Colin Roberts Unloaded $302,100 Worth of Parsley Energy, Inc. (PE) Shares; Ballantyne Strong (NYSEAMERICAN:BTN) Sellers Increased By 19.79% Their Shorts

Ballantyne Strong Inc (NYSEAMERICAN:BTN) had an increase of 19.79% in short interest. BTN’s SI was 23,000 shares in July as released by FINRA. Its up 19.79% from 19,200 shares previously. With 21,200 avg volume, 1 days are for Ballantyne Strong Inc (NYSEAMERICAN:BTN)’s short sellers to cover BTN’s short positions. The SI to Ballantyne Strong Inc’s float is 0.23%. The stock decreased 9.35% or $0.5 during the last trading session, reaching $4.85. About 5,946 shares traded. Ballantyne Strong, Inc (NYSEAMERICAN:BTN) has declined 13.93% since July 1, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 26.50% the S&P500. Some Historical BTN News: 23/04/2018 – MTBOT – Largest Yellow Taxicab Trade Association in NYC – Announces Major Investment Deal with STRONG for Traditional and Digi; 23/04/2018 – DJ Ballantyne Strong Inc, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (BTN); 10/03/2018 Hometown Source: Wrestling: Ballantyne’s state title is twice as nice; 08/05/2018 – Ballantyne Strong 1Q Rev $15.8M; 29/05/2018 – BALLANTYNE STRONG INC – ON MAY 22, CO’S UNIT ENTERED INTO A MASTER INSTALLMENT PAYMENT AGREEMENT NEC FINANCIAL SERVICES – SEC FILING; 15/03/2018 – Ballantyne Strong 4Q Loss/Shr 7c; 19/04/2018 – Northeast Regional Council of Carpenters’ Executive Secretary-Treasurer John Ballantyne Named Chairman of the New Jersey Sports and Exposition Authority; 30/04/2018 – Strong/MDI Reaches Agreement with Eclipse Screens and Adds Curvilinear Screens for Themed Applications to Its Product Lineup; 19/04/2018 – Northeast Regional Council of Carpenters’ Executive Secretary-Treasurer John Ballantyne Named Chairman of the New Jersey Spo; 08/05/2018 – Ballantyne Strong 1Q Loss/Shr 26c

Analysts await Parsley Energy, Inc. (NYSE:PE) to report earnings on August, 1. They expect $0.37 EPS, up 640.00% or $0.32 from last year’s $0.05 per share. PE’s profit will be $119.22 million for 20.46 P/E if the $0.37 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.31 actual EPS reported by Parsley Energy, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 19.35% EPS growth.

Colin Roberts is the See Remarks of Parsley Energy Inc. He lately made a sale of 10,000 shares in the public firm with the trade value totalling close to $302,100 U.S Dollars. That is according to the traded price of $30.2 for share. This transaction was made on 29/06/2018. A report which was filed with the DC-based SEC and available here, discloses details of the transaction. He owns 0.07% of the -company’s market cap or 224,600 shares.

Parsley Energy, Inc., an independent oil and natural gas company, engages in the acquisition, development, production, exploration, and sale of natural gas and crude oil properties in the Permian Basin in West Texas and Southeastern New Mexico. The company has market cap of $9.76 billion. As of December 31, 2016, its acreage position consisted of 138,567 net acres, including 95,072 net acres in the Midland Basin and 43,495 net acres in the Delaware Basin; and 146.7 net producing horizontal wells and 481.5 net producing vertical wells, as well an estimated proved oil and natural gas reserves were 222.3 MMBoe. It has a 72.1 P/E ratio.

Since February 26, 2018, it had 3 insider buys, and 6 selling transactions for $3.29 million activity. On Monday, April 2 the insider Roberts Colin sold $212,175. 10,000 shares valued at $259,900 were bought by ALAMEDDINE A R on Tuesday, February 27. 142,971 shares were sold by Gallagher Matthew, worth $4.54M on Tuesday, May 8. Shares for $4.99 million were bought by Sheffield Bryan. Dalton Ryan also sold $1.93 million worth of Parsley Energy, Inc. (NYSE:PE) shares. Brokmeyer Ron also bought $51,320 worth of Parsley Energy, Inc. (NYSE:PE) shares. $1.33M worth of Parsley Energy, Inc. (NYSE:PE) was sold by Hinson Mike on Tuesday, May 8.

