Anderson Hoagland & Co. lifted its position in Total SA (NYSE:TOT) by 1.1% during the second quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The institutional investor owned 36,194 shares of the oil and gas exploration company’s stock after purchasing an additional 377 shares during the period. Total comprises approximately 1.2% of Anderson Hoagland & Co.’s holdings, making the stock its 21st biggest holding. Anderson Hoagland & Co.’s holdings in Total were worth $1,864,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Several other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in TOT. Comerica Securities Inc. grew its position in Total by 21.8% during the 4th quarter. Comerica Securities Inc. now owns 7,146 shares of the oil and gas exploration company’s stock worth $377,000 after purchasing an additional 1,279 shares in the last quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP grew its position in Total by 1.0% during the 4th quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 709,465 shares of the oil and gas exploration company’s stock worth $37,020,000 after purchasing an additional 7,031 shares in the last quarter. Geode Capital Management LLC grew its position in Total by 11.9% during the 4th quarter. Geode Capital Management LLC now owns 52,536 shares of the oil and gas exploration company’s stock worth $2,741,000 after purchasing an additional 5,566 shares in the last quarter. Founders Financial Securities LLC purchased a new position in Total during the 4th quarter worth approximately $949,000. Finally, Mutual Advisors LLC grew its position in Total by 2.1% during the 4th quarter. Mutual Advisors LLC now owns 9,873 shares of the oil and gas exploration company’s stock worth $515,000 after purchasing an additional 204 shares in the last quarter. 6.60% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Shares of Total stock traded down $0.11 on Tuesday, hitting $54.30. 1,002,320 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 1,581,121. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $54.81. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.37, a quick ratio of 1.00 and a current ratio of 1.27. Total SA has a 12-month low of $49.70 and a 12-month high of $65.69. The company has a market cap of $135.72 billion, a P/E ratio of 10.75, a PEG ratio of 1.17 and a beta of 0.71.

Total (NYSE:TOT) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Friday, April 26th. The oil and gas exploration company reported $1.02 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.11 by ($0.09). Total had a net margin of 5.65% and a return on equity of 11.21%. The company had revenue of $51.21 billion for the quarter. Equities analysts expect that Total SA will post 5.27 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, July 2nd. Stockholders of record on Monday, June 10th were issued a dividend of $0.7128 per share. This represents a $2.85 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 5.25%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Friday, June 7th. Total’s dividend payout ratio is currently 47.13%.

TOT has been the topic of several research analyst reports. ValuEngine cut shares of Wolverine World Wide from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Monday, May 20th. Citigroup reiterated an “average” rating on shares of Stoneridge in a research report on Tuesday, May 7th. Credit Suisse Group set a $5.00 price objective on shares of Maxar Technologies and gave the stock a “sell” rating in a research report on Monday, July 15th. Deutsche Bank reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Total in a research report on Tuesday, April 9th. Finally, HSBC reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $58.50 price objective on shares of Total in a research report on Thursday, May 23rd. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and fifteen have given a buy rating to the company. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $53.08.

Total Profile

TOTAL SA operates as an integrated oil and gas company worldwide. The company operates through four segments: Exploration & Production; Gas, Renewables & Power; Refining & Chemicals; and Marketing & Services. The Exploration & Production segment is involved in exploration and production activities in approximately 50 countries, and produces oil or gas in approximately 30 countries.

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