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Independent Order Of Foresters Position in Extra Space Storage (EXR) Cut as Stock Price Rose; Southernsun Asset Management Has Raised Its Stake in Aegion Corp. (AEGN) by $13.41 Million

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Independent Order Of Foresters decreased its stake in Extra Space Storage Inc. (EXR) by 25.07% based on its latest 2018Q1 regulatory filing with the SEC. Independent Order Of Foresters sold 8,000 shares as the company’s stock rose 9.80% while stock markets declined. The institutional investor held 23,909 shares of the real estate investment trusts company at the end of 2018Q1, valued at $2.09 million, down from 31,909 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Independent Order Of Foresters who had been investing in Extra Space Storage Inc. for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $12.82B market cap company. The stock increased 0.12% or $0.12 during the last trading session, reaching $97.3. About 327,501 shares traded. Extra Space Storage Inc. (NYSE:EXR) has risen 20.38% since June 19, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 7.81% the S&P500.

Southernsun Asset Management Llc increased its stake in Aegion Corp. (AEGN) by 36.79% based on its latest 2018Q1 regulatory filing with the SEC. Southernsun Asset Management Llc bought 609,690 shares as the company’s stock rose 6.66% while stock markets declined. The institutional investor held 2.27 million shares of the water supply company at the end of 2018Q1, valued at $51.93 million, up from 1.66 million at the end of the previous reported quarter. Southernsun Asset Management Llc who had been investing in Aegion Corp. for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $848.88 million market cap company. The stock increased 0.27% or $0.07 during the last trading session, reaching $26.2. About 65,718 shares traded. Aegion Corporation (NASDAQ:AEGN) has risen 30.76% since June 19, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 18.19% the S&P500. Some Historical AEGN News: 30/04/2018 – CFO Moves: Fred’s, Statoil, Aegion; 26/03/2018 – Investor Expectations to Drive Momentum within Agnico Eagle Mines, Rogers, Cemex S.A.B. de C.V, Aegion, Viper Energy Partners L; 14/05/2018 – Aegion Corporation Names Mark A. Menghini as Its General Counsel and Secretary; 02/05/2018 – Aegion Corp 1Q Rev $325.2M; 14/05/2018 – Aegion Corp Names Mark A. Menghini as General Counsel and Secretary; 21/04/2018 – DJ Aegion Corporation, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (AEGN); 02/05/2018 – Aegion Corp Reaffirms Outlook for Adjusted EPS Growth of More Than 30 % in 2018; 02/05/2018 – AEGION 1Q ADJ EPS 13C, EST. 13C; 02/05/2018 – Aegion Corp 1Q Adj EPS 13c; 02/05/2018 – AEGION REAFFIRMS ADJ. EPS OUTLOOK FOR 2018

Investors sentiment increased to 0.97 in Q1 2018. Its up 0.03, from 0.94 in 2017Q4. It is positive, as 14 investors sold AEGN shares while 46 reduced holdings. 17 funds opened positions while 41 raised stakes. 29.48 million shares or 1.23% less from 29.85 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Blackrock holds 4.38M shares. 1,186 are held by Envestnet Asset Mgmt. Bluemountain Capital Limited Liability Company reported 0% stake. Barclays Public Limited reported 24,778 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Iowa-based Principal Fincl Gru Inc has invested 0.01% in Aegion Corporation (NASDAQ:AEGN). Goldman Sachs invested 0% in Aegion Corporation (NASDAQ:AEGN). Schwab Charles has invested 0.01% in Aegion Corporation (NASDAQ:AEGN). Security State Bank Of So Dak reported 48,960 shares. 26,680 are owned by Oberweis Asset Management. Manchester Cap Mgmt Llc owns 0.13% invested in Aegion Corporation (NASDAQ:AEGN) for 34,980 shares. Pnc Fincl Ser reported 0% in Aegion Corporation (NASDAQ:AEGN). Lsv Asset has 0% invested in Aegion Corporation (NASDAQ:AEGN) for 108,700 shares. California Pub Employees Retirement Sys holds 0% or 139,998 shares. Wells Fargo & Mn has 0% invested in Aegion Corporation (NASDAQ:AEGN). Pub Sector Pension Inv Board holds 0% of its portfolio in Aegion Corporation (NASDAQ:AEGN) for 21,414 shares.

Among 5 analysts covering Aegion (NASDAQ:AEGN), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 20% are positive. Aegion had 20 analyst reports since January 5, 2016 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was reinitiated by Stifel Nicolaus with “Hold” on Tuesday, January 5. The firm has “Buy” rating by Sidoti given on Tuesday, November 22. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Wednesday, August 2 by Sidoti. The stock has “Hold” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Thursday, July 6. The company was maintained on Thursday, August 10 by Canaccord Genuity. The stock has “Buy” rating by Canaccord Genuity on Thursday, August 3. The company was initiated on Monday, June 27 by Sidoti. Craig Hallum downgraded the stock to “Hold” rating in Tuesday, October 3 report. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Hold” on Monday, August 7. The firm has “Hold” rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Tuesday, October 3.

