Extended Stay Amer (STAY) Stock Rose While Hamlin Capital Management Lowered by $708,928 Its Holding; American Financial Group Has Cut Its Position in Carlyle Group LP (CG) as Stock Rose

January 20, 2018 - By Louis Casey

Hamlin Capital Management Llc decreased its stake in Extended Stay Amer Inc (STAY) by 0.71% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Hamlin Capital Management Llc sold 37,312 shares as the company’s stock rose 2.18% with the market. The institutional investor held 5.24 million shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $104.72 million, down from 5.27 million at the end of the previous reported quarter. Hamlin Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Extended Stay Amer Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $4.04B market cap company. The stock increased 2.54% or $0.52 during the last trading session, reaching $21. About 2.77 million shares traded or 18.29% up from the average. Extended Stay America, Inc. (NYSE:STAY) has risen 30.00% since January 20, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 13.30% the S&P500.

American Financial Group Inc decreased its stake in Carlyle Group LP (CG) by 17.45% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. American Financial Group Inc sold 183,764 shares as the company’s stock rose 9.66% with the market. The institutional investor held 869,150 shares of the investment managers company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $20.51 million, down from 1.05 million at the end of the previous reported quarter. American Financial Group Inc who had been investing in Carlyle Group LP for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $8.14 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.20% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $24.35. About 618,114 shares traded. The Carlyle Group L.P. (NASDAQ:CG) has risen 10.76% since January 20, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 5.94% the S&P500.

Hamlin Capital Management Llc, which manages about $2.70 billion and $2.47 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Enterprise Prods Partners L (NYSE:EPD) by 43,605 shares to 3.64M shares, valued at $95.01 million in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Royal Dutch Shell Plc by 218,943 shares in the quarter, for a total of 1.86 million shares, and has risen its stake in General Mtrs Co (NYSE:GM).

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.4 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.86, from 2.26 in 2017Q2. It dropped, as 20 investors sold STAY shares while 66 reduced holdings. 35 funds opened positions while 85 raised stakes. 182.36 million shares or 0.38% more from 181.67 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Ubs Oconnor Limited Liability Corp has 0.18% invested in Extended Stay America, Inc. (NYSE:STAY) for 402,820 shares. Wellington Mngmt Grp Incorporated Llp accumulated 1.00M shares or 0% of the stock. Oppenheimer Asset reported 96 shares. Asset Mgmt One holds 7,000 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Tiaa Cref Investment Mngmt Ltd Com reported 0.02% of its portfolio in Extended Stay America, Inc. (NYSE:STAY). Ftb reported 3,291 shares. Dubuque National Bank & Trust And Tru reported 200 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Westpac Bk owns 0.1% invested in Extended Stay America, Inc. (NYSE:STAY) for 238,383 shares. Wetherby Asset Mgmt owns 14,600 shares. Aqr Capital Mgmt Limited Liability Corp, Connecticut-based fund reported 2.14M shares. Verition Fund Management Ltd Llc has 0.04% invested in Extended Stay America, Inc. (NYSE:STAY) for 24,719 shares. Fmr Lc has invested 0.02% in Extended Stay America, Inc. (NYSE:STAY). Teacher Retirement Of Texas, a Texas-based fund reported 15,910 shares. Raymond James Associates has invested 0.08% in Extended Stay America, Inc. (NYSE:STAY). Waterfront Prtnrs Ltd Liability Corp holds 1.38 million shares or 3.91% of its portfolio.

