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Renaissance Group Has Trimmed Western Digital (WDC) Holding; Venator Capital Management LTD Has Lifted Salesforce Com (CRM) Position By $737,392

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Venator Capital Management Ltd increased Salesforce Com Inc (CRM) stake by 22.65% reported in 2018Q2 SEC filing. Venator Capital Management Ltd acquired 5,422 shares as Salesforce Com Inc (CRM)’s stock rose 13.82%. The Venator Capital Management Ltd holds 29,361 shares with $4.01M value, up from 23,939 last quarter. Salesforce Com Inc now has $106.52 billion valuation. The stock decreased 3.41% or $4.91 during the last trading session, reaching $139.24. About 6.98M shares traded or 2.58% up from the average. salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM) has risen 60.42% since December 5, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 44.80% the S&P500. Some Historical CRM News: 02/04/2018 – Salesforce was the sole bidder for MuleSoft and even paid 18 percent more than its original offer; 20/03/2018 – CNBC: Salesforce is in advance talks to buy MuleSoft, sources tell Reuters; 03/04/2018 – iWave Announces Salesforce Integration Available on the Salesforce AppExchange; 15/05/2018 – CORVEX ADDED NOW, ICE, MSFT, CRM, MON IN 1Q: 13F; 29/05/2018 – Salesforce will likely update its guidance to reflect the MuleSoft deal; 12/03/2018 – The Scientist Behind Salesforce’s AI Push; 28/03/2018 – ORANGE BELGIUM, ORANGE POLSKA PARTNER IN PACT W/ SALESFORCE; 20/03/2018 – SALESFORCE RAISES FY 2022 SALES GOAL TO $21B-23B ON MULESOFT; 15/03/2018 – NYDJ Apparel Selects Salesforce to Accelerate Growth and Deliver Personalized Shopping Experiences; 13/03/2018 – Salesforce Essentials is Here–Now Millions of Small Businesses Can Grow and lnnovate Faster on the World’s #1 CRM Platform

Renaissance Group Llc decreased Western Digital Corp (WDC) stake by 3.3% reported in 2018Q2 SEC filing. Renaissance Group Llc sold 12,295 shares as Western Digital Corp (WDC)’s stock declined 31.73%. The Renaissance Group Llc holds 359,745 shares with $27.85M value, down from 372,040 last quarter. Western Digital Corp now has $12.46B valuation. The stock decreased 7.18% or $3.33 during the last trading session, reaching $43.04. About 10.11M shares traded or 119.30% up from the average. Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) has declined 36.28% since December 5, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 51.90% the S&P500. Some Historical WDC News: 17/05/2018 – Rising stars slash debt costs in robust US economy; 09/03/2018 – Western Digital to invest $4.6bn in joint venture with Toshiba; 26/04/2018 – Western Digital 3Q Adj EPS $3.63; 27/03/2018 – Western Digital Provides Cost-Effective, Hybrid-Cloud Backup and Recovery Solution with StorReduce Software for Enterprises; 10/05/2018 – Western Digital to Participate at Investor Conference; 26/04/2018 – WESTERN DIGITAL 3Q NET REV. $5.0B, EST. $4.93B; 26/04/2018 – WESTERN DIGITAL 3Q ADJ EPS $3.63, EST. $3.30; 19/04/2018 – DJ Western Digital Corporation, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (WDC); 16/03/2018 – Western Dig: Get Set for NAND Supply Tightness, Says Baird — Barron’s Blog; 15/05/2018 – WDC SUCCESSFULLY REPRICES $2.455B OF USD TERM B LOANS

Analysts await Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) to report earnings on January, 24. They expect $1.30 EPS, down 64.09% or $2.32 from last year’s $3.62 per share. WDC’s profit will be $376.26M for 8.28 P/E if the $1.30 EPS becomes a reality. After $2.78 actual EPS reported by Western Digital Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -53.24% negative EPS growth.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.25 in Q2 2018. Its up 0.27, from 0.98 in 2018Q1. It is positive, as 61 investors sold WDC shares while 192 reduced holdings. 68 funds opened positions while 247 raised stakes. 234.39 million shares or 3.26% less from 242.29 million shares in 2018Q1 were reported. Bridgeway Capital Mgmt has invested 0.59% in Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC). Bailard reported 36,713 shares. Great West Life Assurance Can owns 519,600 shares for 0.09% of their portfolio. S&T Natl Bank Pa invested 2.3% in Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC). 1.19 million were reported by State Of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D. First Comml Bank Of Omaha has 0.2% invested in Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) for 36,581 shares. Grimes Company accumulated 63,069 shares or 0.43% of the stock. Nuwave Investment Mgmt Limited Liability Co reported 4,002 shares. Moreover, Robeco Institutional Asset Management Bv has 0.19% invested in Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) for 512,956 shares. Comm Comml Bank holds 0.01% or 7,226 shares. Koshinski Asset holds 0.34% of its portfolio in Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) for 6,683 shares. Panagora Asset Mgmt reported 0.46% stake. Dnb Asset Mgmt As invested in 34,838 shares. Parsec Financial Inc owns 113,851 shares. Norinchukin Bancorp The invested 0.04% in Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC).

