John Wilson, an Insider in Semtech (SMTC), Sold 10000 shares of the Company; Ardevora Asset Management Llp Has Upped Oaktree Cap Group Unit (OAK) Stake By $742,600

Company insider, John Wilson, EVP of Semtech Corp unloaded a total of 10,000 shares of the corporation, based on $35.8 for each share. Published 09-01-2018, you can learn more about the deal by looking at the following original 4F filing here. At the moment, John Wilson owns 74,066 shares which make up precisely 0.11% of the company’s total market cap (Market Capitalization is a measurement of business value based on share price and number of shares outstanding).

Ardevora Asset Management Llp increased Oaktree Cap Group Llc Unit (OAK) stake by 2.13% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Ardevora Asset Management Llp acquired 15,800 shares as Oaktree Cap Group Llc Unit (OAK)’s stock rose 0.33%. The Ardevora Asset Management Llp holds 758,200 shares with $35.67M value, up from 742,400 last quarter. Oaktree Cap Group Llc Unit now has $6.89 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.61% or $0.269 during the last trading session, reaching $44.069. About 78,169 shares traded. Oaktree Capital Group, LLC (NYSE:OAK) has risen 0.83% since January 9, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 15.87% the S&P500.

Among 9 analysts covering Oaktree Capital Group (NYSE:OAK), 2 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 22% are positive. Oaktree Capital Group had 26 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Oaktree Capital Group, LLC (NYSE:OAK) has “Neutral” rating given on Monday, November 2 by JP Morgan. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with “Equal Weight” on Tuesday, August 11. The stock of Oaktree Capital Group, LLC (NYSE:OAK) has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, December 20 by Deutsche Bank. The company was maintained on Tuesday, July 18 by Oppenheimer. On Tuesday, August 11 the stock rating was initiated by Goldman Sachs with “Conviction Buy”. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Friday, July 28 by Goldman Sachs. The company was maintained on Thursday, July 27 by Oppenheimer. On Friday, September 18 the stock rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with “Buy”. Barclays Capital downgraded the shares of OAK in report on Thursday, October 13 to “Underweight” rating. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Friday, December 16 by Bank of America.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.08 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.15, from 1.23 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 17 investors sold OAK shares while 49 reduced holdings. 20 funds opened positions while 51 raised stakes. 34.64 million shares or 3.10% more from 33.59 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. New Mountain Vantage Advisers Ltd Limited Liability Company stated it has 2.15% of its portfolio in Oaktree Capital Group, LLC (NYSE:OAK). Thrivent Financial For Lutherans holds 0% or 600 shares in its portfolio. Texas Yale, Florida-based fund reported 41,099 shares. Commercial Bank Of Montreal Can reported 274,785 shares. California Pub Employees Retirement Systems invested in 0.01% or 78,888 shares. New Jersey-based Princeton Strategies Grp Ltd Company has invested 0.15% in Oaktree Capital Group, LLC (NYSE:OAK). Citigroup Inc has invested 0.02% of its portfolio in Oaktree Capital Group, LLC (NYSE:OAK). Swift Run Capital Mngmt Ltd Llc invested 0.13% of its portfolio in Oaktree Capital Group, LLC (NYSE:OAK). Iconiq Ltd Liability Corp reported 32,990 shares stake. Alps Inc holds 10,422 shares. Principal Fincl Gru invested in 0.05% or 1.16 million shares. Scharf Ltd Liability Com invested in 6,758 shares. Blume Cap Mgmt owns 142,100 shares. Mackenzie holds 820,092 shares or 0.21% of its portfolio. Shelter Mutual Insur invested in 117,100 shares or 1.72% of the stock.

Since August 18, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 insider sale for $778,559 activity. Shares for $778,559 were sold by Frank John.

Ardevora Asset Management Llp decreased Lam Research Corp (NASDAQ:LRCX) stake by 10,700 shares to 179,500 valued at $33.22M in 2017Q3. It also reduced Monolithic Pwr Sys Inc (NASDAQ:MPWR) stake by 31,100 shares and now owns 364,300 shares. Quintiles Ims Holdings Inc (NYSE:Q) was reduced too.

