Metals USA Holdings Corp Sentiment Increases on Better Stock Potential, Now at 0.74

May 3, 2018 - By Maria Fierro

Murphy USA Inc. (NYSE:MUSA) Corporate Logo

Metals USA Holdings Corp’s Sentiment

In 2017 Q4 Metals USA Holdings Corp (NYSE:MUSA) big money sentiment increased to 0.74, according to SEC filings. So its up 0.02, from 2017Q3’s 0.72. 90 institutional investors started new or increased stock positions, while 122 sold and trimmed positions in Metals USA Holdings Corp so the sentiment improved. These funds own 29.87 million shares, that’s down from 32.81 million shares in 2017Q3. Funds holding Metals USA Holdings Corp in top 10 changed to 2 from 4 for a decrease of 2. In total 23 funds closed positions, 99 reduced and 45 increased. Also 45 funds bought new Metals USA Holdings Corp stakes.

Most Metals USA Holdings Corp Investors

Southernsun Asset Management Llc owns 2.59 million shares in Metals USA Holdings Corp as of 2017 Q4. As of 2017 Q4, 70,147 shares of Metals USA Holdings Corp are owned by Cutter & Co Brokerage Inc.. Also, Signature Financial Management Inc. reported 82,443 shares in Metals USA Holdings Corp equivalent to 1.79% of its fund portfolio. Iridian Asset Management Llc Ct revealed 2.05 million shares position in Metals USA Holdings Corp. The Arkansas-based fund Horrell Capital Management Inc. looks positive on Metals USA Holdings Corp, possessing 28,641 shares.

Murphy USA Inc. operates a chain of retail stores in the United States.The firm is worth $2.25 billion. The companyÂ’s retail stores offer motor fuel products and convenience merchandise.The P/E ratio is 9.89. As of January 3, 2017, it operated approximately 1,400 retail stores located primarily in the Southwest, Southeast, and Midwest United States.

MUSA touched $67.05 during the last trading session after $2.1 change.Murphy USA Inc. has volume of 119,108 shares. Since May 3, 2017 MUSA has risen 1.66% and is uptrending. MUSA underperformed by 9.89% the S&P500.

Credit Suisse Ag invested 0% in Murphy USA Inc. (NYSE:MUSA). Parametric Portfolio Assoc Ltd Com stated it has 183,692 shs. Illinois-based First Tru Advsr L P has invested 0.02% in Murphy USA Inc. (NYSE:MUSA). Ferguson Wellman Cap Mgmt reported 0.01% stake. Deutsche National Bank Ag owns 107,240 shs for 0.01% of their capital. Capital One Association holds 0.14% in Murphy USA Inc. (NYSE:MUSA) or 26,540 shs. 62,260 are held by Fincl Bank Of America Corp De. Geode Management Limited Com reported 0.01% stake. Advantus Cap Management accumulated 3,985 shs. Bb&T owns 100,597 shs. Gamco Inc Et Al holds 330,013 shs. Commonwealth National Bank & Trust Of Australia holds 17,266 shs or 0.01% of its capital. Wisconsin-based State Of Wisconsin Board has invested 0% in Murphy USA Inc. (NYSE:MUSA). Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund has invested 0.01% of its capital in Murphy USA Inc. (NYSE:MUSA). Barnett & Incorporated reported 0.73% stake.

Murphy USA Inc. (NYSE:MUSA) Ratings Coverage

In total 6 analysts cover Murphy USA (NYSE:MUSA). “Buy” rating has 0, “Sell” are 2, while 4 are “Hold”. (NYSE:MUSA) has 0 bullish analysts. 8 are the (NYSE:MUSA)’s ratings reports on 3 May 2018 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. On Thursday, January 4 the firm has “Hold” rating given by Wells Fargo. In Friday, February 2 report Stephens maintained the stock with “Hold” rating. On Wednesday, April 11 the stock of Murphy USA Inc. (NYSE:MUSA) has “Hold” rating given by Stephens. In Thursday, January 11 report Gabelli downgraded the stock to “Hold” rating. On Tuesday, November 7 the stock of Murphy USA Inc. (NYSE:MUSA) has “Underweight” rating given by JP Morgan. On Friday, April 13 the stock of Murphy USA Inc. (NYSE:MUSA) earned “Hold” rating by Jefferies. In Tuesday, November 7 report J.P. Morgan downgraded the stock to “Sell” rating.

Murphy USA Inc. (NYSE:MUSA) Institutional Investors Chart

Receive News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings with our FREE daily email newsletter.