The stock increased 0.23% or $0.07 during the last trading session, reaching $30.28. About 3.26M shares traded. Parsley Energy, Inc. (NYSE:PE) has declined 3.98% since July 1, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 16.55% the S&P500. Some Historical PE News: 04/05/2018 – PARSLEY CEO: SPIN-OFF OF MINERAL UNIT `SOMETHING TO LOOK INTO’; 22/05/2018 – Parsley Energy at UBS Global Oil & Gas Conference Tomorrow; 03/05/2018 – PARSLEY ENERGY 1Q REV. $392.7M, EST. $345.2M; 03/05/2018 – Parsley Energy 1Q Rev $392.7M; 29/03/2018 – Revisiting Parsley Energy’s Takeover Odds in Permian ‘Dogfight’; 21/05/2018 – PARSLEY ENERGY INC PE.N : SIMMONS RAISES TARGET PRICE TO $46 FROM $39; 03/05/2018 – Parsley Energy 1Q Adj EPS 31c; 03/05/2018 – PARSLEY ENERGY INC PE.N – TOTAL NET PRODUCTION AVERAGED 93.4 MBOE PER DAY VS 54.78 MBOE PER DAY; 04/05/2018 – PARSLEY ENERGY SAYS 85% OF ITS OIL LEAVING PERMIAN BY PIPE; 03/05/2018 – PARSLEY ENERGY 1Q ADJ EPS 31C, EST. 24C

Among 17 analysts covering Parsley Energy (NYSE:PE), 14 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 82% are positive. Parsley Energy has $5700 highest and $28 lowest target. $39.38’s average target is 30.05% above currents $30.28 stock price. Parsley Energy had 36 analyst reports since January 9, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Hold” rating by Williams Capital Group given on Tuesday, January 30. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Buy” on Friday, April 13. Credit Suisse maintained Parsley Energy, Inc. (NYSE:PE) rating on Tuesday, January 23. Credit Suisse has “Buy” rating and $38.0 target. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the shares of PE in report on Thursday, February 15 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Hold” rating by Citigroup given on Tuesday, January 30. The company was maintained on Thursday, February 22 by Deutsche Bank. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Friday, May 4 by Williams Capital Group. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Friday, May 4 by BMO Capital Markets. The stock of Parsley Energy, Inc. (NYSE:PE) has “Outperform” rating given on Tuesday, January 30 by Credit Suisse. Morgan Stanley maintained it with “Equal-Weight” rating and $28 target in Wednesday, February 7 report.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.12 in 2018 Q1. Its up 0.11, from 1.01 in 2017Q4. It is positive, as 46 investors sold Parsley Energy, Inc. shares while 90 reduced holdings. 48 funds opened positions while 104 raised stakes. 255.01 million shares or 1.42% more from 251.44 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Gradient Invests Limited Liability has 572 shares. 108,400 are owned by Ci. Barclays Public Limited accumulated 0.01% or 310,296 shares. Pnc Financial Gru Inc has invested 0% in Parsley Energy, Inc. (NYSE:PE). Viking Fund Limited Liability Corporation has 3.3% invested in Parsley Energy, Inc. (NYSE:PE) for 600,000 shares. Nomura Asset Limited holds 27,900 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Verition Fund Mngmt Limited Liability Co holds 0.02% of its portfolio in Parsley Energy, Inc. (NYSE:PE) for 9,879 shares. Discovery Cap Management Limited Liability Ct accumulated 4.07M shares. Quantitative Systematic Strategies Limited Liability Corporation holds 0.11% of its portfolio in Parsley Energy, Inc. (NYSE:PE) for 17,769 shares. Royal Retail Bank Of Canada accumulated 814,111 shares. Great West Life Assurance Can reported 73,669 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. The Georgia-based Atlantic has invested 0.03% in Parsley Energy, Inc. (NYSE:PE). Metropolitan Life Insur New York has invested 0% in Parsley Energy, Inc. (NYSE:PE). Vident Inv Advisory Ltd Liability accumulated 0.01% or 10,806 shares. The New York-based Grp has invested 0% in Parsley Energy, Inc. (NYSE:PE).

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