Copper Rock Capital Partners Has Upped Fiserv (FISV) Stake By $4.84 Million; Gofen & Glossberg Has Lowered By $482,630 Its Novartis Ag Adr (NVS) Stake

Gofen & Glossberg Llc decreased Novartis Ag Adr (NVS) stake by 2.19% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Gofen & Glossberg Llc sold 5,678 shares as Novartis Ag Adr (NVS)’s stock rose 4.17%. The Gofen & Glossberg Llc holds 253,090 shares with $21.73 million value, down from 258,768 last quarter. Novartis Ag Adr now has $188.80B valuation. The stock decreased 2.69% or $2.28 during the last trading session, reaching $82.54. About 2.89 million shares traded or 108.49% up from the average. Novartis AG (NYSE:NVS) has risen 7.67% since February 9, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 9.03% the S&P500.

Copper Rock Capital Partners Llc increased Fiserv Inc (FISV) stake by 1084.77% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Copper Rock Capital Partners Llc acquired 37,815 shares as Fiserv Inc (FISV)’s stock rose 7.77%. The Copper Rock Capital Partners Llc holds 41,301 shares with $5.30M value, up from 3,486 last quarter. Fiserv Inc now has $27.73 billion valuation. The stock increased 3.00% or $3.88 during the last trading session, reaching $133.05. About 3.64M shares traded or 276.56% up from the average. Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ:FISV) has risen 18.57% since February 9, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.87% the S&P500.

Gofen & Glossberg Llc increased Oaktree Capital Group Llc (NYSE:OAK) stake by 10,900 shares to 135,500 valued at $6.38M in 2017Q3. It also upped Allergan Plc stake by 4,729 shares and now owns 87,764 shares. Goldman Sachs Group (NYSE:GS) was raised too.

Among 16 analysts covering Novartis Ag (NYSE:NVS), 5 have Buy rating, 4 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 31% are positive. Novartis Ag had 36 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Tuesday, January 3, the company rating was downgraded by JP Morgan. On Wednesday, October 28 the stock rating was downgraded by Mainfirst to “Underperform”. The rating was downgraded by Credit Suisse to “Neutral” on Wednesday, January 11. The stock of Novartis AG (NYSE:NVS) earned “Hold” rating by Cowen & Co on Tuesday, July 18. As per Friday, April 1, the company rating was downgraded by UBS. On Friday, October 13 the stock rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with “Hold”. Cowen & Co maintained the shares of NVS in report on Monday, September 11 with “Hold” rating. The stock of Novartis AG (NYSE:NVS) earned “Buy” rating by Argus Research on Thursday, November 10. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Tuesday, September 20 by Chardan Capital Markets. The stock of Novartis AG (NYSE:NVS) has “Market Perform” rating given on Wednesday, March 23 by Leerink Swann.

Among 23 analysts covering Fiserv (NASDAQ:FISV), 9 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 13 Hold. Therefore 39% are positive. Fiserv had 55 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with “Hold” on Wednesday, October 11. Compass Point initiated Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ:FISV) rating on Friday, April 15. Compass Point has “Sell” rating and $85 target. On Thursday, February 8 the stock rating was maintained by Guggenheim with “Buy”. Cowen & Co initiated Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ:FISV) rating on Wednesday, September 30. Cowen & Co has “Market Perform” rating and $83 target. Jefferies maintained Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ:FISV) rating on Thursday, August 4. Jefferies has “Buy” rating and $121 target. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Friday, October 7 by Cantor Fitzgerald. The firm has “Market Perform” rating by BMO Capital Markets given on Friday, January 6. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, December 17 by Sterne Agee CRT. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Wednesday, July 5 with “Hold”. BMO Capital Markets maintained Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ:FISV) rating on Thursday, February 8. BMO Capital Markets has “Market Perform” rating and $152 target.

Since August 23, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 7 insider sales for $11.25 million activity. YABUKI JEFFERY W sold $2.13 million worth of stock or 17,000 shares. 3,439 shares were sold by Schultz Kevin J, worth $452,263. ROBAK KIM M sold 6,124 shares worth $762,683. VIELEHR BYRON C sold 10,000 shares worth $1.31M.

Copper Rock Capital Partners Llc decreased Nutri Systems Inc (NASDAQ:NTRI) stake by 766,853 shares to 476,682 valued at $26.05M in 2017Q3. It also reduced Amn Healthcare Services Inc (NYSE:AHS) stake by 40,528 shares and now owns 731,322 shares. Pinnacle Finl Partners Inc (NASDAQ:PNFP) was reduced too.