Guardian Capital LP Cut Its Holding in Canadian Nat Res LTD (CNQ) by $4.65 Million as Market Valuation Rose; Mastercard (MA) Position Maintained by Triple Frond Partners Llc

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Triple Frond Partners Llc increased its stake in Mastercard Incorporated (MA) by 10.73% based on its latest 2019Q1 regulatory filing with the SEC. Triple Frond Partners Llc bought 26,300 shares as the company’s stock rose 12.97% with the market. The institutional investor held 271,300 shares of the business services company at the end of 2019Q1, valued at $63.88 million, up from 245,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Triple Frond Partners Llc who had been investing in Mastercard Incorporated for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $268.54B market cap company. The stock decreased 1.20% or $3.19 during the last trading session, reaching $262.91. About 2.35M shares traded. Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) has risen 29.68% since June 11, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 25.25% the S&P500. Some Historical MA News: 02/05/2018 – MASTERCARD: CROSS-BORDER GROWTH MODERATING AMID CRYPTO DROP-OFF; 05/03/2018 – Jefferson Awards Foundation Honors Shaquille O’Neal, Bryan Stevenson, Alexis Jones and Mastercard as 2018 National Public Service Award Recipients; 03/05/2018 – A drop in customers buying cryptocurrencies with a credit card slightly dampened Mastercard’s first-quarter results, the company said on an earnings call this week; 05/03/2018 Jefferson Awards Foundation Honors Shaquille O’Neal, Bryan Stevenson, Alexis Jones and Mastercard as; 29/05/2018 – Mastercard Presenting at AllianceBernstein Conference Tomorrow; 18/04/2018 – Mastercard to Participate in Upcoming Investor Conferences; 26/04/2018 – IFC and Mastercard Expand Partnership to Drive Greater Financial Inclusion in Emerging Markets; 27/04/2018 – MASTERCARD NOMINATES 14 CANDIDATES FOR ELECTION TO BOARD; 15/03/2018 – MasterCard and IBM to set up European `data trust’; 09/03/2018 – PaymentsSource: Mastercard aligns its physical and digital operations, creates spinoff venture

Guardian Capital Lp decreased its stake in Canadian Nat Res Ltd (CNQ) by 4.19% based on its latest 2019Q1 regulatory filing with the SEC. Guardian Capital Lp sold 172,084 shares as the company’s stock rose 3.89% with the market. The institutional investor held 3.93M shares of the oil & gas production company at the end of 2019Q1, valued at $108.13 million, down from 4.11M at the end of the previous reported quarter. Guardian Capital Lp who had been investing in Canadian Nat Res Ltd for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $32.37 billion market cap company. The stock increased 1.53% or $0.41 during the last trading session, reaching $27.26. About 1.08M shares traded. Canadian Natural Resources Limited (NYSE:CNQ) has declined 24.33% since June 11, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 28.76% the S&P500. Some Historical CNQ News: 03/05/2018 – Canadian Natural’s Annual 2018 Capital Expenditures Are Targeted to Be Approximately C$4.3 Billion; 03/05/2018 – CANADIAN NATURAL RESOURCES CONFIDENT ALL THREE CANADIAN PIPELINE PROJECTS WILL BE BUILT – EXECUTIVE VICE-CHAIRMAN; 07/05/2018 – ROYAL DUTCH SHELL PLC (“SHELL”) ANNOUNCES AN AGREEMENT TO SELL ITS ENTIRE STAKE IN CANADIAN NATURAL RESOURCES LIMITED; 07/05/2018 – Shell Sells Canadian Natural Resources Interest, Resulting in $3.3B Pretax Proceeds; 07/05/2018 – Shell to sell stake in Canadian Natural for about $3.3 bln -Globe and Mail; 03/05/2018 – Canadian Natural Funds 1Q Funds Flow From Operations C$2.33B; 03/05/2018 – Canadian Natural Resources to limit output during oil transport crunch; 07/05/2018 – PRESS RELEASE – SHELL SELLS ITS INTEREST IN CANADIAN NATURAL RESOURCES LIMITED; 14/03/2018 – CANADIAN NATURAL RESOURCES REPORTS NORMAL COURSE ISSUER BID; 03/05/2018 – Canadian Natural 1Q Net C$583M

Triple Frond Partners Llc, which manages about $865.73M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Verisk Analytics Inc (NASDAQ:VRSK) by 267,767 shares to 104,718 shares, valued at $13.93M in 2019Q1, according to the filing.

