Pioneer Natural Resources (PXD) : Fjarde Ap-fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund scooped up 991 additional shares in Pioneer Natural Resources during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Oct 14, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 40,815 shares of Pioneer Natural Resources which is valued at $7,589,957.Pioneer Natural Resources makes up approximately 0.17% of Fjarde Ap-fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Viking Fund Management reduced its stake in PXD by selling 10,000 shares or 8.0% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 115,000 shares of PXD which is valued at $21,638,400. Pioneer Natural Resources makes up approx 3.48% of Viking Fund Management’s portfolio.Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund reduced its stake in PXD by selling 4,598 shares or 21.38% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 16,907 shares of PXD which is valued at $3,267,109. Pioneer Natural Resources makes up approx 0.07% of Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund’s portfolio. Glaxis Capital Management sold out all of its stake in PXD during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 15,000 shares of PXD which is valued $2,898,600.
Pioneer Natural Resources closed down -2.2 points or -1.17% at $185.96 with 12,33,907 shares getting traded on Friday. Post opening the session at $189.63, the shares hit an intraday low of $185.85 and an intraday high of $189.79 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Friday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, Pioneer Natural Resources reported $-0.22 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.13 according to the earnings call on Jul 27, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $-0.35. The company had revenue of $786.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $783.47 million. The company’s revenue was up 22.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.10 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Pioneer Natural Resources. Company shares were Reiterated by Wunderlich on Oct 10, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 207 from a previous price target of $182 .Williams Capital Group Initiated Pioneer Natural Resources on Aug 29, 2016 to “Buy”, Price Target of the shares are set at $217.Pioneer Natural Resources was Initiated by Bernstein to “Outperform” on Aug 17, 2016.
Pioneer Natural Resources Company (Pioneer) is an independent oil and gas exploration and production company with operations in the United States. The Company focuses on production of oil natural gas liquid (NGLs) and gas through development drilling production enhancement activities and acquisitions of producing properties. The Company’s properties include Spraberry/Wolfcamp oil field located in West Texas; the liquid-rich Eagle Ford Shale field located in South Texas; Raton gas field located in southern Colorado; the West Panhandle gas and liquids field located in the Texas Panhandle and the Edwards gas field located in South Texas. The Company’s operations include well stimulation and hydraulic fracturing. The Company’s proved reserves include approximately 89 million Bbls (MMBbl) of oil 42 MMBbls of NGLs and 317 billion cubic feet (Bcf) of gas. The Company owns interests in six gas processing plants and eight treating facilities.