United Continental Holdings, Inc: Par Investment Partners Lp Makes Purchase

February 15, 2018 - By reb123z

 United Continental Holdings, Inc: Par Investment Partners Lp Makes Purchase

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.71 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.08, from 0.79 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 86 investors sold United Continental Holdings, Inc. shares while 191 reduced holdings. 56 funds opened positions while 141 raised stakes. 275.39 million shares or 1.64% less from 279.97 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported.

British Columbia Mgmt holds 0.01% or 29,728 shares in its portfolio. U S Investors Inc reported 229,017 shares. Lord Abbett And Ltd Liability Corp owns 82,400 shares. Chicago Equity Prns Ltd owns 63,290 shares. Omega Advsr has 1.77 million shares. Toronto Dominion Commercial Bank invested in 90,441 shares. California State Teachers Retirement invested in 465,051 shares. Public Sector Pension Board holds 324,853 shares or 0.09% of its portfolio. Alabama-based Weiss Multi has invested 0.18% in United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:UAL). Alpha Windward Lc holds 524 shares or 0.02% of its portfolio. Vanguard reported 21.84M shares. Oppenheimer invested in 0.04% or 23,084 shares. Roundview Cap Limited Liability Company holds 4,049 shares. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) accumulated 19,710 shares. 230,000 are held by State Of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D.

The New Par Investment Partners Lp Holding in United Continental Holdings, Inc

Par Investment Partners Lp reported SC 13G/A form with the SEC for United Continental Holdings, Inc. Access it here: 000119312518045359. As reported by Par Investment Partners Lp, the filler owns 5.2% or 15,399,152 shares of the Transports–company.

United Continental Holdings, Inc stake is new for [reportingPerson]. Date of activity: December 31, 2017. This shows Par Investment Partners Lp’s positive view for United Continental Holdings, Inc.

United Continental Holdings, Inc Institutional Sentiment

Filings show 497 investors own United Continental Holdings, Inc. The ownership in Q3 2015 is very high, at 103.36 % of the outstanding shares. This is increased by 41128934. 306209737 were owned by these investors. 105 funds opened new United Continental Holdings, Inc stakes, 181 increased positions. There were 63 that closed positions and 161 reduced them.

24 investors had the stock in their top 10. Some are: Par Capital Management Inc, Altimeter Capital Management Lp, Bronson Point Management Llc, Rudman Errol M, Cyrus Capital Partners L.P., Deroy & Devereaux Private Investment Counsel Inc, Omega Advisors Inc., Gendell Jeffrey L, Kamunting Street Capital Management L.P., U S Global Investors Inc..

Gideon Capital Advisors Inc is an investor bullish on United Continental Holdings, Inc, owning 59340 shares as of Q3 2015 for 1.84% of its portfolio. Douglas C Lane & Associates Inc owns 1607921 shares or 2.43% of its portfolio. GA Gmt Capital Corp have 9.41% of its portfolio for 6486090 shares. Further, Credit Capital Investments Llc reported stake worth 7.55% of its portfolio. The MA Altimeter Capital Management Lp owns 9300000 shares. United Continental Holdings, Inc is 31.56% of its portfolio.

Business Profile

United Continental Holdings, Inc. (UAL) is a holding company and its principal subsidiary is United Air Lines, Inc. (United). The Company transports people and cargo through its mainline operations. It has global air rights in North America, Asia-Pacific, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Latin America. The Company, through United and its regional carriers, operates flights from its hubs at Newark Liberty International Airport (Newark Liberty), Chicago O’Hare International Airport (Chicago O’Hare), Denver International Airport (Denver), George Bush Intercontinental Airport (Houston Bush), Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), A.B. Won Pat International Airport (Guam), San Francisco International Airport (SFO) and Washington Dulles International Airport (Washington Dulles). It has contractual relationships with regional carriers to provide regional jet and turboprop service branded as United Express. These regional operations are an extension of the Company’s mainline network.

SEC Form 13G.

The stock increased 0.84% or $0.55 during the last trading session, reaching $66.23. About 1.57M shares traded. United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:UAL) has risen 77.19% since February 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 60.49% the S&P500.

United Continental Holdings, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides air transportation services in North America, the Asia-Pacific, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Latin America. The company has market cap of $19.62 billion. The firm transports people and cargo through its mainline and regional operations. It has a 9.44 P/E ratio. As of December 31, 2016, it operated a fleet of 1,231 aircraft.

United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:UAL) Ratings Coverage

Among 23 analysts covering United Continental (NYSE:UAL), 12 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 52% are positive. United Continental has $130.0 highest and $42 lowest target. $76.04’s average target is 14.81% above currents $66.23 stock price. United Continental had 97 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. UBS maintained it with “Buy” rating and $90 target in Wednesday, January 11 report. Imperial Capital maintained United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:UAL) rating on Thursday, January 12. Imperial Capital has “In-Line” rating and $82 target. The rating was downgraded by Deutsche Bank on Friday, April 1 to “Hold”. The rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with “Hold” on Tuesday, October 10. Bank of America upgraded United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:UAL) on Tuesday, December 6 to “Buy” rating. The rating was maintained by Cowen & Co on Wednesday, November 16 with “Outperform”. As per Monday, August 24, the company rating was initiated by Standpoint Research. The stock of United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:UAL) earned “Underweight” rating by JP Morgan on Wednesday, November 1. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Buy” on Thursday, May 25. Evercore downgraded the shares of UAL in report on Wednesday, January 24 to “In-Line” rating.

More notable recent United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:UAL) news were published by: Gurufocus.com which released: “PRIMECAP Management Buys Alkermes PLC, Siemens AG, United Continental Holdings …” on February 13, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “United Airlines: Spooked Too Easy Again” published on January 29, 2018, Seekingalpha.com published: “United Continental: Still Flying Too High For Me” on January 25, 2018. More interesting news about United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:UAL) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “United Continental January Traffic Up, Load Factor Down” published on February 09, 2018 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “United Continental Holdings Inc. Bottom Line Falls 27% In Q4” with publication date: January 23, 2018.

Receive News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings with our FREE daily email newsletter.