Churchill Management Has Trimmed By $886,578 Its Sempra Energy Com (SRE) Holding; Autodesk (ADSK) Has 1.42 Sentiment

Autodesk, Inc. operates as a design software and services firm worldwide. The company has market cap of $25.75 billion. It operates through Architecture, Engineering, and Construction; Manufacturing; Platform Solutions and Emerging Business; and Media and Entertainment divisions. It currently has negative earnings. The firm offers AutoCAD, a professional design, drafting, detailing, and visualization software; and AutoCAD LT, a professional drafting and detailing software; Maya and 3ds Max software products that offer 3D modeling, animation, effects, rendering, and compositing solutions; and Revit software for building information modeling.

Churchill Management Corp decreased Sempra Energy Com (SRE) stake by 4.66% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Churchill Management Corp sold 7,777 shares as Sempra Energy Com (SRE)’s stock rose 5.34%. The Churchill Management Corp holds 159,205 shares with $18.17M value, down from 166,982 last quarter. Sempra Energy Com now has $29.40B valuation. The stock decreased 0.51% or $0.54 during the last trading session, reaching $105.68. About 3.45 million shares traded or 70.41% up from the average. Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE) has risen 8.27% since January 25, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 8.43% the S&P500.

Hmi Capital Llc holds 10.4% of its portfolio in Autodesk, Inc. for 672,491 shares. Darsana Capital Partners Lp owns 1.68 million shares or 7.93% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Hoplite Capital Management L.P. has 7.06% invested in the company for 989,429 shares. The New York-based Domini Impact Investments Llc has invested 6.16% in the stock. Lateef Investment Management L.P., a California-based fund reported 482,223 shares.

Ratings analysis reveals 29% of Autodesk’s analysts are positive. Out of 7 Wall Street analysts rating Autodesk, 2 give it “Buy”, 1 “Sell” rating, while 4 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $54.0 while the high is $95.0. The stock’s average target of $69.60 is -40.46% below today’s ($116.9) share price. ADSK was included in 7 notes of analysts from August 19, 2016. The firm has “Overweight” rating by Barclays Capital given on Friday, August 26. As per Tuesday, August 30, the company rating was downgraded by Rosenblatt. Wells Fargo initiated the shares of ADSK in report on Wednesday, January 11 with “Outperform” rating. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Friday, December 9 by Canaccord Genuity. RBC Capital Markets maintained Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADSK) on Friday, August 19 with “Sector Perform” rating. Guggenheim initiated the stock with “Neutral” rating in Thursday, April 13 report. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Friday, September 9 by Wedbush.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider buys, and 5 selling transactions for $6.74 million activity.

Analysts await Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADSK) to report earnings on March, 1. They expect $-0.34 EPS, up 39.29% or $0.22 from last year’s $-0.56 per share. After $-0.42 actual EPS reported by Autodesk, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -19.05% EPS growth.

The stock decreased 1.54% or $1.83 during the last trading session, reaching $116.9. About 2.22 million shares traded. Autodesk, Inc. (ADSK) has risen 91.08% since January 25, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 74.38% the S&P500.

Analysts await Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE) to report earnings on February, 27. They expect $1.39 earnings per share, down 8.55% or $0.13 from last year’s $1.52 per share. SRE’s profit will be $386.74 million for 19.01 P/E if the $1.39 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.04 actual earnings per share reported by Sempra Energy for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 33.65% EPS growth.

Among 9 analysts covering Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE), 5 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 56% are positive. Sempra Energy has $134 highest and $108 lowest target. $118.11’s average target is 11.76% above currents $105.68 stock price. Sempra Energy had 18 analyst reports since September 15, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Sunday, November 5 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Buy”. The company was maintained on Monday, January 25 by RBC Capital Markets. Barclays Capital downgraded Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE) on Thursday, June 8 to “Equal-Weight” rating. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Sunday, October 1 by RBC Capital Markets. On Wednesday, January 3 the stock rating was maintained by Wells Fargo with “Buy”. The firm has “Overweight” rating by Morgan Stanley given on Thursday, August 10. As per Tuesday, October 10, the company rating was maintained by Wells Fargo. The company was maintained on Sunday, August 27 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock has “Hold” rating by BMO Capital Markets on Friday, August 4. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Thursday, May 11 by BMO Capital Markets.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.19 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.18, from 1.01 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 28 investors sold SRE shares while 168 reduced holdings. 62 funds opened positions while 172 raised stakes. 197.93 million shares or 1.07% less from 200.08 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Rocky Mountain Advisers Lc accumulated 1,600 shares or 0.78% of the stock. Guggenheim Limited Liability Corporation invested 0.1% in Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE). The New York-based Jennison Ltd Co has invested 0.06% in Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE). Texas Permanent School Fund holds 69,581 shares. Westwood Grp holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE) for 10,640 shares. Gsa Capital Ptnrs Limited Liability Partnership invested in 0.06% or 7,856 shares. Winfield Assocs holds 0.01% or 115 shares. Axa holds 0.13% or 261,118 shares in its portfolio. Moreover, Ameriprise Fincl Inc has 0.01% invested in Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE) for 134,576 shares. Parallax Volatility Advisers Ltd Partnership has 0% invested in Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE) for 27 shares. Tiedemann Wealth Mgmt Limited Liability owns 41,097 shares or 0.53% of their US portfolio. Susquehanna International Gru Limited Liability Partnership accumulated 0% or 8,800 shares. Moreover, State Teachers Retirement Systems has 0.1% invested in Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE) for 349,524 shares. Neumann Capital Mngmt Limited Liability owns 2,284 shares or 0.16% of their US portfolio. Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Limited has invested 0.03% of its portfolio in Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE).