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At&T (T) Shareholder Telos Capital Management Has Upped Its Stake by $1.42 Million as Market Value Rose; Varonis Systems (VRNS) Valuation Declined While Ion Asset Management LTD Decreased Position

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Telos Capital Management Inc increased its stake in At&T Inc (T) by 61.86% based on its latest 2018Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Telos Capital Management Inc bought 44,325 shares as the company’s stock rose 3.72% with the market. The institutional investor held 115,982 shares of the telecommunications equipment company at the end of 2018Q2, valued at $3.73 million, up from 71,657 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Telos Capital Management Inc who had been investing in At&T Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $218.34 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 2.38% or $0.73 during the last trading session, reaching $30. About 35.49M shares traded. AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) has declined 7.83% since December 6, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 23.45% the S&P500. Some Historical T News: 15/03/2018 – Channel NewsAsia: AT&T, Time Warner merger trial to be delayed two days; 06/04/2018 – AT&T’s Bond Exchange Makes Small Dent in Costs It Wanted to Cut; 11/05/2018 – Yahoo! UK: Exclusive – AT&T CEO says hiring Trump lawyer was ‘big mistake’: memo; 10/05/2018 – ♫ Reuters Insider – U.S. ‘net neutrality’ rules to end; 25/04/2018 – AT&T 1Q Rev $38B; 19/03/2018 – JUDGE WEIGHING ARGUMENTS FROM DOJ, AT&T ON DAY 1 OF TRIAL; 07/03/2018 – AT&T’s DirecTV Latin America unit files for U.S. IPO; 06/03/2018 – AT&T Sees FY18 Adj EPS Growth in Low Single Digits, Outlines Capital Plans; 11/05/2018 – CNBC Wires: EXCLUSIVE-AT&T DID NOT BREAK THE LAW – STEPHENSON IN MEMO; 15/03/2018 – AT&T Antitrust Trial to Last Twice as Long as Initial Estimate

Ion Asset Management Ltd decreased its stake in Varonis Systems Inc (VRNS) by 10.41% based on its latest 2018Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Ion Asset Management Ltd sold 106,669 shares as the company’s stock declined 5.93% while stock markets rallied. The hedge fund held 917,820 shares of the technology company at the end of 2018Q2, valued at $68.38M, down from 1.02M at the end of the previous reported quarter. Ion Asset Management Ltd who had been investing in Varonis Systems Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $1.68 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.88% or $0.5 during the last trading session, reaching $57.1. About 208,865 shares traded. Varonis Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRNS) has risen 91.94% since December 6, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 76.32% the S&P500. Some Historical VRNS News: 20/03/2018 – Varonis Announces Dates and Cities for Customer Event Series; 26/04/2018 – Media Alert: Varonis Demos Latest Products and Presents Insights on Data-Centric Security at Dell Technologies World 2018; 13/04/2018 – Varonis Systems Presenting at RSA Conference Apr 17; 30/04/2018 – Varonis Systems Sees FY Rev $264M-$268.5M; 30/04/2018 – Varonis Systems 1Q Loss/Shr 53c; 30/04/2018 – Varonis Systems 1Q Rev $53.5M; 16/04/2018 – Varonis Systems Presenting at RSA Conference Tomorrow; 29/05/2018 – Varonis to Showcase Latest Products and Host Presentations on Data-Centric Security at Infosecurity Europe 2018; 06/03/2018 Varonis Introduces Support for Hewlett Packard Enterprise 3PAR StoreServ Storage for File Access and Auditing; 29/05/2018 – Varonis Celebrates Winners of Inaugural Channel Partner Awards

