Capitala Finance Corp. (CPTA) EPS Estimated At $0.24; Holly Energy Partners, L.P. (HEP) Had 0 Bullish Analysts

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Among 3 analysts covering Holly Energy Partners (NYSE:HEP), 0 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 0 are positive. Holly Energy Partners had 3 analyst reports since August 24, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Holly Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE:HEP) has “Underweight” rating given on Friday, August 24 by JP Morgan. Barclays Capital downgraded Holly Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE:HEP) rating on Tuesday, September 25. Barclays Capital has “Underweight” rating and $28 target. See Holly Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE:HEP) latest ratings:

11/10/2018 Broker: Credit Suisse Rating: Neutral New Target: $33 Initiates Coverage On
25/09/2018 Broker: Barclays Capital Old Rating: Equal-Weight New Rating: Underweight Old Target: $30 New Target: $28 Downgrade
24/08/2018 Broker: JP Morgan Old Rating: Underweight New Rating: Underweight Old Target: $31 New Target: $30 Maintain

Analysts expect Capitala Finance Corp. (NASDAQ:CPTA) to report $0.24 EPS on February, 26.They anticipate $0.02 EPS change or 7.69% from last quarter’s $0.26 EPS. CPTA’s profit would be $3.85 million giving it 9.00 P/E if the $0.24 EPS is correct. After having $0.25 EPS previously, Capitala Finance Corp.’s analysts see -4.00% EPS growth. The stock increased 1.65% or $0.14 during the last trading session, reaching $8.64. About 66,482 shares traded. Capitala Finance Corp. (NASDAQ:CPTA) has risen 1.67% since February 14, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.67% the S&P500. Some Historical CPTA News: 25/04/2018 – Capitala Group Announces $1.0 Billion of New Permanent Capital for New Senior Debt Focus; 02/04/2018 Capitala Finance Corp. Announces Distributions; 07/05/2018 – CAPITALA FINANCE CORP – NET ASSET VALUE PER SHARE OF $13.66 AT MARCH 31, 2018, COMPARED TO $13.91 AT DECEMBER 31, 2017; 25/04/2018 – CAPITALA GROUP REPORTS $1.0B OF NEW PERMANENT CAPITAL; 03/05/2018 – Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP is Investigating Capitala Finance Corp. (CPTA) on Behalf of its Shareholders; 25/04/2018 – Capitala Group Announces $1.0 B of New Permanent Cap for New Senior Debt Focus; 25/04/2018 – Capitala Group Raises $1.0B of New Permanent Cap for New Venture, Capitala Specialty Lending Corp

More notable recent Holly Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE:HEP) news were published by: Businesswire.com which released: “Holly Energy Partners Announces 57th Consecutive Quarterly Distribution Increase and 2019 Distribution and Coverage Guidance – Business Wire” on January 24, 2019, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “This 9.0%-Yielding MLP Will Continue To Raise Its Distribution Quarter After Quarter – Seeking Alpha” published on September 09, 2018, Seekingalpha.com published: “Holly Energy Partners (HEP) Presents At Citi One-on-One MLP/Midstream Infrastructure Conference – Slideshow – Seeking Alpha” on August 17, 2018. More interesting news about Holly Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE:HEP) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Holly Energy declares $0.6675 dividend – Seeking Alpha” published on January 24, 2019 as well as Zacks.com‘s news article titled: “Holly Energy Partners (HEP) Looks Good: Stock Adds 5.3% in Session – Zacks.com” with publication date: December 14, 2018.

Holly Energy Partners, L.P. owns and operates petroleum product and crude pipelines, storage tanks, distribution terminals, loading rack facilities, and refinery processing units that support the refining and marketing activities of HollyFrontier Corporation in West Texas, New Mexico, Utah, Nevada, Oklahoma, Wyoming, Kansas, Arizona, Idaho, and Washington. The company has market cap of $3.09 billion. It operates through two divisions, Pipelines and Terminals, and Refinery Processing Units. It has a 13.62 P/E ratio. The firm operates refined product pipelines that transport conventional gasolines, reformulated gasolines, low-octane gasolines for oxygenate blending, as well as distillates, such as high- and low-sulfur diesel and jet fuels, and liquefied petroleum gases; intermediate product pipelines that transport intermediate feedstocks and crude oils, and gases; crude oil trunk, gathering, and connection pipelines that delivers crude oil.

