Private Advisor Group Has Decreased Its Realty Income (O) Stake by $311,661 as Stock Price Rose; Armstrong Henry H Associates Stake in Microsoft (MSFT) Decreased by $638,724

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Armstrong Henry H Associates Inc decreased its stake in Microsoft (MSFT) by 0.6% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Armstrong Henry H Associates Inc sold 6,324 shares as the company’s stock rose 1.03% with the market. The institutional investor held 1.04M shares of the prepackaged software company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $105.54M, down from 1.05M at the end of the previous reported quarter. Armstrong Henry H Associates Inc who had been investing in Microsoft for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $889.29 billion market cap company. The stock increased 1.15% or $1.32 during the last trading session, reaching $115.91. About 54.63M shares traded or 61.44% up from the average. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has risen 20.90% since March 17, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 16.53% the S&P500. Some Historical MSFT News: 17/04/2018 – Celgene Corporation to Webcast at Upcoming Investor Conferences; 07/05/2018 – Biogen Celebrates 40 Years as a Pioneer in Neuroscience; 26/03/2018 – Adobe and Microsoft Extend Global Partnership Into China; 12/04/2018 – StartMonday updates its CareerChain release plans; 26/04/2018 – Breaking Down Microsoft’s Fiscal 3rd-Qtr Earnings (Video); 29/03/2018 – Microsoft rose after the company announced a major reorganization; 09/04/2018 – Speedcast Strengthens Executive Team With Appointment of Clive Cuthell as Chief Financial Officer; 16/04/2018 – Results from Symic Bio Liver Fibrosis Program Presented at the International Liver Congress 2018; 17/04/2018 – Anomali Partners with Visa to Offer Global Payment Breach Intelligence; 14/03/2018 – 21VIANET, MICROSOFT EXTENDING THEIR CHINA CLOUD SERVICES PACT

Private Advisor Group Llc decreased its stake in Realty Income Corp (O) by 9.7% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Private Advisor Group Llc sold 4,947 shares as the company’s stock rose 9.27% with the market. The institutional investor held 46,074 shares of the real estate investment trusts company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $2.91M, down from 51,021 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Private Advisor Group Llc who had been investing in Realty Income Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $21.67 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.93% or $0.67 during the last trading session, reaching $71.24. About 3.56M shares traded or 66.46% up from the average. Realty Income Corporation (NYSE:O) has risen 40.17% since March 17, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 35.80% the S&P500. Some Historical O News: 27/03/2018 – GUIDANCE: Realty Income Corp $350m 7Y +125#; 13/03/2018 – REALTY INCOME BOOSTS MONTHLY DIV TO 21.95C/SHR, EST. 21.95C; 08/05/2018 – REALTY INCOME SEES FY FFO/SHR $3.11 TO $3.19, EST. $3.16; 03/05/2018 – REALTY INCOME NAMES MARK E. HAGAN CHIEF INVESTMENT OFFICER; 08/05/2018 – Realty Income 1Q EPS 29c; 27/03/2018 – LAUNCH: Realty Income Corp $500m 7Y +125; 08/05/2018 – Realty Income Sees 2018 EPS $1.21-EPS $1.29; 30/05/2018 – JPMorgan Realty Income Adds Camden Property; 08/05/2018 – Realty Income 1Q FFO Was $224.9 M; 27/03/2018 – Fitch Rates Realty Income’s Senior Notes ‘BBB+’

