Monday, 23 April, 2018

ExxonMobil (XOM) Position Cut by SG Americas Securities LLC

Nellie Chapman | 14 April, 2018, 18:37

The institutional investor held 160,831 shares of the public utilities company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $10.87 million, down from 345,431 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Assetmark Inc who had been investing in Nutri Sys Inc New Com for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $848.20 million market cap company. The stock increased 0.14% or $0.04 during the last trading session, reaching $29.09. It has underperformed by 65.90% the S&P500.

Regal Investment Advisors Llc increased Exxon Mobil Corp (XOM) stake by 17.99% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, fourteen have assigned a hold rating, seven have assigned a buy rating and two have issued a strong buy rating to the company's stock. The institutional investor held 218,475 shares of the integrated oil company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $18.27M, down from 225,821 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Wealth Enhancement Advisory Services Llc who had been investing in Exxon Mobil Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $329.96B market cap company. The stock has been active on the tape, now trading at $77.22, down from yesterday's close by -0.27%. About 10.92M shares traded. HSBC Holdings plc set a $85.00 price objective on Exxon Mobil Corporation and gave the company a neutral rating in a report on Tuesday, November 8th. It has underperformed by 20.84% the S&P500.

Big Money Sentiment decreased to 0.84 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.39, from 1.2 in 2017Q3. It turned negative, as 48 investors sold XOM shares while 819 reduced holdings. 123 funds opened positions while 603 raised stakes. Scotia Incorporated reported 0.08% in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM). Brinker Cap owns 5,288 shares. Crawford Counsel has 2.2% invested in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) for 846,278 shares. Panagora Asset Mngmt holds 3.39M shares. State Of Tennessee Treasury Department owns 3.16 million shares or 1.18% of their USA portfolio.

Analysts also cited optimism over the forthcoming earnings period, which begins in earnest on Friday with reports from JPMorgan Chase and other large banks. White Pine Investment Commerce owns 14,097 shares. Indiana Invest Mngmt has invested 1.25% in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM). Advisor Partners Limited Liability Company holds 1.11% of its portfolio in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) for 71,016 shares. Goldman Sachs Group Inc reported 2.72 million shares. Incorporated reported 3.72% of its portfolio in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM).

Janney Montgomery Scott Llc, which manages about $15.70 billion and $9.63B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Ishs Core Msci Eafe Etf (IEFA) by 92,859 shares to 834,686 shares, valued at $55.16M in 2017Q4, according to the filing.

In total 11 analysts cover Exxon Mobil (NYSE:XOM). Therefore 20% are positive. ExxonMobil has a 1 year low of $72.15 and a 1 year high of $89.30. As per Monday, February 5, the company rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray. Gratus Capital LLC now owns 110,068 shares of the oil and gas company's stock valued at $9,023,000 after acquiring an additional 2,918 shares during the last quarter. The firm has "Buy" rating by Bank of America given on Thursday, May 11. On Tuesday, February 27 the stock rating was downgraded by Barrington Research to "Market Perform". Barclays Capital downgraded the stock to "Underweight" rating in Tuesday, February 6 report. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Friday, October 6 by BMO Capital Markets. Morgan Stanley set a $90.00 price objective on shares of ExxonMobil and gave the company a "sell" rating in a research note on Wednesday, January 24th. The NYSE-listed company saw a recent bid of $77.22 on volume of 13,252,696 shares.

Since December 11, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 4 insider sales for $3.42 million activity. Milton Bryan W had sold 7,281 shares worth $606,082 on Tuesday, December 12. Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd invested in 1.50 million shares or 0.73% of the stock. The insider Wascom Dennis G sold $200,293. (NYSE:RSG) to report earnings on April, 26. They expect $0.27 EPS, 0.00% or $0.00 from last year's $0.27 per share. GE's profit will be $1.04 billion for 27.46 P/E if the $0.12 EPS becomes a reality. Earnings per share (EPS) serve as an indicator of a company's profitability.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.5 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.09, from 0.84 in 2017Q3. It dropped, as 153 investors sold GE shares while 921 reduced holdings. 151 funds opened positions while 637 raised stakes. Train Babcock holds 1.44% or 39,129 shares. New York State Common Retirement Fund stated it has 0.65% of its portfolio in Cisco Systems, Inc. Most recently the shares moved 0.05% landing at a price of $77.84. (NASDAQ:MYGN). Stifel Financial reported 0.01% stake. Mai Capital holds 0.31% or 309,154 shares in its portfolio. Karpas Strategies Lc stated it has 0.1% of its portfolio in Apple Inc. Lourd Capital Ltd reported 1.42% stake. California Employees Retirement reported 26,665 shares. Ruggie Capital Group now owns 3,312 shares of the company's stock valued at $288,000 after buying an additional 16 shares during the last quarter. (NASDAQ:NTRI). Wellington Mngmt Grp Inc Ltd Liability Partnership has 0% invested in Nutrisystem, Inc.

Analysts await Myriad Genetics, Inc. Therefore 76% are positive. American Express Company had 112 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley with "Underweight" on Wednesday, January 24. Wells Fargo has "Market Perform" rating and $82 target. The firm has "Sell" rating by Credit Suisse given on Tuesday, December 5. Barclays Capital upgraded it to "Overweight" rating and $1500 target in Wednesday, June 22 report. Jefferies has "Hold" rating and $85.0 target. The rating was maintained by UBS with "Neutral" on Monday, May 2. The company was maintained on Tuesday, July 18 by Craig Hallum. S&P Research has "Buy" rating and $34 target.

Since December 14, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 5 insider sales for $10.28 million activity.