David Bryan, Motorcar Parts of America, Inc. (MPAA)’s insider Purchased 475 Shares; Laffer Investments Trimmed Its Symantec (SYMC) Holding

Laffer Investments decreased Symantec Corp (SYMC) stake by 6.64% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Laffer Investments sold 4,795 shares as Symantec Corp (SYMC)’s stock rose 0.76%. The Laffer Investments holds 67,430 shares with $2.21 billion value, down from 72,225 last quarter. Symantec Corp now has $16.52B valuation. The stock increased 1.84% or $0.48 during the last trading session, reaching $26.58. About 5.15 million shares traded. Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) has risen 71.82% since February 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 55.12% the S&P500.

Motorcar Parts America Inc shareholder and an insider David Bryan recently made a purchase of 475 company shares having a value of $10,017 at an avg. market stock price per share of $21.1. Now, David Bryan owns 2,928 shares which are equivalent to about 0.02% of the Company’s total market cap (Market Capitalization is a measurement of business value based on share price and number of shares outstanding).

Since August 28, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 15 insider sales for $9.01 million activity. $407,010 worth of Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) shares were sold by Clark Gregory S.. $82,025 worth of Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) was sold by Vautrinot Suzanne M. Another trade for 15,000 shares valued at $450,000 was sold by TAYLOR SCOTT C. On Thursday, September 14 Cappellanti-Wolf Amy L. sold $147,836 worth of Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) or 4,496 shares. 15,111 shares were sold by Divol Roxane, worth $499,352 on Tuesday, September 12. Shares for $60,000 were sold by Sands Anita M. 14,804 shares valued at $443,935 were sold by Rosch Francis C on Friday, September 1.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.86 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.09, from 0.95 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 48 investors sold SYMC shares while 170 reduced holdings. 55 funds opened positions while 133 raised stakes. 571.53 million shares or 3.02% more from 554.80 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Arcadia Investment Mi has 0% invested in Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC). Burney Co has invested 0.02% in Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC). Brinker Cap has invested 0.1% of its portfolio in Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC). Retirement Sys Of Alabama reported 298,145 shares. M&T Bank accumulated 46,750 shares or 0.01% of the stock. New York-based Gotham Asset Management Limited Liability has invested 0.02% in Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC). British Columbia Inv holds 330,643 shares or 0.08% of its portfolio. National Pension Ser has 0.12% invested in Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) for 649,871 shares. Century stated it has 0.05% in Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC). Afam Cap Incorporated holds 0.97% of its portfolio in Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) for 244,102 shares. Fjarde Ap reported 0.09% of its portfolio in Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC). Amundi Pioneer Asset Management invested in 0.02% or 188,065 shares. Mutual Of America Mngmt Llc reported 92,891 shares. Janney Montgomery Scott Ltd Liability Corporation stated it has 0.02% of its portfolio in Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC). Cornerstone Capital Holdg Ltd Liability accumulated 104,494 shares.

Laffer Investments increased Vereit stake by 994 shares to 2,073 valued at $2.11 billion in 2017Q3. It also upped Guggenheim Enhanced Short Duration Bond Etf (GSY) stake by 109 shares and now owns 8,629 shares. Ishares Intermediate Credit (CIU) was raised too.

