Pacer Advisors Inc. Purchases Shares of 70,286 Total SA (NYSE:TOT)

Pacer Advisors Inc. acquired a new position in shares of Total SA (NYSE:TOT) in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The fund acquired 70,286 shares of the oil and gas exploration company’s stock, valued at approximately $2,703,000.

Several other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in TOT. Ellevest Inc. lifted its position in shares of Total by 61.1% during the 1st quarter. Ellevest Inc. now owns 725 shares of the oil and gas exploration company’s stock worth $27,000 after purchasing an additional 275 shares during the last quarter. Patriot Financial Group Insurance Agency LLC lifted its position in shares of Total by 563.3% during the 1st quarter. Patriot Financial Group Insurance Agency LLC now owns 723 shares of the oil and gas exploration company’s stock worth $27,000 after purchasing an additional 614 shares during the last quarter. Golden State Wealth Management LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Total during the 1st quarter worth $28,000. Capital Advisory Group Advisory Services LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Total during the 1st quarter worth $31,000. Finally, TCI Wealth Advisors Inc. lifted its position in shares of Total by 91.0% during the 2nd quarter. TCI Wealth Advisors Inc. now owns 869 shares of the oil and gas exploration company’s stock worth $33,000 after purchasing an additional 414 shares during the last quarter. 6.27% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

NYSE TOT opened at $37.66 on Friday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.43, a quick ratio of 1.00 and a current ratio of 1.17. The firm has a market cap of $97.99 billion, a PE ratio of 12.55, a P/E/G ratio of 18.75 and a beta of 0.66. Total SA has a one year low of $22.13 and a one year high of $56.91. The firm’s fifty day moving average is $38.83 and its two-hundred day moving average is $40.08.

Total (NYSE:TOT) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 30th. The oil and gas exploration company reported $0.02 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.13) by $0.15. The company had revenue of $25.73 billion for the quarter. Total had a net margin of 4.24% and a return on equity of 9.23%. Research analysts predict that Total SA will post 1.28 earnings per share for the current year.

Several equities research analysts have recently issued reports on TOT shares. Credit Suisse Group reaffirmed an “outperform” rating on shares of Total in a research report on Wednesday, May 6th. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Total from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $41.00 price objective for the company in a research report on Wednesday, July 15th. Kepler Capital Markets reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Total in a research note on Friday. Wolfe Research lowered shares of Total from an “outperform” rating to a “peer perform” rating and set a $48.00 price target on the stock. in a research note on Tuesday, June 2nd. Finally, Jefferies Financial Group initiated coverage on shares of Total in a research note on Thursday, July 16th. They set a “buy” rating on the stock. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and fourteen have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $42.50.

Total Company Profile

TOTAL SA operates as an integrated oil and gas company worldwide. The company operates through four segments: Exploration & Production; Gas, Renewables & Power; Refining & Chemicals; and Marketing & Services. The Exploration & Production segment is involved in exploration and production activities in approximately 50 countries, and produces oil or gas in approximately 30 countries.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Total (NYSE:TOT)

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