Koshinski Asset Management Has Increased Occidental Pete Del (OXY) Position; Duke Energy Has 0.91 Sentiment

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Duke Energy Corp (DUK) investors sentiment decreased to 0.91 in Q3 2018. It’s down -0.04, from 0.95 in 2018Q2. The ratio has dropped, as 391 institutional investors started new or increased stock positions, while 432 trimmed and sold positions in Duke Energy Corp. The institutional investors in our database now own: 408.54 million shares, down from 8.11 billion shares in 2018Q2. Also, the number of institutional investors holding Duke Energy Corp in top ten stock positions decreased from 10 to 8 for a decrease of 2. Sold All: 46 Reduced: 386 Increased: 312 New Position: 79.

Koshinski Asset Management Inc increased Occidental Pete Corp Del (OXY) stake by 88.48% reported in 2018Q3 SEC filing. Koshinski Asset Management Inc acquired 15,810 shares as Occidental Pete Corp Del (OXY)’s stock declined 16.18%. The Koshinski Asset Management Inc holds 33,679 shares with $2.77M value, up from 17,869 last quarter. Occidental Pete Corp Del now has $49.65 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.03% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $65.76. About 2.74M shares traded. Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) has declined 7.16% since January 10, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 7.16% the S&P500. Some Historical OXY News: 09/05/2018 – OCCIDENTAL PETROLEUM CORP OXY.N SAYS PRODUCTION FORECAST ASSUMES $63/BARREL WTI OIL PRICE CLc1 AND $67 BRENT PRICE LCOc1 FOR REST OF YEAR; 08/05/2018 – OCCIDENTAL PETROLEUM SEES 2018 OIL & GAS SEGMENT PERMIAN RESOURCES PRODUCTION OF 198 — 210 MBOED; 08/05/2018 – OCCIDENTAL SEES 2Q TOTAL OIL & GAS PRODUCTION 628–648 MBOED; 22/04/2018 – DJ Occidental Petroleum Corporation, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (OXY); 09/05/2018 – OCCIDENTAL WILL BE “OPPORTUNISTIC” IN USES OF EXCESS CASH; 08/05/2018 – OCCIDENTAL ON OUTLOOK FOR MIDLAND TO GULF COAST SAYS PIPELINE CONSTRAINTS WILL REQUIRE RAIL AND TRUCK UTILIZATION; 08/05/2018 – OCCIDENTAL PETROLEUM CORP – OIL AND GAS PRE-TAX INCOME FOR THE FIRST QUARTER OF 2018 WAS $750 MILLION, COMPARED TO $44 MILLION FOR THE PRIOR QUARTER; 08/05/2018 – OCCIDENTAL PETROLEUM CORP – SEES CHEMICAL SEGMENT ABOUT $300 MLN PRE-TAX INCOME IN 2Q18E; 08/05/2018 – OCCIDENTAL PETROLEUM – RAISED 2018 GUIDANCE; 20/04/2018 – Occidental Rises for 10 Days; Tied for Longest Rally

The stock increased 0.27% or $0.23 during the last trading session, reaching $85.04. About 1.88M shares traded. Duke Energy Corporation (DUK) has risen 2.97% since January 10, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 2.97% the S&P500. Some Historical DUK News: 13/04/2018 – DUKE ENERGY MAKES `MINOR’ ADJUSTMENTS TO ALTERNATE ROUTE; 10/05/2018 – DUKE WILL BE AT LOW END OF 4%-6% GROWTH TARGET FOR 2019; 14/05/2018 – DUKE RAISES HARRIS 1 REACTOR TO 100% POWER FROM 30%: NRC; 21/05/2018 – DUKE RAISES OCONEE 3 REACTOR TO 100% POWER FROM 0% FRIDAY: NRC; 27/04/2018 – Rising fuel costs to increase Duke Energy Progress customer bills in South Carolina; 10/05/2018 – DUKE SEES FLORIDA CITRUS COUNTY GAS PLANT IN SERVICE THIS YR; 07/05/2018 – Duke Energy helps South Carolina customers go solar with more than $50 million in rebates; 15/03/2018 – Duke Energy funding N.C. wood stove changeout program to improve air quality; 16/05/2018 – DUKE ENERGY CAROLINAS – FINANCIAL TERMS OF DEAL ARE NOT BEING DISCLOSED PRESENTLY; 10/05/2018 – DUKE SEES 0.5 PERCENT POWER RETAIL GROWTH LONG-TERM

