Ledyard National Bank Trimmed By $4.37 Million Its American Tower (AMT) Position; Cirrus Logic (CRUS) Shorts Raised By 0.86%

Ledyard National Bank decreased American Tower Corp (AMT) stake by 60.13% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Ledyard National Bank sold 32,161 shares as American Tower Corp (AMT)’s stock rose 18.69%. The Ledyard National Bank holds 21,321 shares with $2.91 million value, down from 53,482 last quarter. American Tower Corp now has $63.07B valuation. The stock decreased 0.43% or $0.64 during the last trading session, reaching $147.06. About 2.35 million shares traded or 5.36% up from the average. American Tower Corporation (NYSE:AMT) has risen 23.66% since February 2, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 6.96% the S&P500.

Cirrus Logic Incorporated (NASDAQ:CRUS) had an increase of 0.86% in short interest. CRUS’s SI was 5.14 million shares in February as released by FINRA. Its up 0.86% from 5.09M shares previously. With 715,300 avg volume, 7 days are for Cirrus Logic Incorporated (NASDAQ:CRUS)’s short sellers to cover CRUS’s short positions. The stock increased 2.40% or $1.19 during the last trading session, reaching $50.76. About 1.47 million shares traded or 64.52% up from the average. Cirrus Logic, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRUS) has risen 97.50% since February 2, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 80.80% the S&P500.

Ledyard National Bank increased International Business Machines Corp (NYSE:IBM) stake by 3,032 shares to 37,571 valued at $5.45 million in 2017Q3. It also upped Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Inc (NASDAQ:CBRL) stake by 2,135 shares and now owns 27,396 shares. Ishares Msci Eafe Index Etf (EFA) was raised too.

Among 19 analysts covering American Tower Corporation (NYSE:AMT), 18 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 95% are positive. American Tower Corporation has $177.0 highest and $100 lowest target. $150.53’s average target is 2.36% above currents $147.06 stock price. American Tower Corporation had 68 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of American Tower Corporation (NYSE:REIT) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, November 1 by Jefferies. Jefferies maintained it with “Buy” rating and $14400 target in Monday, July 3 report. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, July 11 by Citigroup. The stock has “Buy” rating by Argus Research on Thursday, August 3. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained the shares of AMT in report on Wednesday, November 1 with “Buy” rating. On Friday, July 14 the stock rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with “Buy”. The stock of American Tower Corporation (NYSE:REIT) earned “Overweight” rating by Morgan Stanley on Thursday, August 6. On Wednesday, November 29 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Buy”. The rating was maintained by Oppenheimer with “Buy” on Tuesday, August 8. Macquarie Research maintained the stock with “Outperform” rating in Monday, November 9 report.

Since August 18, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 9 sales for $21.94 million activity. $2.90M worth of stock was sold by Sharma Amit on Friday, August 18. On Wednesday, December 13 SHARBUTT DAVID E sold $228,793 worth of American Tower Corporation (NYSE:REIT) or 1,584 shares. On Thursday, August 24 REEVE PAMELA D A sold $717,450 worth of American Tower Corporation (NYSE:REIT) or 5,000 shares. On Tuesday, January 2 THOMPSON SAMME L sold $715,800 worth of American Tower Corporation (NYSE:REIT) or 5,000 shares. TAICLET JAMES D JR sold $4.96M worth of stock. DiSanto Edmund sold $1.36M worth of stock or 10,000 shares.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.2 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.04, from 1.16 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 36 investors sold AMT shares while 287 reduced holdings. 102 funds opened positions while 287 raised stakes. 378.31 million shares or 1.55% less from 384.25 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Geode Mgmt Limited Liability Corp owns 3.98M shares for 0.2% of their portfolio. Brown Advisory Secs Ltd Co invested in 0.86% or 28,950 shares. Jpmorgan Chase & Co accumulated 1.35 million shares. Moreover, Ray Gerald L & Assoc Limited has 0.29% invested in American Tower Corporation (NYSE:REIT) for 17,055 shares. Highland Cap Mgmt Limited Com owns 4,558 shares. Park National Corporation Oh invested in 0.01% or 1,687 shares. Bnp Paribas Asset Mgmt holds 0.04% or 30,291 shares in its portfolio. Susquehanna Gp Llp, a Pennsylvania-based fund reported 132,707 shares. Bluefin Trading Lc reported 0.12% in American Tower Corporation (NYSE:REIT). Sterling Cap Mngmt Ltd Co accumulated 0.1% or 77,359 shares. Quantbot Tech Limited Partnership has invested 1.07% in American Tower Corporation (NYSE:REIT). 2,158 are owned by Cetera Advisor Net Limited Liability Corp. 464,855 are owned by Strs Ohio. 1.17 million were reported by Sumitomo Mitsui Tru Hldg Inc. Private Ocean has 0.01% invested in American Tower Corporation (NYSE:REIT).

Investors sentiment increased to 1.02 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.08, from 0.94 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 36 investors sold Cirrus Logic, Inc. shares while 105 reduced holdings. 52 funds opened positions while 92 raised stakes. 55.67 million shares or 1.96% less from 56.78 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Moreover, Secor Capital Ltd Partnership has 0.18% invested in Cirrus Logic, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRUS) for 34,930 shares. Prudential Finance holds 967,033 shares. Zebra Management Ltd has 0.07% invested in Cirrus Logic, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRUS). Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa reported 0% of its portfolio in Cirrus Logic, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRUS). Art Advisors Limited Co holds 0.05% or 19,300 shares in its portfolio. Yorktown Mgmt And Research has invested 0.11% of its portfolio in Cirrus Logic, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRUS). 145 were reported by Weaver C Barksdale And Assoc. Stifel Fin holds 8,346 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Moreover, San Francisco Sentry Investment Group Incorporated (Ca) has 0% invested in Cirrus Logic, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRUS) for 100 shares. Teacher Retirement Of Texas invested 0% of its portfolio in Cirrus Logic, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRUS). State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement Systems stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Cirrus Logic, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRUS). Cantab Cap Prtnrs Limited Liability Partnership has invested 0.11% in Cirrus Logic, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRUS). Monarch Partners Asset Mgmt Ltd Liability Co has invested 1.04% in Cirrus Logic, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRUS). Tiaa Cref Invest Management Limited Liability Co has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Cirrus Logic, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRUS). Sprott has invested 1.64% in Cirrus Logic, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRUS).

Among 15 analysts covering Cirrus Logic (NASDAQ:CRUS), 10 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. Cirrus Logic had 40 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Canaccord Genuity initiated the stock with “Buy” rating in Tuesday, June 21 report. The firm has “Buy” rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Thursday, September 8. The firm has “Buy” rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Thursday, October 13. The rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity on Tuesday, September 20 with “Buy”. As per Wednesday, August 2, the company rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity. As per Friday, November 3, the company rating was maintained by Needham. Rosenblatt maintained Cirrus Logic, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRUS) rating on Thursday, July 23. Rosenblatt has “Buy” rating and $38 target. Needham initiated the shares of CRUS in report on Monday, March 14 with “Buy” rating. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Cirrus Logic, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRUS) on Friday, January 8 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating by Canaccord Genuity given on Thursday, November 2.