Country Trust Bank Upped By $3.00 Million Its Blackrock Common (BLK) Position; 4 Analysts Are Bullish American Assets Trust, Inc. (AAT) Last Week

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Among 4 analysts covering American Assets Trust (NYSE:AAT), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. American Assets Trust had 6 analyst reports since December 17, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of American Assets Trust, Inc. (NYSE:AAT) earned “Overweight” rating by Morgan Stanley on Monday, December 17. RBC Capital Markets maintained American Assets Trust, Inc. (NYSE:AAT) rating on Thursday, March 14. RBC Capital Markets has “Buy” rating and $50 target. KeyBanc Capital Markets upgraded American Assets Trust, Inc. (NYSE:AAT) on Thursday, December 20 to “Overweight” rating. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, March 4 by Mizuho. See American Assets Trust, Inc. (NYSE:AAT) latest ratings:

14/03/2019 Broker: RBC Capital Markets Rating: Buy New Target: $50 Maintain
07/03/2019 Broker: Wells Fargo Rating: Buy Maintain
04/03/2019 Broker: Mizuho Rating: Buy New Target: $48 Maintain
22/02/2019 Broker: BidaskScore Rating: Buy Downgrade
20/12/2018 Broker: KeyBanc Capital Markets Old Rating: Sector Weight New Rating: Overweight New Target: $45 Upgrade
17/12/2018 Broker: Morgan Stanley Old Rating: Overweight New Rating: Overweight Old Target: $40 New Target: $45 Maintain

Country Trust Bank increased Blackrock Inc Common (BLK) stake by 9.64% reported in 2018Q4 SEC filing. Country Trust Bank acquired 7,647 shares as Blackrock Inc Common (BLK)’s stock rose 2.35%. The Country Trust Bank holds 86,982 shares with $34.17M value, up from 79,335 last quarter. Blackrock Inc Common now has $68.73 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.02% or $0.08 during the last trading session, reaching $433.55. About 1.76M shares traded or 151.02% up from the average. BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) has declined 18.34% since March 17, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 22.71% the S&P500. Some Historical BLK News: 13/03/2018 – REG-BlackRock Latin Am: Future Dividend Policy; 17/04/2018 – BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund, Inc. Announces Expiration and Preliminary Results of Tender Offer; 15/05/2018 – BLACKROCK CUTS AGEAS STAKE TO 4.8% INCL. INSTRUMENTS MAY 10; 07/05/2018 – MEXICAN PRESIDENTIAL FRONTRUNNER LOPEZ OBRADOR HELD ”AFFABLE” MEETING WITH BLACKROCK CEO LARRY FINK ON MONDAY – CANDIDATE ADVISOR; 25/04/2018 – BlackRock World Mining Trust Plc: Correction: Dividend Declaration; 04/04/2018 – REG-BlackRock Emerging Europe: Statement re Submission of documents; 23/04/2018 – Moody’s: Ratings of BlackRock European CLO Il & lll notes unaffected by proposed purchases of an asset; 15/04/2018 – BlackRock co-founder warns on complacency over Chinese tech; 28/03/2018 – BlackRock Announces Results of Shareholder Vote at Joint Special Shareholder Meeting Relating to the Reorganizations of Three; 19/04/2018 – BlackRock Bets Franc Will Fall More on Breaking Key Milestone

American Assets Trust, Inc. is a real estate investment trust. The company has market cap of $2.95 billion. The firm invests in real estate markets of the United States. It has a 109.05 P/E ratio. It owns, operates, acquires and develops high quality retail, office, multifamily and mixed-use properties in attractive, high-barrier-to-entry markets in Southern California, Northern California, Oregon, Washington, Texas and Hawaii.

More notable recent American Assets Trust, Inc. (NYSE:AAT) news were published by: Globenewswire.com which released: “American Assets Trust, Inc. Releases Tax Status of 2018 Distributions – GlobeNewswire” on January 16, 2019, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “American Assets Trust, Inc. (AAT) CEO Ernest Rady on Q4 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript – Seeking Alpha” published on February 13, 2019, Seekingalpha.com published: “American Assets Trust, Inc. (AAT) CEO Ernest Rady on Q3 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript – Seeking Alpha” on October 31, 2018. More interesting news about American Assets Trust, Inc. (NYSE:AAT) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “American Assets Trust, Inc. (AAT) CEO Ernest Rady on Q2 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript – Seeking Alpha” published on August 03, 2018 as well as Globenewswire.com‘s news article titled: “American Assets Trust, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2018 Financial Results – GlobeNewswire” with publication date: May 01, 2018.

