Richard Ussery, Total System Services, Inc. (TSS)’s insider Unloaded 7,546 Shares; Shorts at Caesars Entertainment (CZR) Raised By 8.83%

Caesars Entertainment Corporation (NASDAQ:CZR) had an increase of 8.83% in short interest. CZR’s SI was 28.77M shares in January as released by FINRA. Its up 8.83% from 26.43 million shares previously. With 8.87 million avg volume, 3 days are for Caesars Entertainment Corporation (NASDAQ:CZR)’s short sellers to cover CZR’s short positions. The SI to Caesars Entertainment Corporation’s float is 66.24%. The stock increased 0.72% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $14.05. About 1.68M shares traded. Caesars Entertainment Corporation (NASDAQ:CZR) has risen 62.44% since January 29, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 45.74% the S&P500.

Total System Services Inc’s director, Richard Ussery, unloaded 7,546 shares of stock in the firm. The reported average cost paid by Richard Ussery per share was $88.3, for full trade worth of $666,259 U.S. Dollars. Currently, Mr. Richard, owns 224,029 shares, which accounts for 0.12% of the company’s market cap. The company’s shares were sold on 29-01-2018 and the document that contains the original information, filed with the U.S. Security and Exchange Commission can be found here.

Among 6 analysts covering Caesars Entertainment (NASDAQ:CZR), 2 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 33% are positive. Caesars Entertainment had 8 analyst reports since December 14, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was initiated on Wednesday, May 31 by Oppenheimer. Barclays Capital maintained the stock with “Underweight” rating in Monday, December 14 report. The stock of Caesars Entertainment Corporation (NASDAQ:CZR) has “Hold” rating given on Friday, October 6 by Nomura. SunTrust maintained it with “Buy” rating and $14.0 target in Tuesday, October 24 report. Oppenheimer maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Tuesday, June 6 report.

Caesars Entertainment Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides casino-entertainment and hospitality services in the United States and internationally. The company has market cap of $9.89 billion. The firm operates through two divisions, Caesars Entertainment Resort Properties, and Caesars Growth Partners Casino Properties and Developments. It currently has negative earnings. It operates 15,000 slot machines and 1,200 table games, as well as other games comprising keno, poker, and race and sports books; and buffets, restaurants, bars, nightclubs, and lounges located throughout the company's casinos, as well as banquets and room service.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.59 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.21, from 1.8 in 2017Q2. It dropped, as 22 investors sold Caesars Entertainment Corporation shares while 29 reduced holdings. 25 funds opened positions while 56 raised stakes. 138.17 million shares or 22.42% more from 112.87 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Northern Trust Corp has 662,202 shares. Penn Company Inc holds 0.06% or 57,193 shares in its portfolio. Morgan Stanley accumulated 0.01% or 1.41M shares. Tudor Corp Et Al stated it has 0.03% of its portfolio in Caesars Entertainment Corporation (NASDAQ:CZR). Retail Bank Of New York Mellon Corporation, New York-based fund reported 1.92M shares. 2.19M are held by Eagle Asset Mngmt. Bridgeway Capital Mngmt Inc, Texas-based fund reported 223,600 shares. Soros Fund Mgmt Ltd Co holds 2.96 million shares. Glg Ltd Limited Liability Company has 0.3% invested in Caesars Entertainment Corporation (NASDAQ:CZR) for 348,000 shares. Ptnrs Gru Ag stated it has 1.37M shares. 171,960 are held by Aqr Cap Mngmt Llc. Weiss Multi holds 0.28% in Caesars Entertainment Corporation (NASDAQ:CZR) or 573,384 shares. Guggenheim reported 364,571 shares. Invesco Ltd accumulated 0% or 108,447 shares. Putnam owns 391,100 shares.

The stock decreased 1.00% or $0.89 during the last trading session, reaching $88.05. About 835,948 shares traded. Total System Services, Inc. (NYSE:TSS) has risen 9.69% since January 29, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 7.01% the S&P500.

Total System Services, Inc. provides payment processing, merchant, and related payment services to financial and nonfinancial institutions in the United States, Europe, Canada, Mexico, and internationally. The company has market cap of $16.19 billion. It operates through four divisions: North America Services, International Services, Merchant Services, and NetSpend. It has a 27.86 P/E ratio. The firm offers account processing and output services, including processing the card application, initiating service for the cardholder, processing card transaction for the issuing retailer or financial institution, and accumulating the accountÂ’s transactions.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.11 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.22, from 1.33 in 2017Q2. It is negative, as 27 investors sold Total System Services, Inc. shares while 149 reduced holdings. 54 funds opened positions while 142 raised stakes. 136.72 million shares or 0.41% less from 137.29 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Texas Permanent School Fund has invested 0.04% in Total System Services, Inc. (NYSE:TSS). D E Shaw holds 63,862 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Amica Mutual has 14,043 shares for 0.08% of their portfolio. Stratos Wealth, a Ohio-based fund reported 12,660 shares. Ameritas Investment Partners holds 3,955 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Bessemer Gp invested in 2,330 shares or 0% of the stock. 59,487 were reported by Transamerica Advisors. Glenmede Tru Com Na has invested 0% in Total System Services, Inc. (NYSE:TSS). Ubs Asset Mgmt Americas owns 0.04% invested in Total System Services, Inc. (NYSE:TSS) for 658,328 shares. Oakworth Cap holds 0.07% of its portfolio in Total System Services, Inc. (NYSE:TSS) for 3,715 shares. Lenox Wealth Mngmt Inc reported 0% of its portfolio in Total System Services, Inc. (NYSE:TSS). Bryn Mawr Trust has invested 0.3% in Total System Services, Inc. (NYSE:TSS). Busey stated it has 0.03% in Total System Services, Inc. (NYSE:TSS). Beacon Financial Grp holds 0.16% or 13,492 shares. Zacks Inv Mgmt stated it has 31,568 shares.

Among 31 analysts covering Total System Services (NYSE:TSS), 18 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 58% are positive. Total System Services has $102.0 highest and $44 lowest target. $81’s average target is -8.01% below currents $88.05 stock price. Total System Services had 103 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained it with “Overweight” rating and $92 target in Wednesday, January 24 report. The rating was maintained by Topeka Capital Markets with “Hold” on Wednesday, October 28. Susquehanna maintained the shares of TSS in report on Thursday, December 28 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating by Citigroup given on Wednesday, October 25. On Wednesday, October 25 the stock rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with “Overweight”. Nomura maintained the shares of TSS in report on Wednesday, January 24 with “Buy” rating. Mizuho maintained Total System Services, Inc. (NYSE:TSS) on Thursday, January 4 with “Hold” rating. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained the shares of TSS in report on Tuesday, June 13 with “Buy” rating. Wells Fargo maintained Total System Services, Inc. (NYSE:TSS) rating on Wednesday, September 27. Wells Fargo has “Outperform” rating and $72 target. The firm has “Buy” rating by Robert W. Baird given on Thursday, December 14.