Moon Capital Management Has Lifted By $3.12 Million Its Mckesson (MCK) Position; Shorts at Buenaventura Mining Company (BVN) Lowered By 8.24%

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Moon Capital Management Llc increased Mckesson Corp (MCK) stake by 0.07% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Moon Capital Management Llc acquired 20 shares as Mckesson Corp (MCK)’s stock declined 12.43%. The Moon Capital Management Llc holds 30,319 shares with $4.73 billion value, up from 30,299 last quarter. Mckesson Corp now has $31.77B valuation. The stock increased 1.48% or $2.25 during the last trading session, reaching $153.96. About 1.82 million shares traded or 2.31% up from the average. McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) has declined 6.57% since April 27, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 18.12% the S&P500.

Buenaventura Mining Company Inc (NYSE:BVN) had a decrease of 8.24% in short interest. BVN’s SI was 1.93M shares in April as released by FINRA. Its down 8.24% from 2.11M shares previously. With 1.37M avg volume, 1 days are for Buenaventura Mining Company Inc (NYSE:BVN)’s short sellers to cover BVN’s short positions. The SI to Buenaventura Mining Company Inc’s float is 1.12%. The stock decreased 0.49% or $0.08 during the last trading session, reaching $16.09. About 740,965 shares traded. Compañía de Minas Buenaventura S.A.A. (NYSE:BVN) has risen 16.18% since April 27, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 4.63% the S&P500.

Moon Capital Management Llc decreased Monsanto Co (NYSE:MON) stake by 210 shares to 18,827 valued at $2.20B in 2017Q4. It also reduced Mcdonalds (NYSE:MCD) stake by 48 shares and now owns 1,448 shares. Oaktree Capital Group (NYSE:OAK) was reduced too.

Since December 14, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 sales for $10.61 million activity. Shares for $211,071 were sold by Lampert Erin M. Another trade for 65,000 shares valued at $10.40 million was made by HAMMERGREN JOHN H on Thursday, December 14.

Among 22 analysts covering McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK), 12 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 55% are positive. McKesson Corporation had 83 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, October 28 by Standpoint Research. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, July 28 by Jefferies. The stock of McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) earned “Buy” rating by Cowen & Co on Wednesday, April 18. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Tuesday, January 3 by Mizuho. The rating was downgraded by Standpoint Research to “Hold” on Friday, November 11. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Tuesday, October 10 by Cowen & Co. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Friday, September 8 by Needham. The stock of McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) has “Mkt Perform” rating given on Friday, October 28 by Leerink Swann. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Monday, April 24 by Leerink Swann. The firm has “Hold” rating by Zacks given on Wednesday, August 26.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.79 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.09, from 0.88 in 2017Q3. It is negative, as 73 investors sold MCK shares while 310 reduced holdings. 79 funds opened positions while 222 raised stakes. 177.79 million shares or 1.25% less from 180.04 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Point72 Asset Management Lp has invested 0.04% in McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK). Patten stated it has 0.01% in McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK). Duncker Streett & Com stated it has 0.08% in McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK). Earnest Ptnrs Ltd Liability Com, a Georgia-based fund reported 2,386 shares. Girard Partners Ltd holds 2,869 shares. Shelton reported 1,736 shares stake. Culbertson A N Incorporated owns 36,759 shares. South Texas Money Ltd, Texas-based fund reported 1,434 shares. Tiaa Cref Invest Mngmt Llc has 683,301 shares for 0.07% of their portfolio. Stephens Inc Ar has 20,227 shares for 0.12% of their portfolio. Retail Bank Of The Ozarks has invested 0.19% of its portfolio in McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK). Ls Inv Advisors reported 6,554 shares. Gabelli Funds Ltd Company invested 0.05% of its portfolio in McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK). Exchange Cap stated it has 8,615 shares or 0.48% of all its holdings. Bb&T Corp has invested 0.12% in McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK).

Among 4 analysts covering Compania de Minas Buenaventura SA (NYSE:BVN), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Compania de Minas Buenaventura SA has $10.50 highest and $7.50 lowest target. $8.35’s average target is -48.10% below currents $16.09 stock price. Compania de Minas Buenaventura SA had 12 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Compañía de Minas Buenaventura S.A.A. (NYSE:BVN) earned “Hold” rating by HSBC on Wednesday, April 13. HSBC upgraded the shares of BVN in report on Friday, May 6 to “Buy” rating. The company was downgraded on Friday, April 15 by Morgan Stanley. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Friday, August 7 by Zacks. HSBC upgraded Compañía de Minas Buenaventura S.A.A. (NYSE:BVN) on Tuesday, December 13 to “Buy” rating. The stock has “Buy” rating by Bank of America on Tuesday, June 28. Credit Suisse downgraded Compañía de Minas Buenaventura S.A.A. (NYSE:BVN) on Monday, September 21 to “Neutral” rating. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Friday, July 28 by Credit Suisse.

Compañía de Minas Buenaventura S.A.A., a precious metals company, engages in the exploration, mining, and processing of gold, silver, lead, zinc, and copper metals in Peru. The company has market cap of $4.09 billion. The firm operates four directly operating mining units, including Orcopampa, Uchucchacua, Julcani, and Mallay; and two mining unites that are under development stage comprising Tambomayo and San Gabriel. It has a 67.32 P/E ratio. It also owns interests in Colquijirca-Marcapunta, Tantahuatay, La Zanja, Yanacocha, San Gregorio, Daniela, Ccelloccasa, and Cerro Verde mines, as well as Trapiche, a mining unit at the development stage.

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