Royal Gold, Inc. (RGLD) At $88.19 Forms Bottom; Tortoise Pipeline & Energy Fund Has 2.5 Sentiment

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Royal Gold, Inc. (RGLD) formed multiple bottom with $80.25 target or 9.00% below today’s $88.19 share price. Royal Gold, Inc. (RGLD) has $5.77B valuation. The stock decreased 0.73% or $0.65 during the last trading session, reaching $88.19. About 506,816 shares traded. Royal Gold, Inc. (NASDAQ:RGLD) has risen 22.48% since May 3, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 10.93% the S&P500.

Tortoise Pipeline & Energy Fund Inc (TTP) investors sentiment increased to 2.5 in Q4 2017. It’s up 1.67, from 0.83 in 2017Q3. The ratio is better, as 15 institutional investors increased or opened new positions, while 6 sold and decreased stock positions in Tortoise Pipeline & Energy Fund Inc. The institutional investors in our database now hold: 2.27 million shares, down from 2.31 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of institutional investors holding Tortoise Pipeline & Energy Fund Inc in top ten positions was flat from 0 to 0 for the same number . Sold All: 1 Reduced: 5 Increased: 11 New Position: 4.

The stock decreased 0.12% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $16.99. About 38,533 shares traded. Tortoise Pipeline & Energy Fund, Inc. (TTP) has 0.00% since May 3, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500.

Thomas J. Herzfeld Advisors Inc. holds 1.6% of its portfolio in Tortoise Pipeline & Energy Fund, Inc. for 228,683 shares. Freestone Capital Holdings Llc owns 74,957 shares or 0.1% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Advisors Asset Management Inc. has 0.07% invested in the company for 240,149 shares. The Pennsylvania-based Lincoln National Corp has invested 0.07% in the stock. Mariner Wealth Advisors Llc, a Kansas-based fund reported 90,652 shares.

Among 12 analysts covering Royal Gold Inc. (NASDAQ:RGLD), 9 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 75% are positive. Royal Gold Inc. has $114.0 highest and $25 lowest target. $80.58’s average target is -8.63% below currents $88.19 stock price. Royal Gold Inc. had 54 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Royal Gold, Inc. (NASDAQ:RGLD) has “Mkt Perform” rating given on Thursday, January 28 by FBR Capital. BMO Capital Markets downgraded Royal Gold, Inc. (NASDAQ:RGLD) on Thursday, January 14 to “Market Perform” rating. As per Friday, December 11, the company rating was initiated by Gabelli. FBR Capital maintained Royal Gold, Inc. (NASDAQ:RGLD) rating on Wednesday, July 20. FBR Capital has “Mkt Perform” rating and $78 target. The stock of Royal Gold, Inc. (NASDAQ:RGLD) earned “Buy” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Tuesday, April 3. The firm earned “Market Perform” rating on Monday, March 14 by Raymond James. The stock of Royal Gold, Inc. (NASDAQ:RGLD) earned “Outperform” rating by Raymond James on Wednesday, July 6. As per Tuesday, September 19, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. The stock has “Hold” rating by Canaccord Genuity on Thursday, December 28. IBC downgraded the stock to “Sector Perform” rating in Friday, January 8 report.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.17 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.24, from 1.41 in 2017Q3. It dropped, as 27 investors sold Royal Gold, Inc. shares while 79 reduced holdings. 47 funds opened positions while 77 raised stakes. 47.73 million shares or 2.38% more from 46.63 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management invested 0% in Royal Gold, Inc. (NASDAQ:RGLD). Amer Century reported 161,750 shares. Janney Montgomery Scott Ltd invested in 0% or 4,176 shares. 4,467 are owned by Koch Industries. Metropolitan Life Ins Com stated it has 19,843 shares. 47,257 were reported by Wellington Gru Llp. Oz Limited Partnership reported 0% stake. Stevens Cap Mngmt L P invested in 0.03% or 10,447 shares. Dimensional Fund Advisors Lp invested 0.02% of its portfolio in Royal Gold, Inc. (NASDAQ:RGLD). Smithfield Tru holds 40 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Indexiq Advsrs Ltd Llc holds 24,051 shares or 0.07% of its portfolio. Smith Moore And reported 0.16% stake. Public Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Royal Gold, Inc. (NASDAQ:RGLD). Utah Retirement reported 0.02% of its portfolio in Royal Gold, Inc. (NASDAQ:RGLD). Aqr Mngmt Ltd reported 0% of its portfolio in Royal Gold, Inc. (NASDAQ:RGLD).

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