As Icici Bk LTD (IBN) Valuation Rose, Dalton Investments Raised Stake by $935,200; As Hess (HES) Market Valuation Declined, Shareholder Cna Financial Has Lowered Its Stake

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Cna Financial Corp decreased its stake in Hess Corp (HES) by 10% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Cna Financial Corp sold 5,585 shares as the company’s stock declined 17.68% with the market. The institutional investor held 50,250 shares of the integrated oil company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $3.60 million, down from 55,835 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Cna Financial Corp who had been investing in Hess Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $15.76B market cap company. The stock increased 1.39% or $0.73 during the last trading session, reaching $53.2. About 1.42M shares traded. Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES) has risen 15.45% since February 11, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 15.45% the S&P500. Some Historical HES News: 25/04/2018 – Hess Corp 1Q Loss $106M; 25/04/2018 – HESS CORP HES.N SAYS DOESN’T INTEND TO ISSUE NEW DEBT TO FUND GUYANA PROJECT OR ANY OTHER PROJECTS; 08/03/2018 – ELLIOTT MGMT SUPPORTS CHANGES AT HESS; 25/04/2018 – HESS CORP HES.N SAYS EXPECTS ITS GUYANA INVESTMENT TO START GENERATING CASH AFTER SECOND PHASE COMES ONLINE IN 2022; 25/04/2018 – HESS CORP – QTRLY TOTAL REVENUES AND NON-OPERATING INCOME $1,390 MLN VS $1,275 MLN REPORTED LAST YEAR; 08/03/2018 – Elliott Management supports Hess buyback on eve of proxy deadline; 25/04/2018 – E&P: Hess’ Biggs: Bakken Key To US Production Growth; 08/03/2018 – HESS: $1.0B SHR REPURCHASE PROGRAM; 25/04/2018 – Hess Corp. Posts Narrowed First-Quarter Loss; 17/04/2018 – Hess Announces Exciting 2018 Toy Truck Lineup

Dalton Investments Llc increased its stake in Icici Bk Ltd (IBN) by 9.54% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Dalton Investments Llc bought 116,900 shares as the company’s stock rose 1.54% while stock markets declined. The hedge fund held 1.34M shares of the commercial banks company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $11.39M, up from 1.23M at the end of the previous reported quarter. Dalton Investments Llc who had been investing in Icici Bk Ltd for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $31.66 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 1.23% or $0.12 during the last trading session, reaching $9.67. About 3.56 million shares traded. ICICI Bank Limited (NYSE:IBN) has declined 2.63% since February 11, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 2.63% the S&P500. Some Historical IBN News: 30/03/2018 – Economic Times: CBI files PE against ICICI Bank CEO Chanda Kochhar’s husband and Videocon’s Venugopal Dhoot; 20/03/2018 – CLOSED: ICICI Bank Sells INR40b Perpetual AT1 Bonds at 9.15%; 25/04/2018 – INDIA’S ICICI LOMBARD GENERAL INSURANCE COMPANY LTD ICIL.NS – MARCH QTR PROFIT AFTER TAX 2.12 BLN RUPEES VS PROFIT OF 1.80 BLN RUPEES LAST YEAR; 16/04/2018 – ICICI:CRISIL REAFFIRMED RTGS ON DEBT INSTRUMENTS,OUTLOOK STABLE; 26/04/2018 – GUJARAT FLUOROCHEMICALS – ICICI BANK CARVED OUT BANK GUARANTEE LIMITS FOR UPTO 600 MLN RUPEES, OUT OF EXISTING CAPITAL FACILITIES SANCTIONED TO CO; 29/03/2018 – SECURITY AND INTELLIGENCE SERVICES (INDIA) -APPROVES ISSUE OF NCDS WORTH UP TO 1.50 BLN RUPEES TO ICICI PRUDENTIAL ASSET MANAGEMENT; 29/05/2018 – Banking Tech: ICICI Bank unveils innovation labs; 23/05/2018 – ICICI BANK SAYS DIDN’T RECEIVE NOTICE FROM SEBI ON COMPLIANCE; 18/04/2018 – BTVI Live: #CBI Sources: ICICI-Videocon CaseCBI questions Sunil Bhuta, CFO & Head Corporate Finance, NuPower; 16/03/2018 – ICICI BANK HOLDING IN CLEARING CORP. OF INDIA NOW 9.9%

