Marriott International, Inc. (MAR) Trades at $135.98 After Triangle; Houston Wire & Cable Co (HWCC)’s Sentiment Is 1.22

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Marriott International, Inc. (MAR) formed triangle with $140.06 target or 3.00% above today’s $135.98 share price. Marriott International, Inc. (MAR) has $48.53 billion valuation. The stock increased 1.55% or $2.08 during the last trading session, reaching $135.98. About 2.52M shares traded or 10.16% up from the average. Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR) has risen 45.53% since April 2, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 33.98% the S&P500.

Houston Wire & Cable Co (HWCC) investors sentiment increased to 1.22 in 2017 Q4. It’s up 0.55, from 0.67 in 2017Q3. The ratio is positive, as 22 hedge funds opened new or increased positions, while 18 sold and reduced their equity positions in Houston Wire & Cable Co. The hedge funds in our database now have: 10.07 million shares, down from 10.25 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of hedge funds holding Houston Wire & Cable Co in top ten positions was flat from 0 to 0 for the same number . Sold All: 7 Reduced: 11 Increased: 13 New Position: 9.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 2 insider purchases, and 0 sales for $54,342 activity.

Rutabaga Capital Management Llc Ma holds 1.58% of its portfolio in Houston Wire & Cable Company for 956,388 shares. Thomson Horstmann & Bryant Inc owns 827,378 shares or 0.78% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Pacific Ridge Capital Partners Llc has 0.41% invested in the company for 216,270 shares. The New York-based Walthausen & Co. Llc has invested 0.29% in the stock. Ancora Advisors Llc, a Us-based fund reported 573,110 shares.

The stock increased 0.34% or $0.025 during the last trading session, reaching $7.325. About 11,313 shares traded. Houston Wire & Cable Company (HWCC) has risen 11.28% since April 2, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 0.27% the S&P500.

Houston Wire & Cable Company, through its subsidiaries, sells electrical and mechanical wire and cable, industrial fasteners, hardware, and related services in the United States. The company has market cap of $120.73 million. It offers wire and cable products, including continuous and interlocked armor cables; control and power cables; electronic wires and cables; flexible and portable cords; instrumentation and thermocouple cables; lead and high temperature cables; medium voltage cables; and premise and category wires and cables, primary and secondary aluminum distribution cables, and steel wire ropes and wire rope slings, as well as synthetic fiber rope slings, chains, shackles, and other related hardware and corrosion resistant products. It currently has negative earnings. The firm also provides private branded products comprising its proprietary brand LifeGuard, a low-smoke zero-halogen cable.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.09 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.17, from 0.92 in 2017Q3. It is positive, as 25 investors sold Marriott International, Inc. shares while 240 reduced holdings. 97 funds opened positions while 191 raised stakes. 224.71 million shares or 5.02% less from 236.59 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Toth Fincl Advisory Corp has invested 0.02% of its portfolio in Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR). West Oak Capital Limited Liability holds 0% or 57 shares. Earnest Prtn Ltd Com holds 0% of its portfolio in Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR) for 148 shares. Lombard Odier Asset Mngmt (Switzerland), a Switzerland-based fund reported 1,774 shares. Williams Jones & Associates Ltd holds 5,115 shares. D E Shaw Inc holds 0.05% in Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR) or 291,721 shares. City Hldgs stated it has 3,775 shares. The Connecticut-based Timber Hill Ltd Llc has invested 0.06% in Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR). Hanseatic Svcs invested in 285 shares or 0.04% of the stock. Massachusetts-based American Management Company has invested 0.52% in Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR). Court Place Limited Company invested in 0.16% or 2,829 shares. Adelante Capital Ltd reported 396,351 shares. Millennium Mgmt Lc accumulated 212,343 shares. Public Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado holds 0.05% or 61,269 shares. Connecticut-based Conning Inc has invested 0.03% in Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR).

Among 20 analysts covering Marriott International (NASDAQ:MAR), 11 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 55% are positive. Marriott International has $161.0 highest and $61.0 lowest target. $112.79’s average target is -17.05% below currents $135.98 stock price. Marriott International had 63 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Hold” rating by Deutsche Bank given on Friday, February 16. SunTrust upgraded it to “Buy” rating and $92 target in Thursday, September 24 report. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Friday, September 22 report. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Buy” rating and $159.0 target in Monday, January 29 report. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, October 17 by Robert W. Baird. The rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird on Friday, November 10 with “Neutral”. The stock of Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR) has “Hold” rating given on Monday, September 26 by Stifel Nicolaus. Robert W. Baird maintained the stock with “Neutral” rating in Tuesday, August 8 report. The stock has “In-Line” rating by Evercore on Tuesday, February 20. The stock of Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR) has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, January 10 by Stifel Nicolaus.

Since December 8, 2017, it had 1 insider purchase, and 9 insider sales for $30.61 million activity. Linnartz Stephanie sold $659,348 worth of stock. Another trade for 250 shares valued at $35,368 was bought by SCHWAB SUSAN C. 7,600 Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR) shares with value of $1.01M were sold by Rodriguez David A. Shares for $2.60 million were sold by Capuano Anthony on Monday, December 18. 8,644 shares were sold by DUNCAN BRUCE W, worth $1.12M. Shares for $7.24 million were sold by McPherson Amy. $2.03 million worth of Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR) shares were sold by Smith Craig S..

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