David Seery just Unloaded 1,059 shares of Whiting Petroleum (WLL), be careful if you are long!; Gamestop (GME) Sentiment Is 1.07

Vice President David Seery of Whiting Petroleum Corp, unloaded some 1,059 of the public firm shares having a total value of $29,412 U.S Dollars with an average of $27.8 per share price. The trade was dated 02/03/2018 and was revealed in a Form 4 filed with the (SEC). The Form 4 is freely accessible here. Currently, he has rights to a total of 37,122 shares or 0.04% of the Company’s market capitalization.

GameStop Corp. operates as an omnichannel video game retailer. The company has market cap of $1.61 billion. It sells new and pre-owned video game hardware; video game software; pre-owned and value video game products; video game accessories, such as controllers, gaming headsets, virtual reality products, memory cards, and other add-ons; and digital products, including downloadable content, network points cards, prepaid digital and subscription cards, and digitally downloadable software. It has a 4.62 P/E ratio. The firm also sells mobile and consumer electronics, including wireless services and products, and accessories, as well as new and pre-owned smart phones; personal computer entertainment software in various genres, including sports, action, strategy, adventure/role playing, and simulation; and strategy guides, magazines, and interactive game figures.

Ratings analysis reveals 57% of GameStop’s analysts are positive. Out of 7 Wall Street analysts rating GameStop, 4 give it “Buy”, 1 “Sell” rating, while 2 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $20.67 while the high is $35.0. The stock’s average target of $29.11 is 83.54% above today’s ($15.86) share price. GME was included in 7 notes of analysts from November 2, 2016. As per Friday, January 13, the company rating was downgraded by Macquarie Research. The stock has “Buy” rating by Mizuho on Friday, December 23. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Wednesday, November 2 by Piper Jaffray. The rating was upgraded by Standpoint Research to “Buy” on Thursday, December 29. Loop Capital initiated the shares of GME in report on Wednesday, December 7 with “Buy” rating. Telsey Advisory maintained it with “Outperform” rating and $30.0 target in Thursday, November 3 report. On Wednesday, November 2 the stock rating was maintained by Benchmark with “Sell”.

The stock increased 1.73% or $0.27 during the last trading session, reaching $15.86. About 2.12 million shares traded. GameStop Corp. (GME) has declined 15.17% since March 2, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 31.87% the S&P500.

Analysts await GameStop Corp. (NYSE:GME) to report earnings on March, 22. They expect $1.94 EPS, down 18.49% or $0.44 from last year’s $2.38 per share. GME’s profit will be $196.57M for 2.04 P/E if the $1.94 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.54 actual EPS reported by GameStop Corp. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 259.26% EPS growth.

Permit Capital Llc holds 7.06% of its portfolio in GameStop Corp. for 578,000 shares. Towle & Co owns 1.49 million shares or 3.28% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Stuyvesant Capital Management has 2.48% invested in the company for 58,950 shares. The Ontario – Canada-based Sprott Inc. has invested 2.36% in the stock. S&T Bank Pa, a Pennsylvania-based fund reported 550,720 shares.

Whiting Petroleum Corporation, an independent gas and oil company, engages in the development, production, acquisition, and exploration of crude oil, natural gas liquids, and natural gas primarily in the Rocky Mountains region of the United States. The company has market cap of $2.57 billion. It sells gas and oil to end users, marketers, and other purchasers. It currently has negative earnings. As of December 31, 2016, the firm had total estimated proved reserves of 615.5 million barrels of oil equivalent; and interests in 1,917 net productive wells on approximately 517,200 net developed acres.

The stock increased 2.09% or $0.58 during the last trading session, reaching $28.31. About 2.48 million shares traded. Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL) has declined 20.87% since March 2, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 37.57% the S&P500.

Among 41 analysts covering Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL), 11 have Buy rating, 5 Sell and 25 Hold. Therefore 27% are positive. Whiting Petroleum Corporation has $50 highest and $3.5 lowest target. $23.37’s average target is -17.45% below currents $28.31 stock price. Whiting Petroleum Corporation had 142 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Morgan Stanley upgraded the stock to “Equalweight” rating in Friday, June 24 report. Vetr downgraded the shares of WLL in report on Friday, August 28 to “Strong-Buy” rating. As per Tuesday, January 19, the company rating was downgraded by CapitalOne. The firm has “Sell” rating given on Tuesday, August 4 by TheStreet. BMO Capital Markets maintained it with “Hold” rating and $35.0 target in Monday, February 26 report. Goldman Sachs maintained Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL) on Tuesday, March 29 with “Buy” rating. The stock of Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL) has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, April 26 by Cantor Fitzgerald. The stock has “Strong Buy” rating by Raymond James on Friday, October 28. Credit Suisse maintained it with “Neutral” rating and $29 target in Friday, August 7 report. The stock of Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL) earned “Underperform” rating by CLSA on Monday, August 10.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.94 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.57, from 1.51 in 2017Q2. It dropped, as 61 investors sold Whiting Petroleum Corporation shares while 64 reduced holdings. 31 funds opened positions while 87 raised stakes. 308.92 million shares or 6.48% more from 290.12 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Pennsylvania-based Glenmede Na has invested 0% in Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL). Commonwealth Bancorp Of Australia invested in 0% or 59,900 shares. Us Bancshares De holds 0% in Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL) or 2,403 shares. Gabelli Funds, a New York-based fund reported 143,700 shares. Guggenheim Capital Limited Liability Corporation reported 1.76M shares. Qs accumulated 76,899 shares. Moreover, M&T National Bank Corporation has 0% invested in Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL) for 17,425 shares. Natixis holds 0% or 10,000 shares. Columbia Pacific Advisors Lc invested in 2.81% or 413,063 shares. Moreover, Shanda Asset Management Holding Ltd has 0.04% invested in Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL) for 50,000 shares. Canada Pension Plan Investment Board has invested 0% in Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL). Cypress Cap Management Limited Liability Company (Wy) holds 4,500 shares. 7.86 million are held by Schneider Cap Management. The Georgia-based Invesco Ltd has invested 0.01% in Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL). Barclays Public Ltd Liability Co has 0% invested in Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL) for 656,403 shares.