Churchill Management Has Cut Home Depot Com (HD) Position; 7 Bullish Analysts Covering GeoPark Limited (GPRK)

Churchill Management Corp decreased Home Depot Inc Com (HD) stake by 2.86% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Churchill Management Corp sold 5,413 shares as Home Depot Inc Com (HD)’s stock rose 9.30%. The Churchill Management Corp holds 184,011 shares with $30.10 million value, down from 189,424 last quarter. Home Depot Inc Com now has $223.09 billion valuation. The stock increased 4.33% or $7.93 during the last trading session, reaching $191.04. About 11.68 million shares traded or 130.26% up from the average. The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD) has risen 18.65% since February 7, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.95% the S&P500.

Among 7 analysts covering GeoPark Limited (NYSE) (NYSE:GPRK), 7 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. GeoPark Limited (NYSE) had 22 analyst reports since September 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Outperform” rating by FirstEnergy Capital on Thursday, November 12. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, August 10 by GMP Securities. FirstEnergy Capital initiated GeoPark Limited (NYSE:GPRK) on Friday, September 4 with “Outperform” rating. GMP Securities maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Wednesday, September 20 report. The stock of GeoPark Limited (NYSE:GPRK) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, August 17 by GMP Securities. GMP Securities maintained GeoPark Limited (NYSE:GPRK) on Wednesday, December 20 with “Buy” rating. Canaccord Genuity maintained the shares of GPRK in report on Monday, December 4 with “Buy” rating. GMP Securities maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Thursday, November 16 report. On Tuesday, December 19 the stock rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity with “Buy”. GMP Securities maintained it with “Buy” rating and $10.5000 target in Monday, June 12 report. See GeoPark Limited (NYSE:GPRK) latest ratings:

05/02/2018 Broker: Canaccord Genuity Rating: Buy New Target: $13.0 Maintain
10/01/2018 Broker: GMP Securities Rating: Buy New Target: $15.75 Maintain
08/01/2018 Broker: Canaccord Genuity Rating: Buy New Target: $13.0 Maintain
20/12/2017 Broker: GMP Securities Rating: Buy New Target: $15.5 Maintain
19/12/2017 Broker: Canaccord Genuity Rating: Buy New Target: $11.5 Maintain
12/12/2017 Broker: GMP Securities Rating: Buy New Target: $15.0 Maintain
04/12/2017 Broker: Canaccord Genuity Rating: Buy New Target: $11.5 Maintain
16/11/2017 Broker: GMP Securities Rating: Buy New Target: $14.0 Maintain
23/10/2017 Broker: Canaccord Genuity Rating: Buy New Target: $11.5 Maintain
20/09/2017 Broker: GMP Securities Rating: Buy New Target: $13.5 Maintain

GeoPark Limited engages in the exploration, development, and production of gas and oil reserves in Chile, Colombia, Brazil, Peru, and Argentina. The company has market cap of $615.99 million. As of December 31, 2016, the firm had working and/or economic interests in 26 hydrocarbons blocks, as well as shallow-offshore concession in Brazil that includes the Manati Field. It currently has negative earnings. It had net proved reserves of 73.6 million barrels of oil equivalent.

The stock increased 3.54% or $0.35 during the last trading session, reaching $10.25. About 102,210 shares traded. GeoPark Limited (NYSE:GPRK) has risen 222.35% since February 7, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 205.65% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.14 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.19, from 0.95 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 59 investors sold HD shares while 562 reduced holdings. 121 funds opened positions while 587 raised stakes. 796.24 million shares or 3.15% less from 822.13 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Moreover, Adams Diversified Equity Fund has 1.58% invested in The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD). Fincl Advisory Grp accumulated 5,777 shares. The Washington-based Freestone Ltd has invested 0.03% in The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD). Griffin Asset Management holds 44,585 shares. Moreover, Investec Asset Mgmt Limited has 0.06% invested in The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD). Confluence Mngmt Limited Liability Corporation has 0.38% invested in The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD). Beach Invest Limited Liability Corporation holds 1.29% or 4,530 shares in its portfolio. Architects reported 0.03% in The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD). Shayne & Commerce Ltd Liability Corporation, Tennessee-based fund reported 3,300 shares. Birch Hill Inv Ltd Liability Com reported 0.17% in The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD). Bath Savings Tru, Maine-based fund reported 8,882 shares. Cincinnati owns 0.51% invested in The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD) for 105,000 shares. Montag A And Assocs holds 77,254 shares or 1.36% of its portfolio. Amica Mutual Co reported 1.04% of its portfolio in The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD). Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Mngmt Limited Co accumulated 154,051 shares.

Among 33 analysts covering The Home Depot Inc. (NYSE:HD), 24 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 73% are positive. The Home Depot Inc. had 107 analyst reports since August 19, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Overweight” rating by Atlantic Securities on Tuesday, November 28. The rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray with “Hold” on Tuesday, August 15. The firm has “Neutral” rating by Goldman Sachs given on Tuesday, August 18. On Friday, August 14 the stock rating was maintained by Longbow with “Buy”. The firm has “Hold” rating by S&P Research given on Wednesday, August 19. The stock of The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD) has “Neutral” rating given on Thursday, May 11 by Atlantic Securities. As per Thursday, November 16, the company rating was maintained by Citigroup. The stock of The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD) earned “Hold” rating by Cantor Fitzgerald on Monday, August 17. The rating was maintained by Bank of America with “Buy” on Wednesday, August 16. The company was initiated on Monday, February 6 by Bernstein.

Analysts await The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD) to report earnings on February, 20. They expect $1.62 EPS, up 12.50% or $0.18 from last year’s $1.44 per share. HD’s profit will be $1.89 billion for 29.48 P/E if the $1.62 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.84 actual EPS reported by The Home Depot, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -11.96% negative EPS growth.