Drilling Down Into Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG)

Drilling Down Into Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG)

Drilling Down Into Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG)

Stock rose 13.82% over the trailing 6 months. 1 expert has recommended the share with a sell recommendation, two have issued a hold recommendation and around three have published a buy recommendation to the share. the share has a average recommendation of "Hold" and an average price objective of $80.00. QuinStreet Inc (NASDAQ:QNST) has risen 18.51% since September 12, 2016 and is uptrending. The Company operates in the segment of natural gas and oil development, exploitation, exploration and production, in the continental United States. The Luminus Management Llc holds 451,535 shares with $52.31M value, down from 615,710 last quarter. The stock rose 0.12% or $0.03 reaching $26. Dimensional Fund Ltd Partnership holds 1.24 million shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Cabot Microelectronics Corporation (NASDAQ:CCMP) has risen 87.31% since September 12, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 15.45% the S&P500.

Insider Trades for Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation show that the latest trade was made on 4 Sep 2017 where Hutton (Jeffrey W), the Officer completed a transaction type "Sell" in which 27724 shares were traded at a price of $26.83. Therefore 57% are positive. Private Advisor Group LLC acquired a new position in shares of Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation during the 2nd quarter worth $201,000. The firm has "Buy" rating by Cowen & Co given on Tuesday, July 18. As per Monday, August 15, the company rating was maintained by Drexel Hamilton. Boston Private Wealth Lc invested 0.02% in Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE:COG). Credit Suisse has "Outperform" rating and $103 target. As per Tuesday, July 21, the company rating was initiated by Cowen & Co. The firm earned "Positive" rating on Monday, February 6 by Susquehanna. BMO Capital Markets maintained the shares of COG in report on Friday, July 28 with "Buy" rating. Needham & Company lifted shares of Cabot Microelectronics Corporation from a "hold" recommendation to a "buy" recommendation and fixed a $85.00 PT for the company in a study note on early Tue, Jun 27th.

Now we will discuss the financial strength of Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.09 in 2016 Q4. World Asset Management Inc lifted its stake in Cabot Corporation by 0.5% in the 1st quarter. It worsened, as 47 investors sold COG shares while 144 reduced holdings. 35 funds opened positions while 50 raised stakes.

North Tide Capital Llc holds 3.88% of its portfolio in LifePoint Health Inc for 400,000 shares. Daiwa Gp Incorporated accumulated 237,702 shares. Everpoint Asset Mgmt Limited Com holds 0.13% or 300,000 shares in its portfolio. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now directly owns 635,124 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $17,014,971.96. Columbia Prtnrs L L C Invest has 283,054 shares for 0.59% of their portfolio. Rhumbline Advisers has 0.05% invested in Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE:COG) for 884,781 shares. First Interstate Fincl Bank stated it has 500 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Conning reported 0.02% stake. It also upped Daqo New Energy Corp (NYSE:DQ) stake by 53,338 shares and now owns 344,936 shares. Macquarie Grp reported 10,600 shares. Fiduciary Trust Co. owned 0.50% of Cabot Microelectronics Corporation worth $9,381,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. 401,747 are owned by Mark Asset Corp. BidaskClub downgraded Cabot Microelectronics Corporation from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research note on Friday, August 11th.

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Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG) is an interesting player in the Basic Materials space, with a focus on Independent Oil & Gas.

02/14/2014 - Cabot Microelectronics Corporation was downgraded to "hold" by analysts at Jefferson Research. Citigroup initiated the shares of COMM in report on Tuesday, December 20 with "Buy" rating. Advantus Capital Inc owns 46,474 shares. Laredo Petroleum Inc (NYSE:LPI) was reduced too.

Since May 17, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 2 insider sales for $392,321 activity. The stock is trading for about -1.53% less than its 52-week high. ROMAN THOMAS S sold 8,545 shares worth $666,614.

COG's mean recommendation on Reuter's scale slipped from 2.19 thirty days ago to 2.16 now, which indicates a hold consensus from the analyst community. Jefferies Group also issued estimates for Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation's Q3 2017 earnings at $0.13 EPS, Q4 2017 earnings at $0.19 EPS, FY2017 earnings at $0.62 EPS, Q1 2018 earnings at $0.21 EPS, Q2 2018 earnings at $0.13 EPS, Q3 2018 earnings at $0.15 EPS, Q4 2018 earnings at $0.26 EPS and FY2018 earnings at $0.75 EPS. The rating was maintained by Wedbush with "Outperform" on Wednesday, November 16. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus on Thursday, July 13 with "Buy". The firm has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, February 23 by Topeka Capital Markets. The company was upgraded on Thursday, May 11 by Bank of America. The firm has "Strong Buy" rating by Raymond James given on Friday, September 23. The company has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average target price of $29.67.

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