HollyFrontier Corp. (NYSE:HFC)’s share price traded up 2.1% on Tuesday . The stock traded as high as $26.00 and last traded at $25.22, with a volume of 2,676,006 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at $24.70.

Several equities analysts have weighed in on the company. Credit Suisse Group AG reissued a “hold” rating and set a $32.00 price objective on shares of HollyFrontier Corp. in a report on Thursday, July 14th. Deutsche Bank AG lowered HollyFrontier Corp. from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and cut their price target for the stock from $53.00 to $30.00 in a report on Tuesday, July 12th. Zacks Investment Research lowered HollyFrontier Corp. from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, July 5th. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. reaffirmed a “sell” rating on shares of HollyFrontier Corp. in a report on Wednesday, June 29th. Finally, Simmons reaffirmed a “neutral” rating and issued a $24.00 price target (down from $26.00) on shares of HollyFrontier Corp. in a report on Wednesday, June 29th. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have assigned a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $39.27.

The stock has a market cap of $4.50 billion and a P/E ratio of 8.87. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is $24.13 and its 200-day moving average price is $30.43.

Other institutional investors have modified their holdings of the company. Jennison Associates LLC increased its position in shares of HollyFrontier Corp. by 85.5% in the fourth quarter. Jennison Associates LLC now owns 53,444 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,132,000 after buying an additional 24,635 shares in the last quarter. Trexquant Investment LP increased its position in shares of HollyFrontier Corp. by 86.3% in the fourth quarter. Trexquant Investment LP now owns 159,500 shares of the company’s stock worth $6,362,000 after buying an additional 73,900 shares in the last quarter. Marshall Wace LLP acquired a new position in shares of HollyFrontier Corp. during the fourth quarter worth $5,713,000. Andra AP fonden increased its position in shares of HollyFrontier Corp. by 21.8% in the fourth quarter. Andra AP fonden now owns 75,900 shares of the company’s stock worth $3,028,000 after buying an additional 13,600 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Deere & Co. increased its position in shares of HollyFrontier Corp. by 9.5% in the fourth quarter. Deere & Co. now owns 39,681 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,583,000 after buying an additional 3,434 shares in the last quarter.

HollyFrontier Corporation (HollyFrontier) is an independent petroleum refiner. The Company produces various refined products, such as gasoline, diesel fuel, jet fuel, specialty lubricant products, and specialty and modified asphalt. The Company operates through two segments: Refining and Holly Energy Partners, L.P.

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