Electron Capital Partners LLC Has Boosted Holding in Nrg Energy INC (NRG) as Stock Price Rose

April 16, 2018 - By Peter Erickson

NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) LogoInvestors sentiment increased to 1.34 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.50, from 0.84 in 2017Q3. It improved, as 29 investors sold NRG shares while 109 reduced holdings. 71 funds opened positions while 114 raised stakes. 305.48 million shares or 10.25% more from 277.07 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. State Treasurer State Of Michigan stated it has 88,168 shares. Bokf Na holds 7,254 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Pnc Financial Serv Group Incorporated has invested 0% in NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG). 294,990 were accumulated by Centre Asset Limited Co. Paloma holds 32,730 shares. Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss Limited Liability Company owns 0% invested in NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) for 816 shares. Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft Fi owns 333,476 shares for 0.12% of their portfolio. Kentucky Retirement Insurance Fund invested in 0.04% or 7,989 shares. Huntington Bancshares holds 0% or 60 shares in its portfolio. Zeke Cap Limited Liability Corp reported 7,445 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. Morgan Stanley holds 0.01% in NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) or 1.31M shares. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Commerce invested 0% in NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG). Guardian Life Of America invested in 976 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Td Asset Management Inc reported 0.03% stake. Oregon Pub Employees Retirement Fund accumulated 0.01% or 32,471 shares.

Jos Shaver increased its stake in Nrg Energy Inc (NRG) by 43.07% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Electron Capital Partners Llc bought 388,637 shares as the company’s stock rose 6.53% while stock markets declined. The hedge fund run by Jos Shaver held 1.29M shares of the public utilities company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $36.77M, up from 902,371 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Electron Capital Partners Llc who had been investing in Nrg Energy Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $9.78B market cap company. The stock increased 2.14% or $0.645 during the last trading session, reaching $30.775. About 1.95M shares traded. NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) has risen 65.02% since April 16, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 53.47% the S&P500.

Electron Capital Partners Llc, which manages about $359.29M and $593.06M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Nextera Energy Inc (NYSE:NEE) by 81,241 shares to 202,776 shares, valued at $31.67M in 2017Q4, according to the filing.

NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) Ratings Coverage

Among 3 analysts covering NRG Energy (NYSE:NRG), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. NRG Energy had 7 analyst reports since October 18, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. Guggenheim maintained NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) rating on Thursday, March 1. Guggenheim has “Buy” rating and $37.0 target. The stock of NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, March 28 by UBS. On Friday, November 3 the stock rating was maintained by SunTrust with “Hold”. The rating was maintained by SunTrust on Wednesday, March 28 with “Hold”. SunTrust maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Wednesday, October 18 report. The stock of NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) has “Hold” rating given on Monday, March 19 by SunTrust.

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