As Viper Energy Partners LP (VNOM) Market Value Rose, Hite Hedge Asset Management Has Increased by $31.08 Million Its Stake; Verizon Communications (VZ) Stock Price Declined While Syntal Capital Partners Has Lifted Stake

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Syntal Capital Partners Llc increased its stake in Verizon Communications Inc (VZ) by 50.89% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Syntal Capital Partners Llc bought 6,158 shares as the company’s stock declined 6.36% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 18,258 shares of the telecommunications equipment company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $1.03M, up from 12,100 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Syntal Capital Partners Llc who had been investing in Verizon Communications Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $239.70B market cap company. The stock increased 0.10% or $0.06 during the last trading session, reaching $58.01. About 4.52M shares traded. Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) has risen 17.26% since March 15, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 12.89% the S&P500. Some Historical VZ News: 20/04/2018 – U.S. said to investigate AT&T, Verizon over wireless collusion claim; 16/03/2018 – KCBS: Armed Thieves Targeting Bay Area Verizon Stores; 22/03/2018 – Verizon Will Pay Fixed Annual Amount for Professional Services Throughout Term of Amendment and One-time Hosting Conversion Fee; 24/04/2018 – VERIZON 1Q OPER REV. $31.8B, EST. $31.28B; 24/04/2018 – Verizon Subscriber Uptick Tops Estimates, Easing Growth Concerns; 10/04/2018 – Secret Service: April 10, 2018 U.S. Secret Service Partners with Private Sector in 2018 Verizon Data Breach Investigations; 26/04/2018 – Globalstar’s FiberLight deal presented longer-term solution than activist proposal; 12/03/2018 – Data breach victims can sue Yahoo in the United States -judge; 30/05/2018 – VERIZON IS SAID TO BE EXCLUSIVE U.S. CARRIER FOR PIXEL PHONES; 12/04/2018 – Consumer Watchdog Calls on Google, Verizon, Comcast and AT&T to Follow Facebook and Drop Opposition to Privacy Ballot Initiative; Calls on Mark Zuckerberg to Become Face of Campaign

Hite Hedge Asset Management Llc increased its stake in Viper Energy Partners Lp (VNOM) by 221.4% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Hite Hedge Asset Management Llc bought 1.20M shares as the company’s stock rose 15.74% with the market. The hedge fund held 1.74M shares of the oil & gas production company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $45.19 million, up from 539,917 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Hite Hedge Asset Management Llc who had been investing in Viper Energy Partners Lp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $4.51 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 1.04% or $0.35 during the last trading session, reaching $33.43. About 30,309 shares traded. Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM) has risen 43.42% since March 15, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 39.05% the S&P500. Some Historical VNOM News: 29/03/2018 – VIPER ENERGY PARTNERS – CHANGE OF CO’S FEDERAL INCOME TAX STATUS FROM PASS-THROUGH PARTNERSHIP TO TAXABLE ENTITY VIA A “CHECK BOX” ELECTION; 03/04/2018 – Viper Networks Engages ChainBytes for Weather Capture Development on Smart LED Poles; 01/05/2018 – VIPER ENERGY 1Q OPER INCOME $62.4M, EST. $61.2M; 03/05/2018 – VIPER ENERGY PARTNERS LP VNOM.O : NORTHLAND CAPITAL RAISES TARGET PRICE TO $38 FROM $29; 29/03/2018 – Viper Energy Partners LP, a Subsidiary of Diamondback Energy, Inc., Announces Proposed Election to Change Tax Status From Pass-; 29/03/2018 – VIPER ENERGY PARTNERS – MINERALS BUSINESS TO CONTINUE TO BE TAXED AS PARTNERSHIP FOR FEDERAL, STATE INCOME TAX PURPOSES; 10/04/2018 – Viper Energy Partners LP, a Subsidiary of Diamondback Energy, Inc., Announces Its First Quarter 2018 Cash Distribution and Provides an Update on First Quarter Production; 24/05/2018 – BIRIMIAN LTD ANNOUNCES GOVERNMENT OF MALI APPROVAL FOR MINING OF VIPER AND N’TIOLA AREAS OF INTEREST; 23/05/2018 – Viper Equity Partners of Palm Beach Brings Private Equity Firms and Healthcare Together; 21/05/2018 – VIPER ENERGY PARTNERS LP VNOM.O : SIMMONS RAISES TARGET PRICE TO $38 FROM $33

Hite Hedge Asset Management Llc, which manages about $778.61M and $571.54 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Noble Midstream Partners Lp by 42,983 shares to 110,590 shares, valued at $3.19 million in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Noble Energy Inc (NYSE:NBL) by 264,179 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 32,118 shares, and cut its stake in Western Gas Equity Partners (Call).

More notable recent Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Viper Energy Partners +5% on production guidance raise – Seeking Alpha” on August 09, 2018, also Investorplace.com with their article: “Best Stocks for 2019: Dig Into Oil With Viper Energy Stock – Investorplace.com” published on December 14, 2018, Nasdaq.com published: “Diamondback (FANG) Q4 Earnings Miss as Crude Prices Fall – Nasdaq” on February 20, 2019. More interesting news about Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM) were released by: Marketwatch.com and their article: “Nasdaq nails 200-day average, S&P 500 extends break atop major resistance – MarketWatch” published on February 13, 2019 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “Is Viper Energy Partners (VNOM) Outperforming Other Oils-Energy Stocks This Year? – Nasdaq” with publication date: August 20, 2018.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.18 in 2018 Q4. Its down 0.12, from 1.3 in 2018Q3. It dived, as 59 investors sold VZ shares while 611 reduced holdings. 149 funds opened positions while 641 raised stakes. 2.67 billion shares or 4.15% more from 2.57 billion shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Cetera Advisors Ltd Llc, a Colorado-based fund reported 132,372 shares. Moreover, Signature Estate Investment Advisors Ltd has 0.02% invested in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ). Telos Mgmt owns 63,733 shares. Rdl has 2.2% invested in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) for 52,530 shares. Stillwater Cap Ltd holds 0.06% or 3,980 shares. Richard Bernstein Limited Liability Com, a New York-based fund reported 89,216 shares. Homrich And Berg stated it has 0.14% in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ). Gamco Et Al reported 205,793 shares or 0.1% of all its holdings. Northcoast Asset Mgmt Ltd Liability stated it has 0.17% in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ). Toronto Dominion Bankshares holds 0.28% in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) or 2.91 million shares. Capwealth Advisors Ltd Liability Corp owns 176,826 shares. Guyasuta Advsr Inc holds 44,802 shares or 0.31% of its portfolio. Pinnacle Assocs Limited invested in 0.49% or 338,988 shares. Bridges Invest reported 132,021 shares. Welch And Forbes Ltd Llc invested in 403,410 shares or 0.64% of the stock.

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