Exxon Mobil (XOM) Shareholder Barr E S & Co Has Decreased Its Holding by $1.27 Million as Shares Declined; Greenwood Capital Associates Cut Conocophillips (COP) Stake by $3.67 Million

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Greenwood Capital Associates Llc decreased its stake in Conocophillips (COP) by 35.39% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Greenwood Capital Associates Llc sold 47,640 shares as the company’s stock declined 8.36% with the market. The institutional investor held 86,969 shares of the integrated oil company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $6.73 million, down from 134,609 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Greenwood Capital Associates Llc who had been investing in Conocophillips for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $77.16B market cap company. The stock increased 0.49% or $0.33 during the last trading session, reaching $67.78. About 5.84 million shares traded. ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) has risen 29.01% since February 14, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 29.01% the S&P500. Some Historical COP News: 06/03/2018 – CERAWEEK – CONOCOPHILLIPS COP.N CEO SAYS SHALE OUTPUT WILL TAKE UP RISING PART OF COMPANY’S PRODUCTION OVER TIME; 08/05/2018 – Curacao faces ‘potential crisis’ from Venezuela-Conoco row – PM; 16/03/2018 – EIN ConocoPhillips: Cenovus seeks partner for C$1.3 bln Narrows Lake project; 26/04/2018 – VENEZUELA SAYS $2 BLN CONOCOPHILLIPS COP.N AWARD IS A “TOUGH LESSON” FOR OIL MULTINATIONAL AS LESS THAN 10PCT OF ORIGINAL CLAIM; 30/04/2018 – ConocoPhillips Does Not Endorse Baker Mills’ Unsolicited Mini-Tender Offer; 28/03/2018 – ConocoPhillips Announces Early Results of Cash Tender Offer; 15/05/2018 – CONOCOPHILLIPS COP.N CEO SAYS ‘NOT CLOSE’ TO RECOUPING $2 BILLION FROM PDVSA PDVSA.UL; 06/03/2018 – CERAWEEK – CONOCOPHILLIPS COP.N CEO SAYS E&P INDUSTRY DESTROYED VALUE OVER LAST 10-15 YEARS; 26/04/2018 – ConocoPhillips ups output forecast for 2018; 23/05/2018 – CONOCOPHILLIPS – TENDER OFFER WILL EXPIRE ONE MINUTE AFTER 11:59 P.M., NEW YORK CITY TIME, ON JUNE 20, 2018

Barr E S & Co decreased its stake in Exxon Mobil Corp (XOM) by 4.49% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Barr E S & Co sold 14,950 shares as the company’s stock declined 6.33% with the market. The hedge fund held 318,340 shares of the integrated oil company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $27.07 million, down from 333,290 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Barr E S & Co who had been investing in Exxon Mobil Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $323.07B market cap company. The stock increased 1.13% or $0.85 during the last trading session, reaching $76.25. About 13.21M shares traded. Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) has declined 7.28% since February 14, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 7.28% the S&P500. Some Historical XOM News: 27/04/2018 – Energy Gives Back Some Gains After Exxon Earnings — Energy Roundup; 12/04/2018 – EXXONMOBIL XOM.N – PRODUCTION TO INCREASE IN COMING WEEKS; LNG CARGO DELIVERIES TO COMMENCE SOON; 23/05/2018 – Exxon to Cut Natural Gas Flaring 25% by 2020 in Emissions Push; 09/05/2018 – Blackrock Group Adds Aptiv, Exits Barrick Gold, Cuts Exxon: 13F; 23/05/2018 – ExxonMobil Announces Greenhouse Gas Reduction Measures; 30/04/2018 – Former Exxon executive calls on oil industry to clean up its climate act; 23/05/2018 – Exxon Mobil Aims for 25% Reduction in Flaring by 2020; 30/05/2018 – EXXON: CARBON CAPTURE CRITICAL TO ACHIEVING 2-DEGREE SCENARIO; 19/03/2018 – Exxon Mobil buys LNG to chill quake-hit Papua New Guinea project – traders; 31/05/2018 – Shell: Kaikias Co-owned by BP (23%), Exxon Mobil (16%), and ConocoPhillips (16%)

Investors sentiment increased to 0.94 in Q3 2018. Its up 0.07, from 0.87 in 2018Q2. It increased, as 45 investors sold COP shares while 469 reduced holdings. 120 funds opened positions while 361 raised stakes. 789.31 million shares or 1.47% less from 801.11 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Flossbach Von Storch Ag accumulated 152,500 shares. Sumitomo Life Insur has invested 0.49% in ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP). Fishman Jay A Ltd Mi reported 38,115 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Clarivest Asset Mngmt Limited Liability Com invested in 0% or 12 shares. Acg Wealth owns 6,799 shares for 0.07% of their portfolio. The Colorado-based Northstar Invest Advsrs Ltd Liability Co has invested 0.04% in ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP). Wellington Mgmt Gp Llp invested in 16.17 million shares. Highstreet Asset Management holds 31,738 shares or 0.14% of its portfolio. Mount Vernon Assoc Md reported 0.31% in ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP). Alpha Cubed Invests Ltd holds 8,521 shares. The Virginia-based Davenport And Ltd Co has invested 0.06% in ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP). Cue Fincl Gru reported 0.12% stake. Lehman Finance Incorporated accumulated 5,161 shares. Trust Of Virginia Va has invested 0.05% in ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP). Huber Mngmt Ltd Company has invested 0.22% in ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP).

