Royal Caribbean Cruises LTD (RCL) Stock Value Rose While Trexquant Investment LP Decreased Its Holding; Twin Capital Management Decreased Stake in Clorox Co Com (CLX) as Share Value Declined

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Twin Capital Management Inc decreased its stake in Clorox Co Com (CLX) by 30.44% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Twin Capital Management Inc sold 6,480 shares as the company’s stock declined 4.50% while stock markets rallied. The hedge fund held 14,810 shares of the specialty chemicals company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $2.28M, down from 21,290 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Twin Capital Management Inc who had been investing in Clorox Co Com for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $19.56B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.49% or $0.75 during the last trading session, reaching $152.64. About 308,325 shares traded. The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX) has risen 21.73% since April 9, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 17.36% the S&P500. Some Historical CLX News: 07/05/2018 – S&PGR Assigns Clorox’s $500M Sr Unsecd Notes ‘A-‘ Rtg; 12/03/2018 Clorox Announces Agreement To Acquire Nutranext, A Leader In Dietary Supplements; 08/05/2018 – Prebiotics and Probiotics Team Up in Renew Life’s First Organic Supplement; 12/03/2018 – Clorox to Buy Dietary Supplement Company for $700M; 18/05/2018 – At a valuation of $16 billion, that makes the India business worth more than 170 companies in the S&P 500 including Clorox, Macy’s and Tiffany & Co; 21/05/2018 – CLOROX CO CLX.N SETS REGULAR QUARTERLY DIVIDEND OF $0.96/SHR; 07/05/2018 – Lake District Hospital Proactively Implements Top UV Technology to Enhance Infection Prevention Protocols; 02/05/2018 – Clorox Now Sees FY18 Gross Margin Down 100-150 Basis Points; 12/03/2018 – Clorox Expect Nutranext Acquisition to Close in Fiscal 4Q ending June 3; 16/03/2018 – CAFC: AUTO-KAPS, LLC v. CLOROX COMPANY [RULE 36 JUDGMENT] – Appeal #17-1456 – 2018-03-16

Trexquant Investment Lp decreased its stake in Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd (RCL) by 51.66% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Trexquant Investment Lp sold 21,975 shares as the company’s stock rose 4.57% with the market. The institutional investor held 20,562 shares of the marine transportation company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $2.01 million, down from 42,537 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Trexquant Investment Lp who had been investing in Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $24.30B market cap company. The stock decreased 1.92% or $2.27 during the last trading session, reaching $116.15. About 430,695 shares traded. Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE:RCL) has declined 5.07% since April 9, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 9.44% the S&P500. Some Historical RCL News: 26/04/2018 – ROYAL CARIBBEAN SEES 2Q ADJ. EPS $1.85 TO $1.90, EST. $1.96; 15/03/2018 – Royal Caribbean Eyes Next Generation of Cruisers with Multibillion-Dollar Investment In Ships, Experiences and Destinations; 26/04/2018 – ROYAL CARIBBEAN SEES FY ADJ EPS $8.70 TO $8.90, EST. $8.76; 26/04/2018 – Royal Caribbean Sees 2Q Adj EPS $1.85-Adj EPS $1.90; 26/04/2018 – ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES LTD QTRLY NET CRUISE COSTS EXCLUDING FUEL PER APCD WERE UP 11.2% IN CONSTANT-CURRENCY (UP 12.5% AS-REPORTED); 26/04/2018 – ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES LTD – INCREASED FORECAST OF FULL YEAR ADJUSTED EPS TO A RANGE OF $8.70 TO $8.90 PER SHARE, $0.15 ABOVE PREVIOUS GUIDANCE; 12/04/2018 – Talend Connect 2018: New Speakers Include AstraZeneca, Royal Caribbean & TD Bank; 26/04/2018 – RCL SEES 2018 NET YIELD UP 2.0%-3.75% IN CONSTANT FX; 19/03/2018 – ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES LTD RCL.N – AFTER SALE OF GOLDEN ERA, IT IS EXPECTED THAT SKYSEA WILL WIND DOWN ITS BUSINESS OPERATIONS BEFORE END OF 2018; 21/03/2018 – Royal Caribbean Non-Deal Roadshow Set By Wedbush for Mar. 28-29

