Golar LNG Partners (NASDAQ:GMLP) Rating Increased to Buy at Stifel Nicolaus

JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 666,827 shares of the shipping company's stock valued at $15,110,000 after purchasing an additional 181,868 shares during the last quarter. The institutional investor held 1,475 shares of the business services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $2.70 million, up from 659 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Luxor Capital Group Lp who had been investing in Golar Lng Ltd Bermuda (Call) for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $3.00B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.05% or $0.09 during the last trading session, reaching $169.88. 682,792 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 1,570,000. Cowen lifted their price objective on Golar LNG from $41.00 to $44.00 and gave the stock an outperform rating in a report on Tuesday, December 12th. Principal Financial Group Inc. increased its holdings in shares of Golar LNG by 2.5% during the 2nd quarter.

According to Zacks brokerage recommendations, Golar LNG Partners LP (NASDAQ:GMLP)'s Buy count is 0 and Strong Buy is 4 while the number of analysts recommending Sell and Strong Sell are 0 and 3, respectively. Balyasny Asset Management LLC now owns 1,136,056 shares of the shipping company's stock worth $25,277,000 after acquiring an additional 295,073 shares in the last quarter. Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) has risen 176.27% since January 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 55.52% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.03 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.29, from 1.08 in 2017Q2. L.P. shares while 84 reduced holdings. 114 funds opened positions while 237 raised stakes. 784.85 million shares or 1.65% more from 772.09 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Ing Groep Nv invested in 12,840 shares. Capstone Llc has invested 0.01% in AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE:VZ) for 11,405 shares. The New Jersey-based Bessemer Inc has invested 0% in Micron Technology, Inc. Moreover, Opus Cap Ltd Liability Com has 0.17% invested in Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. 2,233 were reported by Neville Rodie Shaw. Benjamin F Edwards Inc owns 15,500 shares or 0.07% of their U.S. portfolio. Iconiq Ltd Limited Liability Company invested 0.13% in KKR & Co. Finally, State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System increased its holdings in shares of Golar LNG by 2.2% during the 2nd quarter. (NYSE:MET). Stevens First Principles Invest Advsr has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in MetLife, Inc. Affinity Wealth Mngmt accumulated 0.41% or 14,347 shares. JAKKS Pacific had 18 analyst reports since August 20, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. FBR Capital downgraded MetLife, Inc. BMO Capital Markets maintained the stock with "Outperform" rating in Friday, November 3 report. Natl Bank Of America Corp De has 193,301 shares for 0% of their portfolio. BMO Capital Markets maintained JAKKS Pacific, Inc. Susquehanna maintained the shares of BX in report on Thursday, September 3 with "Positive" rating. The stock of JAKKS Pacific, Inc. The rating was maintained by B. Riley & Co with "Neutral" on Friday, October 21. The company was maintained on Monday, August 28 by Credit Suisse. The rating was downgraded by Nordea to "Hold" on Friday, January 27. The company was upgraded on Monday, June 27 by Sandler O'Neill.

Trump made a decision to extend sanction relief for Iran
These penalties largely cut Iran out of the worldwide financial system, until they were suspended by Obama under the nuclear deal. Iran said on Saturday it would retaliate against the new sanctions, although it did not specify how.

Advisory Research Inc decreased Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) stake by 8,357 shares to 17,975 valued at $2.09M in 2017Q3. It also reduced its holding in Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl (NYSE:VRX) by 26,000 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 23,040 shares, and cut its stake in Ishares Tr (IWM). ABN Amro upgraded Golar LNG from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a research report on Monday, October 30th. Therefore 73% are positive. Golar LNG Limited has a one year low of $19.32 and a one year high of $31.64. The rating was reinitiated by Seaport Global on Wednesday, November 23 with "Buy". The stock has a consensus rating of Hold and an average target price of $23.75. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the shares of GLNG in report on Friday, September 22 with "Buy" rating. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Thursday, June 16 by Deutsche Bank. The firm issued a buy rating and a $39.00 target price on the shipping company's stock. As per Monday, December 18, the company rating was initiated by Jefferies. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Friday, April 29 by DNB Markets. On Monday, May 9 the stock rating was upgraded by Credit Suisse to "Outperform". The firm earned "Buy" rating on Tuesday, December 12 by Cowen & Co. On Thursday, September 21 the stock rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with "Hold". Jefferies Group LLC reissued a "buy" rating and set a $25.00 target price on shares of Golar LNG Partners in a research note on Monday, October 17th.

