Hallmark Capital Management Has Lifted Chevron (CVX) Stake by $310,392; Stock Value Rose; Oakmont Partners Decreased Its Lyondellbasell Industries N (LYB) Position as Share Value Declined

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Hallmark Capital Management Inc increased its stake in Chevron Corporation (CVX) by 1.86% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Hallmark Capital Management Inc bought 2,874 shares as the company’s stock rose 3.37% with the market. The institutional investor held 157,310 shares of the integrated oil company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $17.11 million, up from 154,436 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Hallmark Capital Management Inc who had been investing in Chevron Corporation for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $238.10B market cap company. The stock increased 0.57% or $0.71 during the last trading session, reaching $125.31. About 10.45M shares traded or 48.75% up from the average. Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) has risen 9.00% since March 17, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 4.63% the S&P500. Some Historical CVX News: 17/04/2018 – FoodEnvReportingNet: Sources say Chevron and Exxon Mobil have asked the EPA for a hardship waiver from the ethanol mandate; 05/03/2018 – Channel NewsAsia: Exclusive: Chevron in talks to sell stake in Canada LNG project; 05/03/2018 Cal EMA Spills: SPILL Report – Chevron – 03/05/2018 06:59 AM; 05/04/2018 – Cal EMA Spills: SPILL Report – Chevron – 04/05/2018 06:00 PM; 06/03/2018 – Chevron Sees $18B-$20B Annual Investment Range Through 2020; 13/03/2018 – Cal EMA Spills: SPILL Report – Chevron – 03/13/2018 05:38 PM; 16/04/2018 – CHEVRON CORP REPORTS A 6.2 PCT PASSIVE STAKE IN CALIFORNIA RESOURCES CORP CRC.N AS OF APRIL 9 – SEC FILING; 04/05/2018 – PTT, Chevron, four others submit intent to qualify for Thai petroleum auctions; 13/04/2018 – CHEVRON PROCEEDS WITH SECOND STAGE OF GORGON PROJECT IN WA; 26/03/2018 – CHEVRON CORP CVX.N EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT JAY JOHNSON SAYS NEW U.S. TAX LAW HAS NOT HAD A ‘MAJOR IMPACT ON’ COMPANY

Oakmont Partners Llc decreased its stake in Lyondellbasell Industries N (LYB) by 15.23% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Oakmont Partners Llc sold 3,019 shares as the company’s stock declined 7.52% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 16,808 shares of the major chemicals company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $1.72M, down from 19,827 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Oakmont Partners Llc who had been investing in Lyondellbasell Industries N for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $32.29 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.50% or $0.44 during the last trading session, reaching $87. About 4.34 million shares traded or 65.59% up from the average. LyondellBasell Industries N.V. (NYSE:LYB) has declined 21.30% since March 17, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 25.67% the S&P500. Some Historical LYB News: 24/04/2018 – LyondellBasell Bond Trading 7x Average; Clients Net Buyers; 24/05/2018 – LyondellBasell Presenting at Deutsche Bank Conference Jun 7; 27/04/2018 – LyondellBasell 1Q EPS $3.11; 22/05/2018 – LYONDELLBASELL GETS CHINESE ANTITRUST CLEARANCE FOR PURCHASE OF; 21/03/2018 – LYONDELLBASELL GETS U.S. ANTITRUST CLEARANCE FOR PURCHASE OF A; 13/04/2018 – LyondellBasell to Discuss First-Quarter Results on Friday, April 27, 2018; 24/05/2018 – BRASKEM SAYS ODEBRECHT REITERATED ITS INTENTION OF MAINTAINING PRESENCE IN PETROCHEMICAL SECTOR – FILING; 18/04/2018 – A SCHULMAN INC – A. SCHULMAN CONTINUES TO EXPECT TRANSACTION TO CLOSE IN SECOND HALF OF CALENDAR YEAR 2018; 28/03/2018 – A SCHULMAN INC SHLM.O – IN LIGHT OF PENDING MERGER WITH LYONDELLBASELL, COMPANY HAS SUSPENDED ITS FISCAL 2018 GUIDANCE; 21/03/2018 – LYONDELLBASELL INDUSTRIES NV – TRANSACTION IS EXPECTED TO CLOSE IN SECOND HALF OF 2018

