As Motorcar Pts Amer (MPAA) Market Valuation Rose, Parthenon Lifted Position; As Alliant Energy Corp. (LNT) Share Value Rose, Shareholder Opus Investment Management Has Cut by $420,000 Its Stake

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Parthenon Llc increased its stake in Motorcar Pts Amer Inc (MPAA) by 69.53% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Parthenon Llc bought 42,200 shares as the company’s stock rose 14.59% with the market. The hedge fund held 102,891 shares of the capital goods company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $1.71M, up from 60,691 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Parthenon Llc who had been investing in Motorcar Pts Amer Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $385.21 million market cap company. The stock decreased 1.96% or $0.41 during the last trading session, reaching $20.48. About 31,612 shares traded. Motorcar Parts of America, Inc. (NASDAQ:MPAA) has declined 1.27% since April 17, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 5.64% the S&P500. Some Historical MPAA News: 22/04/2018 – DJ Motorcar Parts of America Inc, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (MPAA); 14/05/2018 – Cooper Creek Partners Buys New 1.2% Position in Motorcar Parts; 23/04/2018 – SG Capital Buys New 1.1% Position in Motorcar Parts; 04/05/2018 – Stephens Inv Mgmt Group Exits Position in Motorcar Parts; 17/04/2018 – Motorcar Parts Closes Above 50-Day Moving Average: Technicals; 11/04/2018 Northpointe Capital LLC Exits Position in Motorcar Parts

Opus Investment Management Inc decreased its stake in Alliant Energy Corp. (LNT) by 8.56% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Opus Investment Management Inc sold 10,000 shares as the company’s stock rose 3.37% with the market. The institutional investor held 106,778 shares of the power generation company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $4.51M, down from 116,778 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Opus Investment Management Inc who had been investing in Alliant Energy Corp. for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $10.95 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.09% or $0.04 during the last trading session, reaching $46.14. About 296,522 shares traded. Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT) has risen 20.24% since April 17, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 15.87% the S&P500. Some Historical LNT News: 17/05/2018 – MOODY’S CHANGES OUTLOOK OF ALLIANT, INTERSTATE POWER & LIGHT, &; 17/04/2018 – ALLIANT- EXPECTS WIND TO BE ABOUT ONE-THIRD OF ITS IOWA TOTAL CAPACITY BY END OF 2020; 10/04/2018 – ALLIANT ENERGY CORP LNT.N – CO’S IOWA CUSTOMERS WILL SEE SAVINGS THIS SUMMER AND INTO FUTURE THROUGH LOWER FEDERAL TAXES; 14/05/2018 – Mackenzie Financial Corporation Buys 1.3% of Alliant Energy; 23/04/2018 – MOODY’S AFFIRMS ALLIANT’S B3 CORPORATE FAMILY RATING; OUTLOOK; 08/03/2018 – Industry-Leading Determine, Inc. Hosts West Region User Group Featuring Key Customers Including Alliant Credit Union; 30/04/2018 – ALLIANT ENERGY ENTERED $300M TWO-YEAR TERM LOAN PACT; 07/03/2018 – VMD Systems lntegrators Among Alliant 2 Small Business Awardees; 23/05/2018 – Sports and Entertainment Insurance Specialist Joe Charles Joins Alliant; 14/05/2018 – Forbes Names Alliant Insurance Services’ Employee Benefits Group One of America’s Best Midsize Employers

More notable recent Alliant Energy Corporation (NASDAQ:LNT) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Alliant Energy declares $0.355 dividend – Seeking Alpha” on January 14, 2019, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “AEE or LNT: Which Is the Better Value Stock Right Now? – Nasdaq” published on December 18, 2018, Prnewswire.com published: “Alliant Energy common stock to begin trading on Nasdaq – PRNewswire” on December 18, 2018. More interesting news about Alliant Energy Corporation (NASDAQ:LNT) were released by: Bizjournals.com and their article: “Alliant Energy switches from NYSE to Nasdaq stock exchange – Milwaukee Business Journal” published on December 19, 2018 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “S&P 500 Movers: LNT, NKTR – Nasdaq” with publication date: January 02, 2019.

