Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky maintained its stake in Bristow Group Inc (NYSE:BRS) during the first quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 7,500 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock at the end of the first quarter. Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky’s holdings in Bristow Group were worth $114,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of BRS. Suntrust Banks Inc. boosted its stake in Bristow Group by 0.5% in the first quarter. Suntrust Banks Inc. now owns 38,926 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock worth $591,000 after buying an additional 175 shares in the last quarter. Louisiana State Employees Retirement System boosted its stake in Bristow Group by 1.6% in the first quarter. Louisiana State Employees Retirement System now owns 13,000 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock worth $198,000 after buying an additional 200 shares in the last quarter. Arizona State Retirement System boosted its stake in Bristow Group by 1.2% in the first quarter. Arizona State Retirement System now owns 16,593 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock worth $252,000 after buying an additional 200 shares in the last quarter. Mason Street Advisors LLC boosted its stake in Bristow Group by 7.0% in the first quarter. Mason Street Advisors LLC now owns 7,468 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock worth $114,000 after buying an additional 489 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Teachers Advisors LLC boosted its stake in Bristow Group by 1.2% in the first quarter. Teachers Advisors LLC now owns 86,008 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock worth $1,308,000 after buying an additional 994 shares in the last quarter.

Bristow Group Inc (NYSE BRS) traded down 0.27% during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $7.35. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 155,991 shares. The firm’s market capitalization is $259.65 million. Bristow Group Inc has a 1-year low of $6.21 and a 1-year high of $21.88. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $7.37 and a 200 day moving average of $11.65.

Bristow Group (NYSE:BRS) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August 3rd. The oil and gas company reported ($0.83) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($1.11) by $0.28. The firm had revenue of $352.10 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $299.93 million. Bristow Group had a negative return on equity of 6.83% and a negative net margin of 13.32%. The business’s revenue for the quarter was down 4.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned ($0.34) EPS. Equities analysts expect that Bristow Group Inc will post ($3.44) earnings per share for the current year.

TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: “Bristow Group Inc (BRS) Position Held by Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky” was first reported by Daily Political and is the property of of Daily Political. If you are viewing this report on another publication, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of US and international copyright & trademark law. The correct version of this report can be accessed at https://www.dailypolitical.com/2017/08/18/bristow-group-inc-brs-position-held-by-teachers-retirement-system-of-the-state-of-kentucky.html.

A number of analysts recently commented on the company. BidaskClub cut Bristow Group from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Friday, July 28th. Barclays PLC set a $13.00 price objective on Bristow Group and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, May 26th. Credit Suisse Group reiterated a “hold” rating and set a $10.00 price objective on shares of Bristow Group in a research report on Sunday, May 28th. ValuEngine upgraded Bristow Group from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Saturday, May 20th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded Bristow Group from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday, May 15th. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the company. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $15.00.

About Bristow Group

Bristow Group Inc is an industrial aviation services provider and helicopter service provider to the offshore energy industry. The Industrial Aviation Services segment’s operations are conducted primarily through four regions: Europe Caspian, Africa, Americas and Asia Pacific. The Europe Caspian region consists of all its operations and affiliates in Europe and Central Asia, including Norway, the United Kingdom and Turkmenistan.

Want to see what other hedge funds are holding BRS? Visit HoldingsChannel.com to get the latest 13F filings and insider trades for Bristow Group Inc (NYSE:BRS).

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Bristow Group (NYSE:BRS)

Receive News & Ratings for Bristow Group Inc Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Bristow Group Inc and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.