyle Capital Management Inc, which manages about $252.92 million and $236.14M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Pnc Finl Svcs Group Inc (NYSE:PNC) by 8,800 shares to 14,816 shares, valued at $1.73 million in 2018Q4, according to the filing.

More notable recent General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “General Electric’s Crown Jewel Soaring Higher – Seeking Alpha” on February 21, 2019, also Investorplace.com with their article: “5 Top Stock Trades for Wednesday: GE, Aurora Cannabis, Target Earnings – Investorplace.com” published on March 05, 2019, Seekingalpha.com published: “General Electric: Potential To Double Your Money – Seeking Alpha” on March 08, 2019. More interesting news about General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) were released by: Benzinga.com and their article: “Benzinga’s Bulls & Bears Of The Week: Boeing (NYSE:BA), GameStop (NASDAQ:GME), GE (NYSE:GE), Tesla (NASDAQ:TLSA) And More – Benzinga” published on March 09, 2019 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “NIO, GE and WLTW among premarket losers – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: March 06, 2019.

Since November 1, 2018, it had 3 buys, and 0 selling transactions for $2.78 million activity. The insider DSOUZA FRANCISCO bought $499,200. On Thursday, November 1 the insider CULP H LAWRENCE JR bought $2.19 million.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.5 in Q4 2018. Its down 0.06, from 0.56 in 2018Q3. It turned negative, as 148 investors sold GE shares while 738 reduced holdings. 143 funds opened positions while 301 raised stakes. 4.80 billion shares or 5.74% more from 4.54 billion shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Beach Invest Counsel Pa owns 60,545 shares. Cobblestone Cap Advsr Limited Liability Co owns 367,912 shares. Nottingham Advsrs Inc has invested 0.04% in General Electric Company (NYSE:GE). Enterprise Financial Serv Corp owns 0.3% invested in General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) for 62,181 shares. D Scott Neal reported 0.06% stake. Kwmg Ltd Liability Corp holds 0% or 1,357 shares in its portfolio. St Germain D J Co holds 0.79% or 874,132 shares in its portfolio. Wealthcare Capital Mgmt Limited Liability holds 922 shares. Staley Capital Advisers Inc holds 0.02% or 32,235 shares in its portfolio. Princeton Portfolio Strategies Grp Inc Ltd Liability Co invested 0.31% in General Electric Company (NYSE:GE). Virtu Financial Limited Liability Com stated it has 440,515 shares or 0.18% of all its holdings. Guyasuta Investment accumulated 172,969 shares. 1.39M were reported by Cs Mckee L P. Kcm Investment Advsr Ltd has invested 0.04% in General Electric Company (NYSE:GE). River Mercantile Asset Management Llp has 1.12 million shares.

More notable recent Exact Sciences Corporation (NASDAQ:EXAS) news were published by: Benzinga.com which released: “25 Stocks Moving In Tuesday’s Pre-Market Session – Benzinga” on February 26, 2019, also Benzinga.com with their article: “Benzinga’s Top Upgrades, Downgrades For February 26, 2019 – Benzinga” published on February 26, 2019, Nasdaq.com published: “Look Under The Hood: IWB Has 10% Upside – Nasdaq” on March 07, 2019. More interesting news about Exact Sciences Corporation (NASDAQ:EXAS) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Medical And Genetic Test Kits Sales Are Booming – Seeking Alpha” published on March 12, 2019 as well as Bizjournals.com‘s news article titled: “Cologuard maker Exact Sciences sees 71% increase in revenue – Milwaukee Business Journal” with publication date: February 21, 2019.

Newtyn Management Llc, which manages about $728.74 million and $511.36 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Liberty Media Corp Delaware by 89,847 shares to 365,000 shares, valued at $13.43M in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Spectrum Brands Hldgs Inc Ne by 155,000 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 249,937 shares, and cut its stake in Altaba Inc.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.8 in Q4 2018. Its down 0.35, from 1.15 in 2018Q3. It turned negative, as 47 investors sold EXAS shares while 105 reduced holdings. 52 funds opened positions while 69 raised stakes. 105.85 million shares or 0.73% less from 106.63 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Redwood Lc reported 0.7% stake. California State Teachers Retirement Sys reported 188,503 shares or 0.03% of all its holdings. Sei Investments Com holds 0.02% of its portfolio in Exact Sciences Corporation (NASDAQ:EXAS) for 69,100 shares. King Luther has 7,260 shares. Biondo Invest Advsrs Ltd owns 159,325 shares or 3.03% of their US portfolio. Metropolitan Life Ins Co New York reported 0.01% of its portfolio in Exact Sciences Corporation (NASDAQ:EXAS). Nomura Holdings stated it has 18,690 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Walleye Trading Ltd Liability Corporation holds 66,984 shares. Citigroup has 1.09M shares. Skylands Cap Lc has 0.28% invested in Exact Sciences Corporation (NASDAQ:EXAS) for 27,235 shares. Artemis Invest Management Ltd Liability Partnership stated it has 100,395 shares or 0.08% of all its holdings. Glenmede Commerce Na reported 0% of its portfolio in Exact Sciences Corporation (NASDAQ:EXAS). Illinois-based Css Ltd Liability Il has invested 0.05% in Exact Sciences Corporation (NASDAQ:EXAS). Marshall Wace Llp stated it has 6,964 shares. New York State Common Retirement Fund owns 588,679 shares or 0.05% of their US portfolio.

Since September 30, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 8 selling transactions for $58.02 million activity. 90,909 shares were sold by Elliott Jeffrey Thomas, worth $7.17M. Another trade for 58,000 shares valued at $4.02M was made by LIDGARD GRAHAM PETER on Monday, October 8. The insider Conroy Kevin T sold $24.74 million.

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