Vident Investment Advisory Has Raised Stratasys LTD (SSYS) Holding; Shorts at Epr Properties (EPR) Raised By 3.59%

April 17, 2018 - By reb123z

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Epr Properties (NYSE:EPR) had an increase of 3.59% in short interest. EPR’s SI was 2.45 million shares in April as released by FINRA. Its up 3.59% from 2.37M shares previously. With 587,400 avg volume, 4 days are for Epr Properties (NYSE:EPR)’s short sellers to cover EPR’s short positions. The SI to Epr Properties’s float is 3.37%. The stock increased 0.53% or $0.29 during the last trading session, reaching $55.06. About 374,857 shares traded. EPR Properties (NYSE:EPR) has declined 24.90% since April 17, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 36.45% the S&P500.

Vident Investment Advisory Llc increased Stratasys Ltd (SSYS) stake by 61.47% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Vident Investment Advisory Llc acquired 333,656 shares as Stratasys Ltd (SSYS)’s stock declined 3.84%. The Vident Investment Advisory Llc holds 876,470 shares with $17.49M value, up from 542,814 last quarter. Stratasys Ltd now has $1.15B valuation. The stock increased 2.20% or $0.46 during the last trading session, reaching $21.4. About 547,819 shares traded. Stratasys Ltd. (NASDAQ:SSYS) has risen 3.03% since April 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 8.52% the S&P500.

Among 23 analysts covering Stratasys (NASDAQ:SSYS), 6 have Buy rating, 5 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 26% are positive. Stratasys had 57 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Friday, October 6 with “Hold”. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained Stratasys Ltd. (NASDAQ:SSYS) on Thursday, October 26 with “Hold” rating. Needham maintained it with “Buy” rating and $21 target in Wednesday, November 16 report. The stock has “Sell” rating by Goldman Sachs on Monday, June 26. On Thursday, August 6 the stock rating was upgraded by Citigroup to “Buy”. The rating was maintained by Oppenheimer on Tuesday, October 27 with “Outperform”. The stock has “Hold” rating by Loop Capital Markets on Monday, July 24. As per Wednesday, July 29, the company rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity. The company was downgraded on Monday, November 9 by Deutsche Bank. The stock of Stratasys Ltd. (NASDAQ:SSYS) earned “Neutral” rating by Citigroup on Friday, April 15.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.1 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.08, from 1.02 in 2017Q3. It increased, as 25 investors sold SSYS shares while 37 reduced holdings. 25 funds opened positions while 43 raised stakes. 34.55 million shares or 0.87% less from 34.85 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Federated Investors Pa holds 0% in Stratasys Ltd. (NASDAQ:SSYS) or 22 shares. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage stated it has 48,478 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Legal And General Grp Plc has 19,014 shares. Sei Invs Co, a Pennsylvania-based fund reported 63 shares. Renaissance Tech Lc owns 246,132 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Baillie Gifford has 0.01% invested in Stratasys Ltd. (NASDAQ:SSYS) for 460,537 shares. Canada Pension Plan Investment Board owns 19,905 shares. Grp One Trading Limited Partnership accumulated 7,318 shares. Parkside National Bank & Trust Tru has invested 0% of its portfolio in Stratasys Ltd. (NASDAQ:SSYS). Vident Investment Advisory Limited Liability Co holds 876,470 shares. 535,320 were reported by Gamco Et Al. Winslow Evans Crocker has 50 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Disciplined Growth Inc Mn reported 148,292 shares. Polar Asset Mngmt Prns Inc stated it has 0.11% of its portfolio in Stratasys Ltd. (NASDAQ:SSYS). Advisory Net Limited Liability Corporation accumulated 100 shares or 0% of the stock.

Vident Investment Advisory Llc decreased Charter Communications Inc N stake by 1,128 shares to 3,860 valued at $1.30 million in 2017Q4. It also reduced Adaptimmune Therapeutics Plc stake by 81,739 shares and now owns 169,406 shares. Cytomx Therapeutics Inc was reduced too.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.96 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.17, from 1.13 in 2017Q3. It dropped, as 39 investors sold EPR Properties shares while 93 reduced holdings. 30 funds opened positions while 97 raised stakes. 63.21 million shares or 0.35% less from 63.43 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Community National Bank & Trust Of Raymore invested 0.4% of its portfolio in EPR Properties (NYSE:EPR). Hightower Advisors Lc reported 4,410 shares. Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania School Empls Retrmt Sys invested 0.01% in EPR Properties (NYSE:EPR). Advsr Asset Mgmt invested in 16,719 shares or 0.02% of the stock. Fort Washington Investment Incorporated Oh reported 7,915 shares. New Mexico Educational Retirement Board invested 0.04% in EPR Properties (NYSE:EPR). Bailard invested in 4,118 shares or 0.02% of the stock. Paragon Mgmt reported 3,400 shares stake. Cubist Systematic Strategies holds 0.02% or 6,224 shares in its portfolio. Ing Groep Nv reported 0.01% of its portfolio in EPR Properties (NYSE:EPR). Jpmorgan Chase reported 0% of its portfolio in EPR Properties (NYSE:EPR). Walleye Trading Limited Liability Co owns 6,950 shares. M&T Comml Bank has 0% invested in EPR Properties (NYSE:EPR) for 4,441 shares. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management accumulated 236 shares. Citadel Advsrs Lc holds 39,717 shares.

EPR Properties is a real estate investment trust. The company has market cap of $4.09 billion. It invests in the real estate markets of United States and Canada. It has a 16.74 P/E ratio. The firm develops, owns, leases and finances properties in select market divisions primarily related to entertainment, education and recreation.

Among 12 analysts covering EPR Properties (NYSE:EPR), 2 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 17% are positive. EPR Properties had 28 analyst reports since September 17, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Buy” on Thursday, March 1. FBR Capital maintained it with “Hold” rating and $80.0 target in Thursday, November 9 report. The firm has “Sell” rating by J.P. Morgan given on Friday, December 15. The rating was downgraded by Ladenburg Thalmann to “Neutral” on Monday, March 26. The company was maintained on Monday, January 22 by SunTrust. The firm has “Underweight” rating given on Friday, December 15 by JP Morgan. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, December 19 by Suntrust Robinson. KeyBanc Capital Markets downgraded EPR Properties (NYSE:EPR) on Thursday, March 1 to “Sector Weight” rating. Citigroup maintained the stock with “Neutral” rating in Tuesday, March 13 report. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Friday, August 12 by Citigroup.

Since December 18, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 2 sales for $1.47 million activity. Evans Craig L. also sold $840,461 worth of EPR Properties (NYSE:EPR) on Wednesday, January 10. Another trade for 9,359 shares valued at $632,107 was sold by Hirons Michael L.

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