Total SA (NYSE:TOT) declared a dividend on Wednesday, April 27th. Investors of record on Monday, September 26th will be given a dividend of 0.671 per share by the oil and gas exploration company on Monday, October 24th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 22nd.

Shares of Total SA (NYSE:TOT) opened at 46.21 on Wednesday. The company’s 50-day moving average is $48.07 and its 200 day moving average is $47.70. The firm has a market capitalization of $110.41 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 36.47 and a beta of 1.12. Total SA has a 52 week low of $39.05 and a 52 week high of $52.34.

A number of research firms recently weighed in on TOT. Sanford C. Bernstein cut shares of Total SA from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating in a research report on Thursday, September 8th. Bank of America Corp. cut shares of Total SA from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research report on Friday, July 15th. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Total SA from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, August 22nd. TheStreet upgraded shares of Total SA from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, July 14th. Finally, Canaccord Genuity reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Total SA in a report on Monday, June 6th. Ten investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, fourteen have assigned a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the stock. Total SA has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $49.41.

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Large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Azimuth Capital Management LLC increased its stake in Total SA by 2.8% in the second quarter. Azimuth Capital Management LLC now owns 36,898 shares of the oil and gas exploration company’s stock worth $1,775,000 after buying an additional 1,015 shares during the last quarter. Raymond James & Associates increased its stake in Total SA by 23.4% in the second quarter. Raymond James & Associates now owns 1,485,583 shares of the oil and gas exploration company’s stock worth $71,456,000 after buying an additional 281,944 shares during the last quarter. United Services Automobile Association increased its stake in Total SA by 25.0% in the second quarter. United Services Automobile Association now owns 94,397 shares of the oil and gas exploration company’s stock worth $4,541,000 after buying an additional 18,881 shares during the last quarter. WFG Advisors LP increased its stake in Total SA by 6.1% in the second quarter. WFG Advisors LP now owns 10,060 shares of the oil and gas exploration company’s stock worth $484,000 after buying an additional 580 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Scotia Capital Inc. increased its stake in Total SA by 56.5% in the second quarter. Scotia Capital Inc. now owns 37,196 shares of the oil and gas exploration company’s stock worth $1,790,000 after buying an additional 13,431 shares during the last quarter.

Total SA Company Profile

Total SA is an energy operator. The Company operates through three business segments: an Upstream segment, including alongside the activities of the exploration and production of hydrocarbons, the activities of gas and power; a Refining & Chemicals segment constituting an industrial hub comprising the activities of refining, petrochemicals and specialty chemicals and also includes the activities of oil trading and shipping; a Marketing & Services segment, including the global activities of supply and marketing in the field of petroleum products, as well as the activity of new energies, and a Corporate segment, which includes holdings operating and financial activities.

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