Tom Quinly, an Insider in Curtiss-Wright (CW), Purchased 203 shares of the Company; SIMBA ESSEL ENERGY ORD (SMBZF) Shorts Down By 90.88%

SIMBA ESSEL ENERGY ORD (OTCMKTS:SMBZF) had a decrease of 90.88% in short interest. SMBZF’s SI was 9,900 shares in January as released by FINRA. Its down 90.88% from 108,500 shares previously. With 18,100 avg volume, 1 days are for SIMBA ESSEL ENERGY ORD (OTCMKTS:SMBZF)’s short sellers to cover SMBZF’s short positions. It closed at $0.0135 lastly. It is down 0.00% since January 10, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Curtiss Wright Corp Vice President and an insider Tom Quinly in the last few days obtained 203 company shares with a grand total value of $21,189 at an average cost of $104.4. Tom Quinly presently has rights to 36,382 shares which make up roughly 0.08% of the New Jersey-based company’s market cap. This stock purchase by Mr. Tom – was dated on 09-01-2018 and revealed in a SEC’s report available here.

Simba Essel Energy Inc. acquires, explores, and develops gas and oil properties in Africa. The company has market cap of $4.27 million. It owns interests in the production sharing contract for Block 2A that covers an area of 7,802 square kilometers located in Mandera Basin, Northeast Kenya; Blocks 1 and 2 comprising 12,000 square kilometers located onshore in Bove basin, Guinea; and three gas and oil concessions in the Doba, Doseo, and Erdis basins, Chad. It currently has negative earnings. The firm was formerly known as Simba Energy Inc. and changed its name to Simba Essel Energy Inc. in April 2017.

Since August 7, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 10 insider sales for $4.01 million activity. Jakubowitz Harry had sold 1,908 shares worth $219,420. Shares for $304,865 were sold by Ferdenzi Paul J. Nathman John B had sold 1,300 shares worth $152,462. 12,000 Curtiss-Wright Corporation (NYSE:CW) shares with value of $1.17M were sold by Quinly Tom P.

Among 8 analysts covering Curtiss-Wright (NYSE:CW), 5 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 63% are positive. Curtiss-Wright has $149 highest and $80 lowest target. $131.40’s average target is 5.07% above currents $125.06 stock price. Curtiss-Wright had 21 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Deutsche Bank maintained Curtiss-Wright Corporation (NYSE:CW) on Monday, June 13 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Monday, June 5 by SunTrust. Deutsche Bank maintained Curtiss-Wright Corporation (NYSE:CW) on Friday, October 6 with “Buy” rating. The stock has “Buy” rating by SunTrust on Thursday, October 26. As per Monday, December 5, the company rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the shares of CW in report on Sunday, December 10 with “Hold” rating. The company was initiated on Friday, October 16 by CL King. The stock has “Hold” rating by SunTrust on Thursday, January 19. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Curtiss-Wright Corporation (NYSE:CW) rating on Sunday, October 15. Stifel Nicolaus has “Hold” rating and $117.0 target. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Bank of America on Friday, November 11.

The stock increased 0.84% or $1.04 during the last trading session, reaching $125.06. About 252,649 shares traded or 16.56% up from the average. Curtiss-Wright Corporation (NYSE:CW) has risen 4.96% since January 10, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 11.74% the S&P500.

Curtiss-Wright Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, designs, makes, and overhauls precision components, and engineered services and products primarily to the aerospace, defense, power generation, and general industrial markets worldwide. The company has market cap of $5.52 billion. The firm operates through three divisions: Commercial/Industrial, Defense, and Power. It has a 25.96 P/E ratio. The Commercial/Industrial segment offers industrial vehicle products, such as electronic throttle control devices and transmission shifters; sensors, controls and electro-mechanical actuation components, and utility systems used in commercial aircrafts; valves primarily to the industrial and naval defense markets; and surface technology services, including shot peening, laser peening, coatings, and advanced testing.

Analysts await Curtiss-Wright Corporation (NYSE:CW) to report earnings on February, 21. They expect $1.46 EPS, down 7.59% or $0.12 from last year’s $1.58 per share. CW’s profit will be $64.43M for 21.41 P/E if the $1.46 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.43 actual EPS reported by Curtiss-Wright Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 2.10% EPS growth.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.24 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.36, from 0.88 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 21 investors sold Curtiss-Wright Corporation shares while 65 reduced holdings. 33 funds opened positions while 74 raised stakes. 32.85 million shares or 0.93% less from 33.16 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Panagora Asset invested 0.05% in Curtiss-Wright Corporation (NYSE:CW). Dimensional Fund Advisors L P reported 1.20M shares. Parkside Bancshares Tru reported 161 shares stake. Amer Century holds 274,211 shares. Raymond James & Assocs invested in 43,013 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Asset invested in 29,860 shares or 0.05% of the stock. Gabelli Funds Ltd Com invested in 759,587 shares or 0.45% of the stock. Capital Glob reported 461,207 shares. State Of Tennessee Treasury Department holds 25,000 shares. The New York-based American Group has invested 0.04% in Curtiss-Wright Corporation (NYSE:CW). Stanley invested in 1.66% or 59,476 shares. Goldman Sachs owns 792,248 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Wellington Management Gp Limited Liability Partnership accumulated 227,387 shares. Macquarie Grp Incorporated Limited stated it has 40,580 shares. D E Shaw & Company has invested 0.01% in Curtiss-Wright Corporation (NYSE:CW).