Piedmont Office Realty Trust, Inc. (PDM) Touches $19.47 Formed H&S; Micronet Enertec Technologies (MICT) Sentiment Is 1.4

Micronet Enertec Technologies Inc (MICT) investors sentiment decreased to 1.4 in Q1 2018. It’s down -0.60, from 2 in 2017Q4. The ratio dived, as 7 investment professionals opened new or increased holdings, while 5 cut down and sold positions in Micronet Enertec Technologies Inc. The investment professionals in our database now own: 346,377 shares, down from 538,902 shares in 2017Q4. Also, the number of investment professionals holding Micronet Enertec Technologies Inc in top ten holdings was flat from 0 to 0 for the same number . Sold All: 5 Reduced: 0 Increased: 3 New Position: 4.

Piedmont Office Realty Trust, Inc. (PDM) formed inverse H&S with $21.22 target or 9.00% above today’s $19.47 share price. Piedmont Office Realty Trust, Inc. (PDM) has $2.50 billion valuation. The stock increased 1.14% or $0.22 during the last trading session, reaching $19.47. About 862,870 shares traded. Piedmont Office Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:PDM) has declined 10.67% since June 10, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 23.24% the S&P500. Some Historical PDM News: ; 01/05/2018 – Piedmont Office Realty Trust Sees 1Q Core/FFO Shr $1.68-$1.74; 01/05/2018 – PIEDMONT OFFICE 1Q REV. $129.9M; 16/05/2018 – PIEDMONT OFFICE REALTY TRUST INC PDM.N : JP MORGAM RAISES TARGET PRICE TO $20 FROM $19; 03/04/2018 – PIEDMONT OFFICE REALTY TRUST SAYS ON MARCH 29, CO’S UNIT ENTERED INTO A $250 MLN UNSECURED TERM LOAN FACILITY – SEC FILING; 19/04/2018 – REG-Piedmont Announces First Quarter 2018 Leasing and Capital Markets Activity; 01/05/2018 – PIEDMONT OFFICE 1Q CORE FFO/SHR 45C, EST. 41C; 03/04/2018 – PIEDMONT OFFICE REALTY TRUST – TERM OF $250 MLN UNSECURED TERM LOAN FACILITY IS SEVEN YEARS WITH A MATURITY DATE OF MARCH 31, 2025; 01/05/2018 – PIEDMONT OFFICE SEES FY CORE FFO/SHR $1.68 TO $1.74, EST. $1.69; 01/05/2018 – Piedmont Office Realty 1Q FFO 41c/Shr; 15/05/2018 – Brookfield Asset Management Buys 5.8% of Piedmont Office

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.03 in 2018 Q1. Its down 0.23, from 1.26 in 2017Q4. It worsened, as 20 investors sold Piedmont Office Realty Trust, Inc. shares while 66 reduced holdings. 33 funds opened positions while 56 raised stakes. 111.70 million shares or 3.61% less from 115.88 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Voya Inv Mngmt Lc reported 37,489 shares. Mackay Shields Ltd Co holds 192,742 shares or 0.02% of its portfolio. Prudential Financial Incorporated stated it has 0.03% of its portfolio in Piedmont Office Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:PDM). Port Solutions Limited Liability Corporation owns 460 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Chicago Equity Partners Ltd Co holds 0.1% of its portfolio in Piedmont Office Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:PDM) for 173,250 shares. 37,970 were accumulated by State Of Alaska Department Of Revenue. Glenmede Na owns 344 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Amp Cap owns 43,770 shares. 2,900 were reported by Pinebridge Limited Partnership. Schroder Investment Mngmt Gp invested in 17,812 shares. Commercial Bank Of Ny Mellon Corp reported 1.20M shares. Moreover, State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement Sys has 0.01% invested in Piedmont Office Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:PDM) for 172,503 shares. Gsa Capital Partners Limited Liability Partnership has 51,976 shares for 0.05% of their portfolio. First Limited Partnership owns 754,973 shares or 0.03% of their US portfolio. 1.02 million were reported by Nuveen Asset Mngmt Ltd.

Analysts await Piedmont Office Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:PDM) to report earnings on August, 1. They expect $0.42 EPS, down 8.70% or $0.04 from last year’s $0.46 per share. PDM’s profit will be $53.82M for 11.59 P/E if the $0.42 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.41 actual EPS reported by Piedmont Office Realty Trust, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 2.44% EPS growth.

Since February 12, 2018, it had 3 insider buys, and 0 insider sales for $336,489 activity. Swope Jeffrey L. bought $100,149 worth of stock. 2,800 Piedmont Office Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:PDM) shares with value of $49,840 were bought by Smith Christopher Brent. Shares for $186,500 were bought by BARRETT KELLY HEFNER.

Among 4 analysts covering Piedmont Office Realty Trust (NYSE:PDM), 1 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 25% are positive. Piedmont Office Realty Trust has $22 highest and $16.50 lowest target. $20.20’s average target is 3.75% above currents $19.47 stock price. Piedmont Office Realty Trust had 18 analyst reports since September 3, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Stifel Nicolaus upgraded the stock to “Hold” rating in Monday, January 23 report. As per Monday, January 8, the company rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird. The company was downgraded on Monday, December 14 by Stifel Nicolaus. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Piedmont Office Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:PDM) rating on Monday, September 18. Stifel Nicolaus has “Hold” rating and $21.0 target. The company was maintained on Thursday, February 8 by Robert W. Baird. The company was downgraded on Tuesday, March 13 by Stifel Nicolaus. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Thursday, January 7 by Robert W. Baird. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Thursday, September 3 by SunTrust. On Tuesday, March 6 the stock rating was maintained by SunTrust with “Hold”. The firm has “Outperform” rating by Robert W. Baird given on Monday, August 28.

Lakeview Capital Partners Llc holds 0.08% of its portfolio in Micronet Enertec Technologies, Inc. for 75,000 shares. Blackrock Inc. owns 7,926 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Citadel Advisors Llc has 0% invested in the company for 35,058 shares. The New York-based Citigroup Inc has invested 0% in the stock. Fny Managed Accounts Llc, a New York-based fund reported 600 shares.

The stock decreased 0.76% or $0.01 during the last trading session, reaching $1.31. About 8,758 shares traded. Micronet Enertec Technologies, Inc. (MICT) has risen 23.68% since June 10, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 11.11% the S&P500.

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