4,165 Shares in American Tower Co. (NYSE:AMT) Purchased by Bramshill Investments LLC

Bramshill Investments LLC purchased a new stake in American Tower Co. (NYSE:AMTGet Rating) in the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm purchased 4,165 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock, valued at approximately $1,046,000.

A number of other hedge funds have also recently bought and sold shares of AMT. Personal Capital Advisors Corp lifted its position in shares of American Tower by 1.7% in the first quarter. Personal Capital Advisors Corp now owns 2,510 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $631,000 after buying an additional 43 shares during the last quarter. Cohen & Steers Inc. lifted its position in shares of American Tower by 27.5% in the first quarter. Cohen & Steers Inc. now owns 19,680,735 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $4,944,107,000 after buying an additional 4,239,151 shares during the last quarter. Invesco Ltd. lifted its position in shares of American Tower by 5.7% in the first quarter. Invesco Ltd. now owns 4,519,131 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $1,135,297,000 after buying an additional 243,719 shares during the last quarter. PFS Investments Inc. lifted its position in shares of American Tower by 31.5% in the first quarter. PFS Investments Inc. now owns 41,716 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $10,480,000 after buying an additional 9,996 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Siemens Fonds Invest GmbH lifted its position in shares of American Tower by 0.6% in the first quarter. Siemens Fonds Invest GmbH now owns 20,055 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $5,038,000 after buying an additional 123 shares during the last quarter. 91.03% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

Analysts Set New Price Targets

AMT has been the subject of a number of recent analyst reports. Morgan Stanley cut their price objective on American Tower from $268.00 to $252.00 and set an “equal weight” rating for the company in a research report on Wednesday, July 20th. KeyCorp lifted their price target on American Tower from $283.00 to $300.00 and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a report on Tuesday, August 2nd. Citigroup dropped their price target on American Tower from $300.00 to $290.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a report on Monday, July 18th. Credit Suisse Group started coverage on American Tower in a report on Wednesday, June 22nd. They set an “outperform” rating and a $313.00 price target for the company. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada lifted their price target on American Tower from $282.00 to $300.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a report on Thursday, August 4th. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and ten have assigned a buy rating to the company. Based on data from MarketBeat.com, the stock currently has an average rating of “Moderate Buy” and an average price target of $290.93.

Insider Activity

In other news, Director Robert D. Hormats sold 200 shares of American Tower stock in a transaction on Wednesday, June 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of $235.40, for a total value of $47,080.00. Following the transaction, the director now owns 6,721 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,582,123.40. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website. In related news, Director Robert D. Hormats sold 200 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, June 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of $235.40, for a total transaction of $47,080.00. Following the sale, the director now owns 6,721 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,582,123.40. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink. Also, Director Robert D. Hormats sold 150 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Friday, July 1st. The stock was sold at an average price of $254.53, for a total value of $38,179.50. Following the sale, the director now owns 6,571 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,672,516.63. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Corporate insiders own 0.24% of the company’s stock.

American Tower Trading Down 0.0 %

Shares of AMT opened at $261.59 on Friday. American Tower Co. has a 52-week low of $220.00 and a 52-week high of $298.42. The business’s fifty day moving average is $263.18 and its 200-day moving average is $252.75. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 3.47, a quick ratio of 0.65 and a current ratio of 0.65. The firm has a market cap of $121.79 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 43.02, a PEG ratio of 2.38 and a beta of 0.48.

American Tower (NYSE:AMTGet Rating) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July 28th. The real estate investment trust reported $1.95 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.96 by $0.99. American Tower had a return on equity of 28.93% and a net margin of 27.23%. The company had revenue of $2.67 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.64 billion. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $2.42 EPS. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 16.3% compared to the same quarter last year. Equities analysts anticipate that American Tower Co. will post 9.47 EPS for the current fiscal year.

American Tower Company Profile

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American Tower Corporation, one of the largest global REITs, is a leading independent owner, operator and developer of multitenant communications real estate with a portfolio of approximately 219,000 communications sites. For more information about American Tower, please visit the Earnings Materials and Investor Presentations sections of our investor relations website at www.americantower.com.

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