Walnut Private Equity Partners Has Upped Its Williams Cos (WMB) Position; The Andersons, Inc. (ANDE) Had 0 Analysts Last Week

Among 3 analysts covering The Andersons Inc (NASDAQ:ANDE), 0 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 0 are positive. The Andersons Inc has $43 highest and $34 lowest target. $38.67’s average target is 13.74% above currents $34 stock price. The Andersons Inc had 11 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Monday, September 26 the stock rating was upgraded by Buckingham Research to “Buy”. Stephens upgraded the stock to “Overweight” rating in Wednesday, May 18 report. The firm has “Neutral” rating by Buckingham Research given on Wednesday, November 8. On Wednesday, November 8 the stock rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with “Market Perform”. The stock of The Andersons, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANDE) has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, October 12 by BMO Capital Markets. The company was initiated on Monday, October 19 by Buckingham Research. BMO Capital Markets maintained The Andersons, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANDE) on Friday, August 4 with “Hold” rating. Stephens downgraded The Andersons, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANDE) on Monday, August 7 to “Equal-Weight” rating. The stock has “Hold” rating by BMO Capital Markets on Monday, June 26. See The Andersons, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANDE) latest ratings:

08/11/2017 Broker: BMO Capital Markets Rating: Market Perform Old Target: $39 New Target: $34 Maintain
08/11/2017 Broker: Buckingham Research Old Rating: Buy New Rating: Neutral Downgrade
12/10/2017 Broker: BMO Capital Markets Rating: Hold New Target: $39.0 Maintain
07/08/2017 Broker: Stephens Old Rating: Overweight New Rating: Equal-Weight Downgrade
04/08/2017 Broker: BMO Capital Markets Rating: Hold New Target: $39.0000 Maintain

Walnut Private Equity Partners Llc increased Williams Cos Inc (WMB) stake by 16% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Walnut Private Equity Partners Llc acquired 24,000 shares as Williams Cos Inc (WMB)’s stock rose 7.09%. The Walnut Private Equity Partners Llc holds 174,000 shares with $5.22 million value, up from 150,000 last quarter. Williams Cos Inc now has $26.19 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.92% or $0.29 during the last trading session, reaching $31.68. About 4.30M shares traded. The Williams Companies, Inc. (NYSE:WMB) has risen 40.20% since February 2, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 23.50% the S&P500.

The stock decreased 0.29% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $34. About 151,678 shares traded or 11.67% up from the average. The Andersons, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANDE) has risen 2.27% since February 2, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 14.43% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.97 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.25, from 1.22 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 16 investors sold The Andersons, Inc. shares while 46 reduced holdings. 16 funds opened positions while 44 raised stakes. 21.45 million shares or 0.53% more from 21.34 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Moreover, New York State Teachers Retirement System has 0.01% invested in The Andersons, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANDE) for 68,790 shares. Massachusetts Ma invested in 0% or 26,484 shares. American Grp owns 0% invested in The Andersons, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANDE) for 21,296 shares. Invesco Limited stated it has 217,314 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Federated Pa has 0% invested in The Andersons, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANDE) for 165 shares. Us Bankshares De invested in 304 shares or 0% of the stock. 909 are owned by Ls Invest. Victory Mgmt owns 2.35M shares. 5,498 are held by Sg Americas Ltd Liability. 9,625 are held by Price T Rowe Assoc Md. Citigroup Inc holds 15,144 shares. Plante Moran Financial Advisors Ltd Co holds 0.14% or 7,000 shares in its portfolio. Royal National Bank & Trust Of Canada reported 11,209 shares. Comerica Natl Bank reported 0.02% in The Andersons, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANDE). Auxier Asset Mgmt holds 5,890 shares or 0.04% of its portfolio.

The Andersons, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the grain, ethanol, plant nutrient, railcar leasing, turf and cob products, and retailing businesses in the United States and internationally. The company has market cap of $956.53 million. It operates through five divisions: Grain, Ethanol, Rail, Plant Nutrient, and Retail. It currently has negative earnings. The Grain segment operates grain elevators; stores grains; and provides grain marketing, risk management, and corn origination services.

Since August 8, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 4 sales for $9.50 million activity. CHAPPEL DONALD R also sold $8.25M worth of The Williams Companies, Inc. (NYSE:WMB) shares. The insider Scheel James E. sold $888,195. 9,913 shares were sold by Ewing Robyn L, worth $297,250 on Wednesday, September 27. Timmermans Ted T had sold 2,000 shares worth $61,310.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.19 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.13, from 1.06 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 40 investors sold WMB shares while 203 reduced holdings. 66 funds opened positions while 223 raised stakes. 687.46 million shares or 1.13% less from 695.32 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Armstrong Shaw Ct invested in 3.73% or 137,763 shares. 8,750 were reported by Northeast Consultants. France-based Fund has invested 0.02% in The Williams Companies, Inc. (NYSE:WMB). Beach Inv Counsel Pa has 49,136 shares for 0.16% of their portfolio. 1.65M are owned by California Employees Retirement System. Fuller Thaler Asset Management reported 0% stake. Moreover, Magnetar Ltd Co has 0.06% invested in The Williams Companies, Inc. (NYSE:WMB). Bartlett Co Ltd Liability stated it has 0% of its portfolio in The Williams Companies, Inc. (NYSE:WMB). Advisor Prtn Limited Co, California-based fund reported 24,929 shares. Van Eck Assoc holds 9,832 shares. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa holds 0.06% of its portfolio in The Williams Companies, Inc. (NYSE:WMB) for 767,768 shares. 303,603 were accumulated by Tru Asset Management Ltd Limited Liability Company. 37,500 were accumulated by Key Grp (Cayman). Aspen Inv Mgmt has 0.34% invested in The Williams Companies, Inc. (NYSE:WMB) for 15,393 shares. Fjarde Ap reported 119,481 shares or 0.07% of all its holdings.

Among 18 analysts covering Williams Companies Inc. (NYSE:WMB), 12 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. Williams Companies Inc. has $49.98 highest and $25 lowest target. $31.93’s average target is 0.79% above currents $31.68 stock price. Williams Companies Inc. had 51 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of The Williams Companies, Inc. (NYSE:WMB) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, August 12 by Argus Research. The company was maintained on Wednesday, December 20 by Jefferies. The rating was initiated by Stephens on Thursday, September 29 with “Equal-Weight”. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Buy” on Wednesday, August 2. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Friday, January 12 by Jefferies. The firm has “Buy” rating by Jefferies given on Monday, April 3. Citigroup upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Friday, April 7 report. The rating was upgraded by Barclays Capital on Tuesday, July 18 to “Overweight”. The rating was upgraded by Jefferies on Monday, January 23 to “Buy”. As per Monday, June 5, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets.