An Insider Robert Bailey Unloaded 2032 shares of United Technologies (UTX); Zeke Capital Advisors Lifted Constellation Brands Cl A (STZ) Position By $444,765

February 28, 2018 - By John Hoffman

United Technologies Corp’s Corporate VP – Controller Robert Bailey sold 2,032 shares of the stock exchange listed company in a broker transaction dated February 28, 2018. Robert Bailey’s shares were sold at the average stock price which was $134.9, for a total trade of $274,217. In the last 30 days, he also unloaded 419 shares with a market value $56,034 USD. Currently, Mr. Robert, owns 4,139 shares, which accounts for 0.0005% of the Company’s market capitalization.

Zeke Capital Advisors Llc increased Constellation Brands Inc Cl A (STZ) stake by 154.14% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Zeke Capital Advisors Llc acquired 2,235 shares as Constellation Brands Inc Cl A (STZ)’s stock rose 13.40%. The Zeke Capital Advisors Llc holds 3,685 shares with $735,000 value, up from 1,450 last quarter. Constellation Brands Inc Cl A now has $41.94 billion valuation. The stock decreased 1.18% or $2.57 during the last trading session, reaching $215.48. About 1.31M shares traded. Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE:STZ) has risen 17.20% since February 28, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 0.50% the S&P500.

United Technologies Corporation provides technology services and products to building systems and aerospace industries worldwide. The company has market cap of $107.76 billion. The Company’s Otis segment designs, makes, sells, and installs passenger and freight elevators, escalators, and moving walkways; and offers modernization products to upgrade elevators and escalators, as well as maintenance and repair services. It has a 23.64 P/E ratio. The companyÂ’s UTC Climate, Controls & Security segment provides heating, ventilating, air conditioning, and refrigeration solutions, such as controls for residential, commercial, industrial, and transportation applications.

The stock increased 0.62% or $0.83 during the last trading session, reaching $134.74. About 9.21 million shares traded or 103.34% up from the average. United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX) has risen 22.99% since February 28, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 6.29% the S&P500.

Analysts await United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX) to report earnings on April, 25. They expect $1.51 earnings per share, up 2.03% or $0.03 from last year’s $1.48 per share. UTX’s profit will be $1.21 billion for 22.31 P/E if the $1.51 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.60 actual earnings per share reported by United Technologies Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -5.63% negative EPS growth.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.05 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.10, from 0.95 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 63 investors sold United Technologies Corporation shares while 503 reduced holdings. 111 funds opened positions while 484 raised stakes. 621.08 million shares or 1.52% more from 611.76 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Girard Ptnrs stated it has 23,698 shares or 0.57% of all its holdings. Oppenheimer Asset, New York-based fund reported 44,164 shares. 30 were accumulated by Hillsdale Investment Mgmt. Pictet & Cie (Europe) Sa owns 80,548 shares or 1.34% of their US portfolio. Crawford Counsel has invested 1.27% in United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX). Wellington Shields Cap Mgmt Ltd Liability accumulated 9,925 shares. Excalibur Mngmt Corp invested in 1.21% or 12,248 shares. Rosenblum Silverman Sutton S F Incorporated Ca holds 0.34% or 7,613 shares in its portfolio. Capstone Investment Advisors holds 5,888 shares or 0.02% of its portfolio. State Of Wisconsin Board holds 0.35% or 1.02M shares. 6,195 were reported by Old Point Trust Financial Ser N A. Reilly Financial Ltd Liability has 1.48% invested in United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX) for 85,299 shares. Utah Retirement owns 136,955 shares. Wms Ltd Liability has 36,154 shares. Central Comml Bank & owns 0.04% invested in United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX) for 1,309 shares.

Among 21 analysts covering United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX), 12 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 57% are positive. United Technologies Corporation has $167.0 highest and $100 lowest target. $133.44’s average target is -0.96% below currents $134.74 stock price. United Technologies Corporation had 80 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Thursday, January 25, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. The stock of United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX) earned “Hold” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Sunday, October 8. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Atlantic Securities on Wednesday, July 22. Deutsche Bank maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Wednesday, September 6 report. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, January 8 by Goldman Sachs. The stock has “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Monday, August 24. The company was maintained on Tuesday, October 10 by Cowen & Co. Cowen & Co downgraded the stock to “Market Perform” rating in Wednesday, September 6 report. The rating was upgraded by Atlantic Securities to “Overweight” on Tuesday, December 5. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Tuesday, May 30 with “Buy”.

Since December 13, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 4 sales for $790,595 activity. On Friday, December 15 the insider Bailey Robert J. sold $108,873. $546,600 worth of United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX) was sold by Amato Elizabeth B on Friday, December 15.

Since October 9, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 4 selling transactions for $12.05 million activity. The insider MULLIN THOMAS J sold $10.47M. On Tuesday, January 30 FROMBERG BARRY A sold $441,943 worth of Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE:STZ) or 2,005 shares. $616,644 worth of Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE:STZ) was sold by Newlands William A on Monday, October 9.

Among 23 analysts covering Constellation Brands (NYSE:STZ), 16 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 70% are positive. Constellation Brands had 75 analyst reports since August 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. BMO Capital Markets initiated Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE:STZ) on Monday, February 5 with “Buy” rating. As per Thursday, April 7, the company rating was maintained by JP Morgan. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, January 4 by Wells Fargo. As per Friday, June 30, the company rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus. Cowen & Co maintained it with “Buy” rating and $243.0 target in Thursday, October 5 report. The firm has “Hold” rating by HSBC given on Wednesday, February 1. The stock of Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE:STZ) has “Outperform” rating given on Tuesday, September 8 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock has “Outperform” rating by Cowen & Co on Tuesday, April 11. Barclays Capital maintained the shares of STZ in report on Thursday, April 7 with “Overweight” rating. On Monday, November 23 the stock rating was upgraded by Cowen & Co to “Outperform”.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.14 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.02, from 1.16 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 40 investors sold STZ shares while 242 reduced holdings. 79 funds opened positions while 243 raised stakes. 144.05 million shares or 0.63% more from 143.15 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Huntington National Bank accumulated 200,830 shares. Da Davidson & Company holds 0.02% in Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE:STZ) or 5,436 shares. New Mexico Educational Retirement Board accumulated 15,971 shares. Moreover, Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Limited has 0.04% invested in Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE:STZ). Atlantic Gru Limited Liability owns 1,059 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Balasa Dinverno Foltz Limited Liability has invested 0.03% in Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE:STZ). National Bank Hapoalim Bm invested in 1,928 shares. Marshall Wace Limited Liability Partnership accumulated 3,237 shares. Dsam Prtn (London) Ltd holds 3.07% in Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE:STZ) or 110,648 shares. First National Bank & Trust Of Omaha accumulated 32,778 shares. Newbrook Advsrs Limited Partnership invested in 8.2% or 568,766 shares. Acadian Asset Mgmt Ltd Llc holds 0% of its portfolio in Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE:STZ) for 675 shares. Howe And Rusling reported 24,344 shares stake. Daiwa Sb Invs accumulated 4,570 shares. 1,225 were reported by Monarch Management Incorporated.