Hess (HES) - FREE Research Report

Fishman Eric S. who is Vice President and Treasurer at Hess sold 175 shares at $74.79 on Feb. 7, 2014. Following this transaction, the Vice President and Treasurer owned 7,394 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.31% with the 175-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $76.88, up $2.09, or 2.72% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Hess go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 4,894
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 750
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 4,894
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 750
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 6,894

The average volume for Hess has been 2.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Hess has a market cap of $25.8 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are down 7.01% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Hess Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an independent energy company worldwide. It operates in two segments, Exploration and Production (E&P), and Marketing and Refining (M&R). The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.31%. The company has a P/E ratio of 13.8. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate Hess a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 10 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Hess as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in stock price during the past year, compelling growth in net income, expanding profit margins and impressive record of earnings per share growth. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Hess Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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