Simon Property Group Inc (SPG) : Cornerstone Real Estate Advisers reduced its stake in Simon Property Group Inc by 7.58% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 101,538 shares of Simon Property Group Inc which is valued at $20 Million after selling 8,323 shares in Simon Property Group Inc , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on May 13, 2016.Simon Property Group Inc makes up approximately 9.74% of Cornerstone Real Estate Advisers’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , L S Advisors Inc added SPG to its portfolio by purchasing 36,224 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $7.1 Million. Simon Property Group Inc makes up approx 1.78% of L S Advisors Inc’s portfolio.Gsa Capital Partners Llp boosted its stake in SPG in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 3,510 additional shares and now holds a total of 11,480 shares of Simon Property Group Inc which is valued at $2.3 Million. Simon Property Group Inc makes up approx 0.14% of Gsa Capital Partners Llp’s portfolio.Lmr Partners Llp reduced its stake in SPG by selling 11,497 shares or 79.14% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 3,031 shares of SPG which is valued at $638,995. Simon Property Group Inc makes up approx 0.10% of Lmr Partners Llp’s portfolio.Duff Phelps Investment Management Co reduced its stake in SPG by selling 7,885 shares or 0.79% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 990,277 shares of SPG which is valued at $208.8 Million. Simon Property Group Inc makes up approx 3.26% of Duff Phelps Investment Management Co’s portfolio.Pitcairn Co boosted its stake in SPG in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 121 additional shares and now holds a total of 1,275 shares of Simon Property Group Inc which is valued at $256,492. Simon Property Group Inc makes up approx 0.03% of Pitcairn Co’s portfolio.
Simon Property Group Inc closed down -1.54 points or -0.78% at $196.09 with 15,31,767 shares getting traded on Wednesday. Post opening the session at $197.94, the shares hit an intraday low of $194.77 and an intraday high of $198.38 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Wednesday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, Simon Property Group Inc reported $2.63 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.09 according to the earnings call on Apr 26, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $2.54. The company had revenue of $1336.70 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1297.81 million. The company’s revenue was up 9.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $2.28 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Simon Property Group Inc. Mizuho Initiated Simon Property Group Inc on Apr 14, 2016 to “Buy”, Price Target of the shares are set at $233.Company shares were Reiterated by Stifel on Mar 21, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 232 from a previous price target of $220 .
Simon Property Group Inc. is a self-administered and self-managed real estate investment trust (REIT). Simon Property Group L.P. (Operating Partnership) is the Company’s majority-owned partnership subsidiary that owns all of its real estate properties and other assets. The Company owns develops and manages retail real estate properties which consist primarily of malls Premium Outlets and The Mills. As of December 31 2014 the Company owned or held an interest in 207 properties in the United States which consisted of 109 malls 68 Premium Outlets 13 Mills three community centers and 14 other retail properties in 37 states and Puerto Rico. As of December 31 2014 the Company had ownership interests in nine Premium Outlets in Japan three Premium Outlets in South Korea two Premium Outlets in Canada one Premium Outlet in Mexico and one Premium Outlet in Malaysia. As of December 31 2014 the Company had non-controlling ownership interests in five outlet properties in Europe.