Holder Opus Investment Management Boosted Citizens Financial Group (CFG) Stake; Mitchell Group Has Cut Position in Hess (HES) by $7.28 Million

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Mitchell Group Inc decreased its stake in Hess Corporation (HES) by 66.4% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Mitchell Group Inc sold 181,985 shares as the company’s stock rose 9.81% with the market. The institutional investor held 92,084 shares of the integrated oil company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $3.73M, down from 274,069 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Mitchell Group Inc who had been investing in Hess Corporation for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $19.99 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.50% or $0.33 during the last trading session, reaching $65.98. About 1.59M shares traded. Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES) has risen 29.91% since April 17, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 25.54% the S&P500. Some Historical HES News: 05/03/2018 OIL FROM SHALE WILL BE RESILIENT WITH OIL AT $50 – HESS CEO JOHN HESS; 09/04/2018 – Hess Schedules Earnings Release Conference Call; 05/03/2018 – HESS EST. GUYANA DISCOVERY HOLDS 3.2 BLN BARRELS; 25/04/2018 – Hess posts smaller loss on cost cuts, rising oil prices; 05/03/2018 – HESS SAYS COST OF DEVELOPING GUYANA DISCOVERY $7-9 PER BARREL; 05/03/2018 – UNDERINVESTMENT IN OFFSHORE OIL TO IMPACT SUPPLY SOON: HESS CEO; 25/04/2018 – Hess Corp 1Q Loss/Shr 38c; 09/03/2018 – Fitch: Hess Outlook Reflects Material Reduction in Liquidity as Shr Repurchase Plan Is Implemented; 25/04/2018 – HESS SEES FY 2018 TOTAL PRODUCTION $245M TO $255M; 25/04/2018 – Hess posts smaller quarterly loss as oil prices rise, costs fall

Opus Investment Management Inc increased its stake in Citizens Financial Group (CFG) by 24.84% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Opus Investment Management Inc bought 15,900 shares as the company’s stock rose 1.15% with the market. The institutional investor held 79,900 shares of the finance company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $2.38 million, up from 64,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Opus Investment Management Inc who had been investing in Citizens Financial Group for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $16.09B market cap company. The stock increased 0.13% or $0.04 during the last trading session, reaching $34.94. About 5.29M shares traded or 12.58% up from the average. Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CFG) has declined 15.35% since April 17, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 19.72% the S&P500. Some Historical CFG News: 21/03/2018 – Citizens Financial Group Announces Prime Rate Change; 31/05/2018 – CITIZENS FINANCIAL GROUP INC – COMBINED MORTGAGE BUSINESS WILL BE LED BY ERIC SCHUPPENHAUER, CURRENT CITIZENS PRESIDENT OF HOME MORTGAGE; 31/05/2018 – CITIZENS FINANCIAL GROUP INC – DEAL EXPECTED TO IMPROVE FEE INCOME, PRODUCE ATTRACTIVE RETURNS, HAVE CROSSOVER EARNBACK PERIOD OF LESS THAN 3 YEARS; 31/05/2018 – CITIZENS FINANCIAL – AFTER DEAL CLOSE, SCOTT TANSIL, CFO FRANKLIN AMERICAN MORTGAGE TO LEAD ACQUIRED CORRESPONDENT & WHOLESALE ORIGINATION BUSINESSES; 09/03/2018 – Dir Landy Gifts 383 Of Citizens Financial Services Inc; 24/05/2018 – CITIZENS FINANCIAL GROUP – REDEMPTION ON JUNE 29, 2018, OF ALL OUTSTANDING 5.158% FIXED-TO-FLOATING CALLABLE SUBORDINATED NOTES DUE JUNE 29, 2023; 20/04/2018 – CITIZENS FINANCIAL GROUP INC – QTRLY NET INTEREST INCOME $1,091 MLN VS $1,005 MLN; 14/05/2018 – Loews Adds Kinder Morgan, Exits Citizens Financial: 13F; 31/05/2018 – Citizens Financial Group Acquisition of Franklin American Mortgage Expected to Close in 3Q; 26/03/2018 – CITIZENS FINANCIAL GROUP INC – $750 MLN NOTES CONSIST OF $500 MLN 3.700% FIXED-RATE NOTES DUE 2023, $250 MLN FLOATING-RATE NOTES DUE 2023

