Insider Deal: Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (AAP)’s director John Brouillard Unloaded 1,745 shares; Janney Capital Management Raised By $8.08 Million Its Philip Morris Intl (PM) Holding

As exposed in a legally required form that was filled with the U.S. Security and Exchange Commission on February 26, 2018, John Brouillard, director of Advance Auto Parts Inc and a well informed man, sold 1,745 shares of the corporation for roughly $202,560 U.S Dollars at an average stock price per share of $116.1. John Brouillard today has in hand 0.04% of the company’s total market capitalization with ownership of 26,184 shares. 

Janney Capital Management Llc increased Philip Morris Intl Inc (PM) stake by 31.33% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Janney Capital Management Llc acquired 72,771 shares as Philip Morris Intl Inc (PM)’s stock rose 10.69%. The Janney Capital Management Llc holds 305,025 shares with $33.86M value, up from 232,254 last quarter. Philip Morris Intl Inc now has $165.70B valuation. The stock increased 0.54% or $0.57 during the last trading session, reaching $106.68. About 5.65 million shares traded or 8.24% up from the average. Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM) has risen 16.65% since February 27, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 0.05% the S&P500.

Janney Capital Management Llc decreased Indl Sel Sect Spdr Etf (XLI) stake by 7,293 shares to 437,875 valued at $31.09 million in 2017Q3. It also reduced Ishs Russ 2000 Indx Etf (IWM) stake by 213,266 shares and now owns 360,538 shares. Paychex Inc (NASDAQ:PAYX) was reduced too.

Among 19 analysts covering Philip Morris International (NYSE:PM), 13 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 68% are positive. Philip Morris International had 54 analyst reports since August 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Tuesday, September 13, the company rating was initiated by Citigroup. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Friday, August 18 by Piper Jaffray. On Wednesday, January 10 the stock rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Buy”. The stock of Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM) has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, October 12 by Jefferies. The stock of Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM) earned “Buy” rating by Societe Generale on Friday, October 20. The stock of Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM) has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, September 21 by Jefferies. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, July 17 by Stifel Nicolaus. On Thursday, January 11 the stock rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray with “Buy”. Piper Jaffray maintained Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM) on Thursday, October 19 with “Buy” rating. CLSA upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Monday, November 14 report.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.97 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.09, from 0.88 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 55 investors sold PM shares while 524 reduced holdings. 112 funds opened positions while 452 raised stakes. 1.10 billion shares or 0.12% more from 1.10 billion shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Cohen Klingenstein Ltd has 0.42% invested in Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM). Regent Mgmt Ltd Llc reported 0.27% of its portfolio in Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM). 10.68M were reported by Invesco Ltd. Plancorp Lc invested in 8,791 shares. Andra Ap reported 0.26% of its portfolio in Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM). Agf Invs America invested in 44,160 shares. Panagora Asset has invested 0.35% of its portfolio in Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM). Riggs Asset Managment holds 650 shares. Vident Advisory Limited Liability invested in 0.02% or 3,489 shares. Argyle Mgmt holds 2,800 shares or 0.12% of its portfolio. Mitchell Mcleod Pugh & Williams, a Alabama-based fund reported 4,974 shares. Hodges Cap Mngmt Inc invested in 0.03% or 3,673 shares. Univest Of Pennsylvania owns 27,693 shares for 1.3% of their portfolio. Fiera accumulated 3,288 shares. Sather Gp Inc invested in 87,741 shares.

Since August 30, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 3 sales for $18.32 million activity. Shares for $1.43M were sold by FIRESTONE MARC S on Wednesday, February 21. Azinovic Drago sold $1.62 million worth of Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM) on Wednesday, August 30. 49,000 Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM) shares with value of $5.08M were sold by CALANTZOPOULOS ANDRE. CAMILLERI LOUIS C sold $11.81 million worth of stock.

Advance Auto Parts, Inc. provides automotive replacement parts, accessories, batteries, and maintenance items for domestic and imported cars, vans, sport utility vehicles, and light and heavy duty trucks. The company has market cap of $8.50 billion. The firm offers batteries and battery accessories, belts and hoses, brakes and brake pads, chassis and climate control parts, clutches and drive shafts, engines and engine parts, exhaust systems and parts, hub assemblies, ignition components and wired, radiators and cooling parts, starters and alternators, and steering and alignment parts. It has a 17.89 P/E ratio. It also offers AC chemicals and accessories, air fresheners, antifreeze and washer fluids, electrical wires and fuses, electronics, hand and specialty tools, lighting products, performance parts, sealants, adhesives and compounds, tire repair accessories, vent shades, mirrors and exterior accessories, washes, waxes and cleaning supplies, and wiper blades, as well as floor mats, seat covers, and interior accessories.

Among 28 analysts covering Advance Auto Parts Inc. (NYSE:AAP), 13 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 46% are positive. Advance Auto Parts Inc. has $217 highest and $13 lowest target. $130.64’s average target is 13.75% above currents $114.85 stock price. Advance Auto Parts Inc. had 96 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Thursday, September 8 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock has “Overweight” rating by JP Morgan on Wednesday, November 15. The firm has “Buy” rating by J.P. Morgan given on Friday, January 26. RBC Capital Markets maintained Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE:AAP) rating on Thursday, July 6. RBC Capital Markets has “Sector Perform” rating and $125 target. The stock has “Outperform” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Tuesday, May 2. Barclays Capital maintained it with “Underweight” rating and $130 target in Wednesday, February 22 report. The stock of Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE:AAP) has “Buy” rating given on Friday, May 6 by Goldman Sachs. The firm has “Sell” rating by BTIG Research given on Thursday, July 13. UBS maintained Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE:AAP) rating on Friday, February 5. UBS has “Buy” rating and $175 target. The firm has “Overweight” rating by Morgan Stanley given on Friday, May 20.