Since November 6, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 10 selling transactions for $52.54 million activity. 25,950 shares were sold by Willoughby Dawn C, worth $4.27M. Barral Diego J also sold $2.03 million worth of The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX) shares. 152,449 shares valued at $25.13M were sold by Dorer Benno O on Tuesday, December 4. GARNER DENISE also sold $3.00 million worth of The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX) on Thursday, December 6. 6,882 shares were sold by Costello Michael R., worth $1.10M on Thursday, November 15. Baker Jeff sold $600,487 worth of stock.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.88 in 2018 Q4. Its up 0.02, from 0.86 in 2018Q3. It improved, as 49 investors sold CLX shares while 259 reduced holdings. 83 funds opened positions while 187 raised stakes. 101.14 million shares or 5.58% more from 95.79 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Franklin Street Advisors Inc Nc invested in 0.19% or 7,681 shares. Btr Cap Mngmt Inc invested 0.07% in The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX). Albion Group Ut reported 27,500 shares. Voloridge Inv Limited Liability Company invested in 0.02% or 2,841 shares. Northeast Invest invested in 94,045 shares or 1.4% of the stock. Endowment Mngmt Ltd Partnership reported 1,730 shares. Financial Counselors Incorporated reported 10,176 shares. Sun Life Fincl has 351 shares. Bollard Grp Ltd Liability Company holds 31,547 shares or 0.21% of its portfolio. Pggm reported 32,900 shares. The Washington-based Washington Savings Bank has invested 0.01% in The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX). Moreover, State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement Sys has 0.09% invested in The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX). Jarislowsky Fraser Limited holds 0.01% or 5,950 shares. Greenleaf has invested 0.01% in The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX). Maryland-based Court Place Ltd Llc has invested 0.12% in The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX).

More notable recent The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX) news were published by: Benzinga.com which released: “Benzinga’s Top Upgrades, Downgrades For April 8, 2019 – Benzinga” on April 08, 2019, also 247Wallst.com with their article: “Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AEP, Boeing, Dollar Tree, GE, Micron, NextEra, P&G, Roku, Snap, Starbucks, Tesla, Wynn and More – 24/7 Wall St.” published on April 08, 2019, Investorplace.com published: “3 Out-of-Favor Consumer Stocks to Buy – Investorplace.com” on March 20, 2019. More interesting news about The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX) were released by: Prnewswire.com and their article: “Clorox Earns 100% Score on Human Rights Campaign’s LGBTQ Workplace Equality Scorecard for 13th Consecutive Year – PRNewswire” published on March 28, 2019 as well as Prnewswire.com‘s news article titled: “Scoop Away┬« Partners With Lil BUB To Spread Positivity, Acceptance And Love For Special Needs Pets – PRNewswire” with publication date: April 02, 2019.

Twin Capital Management Inc, which manages about $948.03M and $1.77 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) by 9,090 shares to 167,150 shares, valued at $7.55 million in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Dowdupont Inc Common by 27,230 shares in the quarter, for a total of 209,045 shares, and has risen its stake in Molson Coors Brewing Com Cl B (NYSE:TAP).

Analysts await The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX) to report earnings on May, 1. They expect $1.48 earnings per share, up 8.03% or $0.11 from last year’s $1.37 per share. CLX’s profit will be $189.68M for 25.78 P/E if the $1.48 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.40 actual earnings per share reported by The Clorox Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 5.71% EPS growth.

More notable recent Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE:RCL) news were published by: Fool.com which released: “Why Shares of Royal Caribbean Cruises Fell 6% Today – The Motley Fool” on January 03, 2019, also Benzinga.com with their article: “Royal Caribbean Sailing Higher After Upgrade (NYSE:RCL) – Benzinga” published on August 29, 2018, Fool.com published: “Why Royal Caribbean Cruises Stock Just Dropped 5.5% – The Motley Fool” on December 20, 2018. More interesting news about Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE:RCL) were released by: Fool.com and their article: “How to Invest in Cruise Line Stocks – The Motley Fool” published on March 13, 2019 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Royal Caribbean +4% after positive outlook – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: January 30, 2019.

Analysts await Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE:RCL) to report earnings on April, 25. They expect $1.11 earnings per share, up 1.83% or $0.02 from last year’s $1.09 per share. RCL’s profit will be $232.20M for 26.16 P/E if the $1.11 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.53 actual earnings per share reported by Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -27.45% negative EPS growth.

Trexquant Investment Lp, which manages about $105.00M and $1.60 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Lpl Finl Hldgs Inc (NASDAQ:LPLA) by 15,914 shares to 34,363 shares, valued at $2.10 million in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Constellation Brands Inc (NYSE:STZ) by 53,303 shares in the quarter, for a total of 58,711 shares, and has risen its stake in Iberiabank Corp (NASDAQ:IBKC).

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