Copper Rock Capital Partners Increased Its Callaway Golf Co (ELY) Position; Green Square Capital Has Boosted Verizon Communications (VZ) Holding

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Green Square Capital Llc increased Verizon Communications (VZ) stake by 26.29% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Green Square Capital Llc acquired 39,478 shares as Verizon Communications (VZ)’s stock declined 11.05%. The Green Square Capital Llc holds 189,644 shares with $10.04 million value, up from 150,166 last quarter. Verizon Communications now has $200.70B valuation. The stock decreased 0.47% or $0.23 during the last trading session, reaching $48.62. About 8.35 million shares traded. Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) has declined 3.72% since April 19, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 15.27% the S&P500.

Copper Rock Capital Partners Llc increased Callaway Golf Co (ELY) stake by 24.88% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Copper Rock Capital Partners Llc acquired 483,441 shares as Callaway Golf Co (ELY)’s stock rose 8.19%. The Copper Rock Capital Partners Llc holds 2.43M shares with $34.12M value, up from 1.94M last quarter. Callaway Golf Co now has $1.56B valuation. The stock decreased 7.45% or $1.32 during the last trading session, reaching $16.39. About 2.27M shares traded or 134.00% up from the average. Callaway Golf Company (NYSE:ELY) has risen 47.83% since April 19, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 36.28% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.02 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.14, from 0.88 in 2017Q3. It improved, as 57 investors sold VZ shares while 662 reduced holdings. 141 funds opened positions while 592 raised stakes. 2.54 billion shares or 0.48% more from 2.53 billion shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Benin Mngmt accumulated 7,972 shares or 0.17% of the stock. Nelson Roberts Inv Ltd Liability Corp reported 176,514 shares stake. Seabridge Invest Advisors Lc accumulated 633 shares. Atwood & Palmer invested 0.02% in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ). 69,542 were reported by Hancock Holdings Communications. Ipswich Inv Mngmt holds 27,610 shares or 0.62% of its portfolio. Welch Gp Limited Liability Com holds 2.93% or 356,634 shares. Community Commercial Bank Of Raymore stated it has 5,324 shares. The Illinois-based Lsv Asset Management has invested 1.18% in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ). Mackenzie Finance Corporation invested 1.5% of its portfolio in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ). Fuller Thaler Asset Management holds 15,000 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Employees Retirement Of Ohio invested in 2.95M shares. Savant Cap Lc holds 0.27% or 24,401 shares. Roberts Glore Incorporated Il stated it has 14,780 shares. Penobscot Investment Mngmt holds 0.47% or 31,968 shares in its portfolio.

Among 29 analysts covering Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ), 10 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 19 Hold. Therefore 34% are positive. Verizon Communications Inc. has $63 highest and $44 lowest target. $54.41’s average target is 11.91% above currents $48.62 stock price. Verizon Communications Inc. had 77 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Hold” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Sunday, September 17. RBC Capital Markets maintained Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) rating on Wednesday, September 30. RBC Capital Markets has “Outperform” rating and $48 target. The firm has “Sector Weight” rating given on Tuesday, January 2 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. On Monday, January 22 the stock rating was upgraded by Howard Weil to “Sector Outperform”. The stock of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) has “Hold” rating given on Monday, September 18 by Cowen & Co. RBC Capital Markets maintained Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) on Friday, October 20 with “Hold” rating. As per Wednesday, February 28, the company rating was upgraded by Moffett Nathanson. As per Thursday, February 4, the company rating was initiated by DA Davidson. Bank of America maintained Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) on Friday, October 20 with “Buy” rating. On Wednesday, October 21 the stock rating was maintained by FBR Capital with “Outperform”.

Since October 27, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 2 sales for $376,615 activity. 6,967 shares were sold by Skiadas Anthony T, worth $346,957. $29,658 worth of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) shares were sold by SILLIMAN CRAIG L..

Investors sentiment increased to 1.36 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.17, from 1.19 in 2017Q3. It improved, as 19 investors sold ELY shares while 62 reduced holdings. 34 funds opened positions while 76 raised stakes. 80.37 million shares or 2.05% less from 82.05 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Alphamark Advsrs Limited Company has 150 shares for 0% of their portfolio. 64,530 were accumulated by Ubs Asset Mngmt Americas. Panagora Asset Management holds 0.04% in Callaway Golf Company (NYSE:ELY) or 728,589 shares. Manufacturers Life Insur The has invested 0% in Callaway Golf Company (NYSE:ELY). Rhumbline Advisers owns 226,822 shares or 0.01% of their US portfolio. Texas Permanent School Fund, a Texas-based fund reported 63,904 shares. Schwab Charles Mgmt Inc reported 0.01% stake. Pub Employees Retirement Systems Of Ohio invested in 3,312 shares or 0% of the stock. Great West Life Assurance Can stated it has 125,548 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Amalgamated Bank reported 13,500 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Atria Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 19,482 shares. Ameritas Investment invested in 8,143 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Mufg Americas Hldgs, New York-based fund reported 3,797 shares. Moreover, Alps has 0% invested in Callaway Golf Company (NYSE:ELY) for 33,606 shares. Finemark National Bank & Trust Tru has invested 0.04% in Callaway Golf Company (NYSE:ELY).

Among 16 analysts covering Callaway Golf (NYSE:ELY), 12 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 75% are positive. Callaway Golf has $21.0 highest and $10 lowest target. $16.46’s average target is 0.43% above currents $16.39 stock price. Callaway Golf had 44 analyst reports since August 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, February 8 by Jefferies. The firm has “Buy” rating by Jefferies given on Thursday, October 26. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Wednesday, June 21 by FBR Capital. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Buy” on Tuesday, June 6. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, September 28 by Roth Capital. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Wednesday, January 24 report. The rating was upgraded by DA Davidson to “Buy” on Wednesday, February 24. Compass Point upgraded the shares of ELY in report on Wednesday, February 7 to “Hold” rating. The company was maintained on Wednesday, September 20 by DA Davidson. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, December 27 by DA Davidson.

Since October 26, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 11 sales for $3.72 million activity. Arnett Richard H. sold 8,000 shares worth $132,000. $640,000 worth of Callaway Golf Company (NYSE:ELY) shares were sold by BREWER OLIVER G III. 26,681 Callaway Golf Company (NYSE:ELY) shares with value of $440,237 were sold by Lynch Brian P.. $1.08 million worth of Callaway Golf Company (NYSE:ELY) was sold by Howie Neil on Thursday, February 15. Another trade for 8,503 shares valued at $127,120 was sold by Thomas Jennifer L.. The insider Hocknell Alan sold $125,535.

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