Buckley Wealth Management LLC Invests $206,000 in Total SA (NYSE:TOT)

Buckley Wealth Management LLC acquired a new position in shares of Total SA (NYSE:TOT) during the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor acquired 3,710 shares of the oil and gas exploration company’s stock, valued at approximately $206,000.

Several other hedge funds also recently added to or reduced their stakes in TOT. Sound Income Strategies LLC boosted its position in shares of Total by 11,725.0% during the 4th quarter. Sound Income Strategies LLC now owns 473 shares of the oil and gas exploration company’s stock worth $25,000 after purchasing an additional 469 shares in the last quarter. Essex Savings Bank bought a new position in Total in the 4th quarter valued at about $27,000. Berman Capital Advisors LLC bought a new position in Total in the 4th quarter valued at about $32,000. Acima Private Wealth LLC bought a new position in Total in the 4th quarter valued at about $35,000. Finally, JNBA Financial Advisors bought a new position in Total in the 4th quarter valued at about $38,000. 6.21% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

NYSE:TOT opened at $55.18 on Friday. The company has a quick ratio of 1.04, a current ratio of 1.27 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.37. Total SA has a 52 week low of $49.70 and a 52 week high of $65.69. The stock has a market capitalization of $138.25 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 10.93, a PEG ratio of 1.10 and a beta of 0.63.

Total (NYSE:TOT) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Friday, April 26th. The oil and gas exploration company reported $1.02 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $1.11 by ($0.09). Total had a return on equity of 11.21% and a net margin of 5.65%. The company had revenue of $51.21 billion for the quarter. Equities analysts forecast that Total SA will post 5.42 earnings per share for the current year.

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, April 12th. Stockholders of record on Monday, March 18th were paid a dividend of $0.7237 per share. The ex-dividend date was Friday, March 15th. This represents a $2.89 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 5.25%. Total’s payout ratio is currently 46.93%.

Several equities analysts recently weighed in on the stock. Cowen assumed coverage on shares of Total in a research report on Thursday, January 31st. They issued an “outperform” rating on the stock. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Total from a “strong sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, January 15th. Goldman Sachs Group reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $68.00 price objective on shares of Total in a research note on Friday, April 26th. Deutsche Bank reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Total in a research note on Thursday, March 7th. Finally, ValuEngine lowered shares of Total from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, April 24th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and thirteen have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $50.25.

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Total 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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