SunCoke Energy, Inc. (NYSE:SXC) Director James E. Sweetnam sold 11,715 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Friday, September 8th. The shares were sold at an average price of $9.09, for a total transaction of $106,489.35. Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 20,000 shares in the company, valued at approximately $181,800. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website.

Shares of SunCoke Energy, Inc. (NYSE:SXC) traded down 4.29% during midday trading on Monday, reaching $8.71. 555,241 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. The stock’s market cap is $560.31 million. The stock has a 50 day moving average of $9.08 and a 200-day moving average of $9.31. SunCoke Energy, Inc. has a 52-week low of $6.36 and a 52-week high of $13.14.

SunCoke Energy (NYSE:SXC) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, July 27th. The energy company reported ($0.07) earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of ($0.14) by $0.07. SunCoke Energy had a positive return on equity of 3.27% and a negative net margin of 0.01%. The company had revenue of $323.20 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $347.90 million. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned ($0.07) earnings per share. The company’s revenue was up 10.4% on a year-over-year basis. On average, equities research analysts expect that SunCoke Energy, Inc. will post ($0.34) EPS for the current year.

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Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the company. Advisor Partners LLC lifted its holdings in shares of SunCoke Energy by 0.3% during the second quarter. Advisor Partners LLC now owns 11,765 shares of the energy company’s stock worth $128,000 after buying an additional 41 shares in the last quarter. Louisiana State Employees Retirement System lifted its holdings in shares of SunCoke Energy by 0.4% during the second quarter. Louisiana State Employees Retirement System now owns 26,200 shares of the energy company’s stock worth $286,000 after buying an additional 100 shares in the last quarter. Arizona State Retirement System lifted its holdings in shares of SunCoke Energy by 0.3% during the second quarter. Arizona State Retirement System now owns 33,530 shares of the energy company’s stock worth $365,000 after buying an additional 100 shares in the last quarter. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. lifted its holdings in shares of SunCoke Energy by 1.0% during the second quarter. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. now owns 24,492 shares of the energy company’s stock worth $267,000 after buying an additional 233 shares in the last quarter. Finally, IHT Wealth Management LLC acquired a new stake in shares of SunCoke Energy during the second quarter worth $831,000. 90.24% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

SXC has been the topic of several analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of SunCoke Energy from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $12.00 price target on the stock in a report on Wednesday, July 19th. BidaskClub lowered shares of SunCoke Energy from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Friday, July 28th. Finally, TheStreet lowered shares of SunCoke Energy from a “c-” rating to a “d+” rating in a report on Friday, August 4th.

SunCoke Energy Company Profile

SunCoke Energy, Inc is a producer of coke in the Americas. The Company’s segments include Domestic Coke, Brazil Coke, Coal Logistics, and Corporate and Other. The Domestic Coke segment consists of its Jewell Coke Company, L.P. (Jewell), Indiana Harbor Coke Company (Indiana Harbor), Haverhill Coke Company LLC (Haverhill), Gateway Energy and Coke Company, LLC (Granite City) and Middletown Coke Company, LLC (Middletown) cokemaking and heat recovery operations.

Insider Buying and Selling by Quarter for SunCoke Energy (NYSE:SXC)

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