Principal Financial Group Trimmed National Health Invs (NHI) Holding, Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo & Co Has Trimmed Its Omnicom Group (OMC) Holding

July 17, 2017 - By Marguerite Chambers

Principal Financial Group Inc decreased National Health Invs Inc (NHI) stake by 34.6% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Principal Financial Group Inc sold 4,201 shares as National Health Invs Inc (NHI)’s stock rose 2.83%. The Principal Financial Group Inc holds 7,940 shares with $589,000 value, down from 12,141 last quarter. National Health Invs Inc now has $3.14 billion valuation. The stock rose 0.22% or $0.17 reaching $77.68. About 72,716 shares traded. National Health Investors Inc (NYSE:NHI) has risen 15.23% since July 17, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 1.47% the S&P500.

Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo & Co Llc decreased Omnicom Group Inc (OMC) stake by 15.26% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo & Co Llc sold 117,738 shares as Omnicom Group Inc (OMC)’s stock declined 2.32%. The Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo & Co Llc holds 653,964 shares with $55.66 million value, down from 771,702 last quarter. Omnicom Group Inc now has $19.09 billion valuation. The stock rose 0.41% or $0.33 reaching $81.61. About 1.04M shares traded. Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE:OMC) has risen 1.15% since July 17, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 15.55% the S&P500.

Analysts await National Health Investors Inc (NYSE:NHI) to report earnings on August, 4. They expect $1.29 earnings per share, up 5.74% or $0.07 from last year’s $1.22 per share. NHI’s profit will be $52.14 million for 15.05 P/E if the $1.29 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.25 actual earnings per share reported by National Health Investors Inc for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 3.20% EPS growth.

Principal Financial Group Inc increased Liberty Broadband Corp stake by 39,870 shares to 3.91 million valued at $289.74 million in 2016Q4. It also upped Devon Energy Corp New (NYSE:DVN) stake by 563,400 shares and now owns 1.36 million shares. Liberty Global Plc (NASDAQ:LBTYK) was raised too.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.09 in Q4 2016. Its down 0.14, from 1.23 in 2016Q3. It turned negative, as 22 investors sold NHI shares while 59 reduced holdings. 22 funds opened positions while 66 raised stakes. 26.67 million shares or 4.16% less from 27.83 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. D E Shaw And reported 0% of its portfolio in National Health Investors Inc (NYSE:NHI). Aperio Grp Inc invested in 0% or 5,083 shares. Benjamin F Edwards & Company Inc stated it has 100 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Aqr Cap Ltd Liability Company invested 0.01% of its portfolio in National Health Investors Inc (NYSE:NHI). Teachers Ins & Annuity Association Of America owns 38,542 shares or 0.1% of their US portfolio. Blackrock Institutional Trust Company Na accumulated 1.33 million shares. Bessemer Gp Inc invested in 29,663 shares. Suntrust Banks has 42,461 shares. Apriem holds 0.01% of its portfolio in National Health Investors Inc (NYSE:NHI) for 423 shares. Tiaa Cref Inv Mgmt Ltd Liability Company stated it has 142,843 shares. Barclays Public Limited Com holds 0% in National Health Investors Inc (NYSE:NHI) or 9,747 shares. Woodmont Inv Counsel Llc reported 3,369 shares or 0.07% of all its holdings. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) invested 0.01% of its portfolio in National Health Investors Inc (NYSE:NHI). The Minnesota-based Ameriprise Fincl has invested 0% in National Health Investors Inc (NYSE:NHI). Strs Ohio holds 0.02% or 68,405 shares.

Among 6 analysts covering National Health Investors (NYSE:NHI), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. National Health Investors had 10 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Zacks upgraded the shares of NHI in report on Tuesday, September 22 to “Buy” rating. As per Wednesday, August 12, the company rating was downgraded by BMO Capital Markets. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, September 3 by Zacks. The stock of National Health Investors Inc (NYSE:NHI) earned “Overweight” rating by Stephens on Wednesday, September 14. The company was maintained on Monday, November 9 by Stifel Nicolaus. The stock of National Health Investors Inc (NYSE:NHI) has “Neutral” rating given on Wednesday, August 12 by Bank of America. Bank of America upgraded the stock to “Neutral” rating in Friday, March 11 report.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.98 in 2016 Q4. Its down 0.05, from 1.03 in 2016Q3. It dropped, as 40 investors sold OMC shares while 237 reduced holdings. 68 funds opened positions while 204 raised stakes. 221.24 million shares or 0.77% less from 222.95 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. Paradigm Asset Mgmt Ltd Company, New York-based fund reported 400 shares. Moreover, Anchor Capital Advsr Limited Liability Co has 1.24% invested in Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE:OMC). Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt holds 0.09% or 20,718 shares in its portfolio. Her Majesty The Queen In Right Of The Province Of Alberta As Represented By Alberta Mgmt has invested 0.21% in Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE:OMC). Tudor Corp Et Al reported 5,200 shares stake. Burke & Herbert Bank & Co has 4,335 shares. 3,057 were reported by Checchi Capital Advisers Limited Liability Co. Silvercrest Asset Mngmt Ltd Liability Com invested in 434,851 shares. Highstreet Asset reported 10,321 shares. Mirae Asset Glob Investments owns 26,700 shares for 0.05% of their portfolio. Spot Trading Lc reported 1,003 shares. 3,972 are owned by Lombard Odier Asset (Europe). Advantus Capital Management stated it has 23,658 shares. Marshall Wace Llp reported 0.08% of its portfolio in Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE:OMC). Longview Prtn (Guernsey) Limited reported 3.98M shares.

Among 13 analysts covering Omnicom (NYSE:OMC), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 23% are positive. Omnicom had 21 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Argus Research upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Thursday, July 23 report. On Wednesday, July 20 the stock rating was maintained by Telsey Advisory Group with “Market Perform”. The company was maintained on Monday, June 5 by Jefferies. As per Tuesday, June 20, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. The stock has “Overweight” rating by JP Morgan on Monday, March 21. BMO Capital Markets maintained the shares of OMC in report on Thursday, July 13 with “Hold” rating. On Wednesday, April 12 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Buy”. RBC Capital Markets upgraded Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE:OMC) rating on Wednesday, March 8. RBC Capital Markets has “Outperform” rating and $101 target. The rating was initiated by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, October 7 with “Sector Perform”. Barclays Capital maintained it with “Hold” rating and $86 target in Friday, April 21 report.

Since February 9, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 2 selling transactions for $2.06 million activity. $1.94M worth of Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE:OMC) was sold by CRAWFORD BRUCE. The insider Hewitt Dennis E. sold $119,197.

Analysts await Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE:OMC) to report earnings on July, 20 before the open. They expect $1.39 earnings per share, up 2.21% or $0.03 from last year’s $1.36 per share. OMC’s profit will be $325.15 million for 14.68 P/E if the $1.39 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.97 actual earnings per share reported by Omnicom Group Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 43.30% EPS growth.

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