Investors sentiment increased to 1.33 in Q2 2018. Its up 0.36, from 0.97 in 2018Q1. It is positive, as 13 investors sold VRNS shares while 65 reduced holdings. 41 funds opened positions while 63 raised stakes. 23.05 million shares or 3.85% more from 22.20 million shares in 2018Q1 were reported. Amp Cap Ltd reported 0% stake. Moreover, Shannon River Fund Mgmt Ltd Liability has 0.58% invested in Varonis Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRNS). Ameriprise Financial owns 63,617 shares. Fuller Thaler Asset Mgmt stated it has 0.15% of its portfolio in Varonis Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRNS). Arrowstreet LP reported 304,164 shares or 0.06% of all its holdings. Horseman Mngmt Ltd accumulated 20,000 shares. Falcon Point Ltd Liability has 3,370 shares. Qs Investors Ltd has 0.01% invested in Varonis Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRNS) for 17,828 shares. Nuveen Asset Management Ltd Com holds 0.02% of its portfolio in Varonis Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRNS) for 42,805 shares. Etrade Management Limited stated it has 3,946 shares. Stifel has 21,942 shares. Cadence Capital Management Lc invested in 27,383 shares or 0.12% of the stock. Invesco Ltd stated it has 187,195 shares. Metropolitan Life Ins owns 8,983 shares. Proshare Advsrs Ltd Liability Co invested in 0% or 3,660 shares.

Among 15 analysts covering Varonis Systems (NASDAQ:VRNS), 12 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 80% are positive. Varonis Systems had 69 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Equal-Weight” rating by Barclays Capital on Thursday, July 12. The company was maintained on Friday, January 12 by Stephens. Needham maintained Varonis Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRNS) on Monday, April 23 with “Buy” rating. The stock of Varonis Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRNS) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, April 19 by Jefferies. The company was maintained on Thursday, November 12 by Imperial Capital. Imperial Capital maintained it with “Outperform” rating and $35 target in Friday, August 12 report. The stock of Varonis Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRNS) earned “Equal-Weight” rating by Morgan Stanley on Tuesday, October 30. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, March 23 by Stifel Nicolaus. Barclays Capital maintained the stock with “Equal-Weight” rating in Friday, August 4 report. On Thursday, April 28 the stock rating was maintained by Stephens with “Overweight”.

Analysts await Varonis Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRNS) to report earnings on February, 11. They expect $0.09 earnings per share, down 50.00% or $0.09 from last year’s $0.18 per share. VRNS’s profit will be $2.65M for 158.61 P/E if the $0.09 EPS becomes a reality. After $-0.25 actual earnings per share reported by Varonis Systems, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -136.00% EPS growth.

Since June 5, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 2 sales for $1.58 million activity. Another trade for 3,209 shares valued at $261,594 was made by Iohan Gili on Tuesday, June 5. 1,616 shares valued at $117,736 were sold by Melamed Guy on Friday, August 31.

More notable recent Varonis Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRNS) news were published by: Fool.com which released: “Varonis Systems Expects Growth to Slow Down This Year – The Motley Fool” on May 01, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Varonis Systems’ (VRNS) CEO Yaki Faitelson on Q3 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript – Seeking Alpha” published on October 29, 2018, Globenewswire.com published: “Varonis Announces Date of Second Quarter 2018 Financial Results – GlobeNewswire” on July 10, 2018. More interesting news about Varonis Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRNS) were released by: Globenewswire.com and their article: “Varonis Announces Q2 Winners of Channel Partner Awards – GlobeNewswire” published on August 28, 2018 as well as Globenewswire.com‘s news article titled: “Varonis Announces Dates and Cities for Customer Event Series – GlobeNewswire” with publication date: March 20, 2018.

Among 37 analysts covering AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T), 17 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 18 Hold. Therefore 46% are positive. AT&T Inc. had 100 analyst reports since July 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Robert W. Baird maintained AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) on Wednesday, September 20 with “Buy” rating. Deutsche Bank maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Tuesday, June 28 report. JP Morgan maintained the shares of T in report on Tuesday, June 19 with “Neutral” rating. As per Thursday, April 7, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. Scotia Capital maintained AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) rating on Friday, April 20. Scotia Capital has “Hold” rating and $3900 target. Scotia Capital maintained it with “Hold” rating and $40.0 target in Tuesday, January 30 report. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Sector Perform” rating in Thursday, January 26 report. The rating was upgraded by Robert W. Baird on Monday, December 12 to “Outperform”. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Hold” rating and $4200 target in Friday, July 7 report. The company was maintained on Friday, July 22 by FBR Capital.

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