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Insider Trading at National Retail Properties?

13 August 2017, 05:24 | Kelvin Horton

The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website. The real estate investment trust reported $0.33 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.62 by $0.29. Vanguard Group Inc. increased its stake in National Retail Properties by 3.0% in the first quarter.

Other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in the company. Principal Financial Group Inc. increased its position in Retail Properties of America by 1.4% in the first quarter. Bank of Montreal Can now owns 34,182 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock worth $493,000 after buying an additional 3,000 shares during the last quarter. Teachers Advisors, LLC cut its ownership by shedding 477,790 shares a decrease of 41.9% in the quarter. Stifel Nicolaus maintained National Retail Properties, Inc. Its investment was worth $9,970,000 a decrease of $1,323,000 as of quarter end. Finally, State of Alaska Department of Revenue raised its position in shares of Retail Properties of America by 25.0% in the first quarter.

Adelante Capital Management Llc increased its stake in National Retail Properties (NNN) by 43.42% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado increased its stake in National Retail Properties by 0.4% in the second quarter. IHT Wealth Management LLC now owns 2,729 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock valued at $119,000 after buying an additional 28 shares in the last quarter. The stock of National Retail Properties, Inc. The company's stock had a trading volume of 812,089 shares. About 484,710 shares traded.

Retail Properties of America, Inc. The firm has a market cap of $5.96 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 29.99 and a beta of 0.38.

Traders purchased shares of National Retail Properties (NYSE:NNN) on weakness during trading on Monday. Private Trust Co. NA increased its stake in shares of National Retail Properties by 0.7% in the first quarter. The company had revenue of $137.34 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $135.81 million. National Retail Properties, Inc. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 11.2% compared to the same quarter past year. On average, equities research analysts predict that Retail Properties of America will post $0.08 earnings per share for the current year.

The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, August 15th. Citigroup Inc. reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a $15.00 target price (down from $16.00) on shares of Retail Properties of America in a research report on Monday, July 10th. This represents a $1.90 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.75%. National Retail Properties's dividend payout ratio is presently 142.86%. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC boosted its stake in National Retail Properties by 278.6% in the first quarter. If you are reading this news story on another domain, it was illegally stolen and republished in violation of US & global copyright legislation. The correct version of this story can be viewed at https://www.chaffeybreeze.com/2017/08/12/texas-permanent-school-fund-has-4-26-million-position-in-national-retail-properties-nnn-updated.html. (NYSE:NNN) or 17,761 shares. BidaskClub raised shares of National Retail Properties from a "strong sell" rating to a "sell" rating in a report on Wednesday, June 14th. ValuEngine lowered Retail Properties of America from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Friday, June 2nd. Finally, Zacks Investment Research downgraded Retail Properties of America from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research report on Wednesday, May 3rd. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company. They now have a United States dollars 15 price target on the stock.

In related news, COO Shane C. Garrison sold 1,000 shares of Retail Properties of America stock in a transaction on Thursday, May 18th. Following the completion of the transaction, the executive vice president now owns 21,267 shares in the company, valued at $856,634.76.

Appleton Partners Inc decreased Netflix Inc Com (NFLX) stake by 22.78% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Stocks with higher EPS growth rates are generally more preferred by investors than those with slower earnings-per-share growth rates, though in general high growth rates have a propensity to revert over the longer term to more even growth rates. It is positive, as 42 investors sold National Retail Properties, Inc. shares while 84 reduced holdings.

Since March 13, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 sale for $767,975 activity. The stock declined 1.36% or $0.55 reaching $39.9 on the news.

Virginia Retirement Et Al stated it has 0.09% of its portfolio in National Retail Properties, Inc. As of December 31, 2016, it owned 156 retail operating properties representing 25,832,000 square feet of gross leasable area (GLA).

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