Comerica Bank trimmed its position in shares of Colony Capital Inc (NYSE:CLNY) by 16.3% in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 139,133 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after selling 27,061 shares during the quarter. Comerica Bank’s holdings in Colony Capital were worth $796,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other large investors have also recently bought and sold shares of CLNY. Bank of Montreal Can increased its holdings in shares of Colony Capital by 90.5% during the 3rd quarter. Bank of Montreal Can now owns 160,919 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $981,000 after purchasing an additional 76,465 shares in the last quarter. First Trust Advisors LP increased its holdings in shares of Colony Capital by 74.5% during the 3rd quarter. First Trust Advisors LP now owns 787,750 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $4,797,000 after purchasing an additional 336,386 shares in the last quarter. Russell Investments Group Ltd. increased its holdings in shares of Colony Capital by 168.2% during the 3rd quarter. Russell Investments Group Ltd. now owns 41,463 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $252,000 after purchasing an additional 26,002 shares in the last quarter. Private Advisor Group LLC increased its holdings in shares of Colony Capital by 180.9% during the 3rd quarter. Private Advisor Group LLC now owns 181,197 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $1,103,000 after purchasing an additional 116,700 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Wells Fargo & Company MN increased its holdings in shares of Colony Capital by 3.5% during the 3rd quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 1,468,350 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $8,942,000 after purchasing an additional 49,176 shares in the last quarter. 80.86% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Several research firms have recently weighed in on CLNY. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Colony Capital from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Monday, March 4th. ValuEngine cut shares of Colony Capital from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Monday, February 4th.

Colony Capital stock opened at $5.36 on Friday. Colony Capital Inc has a 1 year low of $4.55 and a 1 year high of $7.18. The firm has a market capitalization of $2.59 billion, a P/E ratio of 7.30 and a beta of 1.57. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.03, a quick ratio of 3.51 and a current ratio of 3.51.

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, April 15th. Investors of record on Friday, March 29th will be paid a $0.11 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 28th. This represents a $0.44 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 8.21%.

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Colony Capital Profile

Colony Capital, Inc (NYSE: CLNY) is a leading global investment management firm with assets under management of $44 billion. The Company manages capital on behalf of its stockholders, as well as institutional and retail investors in private funds, non-traded and traded real estate investment trusts and registered investment companies.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Colony Capital (NYSE:CLNY)

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