Cacti Asset Management Raised Exxon Mobil (XOM) Holding By $1.46 Million; Shorts at Robert Half International (RHI) Lowered By 18.54%

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Cacti Asset Management Llc increased Exxon Mobil Corp (XOM) stake by 4.97% reported in 2018Q1 SEC filing. Cacti Asset Management Llc acquired 19,780 shares as Exxon Mobil Corp (XOM)’s stock declined 0.16%. The Cacti Asset Management Llc holds 417,720 shares with $31.17M value, up from 397,940 last quarter. Exxon Mobil Corp now has $344.55 billion valuation. The stock increased 2.12% or $1.69 during the last trading session, reaching $81.38. About 16.71 million shares traded or 23.64% up from the average. Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) has declined 3.72% since June 23, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 16.29% the S&P500. Some Historical XOM News: 07/03/2018 – Exxon Mobil Plans Number of Upstream Growth Initiatives; 12/04/2018 – CHEVRON, EXXON MOBIL ARE SAID TO ASK FOR BIOFUEL WAIVERS: RTRS; 28/05/2018 – Storm Alberto weakens as it makes landfall on Florida Panhandle; 20/03/2018 – Exxon Mobil Investment Anticipated to Be Several Hundred Million Dollars; 16/05/2018 – ExxonMobil Disagrees With ISS Assessment of Executive Compensation Program; 24/05/2018 – Kevin Crowley: Exclusive interview — Exxon CEO defends $200bn, 7-year investment plan while rest of Big Oil pulls back from; 30/05/2018 – EXXON MOBIL CORP XOM.N SHAREHOLDERS VOTE TO SUPPORT EXECUTIVE COMPENSATION PLAN; 30/05/2018 – EXXON PRESS CONFERENCE ENDS; 21/05/2018 – UNITED STEELWORKERS INTERNATIONAL UNION SAYS URGES EXXONMOBIL SHAREHOLDERS TO VOTE IN FAVOR OF PROPOSAL ON LOBBYING REPORT – SEC FILING; 20/03/2018 – EXXONMOBIL CONSIDERS EXPANSION ALONG U.S. GULF COAST

Robert Half International Inc (NYSE:RHI) had a decrease of 18.54% in short interest. RHI’s SI was 3.64M shares in June as released by FINRA. Its down 18.54% from 4.47M shares previously. With 1.26M avg volume, 3 days are for Robert Half International Inc (NYSE:RHI)’s short sellers to cover RHI’s short positions. The SI to Robert Half International Inc’s float is 3.05%. The stock increased 0.45% or $0.31 during the last trading session, reaching $69.84. About 1.30 million shares traded or 11.00% up from the average. Robert Half International Inc. (NYSE:RHI) has risen 37.88% since June 23, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 25.31% the S&P500. Some Historical RHI News: 23/03/2018 – Robert Half Closes Below 50-Day Moving Average: Technicals; 12/03/2018 – Data Analytics Is a Game Changer, But Internal Audit Groups Are Lagging, According to New Study by Protiviti; 21/03/2018 – RHI MAGNESITA NV RHIM.Vl SAYS ADJUSTED PRO-FORMA EBITA OF EUR 304.1 MLN, UP 39%; 23/05/2018 – Companies Share Their Digital Transformation Journeys in New Edition of Protiviti’s “Internal Auditing Around the World”; 21/03/2018 – RHI MAGNESITA NV RHIM.Vl SAYS FASTER REALIZATION OF SYNERGIES BY ONE YEAR: EUR 40 MLN IN 2018 AND BALANCE OF EUR 70 MLN IN 2019; 25/04/2018 – Protiviti Named to Fortune’s 2018 Best Workplaces in Consulting and Professional Services List; 24/04/2018 – ROBERT HALF 1Q REV. $1.40B, EST. $1.36B; 05/04/2018 – Cybersecurity, IT Governance and Emerging Technology are Shaping IT Audit Plans in 2018, According to a New Survey from Protiviti and ISACA; 24/04/2018 – Robert Half 1Q Rev $1.4B; 21/04/2018 – DJ Robert Half International Inc, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (RHI)

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.76 in 2018 Q1. Its down 0.08, from 0.84 in 2017Q4. It dropped, as 35 investors sold Robert Half International Inc. shares while 154 reduced holdings. 41 funds opened positions while 102 raised stakes. 103.03 million shares or 3.13% more from 99.90 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Suntrust Banks Inc, a Georgia-based fund reported 4,142 shares. Moreover, Paloma Partners Mgmt Company has 0.01% invested in Robert Half International Inc. (NYSE:RHI) for 13,658 shares. Andra Ap reported 0.22% stake. 4,061 are owned by First Retail Bank Of Omaha. 7,300 were reported by Kbc Group Inc Nv. Cornerstone Advisors reported 455 shares. Natixis Ltd Partnership holds 0.04% of its portfolio in Robert Half International Inc. (NYSE:RHI) for 62,110 shares. Aviance Prtn Lc holds 0.3% or 17,302 shares. Gotham Asset Management Lc reported 193,251 shares stake. Patten Group Inc holds 0.02% or 730 shares. Boston Prtn owns 5.01 million shares. Bokf Na owns 39,036 shares or 0.06% of their US portfolio. Prelude Capital Mgmt Limited Liability Corporation holds 0.02% or 5,093 shares in its portfolio. Catalyst Cap Advisors Lc stated it has 8,800 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. Federated Pa holds 2,091 shares or 0% of its portfolio.

