Fulton Bank Has Decreased Bp Plc (BP) Holding By $473,670; Standard Chartered PLC (LON:STAN) Had 12 Bullish Analysts

Fulton Bank decreased Bp Plc (BP) stake by 17.12% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Fulton Bank sold 12,465 shares as Bp Plc (BP)’s stock rose 10.53%. The Fulton Bank holds 60,338 shares with $2.32M value, down from 72,803 last quarter. Bp Plc now has $132.29B valuation. The stock decreased 0.75% or $0.3 during the last trading session, reaching $39.55. About 3.52M shares traded. BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP) has risen 15.51% since March 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 1.19% the S&P500.

Among 29 analysts covering Standard Chartered PLC (LON:STAN), 12 have Buy rating, 11 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 41% are positive. Standard Chartered PLC had 268 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Standard Chartered PLC (LON:STAN) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, February 27 by Shore Capital. Bernstein maintained Standard Chartered PLC (LON:STAN) rating on Friday, December 4. Bernstein has “Outperform” rating and GBX 951.8 target. Jefferies maintained the shares of STAN in report on Monday, January 9 with “Underperform” rating. The stock of Standard Chartered PLC (LON:STAN) earned “Buy” rating by Citigroup on Wednesday, November 22. The stock of Standard Chartered PLC (LON:STAN) earned “Buy” rating by Goldman Sachs on Wednesday, May 10. Morgan Stanley maintained Standard Chartered PLC (LON:STAN) rating on Monday, July 11. Morgan Stanley has “Underweight” rating and GBX 487 target. On Tuesday, November 10 the stock rating was maintained by Wood with “Market Perform”. On Tuesday, March 15 the stock rating was maintained by Berenberg with “Buy”. JP Morgan maintained Standard Chartered PLC (LON:STAN) rating on Monday, February 27. JP Morgan has “Neutral” rating and GBX 870 target. The stock of Standard Chartered PLC (LON:STAN) has “Buy” rating given on Friday, February 12 by Investec. See Standard Chartered PLC (LON:STAN) latest ratings:

02/03/2018 Broker: Investec Rating: Sell Old Target: GBX 715.00 New Target: GBX 730.00 Maintain
28/02/2018 Broker: JP Morgan Rating: Overweight Old Target: GBX 900.00 New Target: GBX 900.00 Maintain
28/02/2018 Broker: Citigroup Rating: Buy New Target: GBX 915.00 Maintain
28/02/2018 Broker: Morgan Stanley Rating: Underweight Old Target: GBX 660.00 New Target: GBX 700.00 Maintain
27/02/2018 Broker: Shore Capital Rating: Buy Maintain
12/02/2018 Broker: Citigroup Rating: Buy Maintain
05/02/2018 Broker: Berenberg Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 700.00 New Target: GBX 920.00 Upgrade
29/01/2018 Broker: HSBC Rating: Reduce New Target: GBX 630.00 Maintain
15/12/2017 Broker: JP Morgan Rating: Overweight Old Target: GBX 900.00 New Target: GBX 900.00 Maintain
06/12/2017 Broker: Citigroup Rating: Buy Maintain

Analysts await BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP) to report earnings on May, 1. They expect $0.66 earnings per share, up 43.48% or $0.20 from last year’s $0.46 per share. BP’s profit will be $2.21B for 14.98 P/E if the $0.66 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.64 actual earnings per share reported by BP p.l.c. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 3.13% EPS growth.

Among 29 analysts covering BP (NYSE:BP), 20 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 69% are positive. BP has $51.0 highest and $33 lowest target. $42.20’s average target is 6.70% above currents $39.55 stock price. BP had 58 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was downgraded by CLSA to “Outperform” on Tuesday, November 15. The stock of BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP) has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, July 26 by Societe Generale. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Macquarie Research on Wednesday, September 23. The rating was upgraded by Credit Suisse on Thursday, December 1 to “Outperform”. Bernstein upgraded the stock to “Outperform” rating in Thursday, September 10 report. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, August 29 by Jefferies. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Hold” on Wednesday, December 20. The stock of BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP) has “Neutral” rating given on Thursday, October 20 by UBS. Evercore upgraded the shares of BP in report on Tuesday, November 3 to “Buy” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating by Piper Jaffray given on Thursday, August 24.

Fulton Bank increased Pimco Fds Pac Invt Mgmt Ser (PFORX) stake by 40,374 shares to 1.03M valued at $10.98 million in 2017Q3. It also upped 3M Co (NYSE:MMM) stake by 2,137 shares and now owns 18,207 shares. Ishares Tr (DVY) was raised too.

Standard Chartered PLC provides various banking services and products in Asia, Africa, and the Middle East. The company has market cap of 25.10 billion GBP. The firm operates in four divisions: Corporate & Institutional Banking, Private Banking, Commercial Banking, and Retail Banking. It has a 32.71 P/E ratio. It offers personal banking services, including savings and accounts; personal, instalment, or revolving loans; mortgages; credit cards; life, savings and retirement planning, health and medical, home, motor, and travel insurance products; investment advisory services; retail FX products; mutual funds; and employee banking services.