Itron (ITRI) Holder Penn Capital Management Co Has Increased Its Holding by $832,371 as Market Valuation Declined; As Altria Group (MO) Market Value Declined, Greystone Managed Investments Lifted by $554,435 Its Stake

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Greystone Managed Investments Inc increased its stake in Altria Group Inc (MO) by 5.63% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Greystone Managed Investments Inc bought 11,315 shares as the company’s stock declined 4.53% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 212,378 shares of the farming and seeds and milling company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $10.49M, up from 201,063 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Greystone Managed Investments Inc who had been investing in Altria Group Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $106.25 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.62% or $0.35 during the last trading session, reaching $56.75. About 24.58M shares traded or 82.01% up from the average. Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO) has declined 15.97% since March 17, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 20.34% the S&P500. Some Historical MO News: 04/05/2018 – Altria Group and Nikon Quietly Stay Away From the NRA’s Big Show; 17/05/2018 – ALTRIA CEO: REAFFIRMS GUIDANCE OF ADJUSTED EPS $3.90-$4.03; 10/05/2018 – Altria to Host Webcast of 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders; 20/03/2018 – U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company Submits Modified Risk Tobacco Product Application to FDA; 17/05/2018 – ALTRIA GROUP INC MO.N FY2018 SHR VIEW $4.00, REV VIEW $19.64 BLN — THOMSON REUTERS l/B/E/S; 18/04/2018 – Altria Closes Below 50-Day Moving Average: Technicals; 22/05/2018 – ALTRIA GROUP INC – NEW STRUCTURE INCLUDES CREATION OF A CHIEF GROWTH OFFICER FUNCTION; 22/05/2018 – ALTRIA GROUP INC – NEW STRUCTURE INCLUDES ESTABLISHMENT OF TWO DIVISIONS – CORE TOBACCO AND INNOVATIVE TOBACCO PRODUCTS; 17/05/2018 – ALTRIA CEO: EXPECT VOLUMES TO IMPROVE IN THE BACK HALF OF ’18; 17/05/2018 – Altria Share-Repurchase Program to Be Completed by End of the Second Quarter in 201

Penn Capital Management Co Inc increased its stake in Itron Inc (ITRI) by 19.09% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Penn Capital Management Co Inc bought 16,321 shares as the company’s stock declined 4.49% while stock markets rallied. The hedge fund held 101,827 shares of the capital goods company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $5.24 million, up from 85,506 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Penn Capital Management Co Inc who had been investing in Itron Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $1.96 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.51% or $0.25 during the last trading session, reaching $49.48. About 268,008 shares traded or 8.53% up from the average. Itron, Inc. (NASDAQ:ITRI) has declined 31.36% since March 17, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 35.73% the S&P500. Some Historical ITRI News: 20/03/2018 – ltron Opens Call for Abstracts for ltron Utility Week 2018; 14/03/2018 – Romanian Utility Selects Itron’s Water Solution to Reduce Water Loss; 11/05/2018 – ltron Confirms First Quarter 2018 Results to be Released on May 14, 2018; 28/03/2018 – Itron Collaborates with sonnen to Add Battery Storage to its Distributed Energy Management and Demand Response Solutions; 14/05/2018 – Itron 1Q Loss/Shr $3.74; 22/03/2018 – Utilidata and Itron Join Forces to Modernize Electric Grid; 04/04/2018 – NORTHWESTERN ENERGY SIGNS CONTRACT WITH ITRON TO MODERNIZE ENER; 14/03/2018 – Romanian Utility Selects ltron’s Water Solution to Reduce Water Loss; 30/05/2018 – Itron Presenting at Cowen Conference Tomorrow; 11/05/2018 – Itron Confirms First Quarter 2018 Results to be Released on May 14, 2018