More notable recent Realty Income Corporation (NYSE:O) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Realty Income 2019 FFO guidance on the light side – Seeking Alpha” on February 20, 2019, also Benzinga.com with their article: “Earnings Scheduled For February 20, 2019 – Benzinga” published on February 20, 2019, Fool.com published: “2 Great Stocks for Your IRA – The Motley Fool” on February 18, 2019. More interesting news about Realty Income Corporation (NYSE:O) were released by: Fool.com and their article: “3 Top Dividend Stocks With Yields Over 4% – Motley Fool” published on February 19, 2019 as well as Fool.com‘s news article titled: “Should You Be Worried About Realty Income’s Q4 Misses? – Motley Fool” with publication date: February 28, 2019.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.42 in Q4 2018. Its up 0.33, from 1.09 in 2018Q3. It is positive, as 34 investors sold O shares while 153 reduced holdings. 77 funds opened positions while 188 raised stakes. 217.51 million shares or 11.78% more from 194.59 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. 10,350 were accumulated by Lodestar Invest Counsel Ltd Limited Liability Company Il. Mason Street Advsr Ltd Company has 0.07% invested in Realty Income Corporation (NYSE:O) for 41,607 shares. Ameritas Investment Prns reported 0.09% stake. Signalpoint Asset Ltd Liability Corp holds 7,269 shares. The Louisiana-based Waters Parkerson And Company Ltd Liability Company has invested 0.88% in Realty Income Corporation (NYSE:O). Moreover, Strategic Wealth Group Limited has 0.19% invested in Realty Income Corporation (NYSE:O) for 33,444 shares. Cleararc Capital owns 5,063 shares for 0.1% of their portfolio. Sandy Spring Savings Bank invested in 554 shares. Lasalle Invest Secs Ltd Liability Com accumulated 0.08% or 48,822 shares. 14,556 are held by Sheets Smith Wealth Management. Calamos Advisors Ltd invested in 0.05% or 125,920 shares. Dynamic Advisor Solutions Ltd Liability Corp accumulated 5,280 shares. Kwmg Ltd Liability Co stated it has 97 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Columbia Asset holds 0.08% of its portfolio in Realty Income Corporation (NYSE:O) for 4,005 shares. Sterling Glob Strategies Lc accumulated 1,600 shares.

Analysts await Realty Income Corporation (NYSE:O) to report earnings on May, 14. They expect $0.81 EPS, up 2.53% or $0.02 from last year’s $0.79 per share. O’s profit will be $246.38 million for 21.99 P/E if the $0.81 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.79 actual EPS reported by Realty Income Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 2.53% EPS growth.

Private Advisor Group Llc, which manages about $5.58B and $4.15B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Ishares Tr (Prn) by 52,417 shares to 88,939 shares, valued at $2.15 million in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in First Tr Lrg Cp Vl Alphadex (FTA) by 17,948 shares in the quarter, for a total of 344,999 shares, and has risen its stake in Ishares Tr (IEFA).

Investors sentiment increased to 0.94 in 2018 Q4. Its up 0.13, from 0.81 in 2018Q3. It is positive, as 55 investors sold MSFT shares while 925 reduced holdings. 168 funds opened positions while 758 raised stakes. 5.48 billion shares or 3.82% more from 5.28 billion shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Godshalk Welsh invested in 39,225 shares. Vaughan Nelson Inv Mgmt Limited Partnership stated it has 1.12M shares. Marathon Cap Mgmt holds 1.49% or 29,515 shares. Capital Mgmt Llc invested in 23,498 shares or 0.17% of the stock. Panagora Asset owns 6.35M shares. Moreover, Baltimore has 3.21% invested in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). The Washington-based Tradewinds Management Lc has invested 15.51% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Adirondack Rech & Mgmt invested 0.33% of its portfolio in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Parnassus Invs Ca invested 2.08% of its portfolio in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Ferguson Wellman Cap Mngmt Inc owns 4.73% invested in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) for 1.21M shares. Indiana-based Tru Investment Advsrs has invested 5.17% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Intersect Ltd Llc invested 3.37% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Dillon & Associate has invested 0.34% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Partnervest Advisory Lc has invested 0.93% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Wilbanks Smith Thomas Asset Mgmt Ltd Liability Corp stated it has 0.89% of its portfolio in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT).

More notable recent Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “Technology Sector Update for 02/28/2019: BOX, HPQ, TDOC, MSFT, AAPL, CSCO, IBM, GOOG – Nasdaq” on February 28, 2019, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “Microsoft (MSFT) Extends AccountGuard Access Across Europe – Nasdaq” published on February 21, 2019, Nasdaq.com published: “After Hours Most Active for Mar 13, 2019 : MSFT, LLY, F, CMCSA, PFE, FOX, CTL, HPQ, PCG, AMD, AAPL, ENDP – Nasdaq” on March 13, 2019. More interesting news about Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) were released by: Investorplace.com and their article: “MSFT Stock: Microsoft Transitions HoloLens 2 for Commercial Use – Investorplace.com” published on February 25, 2019 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “Why Microsoft Is a Must-Buy Stock on a Pullback – Nasdaq” with publication date: March 12, 2019.

Since October 26, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 8 sales for $58.46 million activity. Shares for $28.35 million were sold by Nadella Satya. Another trade for 4,000 shares valued at $432,000 was sold by Capossela Christopher C. Hogan Kathleen T sold 36,500 shares worth $4.06M.

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