Berson & Corrado Investment Advisors Lowered Bank Of America (BAC) Position By $633,150; Accelerate Diagnostics (AXDX) Shorts Lowered By 8.58%

Berson & Corrado Investment Advisors Llc decreased Bank Of America Corp (BAC) stake by 7.87% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Berson & Corrado Investment Advisors Llc sold 25,326 shares as Bank Of America Corp (BAC)’s stock declined 6.00%. The Berson & Corrado Investment Advisors Llc holds 296,648 shares with $7.52M value, down from 321,974 last quarter. Bank Of America Corp now has $307.91B valuation. The stock decreased 0.94% or $0.28 during the last trading session, reaching $29.52. About 40.67 million shares traded. Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) has risen 58.64% since January 2, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 41.94% the S&P500.

Accelerate Diagnostics Incorporated (NASDAQ:AXDX) had a decrease of 8.58% in short interest. AXDX’s SI was 10.97M shares in January as released by FINRA. Its down 8.58% from 12.00M shares previously. With 818,200 avg volume, 13 days are for Accelerate Diagnostics Incorporated (NASDAQ:AXDX)’s short sellers to cover AXDX’s short positions. The SI to Accelerate Diagnostics Incorporated’s float is 46.18%. The stock decreased 4.55% or $1.25 during the last trading session, reaching $26.2. About 150,325 shares traded. Accelerate Diagnostics, Inc. (NASDAQ:AXDX) has risen 147.12% since January 2, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 130.42% the S&P500.

Accelerate Diagnostics, Inc., an in vitro diagnostics company, provides solutions for the diagnosis of serious infections in the United States. The company has market cap of $1.45 billion. It offers Accelerate Pheno system, an in vitro diagnostic platform for the identification and antibiotic susceptibility testing of pathogens associated with serious or health care-associated infections, including gram-positive and gram-negative organisms, as well as yeast. It currently has negative earnings. The firm was formerly known as Accelr8 Technology Corporation and changed its name to Accelerate Diagnostics, Inc. in December 2012.

Since August 14, 2017, it had 8 buys, and 1 insider sale for $5.76 million activity. $175,070 worth of Accelerate Diagnostics, Inc. (NASDAQ:AXDX) shares were bought by SCHULER JACK W. $5.00M worth of Accelerate Diagnostics, Inc. (NASDAQ:AXDX) shares were sold by Mehren Lawrence.

Among 4 analysts covering Accelerate Diagnostics (NASDAQ:AXDX), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 75% are positive. Accelerate Diagnostics had 9 analyst reports since August 25, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was reinitiated on Wednesday, July 12 by BTIG Research. JP Morgan maintained Accelerate Diagnostics, Inc. (NASDAQ:AXDX) rating on Tuesday, August 9. JP Morgan has “Overweight” rating and $25 target. The rating was downgraded by BTIG Research to “Neutral” on Wednesday, December 13. The rating was initiated by William Blair with “Outperform” on Friday, January 8. The company was maintained on Sunday, September 17 by Piper Jaffray. The company was maintained on Thursday, August 3 by Piper Jaffray. As per Tuesday, August 25, the company rating was upgraded by BTIG Research. As per Thursday, March 24, the company rating was initiated by JP Morgan. As per Wednesday, December 16, the company rating was initiated by Piper Jaffray.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.63 in 2017 Q3. Its down 1.37, from 3 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 15 investors sold Accelerate Diagnostics, Inc. shares while 20 reduced holdings. 19 funds opened positions while 38 raised stakes. 21.32 million shares or 11.33% more from 19.15 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement Sys invested 0% of its portfolio in Accelerate Diagnostics, Inc. (NASDAQ:AXDX). Reilly Financial Advisors Ltd invested in 0% or 1,000 shares. International Gru accumulated 0% or 17,468 shares. Geode Cap Mgmt Ltd Liability Corporation holds 0% in Accelerate Diagnostics, Inc. (NASDAQ:AXDX) or 246,903 shares. Credit Agricole S A has 188,490 shares. Fmr Ltd Co accumulated 431,699 shares. Obermeyer Wood Inv Counsel Lllp holds 0.42% of its portfolio in Accelerate Diagnostics, Inc. (NASDAQ:AXDX) for 214,127 shares. Nationwide Fund Advsr owns 39,730 shares. Plante Moran Finance Limited stated it has 4,000 shares. The New Jersey-based Oaktop Ii L P has invested 0.58% in Accelerate Diagnostics, Inc. (NASDAQ:AXDX). Kornitzer Capital Management Ks, a Kansas-based fund reported 530,219 shares. Albion Financial Grp Ut, a Utah-based fund reported 58,278 shares. Bank & Trust Of Mellon Corporation accumulated 126,863 shares or 0% of the stock. The Missouri-based Stifel Financial Corporation has invested 0% in Accelerate Diagnostics, Inc. (NASDAQ:AXDX). Deutsche Bank & Trust Ag stated it has 0% in Accelerate Diagnostics, Inc. (NASDAQ:AXDX).

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.04 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.08, from 1.12 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 68 investors sold BAC shares while 569 reduced holdings. 117 funds opened positions while 547 raised stakes. 6.91 billion shares or 9.01% more from 6.34 billion shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Pillar Pacific Management Lc has 1.22% invested in Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC). Brave Warrior Ltd Com invested 0.02% of its portfolio in Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC). Berkshire Hathaway Inc has 679.00M shares. Amica Mutual Com reported 312,335 shares or 0.71% of all its holdings. Private Wealth Prtn Llc stated it has 0.71% of its portfolio in Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC). Obermeyer Wood Investment Counsel Lllp, Colorado-based fund reported 1.88M shares. Patten & Patten Inc Tn holds 245,250 shares. 837,000 are owned by Rbf Cap Llc. Spirit Of America Management New York holds 42,300 shares or 0.11% of its portfolio. Churchill Mngmt holds 48,906 shares. Stearns Fincl Svcs Grp, North Carolina-based fund reported 42,014 shares. Madison owns 1.17M shares or 0.53% of their US portfolio. Us Bank De holds 0.47% in Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) or 5.83 million shares. Supplemental Annuity Collective Of Nj stated it has 149,573 shares. Cv Starr & holds 1.14% or 96,726 shares in its portfolio.

Analysts await Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) to report earnings on January, 17 before the open. They expect $0.46 earnings per share, up 15.00% or $0.06 from last year’s $0.4 per share. BAC’s profit will be $4.80 billion for 16.04 P/E if the $0.46 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.48 actual earnings per share reported by Bank of America Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -4.17% negative EPS growth.

Since August 10, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 sale for $2.10 million activity. On Thursday, August 10 the insider BRAMBLE FRANK P sold $2.10M.