Simon Ppty Group New (SPG) Market Value Rose While Green Street Investors Decreased Stake by $1.90 Million; Academy Capital Management Position in Facebook (FB) Has Raised by $3.02 Million

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Academy Capital Management Inc increased its stake in Facebook (FB) by 24.16% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Academy Capital Management Inc bought 18,392 shares as the company’s stock declined 13.60% with the market. The institutional investor held 94,505 shares of the technology company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $15.54 million, up from 76,113 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Academy Capital Management Inc who had been investing in Facebook for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $413.25 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.28% or $0.4 during the last trading session, reaching $143.8. About 12.91M shares traded. Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) has declined 21.26% since January 12, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 21.26% the S&P500. Some Historical FB News: 19/03/2018 – Crisis Over Facebook Post Threatens Norway’s Ruling Coalition; 11/04/2018 – Zuckerberg Admits Facebook Collects Data on Non-Users (Video); 10/04/2018 – At Facebook Hearing, Senators Signal Interest in More Tech Regulation; 20/03/2018 – CORRECTED-FACEBOOK SAYS FTC TOLD CO IT WILL SEND A LETTER REGARDING DATA ACQUIRED BY CAMBRIDGE ANALYTICA, BUT DOES NOT HAVE INDICATION OF A FORMAL PROBE (CLARIFIES THAT FTC HAS NOT SENT A LETTER YET); 30/05/2018 – Weighing in on tech regulation, Zillow CEO Spencer Rascoff rushed to Facebook’s defense, saying the social network shows evidence of a “cultural shift.”; 19/03/2018 – But the greater loss may be the trust of Facebook users, tech investor Roger McNamee told CNBC’s “Squawk Alley.”; 19/04/2018 – FACEBOOK INC FB.O : DEUTSCHE BANK SAYS IT WOULDN’T BE SURPRISED TO HEAR A CAUTIOUS REVENUE OUTLOOK FROM FACEBOOK ON THE CALL; 21/03/2018 – Facebook COO @sherylsandberg has also finally responded to the company’s privacy scandal involving Cambridge Analytica. More details:; 11/05/2018 – A vocal critic of Facebook, NYU professor Scott Galloway called Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg “scarier” than Fidel Castro; 23/04/2018 – SOHN CONFERENCE: GUNDLACH SAYS GO LONG XOP ETF AND SHORT FACEBOOK

Green Street Investors Llc decreased its stake in Simon Ppty Group Inc New (SPG) by 11.73% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Green Street Investors Llc sold 10,775 shares as the company’s stock rose 2.20% while stock markets declined. The institutional investor held 81,107 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $14.33M, down from 91,882 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Green Street Investors Llc who had been investing in Simon Ppty Group Inc New for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $61.45B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.58% or $1 during the last trading session, reaching $172.35. About 1.47 million shares traded. Simon Property Group, Inc. (NYSE:SPG) has risen 14.83% since January 12, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 14.83% the S&P500. Some Historical SPG News: 27/04/2018 – Simon Property 1Q EPS $2.00; 20/03/2018 – Simon Property Group Says Juster to Retire at Year End; 20/03/2018 – Simon Property Group Announces Retirement Of Andrew Juster; 27/04/2018 – SIMON PROPERTY GROUP INC QTRLY TOTAL PORTFOLIO NOI GROWTH WAS 4.8%; 21/05/2018 – Simon to Install Ultra-Fast Electric Vehicle Chargers at more than 30 Shopping Centers; 16/05/2018 – Simon Transforms Global Retail With A $4.0B Investment To Create Experiential Destinations Of The Future; 15/03/2018 – Moody’s Affirms Nine and Downgrades Two Classes of JPMCC 2013-LC11; 27/04/2018 – SIMON PROPERTY GROUP INC QTRLY COMPARABLE PROPERTY NOI GROWTH WAS 2.3%; 27/04/2018 – Simon Property 1Q U.S. Malls, Premium Outlets Base Minimun Rent Rose 3.2%; 27/04/2018 – Simon Property 1Q Rev $1.4B

More news for Simon Property Group, Inc. (NYSE:SPG) were recently published by: Benzinga.com, which released: “Bank of America’s Favorite Stock Ideas For 2019 – Benzinga” on December 27, 2018. Seekingalpha.com‘s article titled: “If You Think Your Stock Is Cheap, Then Why Aren’t You Buying It Back? – Seeking Alpha” and published on May 30, 2018 is yet another important article.

Analysts await Simon Property Group, Inc. (NYSE:SPG) to report earnings on January, 30. They expect $3.24 EPS, up 3.85% or $0.12 from last year’s $3.12 per share. SPG’s profit will be $1.16B for 13.30 P/E if the $3.24 EPS becomes a reality. After $3.05 actual EPS reported by Simon Property Group, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 6.23% EPS growth.

Green Street Investors Llc, which manages about $122.71M and $192.48 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Store Cap Corp (NYSE:STOR) by 144,800 shares to 495,400 shares, valued at $13.77M in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Apartment Invt & Mgmt Co (NYSE:AIV) by 20,600 shares in the quarter, for a total of 193,250 shares, and has risen its stake in Coresite Rlty Corp (NYSE:COR).

