Chesley Taft & Associates Has Lifted Its Citigroup (C) Position; Gaia – Class A (GAIA) Shorts Decreased By 5.01%

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Chesley Taft & Associates Llc increased Citigroup Inc. (C) stake by 15.88% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Chesley Taft & Associates Llc acquired 15,710 shares as Citigroup Inc. (C)’s stock declined 9.55%. The Chesley Taft & Associates Llc holds 114,611 shares with $8.53 million value, up from 98,901 last quarter. Citigroup Inc. now has $177.46B valuation. The stock increased 1.21% or $0.83 during the last trading session, reaching $69.31. About 15.65 million shares traded. Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) has risen 17.06% since April 5, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 5.51% the S&P500.

Gaia Inc – Class A (NASDAQ:GAIA) had a decrease of 5.01% in short interest. GAIA’s SI was 540,400 shares in April as released by FINRA. Its down 5.01% from 568,900 shares previously. With 37,300 avg volume, 15 days are for Gaia Inc – Class A (NASDAQ:GAIA)’s short sellers to cover GAIA’s short positions. The SI to Gaia Inc – Class A’s float is 6.13%. The stock decreased 0.98% or $0.15 during the last trading session, reaching $15.1. About 123,455 shares traded. Gaia, Inc. (NASDAQ:GAIA) has risen 61.14% since April 5, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 49.59% the S&P500.

Chesley Taft & Associates Llc decreased Jpmorgan Chase & Co Alerian Ml (AMJ) stake by 106,113 shares to 79,170 valued at $2.18M in 2017Q4. It also reduced Ishares Core S&P Midcap (IJH) stake by 1,730 shares and now owns 77,823 shares. Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) was reduced too.

Among 40 analysts covering Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C), 20 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 17 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Citigroup Inc. has $215 highest and $4.0 lowest target. $73.65’s average target is 6.26% above currents $69.31 stock price. Citigroup Inc. had 118 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Monday, September 25 with “Buy”. Macquarie Research downgraded Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) on Friday, November 18 to “Neutral” rating. On Friday, September 4 the stock rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with “Market Perform”. Wells Fargo maintained Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) rating on Wednesday, December 20. Wells Fargo has “Buy” rating and $95.0 target. Macquarie Research maintained the shares of C in report on Monday, October 19 with “Outperform” rating. The rating was initiated by Vertical Group with “Buy” on Tuesday, September 5. The stock has “Buy” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, June 22. Jefferies maintained Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) on Tuesday, June 6 with “Hold” rating. The rating was maintained by Nomura with “Buy” on Friday, October 13. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, October 10 by Jefferies.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.07 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.28, from 1.35 in 2017Q3. It dived, as 58 investors sold C shares while 480 reduced holdings. 123 funds opened positions while 450 raised stakes. 1.99 billion shares or 2.45% less from 2.04 billion shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Cibc World Markets holds 0.17% of its portfolio in Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) for 502,117 shares. Peoples Finance Corporation has 1,215 shares. Owl Creek Asset Mngmt Lp owns 889,231 shares. Basswood Mngmt Ltd Com holds 245,792 shares or 0.85% of its portfolio. 217,703 are held by Welch Cap Ptnrs Ltd Limited Liability Company New York. Thompson Inc accumulated 143,324 shares. Orbis Mgmt (Us) Limited Liability Corp holds 1.13% or 22,366 shares in its portfolio. Global X Management Ltd Liability Com has 0.03% invested in Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) for 17,898 shares. Randolph Company Incorporated has 145,325 shares for 1.84% of their portfolio. Fcg Lc owns 5,231 shares for 0.14% of their portfolio. Jolley Asset Limited Com has 250 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. 1.47 million were reported by Kbc Group Incorporated Nv. 1832 Asset Management Lp holds 0.36% or 1.49 million shares in its portfolio. Moreover, Evermay Wealth Mngmt Lc has 0.14% invested in Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) for 5,010 shares. Telemus Capital Limited Liability Corp has invested 0.07% of its portfolio in Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C).

Since February 27, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 6 insider sales for $4.97 million activity. Gerspach John C sold $542,920 worth of stock. On Wednesday, February 28 Callahan Don sold $536,410 worth of Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) or 7,000 shares. $2.51 million worth of stock was sold by Fraser Jane Nind on Tuesday, February 27. On Tuesday, February 27 the insider MURRAY JOSEPH MICHAEL sold $263,126. 6,466 shares were sold by Forese James A., worth $500,666 on Tuesday, February 27. 8,010 shares were sold by Hu W. Bradford, worth $611,804.

Gaia, Inc. operates a digital video subscription service and on-line community that caters to a unique and underserved subscriber base worldwide. The company has market cap of $270.04 million. The firm has a digital content library of approximately 7,700 titles available to its subscribers on Internet-connected devices anytime, anywhere commercial free. It currently has negative earnings. The Company’s subscribers have unlimited access to a library of inspiring films, cutting edge documentaries, interviews, yoga classes, transformation related content, and others that are available to its subscribers for digital streaming.

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