Among 31 analysts covering Symantec (NASDAQ:SYMC), 9 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 19 Hold. Therefore 29% are positive. Symantec had 90 analyst reports since August 11, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Monday, July 17 by Stifel Nicolaus. Citigroup maintained it with “Buy” rating and $17.50 target in Friday, April 29 report. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, August 3 by Oppenheimer. The stock has “Hold” rating by Evercore on Thursday, August 3. The rating was maintained by Bank of America with “Underperform” on Thursday, February 1. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Sunday, September 10 by Stifel Nicolaus. The firm has “Underperform” rating by Jefferies given on Thursday, January 18. The firm has “Buy” rating by Piper Jaffray given on Friday, October 13. The firm earned “Sell” rating on Monday, August 17 by Zacks. The stock has “Equal-Weight” rating by Morgan Stanley on Tuesday, October 10.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.27 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.39, from 1.66 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 8 investors sold Motorcar Parts of America, Inc. shares while 37 reduced holdings. 20 funds opened positions while 37 raised stakes. 18.94 million shares or 1.74% more from 18.61 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. California Pub Employees Retirement Sys has 0% invested in Motorcar Parts of America, Inc. (NASDAQ:MPAA). The Switzerland-based Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) has invested 0% in Motorcar Parts of America, Inc. (NASDAQ:MPAA). Parkside Fin National Bank & Trust And invested 0% in Motorcar Parts of America, Inc. (NASDAQ:MPAA). Fifth Third Savings Bank owns 149 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Teton Advsrs Inc invested in 24,000 shares. First Ltd Partnership holds 0% or 14,721 shares in its portfolio. Granite Point Cap Mgmt Limited Partnership accumulated 41,300 shares. Moreover, Wellington Grp Ltd Liability Partnership has 0.01% invested in Motorcar Parts of America, Inc. (NASDAQ:MPAA) for 1.21 million shares. Ashford Management holds 297,800 shares. Voya Limited Liability Company has 9,322 shares. Tudor Corporation Et Al owns 0.01% invested in Motorcar Parts of America, Inc. (NASDAQ:MPAA) for 11,845 shares. Ls Invest Advisors Ltd Limited Liability Company accumulated 640 shares. Kentucky-based Teachers Retirement Systems Of The State Of Kentucky has invested 0% in Motorcar Parts of America, Inc. (NASDAQ:MPAA). Granite Inv Ptnrs Ltd Llc has invested 0.14% in Motorcar Parts of America, Inc. (NASDAQ:MPAA). Northpointe Capital Ltd Company holds 0.94% of its portfolio in Motorcar Parts of America, Inc. (NASDAQ:MPAA) for 300,124 shares.

Motorcar Parts of America, Inc. manufactures, remanufactures, and distributes automotive aftermarket parts. The company has market cap of $431.07 million. The firm offers rotating electrical products, including alternators and starters; wheel hub assemblies and bearings; brake master cylinders; and other products, such as turbochargers and brake power boosters for import and domestic cars, light trucks, heavy duty, agricultural, and industrial applications. It has a 25.95 P/E ratio. It sells its products to automotive retail chain stores and warehouse distributors; and the professional repair market, as well as various automobile manufacturers for their aftermarket programs and warranty replacement programs in North America.

The stock increased 5.36% or $1.15 during the last trading session, reaching $22.6. About 547,873 shares traded or 188.43% up from the average. Motorcar Parts of America, Inc. (NASDAQ:MPAA) has risen 7.21% since February 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 9.49% the S&P500.

Among 7 analysts covering Motorcar Parts of America (NASDAQ:MPAA), 7 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. Motorcar Parts of America has $44 highest and $26.0 lowest target. $39.29’s average target is 73.85% above currents $22.6 stock price. Motorcar Parts of America had 16 analyst reports since August 11, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Roth Capital maintained the shares of MPAA in report on Tuesday, June 13 with “Buy” rating. On Monday, August 17 the stock rating was upgraded by Zacks to “Sell”. B. Riley & Co downgraded Motorcar Parts of America, Inc. (NASDAQ:MPAA) on Wednesday, August 10 to “Neutral” rating. Roth Capital maintained it with “Buy” rating and $44 target in Tuesday, November 10 report. The stock of Motorcar Parts of America, Inc. (NASDAQ:MPAA) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, August 11 by B. Riley & Co. The stock of Motorcar Parts of America, Inc. (NASDAQ:MPAA) has “Buy” rating given on Friday, August 18 by Roth Capital. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, August 8 by Roth Capital. The company was upgraded on Thursday, November 10 by B. Riley & Co. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Tuesday, August 11 by TH Capital. The stock has “Buy” rating by FBR Capital on Friday, February 9.