Lodestar Investment Counsel Has Lifted Its Cisco Systems (CSCO) Stake; Virtu Financial Trimmed Buckeye Partners LP (BPL) Holding By $1.50 Million

Lodestar Investment Counsel Llc increased Cisco Systems (CSCO) stake by 5.34% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Lodestar Investment Counsel Llc acquired 9,100 shares as Cisco Systems (CSCO)’s stock declined 7.50%. The Lodestar Investment Counsel Llc holds 179,653 shares with $6.04M value, up from 170,553 last quarter. Cisco Systems now has $208.08 billion valuation. The stock increased 2.09% or $0.86 during the last trading session, reaching $42.09. About 43.84M shares traded or 70.82% up from the average. Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) has risen 13.20% since February 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 3.50% the S&P500.

Virtu Financial Llc decreased Buckeye Partners LP (BPL) stake by 35.39% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Virtu Financial Llc sold 26,371 shares as Buckeye Partners LP (BPL)’s stock declined 5.01%. The Virtu Financial Llc holds 48,137 shares with $2.74 million value, down from 74,508 last quarter. Buckeye Partners LP now has $7.45B valuation. The stock decreased 0.63% or $0.32 during the last trading session, reaching $50.79. About 584,227 shares traded. Buckeye Partners, L.P. (NYSE:BPL) has declined 5.99% since February 15, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 22.69% the S&P500.

Among 16 analysts covering Buckeye Partners (NYSE:BPL), 6 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 38% are positive. Buckeye Partners has $86 highest and $42 lowest target. $64.07’s average target is 26.15% above currents $50.79 stock price. Buckeye Partners had 49 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Equal Weight” rating by Barclays Capital given on Tuesday, January 17. Mizuho maintained the stock with “Neutral” rating in Monday, November 7 report. Wells Fargo maintained the stock with “Market Perform” rating in Tuesday, October 10 report. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Wednesday, October 12 by Credit Suisse. RBC Capital Markets maintained Buckeye Partners, L.P. (NYSE:BPL) on Monday, September 11 with “Hold” rating. Stifel Nicolaus upgraded Buckeye Partners, L.P. (NYSE:BPL) rating on Monday, May 8. Stifel Nicolaus has “Buy” rating and $74 target. On Tuesday, March 15 the stock rating was maintained by JP Morgan with “Neutral”. The stock of Buckeye Partners, L.P. (NYSE:BPL) has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, November 8 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock of Buckeye Partners, L.P. (NYSE:BPL) earned “Buy” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Thursday, July 13. On Monday, November 6 the stock rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Buy”.

Investors sentiment increased to 1 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.03, from 0.97 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 39 investors sold BPL shares while 93 reduced holdings. 29 funds opened positions while 103 raised stakes. 96.89 million shares or 5.45% more from 91.89 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Carnegie Cap Asset Management Lc has invested 0.27% in Buckeye Partners, L.P. (NYSE:BPL). Northern Tru Corp reported 0% of its portfolio in Buckeye Partners, L.P. (NYSE:BPL). Huntington National Bank owns 33,965 shares or 0.03% of their US portfolio. Homrich & Berg holds 0.02% of its portfolio in Buckeye Partners, L.P. (NYSE:BPL) for 5,086 shares. Van Cleef Asset Managementinc holds 0.06% or 3,700 shares. Moreover, Sei Commerce has 0% invested in Buckeye Partners, L.P. (NYSE:BPL). Td Mgmt Ltd Company holds 94 shares. 5,355 are owned by Usca Ria Lc. Clearbridge Limited Liability Company, New York-based fund reported 5.17M shares. Mathes accumulated 4,425 shares. Green Square Capital holds 116,842 shares. Tiedemann Wealth Limited accumulated 95,606 shares or 0.03% of the stock. Cohen & Steers Inc, a New York-based fund reported 260,092 shares. Delta Asset Mngmt Lc Tn holds 300 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Kings Point Cap has 0.01% invested in Buckeye Partners, L.P. (NYSE:BPL).

Virtu Financial Llc increased Ishares Tr (EFA) stake by 6,344 shares to 68,600 valued at $4.70 million in 2017Q3. It also upped Goldcorp Inc New (NYSE:GG) stake by 44,340 shares and now owns 70,331 shares. Ishares Tr (IWM) was raised too.

Among 38 analysts covering Cisco Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO), 26 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 68% are positive. Cisco Systems Inc. has $160 highest and $16 lowest target. $39.42’s average target is -6.34% below currents $42.09 stock price. Cisco Systems Inc. had 148 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Thursday, June 16 the stock rating was maintained by UBS with “Buy”. The stock of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) has “Buy” rating given on Monday, November 27 by Bernstein. The stock of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) earned “Buy” rating by Goldman Sachs on Monday, February 8. As per Tuesday, June 13, the company rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank. As per Tuesday, September 5, the company rating was maintained by Cowen & Co. On Friday, June 30 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Buy”. UBS maintained it with “Buy” rating and $29 target in Thursday, February 11 report. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Friday, November 18 by Stifel Nicolaus. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, February 15 by Jefferies. As per Thursday, June 29, the company rating was maintained by Bernstein.

Since August 23, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 7 sales for $23.51 million activity. 200,000 Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) shares with value of $7.59 million were sold by BARTZ CAROL. BHATT PRAT also sold $821,900 worth of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) on Monday, September 11. Robbins Charles also sold $3.89M worth of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) on Monday, September 11. The insider CHANDLER MARK D sold $2.11 million. The insider Walker Karen sold $740,883. Another trade for 15,230 shares valued at $578,740 was made by MCGEARY RODERICK C on Thursday, December 14. CHAMBERS JOHN T also sold $7.79M worth of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) on Wednesday, August 23.