Cognex (CGNX) Shareholder Dock Street Asset Management Has Trimmed Its Stake by $332,310 as Stock Declined; F&V Capital Management Has Upped Ebay (EBAY) Stake by $2.07 Million as Market Value Declined

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Dock Street Asset Management Inc decreased its stake in Cognex (CGNX) by 3.63% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Dock Street Asset Management Inc sold 6,042 shares as the company’s stock declined 23.90% with the market. The institutional investor held 160,364 shares of the industrial machinery and components company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $8.95 million, down from 166,406 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Dock Street Asset Management Inc who had been investing in Cognex for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $8.08 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.91% or $0.43 during the last trading session, reaching $46.93. About 1.24M shares traded. Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX) has declined 34.58% since February 11, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 34.58% the S&P500. Some Historical CGNX News: 21/04/2018 DJ Cognex Corporation, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (CGNX); 01/05/2018 – Analyst Neil Campling of Mirabaud Securities said that weaker-than-expected first quarter earnings and second quarter earnings from Cognex provide more evidence of this; 01/05/2018 – Apple accounts for 20 percent of Cognex revenues, according to Campling; 10/05/2018 – Ivanti Introduces Support for Cognex Mobile Data Capture Solutions; 30/04/2018 – COGNEX 1Q REV. $169.6M, EST. $171.1M; 10/05/2018 – lvanti Introduces Support for Cognex Mobile Data Capture Solutions; 03/05/2018 – Cognex to Webcast Conference Presentations; 07/05/2018 – Cognex Presenting at Conference Jun 6; 14/05/2018 – Cognex Presenting at JPMorgan Conference Tomorrow; 30/04/2018 – COGNEX 1Q ADJ. EPS 18C

F&V Capital Management Llc increased its stake in Ebay Inc (EBAY) by 69.52% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. F&V Capital Management Llc bought 62,855 shares as the company’s stock declined 14.03% with the market. The institutional investor held 153,270 shares of the business services company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $5.06 million, up from 90,415 at the end of the previous reported quarter. F&V Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Ebay Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $32.26B market cap company. The stock increased 0.03% or $0.01 during the last trading session, reaching $35.26. About 10.23M shares traded. eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) has declined 21.36% since February 11, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 21.36% the S&P500. Some Historical EBAY News: 09/05/2018 – EBay is selling its holdings in Flipkart and relaunching eBay India after Walmart bought a $16 billion majority position in the e-commerce company; 01/05/2018 – Pitney Bowes and eBay Renew Partnership to Help Millions of eBay Sellers Reach Buyers Internationally; 25/04/2018 – EBay Sees FY EPS $1.65-EPS $1.75; 09/05/2018 – EBAY SEES GROSS PROCEEDS FROM FLIPKART DEAL ABOUT $1.1B; 23/04/2018 – eBay and PayPal Finalize New Payments Agreement; 16/05/2018 – GS1 US Appoints Healthcare and Digital Retail Leaders to Board of Governors; 25/04/2018 – eBay 1Q Adj EPS 53c; 17/04/2018 – Business Std.in: Walmart, eBay fresh round of talks likely for $12 bn deal with Flipkart; 10/05/2018 – eBay to relaunch India operations after earning $1.1 billion from Flipkart stake; 05/03/2018 Rep. Ryan: Congressman Tim Ryan Helps Kick Off of the eBay Retail Revival Program in Akron, Ohio

Analysts await Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX) to report earnings on February, 21. They expect $0.23 EPS, down 23.33% or $0.07 from last year’s $0.3 per share. CGNX’s profit will be $39.60 million for 51.01 P/E if the $0.23 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.45 actual EPS reported by Cognex Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -48.89% negative EPS growth.

More notable recent Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “Interesting CGNX Put And Call Options For March 15th – Nasdaq” on January 23, 2019, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “Cognex (CGNX) Q3 Earnings Preview: What’s in the Cards? – Nasdaq” published on October 22, 2018, Seekingalpha.com published: “Cognex +6.2% on Q2 beats, in-line guide – Seeking Alpha” on July 30, 2018. More interesting news about Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Apple (And China) Taking Another Bite Out Of Cognex – Seeking Alpha” published on December 04, 2018 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “Why Cognex (CGNX) Could Be Positioned for a Slump – Nasdaq” with publication date: May 17, 2018.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.15 in 2018 Q3. Its up 0.03, from 1.12 in 2018Q2. It is positive, as 28 investors sold CGNX shares while 106 reduced holdings. 49 funds opened positions while 105 raised stakes. 148.14 million shares or 0.09% more from 148.01 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Paloma Partners Management reported 0.03% in Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX). Carroll Financial Assocs Incorporated stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX). Gemmer Asset Mngmt Ltd Liability Co has 284 shares for 0% of their portfolio. The Illinois-based Balyasny Asset Management Limited Liability Com has invested 0.02% in Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX). Citigroup accumulated 214,848 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Arcadia Investment Mgmt Mi holds 0.47% or 32,170 shares. Ny State Teachers Retirement Sys owns 276,935 shares or 0.04% of their US portfolio. Riverbridge Prtnrs Ltd Llc owns 570,479 shares. Natixis Advsrs Limited Partnership invested 0.04% in Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX). Sg Americas Ltd Liability Co accumulated 23,503 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Teacher Retirement Of Texas reported 20,373 shares. Bancshares Of Montreal Can reported 0% in Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX). 858,172 were reported by Principal Group. Us Natl Bank De reported 0.02% in Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX). Cibc Markets has invested 0% of its portfolio in Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX).

