Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Company Holds Position in Emerson Elec Co (EMR); As Microsoft (MSFT) Market Valuation Rose, Linscomb & Williams Decreased by $320,776 Its Holding

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Linscomb & Williams Inc decreased its stake in Microsoft Corp (MSFT) by 2.52% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Linscomb & Williams Inc sold 3,176 shares as the company’s stock rose 1.03% with the market. The institutional investor held 123,077 shares of the prepackaged software company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $12.50M, down from 126,253 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Linscomb & Williams Inc who had been investing in Microsoft Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $879.16 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.08% or $0.09 during the last trading session, reaching $114.59. About 25.83 million shares traded. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has risen 20.90% since March 15, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 16.53% the S&P500. Some Historical MSFT News: 16/03/2018 – FTI Consulting’s Carlyn Taylor Named a Fellow of the American College of Bankruptcy; 15/05/2018 – Microsoft and Kymeta Government Solutions Demonstrate Defense and First Responder On-the-Move Communications Solutions; 22/03/2018 – Allure Security to Exhibit at RSA Conference 2018; 29/03/2018 – BREAKING: Microsoft announces reorganization, splits company into 2 divisions; 09/04/2018 – CommScope and CCI Enter Antenna License Agreements, Settle All Pending Litigations; 24/04/2018 – Argentine Energy Company Goes Paperless with Xplore XSLATE B10 Fully Rugged Tablets; 13/03/2018 – Microsoft opens two data centres in Germany – reports; 16/05/2018 – The enterprise still uses email, but is moving toward clients like Slack, Microsoft Teams and Google Hangouts; 26/04/2018 – Microsoft 3Q More Personal Computing Revenue $9.92B; 30/04/2018 – Microsoft’s John Thompson is going to help venture capital firm Lightspeed find some deals Thompson succeeded Bill Gates as chairman of the Seattle giant

Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Company increased its stake in Emerson Elec Co (EMR) by 22.62% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Company bought 7,396 shares as the company’s stock declined 0.01% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 40,086 shares of the consumer electronics and appliances company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $2.40M, up from 32,690 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Company who had been investing in Emerson Elec Co for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $41.48 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.65% or $0.44 during the last trading session, reaching $67.48. About 2.87M shares traded. Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR) has declined 2.18% since March 15, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 6.55% the S&P500. Some Historical EMR News: 18/04/2018 – TEXTRON INC – SEES 2018 CASH FLOW FROM CONTINUING OPERATIONS OF MANUFACTURING GROUP BEFORE PENSION CONTRIBUTIONS OF $700 TO $800 MLN; 17/05/2018 – Conveyor Systems 2018: Global Procurement Market Report – Top Five Suppliers are Siemens, Honeywell, Emerson Electric, Caterpillar, and Kion – ResearchAndMarkets.com; 01/05/2018 – Emerson Electric Had Seen FY18 EPS $3.05-$3.15; 22/04/2018 – DJ Emerson Electric Co, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (EMR); 01/05/2018 – EMERSON SEES 2018 EPS $3.10-$3.20, SAW $3.05-$3.15, EST. $3.13; 17/05/2018 – EMERSON TO BUY AVENTICS; 01/05/2018 – Emerson Electric 2Q Cont Ops EPS 76c; 05/04/2018 – Emerson College Survey: Esports as Bridge Between US and China; 18/04/2018 – Emerson to Buy Textron Unit for $810M — Deal Digest; 19/04/2018 – BlueFin & Emerson Form Strategic Partnership to Deliver Roxar Gauge Technology to U.S. Gulf of Mexico Operators

Since November 28, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 1 insider sale for $616,760 activity.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.75 in Q4 2018. Its down 0.17, from 0.92 in 2018Q3. It fall, as 88 investors sold EMR shares while 446 reduced holdings. 99 funds opened positions while 301 raised stakes. 430.99 million shares or 1.54% more from 424.46 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Bremer Tru Association holds 0.11% in Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR) or 8,756 shares. Sfe Invest Counsel reported 3,918 shares. Moneta Gru Advsr Lc reported 8,017 shares. Los Angeles Mngmt Equity Incorporated holds 0.31% of its portfolio in Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR) for 835,828 shares. 1,688 are held by Oppenheimer Asset Incorporated. Perkins Coie Trust Commerce accumulated 2,508 shares. Caprock Inc invested 0.09% of its portfolio in Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR). Kornitzer Management Ks has invested 0.14% in Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR). Zebra Cap Mngmt Limited Com invested 0.28% of its portfolio in Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR). Glenmede Tru Comm Na owns 0.09% invested in Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR) for 295,574 shares. Northwest Counselors Llc reported 1.28% stake. Hartford Management stated it has 79,200 shares. 1.40M were accumulated by Franklin Resource Inc. Prudential Public Limited Liability Company invested 0.33% of its portfolio in Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR). Ww Asset Inc reported 45,153 shares.

