Reaffirmed: Hollyfrontier Corp (NYSE:HFC) Sell Rating Maintained by Jefferies; $41.0000 Target in Place

April 25, 2018 - By Hazel Jackson

Investors sentiment is 1.19 in Q4 2017. Its the same as in 2017Q3. It is the same, as 40 investors sold HollyFrontier Corporation shares while 125 reduced holdings. only 85 funds opened positions while 112 raised stakes. 144.13 million shares or 0.54% more from 143.35 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported.

Convergence Inv Ltd Llc, a Wisconsin-based fund reported 125,641 shares. State Street invested 0.03% in HollyFrontier Corporation (NYSE:HFC). Foster & Motley has invested 0.04% in HollyFrontier Corporation (NYSE:HFC). 344,191 were accumulated by Ajo Lp. Evercore Wealth Limited Liability Company invested in 1,656 shares. Bowling Ltd Llc accumulated 51,483 shares. Lourd Capital Ltd Co holds 4,048 shares. Natl Asset Mngmt has invested 0.1% in HollyFrontier Corporation (NYSE:HFC). Carroll Finance Assocs owns 3,647 shares. Tiaa Cref Investment Limited Liability stated it has 460,219 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. 5,366 were accumulated by Tci Wealth Advisors Inc. First Trust Advisors Limited Partnership reported 0.04% in HollyFrontier Corporation (NYSE:HFC). Vident Advisory Ltd Com reported 100,293 shares. Mason Street Advsr Limited Liability Corp holds 0.1% or 87,340 shares in its portfolio. Country Club Tru Communication Na holds 0.04% or 5,200 shares in its portfolio.

Since November 6, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 insider sales for $789,458 activity. On Monday, November 6 Gann John W Jr sold $546,580 worth of HollyFrontier Corporation (NYSE:HFC) or 13,000 shares.

Hollyfrontier Corp (NYSE:HFC) Rating Reaffirmed

Jefferies now has a $41.0000 target on the $10.56 billion market cap company or -31.24 % downside potential. In a report revealed to investors and clients on Tuesday morning, Hollyfrontier Corp (NYSE:HFC) shares have had their Sell Rating restate by equity research analysts at Jefferies.

Investors sentiment is 1.19 in Q4 2017. Its the same as in 2017Q3. It is the same, as 40 investors sold HollyFrontier Corporation shares while 125 reduced holdings. only 85 funds opened positions while 112 raised stakes. 144.13 million shares or 0.54% more from 143.35 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported.

Convergence Inv Ltd Llc, a Wisconsin-based fund reported 125,641 shares. State Street invested 0.03% in HollyFrontier Corporation (NYSE:HFC). Foster & Motley has invested 0.04% in HollyFrontier Corporation (NYSE:HFC). 344,191 were accumulated by Ajo Lp. Evercore Wealth Limited Liability Company invested in 1,656 shares. Bowling Ltd Llc accumulated 51,483 shares. Lourd Capital Ltd Co holds 4,048 shares. Natl Asset Mngmt has invested 0.1% in HollyFrontier Corporation (NYSE:HFC). Carroll Finance Assocs owns 3,647 shares. Tiaa Cref Investment Limited Liability stated it has 460,219 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. 5,366 were accumulated by Tci Wealth Advisors Inc. First Trust Advisors Limited Partnership reported 0.04% in HollyFrontier Corporation (NYSE:HFC). Vident Advisory Ltd Com reported 100,293 shares. Mason Street Advsr Limited Liability Corp holds 0.1% or 87,340 shares in its portfolio. Country Club Tru Communication Na holds 0.04% or 5,200 shares in its portfolio.

Since November 6, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 insider sales for $789,458 activity. On Monday, November 6 Gann John W Jr sold $546,580 worth of HollyFrontier Corporation (NYSE:HFC) or 13,000 shares.

HollyFrontier Corporation (NYSE:HFC) Ratings Coverage

Among 13 analysts covering HollyFrontier (NYSE:HFC), 5 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 38% are positive. HollyFrontier has $58.0 highest and $38.0 lowest target. $48.90’s average target is -17.99% below currents $59.63 stock price. HollyFrontier had 22 analyst reports since November 2, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of HollyFrontier Corporation (NYSE:HFC) earned “Buy” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Wednesday, December 20. The firm has “Underweight” rating by JP Morgan given on Monday, April 9. The stock has “Buy” rating by Deutsche Bank on Monday, March 19. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital on Tuesday, November 14 with “Overweight”. The company was upgraded on Monday, November 20 by Argus Research. The stock of HollyFrontier Corporation (NYSE:HFC) earned “Hold” rating by Cowen & Co on Friday, December 8. The company was downgraded on Friday, December 8 by Bank of America. The rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray with “Hold” on Monday, April 23. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Tuesday, January 30 report. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Sunday, January 21 by Piper Jaffray.

The stock decreased 1.26% or $0.76 during the last trading session, reaching $59.63. About 2.82 million shares traded or 20.24% up from the average. HollyFrontier Corporation (NYSE:HFC) has risen 84.07% since April 26, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 72.52% the S&P500.

Analysts await HollyFrontier Corporation (NYSE:HFC) to report earnings on May, 2 before the open. They expect $0.38 earnings per share, up 300.00 % or $0.57 from last year’s $-0.19 per share. HFC’s profit will be $67.28M for 39.23 P/E if the $0.38 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.70 actual earnings per share reported by HollyFrontier Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -45.71 % negative EPS growth.

HollyFrontier Corporation operates as an independent petroleum refiner in the United States. The company has market cap of $10.56 billion. The firm operates through two divisions, Refining and HEP. It has a 13.19 P/E ratio. It primarily produces high-value refined products, such as gasoline, diesel fuel, jet fuel, specialty lubricant products, and specialty and modified asphalt.

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