Public Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado Lowered Its Diamondback Ene (FANG) Holding; Ceva (CEVA) Shorts Increased By 26.56%

May 18, 2018 - By Matthew Harris

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Ceva Inc (NASDAQ:CEVA) had an increase of 26.56% in short interest. CEVA’s SI was 566,100 shares in May as released by FINRA. Its up 26.56% from 447,300 shares previously. With 140,600 avg volume, 4 days are for Ceva Inc (NASDAQ:CEVA)’s short sellers to cover CEVA’s short positions. The SI to Ceva Inc’s float is 2.61%. The stock increased 0.15% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $33.3. About 30,873 shares traded. CEVA, Inc. (NASDAQ:CEVA) has risen 3.29% since May 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 8.26% the S&P500.

Public Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado decreased Diamondback Ene (FANG) stake by 42.3% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Public Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado sold 13,936 shares as Diamondback Ene (FANG)’s stock rose 3.87%. The Public Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado holds 19,012 shares with $2.40M value, down from 32,948 last quarter. Diamondback Ene now has $13.35 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.59% or $0.8 during the last trading session, reaching $135.33. About 239,496 shares traded. Diamondback Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:FANG) has risen 30.56% since May 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 19.01% the S&P500.

Analysts await Diamondback Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:FANG) to report earnings on August, 7. They expect $1.58 earnings per share, up 12.86% or $0.18 from last year’s $1.4 per share. FANG’s profit will be $155.81 million for 21.41 P/E if the $1.58 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.64 actual earnings per share reported by Diamondback Energy, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -3.66% negative EPS growth.

Since December 11, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 16 insider sales for $24.16 million activity. On Tuesday, January 16 Hollis Michael L. sold $388,035 worth of Diamondback Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:FANG) or 3,000 shares. Another trade for 6,723 shares valued at $843,796 was made by HOLDER RANDALL J on Friday, February 16. 12,649 shares were sold by Molnar Paul, worth $1.58 million. 400 Diamondback Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:FANG) shares with value of $44,710 were sold by Van’t Hof Matthew Kaes. On Friday, February 16 Stice Travis D. sold $10.91 million worth of Diamondback Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:FANG) or 87,150 shares. Pantermuehl Russell sold $2.98M worth of stock. 6,733 shares valued at $843,801 were sold by Dick Teresa L. on Friday, February 16.

More notable recent Diamondback Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:FANG) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Diamondback Energy: The Actual ‘FANG’ Stock Delivers” on May 14, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Buy Diamondback Energy On Declines – Cramer’s Lightning Round (5/11/18)” published on May 14, 2018, Nasdaq.com published: “Diamondback Energy, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2018 Financial and Operating Results” on May 08, 2018. More interesting news about Diamondback Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:FANG) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Diamondback Energy: A Top Permian Producer” published on April 27, 2018 as well as Globenewswire.com‘s news article titled: “Diamondback Energy, Inc. Announces Appointments to the Board of Directors” with publication date: April 24, 2018.

Among 41 analysts covering Diamondback Energy (NASDAQ:FANG), 36 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 88% are positive. Diamondback Energy had 132 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Canaccord Genuity initiated the stock with “Buy” rating in Tuesday, October 20 report. The rating was maintained by Roth Capital on Thursday, July 27 with “Buy”. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Friday, August 11 by BMO Capital Markets. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, February 16 by Stephens. The firm has “Equal-Weight” rating by Stephens given on Monday, March 28. The firm has “Overweight” rating by Morgan Stanley given on Wednesday, January 24. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Monday, June 26 by BMO Capital Markets. Williams Capital Group initiated Diamondback Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:FANG) rating on Monday, August 29. Williams Capital Group has “Hold” rating and $105 target. The stock of Diamondback Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:FANG) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, April 18 by Piper Jaffray. JP Morgan maintained the shares of FANG in report on Tuesday, May 1 with “Overweight” rating.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.17 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.36, from 1.53 in 2017Q3. It is negative, as 49 investors sold FANG shares while 113 reduced holdings. 72 funds opened positions while 117 raised stakes. 99.08 million shares or 5.50% less from 104.84 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Deutsche Bancshares Ag owns 0.01% invested in Diamondback Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:FANG) for 159,785 shares. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Mngmt Com holds 0% or 300 shares in its portfolio. 4,775 were reported by Paloma Prtn Management. 3,552 were reported by Balyasny Asset Mngmt Limited Liability. Bessemer Grp stated it has 30,289 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Lombard Odier Asset Management (Usa) Corporation has 0.68% invested in Diamondback Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:FANG) for 70,686 shares. Tokio Marine Asset Mgmt Limited owns 4,400 shares. Bluecrest holds 67,810 shares. Energy Opportunities Cap Limited Liability Com reported 10,750 shares stake. Arizona State Retirement Systems invested 0.01% in Diamondback Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:FANG). Moreover, Alps Advsrs has 0% invested in Diamondback Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:FANG). 33,926 are held by Pictet Asset Mngmt Ltd. Exane Derivatives reported 0% in Diamondback Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:FANG). Sterling Management accumulated 37,872 shares. Moreover, Tobam has 0.02% invested in Diamondback Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:FANG) for 2,852 shares.

