Priceline Group (PCLN) Holder Alta Capital Management LLC Has Lifted Stake

April 17, 2018 - By Peter Erickson

Investors sentiment is 1.03 in Q4 2017. Its the same as in 2017Q3. It is the same, as 86 investors sold PCLN shares while 311 reduced holdings. only 96 funds opened positions while 311 raised stakes. 43.90 million shares or 12.31% less from 50.07 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. 1,046 are owned by Eads And Heald Investment Counsel. Moreover, Parsec Mgmt Inc has 0.55% invested in Booking Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:PCLN) for 4,701 shares. Atlantic Trust Ltd Llc reported 0.04% in Booking Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:PCLN). Grandfield And Dodd Llc has 122 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. 1.24M are owned by Fmr Ltd Liability. Btim holds 11,083 shares. C Gru Holdg A S reported 2.75% in Booking Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:PCLN). The Kentucky-based Kentucky Retirement Fund has invested 0.38% in Booking Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:PCLN). Saturna Corporation holds 0.03% or 492 shares. Moreover, Angelo Gordon Communications Lp has 1.13% invested in Booking Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:PCLN). Bkd Wealth Ltd Liability holds 161 shares. Richard Bernstein Advsr accumulated 2,812 shares or 0.21% of the stock. Optimum Investment holds 0.24% or 433 shares in its portfolio. Hartwell J M Lp invested 6.56% of its portfolio in Booking Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:PCLN). Westpac Banking Corp holds 0.41% of its portfolio in Booking Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:PCLN) for 10,431 shares.

Since December 15, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 6 insider sales for $9.77 million activity. The insider MILLONES PETER J sold $7.94M. Shares for $505,000 were sold by EPSTEIN JEFFREY E on Monday, March 5.

Alta Capital Management Llc increased its stake in Priceline Group (PCLN) by 11.09% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Alta Capital Management Llc bought 4,348 shares as the company’s stock 0.00% . The institutional investor held 43,537 shares of the business services company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $75.66M, up from 39,189 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Alta Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Priceline Group for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $92.94 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.07% or $1.38 during the last trading session, reaching $1905.64. About 570,074 shares traded or 35.79% up from the average. Booking Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:PCLN) has 0.00% since April 17, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500.

Alta Capital Management Llc, which manages about $1.48B and $1.59B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Mastercard Inc (NYSE:MA) by 32,525 shares to 323,791 shares, valued at $49.01M in 2017Q4, according to the filing.

Booking Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:PCLN) Ratings Coverage

Among 17 analysts covering Priceline Group (NASDAQ:PCLN), 12 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 71% are positive. Priceline Group had 18 analyst reports since October 24, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. Needham maintained it with “Buy” rating and $2000.0 target in Tuesday, November 7 report. UBS maintained the shares of PCLN in report on Tuesday, November 7 with “Buy” rating. The stock of Booking Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:PCLN) has “Buy” rating given on Friday, January 12 by SunTrust. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with “Overweight” on Tuesday, November 7. Deutsche Bank maintained Booking Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:PCLN) rating on Thursday, February 22. Deutsche Bank has “Hold” rating and $2045 target. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Booking Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:PCLN) on Tuesday, November 7 with “Buy” rating. The stock of Booking Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:PCLN) has “Outperform” rating given on Tuesday, November 7 by Credit Suisse. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Buy” on Thursday, November 2. The stock has “Hold” rating by Deutsche Bank on Tuesday, October 24. The stock of Booking Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:PCLN) earned “Buy” rating by Piper Jaffray on Tuesday, November 7.

Booking Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:PCLN) Ratings Chart

Receive News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings with our FREE daily email newsletter.