Sarasin & Partners Llp Maintains Position in Lauder Estee Cos (EL); Southwest Airls Co Com (LUV) Share Price Declined While United American Securities Has Trimmed Its Stake

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United American Securities Inc decreased its stake in Southwest Airls Co Com (LUV) by 10.71% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. United American Securities Inc sold 13,360 shares as the company’s stock declined 18.19% with the market. The institutional investor held 111,367 shares of the air freight and delivery services company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $6.96 million, down from 124,727 at the end of the previous reported quarter. United American Securities Inc who had been investing in Southwest Airls Co Com for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $27.28B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.96% or $0.47 during the last trading session, reaching $48.52. About 3.57M shares traded. Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) has declined 18.85% since January 12, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 18.85% the S&P500. Some Historical LUV News: 26/04/2018 – Southwest Airlines Sees 2018 Capacity Up in Low 5% Range; 17/04/2018 – Southwest Airlines: Aircraft Involved Today Was a Boeing 737-700 (N772SW); 20/04/2018 – AIRLINE REGULATORS CALL FOR EMERGENCY INSPECTIONS OF BOEING 737 ENGINES – WSJ, CITING; 03/05/2018 – SOUTHWEST TO OFFER NONST0P SERVICE TO HAWAII FROM 4 CA CITIES; 02/05/2018 – Spectrum News Austin: BREAKING: A #SouthwestAirlines flight from Chicago to Newark had to make an emergency landing in; 03/04/2018 – SOUTHWEST WEIGHING MULTIPLE HAWAII DESTINATIONS: CEO; 17/04/2018 – FOX 29: #BREAKING: EMERGENCY LANDING: A Southwest Airlines plane has made an emergency landing at the Philadelphia Internat…; 18/04/2018 – NTSB PRESS BRIEFING ON SOUTHWEST AIRLINES ENGINE FAILURE: LIVE; 17/04/2018 – PIX11 News: #BREAKING: Southwest Airlines plane from NYC makes emergency landing in Philly; 18/04/2018 – Southwest Airlines to speed up inspections after engine explodes, killing one

Sarasin & Partners Llp increased its stake in Lauder Estee Cos Inc (EL) by 126.64% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Sarasin & Partners Llp bought 23,643 shares as the company’s stock declined 0.41% with the market. The institutional investor held 42,312 shares of the consumer non-durables company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $6.15M, up from 18,669 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Sarasin & Partners Llp who had been investing in Lauder Estee Cos Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $45.70 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.51% or $0.64 during the last trading session, reaching $125.94. About 2.90M shares traded or 25.86% up from the average. The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE:EL) has risen 10.23% since January 12, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 10.23% the S&P500. Some Historical EL News: 02/05/2018 – Estee Lauder Sees FY Adj EPS $4.38-Adj EPS $4.42; 23/03/2018 – ESTEE LAUDER SEES PRETAX RESTRUCTURING CHARGES OF ABOUT $93M; 06/03/2018 The Estée Lauder Companies Presentation at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2018 Consumer & Retail Technology Conference; 16/04/2018 – Estee Lauder: Jennifer Hyman and Jennifer Tejada Elected to Boar; 25/04/2018 – Estee Lauder Expands Paid Parental Leave To 20 Weeks And Other Family Benefits — MarketWatch; 16/04/2018 – ESTEE LAUDER COMPANIES INC – JENNIFER HYMAN AND JENNIFER TEJADA HAVE BEEN ELECTED TO ITS BOARD OF DIRECTORS; 02/05/2018 – Estee Lauder Product Testing Issue Clouds Quarterly Sales Gains; 19/03/2018 – Coty launches US$8bn-equiv jumbo refi; 02/05/2018 – The Estée Lauder Companies Presentation at the Goldman Sachs Global Staples Forum 2018 Available Live via Webcast; 15/05/2018 – POINT72 SINGAPORE BOOSTED EL IN 1Q: 13F

More notable recent The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE:EL) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Kinder Morgan Targets Upside From 10,000 Mile Long Gas Pipeline – Seeking Alpha” on January 10, 2019, also Benzinga.com with their article: “10 Biggest Price Target Changes For Wednesday – Benzinga” published on January 02, 2019, Benzinga.com published: “Benzinga’s Top Upgrades, Downgrades For January 10, 2019 – Benzinga” on January 10, 2019. More interesting news about The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE:EL) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Citi positive on Estee Lauder – Seeking Alpha” published on January 02, 2019 as well as 247Wallst.com‘s news article titled: “Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Bed Bath & Beyond, Boeing, Constellation, Dell, Dollar General, Lockheed Martin, NOV, Snap, Twitter, Yelp and More – 24/7 Wall St.” with publication date: January 10, 2019.

Sarasin & Partners Llp, which manages about $17.00B and $5.31 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Texas Instrs Inc (NASDAQ:TXN) by 46,789 shares to 396,973 shares, valued at $42.59M in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Prologis Inc (NYSE:PLD) by 119,865 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 276,861 shares, and cut its stake in Embraer S A (NYSE:ERJ).

