Loews Corporation (L) : Kiltearn Partners Llp reduced its stake in Loews Corporation by 8.5% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 2,705,000 shares of Loews Corporation which is valued at $111,067,300 after selling 251,400 shares in Loews Corporation , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 10, 2016.Loews Corporation makes up approximately 4.62% of Kiltearn Partners Llp’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Blackrock Advisors boosted its stake in L in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 15,544 additional shares and now holds a total of 276,235 shares of Loews Corporation which is valued at $11,342,209. Loews Corporation makes up approx 0.01% of Blackrock Advisors’s portfolio.Mutual Of America Capital Management reduced its stake in L by selling 462 shares or 1.47% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 30,887 shares of L which is valued at $1,249,379. Loews Corporation makes up approx 0.03% of Mutual Of America Capital Management’s portfolio.Advisory Services Network boosted its stake in L in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 204 additional shares and now holds a total of 455 shares of Loews Corporation which is valued at $18,746.Msi Financial Services Inc reduced its stake in L by selling 14 shares or 1.19% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 1,167 shares of L which is valued at $48,080.
Loews Corporation closed down -0.12 points or -0.29% at $41.45 with 8,89,952 shares getting traded on Friday. Post opening the session at $41.36, the shares hit an intraday low of $41.27 and an intraday high of $41.54 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Friday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, Loews Corporation reported $-0.19 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.76 based on the information available during the earnings call on Aug 1, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.57.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.46 EPS.
Investors should note that on Aug 9, 2016, Loews Corporation announced a cash dividend of $0.0625. The company’s management has announced Aug 29, 2016 as the ex-dividend date and fixed the record date on Aug 31, 2016. The payable date has been fixed on Sep 13, 2016.
Loews Corporation is a holding company. The Company through its subsidiaries is engaged in commercial property and casualty insurance; operation of offshore oil and gas drilling rigs; transportation and storage of natural gas and natural gas liquids and gathering and processing of natural gas and operation of a chain of hotels. The Companys subsidiaries include CNA Financial Corporation (CNA); Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc. (Diamond Offshore); Boardwalk Pipeline Partners LP (Boardwalk Pipeline) and Loews Hotels Holding Corporation (Loews Hotels). CNAs insurance products primarily include commercial property and casualty coverages including surety. Diamond Offshore is engaged in the business of operating drilling rigs. Boardwalk Pipeline is engaged in natural gas and natural gas liquids transportation and storage and natural gas gathering and processing. The subsidiaries of Loews Hotels Holding Corporation operate a chain of 21 hotels.