Stock News

Analysts at Stifel Nicolaus Maintained their “Buy” rating for Newfield (NFX) with $43.0000 PT; Alcoa (AA) Sentiment Is 0.67

Alcoa Corporation (NYSE:AA) Logo

Analysts at Stifel Nicolaus have $43.0000 target on Newfield (NYSE:NFX). Stifel Nicolaus’s target would suggest a potential upside of 51.57% from the company’s stock close price. The rating was shown in analysts report on Monday morning.

Alcoa Inc (AA) investors sentiment decreased to 0.67 in 2017 Q4. It’s down -0.83, from 1.5 in 2017Q3. The ratio dived, as 2 active investment managers increased or opened new holdings, while 3 cut down and sold their stock positions in Alcoa Inc. The active investment managers in our database now have: 644,941 shares, up from 381,871 shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of active investment managers holding Alcoa Inc in top ten holdings was flat from 0 to 0 for the same number . Sold All: 1 Reduced: 2 Increased: 0 New Position: 2.

Since January 2, 2018, it had 2 insider purchases, and 2 insider sales for $520,152 activity. RICKS THOMAS G had bought 8,250 shares worth $196,160. The insider Boothby Lee K sold $381,000. 2,000 shares were bought by PLANK ROGER B, worth $46,768.

Among 37 analysts covering Newfield Exploration Co. (NYSE:NFX), 25 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 68% are positive. Newfield Exploration Co. has $58 highest and $22 lowest target. $39.72’s average target is 40.01% above currents $28.37 stock price. Newfield Exploration Co. had 126 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Morgan Stanley maintained it with “Equal-Weight” rating and $33 target in Wednesday, October 18 report. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Thursday, April 13 report. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Thursday, November 5 by RBC Capital Markets. KLR Group upgraded the shares of NFX in report on Thursday, February 22 to “Buy” rating. The firm has “Hold” rating by BMO Capital Markets given on Tuesday, November 14. The company was maintained on Thursday, March 17 by Barclays Capital. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, December 23 by Cantor Fitzgerald. As per Friday, October 14, the company rating was downgraded by Evercore. The company was maintained on Friday, May 5 by Scotia Capital. Cowen & Co maintained Newfield Exploration Company (NYSE:NFX) on Friday, September 15 with “Buy” rating.

The stock increased 1.65% or $0.46 during the last trading session, reaching $28.37. About 2.88M shares traded. Newfield Exploration Company (NYSE:NFX) has declined 31.29% since April 24, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 42.84% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.01 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.08, from 1.09 in 2017Q3. It is negative, as 35 investors sold Newfield Exploration Company shares while 137 reduced holdings. 61 funds opened positions while 112 raised stakes. 195.97 million shares or 0.04% more from 195.89 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. New York-based Boothbay Fund Management Lc has invested 0.03% in Newfield Exploration Company (NYSE:NFX). Tortoise Investment Mgmt Limited Liability Corp has 0% invested in Newfield Exploration Company (NYSE:NFX). Bb&T Corporation invested in 270,914 shares. Hbk Invs L P has 0.01% invested in Newfield Exploration Company (NYSE:NFX). California Public Employees Retirement has 0.02% invested in Newfield Exploration Company (NYSE:NFX). Exxonmobil Mgmt Tx stated it has 0.03% of its portfolio in Newfield Exploration Company (NYSE:NFX). Gulf Fincl Bank (Uk) Limited has 0.02% invested in Newfield Exploration Company (NYSE:NFX) for 60,000 shares. Lenox Wealth Advisors reported 0% stake. 90,730 were accumulated by Jacobs Levy Equity Mngmt. Ny State Common Retirement Fund reported 484,973 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. Nordea Inv Management Ab has 0.03% invested in Newfield Exploration Company (NYSE:NFX) for 441,549 shares. Aqr Capital Mngmt Limited Company holds 781,292 shares or 0.03% of its portfolio. Pictet Asset Mngmt Limited accumulated 123,610 shares. D E Shaw Inc invested in 0.03% or 588,902 shares. Mckinley Capital Mgmt Ltd Com Delaware invested in 1,384 shares or 0% of the stock.

Analysts await Newfield Exploration Company (NYSE:NFX) to report earnings on May, 1 after the close. They expect $0.74 EPS, up 29.82% or $0.17 from last year’s $0.57 per share. NFX’s profit will be $146.30 million for 9.58 P/E if the $0.74 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.71 actual EPS reported by Newfield Exploration Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 4.23% EPS growth.

Newfield Exploration Company, an independent energy company, engages in the exploration, development, and production of crude oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids in the United States. The company has market cap of $5.61 billion. The companyÂ’s principal areas of operation include the Anadarko and Arkoma basins of Oklahoma, the Williston Basin of North Dakota, and the Uinta Basin of Utah. It has a 13.32 P/E ratio. It also holds oil producing assets offshore China.

Alcoa Corporation produces and sells bauxite, alumina, and aluminum products. The company has market cap of $9.66 billion. It operates through six divisions, Bauxite, Alumina, Aluminum, Cast Products, Energy, and Rolled Products. It has a 44.74 P/E ratio. The firm also offers aluminum cast products; and aluminum sheets for the production of cans for beverage, food, and pet food.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 1 insider purchase, and 0 sales for $999,557 activity.

Carmignac Gestion holds 0.12% of its portfolio in Alcoa Corporation for 340,000 shares. Cibc World Markets Corp owns 300,000 shares or 0.12% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Cypress Capital Management Llc (Wy) has 0.04% invested in the company for 660 shares. The Connecticut-based Greenwich Wealth Management Llc has invested 0.03% in the stock. Focused Wealth Management Inc, a New York-based fund reported 29 shares.

Ratings analysis reveals 45% of Alcoa’s analysts are positive. Out of 11 Wall Street analysts rating Alcoa, 5 give it “Buy”, 0 “Sell” rating, while 6 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $11.0 while the high is $42.0. The stock’s average target of $29.33 is -43.49% below today’s ($51.9) share price. AA was included in 11 notes of analysts from September 9, 2016. The stock has “Sector Perform” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Wednesday, October 12. Citigroup initiated Alcoa Corporation (NYSE:AA) on Monday, November 7 with “Buy” rating. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with “Buy” on Wednesday, October 12. The stock has “Market Perform” rating by Cowen & Co on Thursday, October 13. The stock of Alcoa Corporation (NYSE:AA) earned “Neutral” rating by Seaport Global Securities on Friday, September 9. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Wednesday, October 12 by Bank of America. Gabelli initiated Alcoa Corporation (NYSE:AA) rating on Tuesday, November 1. Gabelli has “Buy” rating and $42.0 target. As per Monday, November 7, the company rating was initiated by Morgan Stanley. The stock of Alcoa Corporation (NYSE:AA) earned “Neutral” rating by Macquarie Research on Tuesday, November 1. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the shares of AA in report on Friday, October 7 with “Buy” rating.

The stock decreased 13.51% or $8.11 during the last trading session, reaching $51.9. About 13.13 million shares traded or 206.67% up from the average. Alcoa Corporation (AA) has risen 38.28% since April 24, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 26.73% the S&P500.

Newfield Exploration Company (NYSE:NFX) Institutional Positions Chart

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *