Oasis Petroleum Inc. (NYSE:OAS) Sees Significant Drop in Short Interest

(OAS) escalated 0.52% and closed its last trading session at $7.76. About 12.08M shares traded or 8.13% up from the average.

For the current quarter Oasis Petroleum Inc (NYSE:OAS) has average revenue estimates of $329.94 Million, a total number of 22 analysts provided estimations over revenues. It has outperformed by 9.83% the S&P500. Wilsey Asset Management Inc bought 29,010 shares as the company's stock declined 2.96% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 385,379 shares of the oil & gas production company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $3.51B, down from 3.80M at the end of the previous reported quarter.

Institutional investors and hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the company. The stock increased 3.38% or $0.88 during the last trading session, reaching $26.92. About 1.28M shares traded or 53.71% up from the average. Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) has risen 19.47% since February 12, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 25.78% the S&P500.

Since September 22, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 2 selling transactions for $227,888 activity. Hancock Communication has invested 0.26% in Oasis Petroleum Inc. (NYSE:OAS) for 4.76 million shares.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.03 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.03, from 1.06 in 2017Q2. The company has 253.55 Million shares outstanding and 231.85 Million shares were floated in market. Trexquant Inv LP accumulated 92,601 shares. Barclays Public Limited Company reported 83,560 shares. Metropolitan Life Insur Company Ny has invested 0.01% in Oasis Petroleum Inc. (NYSE:OAS). Renaissance Technology Lc holds 0.04% or 3.45 million shares. 940,725 were reported by Schneider. DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale raised its stake in Oasis Petroleum by 14.8% in the 1st quarter.

Oasis Petroleum Inc. (OAS) performance during the last one year degraded -45.12 percent, while its year to date (YTD) performance showed a negative trend of -7.73 percent. Savings Bank Of Montreal Can holds 2.19 million shares or 0.02% of its portfolio. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement Sys holds 99,403 shares or 0% of its portfolio. 98,366 were reported by Quantitative Systematic Strategies Limited Liability Corporation.

Analysts expect Oasis Petroleum Inc. Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc.'s holdings in Oasis Petroleum were worth $133,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. (NYSE:OAS) for 97,590 shares. Teacher Retirement Of Texas owns 18,558 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Whitebox Advsrs Ltd Liability reported 20,559 shares.

Oasis Petroleum Inc (NYSE:OAS) has an ABR of 1.86 which is the combined stock view of 22 analysts poll results. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twelve have given a hold rating and fourteen have issued a buy rating to the stock. Therefore 35% are positive. Oasis Petroleum Inc. had 142 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Anthem Inc had 73 analyst reports since July 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (NYSE:OAS) has an average volume of 11.2 Million.

Leuthold Group Llc increased its stake in Anthem Inc (ANTM) by 12.34% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. (NYSE:OAS) earned "Neutral" rating by JP Morgan on Wednesday, December 9. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Wednesday, November 4 by RBC Capital Markets. (NYSE:OAS) on Monday, April 3 with "Buy" rating. The company was maintained on Monday, September 14 by Citigroup. (NYSE:OAS) has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, August 6 by Wunderlich. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Friday, August 21 with "Buy". The company was maintained on Friday, November 10 by Cowen & Co. Its up 0.02, from 0.72 in 2017Q2.

Sessa Capital Im L.P. holds 0.72% of its portfolio in CompX International Inc. for 431,732 shares. 100 funds opened positions while 451 raised stakes. Bridgeway Capital accumulated 98,432 shares. Meyer Handelman holds 372,798 shares. Beddow invested in 72,055 shares. The mean target projections are based on 31 opinions. Sigma Planning Corporation has 0.51% invested in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM). At National Bank & Trust reported 0.24% stake. Aspen Mgmt owns 2,885 shares. Raymond James Serv Advsr holds 1.28M shares. Norman Fields Gottscho Cap Management Ltd Liability invested in 0.66% or 7,563 shares. This is according to a simplified 1 to 5 scale where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell. Therefore 67% are positive. Zacks Investment Research's target price would suggest a potential upside of 28.87% from the stock's previous close. The company was maintained on Friday, January 19 by Societe Generale. The rating was downgraded by Seaport Global on Wednesday, June 21 to "Neutral". RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of INTC in report on Tuesday, September 26 with "Hold" rating. The company was maintained on Tuesday, October 20 by UBS. BMO Capital Markets set a $11.00 price target on Oasis Petroleum and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research report on Sunday, August 13th.



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