JP Morgan Reconfirmed Roche Holdings (PK:RHHBY) as “Overweight”; Pacad Investment LTD Cut Paychex (PAYX) Holding

Among 6 analysts covering Roche Holdings (PK:RHHBY), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 33% are positive. Roche Holdings had 6 analyst reports since December 2, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was downgraded by Morgan Stanley on Wednesday, July 26 to “Equal-Weight”. The company was initiated on Friday, January 22 by Piper Jaffray. The stock of Roche Holding AG (OTCMKTS:RHHBY) has “Hold” rating given on Friday, July 7 by Deutsche Bank. The stock of Roche Holding AG (OTCMKTS:RHHBY) has “Neutral” rating given on Tuesday, June 20 by BNP Paribas. The stock has “Hold” rating by Societe Generale on Friday, June 30. Citigroup upgraded Roche Holding AG (OTCMKTS:RHHBY) on Wednesday, December 2 to “Buy” rating.

Pacad Investment Ltd decreased Paychex Inc (PAYX) stake by 39.18% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Pacad Investment Ltd sold 5,218 shares as Paychex Inc (PAYX)’s stock declined 2.74%. The Pacad Investment Ltd holds 8,100 shares with $486,000 value, down from 13,318 last quarter. Paychex Inc now has $24.50 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.20% or $0.14 during the last trading session, reaching $68.2. About 266,950 shares traded. Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX) has risen 11.22% since December 29, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 5.48% the S&P500.

Pacad Investment Ltd increased Copa Holdings Sa (NYSE:CPA) stake by 3,800 shares to 4,300 valued at $535,000 in 2017Q3. It also upped Wabco Hldgs Inc (NYSE:WBC) stake by 3,300 shares and now owns 4,700 shares. Truecar Inc (NASDAQ:TRUE) was raised too.

Among 18 analysts covering Paychex (NASDAQ:PAYX), 2 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 14 Hold. Therefore 11% are positive. Paychex had 42 analyst reports since August 14, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was upgraded on Friday, December 16 by Goldman Sachs. The company was maintained on Monday, November 13 by RBC Capital Markets. Citigroup maintained Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX) on Thursday, September 29 with “Sell” rating. The company was maintained on Thursday, December 21 by Robert W. Baird. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, October 4 by Bank of America. The company was maintained on Thursday, December 21 by BMO Capital Markets. The firm has “Equal-Weight” rating by Morgan Stanley given on Wednesday, August 16. BMO Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Friday, August 18 report. As per Wednesday, June 28, the company rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets. The stock has “Hold” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Tuesday, October 3.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.02 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.01, from 1.03 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 57 investors sold PAYX shares while 263 reduced holdings. 65 funds opened positions while 260 raised stakes. 238.82 million shares or 0.48% more from 237.67 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. 40,095 were accumulated by Gofen & Glossberg Limited Liability Il. Laurion Capital Mgmt Limited Partnership invested 0% of its portfolio in Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX). The New York-based Echo Street Capital Management Lc has invested 1.44% in Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX). Btim Corp holds 0.06% or 62,539 shares. Alliancebernstein Limited Partnership holds 0.02% or 556,331 shares in its portfolio. Comml Bank Of Ny Mellon Corp holds 0.13% of its portfolio in Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX) for 7.90 million shares. Utah Retirement holds 59,021 shares or 0.08% of its portfolio. Moreover, Park Natl Oh has 0.03% invested in Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX). Mairs Power Incorporated accumulated 4,391 shares. Sandhill Partners owns 0.13% invested in Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX) for 11,404 shares. 150 are held by Peddock Capital. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank), a Switzerland-based fund reported 72,730 shares. Mariner Wealth Advsr Ltd Liability Corp has invested 0.03% of its portfolio in Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX). Signaturefd Limited Liability stated it has 4,995 shares. Aviva Public Limited Company has invested 0.07% in Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX).

Since September 25, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 5 insider sales for $5.53 million activity. Zaucha Laurie L. sold $900,000 worth of Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX) on Monday, September 25. Another trade for 11,155 shares valued at $703,546 was made by Vossler Jennifer R. on Friday, October 6. Shares for $1.88M were sold by MUCCI MARTIN on Thursday, October 5.