Since November 29, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 insider sale for $144,100 activity. Jennings Michael sold $144,100 worth of stock or 5,000 shares.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.09 in 2018 Q3. Its down 0.14, from 1.23 in 2018Q2. It worsened, as 10 investors sold Holly Energy Partners, L.P. shares while 22 reduced holdings. 14 funds opened positions while 21 raised stakes. 31.55 million shares or 4.04% more from 30.32 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Raymond James Assoc stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Holly Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE:HEP). Robertson Opportunity Ltd Liability Company, Texas-based fund reported 7,200 shares. Mirae Asset Glob Invests Limited reported 46,250 shares stake. California Pub Employees Retirement System invested in 75,871 shares. Wells Fargo Mn invested in 0% or 48,601 shares. Cullen Frost Bankers Incorporated has invested 0.02% in Holly Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE:HEP). Tower Rech Limited Liability Company (Trc) invested 0.02% of its portfolio in Holly Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE:HEP). Stratos Wealth Partners Ltd accumulated 0% or 306 shares. Synovus Corporation owns 1,576 shares. Sg Americas Limited Liability Corp accumulated 91,634 shares. Royal Bancshares Of Canada has 0% invested in Holly Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE:HEP). Moreover, Morgan Stanley has 0% invested in Holly Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE:HEP). Pnc Serv Grp owns 0% invested in Holly Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE:HEP) for 24,116 shares. Bankshares Of Montreal Can reported 3,893 shares. Colorado-based Alps Advisors has invested 0.84% in Holly Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE:HEP).

The stock decreased 1.01% or $0.3 during the last trading session, reaching $29.29. About 195,822 shares traded. Holly Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE:HEP) has declined 12.98% since February 14, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 12.98% the S&P500. Some Historical HEP News: 04/04/2018 – BHEL COMMISSIONS 330 MW KISHANGANGA HEP IN JAMMU & KASHMIR; 27/04/2018 – NATHAN MILLER – URGE DESTINATION MATERNITY SHAREHOLDERS TO VOTE “FOR” ELECTION OF HOLLY ALDEN, CHRISTOPHER MORGAN TO SERVE AS DIRECTORS – SEC FILING; 02/04/2018 – AbbVie’s Mavyret Falls For 2nd Wk, Zepatier Declines: Hep-C; 29/05/2018 – Klick Health’s Holly Henry & Sensei Labs’ Tara Vanderloo recognized on 2018 PM360 ELITE 100; 22/03/2018 – WESIZWE SEES FY HEPS 18.88C-23.91C VS 25.15C Y/Y; 26/04/2018 – AbbVie’s beat fueled by demand for Humira, Hep C drugs; 01/05/2018 – Holly Energy Partners Announces Delaware Basin Diesel Supply Project; 16/03/2018 – CA Senate Dems: March 16, 2018: Sen. Holly J. Mitchell urges high school juniors and seniors to apply NOW for free youth; 16/04/2018 – Gilead’s Harvoni Falls For 2nd Wk, Epclusa Declines: Hep-C; 11/05/2018 – WV MetroSources: Gupta: Hep A outbreak should be taken seriously but not time to panic

Capitala Finance Corp. is a Business Development Company specializing in traditional mezzanine, senior subordinated and unitranche debt, first-lien and second-lien loans, equity investments in sponsored and non-sponsored lower and traditional middle market companies. The company has market cap of $138.49 million. The fund targets companies in the business services, commercial and professional services, manufacturing, consumer and retail, energy, and health-care industries. It currently has negative earnings. It typically considers investments in the United States.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.87 in Q3 2018. Its down 0.76, from 1.63 in 2018Q2. It dived, as 5 investors sold Capitala Finance Corp. shares while 10 reduced holdings. 7 funds opened positions while 6 raised stakes. 2.35 million shares or 43.90% less from 4.19 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. 213,312 are held by Asset. Macquarie Group Limited stated it has 0% in Capitala Finance Corp. (NASDAQ:CPTA). Hudock Capital Grp Inc Lc invested 0% in Capitala Finance Corp. (NASDAQ:CPTA). Stephens Ar reported 64,203 shares stake. Bb&T Secs Limited Liability Company reported 85,324 shares stake. Punch And Associate Management has 0.12% invested in Capitala Finance Corp. (NASDAQ:CPTA) for 173,660 shares. Oppenheimer And Incorporated stated it has 23,567 shares. Moreover, Regent Inv Mngmt Limited Liability Corporation has 0.19% invested in Capitala Finance Corp. (NASDAQ:CPTA). Royal Bank Of Canada holds 0% of its portfolio in Capitala Finance Corp. (NASDAQ:CPTA) for 400 shares. Acadian Asset Lc accumulated 14,201 shares. Pnc Financial Service Gru reported 6,100 shares. Barclays Plc holds 0% or 14 shares. Suntrust Banks Inc invested in 0.01% or 319,216 shares. California Public Employees Retirement Systems holds 0% of its portfolio in Capitala Finance Corp. (NASDAQ:CPTA) for 40,000 shares. Morgan Stanley has invested 0% of its portfolio in Capitala Finance Corp. (NASDAQ:CPTA).

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