Bright Rock Capital Management Trimmed Sherwin Williams Co (SHW) Stake; Vicor (VICR) Sentiment Is 0.81

April 7, 2018 - By Martha Paddon

Vicor Corporation (NASDAQ:VICR) Logo

Bright Rock Capital Management Llc decreased Sherwin Williams Co (SHW) stake by 4.74% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Bright Rock Capital Management Llc sold 1,000 shares as Sherwin Williams Co (SHW)’s stock declined 5.42%. The Bright Rock Capital Management Llc holds 20,100 shares with $8.24M value, down from 21,100 last quarter. Sherwin Williams Co now has $36.11 billion valuation. The stock decreased 2.80% or $11.11 during the last trading session, reaching $385.71. About 702,149 shares traded or 7.13% up from the average. The Sherwin-Williams Company (NYSE:SHW) has risen 26.25% since April 7, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 14.70% the S&P500.

Vicor Corp (VICR) investors sentiment decreased to 0.81 in Q4 2017. It’s down -0.38, from 1.19 in 2017Q3. The ratio dropped, as 35 investment professionals increased or opened new positions, while 43 sold and decreased equity positions in Vicor Corp. The investment professionals in our database now own: 9.88 million shares, up from 9.84 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of investment professionals holding Vicor Corp in top ten positions was flat from 2 to 2 for the same number . Sold All: 6 Reduced: 37 Increased: 23 New Position: 12.

Vicor Corporation designs, develops, makes, and markets modular components and power systems for converting, regulating, and controlling electric current worldwide. The company has market cap of $1.10 billion. It operates through Brick Business Unit, VI Chip, and Picor divisions. It has a 6950 P/E ratio. The firm offers modular direct current -DC converters and complementary components, open-frame intermediate bus converters, configurable products, and custom power systems, as well as cool-power high density zero voltage soft switching DC-DC converters.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 2 insider purchases, and 3 insider sales for $100,273 activity.

The stock decreased 1.59% or $0.45 during the last trading session, reaching $27.8. About 141,975 shares traded or 0.87% up from the average. Vicor Corporation (VICR) has risen 53.14% since April 7, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 41.59% the S&P500.

Ashford Capital Management Inc holds 5.54% of its portfolio in Vicor Corporation for 1.70 million shares. Trellus Management Company Llc owns 133,045 shares or 3.79% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Manatuck Hill Partners Llc has 1.68% invested in the company for 153,797 shares. The Massachusetts-based Ironwood Investment Management Llc has invested 0.64% in the stock. Needham Investment Management Llc, a New York-based fund reported 112,200 shares.

Since March 14, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 insider sale for $306,945 activity. IPPOLITO PETER J. sold 750 shares worth $306,945.

Analysts await The Sherwin-Williams Company (NYSE:SHW) to report earnings on April, 19. They expect $3.13 EPS, up 37.89% or $0.86 from last year’s $2.27 per share. SHW’s profit will be $293.00M for 30.81 P/E if the $3.13 EPS becomes a reality. After $2.95 actual EPS reported by The Sherwin-Williams Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 6.10% EPS growth.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.15 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.06, from 1.21 in 2017Q3. It dived, as 43 investors sold SHW shares while 252 reduced holdings. 117 funds opened positions while 221 raised stakes. 68.54 million shares or 1.28% less from 69.43 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Neuberger Berman Grp Lc, a New York-based fund reported 19,021 shares. Tortoise Investment Management Ltd Limited Liability Company has 0% invested in The Sherwin-Williams Company (NYSE:SHW). Smithfield Tru Com holds 0.03% of its portfolio in The Sherwin-Williams Company (NYSE:SHW) for 556 shares. Nine Masts Cap Ltd holds 637 shares. 15,000 were reported by State Of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D. Moreover, Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft Mbh has 0.06% invested in The Sherwin-Williams Company (NYSE:SHW) for 3,937 shares. Institute For Wealth Limited Liability Company holds 561 shares. 1,765 were accumulated by Cetera Advisor Networks Lc. 172,288 are owned by Keybank Natl Association Oh. The United Kingdom-based Bp Pcl has invested 0.25% in The Sherwin-Williams Company (NYSE:SHW). Williams Jones Assocs Ltd Llc, New York-based fund reported 535 shares. Polaris Greystone Financial Group Ltd Company owns 43,544 shares or 1.47% of their US portfolio. 722 were reported by First Bancorporation Of Omaha. Oakbrook Investments Llc invested in 3,515 shares or 0.09% of the stock. Sei has 0.11% invested in The Sherwin-Williams Company (NYSE:SHW) for 74,661 shares.

Vicor Corporation (NASDAQ:VICR) Institutional Positions Chart