National Retail Properties (NYSE:NNN).
Lasalle Investment Management Securities LLC says it raised its position in National Retail Properties by 11,869.9% in the last quarter. Its investment was valued at $126,212,000 an increase of 12,648.7% according to the filing.
Several firms have shifted positions in (NNN). As of quarter end Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS had acquired a total of 4 shares growing its position 0.0%. The value of the total investment in National Retail Properties went from $851,000 to $907,000 a change of $56,000 since the last quarter. As of the end of the quarter Raymond James & Associates had bought 1,293 shares growing its stake by 4.2%. The value of the investment in NNN increased from $1,192,000 to $1,324,000 a change of 11.1% quarter to quarter.
As of quarter end Agf Investments Inc. had acquired a total of 219,480 shares growing its holdings by 40.9%. The value in dollars went from $20,977,000 to $31,482,000 increasing 50.1% quarter over quarter.
On November 2, 2017 Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services kept a “Buy” rating on the company. October 20 investment analysts at Robert W. Baird kept the company rating at “Buy” with a current price target of $46.00.
On September 7 FBR & Co left the company rating at “Buy” projecting a price of $52.00.
The company is now up by 0.16% percent from yesterday’s close. The most current P/E ratio is 34.84 and the market value is 6.48B. In the last earnings report the EPS was $1.22 with 152.05M shares currently outstanding.
Short traders are more bullish on National Retail Properties recently if you evaluate the fall in short interest. The company had a fall in short interest of -1.98% as of the latest report on October 13, 2017. Short interest fell from 7,943,749 to 7,786,841 over that timeframe. With short interest at 7,786,841 and short average daily volume at 633,965, days to cover is 12.0 and the percentage of shorted shares is 0.05% as of October 13.