Delek US Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:DK) Director William J. Finnerty sold 2,000 shares of Delek US stock in a transaction on Tuesday, April 24th. The stock was sold at an average price of $47.50, for a total transaction of $95,000.00. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through this hyperlink.

NYSE:DK opened at $46.58 on Friday. The company has a quick ratio of 0.68, a current ratio of 0.98 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.45. The stock has a market cap of $4,059.17, a PE ratio of 36.97, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.53 and a beta of 1.44. Delek US Holdings, Inc. has a one year low of $20.65 and a one year high of $49.17.

Delek US (NYSE:DK) last posted its earnings results on Monday, February 26th. The oil and gas company reported $0.50 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.40 by $0.10. The company had revenue of $2.48 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.10 billion. Delek US had a net margin of 3.99% and a return on equity of 5.99%. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 129.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted ($0.44) earnings per share. equities analysts predict that Delek US Holdings, Inc. will post 3.17 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Delek US announced that its board has approved a stock repurchase program on Monday, February 26th that allows the company to buyback $150.00 million in shares. This buyback authorization allows the oil and gas company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are typically an indication that the company’s board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

Several equities research analysts have weighed in on DK shares. Royal Bank of Canada reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $49.00 price target on shares of Delek US in a research note on Friday, April 13th. Morgan Stanley raised shares of Delek US from an “equal weight” rating to an “overweight” rating and set a $44.00 price target for the company in a research note on Thursday, January 11th. JPMorgan Chase lifted their price target on shares of Delek US from $43.00 to $44.00 and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research note on Monday, April 9th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Delek US from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, February 8th. Finally, Credit Suisse Group started coverage on shares of Delek US in a research note on Monday, April 9th. They issued an “outperform” rating and a $47.00 price target for the company. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have issued a hold rating, twelve have given a buy rating and two have given a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. Delek US currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $41.40.

Large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. Meeder Asset Management Inc. increased its position in shares of Delek US by 194.4% during the fourth quarter. Meeder Asset Management Inc. now owns 3,286 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock worth $115,000 after acquiring an additional 2,170 shares in the last quarter. Great West Life Assurance Co. Can increased its position in shares of Delek US by 51.3% during the third quarter. Great West Life Assurance Co. Can now owns 7,112 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock worth $188,000 after acquiring an additional 2,412 shares in the last quarter. Invictus RG bought a new stake in shares of Delek US during the fourth quarter worth about $269,000. First Trust Advisors LP bought a new stake in shares of Delek US during the fourth quarter worth about $330,000. Finally, ETRADE Capital Management LLC increased its position in shares of Delek US by 21.6% during the fourth quarter. ETRADE Capital Management LLC now owns 9,759 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock worth $341,000 after acquiring an additional 1,731 shares in the last quarter. 91.00% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

About Delek US

Delek US Holdings, Inc engages in the integrated downstream energy business in the United States. The company's Refining segment processes crude oil and other purchased feedstocks for the manufacture of various grades of gasoline, diesel fuel, aviation fuel, asphalt, and other petroleum-based products that are distributed through owned and third-party product terminals.

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