Magnetar Financial LLC Raised Vectren Corp (VVC) Position by $171.10 Million

Vectren Corporation (NYSE:VVC) LogoInvestors sentiment increased to 0.92 in 2018 Q2. Its up 0.04, from 0.88 in 2018Q1. It increased, as 31 investors sold VVC shares while 109 reduced holdings. 58 funds opened positions while 71 raised stakes. 51.18 million shares or 5.83% less from 54.35 million shares in 2018Q1 were reported. Hayek Kallen Inv Mngmt invested 0.15% in Vectren Corporation (NYSE:VVC). Moreover, Gabelli Funds Limited Liability Corporation has 0.29% invested in Vectren Corporation (NYSE:VVC). Public Employees Retirement Of Ohio has 0.02% invested in Vectren Corporation (NYSE:VVC) for 63,859 shares. Sei Investments holds 26,782 shares. Glenmede Tru Company Na holds 420 shares. Capstone Investment Ltd Liability owns 370,427 shares for 0.41% of their portfolio. Bancorp Of Mellon Corp reported 0.02% in Vectren Corporation (NYSE:VVC). Cap Financial Advisers Ltd Company owns 26,358 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. 39,900 are held by Lombard Odier Asset Management (Usa) Corp. National Bank & Trust Of America De owns 0% invested in Vectren Corporation (NYSE:VVC) for 68,956 shares. Ing Groep Nv accumulated 13,226 shares or 0.02% of the stock. Peapack Gladstone Financial Corp invested 0.06% of its portfolio in Vectren Corporation (NYSE:VVC). Wellington Shields And Com Limited Liability Co accumulated 4,299 shares or 0.16% of the stock. 430,089 are held by Dimensional Fund Advsr L P. Tt Intl holds 79,290 shares.

Magnetar Financial Llc increased its stake in Vectren Corp (VVC) by 68362.92% based on its latest 2018Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Magnetar Financial Llc bought 2.41 million shares as the company’s stock rose 0.72% with the market. The hedge fund held 2.41M shares of the natural gas distribution company at the end of 2018Q2, valued at $172.43M, up from 3,525 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Magnetar Financial Llc who had been investing in Vectren Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $5.97 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.06% or $0.04 during the last trading session, reaching $71.84. About 816,372 shares traded or 28.16% up from the average. Vectren Corporation (NYSE:VVC) has risen 7.11% since December 8, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 8.51% the S&P500.

Magnetar Financial Llc, which manages about $13.74B and $5.18B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Western Gas Partners Lp (NYSE:WES) by 515,704 shares to 1.15M shares, valued at $55.79 million in 2018Q2, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Akorn Inc (NASDAQ:AKRX) by 1.36M shares in the quarter, leaving it with 676,135 shares, and cut its stake in Laboratory Corp Amer Hldgs (NYSE:LH).

More recent Vectren Corporation (NYSE:VVC) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Dissecting CenterPoint’s Acquisition Of Vectren Corp. – Seeking Alpha” on April 24, 2018. Also Globenewswire.com published the news titled: “Vectren Shareholders Approve Merger with CenterPoint Energy – GlobeNewswire” on August 28, 2018. Globenewswire.com‘s news article titled: “CenterPoint Energy and Vectren merger receives FERC approval – GlobeNewswire” with publication date: October 05, 2018 was also an interesting one.

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