Inside Transaction: Paul Foster Unloaded 58,800 Shares of Andeavor (ANDV); Hometrust Bancshares (HTBI) Shorts Decreased By 11.35%

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Hometrust Bancshares Inc (NASDAQ:HTBI) had a decrease of 11.35% in short interest. HTBI’s SI was 99,200 shares in June as released by FINRA. Its down 11.35% from 111,900 shares previously. With 59,100 avg volume, 2 days are for Hometrust Bancshares Inc (NASDAQ:HTBI)’s short sellers to cover HTBI’s short positions. The SI to Hometrust Bancshares Inc’s float is 0.58%. The stock decreased 1.24% or $0.35 during the last trading session, reaching $27.85. About 114,201 shares traded or 313.25% up from the average. HomeTrust Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:HTBI) has risen 7.58% since June 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 4.99% the S&P500. Some Historical HTBI News: ; 18/04/2018 – HOME CAPITAL FILED UPDATED BALANCE SHEET DATA FOR HOME TRUST; 12/03/2018 HomeTrust Bank Hires Mark DeMarcus to Lead Commercial Banking Group; 18/04/2018 – HOME TRUST REFILED FEB. RESIDENTIAL MORTGAGE BALANCE C$13.26B; 16/05/2018 – HOME CAPITAL GROUP INC – ANY DRAWS ON CREDIT FACILITY WILL BE SECURED AGAINST A PORTFOLIO OF MORTGAGES ORIGINATED BY HOME TRUST COMPANY; 08/05/2018 – HOME CAPITAL GROUP INC HCG.TO – HOME TRUST’S LEVERAGE RATIO WAS 9.02% AT MARCH 31, 2018, 8.70% AT DECEMBER 31, 2017 AND 7.29% AT MARCH 31, 2017; 14/05/2018 – Private Capital Buys New 1.8% Position in HomeTrust Banc; 08/05/2018 – HOME CAPITAL GROUP INC HCG.TO – HOME TRUST’S COMMON EQUITY TIER 1 AND TOTAL CAPITAL RATIOS WERE 23.64% AND 24.12%, RESPECTIVELY, AT MARCH 31, 2018

Among 10 analysts covering Andeavor (NYSE:ANDV), 6 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 60% are positive. Andeavor has $147 highest and $96.0 lowest target. $120.78’s average target is -11.89% below currents $137.08 stock price. Andeavor had 15 analyst reports since August 14, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Thursday, October 12 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock of Andeavor (NYSE:ANDV) earned “Hold” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, November 9. The stock of Andeavor (NYSE:ANDV) earned “Hold” rating by Jefferies on Monday, October 16. Barclays Capital maintained the shares of ANDV in report on Tuesday, November 14 with “Overweight” rating. The rating was downgraded by Howard Weil on Thursday, September 28 to “Sector Perform”. The firm has “Hold” rating by Scotia Capital given on Thursday, September 28. JP Morgan reinitiated it with “Overweight” rating and $121 target in Friday, November 3 report. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Wednesday, October 18 report. The stock has “Buy” rating by Evercore on Thursday, November 2. The stock of Andeavor (NYSE:ANDV) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, September 28 by Cowen & Co.

The stock decreased 0.66% or $0.91 during the last trading session, reaching $137.08. About 763,134 shares traded. Andeavor (NYSE:ANDV) has risen 67.68% since June 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 55.11% the S&P500. Some Historical ANDV News: ; 30/04/2018 – Marathon is looking to become the next top oil refinery in the U.S. The company announced that it’s buying rival Andeavor in a deal valued at more than $23 billion; 30/04/2018 – Marathon Petroleum to Acquire Andeavor for Total Enterprise Value of $35.6B; 07/05/2018 – ANDEAVOR – QTRLY REVENUES $10,300 MLN VS $6,638 MLN; 30/04/2018 – Marathon Petroleum Agrees to Acquire Andeavor; 14/05/2018 – Paul Foster Reports 5.2% Stake in Andeavor — Filing; 30/04/2018 – Marathon Acquisition of Andeavor Unanimously Approved by Both Companies’ Boards, Expected to Close in 2H; 20/04/2018 – DJ Andeavor, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (ANDV); 09/03/2018 – Andeavor Closes Above 200-Day Moving Average: Technicals; 07/05/2018 – BP Capital Adds Andeavor, Exits Alaska Air: 13F; 30/04/2018 – ANDEAVOR CEO GREG GOFF COMMENTS ON CALL

Analysts await Andeavor (NYSE:ANDV) to report earnings on August, 14. They expect $3.11 earnings per share, up 58.67% or $1.15 from last year’s $1.96 per share. ANDV’s profit will be $469.84M for 11.02 P/E if the $3.11 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.65 actual earnings per share reported by Andeavor for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 378.46% EPS growth.

