Cna Financial Has Increased Position in Western Digital (WDC) by $3.60 Million as Stock Price Rose; Schmidt P J Investment Management Has Boosted Its Apple (AAPL) Position by $425,156

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Schmidt P J Investment Management Inc increased its stake in Apple Inc (AAPL) by 4.81% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Schmidt P J Investment Management Inc bought 2,708 shares as the company’s stock declined 2.81% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 58,975 shares of the computer manufacturing company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $9.30 million, up from 56,267 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Schmidt P J Investment Management Inc who had been investing in Apple Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $877.61B market cap company. The stock increased 1.30% or $2.39 during the last trading session, reaching $186.12. About 39.04 million shares traded or 12.59% up from the average. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has risen 0.49% since March 17, 2018 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 3.88% the S&P500. Some Historical AAPL News: 09/05/2018 – Apple Is Said to Plan Selling Video Subscriptions Through TV App; 13/03/2018 – Apple Says WWDC Event To Kick Off June 4 In San Jose — MarketWatch; 02/05/2018 – Apple posted some of its strongest growth in one of its toughest geographic regions: China; 01/05/2018 – Bloomberg Baystate Business: Airbnb, Apple, Skyscrapers; 25/04/2018 – TRUMP MEETING W/ APPLE’S COOK HAS ENDED: WHITE HOUSE OFFICIAL; 23/03/2018 – Co.Exist: Sources: Apple to introduce new low-cost iPads at event next week; 11/04/2018 – Gartner: HP Had 20.8% Market Share in 1Q, Followed by Lenovo at 20%, Then Dell, Apple, Asus and Acer; 25/04/2018 – Apple represents 35 to 40 percent of Skyworks’ sales, according to the firm; 14/05/2018 – APPLE ISSUES UPDATE ON ITS SYSTEM STATUS PAGE; 16/03/2018 – Apple Spreading Augmented Reality, Says Rosenblatt; HomePod Struggles — Barron’s Blog

Cna Financial Corp increased its stake in Western Digital Corp (WDC) by 105.26% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Cna Financial Corp bought 100,000 shares as the company’s stock rose 9.26% with the market. The institutional investor held 195,000 shares of the electronic components company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $7.21M, up from 95,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Cna Financial Corp who had been investing in Western Digital Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $13.99B market cap company. The stock increased 1.09% or $0.52 during the last trading session, reaching $48.1. About 12.03 million shares traded or 60.64% up from the average. Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) has declined 39.72% since March 17, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 44.09% the S&P500. Some Historical WDC News: 26/04/2018 – WESTERN DIGITAL 3Q NET REV. $5.0B, EST. $4.93B; 28/03/2018 – Western Digital vs. Seagate: Battle Royale of ‘HAMR’ Against ‘MAMR’ — Barron’s Blog; 05/04/2018 – Western Digital Ups the Game with Powerful New Gaming SSD with NVMe Performance; 09/03/2018 – Toshiba expects to complete chip unit sale by June at latest – exec; 10/05/2018 – Western Digital to Participate at Investor Conference; 18/04/2018 – Western Digital Continues to Drive Capacity and Improve TCO for Cloud and Enterprise Data Centers; 13/03/2018 – Tech Today: Wither Broadcom? Bully for Western Dig, Nutanix’s Bright Prospects — Barron’s Blog; 03/04/2018 – Western Digital Enables the Evolution of Modern Workflows at NAB 2018; 16/03/2018 – Western Dig: Get Set for NAND Supply Tightness, Says Baird — Barron’s Blog; 26/04/2018 – Western Digital quarterly revenue rises 7.8 pct

More notable recent Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “Apple (AAPL) Gains But Lags Market: What You Should Know – Nasdaq” on March 13, 2019, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “Noteworthy ETF Outflows: QQQ, MSFT, AAPL, INTC – Nasdaq” published on March 13, 2019, Nasdaq.com published: “Technology Sector Update for 02/28/2019: ESTC,AAPL,DAVA – Nasdaq” on February 28, 2019. More interesting news about Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Apple: The Trade Peace Dividend – Seeking Alpha” published on March 08, 2019 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “Apple Just Scored the $1 Billion It Was Asking for – Nasdaq” with publication date: March 15, 2019.

Since November 19, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 sales for $902,607 activity. KONDO CHRIS also sold $647,520 worth of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) shares.

Schmidt P J Investment Management Inc, which manages about $434.11 million and $304.69 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Analog Devices Inc (NASDAQ:ADI) by 9,414 shares to 32,701 shares, valued at $2.81 million in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Check Point Software Tech Ltd (NASDAQ:CHKP) by 6,814 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 18,670 shares, and cut its stake in Schlumberger Ltd (NYSE:SLB).

Investors sentiment increased to 0.97 in Q4 2018. Its up 0.30, from 0.67 in 2018Q3. It is positive, as 82 investors sold AAPL shares while 860 reduced holdings. 159 funds opened positions while 756 raised stakes. 2.83 billion shares or 5.50% more from 2.68 billion shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Regal Advsrs Limited reported 34,405 shares. Bar Harbor Tru Serv has invested 0.73% in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL). Rdl Financial Inc stated it has 21,455 shares. Johnson Grp holds 87,009 shares. Lakeview Cap Lc invested in 3.09% or 26,942 shares. Bancshares Hapoalim Bm invested in 1.63% or 32,159 shares. Covington Investment Advsr Inc reported 33,133 shares stake. Welch & Forbes Lc owns 2.53% invested in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) for 569,712 shares. Tiemann Invest Limited Liability Corp reported 28,092 shares stake. Bridgecreek Invest Mgmt Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 86,764 shares or 3.65% of its portfolio. Lucas Capital holds 31,725 shares or 6.59% of its portfolio. Roof Eidam Maycock Adv has 22,032 shares for 1.68% of their portfolio. At Bancshares has invested 0.74% of its portfolio in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL). Burke Herbert Retail Bank Communication owns 18,956 shares or 2.95% of their US portfolio. Private Ocean invested 0.15% in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL).

Cna Financial Corp, which manages about $463.50 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Royal Dutch Shell Pl by 6,429 shares to 33,014 shares, valued at $1.92 million in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Travelers Companies (NYSE:TRV) by 10,400 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 22,600 shares, and cut its stake in Pfizer Inc (NYSE:PFE).

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.75 in 2018 Q4. Its down 0.35, from 1.1 in 2018Q3. It dived, as 92 investors sold WDC shares while 198 reduced holdings. 66 funds opened positions while 151 raised stakes. 246.93 million shares or 5.05% more from 235.05 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Alpha Cubed Invs Limited Liability invested in 7,368 shares. Amica Pension Fund Board Of Trustees has 0.06% invested in Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC). Pinnacle Associate Ltd reported 47,835 shares or 0.05% of all its holdings. Qs Investors Limited Liability Com accumulated 14,456 shares. State Of Alaska Department Of Revenue holds 0.03% or 48,629 shares. Burney accumulated 6,003 shares. Etrade Management Limited Company accumulated 19,367 shares or 0.02% of the stock. Zebra Cap Mgmt Ltd Liability Com stated it has 11,387 shares or 0.26% of all its holdings. Cibc Asset Inc holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) for 41,955 shares. 1.45M are owned by State Of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D. Regentatlantic Limited Com holds 36,491 shares or 0.11% of its portfolio. Assetmark has invested 0% in Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC). Gargoyle Investment Advisor Ltd Liability Corporation holds 29,853 shares. Jpmorgan Chase And Company holds 738,015 shares. Dnb Asset As owns 2.43 million shares or 0% of their US portfolio.

Since November 2, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 1 sale for $80,148 activity.

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