Qualys, Inc. (QLYS)’s VP Dev & Strat Alliances Amer Deeba Unloaded 2,000 Shares of the Company; Three Peaks Capital Management Trimmed Crown Castle Intl New (CCI) Stake By $315,711

February 6, 2018 - By John Hoffman

Three Peaks Capital Management Llc decreased Crown Castle Intl Corp New (CCI) stake by 2.55% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Three Peaks Capital Management Llc sold 3,189 shares as Crown Castle Intl Corp New (CCI)’s stock rose 11.44%. The Three Peaks Capital Management Llc holds 121,742 shares with $12.17M value, down from 124,931 last quarter. Crown Castle Intl Corp New now has $44.10 billion valuation. The stock decreased 1.77% or $1.96 during the last trading session, reaching $108.55. About 4.24M shares traded or 90.45% up from the average. Crown Castle International Corp. (NYSE:CCI) has risen 11.07% since February 6, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 5.63% the S&P500.

After the disclosing of a document filled with DC-based SEC; a transaction became apparent. The VP Corp Dev & Strat Alliances of Qualys Inc, Amer Deeba; executed a deal in the open market by unloading 2,000 shares at an avg stock price per share of $62.7 of the stock exchange listed company having a value near $125,421 U.S. Dollars. The probability of this stocks unloading remaining unnoticed is little as it’s new, with the VP Corp Dev & Strat Alliances now having in hand 63,342 shares — that is 0.17% of the Company’s total market capitalization.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.58 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.27, from 1.31 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 46 investors sold CCI shares while 172 reduced holdings. 72 funds opened positions while 272 raised stakes. 377.71 million shares or 14.61% more from 329.57 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Andra Ap stated it has 140,300 shares. Smithfield reported 2,359 shares. Calamos Wealth Mgmt Limited Liability Company invested in 0.41% or 29,467 shares. Thomas Story Son Limited Liability Company holds 34,185 shares or 1.84% of its portfolio. Wells Fargo Company Mn invested in 0.1% or 3.09M shares. Raymond James Assoc has 1.14 million shares. Northern Tru, Illinois-based fund reported 5.71 million shares. Gateway Invest Advisers Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 27,856 shares. Baystate Wealth Mgmt invested in 20 shares. Walter & Keenan Financial Consulting Mi Adv has 0.57% invested in Crown Castle International Corp. (NYSE:REIT). Magellan Asset accumulated 4.52% or 11.99M shares. Moreover, Natixis has 0% invested in Crown Castle International Corp. (NYSE:REIT). Hollow Brook Wealth Mgmt Ltd Liability reported 33,630 shares or 2.46% of all its holdings. First Amer Financial Bank has 0.21% invested in Crown Castle International Corp. (NYSE:REIT). 227,372 are held by Strs Ohio.

Three Peaks Capital Management Llc increased Summit Matls Inc stake by 60,130 shares to 207,109 valued at $6.63 million in 2017Q3. It also upped Viasat Inc (NASDAQ:VSAT) stake by 11,223 shares and now owns 200,005 shares. Six Flags Entmt Corp New (NYSE:SIX) was raised too.

Among 20 analysts covering Crown Castle International Corp (NYSE:CCI), 13 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 65% are positive. Crown Castle International Corp had 60 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, November 29 by RBC Capital Markets. As per Friday, November 17, the company rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank. The rating was maintained by Citigroup with “Neutral” on Monday, August 28. The company was maintained on Friday, August 25 by Cowen & Co. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Citigroup on Friday, September 16. SunTrust maintained Crown Castle International Corp. (NYSE:REIT) rating on Wednesday, December 6. SunTrust has “Buy” rating and $120.0 target. The stock has “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Monday, June 5. The firm has “Buy” rating by Cowen & Co given on Tuesday, July 18. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the shares of CCI in report on Friday, July 22 with “Buy” rating. SunTrust initiated Crown Castle International Corp. (NYSE:REIT) on Thursday, February 25 with “Buy” rating.

The stock increased 0.42% or $0.25 during the last trading session, reaching $60.2. About 251,141 shares traded or 4.03% up from the average. Qualys, Inc. (NASDAQ:QLYS) has risen 52.35% since February 7, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 35.65% the S&P500.

Since August 7, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 9 sales for $1.99 million activity. $90,040 worth of Qualys, Inc. (NASDAQ:QLYS) was sold by Deeba Amer on Wednesday, August 9. $602,595 worth of Qualys, Inc. (NASDAQ:QLYS) shares were sold by Thakar Sumedh S. PACE PETER sold $538,560 worth of stock or 12,000 shares. Another trade for 2,500 shares valued at $115,250 was sold by Hank Jeffrey P. Headley Todd P sold $213,309 worth of stock or 4,714 shares.

Qualys, Inc. provides cloud-based security and compliance solutions in the United States and internationally. The company has market cap of $2.28 billion. The firm offers Qualys Cloud Suite, which includes Vulnerability Management, Continuous Monitoring, Cloud Agent, AssetView, ThreatPROTECT, Policy Compliance, PCI Compliance, Security Assessment Questionnaire, Web Application Scanning, and Web Application Firewall. It has a 54.63 P/E ratio. The Company’s integrated suite of security and compliance solutions delivered on its Qualys Cloud Platform enables clients to identify their IT assets, collect and analyze IT security data, discover and prioritize vulnerabilities, recommend remediation actions, and verify the implementation of such actions.

Among 22 analysts covering Qualys (NASDAQ:QLYS), 9 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 41% are positive. Qualys has $70.0 highest and $25 lowest target. $46.47’s average target is -22.81% below currents $60.2 stock price. Qualys had 54 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Qualys, Inc. (NASDAQ:QLYS) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, January 27 by Topeka Capital Markets. The rating was upgraded by Wunderlich on Tuesday, September 13 to “Buy”. As per Friday, November 4, the company rating was upgraded by JP Morgan. RBC Capital Markets maintained Qualys, Inc. (NASDAQ:QLYS) on Tuesday, February 9 with “Sector Perform” rating. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Thursday, September 10 by BTIG Research. Robert W. Baird maintained Qualys, Inc. (NASDAQ:QLYS) rating on Friday, October 13. Robert W. Baird has “Hold” rating and $45.0 target. Stephens upgraded the shares of QLYS in report on Tuesday, March 21 to “Overweight” rating. The stock has “Underweight” rating by JP Morgan on Thursday, December 10. Topeka Capital Markets maintained the shares of QLYS in report on Tuesday, August 4 with “Buy” rating. Wunderlich maintained it with “Buy” rating and $26 target in Tuesday, February 9 report.