Renaissance Group Has Upped Berry Global Group (BERY) Stake; Golar Lng LTD Bermuda (GLNG) Shareholder Ardsley Advisory Partners Lowered Stake by $14.45 Million

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Ardsley Advisory Partners decreased its stake in Golar Lng Ltd Bermuda (GLNG) by 60.8% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Ardsley Advisory Partners sold 535,000 shares as the company’s stock declined 0.63% with the market. The hedge fund held 345,000 shares of the marine transportation company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $9.59 million, down from 880,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Ardsley Advisory Partners who had been investing in Golar Lng Ltd Bermuda for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $2.23B market cap company. The stock increased 1.61% or $0.36 during the last trading session, reaching $22.77. About 805,622 shares traded. Golar LNG Limited (NASDAQ:GLNG) has risen 2.68% since February 13, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 2.68% the S&P500. Some Historical GLNG News: 19/04/2018 – GOLAR LNG LTD – CELSE, THE PROJECT COMPANY 50% CONTROLLED BY GOLAR POWER, WILL RECEIVE US$1.340 BLN UNDER NON-RECOURSE PROJECT FINANCING STRUCTURE; 31/05/2018 – GOLAR LNG LTD – GOLAR’S SHARE OF ANNUAL EBITDA FROM EFFECTIVE INTEREST IN POWER STATION AND FSRU IS EXPECTED TO BE AROUND $100 MLN; 19/04/2018 – Golar LNG enters into a Preliminary Agreement and exchanges Heads of Terms for an FLNG vessel for Phase 1A of the Greater Tortu; 16/04/2018 – First LNG shipment from Cameroon delayed until late April -spokesman; 19/04/2018 – Golar LNG enters into a Preliminary Agreement and exchanges Heads of Terms for an FLNG vessel for Phase 1A of the Greater Tortue / Ahmeyim Project, West Africa; 31/05/2018 – Golar LNG unwinds joint venture with Schlumberger; 11/05/2018 – GLOBAL LNG-June prices slip on healthy supply; 19/04/2018 – GOLAR LNG LTD – POWER PROJECT WILL GENERATE A FORECASTED ANNUAL EBITDA OF US$323 MLN AT CURRENT EXCHANGE RATES, PRIOR TO ANY DISPATCH; 19/04/2018 – REG-Golar LNG enters into a Preliminary Agreement and exchanges Heads of Terms for an FLNG vessel for Phase 1A of the Greater Tortue / Ahmeyim Project, West Africa; 16/04/2018 – REG-Golar LNG Limited – Announcement of filing of Form 20-F Annual Report

Renaissance Group Llc increased its stake in Berry Global Group Inc. (BERY) by 12.08% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Renaissance Group Llc bought 53,576 shares as the company’s stock declined 0.49% with the market. The institutional investor held 496,963 shares of the plastic products company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $24.05 million, up from 443,387 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Renaissance Group Llc who had been investing in Berry Global Group Inc. for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $6.70 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.88% or $0.45 during the last trading session, reaching $51.44. About 942,012 shares traded. Berry Global Group, Inc. (NYSE:BERY) has declined 19.89% since February 13, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 19.89% the S&P500. Some Historical BERY News: 03/05/2018 – BERRY GLOBAL CONFIRMS FY ADJUSTED FCF VIEW; 21/04/2018 – DJ Berry Global Group Inc, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (BERY); 16/03/2018 – SIG COMBIBLOC SEEKS ZURICH LISTING IN AUTUMN, WORKING WITH ROTHSCHILD ROTH.PA AS ADVISOR; 03/05/2018 – Berry Global Group 2Q Adj EPS 84c; 24/04/2018 – Logility Congratulates Mike Reibsamen, Berry Global, on his Selection to the 2018 Supply & Demand Chain Executive Practitioner; 03/05/2018 – Berry Global Group 2Q EPS 66c; 03/05/2018 – Berry Global Group 2Q Net $90M; 11/05/2018 – Moody’s assigned a Ba2 to Berry’s new repriced term loan “S” and “T”; Ba3 CFR and stable outlook unchanged; 11/05/2018 – MOODY’S: BERRY’S Ba3 CFR & STABLE OUTLOOK UNCHANGED; 01/05/2018 – Old National elects Chief Administrative Officer of Indiana University Health Ryan Kitchell and Berry Global Chairman & CEO Tho

More notable recent Golar LNG Limited (NASDAQ:GLNG) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Golar LNG gets bullish nod from B. Riley FBR – Seeking Alpha” on October 04, 2018, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “Golar LNG (GLNG) Q2 Earnings: Is a Disappointment in Store? – Nasdaq” published on August 21, 2018, Seekingalpha.com published: “Stolt-Nielsen, Golar LNG and Höegh LNG announces joint investment of $182M in Avenir LNG – Seeking Alpha” on October 01, 2018. More interesting news about Golar LNG Limited (NASDAQ:GLNG) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Golar LNG: Playing The Turnaround – Seeking Alpha” published on April 25, 2018 as well as Finance.Yahoo.com‘s news article titled: “Hedge Funds Are Buying Golar LNG Limited (GLNG) – Yahoo News” with publication date: December 10, 2018.

