Confluence Investment Management Has Lifted By $21.70 Million Its Digital Realty Trust (DLR) Stake; Advansix (ASIX) Shorts Decreased By 5.83%

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Advansix Inc (NYSE:ASIX) had a decrease of 5.83% in short interest. ASIX’s SI was 656,300 shares in June as released by FINRA. Its down 5.83% from 696,900 shares previously. With 299,100 avg volume, 2 days are for Advansix Inc (NYSE:ASIX)’s short sellers to cover ASIX’s short positions. The SI to Advansix Inc’s float is 2.33%. The stock increased 1.13% or $0.45 during the last trading session, reaching $40.45. About 193,497 shares traded. AdvanSix Inc. (NYSE:ASIX) has risen 26.00% since June 13, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 13.43% the S&P500. Some Historical ASIX News: ; 04/05/2018 – ADVANSIX INC – AUTHORIZES $75 MLN SHARE REPURCHASE PROGRAM; 13/03/2018 – AdvanSix: Authorities Visit Site to Execute Search Warrant; 13/03/2018 – ADVANSIX: PLANT PRODUCTION ACROSS COMPANY’S SITES NOT AFFECTED; 18/04/2018 – AdvanSix Closes Above 50-Day Moving Average: Technicals; 19/04/2018 – DJ AdvanSix Inc, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (ASIX); 13/03/2018 – ADVANSIX: FEDERAL & STATE AUTHORITIES AT HOPEWELL SITE; 04/05/2018 – ADVANSIX 1Q CAPEX $30.7M; 14/03/2018 – AdvanSix Provides Update on Its Hopewell, Virginia Site; 04/05/2018 – AdvanSix Board Authorizes $75M Share-Repurchase Program; 14/03/2018 – AdvanSix: Production Across Sites Wasn’t Affected by Event

Confluence Investment Management Llc increased Digital Realty Trust Inc. (DLR) stake by 49.56% reported in 2018Q1 SEC filing. Confluence Investment Management Llc acquired 206,713 shares as Digital Realty Trust Inc. (DLR)’s stock rose 4.90%. The Confluence Investment Management Llc holds 623,842 shares with $65.74M value, up from 417,129 last quarter. Digital Realty Trust Inc. now has $23.35 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.48% or $0.53 during the last trading session, reaching $108.76. About 1.82 million shares traded or 64.31% up from the average. Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:DLR) has declined 10.27% since June 13, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 22.84% the S&P500. Some Historical DLR News: ; 17/04/2018 – Digital Realty Names Top U.S. Channel Partners for 2017 and Outlines Program Enhancements for 2018; 17/05/2018 – Digital Realty SVP of Global Sales and Mktg Dan Papes to Depart; 26/04/2018 – DIGITAL REALTY SEES FY CORE FFO/SHR $6.50 TO $6.60, EST. $6.50; 26/04/2018 – Digital Realty 1Q Net $106.6M; 26/04/2018 – Digital Realty 1Q Rev $744.4M; 17/05/2018 – Digital Realty Announces Senior Leadership Transitions; 29/03/2018 – New Research Coverage Highlights Digital Realty Trust, United Dominion Realty Trust, Quidel, Brandywine Realty Trust, Beneficia; 26/04/2018 – DIGITAL REALTY RAISED 2018 CORE FFO/SHR OUTLOOK; 27/03/2018 Digital Realty Achieves ‘Five Nines’ of Uptime for 11th Consecutive Year; 26/04/2018 – DIGITAL REALTY TRUST INC DLR.N SEES FY 2018 CORE FFO SHR $6.50 TO $6.60

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.93 in 2018 Q1. Its down 0.12, from 1.05 in 2017Q4. It turned negative, as 61 investors sold DLR shares while 192 reduced holdings. 59 funds opened positions while 177 raised stakes. 198.99 million shares or 0.90% less from 200.80 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Meiji Yasuda Asset Mngmt invested in 0.13% or 12,856 shares. Telos Cap Mngmt Inc holds 5,000 shares. Sheets Smith Wealth Mngmt stated it has 4,849 shares or 0.12% of all its holdings. Utd Fincl Advisers Limited Liability Corporation stated it has 0.12% in Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:DLR). 20,680 are owned by Azimuth Capital Mngmt Limited. Wafra Invest Advisory Grp Incorporated Inc Ny holds 108,705 shares or 0.52% of its portfolio. Cullen Frost Bankers has invested 0.01% in Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:DLR). Farmers & Merchants Invs Incorporated has 72 shares. Beech Hill has invested 1.71% of its portfolio in Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:DLR). Ontario – Canada-based Mackenzie has invested 0% in Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:DLR). Millennium Mngmt Limited Liability Company holds 0.09% in Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:DLR) or 670,027 shares. Pettee Invsts has invested 0.12% in Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:DLR). Pinnacle Ptnrs reported 3,912 shares. British Columbia Inv Management has invested 0.06% of its portfolio in Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:DLR). Afam Incorporated invested in 0.78% or 67,174 shares.

Confluence Investment Management Llc decreased Broadridge Financial Solutions (NYSE:BR) stake by 6,692 shares to 979,636 valued at $107.46M in 2018Q1. It also reduced Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE:TMO) stake by 15,544 shares and now owns 168,424 shares. Fastenal Co. (NASDAQ:FAST) was reduced too.

Among 23 analysts covering Digital Realty Trust (NYSE:DLR), 13 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 57% are positive. Digital Realty Trust has $140.0 highest and $67 lowest target. $117’s average target is 7.58% above currents $108.76 stock price. Digital Realty Trust had 88 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Friday, February 16 by Cowen & Co. The stock of Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:DLR) earned “Hold” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Friday, February 17. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, January 12 by Jefferies. Canaccord Genuity maintained Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:DLR) on Friday, July 21 with “Buy” rating. Stifel Nicolaus downgraded Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:DLR) on Monday, March 21 to “Hold” rating. The stock of Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:DLR) has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, September 13 by Stifel Nicolaus. The firm has “Buy” rating by Cowen & Co given on Wednesday, October 18. The stock of Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:DLR) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, December 6 by SunTrust. The stock has “Buy” rating by SunTrust on Friday, November 24. The stock of Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:DLR) earned “Overweight” rating by Barclays Capital on Thursday, May 3.

More recent Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:DLR) news were published by: Fool.com which released: “Digital Realty Trust: A Different Kind of Tech Stock” on June 05, 2018. Also Seekingalpha.com published the news titled: “Digital Realty Trust: Aiming At The Sky Again” on May 18, 2018. Finance.Yahoo.com‘s news article titled: “3 Top Dividend Stocks With Yields Over 3%” with publication date: June 02, 2018 was also an interesting one.

AdvanSix Inc. manufactures and sells polymer resins in the United States. The company has market cap of $1.23 billion. It offers Nylon 6, a polymer resin, which is a synthetic material used to produce engineered plastics, fibers, filaments, and films. It has a 8.57 P/E ratio. The firm also provides caprolactam, ammonium sulfate fertilizers, and acetone, as well as other intermediate chemicals, including phenol, alpha-methylstyrene, cyclohexanone, methyl ethyl ketoxime, cyclohexanol, acetaldehyde oxime, 2-pentanone oxime, sulfuric acid, ammonia, and carbon dioxide.

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