Lewis Clinton A. Jr., Executive Vice President, sold 6,125 shares of the Zoetis Inc. (NYSE:ZTS) in an exchange that happened on January 14th. The stock was sold at an average price of $85.21 per share, amounting to a transaction worth $521,911. The sale was made public in a document filed with the SEC. Additionally, Executive Vice President Lagano Roxanne sold 2,000 shares of this stock in a transaction that took place on December 31st. The stock was sold at an average price of $85.30 per share, for a total exchange amounting to $170,600. After the transaction, the Executive Vice President Lagano Roxanne currently holds 20,023 shares of the company’s stock, which is worth approximately $1738597.
With this stock price’s latest movement, it is now -10.09% away from its 1-year high and 23.69% higher than its 1-year low price. In the past seven days, the stock price volatility for Zoetis Inc. was 1.40%, whereas its volatility in the past 30 days has been 1.61%. This public company’s stock also has a beta score of 0.90. When the beta value is less/more than 1, it can imply that the stock is less/more volatile than the wider stock market – a metric that traders will surely be keeping tabs on.
Zoetis Inc. (NYSE:ZTS) most recently published its quarterly earnings results. The firm posted $0.83 earnings per share (EPS) for the three-month period, surpassing analysts’ consensus estimate of $0.77 by $0.06. The publicly-traded organization reported revenue of $1,480.00 million for the quarter, compared to the average analyst forecast calling for $1,454.47 million, which was surpassing the analyst consensus estimate.
Shares of Zoetis Inc. (ZTS) surged 0.72%, amounting to a gain of $0.62 per share, to finish the regular trading session at $86.83 on Saturday 02/09/2019. After beginning the session at $85.74, shares of Zoetis Inc. reached as high as $86.83 during the day, while hitting a 1-day low of $85.39. Trade volume reached 2,066,636 shares against this stock’s average daily volume of 2.37M shares, with a total float of 479.06M. As a consequence of the price increase, Zoetis Inc. now has a current market value of 41.85B.
Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) added 0.06% to its trading price by the close of the most recent session, jumping from its previous closing price of $64.92 to $64.96. This stock decreased in value by -4.53% during the last 7-day period, and experienced a loss of -1.25% over the past 30-day period. In the past three months, this stock’s price lost by -11.43% , and subtracted -20.00% to its price during the last six months of trading. OXY demonstrated a yearly price loss of -7.03% , while its year-to-date (YTD) price performance has been up 5.83% . This stock’s price changed by +14.31% compared to its 90-day low, and moved down -12.56% comparing to its 90-day high price.
Have a quick look on short, medium and long-term indicators. According to the Composite Indicator, Trendspotter rated the OXY stock as “Buy”. In the short-term, Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY) has a 20-day average volume of 4,277,670 shares and short-term indicators sets the OXY stock as “ 40% Sell ” on average basis. In the medium-term, OXY stock has a 50-Day average volume of 5,250,096 shares and medium-term indicators gave the average rating of “ 75% Sell ”, while in the long-term period the FB stock has a 100-Day average volume of 5,283,633 shares. On average, long-term indicators rated the stock as “67% Sell ”. The overall picture from all short, medium and long-term indicators sets the OXY stock as “48% Sell ” on average basis.
Recently, multiple brokerages have sent out reports on OXY. Atlantic Equities, for example, Upgrade its rating on shares of Occidental Petroleum Corporation from “Neutral ” to a “ Overweight”according to a research note from Friday December 21st, 2018. while giving the stock a “Overweight” rating, as stated in a research report from Thursday, December 20th, 2018. CapitalOne, on the other hand, Downgrade a from “Overweight ” to “ Equal Weight” rating on this stock in a research note dated Thursday, December 20th, 2018.
In other news related to Occidental Petroleum Corporation stock, 84.52% shares of OXY held by institutions. The total number of institutions who held the OXY shares was 1,501, according to most recent SEC filling. During the past quarter, total 638,149,130 shares held by institutions with the net change of -1,676,649 shares. In the meantime, 47 new institutions bought the shares of Occidental Petroleum Corporation for the first time and 93 institutions sold all their holdings in the company’s common stock. 294 institutions increased their investment in the OXY stock and 381 institutions decreased their investment in the Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY)’s stock during the last quarter.