$-0.15 EPS Expected for Hess Corporation (HES)

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Investors sentiment increased to 0.92 in Q3 2018. Its up 0.16, from 0.76 in 2018Q2. It is positive, as 33 investors sold Hess Corporation shares while 175 reduced holdings. 71 funds opened positions while 120 raised stakes. 227.84 million shares or 3.40% less from 235.86 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported.
Moody Bancshares Tru Division has 75 shares. Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management Limited Liability Com holds 2.27% in Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES) or 8.85M shares. Pub Employees Retirement Systems Of Ohio reported 108,436 shares. Mutual Of America Cap Mgmt Ltd Liability has invested 0.04% in Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES). California Employees Retirement invested in 0.07% or 798,845 shares. Counselors owns 111,633 shares or 0.35% of their US portfolio. 4,514 are owned by Eqis Capital Mgmt Inc. Earnest Partners Ltd Limited Liability Company accumulated 40,812 shares or 0.03% of the stock. Invesco stated it has 6.15M shares. Omega invested 1.39% of its portfolio in Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES). Sun Life Fincl holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES) for 692 shares. Pnc Fin Svcs owns 34,754 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Prudential Public Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 0.04% of its portfolio in Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES) for 185,947 shares. Silvercrest Asset Gru Ltd stated it has 29,809 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. The United Kingdom-based Royal London Asset Mgmt Ltd has invested 0% in Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES).

Since November 21, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 sale for $235,348 activity.

Analysts expect Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES) to report $-0.15 EPS on January, 30 before the open.They anticipate $0.86 EPS change or 85.15 % from last quarter’s $-1.01 EPS. After having $0.38 EPS previously, Hess Corporation’s analysts see -139.47 % EPS growth. The stock decreased 1.31% or $0.67 during the last trading session, reaching $50.6. About 815,786 shares traded. Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES) has risen 15.45% since January 14, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 15.45% the S&P500.

Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES) Ratings Coverage

Among 6 analysts covering Hess (NYSE:HES), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Hess had 11 analyst reports since July 24, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was upgraded by Barclays Capital on Thursday, January 10 to “Overweight”. The firm has “Equal-Weight” rating given on Tuesday, October 30 by Barclays Capital. Morgan Stanley maintained Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES) rating on Monday, November 5. Morgan Stanley has “Overweight” rating and $91 target. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Friday, September 28 by PiperJaffray. The firm has “Overweight” rating given on Tuesday, September 18 by Morgan Stanley. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, September 17 by Bank of America. Morgan Stanley maintained Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES) rating on Tuesday, November 20. Morgan Stanley has “Overweight” rating and $79 target. The stock has “Overweight” rating by Morgan Stanley on Friday, October 12.

Hess Corporation, an exploration and production company, develops, produces, purchases, transports, and sells crude oil, natural gas liquids, and natural gas. The company has market cap of $14.99 billion. The firm operates in two divisions, Exploration and Production, and Bakken Midstream. It currently has negative earnings. It is also involved in natural gas and crude oil gathering, processing of natural gas and the fractionation of natural gas liquids, transportation of crude oil by rail car, terminaling and loading natural gas and crude oil liquids, and the storage and terminating of propane primarily in the Bakken and Three Forks Shale plays in the Williston Basin area of North Dakota.

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