The stock decreased 0.93% or $0.43 during the last trading session, reaching $45.69. About 443,606 shares traded or 110.76% up from the average. American Assets Trust, Inc. (NYSE:AAT) has risen 38.65% since March 17, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 34.28% the S&P500. Some Historical AAT News: 12/03/2018 – lnventHelp lnventor Develops Waterproof Cast Cover (AAT-1917); 09/04/2018 – lnventor Develops Improved Packaging for Breakfast Cereals (AAT-3016); 15/03/2018 – Nail Polish/Acrylic Nail Easy Removal Device lnvented by lnventHelp lnventor (AAT-1898); 01/05/2018 – American Assets Trust 1Q Loss/Shr 1c; 27/03/2018 – AMERICAN ASSETS TRUST INC AAT.N : MORGAN STANLEY RAISES TO OVERWEIGHT; 24/05/2018 – InventHelp Inventor: Landscape Cover Invented (AAT-3076); 12/03/2018 Arrowhead Begins Dosing in Phase 1 Study of ARO-AAT for Treatment of Alpha-1 Liver Disease; 09/04/2018 – Inventor Develops Improved Packaging for Breakfast Cereals (AAT-3016); 26/04/2018 – AAT HOLDING SA AHL.WA – LOCK SYNDICATION REACHES 100% STAKE IN CO FOLLOWING MANDATORY SQUEEZE OUT; 21/03/2018 – MOODY’S AFFIRMS AMERICAN ASSETS TRUST ISSUER RATING AT Baa3

Since November 9, 2018, it had 10 insider buys, and 0 sales for $5.31 million activity. Shares for $15,753 were bought by RADY ERNEST S on Thursday, November 29. Another trade for 25,000 shares valued at $1.04 million was made by NELLES DUANE on Tuesday, December 4.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.61 in Q4 2018. Its up 0.81, from 0.8 in 2018Q3. It increased, as 11 investors sold American Assets Trust, Inc. shares while 45 reduced holdings. 29 funds opened positions while 61 raised stakes. 44.76 million shares or 4.11% more from 42.99 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Natixis L P accumulated 115,466 shares. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) reported 21,070 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Spirit Of America Mgmt Corp New York holds 0.07% or 10,400 shares in its portfolio. Rhumbline Advisers holds 121,284 shares. California Public Employees Retirement Sys has 52,715 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Principal Financial Gp Incorporated, Iowa-based fund reported 306,702 shares. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa invested 0% in American Assets Trust, Inc. (NYSE:AAT). Moreover, Vident Invest Advisory Limited has 0.05% invested in American Assets Trust, Inc. (NYSE:AAT). Nomura Asset Mngmt Co owns 23,890 shares. Forward Management Ltd Liability Com invested in 0.3% or 24,650 shares. Granite Inv Prtn Limited Com reported 23,595 shares or 0.07% of all its holdings. Hsbc Public Limited Liability Corporation accumulated 7,320 shares. owns 29,797 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Amalgamated Bancshares holds 5,617 shares. Driehaus Cap Ltd Liability Co holds 0.02% or 14,300 shares in its portfolio.

Among 10 analysts covering BlackRock (NYSE:BLK), 8 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 80% are positive. BlackRock had 16 analyst reports since September 27, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) earned “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Tuesday, January 29. The stock of BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) earned “Overweight” rating by Barclays Capital on Tuesday, February 19. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) on Monday, February 25 with “Buy” rating. On Thursday, September 27 the stock rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with “Buy”. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, October 17 by Argus Research. The stock of BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) earned “Overweight” rating by Morgan Stanley on Friday, January 4. The stock has “Buy” rating by Citigroup on Wednesday, December 19. Barclays Capital maintained BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) on Thursday, March 14 with “Buy” rating. Deutsche Bank maintained BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) on Thursday, October 11 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Overweight” rating by Morgan Stanley given on Wednesday, November 14.

More notable recent BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “BlackRock: Strong Growth, But Sensitive To The Economy – Seeking Alpha” on February 15, 2019, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “More ETF fee cuts from Vanguard – Seeking Alpha” published on February 27, 2019, Seekingalpha.com published: “First free ETFs on the way – Seeking Alpha” on February 25, 2019. More interesting news about BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “BlackRock’s PE fundraising takes longer than expected: WSJ – Seeking Alpha” published on February 25, 2019 as well as Investorplace.com‘s news article titled: “7 Dividend Stocks Already Rewarding Shareholders In 2019 – Investorplace.com” with publication date: March 07, 2019.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.94 in Q4 2018. Its down 0.20, from 1.14 in 2018Q3. It dived, as 87 investors sold BLK shares while 347 reduced holdings. 104 funds opened positions while 304 raised stakes. 131.16 million shares or 4.81% more from 125.14 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Morgan Stanley holds 0.23% or 1.96 million shares in its portfolio. First Financial Bank has invested 1.15% in BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK). 31,800 are owned by Employees Retirement Sys Of Texas. The Arizona-based Tci Wealth has invested 0.04% in BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK). Millennium Mngmt Ltd has 120,904 shares for 0.07% of their portfolio. Fifth Third Bancshares invested in 75,611 shares. Cibc Bancorporation Usa holds 1,357 shares. Bbva Compass Bancshares holds 0.21% or 7,492 shares in its portfolio. Thompson Siegel And Walmsley Lc has invested 0% in BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK). 122 are owned by Cap Advsrs Ltd Ltd Company. Strategic has invested 1.01% in BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK). Hilton Mgmt Ltd Company reported 850 shares. Jbf Cap has invested 0% in BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK). Buckingham Cap Management Incorporated holds 1.39% of its portfolio in BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) for 16,153 shares. Stifel Financial Corp, Missouri-based fund reported 171,685 shares.

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