Fukoku Mutual Life Insurance Company Has Boosted By $661,500 Its Albemarle (ALB) Position; Sphere 3D (ANY) Shorts Raised By 40.85%

December 12, 2017 - By Linda Rogers

Sphere 3D Corporation (NASDAQ:ANY) had an increase of 40.85% in short interest. ANY’s SI was 552,700 shares in December as released by FINRA. Its up 40.85% from 392,400 shares previously. With 360,800 avg volume, 2 days are for Sphere 3D Corporation (NASDAQ:ANY)’s short sellers to cover ANY’s short positions. The stock increased 1.01% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $2.34. About 201,905 shares traded. Sphere 3D Corp. (NASDAQ:ANY) has declined 85.09% since December 12, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 101.79% the S&P500.

Fukoku Mutual Life Insurance Company increased Albemarle Corp (ALB) stake by 484.62% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Fukoku Mutual Life Insurance Company acquired 6,300 shares as Albemarle Corp (ALB)’s stock rose 20.02%. The Fukoku Mutual Life Insurance Company holds 7,600 shares with $802,000 value, up from 1,300 last quarter. Albemarle Corp now has $14.49B valuation. The stock increased 0.41% or $0.54 during the last trading session, reaching $131.14. About 970,922 shares traded. Albemarle Corporation (NYSE:ALB) has risen 45.60% since December 12, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 28.90% the S&P500.

Sphere 3D Corp. provides virtualization technologies and data management solutions in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia Pacific. The company has market cap of $15.67 million. It enables organizations to deploy a combination of public, private, or hybrid cloud strategies through containerized applications, virtual desktops, virtual storage, and physical hyper-converged platforms. It currently has negative earnings. The firm offers G-Series Appliance and G-Series Cloud applications; virtual desktop management software for managing virtual desktop pools on its V3 hyper-converged appliances for virtualized desktop infrastructures; virtual desktop infrastructure appliances; RDX removable disk solutions, which use public cloud providers comprising Microsoft and Amazon for data protection; and SnapServer network attached storage solution, a platform for primary or nearline storage for integration with Windows, UNIX/Linux, and Macintosh environments.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.13 in Q2 2017. Its down 0.12, from 1.25 in 2017Q1. It dropped, as 32 investors sold ALB shares while 163 reduced holdings. 76 funds opened positions while 168 raised stakes. 90.94 million shares or 3.05% less from 93.80 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Neuberger Berman Grp Incorporated Ltd Com accumulated 13,701 shares or 0% of the stock. Ahl Prtn Llp reported 28,606 shares. Korea Investment, Korea-based fund reported 101,144 shares. Pillar Pacific Cap Mgmt Ltd owns 31,610 shares or 0.46% of their US portfolio. Point72 Asset Mngmt Lp holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Albemarle Corporation (NYSE:ALB) for 15,000 shares. Bkd Wealth Advsr has 2,378 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. Capstone Asset Co has 16,218 shares for 0.05% of their portfolio. Invesco Limited holds 0.02% or 546,218 shares in its portfolio. Peak6 Invests Limited Partnership owns 32,338 shares or 0.02% of their US portfolio. Aviva Public Ltd Co reported 0.04% stake. Etrade Capital Mngmt Limited Company owns 2,574 shares. Sector Pension Invest Board has invested 0.01% in Albemarle Corporation (NYSE:ALB). Nicholas Inv Ptnrs Lp holds 47,754 shares or 0.36% of its portfolio. Us Fincl Bank De reported 0.03% in Albemarle Corporation (NYSE:ALB). Wedge Capital L Limited Partnership Nc holds 73,285 shares.

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