Moon Capital Management Has Cut By $12.58 Million Its Leucadia National (LUK) Stake; MANDOM ORDINARY SHARES JAPAN (MDOMF) Shorts Increased By 87.5%

April 12, 2018 - By Jerrie Dane

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Moon Capital Management Llc decreased Leucadia National Corporation (LUK) stake by 0.27% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Moon Capital Management Llc sold 475 shares as Leucadia National Corporation (LUK)’s stock declined 15.49%. The Moon Capital Management Llc holds 176,032 shares with $4.66B value, down from 176,507 last quarter. Leucadia National Corporation now has $8.66 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.29% or $0.07 during the last trading session, reaching $24.31. About 3.00M shares traded or 40.64% up from the average. Leucadia National Corporation (NYSE:LUK) has declined 13.54% since April 12, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 25.09% the S&P500.

MANDOM CORP ORDINARY SHARES JAPAN (OTCMKTS:MDOMF) had an increase of 87.5% in short interest. MDOMF’s SI was 13,500 shares in April as released by FINRA. Its up 87.5% from 7,200 shares previously. With 3,500 avg volume, 4 days are for MANDOM CORP ORDINARY SHARES JAPAN (OTCMKTS:MDOMF)’s short sellers to cover MDOMF’s short positions. The SI to MANDOM CORP ORDINARY SHARES JAPAN’s float is 0.03%. It closed at $34.15 lastly. It is down 0.00% since April 12, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.15 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.24, from 0.91 in 2017Q3. It improved, as 26 investors sold LUK shares while 138 reduced holdings. 58 funds opened positions while 130 raised stakes. 261.75 million shares or 0.02% more from 261.70 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Wealthfront stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Leucadia National Corporation (NYSE:LUK). First Eagle Inv Management Limited holds 211,000 shares. Amalgamated Bank stated it has 41,038 shares or 0.03% of all its holdings. Mutual Of America Capital Management Lc owns 0.02% invested in Leucadia National Corporation (NYSE:LUK) for 44,861 shares. Parametric Associate Ltd reported 701,653 shares stake. Deutsche Retail Bank Ag has 1.38 million shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Truenorth Inc holds 57,195 shares or 0.68% of its portfolio. Tcw Grp holds 0% or 23,212 shares in its portfolio. Balyasny Asset Mngmt Limited Liability Corporation has 48,590 shares for 0% of their portfolio. 2.99 million were reported by Ruffer Ltd Liability Partnership. Regions Fincl Corporation holds 141 shares. Global Endowment Management Limited Partnership has 0.04% invested in Leucadia National Corporation (NYSE:LUK) for 9,880 shares. Prudential Financial holds 1.27M shares or 0.05% of its portfolio. Ajo Limited Partnership holds 0.76% of its portfolio in Leucadia National Corporation (NYSE:LUK) for 6.62 million shares. Thrivent Financial For Lutherans holds 433,006 shares.

Analysts await Leucadia National Corporation (NYSE:LUK) to report earnings on April, 26. They expect $0.43 EPS, down 42.67% or $0.32 from last year’s $0.75 per share. LUK’s profit will be $153.20M for 14.13 P/E if the $0.43 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.48 actual EPS reported by Leucadia National Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -10.42% negative EPS growth.

Mandom Corporation manufactures and sells cosmetics, perfumes, and quasi-drugs in Japan, Indonesia, and internationally. The company has market cap of $1.68 billion. It offers a range of hair styling, and face and body care products, including hair coloring, hair styling, facial care, deodorant, fragrance, and scalp care products for men’s daily grooming and personal styling under the Gatsby and Lúcido brands. It has a 28.75 P/E ratio. The firm also provides a range of make-up and skin care products for various women’s beauty routines primarily under the Bifesta and Pixy brands; and hair styling, and facial and body care products for women under the Lúcido-L and Pucelle brands.

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