Insider Sale: Mark Zuckerberg Sold 521,967 Shares of Facebook, Inc. (FB); 5 Bullish Analysts Covering Telefónica, S.A. (TEF)

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Telefónica, S.A. (NYSE:TEF) Ratings Coverage

Among 16 analysts covering Telefonica S.A. (NYSE:TEF), 5 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 31% are positive. Telefonica S.A. had 22 analyst reports since August 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was initiated by Societe Generale with “Hold” on Tuesday, December 6. On Friday, October 20 the stock rating was upgraded by Barclays Capital to “Hold”. Bank of America downgraded the shares of TEF in report on Wednesday, September 2 to “Underperform” rating. On Tuesday, September 5 the stock rating was downgraded by J.P. Morgan to “Hold”. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Saturday, September 5 by TheStreet. The company was upgraded on Thursday, May 18 by Goldman Sachs. The rating was downgraded by Credit Suisse to “Hold” on Friday, January 19. The company was upgraded on Thursday, December 15 by Deutsche Bank. Bernstein downgraded the shares of TEF in report on Monday, December 11 to “Underperform” rating. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Tuesday, June 28 by Goldman Sachs. See Telefónica, S.A. (NYSE:TEF) latest ratings:

12/04/2018 Broker: J.P. Morgan Rating: Hold Downgrade
09/02/2018 Broker: Jefferies Old Rating: Underperform New Rating: Hold Upgrade
19/01/2018 Broker: Credit Suisse Rating: Hold Downgrade
17/01/2018 Broker: Raymond James Rating: Buy Upgrade
09/01/2018 Broker: Citigroup Rating: Buy
11/12/2017 Broker: Bernstein Old Rating: Market Perform New Rating: Underperform Downgrade

Telefónica, S.A. provides mobile and fixed communication services primarily in the European Union and Latin America. The company has market cap of $51.64 billion. The companyÂ’s mobile and related services and products comprise mobile voice, value added, mobile data and Internet, wholesale, corporate, roaming, fixed wireless, and trunking and paging services. It has a 14.61 P/E ratio. The Company’s fixed telecommunication services include PSTN lines; ISDN accesses; public telephone services; local, domestic, and international long-distance and fixed-to-mobile communications; corporate communications; supplementary and business oriented value-added; video telephony; intelligent network; and telephony information services.

The stock decreased 0.10% or $0.01 during the last trading session, reaching $10.04. About 1.35M shares traded. Telefónica, S.A. (NYSE:TEF) has declined 14.98% since May 3, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 26.53% the S&P500.

Since December 7, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 45 selling transactions for $1.56 billion activity. Zuckerberg Mark sold $44.53M worth of stock. Another trade for 38,104 shares valued at $6.15 million was made by Schroepfer Michael Todd on Tuesday, April 10. On Thursday, February 22 the insider Wehner David M. sold $2.66 million. Shares for $8.57M were sold by Sandberg Sheryl. $134,821 worth of Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) was sold by Stretch Colin. FISCHER DAVID B. sold $822,440 worth of stock or 5,138 shares. Cox Christopher K sold $2.83 million worth of stock or 16,000 shares.

Director, Mark Zuckerberg is the Facebook Inc’s insider which sold shares of Facebook Inc, 521,967 to be precise. The shares were based on a stock price per share of $174.4, with Mark Zuckerberg’s sale valued at near $91,030,537 US Dollars. He also sold 2,598,585 shares worth approximately $425,779,617 USD in the last 30 days. Being a significant transaction, it will very likely not go a secret. Mark Zuckerberg currently holds 10%+ of Facebook Inc’s market cap with ownership of 7.71 million shares. 

Investors sentiment increased to 1.21 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.06, from 1.15 in 2017Q3. It improved, as 57 investors sold Facebook, Inc. shares while 621 reduced holdings. 147 funds opened positions while 670 raised stakes. 1.61 billion shares or 1.26% less from 1.63 billion shares in 2017Q3 were reported. 43,849 were accumulated by Novare Cap Ltd Liability. Pointstate Capital L P has invested 1.95% in Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB). Valinor Mngmt L P invested in 4.47% or 855,227 shares. Peapack Gladstone has invested 0.33% of its portfolio in Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB). Lakeview Cap Prns Limited Liability reported 7,073 shares or 0.92% of all its holdings. Highlander Capital Mgmt Limited Liability stated it has 0.91% of its portfolio in Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB). Spectrum Group invested in 0.66% or 10,888 shares. Shoker Investment Counsel accumulated 2,000 shares or 0.25% of the stock. Ashmore Wealth Mngmt Llc owns 484,183 shares. Prudential reported 6.01M shares or 1.44% of all its holdings. Appleton Prtnrs Inc Ma has invested 1.82% in Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB). Brinker Capital Incorporated invested 0.47% of its portfolio in Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB). Numeric Investors Ltd Company invested 2.24% of its portfolio in Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB). Harvey Capital Management reported 2.22% of its portfolio in Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB). Archford Cap Strategies Lc has 0.19% invested in Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB).

Facebook, Inc. provides various products to connect and share through mobile devices, personal computers, and other surfaces worldwide. The company has market cap of $509.66 billion. The Company’s solutions include Facebook Website and mobile application that enables people to connect, share, discover, and communicate each other on mobile devices and personal computers; Instagram, a mobile application that enables people to take photos or videos, customize them with filter effects, and share them with friends and followers in a photo feed or send them directly to friends; Messenger, a messaging application to communicate with people and businesses across platforms and devices; and WhatsApp Messenger, a mobile messaging application. It has a 32.67 P/E ratio. The firm also offers Oculus virtual reality technology and content platform, which allow people to enter an immersive and interactive environment to play games, consume content, and connect with others.

Among 55 analysts covering Facebook (NASDAQ:FB), 51 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 93% are positive. Facebook has $275 highest and $88 lowest target. $194.63’s average target is 10.54% above currents $176.07 stock price. Facebook had 268 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Thursday, April 26, the company rating was maintained by UBS. As per Tuesday, September 5, the company rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity. The stock of Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, March 27 by Raymond James. The rating was maintained by Susquehanna on Thursday, February 1 with “Buy”. The stock of Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) earned “Buy” rating by FBN Securities on Tuesday, September 26. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, March 29 by SunTrust. The firm earned “Overweight” rating on Friday, January 20 by Pacific Crest. The rating was maintained by UBS with “Buy” on Thursday, July 30. The firm has “Buy” rating by Aegis Capital given on Wednesday, November 1. The stock of Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, April 28 by Goldman Sachs.

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