Among 15 analysts covering Robert Half International (NYSE:RHI), 5 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 33% are positive. Robert Half International has $7000 highest and $33 lowest target. $57’s average target is -18.38% below currents $69.84 stock price. Robert Half International had 47 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Robert Half International Inc. (NYSE:RHI) has “Hold” rating given on Monday, April 24 by BMO Capital Markets. The stock has “Hold” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, July 13. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Wednesday, October 11 by SunTrust. RBC Capital Markets maintained Robert Half International Inc. (NYSE:RHI) on Wednesday, December 27 with “Hold” rating. The stock of Robert Half International Inc. (NYSE:RHI) has “Underperform” rating given on Monday, October 3 by Credit Suisse. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Wednesday, October 25 by Robert W. Baird. The rating was upgraded by Nomura on Monday, April 9 to “Buy”. The stock has “Sell” rating by Northcoast on Thursday, September 29. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, April 24 by BMO Capital Markets. Jefferies upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Friday, July 31 report.

More recent Robert Half International Inc. (NYSE:RHI) news were published by: Bizjournals.com which released: “Working from home on the rise in Dallas” on June 22, 2018. Also Globenewswire.com published the news titled: “New Research Coverage Highlights Alexander & Baldwin, Triple-S Management, Installed Building Products, Robert …” on June 20, 2018. Prnewswire.com‘s news article titled: “Protiviti’s Joseph Tarantino Named a 2018 Glassdoor Top CEO” with publication date: June 20, 2018 was also an interesting one.

Since February 2, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 6 sales for $25.27 million activity. 205,000 Robert Half International Inc. (NYSE:RHI) shares with value of $11.54 million were sold by GENTZKOW PAUL F. Another trade for 3,964 shares valued at $248,701 was sold by Richman Frederick A. GLASS ROBERT W sold $674,519 worth of stock. 100,000 shares were sold by MESSMER HAROLD M JR, worth $6.11M on Monday, April 30. The insider BUCKLEY MICHAEL C sold 10,000 shares worth $629,969. Shares for $6.07M were sold by WADDELL M KEITH.

Robert Half International Inc. provides staffing and risk consulting services in North America, South America, Europe, Asia, and Australia. The company has market cap of $8.48 billion. The firm operates through three divisions: Temporary and Consultant Staffing, Permanent Placement Staffing, and Risk Consulting and Internal Audit Services. It has a 29.97 P/E ratio. It places temporary personnel for accounting, finance, and bookkeeping; temporary and full-time office and administrative personnel consisting of executive and administrative assistants, receptionists, and customer service representatives; full-time accounting, financial, tax, and accounting activities personnel; and information technology contract consultants and full-time employees in the areas of platform systems integration and end-user support, including specialists in Web development, networking, application development, systems integration, database design, security and business continuity, and desktop support.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.81 in Q1 2018. Its down 0.03, from 0.84 in 2017Q4. It fall, as 52 investors sold XOM shares while 836 reduced holdings. 121 funds opened positions while 596 raised stakes. 2.15 billion shares or 0.92% less from 2.17 billion shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Beaumont Fincl Partners Lc invested in 34,184 shares. Salem Capital Mngmt Inc owns 11,185 shares or 0.45% of their US portfolio. Rhumbline Advisers holds 1.22% or 7.85M shares in its portfolio. Gw Henssler And Limited holds 1.35% in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) or 180,330 shares. Goelzer Inv Mgmt Incorporated stated it has 142,384 shares. Harding Loevner LP reported 0.58% of its portfolio in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM). Capital Inv Counsel reported 140,255 shares. Wendell David Assocs holds 132,506 shares or 1.78% of its portfolio. West Family Investments Incorporated reported 23,240 shares stake. 29,685 were accumulated by Southeast Asset Advisors. Bahl & Gaynor invested 1.53% in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM). 33,717 are owned by Cadinha And Lc. Bbr Partners Limited Liability Corp owns 107,470 shares or 1.43% of their US portfolio. Commonwealth Savings Bank Of Aus reported 1.01 million shares or 0.82% of all its holdings. Goodwin Daniel L holds 9,500 shares or 0.35% of its portfolio.

Among 27 analysts covering Exxon Mobil (NYSE:XOM), 11 have Buy rating, 5 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 41% are positive. Exxon Mobil has $104 highest and $20 lowest target. $81.29’s average target is -0.11% below currents $81.38 stock price. Exxon Mobil had 97 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Thursday, January 19, the company rating was downgraded by UBS. The rating was maintained by UBS on Monday, May 2 with “Neutral”. Macquarie Research initiated it with “Underperform” rating and $60 target in Wednesday, September 23 report. On Wednesday, January 24 the stock rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley with “Underweight”. Barclays Capital upgraded the shares of XOM in report on Monday, October 12 to “Equal-Weight” rating. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Tuesday, June 13 by RBC Capital Markets. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Thursday, August 24 by Piper Jaffray. The stock of Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) earned “Neutral” rating by Credit Suisse on Thursday, March 2. Goldman Sachs maintained the stock with “Conviction Buy” rating in Friday, March 18 report. Cowen & Co maintained the shares of XOM in report on Tuesday, September 19 with “Buy” rating.

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