Marriott International, Inc. (MAR) Trades at $132.50 After Triangle; Harvey Partners Trimmed H & E Equipment Services (HEES) Stake By $3.32 Million

April 4, 2018 - By Jerrie Dane

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Harvey Partners Llc decreased H & E Equipment Services Inc (HEES) stake by 73.45% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Harvey Partners Llc sold 83,000 shares as H & E Equipment Services Inc (HEES)’s stock declined 3.24%. The Harvey Partners Llc holds 30,000 shares with $1.22 million value, down from 113,000 last quarter. H & E Equipment Services Inc now has $1.35 billion valuation. The stock increased 1.67% or $0.62 during the last trading session, reaching $37.73. About 229,254 shares traded. H&E Equipment Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:HEES) has risen 62.02% since April 4, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 50.47% the S&P500.

Marriott International, Inc. (MAR) formed triangle with $141.78 target or 7.00% above today’s $132.50 share price. Marriott International, Inc. (MAR) has $47.29B valuation. The stock increased 0.33% or $0.43 during the last trading session, reaching $132.5. About 3.64 million shares traded or 56.36% up from the average. Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR) has risen 45.53% since April 4, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 33.98% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.09 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.17, from 0.92 in 2017Q3. It is positive, as 25 investors sold Marriott International, Inc. shares while 240 reduced holdings. 97 funds opened positions while 191 raised stakes. 224.71 million shares or 5.02% less from 236.59 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Maryland Capital Mgmt invested in 3.19% or 158,996 shares. California Pub Employees Retirement Sys accumulated 718,301 shares. Amp Ltd, Australia-based fund reported 120,625 shares. Riverpoint Ltd Com stated it has 155,208 shares or 1.27% of all its holdings. Cohen Mgmt reported 2,064 shares. Moneta Investment Advisors Lc holds 554 shares. Exxonmobil Invest Mgmt Incorporated Tx owns 48,695 shares or 0.18% of their US portfolio. Japan-based Norinchukin National Bank The has invested 0.07% in Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR). Fundsmith Limited Liability Partnership holds 0.16% or 139,695 shares. 2,900 are held by Hilton Capital Mgmt Ltd Llc. Oregon Employees Retirement Fund invested in 0.17% or 97,768 shares. Eagle Mgmt Ltd Co holds 9.02 million shares. Hanseatic Services has 285 shares for 0.04% of their portfolio. Folger Nolan Fleming Douglas Cap Mgmt Inc invested 1.03% of its portfolio in Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR). Shelton Capital Mngmt holds 0.35% of its portfolio in Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR) for 39,975 shares.

Since December 8, 2017, it had 1 buy, and 9 selling transactions for $30.61 million activity. Another trade for 14,422 shares valued at $2.03M was made by Smith Craig S. on Tuesday, March 20. Harrison Deborah Marriott sold 35,401 shares worth $4.56M. Another trade for 51,293 shares valued at $7.24 million was sold by McPherson Amy. On Wednesday, December 13 the insider Linnartz Stephanie sold $659,348. $1.01M worth of Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR) was sold by Rodriguez David A. Shares for $2.60M were sold by Capuano Anthony. SCHWAB SUSAN C had bought 250 shares worth $35,368.

Analysts await Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR) to report earnings on May, 14. They expect $1.25 earnings per share, up 23.76% or $0.24 from last year’s $1.01 per share. MAR’s profit will be $446.12 million for 26.50 P/E if the $1.25 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.12 actual earnings per share reported by Marriott International, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 11.61% EPS growth.

Among 20 analysts covering Marriott International (NASDAQ:MAR), 11 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 55% are positive. Marriott International had 63 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Goldman Sachs initiated Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR) on Monday, September 26 with “Buy” rating. The stock has “Buy” rating by Evercore on Monday, September 7. The rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird with “Neutral” on Tuesday, August 8. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, January 10 by Stifel Nicolaus. The firm has “Buy” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Friday, September 22. On Friday, September 23 the stock rating was maintained by Telsey Advisory Group with “Market Perform”. Barclays Capital maintained the shares of MAR in report on Tuesday, November 28 with “Equal-Weight” rating. The firm has “Hold” rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Wednesday, June 21. Morgan Stanley maintained the stock with “Overweight” rating in Thursday, November 9 report. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Monday, August 7 with “Buy”.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.3 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.06, from 1.24 in 2017Q3. It improved, as 12 investors sold HEES shares while 51 reduced holdings. 33 funds opened positions while 49 raised stakes. 25.77 million shares or 0.29% more from 25.69 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Ameriprise Finance Inc accumulated 50,492 shares. D E Shaw Incorporated reported 67,358 shares. The Kansas-based Koch Indus has invested 0.03% in H&E Equipment Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:HEES). Chicago Equity Limited Company has 0.08% invested in H&E Equipment Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:HEES). Parametric Assoc Ltd Liability accumulated 176,346 shares. Strs Ohio holds 24,700 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Macquarie Grp Inc invested 0.14% of its portfolio in H&E Equipment Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:HEES). Bokf Na has invested 0.1% in H&E Equipment Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:HEES). Qs Lc owns 22 shares. Arrowmark Colorado Ltd reported 295,100 shares. American Century Cos reported 90,165 shares. Rmb Capital Limited Liability Company invested in 0.14% or 131,778 shares. Art Ltd Liability Company invested 0.07% of its portfolio in H&E Equipment Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:HEES). Kbc Gp Nv stated it has 27,708 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Deutsche Fincl Bank Ag has 0% invested in H&E Equipment Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:HEES) for 172,759 shares.

Among 7 analysts covering H&E Equipment Services (NASDAQ:HEES), 5 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 71% are positive. H&E Equipment Services had 19 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of HEES in report on Monday, July 10 with “Buy” rating. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, July 27 by RBC Capital Markets. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, September 12 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Tuesday, September 26 by Bank of America. UBS upgraded H&E Equipment Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:HEES) rating on Friday, July 31. UBS has “Buy” rating and $24 target. UBS maintained H&E Equipment Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:HEES) rating on Friday, February 23. UBS has “Sell” rating and $18 target. The stock of H&E Equipment Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:HEES) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, September 12 by RBC Capital Markets. The firm has “Outperform” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Friday, February 26. As per Friday, October 27, the company rating was maintained by UBS. RBC Capital Markets maintained H&E Equipment Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:HEES) rating on Monday, June 5. RBC Capital Markets has “Buy” rating and $3000 target.

Since March 5, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 9 selling transactions for $14.22 million activity. $1.14 million worth of stock was sold by Engquist John on Thursday, March 22. Shares for $1.62M were sold by Barber Bradley W on Monday, March 5. Shares for $849,000 were sold by Magee Leslie S. Another trade for 10,000 shares valued at $408,600 was made by ARNOLD PAUL on Wednesday, March 21.

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