More notable recent Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Mastercard: Top Quality And Reasonable Valuation – Seeking Alpha” on May 18, 2019, also Benzinga.com with their article: “Barron’s Picks And Pans: Boston Beer, MGM, Target, Visa And More – Benzinga” published on May 25, 2019, Seekingalpha.com published: “There’s No Stopping Mastercard’s Growth – Seeking Alpha” on May 29, 2019. More interesting news about Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) were released by: Finance.Yahoo.com and their article: “Here’s What Mastercard Incorporated’s (NYSE:MA) P/E Is Telling Us – Yahoo Finance” published on May 20, 2019 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Visa Vs Mastercard: Who Wins? – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: May 17, 2019.

Since December 17, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 2 insider sales for $5.00 million activity. McLaughlin Edward Grunde also sold $4.04 million worth of Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) shares.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.93 in 2019 Q1. Its down 0.06, from 0.99 in 2018Q4. It worsened, as 42 investors sold MA shares while 538 reduced holdings. 138 funds opened positions while 403 raised stakes. 726.70 million shares or 9.85% less from 806.08 million shares in 2018Q4 were reported. Fincl Bank Of America Corporation De holds 5.79 million shares. Crossvault Capital Limited Liability Corporation reported 1,000 shares. Amf Pensionsforsakring Ab has 3.44% invested in Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) for 1.47M shares. The California-based Montecito National Bank has invested 0.19% in Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA). Moreover, Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance has 0.65% invested in Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) for 18,378 shares. Sawgrass Asset Mngmt Lc has invested 2.72% of its portfolio in Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA). Parkside Fincl State Bank reported 0.04% in Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA). Ci Invs holds 1.13% or 855,343 shares. R G Niederhoffer Capital Mngmt owns 1,200 shares or 2.58% of their US portfolio. Liberty Cap accumulated 0.61% or 5,120 shares. Moreover, Silvercrest Asset Mgmt Gp Limited Liability Corporation has 0.01% invested in Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) for 2,769 shares. 101,027 were accumulated by Veritas Investment Mngmt (Uk) Ltd. St Germain D J Communication invested in 0.04% or 1,538 shares. Toronto Dominion Bank reported 661,838 shares stake. Meeder Asset Mngmt Inc holds 0.87% of its portfolio in Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) for 47,051 shares.

Guardian Capital Lp, which manages about $5.43 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Fortis Inc (FRTSF) by 485,766 shares to 4.33 million shares, valued at $160.34 million in 2019Q1, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Methanex Corp (NASDAQ:MEOH) by 120,131 shares in the quarter, for a total of 1.54 million shares, and has risen its stake in Celestica Inc (NYSE:CLS).

More notable recent Canadian Natural Resources Limited (NYSE:CNQ) news were published by: Fool.ca which released: “Avoid The 2 Most Common Investor Mistakes | The – The Motley Fool Canada” on May 31, 2019, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Canadian Natural Resources: The Berkshire Hathaway Of The Oil Sands – Seeking Alpha” published on March 15, 2019, Fool.ca published: “Buy Report Update: The Average Upside on These 3 Top Stocks Is Now 37% – The Motley Fool Canada” on May 24, 2019. More interesting news about Canadian Natural Resources Limited (NYSE:CNQ) were released by: Finance.Yahoo.com and their article: “Did Hedge Funds Drop The Ball On Constellation Brands, Inc. (STZ) ? – Yahoo Finance” published on June 07, 2019 as well as Fool.ca‘s news article titled: “Contrarian Investors: 2 Unloved Oil Stocks to Buy Today – The Motley Fool Canada” with publication date: May 13, 2019.

Analysts await Canadian Natural Resources Limited (NYSE:CNQ) to report earnings on August, 1. They expect $0.62 EPS, down 11.43% or $0.08 from last year’s $0.7 per share. CNQ’s profit will be $736.24M for 10.99 P/E if the $0.62 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.49 actual EPS reported by Canadian Natural Resources Limited for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 26.53% EPS growth.

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