Analyst Research and Recommendations: Laredo Petroleum, Inc. (LPI), Nxt-ID, Inc. (NXTD)


This nets out to a decrease of 3.41 million shares and is another bearish sign for LPI. 241.43 million shares or 2.18% less from 246.81 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. Days to cover increased from 0.0 to 6.0 and the percentage of shorted shares is 0.08% as of August 15. Laredo Petroleum Inc now has $2.95B valuation. It has outperformed by 0.95% the S&P500. Analysts have a mean recommendation of 2.40 on this stock (A rating of less than 2 means buy, "hold" within the 3 range, "sell" within the 4 range, and "strong sell" within the 5 range). Therefore 45% are positive. Iamgold Corp has $216 highest and $1.50 lowest target. Sun Communities had 8 analyst reports since August 12, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. First Allied Advisory invested in 0.02% or 4,353 shares. For this goal they have to keep an eye on at several sets of data, counting technical analysis tools, fundamentals like company balance sheets and daily financial news. The rating was downgraded by Barclays Capital to "Equal-Weight" on Tuesday, November 29. The stock of Laredo Petroleum Inc (NYSE:LPI) earned "Sell" rating by Credit Suisse on Monday, April 3. As per Tuesday, January 26, the company rating was maintained by Topeka Capital Markets. On Saturday, August 15 the stock rating was maintained by Scotia Capital with "Sector Perform". (LPI) are stable and safe compared to the lower market capitalization companies.

Laredo Petroleum, Inc (Laredo) is an independent energy company. The company has market cap of $2.95 billion. The Company is focused on the acquisition and development of unconventional oil and natural gas resources in the North Dakota and Montana regions of the Williston Basin. It has a 16.14 P/E ratio. The Company's segments include Exploration and production, and Midstream and marketing. Therefore 67% are positive. Laredo Petroleum Holdings Inc had 78 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Laredo Petroleum Inc (NYSE:LPI) has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, July 13 by Stifel Nicolaus. RBC Capital Markets maintained Ryder System, Inc. Zacks Investment Research lowered Laredo Petroleum from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research note on Thursday, August 10th. With that said, researchers took a deep dive into the hotly debated question: is it too early to buy Laredo Petroleum, Inc. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Friday, September 8 by Robert W. Baird.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.94 in Q4 2016. As per Tuesday, September 13, the company rating was initiated by FBR Capital. On Wednesday, August 30 the stock rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird with "Buy". The company's institutional ownership is monitored at 0 percent.

Recent insider trends for Laredo Petroleum, Inc. 24 funds opened positions while 43 raised stakes. Axa holds 35,461 shares or 0% of its portfolio.

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COPYRIGHT VIOLATION WARNING: "Laredo Petroleum, Inc". Blackrock Management Ltd holds 81,902 shares. Comerica Bancshares owns 18,762 shares. (NYSE:LPI) in a report released on Friday, September 1st. Wafra Investment Advisory Gru Incorporated Ny reported 459,597 shares.

Laredo Petroleum, Inc. on 6/29/2017 reported its EPS as $0.12 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $0.12. Airain ltd increased its position in Laredo Petroleum by 612.0% in the second quarter. Evanson Asset Management LLC purchased a new stake in Laredo Petroleum during the second quarter valued at approximately $108,000. The stock of Laredo Petroleum Inc (NYSE:LPI) earned "Hold" rating by KLR on Monday, December 7. Aperio Gru Ltd holds 0% or 12,838 shares. Balyasny Asset Limited Liability stated it has 1.83M shares or 0.14% of all its holdings.

Laredo Petroleum, now up by 4.97% percent from yesterday's close making it one of today's top gainers. The Encompass Capital Advisors Llc holds 182,680 shares with $2.58 million value, up from 149,337 last quarter. Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) has risen 12.54% since September 14, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 7.71% the S&P500. The well services business segment (OWS) performs completion services for the Company's oil and natural gas wells operated by Oasis Petroleum North America LLC (OPNA). Through its holdings, IAMGOLD has interests in various operations, exploration and development properties.