The Brown & Brown, Inc. (BRO) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.48 Per Share

The Brown & Brown, Inc. (BRO) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.48 Per Share

According to Zacks, analysts expect that Brown & Brown will report full year earnings of $1.84 per share for the current year, with EPS estimates ranging from $1.80 to $1.86. For the next fiscal year, analysts expect that the business will report earnings of $2.01 per share, with EPS estimates ranging from $1.93 to $2.05. Zacks Investment Research’s earnings per share calculations are an average based on a survey of sell-side analysts that follow Brown & Brown. Analysts predict that Brown & Brown, Inc. (NYSE:BRO) will report earnings of $0.48…

The Ledyard National Bank Holds Position in Nuance Communications Inc. (NUAN)

The Ledyard National Bank Holds Position in Nuance Communications Inc. (NUAN)

A number of other large investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. DnB Asset Management AS purchased a new position in Nuance Communications during the first quarter worth approximately $322,000. Farmers & Merchants Investments Inc. boosted its position in Nuance Communications by 19.3% in the first quarter. Farmers & Merchants Investments Inc. now owns 119,420 shares of the software maker’s stock worth $2,068,000 after buying an additional 19,308 shares during the last quarter. Reliance Trust Co. of Delaware boosted its position in Nuance Communications by…

The Quotient Investors LLC Takes Position in Anadarko Petroleum Co. (APC)

The Quotient Investors LLC Takes Position in Anadarko Petroleum Co. (APC)

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Massey Quick & Co. LLC purchased a new position in Anadarko Petroleum during the fourth quarter worth $106,000. Parallel Advisors LLC bought a new stake in shares of Anadarko Petroleum during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $112,000. Argentus Capital Management LLC bought a new stake in shares of Anadarko Petroleum during the third quarter valued at approximately $121,000. Ancora Advisors LLC bought a new stake in shares of Anadarko Petroleum…

The Hartford Investment Management Co. Lowers Stake in United Continental Holdings Inc (UAL)

The Hartford Investment Management Co. Lowers Stake in United Continental Holdings Inc (UAL)

Several other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of UAL. Itau Unibanco Holding S.A. acquired a new position in United Continental Holdings during the third quarter valued at $113,000. Patriot Financial Group Insurance Agency LLC acquired a new position in United Continental Holdings during the fourth quarter valued at $167,000. Intellectus Partners LLC acquired a new position in United Continental Holdings during the fourth quarter valued at $219,000. Palisade Capital Management LLC NJ acquired a new position in United Continental Holdings during the first quarter valued at $212,000….

The Ledyard National Bank Acquires 750 Shares of Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (EPD)

The Ledyard National Bank Acquires 750 Shares of Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (EPD)

Several other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in EPD. Regal Investment Advisors LLC raised its position in Enterprise Products Partners L.P. by 0.5% in the third quarter. Regal Investment Advisors LLC now owns 7,362 shares of the oil and gas producer’s stock valued at $203,000 after buying an additional 33 shares during the last quarter. Trust Co raised its position in Enterprise Products Partners L.P. by 0.4% in the fourth quarter. Trust Co now owns 10,808 shares of the oil and gas producer’s stock valued…

The Microchip Technology Inc. (MCHP) Position Lowered by Rice Hall James & Associates LLC

The Microchip Technology Inc. (MCHP) Position Lowered by Rice Hall James & Associates LLC

Several other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in MCHP. Franklin Street Advisors Inc. NC acquired a new position in shares of Microchip Technology during the first quarter worth approximately $232,000. Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Microchip Technology by 7.4% in the third quarter. Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. now owns 628,906 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock valued at $39,080,000 after buying an additional 43,578 shares during the last quarter. Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado boosted its stake in…

The Hartford Investment Management Co. Sells 5,958 Shares of HCA Holdings Inc (HCA)

The Hartford Investment Management Co. Sells 5,958 Shares of HCA Holdings Inc (HCA)

Other large investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Nisa Investment Advisors LLC increased its stake in HCA Holdings by 6.0% in the first quarter. Nisa Investment Advisors LLC now owns 94,499 shares of the company’s stock valued at $8,409,000 after buying an additional 5,330 shares during the period. Boston Advisors LLC increased its stake in HCA Holdings by 0.6% in the first quarter. Boston Advisors LLC now owns 6,212 shares of the company’s stock valued at $553,000 after buying an additional 37 shares…

The Vonage Holdings Corp. (VG) Position Cut by Rice Hall James & Associates LLC

The Vonage Holdings Corp. (VG) Position Cut by Rice Hall James & Associates LLC

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in the company. Quantitative Systematic Strategies LLC purchased a new position in Vonage Holdings Corp. during the first quarter valued at $105,000. Perkins Capital Management Inc. purchased a new position in Vonage Holdings Corp. during the first quarter valued at $239,000. Parametrica Management Ltd purchased a new position in Vonage Holdings Corp. during the first quarter valued at $143,000. Norges Bank purchased a new position in Vonage Holdings Corp. during the fourth quarter valued at $19,387,000….

The Rice Hall James & Associates LLC Buys 71,116 Shares of Strayer Education Inc (STRA)

The Rice Hall James & Associates LLC Buys 71,116 Shares of Strayer Education Inc (STRA)

A number of other large investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Norges Bank bought a new stake in shares of Strayer Education during the fourth quarter valued at about $14,289,000. FMR LLC increased its stake in shares of Strayer Education by 540.8% in the fourth quarter. FMR LLC now owns 176,435 shares of the health services provider’s stock valued at $14,226,000 after buying an additional 148,900 shares during the period. Russell Investments Group Ltd. bought a new stake in shares of Strayer Education during the…

The Rice Hall James & Associates LLC Reduces Stake in Ichor Holdings Ltd (ICHR)

The Rice Hall James & Associates LLC Reduces Stake in Ichor Holdings Ltd (ICHR)

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Francisco Partners Management LP purchased a new position in Ichor Holdings during the fourth quarter worth approximately $178,325,000. Federated Investors Inc. PA purchased a new position in Ichor Holdings during the fourth quarter worth approximately $6,222,000. Putnam Investments LLC purchased a new position in Ichor Holdings during the fourth quarter worth approximately $4,058,000. Empyrean Capital Partners LP purchased a new position in Ichor Holdings during the fourth quarter worth approximately $3,540,000….