Private Trust Co Has Raised Citigroup New (C) Position By $352,018; Tillar-Wenstrup Advisors Has Lowered By $413,525 Its Visa (V) Holding

June 25, 2018 - By Annabelle Johnson

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Private Trust Co increased Citigroup Inc New (C) stake by 56.17% reported in 2018Q1 SEC filing. Private Trust Co acquired 5,254 shares as Citigroup Inc New (C)’s stock declined 11.86%. The Private Trust Co holds 14,608 shares with $986,000 value, up from 9,354 last quarter. Citigroup Inc New now has $171.36B valuation. The stock decreased 0.64% or $0.43 during the last trading session, reaching $67.2. About 16.34M shares traded. Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) has risen 10.48% since June 25, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 2.09% the S&P500. Some Historical C News: 25/05/2018 – U.K. LONG-TERM CPI EXPECTATIONS RISE TO 3.2%: CITIGROUP; 11/04/2018 – Citigroup Inc expected to post earnings of $1.61 a share – Earnings Preview; 20/04/2018 – GLOBAL CHEMICALS : CITIGROUP SAYS TOP PICKS IN THE US ARE DWDP, FMC AND ALB; 25/04/2018 – POPULAR INC BPOP.O : CITIGROUP RAISES TARGET PRICE TO $55 FROM $53; 16/05/2018 – CITIGROUP CUTS RUSSIAN 2018 GDP GROWTH FORECAST TO 2% VS 2.3%; 10/04/2018 – Moody’s Assigns Provisional Ratings To Notes Issued By Citigroup Mortgage Loan Trust (CMLTI) 2018-RP2; 25/04/2018 – Fortescue Target Price Cut 2.4% to A$4/Share by Citi; 29/05/2018 – Citigroup’s Morse Sees ‘Plenty of Oil to Go Around’ (Video); 13/04/2018 – Citigroup: On Track to Meet Commitment to Return a Least $60B to Holders Over 2017, 2018, 2019 Cycles; 29/05/2018 – CITI BRANDED CARD REVENUE HAS SLOWED, EXPECT 2% GROWTH IN ’18

Tillar-Wenstrup Advisors Llc decreased Visa Inc. (V) stake by 16.1% reported in 2018Q1 SEC filing. Tillar-Wenstrup Advisors Llc sold 3,475 shares as Visa Inc. (V)’s stock rose 5.37%. The Tillar-Wenstrup Advisors Llc holds 18,110 shares with $2.17 million value, down from 21,585 last quarter. Visa Inc. now has $303.11 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.59% or $0.8 during the last trading session, reaching $135.33. About 6.17 million shares traded. Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) has risen 38.13% since June 25, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 25.56% the S&P500. Some Historical V News: 25/04/2018 – MEDIA-India’s BHEL, L&T seek to recover dues from Visa Power – Business Standard; 18/04/2018 – VISA NAMES MIKE MILOTICH AS HEAD OF INVESTOR RELATIONS; 28/03/2018 – Investors’ Soapbox: Bitcoin Can’t Take a Bite Out of Visa, Mastercard — Barrons.com; 25/04/2018 – KELLY: VISA’S ENTRY TO CHINA LIKELY `STILL A COUPLE YEARS AWAY’; 15/04/2018 – UK consumers cut spending as snow adds to inflation squeeze – Visa; 04/04/2018 – THREE NEW SETTLEMENTS WITH NATIONAL BANK, VISA, MA: LAWFIRM; 12/03/2018 – Tillerson Lands in Chad to Show Support Despite Visa-Ban Dispute; 25/04/2018 – VISA INC QTRLY PAYMENTS VOLUME FOR THE THREE MONTHS ENDED MARCH 31, 2018, GREW 11% OVER THE PRIOR YEAR ON A CONSTANT-DOLLAR BASIS; 09/04/2018 – CHILE TO DEMAND TOURIST VISA FROM HAITIANS ENTERING COUNTRY; 25/04/2018 – Visa quarterly profit jumps six times

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.89 in Q1 2018. Its down 0.18, from 1.07 in 2017Q4. It dropped, as 89 investors sold C shares while 499 reduced holdings. 114 funds opened positions while 412 raised stakes. 1.90 billion shares or 4.45% less from 1.99 billion shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Armstrong Shaw Associate Inc Ct holds 2.64% or 43,394 shares. Sandy Spring Fincl Bank accumulated 0.13% or 22,488 shares. Chesley Taft And Associate Lc reported 123,186 shares. Moreover, First Midwest Bank Division has 0.1% invested in Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) for 10,852 shares. Thompson owns 139,752 shares or 1.76% of their US portfolio. The Ontario – Canada-based Kj Harrison And Prtnrs has invested 0.53% in Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C). Moreover, Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board has 0.16% invested in Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C). Cibc Ww, a New York-based fund reported 333,163 shares. Oarsman Capital Incorporated holds 2.16% or 70,214 shares. Minneapolis Portfolio Mngmt Gru stated it has 4.45% in Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C). Kempner Management Incorporated owns 90,638 shares. Strategy Asset Managers Limited Liability Company reported 37,194 shares or 0.54% of all its holdings. Sterling Cap Management Ltd reported 0% in Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C). Bandera Prtn Ltd reported 0.51% in Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C). Huber Mngmt Ltd Company has invested 2.33% in Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C).

