Park National Cut Nike Class B (NKE) Stake; Parametric Portfolio Associates Raised Noble Plc (NE) Position

Parametric Portfolio Associates Llc increased Noble Corp Plc (NE) stake by 24.73% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Parametric Portfolio Associates Llc acquired 195,408 shares as Noble Corp Plc (NE)’s stock declined 34.72%. The Parametric Portfolio Associates Llc holds 985,672 shares with $4.53 million value, up from 790,264 last quarter. Noble Corp Plc now has $1.04B valuation. The stock increased 1.44% or $0.06 during the last trading session, reaching $4.23. About 11.82M shares traded or 54.59% up from the average. Noble Corporation plc (NYSE:NE) has declined 46.66% since December 24, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 63.36% the S&P500.

Park National Corp decreased Nike Inc Class B (NKE) stake by 11.77% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Park National Corp sold 53,510 shares as Nike Inc Class B (NKE)’s stock declined 8.78%. The Park National Corp holds 401,305 shares with $20.81M value, down from 454,815 last quarter. Nike Inc Class B now has $103.26B valuation. The stock decreased 2.29% or $1.48 during the last trading session, reaching $63.29. About 20.41M shares traded or 88.08% up from the average. NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) has declined 9.24% since December 24, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 25.94% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.8 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.20, from 1 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 87 investors sold NKE shares while 457 reduced holdings. 78 funds opened positions while 358 raised stakes. 985.62 million shares or 0.88% less from 994.42 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Moreover, National Bank Pictet & Cie (Asia) has 5.96% invested in NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE). Coastline Trust invested in 0.64% or 70,975 shares. Fiera Cap reported 1.27% stake. Webster Financial Bank N A invested 0.02% in NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE). Suntrust Banks reported 0.05% in NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE). Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft Fi has invested 0.41% in NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE). Guinness Atkinson Asset Mngmt accumulated 4.05% or 124,500 shares. Moreover, Harding Loevner LP has 2.69% invested in NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) for 12.15M shares. The Tennessee-based Pinnacle Fin Prtn has invested 0.4% in NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE). Becker owns 595,528 shares or 1.06% of their US portfolio. Caxton Associates LP holds 0.02% or 8,500 shares in its portfolio. Semper Augustus Investments Grp Ltd Llc reported 1.54% of its portfolio in NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE). Bb&T has invested 0.04% of its portfolio in NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE). Personal Advsr stated it has 6,063 shares. Fulton Commercial Bank Na has invested 0.23% in NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE).

Park National Corp increased Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) stake by 22,317 shares to 854,090 valued at $32.52M in 2017Q3. It also upped First Merchants Corporation (NASDAQ:FRME) stake by 148,535 shares and now owns 155,969 shares. First Trust Dow Jones Global S (FGD) was raised too.

Since September 14, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 4 selling transactions for $10.90 million activity. The insider Matheson Monique S. sold $620,000. RODGERS JOHNATHAN A had sold 16,000 shares worth $855,206. 135,000 shares valued at $8.78 million were sold by PARKER MARK G on Friday, December 15.

Among 44 analysts covering Nike Inc. (NYSE:NKE), 23 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 19 Hold. Therefore 52% are positive. Nike Inc. has $156.0 highest and $42.0 lowest target. $70.77’s average target is 11.82% above currents $63.29 stock price. Nike Inc. had 212 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Outperform” rating by Credit Suisse given on Wednesday, March 23. Telsey Advisory Group maintained the stock with “Outperform” rating in Wednesday, September 28 report. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Friday, June 16 by JP Morgan. The stock of NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) earned “Outperform” rating by Credit Suisse on Wednesday, December 28. As per Thursday, January 19, the company rating was initiated by CLSA. Piper Jaffray maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Thursday, July 27 report. Deutsche Bank maintained the shares of NKE in report on Wednesday, September 16 with “Buy” rating. Barclays Capital maintained NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) on Wednesday, September 28 with “Overweight” rating. Argus Research maintained it with “Buy” rating and $77.0 target in Monday, December 28 report. Cowen & Co maintained it with “Hold” rating and $5400 target in Friday, August 4 report.

Parametric Portfolio Associates Llc decreased Raymond James Financial Inc (NYSE:RJF) stake by 12,285 shares to 178,285 valued at $15.04M in 2017Q3. It also reduced Gramercy Property Trust stake by 21,819 shares and now owns 113,724 shares. Applied Materials Inc (NASDAQ:AMAT) was reduced too.

Among 34 analysts covering Noble Corp PLC (NYSE:NE), 9 have Buy rating, 7 Sell and 18 Hold. Therefore 26% are positive. Noble Corp PLC has $20.0 highest and $2.5000 lowest target. $8.42’s average target is 99.05% above currents $4.23 stock price. Noble Corp PLC had 89 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Wednesday, September 14 the stock rating was initiated by Howard Weil with “Sector Perform”. Seaport Global downgraded the shares of NE in report on Monday, March 14 to “Accumulate” rating. The stock of Noble Corporation plc (NYSE:NE) has “Buy” rating given on Monday, April 24 by Credit Suisse. Simmons & Co downgraded the shares of NE in report on Friday, March 11 to “Underweight” rating. The rating was upgraded by Citigroup on Wednesday, January 11 to “Buy”. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, September 19 by Piper Jaffray. Societe Generale upgraded the shares of NE in report on Tuesday, January 19 to “Buy” rating. The firm earned “Market Perform” rating on Monday, January 11 by Cowen & Co. On Friday, June 30 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Buy”. The firm has “Buy” rating by UBS given on Monday, September 25.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.78 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.18, from 0.96 in 2017Q2. It fall, as 51 investors sold NE shares while 75 reduced holdings. 38 funds opened positions while 60 raised stakes. 211.28 million shares or 7.34% less from 228.01 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Corecommodity reported 0.12% of its portfolio in Noble Corporation plc (NYSE:NE). Park Oh has invested 0.01% in Noble Corporation plc (NYSE:NE). State Street invested 0.01% in Noble Corporation plc (NYSE:NE). Shah Cap reported 6.11% stake. Mufg Americas Corporation accumulated 5,219 shares. Teacher Retirement Of Texas owns 0% invested in Noble Corporation plc (NYSE:NE) for 20,401 shares. Piedmont Investment Advisors Limited Liability Corporation accumulated 53,300 shares or 0.01% of the stock. 75,627 are owned by Virtu Financial Limited Liability Corp. Montgomery Invest reported 0.03% of its portfolio in Noble Corporation plc (NYSE:NE). Invesco holds 0% in Noble Corporation plc (NYSE:NE) or 1.44M shares. Cibc Asset Management reported 21,917 shares stake. Louisiana State Employees Retirement System has invested 0.02% in Noble Corporation plc (NYSE:NE). Aperio Ltd Liability Corporation has invested 0% in Noble Corporation plc (NYSE:NE). Nine Chapters Management Ltd owns 15,200 shares for 0.15% of their portfolio. Private Advisor Gp Incorporated Lc reported 13,013 shares.