Cove Street Capital Has Upped Its Layne Christensen Co (LAYN) Stake; Peabody Energy (BTU) Covered By 6 Bullish Analysts Last Week

December 9, 2017 - By Darrin Black

Cove Street Capital Llc increased Layne Christensen Co (LAYN) stake by 100% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Cove Street Capital Llc acquired 100,000 shares as Layne Christensen Co (LAYN)’s stock declined 21.32%. The Cove Street Capital Llc holds 200,000 shares with $1.76M value, up from 100,000 last quarter. Layne Christensen Co now has $230.63M valuation. The stock increased 2.65% or $0.3 during the last trading session, reaching $11.6. About 267,452 shares traded or 70.92% up from the average. Layne Christensen Company (NASDAQ:LAYN) has declined 11.47% since December 9, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 28.17% the S&P500.

Among 14 analysts covering Peabody Energy Corporation (NYSE:BTU), 6 have Buy rating, 4 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 43% are positive. Peabody Energy Corporation had 32 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Thursday, February 18 the stock rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with “Underweight”. On Friday, September 18 the stock rating was initiated by FBR Capital with “Mkt Perform”. The stock of Peabody Energy Corporation (NYSE:BTU) earned “Sell” rating by Deutsche Bank on Thursday, October 29. The stock of Peabody Energy Corporation (NYSE:BTU) earned “Hold” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Thursday, July 20. M Partners maintained Peabody Energy Corporation (NYSE:BTU) on Friday, April 28 with “Buy” rating. As per Tuesday, December 15, the company rating was downgraded by Macquarie Research. The stock of Peabody Energy Corporation (NYSE:BTU) has “Underweight” rating given on Tuesday, February 16 by BB&T Capital. The stock of Peabody Energy Corporation (NYSE:BTU) has “Equal-Weight” rating given on Tuesday, October 6 by Morgan Stanley. M Partners maintained it with “Buy” rating and $38.0 target in Tuesday, September 5 report. The company was downgraded on Tuesday, January 12 by Jefferies. See Peabody Energy Corporation (NYSE:BTU) latest ratings:

14/11/2017 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Buy New Target: $38 Initiates Coverage On
12/10/2017 Broker: Stifel Nicolaus Rating: Hold New Target: $32.0 Maintain
07/09/2017 Broker: Stifel Nicolaus Rating: Hold New Target: $32.0 Maintain
07/09/2017 Broker: Macquarie Research Rating: Neutral New Target: $30 Initiates Coverage On
05/09/2017 Broker: M Partners Rating: Buy New Target: $38.0 Maintain
02/08/2017 Broker: Stifel Nicolaus Rating: Hold New Target: $32.0000 Maintain
20/07/2017 Broker: Stifel Nicolaus Rating: Hold New Target: $27.0000 Maintain
12/07/2017 Broker: FBR Capital Rating: Buy New Target: $32.0000 Maintain

The stock increased 0.74% or $0.25 during the last trading session, reaching $34.24. About 738,486 shares traded. Peabody Energy Corporation (NYSE:BTU) has 0.00% since December 9, 2016 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Peabody Energy Corporation Peabody engages in coal mining business. The company has market cap of $3.58 billion. The firm operates through six operating divisions: Powder River Basin Mining, Midwestern U.S. It currently has negative earnings. Mining, Western U.S.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.03 in Q2 2017. Its up 0.17, from 0.86 in 2017Q1. It increased, as 10 investors sold LAYN shares while 24 reduced holdings. 15 funds opened positions while 20 raised stakes. 17.48 million shares or 2.94% less from 18.01 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. 65,200 are owned by First Eagle Inv Lc. Cove Street Cap Ltd Limited Liability Company invested 0.21% in Layne Christensen Company (NASDAQ:LAYN). Oppenheimer Com reported 47,300 shares. Morgan Stanley stated it has 45,654 shares. Manufacturers Life Insurance Com The holds 0% or 2,563 shares. Teton Advsrs holds 0.19% or 225,000 shares in its portfolio. Pnc Fincl Grp Inc, Pennsylvania-based fund reported 200 shares. Goldman Sachs owns 0% invested in Layne Christensen Company (NASDAQ:LAYN) for 22,462 shares. Dimensional Fund Advsrs Ltd Partnership has invested 0% in Layne Christensen Company (NASDAQ:LAYN). 1.21 million are held by Gamco Invsts Et Al. Condor Capital Management reported 0.04% stake. Schwab Charles Management owns 34,900 shares. Ameritas Investment Prtnrs accumulated 1,411 shares or 0% of the stock. New York State Common Retirement Fund invested in 0% or 12,400 shares. Rock Point Advsr Ltd Company reported 0.21% of its portfolio in Layne Christensen Company (NASDAQ:LAYN).

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