Lkq Corp. (LKQ) Share Value Declined While Albert D Mason Has Boosted Stake by $391,545; As Mdc Partners (MDCA) Stock Price Declined, Holder Taylor Asset Management Decreased Stake by $2.91 Million

January 19, 2018 - By Darrin Black

Albert D Mason Inc increased its stake in Lkq Corp. (LKQ) by 83.84% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Albert D Mason Inc bought 11,187 shares as the company’s stock declined 2.79% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 24,530 shares of the motor vehicles company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $883,000, up from 13,343 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Albert D Mason Inc who had been investing in Lkq Corp. for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $13.31 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.84% or $0.36 during the last trading session, reaching $43.06. About 382,283 shares traded. LKQ Corporation (NASDAQ:LKQ) has declined 1.30% since January 19, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 18.00% the S&P500.

Taylor Asset Management Inc decreased its stake in Mdc Partners Inc (MDCA) by 21.85% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Taylor Asset Management Inc sold 291,040 shares as the company’s stock declined 3.33% while stock markets rallied. The hedge fund held 1.04 million shares of the advertising company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $11.45 million, down from 1.33M at the end of the previous reported quarter. Taylor Asset Management Inc who had been investing in Mdc Partners Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $532.54 million market cap company. The stock increased 0.28% or $0.025 during the last trading session, reaching $9.125. About 78,310 shares traded. MDC Partners Inc. (NASDAQ:MDCA) has declined 46.79% since January 19, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 63.49% the S&P500.

Since August 24, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 4 selling transactions for $5.89 million activity. Quinn John S also sold $445,425 worth of LKQ Corporation (NASDAQ:LKQ) on Friday, January 12. Shares for $4.00 million were sold by WEBSTER WILLIAM M IV on Friday, December 8. Shares for $526,755 were sold by ALLEN A CLINTON on Thursday, August 24.

Among 10 analysts covering LKQ (NASDAQ:LKQ), 9 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 90% are positive. LKQ had 24 analyst reports since January 15, 2016 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Northcoast on Tuesday, July 25. Jefferies initiated the stock with “Buy” rating in Friday, January 15 report. Sterne Agee CRT initiated LKQ Corporation (NASDAQ:LKQ) rating on Wednesday, March 2. Sterne Agee CRT has “Buy” rating and $38 target. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, October 26 by Robert W. Baird. As per Tuesday, November 29, the company rating was reinitiated by Stifel Nicolaus. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, August 30 by Robert W. Baird. Susquehanna initiated LKQ Corporation (NASDAQ:LKQ) rating on Friday, August 26. Susquehanna has “Positive” rating and $42 target. As per Tuesday, December 12, the company rating was maintained by FBR Capital. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Sunday, December 10 by Stifel Nicolaus. The firm has “Overweight” rating given on Tuesday, February 21 by JP Morgan.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.92 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.09, from 1.01 in 2017Q2. It fall, as 33 investors sold LKQ shares while 175 reduced holdings. 55 funds opened positions while 137 raised stakes. 273.62 million shares or 1.13% less from 276.76 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. 52,203 were reported by Zebra Capital Mngmt Limited Liability. Loews Corp holds 0.09% of its portfolio in LKQ Corporation (NASDAQ:LKQ) for 385,000 shares. S&Co Inc invested in 0.08% or 17,000 shares. Marble Harbor Invest Counsel has invested 0.91% in LKQ Corporation (NASDAQ:LKQ). Green Valley Invsts Limited holds 6.06% of its portfolio in LKQ Corporation (NASDAQ:LKQ) for 3.46 million shares. Trillium Asset Mngmt Limited reported 0.08% in LKQ Corporation (NASDAQ:LKQ). Public Sector Pension Inv Board owns 34,252 shares. Gateway Advisers Lc invested in 20,901 shares. Northern Trust reported 0.03% of its portfolio in LKQ Corporation (NASDAQ:LKQ). Jp Marvel Inv Advsr Llc holds 0.65% of its portfolio in LKQ Corporation (NASDAQ:LKQ) for 56,355 shares. 202,561 were accumulated by Envestnet Asset. Hutchin Hill Capital Ltd Partnership holds 0.04% of its portfolio in LKQ Corporation (NASDAQ:LKQ) for 32,300 shares. Prudential Public Ltd Company reported 7,473 shares. 203,790 are held by Ci Investments Inc. Highland Capital Management Lp has 14,775 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio.

Albert D Mason Inc, which manages about $397.92M and $124.41 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Monmouth Real Estate Investmen (NYSE:MNR) by 71,670 shares to 65,255 shares, valued at $1.06 million in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Bank Of Ireland by 1.06M shares in the quarter, leaving it with 36,552 shares, and cut its stake in Aptargroup Inc. (NYSE:ATR).

Taylor Asset Management Inc, which manages about $310.14M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Encana Corp (NYSE:ECA) by 362,100 shares to 2.73 million shares, valued at $32.14M in 2017Q3, according to the filing.

Among 8 analysts covering MDC Partners (NASDAQ:MDCA), 5 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 63% are positive. MDC Partners had 32 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Telsey Advisory Group upgraded the shares of MDCA in report on Wednesday, November 2 to “Outperform” rating. As per Monday, October 16, the company rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets. The stock of MDC Partners Inc. (NASDAQ:MDCA) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, July 13 by BMO Capital Markets. Wells Fargo upgraded the shares of MDCA in report on Thursday, April 14 to “Outperform” rating. The stock of MDC Partners Inc. (NASDAQ:MDCA) has “Hold” rating given on Friday, June 2 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock has “Market Perform” rating by BMO Capital Markets on Friday, November 4. Wells Fargo downgraded the stock to “Market Perform” rating in Friday, November 4 report. As per Thursday, August 20, the company rating was maintained by Wedbush. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Buy” on Monday, June 5. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, August 4 with “Hold”.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.29 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.16, from 1.45 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 9 investors sold MDCA shares while 39 reduced holdings. 25 funds opened positions while 37 raised stakes. 45.38 million shares or 0.81% less from 45.75 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Td Asset Mgmt Incorporated holds 0% of its portfolio in MDC Partners Inc. (NASDAQ:MDCA) for 221,700 shares. Ellington Group Ltd Com accumulated 33,800 shares or 0.06% of the stock. Act Ii LP has 739,000 shares. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement System holds 39,294 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Geode Capital Ltd has invested 0% in MDC Partners Inc. (NASDAQ:MDCA). Mhr Fund Management Lc accumulated 305,000 shares. Metropolitan Life Ins Co holds 35,511 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Tower Rech Cap Lc (Trc) reported 7,927 shares. Oppenheimer & reported 22,640 shares stake. American Century Cos Inc has invested 0% in MDC Partners Inc. (NASDAQ:MDCA). Nationwide Fund accumulated 29,324 shares. Commercial Bank Of New York Mellon Corporation stated it has 0% of its portfolio in MDC Partners Inc. (NASDAQ:MDCA). Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Incorporated has 0.05% invested in MDC Partners Inc. (NASDAQ:MDCA). Ubs Asset Americas holds 0% or 26,800 shares in its portfolio. Northern Tru invested 0% in MDC Partners Inc. (NASDAQ:MDCA).

Analysts await MDC Partners Inc. (NASDAQ:MDCA) to report earnings on February, 26. They expect $0.24 earnings per share, down 36.84% or $0.14 from last year’s $0.38 per share. MDCA’s profit will be $14.01M for 9.51 P/E if the $0.24 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.24 actual earnings per share reported by MDC Partners Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 0.00% EPS growth.

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