Intrepid Capital Management Position in Consolidated Tomoka Ld Co Com (CTO) Increased by $898,008; Tcw Group Decreased Avalonbay Cmntys (AVB) Position by $428,065

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Intrepid Capital Management Inc increased its stake in Consolidated Tomoka Ld Co Com (CTO) by 18.33% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Intrepid Capital Management Inc bought 14,484 shares as the company’s stock declined 6.83% with the market. The hedge fund held 93,482 shares of the real estate company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $5.82 million, up from 78,998 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Intrepid Capital Management Inc who had been investing in Consolidated Tomoka Ld Co Com for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $330.00M market cap company. The stock increased 1.75% or $1.03 during the last trading session, reaching $59.82. About 8,505 shares traded. Consolidated-Tomoka Land Co. (NYSEMKT:CTO) has declined 8.35% since January 11, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 8.35% the S&P500. Some Historical CTO News: 17/04/2018 – CONSOLIDATED-TOMOKA LAND CO – QTRLY DILUTED NET INCOME PER SHARE $1.96; 15/03/2018 – Consolidated-Tomoka: Wintergreen Nominees May Have Incentives, Interests Different From Other CTO Shareholders; 13/04/2018 – Consolidated-Tomoka: ISS Recommends Shareholders Vote for Company’s Board Nominees; 19/04/2018 – CONSOLIDATED TOMOKA HOLDER WINTERGREEN: ISS REPORT ‘MISLEADING’; 13/04/2018 – ISS Recommends Consolidated-Tomoka Shareholders Vote “FOR” All Seven of the Company’s Director Nominees; 10/04/2018 – Consolidated-Tomoka Releases Investor Presentation and Mails Letter to Shareholders Highlighting Proven Track Record of Delivering Shareholder Value; 22/04/2018 – DJ Consolidated-Tomoka Land Co, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (CTO); 17/04/2018 – CONSOLIDATED-TOMOKA LAND – BOOK VALUE PER SHARE INCREASED TO $34.86 AS OF MARCH 31, 2018, AN INCREASE OF $1.88 PER SHARE, OR ABOUT 6% VS YEAR-END 2017; 26/04/2018 – Consolidated-Tomoka Land Co. Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.06 Per Share; 15/03/2018 – Consolidated-Tomoka: ISS, Glass-Lewis Concluded None of Wintergreen Nominees Have Relevant Real-Estate Operating Experience

Tcw Group Inc decreased its stake in Avalonbay Cmntys Inc (AVB) by 2.78% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Tcw Group Inc sold 2,365 shares as the company’s stock rose 1.71% while stock markets declined. The institutional investor held 82,717 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $14.98M, down from 85,082 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Tcw Group Inc who had been investing in Avalonbay Cmntys Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $24.60B market cap company. The stock increased 0.24% or $0.43 during the last trading session, reaching $178.42. About 292,855 shares traded. AvalonBay Communities, Inc. (NYSE:AVB) has risen 4.16% since January 11, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 4.16% the S&P500. Some Historical AVB News: 25/04/2018 – AvalonBay 1Q Net $141.6M; 20/03/2018 TIM NAUGHTON, CEO AVALONBAY, SPEAKS AT NYU CONFERENCE IN NYC; 25/04/2018 – AVALONBAY SEES 2Q CORE FFO/SHR $2.16 TO $2.22, EST. $2.21; 25/04/2018 – AVALONBAY COMMUNITIES INC – QTRLY FUNDS FROM OPERATIONS ATTRIBUTABLE TO COMMON STOCKHOLDERS PER SHARE INCREASED 6.4% TO $2.17; 29/03/2018 – Recent Analysis Shows Net Element, McGrath RentCorp, AvalonBay Communities, American Tower Corporation (REIT), Earthstone Energ; 26/04/2018 – AVALONBAY EARNINGS CONFERENCE CALL BEGINS; 25/04/2018 – AvalonBay 1Q EPS $1.03; 25/04/2018 – AvalonBay Sees 2Q EPS $1.91-EPS $1.97; 26/04/2018 – AVB LAND INVENTORY IS AT ‘DECADE LOW LEVELS,’ CFO SAYS; 25/04/2018 – AvalonBay Sees 2Q FFO $2.15/Shr-FFO $2.21/Shr

