Kensico Capital Management Raised Stake in Sealed Air New (SEE) by $56.61 Million; Ing Groep Nv Has Increased Its Sempra Energy (SRE) Holding

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Kensico Capital Management Corp increased its stake in Sealed Air Corp New (SEE) by 39.74% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Kensico Capital Management Corp bought 1.67M shares as the company’s stock rose 19.23% with the market. The hedge fund held 5.86 million shares of the major chemicals company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $203.99M, up from 4.19 million at the end of the previous reported quarter. Kensico Capital Management Corp who had been investing in Sealed Air Corp New for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $7.12 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 1.44% or $0.67 during the last trading session, reaching $45.73. About 483,761 shares traded. Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE) has risen 5.81% since April 17, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.44% the S&P500. Some Historical SEE News: 03/05/2018 – Sealed Air Raises 2018 View To Adj EPS $2.45-Adj EPS $2.55; 03/05/2018 – Sealed Air Backs 2018 View of Sales $4.75B-$4.8B; 24/04/2018 – Sealed Air Short-Interest Ratio Rises 99% to 10 Days; 02/05/2018 – Wells Capital Management Inc. Exits Position in Sealed Air; 14/05/2018 – AXA Adds Aptiv, Exits Sealed Air, Cuts AT&T: 13F; 15/05/2018 – Sealed Air Closes Below 50-Day Moving Average: Technicals; 17/05/2018 – Sealed Air Board Elects Jerry R. Whitaker Chairman; 07/05/2018 – Sealed Air at Wells Fargo Industrials Conference Tomorrow; 19/04/2018 – DJ Sealed Air Corporation, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (SEE); 17/05/2018 – SEALED AIR: NAMES JERRY R. WHITAKER NON-EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN

Ing Groep Nv increased its stake in Sempra Energy (SRE) by 240.88% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Ing Groep Nv bought 8,356 shares as the company’s stock rose 7.14% with the market. The institutional investor held 11,825 shares of the natural gas distribution company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $1.28M, up from 3,469 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Ing Groep Nv who had been investing in Sempra Energy for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $35.02 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.36% or $0.46 during the last trading session, reaching $127.73. About 435,317 shares traded. Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE) has risen 12.72% since April 17, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 8.35% the S&P500. Some Historical SRE News: 12/03/2018 – Sempra Energy: Reed to Remain Chairman Until Dec. 1, 2018; 12/04/2018 – Sempra Energy’s lEnova Unit To Develop Marine Liquid Fuels Terminal In Baja California, Mexico; 07/05/2018 – SEMPRA ENERGY 1Q EARNINGS CALL BEGINS; 13/04/2018 – MOODY┬┤S AFFIRMS IENOVA’S RATINGS AND CHANGES OUTLOOK TO STABLE; 29/03/2018 – Sempra Energy CDS Tightens 7 Bps, Most in 2 Years; 07/05/2018 – Sempra Energy 1Q Rev $2.96B; 16/04/2018 – T Rowe Price Equity Income Adds Sempra, Exits Exelon; 12/04/2018 – Sempra Energy’s IEnova Unit To Develop Marine Liquid Fuels Terminal In Baja California, Mexico; 12/03/2018 – Sempra Energy CEO Debra L. Reed To Retire; Jeffrey W. Martin Named Successor; 12/04/2018 – SEMPRA ENERGY SAYS CHEVRON WILL HAVE OPTION TO ACQUIRE 20 PERCENT EQUITY OWNERSHIP OF FACILITY AFTER COMMERCIAL OPERATIONS BEGIN

Ing Groep Nv, which manages about $5.88B and $4.62B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Western Digital Corp (NASDAQ:WDC) by 45,570 shares to 46,820 shares, valued at $1.73 million in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Cisco Sys Inc (NASDAQ:CSCO) by 556,273 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 1.16 million shares, and cut its stake in Nextera Energy Inc (NYSE:NEE).

Since November 9, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 6 selling transactions for $6.41 million activity. Another trade for 27,300 shares valued at $3.20 million was made by REED DEBRA L on Friday, November 9. 5,000 Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE) shares with value of $535,450 were sold by SCHENK LYNN. $670,794 worth of Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE) was sold by Martin Jeffrey W. 1,049 shares valued at $117,761 were sold by WALL PETER R on Thursday, January 24. MIHALIK TREVOR I also sold $554,906 worth of Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE) shares.

More notable recent Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “McDermott reaches milestone at Cameron LNG; shares +10% – Seeking Alpha” on April 16, 2019, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Sempra Energy wins U.S. Non-FTA approval for Mexico LNG export project – Seeking Alpha” published on April 01, 2019, Prnewswire.com published: “SoCalGas Energy Efficiency Programs Saved Customers $56.1 Million in 2018 – PRNewswire” on March 25, 2019. More interesting news about Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE) were released by: Fool.com and their article: “Energy Transfer Is Setting Up Shop in China to Fuel Export Growth – Motley Fool” published on April 03, 2019 as well as Prnewswire.com‘s news article titled: “SoCalGas Raises Giant Shovel to Remind Southern Californians to Call 811 Before Digging – PRNewswire” with publication date: April 05, 2019.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.29 in 2018 Q4. Its down 0.08, from 1.37 in 2018Q3. It turned negative, as 42 investors sold SRE shares while 157 reduced holdings. 64 funds opened positions while 192 raised stakes. 240.49 million shares or 4.71% more from 229.67 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Moreover, Btr Capital Mngmt has 0.06% invested in Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE) for 2,485 shares. Verition Fund Mngmt Limited Liability Corporation invested in 4,237 shares or 0.03% of the stock. Signaturefd Ltd holds 0.02% or 1,820 shares. Johnson Financial Group Inc owns 277 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Aviva Public Ltd Liability Co, United Kingdom-based fund reported 102,637 shares. Sfe Inv Counsel stated it has 2,220 shares. Landscape Cap Mngmt Lc has invested 0.05% in Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE). Veritable LP accumulated 7,392 shares. Moreover, Employees Retirement Sys Of Ohio has 0.07% invested in Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE) for 113,156 shares. Royal Bancorp Of Canada owns 0.03% invested in Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE) for 532,456 shares. Washington Tru Bancorp invested in 352 shares. Bright Rock Management Ltd Com holds 2.24% or 55,000 shares in its portfolio. Florida-based Voloridge Invest Mgmt Ltd Liability Co has invested 0.07% in Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE). Karpus Mngmt Inc invested in 0.01% or 2,050 shares. Claar Ltd has 2.77% invested in Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE).

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