UBS Group set a €87.00 ($98.86) price objective on Basf (ETR:BAS) in a research report report published on Monday morning, www.boersen-zeitung.de reports. The firm currently has a neutral rating on the basic materials company’s stock.
Several other research firms also recently weighed in on BAS. Baader Bank set a €93.00 ($105.68) target price on Basf and gave the stock a neutral rating in a research report on Tuesday, July 10th. DZ Bank reiterated a buy rating on shares of Basf in a research report on Monday, July 16th. Berenberg Bank set a €102.00 ($115.91) target price on Basf and gave the stock a buy rating in a research report on Monday, July 30th. Credit Suisse Group set a €105.00 ($119.32) target price on Basf and gave the stock a buy rating in a research report on Monday. Finally, Deutsche Bank set a €105.00 ($119.32) target price on Basf and gave the stock a buy rating in a research report on Friday, June 15th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have given a hold rating and fifteen have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has an average rating of Buy and a consensus target price of €97.04 ($110.28).
Best Low Price Stocks To Invest In 2021: Emergent Capital, Inc.(EMG)
Emergent Capital, Inc., formerly Imperial Holdings, Inc., incorporated on February 2, 2011, is a specialty finance company that invests in asset classes, primarily life settlements. The Company, through its subsidiary companies, owns a portfolio of approximately 630 life insurance policies (life settlements). The Company purchases individual policies and portfolios of life insurance policies and manages those assets based on actuarial and market data.
The Company provides customized liquidity solutions to owners of illiquid financial assets in two markets, which include life finance and structured settlements. The Company focuses on lending to outright purchases of portfolios, to tertiary trades, as well as individual secondary market purchases. The Company invests in short and long-term life settlement investments.
- [By Joseph Griffin]
Man Group PLC (LON:EMG) has earned an average rating of “Buy” from the seven research firms that are presently covering the stock, MarketBeat reports. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and four have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 12 month price objective among brokerages that have covered the stock in the last year is GBX 183 ($2.39).
Best Low Price Stocks To Invest In 2021: Granite Construction Incorporated(GVA)
Granite Construction Incorporated, incorporated on January 24, 1990, is a heavy civil contractor and construction materials producer in the United States. The Company operates through three segments: Construction, Large Project Construction and Construction Materials. The Company operates across the nation, serving both public and private sector clients. Within the public sector, it concentrates on heavy-civil infrastructure projects, including the construction of streets, roads, highways, mass transit facilities, airport infrastructure, bridges, trenchless and underground utilities, power-related facilities, water and wastewater facilities, utilities, tunnels, dams and other infrastructure-related projects. Within the private sector, the Company offers site preparation and infrastructure services for residential development, energy development, commercial and industrial sites, and other facilities, as well as provides construction management professional services.
The Company owns and leases aggregate reserves and owns plant facilities to produce construction materials for use in its construction business and for sale to third parties. The Company also has heavy construction equipment fleet. Its portfolio of equipment includes backhoes, barges, bulldozers, cranes, excavators, loaders, motor graders, pavers, rollers, scrapers, trucks, special equipment for pipeline rehabilitation and tunnel boring machines.
The Construction segment performs construction management, as well as various civil construction projects with a portion of the work focused on new construction and improvement of streets, roads, highways, bridges, site work, underground, power-related facilities, water-related facilities, utilities and other infrastructure projects. These projects are bid-build and construction management projects completed within two years. Revenue from its Construction segment is derived from both public and private sector clients. Customers in its Construction! segment include certain federal agencies, state departments of transportation, county and city public works departments, school districts and developers, utilities and owners of industrial, commercial and residential sites.
Large Project Construction
The Company’s Large Project Construction segment focuses on large and complex infrastructure projects, which have a longer duration than its Construction segment work. These projects include highways, mass transit facilities, bridges, tunnels, waterway locks and dams, pipelines, canals, power-related facilities, water-related facilities, utilities and airport infrastructure. The segment includes bid-build, design-build and construction management or general contractor contracts, together with various contract methods relating to public-private partnerships. Customers of its Large Project Construction segment are predominantly in the public sector and include various state departments of transportation, local transit authorities, utilities and federal agencies.
The Company’s Construction Materials segment mines and processes aggregates and operates plants that produce construction materials for internal use and for sale to third parties. Customers of the Company’s Construction Materials segment include internal usage by the Company’s own construction projects, as well as third-party customers. Its third party customers include contractors, landscapers, manufacturers of products requiring aggregate materials, retailers, homeowners, farmers and brokers.
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Granite Construction Inc (NYSE:GVA)Q42018 Earnings Conference CallFeb. 20, 2019, 11:00 a.m. ET
Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants
- [By Stephan Byrd]
Dai Ichi Life Insurance Company Ltd grew its position in Granite Construction Inc. (NYSE:GVA) by 103.2% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 129,545 shares of the construction company’s stock after acquiring an additional 65,806 shares during the quarter. Dai Ichi Life Insurance Company Ltd owned about 0.32% of Granite Construction worth $7,210,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.