Among 13 analysts covering Extended Stay America (NYSE:STAY), 9 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 69% are positive. Extended Stay America had 29 analyst reports since August 3, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Extended Stay America, Inc. (NYSE:STAY) earned “Overweight” rating by JP Morgan on Wednesday, December 13. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Citigroup on Wednesday, August 17. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital on Monday, November 13 with “Overweight”. The stock of Extended Stay America, Inc. (NYSE:STAY) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, November 8 by Stifel Nicolaus. Stifel Nicolaus upgraded it to “Buy” rating and $18 target in Wednesday, January 25 report. As per Monday, August 3, the company rating was upgraded by Robert W. Baird. Deutsche Bank maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Friday, July 31 report. Morgan Stanley maintained the stock with “Equal-Weight” rating in Wednesday, November 8 report. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, December 19 by Stifel Nicolaus. The rating was downgraded by Bank of America on Tuesday, July 21 to “Underperform”.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.71 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.07, from 1.78 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 17 investors sold CG shares while 28 reduced holdings. 34 funds opened positions while 43 raised stakes. 33.48 million shares or 3.19% more from 32.44 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Salem Invest Counselors Inc stated it has 1,000 shares. Bamco New York reported 5.67 million shares stake. 5.73M are held by Morgan Stanley. Ameriprise Financial accumulated 44,992 shares. Robeco Institutional Asset Mgmt Bv has invested 0.04% in The Carlyle Group L.P. (NASDAQ:CG). Prtnrs Ag holds 566,124 shares. North Star Invest Mgmt holds 0.02% in The Carlyle Group L.P. (NASDAQ:CG) or 6,800 shares. Cacti Asset Mgmt Ltd Co has 0.02% invested in The Carlyle Group L.P. (NASDAQ:CG). Driehaus Ltd Com reported 9,200 shares. Moreover, Commonwealth Equity Service has 0% invested in The Carlyle Group L.P. (NASDAQ:CG). Clinton Grp Incorporated reported 151,615 shares or 0.39% of all its holdings. Private Wealth Prns Ltd Llc owns 13,925 shares or 0.07% of their US portfolio. 23,447 were accumulated by Citadel Advsr Limited Liability Company. 8,698 are held by Hollencrest Ltd Liability. James Rech owns 38,960 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio.

Among 13 analysts covering Carlyle (NASDAQ:CG), 7 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 54% are positive. Carlyle had 60 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Citigroup downgraded the stock to “Neutral” rating in Tuesday, December 15 report. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained The Carlyle Group L.P. (NASDAQ:CG) rating on Thursday, September 28. Keefe Bruyette & Woods has “Buy” rating and $25.0 target. As per Thursday, July 30, the company rating was maintained by Barclays Capital. The stock of The Carlyle Group L.P. (NASDAQ:CG) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, January 10 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. The rating was upgraded by Credit Suisse on Thursday, May 11 to “Outperform”. On Tuesday, August 8 the stock rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley with “Overweight”. Jefferies maintained it with “Hold” rating and $17 target in Tuesday, August 2 report. Wood maintained The Carlyle Group L.P. (NASDAQ:CG) rating on Friday, October 14. Wood has “Market Perform” rating and $18 target. The stock has “Hold” rating by Deutsche Bank on Friday, January 8. Credit Suisse maintained the shares of CG in report on Wednesday, June 14 with “Buy” rating.

Since August 2, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 4 selling transactions for $1.32 million activity. $354,705 worth of stock was sold by Ferguson Jeffrey W. on Wednesday, August 2. 17,760 shares valued at $377,400 were sold by Bentley Pamela L on Wednesday, August 2. Buser Curtis L. sold 20,968 shares worth $445,570.

American Financial Group Inc, which manages about $968.72 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Energy Transfer Partners Lp by 295,000 shares to 835,000 shares, valued at $15.27M in 2017Q3, according to the filing.

Analysts await The Carlyle Group L.P. (NASDAQ:CG) to report earnings on February, 14. They expect $0.39 earnings per share, up 1,850.00% or $0.37 from last year’s $0.02 per share. CG’s profit will be $130.42M for 15.61 P/E if the $0.39 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.56 actual earnings per share reported by The Carlyle Group L.P. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -30.36% negative EPS growth.

Echostar Corporation-Receive News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings with our FREE daily email newsletter.

By

Free Newsletter

Enter your email address below to get the latest news and analysts' ratings for your stocks with our FREE daily email newsletter:


>