The Insider King Luther Capital Management Paid for $3.00 million of Lawson Products, Inc. (LAWS); Atlantic Trust Group Has Cut Antero Midstream Partners LP Unt LTD (AM) Position By $4.28 Million

Atlantic Trust Group Llc decreased Antero Midstream Partners Lp Unt Ltd (AM) stake by 8.32% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Atlantic Trust Group Llc sold 138,022 shares as Antero Midstream Partners Lp Unt Ltd (AM)’s stock declined 3.38%. The Atlantic Trust Group Llc holds 1.52M shares with $47.93 million value, down from 1.66 million last quarter. Antero Midstream Partners Lp Unt Ltd now has $4.97 billion valuation. The stock increased 1.10% or $0.29 during the last trading session, reaching $26.61. About 11,298 shares traded. Antero Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:AM) has risen 39.56% since March 5, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 22.86% the S&P500.

The Lawson Products Incde’s insider King Luther Capital Management Corp picked up – 125,000 shares of Lawson Products Incde, estimated based on $24.0 for a share. These insider shares today has a value of nearly $3.00 million U.S. Dollars. This is a major investment, and one that is unlikely to remain undiscovered, as it increased the insider’s ownership of the company to 27.61% market cap, for a total of 2.45 million shares. This investment, which was filled on March 5, 2018 was unveiled in a filing with the SEC.

Atlantic Trust Group Llc increased Ulta Beauty Inc (NASDAQ:ULTA) stake by 4,262 shares to 40,051 valued at $9.06M in 2017Q3. It also upped Duke Energy Corp New Com (NYSE:DUK) stake by 9,213 shares and now owns 26,754 shares. Corning Inc Com (NYSE:GLW) was raised too.

Analysts await Antero Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:AM) to report earnings on May, 14. They expect $0.40 earnings per share, up 14.29% or $0.05 from last year’s $0.35 per share. AM’s profit will be $74.77 million for 16.63 P/E if the $0.40 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.34 actual earnings per share reported by Antero Midstream Partners LP for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 17.65% EPS growth.

Among 18 analysts covering Antero Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:AM), 16 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 89% are positive. Antero Midstream Partners LP had 46 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley with “Equal-Weight” on Friday, November 17. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Thursday, June 9 by Robert W. Baird. On Monday, February 8 the stock rating was downgraded by Robert W. Baird to “Neutral”. Stifel Nicolaus upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Thursday, June 16 report. The company was maintained on Thursday, October 12 by Robert W. Baird. Robert W. Baird maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Wednesday, November 15 report. The stock of Antero Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:AM) has “Buy” rating given on Monday, May 29 by Mitsubishi UFJ. DA Davidson initiated the stock with “Buy” rating in Thursday, July 23 report. Credit Suisse upgraded the stock to “Outperform” rating in Friday, April 29 report. The company was initiated on Thursday, March 17 by Stifel Nicolaus.

Investors sentiment increased to 2.05 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.89, from 1.16 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 9 investors sold AM shares while 29 reduced holdings. 20 funds opened positions while 58 raised stakes. 90.48 million shares or 17.25% more from 77.17 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Weiss Multi accumulated 55,375 shares or 0.06% of the stock. Guild Invest stated it has 7,500 shares or 0.25% of all its holdings. Envestnet Asset Inc holds 0% in Antero Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:AM) or 1,224 shares. Clinton Grp owns 0.31% invested in Antero Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:AM) for 88,452 shares. State Of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D has 0.02% invested in Antero Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:AM) for 148,900 shares. Credit Suisse Ag accumulated 152,286 shares. Ameriprise Fincl Inc has invested 0% of its portfolio in Antero Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:AM). Harvest Fund Ltd has invested 2.01% in Antero Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:AM). Ballentine Prtn Ltd Company invested 0.04% in Antero Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:AM). Sg Americas Ltd Co reported 0.02% of its portfolio in Antero Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:AM). Stifel Financial Corp accumulated 0% or 30,693 shares. Signature Fincl reported 0.06% in Antero Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:AM). Signaturefd Limited Liability Corporation stated it has 0.05% of its portfolio in Antero Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:AM). Cbre Clarion Secs Limited Liability Com reported 0.04% of its portfolio in Antero Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:AM). Parallax Volatility Advisers LP invested in 18,255 shares.

Among 3 analysts covering Lawson Products Inc (NASDAQ:LAWS), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 33% are positive. Lawson Products Inc has $30 highest and $30.0 lowest target. $30’s average target is 24.22% above currents $24.15 stock price. Lawson Products Inc had 7 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Buy” rating by Barrington on Monday, February 26. The rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Monday, October 16 with “Hold”. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained the shares of LAWS in report on Friday, September 15 with “Hold” rating. Barrington maintained it with “Buy” rating and $30.0 target in Thursday, November 2 report. KeyBanc Capital Markets initiated it with “Overweight” rating and $30 target in Tuesday, July 21 report. As per Friday, July 22, the company rating was downgraded by Barrington Research.

Lawson Products, Inc. distributes products and services to the industrial, commercial, institutional, and government maintenance, repair, and activities marketplace in the United States, Puerto Rico, Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean. The company has market cap of $214.65 million. The companyÂ’s products include fastening systems, specialty chemicals, fluid power products, cutting tools and abrasives, electrical products, aftermarket automotive supplies, safety products, welding and metal repair products, and other products. It has a 7.43 P/E ratio. It serves clients in the automotive repair, commercial vehicle maintenance, government, manufacturing, food processing, distribution, construction, gas and oil, mining, wholesale, service, and other industries.