Ansys (ANSS) Shareholder Cambridge Financial Group Has Trimmed Its Position by $1.56 Billion; Lionstone Capital Management Increases Stake in Aramark (ARMK)


Cambridge Financial Group Inc decreased its stake in Ansys (ANSS) by 22.76% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Cambridge Financial Group Inc sold 10,912 shares as the company’s stock rose 12.24% with the market. The institutional investor held 37,033 shares of the technology company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $5.29 billion, down from 47,945 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Cambridge Financial Group Inc who had been investing in Ansys for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $15.89 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.29% or $0.56 during the last trading session, reaching $189.4. About 268,478 shares traded. ANSYS, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANSS) has risen 13.47% since April 17, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 9.10% the S&P500. Some Historical ANSS News: 19/04/2018 – DJ ANSYS Inc, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (ANSS); 02/05/2018 – ANSYS: CONDITIONS TO LAWTRUST ACQUISITION TO BE MET BY END MAY; 02/05/2018 – ANSYS SEES 2Q ADJ REV $272.0M TO $292.0M, EST. $291.2M; 02/05/2018 – ANSYS BUYS OPTIS, BECOMES INDUSTRY’S LEADING SOLUTION PROVIDER; 02/05/2018 – ANSYS LIMITED – UPDATE ON PURCHASE OF LAWTRUST; 02/05/2018 – ANSYS 1Q ADJ EPS $1.20, EST. $1.04; 25/04/2018 – SOUTH AFRICA’S COMPETITION COMMISSION – HAS APPROVED PROPOSED MERGER, WITHOUT CONDITIONS, WHEREBY ANSYS INTENDS TO ACQUIRE LAW TRUST; 02/05/2018 – ANSYS 1Q ADJ REV $283.3M, EST. $276.5M; 02/05/2018 – Ansys Sees 2Q Rev $269.5M-$289.5M; 26/04/2018 – Embraer and ANSYS Accelerate Time to Market for Next-Generation Aircraft

Lionstone Capital Management Llc increased its stake in Aramark (ARMK) by 6.67% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Lionstone Capital Management Llc bought 42,400 shares as the company’s stock declined 19.73% while stock markets rallied. The hedge fund held 678,050 shares of the restaurants company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $19.64M, up from 635,650 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Lionstone Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Aramark for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $7.64B market cap company. It closed at $31.02 lastly. It is down 25.17% since April 17, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 29.54% the S&P500. Some Historical ARMK News: 08/05/2018 – ARAMARK SEES FY ADJ EPS $2.20 TO $2.30, EST. $2.22; 08/05/2018 – ARAMARK REPORTS 2Q 2018 EARNINGS & BOOSTS 2018 OUTLOOK; 24/04/2018 – NJ Warn Notices: Aramark Campus Services, LLC – 06/30/2018; 24/04/2018 – NJ WARN NOTICE FOR ARAMARK CAMPUS SERVICES AFFECTS 147; 22/04/2018 – DJ Aramark, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (ARMK); 18/04/2018 – Aramark to Hold Conference Call on Second Quarter 2018 Earnings; 21/03/2018 – Ocean Hugger Foods, Inc. Announces Partnership with Aramark; 26/04/2018 – Ohio Warn Notice: Bexley/Franklin Potential Number Affected- Aramark Campus Services, LLC – Capital University – 06/28/2018; 08/05/2018 – Aramark Raises 2018 View To Adj EPS $2.20-Adj EPS $2.30; 29/03/2018 – MFS Growth Fund Exits Allergan, Cuts Aramark

Since December 12, 2018, it had 2 buys, and 0 selling transactions for $3.20 million activity. Another trade for 6,000 shares valued at $196,320 was made by SADOVE STEPHEN I on Thursday, December 13.

Lionstone Capital Management Llc, which manages about $414.04 million and $206.22M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Cannae Hldgs Inc by 131,000 shares to 378,484 shares, valued at $6.48 million in 2018Q4, according to the filing.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.34 in Q4 2018. Its up 0.06, from 1.28 in 2018Q3. It is positive, as 38 investors sold ARMK shares while 84 reduced holdings. 61 funds opened positions while 102 raised stakes. 232.97 million shares or 1.56% less from 236.66 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Engineers Gate Manager Lp reported 0.76% of its portfolio in Aramark (NYSE:ARMK). Ellington Gp Limited Liability Company invested in 101,411 shares. Reinhart Prns has 694,962 shares. Dimensional Fund LP has 2.71M shares. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage accumulated 33,276 shares. Amundi Pioneer Asset Inc has 922,560 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Natl Bank Of Mellon accumulated 1.34 million shares. Highlander Mgmt Ltd Liability Com holds 0.03% in Aramark (NYSE:ARMK) or 1,400 shares. Jennison Associates Ltd Liability Corp accumulated 1.34M shares. Parametric Portfolio Associates Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Aramark (NYSE:ARMK) for 289,365 shares. Credit Suisse Ag invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Aramark (NYSE:ARMK). Veritable Lp stated it has 8,844 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Wisconsin-based State Of Wisconsin Investment Board has invested 0.02% in Aramark (NYSE:ARMK). Amica Pension Fund Board Of Trustees invested in 16,798 shares. Vident Advisory Llc stated it has 15,422 shares.

More recent Aramark (NYSE:ARMK) news were published by: which released: “Aramark, U.S. Bank Stadium announce special Final Four food offerings (Gallery) – Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal” on April 04, 2019. Also published the news titled: “Events DC and Aramark Officially Kick Off New Food & Beverage Partnership at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center – PRNewswire” on April 09, 2019.‘s news article titled: “Aramark: 2nd In Class Performance At Rock Bottom Valuations – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: April 15, 2019 was also an interesting one.

Analysts await ANSYS, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANSS) to report earnings on May, 1. They expect $0.85 EPS, down 22.02% or $0.24 from last year’s $1.09 per share. ANSS’s profit will be $71.29 million for 55.71 P/E if the $0.85 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.90 actual EPS reported by ANSYS, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -55.26% negative EPS growth.

Since November 1, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 3 insider sales for $2.31 million activity. MAHONEY RICHARD S. also sold $1.17M worth of ANSYS, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANSS) on Thursday, January 3.

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