J.P. Morgan Gives Shire (SHPG) $150.0 Target; Clipper Realty INC. Common Stock (CLPR) Shorts Decreased By 10.37%

Clipper Realty INC. Common Stock (NYSE:CLPR) had a decrease of 10.37% in short interest. CLPR’s SI was 457,900 shares in February as released by FINRA. Its down 10.37% from 510,900 shares previously. With 31,800 avg volume, 14 days are for Clipper Realty INC. Common Stock (NYSE:CLPR)’s short sellers to cover CLPR’s short positions. The stock increased 2.48% or $0.2 during the last trading session, reaching $8.26. About 26,655 shares traded. Clipper Realty Inc. (NYSE:CLPR) has 0.00% since February 20, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Among 25 analysts covering Shire plc (ADR) (NASDAQ:SHPG), 21 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 84% are positive. Shire plc (ADR) has $325 highest and $150.0 lowest target. $215.73’s average target is 60.92% above currents $134.06 stock price. Shire plc (ADR) had 70 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was downgraded by Exane on Thursday, August 6 to “Outperform”. The company was upgraded on Tuesday, November 3 by HSBC. HSBC upgraded Shire plc (NASDAQ:SHPG) on Thursday, July 6 to “Hold” rating. The rating was upgraded by Credit Suisse to “Outperform” on Tuesday, January 12. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Shire plc (NASDAQ:SHPG) rating on Friday, September 1. Stifel Nicolaus has “Buy” rating and $245.0 target. On Wednesday, November 15 the stock rating was maintained by Susquehanna with “Buy”. The firm has “Sector Perform” rating given on Tuesday, January 12 by RBC Capital Markets. Jefferies maintained it with “Buy” rating and $206.0 target in Friday, October 6 report. The stock of Shire plc (NASDAQ:SHPG) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, June 28 by Goldman Sachs. The stock of Shire plc (NASDAQ:SHPG) has “Neutral” rating given on Thursday, August 6 by BNP Paribas.

Among 3 analysts covering Clipper Realty (NYSE:CLPR), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. Clipper Realty had 5 analyst reports since March 7, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Thursday, March 30, the company rating was initiated by Raymond James. The rating was initiated by FBR Capital with “Outperform” on Tuesday, March 7. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Monday, April 3 by FBR Capital.

Clipper Realty Inc., a real estate company, acquires, owns, manages, operates, and repositions multi-family residential and commercial properties in the New York metropolitan area. The company has market cap of $147.13 million. It operates in Commercial and Residential divisions. It currently has negative earnings. The firm has elected to be treated as a real estate investment trust for U.S. federal income tax purposes.