Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) EVP Gregg H. Alton Sells 30000 Shares


Gilead Sciences Inc Com Stk now has $102.87 billion valuation. The stock increased 1.58% or $0.53 during the last trading session, reaching $34.16. About 9.93 million shares traded or 92.43% up from the average.

In other Gilead Sciences news, Chairman John C. Martin sold 50,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction dated Thursday, February 1st.

Guyasuta Investment Advisors Inc decreased its stake in Target Corp (TGT) by 12.84% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The hedge fund held 941,890 shares of the industrial machinery and components company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $69.48 million, down from 1.01 million at the end of the previous reported quarter. The stock increased 1.88% or $1.34 during the last trading session, reaching $72.45. It has outperformed by 9.09% the S&P500.

Since August 30, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 13 selling transactions for $51.09 million activity. Over the last three months, insiders sold 466,819 shares of company stock worth $36,740,240. The Tennessee-based Hays Advisory has invested 0.94% in Gilead Sciences, Inc. On Thursday, September 7 the insider Washington Robin L sold $4.40 million. Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) has declined 21.80% since February 9, 2017 and is downtrending. Therefore 38% are positive. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $2.70 EPS. equities research analysts forecast that Gilead Sciences, Inc. will post 6.47 earnings per share for the current year. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Monday, November 13 report. JPMorgan Chase & Co. set a $85.00 price target on shares of Gilead Sciences and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a report on Wednesday, October 25th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, twelve have given a hold rating, seventeen have assigned a buy rating and two have issued a strong buy rating to the company. BMO Capital Markets maintained the shares of GILD in report on Friday, October 27 with "Outperform" rating. The stock has "Buy" rating by Citigroup on Thursday, February 25. (NASDAQ:GILD) for 4,660 shares. Jefferies maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Friday, July 7 report.

Gilead Sciences, Inc is a research-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and commercializes medicines in areas of unmet medical need. (GILD) traded up $1.10 during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $79.32. Fernwood Investment Management LLC increased its stake in Gilead Sciences by 1.8% in the 3rd quarter. Its up 0.10, from 0.93 in 2017Q2. The investor is now holding $55.41 million shares due in part to a decrease of 2.71 million new shares in their portfolio. 127 funds opened positions while 474 raised stakes.

Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc. now owns 5,906,557 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock worth $478,549,000 after purchasing an additional 2,413,409 shares in the last quarter. This is an increase from Gilead Sciences's previous quarterly dividend of $0.52. (NASDAQ:GILD). Krensavage Asset Management Limited Liability Company accumulated 520,924 shares or 13.16% of the stock. Columbia Asset Management, a Michigan-based fund reported 5,436 shares. State of Wisconsin Investment Board increased its stake in Gilead Sciences by 0.3% during the fourth quarter. (NASDAQ:GILD). Busey Com has invested 0.68% in Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) or 28,364 shares. Boston Private Wealth Limited Liability invested in 0.78% or 251,860 shares. Ngam Lp holds 0.17% or 256,166 shares in its portfolio. Horizon Kinetics Ltd invested in 0.02% or 11,112 shares. (NASDAQ:GILD) or 35,143 shares. Foundation Resources has 232,589 shares for 3.12% of their portfolio.

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Dodge & Cox decreased Vmware Inc (NYSE:VMW) stake by 2.92M shares to 6.09 million valued at $665.28 million in 2017Q3. (NYSE:MATX) by 476,818 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 393,996 shares, and cut its stake in Ptc Incorporated (NASDAQ:PTC).

Among 21 analysts covering American International Group (NYSE:AIG), 12 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 32% are positive. Pioneer Natural Resources had 144 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Wednesday, February 3 with "Outperform". The stock has "Hold" rating by Argus Research on Wednesday, November 2. The rating was maintained by Bank of America on Wednesday, February 7 with "Underperform". KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained it with "Buy" rating and $180.0 target in Friday, October 20 report. Deutsche Bank upgraded AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO) rating on Thursday, December 17. The company has a market capitalization of $108,106.83, a PE ratio of 22.48, a P/E/G ratio of -1.83 and a beta of 1.22. The stock has "Buy" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, July 20. The company was maintained on Tuesday, May 30 by Cowen & Co.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.79 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.10, from 0.93 in 2017Q2.

Several other institutional investors have also sold shares of the company. 40 funds opened positions while 68 raised stakes. Andra Ap invested 0.05% of its portfolio in Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. (NYSE:ST). Pub Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado invested 0.07% of its portfolio in American International Group, Inc. 185,473 were reported by Baring Asset Mgmt Limited. Holderness Investments has invested 0.86% in Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC). 220 were accumulated by Tradewinds Mgmt. The biopharmaceutical company reported $1.78 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.67 by $0.11. Burke And Herbert Bancorp And Trust Com invested in 0.28% or 3,758 shares. Afam reported 68,747 shares or 0.67% of all its holdings. Metropolitan Life Insurance Com New York holds 0% or 11,882 shares. C M Bidwell invested 0.89% of its portfolio in AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO). Following the sale, the insider now owns 3,046,766 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $224,302,912.92. Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt invested in 1,917 shares or 0.01% of the stock.

Mackenzie Financial Corp, which manages about $61.70 billion and $18.54B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Liberty Expedia Holdings by 26,385 shares to 238,271 shares, valued at $12.66 million in 2017Q3, according to the filing. (NYSE:MRC) by 684,179 shares to 5.16M shares, valued at $90.17 million in 2017Q3, according to the filing.