More notable recent Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO) news were published by: Benzinga.com which released: “Barron’s Picks And Pans: Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL), Altria (NYSE:MO), Micron Technology (NASDAQ:MU), Nvidia (NASDAQ:NVDA) And More – Benzinga” on February 23, 2019, also Finance.Yahoo.com with their article: “Altria’s Juul Stake Will ‘More Than Offset’ Cigarette Declines, Wells Fargo Says – Yahoo Finance” published on February 15, 2019, Seekingalpha.com published: “Altria in the door at Cronos – Seeking Alpha” on March 08, 2019. More interesting news about Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO) were released by: Investorplace.com and their article: “The Run-Up in Altria Stock Isn’t Over Yet – Investorplace.com” published on March 06, 2019 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Altria Group And Its Real Value – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: February 21, 2019.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.76 in Q4 2018. Its down 0.17, from 0.93 in 2018Q3. It is negative, as 99 investors sold MO shares while 506 reduced holdings. 107 funds opened positions while 350 raised stakes. 1.19 billion shares or 1.86% more from 1.17 billion shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft Mbh reported 0.92% of its portfolio in Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO). Srb Corporation holds 10,118 shares or 0.05% of its portfolio. Loeb Prtn accumulated 15,150 shares. Group Incorporated One Trading LP invested in 42,025 shares. Ftb Advisors Inc invested 0.1% in Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO). Troy Asset Mgmt Ltd invested 9.76% in Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO). Psagot Inv House reported 1,720 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Capstone Invest Advsr Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 0.06% or 95,711 shares in its portfolio. Clifford Swan Invest Counsel Limited Liability Co holds 0.41% or 135,621 shares. Whitnell invested in 0.07% or 3,000 shares. Moreover, 1832 Asset Mgmt LP has 0% invested in Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO) for 547 shares. Baystate Wealth Management stated it has 3,269 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. Alesco Advsrs Ltd Liability Company owns 4,387 shares or 0.01% of their US portfolio. Credit Agricole S A reported 0.07% stake. M&R Cap accumulated 3,697 shares or 0.05% of the stock.

Since February 21, 2019, it had 2 buys, and 0 insider sales for $122,481 activity.

Greystone Managed Investments Inc, which manages about $1.58B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Shaw Communications Inc (NYSE:SJR) by 105,578 shares to 433,595 shares, valued at $7.85M in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Transcanada Corp (NYSE:TRP) by 50,845 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 196,388 shares, and cut its stake in Walmart Inc (NYSE:WMT).

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.87 in 2018 Q4. Its down 0.32, from 1.19 in 2018Q3. It turned negative, as 24 investors sold ITRI shares while 69 reduced holdings. 24 funds opened positions while 57 raised stakes. 35.68 million shares or 1.88% more from 35.02 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Renaissance Limited Liability holds 0.02% in Itron, Inc. (NASDAQ:ITRI) or 301,000 shares. Dimensional Fund Advisors Ltd Partnership holds 1.03M shares or 0.02% of its portfolio. Retail Bank Of America Corporation De invested 0% of its portfolio in Itron, Inc. (NASDAQ:ITRI). Penn Management Communications Inc has 0.52% invested in Itron, Inc. (NASDAQ:ITRI). Amalgamated Natl Bank accumulated 5,348 shares. Clearbridge Invests Limited Co has invested 0.02% in Itron, Inc. (NASDAQ:ITRI). Her Majesty The Queen In Right Of The Province Of Alberta As Represented By Alberta Inv Management Corp owns 57,400 shares. Morgan Stanley reported 0% stake. Sfe Investment Counsel owns 7,530 shares. Axa reported 0% stake. Riverhead Capital Limited Liability Com reported 3,803 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Lpl Limited Com invested in 0% or 13,273 shares. Mutual Of America Mngmt Ltd Liability Co reported 42,459 shares or 0.03% of all its holdings. Fairpointe Llc has invested 1.08% in Itron, Inc. (NASDAQ:ITRI). 177,314 are held by Jacobs Levy Equity Mgmt.

Since October 5, 2018, it had 1 insider buy, and 6 insider sales for $10.07 million activity. 350 shares valued at $20,983 were sold by Ziegler Lynda L. on Friday, October 5. The insider Pruitt Gary E bought 20,000 shares worth $1.06M.

More notable recent Itron, Inc. (NASDAQ:ITRI) news were published by: Businesswire.com which released: “Itron Expands Work with RGE Sul in Brazil to Modernize Infrastructure and Enable Future Applications – Business Wire” on February 28, 2019, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Itron reports mixed Q3, lowers FY guide on supply chain headwinds – Seeking Alpha” published on November 05, 2018, Benzinga.com published: “51 Stocks Moving In Thursday’s Mid-Day Session – Benzinga” on February 28, 2019. More interesting news about Itron, Inc. (NASDAQ:ITRI) were released by: Benzinga.com and their article: “Earnings Scheduled For February 27, 2019 – Benzinga” published on February 27, 2019 as well as Benzinga.com‘s news article titled: “75 Biggest Movers From Yesterday – Benzinga” with publication date: March 01, 2019.

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