Freshford Capital Management Maintains Stake in Cheniere Energy (LNG); Winslow Capital Management Decreased Stake in Sherwin Williams Co (SHW) as Market Valuation Rose

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Winslow Capital Management Llc decreased its stake in Sherwin Williams Co (SHW) by 24.25% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Winslow Capital Management Llc sold 133,746 shares as the company’s stock rose 5.11% with the market. The institutional investor held 417,780 shares of the building materials company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $164.38 million, down from 551,526 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Winslow Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Sherwin Williams Co for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $39.75B market cap company. The stock increased 0.52% or $2.21 during the last trading session, reaching $431.03. About 801,278 shares traded or 7.32% up from the average. The Sherwin-Williams Company (NYSE:SHW) has risen 10.40% since March 17, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 6.03% the S&P500. Some Historical SHW News: 26/04/2018 – AIA Announces New Partnership with Sherwin-Williams; 24/04/2018 – SHERWIN-WILLIAMS CO SHW.N SEES FY 2018 SHR $14.95 TO $15.45; 24/04/2018 – SHERWIN-WILLIAMS 1Q EARNINGS CONFERENCE CALL BEGINS; 15/03/2018 Sherwin-Williams Packaging Coatings Price Increase in Asia; 24/04/2018 – SHERWIN: INDUSTRIAL COSTS RISE ON CRUDE, PROPYLENE, EPOXY, ZINC; 20/04/2018 – DJ Sherwin-Williams Company, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (SHW)

Freshford Capital Management Llc increased its stake in Cheniere Energy Inc (LNG) by 30.33% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Freshford Capital Management Llc bought 188,302 shares as the company’s stock rose 5.78% with the market. The hedge fund held 809,165 shares of the public utilities company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $47.90 million, up from 620,863 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Freshford Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Cheniere Energy Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $17.73 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.43% or $0.3 during the last trading session, reaching $68.89. About 1.38 million shares traded. Cheniere Energy, Inc. (NYSEMKT:LNG) has risen 25.29% since March 17, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 20.92% the S&P500. Some Historical LNG News: 22/05/2018 – LNG: BREAKING: It’s a positive FID for $LNG’s Corpus Christi LNG train 3. – ! $LNG; 17/05/2018 – Cheniere Energy Favored by 10 Hedge Funds, 13Fs Show; 22/05/2018 – Cheniere Makes Positive Final Investment Decision on Train 3 at the Corpus Christi Liquefaction Project; 25/05/2018 – SABINE PASS LNG GETS FERC APPROVAL TO ADD FEED GAS TO TRAIN 5; 06/03/2018 – Cheniere Goes All In on China Gas Race Aiming to Double in Size; 07/03/2018 – Cheniere Has Opened Beijing Office — CERAWeek Market Talk; 23/05/2018 – CHENIERE GETS FERC APPROVAL TO START CORPUS CHRISTI GAS LINE; 22/05/2018 – CHENIERE ENERGY – PLANS TO ISSUE A FULL NOTICE TO PROCEED TO BECHTEL TO CONTINUE CONSTRUCTION WHICH BEGAN IN LATE 2017 UNDER LIMITED NOTICE TO PROCEED; 09/05/2018 – Cheniere Sabine Pass LNG Tanker Tracker for May 9 (Table); 07/03/2018 – CHENIERE CEO FUSCO SPEAKS AT CERAWEEK CONFERENCE IN HOUSTON

More notable recent Cheniere Energy, Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:LNG) news were published by: Bizjournals.com which released: “5 things to know in Texas energy this week – Houston Business Journal” on December 17, 2018, also Bizjournals.com with their article: “Cheniere awards $2.02B contract for sixth LNG train in Sabine Pass, Louisiana – Houston Business Journal” published on November 12, 2018, Newsok.com published: “Cheniere and Bechtel Announce Substantial Completion of Train 1 at the Corpus Christi Liquefaction Project – NewsOK.com” on March 04, 2019. More interesting news about Cheniere Energy, Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:LNG) were released by: Bizjournals.com and their article: “Cheniere’s Corpus Christi facility ships first LNG cargo – Houston Business Journal” published on December 11, 2018 as well as 247Wallst.com‘s news article titled: “Cheniere Rolls Up Subsidiary for 1% Premium – 24/7 Wall St.” with publication date: May 17, 2018.

