Sei Investments Co. lifted its holdings in Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN) by 6.9% in the third quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 247,413 shares of the energy company’s stock after purchasing an additional 15,864 shares during the period. Sei Investments Co.’s holdings in Southwestern Energy were worth $1,512,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in SWN. Capital World Investors lifted its stake in Southwestern Energy by 1.4% in the second quarter. Capital World Investors now owns 8,944,540 shares of the energy company’s stock worth $54,383,000 after acquiring an additional 121,765 shares during the last quarter. Sterling Capital Management LLC lifted its stake in Southwestern Energy by 77.5% in the second quarter. Sterling Capital Management LLC now owns 8,405,909 shares of the energy company’s stock worth $51,108,000 after acquiring an additional 3,669,743 shares during the last quarter. Bridgewater Associates LP lifted its stake in Southwestern Energy by 117.5% in the second quarter. Bridgewater Associates LP now owns 8,234,921 shares of the energy company’s stock worth $50,068,000 after acquiring an additional 4,449,396 shares during the last quarter. Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board lifted its stake in Southwestern Energy by 22.8% in the second quarter. Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board now owns 7,563,624 shares of the energy company’s stock worth $45,987,000 after acquiring an additional 1,405,925 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Disciplined Growth Investors Inc. MN lifted its stake in Southwestern Energy by 57.2% in the second quarter. Disciplined Growth Investors Inc. MN now owns 6,840,087 shares of the energy company’s stock worth $41,588,000 after acquiring an additional 2,487,525 shares during the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 88.71% of the company’s stock.

Shares of Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE SWN) traded down $0.12 on Wednesday, reaching $6.09. 18,998,500 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 17,483,795. The company has a quick ratio of 1.88, a current ratio of 1.88 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.66. The firm has a market cap of $3,050.00, a PE ratio of 15.52 and a beta of 1.23. Southwestern Energy Company has a 12 month low of $4.90 and a 12 month high of $12.85.

Southwestern Energy (NYSE:SWN) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October 26th. The energy company reported $0.06 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.07 by ($0.01). The firm had revenue of $737.00 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $773.99 million. Southwestern Energy had a net margin of 16.31% and a return on equity of 23.99%. The business’s quarterly revenue was up 13.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.03 earnings per share. sell-side analysts anticipate that Southwestern Energy Company will post 0.45 EPS for the current fiscal year.

SWN has been the subject of a number of recent research reports. Cowen set a $9.00 price target on shares of Southwestern Energy and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, October 18th. Stifel Nicolaus restated a “buy” rating on shares of Southwestern Energy in a research report on Thursday, September 14th. BMO Capital Markets set a $9.00 price objective on shares of Southwestern Energy and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, November 14th. Barclays reduced their price objective on shares of Southwestern Energy from $6.00 to $5.00 and set an “equal weight” rating for the company in a research report on Wednesday, October 11th. Finally, Piper Jaffray Companies set a $6.00 price objective on shares of Southwestern Energy and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, October 19th. Six equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, fourteen have given a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $11.00.

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Southwestern Energy Profile

Southwestern Energy Company is an energy company engaged in natural gas and oil exploration, development and production. The Company operates through two segments: Exploration and Production (E&P) and Midstream Services. Its operations in northeast Pennsylvania are primarily focused on the unconventional natural gas reservoir known as the Marcellus Shale.

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