Gendell Jeffrey L Boosted Ambac Finl Group (AMBC) Holding By $5.72 Million; Getty Realty (GTY) Sellers Increased By 14.02% Their Shorts

June 14, 2018 - By Vivian Currie

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Getty Realty Corporation (NYSE:GTY) had an increase of 14.02% in short interest. GTY’s SI was 489,500 shares in June as released by FINRA. Its up 14.02% from 429,300 shares previously. With 150,500 avg volume, 3 days are for Getty Realty Corporation (NYSE:GTY)’s short sellers to cover GTY’s short positions. The SI to Getty Realty Corporation’s float is 1.5%. The stock increased 0.80% or $0.21 during the last trading session, reaching $26.52. About 131,293 shares traded or 4.49% up from the average. Getty Realty Corp. (NYSE:GTY) has risen 1.02% since June 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500. Some Historical GTY News: ; 26/03/2018 – GETTY REALTY CORP – RESTATED CREDIT AGREEMENT EXTENDS MATURITY DATE OF TERM LOAN FROM JUNE 2020 TO MARCH 2023; 26/03/2018 – Getty Realty Increases Size of Revolving Facility; 17/04/2018 – Getty Realty Corp. Acquires 30 Properties for $52 M; 26/03/2018 – GETTY REALTY BOOSTS SIZE OF REVOLVING FACILITY TO $250M; 08/05/2018 – Getty Realty Sees 2018 Adj FFO/Share $1.68 to $1.74; 03/05/2018 – Getty Realty Corp. Receives Investment Grade Long-Term Issuer Default Rating of BBB- with Stable Outlook from Fitch Ratings; 08/05/2018 – Getty Realty 1Q EPS 25c; 08/05/2018 – GETTY REALTY SEES FY AFFO/SHR $1.68 TO $1.74; 01/05/2018 – Fitch Assigns First-Time ‘BBB-‘ IDR to Getty Realty Corp; Outlook Stable; 21/04/2018 – DJ Getty Realty Corp, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (GTY)

Gendell Jeffrey L increased Ambac Finl Group Inc (AMBC) stake by 54.83% reported in 2018Q1 SEC filing. Gendell Jeffrey L acquired 381,084 shares as Ambac Finl Group Inc (AMBC)’s stock rose 18.51%. The Gendell Jeffrey L holds 1.08M shares with $16.87M value, up from 695,060 last quarter. Ambac Finl Group Inc now has $925.68M valuation. The stock decreased 2.06% or $0.43 during the last trading session, reaching $20.42. About 447,755 shares traded. Ambac Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMBC) has risen 8.31% since June 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 4.26% the S&P500. Some Historical AMBC News: ; 30/05/2018 – AMBAC ANNOUNCES THE WISCONSIN OFFICE OF THE COMMISSIONER OF INSURANCE DID NOT APPROVE THE SURPLUS NOTE INTEREST PAYMENT DUE ON JUNE 7, 2018; 08/05/2018 – Ambac Financial Group 1Q Adj EPS $7.22; 08/05/2018 – Ambac Financial Group 1Q-End Book Value Per Share $40.70; 15/05/2018 – TCI Fund Management Adds Monsanto, Exits Ambac Financial: 13F; 30/05/2018 – Ambac: Wisconsin Office of the Commissioner of Insurance Didn’t Approve Surplus Note Interest Payment Due on June 7, 2018; 19/04/2018 – Ambac to Release First Quarter 2018 Earnings on May 8, 2018; 08/03/2018 – Ambac Announces Annual Meeting on May 18, 2018; 24/04/2018 – New Research: Key Drivers of Growth for Cross Country Healthcare, Tribune Media, W.P. Carey, Advanced Drainage, Ambac Financial; 08/05/2018 – AMBAC FINANCIAL 1Q ADJ BOOK VALUE/SHR $31.56; 08/05/2018 – AMBAC FINANCIAL 1Q NET INVESTMENT INCOME $110.2M

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.05 in 2018 Q1. Its down 0.47, from 1.52 in 2017Q4. It fall, as 18 investors sold Getty Realty Corp. shares while 44 reduced holdings. 17 funds opened positions while 48 raised stakes. 24.57 million shares or 1.31% less from 24.90 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Sumitomo Mitsui Inc invested 0% of its portfolio in Getty Realty Corp. (NYSE:GTY). Atwood Palmer holds 879 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Parkside Fincl Retail Bank reported 35 shares. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage reported 0% stake. Geode Management Ltd Liability Corporation accumulated 276,007 shares or 0% of the stock. Stevens Management Lp stated it has 10,953 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Price T Rowe Associates Md reported 0% in Getty Realty Corp. (NYSE:GTY). Principal Gru Inc holds 0.01% or 252,629 shares. Td Asset Mngmt accumulated 0% or 104,512 shares. Eqis Mgmt holds 0.04% or 29,679 shares in its portfolio. Kbc Grp Nv invested 0% in Getty Realty Corp. (NYSE:GTY). Teachers Insurance & Annuity Association Of America holds 0.09% of its portfolio in Getty Realty Corp. (NYSE:GTY) for 42,630 shares. Barclays Public Ltd Company invested in 0% or 12,733 shares. Asset One Company invested 0% of its portfolio in Getty Realty Corp. (NYSE:GTY). Whittier Co has invested 0% in Getty Realty Corp. (NYSE:GTY).

Getty Realty Corp. is a real estate investment trust. The company has market cap of $1.06 billion. The firm invests in real estate markets of the United States. It has a 21 P/E ratio. It specializes in the ownership, leasing and financing of convenience store and gasoline station properties.

Another recent and important Getty Realty Corp. (NYSE:GTY) news was published by which published an article titled: “Who’s Ready To Fill Up With Getty?” on May 24, 2018.

Among 6 analysts covering Getty Realty Corp. (NYSE:GTY), 3 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Getty Realty Corp. had 9 analyst reports since August 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was downgraded on Monday, August 24 by Zacks. Canaccord Genuity maintained Getty Realty Corp. (NYSE:GTY) rating on Friday, July 28. Canaccord Genuity has “Buy” rating and $3200 target. The stock has “Market Perform” rating by JMP Securities on Friday, June 17. As per Tuesday, December 12, the company rating was initiated by KeyBanc Capital Markets. On Tuesday, July 18 the stock rating was initiated by Canaccord Genuity with “Buy”. On Monday, September 7 the stock rating was downgraded by Zacks to “Sell”. The rating was downgraded by Zacks to “Hold” on Monday, August 31.

Gendell Jeffrey L decreased Citizens First Corp (NASDAQ:CZFC) stake by 36,733 shares to 103,978 valued at $2.64 million in 2018Q1. It also reduced Summit Financial Group Inc (NASDAQ:SMMF) stake by 83,474 shares and now owns 153,257 shares. Patrick Inds Inc (NASDAQ:PATK) was reduced too.

Among 2 analysts covering Ambac Financial Group Inc. (NASDAQ:AMBC), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Ambac Financial Group Inc. had 10 analyst reports since August 12, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, November 9 by BTIG Research. M Partners maintained Ambac Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMBC) on Tuesday, December 13 with “Neutral” rating. The company was maintained on Monday, January 22 by BTIG Research. The stock of Ambac Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMBC) earned “Buy” rating by BTIG Research on Monday, February 5. As per Friday, May 12, the company rating was upgraded by M Partners. The firm has “Sell” rating given on Monday, December 19 by M Partners. The rating was maintained by BTIG Research with “Buy” on Wednesday, June 21. The stock has “Buy” rating by BTIG Research on Thursday, March 2.

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