Brookfield Asset Management Has Raised Xcel Energy (XEL) Stake; John Hancock Preferred Income Fund II (HPF)’s Sentiment Is 0.93

January 14, 2018 - By Evgen Dobrzhanskiy

The stock decreased 0.23% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $21.28. About 39,099 shares traded or 14.74% up from the average. John Hancock Preferred Income Fund II (HPF) has risen 1.51% since January 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 15.19% the S&P500.

Brookfield Asset Management Inc increased Xcel Energy Inc (XEL) stake by 694.82% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Brookfield Asset Management Inc acquired 25,500 shares as Xcel Energy Inc (XEL)’s stock rose 9.17%. The Brookfield Asset Management Inc holds 29,170 shares with $1.38 million value, up from 3,670 last quarter. Xcel Energy Inc now has $22.93B valuation. The stock decreased 0.81% or $0.37 during the last trading session, reaching $45.15. About 3.42M shares traded or 11.66% up from the average. Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL) has risen 13.18% since January 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 3.52% the S&P500.

Among 15 analysts covering Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL), 2 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 13% are positive. Xcel Energy Inc. had 45 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Equal Weight” rating by Barclays Capital given on Friday, December 2. On Friday, July 28 the stock rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with “Market Perform”. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Monday, July 31 report. As per Monday, November 13, the company rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley. Bank of America initiated it with “Buy” rating and $53.0 target in Tuesday, October 24 report. As per Monday, September 26, the company rating was maintained by SunTrust. Jefferies maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Friday, April 28 report. On Friday, September 8 the stock rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley with “Equal-Weight”. SunTrust maintained Xcel Energy Inc. (NASDAQ:XEL) on Monday, October 19 with “Neutral” rating. The firm has “Hold” rating by Jefferies given on Wednesday, October 21.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.09 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.14, from 1.23 in 2017Q2. It dropped, as 28 investors sold XEL shares while 184 reduced holdings. 48 funds opened positions while 183 raised stakes. 367.12 million shares or 1.36% more from 362.20 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Hartford Inv Management Company accumulated 109,671 shares. Sun Life Fin Inc owns 3,742 shares or 0.02% of their US portfolio. Brown Advisory accumulated 5,057 shares or 0% of the stock. Moreover, United Fire has 1.43% invested in Xcel Energy Inc. (NASDAQ:XEL). 116,498 were reported by Raymond James Serv Inc. Credit Suisse Ag reported 703,236 shares or 0.03% of all its holdings. Oregon Pub Employees Retirement Fund has 54,293 shares for 0.04% of their portfolio. 39,084 are held by Bridgewater L P. The Connecticut-based Scoria Capital Prtn Ltd Partnership has invested 0.74% in Xcel Energy Inc. (NASDAQ:XEL). Retail Bank Of Nova Scotia Tru reported 0.01% stake. Aviva Plc has 322,091 shares. 4.43M are held by Legal And General Gru Inc Public Ltd Company. Reaves W H holds 0.02% in Xcel Energy Inc. (NASDAQ:XEL) or 10,178 shares. Brinker Capital Incorporated reported 29,128 shares. Conning stated it has 0.02% in Xcel Energy Inc. (NASDAQ:XEL).

Brookfield Asset Management Inc decreased Essex Ppty Tr Inc (NYSE:ESS) stake by 21,154 shares to 509,356 valued at $129.39M in 2017Q3. It also reduced Prologis Inc (NYSE:PLD) stake by 1.20M shares and now owns 2.98 million shares. Powershares Qqq Trust (Put) (QQQ) was reduced too.

Fiduciary Financial Services Of The Southwest Inc Tx holds 0.99% of its portfolio in John Hancock Preferred Income Fund II for 150,515 shares. Koshinski Asset Management Inc. owns 81,764 shares or 0.59% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Rocky Mountain Advisers Llc has 0.09% invested in the company for 1,000 shares. The Florida-based Ifc Holdings Incorporated Fl has invested 0.06% in the stock. Provise Management Group Llc, a Florida-based fund reported 11,500 shares.

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