Since February 27, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 7 insider sales for $5.91 million activity. Forese James A. had sold 6,466 shares worth $500,666 on Tuesday, February 27. Hu W. Bradford sold 8,010 shares worth $611,804. 3,400 shares valued at $263,126 were sold by MURRAY JOSEPH MICHAEL on Tuesday, February 27. On Wednesday, February 28 the insider Callahan Don sold $536,410. The insider Gerspach John C sold $542,920. On Tuesday, February 27 Fraser Jane Nind sold $2.51 million worth of Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) or 32,400 shares.

Among 41 analysts covering Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C), 25 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 14 Hold. Therefore 61% are positive. Citigroup Inc. has $215 highest and $4.0 lowest target. $73.82’s average target is 9.85% above currents $67.2 stock price. Citigroup Inc. had 127 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Friday, January 29, the company rating was maintained by Oppenheimer. The stock of Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, April 11 by HSBC. The stock has “Hold” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Tuesday, January 16. Barclays Capital maintained it with “Overweight” rating and $60 target in Monday, March 14 report. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) on Thursday, December 21 with “Buy” rating. Zacks upgraded Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) on Tuesday, August 25 to “Hold” rating. The company was maintained on Friday, September 23 by CLSA. Nomura maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Wednesday, September 7 report. The stock of Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) has “Market Perform” rating given on Monday, July 31 by BMO Capital Markets. The stock of Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) earned “Buy” rating by BMO Capital Markets on Thursday, June 1.

More notable recent Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Stocks To Watch: More Trade Tiffs And Stress Tests” on June 23, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Citigroup Will Thrive Regardless Of Interest Rates” published on June 08, 2018, Livetradingnews.com published: “Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) Bears in Favor” on May 30, 2018. More interesting news about Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) were released by: Bizjournals.com and their article: “What’s North Carolina’s piece of the $100M Citigroup settlement?” published on June 15, 2018 as well as Benzinga.com‘s news article titled: “Barron’s Picks And Pans: Sustainable Investing, Bank Buybacks, Tariff Picks And More” with publication date: June 24, 2018.

Private Trust Co decreased Spdr Barclays Capital Conv Secs (CWB) stake by 13,066 shares to 47,140 valued at $2.44 million in 2018Q1. It also reduced Ishares Core Total Bond Mkt (AGG) stake by 4,187 shares and now owns 13,492 shares. Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON) was reduced too.

Among 43 analysts covering Visa Inc. (NYSE:V), 34 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 79% are positive. Visa Inc. has $164.0 highest and $70 lowest target. $125.02’s average target is -7.62% below currents $135.33 stock price. Visa Inc. had 132 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the shares of V in report on Tuesday, October 25 with “Buy” rating. The rating was initiated by Cantor Fitzgerald with “Buy” on Thursday, September 28. The stock of Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, October 11 by Cowen & Co. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Buy” rating and $124.0 target in Friday, September 22 report. As per Friday, February 2, the company rating was maintained by Barclays Capital. On Thursday, October 26 the stock rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with “Overweight”. The stock of Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, February 1 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. The stock has “Buy” rating by Susquehanna on Thursday, December 28. The stock of Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) earned “Buy” rating by Piper Jaffray on Thursday, July 20. As per Tuesday, September 1, the company rating was upgraded by Vetr.

Since February 14, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 3 sales for $6.34 million activity. HOFFMEISTER JAMES H also sold $1.08M worth of Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) shares. MCINERNEY RYAN sold $5.06 million worth of Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) on Thursday, May 10. The insider Biggar Lynne sold 1,712 shares worth $205,440.

Analysts await Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) to report earnings on July, 19. They expect $1.09 earnings per share, up 26.74% or $0.23 from last year’s $0.86 per share. V’s profit will be $2.44 billion for 31.04 P/E if the $1.09 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.11 actual earnings per share reported by Visa Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -1.80% negative EPS growth.

More notable recent Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) news were published by: 247Wallst.com which released: “Visa Takes Over as Dow’s Top-Performing Stock” on June 23, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “4 International Dividend Stocks To Consider” published on June 24, 2018, Fool.com published: “3 Growth Stocks to Buy and Hold for 25 Years” on June 23, 2018. More interesting news about Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Visa, Inc. (V) Management Presents at William Blair 2018 Growth Stock Conference (Transcript)” published on June 13, 2018 as well as Fool.com‘s news article titled: “Is Visa Inc. a Buy?” with publication date: June 07, 2018.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.88 in Q1 2018. Its down 0.17, from 1.05 in 2017Q4. It worsened, as 41 investors sold V shares while 684 reduced holdings. 127 funds opened positions while 513 raised stakes. 1.57 billion shares or 2.35% less from 1.61 billion shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Da Davidson And holds 0.9% of its portfolio in Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) for 362,689 shares. Conning Incorporated accumulated 49,639 shares or 0.19% of the stock. 216,059 were reported by Gluskin Sheff And Associates. Rmb Capital Ltd Liability Corporation invested in 0.87% or 285,437 shares. Mirae Asset Invests Ltd owns 1.07% invested in Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) for 686,297 shares. Clal Ins Enterp Limited invested in 614,560 shares or 1.95% of the stock. Texas Permanent School Fund accumulated 0.74% or 465,760 shares. Whalerock Point Prtnrs Ltd Liability Corporation invested 2.54% in Visa Inc. (NYSE:V). Cypress Capital holds 0.08% or 3,404 shares in its portfolio. Financial Architects invested 0.31% in Visa Inc. (NYSE:V). Citigroup has 3.83M shares. Ghp Inv Advsrs owns 12,274 shares. Taurus Asset Ltd Limited Liability Company has invested 2.02% in Visa Inc. (NYSE:V). Rhumbline Advisers accumulated 3.14M shares. 370,974 were reported by South Dakota Inv Council.

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