Axa Buys 77825 Shares of Centene Corporation

911,922 shares of the company's stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 1,470,000. Centene Corp. now has $17.65 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.06% or $0.11 during the last trading session, reaching $177.42. About 55,432 shares traded. Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT) has risen 14.19% since March 7, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 15.16% the S&P500. Pinebridge Investments Lp sold 35,677 shares as South Jersey Inds Inc Com (SJI)'s stock rose 5.23%. Epoch Investment Partners Inc. now owns 997,346 shares of the company's stock valued at $96,513,000 after acquiring an additional 746,783 shares during the period. The stock increased 1.22% or $0.65 during the last trading session, reaching $53.9. About 999,660 shares traded. South Jersey Industries, Inc. Cambrex Corporation (NYSE:CBM) has risen 11.15% since March 7, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 7.46% the S&P500.

Among 40 analysts covering Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA), 36 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 63% are positive. South Jersey Industries had 27 analyst reports since August 10, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Monday, November 13, the company rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Buy" on Friday, January 12. On Monday, January 8 the stock rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with "Buy". Hilliard Lyons upgraded South Jersey Industries, Inc. The rating was maintained by UBS with "Buy" on Wednesday, July 26. Williams Capital Group upgraded South Jersey Industries, Inc. The stock of Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT) has "Hold" rating given on Monday, July 17 by Cowen & Co. The company was initiated on Tuesday, June 14 by JP Morgan. The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Tuesday, November 1 by Guggenheim. The firm has "Neutral" rating by Longbow given on Wednesday, February 14. The company presently has a consensus rating of "Buy" and a consensus target price of $110.28.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.07 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.14, from 1.21 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 18 investors sold CBM shares while 61 reduced holdings. 16 funds opened positions while 66 raised stakes. 2,197 were accumulated by Quantbot Tech Lp. Alliancebernstein Ltd Partnership holds 116,708 shares. Ing Groep Nv holds 0.03% or 18,654 shares. San Francisco Sentry Inv (Ca) has invested 0.04% in South Jersey Industries, Inc. State Teachers Retirement reported 0.01% in Cambrex Corporation (NYSE:CBM). Principal Financial owns 492,498 shares. Peoples Services Corp has 0.04% invested in South Jersey Industries, Inc. (NYSE:SJI). Ct Mason invested in 39,893 shares. Fort Washington Investment Oh accumulated 19,950 shares. Sei Co stated it has 0% in South Jersey Industries, Inc. (NYSE:SJI). Waddell & Reed accumulated 0.01% or 93,189 shares. State Bank Of Ny Mellon holds 0.01% or 1.43 million shares. Td Asset Mngmt reported 21,474 shares. Hsbc Public Limited has invested 0.03% of its portfolio in Centene Corporation (NYSE:CNC). (NYSE:SJI) for 614,172 shares.

Redmile Group Llc, which manages about $1.27 billion and $2.03B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Amicus Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:FOLD) by 1.03 million shares to 11.01M shares, valued at $166.07M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It also upped Citizens Finl Group Inc Com (NYSE:CFG) stake by 34,054 shares and now owns 298,536 shares.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.89 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.01, from 0.88 in 2017Q2.

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Several other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. 83 funds opened positions while 160 raised stakes. The company reported $0.97 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.94 by $0.03. Los Angeles Cap Mgmt And Equity Inc holds 197,718 shares. Numeric Invsts Ltd Liability Company reported 59,901 shares. City Hldgs holds 0.01% or 207 shares. Moreover, California State Teachers Retirement has 0.06% invested in Centene Corporation (NYSE:CNC) for 296,293 shares. Schwab Charles Invest Mngmt stated it has 0.06% of its portfolio in Centene Corporation (NYSE:CNC).

Want to see what other hedge funds are holding CNC? Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft Mbh owns 110,100 shares or 0.43% of their USA portfolio. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.68, a current ratio of 0.93 and a quick ratio of 0.93. Osborne Partners Mgmt Limited Liability Corporation holds 99,780 shares or 1.32% of its portfolio. Her Majesty The Queen In Right Of The Province Of Alberta As Represented By Alberta Mngmt has invested 0.16% in Centene Corporation (NYSE:CNC). South Dakota Invest Council invested in 311,158 shares. State Of Wisconsin Inv Board invested 0.07% of its portfolio in Centene Corporation (NYSE:CNC). Mirae Asset Invs holds 33,032 shares. Avalon Advsrs has invested 0.32% of its portfolio in Centene Corporation (NYSE:CNC).

Centene Corporation is a healthcare company. The legal version of this article can be read at

In other news, EVP Jesse N. Hunter sold 10,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, December 19th. Insiders own 3.00% of the company's stock. Therefore 80% are positive.

COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: "Buckingham Asset Management LLC Raises Position in Centene Corporation (CNC)" was first reported by The Lincolnian Online and is the sole property of of The Lincolnian Online. On Monday, January 4 the stock rating was downgraded by Goldman Sachs to "Buy". Oppenheimer upped their price target on shares of Centene from $111.00 to $122.00 and gave the stock an "outperform" rating in a research report on Wednesday, December 20th. Goldman Sachs downgraded the shares of CNC in report on Wednesday, July 22 to "Sell" rating. Leerink Swann restated a "market perform" rating and set a $90.00 price target (down from $100.00) on shares of Centene in a research report on Tuesday, February 13th. As per Wednesday, October 25, the company rating was maintained by Cantor Fitzgerald.

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