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Cabot Oil & Gas (NYSE:COG) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research

Cabot Oil & Gas (NYSE:COG) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research

IFP Advisors Inc now owns 4,569 shares of the oil and gas exploration company's stock valued at $115,000 after purchasing an additional 457 shares in the last quarter.

Polen Capital Management Llc, which manages about $5.08B and $12.42 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) by 40,712 shares to 2.32 million shares, valued at $327.60 million in 2017Q3, according to the filing.

The stock increased 0.24% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $8.46. About 940,193 shares traded. More interesting news about Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE:COG) was released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: "Commit To Purchase Cabot Oil & Gas Corp". It has outperformed by 65.52% the S&P500.

Stelliam Investment Management Lp decreased Cabot Oil & Gas Corp (Call) (COG) stake by 19.26% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Renaissance Grp Ltd Llc reported 1.12 million shares or 1.07% of all its holdings. Cabot Oil & Gas Corp (Call) now has $13.47 billion valuation. The stock decreased 1.99% or $1.08 during the last trading session, reaching $53.17. About 479,870 shares traded. Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE:COG) has risen 1.25% since January 9, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 4.53% the S&P500. Current price places the company's stock -24.17% away from its 200-day simple moving average, 2.33%, away from the 50-day average and also 4.69% away from 20-day average.

Bank Of The Ozarks Inc (NASDAQ:OZRK) increased its quarterly dividend by 3%, raising its payment to 19-cents-per-share from 18.5 cents. 11,918 shares were sold by HUTTON JEFFREY W, worth $319,283.

Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE:COG) now has a Weekly Volatility of 1.75% percent while its Monthly Volatility is at 2.07% percent. Therefore 67% are positive.

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Several analysts are forecasting growth estimate of Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation for the current quarter to be 1200%. While talking about Performance of the Stock, Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation now has a Weekly performance of 0.76%, monthly performance percentage is 4.82 percent, Quarterly performance is 14.47 percent, 6 months performance shows a percent value of 16.99% and Yearly Performance is 31.82 percent. BMO Capital Markets has "Buy" rating and $3000 target. The firm earned "Overweight" rating on Monday, May 1 by Piper Jaffray.

In other Cabot Oil & Gas news, Chairman Dan O. Dinges sold 66,610 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, November 2nd. On Monday, August 29 the stock rating was initiated by Williams Capital Group with "Buy". Scotiabank restated a "buy" rating on shares of Cabot Oil & Gas in a research note on Wednesday, November 22nd. Cabot Oil & Gas has a 52-week low of $20.55 and a 52-week high of $29.57. Morgan Stanley reaffirmed a "sell" rating on shares of Cabot Oil & Gas in a research note on Thursday, December 14th. Finally, BMO Capital Markets set a $30.00 target price on Cabot Oil & Gas and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research note on Tuesday, October 10th.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.33 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.01, from 1.26 in 2017Q2. Following the transaction, the chairman now directly owns 2,887,018 shares in the company, valued at approximately $80,605,542.56. 60 funds opened positions while 153 raised stakes. Overall, the share price is up 1.08% so far this year. Jpmorgan Chase invested in 2.18M shares. Arizona State Retirement Systems stated it has 178,767 shares. Westwood Holdings Group Inc. purchased a new position in Cabot Oil & Gas during the second quarter valued at $100,000. Ameritas Inv holds 18,405 shares or 0.02% of its portfolio. The average analysts gave this company a mean recommendation of 2.30. Thompson Davis And holds 0% or 73 shares. The average 1-year price target for (COG) reveals an average price target of $31.58 per share. Hartford Financial reported 880 shares stake. Utd Bank & Trust Va reported 70,630 shares stake. 94,400 are held by Mengis Cap Mngmt. Enterprise Value is calculated by taking the market capitalization plus debt, minority interest and preferred shares, minus total cash and cash equivalents. Phocas Financial Corp., a California-based fund reported 467,578 shares. 55,613 are held by Caisse De Depot Et Placement Du Quebec. The Price to Book ratio for Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation NYSE:COG is 5.029786.

Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation is an independent oil and gas company engaged in the development, exploitation and exploration of oil and gas properties. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted ($0.04) earnings per share. COG's profit will be $60.13M for 56.02 P/E if the $0.13 EPS becomes a reality. The institutional investor held 5,392 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $818,000, down from 10,276 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Therefore 0 are positive. Iamgold Corp had 43 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. JP Morgan upgraded the stock to "Overweight" rating in Monday, February 6 report. As per Wednesday, May 18, the company rating was downgraded by Howard Weil. On Monday, October 31 the stock rating was maintained by Wunderlich with "Sell". The firm earned "Strong Buy" rating on Friday, September 23 by Raymond James. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with "Hold" on Thursday, July 20. The stock witnessed 22.38% gains, 32.89% gains and 48.09% gains for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. This metric reflects the average amount a stock's price has differed from the mean over a period of time.

Decatur Capital Management Inc increased its stake in Juniper Networks Inc. (NASDAQ:ALGN) for 1,400 shares. Sun Life Fincl owns 3,412 shares.


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