Sheets Smith Wealth Management Upped American Tower New (AMT) Holding By $507,960; Sterling Capital Management Boosted Its Transocean LTD Reg Shs (RIG) Stake

Sheets Smith Wealth Management increased American Tower Corp New (AMT) stake by 174.21% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Sheets Smith Wealth Management acquired 3,735 shares as American Tower Corp New (AMT)’s stock rose 18.69%. The Sheets Smith Wealth Management holds 5,879 shares with $804,000 value, up from 2,144 last quarter. American Tower Corp New now has $60.92B valuation. The stock decreased 2.19% or $3.18 during the last trading session, reaching $142.04. About 3.00M shares traded or 32.08% up from the average. American Tower Corporation (NYSE:AMT) has risen 23.66% since February 6, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 6.96% the S&P500.

Sterling Capital Management Llc increased Transocean Ltd Reg Shs (RIG) stake by 210.68% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Sterling Capital Management Llc acquired 250,691 shares as Transocean Ltd Reg Shs (RIG)’s stock declined 20.06%. The Sterling Capital Management Llc holds 369,684 shares with $3.98 million value, up from 118,993 last quarter. Transocean Ltd Reg Shs now has $3.83 billion valuation. The stock decreased 5.14% or $0.53 during the last trading session, reaching $9.79. About 18.55M shares traded or 58.58% up from the average. Transocean Ltd. (NYSE:RIG) has risen 15.86% since February 6, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 0.84% the S&P500.

Since August 18, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 9 sales for $21.94 million activity. $4.74M worth of stock was sold by TAICLET JAMES D JR on Monday, October 16. On Tuesday, January 2 THOMPSON SAMME L sold $715,800 worth of American Tower Corporation (NYSE:REIT) or 5,000 shares. 10,000 shares were sold by DiSanto Edmund, worth $1.36 million. $2.90 million worth of American Tower Corporation (NYSE:REIT) was sold by Sharma Amit. SHARBUTT DAVID E also sold $228,793 worth of American Tower Corporation (NYSE:REIT) shares. REEVE PAMELA D A had sold 5,000 shares worth $717,450 on Thursday, August 24.

Among 19 analysts covering American Tower Corporation (NYSE:AMT), 18 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 95% are positive. American Tower Corporation had 68 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of American Tower Corporation (NYSE:REIT) has “Buy” rating given on Friday, July 28 by RBC Capital Markets. As per Tuesday, November 14, the company rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley. The company was maintained on Wednesday, November 1 by Macquarie Research. The rating was maintained by Macquarie Research with “Buy” on Friday, July 28. The stock of American Tower Corporation (NYSE:REIT) has “Overweight” rating given on Thursday, August 24 by Morgan Stanley. The stock has “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Monday, July 3. On Friday, July 29 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Buy”. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Tuesday, August 8 by Oppenheimer. The stock of American Tower Corporation (NYSE:REIT) earned “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Monday, October 16. The stock of American Tower Corporation (NYSE:REIT) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, August 17 by Argus Research.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.2 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.04, from 1.16 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 36 investors sold AMT shares while 287 reduced holdings. 102 funds opened positions while 287 raised stakes. 378.31 million shares or 1.55% less from 384.25 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Moreover, Lakeview Capital Partners Lc has 0.33% invested in American Tower Corporation (NYSE:REIT). New England Private Wealth Advisors Ltd owns 1,640 shares or 0.07% of their US portfolio. Old Second Fincl Bank Of Aurora holds 350 shares. Neuberger Berman Group Inc Ltd Company holds 1.72 million shares. Tdam Usa holds 0.01% of its portfolio in American Tower Corporation (NYSE:REIT) for 1,569 shares. Da Davidson holds 12,535 shares or 0.03% of its portfolio. Rampart Inv Com Ltd Liability Company holds 0.27% or 5,843 shares in its portfolio. Millennium Management Ltd Company accumulated 0.24% or 1.16M shares. Sumitomo Mitsui Hldg Incorporated holds 1.17 million shares or 0.23% of its portfolio. Invest Advsr Limited Liability Company stated it has 3.11% of its portfolio in American Tower Corporation (NYSE:REIT). Quantbot Techs Ltd Partnership invested 1.07% of its portfolio in American Tower Corporation (NYSE:REIT). Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance invested 0.1% in American Tower Corporation (NYSE:REIT). State Teachers Retirement stated it has 0.25% in American Tower Corporation (NYSE:REIT). Rhumbline Advisers invested in 807,253 shares. Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board reported 0.12% in American Tower Corporation (NYSE:REIT).

Among 40 analysts covering Transocean Ltd (NYSE:RIG), 15 have Buy rating, 10 Sell and 15 Hold. Therefore 38% are positive. Transocean Ltd has $21 highest and $2 lowest target. $12.15’s average target is 24.11% above currents $9.79 stock price. Transocean Ltd had 103 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Thursday, February 9 the stock rating was initiated by R. F. Lafferty with “Buy”. Bank of America downgraded the stock to “Underperform” rating in Monday, January 9 report. The stock of Transocean Ltd. (NYSE:RIG) earned “Hold” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, October 5. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, March 23 by Scotia Capital. The stock of Transocean Ltd. (NYSE:RIG) earned “Hold” rating by Tudor Pickering on Friday, March 24. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of RIG in report on Friday, September 1 with “Hold” rating. As per Friday, August 7, the company rating was maintained by S&P Research. On Friday, August 7 the stock rating was downgraded by to “Sell”. Seaport Global upgraded the shares of RIG in report on Friday, May 13 to “Neutral” rating. The firm earned “Sector Outperform” rating on Tuesday, October 4 by Howard Weil.