Cohen & Steers Inc (CNS) Moves Lower on Volume Spike for March 15

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Cohen & Steers Inc (CNS) traded on unusually high volume on Mar. 15, as the stock lost 0.07% to close at $41.42. On the day, Cohen & Steers Inc saw 196,416 shares trade hands on 907 trades. Considering that the stock averages only a daily volume of 116,378 shares a day over the last month, this represents a pretty significant bump in volume over the norm.

Generally speaking, when a stock experiences a sudden spike in trading volume, it may be seen as a bullish signal for investors. An increase in volume means more market awareness for the company, potentially setting up a more meaningful move in stock price. The added volume also provides a level of support and stability for price advances.

The stock has traded between $44.41 and $32.95 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $38.03, and its 200-day SMA $37.17. Cohen & Steers Inc has a P/B ratio of 8.79. It also has a P/E ratio of 17.6.

Cohen & Steers is a niche asset manager concentrating primarily on real estate securities. The firm invests mainly in the equity shares of real estate investment trusts, with holdings in domestic and international real estate securities accounting for 62% of the company's $54.8 billion in total AUM at the end of December 2018. Cohen & Steers also manages portfolios dedicated to preferred securities, utilities stocks, and other high-yield offerings. The company expects to balance distribution among its closed-end mutual funds, open-end mutual funds, and institutional accounts over time. At the end of the fourth quarter of 2018, the firm garnered 47% of its managed assets from institutional clients, 38% from open-end funds and 15% from closed-end funds.

Headquartered in New York, NY, Cohen & Steers Inc has 303 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO Robert H. Steers.

For a complete fundamental analysis analysis of Cohen & Steers Inc, check out Equities.com’s Stock Valuation Analysis report for CNS.

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