SilverBow Resources, Inc. (SBOW)’s Stock Insider Buying – Riet Van Paid for 548 Shares; Hubspot (HUBS) Shorts Up By 12.35%

February 2, 2018 - By John Hoffman

The insider Riet Van who is EVP AND CFO of Silverbow Resources Inc purchased some 548 shares of the corporation having a value near $17,163 U.S Dollars which is based on a market stock price of $31.3 per each share. In the last 30 days, she also bought 594 shares worth total $17,125 USD. Right now, Riet Van owns 42,476 shares which make up about 0.37% of the company’s total market capitalization. A filing freely available here discloses this insider activity, that was conducted on 02-02-2018 and was filed with the D.C. based-SEC.

Hubspot Incorporated (NYSE:HUBS) had an increase of 12.35% in short interest. HUBS’s SI was 5.03M shares in February as released by FINRA. Its up 12.35% from 4.48 million shares previously. With 574,300 avg volume, 9 days are for Hubspot Incorporated (NYSE:HUBS)’s short sellers to cover HUBS’s short positions. The stock decreased 0.62% or $0.6 during the last trading session, reaching $95.75. About 177,540 shares traded. HubSpot, Inc. (NYSE:HUBS) has risen 55.26% since February 2, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 38.56% the S&P500.

Among 23 analysts covering Hubspot Inc (NYSE:HUBS), 19 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 83% are positive. Hubspot Inc had 64 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was upgraded on Monday, October 31 by JP Morgan. The stock of HubSpot, Inc. (NYSE:HUBS) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, July 19 by Stifel Nicolaus. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Tuesday, June 27 by Suntrust Robinson. The rating was initiated by Summit Research with “Hold” on Monday, April 4. BTIG Research upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Friday, March 31 report. The firm earned “Overweight” rating on Monday, October 23 by Morgan Stanley. The stock of HubSpot, Inc. (NYSE:HUBS) earned “Outperform” rating by Oppenheimer on Friday, December 2. The firm has “Market Perform” rating by Cowen & Co given on Thursday, September 28. The company was maintained on Wednesday, January 17 by RBC Capital Markets. The firm has “Overweight” rating by Morgan Stanley given on Thursday, September 10.

Since August 10, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 6 sales for $5.63 million activity. Kinzer John sold 10,000 shares worth $787,500. Halligan Brian sold 25,000 shares worth $2.21M. Another trade for 20,000 shares valued at $1.47 million was sold by Shah Dharmesh. 1,000 shares valued at $84,350 were sold by Madeley Hunter on Monday, October 2.

HubSpot, Inc. provides a cloud-based marketing and sales software platform for businesses in the Americas, Europe, and the Asia Pacific. The company has market cap of $3.58 billion. The Company’s software platform includes integrated applications, such as social media, search engine optimization, blogging, Website content management, marketing automation, email, CRM, analytics, and reporting that enables businesses to attract visitors to their Websites, convert visitors into leads, and close leads into clients and delight customers. It currently has negative earnings. The firm also offers professional, and phone and email support services.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.25 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.70, from 1.95 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 21 investors sold HubSpot, Inc. shares while 47 reduced holdings. 32 funds opened positions while 53 raised stakes. 34.61 million shares or 2.22% less from 35.40 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Wasatch Advsrs reported 668,110 shares or 0.76% of all its holdings. Next Century Growth Limited Co stated it has 69,918 shares. Commonwealth Equity Serv Inc holds 0% of its portfolio in HubSpot, Inc. (NYSE:HUBS) for 3,585 shares. Point72 Asia (Hong Kong) reported 1,763 shares or 0.1% of all its holdings. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) invested in 1,720 shares. Los Angeles Management And Equity Rech stated it has 0% in HubSpot, Inc. (NYSE:HUBS). Franklin Resources Inc stated it has 0.04% in HubSpot, Inc. (NYSE:HUBS). Barclays Public Ltd accumulated 26,143 shares or 0% of the stock. Norris Perne French Llp Mi holds 0.8% in HubSpot, Inc. (NYSE:HUBS) or 61,240 shares. Credit Suisse Ag holds 29,287 shares or 0% of its portfolio. D E Shaw & Co Inc reported 55,460 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Neuberger Berman Gru Ltd Limited Liability Company has invested 0% in HubSpot, Inc. (NYSE:HUBS). Lord Abbett & Comm Limited Com, a New Jersey-based fund reported 559,725 shares. Stifel Corporation stated it has 0% in HubSpot, Inc. (NYSE:HUBS). Massachusetts Fin Service Ma has invested 0% in HubSpot, Inc. (NYSE:HUBS).

Among 2 analysts covering SilverBow Resorces SBOW (NYSE:SBOW), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. SilverBow Resorces SBOW had 2 analyst reports since September 29, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of SilverBow Resources, Inc. (NYSE:SBOW) earned “Buy” rating by Seaport Global on Tuesday, December 19. Stephens initiated the stock with “Overweight” rating in Friday, September 29 report.

SilverBow Resources, Inc., an energy company, engages in the exploration, development, and production of gas and oil from the Eagle Ford Shale in South Texas. The company has market cap of $352.09 million. As of December 31, 2016, it had estimated proved reserves of 124 million barrels of oil equivalent. It has a 0.76 P/E ratio. The firm was formerly known as Swift Energy Company and changed its name to SilverBow Resources, Inc. in May 2017.