Atalanta Sosnoff Capital Has Boosted Costco Whsl New (COST) Stake By $361,956; Teacher Retirement System Of Texas Lowered Corporate Office Pptys Tr (OFC) Holding

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Teacher Retirement System Of Texas decreased Corporate Office Pptys Tr (OFC) stake by 76.96% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Teacher Retirement System Of Texas sold 115,382 shares as Corporate Office Pptys Tr (OFC)’s stock declined 13.78%. The Teacher Retirement System Of Texas holds 34,551 shares with $1.01M value, down from 149,933 last quarter. Corporate Office Pptys Tr now has $2.81 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.83% or $0.22 during the last trading session, reaching $26.79. About 1.82M shares traded or 85.91% up from the average. Corporate Office Properties Trust (NYSE:OFC) has declined 23.71% since April 8, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 35.26% the S&P500.

Atalanta Sosnoff Capital Llc increased Costco Whsl Corp New (COST) stake by 3% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Atalanta Sosnoff Capital Llc acquired 1,946 shares as Costco Whsl Corp New (COST)’s stock declined 1.86%. The Atalanta Sosnoff Capital Llc holds 66,902 shares with $12.45M value, up from 64,956 last quarter. Costco Whsl Corp New now has $80.73B valuation. The stock decreased 1.23% or $2.29 during the last trading session, reaching $183.96. About 2.26M shares traded. Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST) has risen 14.69% since April 8, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 3.14% the S&P500.

Since October 4, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 16 sales for $23.62 million activity. On Monday, January 8 Vachris Roland Michael sold $977,510 worth of Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST) or 5,200 shares. $966,000 worth of Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST) shares were sold by Rose Timothy L.. GALANTI RICHARD A had sold 5,000 shares worth $958,087 on Friday, December 22. 11,674 shares were sold by MOULTON PAUL G, worth $2.21 million. $573,930 worth of stock was sold by MEISENBACH JOHN W on Thursday, March 1. LIBENSON RICHARD M sold $3.86M worth of stock or 20,000 shares. ZOOK DENNIS R sold 5,000 shares worth $810,788.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.98 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.21, from 1.19 in 2017Q3. It dived, as 64 investors sold COST shares while 442 reduced holdings. 134 funds opened positions while 364 raised stakes. 308.22 million shares or 1.23% more from 304.48 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Btc Cap Mngmt holds 5,564 shares or 0.18% of its portfolio. Ckw Grp holds 604 shares or 0.02% of its portfolio. Millennium Management Lc holds 0.11% in Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST) or 409,166 shares. Oppenheimer Asset holds 27,117 shares. Brinker Capital has invested 0.01% in Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST). Cue Financial Group Inc accumulated 1.05% or 8,585 shares. London Co Of Virginia reported 0% of its portfolio in Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST). Jones Cos Lllp invested in 20,130 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Ser holds 477 shares. Sva Plumb Wealth Management Ltd Liability Com stated it has 1,933 shares or 0.04% of all its holdings. Guardian Life Ins Of America has 0.06% invested in Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST). Nomura Asset Limited, a Japan-based fund reported 108,298 shares. Violich Cap Management Inc accumulated 81,288 shares. Garrison Bradford & holds 35,620 shares or 5.48% of its portfolio. Clarkston Capital Partners Limited Com stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST).

Among 32 analysts covering Costco Wholesale (NASDAQ:COST), 22 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 69% are positive. Costco Wholesale has $230.0 highest and $144.0 lowest target. $190.52’s average target is 3.57% above currents $183.96 stock price. Costco Wholesale had 123 analyst reports since August 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Thursday, December 3 by Stifel Nicolaus. Vetr upgraded Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST) on Monday, August 24 to “Buy” rating. The stock has “Hold” rating by Wells Fargo on Thursday, August 3. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, August 31 by UBS. Stifel Nicolaus maintained it with “Buy” rating and $173.0 target in Monday, September 18 report. Jefferies maintained Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST) on Tuesday, August 22 with “Hold” rating. On Monday, July 17 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Hold”. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Friday, May 26 report. The stock of Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, December 5 by Raymond James. BMO Capital Markets maintained Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST) on Wednesday, January 24 with “Buy” rating.

