Dnb Asset Management As Cut Metlife (MET) Position By $478,533; Tiffany & Company (TIF) Shorts Raised By 10%

Tiffany & Company (NYSE:TIF) had an increase of 10% in short interest. TIF’s SI was 5.45M shares in February as released by FINRA. Its up 10% from 4.95M shares previously. With 1.91 million avg volume, 3 days are for Tiffany & Company (NYSE:TIF)’s short sellers to cover TIF’s short positions. The SI to Tiffany & Company’s float is 4.41%. The stock decreased 0.22% or $0.22 during the last trading session, reaching $101.47. About 1.31M shares traded. Tiffany & Co. (NYSE:TIF) has risen 46.84% since February 19, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 30.14% the S&P500.

Dnb Asset Management As decreased Metlife Inc (MET) stake by 9.26% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Dnb Asset Management As sold 9,383 shares as Metlife Inc (MET)’s stock declined 4.70%. The Dnb Asset Management As holds 91,939 shares with $4.78 million value, down from 101,322 last quarter. Metlife Inc now has $48.65B valuation. The stock decreased 0.19% or $0.09 during the last trading session, reaching $46.64. About 7.67 million shares traded or 16.42% up from the average. MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) has risen 13.92% since February 19, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 2.78% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.89 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.05, from 0.94 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 61 investors sold MET shares while 336 reduced holdings. 65 funds opened positions while 289 raised stakes. 784.85 million shares or 1.65% more from 772.09 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Aldebaran Financial accumulated 33,321 shares or 1.19% of the stock. 41,000 are owned by First Eagle Invest Mngmt Ltd Liability. 10 invested 2.93% of its portfolio in MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET). Baystate Wealth Management Limited Liability Com holds 0% in MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) or 287 shares. Whalerock Point Lc invested in 0.09% or 4,850 shares. Thrivent Fin For Lutherans accumulated 2.37M shares. Wolverine Asset Limited Liability holds 0.02% or 34,992 shares in its portfolio. Obermeyer Wood Invest Counsel Lllp holds 423,100 shares. The Illinois-based Vaughan David Invs Il has invested 0.12% in MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET). Masters Capital Mngmt Llc reported 1.00M shares. Skba Mngmt Lc reported 364,720 shares. 20,900 are owned by Godshalk Welsh Capital Mngmt Inc. Meeder Asset Incorporated owns 1,655 shares or 0.01% of their US portfolio. Highland Mgmt Ltd owns 0.2% invested in MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) for 49,024 shares. Gw Henssler Assocs Limited has invested 0.63% in MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET).

Among 16 analysts covering MetLife (NYSE:MET), 9 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 56% are positive. MetLife had 49 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Buy” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, August 4. The rating was downgraded by Sandler O’Neill on Friday, November 10 to “Hold”. The stock of MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, August 2 by Wells Fargo. The firm has “Overweight” rating given on Friday, August 11 by Barclays Capital. Argus Research maintained MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) rating on Monday, November 6. Argus Research has “Buy” rating and $60 target. As per Friday, September 23, the company rating was reinitiated by Wells Fargo. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of MET in report on Monday, July 10 with “Buy” rating. RBC Capital Markets maintained MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) on Tuesday, January 19 with “Outperform” rating. The rating was maintained by Credit Suisse with “Hold” on Monday, August 28. The company was initiated on Monday, July 24 by J.P. Morgan.

Dnb Asset Management As increased Humana Inc (NYSE:HUM) stake by 28,300 shares to 44,114 valued at $10.75 million in 2017Q3. It also upped Pacific Ethanol Inc (NASDAQ:PEIX) stake by 585,846 shares and now owns 2.95M shares. Express Scripts Holding Co (NASDAQ:ESRX) was raised too.

Among 26 analysts covering Tiffany & Co. (NYSE:TIF), 14 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 54% are positive. Tiffany & Co. had 84 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Tiffany & Co. (NYSE:TIF) has “Market Perform” rating given on Wednesday, May 18 by Cowen & Co. Wells Fargo upgraded Tiffany & Co. (NYSE:TIF) on Friday, January 13 to “Market Perform” rating. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Goldman Sachs on Wednesday, January 20. The stock of Tiffany & Co. (NYSE:TIF) has “Outperform” rating given on Wednesday, January 20 by Telsey Advisory Group. The stock has “Outperform” rating by Cowen & Co on Tuesday, April 11. The rating was upgraded by KeyBanc Capital Markets to “Overweight” on Friday, December 1. Wells Fargo maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Thursday, January 11 report. On Friday, May 12 the stock rating was upgraded by Goldman Sachs to “Buy”. The rating was maintained by Bernstein on Thursday, January 21 with “Outperform”. Mizuho downgraded the stock to “Neutral” rating in Monday, February 6 report.

Tiffany & Co., through its subsidiaries, designs, makes, and retails jewelry and other items worldwide. The company has market cap of $12.61 billion. The Company’s jewelry products include fine and solitaire jewelry; engagement rings and wedding bands; and non-gemstone, sterling silver, and gold jewelry. It has a 27.26 P/E ratio. The firm also sells timepieces, leather goods, sterling silverware, china, crystal, stationery, fragrances, and accessories.