Bruce & Co. Inc. holds 5.39% of its portfolio in Duke Energy Corporation for 347,788 shares. Cincinnati Casualty Co owns 66,300 shares or 4.37% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Symons Capital Management Inc has 3.94% invested in the company for 148,291 shares. The New York-based Zimmer Partners Lp has invested 3.78% in the stock. Canal Insurance Co, a South Carolina-based fund reported 150,166 shares.

Analysts await Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) to report earnings on February, 19. They expect $0.91 earnings per share, down 3.19% or $0.03 from last year’s $0.94 per share. DUK’s profit will be $648.72 million for 23.36 P/E if the $0.91 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.65 actual earnings per share reported by Duke Energy Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -44.85% negative EPS growth.

Duke Energy Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an energy firm in the United States. The company has market cap of $60.62 billion. It operates through three divisions: Electric Utilities and Infrastructure, Gas Utilities and Infrastructure, and Commercial Renewables. It has a 20.71 P/E ratio. The Electric Utilities and Infrastructure segment generates, transmits, distributes, and sells electricity in the Carolinas, Florida, and the Midwest; uses coal, hydroelectric, natural gas, oil, renewable generation, and nuclear fuel to generate electricity; and engages in the wholesale of electricity to municipalities, electric cooperative utilities, and other load-serving entities.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.13 in Q3 2018. Its up 0.08, from 1.05 in 2018Q2. It improved, as 49 investors sold OXY shares while 324 reduced holdings. 99 funds opened positions while 322 raised stakes. 590.97 million shares or 0.23% less from 592.33 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Natixis Ltd Partnership invested 0.15% of its portfolio in Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY). Van Eck holds 153,592 shares. Creative Planning invested 0.02% of its portfolio in Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY). Moreover, Franklin Res Inc has 0.35% invested in Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) for 8.44M shares. Hightower Advsr Limited Liability Company invested in 61,919 shares or 0.04% of the stock. 3,577 were reported by Rockland. Macquarie Group holds 1.26% of its portfolio in Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) for 9.40M shares. Thrivent For Lutherans invested in 100,691 shares. Mycio Wealth Prns Llc reported 5,386 shares. Citigroup reported 0.06% in Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY). Girard Partners Ltd owns 2,650 shares for 0.04% of their portfolio. Covington has invested 0.02% of its portfolio in Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY). Rothschild And Asset Management Us reported 0.21% of its portfolio in Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY). Woodmont Investment Counsel Limited Liability holds 0.89% of its portfolio in Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) for 39,689 shares. Moreover, Steinberg Asset Mngmt has 0.86% invested in Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY).

Among 9 analysts covering Occidental Petroleum (NYSE:OXY), 8 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 89% are positive. Occidental Petroleum had 12 analyst reports since July 12, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Monday, November 5 by Morgan Stanley. Bank of America maintained the shares of OXY in report on Friday, August 17 with “Buy” rating. Morgan Stanley maintained the shares of OXY in report on Friday, October 12 with “Overweight” rating. The rating was maintained by JP Morgan on Friday, August 10 with “Neutral”. The rating was upgraded by Edward Jones on Tuesday, September 18 to “Buy”. Citigroup maintained Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) on Wednesday, November 14 with “Buy” rating. Morgan Stanley maintained the stock with “Overweight” rating in Tuesday, November 20 report. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Wednesday, November 7 by Evercore. The company was upgraded on Monday, October 22 by Raymond James. PiperJaffray reinitiated Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) on Friday, September 28 with “Overweight” rating.

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