Insider Activity: Is Management Buying Plains GP Holdings, LP (NYSE:PAGP)?


United Technologies Corporation had 57 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was downgraded by Craig Hallum on Monday, July 24 to "Hold". As per Friday, December 18, the company rating was downgraded by Seaport Global Securities. $29.41's average target is 51.60% above currents $19.4 stock price. The firm has "Mkt Perform" rating given on Wednesday, January 4 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. Tortoise Capital Advisors L.L.C. has an ownership of 33,341,100 stocks of the pipeline firms shares valued $875,871,000 after scooping up an extra 255,459 shares through out the previous quarter, Alps Advisors upped its stake in Plains All American Pipeline, by 4.9% in the Fiscal Q2.

Market Capitalization can be thought of as the overall price to buy the company. 25,000 shares valued at $2.94 million were sold by BEGEMANN BRETT D on Thursday, June 1.

Multiple company employees have indulged in significant insider trading. BB&T Investment Services Inc. purchased a new position in shares of Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. during the second quarter valued at about $108,000. It has underperformed by 13.38% the S&P500. Therefore 42% are positive. The stock of Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. (NYSE:PAA) earned "Sector Perform" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, February 11. The company was upgraded on Monday, August 21 by Jefferies. The firm has "Neutral" rating by Robert W. Baird given on Thursday, August 6. The third largest holder is Goldman Sachs Group Inc, which now holds $546.29 million worth of this stock and that ownership represents almost 3.82% of its market capitalization. The stock of Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. (NYSE:PAA) has "Hold" rating given on Monday, July 17 by Stifel Nicolaus. Barclays Capital downgraded it to "Equal Weight" rating and $25 target in Monday, January 11 report. The rating was reinitiated by Citigroup with "Buy" on Tuesday, August 16. The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Friday, May 27 by JP Morgan.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0 in 2016 Q4. Its down 1.34, from 1.34 in 2016Q3.

A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the company. 0 funds opened positions while 0 raised stakes. 282.62 million shares or 3.33% more from 273.52 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. For the same quarter from the prior fiscal year, firm reported ($0.12) EPS. on consensus, Stock analysts expect that Plains All American Pipeline, to post $1.48 earnings per share for the full year. 24,533 were reported by Bush Odonnell Invest Advisors.

Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. had a return on equity of 10.14% and a net margin of 4.42%.

Addenda Capital Inc increased Monsanto Co New (MON) stake by 27.53% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Terril Brothers reported 720,095 shares.

Rr Advisors Llc increased its stake in Plains All Amer Pipeline Lp (PAA) by 6.36% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. C V Starr Com accumulated 70,000 shares. Ameriprise Fincl invested in 84,152 shares. Moreover, Geneva Limited Liability Company has 0.11% invested in Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. (NYSE:PAA) for 180,868 shares. Finance Architects holds 0.02% or 2,317 shares.

Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. (NYSE:PAA) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a "sell" rating to a "strong sell" rating in a report issued on Tuesday. It also reduced Ing Groep N V (NYSE:ING) stake by 93,835 shares and now owns 688,613 shares. Thomson Reuters Corp (NYSE:TRI) was reduced too.

Gentex Corporation designs and manufactures automatic-dimming rearview mirrors and electronics for the automotive industry, dimmable aircraft windows for the aviation industry, and commercial smoke alarms and signaling devices for the fire protection industry. The company has market cap of $9.56 billion. It has a 15.18 P/E ratio. Within this business segment, the Company also designs, develops and makes various electronics that are features to the interior and exterior automotive rearview mirrors, as well as interior visors, overhead consoles, and other locations in the vehicle. If the average volume is low then the liquidity is low which means it is hard to buy or sell the stock as there are fewer buyers or sellers of the stock. These shares are worth $217,338 and were traded at $32.56 each. It has outperformed by 2.93% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1 in Q4 2016. Its down 0.08, from 0.85 in 2016Q3. Deutsche Bancorporation Ag invested in 3.90M shares or 0.1% of the stock. Its down 1.34, from 1.34 in 2016Q3. Earnest Ltd Liability Company holds 132 shares. Friedberg Invest Mgmt invested 1.49% in Plains GP Holdings LP (NYSE:PAGP). Jane Street Limited Liability accumulated 0% or 7,816 shares. Stoneridge Prtn Llc holds 20,753 shares. 12,676 were reported by American Research And. Natl Insurance Company Tx invested 0.29% in Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON). Foyston Gordon And Payne owns 47,470 shares. The stock witnessed -26.15% declines, -29.87% declines and -35.4% declines for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. Pioneer Inv Mgmt Inc reported 0.05% in Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX). Evercore Wealth Mgmt Ltd Company stated it has 5,607 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings.