Citadel Advisors Llc Increased Fireeye Inc (NASDAQ:FEYE) Stake by $75.39 Million

August 13, 2018 - By Mary Gaskins

FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ:FEYE) LogoInvestors sentiment decreased to 1.14 in 2018 Q1. Its down 0.01, from 1.15 in 2017Q4. It is negative, as 20 investors sold FEYE shares while 81 reduced holdings. 46 funds opened positions while 69 raised stakes. 118.79 million shares or 1.56% more from 116.96 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Cubist Systematic Strategies holds 16,623 shares. Oberweis Asset holds 13,810 shares. California Public Employees Retirement Systems owns 347,300 shares. Numerixs Investment Technologies has invested 0.06% in FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ:FEYE). Sei Co invested in 65,257 shares. Hall Laurie J Trustee holds 0.01% of its portfolio in FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ:FEYE) for 820 shares. 21,900 were accumulated by Benjamin F Edwards & Company. Winslow Evans And Crocker Inc invested in 800 shares. Boston Rech & Mgmt accumulated 18,900 shares. Trexquant Investment Lp holds 0.06% or 53,913 shares. Peak6 Invs Lp reported 120,163 shares. The Germany-based Deutsche Bancorp Ag has invested 0.01% in FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ:FEYE). Focused Wealth Mgmt Inc holds 375 shares. Mariner Wealth owns 92,862 shares. Jacobs Levy Equity Mgmt Inc has invested 0.11% of its portfolio in FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ:FEYE).

Since February 16, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 14 selling transactions for $7.21 million activity. Shares for $261,121 were sold by Robbins William T. On Monday, June 18 Mandia Kevin R. sold $266,057 worth of FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ:FEYE) or 15,701 shares. On Wednesday, May 16 the insider Reese Travis M. sold $55,336. Shares for $16,184 were sold by VERDECANNA FRANK on Wednesday, May 16.

Citadel Advisors Llc increased its stake in Fireeye Inc (NASDAQ:FEYE) by 1450.45% based on its latest 2018Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Citadel Advisors Llc bought 5.03 million shares as the company’s stock declined 1.55% with the market. The hedge fund held 5.37 million shares of the technology company at the end of 2018Q2, valued at $82.68 million, up from 346,500 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Citadel Advisors Llc who had been investing in Fireeye Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $2.89 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.98% or $0.15 during the last trading session, reaching $15.08. About 1.83 million shares traded. FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ:FEYE) has risen 12.35% since August 13, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 0.22% the S&P500.

Citadel Advisors Llc, which manages about $202.23B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Camden Ppty Tr (NYSE:CPT) by 173,338 shares to 1.21M shares, valued at $110.24 million in 2018Q2, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Allergan Plc (Call) () by 141,900 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 448,700 shares, and cut its stake in Suntrust Bks Inc (NYSE:STI).

Ken Griffin career started in 1986 as a stocks and options trader. Soon he started a convertible bond arbitrage fund. When the market crashed in 1987, he was already rich. Today he is a billionire and manages and Citadel Investment Group is among the world’s largest hedge funds. In 2011 when many hedge funds and CTAs had poor returns, Citadel had returned over 20%, it also returned nearly 25% in 2012 and then 20+% in 2013. Citadel Advisors Llc is a Illinois-based hedge fund that was founded by Ken Griffin. It had more than $142.00 billion assets under management in December, 2014. Citadel Advisors Llc is the 30th largest hedge fund in our database. Taken from Citadel Advisors latest Adv, the fund reported to have 985 full and part-time employees. Among which 872 performing investment advisory and research functions. The hedge fund had between 11-25 clients.

FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ:FEYE) Ratings Coverage

Among 9 analysts covering FireEye (NASDAQ:FEYE), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 44% are positive. FireEye had 11 analyst reports since March 2, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Monday, March 5, the company rating was maintained by Oppenheimer. Oppenheimer maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Monday, June 18 report. The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets on Thursday, August 2 with “Market Perform”. Barclays Capital maintained FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ:FEYE) rating on Thursday, May 3. Barclays Capital has “Equal-Weight” rating and $20 target. The stock of FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ:FEYE) earned “Overweight” rating by PiperJaffray on Monday, July 9. Citigroup maintained the stock with “Neutral” rating in Friday, May 4 report. The firm has “Overweight” rating given on Friday, March 2 by First Analysis. BMO Capital Markets maintained FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ:FEYE) rating on Thursday, May 3. BMO Capital Markets has “Market Perform” rating and $18 target. The company was maintained on Tuesday, May 29 by UBS. Morgan Stanley maintained FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ:FEYE) on Wednesday, March 28 with “Overweight” rating.

FireEye, Inc. provides cybersecurity solutions that allow organizations to prepare for, prevent, respond to, and remediate cyber-attacks. The company has market cap of $2.89 billion. The firm provides vector-specific appliance and cloud solutions detect and block known and unknown cyber-attacks. It currently has negative earnings. It offers threat detection and prevention solutions, including network security products; email security solutions; endpoint security solutions; and content security products; and security management and orchestration products, such as Central Management System, FireEye Security Orchestrator, Threat Analytics Platform; Malware Analysis series of appliances; and Enterprise Forensics series of appliances.

More notable recent FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ:FEYE) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “3 Cybersecurity Stocks to Add to Your Buy List” on August 06, 2018, also Fool.com with their article: “FireEye Beats on New Customer Additions, Subscription Growth” published on August 03, 2018, Nasdaq.com published: “FireEye (FEYE) Stock Slides Despite Q2 Earnings, Revenue Beat” on August 01, 2018. More interesting news about FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ:FEYE) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “Report: Developing Opportunities within Stemline Therapeutics, Silgan, CVR Energy, MINDBODY, FireEye, and Quality …” published on August 06, 2018 as well as 247Wallst.com‘s news article titled: “Cybersecurity Stocks See Rising Tide in Short Interest” with publication date: August 10, 2018.

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