The Insider and SVP OF LEGAL & GENERAL COUNSEL of O'Reilly Automotive, Inc. (ORLY), Jeffrey Groves, Unloaded 10,000 Shares; Cramer Rosenthal Mcglynn Lifted Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Co (HMHC) Stake By $7.28 Million

Cramer Rosenthal Mcglynn Llc increased Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Co (HMHC) stake by 29.1% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Cramer Rosenthal Mcglynn Llc acquired 606,345 shares as Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Co (HMHC)’s stock rose 9.73%. The Cramer Rosenthal Mcglynn Llc holds 2.69M shares with $32.41M value, up from 2.08 million last quarter. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Co now has $1.11 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.56% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $9. About 437,937 shares traded. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company (NASDAQ:HMHC) has declined 25.97% since January 9, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 42.67% the S&P500.

Shareholder, Jeffrey Groves is the O Reilly Automotive Inc’s insider which unloaded shares of O Reilly Automotive Inc, 10,000 to be precise. The sold shares were based on an average price-per-share of $252.5, with Jeffrey Groves’s transaction valued at near $2,525,201 USD. The probability that the transaction stays disregarded are quite small owing to the large amount of cash involved. At the moment, Jeffrey Groves owns 213 shares which are equivalent to around 0.0003% of the Company’s market cap (share price times the number of shares outstanding).

Cramer Rosenthal Mcglynn Llc decreased Palo Alto Networks Inc (NYSE:PANW) stake by 3,203 shares to 239,801 valued at $34.56 million in 2017Q3. It also reduced Dover Corp (NYSE:DOV) stake by 168,000 shares and now owns 1.63M shares. American Water Works Co Inc (NYSE:AWK) was reduced too.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.35 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.42, from 0.93 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 20 investors sold HMHC shares while 29 reduced holdings. 11 funds opened positions while 55 raised stakes. 123.31 million shares or 2.53% more from 120.26 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Tudor Inv Et Al invested in 0.01% or 39,945 shares. Deutsche Bancshares Ag owns 0% invested in Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company (NASDAQ:HMHC) for 583,564 shares. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage holds 0% or 12,354 shares. California Employees Retirement Sys holds 0% or 180,143 shares. Fmr Ltd Liability stated it has 0.02% of its portfolio in Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company (NASDAQ:HMHC). Corsair Lp reported 1.03 million shares. 12,144 are held by Zacks Mgmt. Adirondack Rech And Incorporated invested in 1.27% or 270,264 shares. Moreover, Natl Bank Of Montreal Can has 0% invested in Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company (NASDAQ:HMHC) for 344,126 shares. Engineers Gate Manager LP has 99,295 shares. Quantbot Techs Limited Partnership, a New York-based fund reported 8,726 shares. Legal And General Gru Public Limited Company has 41,490 shares. Ubs Asset Mngmt Americas stated it has 47,298 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Granite Inv Ptnrs Ltd Limited Liability Company has 957,400 shares. D E Shaw & holds 108,899 shares.

Among 6 analysts covering Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (NASDAQ:HMHC), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 33% are positive. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt had 16 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Company (NASDAQ:HMHC) earned “Buy” rating by Oppenheimer on Friday, August 7. The company was upgraded on Thursday, September 10 by Citigroup. The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with “Hold” on Friday, September 15. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Friday, November 3 by Citigroup. On Friday, August 5 the stock rating was downgraded by BMO Capital Markets to “Market Perform”. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the shares of HMHC in report on Monday, September 18 with “Hold” rating. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Thursday, November 2 by Stifel Nicolaus. The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with “Hold” on Friday, June 23. As per Wednesday, August 17, the company rating was maintained by Citigroup. Morgan Stanley maintained it with “Equal-Weight” rating and $11 target in Monday, October 23 report.