The stock increased 1.76% or $0.63 during the last trading session, reaching $36.43. About 211,320 shares traded. Semtech Corporation (NASDAQ:SMTC) has risen 72.29% since January 9, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 55.59% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.02 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.05, from 1.07 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 16 investors sold Semtech Corporation shares while 74 reduced holdings. 30 funds opened positions while 62 raised stakes. 61.66 million shares or 0.19% less from 61.78 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Fincl Bank Of Ny Mellon invested 0.01% in Semtech Corporation (NASDAQ:SMTC). Stifel owns 5,556 shares. Employees Retirement Sys Of Texas owns 99,000 shares. Oppenheimer Asset Mngmt Inc invested in 13,499 shares. Moreover, Clarivest Asset Mngmt Limited Com has 0.06% invested in Semtech Corporation (NASDAQ:SMTC). 7,400 are held by Dekabank Deutsche Girozentrale. Morgan Stanley has 0% invested in Semtech Corporation (NASDAQ:SMTC). 333,840 were reported by D E Shaw & Com. Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado holds 14,200 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Kornitzer Cap Management Ks holds 0.18% or 270,020 shares in its portfolio. Legal General Grp Inc Public Limited Liability Com owns 131,375 shares. Blackrock Inc owns 8.25 million shares. Point72 Asia (Hong Kong) accumulated 408 shares. Nationwide Fund reported 130,938 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. Credit Suisse Ag invested 0% of its portfolio in Semtech Corporation (NASDAQ:SMTC).

Among 12 analysts covering Semtech (NASDAQ:SMTC), 9 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 75% are positive. Semtech has $49 highest and $17 lowest target. $38.54’s average target is 5.79% above currents $36.43 stock price. Semtech had 32 analyst reports since August 3, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Monday, July 3 with “Hold”. As per Wednesday, May 31, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. The stock of Semtech Corporation (NASDAQ:SMTC) earned “Hold” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Wednesday, August 30. The rating was upgraded by B. Riley & Co to “Buy” on Monday, November 16. The company was maintained on Monday, October 2 by RBC Capital Markets. Drexel Hamilton maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Thursday, November 30 report. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, September 1 by Drexel Hamilton. The firm has “Market Perform” rating given on Thursday, August 20 by Oppenheimer. The company was maintained on Wednesday, August 30 by Robert W. Baird. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, August 31 by B. Riley & Co.

Analysts await Semtech Corporation (NASDAQ:SMTC) to report earnings on March, 14. They expect $0.26 EPS, up 4.00% or $0.01 from last year’s $0.25 per share. SMTC’s profit will be $17.25 million for 35.03 P/E if the $0.26 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.34 actual EPS reported by Semtech Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -23.53% negative EPS growth.

Since August 1, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 27 insider sales for $3.14 million activity. MAHESWARAN MOHAN also sold $95,526 worth of Semtech Corporation (NASDAQ:SMTC) on Tuesday, August 15. $172,801 worth of Semtech Corporation (NASDAQ:SMTC) was sold by ANTLE GLEN M on Wednesday, December 13. Shares for $77,464 were sold by Silberstein Asaf. The insider WILSON JOHN MICHAEL sold 4,000 shares worth $144,544. Ammann Charles B. had sold 2,250 shares worth $84,503. The insider Costello Mark C sold $32,532. Pegulu Marc sold $38,214 worth of Semtech Corporation (NASDAQ:SMTC) on Tuesday, October 3.

Semtech Corporation designs, develops, makes, and markets analog and mixed-signal semiconductor products. The company has market cap of $2.42 billion. The firm provides signal integrity products, including a portfolio of optical communications, broadcast video, and backplane products used in various enterprise computing, industrial, communications, and high-end consumer applications; and a portfolio of integrated circuits for optical transceivers, backplane, and high-speed interface applications. It has a 53.42 P/E ratio. It also offers protection products, such as filter and termination devices that are integrated with the transient voltage suppressor devices, which protect electronic systems from voltage spikes; and wireless and sensing products comprising a portfolio of specialized radio frequency products used in various industrial, medical, and communications applications, as well as specialized sensing products used in industrial and consumer applications.