More notable recent Andeavor (NYSE:ANDV) news were published by: Bizjournals.com which released: “Behind The Deal: Andeavor looked to be bought while closing Western Refining acquisition” on June 04, 2018, also Bizjournals.com with their article: “Andeavor makes deal to boost expansion of ARCO gas stations in Mexico” published on June 12, 2018, Fool.com published: “Why These Oil Stocks Can’t Wait Until the Second Half of Next Year” on June 19, 2018. More interesting news about Andeavor (NYSE:ANDV) were released by: Bizjournals.com and their article: “Exxon Mobil, Plains All American to create Permian pipeline JV” published on June 13, 2018 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “PBF Energy Pulls Back On ‘Collapsing’ Biofuels Mandate Deal” with publication date: June 06, 2018.

Paul Foster, the director of Andeavor made an unexpected insider trade for 58,800 shares with an average stock price per share of $138.5 in the firm, that are having a worth of $8,144,434 US Dollars. He also unloaded 117,600 shares valued at $17,084,885 USD in the last month. A report freely available for review here unveiled this trade activity. It was unveiled on 20/06/2018 and filled with Security Exchange Commission. The stocks unloading will most probably not remain ignored as it was significant. At the moment, he holds a total of 7.25 million shares or 4.80% of Andeavor’s market capitalization.

Andeavor, through its subsidiaries, operates as an independent petroleum refining, logistics, and marketing firm in the United States. The company has market cap of $20.71 billion. The firm operates through three divisions: Refining, TLLP, and Marketing. It has a 12.48 P/E ratio. The Refining segment refines crude oil and other feed stocks into transportation fuels, such as gasoline and gasoline blend stocks, jet fuel, and diesel fuel, as well as other products, including heavy fuel oils, liquefied petroleum gas, petroleum coke, calcined coke, and asphalt.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.86 in 2018 Q1. Its down 0.53, from 1.39 in 2017Q4. It is negative, as 10 investors sold HomeTrust Bancshares, Inc. shares while 32 reduced holdings. 11 funds opened positions while 25 raised stakes. 11.17 million shares or 1.69% less from 11.36 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Dupont Corp holds 0.02% or 37,686 shares. Moreover, Aldebaran Inc has 0.24% invested in HomeTrust Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:HTBI) for 13,758 shares. Ameritas Investment Incorporated invested in 1,500 shares. Private Capital Mgmt Ltd Co accumulated 343,930 shares. Oppenheimer Close Ltd holds 5.71% in HomeTrust Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:HTBI) or 230,016 shares. Deutsche Comml Bank Ag reported 46,436 shares. Parametric Port Assocs has 0% invested in HomeTrust Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:HTBI) for 30,458 shares. Dimensional Fund Advsr L P owns 661,299 shares or 0.01% of their US portfolio. 20,435 are owned by Invesco Ltd. Acadian Asset Limited Liability Co has 0% invested in HomeTrust Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:HTBI). 6,317 are held by Tower Rech Cap Limited Liability (Trc). Kennedy Management owns 307,283 shares or 0.16% of their US portfolio. 204 were accumulated by Glenmede Na. Great West Life Assurance Company Can invested in 0% or 4,565 shares. Barclays Public Limited Co accumulated 3,675 shares.

Among 4 analysts covering HomeTrust Bancshares (NASDAQ:HTBI), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. HomeTrust Bancshares had 7 analyst reports since August 3, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Hold” rating by Sandler O’Neill given on Thursday, January 4. The stock of HomeTrust Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:HTBI) earned “Hold” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Friday, November 3. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained it with “Hold” rating and $29.0 target in Thursday, December 21 report. The company was maintained on Tuesday, October 3 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. The rating was downgraded by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Friday, October 30 to “Market Perform”.

Since March 13, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 1 insider sale for $165,278 activity. $165,278 worth of stock was sold by Houghton Keith J on Tuesday, March 13.

Another recent and important HomeTrust Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:HTBI) news was published by Globenewswire.com which published an article titled: “New Research: Key Drivers of Growth for HomeTrust Bancshares, CubeSmart, ONE Gas, The Carlyle Group, Adesto …” on May 30, 2018.

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