Beacon Financial Group Trimmed Its Coca Cola Co Com (KO) Position; Utstarcom Holdings – Ordinary Shares (UTSI) Shorts Up By 162.37%

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Beacon Financial Group decreased Coca Cola Co Com (KO) stake by 20.4% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Beacon Financial Group sold 37,342 shares as Coca Cola Co Com (KO)’s stock declined 5.92%. The Beacon Financial Group holds 145,691 shares with $6.68M value, down from 183,033 last quarter. Coca Cola Co Com now has $176.81 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.41% or $0.17 during the last trading session, reaching $41.55. About 11.59 million shares traded. The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) has risen 1.35% since May 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 10.20% the S&P500.

Utstarcom Holdings Corp – Ordinary Shares (NASDAQ:UTSI) had an increase of 162.37% in short interest. UTSI’s SI was 101,800 shares in May as released by FINRA. Its up 162.37% from 38,800 shares previously. With 95,700 avg volume, 1 days are for Utstarcom Holdings Corp – Ordinary Shares (NASDAQ:UTSI)’s short sellers to cover UTSI’s short positions. The SI to Utstarcom Holdings Corp – Ordinary Shares’s float is 0.66%. The stock decreased 0.40% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $4.92. About 37,489 shares traded. UTStarcom Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:UTSI) has risen 180.11% since May 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 168.56% the S&P500.

More notable recent The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) news were published by: 247Wallst.com which released: “What to Look For in Coca-Cola Earnings Tuesday Morning” on April 23, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Shareholder Yield: Coke Vs. Pepsi” published on May 10, 2018, Benzinga.com published: “Warren Buffett Pushing More Cash To Equities; ‘Big 5’ Stocks Still At The Top” on May 16, 2018. More interesting news about The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Retirement Strategy: I Am Done Being Wrong About This Market” published on May 16, 2018 as well as Livetradingnews.com‘s news article titled: “The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) Bullish Divergence” with publication date: May 03, 2018.

Since January 16, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 5 insider sales for $6.52 million activity. MURPHY JOHN sold $631,572 worth of stock. Waller Kathy N had sold 23,240 shares worth $1.07 million. 1,883 The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) shares with value of $84,735 were sold by MANN JENNIFER K. Shares for $719,250 were sold by LONG ROBERT EDWARD on Wednesday, January 24. 84,400 The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) shares with value of $4.01 million were sold by HAYS ED.

Analysts await The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) to report earnings on July, 25. They expect $0.61 EPS, up 3.39% or $0.02 from last year’s $0.59 per share. KO’s profit will be $2.60B for 17.03 P/E if the $0.61 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.47 actual EPS reported by The Coca-Cola Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 29.79% EPS growth.

Among 22 analysts covering Coca-Cola (NYSE:KO), 12 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 55% are positive. Coca-Cola has $102 highest and $37 lowest target. $47.80’s average target is 15.04% above currents $41.55 stock price. Coca-Cola had 76 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Tuesday, July 21 by Sterne Agee CRT. On Wednesday, July 12 the stock rating was maintained by Susquehanna with “Hold”. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Buy” on Friday, November 10. The company was maintained on Tuesday, August 1 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock of The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, July 13 by Cowen & Co. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, January 12 by Stifel Nicolaus. Credit Suisse maintained the stock with “Outperform” rating in Thursday, October 26 report. Susquehanna maintained The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) on Tuesday, March 15 with “Neutral” rating. The firm has “Hold” rating by Jefferies given on Monday, July 24. The rating was maintained by HSBC with “Buy” on Wednesday, September 27.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.91 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.11, from 0.8 in 2017Q3. It improved, as 51 investors sold KO shares while 623 reduced holdings. 124 funds opened positions while 492 raised stakes. 2.73 billion shares or 0.05% less from 2.73 billion shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Cypress Mngmt Ltd Company has 0.37% invested in The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) for 41,701 shares. Jump Trading Ltd Liability Corp holds 6,463 shares or 0.04% of its portfolio. Columbia L L C Investment Mgmt reported 168,578 shares. Diversified Inv Strategies Ltd reported 1.29% in The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO). Meridian Management Co accumulated 28,336 shares. Gamco Invsts Et Al, New York-based fund reported 886,008 shares. Moreover, Connors Investor Services has 0.39% invested in The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO). Round Table Services Limited Liability Corp has invested 0.19% in The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO). Mitchell Mcleod Pugh And Williams accumulated 17,185 shares. Clean Yield Group Incorporated holds 0.1% of its portfolio in The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) for 5,442 shares. Bancorporation Of Stockton holds 10,620 shares. Qci Asset Mgmt New York has invested 0.02% of its portfolio in The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO). Maple Capital Mgmt invested 0.2% in The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO). 73,509 were reported by Farr Miller Washington Limited Liability Dc. Cedar Hill Assocs Limited owns 18,605 shares.

Investors sentiment increased to 2.43 in 2017 Q4. Its up 1.43, from 1 in 2017Q3. It improved, as 4 investors sold UTStarcom Holdings Corp. shares while 3 reduced holdings. 12 funds opened positions while 5 raised stakes. 2.08 million shares or 2.80% more from 2.02 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Deutsche Bancorporation Ag holds 0% or 114,265 shares in its portfolio. Barclays Public Ltd Company stated it has 0% of its portfolio in UTStarcom Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:UTSI). Geode Cap Mgmt Ltd Liability Com invested in 93,044 shares or 0% of the stock. Wells Fargo Mn has invested 0% of its portfolio in UTStarcom Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:UTSI). Thompson Davis &, Virginia-based fund reported 750 shares. Trexquant Inv Limited Partnership reported 0.01% in UTStarcom Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:UTSI). California Pub Employees Retirement stated it has 0% in UTStarcom Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:UTSI). Northern Tru holds 0% or 24,539 shares in its portfolio. Schneider Mngmt reported 246,037 shares. Tower Research Cap Limited Com (Trc) has invested 0% in UTStarcom Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:UTSI). Susquehanna Gru Ltd Liability Partnership invested in 56,178 shares or 0% of the stock. Navellier & owns 46,000 shares or 0.05% of their US portfolio. Macquarie Gp invested 0% of its portfolio in UTStarcom Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:UTSI). Advisory Service Lc, a Georgia-based fund reported 3,529 shares. Jpmorgan Chase And holds 29,921 shares or 0% of its portfolio.

More important recent UTStarcom Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:UTSI) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “UTStarcom returns to profit in Q1” on May 11, 2018, also Globenewswire.com published article titled: “UTStarcom Reports Unaudited Financial Results for First Quarter 2018”, Seekingalpha.com published: “UTStarcom, Inc. 2018 Q1 – Results – Earnings Call Slides” on May 11, 2018. More interesting news about UTStarcom Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:UTSI) was released by: Globenewswire.com and their article: “UTStarcom Announces SRv6 Router Product Line” with publication date: April 19, 2018.

UTStarcom Holdings Corp., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a telecom infrastructure well-known provider to develop technology for bandwidth from cloud services, mobile, streaming, and other applications. The company has market cap of $176.60 million. The firm offers broadband packet optical transport and wireless/fixed-line access products and solutions. It has a 25.89 P/E ratio. It focuses on delivering carrier-class broadband transport and access products and solutions optimized for mobile backhaul, metro aggregation, broadband access, and Wi-Fi data offloading.

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