Mason Capital Management LLC Boosted Holding in Bhp Billiton Plc (BBL)


Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. It has outperformed by 53.81% the S&P500.

Autus Asset Management Llc increased its stake in Bhp Billiton Ltd (BHP) by 15.91% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Nuance Investments Llc sold 678,480 shares as Globus Med Inc (GMED)'s stock rose 22.30%. The hedge fund run by Michael Hintze held 7,808 shares of the coal mining company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $314,000, down from 58,296 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Mason Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Bhp Billiton Plc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $107.47B market cap company. JPMorgan Chase reduced their price target on shares of BHP Billiton from GBX 1,700 ($24.03) to GBX 1,650 ($23.32) and set a "neutral" rating on the stock in a research report on Wednesday, February 21st. The institutional investor held 744,051 shares of the major pharmaceuticals company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $77.65 million, down from 761,051 at the end of the previous reported quarter. BHP Billiton plc (NYSE:BBL) has risen 28.11% since April 15, 2017 and is uptrending. Finally, Sanford C. Bernstein lowered BHP Billiton from an "outperform" rating to a "market perform" rating and lowered their target price for the stock from $49.55 to $47.00 in a research report on Monday, January 22nd.

Among 55 analysts covering Facebook (NASDAQ:FB), 50 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 33% are positive. Twenty-First Century Fox Inc had 101 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Tuesday, October 24 the stock rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with "Equal Weight". The firm has "Hold" rating given on Thursday, August 31 by Jefferies. BMO Capital Markets maintained Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. The stock has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus price target of $39.37. New England Rech Mngmt invested in 1,540 shares or 0.19% of the stock. (NASDAQ:FB) earned "Buy" rating by Monness Crespi & Hardt on Thursday, July 30. The stock rating was upgraded by RBC Capital Markets to "Sector Perform" on Wednesday, April 4. (NASDAQ:AMZN) has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, August 2 by M Partners. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Wednesday, September 27 by Needham.

Analysts await Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) to report earnings on May, 2. FOXA's profit will be $1.03 billion for 16.42 P/E if the $0.56 EPS becomes a reality. Olsavsky Brian T also sold $3.42M worth of, Inc.

Cullen Frost Bankers Inc decreased Honeywell International Inc Co (NYSE:HON) stake by 3,087 shares to 78,297 valued at $12.01 million in 2017Q4. It also upped United Parcel Service Inc (NYSE:UPS) stake by 119,471 shares and now owns 724,038 shares. Credit Suisse Group reiterated a "neutral" rating and set a GBX 1,430 ($20.21) price target on shares of BHP Billiton in a research report on Thursday, February 15th. Therefore 50% are positive.

Among 25 analysts covering BHP Billiton Limited (ADR) (NYSE:BHP), 8 have Buy rating, 4 Sell and 13 Hold. On Thursday, December 1 the stock rating was maintained by Argus Research with "Hold". The stock has "Hold" rating by Cowen & Co on Tuesday, January 9. Cantor Fitzgerald maintained Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) on Thursday, July 27 with "Buy" rating.

COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: "Citigroup Increases BHP Billiton (BLT) Price Target to GBX 1,600" was originally posted by and is the property of of On Monday, April 9 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Hold". Jefferies maintained the shares of BBL in report on Wednesday, August 23 with "Buy" rating. Deutsche Bank upgraded shares of BHP Billiton from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a research report on Tuesday, April 10th.