Barr E S & Co Trimmed Markel Com (MKL) Position By $776,100; Farallon Capital Management Has Boosted Its Liberty Global Plc (LBTYK) Position

November 15, 2017 - By Peter Erickson

Barr E S & Co decreased Markel Corp Com (MKL) stake by 1.12% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Barr E S & Co sold 796 shares as Markel Corp Com (MKL)’s stock declined 1.12%. The Barr E S & Co holds 70,095 shares with $68.40 million value, down from 70,891 last quarter. Markel Corp Com now has $14.97B valuation. The stock increased 0.48% or $5.11 during the last trading session, reaching $1077.82. About shares traded. Markel Corporation (NYSE:MKL) has declined 1.06% since November 15, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 17.76% the S&P500.

Farallon Capital Management Llc increased Liberty Global Plc (LBTYK) stake by 33.97% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Farallon Capital Management Llc acquired 1.10 million shares as Liberty Global Plc (LBTYK)’s stock declined 17.26%. The Farallon Capital Management Llc holds 4.35M shares with $135.73M value, up from 3.25M last quarter. Liberty Global Plc now has $16.94 billion valuation. The stock decreased 1.60% or $0.46 during the last trading session, reaching $28.34. About shares traded. Liberty Global plc – Class C Ordinary Shares (NASDAQ:LBTYK) has declined 6.78% since November 15, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 23.48% the S&P500.

Analysts await Markel Corporation (NYSE:MKL) to report earnings on February, 14. They expect $8.55 earnings per share, down 6.15% or $0.56 from last year’s $9.11 per share. MKL’s profit will be $118.75 million for 31.52 P/E if the $8.55 EPS becomes a reality. After $-18.82 actual earnings per share reported by Markel Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -145.43% EPS growth.

Among 4 analysts covering Markel Corporation (NYSE:MKL), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Markel Corporation has $1100.0 highest and $950 lowest target. $1066.67’s average target is -1.03% below currents $1077.82 stock price. Markel Corporation had 9 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. RBC Capital Markets downgraded Markel Corporation (NYSE:MKL) on Friday, August 7 to “” rating. The company was maintained on Thursday, August 4 by SunTrust. As per Thursday, July 27, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. As per Wednesday, July 26, the company rating was maintained by Boenning & Scattergood. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Monday, August 28 by RBC Capital Markets. William Blair upgraded the stock to “Outperform” rating in Thursday, April 14 report. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Monday, July 10 with “Hold”. On Friday, October 27 the stock rating was maintained by SunTrust with “Hold”. The stock has “Hold” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Monday, October 2.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.06 in 2017 Q2. Its up 0.07, from 0.99 in 2017Q1. It increased, as 13 investors sold MKL shares while 137 reduced holdings. 42 funds opened positions while 117 raised stakes. 10.42 million shares or 0.39% more from 10.38 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. 104,192 were reported by Great West Life Assurance Commerce Can. Legal And General Group Inc Public Limited Co reported 69,834 shares or 0.06% of all its holdings. First Manhattan has 1,419 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. 5,127 are owned by Stifel Fincl Corp. Oppenheimer Comm Inc invested 0.03% of its portfolio in Markel Corporation (NYSE:MKL). Sumitomo Mitsui Trust accumulated 45,763 shares. Bluecrest Capital Mgmt holds 0.08% of its portfolio in Markel Corporation (NYSE:MKL) for 2,183 shares. Sterling Capital Mgmt Limited Liability Company has 71,998 shares for 0.68% of their portfolio. Clinton Gp, a New York-based fund reported 1,088 shares. Daiwa Grp Inc Inc invested in 0% or 400 shares. Texas-based Twin Tree Management LP has invested 0% in Markel Corporation (NYSE:MKL). Savant Cap Ltd invested 0.06% of its portfolio in Markel Corporation (NYSE:MKL). Nuance Investments Ltd Liability Corporation has invested 0.2% of its portfolio in Markel Corporation (NYSE:MKL). Tci Wealth Advsrs Inc holds 32 shares or 0.02% of its portfolio. Heritage Wealth holds 2.49% or 4,930 shares.

Farallon Capital Management Llc decreased Visa Inc (NYSE:V) stake by 102,723 shares to 2.82M valued at $264.88 million in 2017Q2. It also reduced Humana Inc (NYSE:HUM) stake by 20,000 shares and now owns 178,500 shares. Fidelity Natl Information Sv (NYSE:FIS) was reduced too.

Receive News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings with our daily email newsletter.





Free Email Newsletter

Enter your email address below to get the latest news and analysts' ratings for your stocks with our free daily email newsletter:


Twitter Auto Publish Powered By : XYZScripts.com