Duke Energy Corp (DUK) Holder State Street Corp Lifted Stake

February 15, 2018 - By Vivian Park

Investors sentiment increased to 1.07 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.02, from 1.05 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 48 investors sold DUK shares while 344 reduced holdings. 75 funds opened positions while 346 raised stakes. 391.64 million shares or 1.95% more from 384.16 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Lenox Wealth Mngmt Incorporated accumulated 734 shares. Jackson Wealth Mgmt Ltd reported 35,303 shares. Moreover, Sva Plumb Wealth Management Limited Company has 0.08% invested in Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK). Fiera Cap reported 12,999 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Ccm Inv Advisers Limited Liability stated it has 59,277 shares or 0.96% of all its holdings. Moreover, Cibc World Markets has 0.08% invested in Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK). Princeton Portfolio Strategies reported 0.23% of its portfolio in Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK). Quantbot Technology LP owns 9,699 shares for 0.08% of their portfolio. Leavell Inv Mngmt reported 0.64% in Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK). Suntrust Banks Inc holds 582,358 shares. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement Systems has invested 0.24% of its portfolio in Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK). Fdx Advsr Inc holds 121,981 shares or 0.28% of its portfolio. Iberiabank, a Louisiana-based fund reported 65,328 shares. Howland Mgmt reported 2,456 shares stake. Cwm Limited Liability reported 0.01% in Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK).

State Street Corp increased its stake in Duke Energy Corp (DUK) by 0.13% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. State Street Corp bought 42,372 shares as the company’s stock rose 6.39% with the market. The institutional investor held 33.35M shares of the power generation company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $2.80 billion, up from 33.31M at the end of the previous reported quarter. State Street Corp who had been investing in Duke Energy Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $53.11B market cap company. The stock increased 1.73% or $1.29 during the last trading session, reaching $75.88. About 2.46 million shares traded. Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) has risen 8.31% since February 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 8.39% the S&P500.

State Street Corp, which manages about $1158.96 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Williams Cos Inc (NYSE:WMB) by 597,981 shares to 41.85M shares, valued at $1.26B in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Aetna Inc (NYSE:AET) by 529,164 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 20.13 million shares, and cut its stake in Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN).

More notable recent Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “Duke Energy Corporation (DUK) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 15, 2018” on February 14, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Duke Energy: A Technical Buy At Current Levels” published on February 10, 2018, Usnews.com published: “The Latest: Duke Energy Wants Tainted Groundwater Case Ended” on February 08, 2018. More interesting news about Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) were released by: Bizjournals.com and their article: “Duke Energy touts high productivity at its nuclear plants in the Carolinas” published on February 14, 2018 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “Ex-Dividend Reminder: Duke Energy, CMS Energy and Cheniere Energy Partners LP …” with publication date: February 13, 2018.

Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) Ratings Coverage

Among 20 analysts covering Duke Energy (NYSE:DUK), 4 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 14 Hold. Therefore 20% are positive. Duke Energy had 73 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Monday, September 26, the company rating was maintained by SunTrust. RBC Capital Markets maintained Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) on Sunday, August 27 with “Buy” rating. As per Sunday, July 23, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Monday, October 23 by SunTrust. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with “Hold” on Friday, August 7. BMO Capital Markets maintained Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) on Thursday, August 3 with “Hold” rating. The stock of Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, September 15 by Argus Research. Bank of America maintained the shares of DUK in report on Tuesday, October 24 with “Neutral” rating. The stock of Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) earned “Neutral” rating by Suntrust Robinson on Monday, October 19. The stock has “Buy” rating by Goldman Sachs on Monday, June 26.

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