Public Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado increased Adobe Sys (NASDAQ:ADBE) stake by 3,152 shares to 93,245 valued at $16.34M in 2017Q4. It also upped Transocean Ltd (NYSE:RIG) stake by 38,515 shares and now owns 50,856 shares. Booz Allen Hami (NYSE:BAH) was raised too.

Among 11 analysts covering Ceva (NASDAQ:CEVA), 10 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 91% are positive. Ceva had 31 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Thursday, November 2 the stock rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity with “Buy”. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Monday, November 2 by Wunderlich. On Friday, July 31 the stock rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity with “Buy”. The rating was upgraded by Wunderlich on Wednesday, December 16 to “Buy”. Benchmark maintained CEVA, Inc. (NASDAQ:CEVA) rating on Tuesday, November 10. Benchmark has “Buy” rating and $32 target. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, May 10 by Canaccord Genuity. The firm has “Buy” rating by Topeka Capital Markets given on Monday, November 2. Topeka Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Monday, May 2 report. The company was upgraded on Monday, January 11 by Ladenburg Thalmann. As per Thursday, September 29, the company rating was initiated by TH Capital.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.93 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.98, from 1.91 in 2017Q3. It dived, as 22 investors sold CEVA, Inc. shares while 48 reduced holdings. 21 funds opened positions while 44 raised stakes. 18.39 million shares or 0.87% more from 18.23 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Goldman Sachs Grp Incorporated owns 0% invested in CEVA, Inc. (NASDAQ:CEVA) for 67,176 shares. Hightower Advsr Ltd Liability Corporation reported 54,529 shares. Awm Inv Com, a New York-based fund reported 712,558 shares. Pinebridge Investments Lp has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in CEVA, Inc. (NASDAQ:CEVA). Swiss Bancorporation holds 0% in CEVA, Inc. (NASDAQ:CEVA) or 36,700 shares. Sandy Spring National Bank & Trust, a Maryland-based fund reported 500 shares. Peak6 Invests Limited Partnership invested in 0% or 4,320 shares. Granite Point Cap Mngmt Lp stated it has 54,139 shares or 0.24% of all its holdings. Morgan Stanley invested in 692,173 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Voya Inv Mgmt Lc owns 10,234 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Victory Cap Mngmt Inc reported 4,191 shares. Moreover, Eagle Asset Management has 0.02% invested in CEVA, Inc. (NASDAQ:CEVA). Comerica Savings Bank holds 22,551 shares. Aperio Gru Ltd Liability Company invested in 0% or 17,874 shares. Jacobs Levy Equity Inc stated it has 0.03% of its portfolio in CEVA, Inc. (NASDAQ:CEVA).

Since March 8, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 2 selling transactions for $129,432 activity. $97,560 worth of stock was sold by OHANA ISSACHAR on Thursday, March 8.

CEVA, Inc. licenses signal processing intellectual property technologies to semiconductor companies and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) serving the mobile, consumer, automotive, industrial, and Internet-of Things (IoT) markets worldwide. The company has market cap of $739.96 million. The firm licenses a family of programmable digital signal processor (DSP) cores and application-specific platforms for vision, imaging, and audio and voice, as well as long and short range wireless technologies, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth IPs, Serial ATA, and Serial Attached SCSI. It has a 44.4 P/E ratio. The Company’s technologies are licensed to semiconductor and OEM companies in the form of IP, which is used for the design, manufacture, market, and sale of application-specific integrated circuits and application-specific standard products to wireless, consumer electronics, and automotive companies for incorporation into a variety of end products.

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