Bridges Investment Management Upped United Technologies Com (UTX) Holding By $3.64 Million; Fifth Third Bancorp (FITB) Shorts Down By 4.39%

Bridges Investment Management Inc increased United Technologies Corp Com (UTX) stake by 121.38% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Bridges Investment Management Inc acquired 31,399 shares as United Technologies Corp Com (UTX)’s stock rose 8.03%. The Bridges Investment Management Inc holds 57,267 shares with $6.65 million value, up from 25,868 last quarter. United Technologies Corp Com now has $103.38 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.57% or $0.74 during the last trading session, reaching $129.26. About 4.78M shares traded or 13.25% up from the average. United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX) has risen 22.99% since February 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 6.29% the S&P500.

Fifth Third Bancorp (NASDAQ:FITB) had a decrease of 4.39% in short interest. FITB’s SI was 12.75M shares in February as released by FINRA. Its down 4.39% from 13.34 million shares previously. With 4.68M avg volume, 3 days are for Fifth Third Bancorp (NASDAQ:FITB)’s short sellers to cover FITB’s short positions. The stock decreased 0.21% or $0.07 during the last trading session, reaching $33.13. About 6.87M shares traded or 17.71% up from the average. Fifth Third Bancorp (NASDAQ:FITB) has risen 33.30% since February 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 16.60% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.05 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.10, from 0.95 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 63 investors sold UTX shares while 503 reduced holdings. 111 funds opened positions while 484 raised stakes. 621.08 million shares or 1.52% more from 611.76 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Com Retail Bank reported 490,820 shares. Eagle Global Advisors Limited Co stated it has 4,184 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Ami Management invested in 9,172 shares. Exchange Capital Incorporated has invested 1.48% of its portfolio in United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX). Holderness Invests Com holds 0.74% or 12,214 shares. At Bank & Trust has invested 0.07% in United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX). Hbk Sorce Advisory Limited Liability Corporation owns 5,472 shares. Capital Inv Limited Liability Co holds 0.24% or 29,710 shares in its portfolio. Legal & General Group Incorporated Public Ltd holds 0.32% of its portfolio in United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX) for 3.68M shares. Select Equity Ltd Partnership reported 73,690 shares stake. Scotia Capital Incorporated reported 276,700 shares stake. Fund Mgmt holds 0.07% of its portfolio in United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX) for 78,363 shares. Convergence Invest Ptnrs Ltd Limited Liability Company stated it has 31,356 shares. Victory Capital Management has invested 0.01% in United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX). Moreover, Jpmorgan Chase And has 0.11% invested in United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX).

Since December 13, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 3 sales for $734,561 activity. 636 shares valued at $79,088 were sold by Bailey Robert J. on Wednesday, December 13. 4,341 shares were sold by Amato Elizabeth B, worth $546,600 on Friday, December 15.

Among 21 analysts covering United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX), 12 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 57% are positive. United Technologies Corporation has $167.0 highest and $100 lowest target. $133.44’s average target is 3.23% above currents $129.26 stock price. United Technologies Corporation had 80 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Goldman Sachs upgraded United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX) on Monday, January 8 to “Buy” rating. Deutsche Bank maintained United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX) rating on Monday, September 21. Deutsche Bank has “Hold” rating and $102 target. The stock has “Hold” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Thursday, August 10. Jefferies maintained United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX) on Friday, April 28 with “Buy” rating. Jefferies maintained United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX) rating on Tuesday, May 30. Jefferies has “Buy” rating and $13200 target. The company was maintained on Tuesday, December 15 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock has “Market Perform” rating by Cowen & Co on Wednesday, September 6. The stock has “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Monday, August 28. Barclays Capital downgraded the stock to “Equal Weight” rating in Monday, August 31 report. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Citigroup on Monday, October 10.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.65 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.16, from 0.81 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 45 investors sold Fifth Third Bancorp shares while 234 reduced holdings. 48 funds opened positions while 134 raised stakes. 575.67 million shares or 0.33% more from 573.75 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Rhumbline Advisers has invested 0.09% of its portfolio in Fifth Third Bancorp (NASDAQ:FITB). Cleararc owns 18,951 shares. 10,993 were accumulated by Northwestern Mutual Wealth Mgmt. Williams Jones And Limited Com has invested 0.03% in Fifth Third Bancorp (NASDAQ:FITB). Laurion Capital Management Lp holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Fifth Third Bancorp (NASDAQ:FITB) for 79,566 shares. Andra Ap has invested 0.1% in Fifth Third Bancorp (NASDAQ:FITB). Sanders Capital Ltd Llc reported 13.15 million shares. Ibm Retirement Fund reported 18,368 shares. Blackrock Inc has 47.27 million shares for 0.07% of their portfolio. Fiera Capital reported 11,385 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Rbf Cap Ltd Liability Corporation owns 29,600 shares. Carroll Finance Inc owns 12,345 shares. State Of Wisconsin Investment Board invested in 0.05% or 629,002 shares. Cibc Asset Management owns 82,926 shares. Guardian Life Of America holds 1,670 shares.

Since August 18, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 selling transactions for $678,998 activity. 15,000 shares valued at $432,900 were sold by Spence Timothy on Thursday, October 26. Forrest Frank R. sold 7,004 shares worth $183,540. Another trade for 7,500 shares valued at $246,098 was sold by Hazel Mark D.