Investors bought shares of Vornado Realty Trust (NYSE:VNO) on weakness during trading hours on Thursday. $24.95 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $13.27 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $11.68 million into the stock. Of all companies tracked, Vornado Realty Trust had the 19th highest net in-flow for the day. Vornado Realty Trust traded down ($0.25) for the day and closed at $104.75

VNO has been the topic of several recent analyst reports. Barclays PLC restated an “equal weight” rating and issued a $103.00 price objective on shares of Vornado Realty Trust in a report on Thursday, June 23rd. Credit Suisse Group AG upgraded shares of Vornado Realty Trust from a “neutral” rating to an “outperform” rating and set a $108.00 target price on the stock in a report on Tuesday, April 12th. Vetr lowered shares of Vornado Realty Trust from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $108.00 target price on the stock. in a report on Wednesday, June 8th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Vornado Realty Trust from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, July 21st. Finally, Evercore ISI upgraded shares of Vornado Realty Trust from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and increased their target price for the stock from $106.00 to $108.00 in a report on Monday, May 16th. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the company. Vornado Realty Trust presently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $105.50.

The company’s 50-day moving average price is $101.01 and its 200-day moving average price is $94.33. The company has a market cap of $19.78 billion and a PE ratio of 37.11.

Vornado Realty Trust (NYSE:VNO) last released its earnings results on Monday, August 1st. The real estate investment trust reported $1.23 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.27 by $0.04. During the same period last year, the firm posted $1.71 EPS. The company had revenue of $621.71 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $621.30 million. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up .9% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, analysts predict that Vornado Realty Trust will post $4.97 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, August 19th. Investors of record on Tuesday, August 9th will be issued a $0.63 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, August 5th. This represents a $2.52 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.41%.

Other large investors recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS increased its stake in Vornado Realty Trust by 1.7% in the fourth quarter. Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS now owns 10,423 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock worth $1,042,000 after buying an additional 173 shares during the last quarter. Eaton Vance Management increased its stake in Vornado Realty Trust by 37.2% in the fourth quarter. Eaton Vance Management now owns 13,650 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $1,364,000 after buying an additional 3,700 shares in the last quarter. Stephens Inc. AR increased its stake in Vornado Realty Trust by 12.2% in the fourth quarter. Stephens Inc. AR now owns 21,576 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $2,157,000 after buying an additional 2,351 shares in the last quarter. Agran Libbie increased its stake in Vornado Realty Trust by 9,134.3% in the fourth quarter. Agran Libbie now owns 2,912,487 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $2,911,000 after buying an additional 2,880,947 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Mutual of America Capital Management LLC increased its stake in Vornado Realty Trust by 0.6% in the fourth quarter. Mutual of America Capital Management LLC now owns 31,672 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $3,166,000 after buying an additional 201 shares in the last quarter.

Vornado Realty Trust is a fully integrated real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company conducts its business through, and its interests in properties are held by, Vornado Realty L.P. (the Operating Partnership). It is the sole general partner of, and owns common limited partnership interest in the Operating Partnership.

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