Greenwood Capital Associates Llc, which manages about $970.61M and $459.05 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Coresite Rlty Corp (NYSE:COR) by 3,427 shares to 5,463 shares, valued at $607,000 in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Therapeuticsmd Inc (NYSEMKT:TXMD) by 77,380 shares in the quarter, for a total of 164,023 shares, and has risen its stake in Home Depot Inc (NYSE:HD).

More important recent ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) news were published by: Fool.com which released: “Will This Oil Stock Keep Its Foot on the Accelerator in Q4? – Motley Fool” on February 13, 2019, also Seekingalpha.com published article titled: “ConocoPhillips 2018 Q4 – Results – Earnings Call Slides – Seeking Alpha”, Benzinga.com published: “ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) – ConocoPhillips Q4 Earnings Preview – Benzinga” on January 30, 2019. More interesting news about ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) was released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “ConocoPhillips Q4 2018 Earnings Preview – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: January 30, 2019.

Since August 22, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 4 sales for $20.77 million activity. Another trade for 18,882 shares valued at $1.34M was sold by Schwarz Glenda Mae. $4.27 million worth of ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) was sold by Wallette Don E Jr.. On Wednesday, August 22 KELLY JANET LANGFORD sold $3.62M worth of ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) or 50,000 shares.

Among 28 analysts covering ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP), 17 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 61% are positive. ConocoPhillips had 120 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Deutsche Bank maintained the shares of COP in report on Tuesday, March 29 with “Buy” rating. The company was upgraded on Friday, July 28 by Bank of America. The firm has “Outperform” rating by Cowen & Co given on Monday, December 12. Bernstein initiated the shares of COP in report on Friday, August 7 with “Outperform” rating. Morgan Stanley maintained the shares of COP in report on Wednesday, January 24 with “Equal-Weight” rating. The firm earned “Overweight” rating on Friday, October 27 by Barclays Capital. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital on Friday, February 2 with “Overweight”. The firm has “Underperform” rating given on Thursday, April 21 by Jefferies. The stock of ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) has “Overweight” rating given on Friday, April 27 by Barclays Capital. Edward Jones upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Monday, November 7 report.

Since September 19, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 8 insider sales for $6.53 million activity. Rosenthal David S had sold 7,562 shares worth $614,337. $619,861 worth of Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) shares were sold by Schleckser Robert N. Corson Bradley W had sold 15,000 shares worth $1.09 million on Wednesday, December 19. On Tuesday, December 11 Verity John R sold $1.22 million worth of Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) or 15,850 shares. Wojnar Theodore J Jr had sold 9,658 shares worth $757,284. $746,620 worth of Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) was sold by Spellings James M Jr.

Among 29 analysts covering Exxon Mobil (NYSE:XOM), 12 have Buy rating, 6 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 41% are positive. Exxon Mobil had 103 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Strong-Buy” rating given on Wednesday, August 12 by Vetr. The stock of Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, April 19 by Jefferies. The rating was downgraded by Raymond James on Wednesday, November 18 to “Underperform”. The firm has “Underweight” rating by Morgan Stanley given on Wednesday, January 24. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, March 8 by Bank of America. The company was upgraded on Wednesday, September 6 by UBS. As per Monday, December 11, the company rating was initiated by Credit Suisse. Raymond James upgraded the shares of XOM in report on Monday, April 23 to “Hold” rating. The company was maintained on Thursday, October 19 by Jefferies. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, October 18 by BMO Capital Markets.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.72 in Q3 2018. Its down 0.21, from 0.93 in 2018Q2. It dropped, as 38 investors sold XOM shares while 848 reduced holdings. 112 funds opened positions while 529 raised stakes. 2.17 billion shares or 0.56% more from 2.16 billion shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Wealthfront owns 0.08% invested in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) for 100,979 shares. Calamos Wealth Mgmt Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 1.37% stake. Broderick Brian C owns 92,255 shares or 2.66% of their US portfolio. Mitchell Sinkler Starr Pa owns 27,332 shares or 2.43% of their US portfolio. Blackrock invested 0.98% in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM). Lockheed Martin Investment Mgmt Company holds 0.08% or 22,500 shares. Amp Cap Investors Ltd has invested 0.76% in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM). Rampart Investment Ltd Co accumulated 1.58% or 77,745 shares. Moreover, Matrix Asset has 1.25% invested in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) for 92,303 shares. Ledyard State Bank reported 158,423 shares or 1.53% of all its holdings. Rock Point Advsr Ltd Liability Corp has 7,517 shares. Moreover, Kistler has 1.97% invested in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) for 55,984 shares. Aqr Cap Limited Liability Company has invested 0.33% in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM). Van Strum And Towne Inc accumulated 35,889 shares. Susquehanna Intl Grp Llp owns 622,081 shares.

More notable recent Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) news were published by: 247Wallst.com which released: “Natural Gas Price Slips After Withdrawals Fall Short – 24/7 Wall St.” on February 07, 2019, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Exxon Mobil: The Tiger Keeps Delivering – Seeking Alpha” published on February 07, 2019, Benzinga.com published: “Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC), Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) – Port Report: Refiner Inaction Seen Ahead Of IMO 2020, But Some Planning For New Fuel Rules – Benzinga” on February 04, 2019. More interesting news about Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Exxon Mobil: Lowest Yield This Decade – Seeking Alpha” published on February 13, 2019 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Exxon confirms Beaumont expansion, creating U.S. refinery leader – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: January 29, 2019.

Barr E S & Co, which manages about $978.77M and $1.02 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Diamond Hill Invt Cl A (NASDAQ:DHIL) by 19,160 shares to 81,272 shares, valued at $13.44 million in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Goldman Sachs Inc (NYSE:GS) by 19,758 shares in the quarter, for a total of 186,390 shares, and has risen its stake in Mgm Mirage (NYSE:MGM).

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