Since June 5, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 3 insider sales for $1.89 million activity. RAY MICHAEL CHARLES had sold 525 shares worth $43,276. DENERO HENRY T also sold $556,051 worth of Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) on Tuesday, June 5. MASSENGILL MATTHEW E also sold $80,148 worth of Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) shares. 24,938 shares valued at $1.77 million were sold by LONG MARK P on Monday, July 30.

Among 16 analysts covering Western Digital (NASDAQ:WDC), 5 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 31% are positive. Western Digital had 19 analyst reports since July 10, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Market Perform” rating by BMO Capital Markets given on Friday, October 26. On Friday, October 26 the stock rating was downgraded by Benchmark to “Hold”. Bank of America maintained it with “Buy” rating and $110 target in Friday, July 27 report. As per Monday, October 1, the company rating was downgraded by Mizuho. Evercore downgraded Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) rating on Tuesday, September 4. Evercore has “In-Line” rating and $75 target. Stifel Nicolaus maintained it with “Buy” rating and $93 target in Friday, July 27 report. Citigroup maintained the shares of WDC in report on Monday, July 30 with “Buy” rating. The stock has “Market Perform” rating by Cowen & Co on Wednesday, August 15. The stock of Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) earned “Buy” rating by Citigroup on Monday, October 29. The firm has “Market Perform” rating given on Friday, July 27 by BMO Capital Markets.

More notable recent Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “Here’s Why You Should Get Rid of Western Digital (WDC) Stock – Nasdaq” on November 28, 2018, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “Western Digital (WDC) Stock Sinks As Market Gains: What You Should Know – Nasdaq” published on November 30, 2018, Nasdaq.com published: “Noteworthy Wednesday Option Activity: SJM, WDC, TWTR – Nasdaq” on November 28, 2018. More interesting news about Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “Nasdaq 100 Movers: WDC, ALGN – Nasdaq” published on November 07, 2018 as well as Fool.com‘s news article titled: “Near a 6-Year Low, Is Western Digital a Buy? – Motley Fool” with publication date: November 29, 2018.

Renaissance Group Llc increased Kddi Corp (KDDIY) stake by 24,168 shares to 1.34M valued at $18.33M in 2018Q2. It also upped Nxp Semiconductors Nv (NASDAQ:NXPI) stake by 4,202 shares and now owns 165,068 shares. Sony Corp (NYSE:SNE) was raised too.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.61 in 2018 Q2. Its up 0.17, from 1.44 in 2018Q1. It is positive, as 40 investors sold CRM shares while 254 reduced holdings. 121 funds opened positions while 353 raised stakes. 610.03 million shares or 0.25% more from 608.53 million shares in 2018Q1 were reported. Piedmont Inv Advsrs Limited Liability Co owns 30,380 shares for 0.2% of their portfolio. Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advsr Limited Liability Partnership Ma has invested 0.03% in salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM). Honeywell Int invested in 100,000 shares or 0.82% of the stock. Moreover, Brown Advisory has 1.78% invested in salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM). Moreover, Alexandria Cap Ltd Liability Com has 0.24% invested in salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM). Mathes reported 2.22% of its portfolio in salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM). Jasper Ridge Prns LP invested in 0.11% or 10,023 shares. Glynn Mngmt Ltd Liability has 8.78% invested in salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM). Pinnacle Associates Ltd has 0.1% invested in salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM). Strategic Advsrs Lc invested in 0.18% or 3,276 shares. Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd accumulated 2,022 shares. Nelson Roberts Invest Llc, California-based fund reported 72,856 shares. Forbes J M Co Limited Liability Partnership owns 103,935 shares. Hm Payson Com reported 2,069 shares. Middleton And Ma holds 109,135 shares or 2.55% of its portfolio.

More notable recent salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Salesforce Knocks It Out Of The Park – Seeking Alpha” on December 04, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Salesforce.com: What Else Did You Expect? – Seeking Alpha” published on November 28, 2018, Seekingalpha.com published: “Salesforce Reports Earnings Below The Cloud Of A Potential ‘Death Cross’ – Seeking Alpha” on November 27, 2018. More interesting news about salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM) were released by: 247Wallst.com and their article: “Jefferies Top Growth Stock Picks Could Be Huge Year-End Winners – 24/7 Wall St.” published on December 03, 2018 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Salesforce: Full Force Ahead Into FY20 – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: November 30, 2018.

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