Walnut Private Equity Partners Has Boosted Williams Cos (WMB) Position; Ormat Technologies, Inc. (ORA) Had 7 Analysts Last Week

Among 8 analysts covering Ormat Technologies Inc (NYSE:ORA), 7 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 88% are positive. Ormat Technologies Inc had 17 analyst reports since January 4, 2016 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Mkt Outperform” rating given on Monday, December 19 by Avondale. The rating was maintained by Cowen & Co on Friday, September 22 with “Buy”. The stock of Ormat Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:ORA) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, June 7 by J.P. Morgan. As per Friday, May 26, the company rating was upgraded by Barclays Capital. The rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with “Buy” on Monday, July 17. As per Wednesday, June 7, the company rating was upgraded by JP Morgan. The stock of Ormat Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:ORA) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, August 3 by Oppenheimer. The stock of Ormat Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:ORA) earned “Buy” rating by Cowen & Co on Monday, October 23. The stock of Ormat Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:ORA) earned “Buy” rating by Cowen & Co on Friday, August 18. The firm has “Buy” rating by Oppenheimer given on Friday, May 5. See Ormat Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:ORA) latest ratings:

09/01/2018 Broker: Guggenheim Rating: Buy New Target: $72 Initiates Coverage On
13/11/2017 Broker: Roth Capital Rating: Buy New Target: $70.0 Maintain
23/10/2017 Broker: Cowen & Co Rating: Buy New Target: $67.0 Maintain
28/09/2017 Broker: Roth Capital Rating: Buy New Target: $66.0
22/09/2017 Broker: Cowen & Co Rating: Buy New Target: $67.0 Maintain
18/08/2017 Broker: Cowen & Co Rating: Buy New Target: $67.0 Maintain
03/08/2017 Broker: Oppenheimer Rating: Buy Maintain
17/07/2017 Broker: Cowen & Co Rating: Buy New Target: $67.0000 Maintain

Walnut Private Equity Partners Llc increased Williams Cos Inc (WMB) stake by 16% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Walnut Private Equity Partners Llc acquired 24,000 shares as Williams Cos Inc (WMB)’s stock rose 7.09%. The Walnut Private Equity Partners Llc holds 174,000 shares with $5.22M value, up from 150,000 last quarter. Williams Cos Inc now has $27.46B valuation. The stock increased 0.33% or $0.11 during the last trading session, reaching $33.21. About 4.37M shares traded. The Williams Companies, Inc. (NYSE:WMB) has risen 40.20% since January 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 23.50% the S&P500.

Since August 8, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 4 sales for $9.50 million activity. The insider CHAPPEL DONALD R sold 272,088 shares worth $8.25M. 9,913 The Williams Companies, Inc. (NYSE:WMB) shares with value of $297,250 were sold by Ewing Robyn L. 26,915 shares were sold by Scheel James E., worth $888,195. Timmermans Ted T had sold 2,000 shares worth $61,310.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.19 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.13, from 1.06 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 40 investors sold WMB shares while 203 reduced holdings. 66 funds opened positions while 223 raised stakes. 687.46 million shares or 1.13% less from 695.32 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Parkwood Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 20,155 shares. Kistler stated it has 900 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Aqr Cap Mngmt Limited Liability reported 0.06% in The Williams Companies, Inc. (NYSE:WMB). Arizona State Retirement holds 0.09% of its portfolio in The Williams Companies, Inc. (NYSE:WMB) for 253,650 shares. Rocky Mountain Advisers Ltd Co has 0.13% invested in The Williams Companies, Inc. (NYSE:WMB). Breton Hill Cap Limited holds 0.17% of its portfolio in The Williams Companies, Inc. (NYSE:WMB) for 30,205 shares. Boston Advsrs Limited Com reported 224,419 shares. Proshare Advisors Ltd Liability Co has invested 0.04% of its portfolio in The Williams Companies, Inc. (NYSE:WMB). The Pennsylvania-based Hudock Cap Gp Limited Liability has invested 0.01% in The Williams Companies, Inc. (NYSE:WMB). Planning Corp reported 0.06% of its portfolio in The Williams Companies, Inc. (NYSE:WMB). Dnb Asset As has invested 0.04% in The Williams Companies, Inc. (NYSE:WMB). Moreover, Keybank Association Oh has 0.01% invested in The Williams Companies, Inc. (NYSE:WMB). Calamos Advsrs Limited Company owns 94,523 shares. Pentwater Management Ltd Partnership accumulated 250,000 shares. Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado reported 143,827 shares stake.

