$0.44 EPS Expected for ACCO Brands (ACCO); Alpine Partners Vi Decreased By $1.75 Million Its Government Pptys Income Tr (GOV) Position

February 15, 2018 - By Hazel Jackson

Analysts expect ACCO Brands Corporation (NYSE:ACCO) to report $0.44 EPS on February, 28.They anticipate $0.12 EPS change or 37.50% from last quarter’s $0.32 EPS. ACCO’s profit would be $46.89 million giving it 7.36 P/E if the $0.44 EPS is correct. After having $0.35 EPS previously, ACCO Brands Corporation’s analysts see 25.71% EPS growth. The stock increased 16.14% or $1.8 during the last trading session, reaching $12.95. About 2.02 million shares traded or 297.17% up from the average. ACCO Brands Corporation (NYSE:ACCO) has risen 20.02% since February 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 3.32% the S&P500.

Alpine Partners Vi Llc decreased Government Pptys Income Tr (GOV) stake by 90.65% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Alpine Partners Vi Llc sold 97,000 shares as Government Pptys Income Tr (GOV)’s stock rose 13.39%. The Alpine Partners Vi Llc holds 10,000 shares with $188,000 value, down from 107,000 last quarter. Government Pptys Income Tr now has $1.57B valuation. The stock decreased 1.67% or $0.27 during the last trading session, reaching $15.85. About 766,870 shares traded or 8.88% up from the average. Government Properties Income Trust (NYSE:GOV) has risen 16.67% since February 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 0.03% the S&P500.

Alpine Partners Vi Llc increased Spdr Series Trust (KBE) stake by 18,860 shares to 27,000 valued at $1.22M in 2017Q3. It also upped Pandora Media Inc (NYSE:P) stake by 230,000 shares and now owns 330,000 shares. Liberty Interactive Corp was raised too.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.92 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.13, from 2.05 in 2017Q2. It is negative, as 29 investors sold GOV shares while 31 reduced holdings. 17 funds opened positions while 98 raised stakes. 56.92 million shares or 1.24% more from 56.22 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Advisory Network Llc owns 9,784 shares or 0.02% of their US portfolio. New Mexico Educational Retirement Board invested 0.01% in Government Properties Income Trust (NASDAQ:GOV). Intll Group Incorporated holds 0% in Government Properties Income Trust (NASDAQ:GOV) or 75,093 shares. Invesco Limited holds 1.17 million shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Voya Investment Mgmt Limited Liability Company reported 44,216 shares stake. Janney Montgomery Scott Ltd Liability Co invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Government Properties Income Trust (NASDAQ:GOV). Asset Management One Com Limited has invested 0.01% in Government Properties Income Trust (NASDAQ:GOV). 350 were accumulated by Ent Financial Svcs. Profund Advisors Llc invested in 16,134 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Schnieders Mngmt Ltd Limited Liability Company owns 42,535 shares. Riverhead Mgmt Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 0.01% in Government Properties Income Trust (NASDAQ:GOV). Public Employees Retirement System Of Ohio holds 4,526 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Washington Trust Bank owns 1,000 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Daiwa Secs Gru holds 9,200 shares. Zacks Invest Mngmt reported 29,910 shares stake.

Among 4 analysts covering Government Properties Income Trust (NYSE:GOV), 1 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 25% are positive. Government Properties Income Trust had 12 analyst reports since October 26, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. FBR Capital initiated the shares of GOV in report on Thursday, June 16 with “Outperform” rating. On Wednesday, July 5 the stock rating was maintained by FBR Capital with “Buy”. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Monday, October 31 with “Underperform”. The rating was downgraded by Jefferies to “Underperform” on Tuesday, July 19. The firm has “Sell” rating by Jefferies given on Monday, September 18. Jefferies maintained Government Properties Income Trust (NASDAQ:GOV) on Tuesday, June 20 with “Sell” rating. The firm has “Sell” rating given on Monday, August 14 by Jefferies. Jefferies maintained the stock with “Sell” rating in Monday, October 23 report. As per Monday, February 22, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets.

Analysts await Government Properties Income Trust (NASDAQ:GOV) to report earnings on February, 28. They expect $0.54 EPS, down 6.90% or $0.04 from last year’s $0.58 per share. GOV’s profit will be $53.52M for 7.34 P/E if the $0.54 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.42 actual EPS reported by Government Properties Income Trust for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 28.57% EPS growth.

ACCO Brands Corporation designs, manufactures, sources, markets, and sells office products, academic supplies, and calendar products primarily in the United States, Canada, Northern Europe, Brazil, Australia, and Mexico. The company has market cap of $1.38 billion. It operates through three divisions: ACCO Brands North America, ACCO Brands EMEA, and ACCO Brands International. It has a 22.6 P/E ratio. The firm offers office products, such as stapling, binding and laminating equipment, and related consumable supplies, as well as shredders and whiteboards; and academic products, including notebooks, folders, decorative calendars, and stationery products.

Receive News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings with our FREE daily email newsletter.

By1 Hazel Jackson

Automatic Stock Updates

Enter your email address below to get the latest news and analysts' ratings for your stocks with our free daily email newsletter: