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How Vereit Inc (VER) Stacks Up Against Similarly Valued Stocks

The 700+ hedge funds and money managers tracked by Insider Monkey have already compiled and submitted their 13F filings for the third quarter, which unveil their equity positions as of September 30. We went through these filings, fixed typos and other more significant errors and identified the changes in hedge fund positions. Our extensive review of these public filings is finally over, so this article is set to reveal the smart money sentiment towards Vereit Inc (NYSE:VER).

So, is Vereit Inc (NYSE:VER) a buy, sell, or hold? The smart money seems to be in a bearish mood, as the number of long hedge fund positions fell by two during the third quarter. At the end of this article we will also compare VER to other stocks, including Buckeye Partners, L.P. (NYSE:BPL), Mosaic Co (NYSE:MOS), and J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:JBHT) to get a better sense of its popularity.

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With all of this in mind, let’s take a peek at the new action surrounding Vereit Inc (NYSE:VER).

What have hedge funds been doing with Vereit Inc (NYSE:VER)?.

At the end of September, 27 investors tracked by Insider Monkey held long positions in Vereit, down by 7% over the quarter. With the smart money’s sentiment swirling, there exists a few key hedge fund managers who were upping their stakes meaningfully (or already accumulated large positions).


When looking at the institutional investors followed by Insider Monkey, Larry Robbins’ Glenview Capital has the biggest position in Vereit Inc (NYSE:VER), worth close to $149.2 million, comprising 1.1% of its total 13F portfolio. The second largest stake is held by Jonathon Jacobson’s Highfields Capital Management, which owns a $98.6 million position; the fund has 0.9% of its 13F portfolio invested in the stock. Some other peers that hold long positions contain Jonathan Kolatch’s Redwood Capital Management, Matthew Barrett’s Glendon Capital Management, and Jeffrey Altman’s Owl Creek Asset Management.

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