Private Asset Management Has Increased Its Verizon Communications (VZ) Position; FINDEX.COM (FIND) Shorts Down By 62.12%

FINDEX.COM INC (OTCMKTS:FIND) had a decrease of 62.12% in short interest. FIND’s SI was 5,000 shares in March as released by FINRA. Its down 62.12% from 13,200 shares previously. It closed at $0.01 lastly. It is down 0.00% since March 25, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Private Asset Management Inc increased Verizon Communications (VZ) stake by 35.66% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Private Asset Management Inc acquired 9,343 shares as Verizon Communications (VZ)’s stock declined 7.66%. The Private Asset Management Inc holds 35,542 shares with $1.76 million value, up from 26,199 last quarter. Verizon Communications now has $191.08 billion valuation. The stock decreased 1.26% or $0.59 during the last trading session, reaching $46.29. About 15.96 million shares traded. Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) has declined 8.48% since March 25, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 25.18% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.02 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.14, from 0.88 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 81 investors sold VZ shares while 696 reduced holdings. 114 funds opened positions while 570 raised stakes. 2.53 billion shares or 1.44% more from 2.49 billion shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Rnc Mgmt Llc stated it has 2.22% in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ). Beacon Financial Gp holds 1.61% of its portfolio in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) for 179,902 shares. Chemung Canal Co invested in 0.68% or 59,900 shares. Payden Rygel invested 1.85% of its portfolio in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ). Iowa Bank holds 2.26% or 96,757 shares. Mathes has invested 0.53% of its portfolio in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ). 41,753 are owned by Sheets Smith Wealth Management. First Bank Of Hutchinson, a Kansas-based fund reported 4,908 shares. Lowe Brockenbrough Company holds 0.37% in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) or 48,579 shares. Retail Bank invested in 138,100 shares or 0.76% of the stock. Loudon Investment Management invested in 8,243 shares or 0.32% of the stock. 36.80M were reported by Capital Int. Pub Sector Pension Invest Board has invested 0.16% in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ). Natixis Asset Management invested 0.14% of its portfolio in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ). Fcm Invs Tx owns 460 shares.

Private Asset Management Inc decreased Citigroup Inc (NYSE:C) stake by 5,448 shares to 233,280 valued at $16.97 million in 2017Q3. It also reduced Merck & Co Inc (NYSE:MRK) stake by 9,032 shares and now owns 233,953 shares. Bank Of America Corp (NYSE:BAC) was reduced too.

Among 29 analysts covering Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ), 9 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 20 Hold. Therefore 31% are positive. Verizon Communications Inc. has $63 highest and $44 lowest target. $54.38’s average target is 17.48% above currents $46.29 stock price. Verizon Communications Inc. had 76 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Nomura initiated Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) rating on Friday, October 16. Nomura has “Neutral” rating and $47 target. The stock of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) earned “Outperform” rating by Wells Fargo on Monday, November 20. As per Wednesday, January 24, the company rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird. The stock of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) earned “Sector Outperform” rating by Scotia Capital on Wednesday, October 21. Jefferies maintained the shares of VZ in report on Friday, October 6 with “Hold” rating. Nomura maintained Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) on Wednesday, January 24 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating by Bank of America given on Wednesday, January 24. The stock of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) earned “Hold” rating by Zacks on Friday, August 14. The rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets with “Hold” on Wednesday, October 11. Macquarie Research initiated the stock with “Neutral” rating in Tuesday, April 5 report.

Since September 27, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 3 sales for $406,645 activity. SILLIMAN CRAIG L. also sold $30,030 worth of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) shares. Skiadas Anthony T sold $346,957 worth of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) on Tuesday, February 13.

Findex.com, Inc. develops specialty materials coatings for use in various industrial, commercial, and residential applications in the United States. The company has market cap of $5.20 million. It offers specialty smart-surface materials, such as glass specialty coatings and conventional coatings for various applications, including heavy construction equipment/vehicles; gas and oil drilling and related heavy equipment; industrial and residential HVAC equipment, commercial refrigeration systems, and power generators; and interior and exterior flooring and tiling, pavers, and hardscapes. It currently has negative earnings. The firm also intends to produce nanoparticle-bonded nanofibers for use in various markets, such as cement, building materials, textiles, thermoplastics, steel, medical, and energy, as well as a range of insulation and filtration applications.