As Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV) Market Valuation Rose, Holder Rockefeller Financial Services INC Upped Position

February 24, 2018 - By Adrian Mccoy

Investors sentiment increased to 0.89 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.06, from 0.83 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 69 investors sold LUV shares while 249 reduced holdings. 70 funds opened positions while 213 raised stakes. 441.14 million shares or 4.78% less from 463.31 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. 273,771 were reported by Qs Invsts Ltd Liability. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) invested 0.02% of its portfolio in Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV). Lee Danner And Bass has 93,717 shares. Montgomery Inv holds 5,900 shares. Mercer Capital Advisers reported 200 shares stake. Keybank Natl Association Oh invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV). Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc accumulated 113,570 shares. Point72 Asia (Hong Kong) holds 0% or 98 shares in its portfolio. The Minnesota-based Advantus Capital has invested 0.08% in Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV). Mirador Cap Prtnrs Ltd Partnership stated it has 22,983 shares. Old Mutual Global Investors (Uk) Limited reported 198 shares. Shell Asset Communication stated it has 0.02% of its portfolio in Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV). Johnson Grp reported 0.16% stake. Atlantic Trust Group Limited Co accumulated 31,373 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Tower Research Capital Ltd Company (Trc) invested in 0% or 791 shares.

Since October 17, 2017, it had 1 insider buy, and 3 selling transactions for $2.03 million activity. Jordan Robert E also sold $2.12M worth of Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) shares. 3,500 shares were bought by CUNNINGHAM WILLIAM H DR, worth $196,875. MONTFORD JOHN T had sold 1,695 shares worth $107,240 on Wednesday, December 13.

Rockefeller Financial Services Inc increased its stake in Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV) by 3.95% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Rockefeller Financial Services Inc bought 121,447 shares as the company’s stock rose 1.26% with the market. The institutional investor held 3.19M shares of the air freight and delivery services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $178.77M, up from 3.07M at the end of the previous reported quarter. Rockefeller Financial Services Inc who had been investing in Southwest Airlines Co. for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $34.10 billion market cap company. The stock increased 1.17% or $0.67 during the last trading session, reaching $57.99. About 3.31M shares traded. Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) has risen 37.63% since February 24, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 20.93% the S&P500.

Rockefeller Financial Services Inc, which manages about $5.25B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Abiomed Inc (NASDAQ:ABMD) by 28,736 shares to 193,674 shares, valued at $32.65 million in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Newfield Exploration Company (NYSE:NFX) by 742,806 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 858 shares, and cut its stake in Roper Industries Inc. (NYSE:ROP).

More notable recent Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) news were published by: which released: “Southwest is sued by Arabic speaker who was removed from plane” on February 13, 2018, also with their article: “Southwest Defies More Than Just Conventional Airline Stereotypes” published on February 14, 2018, published: “Southwest Airlines to begin shipping internationally” on February 20, 2018. More interesting news about Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) were released by: and their article: “Southwest Airlines Extends Flight Schedule Through Oct. 1, 2018” published on February 15, 2018 as well as‘s news article titled: “Southwest Airlines Stands Steady In Market Volatility” with publication date: February 12, 2018.

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) Ratings Coverage

Among 19 analysts covering Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV), 14 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 74% are positive. Southwest Airlines Co. had 64 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Friday, July 22 by Cowen & Co. Imperial Capital maintained Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) rating on Friday, January 27. Imperial Capital has “Outperform” rating and $63 target. JP Morgan upgraded the stock to “Overweight” rating in Thursday, July 30 report. Stephens initiated Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) rating on Tuesday, March 29. Stephens has “Overweight” rating and $60 target. The company was maintained on Wednesday, September 27 by Stifel Nicolaus. The rating was maintained by Cowen & Co on Friday, October 27 with “Buy”. The rating was maintained by JP Morgan with “Overweight” on Wednesday, November 1. As per Thursday, February 4, the company rating was maintained by JP Morgan. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Buy” on Thursday, August 24. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Wednesday, January 25 by JP Morgan.

Receive News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings with our daily email newsletter.

Free Email Newsletter

Enter your email address below to get the latest news and analysts' ratings for your stocks with our FREE daily email newsletter: