Bowling Portfolio Management Lowered Ensign Group (ENSG) Holding; Sailingstone Capital Partners Cut Its Denbury Res (DNR) Position

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Sailingstone Capital Partners Llc decreased Denbury Res Inc (DNR) stake by 13.33% reported in 2018Q3 SEC filing. Sailingstone Capital Partners Llc sold 3.77 million shares as Denbury Res Inc (DNR)’s stock declined 60.00%. The Sailingstone Capital Partners Llc holds 24.52 million shares with $152.05M value, down from 28.30 million last quarter. Denbury Res Inc now has $866.85M valuation. The stock increased 3.78% or $0.07 during the last trading session, reaching $1.92. About 7.14 million shares traded. Denbury Resources Inc. (NYSE:DNR) has risen 20.93% since February 14, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 20.93% the S&P500. Some Historical DNR News: 09/04/2018 – Denbury Resources at IPAA Oil & Gas Conference Tomorrow; 08/05/2018 – Denbury Resources 1Q Rev $348M; 08/05/2018 – Denbury Resources 1Q EPS 9c; 08/05/2018 – CNBC Wires: Denbury Resources: 1Q Earnings Snapshot; 08/05/2018 – DENBURY RESOURCES INC – BANK CREDIT FACILITY BORROWING BASE REAFFIRMED AT $1.05 BLN; 23/05/2018 – S&P REVISES DENBURY RESOURCES INC. OUTLOOK TO ‘POSITIVE’ FROM ‘STABLE’; RATING ‘CCC+’; 14/05/2018 – DENBURY RESOURCES INC DNR.N : KLR GROUP RAISES TARGET PRICE TO $4; 23/05/2018 – S&PGR Revises Denbury Resources Outlook To Pos; Rtgs Affirmed; 08/05/2018 – DENBURY RESOURCES 1Q ADJ EPS 12C, EST. 11C; 19/04/2018 – DJ Denbury Resources Inc, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (DNR)

Bowling Portfolio Management Llc decreased Ensign Group Inc (ENSG) stake by 65.39% reported in 2018Q3 SEC filing. Bowling Portfolio Management Llc sold 17,407 shares as Ensign Group Inc (ENSG)’s stock rose 25.79%. The Bowling Portfolio Management Llc holds 9,212 shares with $349,000 value, down from 26,619 last quarter. Ensign Group Inc now has $2.66B valuation. The stock decreased 0.67% or $0.34 during the last trading session, reaching $50.41. About 298,490 shares traded. The Ensign Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENSG) has risen 99.82% since February 14, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 99.82% the S&P500. Some Historical ENSG News: 16/05/2018 – ENSIGN GROUP INC ENSG.O : RBC RAISES TARGET PRICE TO $35 FROM $28; 03/04/2018 – ENSIGN GROUP – ARIZONA FACILITY INCLUDES ADJACENT 50-BED LONG-TERM ACUTE CARE HOSPITAL; 12/04/2018 – ENSIGN CLOSES SECOND TRANCHE OF PRIVATE PLACEMENT OF UNSECURED, SUBORDINATED CONVERTIBLE DEBENTURES; 02/05/2018 – Ensign Group 1Q Net $23.3M; 03/05/2018 – Rachel Louise Ensign: Exclusive: Bank of America Capital Markets Head AJ Murphy Leaving the Firm; 03/04/2018 – The Ensign Group Acquires Arizona Skilled Nursing Facility; 03/04/2018 – ENSIGN GROUP BUYS AZ SKILLED NURSING FACILITY; 07/05/2018 – Ensign Energy 1Q Rev C$258.5M; 20/03/2018 The Ensign Group Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.045 Per Share; 02/05/2018 – Ensign Group Non-Deal Roadshow Scheduled By Seaport for May. 9

Bowling Portfolio Management Llc increased Boise Cascade Llc (NYSE:BCC) stake by 31,804 shares to 38,564 valued at $1.42 million in 2018Q3. It also upped Kroger Co (NYSE:KR) stake by 123,164 shares and now owns 210,482 shares. Walker & Dunlop Inc (NYSE:WD) was raised too.

Since August 23, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 14 sales for $7.48 million activity. The insider Snapper Suzanne D. sold $913,036. Wittekind Beverly B. sold 5,000 shares worth $193,042. $7,840 worth of The Ensign Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENSG) shares were sold by Port Barry. 4,000 shares were sold by Nackel John G., worth $156,000 on Friday, October 5. On Tuesday, September 4 the insider Keetch Chad sold $7,608.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.39 in Q3 2018. Its up 0.20, from 1.19 in 2018Q2. It is positive, as 11 investors sold ENSG shares while 59 reduced holdings. 32 funds opened positions while 65 raised stakes. 42.72 million shares or 0.57% less from 42.97 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. 261,369 are owned by Amer Century Companies Inc. Ls Investment Ltd Liability Corp invested in 4,102 shares. Northcoast Asset Ltd Liability Corporation has 0.07% invested in The Ensign Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENSG) for 31,446 shares. Creative Planning invested 0.01% of its portfolio in The Ensign Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENSG). Panagora Asset Mgmt accumulated 154,579 shares. Ny State Common Retirement Fund holds 0% or 90,476 shares in its portfolio. Hightower Advsr Llc holds 5,547 shares. Bessemer Group invested 0.01% of its portfolio in The Ensign Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENSG). Psagot Invest House owns 15,000 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. Bridgeway holds 99,400 shares. Parametric Port Assoc Limited Liability Corp has 236,431 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania School Empls Retrmt System holds 0.01% of its portfolio in The Ensign Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENSG) for 11,689 shares. Advisory Ser Networks Limited Liability Com reported 390 shares. Credit Suisse Ag, Switzerland-based fund reported 36,671 shares. Stratos Wealth Prtnrs invested in 800 shares or 0% of the stock.

More notable recent The Ensign Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENSG) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “New Research Coverage Highlights Overstock, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Molecular Templates, The Ensign Group, Limoneira, and Primo Water — Consolidated Revenues, Company Growth, and Expectations for 2019 – Nasdaq” on February 12, 2019, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “Health Care Sector Update for 02/07/2019: ENSG,CAH,OSUR – Nasdaq” published on February 07, 2019, Nasdaq.com published: “Health Care Sector Update for 02/07/2019: SNN,ENSG,CAH,OSUR – Nasdaq” on February 07, 2019. More interesting news about The Ensign Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENSG) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “Zacks.com featured highlights include: Ralph Lauren, Ensign, SkyWest, Cree and Est??e Lauder – Nasdaq” published on February 13, 2019 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “New Strong Buy Stocks for February 11th – Nasdaq” with publication date: February 11, 2019.

Among 2 analysts covering Ensign Group (NASDAQ:ENSG), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Ensign Group had 2 analyst reports since August 16, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. Stifel Nicolaus maintained The Ensign Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENSG) rating on Thursday, August 16. Stifel Nicolaus has “Hold” rating and $34 target. The firm earned “Overweight” rating on Friday, November 2 by Cantor Fitzgerald.

Among 3 analysts covering Denbury Resources (NYSE:DNR), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. Denbury Resources had 3 analyst reports since August 15, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Wednesday, August 15, the company rating was upgraded by Johnson Rice.

Investors sentiment decreased to 2.01 in Q3 2018. Its down 0.06, from 2.07 in 2018Q2. It turned negative, as 16 investors sold DNR shares while 51 reduced holdings. 48 funds opened positions while 87 raised stakes. 397.37 million shares or 2.41% more from 388.01 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. 1.75M are held by Canada Pension Plan Invest Board. Texas Permanent School Fund has invested 0.02% in Denbury Resources Inc. (NYSE:DNR). Nj State Employees Deferred Compensation Plan invested in 100,000 shares or 0.11% of the stock. Balyasny Asset Mgmt Ltd Liability holds 0% of its portfolio in Denbury Resources Inc. (NYSE:DNR) for 19,704 shares. Callahan Advsrs Lc invested in 20,000 shares or 0.02% of the stock. Sei Investments stated it has 4,872 shares. Tiaa Cref Investment Mngmt Limited Company has invested 0% in Denbury Resources Inc. (NYSE:DNR). Woodstock Corp has 0.04% invested in Denbury Resources Inc. (NYSE:DNR). Manufacturers Life The holds 295,239 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Price T Rowe Md reported 0% of its portfolio in Denbury Resources Inc. (NYSE:DNR). Retail Bank Of New York Mellon has 0.01% invested in Denbury Resources Inc. (NYSE:DNR). Sector Pension Invest Board owns 319,236 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Dimensional Fund LP invested in 0.05% or 20.02M shares. Nordea Investment Mngmt Ab holds 0% or 208,700 shares in its portfolio. Lpl Financial Ltd holds 0% of its portfolio in Denbury Resources Inc. (NYSE:DNR) for 52,753 shares.

Since August 23, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 1 insider sale for $97,200 activity. 20,000 shares were sold by Matthews James S., worth $97,200.

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