Barings LLC Has $3.05 Million Stake in Rockwell Automation, Inc. (ROK)

Lawrence Kim
December 17, 2017

NOSBUSCH KEITH D sold 20,000 shares worth $3.31M. Northern Capital Management Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 1,775 shares. Robecosam Ag who had been investing in Rockwell Automation Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $24.54 billion market cap company. The stock increased 1.54% or $1.02 during the last trading session, reaching $67.44. The industrial products company reported $1.69 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.72 by ($0.03). It has outperformed by 26.06% the S&P500. The Louisiana-based Diversified Investment Strategies Llc has invested 2.96% in the stock. Janus Capital Management LLC now owns 379,994 shares of the industrial products company's stock valued at $51,071,000 after buying an additional 88,938 shares in the last quarter. The institutional investor held 124,750 shares of the capital goods company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $20.20M, down from 146,450 at the end of the previous reported quarter. The stock decreased 3.71% or $0.59 during the last trading session, reaching $15.4. About 449,039 shares traded. (NYSE:ROK) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: "Emerson Electric's (EMR) Emerson Withdraws Proposal to Acquire Rockwell ..." published on December 01, 2017 as well as Cnbc.com's news article titled: "Rockwell Automation rebuffs sweetened Emerson bid" with publication date: November 22, 2017. It has underperformed by 52.75% the S&P500. Therefore 29% are positive. Goldman Sachs Group reiterated a "neutral" rating and issued a $193.00 target price on shares of Rockwell Automation in a report on Friday, December 8th. This is an increase from Rockwell Automation's previous quarterly dividend of $0.76. They issued a "neutral" rating on the stock. Credit Suisse maintained the shares of ROK in report on Friday, April 28 with "Hold" rating. As per Monday, October 10, the company rating was maintained by. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with "Hold" on Wednesday, July 19. Rockwell Automation had a return on equity of 38.67% and a net margin of 13.08%. (NYSE:ROK) on Monday, July 31. (NYSE:RYN) rating on Friday, February 12. (NYSE:LOW). Lakeview Cap Ptnrs holds 3,040 shares.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.07 in 2017 Q2. Its up 5.53, from 0.88 in 2017Q1. Fiduciary holds 12,004 shares or 0.06% of its portfolio. 40 funds opened positions while 81 raised stakes. It also increased its holding in American Tower Reit Inc (NYSE:AMT) by 88,555 shares in the quarter, for a total of 88,655 shares, and has risen its stake in Accenture Plc (NYSE:ACN). Nomura Inc invested in 0% or 9,750 shares. Advsrs Asset accumulated 0.25% or 94,186 shares. 17,000 were accumulated by Quantitative Invest Management Limited Liability. Peoples Corporation owns 50 shares. Cowen & Co maintained the shares of RRC in report on Sunday, August 20 with "Buy" rating. Washington Trust holds 0.03% of its portfolio in Rockwell Automation Inc. (NYSE:NUS). Louisiana State Employees Retirement Systems invested 0.04% in Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc. Dearborn Prns Limited Liability Com holds 0.02% or 1,513 shares in its portfolio. Jacobs Levy Equity Management holds 0.42% or 120,617 shares. Investors of record on Monday, August 14th will be paid a $0.76 dividend. Da Davidson & holds 4,538 shares.

Dsc Advisors Lp decreased Spdr S&P 500 Etf Tr (Put) (SPY) stake by 370,000 shares to 480,000 valued at $116.06M in 2017Q2. Hall Laurie J Trustee invested in 0% or 2,375 shares. Canada Pension Plan Board accumulated 163,476 shares. Moret Blake D. also sold $293,016 worth of Rockwell Automation Inc. (NYSE:ROK). 3,415 were reported by Regions Corp. During the same period a year ago, the business earned $1.52 earnings per share. ROK's profit will be $224.88M for 27.28 P/E if the $1.75 EPS becomes a reality. The Melvin Capital Management Lp holds 1.06M shares with $66.32 million value, down from 1.67 million last quarter. It also increased its holding in Abbvie Inc (NYSE:ABBV) by 28,384 shares in the quarter, for a total of 368,819 shares, and has risen its stake in Maxim Integrated Prods Inc (NASDAQ:MXIM). On Friday, December 8 the insider Goris Patrick P. sold $27,893. Therefore 56% are positive. Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Rockwell Automation Inc. and related companies with our FREE daily email newsletter. The stock of Range Resources Corporation (NYSE:RRC) earned "Neutral" rating by Robert W. Baird on Thursday, March 10. Morgan Stanley upgraded Rockwell Automation Inc. RBC Capital Markets maintained Rayonier Inc. (NYSE:ROK) earned "Buy" rating by Buckingham Research on Friday, January 20. As per Thursday, April 21, the company rating was downgraded by Gabelli.

In related news, Director Betty C. Alewine sold 7,173 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, April 28th. The company was maintained on Wednesday, November 11 by Deutsche Bank. The industrial products company reported $1.55 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.40 by $0.15. It dived, as 96 investors sold GS shares while 350 reduced holdings. Janney Montgomery Scott LLC raised its stake in shares of Rockwell Automation by 191.9% in the 2nd quarter. Rockwell Automation earned a media sentiment score of 0.14 on Accern's scale. Alliancebernstein Limited Partnership has invested 0.05% in Rockwell Automation Inc. Burney Communication reported 0.03% of its portfolio in Rockwell Automation Inc. (NYSE:ROK) or 21,900 shares. Hawk Ridge Capital Management Lp, a California-based fund reported 135,000 shares. Corporate insiders own 1.65% of the company's stock.

Rockwell Automation, Inc (Rockwell Automation) is a provider of industrial automation power, control and information solutions for manufacturers. (NYSE:ROK). Toronto Dominion Bancorp, a Ontario - Canada-based fund reported 48,242 shares. Clear Harbor Asset Mgmt Ltd Liability Company owns 1,094 shares. Finally, Sandler Capital Management purchased a new position in shares of Rockwell Automation during the fourth quarter valued at about $6,707,000.

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