Gaming and Leisure Properties (GLPI) PT Lowered to $31.00

Monday, 12 Feb, 2018

The Quinn Opportunity Partners Llc holds 323,660 shares with $11.94 million value, down from 345,867 last quarter. Blackrock Inc who had been investing in Gaming & Leisure Pptys Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $7.48 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 4.70% or $1.65 during the last trading session, reaching $33.45.

The average 1-year price target for Monsanto Company (MON) - averaging the work of different analysts - reveals a mean PT of $126.63/share. Today, I will analyse the industry outlook, as well as evaluate whether Gaming and Leisure Properties is lagging or leading its competitors in the industry.

Gaming and Leisure Properties (NASDAQ:GLPI) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February 8th. It has underperformed by 5.78% the S&P500.

American Assets Capital Advisers decreased its stake in Las Vegas Sands Corp (LVS) by 22.4% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Birchview Capital Lp sold 14,000 shares as the company's stock declined 3.49% while stock markets rallied. The real estate investment trust reported $0.43 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.76 by ($0.33). Evergreen Capital Management Llc who had been investing in America Movil Sab De Cv for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $62.25B market cap company. About 618,441 shares traded or 21.71% up from the average. (NYSE:LVS) has risen 28.09% since February 10, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 55.72% the S&P500. It also reduced its holding in Praxair Inc Com (NYSE:PX) by 3,766 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 4,077 shares, and cut its stake in General Electric Co (NYSE:GE). News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc. with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter. Therefore 42% are positive. Gaming and Leisure Properties has a fifty-two week low of $30.22 and a fifty-two week high of $39.32. (NYSE:LVS) on Wednesday, July 26 with "Hold" rating. (NASDAQ:GLPI) earned "Mkt Outperform" rating by JMP Securities on Tuesday, December 15. SunTrust upgraded the stock to "Buy" rating in Thursday, January 11 report. The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Tuesday, January 23 by Guggenheim. (NYSE:VZ) earned "Hold" rating by Zacks on Friday, August 14. Md Sass Invsts Serv has 2.19% invested in Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc. (NASDAQ:GLPI) on Tuesday, December 13 to "Equal-Weight" rating. On Thursday, October 26 the stock rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with "Hold". The stock has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average price target of $38.50. The company was initiated on Friday, June 2 by Ladenburg.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.38 in 2017 Q3. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.78, a quick ratio of 0.62 and a current ratio of 0.62. It is positive, as 28 investors sold GLPI shares while 76 reduced holdings.

Institutional investors and hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. (DLR) worth $625.99 million at the end of the most recent reporting period. (NASDAQ:GLPI) for 46,587 shares. Waldron Lp, a Pennsylvania-based fund reported 24,928 shares. Barclays Capital upgraded the shares of AMX in report on Monday, April 10 to "Overweight" rating. Wellington Mngmt Gp Llp holds 193,493 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Kennedy Capital Mngmt has 0.11% invested in Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc. (NASDAQ:GLPI) has a market cap of $7.09 billion and over the last 12 months, GLPI has risen by 4.99%. 8,700 are owned by Comm Bancorporation. Gaming and Leisure Properties had a net margin of 39.18% and a return on equity of 17.28%. (NASDAQ:GLPI) for 6,763 shares. The Price Index 12m for Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc. Retail Bank Of Montreal Can invested in 0.01% or 254,822 shares. 85 are owned by Skylands Ltd Liability. Swiss Retail Bank holds 0.01% or 330,799 shares. (NASDAQ:GLPI). Whittier Tru Com stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc. Aureus Asset Management Ltd Liability Corporation holds 0.09% or 15,270 shares.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.85 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.01, from 1.03 in 2017Q2. Comparatively, 77.4% of shares of all "Hospitality REITs" companies are held by institutional investors. 114 funds opened positions while 708 raised stakes. (NYSE:VZ). Goodwin Daniel L owns 35,000 shares or 0.77% of their USA portfolio. China Cord Blood Corp (NYSE:CO) was raised too. State Of Alaska Department Of Revenue has invested 0.2% in Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc. Barclays Public Limited Company accumulated 192,262 shares. The Ohio-based Private Harbour And Counsel Ltd has invested 0.6% in Lowe's Companies, Inc. Btim reported 6,890 shares stake. Wesbanco Bancorp Inc stated it has 58,285 shares. Nordea Investment invested in 20.02 million shares. Afam Inc holds 1.52% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) or 168,516 shares.

Among 42 analysts covering Visa Inc. Therefore 57% are positive. Microsoft Corporation had 166 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Friday, September 2 the stock rating was initiated by Raymond James with "Outperform". The stock of Visa Inc. (NYSE:LVS) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, September 1 by Stifel Nicolaus. On Monday, October 30 the stock rating was maintained by Ladenburg with "Buy". The firm has "Buy" rating given on Friday, February 2 by Mizuho. Jefferies maintained the shares of ABBV in report on Thursday, May 25 with "Buy" rating. The stock has "Buy" rating by Bank of America on Thursday, August 31. (NASDAQ:SBLK) rating on Tuesday, July 18. SunTrust maintained the shares of ABBV in report on Sunday, October 29 with "Buy" rating. (NASDAQ:GLPI) has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, August 10 by Deutsche Bank.