Waterfront Capital Partners Has Lifted Qts Rlty Tr (QTS) Holding By $8.14 Million; Burlington Stores (BURL) Shorts Up By 0.8%

September 14, 2018 - By Theresa McIntyre

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Burlington Stores Inc (NYSE:BURL) had an increase of 0.8% in short interest. BURL’s SI was 2.05 million shares in September as released by FINRA. Its up 0.8% from 2.03 million shares previously. With 1.02 million avg volume, 2 days are for Burlington Stores Inc (NYSE:BURL)’s short sellers to cover BURL’s short positions. The SI to Burlington Stores Inc’s float is 3.09%. The stock decreased 1.15% or $1.9 during the last trading session, reaching $164.18. About 223,231 shares traded. Burlington Stores, Inc. (NYSE:BURL) has risen 86.98% since September 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 71.36% the S&P500. Some Historical BURL News: 10/05/2018 – Mirae Asset Adds Burlington Stores, Cuts Facebook: 13F; 08/03/2018 – Burlington Stores 4Q Adj EPS $2.17; 16/04/2018 – Burlington Stores May Benefit, Industry Best in More Than 5 Yrs; 08/03/2018 – BURLINGTON STORES 4Q ADJ EPS $3.59, EST. $2.09; 08/03/2018 – Burlington Stores Sees FY18 Adj EPS $5.73-Adj EPS $5.83; 08/03/2018 – Burlington Stores Closes Above 50-Day Moving Average; 08/03/2018 – Burlington Stores Sees 1Q Adj EPS $1.05-Adj EPS $1.09; 31/05/2018 – Burlington Stores to Open 35-40 Net New Stores in FY18; 08/03/2018 – BURLINGTON STORES SEES 1Q ADJ EPS $1.05 TO $1.09, EST. 99C; 31/05/2018 – BURLINGTON STORES INC BURL.N SEES FY 2018 SALES UP 9.7 TO 10.5 PCT

Waterfront Capital Partners Llc increased Qts Rlty Tr Inc (QTS) stake by 39.11% reported in 2018Q2 SEC filing. Waterfront Capital Partners Llc acquired 208,599 shares as Qts Rlty Tr Inc (QTS)’s stock rose 12.14%. The Waterfront Capital Partners Llc holds 741,952 shares with $29.31 million value, up from 533,353 last quarter. Qts Rlty Tr Inc now has $2.63B valuation. The stock decreased 0.79% or $0.36 during the last trading session, reaching $45.49. About 118,928 shares traded. QTS Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:QTS) has declined 18.47% since September 14, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 34.09% the S&P500. Some Historical QTS News: 24/04/2018 – QTS Enters Cloud and Managed Services Partnership with GDT; Will Release First Quarter 2018 Earnings Before Market Open on Apri; 27/03/2018 – LAND & BUILDINGS INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT LLC ISSUES LETTER TO SHAREHOLDERS OF QTS REALTY TRUST; 19/04/2018 – QTS Hybrid Colocation Now Available to IBM Cloud Customers Through Direct Link; 20/04/2018 – LAND & BUILDINGS INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT LLC COMMENTS ON RECOMMENDATION BY PROXY ADVISORY FIRM ISS IN REGARDS TO UPCOMING QTS REALTY TRUST ANNUAL MEETING; 24/04/2018 – QTS Enters Cloud and Managed Services Partnership With GDT; 20/04/2018 – QTS:GLASS LEWIS RECOMMENDS OPPOSING EXECUTIVE COMPENSATION VOTE; 20/04/2018 – Leading Proxy Advisory Firm Glass Lewis & Co. Recommends that QTS Stockholders Vote “FOR” ALL Eight QTS directors at the Company’s 2018 Annual Meeting; 20/04/2018 – Leading Proxy Advisory Firm Glass Lewis & Co. Recommends that QTS Stockholders Vote “FOR” ALL Eight QTS directors at the Compan; 21/04/2018 – DJ QTS Realty Trust Inc Class A, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (QTS); 24/04/2018 – QTS ENTERS CLOUD & MANAGED SERVICES PARTNERSHIP WITH GDT

Investors sentiment increased to 2.04 in 2018 Q2. Its up 0.58, from 1.46 in 2018Q1. It is positive, as 15 investors sold QTS shares while 38 reduced holdings. 35 funds opened positions while 73 raised stakes. 48.58 million shares or 5.92% less from 51.64 million shares in 2018Q1 were reported. The Pennsylvania-based Connors Investor Serv has invested 0.49% in QTS Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:QTS). Raymond James & Associates has invested 0% in QTS Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:QTS). Public Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado holds 357,500 shares. Amp Investors holds 0% of its portfolio in QTS Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:QTS) for 14,408 shares. Thrivent Fincl For Lutherans holds 11,700 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Deutsche Comml Bank Ag holds 83,846 shares. Shelton Cap Mngmt invested in 0.01% or 5,702 shares. Pnc Financial Serv Grp Inc Inc has invested 0% in QTS Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:QTS). 18,306 were accumulated by First Advisors L P. 112,108 were reported by Granahan Management Inc Ma. Sei Invests Communication invested 0.03% in QTS Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:QTS). Indexiq Advsr Limited Liability Com holds 0.06% or 45,580 shares in its portfolio. Bnp Paribas Asset Management Hldg has 0.07% invested in QTS Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:QTS). Ameriprise Finance has invested 0% in QTS Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:QTS). Amalgamated Financial Bank holds 0.01% or 7,320 shares.

Waterfront Capital Partners Llc decreased First Industrial Realty Trus (NYSE:FR) stake by 156,832 shares to 757,846 valued at $25.27M in 2018Q2. It also reduced Wynn Resorts Ltd (NASDAQ:WYNN) stake by 81,561 shares and now owns 30,000 shares. Columbia Ppty Tr Inc (NYSE:CXP) was reduced too.

