Chevron Q4 profit misses on refining weakness, shares drop


About 21.90M shares traded or 107.32% up from the average. It has underperformed by 25.78% the S&P500.

United Bank increased its stake in Mcdonalds Corp (MCD) by 143.59% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Acrospire Investment Management LLC now owns 1,737 shares of the oil and gas company's stock worth $140,000 after buying an additional 1,100 shares during the last quarter. The company has market cap of $377.40 billion. The stock decreased 0.14% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $14.33. About 885,700 shares traded. (NYSE:CF) has declined 0.63% since February 2, 2017 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 17.82% the S&P500. Therefore 78% are positive. Credit Suisse Group set a $84.00 target price on shares of Exxon Mobil and gave the stock a "neutral" rating in a research report on Tuesday, January 23rd. As per Tuesday, April 19, the company rating was maintained by Goldman Sachs. Exxon Mobil Corporation moved 2.03% to 89.07. The stock has "Neutral" rating by Bank of America on Wednesday, April 6. The stock of Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) has "Market Perform" rating given on Friday, December 2 by BMO Capital Markets. Seven research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, fifteen have issued a hold rating, six have assigned a buy rating and two have given a strong buy rating to the company. On Monday, June 5 the stock rating was upgraded by Scotia Capital to "Buy". The company presently has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $87.21. Barclays Capital has "Overweight" rating and $280 target.

Since August 4, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 5 insider sales for $5.23 million activity.

Exxon Mobil Corp said on Friday that it expects global oil demand to drop through 2040 if regulations aimed at limiting climate change to 2 degrees Celsius (36 degrees Fahrenheit) are fully implemented. The insider Chapman Neil A sold 12,000 shares worth $996,628. The Conning Inc holds 137,155 shares with $10.99 million value, down from 215,590 last quarter. Moreover, Hanseatic Management Serv has 0.05% invested in CF Industries Holdings, Inc. Cornerstone Advisors has invested 1.28% of its portfolio in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM). Palisade Capital Ltd Limited Liability Company Nj invested in 40,560 shares. 250.53 million shares or 1.86% less from 255.28 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. It also reduced Discovery Communications Inc (NASDAQ:DISCA) stake by 17,554 shares and now owns 60,382 shares. Principal Fincl Grp Incorporated, a Iowa-based fund reported 15.53 million shares. Webster Bank & Trust N A stated it has 4.22% of its portfolio in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM). Berkshire Asset Management Llc acquired 82,187 shares as Exxon Mobil (XOM)'s stock rose 0.21%. Following the completion of the transaction, the vice president now directly owns 187,663 shares in the company, valued at $15,750,555.59. Institute For Wealth Mngmt Limited has invested 0.56% in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM).

Higher Production And Price Realizations To Drive Chevron's 4Q'17 Results
How Many Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM)'s Analysts Are Bullish?

LOW is now overvalued by 0.25% relative to the average 1-year price target of $104.47 taken from a group of Wall Street Analysts. Cornerstone Capital Mgmt Hldg Limited Com reported 0.09% stake. Berson Corrado Investment Advsrs Ltd Liability Corp invested in 0.13% or 2,823 shares.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.82 in 2017 Q3. 6 funds opened positions while 10 raised stakes. 417.60 million shares or 1.85% less from 425.47 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. It also increased its holding in Ishares Tr (IVV) by 1,383 shares in the quarter, for a total of 221,909 shares, and has risen its stake in Ishares Inc (IEMG). Occidental Petroleum Corp (NYSE:OXY) was reduced too. Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Inc owns 640,596 shares. Comerica Bancorporation, a Michigan-based fund reported 24,482 shares. (NYSE:CPHI) are $0.31 and $0.21. Spinnaker Tru has invested 0.52% in Pepsico, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEP) for 12,770 shares. Its up 3.09% from 36.30M shares previously. Forward Mngmt Ltd Llc owns 5,178 shares for 0.06% of their portfolio.

Menora Mivtachim Holdings Ltd decreased Sodastream International Ltd (SODA) stake by 4.16% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing.

The firm has current ratio of 0.90 that indicates firm has capacity of total assets to cover its short-term and long term obligations. Also, VP Robert N. Schleckser sold 5,601 shares of the company's stock in a transaction dated Monday, December 4th.

Abortion Bill: Senate Rejects a Ban After 20 Weeks
There are 46 Republican co-sponsors, and it's not clear whether any Democrats are prepared to vote "yes", though Democratic Sens. However, the Senate needed 60 votes to break the filibuster, and by getting only 51, the bill died for the time being.