Investors sentiment is 1.31 in 2018 Q4. Its the same as in 2018Q3. It has no change, as 34 investors sold LNT shares while 111 reduced holdings. only 52 funds opened positions while 138 raised stakes. 175.27 million shares or 8.41% more from 161.68 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Utd Fire accumulated 80,000 shares. American Svcs has 24,638 shares. Riverhead Management Ltd Liability Corp reported 0.06% stake. Winslow Evans Crocker holds 412 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. The Massachusetts-based Rampart Invest Mgmt Com Ltd Llc has invested 0.21% in Alliant Energy Corporation (NASDAQ:LNT). Reilly Fin Advsrs Ltd Company has 0.01% invested in Alliant Energy Corporation (NASDAQ:LNT) for 1,161 shares. Mutual Of America Cap Mgmt Ltd owns 30,846 shares. Qs Ltd Llc accumulated 14,595 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Goldman Sachs Grp Incorporated has invested 0.05% in Alliant Energy Corporation (NASDAQ:LNT). Lynch & Associates In has 16,545 shares. Great West Life Assurance Can has 163,344 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Blair William & Il accumulated 0.01% or 16,232 shares. 41,993 were accumulated by M&T State Bank Corp. Blackrock has invested 0.05% in Alliant Energy Corporation (NASDAQ:LNT). Moreover, Raymond James Na has 0.02% invested in Alliant Energy Corporation (NASDAQ:LNT) for 9,062 shares.

Analysts await Alliant Energy Corporation (NASDAQ:LNT) to report earnings on May, 1. They expect $0.54 earnings per share, up 3.85% or $0.02 from last year’s $0.52 per share. LNT’s profit will be $128.19 million for 21.36 P/E if the $0.54 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.36 actual earnings per share reported by Alliant Energy Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 50.00% EPS growth.

Opus Investment Management Inc, which manages about $8.16 billion and $465.06 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Jp Morgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) by 5,450 shares to 30,750 shares, valued at $3.00 million in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Oneok Inc. (NYSE:OKE) by 14,200 shares in the quarter, for a total of 50,200 shares, and has risen its stake in Nucor Corp. (NYSE:NUE).

Investors sentiment increased to 1.34 in Q4 2018. Its up 0.27, from 1.07 in 2018Q3. It improved, as 11 investors sold MPAA shares while 30 reduced holdings. 22 funds opened positions while 33 raised stakes. 20.09 million shares or 3.69% more from 19.38 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Citigroup has invested 0% of its portfolio in Motorcar Parts of America, Inc. (NASDAQ:MPAA). Blackrock has 2.80M shares for 0% of their portfolio. Inc Wi has invested 0.74% in Motorcar Parts of America, Inc. (NASDAQ:MPAA). Retail Bank Of America Corporation De invested in 0% or 38,913 shares. The United Kingdom-based Barclays Pcl has invested 0% in Motorcar Parts of America, Inc. (NASDAQ:MPAA). First Midwest Bank Tru Division owns 144,165 shares. Deutsche Comml Bank Ag has invested 0% in Motorcar Parts of America, Inc. (NASDAQ:MPAA). Invesco Ltd invested in 0.01% or 947,149 shares. Comerica Bank & Trust reported 0% of its portfolio in Motorcar Parts of America, Inc. (NASDAQ:MPAA). Next Finance Grp Incorporated invested in 6 shares or 0% of the stock. Tiaa Cref Lc has 37,673 shares for 0% of their portfolio. State Of Alaska Department Of Revenue owns 6,314 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Tieton Cap holds 4.11% of its portfolio in Motorcar Parts of America, Inc. (NASDAQ:MPAA) for 220,084 shares. Us Bankshares De holds 0% of its portfolio in Motorcar Parts of America, Inc. (NASDAQ:MPAA) for 742 shares. Kornitzer Capital Management Ks, a Kansas-based fund reported 481,571 shares.

Since January 14, 2019, it had 1 insider purchase, and 0 sales for $39,540 activity.

More notable recent Motorcar Parts of America, Inc. (NASDAQ:MPAA) news were published by: Globenewswire.com which released: “Motorcar Parts of America to Report Fiscal 2019 Second Quarter Results; Host Conference Call – GlobeNewswire” on November 06, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “More on Motorcar Parts of America Q2 results; shares rise in pre-market – Seeking Alpha” published on January 08, 2019, Seekingalpha.com published: “Mega auto alliances could pressure suppliers – Seeking Alpha” on April 12, 2019. More interesting news about Motorcar Parts of America, Inc. (NASDAQ:MPAA) were released by: Globenewswire.com and their article: “Motorcar Parts Of America To Present At 31st Annual Roth Conference – GlobeNewswire” published on March 14, 2019 as well as Globenewswire.com‘s news article titled: “New Line Cinema / DC’s Shazam! Supercharges Ontario’s Economy, Spending Over $55M on Production – GlobeNewswire” with publication date: April 05, 2019.

Parthenon Llc, which manages about $549.61 million and $406.13 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Gaming Partners Intl Corp (NASDAQ:GPIC) by 78,232 shares to 94,471 shares, valued at $1.23 million in 2018Q4, according to the filing.

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