Inside Trade: Simon Bell Sold 7,000 Shares of US Ecology, Inc. (ECOL); Eagle Capital Management Has Decreased Pepsico (PEP) Holding

PepsiCo, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEP) Logo

Eagle Capital Management Llc decreased Pepsico Inc (PEP) stake by 98.16% reported in 2018Q1 SEC filing. Eagle Capital Management Llc sold 2.78M shares as Pepsico Inc (PEP)’s stock declined 9.58%. The Eagle Capital Management Llc holds 52,046 shares with $5.68M value, down from 2.83 million last quarter. Pepsico Inc now has $148.56B valuation. The stock increased 0.29% or $0.3 during the last trading session, reaching $104.78. About 382,467 shares traded. PepsiCo, Inc. (NYSE:PEP) has declined 14.65% since June 13, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 27.22% the S&P500. Some Historical PEP News: ; 26/04/2018 – PepsiCo 1Q North America Beverages Rev Down 1%; 13/03/2018 – City Colleges of Chicago and PepsiCo Partner to Offer Students a Pathway to Careers in Transportation, Distribution and Manufacturing; 26/04/2018 – PEPSICO CHIEF EXECUTIVE INDRA NOOYI COMMENTS ON CALL; 26/04/2018 – PepsiCo 1Q Frito-Lay North America Rev $3.62B; 25/05/2018 – Dealbook: PepsiCo to Acquire the Fruit and Veggie Snack Maker Bare Foods; 06/03/2018 – Painting The World Blue: Pepsi® Loves And Lives Football With Global 2018 Campaign; 26/04/2018 – PepsiCo 1Q Asia, Middle East and North Africa Rev $1.04B; 26/04/2018 – PepsiCo Sees 2018 Organic Revenue Growth at Least in Line with 2017 2.3%; 26/04/2018 – PEPSICO CEO: NAB RESULTS HAVE NOT LIVED UP IN LAST 3 QUARTERS; 20/04/2018 – DJ PepsiCo Inc, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (PEP)

Analysts await PepsiCo, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEP) to report earnings on July, 10. They expect $1.52 EPS, up 1.33% or $0.02 from last year’s $1.5 per share. PEP’s profit will be $2.16 billion for 17.23 P/E if the $1.52 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.96 actual EPS reported by PepsiCo, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 58.33% EPS growth.

More notable recent PepsiCo, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEP) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “PepsiCo: Dropping To Attractive Valuations” on June 13, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Featured Stocks In May’s Dividend Growth Model Portfolio” published on June 07, 2018, Seekingalpha.com published: “Time To Move From FAANGs To SEPTICS?” on June 12, 2018. More interesting news about PepsiCo, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEP) were released by: Forbes.com and their article: “Why PepsiCo’s Acquisition Of Bare Snacks Makes Sense” published on June 12, 2018 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Cisco Is A High Quality Stock – Cramer’s Lightning Round (6/8/18)” with publication date: June 11, 2018.

Investors sentiment is 0.86 in 2018 Q1. Its the same as in 2017Q4. It is flat, as 67 investors sold PEP shares while 715 reduced holdings. only 119 funds opened positions while 550 raised stakes. 956.07 million shares or 0.28% less from 958.76 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. White Pine Capital Ltd Liability reported 0.81% of its portfolio in PepsiCo, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEP). Loomis Sayles LP reported 0.12% stake. Motco has invested 0.39% in PepsiCo, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEP). 1,574 were accumulated by Gemmer Asset Mngmt Ltd Limited Liability Company. Cobblestone Cap Advsr Limited Liability Company New York stated it has 93,990 shares. Rice Hall James & Associate Limited reported 0.05% of its portfolio in PepsiCo, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEP). Golub Gp Limited Com has 0.06% invested in PepsiCo, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEP). Moreover, Lipe And Dalton has 0.22% invested in PepsiCo, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEP). Wafra Advisory Grp Inc Inc Ny has invested 0.98% in PepsiCo, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEP). Capital Planning Advsr Ltd Liability Com invested in 0.3% or 7,861 shares. Moreover, Hudson Valley Inv Adv has 1.76% invested in PepsiCo, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEP). Perkins Coie Tru has 1.6% invested in PepsiCo, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEP). Wright Ser reported 10,388 shares. Gilman Hill Asset Limited Liability Corp, a Connecticut-based fund reported 4,728 shares. Mechanics Commercial Bank Tru Department owns 31,992 shares for 0.82% of their portfolio.

