Dimensional Fund Advisors LP lowered its stake in shares of SunCoke Energy, Inc. (NYSE:SXC) by 0.7% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 5,412,748 shares of the energy company’s stock after selling 36,869 shares during the period. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP owned 8.41% of SunCoke Energy worth $58,999,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.

A number of other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the business. Vanguard Group Inc. lifted its holdings in SunCoke Energy by 1.7% during the second quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 4,936,265 shares of the energy company’s stock worth $53,804,000 after buying an additional 82,674 shares during the period. Boston Partners lifted its holdings in SunCoke Energy by 30.0% during the second quarter. Boston Partners now owns 3,901,699 shares of the energy company’s stock worth $42,528,000 after buying an additional 900,669 shares during the period. State Street Corp lifted its holdings in SunCoke Energy by 16.9% during the first quarter. State Street Corp now owns 3,062,681 shares of the energy company’s stock worth $27,445,000 after buying an additional 443,774 shares during the period. AQR Capital Management LLC lifted its holdings in SunCoke Energy by 32.0% during the first quarter. AQR Capital Management LLC now owns 1,007,207 shares of the energy company’s stock worth $9,025,000 after buying an additional 244,090 shares during the period. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. lifted its holdings in SunCoke Energy by 287.9% during the second quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 944,307 shares of the energy company’s stock worth $10,293,000 after buying an additional 700,860 shares during the period. Institutional investors own 90.24% of the company’s stock.

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SXC has been the topic of a number of recent analyst reports. BidaskClub raised SunCoke Energy from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Friday, August 25th. Zacks Investment Research raised SunCoke Energy from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Saturday, August 19th. Finally, TheStreet downgraded SunCoke Energy from a “c-” rating to a “d+” rating in a research report on Friday, August 4th.

SunCoke Energy, Inc. (NYSE SXC) opened at 9.60 on Monday. The company has a 50 day moving average price of $9.12 and a 200 day moving average price of $9.28. The firm’s market capitalization is $617.56 million. SunCoke Energy, Inc. has a 52-week low of $7.23 and a 52-week high of $13.14.

SunCoke Energy (NYSE:SXC) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July 27th. The energy company reported ($0.07) EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of ($0.14) by $0.07. SunCoke Energy had a negative net margin of 0.01% and a positive return on equity of 3.27%. The firm had revenue of $323.20 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $347.90 million. During the same period last year, the business earned ($0.07) EPS. SunCoke Energy’s revenue for the quarter was up 10.4% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, equities analysts forecast that SunCoke Energy, Inc. will post ($0.34) EPS for the current fiscal year.

In other SunCoke Energy news, Director James E. Sweetnam sold 20,000 shares of SunCoke Energy stock in a transaction on Tuesday, September 12th. The shares were sold at an average price of $8.76, for a total value of $175,200.00. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 10,000 shares in the company, valued at $87,600. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website. Also, Director James E. Sweetnam sold 11,715 shares of SunCoke Energy stock in a transaction on Friday, September 8th. The shares were sold at an average price of $9.09, for a total transaction of $106,489.35. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 20,000 shares in the company, valued at $181,800. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders own 3.85% of the company’s stock.

About SunCoke Energy

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.

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

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