Private Asset Management Has Lifted Its Public Storage (PSA) Stake; National Planning Has Lifted By $1.82 Million Its British Amern Tob Plc (BTI) Holding

March 14, 2018 - By Annabelle Johnson

Private Asset Management Inc increased Public Storage Inc. (PSA) stake by 315.19% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Private Asset Management Inc acquired 5,705 shares as Public Storage Inc. (PSA)’s stock declined 5.00%. The Private Asset Management Inc holds 7,515 shares with $1.61M value, up from 1,810 last quarter. Public Storage Inc. now has $34.44B valuation. The stock decreased 0.01% or $0.01 during the last trading session, reaching $197.4. About 1.02M shares traded or 2.09% up from the average. Public Storage (NYSE:PSA) has declined 14.14% since March 14, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 30.84% the S&P500.

National Planning Corp increased British Amern Tob Plc (BTI) stake by 610.53% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. National Planning Corp acquired 29,348 shares as British Amern Tob Plc (BTI)’s stock rose 13.21%. The National Planning Corp holds 34,155 shares with $2.13M value, up from 4,807 last quarter. British Amern Tob Plc now has $134.06 billion valuation. The stock decreased 1.32% or $0.78 during the last trading session, reaching $58.24. About 1.36 million shares traded. British American Tobacco p.l.c. (NYSEMKT:BTI) has risen 17.78% since March 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.08% the S&P500.

National Planning Corp decreased Vanguard Index Fds (VOT) stake by 18,941 shares to 6,344 valued at $772,000 in 2017Q3. It also reduced Vanguard Index Fds (VB) stake by 3,520 shares and now owns 45,226 shares. Vanguard Admiral Fds Inc (VIOO) was reduced too.

Among 7 analysts covering British Amrcn Tobacco (NYSEMKT:BTI), 5 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 71% are positive. British Amrcn Tobacco had 9 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of British American Tobacco p.l.c. (NYSE:BTI) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, September 8 by Investec. The stock of British American Tobacco p.l.c. (NYSE:BTI) has “Buy” rating given on Friday, August 4 by Investec. Bank of America reinitiated the stock with “Buy” rating in Tuesday, August 4 report. The rating was upgraded by Societe Generale to “Buy” on Friday, October 28. The firm has “Sell” rating given on Thursday, December 10 by Goldman Sachs. The stock of British American Tobacco p.l.c. (NYSE:BTI) has “Market Perform” rating given on Tuesday, August 25 by Cowen & Co. Societe Generale downgraded the shares of BTI in report on Friday, July 29 to “Hold” rating. On Wednesday, November 2 the stock rating was upgraded by Morgan Stanley to “Overweight”. The company was initiated on Thursday, May 25 by Piper Jaffray.

Private Asset Management Inc decreased Bank Of America Corp (NYSE:BAC) stake by 30,863 shares to 819,656 valued at $20.77 million in 2017Q3. It also reduced Novartis Ag (NYSE:NVS) stake by 8,764 shares and now owns 77,371 shares. Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) was reduced too.