Lance Tucker the SVP – CFO and CAO of Papa John's International, Inc. (PZZA) Sold 36,783 Shares; Nabors Industries LTD (NBR) Has 1.01 Sentiment

March 6, 2018 - By John Hoffman

Nabors Industries Ltd. provides drilling and rig services. The company has market cap of $2.24 billion. The firm offers equipment manufacturing, rig instrumentation, optimization software, and directional drilling services; and It provides patented steering systems and rig instrumentation software systems, including ROCKIT directional drilling system that provides data collection services to gas and oil exploration and service companies; REVit control system, a stick slip mitigation system; RIGWATCH software, which monitors a rigÂ’s real-time performance and offers daily reporting for drilling operations; and DRILLSMART software that allows the drilling system to adapt to operating parameters and drilling conditions. It currently has negative earnings. The firm also provides measurement while drilling systems and services; makes and sells top drives, catwalks, wrenches, draw works, and other drilling related equipment; and offers well-site services, such as engineering, transportation and disposal, construction, maintenance, well logging, directional drilling, data collection, and other support services.

Lance Tucker, an insider and also SVP – CFO and CAO of the public company Papa Johns International Inc made a giant trade, which can’t go unseen. He unloaded 36,783 shares of the company with Lance Tucker’s sale having a total value of $2,185,794 US Dollars – at an average $59.4 for each share. And, It’s sure Lance’s deal isn’t going to stay ignored as he right now is holding 7,638 shares – ( 0.02% of Papa Johns International Inc’s Market Cap ). This sale was conducted on 05/03/2018. A legal document which was filed with the SEC and freely available for review here, reveals more details of the sale.

Scepter Holdings Inc. holds 4.92% of its portfolio in Nabors Industries Ltd. for 250,200 shares. Mitchell Group Inc owns 2.36 million shares or 3% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Covalent Partners Llc has 2.44% invested in the company for 444,556 shares. The New York-based Elm Ridge Management Llc has invested 2.44% in the stock. Messner & Smith Theme Value Investment Management Ltd Ca, a California-based fund reported 179,080 shares.

Ratings analysis reveals 100% of Nabors Industries’s analysts are positive. Out of 7 Wall Street analysts rating Nabors Industries, 7 give it “Buy”, 0 “Sell” rating, while 0 recommend “Hold”. NBR was included in 7 notes of analysts from September 19, 2016. The stock has “Sector Outperform” rating by Howard Weil on Tuesday, November 15. The rating was upgraded by Tudor Pickering to “Buy” on Tuesday, November 29. The stock of Nabors Industries Ltd. (NYSE:NBR) has “Outperform” rating given on Friday, December 2 by Bernstein. The stock of Nabors Industries Ltd. (NYSE:NBR) has “Outperform” rating given on Wednesday, January 4 by Credit Suisse. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, April 5 by Instinet. CapitalOne upgraded the stock to “Overweight” rating in Monday, September 19 report. As per Wednesday, January 18, the company rating was initiated by SunTrust.

The stock increased 4.59% or $0.31 during the last trading session, reaching $7.06. About 7.48M shares traded. Nabors Industries Ltd. (NBR) has risen 32.66% since March 6, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 15.96% the S&P500.

The stock increased 2.23% or $1.35 during the last trading session, reaching $62.01. About 1.28 million shares traded or 17.00% up from the average. Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA) has risen 30.02% since March 6, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 13.32% the S&P500.

Among 10 analysts covering Papa John'S International (NASDAQ:PZZA), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 40% are positive. Papa John'S International has $100.0 highest and $58 lowest target. $74.86’s average target is 20.72% above currents $62.01 stock price. Papa John'S International had 22 analyst reports since August 10, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA) earned “Buy” rating by Sidoti on Thursday, November 19. BTIG Research downgraded the stock to “Neutral” rating in Thursday, November 2 report. The company was maintained on Friday, December 22 by Jefferies. Stephens maintained Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA) rating on Wednesday, October 11. Stephens has “Overweight” rating and $85 target. On Monday, August 10 the stock rating was downgraded by Tigress Financial to “Strong Buy”. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, February 25 by Jefferies. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Monday, December 18 by Deutsche Bank. The rating was downgraded by KeyBanc Capital Markets to “Sector Weight” on Friday, October 30. The stock of Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA) earned “Hold” rating by Jefferies on Tuesday, October 10. The firm earned “Sector Weight” rating on Friday, November 18 by KeyBanc Capital Markets.

Investors sentiment is 1.05 in Q3 2017. Its the same as in 2017Q2. It is flat, as 22 investors sold Papa John's International, Inc. shares while 73 reduced holdings. only 33 funds opened positions while 67 raised stakes. 29.04 million shares or 4.20% less from 30.32 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Public Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado holds 0% of its portfolio in Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA) for 6,574 shares. Comerica Fincl Bank invested in 0.01% or 21,160 shares. Bessemer Gp accumulated 31,443 shares or 0.01% of the stock. California-based Fdx Advisors Inc has invested 0.01% in Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA). Royal Bancorporation Of Canada has invested 0.01% in Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA). Nuveen Asset Ltd Liability Com holds 0.02% of its portfolio in Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA) for 37,074 shares. Deutsche Comml Bank Ag holds 0.02% or 421,926 shares. Oregon-based Oregon Pub Employees Retirement Fund has invested 0.01% in Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA). Eqis Cap Mngmt reported 0.06% in Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA). Magnetar Financial has invested 0.01% in Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA). Soros Fund Limited Liability Corp has invested 0.02% in Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA). 22,030 were accumulated by Los Angeles Cap Mgmt And Equity. Goldman Sachs Group holds 240,495 shares. 13,688 were reported by Federated Invsts Inc Pa. 3,291 are held by Tower Research Capital Limited Co (Trc).