Another recent and important Aegion Corporation (NASDAQ:AEGN) news was published by Globenewswire.com which published an article titled: “Aegion Corporation Executive to Attend Upcoming Investor Conference” on June 01, 2018.

Southernsun Asset Management Llc, which manages about $5.32 billion and $3.56B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Oge Energy Corp. (NYSE:OGE) by 1.03M shares to 1.38M shares, valued at $45.21M in 2018Q1, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Pentair Plc (NYSE:PNR) by 81,122 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 934,537 shares, and cut its stake in Sanderson Farms Inc. (NASDAQ:SAFM).

Among 16 analysts covering Extra Space Storage Inc. (NYSE:EXR), 5 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 31% are positive. Extra Space Storage Inc. had 57 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Hold” rating by Jefferies given on Monday, October 23. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Wednesday, February 21 by Cantor Fitzgerald. The stock of Extra Space Storage Inc. (NYSE:EXR) earned “Buy” rating by Zacks on Friday, August 28. The rating was maintained by Citigroup on Friday, October 2 with “Neutral”. Jefferies maintained the shares of EXR in report on Tuesday, May 31 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Friday, April 28 by RBC Capital Markets. BB&T Capital initiated it with “Underweight” rating and $74.50 target in Wednesday, November 11 report. The stock has “Hold” rating by Jefferies on Tuesday, December 20. Robert W. Baird maintained it with “Buy” rating and $87.0 target in Monday, October 16 report. On Friday, November 10 the stock rating was maintained by Cantor Fitzgerald with “Neutral”.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.01 in 2018 Q1. Its down 0.19, from 1.2 in 2017Q4. It fall, as 34 investors sold EXR shares while 141 reduced holdings. 55 funds opened positions while 121 raised stakes. 125.29 million shares or 2.55% less from 128.58 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Raymond James Financial Advisors Incorporated owns 12,588 shares. Logan Cap Mgmt Inc holds 0.07% of its portfolio in Extra Space Storage Inc. (NYSE:EXR) for 10,730 shares. Qci Asset Mngmt has invested 0% in Extra Space Storage Inc. (NYSE:EXR). Teacher Retirement Systems Of Texas has 0.11% invested in Extra Space Storage Inc. (NYSE:EXR). Wisconsin-based Convergence Investment Prtn Ltd Limited Liability Company has invested 0% in Extra Space Storage Inc. (NYSE:EXR). Alpine Woods Capital Investors Lc reported 17,000 shares. Moreover, Stifel Financial has 0% invested in Extra Space Storage Inc. (NYSE:EXR) for 10,208 shares. Smithfield holds 185 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Extra Space Storage Inc. (NYSE:EXR). Savings Bank Of The West, a California-based fund reported 5,914 shares. Security Comml Bank Of Sioux City Iowa Ia invested 1.43% in Extra Space Storage Inc. (NYSE:EXR). Veritable Lp owns 13,988 shares. Parametric Port Assocs Limited Liability Corporation reported 0.02% of its portfolio in Extra Space Storage Inc. (NYSE:EXR). Gsa Capital Partners Llp owns 15,465 shares for 0.07% of their portfolio. Tobam reported 3.12% stake.

Independent Order Of Foresters, which manages about $108.34M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Public Storage (NYSE:PSA) by 2,000 shares to 32,266 shares, valued at $6.47M in 2018Q1, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Equity Lifestyle Properties I (NYSE:ELS) by 4,000 shares in the quarter, for a total of 27,624 shares, and has risen its stake in Rlj Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ).

Since January 17, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 17 sales for $7.87 million activity. 880 shares valued at $71,826 were sold by OVERTURF JAMES on Wednesday, February 14. SKOUSEN K FRED sold $121,254 worth of stock. McNeal Gwyn Goodson also sold $155,255 worth of Extra Space Storage Inc. (NYSE:EXR) on Thursday, May 3. Another trade for 46,779 shares valued at $4.06 million was made by Woolley Kenneth M. on Monday, February 26. Sondhi Samrat also sold $505,004 worth of Extra Space Storage Inc. (NYSE:EXR) shares. The insider Olmstead Diane sold $124,983.

More news for Extra Space Storage Inc. (NYSE:EXR) were recently published by: Investorplace.com, which released: “3 REITs to Buy in Times of Uncertainty” on June 18, 2018. Bizjournals.com‘s article titled: “Dallas storage company debuts its disruptive model in Phoenix” and published on June 11, 2018 is yet another important article.

Analysts await Extra Space Storage Inc. (NYSE:EXR) to report earnings on August, 7. They expect $1.15 earnings per share, up 5.50% or $0.06 from last year’s $1.09 per share. EXR’s profit will be $151.54M for 21.15 P/E if the $1.15 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.09 actual earnings per share reported by Extra Space Storage Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 5.50% EPS growth.

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