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Duke Energy Os;S En (DUK) Share Price Rose While Hexavest Lowered by $1.81 Million Its Stake; Varonis Sys (VRNS) Holder Pnc Financial Services Group Lifted Its Stake by $2.24 Million

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Hexavest Inc decreased its stake in Duke Energy Corp Os;S En (DUK) by 5.54% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Hexavest Inc sold 22,602 shares as the company’s stock rose 9.96% while stock markets declined. The hedge fund held 385,501 shares of the power generation company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $30.85 million, down from 408,103 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Hexavest Inc who had been investing in Duke Energy Corp Os;S En for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $59.01 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 2.17% or $1.84 during the last trading session, reaching $82.77. About 1.13 million shares traded. Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) has risen 2.97% since January 14, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 2.97% the S&P500. Some Historical DUK News: 22/04/2018 – DJ Duke Energy Corporation, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (DUK); 05/04/2018 – DUKE SPOKESWOMAN KAREN WILLIAMS COMMENTS IN EMAIL; 22/05/2018 – Duke Energy: Karl Newlin Will Become Senior Vice Pres of Corporate Development; 27/04/2018 – DUKE ENERGY PROPOSES RATE INCREASE IN SOUTH CAROLINA; 13/04/2018 – Duke Energy Ohio asks the Ohio Power Siting Board to move forward with its consideration of the Central Corridor Pipeline appli; 27/04/2018 – Rising fuel costs to increase Duke Energy Progress customer bills in South Carolina; 10/05/2018 – DUKE ENERGY EARNINGS CALL BEGINS; 08/03/2018 – Voith’s Global Outlook Includes More than $6 Billion in 2018 Project Kickoffs, Completions, an Industrial Info News Alert; 19/04/2018 – RTO Insider: @DukeEnergy said last week that it will pass $38 million in savings it will realize from the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act; 22/03/2018 – Duke Energy: Sees Investing $11B Over 2017-2026 in New Natural Gas-Fired, Wind and Solar Generation

Pnc Financial Services Group Inc increased its stake in Varonis Sys Inc (VRNS) by 1925.27% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Pnc Financial Services Group Inc bought 30,708 shares as the company’s stock declined 22.29% with the market. The institutional investor held 32,303 shares of the technology company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $2.37M, up from 1,595 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Pnc Financial Services Group Inc who had been investing in Varonis Sys Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $1.51B market cap company. The stock decreased 2.85% or $1.5 during the last trading session, reaching $51.2. About 49,341 shares traded. Varonis Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRNS) has risen 20.10% since January 14, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 20.10% the S&P500. Some Historical VRNS News: 21/04/2018 – DJ Varonis Systems Inc, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (VRNS); 30/04/2018 – Varonis Systems Sees 2Q Rev $61.5M-$62.5M; 12/03/2018 – Varonis Systems at Company Marketing Hosted By Stephens Inc; 16/04/2018 – Varonis Systems Presenting at RSA Conference Tomorrow; 30/04/2018 – Varonis Systems Sees FY Adj EPS 1c-Adj EPS 7c; 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; 16/05/2018 – Varonis Systems at Non-Deal Roadshow Hosted By Benchmark Today; 06/03/2018 Varonis Introduces Support for Hewlett Packard Enterprise 3PAR StoreServ Storage for File Access and Auditing; 30/05/2018 – Varonis Highlights Latest Products and Explores the Future of Cybersecurity at Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit 2018

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.85 in Q3 2018. Its down 0.48, from 1.33 in 2018Q2. It dived, as 35 investors sold VRNS shares while 61 reduced holdings. 28 funds opened positions while 54 raised stakes. 23.21 million shares or 0.66% more from 23.05 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement owns 10,412 shares. 18,194 are owned by Public Employees Retirement Of Ohio. Parametric Portfolio Associate Ltd Llc has invested 0% in Varonis Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRNS). Tci Wealth holds 10 shares. Us Bank & Trust De reported 948 shares. Duncker Streett & Company reported 4 shares. Brandywine Managers Ltd Liability Co stated it has 5,100 shares. Great West Life Assurance Com Can accumulated 40,701 shares or 0.01% of the stock. United Automobile Association reported 0% in Varonis Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRNS). Eventide Asset Llc holds 1.96% or 729,000 shares. S Squared Technology stated it has 3.17% in Varonis Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRNS). First Advisors Lp holds 414,699 shares or 0.06% of its portfolio. Two Sigma Securities Ltd Liability Corporation stated it has 3,646 shares. Horseman Cap Mngmt Ltd, United Kingdom-based fund reported 20,000 shares. Royal Financial Bank Of Canada reported 0% in Varonis Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRNS).

