Lau Associates Has Trimmed By $329,550 Its Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Stake; Cogent Communications Holdings I (CCOI) Shorts Increased By 3.44%

Cogent Communications Holdings I (NASDAQ:CCOI) had an increase of 3.44% in short interest. CCOI’s SI was 3.43M shares in January as released by FINRA. Its up 3.44% from 3.32 million shares previously. With 281,800 avg volume, 12 days are for Cogent Communications Holdings I (NASDAQ:CCOI)’s short sellers to cover CCOI’s short positions. The SI to Cogent Communications Holdings I’s float is 8.52%. The stock increased 2.14% or $0.95 during the last trading session, reaching $45.4. About 174,949 shares traded. Cogent Communications Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CCOI) has risen 1.01% since January 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 15.69% the S&P500.

Lau Associates Llc decreased Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) stake by 4.23% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Lau Associates Llc sold 2,535 shares as Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)’s stock rose 6.85%. The Lau Associates Llc holds 57,338 shares with $7.46M value, down from 59,873 last quarter. Johnson & Johnson now has $394.87B valuation. The stock increased 0.08% or $0.12 during the last trading session, reaching $146.98. About 10.62M shares traded or 91.01% up from the average. Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) has risen 12.54% since January 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 4.16% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment is 0.83 in 2017 Q3. Its the same as in 2017Q2. It is flat, as 45 investors sold JNJ shares while 871 reduced holdings. only 111 funds opened positions while 645 raised stakes. 1.71 billion shares or 0.90% less from 1.73 billion shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Barnett And, Tennessee-based fund reported 655 shares. Arga Invest Mngmt Limited Partnership accumulated 21,900 shares or 0.34% of the stock. Old National Commercial Bank In owns 167,562 shares or 1.18% of their US portfolio. Winfield Associates invested in 0.36% or 5,225 shares. Klingenstein Fields And Lc invested in 904,867 shares or 4.53% of the stock. Community National Bank & Trust Of Raymore invested in 0.48% or 8,700 shares. Wealthfront, California-based fund reported 92,884 shares. Train Babcock Advisors Ltd Liability Corporation holds 24,468 shares or 1.77% of its portfolio. Anchor Capital Advsr Llc reported 195,486 shares or 0.92% of all its holdings. Vaughan David Invests Inc Il reported 175,603 shares or 1.02% of all its holdings. Indiana Trust & invested in 14,040 shares or 0.88% of the stock. 75,860 are held by Cutler Invest Counsel Limited Liability. Marsico Capital Management Limited Liability Corporation has invested 0.36% of its portfolio in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ). 528,175 are held by Thrivent Financial For Lutherans. Vantage Invest Advisors Ltd Com invested 2.65% of its portfolio in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ).

Analysts await Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) to report earnings on January, 23. They expect $1.72 EPS, up 8.86% or $0.14 from last year’s $1.58 per share. JNJ’s profit will be $4.62 billion for 21.36 P/E if the $1.72 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.90 actual EPS reported by Johnson & Johnson for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -9.47% negative EPS growth.

Among 23 analysts covering Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ), 12 have Buy rating, 5 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 52% are positive. Johnson & Johnson had 86 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Tuesday, January 16 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Buy”. The company was initiated on Monday, September 25 by Citigroup. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Hold” on Tuesday, July 18. The company was maintained on Wednesday, October 18 by Wells Fargo. RBC Capital Markets maintained Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) on Wednesday, July 20 with “Outperform” rating. The stock of Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) earned “Hold” rating by Jefferies on Tuesday, June 14. The stock has “Buy” rating by Credit Suisse on Thursday, October 19. The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets on Monday, July 10 with “Buy”. The stock of Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) earned “Underweight” rating by Alembic on Friday, July 21. Barclays Capital upgraded the stock to “Overweight” rating in Tuesday, December 1 report.

Cogent Communications Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides high-speed Internet access and Internet protocol communications services primarily to small and medium-sized businesses, communications service providers, and other bandwidth-intensive organizations in North America, Europe, and Asia. The company has market cap of $2.03 billion. The firm offers on-net Internet access services to bandwidth-intensive users, such as universities, other Internet service providers, telephone companies, cable television companies, Web hosting companies, content delivery network companies, and commercial content and application service providers; and to corporate clients located in multi-tenant office buildings, including law firms, financial services firms, advertising and marketing firms, and other professional services businesses. It has a 129.71 P/E ratio. It also provides its on-net services in carrier-neutral data centers, Cogent controlled data centers, and single-tenant office buildings.

Among 17 analysts covering Cogent Communications Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CCOI), 7 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 41% are positive. Cogent Communications Group Inc. had 46 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Neutral” rating by JP Morgan on Tuesday, February 23. The rating was maintained by Citigroup with “Neutral” on Friday, August 12. The rating was reinitiated by JP Morgan with “Neutral” on Monday, September 26. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Sunday, September 17 with “Buy”. Stifel Nicolaus maintained it with “Buy” rating and $48.0 target in Wednesday, September 13 report. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Tuesday, September 22 by RBC Capital Markets. RBC Capital Markets maintained Cogent Communications Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CCOI) on Sunday, November 5 with “Buy” rating. As per Wednesday, October 18, the company rating was maintained by Cowen & Co. As per Wednesday, July 27, the company rating was maintained by Citigroup. As per Tuesday, October 10, the company rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank.

Since August 1, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 16 insider sales for $2.04 million activity. On Friday, December 15 the insider WEINGARTEN TIM sold $99,921. 3,000 Cogent Communications Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CCOI) shares with value of $139,350 were sold by KILMER HENRY W. ONEILL TIMOTHY G sold 1,000 shares worth $46,600. Another trade for 2,000 shares valued at $91,555 was made by KUMMER RAYMOND B on Wednesday, August 30. On Friday, August 11 the insider BUBECK JAMES sold $21,781. The insider Montagner Marc sold $235,000. WEED THADDEUS GERARD sold 3,000 shares worth $141,093.