Engineers Gate Manager LP acquired a new stake in SunCoke Energy Inc (NYSE:SXC) during the third quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm acquired 36,237 shares of the energy company’s stock, valued at approximately $331,000. Engineers Gate Manager LP owned about 0.06% of SunCoke Energy as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in SXC. Aperio Group LLC boosted its position in SunCoke Energy by 32.8% in the 2nd quarter. Aperio Group LLC now owns 28,242 shares of the energy company’s stock valued at $308,000 after buying an additional 6,978 shares during the last quarter. Russell Investments Group Ltd. boosted its position in SunCoke Energy by 12.4% in the 2nd quarter. Russell Investments Group Ltd. now owns 499,011 shares of the energy company’s stock valued at $5,439,000 after buying an additional 55,043 shares during the last quarter. Texas Permanent School Fund boosted its position in SunCoke Energy by 1.0% in the 2nd quarter. Texas Permanent School Fund now owns 46,951 shares of the energy company’s stock valued at $512,000 after buying an additional 484 shares during the last quarter. Arizona State Retirement System boosted its position in SunCoke Energy by 0.3% in the 2nd quarter. Arizona State Retirement System now owns 33,530 shares of the energy company’s stock valued at $365,000 after buying an additional 100 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Legal & General Group Plc boosted its position in SunCoke Energy by 9.0% in the 2nd quarter. Legal & General Group Plc now owns 116,671 shares of the energy company’s stock valued at $1,272,000 after buying an additional 9,611 shares during the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 90.96% of the company’s stock.

SunCoke Energy Inc (NYSE:SXC) opened at $11.21 on Monday. The company has a market capitalization of $721.43, a price-to-earnings ratio of 28.74 and a beta of 1.31. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.69, a current ratio of 1.58 and a quick ratio of 1.04. SunCoke Energy Inc has a 12-month low of $7.66 and a 12-month high of $12.29.

SunCoke Energy (NYSE:SXC) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October 26th. The energy company reported $0.18 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of ($0.08) by $0.26. The company had revenue of $339.00 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $344.40 million. SunCoke Energy had a return on equity of 4.60% and a net margin of 0.42%. The firm’s quarterly revenue was up 15.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $0.10 EPS. equities research analysts predict that SunCoke Energy Inc will post -0.16 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

A number of brokerages have commented on SXC. B. Riley reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of SunCoke Energy in a research report on Wednesday, November 1st. BidaskClub upgraded SunCoke Energy from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Friday, August 25th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded SunCoke Energy from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $12.00 price objective on the stock in a research report on Saturday, November 18th.

In other news, insider Phillip Michael Hardesty sold 4,444 shares of the stock in a transaction on Thursday, November 30th. The stock was sold at an average price of $11.37, for a total value of $50,528.28. Following the transaction, the insider now owns 70,161 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $797,730.57. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website. Corporate insiders own 3.85% of the company’s stock.

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SunCoke Energy Profile

SunCoke Energy, Inc is a producer of coke in the Americas. The Company’s segments include Domestic Coke, Brazil Coke, Coal Logistics, and Corporate and Other. The Domestic Coke segment consists of its Jewell Coke Company, L.P. (Jewell), Indiana Harbor Coke Company (Indiana Harbor), Haverhill Coke Company LLC (Haverhill), Gateway Energy and Coke Company, LLC (Granite City) and Middletown Coke Company, LLC (Middletown) cokemaking and heat recovery operations.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for SunCoke Energy (NYSE:SXC)

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