Chesley Taft & Associates Upped Fedex (FDX) Stake By $306,270; 1 Analysts Covering Dynex Capital, Inc. (DX)

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Among 5 analysts covering Dynex Capital (NYSE:DX), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 20% are positive. Dynex Capital had 16 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Dynex Capital, Inc. (NYSE:DX) has “Buy” rating given on Monday, August 10 by Maxim Group. The rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with “Hold” on Friday, October 6. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Thursday, February 22 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. Maxim Group maintained it with “Buy” rating and $7.75 target in Thursday, February 18 report. As per Monday, May 29, the company rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. The company was downgraded on Friday, January 13 by JMP Securities. The firm has “Neutral” rating by Ladenburg Thalmann given on Thursday, April 28. The company was downgraded on Tuesday, August 18 by Zacks. See Dynex Capital, Inc. (NYSE:DX) latest ratings:

22/02/2018 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Hold New Target: $7.0 Maintain

Chesley Taft & Associates Llc increased Fedex Corp (FDX) stake by 2.21% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Chesley Taft & Associates Llc acquired 1,230 shares as Fedex Corp (FDX)’s stock declined 6.15%. The Chesley Taft & Associates Llc holds 57,010 shares with $14.23 million value, up from 55,780 last quarter. Fedex Corp now has $64.42 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.97% or $2.31 during the last trading session, reaching $241.07. About 1.15M shares traded. FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX) has risen 25.45% since April 6, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 13.90% the S&P500.

The stock increased 0.47% or $0.03 during the last trading session, reaching $6.48. About 219,820 shares traded. Dynex Capital, Inc. (NYSE:DX) has declined 4.98% since April 6, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 16.53% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 2.31 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.28, from 2.03 in 2017Q3. It increased, as 6 investors sold Dynex Capital, Inc. shares while 26 reduced holdings. 28 funds opened positions while 46 raised stakes. 27.04 million shares or 24.01% more from 21.81 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Pnc Fincl Gp Inc owns 0% invested in Dynex Capital, Inc. (NYSE:DX) for 56,590 shares. Fmr Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 0% or 1.47M shares. Guggenheim Cap Ltd Liability reported 105,545 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Reilly stated it has 1,750 shares. Deutsche Bancorp Ag holds 531,253 shares. Point72 Asia (Hong Kong) Ltd owns 0.01% invested in Dynex Capital, Inc. (NYSE:DX) for 2,397 shares. Aperio Grp Ltd Liability invested in 91,537 shares or 0% of the stock. Bartlett And Com Lc reported 0% in Dynex Capital, Inc. (NYSE:DX). Massachusetts-based State Street has invested 0% in Dynex Capital, Inc. (NYSE:DX). Vanguard Gru invested in 2.37 million shares. 66,072 are held by Advisors Asset Mngmt. Magnetar Limited Liability Corporation holds 0% or 23,933 shares in its portfolio. D E Shaw & Com Incorporated owns 16,320 shares. Northern Tru Corporation, a Illinois-based fund reported 641,445 shares. Ontario – Canada-based Royal Natl Bank Of Canada has invested 0% in Dynex Capital, Inc. (NYSE:DX).

Dynex Capital, Inc., a mortgage real estate investment trust, invests in mortgage-backed securities on a leveraged basis in the United States. The company has market cap of $362.85 million. It invests in agency and non-agency MBS consisting of residential MBS, commercial MBS (CMBS), and CMBS interest-only securities. It has a 14.15 P/E ratio. Agency MBS have a guaranty of principal payment by an agency of the U.S. government or a U.S. government-sponsored entity, such as Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.

Chesley Taft & Associates Llc decreased Mcdonalds Corp (NYSE:MCD) stake by 5,064 shares to 29,487 valued at $5.08M in 2017Q4. It also reduced Advanced Energy Industries In (NASDAQ:AEIS) stake by 11,735 shares and now owns 3,800 shares. Ishares National Muni Bond Fun (MUB) was reduced too.

Among 37 analysts covering FedEx (NYSE:FDX), 26 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 70% are positive. FedEx had 116 analyst reports since August 14, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Sector Perform” rating given on Thursday, September 17 by RBC Capital Markets. As per Friday, February 23, the company rating was upgraded by Bernstein. The company was maintained on Tuesday, October 31 by Robert W. Baird. Stifel Nicolaus upgraded the shares of FDX in report on Tuesday, October 6 to “Buy” rating. As per Thursday, September 17, the company rating was maintained by Cowen & Co. Avondale maintained FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX) rating on Thursday, March 17. Avondale has “Market Outperform” rating and $182.50 target. The rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley on Wednesday, March 21 with “Equal-Weight”. As per Wednesday, March 21, the company rating was upgraded by Stifel Nicolaus. The rating was maintained by Citigroup with “Buy” on Friday, August 14. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, June 14 by Oppenheimer.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.21 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.14, from 1.07 in 2017Q3. It improved, as 45 investors sold FDX shares while 366 reduced holdings. 137 funds opened positions while 361 raised stakes. 193.75 million shares or 3.04% less from 199.84 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Franklin Street Advsr Nc stated it has 0.07% of its portfolio in FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX). Zwj Counsel invested in 0.14% or 7,330 shares. Northwest Investment Counselors Ltd accumulated 1,103 shares. Ledyard Savings Bank has invested 0.04% in FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX). 355,960 were accumulated by Federated Invsts Pa. 57,899 were reported by Tower Bridge Advsrs. Employees Retirement System Of Texas holds 0.29% or 92,100 shares in its portfolio. 5,747 are owned by Lincoln. 100 are owned by Financial Engines Advisors Lc. Brown Advisory reported 0.02% stake. Regions Financial Corp holds 28,979 shares or 0.08% of its portfolio. Baker Ellis Asset Management Limited accumulated 4,750 shares. Bancorporation Of Nova Scotia owns 76,461 shares or 0.09% of their US portfolio. Kayne Anderson Rudnick Inv Ltd Liability holds 0.01% of its portfolio in FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX) for 5,400 shares. Chickasaw Capital Lc owns 4,903 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio.

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