Alpine Partners Vi LLC Increases Stake in Aetna INC New (AET)

August 9, 2018 - By Mark Babin

Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET) LogoInvestors sentiment decreased to 0.68 in 2018 Q1. Its down 0.15, from 0.83 in 2017Q4. It dropped, as 83 investors sold AET shares while 335 reduced holdings. 78 funds opened positions while 208 raised stakes. 269.52 million shares or 2.24% less from 275.71 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Meritage Portfolio has 28,837 shares for 0.47% of their portfolio. Capital Financial Advisers Limited Liability Co reported 35,661 shares stake. Zeke Capital Ltd Liability Corporation holds 7,528 shares or 0.12% of its portfolio. Welch & Forbes Ltd Liability holds 5,428 shares or 0.02% of its portfolio. Eagle Advisors Ltd Com holds 0.39% or 66,110 shares in its portfolio. Ballentine Partners Ltd Liability Company holds 0.02% or 2,544 shares in its portfolio. Lucus Lc stated it has 0.59% of its portfolio in Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET). Covington Cap Mngmt has invested 0% in Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET). State Bank Of Nova Scotia owns 136,932 shares for 0.12% of their portfolio. Argent Com reported 0.07% in Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET). Lpl Finance Limited Liability holds 0.03% or 55,966 shares. Oppenheimer Asset Inc reported 7,458 shares. Eqis Capital Mngmt invested in 2,966 shares. Kistler accumulated 1,714 shares. Confluence Wealth Mngmt Ltd Llc accumulated 7,141 shares.

Alpine Partners Vi Llc increased its stake in Aetna Inc New (AET) by 50% based on its latest 2018Q1 regulatory filing with the SEC. Alpine Partners Vi Llc bought 20,000 shares as the company’s stock rose 1.59% while stock markets declined. The institutional investor held 60,000 shares of the medical specialities company at the end of 2018Q1, valued at $10.14 million, up from 40,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Alpine Partners Vi Llc who had been investing in Aetna Inc New for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $63.49B market cap company. The stock increased 0.24% or $0.47 during the last trading session, reaching $194.1. About 779,980 shares traded. Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET) has risen 22.94% since August 9, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 10.37% the S&P500.

More news for Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET) were recently published by: Nasdaq.com, which released: “Mid-Afternoon Market Update: Crude Oil Down 3.5%; Endo International Shares Surge After Strong Q2 Results” on August 08, 2018. Benzinga.com‘s article titled: “Aetna Q2 Earnings Preview” and published on August 01, 2018 is yet another important article.

Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET) Ratings Coverage

Among 3 analysts covering Aetna Inc (NYSE:AET), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 33% are positive. Aetna Inc had 4 analyst reports since April 12, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. On Monday, May 14 the stock rating was maintained by Credit Suisse with “Neutral”. Cantor Fitzgerald upgraded Aetna Inc. (NYSE:AET) on Tuesday, May 1 to “Buy” rating. As per Monday, June 11, the company rating was maintained by Cantor Fitzgerald. Jefferies maintained the shares of AET in report on Thursday, April 12 with “Hold” rating.

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