Thompson Investment Management Has Lifted By $738,963 Its Viacom New Cl B (VIAB) Stake; Anadarko Petroleum (APC) Sentiment Is 0.84

January 17, 2018 - By Ellis Scott

Anadarko Petroleum Corporation engages in the exploration, development, production, and marketing of gas and oil properties. The company has market cap of $31.93 billion. It operates through three divisions: Oil and Gas Exploration and Production, Midstream, and Marketing. It currently has negative earnings. The Oil and Gas Exploration and Production segment explores for and produces oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids .

Thompson Investment Management Inc increased Viacom Inc New Cl B (VIAB) stake by 16.03% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Thompson Investment Management Inc acquired 27,369 shares as Viacom Inc New Cl B (VIAB)’s stock declined 19.98%. The Thompson Investment Management Inc holds 198,102 shares with $5.52 million value, up from 170,733 last quarter. Viacom Inc New Cl B now has $12.54B valuation. The stock decreased 2.17% or $0.68 during the last trading session, reaching $30.7. About 1.24M shares traded. Viacom, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB) has declined 8.36% since January 17, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 25.06% the S&P500.

Thompson Investment Management Inc decreased Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) stake by 2,796 shares to 66,584 valued at $8.66 million in 2017Q3. It also reduced Coca Cola Co (NYSE:KO) stake by 9,393 shares and now owns 41,658 shares. Abbvie Inc. Com (NYSE:ABBV) was reduced too.

Among 39 analysts covering Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB), 12 have Buy rating, 4 Sell and 23 Hold. Therefore 31% are positive. Viacom Inc. had 123 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Overweight” rating given on Friday, October 13 by Morgan Stanley. The rating was upgraded by Wells Fargo to “Market Perform” on Thursday, October 13. MoffetNathanson downgraded Viacom, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB) on Monday, April 4 to “Neutral” rating. The stock has “Hold” rating by Needham on Tuesday, September 12. Cowen & Co maintained it with “Hold” rating and $4100 target in Tuesday, August 8 report. The stock has “Hold” rating by Wells Fargo on Thursday, January 4. Wedbush upgraded the shares of VIAB in report on Monday, October 17 to “Outperform” rating. Pivotal Research maintained Viacom, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAB) rating on Friday, November 13. Pivotal Research has “Buy” rating and $65 target. The firm has “Outperform” rating by FBR Capital given on Wednesday, November 25. Morgan Stanley maintained the shares of VIAB in report on Monday, January 30 with “Overweight” rating.

Ratings analysis reveals 60% of Anadarko Petroleum’s analysts are positive. Out of 10 Wall Street analysts rating Anadarko Petroleum, 6 give it “Buy”, 0 “Sell” rating, while 4 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $60.0 while the high is $86.0. The stock’s average target of $72 is 23.39% above today’s ($58.35) share price. APC was included in 10 notes of analysts from September 13, 2016. On Wednesday, February 1 the stock rating was upgraded by Atlantic Securities to “Neutral”. The stock of Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) earned “Buy” rating by Guggenheim on Friday, November 11. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Outperform” rating and $70.0 target in Tuesday, September 13 report. Ladenburg Thalmann initiated Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) on Monday, December 19 with “Buy” rating. The stock of Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, September 13 by Johnson Rice. The firm earned “Mkt Perform” rating on Tuesday, January 3 by Raymond James. The company was maintained on Tuesday, October 4 by Barclays Capital. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Wednesday, November 2 by Credit Suisse. Stifel Nicolaus upgraded the shares of APC in report on Thursday, December 1 to “Buy” rating. Seaport Global Securities downgraded the stock to “Neutral” rating in Friday, December 9 report.

The stock decreased 0.34% or $0.2 during the last trading session, reaching $58.35. About 1.21M shares traded. Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (APC) has risen 8.29% since January 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 8.41% the S&P500.

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