Analysts await Golar LNG Limited (NASDAQ:GLNG) to report earnings on February, 27. They expect $0.16 EPS, up 245.45% or $0.27 from last year’s $-0.11 per share. GLNG’s profit will be $15.70 million for 35.58 P/E if the $0.16 EPS becomes a reality. After $-0.11 actual EPS reported by Golar LNG Limited for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -245.45% EPS growth.

Among 16 analysts covering Golar LNG Limited (NASDAQ:GLNG), 14 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 88% are positive. Golar LNG Limited had 41 analyst reports since August 18, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Bank of America upgraded Golar LNG Limited (NASDAQ:GLNG) rating on Thursday, October 18. Bank of America has “Buy” rating and $32 target. The firm has “Buy” rating by Citigroup given on Friday, June 1. As per Monday, June 26, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, July 1 by DNB Markets. On Friday, April 29 the stock rating was downgraded by DNB Markets to “Hold”. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Buy” on Sunday, October 22. Morgan Stanley maintained Golar LNG Limited (NASDAQ:GLNG) on Monday, February 12 with “Equal-Weight” rating. The rating was downgraded by Bank of America to “Neutral” on Wednesday, December 2. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, November 23 by Seaport Global. The firm has “Overweight” rating given on Tuesday, November 6 by Morgan Stanley.

Ardsley Advisory Partners, which manages about $862.45 million and $742.11 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Adamas Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:ADMS) by 250,000 shares to 510,000 shares, valued at $10.21 million in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in T2 Biosystems Inc (NASDAQ:TTOO) by 180,000 shares in the quarter, for a total of 935,000 shares, and has risen its stake in Sunopta Inc (NASDAQ:STKL).

More notable recent Berry Global Group, Inc. (NYSE:BERY) news were published by: Zacks.com which released: “Here’s Why You Must Hold on to Berry Global (BERY) Stock Now – Zacks.com” on November 20, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Sealed Air -12%; Q3 miss prompts BAML downgrade, RBC sees peers hurt – Seeking Alpha” published on October 18, 2018, Businesswire.com published: “Berry Joins New Global Alliance to Help End Plastic Waste in the Environment – Business Wire” on January 16, 2019. More interesting news about Berry Global Group, Inc. (NYSE:BERY) were released by: Benzinga.com and their article: “Earnings Scheduled For November 15, 2018 – Benzinga” published on November 15, 2018 as well as Businesswire.com‘s news article titled: “Berry Global Group, Inc. Announces Acquisition of Laddawn, Inc. – Business Wire” with publication date: August 27, 2018.

Among 17 analysts covering Berry Plastics Group Inc (NYSE:BERY), 14 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 82% are positive. Berry Plastics Group Inc had 64 analyst reports since August 3, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Jefferies maintained it with “Buy” rating and $67.0 target in Wednesday, August 30 report. The rating was maintained by Credit Suisse on Friday, April 27 with “Outperform”. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of BERY in report on Monday, September 18 with “Buy” rating. On Wednesday, September 2 the stock rating was reinitiated by Citigroup with “Buy”. The stock of Berry Global Group, Inc. (NYSE:BERY) earned “Neutral” rating by SunTrust on Wednesday, July 13. The stock of Berry Global Group, Inc. (NYSE:BERY) earned “Hold” rating by BMO Capital Markets on Friday, June 2. As per Friday, August 25, the company rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets. As per Monday, January 7, the company rating was maintained by Citigroup. RBC Capital Markets maintained Berry Global Group, Inc. (NYSE:BERY) rating on Monday, July 10. RBC Capital Markets has “Buy” rating and $6300 target. KeyBanc Capital Markets initiated the shares of BERY in report on Wednesday, November 30 with “Sector Weight” rating.

Renaissance Group Llc, which manages about $2.86 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Jazz Pharmaceuticals Plc (NASDAQ:JAZZ) by 8,368 shares to 112,225 shares, valued at $18.87M in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Teck Resources Ltd (NYSE:TCK) by 17,874 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 710,058 shares, and cut its stake in Carnival Corp (NYSE:CCL).

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