Continental Resources (CLR) : Eton Park Capital Management added new position in Continental Resources during the most recent quarter end. The investment management firm now holds 225,000 shares of Continental Resources which is valued at $10,518,750 , the company said in a statement filed on Aug 15, 2016 with the SEC.Continental Resources makes up approximately 0.32% of Eton Park Capital Management’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Msd Partners added CLR to its portfolio by purchasing 697,041 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $32,586,667. Continental Resources makes up approx 1.59% of Msd Partners’s portfolio.Proshare Advisors reduced its stake in CLR by selling 1,524 shares or 16.68% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 7,613 shares of CLR which is valued at $355,908.Norges Bank reduced its stake in CLR by selling 87,591 shares or 7.5% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 1,081,032 shares of CLR which is valued at $50,538,246. Continental Resources makes up approx 0.02% of Norges Bank’s portfolio. Janney Montgomery Scott added CLR to its portfolio by purchasing 19,512 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $871,991. Continental Resources makes up approx 0.01% of Janney Montgomery Scott’s portfolio.Zurcher Kantonalbank (zurich Cantonalbank) reduced its stake in CLR by selling 436 shares or 7.11% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 5,694 shares of CLR which is valued at $255,547.
Continental Resources opened for trading at $47.61 and hit $48.79 on the upside on Thursday, eventually ending the session at $48.75, with a gain of 1.65% or 0.79 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 23,30,240 shares. Company has a market cap of $18,260 M.
On the company’s financial health, Continental Resources reported $-0.18 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.01 based on the information available during the earnings call on Aug 3, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $-0.17. The company had revenue of $525.70 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $563.20 million. The company’s revenue was down -33.5 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.13 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Continental Resources. Company shares were Reiterated by Wunderlich on Aug 19, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 59 from a previous price target of $50 .Continental Resources was Initiated by Wells Fargo to “Outperform” on Aug 16, 2016. Company shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on Aug 5, 2016 to “Outperform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 51 from a previous price target of $48 .
Continental Resources Inc. is an independent crude oil and natural gas exploration and production company. The Company owns properties in the North South and East regions of the United States. The North region consists of properties north of Kansas and west of the Mississippi River and includes North Dakota Bakken Montana Bakken and the Red River units. The Bakken field of North Dakota and Montana is a crude oil resource play. The South region includes Kansas and all properties south of Kansas and west of the Mississippi River including various plays in the South Central Oklahoma Oil Province (SCOOP) Northwest Cana and Arkoma areas of Oklahoma. The East region comprises undeveloped leasehold acreage east of the Mississippi River.