Analysts See $0.50 EPS for Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (CPK)

July 11, 2018 - By Eugene Smith

Investors sentiment increased to 1.34 in 2018 Q1. Its up 0.26, from 1.08 in 2017Q4. It improved, as 8 investors sold Chesapeake Utilities Corporation shares while 45 reduced holdings. 29 funds opened positions while 42 raised stakes. 10.05 million shares or 3.40% more from 9.72 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported.
91,603 were accumulated by Wells Fargo & Company Mn. Great West Life Assurance Can holds 0% in Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) or 1,901 shares. 71,157 are owned by Cortina Asset Mgmt Ltd Limited Liability Company. Metropolitan Life Ins Com owns 4,967 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Strs Ohio owns 4,600 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Jfs Wealth Advsrs reported 2 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Moreover, Citigroup has 0% invested in Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK). California Public Employees Retirement Systems accumulated 37,637 shares. 5,900 are held by Virginia Retirement Systems Et Al. Teacher Retirement Of Texas stated it has 0% in Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK). Bnp Paribas Arbitrage owns 10,575 shares. New Amsterdam Prtnrs Llc, a New York-based fund reported 61,410 shares. Vanguard Gp accumulated 889,007 shares. Northeast Fincl Consultants invested in 0.09% or 3,600 shares. Lpl Fincl Limited Liability Company invested in 3,086 shares or 0% of the stock.

Since March 20, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 16 sales for $2.85 million activity. 2,187 Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) shares with value of $167,728 were sold by THOMPSON STEPHEN C. Michael P. McMasters sold $529,780 worth of stock or 7,051 shares.

Analysts expect Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) to report $0.50 EPS on August, 2.They anticipate $0.13 EPS change or 35.14 % from last quarter’s $0.37 EPS. CPK’s profit would be $8.18M giving it 43.25 P/E if the $0.50 EPS is correct. After having $1.40 EPS previously, Chesapeake Utilities Corporation’s analysts see -64.29 % EPS growth. The stock decreased 0.12% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $86.5. About 46,605 shares traded. Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) has risen 5.15% since July 12, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 7.42% the S&P500.

Chesapeake Utilities Corporation, a diversified energy company, engages in various energy and other businesses. The company has market cap of $1.42 billion. The firm operates in two divisions, Regulated Energy and Unregulated Energy. It has a 21.51 P/E ratio. The Regulated Energy segment engages in the distribution of natural gas in Delaware, Maryland and Florida; distribution of electricity in Florida; and transmission of natural gas on the Delmarva Peninsula and in Florida.

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