Analysts See $0.50 EPS for Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (CPK)

July 11, 2018 - By Robert Shackelford

Investors sentiment increased to 1.34 in Q1 2018. Its up 0.26, from 1.08 in 2017Q4. It increased, as 8 investors sold Chesapeake Utilities Corporation shares while 45 reduced holdings. 29 funds opened positions while 42 raised stakes. 10.05 million shares or 3.40% more from 9.72 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported.
Vanguard Group owns 889,007 shares. California State Teachers Retirement System reported 24,111 shares stake. Aperio Gp Ltd Com reported 8,529 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Farmers & Merchants Investments accumulated 119 shares or 0% of the stock. Geode Mngmt Limited Liability has invested 0% of its portfolio in Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK). Etrade Capital Mngmt Limited Liability Company owns 17,571 shares. Cutter & Brokerage Inc stated it has 0.69% in Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK). Citigroup reported 0% in Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK). Shell Asset Mgmt reported 19,616 shares or 0.03% of all its holdings. Energ Income Ltd holds 260,293 shares or 0.36% of its portfolio. Blackrock accumulated 1.05 million shares. 1,901 were reported by Great West Life Assurance Can. National Bank & Trust Of New York Mellon has 443,103 shares. Trexquant Invest Lp holds 0.04% or 8,811 shares in its portfolio. 6,687 were reported by Balyasny Asset Management Ltd Liability Corporation.

Since March 20, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 16 selling transactions for $2.85 million activity. $197,750 worth of Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) was sold by SCHIMKAITIS JOHN R on Monday, July 2. 7,051 shares were sold by Michael P. McMasters, worth $529,780.

Analysts expect Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) to report $0.50 EPS on August, 2.They anticipate $0.13 EPS change or 35.14 % from last quarter’s $0.37 EPS. CPK’s profit would be $8.18M giving it 43.25 P/E if the $0.50 EPS is correct. After having $1.40 EPS previously, Chesapeake Utilities Corporation’s analysts see -64.29 % EPS growth. The stock decreased 0.12% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $86.5. About 46,605 shares traded. Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) has risen 5.15% since July 12, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 7.42% the S&P500.

Chesapeake Utilities Corporation, a diversified energy company, engages in various energy and other businesses. The company has market cap of $1.42 billion. The firm operates in two divisions, Regulated Energy and Unregulated Energy. It has a 21.51 P/E ratio. The Regulated Energy segment engages in the distribution of natural gas in Delaware, Maryland and Florida; distribution of electricity in Florida; and transmission of natural gas on the Delmarva Peninsula and in Florida.

More news for Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) were recently published by: Nasdaq.com, which released: “Stay Safe as Trade War Escalates: 5 Top Defensive Stocks” on July 06, 2018. Globenewswire.com‘s article titled: “Factors of Influence in 2018, Key Indicators and Opportunity within Chevron, DXP Enterprises, The Michaels …” and published on June 25, 2018 is yet another important article.

Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) Institutional Positions Chart

Receive News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings with our FREE daily email newsletter.