Among 18 analysts covering Williams Companies Inc. (NYSE:WMB), 13 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 72% are positive. Williams Companies Inc. has $49.98 highest and $25 lowest target. $31.36’s average target is -5.57% below currents $33.21 stock price. Williams Companies Inc. had 48 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Monday, August 22, the company rating was maintained by Argus Research. The rating was reinitiated by Barclays Capital on Monday, December 5 with “Overweight”. Jefferies maintained The Williams Companies, Inc. (NYSE:WMB) on Wednesday, August 2 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, August 2 by Evercore. The stock of The Williams Companies, Inc. (NYSE:WMB) has “Outperform” rating given on Wednesday, May 11 by Bernstein. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, June 5 by RBC Capital Markets. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Wednesday, January 11 by RBC Capital Markets. Jefferies maintained The Williams Companies, Inc. (NYSE:WMB) on Wednesday, December 20 with “Buy” rating. As per Friday, January 12, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. The stock of The Williams Companies, Inc. (NYSE:WMB) earned “Buy” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Sunday, October 15.

Ormat Technologies, Inc. engages in geothermal and recovered energy power business worldwide. The company has market cap of $3.34 billion. The firm operates in two divisions, Electricity and Product. It has a 28.36 P/E ratio. The Electricity segment develops, builds, owns, and operates geothermal and recovered energy power plants; and sells electricity.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.1 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.20, from 1.3 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 16 investors sold Ormat Technologies, Inc. shares while 52 reduced holdings. 18 funds opened positions while 57 raised stakes. 20.98 million shares or 1.96% more from 20.58 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Moreover, Jacobs Levy Equity Mgmt has 0.04% invested in Ormat Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:ORA). Pub Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado holds 0% in Ormat Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:ORA) or 7,830 shares. Creative Planning accumulated 5,913 shares. Citigroup invested 0% in Ormat Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:ORA). Raymond James And Associates reported 16,450 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Cornerstone Advsr invested in 19 shares. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) accumulated 1,823 shares. Highland L P owns 5,000 shares. Kbc Grp Nv invested 0.05% of its portfolio in Ormat Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:ORA). Barclays Public Limited Company reported 0% of its portfolio in Ormat Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:ORA). Winslow Evans Crocker reported 0.01% in Ormat Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:ORA). State Common Retirement Fund invested in 0% or 57,300 shares. Mufg Americas Hldgs, a New York-based fund reported 110 shares. Malaga Cove Limited Co, a California-based fund reported 27,110 shares. Valley Advisers holds 0% in Ormat Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:ORA) or 174 shares.

The stock increased 0.52% or $0.34 during the last trading session, reaching $66.07. About 161,536 shares traded or 1.23% up from the average. Ormat Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:ORA) has risen 34.71% since January 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 18.01% the S&P500.

Since August 7, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 11 insider sales for $7.29 million activity. 11,523 shares valued at $685,619 were sold by Argas Shlomi on Wednesday, September 27. Sullivan Bob had sold 9,890 shares worth $621,982 on Thursday, September 28. $467,091 worth of Ormat Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:ORA) shares were sold by Krieger Zvi. Hatzir Shimon had sold 2,976 shares worth $174,096. Another trade for 7,500 shares valued at $433,125 was made by JOYAL ROBERT EUGENE on Monday, August 7. $1.05M worth of Ormat Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:ORA) shares were sold by Klein Erez. Shares for $601,276 were sold by Rosner Etty on Thursday, September 28.