Inside Purchase: Ronald Cekovich Paid for 3 Shares of Franklin Financial Services (FRAF); Moon Capital Management LP Has Decreased By $8.39 Million Its Tenneco (TEN) Stake

Moon Capital Management Lp decreased Tenneco Inc (TEN) stake by 53.08% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Moon Capital Management Lp sold 139,881 shares as Tenneco Inc (TEN)’s stock declined 16.10%. The Moon Capital Management Lp holds 123,653 shares with $7.50 million value, down from 263,534 last quarter. Tenneco Inc now has $2.86 billion valuation. The stock decreased 3.33% or $1.91 during the last trading session, reaching $55.5. About 442,049 shares traded or 9.90% up from the average. Tenneco Inc. (NYSE:TEN) has risen 7.45% since February 2, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 9.25% the S&P500.

Ronald Cekovich who right now serves as the svp of Franklin Financial Services Corp lately obtained 3 shares of the ‘s company. The new insider transaction has $112 U.S Dollars total value, at an average price per share of $37.4. This is not his first insider trade, in the last month, he purchased another 6 shares worth $226 USD. Ronald Cekovich right now holds 0.06% of the company’s total market cap with ownership of 2,668 shares.  Dated 02-02-2018, this large transaction by Ronald Cekovich was made public inside a public form submitted with the SEC. It is accessible for free here.

Moon Capital Management Lp increased Bed Bath & Beyond Inc (NASDAQ:BBBY) stake by 89,397 shares to 269,238 valued at $6.32M in 2017Q3. It also upped Evogene Ltd (NYSE:EVGN) stake by 106,091 shares and now owns 365,202 shares. Adient Plc was raised too.

Analysts await Tenneco Inc. (NYSE:TEN) to report earnings on February, 6. They expect $1.63 EPS, down 2.40% or $0.04 from last year’s $1.67 per share. TEN’s profit will be $84.08M for 8.51 P/E if the $1.63 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.67 actual EPS reported by Tenneco Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -2.40% negative EPS growth.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.99 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.02, from 0.97 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 29 investors sold TEN shares while 92 reduced holdings. 37 funds opened positions while 83 raised stakes. 47.82 million shares or 5.29% less from 50.49 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Cooke Bieler Lp reported 725,844 shares stake. Strs Ohio stated it has 0.03% in Tenneco Inc. (NYSE:TEN). Dean Assocs Limited Liability Corp invested in 128,830 shares. Bancorpsouth holds 9,703 shares. Hsbc Holdings Public Ltd invested in 0% or 15,926 shares. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement Systems has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Tenneco Inc. (NYSE:TEN). Nationwide Fund Advsr has invested 0.01% in Tenneco Inc. (NYSE:TEN). Morgan Stanley has invested 0% in Tenneco Inc. (NYSE:TEN). Jacobs Levy Equity Mngmt holds 217,819 shares. Adage Cap Prns Gru Limited invested in 0.05% or 337,727 shares. Pillar Pacific Capital Mngmt Limited Liability Company has 5,900 shares for 0.05% of their portfolio. Ajo LP accumulated 1.74 million shares or 0.46% of the stock. Barclays Public Lc reported 0% stake. Foundry Limited Liability Corporation owns 0.11% invested in Tenneco Inc. (NYSE:TEN) for 43,563 shares. Canada Pension Plan Investment Board holds 0.02% of its portfolio in Tenneco Inc. (NYSE:TEN) for 181,500 shares.

Since August 31, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 8 sales for $4.98 million activity. Kunz John E sold $388,448 worth of stock. Harrington James D. also sold $782,816 worth of Tenneco Inc. (NYSE:TEN) shares. On Thursday, August 31 Sherrill Gregg M sold $1.50 million worth of Tenneco Inc. (NYSE:TEN) or 27,443 shares. The insider Guo Peng sold $320,629.

Among 11 analysts covering Tenneco Inc (NYSE:TEN), 6 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 55% are positive. Tenneco Inc had 42 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Jefferies maintained it with “Hold” rating and $62.0 target in Monday, September 11 report. The company was maintained on Wednesday, April 5 by RBC Capital Markets. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of TEN in report on Wednesday, August 30 with “Hold” rating. The stock of Tenneco Inc. (NYSE:TEN) has “Sector Perform” rating given on Tuesday, December 15 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock of Tenneco Inc. (NYSE:TEN) has “Overweight” rating given on Thursday, February 11 by Barclays Capital. The company was initiated on Wednesday, November 30 by Jefferies. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained the shares of TEN in report on Thursday, October 12 with “Buy” rating. As per Wednesday, June 21, the company rating was initiated by CLSA. The stock of Tenneco Inc. (NYSE:TEN) earned “Equal Weight” rating by Barclays Capital on Monday, January 25. On Tuesday, May 30 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Hold”.

Since December 20, 2017, it had 9 insider purchases, and 0 selling transactions for $1,960 activity. On Wednesday, January 17 Carmack Karen K bought $38 worth of Franklin Financial Services Corporation (OTCMKTS:FRAF) or 1 shares. $113 worth of Franklin Financial Services Corporation (OTCMKTS:FRAF) was bought by Hanks Patricia A on Wednesday, January 3. Duffey Gregory A bought $1,017 worth of Franklin Financial Services Corporation (OTCMKTS:FRAF) on Wednesday, January 3. $113 worth of Franklin Financial Services Corporation (OTCMKTS:FRAF) was bought by Cekovich Ronald L. Shares for $377 were bought by Jordan Richard E III.

The stock decreased 0.41% or $0.15 during the last trading session, reaching $36.35. About 1,644 shares traded. Franklin Financial Services Corporation (OTCMKTS:FRAF) has 0.00% since February 2, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment is 0 in 2017 Q3. Its the same as in 2017Q2. It has no change, as 0 investors sold Franklin Financial Services Corporation shares while 0 reduced holdings. only 0 funds opened positions while 0 raised stakes. 47,461 shares or 0.00% without change from 47,461 shares in 2017Q2 were reported. The Pennsylvania-based Orrstown Svcs has invested 0.15% in Franklin Financial Services Corporation (OTCMKTS:FRAF). Logan Capital Mgmt owns 0.11% invested in Franklin Financial Services Corporation (OTCMKTS:FRAF) for 43,750 shares.