Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (ADP)’s Insider Thomas Perrotti Unloaded 761 Shares; Vulcan Value Partners Upped Cvs Health (CVS) Position By $84.78 Million

Sale totalling $92,720 US Dollars was disclosed online in a public form submitted to the Washington-based SEC on January 25, 2018. According to which, Thomas Perrotti, the Corp. VP of Automatic Data Processing Inc also an insider of the New Jersey-based company had unloaded exactly 761 shares – ( at $121.8 for each share ). At present, Thomas Perrotti owns 14,588 shares which are equivalent to exactly 0.00% of Automatic Data Processing Inc’s total market cap.

Vulcan Value Partners Llc increased Cvs Health Corp (CVS) stake by 13.61% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Vulcan Value Partners Llc acquired 1.05 million shares as Cvs Health Corp (CVS)’s stock declined 4.23%. The Vulcan Value Partners Llc holds 8.74 million shares with $710.42 million value, up from 7.69M last quarter. Cvs Health Corp now has $82.92B valuation. The stock increased 1.15% or $0.93 during the last trading session, reaching $81.85. About 2.55M shares traded. CVS Health Corporation (NYSE:CVS) has declined 24.40% since January 25, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 41.10% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.68 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.09, from 0.77 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 60 investors sold Automatic Data Processing, Inc. shares while 457 reduced holdings. 109 funds opened positions while 241 raised stakes. 342.26 million shares or 3.77% less from 355.68 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Stifel Fin Corporation, Missouri-based fund reported 292,848 shares. 86,317 were reported by Guyasuta Invest Advisors. Aull & Monroe Inv Mngmt Corporation owns 32,995 shares or 1.86% of their US portfolio. The Minnesota-based Sit Invest Assocs Incorporated has invested 0% in Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP). Her Majesty The Queen In Right Of The Province Of Alberta As Represented By Alberta Invest Mgmt invested in 0.13% or 129,400 shares. Choate Investment Advisors owns 0.24% invested in Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP) for 41,206 shares. Valley Advisers Inc invested in 0.01% or 328 shares. Vaughan David Il holds 0.02% of its portfolio in Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP) for 4,032 shares. Linscomb & Williams owns 6,879 shares. Dearborn Prtnrs Lc reported 2.31% in Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP). Boltwood Management reported 6,300 shares stake. San Francisco Sentry Inv Gru (Ca) has invested 0.05% of its portfolio in Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP). Dsc Advisors L P owns 3,381 shares. Cadence Capital Mgmt Llc holds 0.33% of its portfolio in Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP) for 48,451 shares. 17,025 were accumulated by Magnetar Financial Ltd Liability.

Since September 1, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 25 selling transactions for $36.27 million activity. The insider Bonarti Michael A sold 28,930 shares worth $3.53 million. Flynn Edward B III sold $928,498 worth of Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP) on Tuesday, January 9. Shares for $755,123 were sold by Ayala John on Tuesday, January 2. 3,663 Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP) shares with value of $390,267 were sold by Albinson Brock. Siegmund Jan had sold 48,989 shares worth $5.68M on Monday, January 1. Weinstein Donald had sold 2,275 shares worth $263,968. O’Brien Dermot J sold 4,098 shares worth $437,011.

Automatic Data Processing, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides business process outsourcing services worldwide. The company has market cap of $53.73 billion. The firm operates through two divisions, Employer Services and Professional Employer Organization Services. It has a 30.73 P/E ratio. The Employer Services segment offers various human resources (HR) business process outsourcing and technology-enabled human capital management solutions to clients.

Among 19 analysts covering Automatic Data (NASDAQ:ADP), 4 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 13 Hold. Therefore 21% are positive. Automatic Data has $130 highest and $76 lowest target. $106.19’s average target is -12.36% below currents $121.16 stock price. Automatic Data had 52 analyst reports since August 3, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Wedbush initiated it with “Neutral” rating and $100 target in Friday, September 9 report. JP Morgan maintained Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP) rating on Friday, August 14. JP Morgan has “Neutral” rating and $89 target. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Friday, November 3 by BMO Capital Markets. The firm has “Overweight” rating given on Tuesday, December 20 by Barclays Capital. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Hold” rating and $95.0 target in Wednesday, September 13 report. On Tuesday, October 3 the stock rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Hold”. Argus Research maintained it with “Buy” rating and $96 target in Tuesday, November 3 report. On Friday, July 28 the stock rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with “Outperform”. RBC Capital Markets maintained Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP) rating on Monday, August 3. RBC Capital Markets has “Sector Perform” rating and $82 target. The firm has “Outperform” rating by Bernstein given on Monday, July 11.

Analysts await Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP) to report earnings on February, 7. They expect $0.89 earnings per share, up 2.30% or $0.02 from last year’s $0.87 per share. ADP’s profit will be $394.70 million for 34.03 P/E if the $0.89 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.91 actual earnings per share reported by Automatic Data Processing, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -2.20% negative EPS growth.

The stock increased 0.25% or $0.3 during the last trading session, reaching $121.16. About 394,084 shares traded. Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADP) has risen 15.83% since January 25, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 0.87% the S&P500.

Since August 16, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 7 sales for $58.32 million activity. 85,743 shares valued at $7.13 million were sold by Roberts Jonathan C on Monday, September 18. SWIFT RICHARD J sold $199,050 worth of stock or 2,500 shares. Denton David M also sold $18.88 million worth of CVS Health Corporation (NYSE:CVS) shares. MERLO LARRY J also sold $20.03 million worth of CVS Health Corporation (NYSE:CVS) shares. Another trade for 20,547 shares valued at $1.67M was made by Moriarty Thomas M on Monday, October 2. 39,340 CVS Health Corporation (NYSE:CVS) shares with value of $3.22M were sold by Foulkes Helena.

Among 25 analysts covering CVS Health (NYSE:CVS), 18 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 72% are positive. CVS Health had 67 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Friday, October 13 by SunTrust. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Goldman Sachs on Thursday, December 17. Citigroup maintained the shares of CVS in report on Friday, November 3 with “Neutral” rating. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, August 20 by Deutsche Bank. Tigress Financial initiated the stock with “Buy” rating in Friday, April 28 report. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Tuesday, November 21 by Leerink Swann. The stock of CVS Health Corporation (NYSE:CVS) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, January 24 by Mizuho. JP Morgan maintained CVS Health Corporation (NYSE:CVS) rating on Monday, November 2. JP Morgan has “Overweight” rating and $123 target. The stock of CVS Health Corporation (NYSE:CVS) earned “Buy” rating by Argus Research on Monday, August 10. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Friday, January 22 by Robert W. Baird.