Since September 27, 2018, it had 2 insider purchases, and 2 insider sales for $188,292 activity. On Wednesday, November 14 the insider Markowitz Sean N bought $100,470. On Wednesday, December 26 the insider BAILEY VICKY A sold $143,491. $888,000 worth of Cheniere Energy, Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:LNG) was bought by Fusco Jack A.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.24 in 2018 Q4. Its down 0.31, from 1.55 in 2018Q3. It dropped, as 40 investors sold LNG shares while 123 reduced holdings. 63 funds opened positions while 139 raised stakes. 227.40 million shares or 1.40% less from 230.63 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Asset Mgmt holds 0.07% or 8,725 shares in its portfolio. Regions Financial reported 0.01% in Cheniere Energy, Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:LNG). Moreover, First Allied Advisory Svcs has 0.02% invested in Cheniere Energy, Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:LNG) for 6,665 shares. Colony Gp Inc Limited Co has 0.02% invested in Cheniere Energy, Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:LNG) for 6,961 shares. Tci Wealth Advsr has 191 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Kempen Cap Nv accumulated 1,976 shares or 0.01% of the stock. 37,790 are held by State Of Wisconsin Invest Board. Us Bank & Trust De reported 0% stake. New Jersey Better Educational Savings Trust reported 6,000 shares stake. Stoneridge Invest Prtnrs Ltd Liability Corporation has 0.6% invested in Cheniere Energy, Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:LNG). The California-based Pillar Pacific Capital Mgmt Ltd has invested 0.55% in Cheniere Energy, Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:LNG). Cetera Advisor Limited Liability accumulated 3,379 shares. Aviance Capital Ltd Liability Co holds 0.06% or 6,659 shares. 3,895 are held by Mcgowan Grp Asset Mgmt. Gulf Commercial Bank (Uk) Limited holds 0.05% or 45,955 shares.

Freshford Capital Management Llc, which manages about $1.21 billion and $489.12 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Air Prods & Chems Inc (NYSE:APD) by 36,438 shares to 301,822 shares, valued at $48.31 million in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Jack In The Box Inc (NASDAQ:JACK) by 35,242 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 288,558 shares, and cut its stake in Activision Blizzard Inc (NASDAQ:ATVI).

Analysts await The Sherwin-Williams Company (NYSE:SHW) to report earnings on April, 23. They expect $3.68 earnings per share, up 3.08% or $0.11 from last year’s $3.57 per share. SHW’s profit will be $339.41 million for 29.28 P/E if the $3.68 EPS becomes a reality. After $3.54 actual earnings per share reported by The Sherwin-Williams Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 3.95% EPS growth.

Winslow Capital Management Llc, which manages about $33.78 billion and $16.12 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Intuit (NASDAQ:INTU) by 444,380 shares to 1.67M shares, valued at $329.62 million in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Paypal Holdings Inc by 1.22M shares in the quarter, for a total of 5.81 million shares, and has risen its stake in Becton Dickinson & Co (NYSE:BDX).

More news for The Sherwin-Williams Company (NYSE:SHW) were recently published by: Seekingalpha.com, which released: “Sherwin Williams hikes dividend by 31% – Seeking Alpha” on February 13, 2019. Globenewswire.com‘s article titled: “Consolidated Research: 2019 Summary Expectations for Activision Blizzard, Marvell Technology Group, The Sherwin-Williams, T. Rowe Price Group, Employers, and Blue Bird — Fundamental Analysis, Key Performance Indications – GlobeNewswire” and published on February 27, 2019 is yet another important article.

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