Ing Groep Nv Holds Stake in Cme Group (CME); Danaher (DHR) Shareholder Hudson Valley Investment Advisors Upped Stake

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Ing Groep Nv increased its stake in Cme Group Inc (CME) by 43.99% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Ing Groep Nv bought 14,444 shares as the company’s stock rose 9.33% while stock markets declined. The institutional investor held 47,277 shares of the investment bankers and brokers and service company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $8.05M, up from 32,833 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Ing Groep Nv who had been investing in Cme Group Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $64.12 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.74% or $1.33 during the last trading session, reaching $179.22. About 845,363 shares traded. CME Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CME) has risen 28.18% since January 14, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 28.18% the S&P500. Some Historical CME News: 28/03/2018 – CME Group lines up £3.8bn takeover of Michael Spencer’s Nex; 15/03/2018 – CME targets UK fintech prize Nex; 26/04/2018 – CME Group 1Q Rev $1.1B; 02/04/2018 – LIVESTOCK-CME hogs drop by 3-cent limit on China pork tariff hike; 07/03/2018 – CME lumber futures final vol/open int for March 6; 15/03/2018 – CME FEEDER CATTLE CONTRACTS 0#FC: FALL MORE THAN 1 PERCENT WITH PRESSURE FROM SELL STOPS, LIVE CATTLE FUTURES LOSSES -TRADE; 16/05/2018 – CME LIVE CATTLE BACK MONTHS 0#LC: DROP MORE THAN 1 PCT PRESSURED BY LOWER CASH PRICES, WEAKER WHOLESALE BEEF VALUES -TRADE; 07/05/2018 – CME’s SOFR futures debut with more than 50 participants; 23/05/2018 – CME LIVE CATTLE BACK MONTHS 0#LC: CLIMB OVER 1 PERCENT ON TECHNICAL BUYING, POSITIONING AHEAD OF FRIDAY’S USDA MONTHLY CATTLE REPORT -TRADE; 30/03/2018 – Fitch Places NEX Group’s ‘BBB’/’F3’ Ratings on Positive Watch on Planned Acquisition by CME

Hudson Valley Investment Advisors Inc increased its stake in Danaher Corp (DHR) by 269.68% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Hudson Valley Investment Advisors Inc bought 11,143 shares as the company’s stock declined 3.24% with the market. The institutional investor held 15,275 shares of the industrial machinery and components company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $1.66 million, up from 4,132 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Hudson Valley Investment Advisors Inc who had been investing in Danaher Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $73.27B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.69% or $0.73 during the last trading session, reaching $104.53. About 642,765 shares traded. Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR) has risen 9.75% since January 14, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 9.75% the S&P500. Some Historical DHR News: 07/03/2018 – Danaher: Strong Start to 2018 in Core Revenue, Margin; 19/04/2018 – Danaher Raises Profit Target for 2018 — Earnings Review; 04/05/2018 – CORRECTED-OC Oerlikon prepares IPO for drives division

Ing Groep Nv, which manages about $5.88 billion and $5.79 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Canadian Natl Ry Co (NYSE:CNI) by 5,000 shares to 65,337 shares, valued at $5.87 million in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Bank Amer Corp (NYSE:BAC) by 4.28 million shares in the quarter, leaving it with 11.26 million shares, and cut its stake in Maxim Integrated Prods Inc (NASDAQ:MXIM).

More notable recent CME Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CME) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “CME Group Reaches Analyst Target Price – Nasdaq” on November 30, 2018, also Benzinga.com with their article: “CBOE, CME, EEM And XLU: ‘Fast Money’ Picks For December 20 – Benzinga” published on December 20, 2018, Nasdaq.com published: “CME Group Gains 26% in a Year: Will the Rally Continue? – Nasdaq” on January 03, 2019. More interesting news about CME Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CME) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: CME Group, Arthur J. Gallagher & Co, Credit Acceptance and Brown & Brown – Nasdaq” published on December 27, 2018 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “Here’s Why You Should Add Nasdaq (NDAQ) to Your Portfolio – Nasdaq” with publication date: December 31, 2018.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.17 in 2018 Q3. Its down 0.22, from 1.39 in 2018Q2. It worsened, as 26 investors sold CME shares while 249 reduced holdings. 89 funds opened positions while 234 raised stakes. 272.58 million shares or 1.52% more from 268.50 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. San Francisco Sentry (Ca) has invested 0.29% in CME Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CME). Prio Wealth Ltd Partnership accumulated 0.02% or 2,122 shares. Blair William & Il holds 0.17% in CME Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CME) or 162,367 shares. State Of Tennessee Treasury Department accumulated 209,731 shares. Eagleclaw Cap Managment Lc invested in 4,260 shares. 881,457 were reported by Dimensional Fund Advsr Lp. Karpas Strategies Ltd Company accumulated 5,000 shares or 0.35% of the stock. Veritable Lp has 0.04% invested in CME Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CME). Interocean Cap Ltd Llc invested in 6,315 shares or 0.11% of the stock. Advisory Svcs Networks Llc stated it has 0.1% in CME Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CME). Dowling And Yahnke Limited Liability Company, a California-based fund reported 8,107 shares. Buckingham Asset Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 3,007 shares stake. Moreover, Advisers Limited Liability Corp has 0.19% invested in CME Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CME) for 154,948 shares. Altfest L J & Inc has 2,200 shares for 0.11% of their portfolio. Trustco Commercial Bank N Y has 1,700 shares.

