Crestpoint Capital Management Cut By $446,400 Its Halliburton (HAL) Position; 0 Bullish Analysts Covering BancFirst (BANF)

May 23, 2018 - By whatsonthorold

Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) Logo

Crestpoint Capital Management Llc decreased Halliburton (HAL) stake by 31.85% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Crestpoint Capital Management Llc sold 9,300 shares as Halliburton (HAL)’s stock declined 2.35%. The Crestpoint Capital Management Llc holds 19,900 shares with $973,000 value, down from 29,200 last quarter. Halliburton now has $46.64 billion valuation. The stock decreased 2.13% or $1.16 during the last trading session, reaching $53.24. About 6.17 million shares traded. Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) has declined 1.88% since May 23, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 13.43% the S&P500.

Among 3 analysts covering BancFirst Corp (NASDAQ:BANF), 0 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 0 are positive. BancFirst Corp had 11 analyst reports since July 20, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of BancFirst Corporation (NASDAQ:BANF) has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, January 18 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Monday, June 26 report. The stock of BancFirst Corporation (NASDAQ:BANF) has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, December 21 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Thursday, September 7 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained BancFirst Corporation (NASDAQ:BANF) on Thursday, July 20 with “Hold” rating. On Thursday, April 19 the stock rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with “Hold”. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained BancFirst Corporation (NASDAQ:BANF) rating on Thursday, October 19. Keefe Bruyette & Woods has “Hold” rating and $53.0 target. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained BancFirst Corporation (NASDAQ:BANF) on Monday, February 26 with “Hold” rating. See BancFirst Corporation (NASDAQ:BANF) latest ratings:

19/04/2018 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Hold New Target: $60.0000 Maintain
26/02/2018 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Hold New Target: $59.0 Maintain
18/01/2018 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Hold New Target: $58.0 Maintain
21/12/2017 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Hold New Target: $57.0 Maintain

Crestpoint Capital Management Llc increased Southern Co (NYSE:SO) stake by 8,700 shares to 46,900 valued at $2.26 million in 2017Q4. It also upped Veeva Systems (NYSE:VEEV) stake by 6,700 shares and now owns 16,200 shares. Cme Group (NASDAQ:CME) was raised too.

Analysts await Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) to report earnings on July, 23. They expect $0.59 EPS, up 156.52% or $0.36 from last year’s $0.23 per share. HAL’s profit will be $516.83M for 22.56 P/E if the $0.59 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.41 actual EPS reported by Halliburton Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 43.90% EPS growth.

Since January 2, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 10 sales for $8.39 million activity. 28,024 Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) shares with value of $1.45 million were sold by Carre Eric. Voyles Robb L. sold $297,650 worth of Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) on Wednesday, January 3. Beaty Anne L. sold 2,937 shares worth $151,459. $713,475 worth of stock was sold by Brown James S on Monday, January 22. Miller Jeffrey Allen sold 29,025 shares worth $1.60M. $251,835 worth of Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) was sold by McKeon Timothy.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.15 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.30, from 0.85 in 2017Q3. It is positive, as 54 investors sold HAL shares while 283 reduced holdings. 125 funds opened positions while 261 raised stakes. 675.47 million shares or 0.60% less from 679.57 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Allsquare Wealth Mngmt Ltd Limited Liability Company invested in 686 shares. 9,096 are held by Cetera Advsrs Lc. Private Ocean Limited Company holds 0% or 22 shares in its portfolio. Guinness Atkinson Asset Mngmt owns 0.71% invested in Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) for 23,800 shares. Bkd Wealth Advsrs Limited Com accumulated 0.05% or 10,519 shares. Financial Engines Advsr Llc owns 661 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Gabelli Funds Ltd holds 0.4% or 1.41M shares in its portfolio. Macquarie Gp Limited, a Australia-based fund reported 15.16M shares. Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings owns 2.56 million shares. Boys Arnold owns 4,615 shares. Eaton Vance Mgmt stated it has 2.96 million shares. 1.34 million are owned by Citigroup. State Street Corporation reported 43.38M shares. Fred Alger Mgmt Inc holds 2.31 million shares or 0.51% of its portfolio. Bain Credit Ltd Partnership holds 115,177 shares.

