Several institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of EPE. Stratos Wealth Partners LTD.'s holdings in Sanchez Energy Corporation were worth $293,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.
Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 76.19% of the company's stock. Finally, Legal & General Group Plc increased its position in Sanchez Energy Corporation by 27.4% in the first quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 5,313,377 shares of the energy producer's stock valued at $19,447,000 after buying an additional 52,904 shares during the period. ClariVest Asset Management LLC acquired a new position in shares of Sanchez Energy Corporation during the first quarter worth $120,000.
An issue of Sanchez Energy Corporation (NYSE:SN) debt fell 2.6% against its face value during trading on Tuesday.
First Quadrant LP decreased Ep Energy Corp Cl A (EPE) stake by 88.58% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Renaissance Technologies LLC now owns 1,765,598 shares of the energy producer's stock valued at $16,844,000 after buying an additional 62,398 shares in the last quarter. Lastly, Teachers Advisors raised its stake in stocks of EP Energy Corporation by 90.4% in the Q4. Shares of the company are trading at $3.23 marginally under the 50 day moving average of $3.55 and which is a tad under the 200 day moving average of $4.42. Corporate insiders own 14.70% of the company's stock.
Sanchez Energy Corporation (NYSE:SN) traded up 0.78% on Thursday, reaching $5.17. Analysts reported that the Price Target for Sanchez Energy Corporation might touch $14 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $7.55 and $3 respectively. The company's market capitalization is $369.42 million.
Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Sanchez Energy Corporation and for the current quarter 12 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $-0.14/share. The energy producer reported ($0.10) earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.12) by $0.02.
Sanchez Energy Corp (NYSE:SN)'s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $182.24 Million according to 9 number of analysts, for the current quarter the company has high revenue estimates of $199 Million in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $172 Million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted ($3.20) earnings per share. The business's revenue was up 58.3% on a year-over-year basis. On average, analysts expect that Sanchez Energy Corporation will post ($0.48) earnings per share for the current year. Following the transaction, the vice president now directly owns 178,390 shares of the company's stock, valued at $895,517.80. If you are viewing this story on another site, it was copied illegally and reposted in violation of global copyright and trademark laws. The original version of this news story can be viewed at https://rinconhillneighbors.org/2017/08/12/sanchez-energy-corporation-sn-getting-somewhat-positive-press-coverage-report-finds-updated.html.
Several equities analysts have weighed in on the company. Stifel Nicolaus reaffirmed a "hold" rating and issued a $9.00 price target (down from $11.00) on shares of Sanchez Energy Corporation in a report on Thursday, April 27th. Royal Bank Of Canada restated an "outperform" rating and set a $13.00 price objective (down from $14.00) on shares of Sanchez Energy Corporation in a research note on Thursday, May 18th. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Sanchez Energy Corporation from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a report on Wednesday, July 19th. Citigroup Inc. cut EP Energy Corporation from a neutral rating to a sell rating and dropped their price objective for the stock from $4.00 to $3.00 in a research note on Friday, July 21st. Eight financial stock experts recommended the company shares with a sell recommendation, eight have published a hold recommendation and 1 have issued a strong buy recommendation to The corporation. They issued a "hold" rating and a $5.00 target price on the stock. Also, Director Greg Colvin purchased 18,704 shares of the business's stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, May 16th.
On September 21 the stock rating was upgraded to "Neutral" from "Sell" and a price target of $5.00 was set by Goldman Sachs.
About 287,159 shares traded. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 67,151 shares in the company, valued at approximately $450,583.21. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here.
EP Energy Corporation (EP Energy), launched on August 8, 2013, is an independent exploration and production company.