Chesley Taft & Associates Has Trimmed By $671,375 Its Fiserv (FISV) Position; Cogent Communications Holdings (CCOI) Shorts Down By 2.55%

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Cogent Communications Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:CCOI) had a decrease of 2.55% in short interest. CCOI’s SI was 3.09M shares in April as released by FINRA. Its down 2.55% from 3.17M shares previously. With 223,100 avg volume, 14 days are for Cogent Communications Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:CCOI)’s short sellers to cover CCOI’s short positions. The SI to Cogent Communications Holdings Inc’s float is 8.16%. The stock decreased 0.11% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $45.55. About 100,557 shares traded. Cogent Communications Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CCOI) has risen 0.60% since April 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 10.95% the S&P500.

Chesley Taft & Associates Llc decreased Fiserv Inc. (FISV) stake by 11.64% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Chesley Taft & Associates Llc sold 5,125 shares as Fiserv Inc. (FISV)’s stock rose 7.86%. The Chesley Taft & Associates Llc holds 38,915 shares with $5.10 million value, down from 44,040 last quarter. Fiserv Inc. now has $29.30 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.11% or $0.08 during the last trading session, reaching $70.9. About 1.11 million shares traded. Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ:FISV) has risen 21.71% since April 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 10.16% the S&P500.

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 $2.06 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 350.38 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 19 analysts covering Cogent Communications Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CCOI), 8 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 42% are positive. Cogent Communications Group Inc. has $51 highest and $24 lowest target. $42.64’s average target is -6.39% below currents $45.55 stock price. Cogent Communications Group Inc. had 51 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. RBC Capital Markets maintained Cogent Communications Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CCOI) rating on Friday, February 26. RBC Capital Markets has “Outperform” rating and $40 target. The stock has “Hold” rating by Jefferies on Friday, February 23. The stock has “Hold” rating by Cowen & Co on Thursday, August 3. RBC Capital Markets maintained Cogent Communications Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CCOI) rating on Sunday, November 5. RBC Capital Markets has “Buy” rating and $46.0 target. Pacific Crest maintained Cogent Communications Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CCOI) rating on Friday, February 26. Pacific Crest has “Overweight” rating and $45 target. The stock of Cogent Communications Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CCOI) earned “Buy” rating by William Blair on Wednesday, April 4. The firm has “Neutral” rating by Citigroup given on Friday, August 12. Stifel Nicolaus initiated Cogent Communications Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CCOI) rating on Friday, January 13. Stifel Nicolaus has “Buy” rating and $48 target. The stock of Cogent Communications Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CCOI) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, August 3 by Oppenheimer. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, July 7 with “Buy”.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.17 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.20, from 1.37 in 2017Q3. It worsened, as 17 investors sold Cogent Communications Holdings, Inc. shares while 60 reduced holdings. 34 funds opened positions while 56 raised stakes. 42.99 million shares or 0.92% less from 43.39 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Moreover, Wells Fargo Mn has 0% invested in Cogent Communications Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CCOI) for 175,782 shares. Schwab Charles Invest Management holds 0.01% or 232,739 shares. 33,058 were reported by International Gru. Susquehanna Intl Grp Incorporated Limited Liability Partnership stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Cogent Communications Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CCOI). Loomis Sayles And Company Lp owns 739,923 shares. Clearbridge Ltd Llc holds 0.2% or 214,960 shares. Ranger Mgmt L P accumulated 434,255 shares or 1.45% of the stock. California State Teachers Retirement Sys has invested 0.01% in Cogent Communications Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CCOI). Glenmede Tru Na reported 0% stake. Qs has 0.05% invested in Cogent Communications Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CCOI) for 121,335 shares. Creative Planning has 5,389 shares for 0% of their portfolio. The Florida-based Raymond James & Associate has invested 0.01% in Cogent Communications Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CCOI). Old Mutual (Uk) holds 20,032 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Victory Cap reported 18,008 shares. United Ser Automobile Association, a Texas-based fund reported 41,920 shares.