Since September 4, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 13 sales for $14.17 million activity. The insider Winkler Julie sold $1.14 million. $51,689 worth of CME Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CME) shares were sold by GEPSMAN MARTIN J. Shares for $35,530 were sold by Pankau Ronald A. on Monday, December 10. Shares for $513,660 were sold by Carey Charles P. Tully Sean also sold $2.59 million worth of CME Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CME) shares. On Tuesday, September 4 the insider Bernacchi Jeffrey M. sold $878,762.

Among 22 analysts covering CME Group (NASDAQ:CME), 10 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 45% are positive. CME Group had 76 analyst reports since August 3, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Friday, March 2 the stock rating was maintained by Sandler O’Neill with “Buy”. On Tuesday, November 20 the stock rating was maintained by Citigroup with “Buy”. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Underperform” rating and $92 target in Friday, October 28 report. The stock of CME Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CME) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, September 27 by Jefferies. Wells Fargo maintained CME Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CME) on Friday, October 26 with “Market Perform” rating. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Friday, May 20 by Sterne Agee CRT. As per Wednesday, October 7, the company rating was upgraded by Bank of America. The firm has “Buy” rating by Jefferies given on Monday, June 5. The company was maintained on Tuesday, December 4 by Barclays Capital. The firm has “Buy” rating by Deutsche Bank given on Friday, July 29.

More news for Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR) were recently published by: Seekingalpha.com, which released: “Danaher Q4 revenue growth above guidance – Seeking Alpha” on January 08, 2019. Fool.com‘s article titled: “Forget 3M: GE Is a Better-Value Stock – The Motley Fool” and published on December 28, 2018 is yet another important article.

Hudson Valley Investment Advisors Inc, which manages about $579.98M and $431.29 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Broadcom Ltd by 2,513 shares to 22,341 shares, valued at $5.51 million in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Corning Inc (NYSE:GLW) by 8,835 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 76,127 shares, and cut its stake in Alphabet Inc Class A.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.22 in Q3 2018. Its up 0.16, from 1.06 in 2018Q2. It is positive, as 26 investors sold DHR shares while 346 reduced holdings. 97 funds opened positions while 357 raised stakes. 513.23 million shares or 0.85% less from 517.64 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Oppenheimer Asset Mngmt, a New York-based fund reported 51,945 shares. Paloma Management holds 0.02% of its portfolio in Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR) for 10,457 shares. Meyer Handelman stated it has 0.4% of its portfolio in Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR). The California-based Oakwood Mngmt Ca has invested 2.48% in Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR). Sun Life Financial reported 1,690 shares. American Registered Investment Advisor accumulated 0.49% or 8,660 shares. Moreover, Aviance Cap Limited Liability has 0.09% invested in Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR) for 3,485 shares. Tci Wealth Advisors invested 0.26% in Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR). Oakbrook Investments Limited Liability holds 46,715 shares. Callahan Advsrs Limited Liability Corp has invested 0.52% in Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR). Cetera Advsr Limited Liability Co reported 2,875 shares. Mariner Wealth Advsr reported 5,520 shares. 14,392 were accumulated by Nelson Van Denburg Campbell Wealth Management Group Llc. Royal Bank & Trust Of Canada accumulated 5.63 million shares. Bahl Gaynor reported 9,130 shares.

Since July 23, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 10 insider sales for $36.38 million activity. On Wednesday, November 7 the insider COMAS DANIEL L sold $3.74 million. $932,099 worth of Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR) was sold by Lalor Angela S on Monday, July 23. 104,913 shares valued at $10.69 million were sold by Joyce Thomas Patrick JR on Monday, July 30. King William also sold $5.43 million worth of Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR) shares. On Tuesday, October 23 the insider EHRLICH DONALD J sold $1.01 million. DANIEL WILLIAM K sold $2.92 million worth of Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR) on Wednesday, October 24.

Among 21 analysts covering Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR), 16 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 76% are positive. Danaher Corporation had 99 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Credit Suisse maintained Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR) rating on Wednesday, January 31. Credit Suisse has “Buy” rating and $105.0 target. Credit Suisse initiated the shares of DHR in report on Wednesday, February 1 with “Outperform” rating. As per Friday, July 13, the company rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley. On Wednesday, January 3 the stock rating was initiated by Evercore with “Buy”. On Friday, May 27 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Sector Perform”. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Monday, October 26 by Argus Research. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Monday, April 25 by Sterne Agee CRT. Robert W. Baird maintained Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR) on Thursday, April 19 with “Buy” rating. As per Tuesday, March 13, the company rating was maintained by Credit Suisse. Morgan Stanley maintained the shares of DHR in report on Friday, October 20 with “Overweight” rating.

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