Among 34 analysts covering Estee Lauder (NYSE:EL), 25 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 74% are positive. Estee Lauder had 130 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE:EL) has “Buy” rating given on Monday, February 5 by RBC Capital Markets. The firm has “Buy” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Friday, April 28. The rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Monday, October 16 with “Buy”. The firm has “Market Perform” rating by BMO Capital Markets given on Thursday, November 2. Jefferies downgraded the shares of EL in report on Thursday, May 3 to “Hold” rating. The stock has “Buy” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Thursday, July 6. The rating was downgraded by CSLA on Thursday, November 3 to “Underperform”. The firm has “Overweight” rating by Piper Jaffray given on Monday, August 22. Evercore initiated The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE:EL) on Tuesday, May 22 with “Buy” rating. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Tuesday, August 8 report.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.79 in 2018 Q3. Its down 0.39, from 1.18 in 2018Q2. It turned negative, as 57 investors sold EL shares while 266 reduced holdings. 73 funds opened positions while 182 raised stakes. 187.38 million shares or 2.83% less from 192.84 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Eqis Cap Mngmt stated it has 12,195 shares. Moreover, Btc Mgmt Inc has 0.47% invested in The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE:EL). Highbridge Management Limited Company has 0.04% invested in The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE:EL) for 12,554 shares. Bluemountain Cap Mgmt Limited Liability Com owns 5,008 shares or 0.01% of their US portfolio. Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo & Communications Lc has 153,147 shares. New Mexico Educational Retirement Board accumulated 0.11% or 19,974 shares. 2.76M are owned by Geode Cap Ltd Liability. Pension holds 0.14% or 244,261 shares. Zevenbergen Cap Invests Ltd Liability Company accumulated 0.03% or 6,740 shares. Pitcairn holds 25,568 shares or 0.39% of its portfolio. The Georgia-based Decatur Cap has invested 1.16% in The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE:EL). Acadian Asset Management Lc holds 2.35M shares or 1.41% of its portfolio. Voya Inv Ltd Liability Corporation reported 0.02% of its portfolio in The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE:EL). Sumitomo Life Ins Com holds 12,770 shares or 0.22% of its portfolio. Bluecrest Cap holds 0.01% of its portfolio in The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE:EL) for 2,421 shares.

Since August 22, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 21 sales for $64.72 million activity. Hertzmark Hudis Jane had sold 20,925 shares worth $2.99M on Wednesday, October 31. 1,238 shares were sold by BARSHEFSKY CHARLENE, worth $168,244. The insider LAUDER RONALD S FOUNDATION sold $2.14 million. Another trade for 3,575 shares valued at $502,576 was made by O’HARE MICHAEL on Wednesday, October 31. The insider Hockaday Irvine O Jr sold 1,700 shares worth $233,869. Demsey John sold $7.14 million worth of stock or 54,303 shares.

Among 24 analysts covering Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV), 15 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 63% are positive. Southwest Airlines Co. had 97 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was downgraded by Imperial Capital on Friday, June 1 to “In-Line”. The stock of Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) has “Hold” rating given on Friday, June 15 by Argus Research. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Wednesday, September 20 by Raymond James. On Friday, October 23 the stock rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with “Buy”. On Friday, October 26 the stock rating was maintained by Buckingham Research with “Buy”. The firm has “Overweight” rating given on Friday, September 15 by JP Morgan. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, April 17 by Stephens. The firm has “Hold” rating by Susquehanna given on Wednesday, November 28. The company was initiated on Friday, November 18 by Citigroup. The stock of Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) earned “Neutral” rating by Buckingham Research on Friday, October 27.

United American Securities Inc, which manages about $201.06 million and $230.99M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Apple Inc Com (NASDAQ:AAPL) by 41,195 shares to 80,323 shares, valued at $18.13 million in 2018Q3, according to the filing.

More notable recent Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Southwest Airlines revenue arrives light – Seeking Alpha” on July 26, 2018, also Benzinga.com with their article: “Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV) Has 21% Upside Potential, Argus Says In Upgrade – Benzinga” published on September 07, 2018, Fool.com published: “California’s New Airline May Be Dead Already – Motley Fool” on January 07, 2019. More interesting news about Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Is It Time To Fall In LUV With Southwest Airlines? – Seeking Alpha” published on November 14, 2018 as well as Gurufocus.com‘s news article titled: “Southwest Airlines And International Brotherhood of Teamsters Reach Tentative Agreement For Material Specialist Employees – GuruFocus.com” with publication date: January 12, 2019.

Analysts await Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) to report earnings on January, 24. They expect $1.05 EPS, up 36.36% or $0.28 from last year’s $0.77 per share. LUV’s profit will be $590.42M for 11.55 P/E if the $1.05 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.08 actual EPS reported by Southwest Airlines Co. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -2.78% negative EPS growth.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.93 in 2018 Q3. Its up 0.06, from 0.87 in 2018Q2. It improved, as 46 investors sold LUV shares while 256 reduced holdings. 102 funds opened positions while 178 raised stakes. 424.82 million shares or 0.25% more from 423.74 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. 851,531 were accumulated by Voloridge Invest Mgmt Lc. Perritt owns 20,451 shares or 0.38% of their US portfolio. Veritable LP owns 12,908 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Thomas White International Limited reported 18,449 shares. 58,102 were accumulated by Hartford Inv Company. First Interstate Bancshares owns 1,927 shares or 0.03% of their US portfolio. Goldman Sachs Grp Inc reported 3.70 million shares. Oxbow Limited Liability Company accumulated 114,227 shares. Gulf Comml Bank (Uk) Limited reported 47,343 shares or 0.03% of all its holdings. Vantage Inv Lc holds 0.02% or 1,180 shares. Bp Public Limited Liability has invested 0.12% in Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV). Gemmer Asset Management Limited Liability Co accumulated 158 shares or 0% of the stock. Teachers Retirement Of The State Of Kentucky holds 0.24% or 320,868 shares. Liberty Mutual Group Asset Inc, a Massachusetts-based fund reported 21,322 shares. Yorktown Mngmt And Company Incorporated reported 17,000 shares.

Since August 17, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 3 sales for $463,688 activity. Another trade for 6,130 shares valued at $363,405 was made by Watterson Andrew M on Friday, August 17.

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