48.36 % to Target, Stifel Nicolaus Keeps ‘”Buy”’ Rating on Energen Corp (NYSE:EGN) Shares Today

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Investors sentiment increased to 1.27 in 2018 Q2. Its up 0.03, from 1.24 in 2018Q1. It increased, as 32 investors sold Energen Corporation shares while 91 reduced holdings. 65 funds opened positions while 91 raised stakes. 88.08 million shares or 4.33% more from 84.42 million shares in 2018Q1 were reported.

Chevy Chase Tru holds 0% of its portfolio in Energen Corporation (NYSE:EGN) for 3,050 shares. Regions Fincl Corporation owns 32,321 shares or 0.03% of their US portfolio. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement Systems has 128,614 shares. Sun Life invested in 0% or 343 shares. Goldman Sachs Group Inc Incorporated Inc holds 1.05 million shares or 0.02% of its portfolio. Deutsche Savings Bank Ag stated it has 658,105 shares or 0.03% of all its holdings. Virginia Retirement Et Al owns 30,100 shares. Bb&T Secs Limited Liability Company invested 0% of its portfolio in Energen Corporation (NYSE:EGN). Metropolitan Life Insurance stated it has 27,828 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Investec Asset Mgmt stated it has 0.04% in Energen Corporation (NYSE:EGN). Baldwin Ltd Liability Com reported 10,291 shares. 187,448 were accumulated by Panagora Asset Inc. Clear Harbor Asset Limited Liability Company stated it has 120,796 shares or 1.64% of all its holdings. Invest Counselors Of Maryland Llc accumulated 5,356 shares. Warren Averett Asset Mgmt Limited Liability Com reported 0.24% of its portfolio in Energen Corporation (NYSE:EGN).

Since June 21, 2018, it had 8 insider buys, and 1 sale for $266.57 million activity. On Thursday, August 23 the insider LYNCH RUSSELL E. JR. sold $173,727.

Energen Corp (NYSE:EGN) Rating Reaffirmed

Stifel Nicolaus now has a $107.0000 TP on the $7.03B market cap company or 48.36 % upside potential. In analysts report published on Sunday, 25 November, Energen Corp (NYSE:EGN) shares have had their “Buy” Rating reaffirmed by equity analysts at Stifel Nicolaus.

Energen Corporation (NYSE:EGN) Ratings Coverage

Among 7 analysts covering Energen (NYSE:EGN), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 29% are positive. Energen has $10700 highest and $74 lowest target. $82.40’s average target is 14.25% above currents $72.12 stock price. Energen had 10 analyst reports since July 12, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was downgraded by Argus Research to “Hold” on Tuesday, September 11. The firm has “Equal-Weight” rating by Morgan Stanley given on Friday, October 12. The rating was downgraded by Johnson Rice on Wednesday, August 15 to “Hold”. On Thursday, July 12 the stock rating was downgraded by Morgan Stanley to “Equal-Weight”. The rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley on Wednesday, September 26 with “Equal-Weight”. As per Friday, July 20, the company rating was downgraded by Williams Capital Group. The stock of Energen Corporation (NYSE:EGN) has “Buy” rating given on Sunday, November 25 by Stifel Nicolaus. As per Wednesday, August 8, the company rating was downgraded by Imperial Capital. The stock of Energen Corporation (NYSE:EGN) earned “Equal-Weight” rating by Morgan Stanley on Tuesday, November 20.

The stock increased 2.11% or $1.49 during the last trading session, reaching $72.12. About 3.44M shares traded or 149.20% up from the average. Energen Corporation (NYSE:EGN) has risen 46.87% since December 2, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 31.25% the S&P500.

Energen Corporation, through its subsidiary, Energen Resources Corporation, engages in the exploration, development, and production of oil, natural gas liquids, and natural gas. The company has market cap of $7.03 billion. It has activities within the Midland Basin, the Delaware Basin, and the Central Basin Platform areas of the Permian Basin in west Texas and New Mexico. It has a 16.68 P/E ratio.

More notable recent Energen Corporation (NYSE:EGN) news were published by: Benzinga.com which released: “Imperial Capital: Energen (NYSE:EGN) Is ‘Doing All The Right Things,’ And Its Valuation Shows It – Benzinga” on August 08, 2018, also Streetinsider.com with their article: “Paulson’s 13F Shows New Stake in Nielsen (NLSN), Dun & Bradstreet (DNB), Exits Comcast (CMCSA) (More…) – StreetInsider.com” published on November 14, 2018, Streetinsider.com published: “Lamb Weston Holdings (LW), Maxim Integrated Products (MXIM) and Diamondback Energy (FANG) Set to Join S&P 500; Others to Join S&P MidCap 400 and S&P SmallCap 600 – StreetInsider.com” on November 26, 2018. More interesting news about Energen Corporation (NYSE:EGN) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Energen: Greater Than 35% Upside – Seeking Alpha” published on July 05, 2018 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Diamondback Energy to buy Energen in all-stock deal worth $9.2B – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: August 14, 2018.

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