Chickasaw Capital Management Has Increased Its Western Gas Partners LP (WES) Position; BRILLIANCE CHINA AUTOMOTIVE ORDINARY SHA (BCAUF) Shorts Lowered By 1.6%

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BRILLIANCE CHINA AUTOMOTIVE ORDINARY SHA (OTCMKTS:BCAUF) had a decrease of 1.6% in short interest. BCAUF’s SI was 20.46M shares in May as released by FINRA. Its down 1.6% from 20.79M shares previously. With 2,700 avg volume, 7578 days are for BRILLIANCE CHINA AUTOMOTIVE ORDINARY SHA (OTCMKTS:BCAUF)’s short sellers to cover BCAUF’s short positions. It closed at $1.765 lastly. It is down 0.00% since May 18, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500.

Chickasaw Capital Management Llc increased Western Gas Partners Lp (WES) stake by 6.26% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Chickasaw Capital Management Llc acquired 168,361 shares as Western Gas Partners Lp (WES)’s stock declined 12.87%. The Chickasaw Capital Management Llc holds 2.86 million shares with $137.47M value, up from 2.69M last quarter. Western Gas Partners Lp now has $8.14 billion valuation. The stock increased 1.33% or $0.69 during the last trading session, reaching $52.48. About 818,404 shares traded or 55.17% up from the average. Western Gas Partners, LP (NYSE:WES) has declined 29.39% since May 18, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 40.94% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.75 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.77, from 1.52 in 2017Q3. It worsened, as 24 investors sold WES shares while 72 reduced holdings. 24 funds opened positions while 48 raised stakes. 90.11 million shares or 0.38% less from 90.45 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. The Colorado-based Alps Advisors Inc has invested 2.77% in Western Gas Partners, LP (NYSE:WES). Moreover, Blackrock has 0% invested in Western Gas Partners, LP (NYSE:WES). Us Fincl Bank De, a Minnesota-based fund reported 30,380 shares. Cullen Frost Bankers has invested 0.03% in Western Gas Partners, LP (NYSE:WES). Linscomb Williams Inc owns 0.04% invested in Western Gas Partners, LP (NYSE:WES) for 9,802 shares. Carroll Assocs, North Carolina-based fund reported 200 shares. Clinton holds 0.25% or 59,797 shares. Stifel Corp stated it has 34,001 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Summit Equities Inc owns 14,837 shares. Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt System reported 266,430 shares. Hightower Advsr Limited Liability Company holds 182,063 shares. Pnc Grp reported 0.01% in Western Gas Partners, LP (NYSE:WES). C V Starr has invested 12.15% of its portfolio in Western Gas Partners, LP (NYSE:WES). 7,225 were accumulated by Signaturefd Limited. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa invested in 0% or 5,183 shares.

Among 19 analysts covering Western Gas Partners (NYSE:WES), 11 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 58% are positive. Western Gas Partners has $76 highest and $35 lowest target. $57.79’s average target is 10.12% above currents $52.48 stock price. Western Gas Partners had 53 analyst reports since August 3, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Sunday, August 20 with “Buy”. The stock of Western Gas Partners, LP (NYSE:WES) earned “Buy” rating by UBS on Friday, March 2. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital on Thursday, November 2 with “Overweight”. JP Morgan maintained the shares of WES in report on Wednesday, March 30 with “Overweight” rating. The firm has “Neutral” rating by Seaport Global given on Monday, April 9. Bank of America maintained Western Gas Partners, LP (NYSE:WES) on Tuesday, March 27 with “Neutral” rating. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Thursday, October 5 by Stifel Nicolaus. MUFG initiated it with “Neutral” rating and $59 target in Friday, June 17 report. The stock has “Outperform” rating by FBR Capital on Monday, September 28. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Tuesday, February 20 by Stifel Nicolaus.

Chickasaw Capital Management Llc decreased Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) stake by 5,059 shares to 112,777 valued at $19.09M in 2017Q4. It also reduced Visa Inc Cl A (NYSE:V) stake by 3,601 shares and now owns 51,759 shares. Dowdupont Inc was reduced too.

More notable recent Western Gas Partners, LP (NYSE:WES) news were published by: Bizjournals.com which released: “Anadarko to spend up to $4.5 billion in 2018” on May 17, 2018, also Bizjournals.com with their article: “Western Gas names new COO, replacing exec who moved to former Anadarko CEO’s new co.” published on May 15, 2018, Seekingalpha.com published: “Western Gas Partners’ (WES) CEO Benjamin Fink on Q1 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript” on May 02, 2018. More interesting news about Western Gas Partners, LP (NYSE:WES) were released by: Bizjournals.com and their article: “Enterprise and partners to restore service on pipeline, expand capacity on others” published on May 07, 2018 as well as Newsok.com‘s news article titled: “Enterprise, Enbridge, Western Gas Partners and DCP Midstream Conduct Open Season for Texas Express Expansion” with publication date: May 03, 2018.

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