Security Capital Research & Management Trimmed Hcp (HCP) Position By $35.18 Million; Comerica Bank Has Decreased By $549,612 Its Viacom Cl B (VIAB) Holding

December 6, 2017 - By wolcottdaily

Security Capital Research & Management Inc decreased Hcp Inc (HCP) stake by 20.91% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Security Capital Research & Management Inc sold 1.13M shares as Hcp Inc (HCP)’s stock rose 2.09%. The Security Capital Research & Management Inc holds 4.29M shares with $137.18 million value, down from 5.43M last quarter. Hcp Inc now has $12.49B valuation. The stock decreased 0.60% or $0.16 during the last trading session, reaching $26.4. About 285,202 shares traded. HCP, Inc. (NYSE:HCP) has risen 8.01% since December 6, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 8.69% the S&P500.

Comerica Bank decreased Viacom Inc Cl B (VIAB) stake by 14.7% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Comerica Bank sold 15,267 shares as Viacom Inc Cl B (VIAB)’s stock declined 19.98%. The Comerica Bank holds 88,595 shares with $3.21 million value, down from 103,862 last quarter. Viacom Inc Cl B now has $11.89 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.10% or $0.03 during the last trading session, reaching $28.91. About 1.00 million shares traded. Viacom, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB) has declined 8.36% since December 6, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 25.06% the S&P500.

Security Capital Research & Management Inc increased Ventas Inc (NYSE:VTR) stake by 388,744 shares to 650,791 valued at $45.22 million in 2017Q2. It also upped Cyrusone Inc (NASDAQ:CONE) stake by 22,375 shares and now owns 439,575 shares. Liberty Ppty Tr (NYSE:LPT) was raised too.

Among 19 analysts covering HCP (NYSE:HCP), 3 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 15 Hold. Therefore 16% are positive. HCP had 64 analyst reports since September 8, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of HCP, Inc. (NYSE:HCP) has “Neutral” rating given on Tuesday, August 23 by UBS. Goldman Sachs upgraded the shares of HCP in report on Friday, July 8 to “Neutral” rating. On Monday, October 16 the stock rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets with “Hold”. Stifel Nicolaus maintained it with “Hold” rating and $30.0 target in Thursday, November 2 report. The rating was upgraded by Morgan Stanley on Monday, March 20 to “Equal-Weight”. The rating was downgraded by Goldman Sachs on Monday, July 24 to “Neutral”. As per Monday, March 27, the company rating was upgraded by Evercore. JP Morgan maintained HCP, Inc. (NYSE:HCP) rating on Tuesday, March 15. JP Morgan has “Neutral” rating and $35 target. On Thursday, August 25 the stock rating was initiated by BTIG Research with “Neutral”. The company was downgraded on Wednesday, June 22 by Morgan Stanley.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.23 in 2017 Q2. Its up 0.14, from 1.09 in 2017Q1. It is positive, as 35 investors sold HCP shares while 170 reduced holdings. 63 funds opened positions while 190 raised stakes. 411.39 million shares or 1.65% more from 404.71 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Renaissance Techs Ltd Com invested 0.02% in HCP, Inc. (NYSE:HCP). Teachers Retirement Sys Of The State Of Kentucky holds 53,400 shares. Cornerstone Cap Inc invested in 482,450 shares. Nationwide Fund Advsr owns 0.02% invested in HCP, Inc. (NYSE:HCP) for 155,428 shares. Loring Wolcott Coolidge Fiduciary Advsr Limited Liability Partnership Ma has 10,135 shares. Schnieders Cap Limited Co has invested 0.2% in HCP, Inc. (NYSE:HCP). Old Mutual Customised Solutions (Proprietary) Ltd has invested 0.09% of its portfolio in HCP, Inc. (NYSE:HCP). Benjamin F Edwards & Inc has invested 0% of its portfolio in HCP, Inc. (NYSE:HCP). Fmr Ltd Limited Liability Company owns 198,709 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Mitsubishi Ufj Trust Bk holds 0.06% in HCP, Inc. (NYSE:HCP) or 936,932 shares. Df Dent Com has invested 0.05% of its portfolio in HCP, Inc. (NYSE:HCP). State Of Tennessee Treasury Department holds 0.02% of its portfolio in HCP, Inc. (NYSE:HCP) for 128,159 shares. Amica Pension Fund Board Of Trustees, Rhode Island-based fund reported 98,995 shares. Voya Investment Limited Liability Corporation invested in 0.02% or 255,521 shares. Crawford Invest Counsel Inc stated it has 373,778 shares.

Analysts await HCP, Inc. (NYSE:HCP) to report earnings on February, 12. They expect $0.47 EPS, down 20.34% or $0.12 from last year’s $0.59 per share. HCP’s profit will be $222.36M for 14.04 P/E if the $0.47 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.48 actual EPS reported by HCP, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -2.08% negative EPS growth.

Since June 13, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 insider sale for $83,595 activity. $83,595 worth of stock was sold by Klaritch Thomas on Tuesday, June 13.

Among 38 analysts covering Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB), 12 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 23 Hold. Therefore 32% are positive. Viacom Inc. had 120 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Wedbush on Monday, February 6 with “Neutral”. As per Tuesday, August 8, the company rating was maintained by Cowen & Co. The stock of Viacom, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB) earned “Outperform” rating by Barrington Research on Thursday, February 9. UBS maintained Viacom, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB) on Monday, June 20 with “Buy” rating. As per Monday, July 11, the company rating was downgraded by Wells Fargo. The stock has “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Thursday, September 7. The rating was maintained by Topeka Capital Markets on Thursday, November 12 with “Hold”. The stock of Viacom, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB) earned “Buy” rating by Wunderlich on Friday, June 17. The firm has “Outperform” rating by Telsey Advisory Group given on Friday, February 5. The stock of Viacom, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB) has “Hold” rating given on Monday, November 14 by Brean Capital.

Comerica Bank increased Cisco Sys Inc (NASDAQ:CSCO) stake by 127,035 shares to 2.48M valued at $78.91M in 2017Q2. It also upped Ibm Corp (NYSE:IBM) stake by 128,614 shares and now owns 502,830 shares. Vanguard Ftse Developed Etf (VEA) was raised too.

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