Blb&B Advisors Boosted Its Disney Walt Co (DIS) Position by $330,706; Capital Growth Management LP Raised Its American Tower New (AMT) Holding by $31.60 Million

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Capital Growth Management Lp increased its stake in American Tower Corp New (AMT) by 400% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Capital Growth Management Lp bought 200,000 shares as the company’s stock rose 10.92% with the market. The hedge fund held 250,000 shares of the real estate investment trusts company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $39.55M, up from 50,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Capital Growth Management Lp who had been investing in American Tower Corp New for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $83.36B market cap company. The stock increased 0.53% or $1 during the last trading session, reaching $188.97. About 2.54 million shares traded or 33.57% up from the average. American Tower Corporation (NYSE:AMT) has risen 32.74% since March 17, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 28.37% the S&P500.

Blb&B Advisors Llc increased its stake in Disney Walt Co (DIS) by 6.74% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Blb&B Advisors Llc bought 3,034 shares as the company’s stock declined 1.52% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 48,033 shares of the television services company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $5.27M, up from 44,999 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Blb&B Advisors Llc who had been investing in Disney Walt Co for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $171.38B market cap company. The stock increased 0.42% or $0.48 during the last trading session, reaching $114.96. About 14.93M shares traded or 78.38% up from the average. The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) has risen 11.47% since March 17, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 7.10% the S&P500. Some Historical DIS News: 09/05/2018 – CMO Today: Disney Upbeat on Fox Deal; Facebook Management Reshuffle; Google I/O Announcements; 25/05/2018 – MEDIA-Record $350 Mln Esports deal dissolved before it began- Bloomberg; 14/03/2018 – DISNEY REPORTS STRATEGIC REORGANIZATION; 15/05/2018 – Several Fox investors told Reuters they would be open to terminating the company’s agreement, inked in December, to sell most of its media assets to Walt Disney if Comcast follows through on its plan to launch a rival all-cash bid for as much as $60 billion; 28/04/2018 – Wanda opens doors to Chinese film metropolis but turns focus back home; 11/03/2018 – New York Post: Human remains found in yard of Disney worker missing since 2015; 07/05/2018 – ♫ Reuters Insider – Trading at Noon: Super Hero predicted to boost Disney; 14/03/2018 – Disney puts focus on streaming in strategic restructuring; 18/04/2018 – WALT DISNEY – FROM SEPT. 12-25, 2017, 21CF CFO, DISNEY SENIOR EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT ENGAGED IN PRELIMINARY DISCUSSIONS REGARDING POTENTIAL STRATEGIC DEAL; 12/03/2018 – Zooey Deschanel, Kelsey Grammer, Taye Diggs, Rebel Wilson And Jane Krakowski Lead All-Star Cast In Disney’s Beauty And The Beas

Since October 30, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 14 insider sales for $68.25 million activity. $25.59 million worth of American Tower Corporation (NYSE:REIT) was sold by Marshall Steven C. on Tuesday, October 30. Another trade for 813 shares valued at $130,795 was sold by SHARBUTT DAVID E. DOLAN RAYMOND P sold $1.19M worth of stock. The insider DiSanto Edmund sold $1.73 million. Meyer Robert Joseph JR sold 44,959 shares worth $7.03M. $526,760 worth of stock was sold by Lara Gustavo on Friday, February 1.

More notable recent American Tower Corporation (NYSE:REIT) news were published by: Fool.com which released: “This REIT Just Hit a 2-Year High — Is It Still a Buy? – Motley Fool” on February 28, 2019, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Ventas: Should You Buy This 4.9%-Yielding Healthcare REIT? – Seeking Alpha” published on February 20, 2019, Investorplace.com published: “5 Big-Yield REITs to Check Out Now – Investorplace.com” on February 25, 2019. More interesting news about American Tower Corporation (NYSE:REIT) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “3 Great Buys From Real Estate In 2019 – Seeking Alpha” published on March 08, 2019 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Ellington Residential Mortgage REIT declares $0.34 dividend – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: March 04, 2019.