O??Reilly Automotive, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the retail of automotive aftermarket parts, tools, supplies, equipment, and accessories in the United States. The company has market cap of $22.11 billion. The firm provides new and remanufactured automotive hard parts, such as alternators, starters, fuel pumps, water pumps, brake system components, batteries, belts, hoses, temperature controls, chassis parts, driveline parts, and engine parts; maintenance items comprising oil, antifreeze products, fluids, filters, wiper blades, lighting products, engine additives, and appearance products; and accessories, such as floor mats, seat covers, and truck accessories. It has a 22.18 P/E ratio. The Company’s stores offer auto body paint and related materials, automotive tools, and professional service well-known provider service equipment.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.93 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.17, from 0.76 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 79 investors sold O'Reilly Automotive, Inc. shares while 194 reduced holdings. 90 funds opened positions while 164 raised stakes. 71.25 million shares or 11.93% less from 80.90 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Moreover, Finance Counselors has 0.01% invested in O'Reilly Automotive, Inc. (NASDAQ:ORLY) for 1,109 shares. Point72 Asset L P holds 0% or 22 shares. Ubs Asset Americas Inc, a Illinois-based fund reported 258,908 shares. Korea Invest Corp, Korea-based fund reported 29,677 shares. Exane Derivatives holds 268 shares. Dupont Capital Mngmt Corporation owns 5,751 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Communications accumulated 0.15% or 45,213 shares. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa accumulated 51,668 shares. Comm Commercial Bank owns 0.08% invested in O'Reilly Automotive, Inc. (NASDAQ:ORLY) for 25,457 shares. Moreover, Alliancebernstein Limited Partnership has 0.03% invested in O'Reilly Automotive, Inc. (NASDAQ:ORLY) for 161,002 shares. Amica Mutual Insur owns 4,420 shares. Missouri-based Paradigm Fincl Llc has invested 0.16% in O'Reilly Automotive, Inc. (NASDAQ:ORLY). Columbia Asset Mngmt reported 1,685 shares. Her Majesty The Queen In Right Of The Province Of Alberta As Represented By Alberta Investment Mngmt has invested 0.08% in O'Reilly Automotive, Inc. (NASDAQ:ORLY). 112,298 are held by Hermes Investment Mgmt.

Among 25 analysts covering O’Reilly Automotive (NASDAQ:ORLY), 14 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 56% are positive. O’Reilly Automotive has $343 highest and $193 lowest target. $251.53’s average target is -3.26% below currents $260 stock price. O’Reilly Automotive had 63 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of O'Reilly Automotive, Inc. (NASDAQ:ORLY) earned “Buy” rating by Cleveland on Thursday, April 14. The firm has “Buy” rating by Deutsche Bank given on Monday, January 25. Robert W. Baird maintained O'Reilly Automotive, Inc. (NASDAQ:ORLY) rating on Thursday, October 26. Robert W. Baird has “Hold” rating and $220.0 target. The firm has “Neutral” rating by Cleveland given on Monday, April 3. The firm has “Hold” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Friday, September 8. Robert W. Baird maintained O'Reilly Automotive, Inc. (NASDAQ:ORLY) rating on Wednesday, August 30. Robert W. Baird has “Hold” rating and $220.0 target. The firm has “Buy” rating by UBS given on Thursday, October 19. As per Friday, October 30, the company rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Sector Perform” rating and $266 target in Friday, April 29 report. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Thursday, July 6 by Goldman Sachs.

Since August 1, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 10 insider sales for $9.34 million activity. The insider JOHNSON RANDY sold $250,994. On Friday, September 1 the insider OREILLY LAWRENCE P sold $986,993. On Wednesday, January 3 FLETCHER JEREMY ADAM sold $382,500 worth of O'Reilly Automotive, Inc. (NASDAQ:ORLY) or 1,500 shares. Groves Jeffrey Lynn sold $2.53 million worth of O'Reilly Automotive, Inc. (NASDAQ:ORLY) on Wednesday, January 3. 10,000 shares valued at $2.50 million were sold by SHAW JEFF M on Wednesday, January 3. On Friday, August 25 WOOTEN ROSALIE OREILLY sold $1.00M worth of O'Reilly Automotive, Inc. (NASDAQ:ORLY) or 5,000 shares.