Ferguson Wellman Capital Management Inc bought 3,613 shares as the company's stock declined 7.45% with the market. Capital Investment Services Of America Inc sold 23,900 shares as the company's stock rose 14.30% while stock markets declined. The average target $41.10 is 13.16% above the last ($36.32) price. The Southern Company (NYSE:SO) has declined 11.47% since April 16, 2017 and is downtrending. PFE underperformed by 9.12% the S&P 500. Sitrin Capital Management LLC lifted its stake in shares of Pfizer by 1.8% in the 2nd quarter. ProVise Management Group LLC now owns 244,076 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock valued at $8,198,000 after purchasing an additional 13,616 shares during the period. The institutional investor held 1.30 million shares of the health care company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $4.72 million, up from 122,473 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Steinberg Global Asset Management who had been investing in Occidental Pete Corp Del for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $56.38 billion market cap company. The stock has been moved at -7.61 percent over the last six months and 0 percent during previous year. Bruce Inc stated it has 455,332 shares or 3.57% of all its holdings. ResMed Inc. (NYSE:RMD) has risen 35.71% since April 16, 2017 and is uptrending. It has change of 0.10, from 2017Q3's 0.96. It worsened, as 67 investors sold T shares while 714 reduced holdings. Arrow Finance Corp reported 91,941 shares or 2.42% of all its holdings.
Ferguson Wellman Capital Management Inc, which manages about $3.83B and $2.90 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in General Electric (NYSE:GE) by 105,164 shares to 314,921 shares, valued at $5.50M in 2017Q4, according to the filing. North Star Investment Corp invested in 0.59% or 92,217 shares. Geode Cap Mgmt Ltd Llc invested in 7.76 million shares. (NYSE:PFE). Grace And White reported 0.09% of its portfolio in Pfizer Inc. Dorsey And Whitney Tru Limited Liability invested in 173,855 shares or 1.16% of the stock. Bancorporation Of Hawaii accumulated 43,900 shares. Baxter Bros has 4,700 shares for 0.06% of their portfolio. Texas Yale Cap Corporation has invested 0.26% in Pfizer Inc. Lloyds Bk Gp Pcl owns 444 shares. Lowe Brockenbrough And has 5,609 shares for 0.09% of their portfolio. The short ratio in the company's stock is documented at 3.85 and the short float is around of 1.65%. Also, insider Mikael Dolsten sold 69,699 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Friday, March 9th. Shelter Mutual Insurance Communications reported 2.59% of its portfolio in Pfizer Inc. They expect $0.66 EPS, up 340.00% or $0.51 from last year's $0.15 per share. The profit will be $4.34 billion for PFE if $0.73 EPS becomes true. Analysts sees 17.74 % EPS growth this quarter. (NYSE:PFE) by some 167,826,483 shares, 933 decreased positions by 122,582,968 and 233 held positions by 3,997,839,385. Therefore 25% are positive. Pfizer had 76 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Tuesday, November 21 the firm earned "Buy" rating by BMO Capital Markets. The firm has "Hold" rating by Jefferies given on Monday, February 26. The firm has "Overweight" rating given on Wednesday, September 20 by Morgan Stanley. Jefferies maintained the shares of PFE in report on Monday, June 20 with "Buy" rating. On Thursday, April 5 the company was downgraded by Barclays Capital. The company was maintained on Wednesday, August 9 by Oppenheimer. On Sunday, January 28 the stock rating was maintained by SunTrust with "Hold". The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets on Wednesday, August 2 with "Market Perform". UBS maintained it with "Buy" rating and $38.0 target in Wednesday, November 1 report. The firm earned "Overweight" rating on Thursday, April 7 by JP Morgan.
NYSE PFE opened at $36.32 on Friday.
Since December 15, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 12 sales for $12.99 million activity.
In the transaction dated March 06, 2018, the great number of shares disposed came courtesy the Executive Vice President; Hill Charles H disposed a total of 42,393 shares at an average price of $35.76, amounting to approximately $1,515,974. Over the last ninety days, insiders have sold 248,037 shares of company stock worth $9,064,785. (NYSE:PFE) shares were sold by LUND-JURGENSEN KIRSTEN.
Pfizer Inc discovers, develops, manufactures, and sells healthcare products worldwide. (NYSE:PFE) for 112,300 shares.
During Q4 2017 the big money sentiment increased to 1.06. Its down 0.06, from 0.83 in 2017Q3. It increased, as 57 investors sold VZ shares while 662 reduced holdings. 14 funds opened positions while 36 raised stakes. Altavista Wealth holds 1.16% or 75,885 shares in its portfolio.
Pfizer announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a stock buyback plan on Monday, December 18th that authorizes the company to repurchase $10.00 billion in outstanding shares. (NYSE:PFE). 39,400 were reported by Annex Advisory Ser Limited Company. Ronna Sue Cohen has 0.2% invested in Pfizer Inc.
Pfizer (NYSE:PFE) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, January 31st. (NYSE:PFE) for 774,724 shs. The biopharmaceutical company reported $0.62 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.56 by $0.06. Iberiabank Corporation holds 0.97% or 171,194 shares. Some investors looking to make a quick dollar may jump in head first without a plan. Pinebridge Invests LP stated it has 28,098 shares.
Solaris Asset Mngmt Limited Liability Com owns 15,535 shs. Ifc Inc Fl holds 52,906 shares or 0.17% of its portfolio. (NYSE:PFE) for 27.98M shs.