Factory Mutual Insurance Company Has Upped Crown Castle Intl New (CCI) Stake; Tortoise Capital Advisors Increased By $1.81 Million Its U S Silica Hldgs (SLCA) Holding

March 4, 2018 - By Shannon Black

Tortoise Capital Advisors Llc increased U S Silica Hldgs Inc (SLCA) stake by 47.76% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Tortoise Capital Advisors Llc acquired 58,412 shares as U S Silica Hldgs Inc (SLCA)’s stock declined 29.01%. The Tortoise Capital Advisors Llc holds 180,710 shares with $5.62M value, up from 122,298 last quarter. U S Silica Hldgs Inc now has $2.18 billion valuation. The stock increased 1.05% or $0.28 during the last trading session, reaching $27.01. About 2.89M shares traded or 9.13% up from the average. U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:SLCA) has risen 57.03% since March 4, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 40.33% the S&P500.

Factory Mutual Insurance Company increased Crown Castle Intl Corp New (CCI) stake by 2.78% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Factory Mutual Insurance Company acquired 10,560 shares as Crown Castle Intl Corp New (CCI)’s stock rose 11.44%. The Factory Mutual Insurance Company holds 390,324 shares with $39.02M value, up from 379,764 last quarter. Crown Castle Intl Corp New now has $42.48B valuation. The stock decreased 1.42% or $1.51 during the last trading session, reaching $104.56. About 3.84M shares traded or 51.54% up from the average. Crown Castle International Corp. (NYSE:CCI) has risen 11.07% since March 4, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 5.63% the S&P500.

Among 27 analysts covering U.S. Silica (NYSE:SLCA), 23 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 85% are positive. U.S. Silica has $70 highest and $14 lowest target. $39.71’s average target is 47.02% above currents $27.01 stock price. U.S. Silica had 95 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Outperform” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Monday, May 23. The stock of U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:SLCA) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, July 4 by Jefferies. Credit Suisse maintained the shares of SLCA in report on Thursday, July 20 with “Buy” rating. Piper Jaffray maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Thursday, February 22 report. The firm has “Outperform” rating by Wells Fargo given on Monday, January 11. The rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with “Buy” on Thursday, January 11. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, May 26 with “Buy”. Citigroup maintained it with “Buy” rating and $40 target in Wednesday, July 13 report. SunTrust initiated U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:SLCA) on Wednesday, January 18 with “Buy” rating. Jefferies maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Monday, November 13 report.

Tortoise Capital Advisors Llc decreased Pioneer Nat Res Co (NYSE:PXD) stake by 26,918 shares to 182,480 valued at $26.92M in 2017Q3. It also reduced Transcanada Corp (NYSE:TRP) stake by 44,651 shares and now owns 5.28 million shares. Extraction Oil And Gas Inc was reduced 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 has $125.0 highest and $90 lowest target. $111.65’s average target is 6.78% above currents $104.56 stock price. Crown Castle International Corp had 60 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Buy” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Friday, May 26. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with “Buy” on Friday, November 17. The stock of Crown Castle International Corp. (NYSE:REIT) earned “Buy” rating by Guggenheim on Friday, January 26. Evercore downgraded Crown Castle International Corp. (NYSE:REIT) on Tuesday, July 21 to “Hold” rating. The stock of Crown Castle International Corp. (NYSE:REIT) earned “Buy” rating by SunTrust on Wednesday, December 6. SunTrust initiated Crown Castle International Corp. (NYSE:REIT) on Thursday, February 25 with “Buy” rating. Citigroup downgraded it to “Neutral” rating and $109 target in Monday, July 11 report. Citigroup maintained Crown Castle International Corp. (NYSE:REIT) on Friday, September 16 with “Neutral” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating by Deutsche Bank given on Thursday, June 8. The firm has “Buy” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Monday, October 2.

Factory Mutual Insurance Company decreased Applied Matls Inc (NASDAQ:AMAT) stake by 25,400 shares to 863,600 valued at $44.99 million in 2017Q3. It also reduced V F Corp (NYSE:VFC) stake by 79,800 shares and now owns 340,000 shares. Celgene Corp (NASDAQ:CELG) was reduced too.