Ledyard National Bank Has Trimmed Procter & Gamble Co (PG) Stake By $856,170; Westwood Holdings Group (WHG) Has 1.31 Sentiment

Ledyard National Bank decreased Procter & Gamble Co (PG) stake by 8.07% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Ledyard National Bank sold 9,513 shares as Procter & Gamble Co (PG)’s stock declined 5.32%. The Ledyard National Bank holds 108,376 shares with $9.86M value, down from 117,889 last quarter. Procter & Gamble Co now has $229.70B valuation. The stock decreased 0.12% or $0.11 during the last trading session, reaching $90.54. About 5.86 million shares traded. The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) has risen 7.54% since January 4, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 9.16% the S&P500.

Westwood Holdings Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, manages investment assets and provides services for its clients. The company has market cap of $594.63 million. The firm operates in two divisions, Advisory and Trust. It has a 22.47 P/E ratio. The Advisory segment provides investment advisory services to corporate retirement plans, public retirement plans, endowments, foundations, individuals, and the Westwood Funds; and investment sub-advisory services to mutual funds, pooled investment vehicles, and its Trust segment.

The stock increased 1.98% or $1.3 during the last trading session, reaching $66.93. About 27,118 shares traded. Westwood Holdings Group, Inc. (WHG) has declined 4.96% since January 4, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 21.66% the S&P500.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider purchases, and 5 insider sales for $2.26 million activity.

Conestoga Capital Advisors Llc holds 1.87% of its portfolio in Westwood Holdings Group, Inc. for 626,856 shares. Hendershot Investments Inc. owns 63,806 shares or 1.83% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Punch & Associates Investment Management Inc. has 1.11% invested in the company for 186,604 shares. The Illinois-based North Star Investment Management Corp. has invested 0.44% in the stock. Hancock Holding Co, a Mississippi-based fund reported 147,370 shares.

Since August 15, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 19 selling transactions for $6.75 million activity. $266,273 worth of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) was sold by Skoufalos Ioannis on Tuesday, August 15. On Tuesday, August 15 FergusonMchugh MaryLynn sold $321,221 worth of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) or 3,490 shares. On Tuesday, August 15 the insider Biegger Mark F sold $244,828. Moeller Jon R sold $558,042 worth of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) on Tuesday, August 15. Keith R. Alexandra also sold $154,168 worth of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) shares. Shares for $154,168 were sold by Coombe Gary A on Tuesday, August 15. Matthew Price had sold 1,257 shares worth $115,695.

Among 24 analysts covering Proctor & Gamble (NYSE:PG), 12 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Proctor & Gamble had 72 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Sterne Agee CRT on Tuesday, July 21. The rating was maintained by SunTrust with “Hold” on Thursday, October 5. The stock of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) has “Hold” rating given on Friday, June 30 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) earned “Outperform” rating by Credit Suisse on Thursday, July 30. The firm has “Hold” rating by Deutsche Bank given on Tuesday, December 13. Jefferies maintained the shares of PG in report on Tuesday, May 30 with “Buy” rating. The rating was downgraded by TheStreet to “Hold” on Tuesday, August 4. The stock of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) earned “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Monday, December 18. RBC Capital Markets maintained The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) on Tuesday, September 5 with “Hold” rating. RBC Capital Markets maintained The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) on Tuesday, October 27 with “Sector Perform” rating.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.82 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.12, from 0.94 in 2017Q2. It fall, as 51 investors sold PG shares while 765 reduced holdings. 110 funds opened positions while 558 raised stakes. 1.50 billion shares or 1.10% more from 1.48 billion shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Ronna Sue Cohen invested in 30,564 shares or 2.12% of the stock. Moreover, United Retail Bank Inc has 1.2% invested in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) for 33,285 shares. 78,853 are owned by Glenview Bank & Trust Trust Dept. Provident Trust holds 0.05% of its portfolio in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) for 11,210 shares. Comerica Financial Bank reported 826,449 shares. Waldron LP holds 0.25% or 9,722 shares. Annex Advisory Services Limited Liability Corporation holds 0.05% in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) or 2,528 shares. Vantage Investment Advisors Ltd Liability accumulated 68,856 shares. Forward Mngmt stated it has 9,124 shares or 0.09% of all its holdings. Smith Moore & holds 0.64% or 24,796 shares in its portfolio. Spectrum Asset Mngmt (Nb Ca) reported 2,923 shares stake. Caisse De Depot Et Placement Du Quebec holds 0.15% of its portfolio in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) for 706,631 shares. State Of Wisconsin Invest Board has 0.86% invested in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) for 3.20 million shares. Ngam Limited Partnership accumulated 0.81% or 843,733 shares. First Retail Bank Of Mount Dora Trust holds 46,533 shares or 2.08% of its portfolio.

Ledyard National Bank increased Starbucks Corp (NASDAQ:SBUX) stake by 7,630 shares to 132,369 valued at $7.11M in 2017Q3. It also upped Abb Ltd Spon Adr (NYSE:ABB) stake by 220,761 shares and now owns 225,111 shares. Thermo Fisher Scientific (NYSE:TMO) was raised too.