Receive News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings with our FREE daily email newsletter.

Related News:



Most liked

Pyongyang Accepts Seoul's Offer of High-Level Talks Next Week
North Korea has yet to respond to the South Korean proposal, leaving some uncertainty as to the agenda and the venue of the talks. The North's reply came two days after it restored the telephone line at Panmunjeom on Wednesday.

PNC Financial profit more than doubles in Q4
On Monday, May 9 the stock rating was downgraded by Raymond James to "Underperform". (NYSE:PNC) rating on Tuesday, January 2. The hedge funds in our partner's database now have: 378.89 million shares, down from 381.37 million shares in 2017Q2.

Celeb photographers Mario Testino and Bruce Weber accused of sexual harassment
The organization seeks to protect models from workplace harassment, as well as pressures "to engage in starvation dieting". They added that the publisher had made a decision to stop working with Testino and Weber "for the foreseeable future".

Kenya: 5 policemen killed by suspected al-Shabab extremists
He added that a second team was dispatched to the scene of the two attacks. The militants had "waylaid the unsuspecting patrol team".

Sells 5731 Shares of Northeast Bancorp (NBN)
ValuEngine downgraded shares of County Bancorp from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Friday, December 1st. The British Columbia - Canada-based Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Mgmt Ltd has invested 0.01% in YRC Worldwide Inc.

Philip Morris International Inc
The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of -2.91, a quick ratio of 0.68 and a current ratio of 1.13. (NYSE:PM) or 6,766 shares. The institutional investor owned 38,109 shares of the company's stock after selling 2,139 shares during the quarter.

Root expected to be fit for ODI opener
England have been a successful team in the limited-overs format and have won matches with their aggressive approach. They will be the key to Australia's success with the bat, but then, England also have problems with the stick.

'For now, I'm in' - Djokovic positive over Australian Open
Maria Sharapova [16 .0] will get plenty of attention, after re-entering the top 50 for the first time since her ban. He said: "It was an wonderful final, an unbelievable moment for me in my life and it's great to be back here".

Iran Rejects Trump's Demands to Change 2015 Nuclear Deal
Trump refused to re-certify the nuclear deal in late October 2017, accusing Tehran of violating the spirit of the agreement. Ted Cruz (R-TX) and Marco Rubio (R-FL) didn't like the idea of waiving Iran's nuclear sanctions.

FCA Announces $1 Billion Investment, Employee Bonus
The payment will be made in the second quarter and is being paid in addition to profit-sharing or performance bonus payments. There was no breakdown by facility, but that billion-dollar investment will also add 2,000 jobs between the two plants.

Peel Hunt Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Alumasc Group (ALU)
The stock of The Clorox Company (NYSE:CLX) has "Hold" rating given on Thursday, October 5 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The stock of Jupiter Fund Management Plc (LON:JUP) has "Hold" rating given on Wednesday, July 26 by Shore Capital.

Lakers Could Have Interest In David Fizdale
And sure, those comments may have come via LaVar Ball, but the team didn't issue support for Walton to shoot them down. Kuzma's basket on a strong drive gave Los Angeles a 29-27 lead just before the first-quarter buzzer.

Chelsea Manning Files for Maryland US Senate Seat
Manning was released from a Kansas military prison last year, after serving seven years of the 35-year sentence she was given. Cardin's campaign had about $2 million on hand as of September 30, according to federal campaign finance records.

Tottenham boss Pochettino: Players now becoming companies
Pochettino fears Premier League stars are now becoming "companies" with the circus around them more influential than their clubs. Levy also conceded that it is hard to get business done in the winter transfer window.

I'm alive and kicking - Ibrahim El-Zakzaky
The Federal Government has refused to obey the ruling of a Federal High Court which ordered their unconditional release in 2016. The IMN leader and his wife were arrested on December 14, 2015in Zaria following a clampdown on Shiites by the Nigerian Army.