Hot Stock Overview: Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc (GLPI)

Marco Green
June 5, 2017

The share price of Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc. The Criterion Capital Management Llc holds 483,400 shares with $7.88M value, down from 1.00 million last quarter. The 8 months bullish chart indicates low risk for the $7.76 billion company. Patheon NV (NYSE:PTHN) has 0.00% since June 1, 2016 and is. About 359,721 shares traded. Gaming and Leisure Properties Inc has a 1-year low of $29.32 and a 1-year high of $37.01. It has underperformed by 5.78% the S&P500.

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Since February 27, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 sale for $7.00 million activity.

According to Zacks, "Gaming and Leisure Properties, a self-administered, self-managed REIT primarily engaged in the property business, which will consist of owning, acquiring, developing, expanding, managing, and leasing gaming and related facilities". During the same period past year, the firm posted $0.27 EPS. GLPI's profit will be $161.14M for 12.04 P/E if the $0.77 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.79 actual EPS reported by Gaming and Leisure Properties Inc for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -2.53% negative EPS growth.

This increase is typical for the uptrend and shows the considerable optimism among investors. (NASDAQ:GLPI) ended its day at $36.91 with the rising stream of 0.54% and its total traded volume was 1.76 million shares more than the average volume. It improved, as 36 investors sold Gaming and Leisure Properties Inc shares while 78 reduced holdings. 43 funds opened positions while 97 raised stakes. SunTrust maintained the shares of TWTR in report on Wednesday, October 28 with "Buy" rating. Amer Century, a Missouri-based fund reported 13,337 shares. Additionally, Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc. Natixis Asset Mngmt holds 0.01% in Gaming and Leisure Properties Inc (NASDAQ:GLPI) or 4,070 shares. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Com reported 185 shares stake. Stephens Incorporated Ar holds 99,747 shares or 0.12% of its portfolio. Equities research analysts anticipate that Gaming and Leisure Properties will post $1.81 earnings per share for the current year. Jefferies Grp Limited Com owns 42,787 shares. Amp Capital Investors holds 32,116 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Parallax Volatility Advisers Ltd Partnership accumulated 23,779 shares. 67,268 were accumulated by Sterling Capital Mngmt Ltd Com.

Investors wait Gaming and Leisure Properties Inc (NASDAQ:GLPI) to report on August, 8. its quarterly earnings Wall Street analysts expect $0.77 earnings per share, up $0.05 or 6.94 % from last year's $0.72 same quarter earnings. Addison Clark Management Lc holds 3.82% or 66,991 shares.

On 8/22/2016 Gaming and Leisure Properties announced a Quarterly dividend of $0.60 with an ex dividend date of 9/8/2016 which will be payable on 9/23/2016. Great West Life Assurance Can holds 0% or 19,895 shares. Teacher Retirement Systems Of Texas holds 0% or 15,579 shares in its portfolio. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Gaming and Leisure Properties from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report on Wednesday, April 5th. Therefore 21% are positive. Gaming and Leisure Properties had a return on equity of 18.96% and a net margin of 34.93%. Morgan Stanley downgraded the shares of GLPI in report on Tuesday, December 13 to "Equal-Weight" rating.

WARNING: "Gaming and Leisure Properties Inc (GLPI) Upgraded by TheStreet to "B" was originally posted by Stock Observer and is owned by of Stock Observer.

Analysts at Ladenburg Thalmann has started coverage on shares of Gaming and Leisure Properties (NYSE:GLPI) in a note issued to clients and investors on Friday, 2 June. As per Tuesday, November 22, the company rating was initiated by Buckingham Research. Morgan Stanley upgraded it to "Overweight" rating and $38 target in Wednesday, September 7 report.

10/30/2014 - Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc. had its "equal weight" rating reiterated by analysts at Barclays. The firm earned "Underperform" rating on Thursday, December 15 by Bank of America. The stock of Travelers Companies Inc (NYSE:TRV) earned "Outperform" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, January 22. 217,839 Gaming and Leisure Properties Inc (NASDAQ:GLPI) shares with value of $7.00 million were sold by Snyder Steven T.

Anchor Capital Advisors Llc decreased Hartford Finl Svcs Group Inc (NYSE:HIG) stake by 108,183 shares to 751,421 valued at $35.81M in 2016Q4. Twenty (NASDAQ:FOXA) was reduced too. $4.61M worth of BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) was sold by Bible Daryl N. 181.76 million shares or 1.04% less from 183.68 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. The stock of Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras (ADR) (NYSE:PBR) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, May 26 by Credit Suisse. The insider Goodrich Donna C sold 132,566 shares worth $6.00M.

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