As Waters Corp (WAT) Shares Declined, Shareholder Fundsmith Llp Increased Stake by $69.56 Million

Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) Corporate LogoBig Money Sentiment decreased to 0.87 in Q2 2018. It has change of 0.03, from 2018Q1’s 0.9. The ratio worsened due to WAT positioning: 37 sold and 185 reduced. 54 funds bought stakes and 139 increased stakes. Investors holded 70.29 million in 2018Q1 but now own 70.25 million shares or 0.05% less. Macquarie Limited reported 0% in Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT). Fifth Third Financial Bank accumulated 475 shs. Fulton Bancorporation Na stated it has 1,284 shs. Stevens Mgmt LP holds 0.01% or 2,112 shs. Smithfield Trust stated it has 367 shs or 0.01% of all its holdings. Franklin Res Inc has 967,671 shs. Fundsmith Llp has 4.73M shs for 6.81% of their capital. Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt reported 0.02% stake. Trust Department Mb Fincl Bank N A invested 0% of its capital in Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT). 47,993 are held by Gotham Asset Mgmt Limited Company. Thompson Rubinstein Invest Mgmt Incorporated Or holds 41,952 shs or 2.71% of its capital. Earnest Prtn Ltd Liability stated it has 0% in Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT). Headinvest Limited Liability Corporation has invested 1.89% in Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT). Citigroup holds 0.01% or 50,457 shs. Reilly Advisors Ltd Llc holds 0% of its capital in Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) for 46 shs.

WAT registered $3.03 million net activity with 0 insider purchases and 3 selling transactions since August 27, 2018. On Monday, August 27 a trade for 4,000 shs valued at $762,480 was made by Rae Elizabeth B. $1.60 million worth of stock was sold by KUEBLER CHRISTOPHER A on Friday, November 16.

In 2018Q2 Securities and Exchange filling is reported Fundsmith Llp’s stake in Waters Corp (WAT) which was increased by 8.25%. The company’s stock declined 7.91% while stock markets rallied as Fundsmith Llp bought 360,404 shares. The laboratory analytical instruments company at the end of 2018Q2 was priced at $915.49M. It’s up from 4.37 million at the end of the previous reported quarter. Now it had 4.73 million shares held by the institutional investor . For a total of shares it reduced its holding in by shares in the quarter, and has cut its stake in .

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Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) Ratings Coverage

In total 9 analysts cover Waters (NYSE:WAT). “Buy” rating has 1, “Sell” are 2, while 6 are “Hold”. 11% are bullish. 11 are the (NYSE:WAT)’s analyst reports since July 13, 2018 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. On Friday, July 13 the firm has “Equal-Weight” rating given by Morgan Stanley. In Friday, November 30 report Goldman Sachs downgraded it to “Sell” rating and $180 target. The company rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley on Wednesday, July 25. On Wednesday, October 10 the firm has “Equal-Weight” rating given by Morgan Stanley. In Wednesday, October 24 report Barclays Capital maintained it with “Equal-Weight” rating and $190 target. On Monday, July 16 the stock of Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) has “Underperform” rating given by Bank of America. On Monday, October 8 the stock of Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) earned “Market Perform” rating by Leerink Swann. On Tuesday, July 17 Janney Capital downgraded Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) to “Neutral” rating. On Wednesday, October 24 the firm earned “Neutral” rating by JP Morgan. On Wednesday, October 24 the rating was maintained by UBS with “Neutral”.

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