Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (CPK) Analysts See $0.86 EPS

February 14, 2018 - By Peter Erickson

 Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (CPK) Analysts See $0.86 EPS
Investors sentiment decreased to 1.04 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.07, from 1.11 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 11 investors sold Chesapeake Utilities Corporation shares while 43 reduced holdings. 14 funds opened positions while 42 raised stakes. 9.78 million shares or 1.26% more from 9.66 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported.
Credit Suisse Ag has 24,031 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Citadel Advisors Ltd Llc holds 4,877 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Shell Asset Management holds 0.02% or 26,895 shares in its portfolio. Bankshares Of America Corp De has 0% invested in Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) for 37,695 shares. Nationwide Fund owns 8,737 shares. Qci Asset Incorporated holds 352 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Albert D Mason accumulated 16,671 shares. Etrade Limited Liability Co invested in 18,077 shares or 0.05% of the stock. Qs Lc accumulated 0.01% or 20,589 shares. The United Kingdom-based Legal & General Plc has invested 0% in Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK). Argent Capital Mngmt Ltd Liability Corporation holds 27,417 shares or 0.08% of its portfolio. Gabelli Funds Lc reported 0.05% in Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK). Teton Advsr Inc, a New York-based fund reported 33,250 shares. 484 are owned by Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank). Moreover, Regions Financial has 0% invested in Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) for 3,879 shares.

Since January 3, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 sale for $191,625 activity.

Analysts expect Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) to report $0.86 EPS on February, 26.They anticipate $0.13 EPS change or 17.81 % from last quarter’s $0.73 EPS. CPK’s profit would be $14.05 million giving it 20.10 P/E if the $0.86 EPS is correct. After having $0.42 EPS previously, Chesapeake Utilities Corporation’s analysts see 104.76 % EPS growth. The stock decreased 0.65% or $0.45 during the last trading session, reaching $69.15. About 43,096 shares traded. Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) has risen 25.44% since February 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 8.74% the S&P500.

Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) Ratings Coverage

Among 7 analysts covering Chesapeake Utilities (NYSE:CPK), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 14% are positive. Chesapeake Utilities had 13 analyst reports since August 10, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Sunday, October 15 with “Hold”. The company was upgraded on Friday, June 24 by Hilliard Lyons. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Wednesday, March 2 by Robert W. Baird. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Friday, December 2 by Seaport Global. The stock of Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) has “Sector Perform” rating given on Wednesday, April 26 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock of Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) has “Hold” rating given on Sunday, September 10 by RBC Capital Markets. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Hold” rating and $76.0 target in Thursday, February 1 report. The stock of Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) has “Neutral” rating given on Monday, August 10 by Janney Capital. Ladenburg Thalmann initiated Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) on Friday, December 9 with “Neutral” rating. Wells Fargo initiated Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) on Tuesday, November 29 with “Market Perform” rating.

Chesapeake Utilities Corporation, a diversified energy company, engages in various energy and other businesses. The company has market cap of $1.13 billion. The firm operates in two divisions, Regulated Energy and Unregulated Energy. It has a 25.8 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.

More notable recent Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) news were published by: Prnewswire.com which released: “Chesapeake Utilities Corporation To Host Conference Call To Review Fourth …” on February 08, 2018, also Prnewswire.com with their article: “Chesapeake Utilities Corporation To Expand Natural Gas Service Territory In …” published on May 04, 2017, Prnewswire.com published: “Peninsula Energy Services Company, A Subsidiary Of Chesapeake Utilities …” on August 08, 2017. More interesting news about Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) were released by: Prnewswire.com and their article: “Chesapeake Utilities Corporation Announces Executive Appointments” published on June 29, 2017 as well as Prnewswire.com‘s news article titled: “Chesapeake Utilities Corporation Reports Third Quarter Results” with publication date: November 09, 2017.

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