Blair William & Co. IL boosted its stake in EOG Resources, Inc. (NYSE:EOG) by 1.5% during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 953,514 shares of the energy exploration company’s stock after buying an additional 14,304 shares during the period. Blair William & Co. IL owned approximately 0.17% of EOG Resources worth $86,312,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Other large investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. IHT Wealth Management LLC raised its stake in EOG Resources by 4.1% in the first quarter. IHT Wealth Management LLC now owns 1,039 shares of the energy exploration company’s stock valued at $101,000 after buying an additional 41 shares during the last quarter. Winfield Associates Inc. raised its position in shares of EOG Resources by 1.7% in the second quarter. Winfield Associates Inc. now owns 1,151 shares of the energy exploration company’s stock worth $103,000 after buying an additional 19 shares in the last quarter. Chicago Partners Investment Group LLC raised its position in shares of EOG Resources by 60.0% in the first quarter. Chicago Partners Investment Group LLC now owns 1,069 shares of the energy exploration company’s stock worth $104,000 after buying an additional 401 shares in the last quarter. Advantage Investment Management LLC raised its position in shares of EOG Resources by 16.6% in the first quarter. Advantage Investment Management LLC now owns 1,080 shares of the energy exploration company’s stock worth $105,000 after buying an additional 154 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Exane Derivatives raised its position in shares of EOG Resources by 19.8% in the second quarter. Exane Derivatives now owns 1,160 shares of the energy exploration company’s stock worth $105,000 after buying an additional 192 shares in the last quarter. 85.47% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

Shares of EOG Resources, Inc. (NYSE EOG) opened at 83.40 on Tuesday. The company has a 50-day moving average of $90.04 and a 200 day moving average of $92.96. The firm’s market cap is $48.16 billion. EOG Resources, Inc. has a 12-month low of $82.25 and a 12-month high of $109.37.

EOG Resources (NYSE:EOG) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August 1st. The energy exploration company reported $0.08 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.10 by $0.02. EOG Resources had a negative net margin of 2.88% and a negative return on equity of 0.68%. The company had revenue of $2.61 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $2.51 billion. During the same period last year, the firm earned ($0.38) earnings per share. EOG Resources’s revenue was up 47.1% on a year-over-year basis. Equities research analysts anticipate that EOG Resources, Inc. will post $0.61 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

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A number of research analysts recently weighed in on the stock. BidaskClub lowered shares of EOG Resources from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, August 16th. Jefferies Group LLC reaffirmed a “hold” rating and issued a $101.00 price target on shares of EOG Resources in a research note on Wednesday, August 16th. Scotiabank set a $102.00 price target on shares of EOG Resources and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, August 11th. Barclays PLC reaffirmed an “overweight” rating and issued a $101.00 price target (up from $94.00) on shares of EOG Resources in a research note on Wednesday, August 9th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research raised shares of EOG Resources from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday, August 7th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have given a hold rating and twenty-three have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $108.54.

In related news, EVP Lloyd W. Helms, Jr. sold 4,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Monday, August 14th. The shares were sold at an average price of $88.22, for a total value of $352,880.00. Following the completion of the sale, the executive vice president now directly owns 70,987 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $6,262,473.14. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through this hyperlink. 0.53% of the stock is owned by insiders.

EOG Resources Company Profile

EOG Resources, Inc explores for, develops, produces and markets crude oil and natural gas in major producing basins in the United States, The Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, the United Kingdom, The People’s Republic of China, Canada and, from time to time, select other international areas. Its operations are all crude oil and natural gas exploration and production related.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for EOG Resources (NYSE:EOG)

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