More news for Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CFG) were recently published by: Investorplace.com, which released: “15 Stocks to Buy Leading the Financial Charge – Investorplace.com” on April 02, 2019. 247Wallst.com‘s article titled: “Inverted Yield Curve Could Threaten Regional Banks’ High Dividends – 24/7 Wall St.” and published on March 25, 2019 is yet another important article.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.98 in 2018 Q4. Its up 0.11, from 0.87 in 2018Q3. It improved, as 54 investors sold CFG shares while 188 reduced holdings. 71 funds opened positions while 165 raised stakes. 431.43 million shares or 0.06% more from 431.19 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Fort Washington Inv Advsr Incorporated Oh owns 12,414 shares. Vanguard Group Inc owns 0.07% invested in Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CFG) for 51.27M shares. Horizon Investment Services Llc holds 1.61% or 68,571 shares. Raymond James Finance Svcs Advisors has invested 0% in Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CFG). Sei Invs reported 248,737 shares stake. First Interstate Bank & Trust holds 0.02% or 2,412 shares. Reilly Fincl Advsrs Ltd Llc holds 0.01% or 1,926 shares. Tarbox Family Office reported 106 shares. Intrust National Bank Na invested in 9,258 shares or 0.08% of the stock. Suntrust Banks has 623,480 shares. The Washington-based Parametric Portfolio Assoc Ltd Liability Com has invested 0.04% in Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CFG). Piedmont Advsrs has invested 0.07% in Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CFG). Gateway Advisers Ltd Liability Corporation owns 21,099 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Deutsche Bank & Trust Ag reported 3.93M shares. 5.68M are owned by Northern Trust Corporation.

Since October 23, 2018, it had 2 insider buys, and 0 sales for $614,440 activity. $508,480 worth of stock was bought by KOCH CHARLES JOHN on Tuesday, October 23.

Opus Investment Management Inc, which manages about $8.16B and $465.06 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Air Products & Chemicals Inc. (NYSE:APD) by 2,000 shares to 34,800 shares, valued at $5.57M in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in South Jersey Industries (NYSE:SJI) by 50,700 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 19,300 shares, and cut its stake in Kimberly (NYSE:KMB).

Since November 21, 2018, it had 10 insider purchases, and 11 sales for $23.90 million activity. Another trade for 442 shares valued at $25,079 was bought by COLEMAN LEONARD S JR. 218,220 shares were sold by HESS JOHN B, worth $12.10M. 2,684 shares were sold by Slentz Andrew P, worth $143,326. $276,185 worth of Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES) shares were sold by RIELLY JOHN P. 11,659 shares were sold by Hill Gregory P., worth $622,591 on Thursday, February 7. LIPSCHULTZ MARC S bought $25,079 worth of stock.

Investors sentiment is 0.92 in Q4 2018. Its the same as in 2018Q3. It has no change, as 65 investors sold HES shares while 141 reduced holdings. only 56 funds opened positions while 134 raised stakes. 243.19 million shares or 6.74% more from 227.84 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Utah Retirement Systems reported 49,234 shares. Massachusetts Financial Services Ma reported 1.80M shares. Advisor Ptnrs Ltd accumulated 9,999 shares or 0.06% of the stock. Pennsylvania-based Veritable LP has invested 0.04% in Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES). Federated Investors Pa stated it has 1.12M shares. California Employees Retirement Sys has 0.04% invested in Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES). Moreover, Price T Rowe Assoc Inc Md has 0.1% invested in Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES). Robeco Institutional Asset Management Bv reported 161,164 shares. Creative Planning reported 5,587 shares stake. Gabelli Funds Limited Liability Corp holds 0.08% or 300,900 shares in its portfolio. Hap Trading Limited Liability reported 0.49% stake. Brown Advisory invested in 0% or 12,394 shares. Paradigm Asset Mgmt Communication Limited Liability Company holds 0% of its portfolio in Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES) for 12,880 shares. Bell Bank & Trust holds 0.07% or 5,555 shares. Moreover, Daiwa Secs Gru has 0% invested in Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES) for 10,616 shares.

More important recent Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES) news were published by: Benzinga.com which released: “Benzinga’s Top Upgrades, Downgrades For April 16, 2019 – Benzinga” on April 16, 2019, also Finance.Yahoo.com published article titled: “Chesapeake Energy, Hess, Devon Energy, and More: This Week in Energy – Yahoo News”, Nasdaq.com published: “The Offshore Drilling Rebound Has Finally Arrived – Nasdaq” on March 30, 2019. More interesting news about Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES) was released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Offshore driller CEOs say revival underway, overshadowing shale – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: March 28, 2019.

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