49 funds opened positions while 138 raised stakes. For the past 5 years, the company's revenue has grown 9.5%, while the company's earnings per share has grown -4.6%. The volume of 0.22 Million shares climbed down over an trading activity of 303.69 Million shares. Icm Asset Management Inc Wa has 2% invested in Preferred Apartment Communities Inc. (NYSE:APTS) shares were sold by WILLIAMS JOHN A. Schroder Investment Management stated it has 7,100 shares. 44,170 are held by Aperio Group Inc Limited Company.
Mid-America Apartment Communities (NYSE:MAA) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July 26th. (NYSE:APTS) for 130,467 shares. Voya Invest Limited Liability Company reported 828,205 shares or 0.2% of all its holdings. Mid-America Apartment Communities, Inc. has 113.21 million shares outstanding, and in the last trade has seen ATR around 1.17. Toronto Dominion Bank & Trust owns 221,236 shares. Gradient Invests Lc owns 46 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Fic Cap, New York-based fund reported 33,728 shares. Sunbelt Secs holds 0.85% or 28,606 shares in its portfolio.
Deutsche Bank Ag increased Financial Instns Inc (NASDAQ:FISI) stake by 57,126 shares to 151,349 valued at $4.51 million in 2017Q2. SILVERSTEIN LEONARD A bought $15,310 worth of stock. If the published price targets set by Mid-America Apartment Communities, Inc. analysts have any power to influence the stock's share price, the highest price target set for MAA is $120.
Traders are a little more bearish recently as evidenced by the rise in short interest. The day began at US$96.45 but the price moved to US$94.35 at one point during the trading and finally capitulating to a session high of US$96.45. During such notable technical setup, fundamental investors usually stay away and are careful shorting or selling the stock. About 61,627 shares traded. Preferred Apartment Communities Inc. It has underperformed by 1.04% the S&P500. Mid-America Apartment Communities had a net margin of 15.80% and a return on equity of 4.31%. Next quarter's EPS is forecasted to be $-0.64 with next year's EPS anticipated to be $-2.25. GMED's profit will be $28.91 million for 24.91 P/E if the $0.30 EPS becomes a reality. After having $0.37 EPS previously, Preferred Apartment Communities Inc.'s analysts see 2.70 % EPS growth. Analysts expect Mid-America Apartment Communities to earn $6.34 per share next year, which means the company should continue to be able to cover its $3.48 annual dividend with an expected future payout ratio of 54.9%. Therefore 83% are positive. Currently, the stock is -14.20% from its 50-Day High and 5.36% from the 50-day low. On Monday, June 5 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Buy". The firm has "Buy" rating by SunTrust given on Friday, August 19. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Tuesday, May 30 by FBR Capital. The stock has "Neutral" rating by Citigroup on Thursday, December 8. Zacks downgraded the shares of MAA in report on Wednesday, August 12 to "Buy" rating. JMP Securities downgraded Globus Medical Inc (NYSE:GMED) on Wednesday, November 9 to "Mkt Perform" rating. Raymond James upgraded the stock to "Strong Buy" rating in Wednesday, July 29 report. (NYSE:APTS) on Wednesday, May 31. The company was maintained on Monday, March 7 by Goldman Sachs. The firm has "Buy" rating by Jefferies given on Monday, July 10. Mid-America Apartment Communities has $120.0 highest and $84 lowest target.
More notable recent Preferred Apartment Communities Inc. Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania School Empls Retrmt has invested 0.01% in Mid-America Apartment Communities Inc (NYSE:MAA). Completes Sale of Two Multifamily ..." on March 30, 2017, also Prnewswire.com with their article: "Preferred Apartment Communities, Inc. YRC Worldwide Inc (NASDAQ:YRCW) has risen 5.68% since October 10, 2016 and is uptrending. "Announces Third Quarter 2017 Earnings ..." on October 05, 2017. Mid-America Apartment Communities's revenue for the quarter was up 40.6% on a year-over-year basis. Tci Wealth Advsrs reported 0% in Mid-America Apartment Communities Inc (NYSE:MAA). Shareholders of record on Friday, October 13th will be paid a $0.87 dividend. The Company focuses on entering into forward purchase contracts or purchase options for to-be-built multifamily communities; making real estate related loans; providing deposit arrangements or providing performance assurances, in connection with the construction of multifamily communities and other properties. The Firm owns, operates, acquires and develops apartment communities primarily located in the Southeast and Southwest regions of the United States.
Currently, the stock carries a price to earnings ratio of 19.9, a price to book ratio of 3.62, and a price to sales ratio of 3.07. It operates through three divisions: Large market same store, Secondary market same store and Non-Same Store and Other.