Lawson Kroeker Investment Management Has Lowered Its Boeing Co (BA) Position; Waste Management (WM) Shorts Raised By 18.87%

Lawson Kroeker Investment Management Inc decreased Boeing Co (BA) stake by 15.43% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Lawson Kroeker Investment Management Inc sold 8,065 shares as Boeing Co (BA)’s stock rose 4.66%. The Lawson Kroeker Investment Management Inc holds 44,195 shares with $11.24M value, down from 52,260 last quarter. Boeing Co now has $199.33 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.27% or $0.9 during the last trading session, reaching $334.69. About 4.21 million shares traded or 8.42% up from the average. The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) has risen 41.13% since January 25, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 24.43% the S&P500.

Waste Management Incorporated (NYSE:WM) had an increase of 18.87% in short interest. WM’s SI was 5.74M shares in January as released by FINRA. Its up 18.87% from 4.83 million shares previously. With 1.80M avg volume, 3 days are for Waste Management Incorporated (NYSE:WM)’s short sellers to cover WM’s short positions. The SI to Waste Management Incorporated’s float is 1.31%. The stock decreased 0.11% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $88.5. About 1.04M shares traded. Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) has risen 16.03% since January 25, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 0.67% the S&P500.

Analysts await The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) to report earnings on January, 31 before the open. They expect $2.87 EPS, up 16.19% or $0.40 from last year’s $2.47 per share. BA’s profit will be $1.71 billion for 29.15 P/E if the $2.87 EPS becomes a reality. After $2.72 actual EPS reported by The Boeing Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 5.51% EPS growth.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.81 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.05, from 0.86 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 50 investors sold BA shares while 609 reduced holdings. 165 funds opened positions while 367 raised stakes. 411.79 million shares or 1.95% less from 419.99 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Tnb Financial accumulated 11,045 shares. Liberty Mutual Gru Asset Mgmt accumulated 25,044 shares. Mirador Capital LP accumulated 0.18% or 1,200 shares. The Illinois-based Brookstone Cap has invested 0.05% in The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA). 148,200 are owned by Gabelli Funds Lc. Moreover, Park Corp Oh has 0.14% invested in The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA). Concorde Asset Llc stated it has 0.32% in The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA). Gateway Invest Advisers Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 0.8% or 361,858 shares. Westfield Capital Mgmt Limited Partnership holds 267,828 shares or 0.52% of its portfolio. Raymond James & holds 0.26% in The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) or 514,304 shares. 833 were accumulated by Private Ocean Ltd Limited Liability Company. Bremer National Association holds 0.07% of its portfolio in The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) for 940 shares. Hanson Mcclain owns 4,230 shares. Paradigm Asset Management Limited Company invested 0.96% of its portfolio in The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA). Ohio-based Valmark Advisers has invested 0.01% in The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA).

Since July 31, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 5 insider sales for $20.35 million activity. On Monday, July 31 the insider Smith Gregory D sold $4.85 million. CAPOZZI HEIDI B also sold $1.02 million worth of The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) shares. Verbeck Robert E sold 2,522 shares worth $616,499. Shares for $13.84 million were sold by Muilenburg Dennis A on Monday, July 31. $32,321 worth of The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) was sold by Downey Thomas J on Monday, August 7.

Among 23 analysts covering Boeing (NYSE:BA), 15 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 65% are positive. Boeing has $433.0 highest and $125 lowest target. $297.32’s average target is -11.17% below currents $334.69 stock price. Boeing had 92 analyst reports since August 26, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, March 29 by Berenberg. Morgan Stanley downgraded the shares of BA in report on Monday, March 13 to “Equal-Weight” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, January 3 by Seaport Global. The company was maintained on Thursday, October 26 by Canaccord Genuity. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Tuesday, December 12 by Wells Fargo. The stock has “Buy” rating by Deutsche Bank on Monday, December 5. The stock of The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) has “Neutral” rating given on Friday, July 28 by Buckingham Research. JP Morgan upgraded the shares of BA in report on Friday, July 14 to “Overweight” rating. Jefferies maintained The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) on Friday, September 22 with “Buy” rating. The stock of The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) earned “Buy” rating by Cowen & Co on Wednesday, June 21.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.93 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.10, from 1.03 in 2017Q2. It fall, as 42 investors sold Waste Management, Inc. shares while 308 reduced holdings. 79 funds opened positions while 248 raised stakes. 316.48 million shares or 7.61% less from 342.53 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Cleararc Cap Incorporated reported 0.12% stake. Community Bancorp Na reported 875 shares. Covington Cap Mgmt stated it has 0.21% in Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM). First National Bank Of Mount Dora Investment Svcs holds 0.1% or 2,640 shares. Amf Pensionsforsakring Ab stated it has 641,277 shares. Ahl Ptnrs Limited Liability Partnership holds 0.17% or 118,859 shares. Amalgamated Natl Bank accumulated 52,288 shares. 1St Source Natl Bank holds 0.14% or 22,089 shares in its portfolio. Axa has invested 0.15% in Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM). Point72 Asset Mngmt L P holds 0.03% or 72,200 shares. Lsv Asset Mngmt holds 0.16% or 1.24 million shares in its portfolio. Ngam Limited Partnership stated it has 32,085 shares or 0.03% of all its holdings. Parkside Bank & Trust stated it has 1,131 shares or 0.03% of all its holdings. Tompkins Fincl Corp reported 0.74% in Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM). Boyar Asset Mngmt holds 0.46% of its portfolio in Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) for 7,931 shares.

Among 14 analysts covering Waste Management Inc. (NYSE:WM), 8 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 57% are positive. Waste Management Inc. had 42 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus on Monday, August 28 with “Buy”. The company was upgraded on Tuesday, August 9 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. Macquarie Research initiated Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) rating on Friday, August 26. Macquarie Research has “Neutral” rating and $69 target. Barclays Capital downgraded Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) on Wednesday, March 1 to “Equal-Weight” rating. As per Tuesday, August 9, the company rating was downgraded by Barclays Capital. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) on Friday, October 13 with “Overweight” rating. The stock of Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, October 5 by Bank of America. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Tuesday, March 22 by Sterne Agee CRT. JP Morgan initiated Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE:WM) on Thursday, December 17 with “Neutral” rating. Wedbush maintained it with “Neutral” rating and $75 target in Tuesday, February 21 report.