Warning Willis Lease Finance (WLFC) optimists! Robert Morris just Sold 1,000 shares.; Corporate Office Properties Trust (OFC)’s Sentiment Is 1.77

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Sentiment for Corporate Office Properties Trust (OFC)

Corporate Office Properties Trust (OFC) investors sentiment increased to 1.77 in 2017 Q4. It’s up 0.54, from 1.23 in 2017Q3. The ratio improved, as 138 institutional investors opened new and increased stock positions, while 78 cut down and sold their holdings in Corporate Office Properties Trust. The institutional investors in our database now have: 103.09 million shares, up from 100.12 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of institutional investors holding Corporate Office Properties Trust in top ten stock positions was flat from 1 to 1 for the same number . Sold All: 19 Reduced: 59 Increased: 94 New Position: 44.

Robert Morris, an insider of Willis Lease Finance Corp, currently director recently disclosed a trade with the Security Exchange Commission. As shown in the form, Robert Morris sold 1,000 shares of the company, priced at $35.1 per share. $35,127 U.S Dollars was the trade’s value. The SEC filing’s date was 29/03/2018. It seems he is very active lately as in the last 30 days, he unloaded additional 2,000 shares of the company, worth $65,589 USD. he now has ownership of 0.12% of the market cap of Willis Lease Finance Corp.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.29 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.11, from 1.4 in 2017Q3. It dropped, as 1 investors sold Willis Lease Finance Corporation shares while 16 reduced holdings. 7 funds opened positions while 15 raised stakes. 2.23 million shares or 1.34% less from 2.26 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Mufg Americas holds 0% in Willis Lease Finance Corporation (NASDAQ:WLFC) or 70 shares. Deutsche Savings Bank Ag accumulated 22,934 shares. Tower Research Ltd (Trc) stated it has 535 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Spark Mngmt has invested 0.03% in Willis Lease Finance Corporation (NASDAQ:WLFC). Menta Capital Lc owns 0.1% invested in Willis Lease Finance Corporation (NASDAQ:WLFC) for 21,350 shares. Millennium Management Ltd Liability Corporation, New York-based fund reported 9,940 shares. Legal & General Gp Public Ltd Com holds 556 shares. Citigroup stated it has 1,767 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Parallax Volatility Advisers Lp holds 0% of its portfolio in Willis Lease Finance Corporation (NASDAQ:WLFC) for 588 shares. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa reported 865 shares stake. California State Teachers Retirement Systems has invested 0% of its portfolio in Willis Lease Finance Corporation (NASDAQ:WLFC). Lsv Asset invested in 0% or 89,864 shares. Blackrock Incorporated holds 180,449 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Dimensional Fund Advisors L P has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Willis Lease Finance Corporation (NASDAQ:WLFC). Financial Bank Of America Corp De holds 0% or 833 shares.

Willis Lease Finance Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, leases commercial aircraft engines and other aircraft-related equipment to air carriers, manufacturers, and overhaul/repair facilities worldwide. The company has market cap of $220.05 million. It operates through two divisions, Equipment Leasing and Spare Parts Sales. It has a 3.54 P/E ratio. The firm also purchases and resells new and used commercial aircraft engines, as well as sells aircraft engine parts and materials.

Since September 29, 2017, it had 1 buy, and 12 insider sales for $577,237 activity. The insider WILLIS CHARLES F IV sold 800 shares worth $19,684. Flaherty Scott B. also bought $10,736 worth of Willis Lease Finance Corporation (NASDAQ:WLFC) on Wednesday, January 31. HUNZIKER HANS JORG sold $59,691 worth of Willis Lease Finance Corporation (NASDAQ:WLFC) on Friday, March 23.

The stock increased 2.94% or $0.98 during the last trading session, reaching $34.28. About 34,483 shares traded or 184.68% up from the average. Willis Lease Finance Corporation (NASDAQ:WLFC) has risen 47.40% since March 30, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 35.85% the S&P500.

Ratings analysis reveals 17% of Corp Office Props’s analysts are positive. Out of 6 Wall Street analysts rating Corp Office Props, 1 give it “Buy”, 1 “Sell” rating, while 4 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $21.0 while the high is $38.0. The stock’s average target of $29.50 is 14.21% above today’s ($25.83) share price. OFC was included in 7 notes of analysts from July 29, 2015. On Friday, January 20 the stock rating was downgraded by SunTrust to “Hold”. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, February 13 by Mizuho. Stifel Nicolaus downgraded it to “Hold” rating and $21.0 target in Wednesday, July 29 report. The stock has “Underperform” rating by Credit Suisse on Thursday, August 20. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Robert W. Baird on Wednesday, February 15. As per Monday, January 25, the company rating was upgraded by Mizuho. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, July 30 with “Sector Perform”.

The stock increased 0.12% or $0.03 during the last trading session, reaching $25.83. About 935,405 shares traded. Corporate Office Properties Trust (OFC) has declined 23.71% since March 30, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 35.26% the S&P500.

Corporate Office Properties Trust is a real estate investment trust. The company has market cap of $2.71 billion. The firm invests in real estate markets of United States. It has a 45.32 P/E ratio. It specializes in acquiring, developing, owning, leasing and managing high quality office and data center properties.

Adelante Capital Management Llc holds 3.22% of its portfolio in Corporate Office Properties Trust for 2.03 million shares. Channing Capital Management Llc owns 2.18 million shares or 2.15% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Green Street Investors Llc has 2.14% invested in the company for 132,300 shares. The New York-based V3 Capital Management L.P. has invested 1.55% in the stock. Cramer Rosenthal Mcglynn Llc, a New York-based fund reported 2.00 million shares.

Analysts await Corporate Office Properties Trust (NYSE:OFC) to report earnings on April, 26. They expect $0.49 EPS, up 4.26% or $0.02 from last year’s $0.47 per share. OFC’s profit will be $51.31M for 13.18 P/E if the $0.49 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.53 actual EPS reported by Corporate Office Properties Trust for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -7.55% negative EPS growth.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 4 insider buys, and 2 insider sales for $100,415 activity.

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