Atalanta Sosnoff Capital Llc decreased Unitedhealth Group Inc (NYSE:UNH) stake by 16,711 shares to 340,563 valued at $75.08 million in 2017Q4. It also reduced Becton Dickinson & Co (NYSE:BDX) stake by 3,746 shares and now owns 205,495 shares. Salesforce.Com Inc (NYSE:CRM) was reduced too.

Since February 13, 2018, it had 4 insider purchases, and 2 sales for $100,415 activity. Shares for $42,012 were bought by BUDORICK STEPHEN E on Monday, March 12. DENTON ROBERT L sold $39,381 worth of Corporate Office Properties Trust (NYSE:OFC) on Friday, March 16. On Tuesday, February 13 Trimberger Lisa G bought $76,200 worth of Corporate Office Properties Trust (NYSE:OFC) or 3,000 shares.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.77 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.54, from 1.23 in 2017Q3. It is positive, as 19 investors sold OFC shares while 59 reduced holdings. 44 funds opened positions while 94 raised stakes. 103.09 million shares or 2.97% more from 100.12 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage holds 0% of its portfolio in Corporate Office Properties Trust (NYSE:OFC) for 37,535 shares. 170,196 are owned by Citigroup Inc. Northern Tru Corp owns 1.60M shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. National Bank Of Montreal Can holds 0% or 136,366 shares in its portfolio. Metropolitan Life Ins Ny, a New York-based fund reported 33,906 shares. The Illinois-based Magnetar Fincl Limited Company has invested 0.01% in Corporate Office Properties Trust (NYSE:OFC). Hartford Invest Management Com reported 192,275 shares. South Dakota Inv Council reported 57,500 shares. Gofen And Glossberg Ltd Co Il invested in 0.05% or 50,760 shares. Tower Rech Capital Ltd Llc (Trc) reported 317 shares stake. Kbc Group Nv stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Corporate Office Properties Trust (NYSE:OFC). Deprince Race And Zollo stated it has 45,470 shares or 0.03% of all its holdings. Texas Permanent School Fund reported 0.02% stake. Quantbot Technology Ltd Partnership reported 0.21% of its portfolio in Corporate Office Properties Trust (NYSE:OFC). Hanson And Doremus Invest Mgmt stated it has 0.01% in Corporate Office Properties Trust (NYSE:OFC).

Analysts await Corporate Office Properties Trust (NYSE:OFC) to report earnings on April, 26. They expect $0.49 earnings per share, up 4.26% or $0.02 from last year’s $0.47 per share. OFC’s profit will be $51.32M for 13.67 P/E if the $0.49 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.53 actual earnings per share reported by Corporate Office Properties Trust for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -7.55% negative EPS growth.

Among 15 analysts covering Corporate Office Properties Trust (NYSE:OFC), 4 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 27% are positive. Corporate Office Properties Trust has $38 highest and $20 lowest target. $28.42’s average target is 6.08% above currents $26.79 stock price. Corporate Office Properties Trust had 48 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Corporate Office Properties Trust (NYSE:OFC) earned “Hold” rating by Robert W. Baird on Friday, February 9. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, August 25 by BTIG Research. The company was maintained on Tuesday, September 8 by Evercore. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Friday, February 9 by SunTrust. The stock has “Hold” rating by Robert W. Baird on Monday, January 8. The rating was maintained by Mizuho with “Neutral” on Tuesday, September 1. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Friday, January 20 by SunTrust. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, August 5 by Jefferies. The stock of Corporate Office Properties Trust (NYSE:OFC) earned “Sell” rating by M Partners on Tuesday, August 11. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Sell” on Monday, February 12.

Teacher Retirement System Of Texas increased Endo Intl Plc (NASDAQ:ENDP) stake by 53,613 shares to 70,258 valued at $545,000 in 2017Q4. It also upped Treehouse Foods Inc (NYSE:THS) stake by 14,995 shares and now owns 19,694 shares. Hudson Pac Pptys Inc (NYSE:HPP) was raised too.

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