Shares of Rosehill Resources Inc Class A (NASDAQ:ROSE) have been assigned a consensus broker rating score of 1.00 (Strong Buy) from the two brokers that provide coverage for the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a strong buy rating.

Brokerages have set a twelve-month consensus target price of $12.17 for the company and are expecting that the company will post $0.42 EPS for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Zacks has also given Rosehill Resources Inc Class A an industry rank of 115 out of 255 based on the ratings given to its competitors.

A number of research firms recently weighed in on ROSE. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Rosehill Resources Inc Class A from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, May 1st. ValuEngine downgraded Rosehill Resources Inc Class A from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, May 2nd.

ROSE stock traded down $0.41 during trading on Monday, reaching $6.68. 55,802 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 33,248. Rosehill Resources Inc Class A has a twelve month low of $5.52 and a twelve month high of $10.84. The company has a market cap of $307.64 million, a PE ratio of -41.75 and a beta of 1.37. The company has a quick ratio of 0.40, a current ratio of 0.40 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 6.17.

Rosehill Resources Inc Class A (NASDAQ:ROSE) last released its earnings results on Thursday, August 16th. The company reported $0.75 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.18 by $0.57. Rosehill Resources Inc Class A had a return on equity of 69.29% and a net margin of 5.62%. The business had revenue of $80.53 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $70.45 million. equities research analysts anticipate that Rosehill Resources Inc Class A will post 1.81 EPS for the current year.

In related news, Director Harry Quarls acquired 10,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Monday, May 21st. The shares were bought at an average cost of $8.11 per share, with a total value of $81,100.00. Following the completion of the acquisition, the director now owns 53,189 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $431,362.79. The acquisition was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website. Also, major shareholder Principal Fund L.P. K2 sold 32,430 shares of Rosehill Resources Inc Class A stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, August 10th. The shares were sold at an average price of $8.77, for a total value of $284,411.10. Following the sale, the insider now directly owns 268,769 shares in the company, valued at $2,357,104.13. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Over the last three months, insiders have sold 74,063 shares of company stock worth $648,810. 60.00% of the stock is owned by company insiders.

A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in ROSE. Millennium Management LLC boosted its holdings in Rosehill Resources Inc Class A by 61.4% during the first quarter. Millennium Management LLC now owns 18,600 shares of the company’s stock valued at $109,000 after purchasing an additional 7,075 shares in the last quarter. Geode Capital Management LLC acquired a new stake in Rosehill Resources Inc Class A during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $406,000. Wells Fargo & Company MN boosted its holdings in Rosehill Resources Inc Class A by 5.2% during the first quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 155,546 shares of the company’s stock valued at $913,000 after purchasing an additional 7,738 shares in the last quarter. BlackRock Inc. boosted its holdings in Rosehill Resources Inc Class A by 12.6% during the fourth quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 131,055 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,031,000 after purchasing an additional 14,619 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Quantum Capital Management boosted its holdings in Rosehill Resources Inc Class A by 130.1% during the first quarter. Quantum Capital Management now owns 214,442 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,259,000 after purchasing an additional 121,233 shares in the last quarter. 4.99% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

Rosehill Resources Inc Class A Company Profile

Rosehill Resources Inc, an independent oil and natural gas company, focuses on the acquisition, exploration, development, and production of unconventional oil and associated liquids-rich natural gas reserves in the Permian Basin. As of December 31, 2017, its portfolio included 39 gross operated producing horizontal wells and 3 gross operated horizontal wells in the Northern Delaware Basin; and working interests in approximately 14,762 gross acres in the Northern and Southern Delaware Basin with an inventory of 530 gross operated and non-operated potential horizontal drilling locations.

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