Since August 31, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 1 sale for $117,736 activity.

More notable recent Varonis Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRNS) news were published by: Fool.com which released: “Varonis Sees a North American Recovery – Motley Fool” on October 31, 2018, also Globenewswire.com with their article: “Varonis Announces Second Quarter 2018 Financial Results Nasdaq:VRNS – GlobeNewswire” published on July 30, 2018, Fool.com published: “3 Top Cybersecurity Stocks to Buy in 2019 – Motley Fool” on January 07, 2019. 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: “Join Varonis at Gartner Identity and Access Management Summit 2018 and Learn How to Avoid the Most Common IAM Failures – GlobeNewswire” with publication date: November 28, 2018.

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. Stephens maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Tuesday, February 13 report. Imperial Capital maintained the stock with “Outperform” rating in Thursday, November 12 report. The firm has “Equal-Weight” rating by Morgan Stanley given on Tuesday, October 30. The rating was maintained by Needham with “Buy” on Friday, January 19. The stock of Varonis Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRNS) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, August 3 by Jefferies. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the shares of VRNS in report on Thursday, November 2 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating by Oppenheimer given on Tuesday, December 5. The stock of Varonis Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRNS) has “Equal-Weight” rating given on Thursday, July 12 by Barclays Capital. Jefferies maintained Varonis Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRNS) rating on Tuesday, July 31. Jefferies has “Buy” rating and $81 target. RBC Capital Markets maintained Varonis Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRNS) on Monday, April 23 with “Buy” rating.

Pnc Financial Services Group Inc, which manages about $105.32 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Asml Holding N V (NASDAQ:ASML) by 4,713 shares to 122,427 shares, valued at $23.02 million in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Ppl Corp (NYSE:PPL) by 17,628 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 908,105 shares, and cut its stake in Cdw Corp (NASDAQ:CDW).

More notable recent Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Duke Offers A Solid Dividend At A Great Price – Seeking Alpha” on March 01, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Duke Energy misses on Q2 earnings as expense rise – Seeking Alpha” published on August 02, 2018, Bizjournals.com published: “Duke Energy’s rooftop-solar rebates tapped out for second straight year – Charlotte Business Journal” on January 07, 2019. More interesting news about Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Duke Energy: In It For The Long Haul – Seeking Alpha” published on November 15, 2018 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Duke Energy braces for weekend winter snowstorm – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: December 07, 2018.

Among 20 analysts covering Duke Energy (NYSE:DUK), 6 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 30% are positive. Duke Energy had 103 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. JP Morgan maintained Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) rating on Tuesday, April 10. JP Morgan has “Underweight” rating and $78 target. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Sunday, July 23 report. RBC Capital Markets maintained Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) rating on Wednesday, March 14. RBC Capital Markets has “Buy” rating and $90.0 target. The firm earned “Market Perform” rating on Monday, November 5 by Wells Fargo. The rating was downgraded by Goldman Sachs on Wednesday, March 28 to “Sell”. The company was maintained on Monday, October 23 by SunTrust. On Monday, May 1 the stock rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with “Hold”. The firm earned “Market Perform” rating on Wednesday, February 21 by Wells Fargo. The company was maintained on Monday, February 22 by Mizuho. SunTrust maintained Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) on Monday, February 12 with “Hold” rating.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.91 in 2018 Q3. Its down 0.04, from 0.95 in 2018Q2. It turned negative, as 46 investors sold DUK shares while 386 reduced holdings. 79 funds opened positions while 312 raised stakes. 408.54 million shares or 94.96% less from 8.11 billion shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Epoch Inv Prtn invested in 1.2% or 3.97 million shares. Ancora Advsr Lc holds 5,703 shares. Community Fincl Services Group Inc Lc invested in 1.21% or 44,298 shares. Aviance Capital Prtnrs Ltd Liability holds 0.07% or 3,716 shares in its portfolio. 10,750 were reported by Carret Asset Mngmt Ltd Liability. 2,682 were accumulated by Evergreen Management Llc. Stearns Fincl Svcs Group accumulated 0.1% or 5,756 shares. Zimmer Prtnrs Limited Partnership holds 3.78% in Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) or 3.57 million shares. Verition Fund Management Ltd Com has invested 0.29% in Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK). Nbt Bank N A Ny accumulated 4,634 shares. Burney stated it has 5,337 shares or 0.03% of all its holdings. Biondo Investment Advsr Ltd has invested 0.89% of its portfolio in Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK). Investment Ser, Massachusetts-based fund reported 14,945 shares. Mcmillion Cap Management invested in 0.17% or 4,003 shares. Buckingham Asset Mngmt Ltd Llc invested 0.08% in Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK).

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