Credit Suisse Ag decreased its stake in Gulfport Energy Corp (Call) (GPOR) by 60.22% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Credit Suisse Ag sold 681,096 shares as the company’s stock declined 26.50% with the market. The institutional investor held 450,000 shares of the oil & gas production company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $5.74M, down from 1.13M at the end of the previous reported quarter. Credit Suisse Ag who had been investing in Gulfport Energy Corp (Call) for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $1.73 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 2.58% or $0.25 during the last trading session, reaching $9.43. About 2.95M shares traded. Gulfport Energy Corporation (NASDAQ:GPOR) has declined 44.35% since April 17, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 55.90% the S&P500.
Levy Harkins & Company Inc increased its stake in Apple Inc. (AAPL) by 17.29% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Levy Harkins & Company Inc bought 29,252 shares as the company’s stock declined 3.81% with the market. The hedge fund held 198,454 shares of the computer manufacturing company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $33.58 million, up from 169,202 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Levy Harkins & Company Inc who had been investing in Apple Inc. for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $904.44 billion market cap company. The stock increased 1.38% or $2.43 during the last trading session, reaching $178.25. About 18.11 million shares traded. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has risen 19.49% since April 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 7.94% the S&P500.
Analysts await Gulfport Energy Corporation (NASDAQ:GPOR) to report earnings on May, 14. They expect $0.37 earnings per share, up 15.63% or $0.05 from last year’s $0.32 per share. GPOR’s profit will be $67.76M for 6.37 P/E if the $0.37 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.45 actual earnings per share reported by Gulfport Energy Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -17.78% negative EPS growth.
Since December 15, 2017, it had 3 insider buys, and 8 selling transactions for $1.92 million activity. Baldwin Steve sold $48,666 worth of stock. Malone Mark sold 4,700 shares worth $57,164. Shares for $85,823 were sold by Groeschel Craig. 16,000 shares were sold by Crowell Keri, worth $194,582. Moore Michael G had sold 118,494 shares worth $1.44M. 6,000 shares were sold by Maier Stuart, worth $72,998.
Credit Suisse Ag, which manages about $41.97B and $110.33B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Imperial Oil Ltd (NYSEMKT:IMO) by 108,173 shares to 495,265 shares, valued at $15.45M in 2017Q4, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Leucadia Natl Corp (NYSE:LUK) by 57,515 shares in the quarter, for a total of 538,335 shares, and has risen its stake in Marathon Oil Corp (NYSE:MRO).
Among 37 analysts covering Gulfport Energy Corporation (NASDAQ:GPOR), 26 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 70% are positive. Gulfport Energy Corporation had 102 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Outperform” rating by FBR Capital on Friday, August 7. On Friday, December 15 the stock rating was upgraded by JP Morgan to “Overweight”. The stock of Gulfport Energy Corporation (NASDAQ:GPOR) has “Hold” rating given on Monday, February 5 by FBR Capital. Mizuho initiated the stock with “Buy” rating in Thursday, October 6 report. As per Monday, November 20, the company rating was downgraded by Barclays Capital. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Monday, January 25 by Topeka Capital Markets. The firm has “Buy” rating by Jefferies given on Wednesday, July 19. JP Morgan initiated the shares of GPOR in report on Wednesday, December 9 with “Overweight” rating. The stock has “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Tuesday, November 3. On Tuesday, March 28 the stock rating was downgraded by Morgan Stanley to “Underweight”.
Investors sentiment decreased to 1.21 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.53, from 1.74 in 2017Q3. It turned negative, as 28 investors sold GPOR shares while 80 reduced holdings. 44 funds opened positions while 87 raised stakes. 151.17 million shares or 2.70% less from 155.36 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. National Bank Of America De has invested 0% in Gulfport Energy Corporation (NASDAQ:GPOR). Jefferies Gru Limited Com has invested 0% in Gulfport Energy Corporation (NASDAQ:GPOR). Parallax Volatility Advisers Ltd Partnership holds 1,970 shares. 2,034 were accumulated by Stratos Wealth Prtn. State Street, a Massachusetts-based fund reported 7.96M shares. Fmr accumulated 253,482 shares. Meeder Asset Mgmt accumulated 72 shares. Advisory Net Ltd Company holds 103 shares. Southeast Asset Advsrs has 383,805 shares. Tudor Inv Et Al reported 13,017 shares. Mason Street Ltd Liability owns 0.02% invested in Gulfport Energy Corporation (NASDAQ:GPOR) for 81,179 shares. Ubs Oconnor Ltd Com holds 0.93% or 2.40M shares in its portfolio. Janney Montgomery Scott Limited Liability Corp has 0% invested in Gulfport Energy Corporation (NASDAQ:GPOR). Assetmark holds 0% in Gulfport Energy Corporation (NASDAQ:GPOR) or 108 shares. Voya Investment Mngmt Ltd Limited Liability Company stated it has 320,671 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings.
Levy Harkins & Company Inc, which manages about $216.28 million and $322.86M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Medtronic Inc. by 3,915 shares to 130,249 shares, valued at $10.52 million in 2017Q4, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOGL) by 935 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 15,882 shares, and cut its stake in Novo Nordisk (NYSE:NVO).
Since December 7, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 4 insider sales for $19.89 million activity. The insider SCHILLER PHILIP W sold $11.56M.