Investors sentiment increased to 1.04 in Q3 2018. Its up 0.02, from 1.02 in 2018Q2. It improved, as 29 investors sold SPG shares while 218 reduced holdings. 75 funds opened positions while 181 raised stakes. 284.88 million shares or 1.89% less from 290.37 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Investec Asset Management Limited, a United Kingdom-based fund reported 171,457 shares. Fort Washington Investment Oh owns 630,642 shares. Phocas holds 0.19% or 12,339 shares. Amp Cap Invsts Limited holds 0.83% of its portfolio in Simon Property Group, Inc. (NYSE:SPG) for 865,836 shares. Intact Invest Inc has 0.29% invested in Simon Property Group, Inc. (NYSE:SPG). California State Teachers Retirement Sys holds 504,377 shares or 0.17% of its portfolio. Gulf International Bancorp (Uk) Ltd reported 0.22% in Simon Property Group, Inc. (NYSE:SPG). Panagora Asset Management holds 0.18% of its portfolio in Simon Property Group, Inc. (NYSE:SPG) for 265,415 shares. Tower Bridge Advisors owns 2,945 shares. Adage Capital Prns Grp reported 401,163 shares. Atria Investments Ltd Liability Company accumulated 1,901 shares. Pub Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado has invested 0.06% in Simon Property Group, Inc. (NYSE:SPG). Asset Mgmt One Limited stated it has 0.42% in Simon Property Group, Inc. (NYSE:SPG). Motco accumulated 1,371 shares. Clearbridge Ltd Llc has 0.02% invested in Simon Property Group, Inc. (NYSE:SPG) for 163,777 shares.

Among 24 analysts covering Simon Property Group (NYSE:SPG), 17 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 71% are positive. Simon Property Group had 79 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. SunTrust maintained it with “Hold” rating and $170.0 target in Friday, October 27 report. JP Morgan upgraded the stock to “Overweight” rating in Friday, October 5 report. Canaccord Genuity maintained Simon Property Group, Inc. (NYSE:SPG) on Tuesday, August 1 with “Buy” rating. The stock has “Buy” rating by Argus Research on Tuesday, October 31. Boenning & Scattergood maintained Simon Property Group, Inc. (NYSE:SPG) on Thursday, February 1 with “Buy” rating. As per Friday, March 17, the company rating was downgraded by Goldman Sachs. The stock of Simon Property Group, Inc. (NYSE:SPG) earned “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Wednesday, August 23. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, February 12 by Jefferies. On Monday, September 11 the stock rating was initiated by BMO Capital Markets with “Buy”. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Outperform” rating and $215 target in Tuesday, February 2 report.

Since October 30, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 1 sale for $1.12 million activity.

Among 57 analysts covering Facebook (NASDAQ:FB), 48 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 84% are positive. Facebook had 310 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Thursday, February 1, the company rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, April 28 by Mizuho. The rating was maintained by Credit Suisse with “Outperform” on Thursday, April 28. The stock of Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) earned “Outperform” rating by Wells Fargo on Thursday, November 3. Cantor Fitzgerald maintained Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) on Tuesday, October 31 with “Buy” rating. Bank of America maintained the shares of FB in report on Tuesday, March 27 with “Buy” rating. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Buy” on Sunday, April 8. The stock has “Outperform” rating by Credit Suisse on Thursday, April 26. Stifel Nicolaus maintained it with “Hold” rating and $168 target in Thursday, March 22 report. The company was maintained on Thursday, March 29 by SunTrust.

Academy Capital Management Inc, which manages about $542.59 million and $400.43 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Pepsico Inc (NYSE:PEP) by 3,508 shares to 111,979 shares, valued at $12.52 million in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Fleetcor Technologies (NYSE:FLT) by 2,837 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 90,689 shares, and cut its stake in National (NYSE:NOV).

More notable recent Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “Nasdaq 100 Movers: FB, INCY – Nasdaq” on December 31, 2018, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “Technology Sector Update for 12/31/2018: NEON,GOOG,GOOGL,SFET,FB – Nasdaq” published on December 31, 2018, Nasdaq.com published: “Earnings: 3 Hot Stocks to Watch in January – Nasdaq” on January 10, 2019. More interesting news about Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Why Don’t I Feel Wrong About Facebook? – Seeking Alpha” published on December 14, 2018 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “Noteworthy Monday Option Activity: LVS, FB, VHC – Nasdaq” with publication date: December 31, 2018.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.13 in Q3 2018. Its up 0.04, from 1.09 in 2018Q2. It is positive, as 123 investors sold FB shares while 598 reduced holdings. 154 funds opened positions while 661 raised stakes. 1.61 billion shares or 3.39% less from 1.66 billion shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Qvt Limited Partnership owns 1.41% invested in Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) for 33,217 shares. Alberta – Canada-based Her Majesty The Queen In Right Of The Province Of Alberta As Represented By Alberta Invest Mgmt has invested 0.36% in Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB). Private Tru Na, a Ohio-based fund reported 20,698 shares. Lincoln Lc invested 0.72% of its portfolio in Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB). Endurance Wealth Management, a Rhode Island-based fund reported 2,188 shares. Waters Parkerson & Ltd Llc, a Louisiana-based fund reported 166,852 shares. Castleark Mgmt Ltd Llc reported 0.58% in Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB). Personal Advsr Corp accumulated 0.51% or 243,842 shares. Tcw Grp Incorporated reported 2.36% in Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB). Washington-based Marshall And Sullivan Inc Wa has invested 2.8% in Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB). Tiemann Investment Lc owns 3,013 shares. Vanguard Gp Inc Inc reported 172.43 million shares stake. Fmr Lc invested in 124.26M shares or 2.3% of the stock. Services Automobile Association accumulated 2.81M shares. Gagnon Secs Llc invested 0.05% in Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB).

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