More important recent Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “BW Offshore wins Brazilian OK to buy oilfield from Petrobras, Chevron – Seeking Alpha” on March 06, 2019, also Seekingalpha.com published article titled: “Chevron Corp.: Can It Go Even Higher? – Seeking Alpha”, 247Wallst.com published: “Chevron Dividend and Buyback Policies Being Boosted by Shale – 24/7 Wall St.” on March 05, 2019. More interesting news about Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) was released by: 247Wallst.com and their article: “Exxon Lifts Capex Plans, Gets Cool Reception From Investors – 24/7 Wall St.” with publication date: March 06, 2019.

Hallmark Capital Management Inc, which manages about $816.74 million and $765.25 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Arris International Plc by 13,750 shares to 360,810 shares, valued at $11.03M in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Suntrust Banks Inc (NYSE:STI) by 15,988 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 7,617 shares, and cut its stake in Cvs Health Corporation (NYSE:CVS).

Investors sentiment decreased to 1 in Q4 2018. Its down 0.05, from 1.05 in 2018Q3. It fall, as 80 investors sold CVX shares while 643 reduced holdings. 135 funds opened positions while 590 raised stakes. 1.24 billion shares or 5.64% more from 1.18 billion shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Vista Prns accumulated 0.06% or 2,404 shares. Forbes J M & Company Limited Liability Partnership, a Massachusetts-based fund reported 10,044 shares. Bbva Compass Bancorp reported 0.35% in Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX). Beacon Grp stated it has 0.38% of its portfolio in Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX). Grimes And has 0.31% invested in Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX). Private Asset Mgmt Incorporated holds 138,471 shares. Chase Inv Counsel has 2,298 shares. Washington-based Merriman Wealth Mgmt Limited Liability Company has invested 0.11% in Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX). Regent Investment Mgmt Ltd Llc reported 0.83% stake. 66,702 are owned by Thompson Siegel And Walmsley Ltd Liability. The Maryland-based Wagner Bowman Management Corp has invested 0.4% in Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX). Bartlett & Limited Liability Com accumulated 362,605 shares or 1.68% of the stock. Ent Fincl Service Corp reported 11,158 shares stake. Hamilton Point Advsr Ltd Company has invested 1.41% of its portfolio in Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX). 1832 Asset Lp holds 0.03% of its portfolio in Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) for 59,127 shares.

Since October 11, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 5 insider sales for $3.64 million activity. $838,808 worth of stock was sold by Ourada Jeanette L on Monday, February 4.

More notable recent LyondellBasell Industries N.V. (NYSE:LYB) news were published by: Benzinga.com which released: “Mid-Afternoon Market Update: Dow Down Over 100 Points; Bio-Path Shares Spike Higher – Benzinga” on March 06, 2019, also 247Wallst.com with their article: “Wednesday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500 – 24/7 Wall St.” published on March 06, 2019, Seekingalpha.com published: “LyondellBasell +6% after Goldman upgrades to Buy – Seeking Alpha” on March 06, 2019. More interesting news about LyondellBasell Industries N.V. (NYSE:LYB) were released by: Benzinga.com and their article: “58 Biggest Movers From Yesterday – Benzinga” published on March 07, 2019 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “LyondellBasell downgraded at Dougherty on competitive price discounting – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: February 22, 2019.

Analysts await LyondellBasell Industries N.V. (NYSE:LYB) to report earnings on April, 26. They expect $2.30 EPS, down 26.05% or $0.81 from last year’s $3.11 per share. LYB’s profit will be $853.67M for 9.46 P/E if the $2.30 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.83 actual EPS reported by LyondellBasell Industries N.V. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 25.68% EPS growth.

Since November 1, 2018, it had 4 insider buys, and 0 insider sales for $483.83 million activity. $209.08 million worth of LyondellBasell Industries N.V. (NYSE:LYB) shares were bought by AI INVESTMENTS HOLDINGS LLC.

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