Among 28 analysts covering Avalonbay Communities Inc. (NYSE:AVB), 12 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 15 Hold. Therefore 43% are positive. Avalonbay Communities Inc. had 100 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Friday, April 13, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Wednesday, January 31 with “Hold”. The rating was upgraded by Sandler O’Neill to “Buy” on Tuesday, September 6. On Monday, July 3 the stock rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with “Hold”. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Friday, November 2 by BMO Capital Markets. The firm has “Hold” rating by Deutsche Bank given on Wednesday, May 17. The firm has “Hold” rating by Deutsche Bank given on Friday, August 18. The firm has “Equal-Weight” rating by Barclays Capital given on Tuesday, January 30. The rating was initiated by BB&T Capital on Tuesday, November 10 with “Underweight”. The rating was downgraded by Evercore on Monday, October 22 to “In-Line”.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.99 in 2018 Q3. Its down 0.25, from 1.24 in 2018Q2. It is negative, as 27 investors sold AVB shares while 153 reduced holdings. 50 funds opened positions while 129 raised stakes. 122.18 million shares or 1.58% less from 124.15 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Wealth Enhancement Advisory Limited Liability reported 12,146 shares. Hartford Invest Management Company, Connecticut-based fund reported 15,392 shares. State Of Wisconsin Inv Board accumulated 145,272 shares. Fiduciary Tru Company holds 0.02% of its portfolio in AvalonBay Communities, Inc. (NYSE:AVB) for 3,225 shares. British Columbia – Canada-based British Columbia Management has invested 0.06% in AvalonBay Communities, Inc. (NYSE:AVB). Fincl Bank Of America Corp De has invested 0.02% of its portfolio in AvalonBay Communities, Inc. (NYSE:AVB). Moreover, Price T Rowe Associate Md has 0.07% invested in AvalonBay Communities, Inc. (NYSE:AVB) for 2.84 million shares. Century invested in 410,221 shares. Teachers Retirement Of The State Of Kentucky holds 13,154 shares. Moreover, Mufg Americas Holding has 0.01% invested in AvalonBay Communities, Inc. (NYSE:AVB) for 1,060 shares. Apg Asset Mgmt Nv, Netherlands-based fund reported 892,716 shares. Gulf National Bank (Uk) Limited holds 45,835 shares or 0.1% of its portfolio. Panagora Asset Inc holds 6,324 shares. Destination Wealth Mgmt reported 310 shares. Coldstream Management accumulated 13,508 shares or 0.22% of the stock.

Tcw Group Inc, which manages about $12.19 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Jefferies Finl Group Inc by 40,803 shares to 205,715 shares, valued at $4.52M in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Xylem Inc (NYSE:XYL) by 600,183 shares in the quarter, for a total of 629,983 shares, and has risen its stake in Idexx Labs Inc (NASDAQ:IDXX).

Analysts await AvalonBay Communities, Inc. (NYSE:AVB) to report earnings on February, 4 after the close. They expect $2.32 earnings per share, up 3.11% or $0.07 from last year’s $2.25 per share. AVB’s profit will be $319.84M for 19.23 P/E if the $2.32 EPS becomes a reality. After $2.28 actual earnings per share reported by AvalonBay Communities, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 1.75% EPS growth.

More notable recent AvalonBay Communities, Inc. (NYSE:AVB) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Rent To The Rich: AvalonBay Communities – Seeking Alpha” on April 02, 2018, also Businesswire.com with their article: “AvalonBay Communities Issues Latest Corporate Responsibility Report – Business Wire” published on July 09, 2018, Zacks.com published: “AvalonBay Sheds Stake in Manhattan Apartments Communities – Zacks.com” on December 20, 2018. More interesting news about AvalonBay Communities, Inc. (NYSE:AVB) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Seeking Alpha In AvalonBay – Seeking Alpha” published on March 26, 2018 as well as Fool.com‘s news article titled: “The 10 Largest REIT Stocks — Which Are the Best Buys Now? – Motley Fool” with publication date: June 21, 2018.

Since August 24, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 9 selling transactions for $8.27 million activity. On Wednesday, November 7 the insider O’Shea Kevin P. sold $182,240. HOREY LEO S III sold $373,760 worth of AvalonBay Communities, Inc. (NYSE:AVB) on Monday, November 19. Another trade for 3,366 shares valued at $636,444 was made by Breslin Sean J. on Monday, December 3. $347,983 worth of stock was sold by Shea Keri A on Monday, November 19. McLaughlin William M had sold 23,302 shares worth $4.35 million on Tuesday, November 20. $257,264 worth of stock was sold by SCHULMAN EDWARD M on Friday, November 16.

Intrepid Capital Management Inc, which manages about $260.57M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in A by 816 shares to 2,374 shares, valued at $2.19M in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Net 1 Ueps Technologies Inc Co (NASDAQ:UEPS) by 143,382 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 2.08M shares, and cut its stake in Berkshire Hathaway Class B (BRKB).

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