Morgan Stanley Maintains $37 TP On Gaming and Leisure Props (GLPI), Maintains Equal-Weight Rating; Profile of 23 Analysts Covering Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI)

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New York: In an analyst note issued to clients and investors on 17 April, Morgan Stanley reconfirmed their Equal-Weight rating on shares of Gaming and Leisure Props (NASDAQ:GLPI). They currently have a $37 TP on the firm. Morgan Stanley’s target means a potential upside of 6.69% from the company’s last stock close price.

Among 33 analysts covering Analog Devices (NASDAQ:ADI), 23 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 70% are positive. Analog Devices had 130 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was upgraded by Bernstein on Tuesday, February 20 to “Outperform”. M Partners maintained the shares of ADI in report on Wednesday, November 25 with “Neutral” rating. Drexel Hamilton maintained it with “Buy” rating and $93 target in Thursday, February 16 report. The rating was maintained by Pacific Crest with “Overweight” on Wednesday, August 19. Nomura maintained the shares of ADI in report on Thursday, March 1 with “Neutral” rating. The rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird with “Buy” on Wednesday, August 30. Citigroup upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Wednesday, September 30 report. The rating was maintained by UBS on Monday, January 18 with “Neutral”. The rating was maintained by SunTrust with “Buy” on Thursday, April 12. The stock of Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI) earned “Neutral” rating by Bank of America on Monday, June 27. See Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI) latest ratings:

12/04/2018 Broker: SunTrust Rating: Buy New Target: $116.0000 Maintain
26/03/2018 Broker: Raymond James Rating: Buy Upgrade
01/03/2018 Broker: Robert W. Baird Rating: Buy New Target: $106.0 Maintain
01/03/2018 Broker: B. Riley & Co Old Rating: Buy New Rating: Buy Old Target: $113 New Target: $122 Maintain
01/03/2018 Broker: Deutsche Bank Old Rating: Hold New Rating: Hold Old Target: $85 New Target: $87 Maintain
01/03/2018 Broker: Nomura Old Rating: Neutral New Rating: Neutral Old Target: $85 New Target: $95 Maintain
01/03/2018 Broker: BMO Capital Markets Old Rating: Outperform New Rating: Outperform Old Target: $100 New Target: $107 Maintain
01/03/2018 Broker: Stifel Nicolaus Old Rating: Buy New Rating: Buy Old Target: $102 New Target: $105 Maintain
01/03/2018 Broker: Argus Research Rating: Buy Old Target: $100 New Target: $110 Maintain
01/03/2018 Broker: KeyBanc Capital Markets Old Rating: Overweight New Rating: Overweight Old Target: $107 New Target: $110 Maintain

The stock increased 1.85% or $1.72 during the last trading session, reaching $94.86. About 563,446 shares traded. Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI) has risen 11.86% since April 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 0.31% the S&P500.

Since October 23, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 18 insider sales for $12.92 million activity. $226,292 worth of Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI) shares were sold by CHAMPY JAMES. $366,080 worth of Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI) was sold by Henderson Gregory N. on Friday, January 5. Wynne Eileen sold 5,209 shares worth $494,136. Hassett Joseph had sold 18,400 shares worth $1.57M on Thursday, December 14. ROCHE VINCENT sold $912,500 worth of Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI) on Thursday, February 1. The insider SEIF MARGARET K sold 7,000 shares worth $640,640. Real Peter sold 4,505 shares worth $402,882.

Analog Devices, Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets a portfolio of solutions that leverage analog, mixed-signal, and digital signal processing technology, including integrated circuits , algorithms, software, and subsystems. The company has market cap of $35.08 billion. It offers data converter products, which translate real-world analog signals into digital data, as well as translates digital data into analog signals; high-performance amplifiers to condition analog signals; and radio frequency ICs to support cellular infrastructure. It has a 44.77 P/E ratio. The firm also provides MEMS technology solutions, including accelerometers used to sense acceleration, gyroscopes to sense rotation, and inertial measurement units to sense multiple degrees of freedom.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.28 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.07, from 1.21 in 2017Q3. It is positive, as 46 investors sold Analog Devices, Inc. shares while 224 reduced holdings. 92 funds opened positions while 253 raised stakes. 319.40 million shares or 1.26% more from 315.41 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. New York-based Tirschwell & Loewy has invested 4.13% in Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI). Fdx Advisors has 13,975 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. Associated Banc has invested 1.08% in Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI). Amalgamated Bankshares accumulated 48,381 shares. Polar Capital Llp reported 23,661 shares stake. Thrivent For Lutherans reported 0% of its portfolio in Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI). Denver Ltd Co owns 7,336 shares. 30,810 are owned by Segall Bryant & Hamill Limited Liability Com. Massachusetts-based Wellington Management Ltd Liability Partnership has invested 0.25% in Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI). Burke And Herbert Bancorporation And Trust owns 0.23% invested in Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI) for 3,017 shares. Rothschild Corp Il stated it has 0.09% in Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI). Bancorp Of The West holds 0.32% of its portfolio in Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI) for 28,641 shares. Atria Llc holds 13,654 shares. Hightower Advsr Llc holds 17,481 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Advsr Asset Mgmt stated it has 85,855 shares.

