Hornbeck Offshore Services, Inc. (HOS)’s director Bernie Stewart Paid for 5,412 Shares; Jason Industries (JASN) Sellers Decreased By 80.11% Their Shorts

April 5, 2018 - By John Hoffman

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Jason Industries Inc (NASDAQ:JASN) had a decrease of 80.11% in short interest. JASN’s SI was 40,600 shares in April as released by FINRA. Its down 80.11% from 204,100 shares previously. With 72,200 avg volume, 1 days are for Jason Industries Inc (NASDAQ:JASN)’s short sellers to cover JASN’s short positions. The SI to Jason Industries Inc’s float is 0.3%. The stock decreased 2.43% or $0.08 during the last trading session, reaching $3.21. About 35,113 shares traded. Jason Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:JASN) has risen 121.43% since April 5, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 109.88% the S&P500.

Among 12 analysts covering Hornbeck Offshore (NYSE:HOS), 1 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 8% are positive. Hornbeck Offshore has $25 highest and $3.5000 lowest target. $10’s average target is 243.64% above currents $2.91 stock price. Hornbeck Offshore had 20 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Stephens downgraded Hornbeck Offshore Services, Inc. (NYSE:HOS) on Wednesday, March 9 to “Underweight” rating. The company was downgraded on Monday, January 11 by Cowen & Co. The firm has “Sector Perform” rating given on Friday, October 30 by IBERIA Capital Partners. Stephens upgraded the shares of HOS in report on Wednesday, May 11 to “Equal-Weight” rating. The stock of Hornbeck Offshore Services, Inc. (NYSE:HOS) earned “Underperform” rating by Credit Suisse on Friday, January 12. Clarckson Platou upgraded Hornbeck Offshore Services, Inc. (NYSE:HOS) on Friday, May 13 to “Neutral” rating. The firm has “Underperform” rating by Iberia Capital Partners given on Friday, August 5. The rating was downgraded by Clarkson Platou on Tuesday, March 8 to “Sell”. The company was maintained on Wednesday, August 5 by Cowen & Co. The company was downgraded on Friday, October 30 by Iberia Capital Partners.

The stock increased 0.69% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $2.91. About 88,678 shares traded. Hornbeck Offshore Services, Inc. (NYSE:HOS) has declined 22.31% since April 5, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 33.86% the S&P500.

Analysts await Hornbeck Offshore Services, Inc. (NYSE:HOS) to report earnings on May, 2. They expect $-0.73 EPS, up 3.95% or $0.03 from last year’s $-0.76 per share. After $-0.44 actual EPS reported by Hornbeck Offshore Services, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 65.91% negative EPS growth.

The director of Hornbeck Offshore Services Inc La, Bernie Stewart has made a sudden deal in the corporation that is having a worth of $16,236 U.S Dollars. As shown in the U.S. Security and Exchange Commission legal document filed on April 04, 2018, Bernie obtained 5,412 shares at an average stock price per share of $3.0. Bernie Stewart currently has 108,069 shares or 0.29% of Hornbeck Offshore Services Inc La’s market cap.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.13 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.65, from 0.48 in 2017Q3. It increased, as 8 investors sold Hornbeck Offshore Services, Inc. shares while 15 reduced holdings. 10 funds opened positions while 16 raised stakes. 22.79 million shares or 16.86% less from 27.41 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Manufacturers Life Insurance The holds 0% or 447 shares in its portfolio. Price T Rowe Assocs Inc Md owns 31,800 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Virtu Lc has 0% invested in Hornbeck Offshore Services, Inc. (NYSE:HOS) for 28,338 shares. Tudor Investment Et Al holds 0% of its portfolio in Hornbeck Offshore Services, Inc. (NYSE:HOS) for 31,893 shares. Bancorporation Of New York Mellon holds 0% in Hornbeck Offshore Services, Inc. (NYSE:HOS) or 888,681 shares. 587,320 were reported by Blackrock Incorporated. Gsa Prtn Ltd Liability Partnership stated it has 116,048 shares. Stratos Wealth Ltd accumulated 100 shares. Tower Research Cap Ltd Liability Company (Trc) stated it has 0% in Hornbeck Offshore Services, Inc. (NYSE:HOS). Moreover, Barclays Public Limited Company has 0% invested in Hornbeck Offshore Services, Inc. (NYSE:HOS). Teachers Retirement Sys Of The State Of Kentucky invested 0% in Hornbeck Offshore Services, Inc. (NYSE:HOS). Hightower Advsrs Ltd Limited Liability Company accumulated 11,405 shares. Jpmorgan Chase Company reported 0% of its portfolio in Hornbeck Offshore Services, Inc. (NYSE:HOS). Raymond James Fincl Serv Advsrs invested 0% of its portfolio in Hornbeck Offshore Services, Inc. (NYSE:HOS). California Pub Employees Retirement holds 656,630 shares or 0% of its portfolio.

Hornbeck Offshore Services, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides marine transportation, subsea installation, and accommodation support services to exploration and production, oilfield service, offshore construction, and the U.S. military customers. The company has market cap of $108.10 million. It operates offshore supply vessels , multi-purpose support vessels (MPSVs), and a shore facility to provide logistics support and specialty services to the offshore gas and oil exploration and production industry, primarily in the U.S. It has a 3.99 P/E ratio. Gulf of Mexico, Latin America, and internationally.

Among 3 analysts covering Jason Industries (NASDAQ:JASN), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. Jason Industries had 4 analyst reports since November 2, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Buy” on Wednesday, March 2. The stock has “Buy” rating by Roth Capital on Thursday, January 4. Stifel Nicolaus maintained it with “Buy” rating and $4 target in Friday, August 5 report.

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