Helmerich & Payne, Inc. (HP) At $65.43 Forms Top; Last Week AmeriGas Partners, L.P. (APU) Analysts

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Helmerich & Payne, Inc. (HP) formed multiple top with $70.01 target or 7.00% above today’s $65.43 share price. Helmerich & Payne, Inc. (HP) has $7.12 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.27% or $0.18 during the last trading session, reaching $65.43. About 1.16M shares traded. Helmerich & Payne, Inc. (NYSE:HP) has risen 23.74% since June 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 11.17% the S&P500. Some Historical HP News: ; 27/03/2018 Helmerich & Payne Raises FY18 Capital Spending View to $400M-$450M; 27/04/2018 – HELMERICH AND PAYNE INC HP.N : UBS RAISES TARGET PRICE TO $78 FROM $70; 05/04/2018 – Helmerich & Payne: Smith to Replace Juan Pablo Tardio as CFO Upon His Retirement in June; 05/04/2018 – HELMERICH & PAYNE NAMES MARK W. SMITH AS CFO DESIGNATE; 28/03/2018 – HELMERICH INCREASED FISCAL ’18 CAPEX TO RANGE $400M TO $450M; 05/04/2018 – Helmerich & Payne Names Mark Smith CFO Designate, Effective May 1; 26/04/2018 – Helmerich & Payne Sees 3Q U.S. Land Quarterly Rev Days up by Approximately 7%; 14/05/2018 – Kiltearn Partners LLP Exits Position in Helmerich & Payne; 28/03/2018 – HELMERICH & PAYNE CEO JOHN LINDSAY COMMENTS AT WEIL CONFERENCE; 19/04/2018 – HP WAS INTERESTED IN REVERSE MORRIS TRUST WITH XEROX: LAWSUIT

Among 8 analysts covering AmeriGas Partners LP (NYSE:APU), 1 have Buy rating, 5 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 13% are positive. AmeriGas Partners LP had 15 analyst reports since August 20, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was downgraded on Friday, June 10 by UBS. The stock of AmeriGas Partners, L.P. (NYSE:APU) earned “Underweight” rating by Barclays Capital on Thursday, August 4. As per Monday, November 2, the company rating was maintained by JP Morgan. On Friday, February 3 the stock rating was downgraded by Bank of America to “Underperform”. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Saturday, August 29 by TheStreet. The stock has “Sell” rating by J.P. Morgan on Monday, March 19. On Thursday, May 26 the stock rating was reinitiated by Janney Capital with “Buy”. Jefferies maintained AmeriGas Partners, L.P. (NYSE:APU) rating on Wednesday, April 25. Jefferies has “Hold” rating and $4400 target. JP Morgan downgraded AmeriGas Partners, L.P. (NYSE:APU) on Monday, March 19 to “Underweight” rating. Jefferies maintained the shares of APU in report on Monday, October 16 with “Hold” rating. See AmeriGas Partners, L.P. (NYSE:APU) latest ratings:

25/04/2018 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Hold New Target: $44.0000 Maintain
27/03/2018 Broker: Citigroup Old Rating: Neutral New Rating: Neutral Old Target: $44 New Target: $41 Maintain
19/03/2018 Broker: J.P. Morgan Rating: Sell New Target: $44.0 Downgrade
19/03/2018 Broker: JP Morgan Old Rating: Neutral New Rating: Underweight Downgrade

Since February 7, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 insider sale for $228,206 activity. Sheridan Jerry E sold $228,206 worth of stock.

More news for AmeriGas Partners, L.P. (NYSE:APU) were recently published by: Globenewswire.com, which released: “Market Trends Toward New Normal in BBX Capital, AmeriGas Partners, FBL Financial Group, Ellington Residential …” on May 18, 2018. Newsok.com‘s article titled: “UGI Energy Services Announces New Marcellus Shale Development Project” and published on May 22, 2018 is yet another important article.

The stock decreased 1.03% or $0.43 during the last trading session, reaching $41.51. About 151,386 shares traded. AmeriGas Partners, L.P. (NYSE:APU) has declined 6.78% since June 14, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 19.35% the S&P500. Some Historical APU News: ; 23/04/2018 – DJ AmeriGas Partners LP, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (APU); 02/05/2018 – AMERIGAS PARTNERS 2Q ADJ NET $222.7M, EST. $236.3M; 02/05/2018 – AmeriGas Partners 2Q Rev $1.04B; 29/05/2018 – Fitch Affirms AmeriGas Partners, LP at ‘BB’; Outlook Stable; 02/05/2018 – AmeriGas Partners Lowers Adj EBITDA FY Guidance to Range of $625M to $645M; 02/05/2018 – APU SEES FY ADJ EBITDA $625 TO $645, SAW ABOUT $550.0M; 03/05/2018 – AMERIGAS PARTNER SEES FY ADJ. EPS $2.70-$2.80, EST. $2.64; 10/04/2018 AmeriGas Partners, L.P. to Hold 2QFY18 Earnings Conference Call and Webcast on Thursday, May 3; 03/05/2018 – AMERIGAS PARTNER SAW FY ADJ. EPS $2.45-$2.65; 23/04/2018 – AmeriGas Propane Announces Quarterly Distribution

