Cardinal Capital Management Has Lifted Taiwan Semiconductor (TSM) Stake By $375,180; Celanese Del (CE) Shorts Down By 0.24%

Celanese Corporation Del (NYSE:CE) had a decrease of 0.24% in short interest. CE’s SI was 1.26 million shares in December as released by FINRA. Its down 0.24% from 1.26M shares previously. With 429,200 avg volume, 3 days are for Celanese Corporation Del (NYSE:CE)’s short sellers to cover CE’s short positions. The stock increased 0.09% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $106.54. About 233,895 shares traded. Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE) has risen 21.48% since December 25, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 4.78% the S&P500.

Cardinal Capital Management Inc increased Taiwan Semiconductor (TSM) stake by 6.3% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Cardinal Capital Management Inc acquired 10,140 shares as Taiwan Semiconductor (TSM)’s stock rose 8.84%. The Cardinal Capital Management Inc holds 170,985 shares with $6.42 million value, up from 160,845 last quarter. Taiwan Semiconductor now has $197.14B valuation. The stock increased 1.02% or $0.4 during the last trading session, reaching $39.63. About 2.52 million shares traded. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (NYSE:TSM) has risen 51.40% since December 25, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 34.70% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.91 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.15, from 1.06 in 2017Q2. It is negative, as 24 investors sold Celanese Corporation shares while 162 reduced holdings. 56 funds opened positions while 114 raised stakes. 126.78 million shares or 3.48% less from 131.35 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Ohio-based Gateway Investment Advisers Ltd Llc has invested 0.06% in Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE). Carlson Lp holds 110,000 shares. Afam Capital Incorporated has 101,183 shares for 1.27% of their portfolio. Bnp Paribas Asset Mgmt Sa reported 75,291 shares. Florida-based Raymond James Na has invested 0.03% in Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE). Prescott Group Incorporated Cap Management Ltd Company holds 26,000 shares or 0.55% of its portfolio. 3,777 are held by Comm Retail Bank. Moreover, Dimensional Fund Advsrs Ltd Partnership has 0.03% invested in Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE) for 754,109 shares. Trexquant L P holds 0.15% or 5,764 shares. First Republic Inv Mgmt has invested 0.08% in Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE). Raymond James Assoc has invested 0.02% in Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE). Reilly Fincl Ltd Company invested in 517 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Fruth Invest Management owns 0.66% invested in Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE) for 13,900 shares. Old Mutual Global Investors (Uk) accumulated 790,397 shares. Hillsdale Inv Mngmt Incorporated has 0.06% invested in Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE) for 3,280 shares.

Among 15 analysts covering Celanese (NYSE:CE), 11 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 73% are positive. Celanese had 60 analyst reports since September 1, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Monday, January 25, the company rating was maintained by Barclays Capital. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Friday, January 22 by UBS. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Monday, October 9 by RBC Capital Markets. Jefferies maintained it with “Buy” rating and $10400 target in Thursday, June 29 report. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, October 27 by Cowen & Co. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of CE in report on Monday, November 16 with “Sector Perform” rating. The stock of Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE) has “Buy” rating given on Friday, October 13 by SunTrust. The stock of Celanese Corporation (NYSE:CE) earned “Buy” rating by Goldman Sachs on Wednesday, November 30. On Tuesday, October 17 the stock rating was maintained by UBS with “Neutral”. On Friday, July 15 the stock rating was maintained by Citigroup with “Buy”.

Celanese Corporation, a technology and specialty materials company, makes and sells value-added chemicals, thermoplastic polymers, and other chemical products worldwide. The company has market cap of $14.45 billion. The companyÂ’s Advanced Engineered Materials segment develops, produces, and supplies specialty polymers for automotive and medical applications, as well as for use in industrial products and consumer electronics. It has a 18.65 P/E ratio. The Company’s Consumer Specialties segment provides cellulose acetate flakes, films, and tows for use in filter products applications; food protection ingredients, such as potassium sorbate and sorbic acid for food and beverage industry; Sunett, a sweetener for use in various beverages, confections, and dairy products; and Qorus, a sweetener system designed for low-to no-calorie carbonated and non-carbonated beverages, flavored waters, energy drinks, and milk and dairy products.

Cardinal Capital Management Inc decreased Becton Dickinson And Co. (NYSE:BDX) stake by 4,730 shares to 77,207 valued at $15.13M in 2017Q3. It also reduced Oracle Corp (NYSE:ORCL) stake by 10,803 shares and now owns 226,920 shares. Us Bancorp (NYSE:USB) was reduced too.