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Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE:MUR) Receiving Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Report Finds

13 September 2017

The I-G Investment Management Ltd holds 2.34M shares with $166.72M value, up from 2.12M last quarter.

The company declined -0.04% and closed its last trading session at $23.46. About shares traded. Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) has declined 18.97% since September 13, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 25.41% the S&P500.The move comes after 8 months positive chart setup for the $4.17 billion company. The investment company owned 7,569,462 stocks of the oil and gas producer's shares after purchasing an extra 1,152,152 shares through out the quarter. Pioneer Invest Management invested in 1.05M shares. Pfizer Incorporated now has $210.63B valuation. Davis Selected Advisers now owns 8,402,549 shares of the company's stock worth $634,897,000 after buying an additional 2,616,481 shares during the last quarter. The NYSE listed company saw a recent bid of 24.55 and 1307603 shares have traded hands in the session. It has underperformed by 19.46% the S&P500. Davide Campari had 4 analyst reports since September 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of PulteGroup, Inc. Finally, BMO Capital Markets restated a "hold" rating and issued a $65.00 price objective on shares of Occidental Petroleum Corporation in a report on Thursday, June 22nd. RBC Capital Markets maintained PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE:PFE) on Monday, May 2 with "Market Perform" rating. The stock of Diageo plc (ADR) (NYSE:DEO) has "Hold" rating given on Friday, July 31 by Kepler Cheuvreux. The stock has "Buy" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, July 6. The rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity with "Hold" on Tuesday, August 1. Astenbeck Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Occidental Pete Corp Del for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $46.22 billion market cap company.

Investors with a record date on early Mon, Sep 11th will be paid dividend of $0.77 for a share. this indicates a $3.08 dividend on a yearly basis and a payout of of 5.10%. Its down 0.07, from 1.4 in 2016Q3. 8 funds opened positions while 20 raised stakes. Mosaic Family Wealth LLC now owns 1,887 shares of the oil and gas producer's stock valued at $120,000 after acquiring an additional 72 shares during the last quarter. Concert Wealth Mngmt owns 0.05% invested in Kroger Co (NYSE:KR) for 6,321 shares.

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Contravisory Investment Management Inc decreased its stake in Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG) by 5.75% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Central Secs, New York-based fund reported 125,000 shares. Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group initiated coverage on Occidental Petroleum Corporation in a study note on early Mon, May 29th. Municipal Employees Retirement System of MI has an ownership of 24,660 stocks of the oil and gas producer's shares valued at $1,562,000 following acquiring an extra 150 stocks in the previous period. The sales growth rate for a stock is a measure of how the stock's sales per share (SPS) has grown over a specific period of time. Mizuho Securities Usa holds 0.07% of its portfolio in Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE:COG) for 71,300 shares. Robeco Institutional Asset Mgmt Bv reported 21,341 shares or 0% of all its holdings. They gave a "hold" recommendation and a $69.00 price objective on the shares. Hexavest has invested 2.91% in Pfizer Inc. Ig Investment has 0.65% invested in Thomson Reuters Corp (NYSE:TRI).

Pittenger & Anderson Inc decreased Dow Chem Co (NYSE:DOW) stake by 6,705 shares to 66,985 valued at $3.83 million in 2016Q4. It also reduced Lockheed Martin Corp (NYSE:LMT) stake by 51,194 shares and now owns 50,588 shares. Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB) was reduced too. Shares for $131,235 were sold by PHILLIPS SUSAN M on Friday, June 16. BURGHER CEDRIC W. had bought 1,700 shares worth $101,745 on Wednesday, June 7.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.95 in 2016 Q4. Narrowing in a bit closer, the 5 month price index is 0.89175, the 3 month is 1.04030, and the 1 month is now 0.96493.

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Several other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of OXY. 82 funds opened positions while 160 raised stakes. 608.36 million shares or 0.76% more from 603.77 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. UBS AG restated a "buy" rating and issued a $80.00 price objective on shares of Anadarko Petroleum Corporation in a report on Monday, May 15th. Brick & Kyle Associates reported 325 shares.

More notable recent Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE:COG) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: "Cabot Oil & Gas: Improving Earnings = Improving Stock Price" on September 11, 2017, also Forbes.com with their article: "Cabot Oil And Gas Declines To Play Sue And Settle" published on August 22, 2017, Reuters.com published: "BRIEF-Cabot Oil & Gas Corp announces election of Amanda M. Brock and Marcus A ..." on August 15, 2017. Hl Fincl Serv Ltd Co holds 0.12% or 157,587 shares. Callahan Advsr Ltd Company stated it has 36,030 shares. Hawkins Cap LP holds 155,380 shares. Millennium Mgmt Limited reported 28,290 shares stake. Archford Cap Strategies Lc owns 7,964 shares or 0.24% of their United States portfolio.

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