Delphi Automotive Plc (DLPH) Valuation Rose While Bp Plc Raised Position by $1.47 Million; Warburg Pincus Has Cut Holding in Wex (3) (WEX) by $252.75 Million

January 20, 2018 - By Peter Erickson

Bp Plc increased its stake in Delphi Automotive Plc (DLPH) by 8.88% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Bp Plc bought 15,000 shares as the company’s stock rose 13.84% with the market. The hedge fund held 184,000 shares of the o.e.m. company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $18.10 million, up from 169,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Bp Plc who had been investing in Delphi Automotive Plc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $5.01B market cap company. The stock decreased 1.24% or $0.71 during the last trading session, reaching $56.55. About 1.44 million shares traded. Delphi Technologies PLC (NYSE:DLPH) has risen 30.43% since January 20, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 13.73% the S&P500.

Warburg Pincus Llc decreased its stake in Wex Inc.(3) (WEX) by 87.9% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Warburg Pincus Llc sold 2.26 million shares as the company’s stock declined 10.14% while stock markets rallied. The hedge fund held 310,538 shares of the business services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $34.85M, down from 2.57M at the end of the previous reported quarter. Warburg Pincus Llc who had been investing in Wex Inc.(3) for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $6.30 billion market cap company. The stock increased 1.26% or $1.82 during the last trading session, reaching $146.72. About 244,683 shares traded. WEX Inc. (NYSE:WEX) has risen 13.96% since January 20, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 2.74% the S&P500.

Analysts await WEX Inc. (NYSE:WEX) to report earnings on February, 12. They expect $1.32 earnings per share, up 10.00% or $0.12 from last year’s $1.2 per share. WEX’s profit will be $56.64 million for 27.79 P/E if the $1.32 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.31 actual earnings per share reported by WEX Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 0.76% EPS growth.

Investors sentiment increased to 2.02 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.53, from 1.49 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 21 investors sold WEX shares while 40 reduced holdings. 24 funds opened positions while 99 raised stakes. 46.62 million shares or 2.64% more from 45.42 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Symphony Asset Mgmt Limited Liability Corporation reported 4,893 shares. Crescent Park Mgmt LP owns 191,220 shares. Guggenheim Limited Company, a Illinois-based fund reported 16,279 shares. Retirement Of Alabama has 51,483 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. Timessquare Cap Management Limited Liability Com reported 1.26% of its portfolio in WEX Inc. (NYSE:WEX). Citadel Limited reported 1.12 million shares. Credit Suisse Ag has 44,180 shares. Goldman Sachs Inc holds 0.01% or 204,459 shares in its portfolio. Evercore Wealth Mngmt Limited Liability Corporation owns 0% invested in WEX Inc. (NYSE:WEX) for 575 shares. Williams Jones & Assoc Ltd Limited Liability Company has 248,460 shares for 0.69% of their portfolio. Amalgamated Comml Bank accumulated 7,745 shares or 0.03% of the stock. Texas Permanent School Fund owns 29,129 shares for 0.04% of their portfolio. Ngam Advisors Ltd Partnership, Massachusetts-based fund reported 44,683 shares. 8,540 are held by Thrivent Fincl For Lutherans. Moreover, Arizona State Retirement Sys has 0.03% invested in WEX Inc. (NYSE:WEX) for 22,607 shares.

Among 19 analysts covering WEX (NYSE:WEX), 11 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 58% are positive. WEX had 57 analyst reports since August 14, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Jefferies maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Monday, September 19 report. Suntrust Robinson upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Tuesday, October 17 report. The rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Wednesday, February 3 with “Outperform”. The firm has “Equal-Weight” rating by Morgan Stanley given on Thursday, November 2. JP Morgan upgraded the stock to “Neutral” rating in Friday, April 29 report. The stock has “Buy” rating by SunTrust on Tuesday, October 17. Oppenheimer maintained the stock with “Outperform” rating in Thursday, November 2 report. On Sunday, August 13 the stock rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with “Buy”. CLSA upgraded the stock to “Outperform” rating in Thursday, September 1 report. The rating was maintained by SunTrust with “Hold” on Wednesday, October 4.

Since August 10, 2017, it had 1 buy, and 3 selling transactions for $1.82 million activity. COWGER GARY L had sold 8,500 shares worth $836,682. 1,000 shares were bought by DELLAQUILA FRANK J, worth $83,880. The insider De Vos Glen W. sold $191,834.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.32 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.22, from 1.1 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 30 investors sold DLPH shares while 173 reduced holdings. 83 funds opened positions while 185 raised stakes. 236.59 million shares or 5.31% less from 249.87 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Limited stated it has 66,960 shares. Richard Bernstein Advisors Limited Company invested 0.32% in Delphi Technologies PLC (NYSE:DLPH). Thompson Siegel And Walmsley Llc holds 122 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Cantab Prtnrs Llp holds 4,929 shares or 0.07% of its portfolio. Fulton Natl Bank Na has invested 0.04% in Delphi Technologies PLC (NYSE:DLPH). Cramer Rosenthal Mcglynn Ltd Company accumulated 317,405 shares. Jane Street Group Ltd Co has invested 0.01% in Delphi Technologies PLC (NYSE:DLPH). Advisors Asset holds 0.05% or 29,244 shares in its portfolio. Guggenheim Limited Liability Corporation reported 0.08% stake. Rhumbline Advisers invested in 0.1% or 473,269 shares. Croft has invested 1.08% in Delphi Technologies PLC (NYSE:DLPH). Conning, a Connecticut-based fund reported 6,290 shares. Srb Corp has 0.02% invested in Delphi Technologies PLC (NYSE:DLPH). Granite Prtn Ltd Liability Company reported 7,755 shares. Ohio-based James Rech Incorporated has invested 0.07% in Delphi Technologies PLC (NYSE:DLPH).

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