Fifth Creek Energy, Bill Barrett Corporation to Merge in $649 Million Deal

Therefore 26% are positive. $7.34's average target is 52.92% above currents $4.8 stock price.

A total of 17 analysts have released a report on Bill Barrett. Beta factor, which measures the riskiness of the security, was registered at 3.59. The rating was maintained by Howard Weil on Friday, October 14 with "Sector Outperform". Canaccord Genuity upgraded the shares of BBG in report on Tuesday, March 7 to "Buy" rating. The stock of Bill Barrett Corporation (NYSE:BBG) earned "Sell" rating by Seaport Global on Wednesday, June 21.

The stock of Bill Barrett Corporation and Fred's, Inc. were two of the most active stocks on Tueday. The rating was downgraded by Cantor Fitzgerald on Tuesday, April 26 to "Hold". Imperial Capital raised Bill Barrett from an "in-line" rating to an "outperform" rating and set a $8.00 target price for the company in a report on Thursday, November 2nd. About 776,295 shares traded. The Quinn Opportunity Partners Llc holds 537,200 shares with $4.29 million value, down from 597,200 last quarter. Tjx Cos Inc New now has $47.45B valuation. The volatility change in the previous week has observed by 6.53% and experienced of 5.77% change in the last month. About 289,876 shares traded.

Among 18 analysts covering Burlington Stores (NYSE:BURL), 15 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Analysts, on average, seem bullish as they suggest FRED is worth $3.53 more, giving a target price of $7.67 a share. ValuEngine downgraded Bill Barrett from a "sell" rating to a "strong sell" rating in a report on Friday, September 1st. On Friday, August 7 the stock rating was maintained by Northland Capital with "Market Perform". The firm has "Buy" rating by Imperial Capital given on Thursday, November 2. Jefferies maintained Fortress Investment Group LLC (NYSE:FIG) rating on Monday, September 25. On Monday, June 6 the stock rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with "Equalweight". A sudden increase in a stock's activity can be a sign that investors are trading in anticipation of a catalyst, or that investors feel very strongly in one way or the other about the future direction of a stock. The debt ratio of BBG is 1.30 compared to 0.51 for FRED. 81 funds opened positions while 357 raised stakes. 141.00 million shares or 0.27% less from 141.38 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Northern Tru Corp holds 0% or 902,822 shares in its portfolio. Parametric Portfolio Assoc Ltd Limited Liability Company invested in 667,191 shares. Ls Advsrs Ltd Liability Corp stated it has 32,986 shares. Credit Suisse Ag invested in 50,465 shares or 0% of the stock. Milestone Group Inc Inc Inc holds 35,228 shares. Penn Cap Mgmt Co accumulated 448,324 shares or 0.1% of the stock. Gardner Lewis Asset Mgmt L P reported 340,000 shares. Hsbc Hldgs Public Llc has 2.46M shares for 0.04% of their portfolio. Putnam Lc stated it has 998,834 shares or 0.17% of all its holdings. Indiana & Invest has 25,936 shares for 0.92% of their portfolio. Ameriprise Fincl holds 432,620 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Creative Planning invested in 0% or 500 shares. FIG's profit will be $104.92 million for 7.22 P/E if the $0.27 EPS becomes a reality. Hence the difference between Predicted EPS and Actual EPS reported is $0.12/share which shows an Earnings Surprise of 60 Percent. Zimmer Biomet Hldgs Inc (ZMH) was reduced too. Its up 0.44% from 9.27M shares previously. It has underperformed by 59.71% the S&P500. The company has market cap of $365.82 million. It now has negative earnings.

Bill Barrett Corp (NYSE:BBG)'s trailing twelve month revenues are $221.1 Million, whereas its price to sales ratio for the same period is 1.59. They expect this year's earnings to rise 2.79% year-over-year to $2.21, followed by 5.43% growth in the next year to $2.33.

Cisco Systems, Inc. most recently reported earnings per share (EPS) of $0.61 for the October 2017 versus $0.61 in the same quarter previous year, representing 0% growth.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.17 in 2017 Q2. Its down 0.12, from 0.95 in 2017Q1. It is negative, as 19 investors sold Bill Barrett Corporation shares while 40 reduced holdings. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP increased its stake in Bill Barrett by 28.3% in the fourth quarter. 133,705 were reported by California State Teachers Retirement. Barrow Hanley Mewhinney Strauss Lc holds 0% or 10,186 shares. Security holds 0.1% of its portfolio in The TJX Companies, Inc.

Outstanding shares are common stock authorized by a company that are issued, purchased, and held by investors. Bill Barrett's revenue was up 34.4% on a year-over-year basis. Pub Employees Retirement Sys Of Ohio holds 20,023 shares. Green Square Ltd Limited Liability Company invested 0.03% of its portfolio in Bill Barrett Corporation (NYSE:BBG). Thrivent For Lutherans has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Bill Barrett Corporation (NYSE:BBG). Shares are clocking price at $4.65 with change of -18.71%.