Insider Monkey finished processing more than 700 13F filings made by hedge funds and prominent investors. These filings show these funds’ portfolio positions as of September 30. What do these smart investors think about Prologis Inc (NYSE:PLD)?
Prologis Inc (NYSE:PLD) shareholders have witnessed a decrease in support from the world’s most elite money managers recently. PLD was in 17 hedge funds’ portfolios at the end of September. There were 28 hedge funds in our database with PLD holdings at the end of the previous quarter. At the end of this article we will also compare PLD to other stocks, including ARM Holdings plc (ADR) (NASDAQ:ARMH), Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ:FISV), and Aviva Plc (ADR) (NYSE:AV) to get a better sense of its popularity.
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Now, let’s go over the fresh action regarding Prologis Inc (NYSE:PLD).
How have hedgies been trading Prologis Inc (NYSE:PLD)?
At the end of the third quarter, a total of 17 of the hedge funds tracked by Insider Monkey were long this stock, a change of -39% from the previous quarter. With hedge funds’ sentiment swirling, there exists a select group of notable hedge fund managers who were boosting their stakes significantly (or already accumulated large positions).
Of the funds tracked by Insider Monkey, AEW Capital Management, managed by Jeffrey Furber, holds the most valuable position in Prologis Inc (NYSE:PLD). AEW Capital Management has a $229.1 million position in the stock, comprising 5.4% of its 13F portfolio. Coming in second is D E Shaw, which holds a $34.1 million position; the fund has 0.1% of its 13F portfolio invested in the stock. Some other professional money managers with similar optimism consist of Phill Gross and Robert Atchinson’s Adage Capital Management, David Harding’s Winton Capital Management and Cliff Asness’ AQR Capital Management.