Among 12 analysts covering Gaming and Leisure Properties (NASDAQ:GLPI), 5 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 42% are positive. Gaming and Leisure Properties has $44 highest and $30 lowest target. $38.40’s average target is 10.73% above currents $34.68 stock price. Gaming and Leisure Properties had 29 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Deutsche Bank maintained the shares of GLPI in report on Wednesday, August 10 with “Buy” rating. The stock has “Equal-Weight” rating by Morgan Stanley on Tuesday, April 17. SunTrust initiated the stock with “Neutral” rating in Friday, April 8 report. Ladenburg maintained Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc. (NASDAQ:GLPI) rating on Monday, October 30. Ladenburg has “Buy” rating and $41.0 target. The stock has “Overweight” rating by Morgan Stanley on Wednesday, September 7. On Tuesday, October 24 the stock rating was maintained by SunTrust with “Hold”. Deutsche Bank maintained Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc. (NASDAQ:GLPI) rating on Wednesday, December 7. Deutsche Bank has “Buy” rating and $36 target. Buckingham Research initiated the stock with “Neutral” rating in Tuesday, November 22 report. Jefferies initiated the shares of GLPI in report on Thursday, January 18 with “Hold” rating. The stock of Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc. (NASDAQ:GLPI) has “Overweight” rating given on Wednesday, August 16 by Barclays Capital.

Since February 12, 2018, it had 2 buys, and 0 sales for $4.14 million activity. 85,000 shares valued at $2.81M were bought by CLIFFORD WILLIAM J on Monday, February 12. CARLINO PETER M had bought 40,000 shares worth $1.33M on Monday, February 12.

Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc. comprises real estate properties including casino facilities and other assets. The company has market cap of $7.40 billion.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.31 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.07, from 1.38 in 2017Q3. It turned negative, as 25 investors sold Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc. shares while 78 reduced holdings. 34 funds opened positions while 101 raised stakes. 191.09 million shares or 0.73% less from 192.49 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Janney Montgomery Scott Lc holds 20,594 shares. 35,300 are owned by Group Incorporated One Trading Lp. Strs Ohio holds 0.04% or 261,494 shares in its portfolio. Raymond James And Assocs holds 83,211 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Cardinal Mgmt Limited Liability Ct accumulated 627,986 shares. Proshare Advsrs Limited Liability Corporation reported 52,663 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. 87,294 were accumulated by Driehaus Management Ltd Liability Corp. Nuveen Asset Mngmt Lc has invested 0.16% in Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc. (NASDAQ:GLPI). Massachusetts-based Cadence Capital Mgmt Limited Liability Corporation has invested 0.03% in Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc. (NASDAQ:GLPI). Northern Tru accumulated 2.00 million shares or 0.02% of the stock. Pinnacle Limited stated it has 10,747 shares. Vident Investment Advisory Ltd Liability has 0.04% invested in Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc. (NASDAQ:GLPI). Tudor Investment Corp Et Al holds 0.1% or 105,917 shares. Invesco reported 0% stake. Art Advsr Ltd has 95,100 shares for 0.16% of their portfolio.

Analysts await Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc. (NASDAQ:GLPI) to report earnings on April, 25 before the open. They expect $0.76 earnings per share, down 3.80% or $0.03 from last year’s $0.79 per share. GLPI’s profit will be $162.06M for 11.41 P/E if the $0.76 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.76 actual earnings per share reported by Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 0.00% EPS growth.

The stock increased 0.12% or $0.04 during the last trading session, reaching $34.68. About 393,182 shares traded. Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc. (NASDAQ:GLPI) has risen 2.70% since April 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 8.85% the S&P500.

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