Peel Hunt Reports Debenhams PLC (LON:DEB) Downgrade and GBX 55.00 Target; Neuberger Berman Group Has Trimmed Its Noble Energy (NBL) Stake

In a a research note revealed on Thursday morning, Peel Hunt stated it was downgrading Debenhams PLC (LON:DEB) stock to a Sell. The firm has a GBX 55.00 target price per share on DEB’s stock.

Neuberger Berman Group Llc decreased Noble Energy Inc (NBL) stake by 1.31% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Neuberger Berman Group Llc sold 54,142 shares as Noble Energy Inc (NBL)’s stock declined 15.68%. The Neuberger Berman Group Llc holds 4.07M shares with $115.52 million value, down from 4.13 million last quarter. Noble Energy Inc now has $14.98B valuation. The stock increased 2.72% or $0.82 during the last trading session, reaching $31.01. About 7.00 million shares traded or 53.99% up from the average. Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NBL) has declined 10.36% since January 4, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 27.06% the S&P500.

Among 22 analysts covering Debenhams PLC (LON:DEB), 3 have Buy rating, 8 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 14% are positive. Debenhams PLC has GBX 105 highest and GBX 25 lowest target. GBX 52.68’s average target is 76.19% above currents GBX 29.9 stock price. Debenhams PLC had 185 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Goldman Sachs maintained Debenhams plc (LON:DEB) on Thursday, April 28 with “Sell” rating. The rating was maintained by HSBC with “Hold” on Friday, February 5. The stock has “Overwt/Cautious” rating by Morgan Stanley on Thursday, October 22. On Tuesday, April 19 the stock rating was maintained by Goldman Sachs with “Sell”. The company was maintained on Tuesday, November 8 by JP Morgan. As per Monday, December 21, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. Numis Securities maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Wednesday, October 21 report. Goldman Sachs maintained the stock with “Sell” rating in Thursday, June 29 report. The rating was maintained by Numis Securities with “Hold” on Tuesday, September 15. Liberum Capital maintained the shares of DEB in report on Thursday, October 26 with “Hold” rating.

Debenhams plc, through its subsidiaries, operates and franchises a range of department stores in the United Kingdom, the Republic of Ireland, Denmark, and internationally. The company has market cap of 367.04 million GBP. The firm offers products in the categories of womenÂ’s wear, menÂ’s wear, childrenÂ’s wear, lingerie, accessories, beauty, home, and others. It has a 7.49 P/E ratio. The Company’s principal brands include The Collection, Mantaray, Maine New England, and Red Herring.

The stock decreased 15.96% or GBX 5.68 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 29.9. About 31.70M shares traded or 668.48% up from the average. Debenhams plc (LON:DEB) has 0.00% since January 4, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Among 29 analysts covering Noble Energy Inc. (NYSE:NBL), 21 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 72% are positive. Noble Energy Inc. had 96 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was downgraded by J.P. Morgan to “Hold” on Friday, December 15. The firm has “Buy” rating by Seaport Global given on Tuesday, December 19. The stock of Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NBL) earned “Outperform” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Tuesday, November 17. Jefferies upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Wednesday, December 20 report. The stock of Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NBL) earned “Overweight” rating by JP Morgan on Wednesday, December 9. Cowen & Co maintained Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NBL) on Tuesday, July 18 with “Buy” rating. BMO Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Wednesday, June 21 report. Simmons & Co reinitiated it with “Overweight” rating and $48 target in Wednesday, June 8 report. The stock has “Overweight” rating by Barclays Capital on Thursday, July 14. The firm earned “Sell” rating on Friday, December 9 by Seaport Global.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.02 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.29, from 1.31 in 2017Q2. It is negative, as 49 investors sold NBL shares while 150 reduced holdings. 43 funds opened positions while 159 raised stakes. 448.27 million shares or 2.45% more from 437.54 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Mai Capital Management, a Ohio-based fund reported 22,153 shares. California State Teachers Retirement has 845,044 shares. Citadel Advsr Ltd Liability Corp owns 770,736 shares. Kellner Capital Lc holds 0.19% or 9,933 shares. Winfield Assoc holds 0.01% or 496 shares in its portfolio. Teacher Retirement System Of Texas owns 726,621 shares for 0.13% of their portfolio. Kentucky Retirement Sys has 27,949 shares. Bridgewater Associate Ltd Partnership holds 0% or 25,663 shares in its portfolio. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) holds 0.03% or 114,902 shares. Macquarie Grp has 0.01% invested in Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NBL). Legal & General Gp Public Limited Co reported 0.05% of its portfolio in Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NBL). Guinness Atkinson Asset Mgmt reported 41,070 shares or 0.73% of all its holdings. Cap Inc Ca holds 0.11% or 25,604 shares in its portfolio. Welch Forbes Ltd Co invested in 14,300 shares. Zwj Investment Counsel Incorporated invested in 1.34% or 604,650 shares.