Since May 21, 2018, it had 7 insider purchases, and 1 insider sale for $8.00 million activity. On Thursday, May 31 the insider Williams Chad L. bought $1.13M. Berson Jeffrey H. also bought $523,350 worth of QTS Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:QTS) on Monday, May 21. The insider Bloom Steven C bought 1,000 shares worth $35,080. 60,000 QTS Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:QTS) shares with value of $2.08M were bought by TRAHANAS PHILIP P. Shares for $345,100 were bought by Marino Peter on Monday, May 21. Westhead Stephen E. also sold $88,985 worth of QTS Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:QTS) on Wednesday, August 29.

More recent QTS Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:QTS) news were published by: Prnewswire.com which released: “Air Line Pilots Association Selects QTS for Flexible Hybrid Colocation Solution” on September 06, 2018. Also Prnewswire.com published the news titled: “QTS Realty Trust, Inc. to Participate in Upcoming Investor Conferences” on September 06, 2018. Prnewswire.com‘s news article titled: “QTS Announces First Customer Installation in New Ashburn Data Center” with publication date: August 16, 2018 was also an interesting one.

Among 8 analysts covering QTS Realty Trust (NYSE:QTS), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. QTS Realty Trust had 11 analyst reports since March 16, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. Guggenheim maintained it with “Hold” rating and $3500 target in Friday, April 20 report. The stock of QTS Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:QTS) earned “Outperform” rating by Wells Fargo on Wednesday, July 18. The company was maintained on Tuesday, July 17 by Stifel Nicolaus. Raymond James upgraded the shares of QTS in report on Thursday, August 2 to “Market Perform” rating. Credit Suisse maintained QTS Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:QTS) on Thursday, April 26 with “Underperform” rating. The company was upgraded on Wednesday, August 8 by Credit Suisse. Credit Suisse maintained QTS Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:QTS) rating on Tuesday, April 24. Credit Suisse has “Sell” rating and $3100 target. The stock of QTS Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:QTS) earned “Buy” rating by Goldman Sachs on Friday, March 16. Credit Suisse maintained QTS Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:QTS) rating on Thursday, March 15. Credit Suisse has “Sell” rating and $31.0 target.

Burlington Stores, Inc. operates as a retailer of branded apparel products in the United States. The company has market cap of $11.09 billion. The firm offers fashion-focused merchandise, including ladies sportswear, menswear, youth apparel, baby furniture, footwear, accessories, home décor and gifts, and coats. It has a 25.85 P/E ratio. As of January 28, 2017, it operated 592 stores, including an Internet store in 45 states and Puerto Rico.

More recent Burlington Stores, Inc. (NYSE:BURL) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Burlington Stores Will Make New Highs” on September 04, 2018. Also Fool.com published the news titled: “These 5 Retailers Are Thriving, While These 5 May Not Make It” on September 14, 2018. Fool.com‘s news article titled: “3 Stocks That Tripled in the Last 3 Years” with publication date: August 21, 2018 was also an interesting one.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.25 in 2018 Q2. Its up 0.25, from 1 in 2018Q1. It increased, as 31 investors sold Burlington Stores, Inc. shares while 107 reduced holdings. 58 funds opened positions while 114 raised stakes. 63.76 million shares or 2.45% less from 65.36 million shares in 2018Q1 were reported. Point72 Asset L P invested in 72,435 shares. Zacks Investment reported 1,464 shares. Wedge Cap Management L Lp Nc holds 307,871 shares or 0.45% of its portfolio. Arrowstreet Cap Partnership has invested 0.21% in Burlington Stores, Inc. (NYSE:BURL). Highland Capital Ltd Liability stated it has 10,530 shares. Driehaus Capital Mgmt Ltd Liability Company reported 0.07% of its portfolio in Burlington Stores, Inc. (NYSE:BURL). Mackenzie reported 2,310 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Credit Agricole S A reported 18,000 shares or 0.19% of all its holdings. Qs Invsts Limited Liability Corp accumulated 3,181 shares. Ww Asset Management Inc stated it has 2,380 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. Clearbridge Investments Ltd Liability stated it has 406,085 shares. Blair William Il stated it has 0.02% of its portfolio in Burlington Stores, Inc. (NYSE:BURL). Cortina Asset Management Ltd Company owns 0.65% invested in Burlington Stores, Inc. (NYSE:BURL) for 91,170 shares. Eagle Boston Investment Mngmt holds 1,562 shares or 0.02% of its portfolio. State Street stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Burlington Stores, Inc. (NYSE:BURL).

Among 14 analysts covering Burlington Stores (NYSE:BURL), 11 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 79% are positive. Burlington Stores had 22 analyst reports since April 12, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. Morgan Stanley maintained the shares of BURL in report on Friday, August 31 with “Overweight” rating. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Friday, August 31 by Deutsche Bank. As per Tuesday, July 31, the company rating was maintained by Citigroup. The stock of Burlington Stores, Inc. (NYSE:BURL) earned “Buy” rating by Loop Capital Markets on Wednesday, June 27. The stock of Burlington Stores, Inc. (NYSE:BURL) earned “Neutral” rating by Citigroup on Friday, August 31. Cowen & Co maintained the shares of BURL in report on Thursday, August 30 with “Outperform” rating. Buckingham Research maintained the shares of BURL in report on Friday, June 1 with “Buy” rating. Citigroup maintained Burlington Stores, Inc. (NYSE:BURL) on Friday, June 1 with “Neutral” rating. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with “Buy” on Monday, August 20. Buckingham Research maintained Burlington Stores, Inc. (NYSE:BURL) on Monday, August 20 with “Buy” rating.

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