W P Carey Inc (NYSE:WPC) Big Money Sentiment Index Improved in 2017 Q4 to 1.41

May 3, 2018 - By Sarah Harris

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Positions for W P Carey Inc (NYSE:WPC)

In Q4 2017 W P Carey Inc (NYSE:WPC) big money sentiment increased to 1.41, SEC.gov filings reveal. So its up 0.09, from 2017Q3’s 1.32. 154 institutional investors increased or opened new positions, while 109 sold and decreased their holdings in W P Carey Inc so the sentiment improved. These funds own 50.26 million shares, that’s up from 50.07 million shares in 2017Q3. Funds holding W P Carey Inc in top 10 changed to 1 from 3 for a decrease of 2. In total 26 funds closed positions, 83 reduced and 112 increased. Also 42 funds bought new W P Carey Inc stakes.

Largest W P Carey Inc Investors

As of Q4 2017 Rock Point Advisors Llc has 3.92% invested in W P Carey Inc. As of Q4 2017, 55,277 shares of W P Carey Inc are owned by Gruss & Co Inc. Pring Turner Capital Group Inc reported 33,870 shares. The New York-based fund Karpas Strategies Llc have invested about 2.28% of the investment manager’s stock portfolio in W P Carey Inc. The Pennsylvania-based fund Berkshire Asset Management Llc Pa looks positive on W P Carey Inc, having 293,092 shares.

W. P. Carey Inc. is an independent equity real estate investment trust.The firm is valued at $6.83 billion. The firm also provides long-term sale-leaseback and build-to-suit financing for companies.The P/E ratio is 24.89. It invests in the real estate markets across the globe.

Ticker’s shares touched $63.73 during the last trading session after 0.45% change.W. P. Carey Inc. is uptrending after having risen 0.63% since May 3, 2017. WPC has 434,057 volume or 11.32% up from normal. WPC underperformed by 10.92% the S&P 500.

On May, 8. Investors wait W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE:WPC) to report its quarterly earnings, according to Zacks. earnings per share of $1.19 is 4.80 % down from 2017’s $1.25 EPS. If reported the P/E will be 13.39 with $127.57 million profit. Wall Street forecasts -9.16 % negative EPS growth as of May, 8.

236,408 were accumulated by Credit Suisse Ag. M&T National Bank & Trust has invested 0% in W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE:WPC). Suntrust Banks Incorporated accumulated 5,642 shs. Wellington Mgmt Gp Llp reported 0% stake. Creative Planning stated it has 21,154 shs. Raymond James And Associates has 0.02% invested in W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE:WPC) for 122,429 shs. Tompkins has invested 0.01% in W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE:WPC). 7,192 are owned by Marshwinds Advisory Co. Metropolitan Life Insur New York has invested 0.01% in W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE:WPC). Commercial Bank Of Montreal Can owns 39,742 shs or 0% of their US capital. Moreover, Willingdon Wealth has 0.98% invested in W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE:WPC). Whalerock Point Prns Llc stated it has 5,545 shs. Jefferies Gru owns 0.01% invested in W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE:WPC) for 21,743 shs. 13,500 are held by Associated Banc. 35,525 are held by Capital Financial Advisers Ltd.

W. P. Carey Inc. registered $375,046 net activity with 2 buys and 0 selling transactions since March 12, 2018. Farrell Peter bought $125,926 worth of stock or 2,035 shs.

W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE:WPC) Ratings Coverage

Total analysts of 2 have positions in WP Carey & Co Llc (NYSE:WPC) as follows: 0 rated it a “Buy”, 0 with “Sell” and 2 with “Hold”. The positive are 0. Since November 10, 2017 according to StockzIntelligence Inc WP Carey & Co Llc has 3 analyst reports. On Tuesday, February 27 the firm earned “Hold” rating by Evercore. On Monday, December 11 the firm earned “Underperform” rating by Evercore. On Friday, November 10 the stock of W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE:WPC) has “Hold” rating given by Ladenburg.

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