Atika Capital Management Lifted Its Netflix (NFLX) Position by $1.27 Million; Juniper Networks (JNPR) Holder Saturna Capital Boosted Its Position

February 23, 2018 - By Richard Conner

Saturna Capital Corp increased its stake in Juniper Networks (JNPR) by 108.29% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Saturna Capital Corp bought 22,415 shares as the company’s stock rose 4.02% with the market. The institutional investor held 43,115 shares of the technology company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $1.11 million, up from 20,700 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Saturna Capital Corp who had been investing in Juniper Networks for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $9.76 billion market cap company. It closed at $26.03 lastly. It is down 32.01% since February 23, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 15.31% the S&P500.

Brad Farber increased its stake in Netflix Inc (NFLX) by 17.07% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Atika Capital Management Llc bought 7,000 shares as the company’s stock rose 10.41% with the market. The hedge fund run by Brad Farber held 48,000 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $8.71M, up from 41,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Atika Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Netflix Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $122.17B market cap company. The stock increased 1.22% or $3.39 during the last trading session, reaching $281.53. About 3.41M shares traded. Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) has risen 75.34% since February 23, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 58.64% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.12 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.10, from 1.22 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 56 investors sold NFLX shares while 255 reduced holdings. 115 funds opened positions while 233 raised stakes. 356.10 million shares or 3.23% more from 344.96 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Sei Invests, a Pennsylvania-based fund reported 318,354 shares. California State Teachers Retirement Sys owns 688,571 shares. 2,160 were reported by Forte Cap Ltd Limited Liability Company Adv. 6,306 were accumulated by Dowling & Yahnke Ltd Llc. Gamco Et Al holds 0% or 3,315 shares. Great Lakes Advsr stated it has 0.13% in Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX). Campbell Newman Asset Mgmt Inc invested 0.22% in Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX). Signaturefd Lc owns 1,384 shares. 1.81M were accumulated by First Limited Partnership. Tpg Grp Inc Incorporated Hldgs (Sbs) Advsr Incorporated has invested 0.08% in Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX). Lord Abbett Ltd Liability has invested 0.2% in Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX). Dsc Lp has 0.16% invested in Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) for 2,845 shares. Neumann Capital Mgmt Ltd reported 5,110 shares stake. Clearbridge Limited Liability Company, New York-based fund reported 1,586 shares. Meiji Yasuda Life Insur Company owns 7,600 shares for 0.2% of their portfolio.

Atika Capital Management Llc, which manages about $348.10M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Aerie Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:AERI) by 8,000 shares to 57,000 shares, valued at $2.77M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Ringcentral Inc (NYSE:RNG) by 15,700 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 144,000 shares, and cut its stake in Medicines Co (Call) (NASDAQ:MDCO).

Among 56 analysts covering Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX), 40 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 14 Hold. Therefore 71% are positive. Netflix had 226 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Axiom Capital on Tuesday, October 18 with “Sell”. Citigroup maintained the stock with “Neutral” rating in Tuesday, April 19 report. On Friday, January 13 the stock rating was upgraded by Deutsche Bank to “Hold”. The stock of Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) has “Neutral” rating given on Tuesday, July 19 by UBS. The rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird on Wednesday, January 24 with “Neutral”. Raymond James maintained Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) rating on Tuesday, January 16. Raymond James has “Buy” rating and $260.0 target. As per Wednesday, March 15, the company rating was upgraded by Jefferies. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Wednesday, January 20 by Oppenheimer. On Tuesday, October 18 the stock rating was maintained by Credit Suisse with “Neutral”. The stock of Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) earned “Buy” rating by Rosenblatt on Thursday, September 3.

Since August 28, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 38 selling transactions for $142.82 million activity. FRIEDLAND JONATHAN sold $218,817 worth of stock. Peters Gregory K had sold 8,533 shares worth $1.92M on Tuesday, January 16. WELLS DAVID B sold $191,200 worth of stock or 1,000 shares. Shares for $147,886 were sold by BARTON RICHARD N. On Tuesday, February 20 the insider HASTINGS REED sold $18.02 million. HYMAN DAVID A also sold $12.61 million worth of Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) shares.

Among 32 analysts covering Juniper Networks Inc. (NYSE:JNPR), 8 have Buy rating, 4 Sell and 20 Hold. Therefore 25% are positive. Juniper Networks Inc. had 92 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Buy” rating by BMO Capital Markets given on Wednesday, August 23. Stifel Nicolaus upgraded Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) on Monday, October 5 to “Buy” rating. As per Friday, July 21, the company rating was upgraded by Raymond James. Barclays Capital maintained it with “Underweight” rating and $23 target in Wednesday, January 31 report. The stock of Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) earned “Hold” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Friday, December 15. The stock of Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, October 25 by RBC Capital Markets. On Saturday, September 5 the stock rating was maintained by Oppenheimer with “Outperform”. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Hold” on Tuesday, August 1. Drexel Hamilton maintained it with “Buy” rating and $3800 target in Wednesday, July 26 report. The company was initiated on Wednesday, October 14 by Barclays Capital.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.33 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.94, from 2.27 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 41 investors sold JNPR shares while 129 reduced holdings. 49 funds opened positions while 177 raised stakes. 330.80 million shares or 1.77% less from 336.77 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Hightower Advsrs has invested 0% in Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR). 6.69 million were reported by Aqr Cap Mngmt Limited Liability Corporation. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa reported 311,057 shares stake. Bkd Wealth Ltd invested in 0.04% or 13,266 shares. Kbc Group Nv holds 0.02% of its portfolio in Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) for 62,473 shares. Kentucky Retirement Sys has 23,461 shares. France-based Exane Derivatives has invested 0.01% in Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR). Convergence Investment Prns Ltd Llc holds 99,938 shares. Moreover, Sun Life Fin has 0.01% invested in Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) for 2,797 shares. Dodge & Cox owns 19.95M shares for 0.45% of their portfolio. Parametric Port Associate Limited Com accumulated 0.04% or 1.16M shares. Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board accumulated 21,274 shares. 12,551 are held by Lucus Advisors Ltd Company. Diamond Hill Mgmt owns 12.76M shares. Sector Pension Inv Board reported 0.01% of its portfolio in Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR).

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