Advantus Capital Management Raised Coresite Realty (COR) Stake By $735,153; Pricesmart (PSMT) Shorts Increased By 5.54%

March 4, 2018 - By olga

Advantus Capital Management Inc increased Coresite Realty Corp (COR) stake by 137.98% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Advantus Capital Management Inc acquired 6,623 shares as Coresite Realty Corp (COR)’s stock rose 15.80%. The Advantus Capital Management Inc holds 11,423 shares with $1.28 million value, up from 4,800 last quarter. Coresite Realty Corp now has $4.45B valuation. The stock decreased 0.14% or $0.13 during the last trading session, reaching $92.5. About 301,163 shares traded. CoreSite Realty Corporation (NYSE:COR) has risen 35.38% since March 4, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 18.68% the S&P500.

Pricesmart Inc (NASDAQ:PSMT) had an increase of 5.54% in short interest. PSMT’s SI was 2.04M shares in March as released by FINRA. Its up 5.54% from 1.93 million shares previously. With 200,600 avg volume, 10 days are for Pricesmart Inc (NASDAQ:PSMT)’s short sellers to cover PSMT’s short positions. The SI to Pricesmart Inc’s float is 7.81%. The stock increased 1.08% or $0.85 during the last trading session, reaching $79.45. About 69,579 shares traded. PriceSmart, Inc. (NASDAQ:PSMT) has risen 3.40% since March 4, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 13.30% the S&P500.

Among 3 analysts covering PriceSmart (NASDAQ:PSMT), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. PriceSmart had 7 analyst reports since September 1, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Roth Capital maintained PriceSmart, Inc. (NASDAQ:PSMT) on Thursday, September 28 with “Buy” rating. TH Capital maintained PriceSmart, Inc. (NASDAQ:PSMT) on Monday, January 11 with “Buy” rating. Scotia Capital downgraded PriceSmart, Inc. (NASDAQ:PSMT) on Friday, January 5 to “Hold” rating. The stock of PriceSmart, Inc. (NASDAQ:PSMT) has “Sell” rating given on Tuesday, September 1 by Zacks.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.51 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.51, from 2.02 in 2017Q2. It is negative, as 12 investors sold PriceSmart, Inc. shares while 35 reduced holdings. 22 funds opened positions while 49 raised stakes. 21.92 million shares or 0.66% more from 21.77 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Moreover, Invesco has 0% invested in PriceSmart, Inc. (NASDAQ:PSMT). Wesbanco State Bank owns 0.01% invested in PriceSmart, Inc. (NASDAQ:PSMT) for 2,313 shares. Assetmark has 58 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Goldman Sachs Gru reported 0% of its portfolio in PriceSmart, Inc. (NASDAQ:PSMT). 831 were accumulated by Jpmorgan Chase And Communication. The Ontario – Canada-based Royal Comml Bank Of Canada has invested 0.01% in PriceSmart, Inc. (NASDAQ:PSMT). Bahl Gaynor Inc invested in 0.02% or 22,750 shares. State Common Retirement Fund invested in 58,580 shares. Parametric Portfolio Associates Limited Liability Company accumulated 20,339 shares. Public Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado, Colorado-based fund reported 4,115 shares. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management holds 0% in PriceSmart, Inc. (NASDAQ:PSMT) or 94 shares. Patten Group holds 0% in PriceSmart, Inc. (NASDAQ:PSMT) or 1,220 shares. Tiaa Cref Investment Ltd stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in PriceSmart, Inc. (NASDAQ:PSMT). Envestnet Asset owns 13,106 shares. Spectrum Management Grp invested 0% in PriceSmart, Inc. (NASDAQ:PSMT).

PriceSmart, Inc. owns and operates membership shopping warehouse clubs in the United States, Central America, Caribbean, and Colombia. The company has market cap of $2.42 billion. The companyÂ’s warehouse clubs offer brand name and private label consumer goods to individuals and businesses. It has a 27.4 P/E ratio. As of October 6, 2017, it operated 40 warehouse clubs comprising 7 each in Costa Rica and Colombia; 5 in Panama; 4 in Trinidad; 3 each in Guatemala, Honduras, and the Dominican Republic; 2 in El Salvador and Nicaragua; and 1 each in Aruba, Barbados, Jamaica, and the United States Virgin Islands.

Advantus Capital Management Inc decreased Weingarten Realty Investors (NYSE:WRI) stake by 13,411 shares to 102,900 valued at $3.27 million in 2017Q3. It also reduced Udr Inc (NYSE:UDR) stake by 79,642 shares and now owns 594,618 shares. Cyrusone Inc (NASDAQ:CONE) was reduced too.

Among 20 analysts covering CoreSite Realty (NYSE:COR), 10 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. CoreSite Realty had 58 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird with “Buy” on Tuesday, December 19. Jefferies maintained the shares of COR in report on Friday, September 15 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Equal-Weight” rating given on Friday, April 29 by Stephens. The stock of CoreSite Realty Corporation (NYSE:COR) has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, January 17 by Credit Suisse. The firm has “Buy” rating by Jefferies given on Monday, October 23. The stock has “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Monday, November 13. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Buy” rating and $12200 target in Tuesday, August 1 report. As per Tuesday, February 16, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. Jefferies maintained it with “Buy” rating and $100 target in Thursday, August 11 report. The company was maintained on Monday, October 26 by RBC Capital Markets.

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