An Insider Cynthia Powell Sold 8929 shares of BB&T (BBT); Magnachip Semiconductor (MX) Sellers Decreased By 6.56% Their Shorts

Magnachip Semiconductor Corporation (NYSE:MX) had a decrease of 6.56% in short interest. MX’s SI was 2.94 million shares in January as released by FINRA. Its down 6.56% from 3.15M shares previously. With 360,800 avg volume, 8 days are for Magnachip Semiconductor Corporation (NYSE:MX)’s short sellers to cover MX’s short positions. The SI to Magnachip Semiconductor Corporation’s float is 15.54%. The stock increased 0.39% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $12.95. About 384,485 shares traded. MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation (NYSE:MX) has risen 76.77% since January 24, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 60.07% the S&P500.

Cynthia Powell, an insider and also Corp. Controller – Exec VP of the leading company Bb&T Corp made deal. She unloaded 8,929 shares of the company with Cynthia Powell’s sale worth approx. $486,760 U.S. Dollars – based on an average weighted cost of $54.5 per share. She owns 0.0004% of the -company’s market cap or 3,431 shares.

Among 30 analysts covering BB&T Corp (NYSE:BBT), 10 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 20 Hold. Therefore 33% are positive. BB&T Corp has $61.0 highest and $35 lowest target. $50.44’s average target is -8.07% below currents $54.87 stock price. BB&T Corp had 95 analyst reports since July 17, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, July 20 by FBR Capital. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, November 28 by SunTrust. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, January 2 by Robert W. Baird. The stock has “Hold” rating by Sandler O’Neill on Wednesday, June 29. The stock of BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) earned “Hold” rating by Deutsche Bank on Wednesday, August 12. The rating was maintained by Argus Research on Thursday, January 21 with “Buy”. Robert W. Baird maintained BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) on Friday, August 25 with “Hold” rating. The rating was downgraded by BMO Capital Markets on Tuesday, November 15 to “Market Perform”. Morgan Stanley downgraded BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) on Monday, November 14 to “Underweight” rating. As per Friday, May 26, the company rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.93 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.23, from 1.16 in 2017Q2. It dropped, as 56 investors sold BB&T Corporation shares while 291 reduced holdings. 81 funds opened positions while 241 raised stakes. 500.82 million shares or 2.15% less from 511.81 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Welch & Forbes Llc owns 5,920 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Management Of Virginia Limited invested in 77,584 shares or 0.86% of the stock. Thrivent For Lutherans, Minnesota-based fund reported 41,327 shares. Nuance Invs Ltd Company reported 157,023 shares or 0.51% of all its holdings. Lazard Asset Mgmt Ltd owns 404,551 shares or 0.04% of their US portfolio. Teachers Retirement System Of The State Of Kentucky reported 85,928 shares stake. Dana Inv Advisors holds 0.01% or 5,399 shares in its portfolio. New York-based Bank & Trust Of Mellon has invested 0.11% in BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT). Ameriprise accumulated 4.25M shares or 0.09% of the stock. The Ohio-based Strs Ohio has invested 0.19% in BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT). Raymond James Fin Advisors has invested 0.08% in BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT). Boys Arnold has 35,003 shares. Whittier, California-based fund reported 265 shares. Gabelli Funds Lc invested in 0% or 8,000 shares. Ny State Common Retirement Fund holds 2.11M shares.

Since August 16, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 7 selling transactions for $7.30 million activity. $589,373 worth of stock was sold by Johnson Robert Jerome JR on Wednesday, October 25. BANNER JENNIFER S sold 11,508 shares worth $559,259. On Wednesday, August 16 Weaver David Hudson sold $410,539 worth of BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) or 8,752 shares. Bradley W Bennett sold 7,762 shares worth $373,811. Shares for $3.15 million were sold by KING KELLY S. 4,250 shares valued at $201,929 were sold by Wilson Donta L on Friday, October 20. Shares for $2.01M were sold by Henson Christopher L.

The stock decreased 0.02% or $0.01 during the last trading session, reaching $54.87. About 5.10M shares traded or 6.15% up from the average. BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) has risen 20.68% since January 24, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 3.98% the S&P500.

BB&T Corporation operates as a financial holding firm that provides various banking and trust services for small and mid-size businesses, public agencies, local governments, and individuals. The company has market cap of $42.91 billion. It operates in six divisions: Community Banking, Residential Mortgage Banking, Dealer Financial Services, Specialized Lending, Insurance Services, and Financial Services. It has a 20.03 P/E ratio. The company's deposit products include noninterest-bearing checking, interest-bearing checking, savings, and money market deposit accounts, as well as certificates of deposit and individual retirement accounts.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.17 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.17, from 1 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 9 investors sold MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation shares while 20 reduced holdings. 19 funds opened positions while 15 raised stakes. 23.94 million shares or 10.33% less from 26.70 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. D E Shaw Incorporated has 824,269 shares. Clarivest Asset Lc holds 69,900 shares or 0.02% of its portfolio. Goldman Sachs Group reported 0% stake. Boothbay Fund Mgmt Ltd Liability Corporation owns 58,315 shares. California Employees Retirement Sys holds 104,403 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Columbia Pacific Advsrs Lc reported 40,000 shares stake. Fmr Limited Liability Company invested in 0% or 316,198 shares. Springowl Associate Limited Liability has 136,382 shares for 1.03% of their portfolio. Hood River Capital Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 1.36% of its portfolio in MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation (NYSE:MX). Proxima Cap Limited Liability Company has invested 2.89% in MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation (NYSE:MX). Jpmorgan Chase And accumulated 0% or 9,540 shares. 3.13M are held by Brigade Capital Mngmt Lp. Products Limited Com has invested 0.05% in MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation (NYSE:MX). Arrowstreet Capital Lp has 0.01% invested in MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation (NYSE:MX) for 223,186 shares. Bluecrest Cap Management Ltd accumulated 0.01% or 17,714 shares.

Among 5 analysts covering MagnaChip Semi (NYSE:MX), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 80% are positive. MagnaChip Semi had 15 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Thursday, July 13 the stock rating was maintained by Needham with “Buy”. The rating was maintained by Topeka Capital Markets with “Buy” on Friday, August 7. TH Capital initiated the shares of MX in report on Thursday, September 29 with “Buy” rating. The rating was maintained by Roth Capital on Wednesday, August 9 with “Buy”. The firm has “Neutral” rating by Citigroup given on Wednesday, May 10. Roth Capital maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Sunday, July 30 report. The company was maintained on Friday, October 30 by Topeka Capital Markets. The rating was maintained by Citigroup with “Neutral” on Monday, August 7. The firm has “Buy” rating by Needham given on Friday, January 13. On Friday, August 4 the stock rating was maintained by Needham with “Buy”.

MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation designs, makes, and sells analog and mixed-signal semiconductor products for consumer, computing, communication, industrial, automotive, and Internet of Things applications worldwide. The company has market cap of $442.09 million. The firm operates through two divisions, Foundry Services Group, and Standard Products Group. It currently has negative earnings. It provides display solutions, including source and gate drivers and timing controllers that cover a wide range of flat panel displays used in ultra-high definition , high definition (HD), light emitting diode (LED), 3D and OLED televisions and displays, notebooks, and mobile communications and entertainment devices.

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