More notable recent Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR) news were published by: Businesswire.com which released: “Emerson Launches New Campaign Focused on Solutions to Global Challenges – Business Wire” on February 14, 2019, also Forbes.com with their article: “‘Smart’ Rigs To Digital Retrofits: How Oil And Gas Explorers Are Getting Lean And Fit – Forbes” published on March 15, 2019, Businesswire.com published: “Emerson Provides Roadmap to Digital Transformation, Envisions Tomorrow’s Energy Jobs at CERAWeek by IHS Markit 2019 – Business Wire” on March 06, 2019. More interesting news about Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR) were released by: 247Wallst.com and their article: “7 New #1 Top Picks From Credit Suisse for 2019 – 24/7 Wall St.” published on March 14, 2019 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Emerson Electric: Looking Very Strong Financially – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: March 04, 2019.

Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Company, which manages about $645.14 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Anadarko Pete Corp (NYSE:APC) by 20,928 shares to 26,528 shares, valued at $1.16 million in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Jpmorgan Chase & Co (NYSE:JPM) by 7,189 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 94,412 shares, and cut its stake in Alphabet Inc Cap Stk.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.94 in 2018 Q4. Its up 0.13, from 0.81 in 2018Q3. It is positive, as 55 investors sold MSFT shares while 925 reduced holdings. 168 funds opened positions while 758 raised stakes. 5.48 billion shares or 3.82% more from 5.28 billion shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Fundsmith Ltd Liability Partnership stated it has 11.90 million shares or 8.72% of all its holdings. Tiger Lc has 8.91% invested in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Hwg Limited Partnership owns 49,728 shares. Torch Wealth Mgmt Ltd Co reported 17,410 shares stake. Glenmede Tru Com Na holds 3.47 million shares or 1.72% of its portfolio. Alta Capital Management Ltd Liability reported 31,298 shares. Dillon And Assocs Incorporated holds 8,735 shares or 0.34% of its portfolio. Stifel Corporation stated it has 5.55 million shares or 1.82% of all its holdings. The Quebec – Canada-based Addenda Capital Inc has invested 1.09% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Atwood Palmer reported 8,895 shares or 0.14% of all its holdings. Oakbrook Invests Ltd Liability Company has 295,122 shares for 2.03% of their portfolio. Dowling And Yahnke Ltd accumulated 158,383 shares or 1.82% of the stock. New York-based Hilton Management Ltd Liability Com has invested 0.25% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Peoples Fincl Service has invested 2.39% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Moreover, Mitchell Mngmt Co has 3.42% invested in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT).

Since October 26, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 8 selling transactions for $58.46 million activity. On Monday, November 5 BROD FRANK H sold $214,363 worth of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) or 2,000 shares. Another trade for 36,500 shares valued at $4.06 million was sold by Hogan Kathleen T. $422,000 worth of stock was sold by Capossela Christopher C on Monday, December 10.

Analysts await Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) to report earnings on April, 25. They expect $1.00 earnings per share, up 5.26% or $0.05 from last year’s $0.95 per share. MSFT’s profit will be $7.67B for 28.65 P/E if the $1.00 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.10 actual earnings per share reported by Microsoft Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -9.09% negative EPS growth.

Linscomb & Williams Inc, which manages about $2.25B and $1.06B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Texas Instrs Inc (NASDAQ:TXN) by 17,240 shares to 28,009 shares, valued at $2.65 million in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Wisdomtree Tr Us S Cap Qty Div (DGRS) by 9,974 shares in the quarter, for a total of 316,819 shares, and has risen its stake in Tjx Cos Inc New (NYSE:TJX).

More notable recent Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “After Hours Most Active for Mar 5, 2019 : S, FDC, M, GE, V, MSFT, ORCL, SHY, NWL, URBN, AAPL, NMRK – Nasdaq” on March 05, 2019, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “Technology Sector Update for 03/14/2019: MDB, UXIN, FRSX, MSFT, AAPL, IBM, CSCO, GOOG – Nasdaq” published on March 14, 2019, Seekingalpha.com published: “Microsoft: Deep Comparable Valuation – Seeking Alpha” on March 09, 2019. More interesting news about Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Microsoft’s South African data centers go online – Seeking Alpha” published on March 06, 2019 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Microsoft launches cloud security product – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: February 28, 2019.

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