California Water Service Group (CWT) At $37.85 Forms Top; Martin & Company Decreased Its The Boeing Co. (BA) Position

Martin & Company Inc decreased The Boeing Co. (BA) stake by 10.57% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Martin & Company Inc sold 1,625 shares as The Boeing Co. (BA)’s stock rose 4.66%. The Martin & Company Inc holds 13,755 shares with $3.50 million value, down from 15,380 last quarter. The Boeing Co. now has $198.23 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.96% or $3.17 during the last trading session, reaching $332.83. About 8.83 million shares traded or 87.55% up from the average. The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) has risen 41.13% since February 11, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 24.43% the S&P500.

California Water Service Group (CWT) formed multiple top with $40.88 target or 8.00% above today’s $37.85 share price. California Water Service Group (CWT) has $1.82B valuation. The stock increased 2.12% or $0.79 during the last trading session, reaching $37.85. About 624,529 shares traded or 97.78% up from the average. California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) has risen 22.84% since February 11, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 6.14% the S&P500.

Analysts await California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) to report earnings on February, 22. They expect $0.24 EPS, down 22.58% or $0.07 from last year’s $0.31 per share. CWT’s profit will be $11.52M for 39.43 P/E if the $0.24 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.70 actual EPS reported by California Water Service Group for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -65.71% negative EPS growth.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.09 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.04, from 1.13 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 10 investors sold California Water Service Group shares while 48 reduced holdings. 17 funds opened positions while 46 raised stakes. 32.77 million shares or 1.52% more from 32.28 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Aldebaran Fin holds 0.59% or 22,240 shares in its portfolio. Personal Cap Advisors Corporation holds 0.26% in California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) or 355,487 shares. Manufacturers Life The owns 36,721 shares. Wells Fargo Mn holds 147,655 shares. The North Carolina-based Piedmont Investment Advsrs Lc has invested 0.03% in California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT). Tiaa Cref Mgmt Ltd Llc invested in 0% or 127,037 shares. 32,706 are held by Metropolitan Life Insur New York. Citigroup owns 37,710 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Macquarie Ltd has 0% invested in California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) for 12,000 shares. Cutter Company Brokerage Incorporated has invested 0.08% in California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT). Ubs Asset Mngmt Americas stated it has 0% of its portfolio in California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT). Suntrust Banks reported 0.01% in California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT). Pinebridge Investments Lp holds 0.04% of its portfolio in California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) for 43,103 shares. Geode Limited Company accumulated 0.01% or 401,305 shares. Nuveen Asset Management Limited Liability Co reported 611,969 shares.

Among 7 analysts covering California Water Service (NYSE:CWT), 1 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 14% are positive. California Water Service has $41.0 highest and $24 lowest target. $36.50’s average target is -3.57% below currents $37.85 stock price. California Water Service had 14 analyst reports since August 3, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Friday, October 27, the company rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird. The company was maintained on Friday, October 6 by Robert W. Baird. The firm has “Equal Weight” rating by Barclays Capital given on Tuesday, September 6. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Tuesday, April 19 by Janney Capital. Barclays Capital maintained California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) on Friday, September 22 with “Underweight” rating. Robert W. Baird downgraded the shares of CWT in report on Friday, February 26 to “Neutral” rating. Robert W. Baird initiated it with “Neutral” rating and $33 target in Friday, October 14 report. Gabelli downgraded California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) on Monday, May 1 to “Hold” rating. The firm has “Equal-Weight” rating by Barclays Capital given on Monday, April 4. On Monday, August 3 the stock rating was upgraded by Hilliard Lyons to “Buy”.

Since September 11, 2017, it had 1 insider purchase, and 2 insider sales for $100,136 activity. McGhee Lynne P also sold $39,858 worth of California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) on Tuesday, September 12. VERA GEORGE A bought 2 shares worth $86.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.81 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.05, from 0.86 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 50 investors sold BA shares while 609 reduced holdings. 165 funds opened positions while 367 raised stakes. 411.79 million shares or 1.95% less from 419.99 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Community Bancorporation Na accumulated 4,729 shares. Franklin Street Advisors Nc stated it has 6,162 shares. Birmingham Capital Co Al holds 0.14% or 1,366 shares. 4,936 are owned by Next. Old Republic Corporation reported 1.78% in The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA). Dorsey Wright invested 0.58% in The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA). 7,801 were accumulated by Hm Payson &. Manchester Capital holds 0.22% of its portfolio in The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) for 5,471 shares. Eagle Asset Management owns 12,773 shares or 0.02% of their US portfolio. Adage Prtn Gru holds 899,993 shares or 0.56% of its portfolio. Hudson Valley Advsr Inc Adv accumulated 29,383 shares. The Nebraska-based Ameritas Prns Inc has invested 0.34% in The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA). Americafirst Cap Mgmt Limited invested 0.11% of its portfolio in The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA). Palisades Hudson Asset Limited Partnership accumulated 4,514 shares. Pinnacle Fincl Prtnrs has invested 0.17% of its portfolio in The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA).

Martin & Company Inc increased Heritage Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:HFWA) stake by 19,588 shares to 61,994 valued at $1.83M in 2017Q3. It also upped Unifirst Corp. (NYSE:UNF) stake by 5,401 shares and now owns 14,900 shares. John Wiley & Sons Inc. (NYSE:JW.A) was raised too.