Nuance Investments Llc Decreased Northwest Nat Gas Co (NYSE:NWN) Stake By $16.30 Million

August 12, 2018 - By Victoria Pittman

Northwest Natural Gas Company (NYSE:NWN) LogoInvestors sentiment decreased to 1.03 in 2018 Q1. Its down 0.29, from 1.32 in 2017Q4. It worsened, as 25 investors sold NWN shares while 53 reduced holdings. 22 funds opened positions while 58 raised stakes. 18.95 million shares or 1.53% more from 18.67 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Service Automobile Association has invested 0% in Northwest Natural Gas Company (NYSE:NWN). Reilly Financial Advisors Lc owns 300 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Cornerstone Advsrs Inc owns 28 shares. Ameriprise Financial has 0% invested in Northwest Natural Gas Company (NYSE:NWN). Motco holds 80 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Magellan Asset Management has 22,596 shares. Deutsche National Bank Ag stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Northwest Natural Gas Company (NYSE:NWN). Signaturefd reported 74 shares. Dimensional Fund Advsrs Limited Partnership reported 888,223 shares. Moreover, Glenmede Na has 0% invested in Northwest Natural Gas Company (NYSE:NWN) for 500 shares. Parametric Portfolio Assoc Ltd Company holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Northwest Natural Gas Company (NYSE:NWN) for 111,317 shares. Commercial Bank Of Montreal Can holds 0% of its portfolio in Northwest Natural Gas Company (NYSE:NWN) for 9,741 shares. Raymond James And Associates stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Northwest Natural Gas Company (NYSE:NWN). Peak6 L P has 0% invested in Northwest Natural Gas Company (NYSE:NWN) for 2,064 shares. Usca Ria Lc has 6,000 shares.

Since February 26, 2018, it had 1 buying transaction, and 2 selling transactions for $36,066 activity. Peverett Jane L sold $53,375 worth of stock or 1,000 shares. $90,367 worth of Northwest Natural Gas Company (NYSE:NWN) was sold by GIBSON C SCOTT on Tuesday, February 27.

Nuance Investments Llc decreased its stake in Northwest Nat Gas Co (NYSE:NWN) by 61.99% based on its latest 2018Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Nuance Investments Llc sold 258,663 shares as the company’s stock rose 10.15% while stock markets declined. The institutional investor held 158,574 shares of the oil and gas transmission company at the end of 2018Q2, valued at $10.12 million, down from 417,237 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Nuance Investments Llc who had been investing in Northwest Nat Gas Co for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $1.83B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.16% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $63.5. About 137,856 shares traded or 0.68% up from the average. Northwest Natural Gas Company (NYSE:NWN) has declined 3.27% since August 13, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 15.84% the S&P500.

Nuance Investments Llc is a Kansas-based institutional investor with more than $507.52 million AUM in January, 2015. Taken from Nuance Investments latest Adv, the fund reported to have 8 full and part-time employees. Among which 3 performing investment advisory and research functions. The institutional investor had more than 400 clients.

Northwest Natural Gas Company (NYSE:NWN) Ratings Coverage

Among 2 analysts covering Northwest Natural (NYSE:NWN), 0 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 0 are positive. Northwest Natural had 3 analyst reports since February 26, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Monday, February 26, the company rating was maintained by Wells Fargo. The stock of Northwest Natural Gas Company (NYSE:NWN) earned “Hold” rating by Hilliard Lyons on Tuesday, February 27. The stock of Northwest Natural Gas Company (NYSE:NWN) earned “Market Perform” rating by Wells Fargo on Monday, March 5.

Northwest Natural Gas Company engages in gas distribution and storage businesses in the United States. The company has market cap of $1.83 billion. It operates in two divisions, Local Gas Distribution and Gas Storage. It currently has negative earnings. The Local Gas Distribution segment engages in the purchase, sale, and delivery of natural gas and related services to residential, commercial, and industrial clients in Oregon and southwest Washington.

More news for Northwest Natural Gas Company (NYSE:NWN) were recently published by: Nasdaq.com, which released: “Mid-Morning Market Update: Markets Open Lower; Trade Desk Earnings Top Expectations” on August 10, 2018. Globenewswire.com‘s article titled: “Charles A. Wilhoite Joins NW Natural Board of Directors” and published on July 27, 2018 is yet another important article.

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