Curbstone Financial Management Has Boosted Graco (Ggg) (GGG) Stake By $482,898; Arrow Electronics (ARW) Shorts Increased By 14.92%

Arrow Electronics Inc (NYSE:ARW) had an increase of 14.92% in short interest. ARW’s SI was 2.62 million shares in March as released by FINRA. Its up 14.92% from 2.28 million shares previously. With 398,500 avg volume, 7 days are for Arrow Electronics Inc (NYSE:ARW)’s short sellers to cover ARW’s short positions. The SI to Arrow Electronics Inc’s float is 3%. The stock increased 1.14% or $0.91 during the last trading session, reaching $80.57. About 841,179 shares traded or 72.04% up from the average. Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW) has risen 21.10% since March 6, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 4.40% the S&P500.

Curbstone Financial Management Corp increased Graco Inc (Ggg) (GGG) stake by 90.75% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Curbstone Financial Management Corp acquired 3,926 shares as Graco Inc (Ggg) (GGG)’s stock rose 21.24%. The Curbstone Financial Management Corp holds 8,252 shares with $1.02 million value, up from 4,326 last quarter. Graco Inc (Ggg) now has $7.55 billion valuation. The stock increased 1.09% or $0.48 during the last trading session, reaching $44.56. About 727,236 shares traded or 5.04% up from the average. Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG) has risen 41.79% since March 6, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 25.09% the S&P500.

Arrow Electronics, Inc. provides products, services, and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions worldwide. The company has market cap of $7.07 billion. The firm operates in two divisions, Global Components and Global Enterprise Computing Solutions. It has a 17.98 P/E ratio. The Global Components segment markets and distributes semiconductor products and related services; passive, electro-mechanical, and interconnect products consisting primarily of capacitors, resistors, potentiometers, power supplies, relays, switches, and connectors; and computing and memory products, as well as other services and products.

Among 12 analysts covering Arrow Electronics Inc. (NYSE:ARW), 8 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. Arrow Electronics Inc. has $98.0 highest and $53 lowest target. $76’s average target is -5.67% below currents $80.57 stock price. Arrow Electronics Inc. had 20 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the shares of ARW in report on Sunday, September 10 with “Buy” rating. Zacks upgraded Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW) rating on Monday, August 31. Zacks has “Hold” rating and $62 target. On Wednesday, July 29 the stock rating was upgraded by CLSA to “Buy”. The stock of Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW) earned “Neutral” rating by Goldman Sachs on Tuesday, September 20. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Thursday, October 29 by CLSA. On Wednesday, October 4 the stock rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Buy”. On Tuesday, January 3 the stock rating was downgraded by SunTrust to “Hold”. The stock of Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, January 18 by Stifel Nicolaus. As per Tuesday, January 3, the company rating was downgraded by Suntrust Robinson. The rating was upgraded by Credit Agricole on Wednesday, July 29 to “Buy”.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.15 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.23, from 0.92 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 23 investors sold Arrow Electronics, Inc. shares while 110 reduced holdings. 49 funds opened positions while 104 raised stakes. 80.16 million shares or 1.84% less from 81.66 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement Sys stated it has 128,712 shares. Kbc Gru Nv has invested 0.07% of its portfolio in Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW). Delphi Management Inc Ma stated it has 32,334 shares. Ameriprise Finance reported 0.01% stake. Daiwa Grp Incorporated invested in 2,450 shares. Citadel Advsr Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 178,974 shares. Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt holds 0.42% or 57,930 shares. State Of Wisconsin Invest Board holds 81,315 shares or 0.02% of its portfolio. Stifel Fincl Corp stated it has 13,919 shares. Manufacturers Life The, Ontario – Canada-based fund reported 130,000 shares. Moreover, Regentatlantic Lc has 0.31% invested in Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW) for 44,718 shares. Point72 Asia (Hong Kong) Ltd holds 448 shares. Pggm Invests holds 0.02% in Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW) or 58,040 shares. Bluecrest Cap Mngmt Limited has invested 0.01% in Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW). Clearbridge Invests Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 0% stake.

Since February 22, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 3 selling transactions for $4.64 million activity. $4.23M worth of Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW) was sold by LONG MICHAEL J on Tuesday, February 27. Morris Mary Catherine sold $292,214 worth of Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW) on Monday, February 26.

Since September 8, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 10 selling transactions for $16.67 million activity. Rothe Christian E sold $1.68 million worth of stock or 12,750 shares. On Monday, October 30 the insider SHEAHAN MARK W sold $3.94 million. On Friday, September 15 Moreau Bernard J sold $150,144 worth of Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG) or 1,248 shares. The insider GALLIVAN KAREN PARK sold 15,000 shares worth $1.98 million. 757 shares valued at $90,234 were sold by Etchart Eric on Friday, September 15. The insider LOWE DAVID M sold 30,000 shares worth $3.46 million. 22,500 shares valued at $2.70M were sold by Ahlers David M on Friday, September 15.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.96 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.19, from 1.15 in 2017Q2. It is negative, as 33 investors sold GGG shares while 119 reduced holdings. 51 funds opened positions while 95 raised stakes. 46.98 million shares or 1.73% less from 47.80 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Fifth Third National Bank & Trust holds 2,118 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Aperio Group Ltd Com holds 0.01% or 14,512 shares in its portfolio. 27,793 are held by Mason Street Advsrs Ltd. State Of Tennessee Treasury Department accumulated 65,500 shares or 0.04% of the stock. Parametric Ltd owns 655,299 shares for 0.09% of their portfolio. 60,102 were reported by Fund Sa. Cubist Systematic Strategies Ltd Liability invested in 0.04% or 6,444 shares. Employees Retirement Systems Of Texas has 23,000 shares. Georgia-based Suntrust Banks has invested 0.01% in Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG). Jane Street Limited Liability Com owns 7,188 shares. Liberty Mutual Asset Mgmt invested in 0.11% or 16,267 shares. Wellington Management Group Inc Llp stated it has 20,759 shares or 0% of all its holdings. 4,038 are owned by Comm Bancorporation. Natixis owns 3,685 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Keybank Association Oh stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG).