The Apollo Senior Floating Rate Fund (AFT) Getting Critical Media Coverage, Study Finds

The Apollo Senior Floating Rate Fund (AFT) Getting Critical Media Coverage, Study Finds

Shares of Apollo Senior Floating Rate Fund (NYSE:AFT) opened at 17.35 on Friday. Apollo Senior Floating Rate Fund has a 12-month low of $15.42 and a 12-month high of $18.08. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $17.56 and its 200-day moving average is $17.21. News headlines about Apollo Senior Floating Rate Fund (NYSE:AFT) have been trending negative recently, Alpha One Sentiment Analysis reports. Alpha One, a division of Accern, identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Alpha One ranks coverage of…

The Great Ajax Corp (AJX) Getting Positive Media Coverage, AlphaOne Reports

The Great Ajax Corp (AJX) Getting Positive Media Coverage, AlphaOne Reports

Here are some of the media stories that may have effected AlphaOne’s rankings: Media coverage about Great Ajax Corp (NYSE:AJX) has been trending positive this week, according to Alpha One Sentiment. The research group, a unit of Accern, identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources. Alpha One ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Great Ajax Corp earned a news impact score of 0.35 on Alpha One’s…

The Somewhat Favorable News Coverage Extremely Likely to Impact Agenus (AGEN) Stock Price

The Somewhat Favorable News Coverage Extremely Likely to Impact Agenus (AGEN) Stock Price

These are some of the news headlines that may have impacted AlphaOne’s scoring: Headlines about Agenus (NASDAQ:AGEN) have trended somewhat positive on Sunday, AlphaOne Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group, a service of Accern, scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. AlphaOne ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Agenus earned a media sentiment score of 0.01 on AlphaOne’s scale. AlphaOne also assigned media…

The Gemphire Therapeutics Inc (GEMP) Sees Large Growth in Short Interest

The Gemphire Therapeutics Inc (GEMP) Sees Large Growth in Short Interest

In other news, Director Andy Sassine bought 21,119 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Friday, March 10th. The shares were bought at an average cost of $9.47 per share, for a total transaction of $199,996.93. Following the completion of the acquisition, the director now owns 136,264 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,290,420.08. The acquisition was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through this hyperlink. Gemphire Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:GEMP) saw a significant increase in short interest in the month of March….

The Atlas Brown Inc. Continues to Hold Position in McDonald’s Co. (MCD)

The Atlas Brown Inc. Continues to Hold Position in McDonald’s Co. (MCD)

A number of other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of MCD. Massey Quick & Co. LLC bought a new stake in McDonald's Co. during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $119,000. Zions Bancorporation raised its stake in McDonald's Co. by 0.6% in the fourth quarter. Zions Bancorporation now owns 1,069 shares of the fast-food giant’s stock valued at $130,000 after buying an additional 6 shares in the last quarter. Thomas J. Herzfeld Advisors Inc. bought a new stake in McDonald's Co. during the fourth quarter valued at approximately…

The Rathbone Brothers plc Has $36.172 Million Position in Altria Group Inc (MO)

The Rathbone Brothers plc Has $36.172 Million Position in Altria Group Inc (MO)

A number of other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of the company. Signature Financial Management Inc. raised its position in shares of Altria Group by 4.3% in the third quarter. Signature Financial Management Inc. now owns 8,768 shares of the company’s stock worth $553,000 after buying an additional 361 shares during the period. Livingston Group Asset Management CO operating as Southport Capital Management raised its position in shares of Altria Group by 29.4% in the third quarter. Livingston Group Asset Management CO operating as Southport Capital Management now…

The Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc. Has $178,000 Position in Manulife Financial Co. (MFC)

The Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc. Has $178,000 Position in Manulife Financial Co. (MFC)

A number of other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of MFC. First Interstate Bank increased its position in shares of Manulife Financial by 1.1% in the fourth quarter. First Interstate Bank now owns 5,965 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $106,000 after buying an additional 65 shares in the last quarter. Tyers Asset Management LLC acquired a new position in shares of Manulife Financial during the fourth quarter worth about $118,000. Flinton Capital Management LLC acquired a new position in shares of Manulife Financial during the…

The Cirrus Logic, Inc. (CRUS) Shares Sold by Creative Planning

The Cirrus Logic, Inc. (CRUS) Shares Sold by Creative Planning

Several other institutional investors have also recently modified their holdings of the company. BlackRock Inc. increased its position in shares of Cirrus Logic by 363.3% in the third quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 28,083 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock worth $1,492,000 after buying an additional 22,021 shares during the last quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. increased its position in shares of Cirrus Logic by 77.3% in the third quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 204,437 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock worth $10,866,000 after buying an additional 89,153…

The Creative Planning Has $640,000 Position in BorgWarner Inc. (BWA)

The Creative Planning Has $640,000 Position in BorgWarner Inc. (BWA)

Other large investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. BlackRock Group LTD raised its stake in BorgWarner by 2.7% in the third quarter. BlackRock Group LTD now owns 1,800,281 shares of the auto parts company’s stock valued at $63,333,000 after buying an additional 47,806 shares during the last quarter. Columbus Circle Investors purchased a new stake in BorgWarner during the third quarter valued at about $14,048,000. California State Teachers Retirement System raised its stake in BorgWarner by 0.8% in the third quarter. California State Teachers Retirement…

The Bank of America Corp (BAC) Position Decreased by Nepsis Capital Management Inc.

The Bank of America Corp (BAC) Position Decreased by Nepsis Capital Management Inc.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Proficio Capital Partners LLC increased its position in shares of Bank of America Corp by 5.7% in the third quarter. Proficio Capital Partners LLC now owns 6,457 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $101,000 after buying an additional 346 shares during the last quarter. Empirical Finance LLC bought a new position in shares of Bank of America Corp during the fourth quarter worth approximately $103,000. PHH Investments Ltd. acquired a new position in…