Caledonia Private Investments Pty LTD Has Upped Vulcan Materials Co (VMC) Stake By $8.15 Million; Shorts at Suburban Propane Partners L P (SPH) Lowered By 3.99%

February 18, 2018 - By Hazel Jackson

Suburban Propane Partners L P (NYSE:SPH) had a decrease of 3.99% in short interest. SPH’s SI was 1.43 million shares in February as released by FINRA. Its down 3.99% from 1.49M shares previously. With 294,800 avg volume, 5 days are for Suburban Propane Partners L P (NYSE:SPH)’s short sellers to cover SPH’s short positions. The SI to Suburban Propane Partners L P’s float is 2.37%. The stock decreased 1.12% or $0.28 during the last trading session, reaching $24.72. About 187,945 shares traded. Suburban Propane Partners, L.P. (NYSE:SPH) has declined 28.60% since February 18, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 45.30% the S&P500.

Caledonia Private Investments Pty Ltd increased Vulcan Materials Co (VMC) stake by 5.11% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Caledonia Private Investments Pty Ltd acquired 68,482 shares as Vulcan Materials Co (VMC)’s stock rose 5.55%. The Caledonia Private Investments Pty Ltd holds 1.41 million shares with $168.55 million value, up from 1.34M last quarter. Vulcan Materials Co now has $16.74B valuation. The stock decreased 5.17% or $6.9 during the last trading session, reaching $126.57. About 3.24M shares traded or 131.99% up from the average. Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE:VMC) has risen 10.59% since February 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 6.11% the S&P500.

Among 8 analysts covering Suburban Propane Partners (NYSE:SPH), 3 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 38% are positive. Suburban Propane Partners had 22 analyst reports since August 10, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Citigroup upgraded it to “Buy” rating and $2700 target in Thursday, July 27 report. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, December 30 by Stifel Nicolaus. The rating was downgraded by Stifel Nicolaus on Friday, March 18 to “Hold”. On Wednesday, March 2 the stock rating was initiated by Janney Capital with “Buy”. Citigroup upgraded the shares of SPH in report on Friday, February 5 to “Buy” rating. Stifel Nicolaus upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Thursday, October 13 report. On Friday, May 20 the stock rating was downgraded by Citigroup to “Neutral”. Stifel Nicolaus maintained it with “Hold” rating and $25.0 target in Thursday, September 21 report. The stock has “Neutral” rating by UBS on Monday, August 10. As per Wednesday, January 3, the company rating was upgraded by UBS.

Suburban Propane Partners, L.P., through its subsidiaries, engages in the retail marketing and distribution of propane, fuel oil, and refined fuels. The company has market cap of $1.52 billion. The Company’s Propane segment is involved in the retail distribution of propane to residential, commercial, industrial, and agricultural customers, as well as in the wholesale distribution to industrial end users. It has a 37.34 P/E ratio. This segment offers propane primarily for space heating, water heating, cooking, and clothes drying in the residential and commercial markets; for use as a motor fuel in internal combustion engines to power over-the-road vehicles, forklifts, and stationary engines, as well as to fire furnaces and as a cutting gas to the industrial customers; and for tobacco curing, crop drying, poultry brooding, and weed control in the agricultural markets.

Investors sentiment is 0.79 in Q3 2017. Its the same as in 2017Q2. It has no change, as 16 investors sold Suburban Propane Partners, L.P. shares while 36 reduced holdings. only 13 funds opened positions while 28 raised stakes. 14.97 million shares or 0.98% less from 15.12 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Da Davidson Com accumulated 12,198 shares. Novare Cap Mgmt Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 0.43% or 93,345 shares in its portfolio. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management owns 2,077 shares. 400 are held by Lenox Wealth. Pnc Fin Service Grp Incorporated reported 42,722 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Trust Of Vermont owns 9,000 shares. Alliancebernstein Lp stated it has 0% in Suburban Propane Partners, L.P. (NYSE:SPH). California Employees Retirement System holds 95,216 shares. Comml Bank Of Mellon Corporation has 19,086 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Neuberger Berman Grp Inc Ltd holds 0% of its portfolio in Suburban Propane Partners, L.P. (NYSE:SPH) for 20,356 shares. Community Bank & Trust Na reported 10 shares. Raymond James & Assoc holds 0% of its portfolio in Suburban Propane Partners, L.P. (NYSE:SPH) for 53,022 shares. Estabrook Cap Mngmt reported 0% stake. Creative Planning holds 24,380 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Commonwealth Equity Service holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Suburban Propane Partners, L.P. (NYSE:SPH) for 58,179 shares.

Since September 18, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 insider sale for $51,471 activity. Shares for $51,471 were sold by LOGAN HAROLD R JR on Monday, September 18.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.06 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.11, from 0.95 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 47 investors sold VMC shares while 159 reduced holdings. 55 funds opened positions while 163 raised stakes. 115.33 million shares or 2.76% more from 112.23 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Credit Suisse Ag owns 177,235 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Birmingham Cap Mngmt Al holds 0.09% of its portfolio in Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE:VMC) for 1,824 shares. Gam Ag holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE:VMC) for 2,836 shares. State Bank Of Nova Scotia holds 0.02% in Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE:VMC) or 22,917 shares. Legal & General Gru Public Ltd Company stated it has 634,816 shares. Raymond James Services Advsrs owns 45,012 shares. Ascend Cap Ltd accumulated 1.24% or 274,308 shares. Thompson Siegel Walmsley Limited Com holds 0% or 860 shares in its portfolio. Natixis has invested 0% of its portfolio in Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE:VMC). Asset holds 0.05% or 12,634 shares in its portfolio. Harvey Management stated it has 40,625 shares. Pennsylvania-based Glenmede Na has invested 0% in Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE:VMC). Third Point Llc holds 2.36% in Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE:VMC) or 2.35 million shares. Lombard Odier Asset Management (Europe) owns 1,764 shares. Metropolitan Life Insur New York has invested 0.05% in Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE:VMC).

Among 14 analysts covering Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE:VMC), 10 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 71% are positive. Vulcan Materials Company had 39 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Jefferies maintained Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE:VMC) on Friday, February 16 with “Hold” rating. The rating was maintained by Bank of America on Monday, February 5 with “Neutral”. The stock has “Buy” rating by BB&T Capital on Wednesday, May 4. The company was initiated on Tuesday, December 12 by Barclays Capital. The stock has “Buy” rating by Stephens on Wednesday, January 3. The stock has “Overweight” rating by Stephens on Thursday, August 3. Jefferies maintained it with “Hold” rating and $114.0 target in Monday, August 21 report. The firm has “Buy” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Monday, October 9. The firm has “Hold” rating by Jefferies given on Wednesday, January 17. The stock of Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE:VMC) earned “Buy” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Tuesday, September 26.

Receive News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings with our FREE daily email newsletter.

Free Email Newsletter

Enter your email address below to get the latest news and analysts' ratings for your stocks with our free daily email newsletter:


Recent Posts

>