Among 21 analysts covering Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX), 9 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 43% are positive. Cognex Corporation has $13500 highest and $33 lowest target. $54.07’s average target is 15.21% above currents $46.93 stock price. Cognex Corporation had 53 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was upgraded on Monday, November 7 by CLSA. As per Wednesday, November 18, the company rating was upgraded by Canaccord Genuity. Needham maintained it with “Buy” rating and $47 target in Tuesday, August 4 report. Northcoast downgraded the stock to “Neutral” rating in Friday, December 2 report. Cowen & Co maintained the shares of CGNX in report on Wednesday, August 2 with “Buy” rating. The stock of Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX) earned “Hold” rating by Canaccord Genuity on Tuesday, August 2. On Tuesday, April 10 the stock rating was downgraded by Goldman Sachs to “Hold”. The company was initiated on Wednesday, May 11 by FBR Capital. Daiwa Securities upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Friday, December 8 report. Canaccord Genuity maintained it with “Hold” rating and $120 target in Tuesday, October 31 report.

Dock Street Asset Management Inc, which manages about $409.17M and $321.05 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Booking Holdings by 2,089 shares to 8,653 shares, valued at $17.17M in 2018Q3, according to the filing.

Since September 11, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 3 sales for $1.38 million activity. $271,440 worth of Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX) shares were sold by Schneider Jerry A..

More notable recent eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “eBay vs. PayPal ETFs: Which to Pick After Q4 Earnings? – Nasdaq” on February 01, 2019, also Schaeffersresearch.com with their article: “eBay Stock Soars at Start of Historically Strong Week – Schaeffers Research” published on January 22, 2019, Bizjournals.com published: “EBay is downsizing its office space in downtown Bellevue – Puget Sound Business Journal (Seattle)” on January 16, 2019. More interesting news about eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “APHA, EBAY among premarket gainers – Seeking Alpha” published on January 22, 2019 as well as Fool.com‘s news article titled: “Will Investors Embrace the ‘New eBay’? – Motley Fool” with publication date: January 31, 2019.

Since August 29, 2018, it had 1 buying transaction, and 5 insider sales for $3.06 million activity. $919,176 worth of eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) shares were sold by Lee Jae Hyun. Park Joo Man sold 18,283 shares worth $522,528. 3,526 shares were sold by Doerger Brian J., worth $99,473 on Tuesday, November 20. SWAN ROBERT HOLMES bought $501,766 worth of stock.

F&V Capital Management Llc, which manages about $158.07M and $185.95 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Corning Inc (NYSE:GLW) by 121,870 shares to 172,105 shares, valued at $6.08 million in 2018Q3, according to the filing.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.05 in Q3 2018. Its up 0.12, from 0.93 in 2018Q2. It is positive, as 51 investors sold EBAY shares while 255 reduced holdings. 92 funds opened positions while 230 raised stakes. 772.11 million shares or 4.76% less from 810.72 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Iridian Asset Limited Liability Com Ct reported 1.26% stake. Prio Wealth Partnership reported 588,702 shares or 0.89% of all its holdings. Automobile Association has invested 0.12% in eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY). Tobam stated it has 0.13% in eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY). Aperio stated it has 0.08% in eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY). 34,210 were reported by Ameritas Invest. South Dakota Council owns 306,599 shares. 301,226 were reported by Natixis Advsrs Lp. Bokf Na accumulated 93,497 shares or 0.08% of the stock. Huntington Bancshares reported 118,505 shares. Scout Investments reported 168,529 shares stake. Midas Management holds 1.04% or 70,000 shares. Daiwa Gru accumulated 0.01% or 34,793 shares. Zeke Advsr Ltd Liability, Pennsylvania-based fund reported 11,521 shares. Susquehanna Int Gru Ltd Liability Partnership owns 179,684 shares.

Among 46 analysts covering eBay Inc (NASDAQ:EBAY), 24 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 20 Hold. Therefore 52% are positive. eBay Inc had 199 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, April 12 by Robert W. Baird. The company was maintained on Thursday, July 21 by Canaccord Genuity. Hilliard Lyons downgraded the shares of EBAY in report on Friday, February 2 to “Hold” rating. The firm has “Market Perform” rating by BMO Capital Markets given on Wednesday, March 2. The stock has “Underweight” rating by Barclays Capital on Tuesday, March 29. The rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird on Thursday, February 15 with “Buy”. The stock of eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) earned “Buy” rating by UBS on Thursday, July 23. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, January 31 by SunTrust. The company was maintained on Friday, June 2 by Jefferies. The stock of eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) earned “Sell” rating by Mizuho on Thursday, February 1.

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