Lonestar Resources US Inc (NASDAQ:LONE) insider Barry Schneider bought 4,000 shares of Lonestar Resources US stock in a transaction on Wednesday, August 14th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $2.52 per share, with a total value of $10,080.00. The purchase was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at this link.

Barry Schneider also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Thursday, June 6th, Barry Schneider bought 4,000 shares of Lonestar Resources US stock. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $2.42 per share, with a total value of $9,680.00.

Lonestar Resources US stock traded down $0.09 during midday trading on Wednesday, reaching $2.46. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 1,429 shares, compared to its average volume of 162,168. Lonestar Resources US Inc has a fifty-two week low of $1.93 and a fifty-two week high of $9.60. The company has a market capitalization of $65.32 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of -35.86 and a beta of 2.03. The company’s 50 day simple moving average is $2.45. The company has a quick ratio of 0.35, a current ratio of 0.35 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.57.

Lonestar Resources US (NASDAQ:LONE) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, August 5th. The energy company reported ($0.02) earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.10) by $0.08. Lonestar Resources US had a return on equity of 3.41% and a net margin of 5.82%. The business had revenue of $52.22 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $48.44 million. As a group, equities analysts predict that Lonestar Resources US Inc will post -0.44 EPS for the current year.

Several hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in LONE. Bank of New York Mellon Corp lifted its stake in shares of Lonestar Resources US by 440.2% in the 4th quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 71,236 shares of the energy company’s stock valued at $260,000 after purchasing an additional 58,048 shares during the period. Raymond James & Associates lifted its stake in shares of Lonestar Resources US by 344.5% in the 4th quarter. Raymond James & Associates now owns 48,900 shares of the energy company’s stock valued at $178,000 after purchasing an additional 37,900 shares during the period. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP lifted its stake in shares of Lonestar Resources US by 35.2% in the 4th quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 883,200 shares of the energy company’s stock valued at $3,224,000 after purchasing an additional 229,917 shares during the period. D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc. acquired a new position in shares of Lonestar Resources US in the 4th quarter valued at $39,000. Finally, Squarepoint Ops LLC acquired a new position in shares of Lonestar Resources US in the 4th quarter valued at $130,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 57.11% of the company’s stock.

LONE has been the subject of a number of recent analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Lonestar Resources US from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday. Northland Securities set a $6.00 target price on Lonestar Resources US and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Monday, July 8th. TheStreet downgraded Lonestar Resources US from a “c” rating to a “d+” rating in a report on Wednesday, May 15th. B. Riley set a $8.00 target price on Lonestar Resources US and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Monday, May 13th. Finally, ValuEngine raised Lonestar Resources US from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, August 1st. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. Lonestar Resources US has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $7.50.

About Lonestar Resources US

Lonestar Resources US Inc, an independent oil and gas company, engages in the acquisition, development, and production of unconventional oil, natural gas liquids, and natural gas properties in the United States. The company primarily focuses on Eagle Ford Shale properties that cover an area of 57,491 net acres in Texas counties.

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