Capital Growth Management Lp, which manages about $1.60 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Endo International Plc (NASDAQ:ENDP) by 90,000 shares to 50,000 shares, valued at $365,000 in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Lilly Eli & Co (NYSE:LLY) by 355,000 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 50,000 shares, and cut its stake in V F Corp (NYSE:VFC).

Investors sentiment increased to 1.13 in 2018 Q4. Its up 0.02, from 1.11 in 2018Q3. It increased, as 46 investors sold AMT shares while 303 reduced holdings. 106 funds opened positions while 288 raised stakes. 406.71 million shares or 4.23% more from 390.23 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Barr E S & accumulated 23,168 shares or 0.41% of the stock. Fort Washington Invest Advisors Inc Oh, Ohio-based fund reported 51,299 shares. Shelton Capital Mgmt invested in 5,130 shares. 1,269 were reported by Halbert Hargrove Russell Limited Liability Com. 1,518 are held by Bank & Trust Of Stockton. Kistler has 0.03% invested in American Tower Corporation (NYSE:REIT). Gabelli Funds Limited Co stated it has 164,413 shares. Lord Abbett Limited Liability Company invested in 0.26% or 454,524 shares. Walleye Trading Ltd Liability invested in 11,644 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Claar Advsrs Ltd Limited Liability Company owns 87,984 shares. Penobscot Management Company Inc reported 6,515 shares or 0.25% of all its holdings. Sumitomo Life Insurance owns 16,526 shares for 0.36% of their portfolio. Da Davidson accumulated 0.05% or 14,811 shares. Brown Brothers Harriman & accumulated 223,857 shares or 0.27% of the stock. Northern Trust holds 0.29% or 6.55M shares in its portfolio.

Blb&B Advisors Llc, which manages about $669.27 million and $728.40 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Williams Cos Inc Del (NYSE:WMB) by 16,453 shares to 44,016 shares, valued at $971,000 in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) by 2,529 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 129,808 shares, and cut its stake in Corning Inc (NYSE:GLW).

More notable recent The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) news were published by: Fool.com which released: “Is Disney World Too Expensive Now? – The Motley Fool” on March 12, 2019, also Fool.com with their article: “How Many Subscribers Will Disney+ Need to Break Even? – The motley Fool” published on February 27, 2019, Seekingalpha.com published: “Disney chooses Warner vet to lead TV operations after Fox deal – Seeking Alpha” on March 05, 2019. More interesting news about The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) were released by: Bizjournals.com and their article: “Hilton-related (NYSE: HLT) hotel planned at Disney’s (NYSE: DIS) Flamingo Crossings project – Orlando Business Journal – Orlando Business Journal” published on February 15, 2019 as well as Fool.com‘s news article titled: “Disney’s Acquisition of Fox Is in the Final Innings – The Motley Fool” with publication date: March 06, 2019.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.34 in Q4 2018. Its up 0.07, from 1.27 in 2018Q3. It improved, as 67 investors sold DIS shares while 540 reduced holdings. 167 funds opened positions while 644 raised stakes. 954.90 million shares or 7.18% more from 890.89 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. 685,007 are held by Bnp Paribas Asset Sa. Altfest L J &, New York-based fund reported 13,717 shares. Naples Global Advsr Ltd Llc accumulated 27,285 shares. Horan Cap Advsrs Lc invested 0.31% in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS). Ny State Teachers Retirement holds 0.71% or 2.28 million shares. Meyer Handelman reported 0.19% stake. 18,992 are held by Cypress Capital Group. Carlton Hofferkamp And Jenks Wealth Management Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 18,557 shares. Victory Capital Mgmt accumulated 0.04% or 148,741 shares. The Illinois-based Old Second Comml Bank Of Aurora has invested 1% in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS). Columbia Asset Management accumulated 87,786 shares. Guardian Life Insurance Of America holds 4,212 shares. Lbmc Investment Advisors Llc invested in 0.21% or 10,539 shares. Moreover, Regis Management Limited Liability Com has 0.08% invested in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS). North Star Invest Corporation reported 34,833 shares.

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