More notable recent ICICI Bank Limited (NYSE:IBN) news were published by: Fool.com which released: “3 Reasons Visa Inc. Is a Buy – The Motley Fool” on November 11, 2018, also Investorplace.com with their article: “10 Best Stocks Under $10 – Investorplace.com” published on November 28, 2018, Seekingalpha.com published: “ICICI Bank: Riskier Than You Think – Seeking Alpha” on March 30, 2018. More interesting news about ICICI Bank Limited (NYSE:IBN) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Why We Decided To Sell ICICI Bank – Seeking Alpha” published on September 11, 2017 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Best bank stock performers for 2017 – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: December 22, 2017.

Dalton Investments Llc, which manages about $3.14 billion and $213.46M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Turquoise Hill Res Ltd (NYSE:TRQ) by 1.05 million shares to 12.18M shares, valued at $25.81M in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Berkshire Hathaway Inc Del (BRKB) by 5,000 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 23,056 shares, and cut its stake in Ambarella Inc (NASDAQ:AMBA).

Among 7 analysts covering ICICI Bank (NYSE:IBN), 5 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 71% are positive. ICICI Bank had 11 analyst reports since August 19, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of ICICI Bank Limited (NYSE:IBN) has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, September 3 by Zacks. The stock of ICICI Bank Limited (NYSE:IBN) has “Neutral” rating given on Tuesday, May 3 by Goldman Sachs. The stock of ICICI Bank Limited (NYSE:IBN) has “Outperform” rating given on Thursday, April 21 by Credit Suisse. As per Monday, September 14, the company rating was upgraded by Goldman Sachs. The rating was upgraded by Zacks to “Sell” on Wednesday, August 19. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Friday, October 21 by UBS. Jefferies upgraded ICICI Bank Limited (NYSE:IBN) on Monday, October 30 to “Buy” rating. Standpoint Research upgraded ICICI Bank Limited (NYSE:IBN) rating on Wednesday, August 26. Standpoint Research has “Hold” rating and $12.0 target. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Monday, October 24 by Goldman Sachs. The firm has “Sell” rating given on Tuesday, August 25 by Zacks.

Among 25 analysts covering Hess Corp. (NYSE:HES), 10 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 13 Hold. Therefore 40% are positive. Hess Corp. had 81 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Cowen & Co maintained it with “Hold” rating and $50.0 target in Monday, September 25 report. The stock of Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES) has “Outperform” rating given on Tuesday, April 11 by Wolfe Research. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Credit Suisse on Monday, February 12. As per Thursday, April 26, the company rating was maintained by Barclays Capital. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Friday, June 16 by BMO Capital Markets. The firm has “Hold” rating by KLR Group given on Thursday, April 26. Barclays Capital maintained it with “Equal Weight” rating and $49.0 target in Tuesday, January 12 report. The company was downgraded on Tuesday, May 30 by Goldman Sachs. On Friday, September 1 the stock rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with “Hold”. The company was maintained on Tuesday, October 10 by BMO Capital Markets.

Since November 21, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 insider sale for $235,348 activity.

More notable recent Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Hess Needs Higher Oil Prices – Seeking Alpha” on February 02, 2019, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Hess Q4 2018 Earnings Preview – Seeking Alpha” published on January 29, 2019, Benzinga.com published: “26 Stocks Moving In Monday’s Pre-Market Session – Benzinga” on February 11, 2019. More interesting news about Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Exxon makes two more oil discoveries offshore Guyana – Seeking Alpha” published on February 06, 2019 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Hess, Occidental Petro CEOs tell OPEC that U.S. shale growth will slow – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: January 23, 2019.

Cna Financial Corp, which manages about $484.10M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Western Digital Corp (NASDAQ:WDC) by 25,000 shares to 95,000 shares, valued at $5.56 million in 2018Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Dowdupont Inc by 20,884 shares in the quarter, for a total of 112,439 shares, and has risen its stake in Novagold Res Inc (NYSEMKT:NG).

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