Since December 15, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 8 selling transactions for $995,508 activity. ONEILL TIMOTHY G had sold 1,000 shares worth $42,950. WEED THADDEUS GERARD had sold 6,000 shares worth $271,015 on Monday, March 12. BEURY ROBERT N JR had sold 3,000 shares worth $129,519 on Thursday, March 1. $235,000 worth of Cogent Communications Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CCOI) shares were sold by Montagner Marc. WEINGARTEN TIM also sold $99,921 worth of Cogent Communications Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CCOI) shares. 300 Cogent Communications Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CCOI) shares with value of $12,902 were sold by BUBECK JAMES. 3,000 shares valued at $130,081 were sold by KILMER HENRY W on Tuesday, March 6.

Among 24 analysts covering Fiserv (NASDAQ:FISV), 10 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 13 Hold. Therefore 42% are positive. Fiserv has $160 highest and $6800 lowest target. $119’s average target is 67.84% above currents $70.9 stock price. Fiserv had 59 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ:FISV) has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, July 5 by RBC Capital Markets. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of FISV in report on Friday, October 6 with “Hold” rating. The stock of Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ:FISV) earned “Neutral” rating by Credit Suisse on Friday, December 11. Jefferies maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Thursday, August 4 report. The firm has “Buy” rating by SunTrust given on Friday, February 9. The company was maintained on Tuesday, August 1 by BMO Capital Markets. Stephens maintained Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ:FISV) rating on Monday, February 5. Stephens has “Hold” rating and $145.0 target. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Tuesday, August 1 report. Citigroup maintained Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ:FISV) rating on Friday, February 9. Citigroup has “Neutral” rating and $140 target. Credit Suisse maintained the shares of FISV in report on Wednesday, January 17 with “Hold” rating.

Since October 16, 2017, it had 1 buy, and 5 selling transactions for $8.30 million activity. $2.16M worth of Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ:FISV) was sold by YABUKI JEFFERY W on Monday, October 16. OLEARY DENIS also sold $1.73 million worth of Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ:FISV) on Friday, February 16. Another trade for 10,000 shares valued at $1.31M was sold by VIELEHR BYRON C. The insider DiSimone Harry bought $49,981. Schultz Kevin J also sold $452,263 worth of Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ:FISV) on Monday, December 11.

Chesley Taft & Associates Llc increased Raytheon Co (NYSE:RTN) stake by 11,255 shares to 44,660 valued at $8.39 million in 2017Q4. It also upped Paypal Holdings Inc. stake by 17,350 shares and now owns 24,350 shares. Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. was raised too.

Analysts await Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ:FISV) to report earnings on April, 25. They expect $1.47 earnings per share, up 17.60% or $0.22 from last year’s $1.25 per share. FISV’s profit will be $607.43 million for 12.06 P/E if the $1.47 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.41 actual earnings per share reported by Fiserv, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 4.26% EPS growth.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.81 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.08, from 0.73 in 2017Q3. It increased, as 25 investors sold FISV shares while 292 reduced holdings. 81 funds opened positions while 176 raised stakes. 177.89 million shares or 1.23% less from 180.11 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Acadian Asset Mngmt Llc accumulated 1,108 shares or 0% of the stock. British Columbia Investment Mgmt Corporation reported 79,296 shares. Gulf Intll Comml Bank (Uk) Ltd stated it has 0.11% of its portfolio in Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ:FISV). Osborne Llc reported 22,100 shares. Arizona State Retirement Sys holds 0.09% or 73,536 shares. Asset Mgmt One Communications stated it has 0.09% of its portfolio in Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ:FISV). Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft Mbh reported 10,079 shares. First Manhattan, New York-based fund reported 1,139 shares. First Citizens Bancorporation And Trust has invested 0.25% of its portfolio in Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ:FISV). Savant Cap Lc invested 0.06% in Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ:FISV). Archon Prns Ltd Liability Company holds 4.19% of its portfolio in Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ:FISV) for 146,600 shares. Lmr Prtn Ltd Liability Partnership reported 6,381 shares stake. Private Advisor Grp Limited Liability accumulated 13,083 shares. Addenda Cap holds 0.09% in Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ:FISV) or 11,049 shares. Sadoff Inv Mngmt Ltd Company invested 0.07% in Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ:FISV).

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