Speece Thorson Capital Group Inc bought 74,614 shares as the company's stock declined 13.09% while stock markets rallied. Stack Financial Management Inc who had been investing in Devon Energy Corp. for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $22.65 billion market cap company. About 4.08M shares traded. It has underperformed by 3.46% the S&P500. (DVN) by 13.94% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Kidder Stephen W bought 8,425 shares as the company's stock declined 1.50% while stock markets rallied. The hedge fund run by Ken Griffin held 402,059 shares of the railroads company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $30.46 million, up from 6,900 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Carret Asset Management Llc who had been investing in Hormel Foods Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $18.75B market cap company. The stock increased 0.84% or $0.5484 during the last trading session, reaching $65.8884.
Devon Energy Corporation (NYSE:DVN) shares shows upbeat performance surged 2.11% to close at $43.07. Statoil ASA (NYSE:STO) has risen 12.95% since January 10, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 0.96% the S&P500. CLSA also issued estimates for Devon Energy Corp.'s FY2017 earnings at $1.88 EPS. They expect $0.58 earnings per share, up 132.00% or $0.33 from last year's $0.25 per share. DVN's profit will be $304.79 million for 18.72 P/E if the $0.58 EPS becomes a reality. The energy company reported $0.46 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.39 by $0.07.
Since August 7, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 2 selling transactions for $7.21 million activity. 964.87 million shares or 1.00% less from 974.57 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. 155,326 were accumulated by Paragon Mgmt Ltd Com. Fourteen equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, twenty-one have given a buy rating and three have assigned a strong buy rating to the company's stock. Therefore 60% are positive. Wunderlich has "Buy" rating and $40 target. As per Thursday, April 7, the company rating was maintained by Citigroup. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Thursday, October 5 by Stifel Nicolaus. BMO Capital Markets maintained it with "Buy" rating and $4500 target in Wednesday, August 9 report. The company was maintained on Wednesday, October 18 by Canaccord Genuity. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, October 24 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. Credit Suisse Group assumed coverage on shares of Devon Energy in a research note on Monday, December 11th. The rating was upgraded by RBC Capital Markets to "Outperform" on Tuesday, January 2.
Investors sentiment decreased to 1.12 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.05, from 0.86 in 2017Q2. It fall, as 56 investors sold NFLX shares while 255 reduced holdings. 106 funds opened positions while 593 raised stakes. State Treasurer State Of Michigan invested in 159,563 shares. Kelly Lawrence W & Associates Incorporated Ca owns 0.06% invested in The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) for 1,155 shares. 396.57 million shares or 0.97% less from 400.45 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Nationwide Fund reported 417,178 shares or 0.42% of all its holdings. Mutual Of America Capital Mgmt Ltd stated it has 0.04% of its portfolio in Devon Energy Corporation (NYSE:DVN). Robeco Institutional Asset Mngmt Bv has 22,731 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Looking deep into the PEG, the metric allows the investor to understand whether the company is undervalued or not, and whether it is growing or going down. Whittier has invested 0% in Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (NYSE:WAB). The company was downgraded on Tuesday, June 21 by Deutsche Bank. OMI's insider ownership was 1.56%. Utah Retirement Systems now owns 96,170 shares of the energy company's stock worth $3,074,000 after buying an additional 500 shares during the last quarter. 18,050 were accumulated by Murphy Pohlad Asset Mgmt Ltd Co. The Company also produces over 1.6 billion cubic feet of natural gas a day and approximately 135 thousand barrels of NGLs per day. Its up 2.04% from 23.49 million shares previously. Qs Invsts holds 0.02% of its portfolio in Devon Energy Corporation (NYSE:DVN) for 61,923 shares. Therefore 32% are positive. Devon Energy Corporation had 105 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Wednesday, November 22 by Piper Jaffray. Jefferies maintained it with "Hold" rating and $31.0 target in Tuesday, August 29 report. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Buy" on Thursday, August 24. 0 analysts gave its stock an Outperform rating. BMO Capital Markets maintained the shares of DVN in report on Tuesday, October 10 with "Buy" rating. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus on Thursday, July 13 with "Buy".
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Prem Watsa decreased its stake in Leucadia Natl Corp (LUK) by 66.67% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Several other institutional investors have also sold shares of the company. 30 funds opened positions while 48 raised stakes.
Investors sentiment decreased to 1 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.07, from 1.14 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 55 investors sold DVN shares while 230 reduced holdings. 35 funds opened positions while 113 raised stakes. Metropolitan Life Ny reported 250,433 shares or 0.06% of all its holdings.
Investec Asset Ltd holds 0.07% or 463,187 shares. Currently, Devon Energy Corporation (NYSE:DVN) has an average volume of 4.67 Million. (NASDAQ:NFLX). Criterion Mngmt Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 636,413 shares or 4.9% of its portfolio. It also increased its holding in Palo Alto Networks Inc (Prn) by 1.20 million shares in the quarter, for a total of 17.71M shares, and has risen its stake in New York Reit Inc (NYSE:NYRT). Canada Pension Plan Board invested in 662,639 shares or 0.05% of the stock. Gam Ag has invested 0.09% in Devon Energy Corporation (NYSE:DVN). Swiss National Bank & Trust owns 317,400 shares. The Japan-based Sumitomo Life Insurance Company has invested 0.07% in Devon Energy Corporation (NYSE:DVN). Devon Energy Corporation has a 52 week low of $28.79 and a 52 week high of $47.82.
Devon Energy (NYSE DVN) traded up $0.64 during trading on Friday, hitting $38.70.