Best Low Price Stocks To Invest In 2021: Atlas Energy, L.P.(ATLS)
Atlas Energy Group, LLC, incorporated on October 13, 2011, is an energy management company, which acquires and develops upstream and midstream oil and gas assets. The Company has ownership interests in the general partner Class A units, all of the incentive distribution rights, and approximately 23.3% limited partner interest (consisting of over 20,962,485 common and approximately 3,749,990 preferred limited partner units) in Atlas Resource Partners, L.P. (ARP), which is an independent developer and producer of natural gas, crude oil and natural gas liquids (NGLs), with operations in basins across the United States; over 80% general partner interest and approximately 2.1% limited partner interest in Atlas Growth Partners, L.P. (AGP), which conducts natural gas and oil operations in the mid-continent region of the United States, and approximately 15.9% general partner interest and over 12% limited partner interest in Lightfoot Capital Partners, L.P. (Lightfoot L.P.) and Lightfoot Capital Partners GP, LLC (Lightfoot G.P. and together with Lightfoot L.P., Lightfoot) its general partner, which incubates new master limited partnerships (MLPs) and invests in existing MLPs. The Company’s segments include ARP, AGP, and Corporate and other. The Company focuses on the development and growth of energy enterprises.
ARP focuses its natural gas, oil and NGLs production operations in various shale plays throughout the United States, and its production includes direct interest wells and ownership interests in wells drilled through Drilling Partnerships. ARP’s estimated proved reserves are over 920 billion cubic feet equivalent (Bcfe), including reserves net to ARP’s equity interest in its Drilling Partnerships. ARP’s average daily net production is approximately 266.4 million cubic feet of natural gas equivalent (MMcfe). ARP owns production in various areas, which include ARP’s Barnett Shale and Marble Falls play in the Fort Worth Basin in northern Texas where it has ownership interests ! in approximately 740 proved developed wells and over 140 Bcfe of total proved reserves with average daily production of approximately 60.6 MMcfe; coal-bed methane producing natural gas assets in the Raton Basin in northern New Mexico, the Black Warrior Basin in central Alabama, the Central Appalachian Basin in southern West Virginia and southwestern Virginia, as well as the Cedar Bluff area of West Virginia and Virginia; Appalachia Basin where it has ownership interests in approximately 8,620 wells, including approximately 270 wells in the Marcellus Shale, and over 90 Bcfe of total proved reserves with average daily production of approximately 34.1 MMcfe, and Eagle Ford Shale in southern Texas where it has ownership interests in approximately 30 proved developed wells and over 70 proved undeveloped locations in the Eagle Ford Shale totaling over 115 Bcfe of total proved reserves with average daily production of approximately 9.4 MMcfe.
ARP’s production areas include Rangely field in northwest Colorado where it has non-operated ownership interests in approximately 400 wells in the Rangely field and over 170 Bcfe of total proved reserves with average daily production of approximately 15.8 MMcfe; Mississippi Lime and Hunton plays in northwestern Oklahoma where ARP has ownership interests in approximately 110 proved developed wells and over 20 Bcfe of total proved reserves with average daily production of approximately 12.3 MMcfe, and other operating areas, including the Chattanooga Shale in northeastern Tennessee, the New Albany Shale in southwestern Indiana and the Niobrara Shale in northeastern Colorado in which ARP has an aggregate over 10 Bcfe of total proved reserves with average daily production of approximately 4.8 MMcfe. ARP owns coal-bed methane producing natural gas assets in the Arkoma Basin in eastern Oklahoma.
AGP’s gas and oil production derives from its wells drilled in the Eagle Ford, Marble Falls and Mississippi Lime plays. AGP’s estimated proved ! reserves ! are approximately 53.5 Bcfe. AGP’s average daily net production is approximately 5.0 MMcfe. AGP owns production positions in the following areas, including Marble Falls play in the Fort Worth Basin in northern Texas where AGP has ownership interests in approximately 10 wells and over 0.1 Bcfe of total proved reserves with average daily production of approximately 0.9 MMcfe; the Eagle Ford Shale in southern Texas where AGP has ownership interests in approximately 10 wells in the Eagle Ford Shale and over 53.2 Bcfe of total proved reserves with average daily production of approximately 4.1 MMcfe, and the Mississippi Lime play in northwestern Oklahoma where AGP has ownership interests in approximately two wells and over 0.2 Bcfe of total proved reserves with average daily production of approximately 0.1 MMcfe.
Corporate and other
The Company’s Corporate and other segment includes its equity investment in Lightfoot, which is a private investment vehicle that focuses on investing directly in MLP-qualifying businesses and assets. Lightfoot has over 40% limited partner interest in Arc Logistics Partners L.P. (ARCX), an MLP focused on terminaling, storage, throughput and transloading of crude oil and petroleum products on the East Coast, Gulf Coast and Midwest regions of the United States.
- [By Max Byerly]
Atlas Energy Group (OTCMKTS: ATLS) and Transglobe Energy (NASDAQ:TGA) are both small-cap oils/energy companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, profitability, valuation, risk, dividends and earnings.