The director of Blackrock MuniAssets Fund, (MUA), Catherine Lynch Obtained 757 Shares of the Company; Harvest Capital Strategies Has Decreased Echostar (SATS) Holding

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Harvest Capital Strategies Llc decreased Echostar Corp (SATS) stake by 35.65% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Harvest Capital Strategies Llc sold 121,894 shares as Echostar Corp (SATS)’s stock declined 10.02%. The Harvest Capital Strategies Llc holds 220,000 shares with $13.18M value, down from 341,894 last quarter. Echostar Corp now has $4.92B valuation. The stock increased 0.14% or $0.07 during the last trading session, reaching $51.34. About 130,113 shares traded. EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ:SATS) has declined 2.91% since May 9, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 14.46% the S&P500.

The stock decreased 0.44% or $0.0582 during the last trading session, reaching $13.1718. About 37,154 shares traded. Blackrock MuniAssets Fund, Inc (NYSE:MUA) has declined 4.54% since May 9, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 16.09% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 2 in Q4 2017. Its up 1.00, from 1 in 2017Q3. It is positive, as 4 investors sold Blackrock MuniAssets Fund, Inc shares while 6 reduced holdings. 5 funds opened positions while 15 raised stakes. 1.92 million shares or 2.81% more from 1.87 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Orrstown Inc holds 0.02% or 1,098 shares in its portfolio. Alexandria Cap Limited Liability reported 0.03% of its portfolio in Blackrock MuniAssets Fund, Inc (NYSE:MUA). Oarsman Cap reported 67,558 shares stake. The Pennsylvania-based Riggs Asset Managment Incorporated has invested 0% in Blackrock MuniAssets Fund, Inc (NYSE:MUA). Winslow Evans & Crocker invested in 950 shares. Narwhal Capital Mngmt holds 137,847 shares. Ironsides Asset Advsr reported 28,800 shares or 0.17% of all its holdings. Raymond James And reported 0.01% stake. Pnc Financial Svcs Gp Inc invested in 10,487 shares or 0% of the stock. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Co stated it has 0% in Blackrock MuniAssets Fund, Inc (NYSE:MUA). Retail Bank Of Montreal Can invested 0% in Blackrock MuniAssets Fund, Inc (NYSE:MUA). United Cap Advisers Lc accumulated 102,093 shares. Argyle Mgmt accumulated 13,800 shares. Wells Fargo & Company Mn accumulated 0% or 367,305 shares. Lpl Ltd Liability Com holds 0% or 22,054 shares in its portfolio.

Catherine Lynch, an insider and also director of the popular company Blackrock Muniassets Fund Inc made a purchase. She made a purchase of 757 shares of the firm with the purchase having a value near $9,988 USD – which is calculated based on a stock price of $13.2 for a share. Catherine Lynch now has rights to 757 shares or 0.00% of Blackrock Muniassets Fund Inc’s market cap.

More recent EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ:SATS) news were published by: Prnewswire.com which released: “Hughes Awarded Contract to Prototype Multi-Modem Adaptor for DoD Wideband SATCOM Architectural Analysis” on May 07, 2018. Also Prnewswire.com published the news titled: “EchoStar Corporation Announces Conference Call For First Quarter 2018 Financial Results” on May 02, 2018. Globenewswire.com‘s news article titled: “Market Trends Toward New Normal in Sonic, MDU Resources Group, National Beverage, Spire, EchoStar, and Tabula …” with publication date: April 24, 2018 was also an interesting one.

Since January 23, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 4 insider sales for $807,378 activity. DUGAN MICHAEL T had sold 3,508 shares worth $217,496. $235,040 worth of EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ:SATS) shares were sold by RAYNER DAVID.

Among 2 analysts covering Echostar (NASDAQ:SATS), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Echostar had 5 analyst reports since August 12, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Zacks upgraded the stock to “Strong Sell” rating in Wednesday, August 12 report. The rating was maintained by Citigroup with “Buy” on Wednesday, August 17. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Monday, February 26 by Citigroup. Jefferies maintained EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ:SATS) rating on Friday, December 1. Jefferies has “Hold” rating and $69.5 target.

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