Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (CPK) Analysts See $0.50 EPS

July 11, 2018 - By Darrel Chase

Investors sentiment increased to 1.34 in Q1 2018. Its up 0.26, from 1.08 in 2017Q4. It is positive, as 8 investors sold Chesapeake Utilities Corporation shares while 45 reduced holdings. 29 funds opened positions while 42 raised stakes. 10.05 million shares or 3.40% more from 9.72 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported.
Geode Cap Limited Liability Company has invested 0% in Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK). Engy Income Prns Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 0.36% or 260,293 shares in its portfolio. Fruth, Texas-based fund reported 24,201 shares. Pnc Financial Services Gp invested in 0% or 23,368 shares. First Republic Invest Inc holds 0% or 2,958 shares. M&T Comml Bank has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK). Washington-based Parametric Portfolio Assoc Limited Liability Company has invested 0% in Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK). Usca Ria Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 3,600 shares or 0.03% of its portfolio. New York-based Blackrock has invested 0% in Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK). Mutual Of America Capital holds 47,872 shares. Moreover, Eqis Cap Incorporated has 0.03% invested in Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK). Citigroup Inc stated it has 2,784 shares. Regions Fincl Corp reported 0% in Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK). First Manhattan has invested 0.04% of its portfolio in Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK). Proshare Advsr Ltd Liability Co has 0.05% invested in Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK).

Since March 20, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 16 insider sales for $2.85 million activity. Another trade for 2,500 shares valued at $177,500 was made by SCHIMKAITIS JOHN R on Tuesday, April 3. Michael P. McMasters also sold $529,780 worth of Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) on Friday, June 15.

Analysts expect Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) to report $0.50 EPS on August, 2.They anticipate $0.13 EPS change or 35.14 % from last quarter’s $0.37 EPS. CPK’s profit would be $8.18M giving it 43.25 P/E if the $0.50 EPS is correct. After having $1.40 EPS previously, Chesapeake Utilities Corporation’s analysts see -64.29 % EPS growth. The stock decreased 0.12% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $86.5. About 46,605 shares traded. Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE:CPK) has risen 5.15% since July 12, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 7.42% the S&P500.

Chesapeake Utilities Corporation, a diversified energy company, engages in various energy and other businesses. The company has market cap of $1.42 billion. The firm operates in two divisions, Regulated Energy and Unregulated Energy. It has a 21.51 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.

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