Steven Rendle, an Insider in V.F. (VFC), Sold 74180 shares of the Company; Nordic American Tankers Limited (NAT) SI Increased By 31.09%

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Nordic American Tankers Limited (NYSE:NAT) had an increase of 31.09% in short interest. NAT’s SI was 8.76M shares in May as released by FINRA. Its up 31.09% from 6.68M shares previously. With 2.05 million avg volume, 4 days are for Nordic American Tankers Limited (NYSE:NAT)’s short sellers to cover NAT’s short positions. The SI to Nordic American Tankers Limited’s float is 8.77%. The stock increased 0.94% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $2.15. About 201,964 shares traded. Nordic American Tankers Limited (NYSE:NAT) has declined 75.38% since May 21, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 86.93% the S&P500.

Nordic American Tankers Limited, a tanker company, engages in acquiring and chartering double-hull tankers worldwide. The company has market cap of $305.24 million. It operates a fleet of 33 Suezmax crude oil tankers. It currently has negative earnings.

More important recent Nordic American Tankers Limited (NYSE:NAT) news were published by: Globenewswire.com which released: “Nordic American Tankers (NYSE:NAT) – The 1st Quarter 2018 report – Dividend is a priority – Solid prospects” on May 16, 2018, also Globenewswire.com published article titled: “Nordic American Tankers Limited (NYSE:NAT) – Dividend to remain a priority. We are optimistic on tanker market …”, Globenewswire.com published: “Nordic American Tankers Limited (NYSE:NAT) – Adjustment of the fleet – Dividend to be prioritized” on May 03, 2018. More interesting news about Nordic American Tankers Limited (NYSE:NAT) was released by: Globenewswire.com and their article: “Detailed Research: Economic Perspectives on Churchill Downs, Nordic American Tankers, News Corporation, Aduro …” with publication date: May 17, 2018.

Among 9 analysts covering Nordic American Tanker Shipping (NYSE:NAT), 1 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 11% are positive. Nordic American Tanker Shipping had 33 analyst reports since August 12, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Underperform” rating given on Friday, July 21 by Evercore. Maxim Group maintained it with “Sell” rating and $4 target in Tuesday, August 8 report. The firm has “Hold” rating by Seaport Global given on Thursday, January 4. The firm has “Sell” rating by Jefferies given on Monday, September 25. Maxim Group maintained it with “Sell” rating and $6 target in Monday, April 24 report. As per Monday, November 6, the company rating was maintained by Maxim Group. The stock has “Hold” rating by Jefferies on Thursday, December 14. The stock of Nordic American Tankers Limited (NYSE:NAT) has “Hold” rating given on Friday, April 20 by Jefferies. The firm has “Sell” rating by Maxim Group given on Monday, April 30. The rating was downgraded by Jefferies on Tuesday, May 10 to “Underperform”.

Analysts await V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC) to report earnings on July, 23. They expect $0.32 earnings per share, up 10.34% or $0.03 from last year’s $0.29 per share. VFC’s profit will be $126.23M for 63.35 P/E if the $0.32 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.67 actual earnings per share reported by V.F. Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -52.24% negative EPS growth.

Among 31 analysts covering V.F. Corp (NYSE:VFC), 15 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 15 Hold. Therefore 48% are positive. V.F. Corp has $101 highest and $5100 lowest target. $75.43’s average target is -6.98% below currents $81.09 stock price. V.F. Corp had 111 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC) earned “Hold” rating by Cowen & Co on Monday, August 14. JP Morgan maintained V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC) on Tuesday, February 20 with “Neutral” rating. As per Monday, July 17, the company rating was reinitiated by Buckingham Research. The stock of V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC) earned “Neutral” rating by Sterne Agee CRT on Tuesday, January 12. The rating was downgraded by Citigroup to “Neutral” on Tuesday, October 25. Buckingham Research maintained V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC) rating on Tuesday, October 24. Buckingham Research has “Neutral” rating and $69 target. The stock of V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC) earned “Hold” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Tuesday, February 16. The company was upgraded on Friday, July 24 by Buckingham Research. Barclays Capital initiated the shares of VFC in report on Friday, February 2 with “Buy” rating. The company was maintained on Tuesday, July 25 by UBS.

Since May 14, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 selling transactions for $3.18 million activity. $1.16M worth of V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC) was sold by BAILEY KEVIN on Monday, May 14. CHUGG JULIANA L also sold $2.02 million worth of V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC) shares.

More important recent V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “VF Corp.: Still Waiting For A Pullback” on May 15, 2018, also Benzinga.com published article titled: “Benzinga’s Top Upgrades, Downgrades For May 21, 2018”, Seekingalpha.com published: “VF Corporation: Taking Profits” on May 03, 2018. More interesting news about V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC) was released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “VF (VFC) Q5 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript” with publication date: May 04, 2018.

The stock increased 1.27% or $1.02 during the last trading session, reaching $81.09. About 410,956 shares traded. V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC) has risen 34.81% since May 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 23.26% the S&P500.

Yesterday, a large insider trading transaction was made. Steven Rendle, the Chairman – President & CEO and an insider of V F Corp sold precisely 74,180 shares of V F Corp, worth nearly $5,943,079 USD, at $80.1 for a share at the time of the transaction. This trade was completed on May 21, 2018. A form that was filed with the U.S. Security and Exchange Commission and freely available for review here, shows an extra information for the trade. This is a major transaction, and one that is unlikely to remain ignored, as it decreased his ownership of the Company to 0.05% total market capitalization, for a total of 214,270 shares.

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