Bank Of Hawaii Increases Stake in Alexander & Baldwin (ALEX); Kohls Com (KSS) Holding Lifted by Hancock Holding Company

April 21, 2018 - By Peter Erickson

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Hancock Holding Company increased its stake in Kohls Corp Com (KSS) by 36.22% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Hancock Holding Company bought 12,526 shares as the company’s stock rose 17.03% while stock markets declined. The institutional investor held 47,106 shares of the department and specialty retail stores company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $2.55M, up from 34,580 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Hancock Holding Company who had been investing in Kohls Corp Com for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $9.82B market cap company. The stock decreased 2.89% or $1.74 during the last trading session, reaching $58.38. About 4.52 million shares traded or 18.09% up from the average. Kohl's Corporation (NYSE:KSS) has risen 67.20% since April 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 55.65% the S&P500.

Bank Of Hawaii increased its stake in Alexander & Baldwin Inc (ALEX) by 9.54% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Bank Of Hawaii bought 15,298 shares as the company’s stock declined 17.69% with the market. The institutional investor held 175,630 shares of the finance company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $4.87 million, up from 160,332 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Bank Of Hawaii who had been investing in Alexander & Baldwin Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $1.64 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.61% or $0.14 during the last trading session, reaching $22.75. About 251,482 shares traded. Alexander & Baldwin, Inc. (NYSE:ALEX) has declined 18.49% since April 21, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 30.04% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.93 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.19, from 1.12 in 2017Q3. It turned negative, as 29 investors sold ALEX shares while 52 reduced holdings. 25 funds opened positions while 50 raised stakes. 38.29 million shares or 1.14% more from 37.86 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Seabridge Invest Limited Liability owns 1.22% invested in Alexander & Baldwin, Inc. (NYSE:ALEX) for 202,594 shares. Reinhart Prns accumulated 74,200 shares. Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Hldg Inc invested in 0% or 43,169 shares. State Of Tennessee Treasury Department holds 0.01% or 113,619 shares. Northern Trust accumulated 698,223 shares. Legal & General Grp Plc holds 46,606 shares. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Alexander & Baldwin, Inc. (NYSE:ALEX). Liberty Mutual Group Inc Asset has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Alexander & Baldwin, Inc. (NYSE:ALEX). Riverhead Ltd stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Alexander & Baldwin, Inc. (NYSE:ALEX). Geode Cap Mngmt Ltd Co reported 0.01% stake. Teacher Retirement Sys Of Texas holds 15,986 shares or 0% of its portfolio. First Hawaiian National Bank owns 63,207 shares or 0.22% of their US portfolio. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement Systems reported 38,178 shares stake. Aperio Group Lc holds 0% or 18,301 shares. Schwab Charles Inv Management has 221,530 shares.

Among 3 analysts covering Alexander & Baldwin (NYSE:ALEX), 2 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. Alexander & Baldwin had 5 analyst reports since September 2, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Sell” rating by Zacks on Wednesday, September 2. The stock has “Market Perform” rating by JMP Securities on Friday, August 26. The firm has “Outperform” rating by Evercore given on Friday, March 31. The stock of Alexander & Baldwin, Inc. (NYSE:ALEX) earned “Market Outperform” rating by JMP Securities on Tuesday, February 20.

Since December 13, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 4 selling transactions for $756,716 activity. BENJAMIN CHRISTOPHER J sold 10,000 shares worth $288,500.

Bank Of Hawaii, which manages about $1.30 billion and $1.22 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Time Warner Inc (NYSE:TWX) by 4,689 shares to 11,217 shares, valued at $1.03 million in 2017Q4, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in General Electric Co (NYSE:GE) by 49,337 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 267,105 shares, and cut its stake in Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX).

Since March 6, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 8 selling transactions for $20.58 million activity. On Thursday, April 5 the insider WATSON STEPHEN E sold $1.22M. MANSELL KEVIN sold $4.42M worth of Kohl's Corporation (NYSE:KSS) on Monday, March 26. BONEPARTH PETER had sold 7,500 shares worth $496,350.

Among 29 analysts covering Kohl’s Corporation (NYSE:KSS), 15 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 52% are positive. Kohl’s Corporation had 108 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Telsey Advisory Group maintained it with “Outperform” rating and $75 target in Friday, August 14 report. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, January 16 by Robert W. Baird. Telsey Advisory Group maintained it with “Outperform” rating and $51 target in Friday, August 12 report. As per Thursday, January 5, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. The rating was downgraded by OTR Global to “Negative” on Wednesday, November 2. The stock of Kohl's Corporation (NYSE:KSS) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, December 21 by Robert W. Baird. On Friday, May 13 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Underperform”. The stock of Kohl's Corporation (NYSE:KSS) has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, September 20 by Cowen & Co. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Thursday, August 10 by Gordon Haskett. The stock of Kohl's Corporation (NYSE:KSS) earned “Buy” rating by Guggenheim on Friday, September 30.

Hancock Holding Company, which manages about $2.42 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Dover Corp (NYSE:DOV) by 19,854 shares to 35 shares, valued at $4,000 in 2017Q4, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in State Street Corp (NYSE:STT) by 4,430 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 142,433 shares, and cut its stake in Harley Davidson Inc (NYSE:HOG).

Investors sentiment increased to 1.06 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.12, from 0.94 in 2017Q3. It improved, as 31 investors sold KSS shares while 178 reduced holdings. 93 funds opened positions while 129 raised stakes. 165.73 million shares or 5.45% less from 175.28 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Blair William Il holds 109,687 shares or 0.04% of its portfolio. First Financial In reported 100 shares. Great West Life Assurance Can accumulated 217,440 shares. James Invest stated it has 213,632 shares. Susquehanna Grp Limited Liability Partnership invested 0% in Kohl's Corporation (NYSE:KSS). Royal State Bank Of Canada stated it has 0.01% in Kohl's Corporation (NYSE:KSS). Colorado-based Paragon Mngmt Ltd has invested 0.14% in Kohl's Corporation (NYSE:KSS). 337,041 are owned by California State Teachers Retirement. Meeder Asset Mgmt, a Ohio-based fund reported 25,860 shares. Asset One Company Ltd, Japan-based fund reported 276,848 shares. Credit Suisse Ag owns 498,190 shares. Kwmg Ltd Com holds 0.66% of its portfolio in Kohl's Corporation (NYSE:KSS) for 40,657 shares. Laurion Capital Lp holds 96,705 shares or 0.03% of its portfolio. Kbc Grp Incorporated Nv has 245,121 shares for 0.11% of their portfolio. Tiaa Cref Investment Ltd Company invested in 0.04% or 1.16 million shares.

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