Gabelli Funds LLC Maintains Stake in QTS Realty Trust, Inc. (QTS)

Over the last three months, insiders have sold 14,317 shares of company stock worth $741,573. The real estate investment trust reported $0.45 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.45. The institutional ownership stake in the corporation is 72.80%.

The stock increased 0.10% or $0.01 on June 13, reaching $10.24. About 507,984 shares traded.

07/28/2014 - Wells Fargo began new coverage on Empire State Realty Trust, Inc. giving the company a "market perform" rating. It has underperformed by 17.33% the S&P500.

QTS Realty Trust (NYSE:QTS) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Monday, May 1st. At the time of writing, Shares the company recently traded 27.12% away 52-week low and noted price movement -0.90% away from the 52-week high level. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 11,605,728 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock valued at $474,095,000 after buying an additional 294,760 shares in the last quarter. The company has market cap of $2.59 billion. The target implies a 1% spike from where the shares are now trading. American Assets Capital Advisers acquired 5,800 shares as Federal Realty Investment Trust (FRT)'s stock declined 10.71%. It has underperformed by 3.61% the S&P500. 641,554 were reported by Jpmorgan Chase And. Chevron Corp New Com now has $206.23 billion valuation. Credit Suisse Ag owns 644,111 shares. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the company's stock. Therefore 38% are positive. KRG was included in 3 notes of analysts from December 12, 2016. On Tuesday, November 8 the stock rating was upgraded by TD Securities to "Buy". The firm has "Underperform" rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Thursday, August 6. The Massachusetts-based Eagle Boston Investment Management Inc has invested 1.62% in the stock. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Monday, February 22 by Deutsche Bank. As per Tuesday, July 19, the company rating was downgraded by Jefferies. As per Thursday, December 3, the company rating was downgraded by Argus Research.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.21 in 2016 Q4. Finally, Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Education Realty Trust from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a report on Tuesday, May 9th. First Midwest Bank Trust Division raised its stake in Education Realty Trust by 5.4% in the first quarter. California State Teachers Retirement has 0.01% invested in DuPont Fabros Technology, Inc. 16,722 were reported by Liberty Mutual Group Asset Mgmt Incorporated. Analysts anticipate that QTS Realty Trust, Inc. will post $0.45 EPS for the current year. 46,713 are owned by Bender Robert And Assocs.

Shares of Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated (HR) opened at 35.13 on Tuesday. Cim Inv Mangement Inc reported 13,098 shares. Sei Invs holds 0.08% or 797,570 shares in its portfolio. Nationwide Fund Advsrs holds 178,975 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. The New York-based Jana Partners Llc has invested 4.49% in the stock. Manufacturers Life Ins The owns 241,536 shares or 0.03% of their U.S. portfolio. Segall Bryant & Hamill Ltd Co accumulated 0.16% or 245,118 shares. Manufacturers Life Ins Co The holds 0% or 4,054 shares. Wealthtrust invested 0.01% in Kinder Morgan Inc (NYSE:KMI). World Asset Management Inc now owns 7,184 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock worth $233,000 after buying an additional 134 shares during the period. Iamgold Corp had 25 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Finally, Evercore ISI raised shares of Lexington Realty Trust from an "in-line" rating to an "outperform" rating and set a $11.00 target price for the company in a research report on Thursday, May 25th. As per Friday, October 7, the company rating was initiated by Raymond James. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Friday, December 2 by Guggenheim. Its up 0.16, from 1.27 in 2016Q3.

10/25/2016 - United Dominion Realty Trust, Inc. was downgraded to " by analysts at BMO Capital Markets.

The stock increased 1.46% or $1.8 on June 9, reaching $124.68. Its down 0.13, from 1.16 in 2016Q3. Tiaa Cref Ltd Liability Co reported 0.01% in Lexington Realty Trust (NYSE:LXP). Federated Pa holds 749,108 shares. The original version of this piece can be read at https://www.thestockobserver.com/2017/06/14/nisa-investment-advisors-llc-maintains-position-in-qts-realty-trust-inc-qts-updated-updated.html. Bonventre Joseph also sold $52,511 worth of Lexington Realty Trust (NYSE:LXP) shares. Stifel reported 0.01% of its portfolio in Federal Realty Investment Trust (NYSE:FRT). Parkside National Bank Trust holds 0% of its portfolio in Cedar Realty Trust Inc (NYSE:CDR) for 84 shares. Arizona State Retirement System holds 0.08% or 39,200 shares in its portfolio. Omni Partners Llp owns 600,985 shares or 5.84% of their USA portfolio. Bridgewater Associate LP stated it has 4,100 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Its up 3.65% from 2.52 million shares previously.

Since February 21, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 4 sales for $9.18 million activity. The shares were sold at an average price of $10.13, for a total transaction of $1,370,568.74. It also increased its holding in Cisco Sys Inc (NASDAQ:CSCO) by 237,495 shares in the quarter, for a total of 8.97M shares, and has risen its stake in Paycom Software Inc (NYSE:PAYC).

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