Apache Corporation (APA) : Spirit Of America Management Corpny added new position in Apache Corporation during the most recent quarter end. The investment management firm now holds 2,000 shares of Apache Corporation which is valued at $123,540 , the company said in a statement filed on Oct 14, 2016 with the SEC.Apache Corporation makes up approximately 0.02% of Spirit Of America Management Corpny’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Highland Capital Management boosted its stake in APA in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 9,540 additional shares and now holds a total of 45,679 shares of Apache Corporation which is valued at $2,835,296. Apache Corporation makes up approx 0.24% of Highland Capital Management’s portfolio.Carl Domino Inc reduced its stake in APA by selling 650 shares or 11.39% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 5,056 shares of APA which is valued at $317,871. Apache Corporation makes up approx 0.30% of Carl Domino Inc’s portfolio.Canandaigua National Bank Trust Co reduced its stake in APA by selling 140 shares or 3.72% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 3,626 shares of APA which is valued at $227,967. Apache Corporation makes up approx 0.07% of Canandaigua National Bank Trust Co’s portfolio.Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa reduced its stake in APA by selling 10,975 shares or 31.19% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 24,209 shares of APA which is valued at $1,565,112. Apache Corporation makes up approx 0.01% of Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa’s portfolio.
Apache Corporation closed down -0.3 points or -0.48% at $61.77 with 35,80,306 shares getting traded on Friday. Post opening the session at $62.62, the shares hit an intraday low of $61.62 and an intraday high of $62.78 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Friday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, Apache Corporation reported $-0.26 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.07 based on the information available during the earnings call on Aug 4, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $-0.19. The company had revenue of $1382.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1348.18 million. The company’s revenue was down -38.5 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.22 EPS.
Investors should note that on Sep 15, 2016, Apache Corporation announced a cash dividend of $0.2500. The company’s management has announced Oct 19, 2016 as the ex-dividend date and fixed the record date on Oct 21, 2016. The payable date has been fixed on Nov 22, 2016.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Apache Corporation. Apache Corporation was Downgraded by Citigroup to ” Neutral” on Aug 9, 2016.
Apache Corporation (Apache) is an independent energy company which explores for develops and produces natural gas crude oil and natural gas liquids. As of December 31 2014 Apache had exploration and production interests in five countries: the United States Canada Egypt Australia and the United Kingdom. During the year ended December 31 2014 it participated in drilling 1478 gross wells with 1407 (95%) completed as producers. As of December 31 2013 in addition to its completed wells several wells had not reached completion: 318 gross (214.7 net) in the United States; 27 gross (19.0 net) in Canada; 35 gross (32.5 net) in Egypt and 3 gross (2.2 net) in the North Sea. The Company’s operations in United States and Canada are constituted under its North America business while its International business constitutes its operations in Egypt Australia and the United Kingdom in the North Sea.