Gladstone Land (LAND) At $11.89 Forms Top; Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings Boosted Principal Financial Group (PFG) Position

Gladstone Land Corporation (LAND) formed multiple top with $12.48 target or 5.00% above today’s $11.89 share price. Gladstone Land Corporation (LAND) has $162.16M valuation. The stock decreased 2.22% or $0.27 during the last trading session, reaching $11.89. About 166,453 shares traded or 204.45% up from the average. Gladstone Land Corporation (NASDAQ:LAND) has risen 10.50% since February 6, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 6.20% the S&P500.

Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings Llc increased Principal Financial Group (PFG) stake by 95.15% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings Llc acquired 44,019 shares as Principal Financial Group (PFG)’s stock declined 2.08%. The Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings Llc holds 90,282 shares with $5.81 million value, up from 46,263 last quarter. Principal Financial Group now has $18.37 billion valuation. The stock decreased 4.22% or $2.8 during the last trading session, reaching $63.55. About 2.11M shares traded or 78.21% up from the average. Principal Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:PFG) has risen 43.60% since February 6, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 26.90% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 3 in Q3 2017. Its up 1.18, from 1.82 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 3 investors sold Gladstone Land Corporation shares while 7 reduced holdings. 10 funds opened positions while 20 raised stakes. 3.54 million shares or 29.20% more from 2.74 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Credit Agricole S A reported 59,493 shares. Cambridge Invest holds 20,223 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Daiwa Securities Gru owns 1,000 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Millennium Mgmt Ltd Liability Co reported 62,575 shares stake. Price T Rowe Assoc Inc Md stated it has 13,700 shares. Asset Mgmt One Comm Limited has invested 0% in Gladstone Land Corporation (NASDAQ:LAND). Renaissance Techs Ltd, New York-based fund reported 670,100 shares. Bahl And Gaynor Incorporated has 0% invested in Gladstone Land Corporation (NASDAQ:LAND) for 24,275 shares. Citigroup Inc holds 200 shares. 11,516 are owned by Sei Invests. State Of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D invested in 0.02% or 300,000 shares. Stelac Advisory Svcs Limited Liability Company holds 17,568 shares or 0.07% of its portfolio. Vanguard Gru Incorporated has invested 0% of its portfolio in Gladstone Land Corporation (NASDAQ:LAND). Morgan Stanley has invested 0% in Gladstone Land Corporation (NASDAQ:LAND). Natl Bank Of America Corp De has 70,088 shares for 0% of their portfolio.

Among 5 analysts covering Gladstone Land (NASDAQ:LAND), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 60% are positive. Gladstone Land had 9 analyst reports since August 10, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Wednesday, November 8 the stock rating was maintained by Maxim Group with “Buy”. The stock of Gladstone Land Corporation (NASDAQ:LAND) earned “Market Perform” rating by JMP Securities on Monday, August 15. The stock of Gladstone Land Corporation (NASDAQ:LAND) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, December 3 by Janney Capital. Maxim Group maintained Gladstone Land Corporation (NASDAQ:LAND) rating on Friday, November 10. Maxim Group has “Buy” rating and $15 target. On Monday, August 10 the stock rating was maintained by Maxim Group with “Buy”. Maxim Group maintained it with “Buy” rating and $14.5000 target in Wednesday, August 9 report. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Friday, December 8 by Ladenburg. Hilliard Lyons downgraded Gladstone Land Corporation (NASDAQ:LAND) on Wednesday, November 8 to “Neutral” rating. Ladenburg maintained Gladstone Land Corporation (NASDAQ:LAND) on Wednesday, June 28 with “Buy” rating.

Analysts await Gladstone Land Corporation (NASDAQ:LAND) to report earnings on February, 20. They expect $0.15 earnings per share, up 7.14% or $0.01 from last year’s $0.14 per share. LAND’s profit will be $2.05M for 19.82 P/E if the $0.15 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.14 actual earnings per share reported by Gladstone Land Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 7.14% EPS growth.

Since September 5, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 12 selling transactions for $27.50 million activity. On Monday, September 11 the insider MCCAUGHAN JAMES P sold $386,038. Another trade for 10,588 shares valued at $720,090 was sold by SHAFF KAREN E. On Monday, January 8 the insider Houston Daniel Joseph sold $1.43 million. 24,310 shares valued at $1.74 million were sold by SCHOLTEN GARY P on Monday, January 8. 1,297 shares were sold by Everett Nora Mary, worth $88,196. Valdes Luis E. also sold $3.34M worth of Principal Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFG) on Thursday, December 14.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.18 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.12, from 1.06 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 36 investors sold PFG shares while 151 reduced holdings. 48 funds opened positions while 173 raised stakes. 194.42 million shares or 0.40% more from 193.64 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Guardian Life Insurance Of America accumulated 609 shares. D E Shaw & owns 110,473 shares or 0.01% of their US portfolio. Norinchukin Retail Bank The holds 12,660 shares or 0.02% of its portfolio. Jefferies Llc reported 37,916 shares. Churchill Management Corporation invested 0.54% of its portfolio in Principal Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFG). Advisor Partners Limited has invested 0.07% in Principal Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFG). Victory Capital accumulated 149,334 shares. Catalyst Capital Advsrs Limited Liability Co owns 10,175 shares. Natixis accumulated 0.02% or 37,243 shares. 100 were accumulated by Benjamin F Edwards. Gsa Capital Llp holds 0.06% or 14,376 shares in its portfolio. Ww Asset Incorporated stated it has 0.05% in Principal Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFG). Srb invested in 0.02% or 2,821 shares. Jpmorgan Chase Company reported 0% in Principal Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFG). Manufacturers Life Ins Company The accumulated 0.02% or 304,970 shares.

Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings Llc decreased Gamestop Corp (NYSE:GME) stake by 77,490 shares to 742,138 valued at $15.33M in 2017Q3. It also reduced Akamai Technologies (NASDAQ:AKAM) stake by 41,250 shares and now owns 579,662 shares. Skyworks Solutions Inc (NASDAQ:SWKS) was reduced too.

Among 15 analysts covering Principal Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:PFG), 4 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 27% are positive. Principal Financial Group Inc. had 40 analyst reports since August 18, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Barclays Capital maintained the stock with “Equal Weight” rating in Thursday, November 17 report. As per Friday, August 11, the company rating was maintained by Barclays Capital. The stock of Principal Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFG) has “Sell” rating given on Tuesday, January 5 by Citigroup. Bruyette & Woods” downgraded the shares of PFG in report on Tuesday, August 18 to “Mkt Perform” rating. Morgan Stanley maintained Principal Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFG) on Thursday, October 5 with “Equal-Weight” rating. The rating was maintained by Wells Fargo with “Outperform” on Thursday, October 19. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained Principal Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFG) on Friday, November 10 with “Hold” rating. On Thursday, July 27 the stock rating was maintained by Wells Fargo with “Buy”. RBC Capital Markets maintained Principal Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFG) on Tuesday, February 2 with “Outperform” rating. Morgan Stanley maintained it with “Equal-Weight” rating and $79 target in Tuesday, January 30 report.