Among 42 analysts covering Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL), 38 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 90% are positive. Halliburton Company had 159 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Tuesday, January 23, the company rating was maintained by Seaport Global. Vetr downgraded it to “Strong-Buy” rating and $46.53 target in Tuesday, August 11 report. The stock has “Buy” rating by Griffen Securities on Thursday, May 19. On Tuesday, April 24 the stock rating was maintained by Seaport Global with “Buy”. On Tuesday, June 27 the stock rating was downgraded by Guggenheim to “Neutral”. The firm has “Neutral” rating by Seaport Global given on Wednesday, June 21. The rating was maintained by Susquehanna with “Positive” on Tuesday, January 26. The company was maintained on Wednesday, April 4 by Jefferies. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Buy” on Thursday, January 4. On Monday, March 28 the stock rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with “Overweight”.

More important recent Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) news were published by: Streetinsider.com which released: “Halliburton (HAL) PT Raised to $66 at JPMorgan, Remains a Top Pick” on May 23, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com published article titled: “Venezuela Stymies Halliburton”, Bizjournals.com published: “Weatherford CEO named to Houston chemical company’s board” on May 22, 2018. More interesting news about Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) was released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Halliburton: Upside Under $50” with publication date: April 25, 2018.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.85 in Q4 2017. Its down 9.82, from 10.67 in 2017Q3. It turned negative, as 13 investors sold BancFirst Corporation shares while 33 reduced holdings. 8 funds opened positions while 31 raised stakes. 10.32 million shares or 50.11% less from 20.69 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. First Manhattan invested in 1,700 shares. 5,377 are held by Metropolitan Life Insur Ny. State Street has invested 0% in BancFirst Corporation (NASDAQ:BANF). Suntrust Banks has invested 0% in BancFirst Corporation (NASDAQ:BANF). Ironwood Inv Counsel Lc stated it has 4,870 shares. Amer Int Gp Inc stated it has 0% of its portfolio in BancFirst Corporation (NASDAQ:BANF). First Advsr Lp stated it has 72,779 shares. 4,469 were reported by Victory Capital Mgmt. Citigroup, a New York-based fund reported 2,722 shares. Cs Mckee Ltd Partnership accumulated 23,150 shares. Creative Planning reported 9,622 shares. Wedge Cap Management L Limited Partnership Nc has invested 0.06% of its portfolio in BancFirst Corporation (NASDAQ:BANF). Envestnet Asset Management has invested 0% of its portfolio in BancFirst Corporation (NASDAQ:BANF). Zacks Investment Mngmt owns 77,981 shares. Massachusetts Services Ma holds 0% or 12,126 shares.

Another recent and important BancFirst Corporation (NASDAQ:BANF) news was published by Investorplace.com which published an article titled: “5 Finance Stocks to Gain as Bond Yields Near 4-Year High” on April 24, 2018.

Since December 18, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 16 sales for $16.45 million activity. SEAT DAVID sold $89,600 worth of BancFirst Corporation (NASDAQ:BANF) on Wednesday, March 7. SCHMIDT DARRYL had sold 2,500 shares worth $140,000. R BANKING LTD PTNRSHP also sold $201,655 worth of BancFirst Corporation (NASDAQ:BANF) on Wednesday, March 21. Foster Kelly also sold $138,515 worth of BancFirst Corporation (NASDAQ:BANF) on Tuesday, January 30. Lawrence Kevin also sold $290,100 worth of BancFirst Corporation (NASDAQ:BANF) shares. Shares for $291,533 were sold by Anderson John.

Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) Institutional Positions Chart

Receive News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings with our FREE daily email newsletter.

By

Free Email Newsletter

Enter your email address below to get the latest news and analysts' ratings for your stocks with our FREE daily email newsletter:


Recent Market News

>