Franklin Street Advisors Lifted Metlife (MET) Stake By $494,037; Omega Healthcare Investors (OHI) Has 1.42 Sentiment

Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc. is a real estate investment firm. The company has market cap of $5.56 billion. The firm invests in the real estate markets of United States. It has a 32.69 P/E ratio. It invests in healthcare facilities, primarily in long-term healthcare facilities in order to create its portfolio.

Franklin Street Advisors Inc increased Metlife Inc (MET) stake by 6.84% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Franklin Street Advisors Inc acquired 9,687 shares as Metlife Inc (MET)’s stock declined 4.70%. The Franklin Street Advisors Inc holds 151,285 shares with $7.86 million value, up from 141,598 last quarter. Metlife Inc now has $53.42 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.53% or $0.27 during the last trading session, reaching $50.76. About 4.24M shares traded. MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) has risen 13.92% since December 23, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 2.78% the S&P500.

Greenwich Investment Management Inc. holds 4.57% of its portfolio in Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc. for 111,269 shares. Barry Investment Advisors Llc owns 343,451 shares or 4.04% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Edmp Inc. has 3.52% invested in the company for 122,351 shares. The Texas-based Mcgowan Group Asset Management Inc. has invested 2.52% in the stock. Rench Wealth Management Inc., a Texas-based fund reported 101,664 shares.

The stock decreased 0.15% or $0.04 during the last trading session, reaching $26.9. About 1.71 million shares traded. Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc. (OHI) has risen 8.55% since December 23, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 8.15% the S&P500.

Analysts await Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc. (NYSE:OHI) to report earnings on February, 14. They expect $0.76 EPS, down 13.64% or $0.12 from last year’s $0.88 per share. OHI’s profit will be $157.20 million for 8.85 P/E if the $0.76 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.79 actual EPS reported by Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -3.80% negative EPS growth.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.89 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.05, from 0.94 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 61 investors sold MET shares while 336 reduced holdings. 65 funds opened positions while 289 raised stakes. 784.85 million shares or 1.65% more from 772.09 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Buckingham Capital Inc has invested 0.33% in MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET). Pacific Invest Com holds 1.05% of its portfolio in MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) for 89,621 shares. E&G Advisors Limited Partnership holds 0.13% or 5,571 shares in its portfolio. Wright Investors Serv Inc accumulated 48,035 shares. Masters Cap Management Ltd has 1.21% invested in MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) for 1.00 million shares. Zacks Inv Management holds 0.93% or 764,455 shares in its portfolio. Moreover, Wolverine Asset Mngmt Ltd Liability Company has 0.02% invested in MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET). Convergence Ptnrs Limited Liability Corp reported 35,313 shares stake. Seaward Mgmt Lp stated it has 0.02% of its portfolio in MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET). Cim Investment Mangement Incorporated accumulated 0.33% or 17,533 shares. Philadelphia Tru accumulated 33,055 shares. Fuller Thaler Asset Management has 0.01% invested in MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) for 12,200 shares. Nordea Inv Mgmt Ab holds 0.16% or 1.28M shares. Valley Advisers Inc invested in 1,417 shares. Ssi Invest Management invested 0.03% of its portfolio in MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET).

Franklin Street Advisors Inc decreased Waste Management Inc Del (NYSE:WM) stake by 5,063 shares to 96,228 valued at $7.53M in 2017Q3. It also reduced Disney Walt Co (NYSE:DIS) stake by 13,073 shares and now owns 96,941 shares. Insmed Inc (NASDAQ:INSM) was reduced too.

Among 15 analysts covering MetLife (NYSE:MET), 8 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 53% are positive. MetLife has $7800 highest and $46 lowest target. $58.82’s average target is 15.88% above currents $50.76 stock price. MetLife had 45 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) earned “Buy” rating by Wells Fargo on Wednesday, June 28. Wells Fargo maintained MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) on Friday, May 5 with “Buy” rating. The stock of MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) has “Hold” rating given on Friday, December 9 by Standpoint Research. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Tuesday, January 19 by RBC Capital Markets. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Monday, July 24 by J.P. Morgan. The firm has “Buy” rating by Deutsche Bank given on Friday, July 31. The company was maintained on Monday, July 10 by Wells Fargo. RBC Capital Markets maintained MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) rating on Friday, November 3. RBC Capital Markets has “Buy” rating and $60.0 target. The company was maintained on Thursday, October 5 by Morgan Stanley. The company was maintained on Tuesday, September 5 by RBC Capital Markets.