Eagle Capital Management Llc increased Anadarko Petroleum Corp (NYSE:APC) stake by 19,483 shares to 3.69 million valued at $223.02M in 2018Q1. It also upped Aercap Holdings Nv (NYSE:AER) stake by 5.03M shares and now owns 6.50 million shares. Tripadvisor Inc. (NASDAQ:TRIP) was raised too.

Among 22 analysts covering PepsiCo (NYSE:PEP), 8 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 13 Hold. Therefore 36% are positive. PepsiCo had 69 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Cowen & Co maintained it with “Buy” rating and $12800 target in Tuesday, July 11 report. The firm has “Neutral” rating by Nomura given on Monday, November 23. As per Friday, September 30, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Thursday, July 6 with “Buy”. The stock of PepsiCo, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEP) earned “Buy” rating by Cowen & Co on Thursday, August 10. The stock has “Hold” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, March 24. UBS maintained the shares of PEP in report on Wednesday, October 7 with “Buy” rating. Jefferies maintained the shares of PEP in report on Monday, September 18 with “Buy” rating. On Tuesday, September 5 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Hold”. The firm has “Buy” rating by Credit Suisse given on Friday, April 28.

Analysts await US Ecology, Inc. (NASDAQ:ECOL) to report earnings on July, 26. They expect $0.53 EPS, up 39.47% or $0.15 from last year’s $0.38 per share. ECOL’s profit will be $11.62M for 29.06 P/E if the $0.53 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.36 actual EPS reported by US Ecology, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 47.22% EPS growth.

US Ecology, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides environmental services to commercial and government entities in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. The company has market cap of $1.35 billion. It operates in two divisions, Environmental Services; and Field & Industrial Services. It has a 25.36 P/E ratio. The Environmental Services segment offers hazardous material management services, including transportation, recycling, treatment, and disposal of hazardous and non-hazardous waste at its landfill, wastewater, and other treatment facilities.

Another recent and important US Ecology, Inc. (NASDAQ:ECOL) news was published by Globenewswire.com which published an article titled: “US Ecology Board Reaffirms Capital Allocation Strategy” on May 29, 2018.

Since February 21, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 8 insider sales for $3.26 million activity. 3,742 US Ecology, Inc. (NASDAQ:ECOL) shares with value of $208,242 were sold by WELLING STEVEN D. 3,000 shares valued at $176,850 were sold by ROMANO STEPHEN A on Wednesday, February 21. On Wednesday, May 9 Fox Daniel sold $88,500 worth of US Ecology, Inc. (NASDAQ:ECOL) or 1,500 shares. Feeler Jeffrey R also sold $299,029 worth of US Ecology, Inc. (NASDAQ:ECOL) on Wednesday, May 23. 4,000 shares valued at $222,800 were sold by Bell Simon G on Friday, March 9.

The EVP & COO of Us Ecology Inc, Simon Bell, has just unloaded – 7,000 shares of the firm he’s managing and leading – coming to a total sell of $428,400 U.S Dollars (this based on average share price of $61.2). Right now, he has a total of 34,197 shares or 0.16% of the Company’s market cap.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.45 in 2018 Q1. Its down 0.18, from 1.63 in 2017Q4. It turned negative, as 8 investors sold US Ecology, Inc. shares while 36 reduced holdings. 20 funds opened positions while 44 raised stakes. 18.20 million shares or 2.34% more from 17.78 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Franklin Resources holds 939,214 shares. 881 were reported by Pnc Finance Grp Incorporated. Vanguard Inc owns 1.27 million shares. 549,958 were accumulated by State Street Corporation. Macquarie Group stated it has 0.08% in US Ecology, Inc. (NASDAQ:ECOL). Citadel Advisors owns 33,487 shares. Great West Life Assurance Communications Can has invested 0% in US Ecology, Inc. (NASDAQ:ECOL). Parkside Retail Bank And holds 15 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Stanley reported 13,221 shares. Credit Suisse Ag has 20,962 shares for 0% of their portfolio. First Advisors L P has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in US Ecology, Inc. (NASDAQ:ECOL). Parametric Port Assocs Limited Liability Company stated it has 0% of its portfolio in US Ecology, Inc. (NASDAQ:ECOL). 15,606 were reported by Fayez Sarofim. Dimensional Fund Advisors Lp reported 854,305 shares. Voya Management Ltd accumulated 10,075 shares.

PepsiCo, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEP) Institutional Positions Chart