AmeriGas Partners, L.P. through its subsidiary, AmeriGas Propane, L.P., distributes propane and related equipment and supplies in the United States. The company has market cap of $3.86 billion. It serves approximately 1.9 million residential, commercial, industrial, agricultural, wholesale, and motor fuel clients in 50 states through approximately 1,900 propane distribution locations. It has a 30.75 P/E ratio. The companyÂ’s propane is used for home heating, water heating, and cooking purposes; to fire furnaces, as a cutting gas, and in other process applications; as a supplemental fuel and motor fuel; and for tobacco curing, chicken brooding, crop drying, and orchard heating applications.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.78 in Q1 2018. Its down 0.22, from 1 in 2017Q4. It is negative, as 24 investors sold AmeriGas Partners, L.P. shares while 56 reduced holdings. 23 funds opened positions while 39 raised stakes. 20.95 million shares or 2.99% less from 21.59 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Family Tru invested in 4,648 shares or 0.08% of the stock. 19,793 are owned by Wilen Inv Mgmt Corporation. A D Beadell Inv Counsel invested in 11,450 shares or 0.39% of the stock. Royal Fincl Bank Of Canada invested 0.03% in AmeriGas Partners, L.P. (NYSE:APU). Verity Asset Management Inc holds 12,209 shares. Leavell Inv Mngmt holds 6,500 shares or 0.03% of its portfolio. 400 are owned by Benjamin F Edwards Co. Advisory Rech Inc holds 0.06% or 84,049 shares. Alpha Cubed Limited Liability Company invested in 0.09% or 16,534 shares. Jfs Wealth Advsr Ltd has 600 shares. Johnson Investment Counsel holds 7,610 shares. Winslow Evans And Crocker Inc stated it has 0% in AmeriGas Partners, L.P. (NYSE:APU). Qs Investors Ltd Liability, New York-based fund reported 1,990 shares. Manufacturers Life Insur The reported 3,669 shares. Hollow Brook Wealth Mgmt Llc invested in 0.22% or 6,723 shares.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.93 in 2018 Q1. Its down 0.03, from 0.96 in 2017Q4. It dived, as 37 investors sold Helmerich & Payne, Inc. shares while 168 reduced holdings. 75 funds opened positions while 115 raised stakes. 101.56 million shares or 9.96% less from 112.80 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Deutsche Bancorporation Ag invested 0.02% in Helmerich & Payne, Inc. (NYSE:HP). 20,366 were reported by Meeder Asset Mgmt. Gemmer Asset Management Limited Liability Co reported 168 shares. Brown Brothers Harriman And invested in 14 shares or 0% of the stock. Retirement Sys Of Alabama invested in 52,007 shares. Koch Indus Inc invested in 13,036 shares or 0.09% of the stock. Fmr Ltd Limited Liability Company stated it has 138,196 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Advantus Capital Management reported 0.02% in Helmerich & Payne, Inc. (NYSE:HP). Moreover, Silvercrest Asset Grp Ltd Com has 0% invested in Helmerich & Payne, Inc. (NYSE:HP). Raymond James & Assoc holds 0.01% in Helmerich & Payne, Inc. (NYSE:HP) or 72,185 shares. Legal And General Group Public Ltd Company holds 0.03% of its portfolio in Helmerich & Payne, Inc. (NYSE:HP) for 558,255 shares. Adirondack Trust Commerce holds 1,285 shares. Moreover, Wendell David Associate has 0.42% invested in Helmerich & Payne, Inc. (NYSE:HP). Nine Masts Ltd stated it has 0.26% of its portfolio in Helmerich & Payne, Inc. (NYSE:HP). 69,650 were accumulated by United Automobile Association.

Among 37 analysts covering Helmerich & Payne (NYSE:HP), 10 have Buy rating, 7 Sell and 20 Hold. Therefore 27% are positive. Helmerich & Payne had 136 analyst reports since August 3, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Wednesday, March 9 by Susquehanna. The stock has “Hold” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, January 12. Howard Weil maintained Helmerich & Payne, Inc. (NYSE:HP) on Friday, January 29 with “Sector Outperform” rating. On Thursday, May 25 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Hold”. Scotia Capital maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Thursday, March 23 report. The stock of Helmerich & Payne, Inc. (NYSE:HP) has “Sell” rating given on Friday, January 26 by BMO Capital Markets. Jefferies maintained Helmerich & Payne, Inc. (NYSE:HP) on Thursday, January 25 with “Hold” rating. The company was upgraded on Wednesday, April 11 by Wells Fargo. As per Monday, June 13, the company rating was initiated by Bank of America. The stock has “Buy” rating by Guggenheim on Monday, November 30.

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