Hire an Advanced Robo-Advisor to Trade APA on Your Behalf.

Stock Detail Header
  • Street Sentiment
  • Personalized Strategy
  • Free Trading Simulator
Get Started
Stock Details
  • PRICE$41.44
  • PRICE CHANGE$0.37
  • % CHANGE0.9%
  • TWEETS8
  • CONSENSUSHOLD

Trends

Course of Action

HOLD

Sentiment (10 days)

  •  Strong Buy
  •  Buy
  •  Hold
  •  Sell
  •  Strong Sell

DAILY PRICE CHANGE VS SENTIMENT

  • BullishBullish
  • BearishBearish
  • SentimentSentiment
  • BarPrice

Why Use a Robo-Advisor to invest?

Smart Auto-Trading is an advanced robo-advisor designed to provides investors with a trading partner to automate systematic investing. Its robo is designed to screens, monitors and auto-trades elite stocks like APACHE CORPORATION (APA) using artificial intelligence, social media and market data to augments your potential as an investor.

Smart Auto-Trading produces short-term trades which makes it an ideal tool for trading in tax-deferred accounts such as IRA, SIMPLE IRA, Rollover IRA, 529 College Plans, Keoghs and UGMA. It also works in taxable accounts. Just be aware that if you elect to auto-trade using Smart Auto-Trading in a regular brokerage account, you will be taxed at regular income. Make sure you understand your tax situation before using Smart Auto-trading.

Using Smart Auto-Trading is easy. It connects to your brokerage account at Ally Invest, one of the most trusted broker/dealer in the United States. All you need to do is open an account with them, put a minimum of $5,000 in your account and connect Smart Auto-Trading to trade.

Benefits

There are clear benefits associated with using a robo-advisor such as Smart Auto-Trading to help you reach your financial goals. Smart Auto-Trading simplifies stock investing down to a few steps. It auto-trades for you, using your personalized strategy, while you attend more important life events.

'Trading on the news' is a technique used by traders to justify buying or selling securities. News reports often spur short-term moves in the market, creating trading opportunities.

Announcements about earnings, product launches, changes in management, all are events that can cause a company's stock price to move up or down.

Digital news sources

Today, news travels through digital means. It reaches social networks at breakneck speed. News can spread virally from the originator to millions of people in a matter of minutes. If the news has material value, it is re-tweeted immediately.

News sentiment analysis

Smart Auto-Trading sift through 1000s of news elements in seconds, figure out the subject, how many people are talking about it and if the news is positive or negative.

With this technology, gone are the days of staring at a Bloomberg terminal for the purpose of identifying trading opportunities. Computers essentially have mastered how to 'trade on the news'. This technology is virtually eliminating the need to pay someone to watch over your portfolio.

Sentiment based Wall Street

As of 2009, Wikipedia states that computers who are using events to trigger trades, accounted for 60% of all US stock market trading volume.' In 2017, this phenomenon has ballooned to 75% of all equity trades.

Wall Street's automated strategies have become so pervasive that we can say that the market is about to become fully robotized.

Automated 'trading on the news' brings about a new world of opportunities, where investors will get a better 'bang for their buck' without the need for a traditional Investment Advisor. All they will really need is a brokerage account and access to their favorite auto-trading tool.

Using Smart Auto-Trading is like having thousands of traders working for you to help you reach your financial goals.

Smart Auto-Trading actively trades which is different from passive investing. The robo is on the lookout working to maximize your potential every business day of the year. It trades on the news taking advantage of price changes and trends by listening into trader's communications and by validating this information with market data.

Smart Auto-Trading is one of the first robo-advisor to take advantage of Government grade listening technology, artificial intelligence, social media and market data natively.

Try Smart Auto-Trading today!

You can test Smart Auto-Trading in simulation mode, risk free, Stock Circles today.

Get started now - and see where active automated trading can take you.

Disclaimer: Past performance may not be indicative of future results. Therefore, you should assume that the future performance of any specific investment, investment strategy (including robo-strategies), or product made in reference directly or indirectly on this website, will be profitable or equal to corresponding indicated performance levels. Robot-Advisors like other investment methods rely on favorable market conditions to provide positive outcomes.

APACHE CORPORATION (APA) News

Apache Corporation (APA) Shares Bought by MML Investors Services LLC

MML Investors Services LLC raised its holdings in shares of Apache Corporation (NYSE:APA) by 15.6% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 25,326 shares of the energy company’s stock after acquiring an additional 3,416 shares during the quarter. MML Investors Services LLC’s holdings in Apache Corporation were worth $1,214,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

A number of other large investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in APA. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. grew its stake in Apache Corporation by 3.8% during the 1st quarter. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. now owns 1,089,569 shares of the energy company’s stock valued at $55,993,000 after acquiring an additional 39,733 shares in the last quarter. Tdam USA Inc. grew its stake in Apache Corporation by 2.0% during the 1st quarter. Tdam USA Inc. now owns 10,371 shares of the energy company’s stock valued at $533,000 after acquiring an additional 200 shares in the last quarter. Ardevora Asset Management LLP grew its stake in Apache Corporation by 6.4% during the 1st quarter. Ardevora Asset Management LLP now owns 348,300 shares of the energy company’s stock valued at $17,899,000 after acquiring an additional 21,100 shares in the last quarter. Villere ST Denis J & Co. LLC grew its stake in Apache Corporation by 0.7% during the 1st quarter. Villere ST Denis J & Co. LLC now owns 1,172,690 shares of the energy company’s stock valued at $60,264,000 after acquiring an additional 7,750 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Wedbush Securities Inc. grew its stake in Apache Corporation by 16.0% during the 1st quarter. Wedbush Securities Inc. now owns 11,396 shares of the energy company’s stock valued at $586,000 after acquiring an additional 1,573 shares in the last quarter. 95.00% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

Several equities analysts have weighed in on the company. Sanford C. Bernstein reaffirmed an “outperform” rating on shares of Apache Corporation in a research note on Thursday. J P Morgan Chase & Co cut Apache Corporation from a “neutral” rating to an “underweight” rating and lowered their target price for the company from $46.00 to $38.00 in a research note on Thursday, September 14th. Jefferies Group LLC set a $35.00 target price on Apache Corporation and gave the company a “sell” rating in a research note on Tuesday, August 29th. Royal Bank Of Canada set a $55.00 target price on Apache Corporation and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, August 24th. Finally, BidaskClub cut Apache Corporation from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, August 17th. Nine analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have given a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $53.16.

Shares of Apache Corporation (APA) opened at 43.57 on Friday. The firm’s market capitalization is $16.60 billion. Apache Corporation has a 12-month low of $38.14 and a 12-month high of $69.00. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $41.50 and a 200 day moving average price of $47.40.

Apache Corporation (NYSE:APA) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August 3rd. The energy company reported ($0.21) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.01 by ($0.22). The company had revenue of $1.38 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.41 billion. Apache Corporation had a negative net margin of 0.07% and a negative return on equity of 1.03%. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up .1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned ($0.26) earnings per share. Equities research analysts expect that Apache Corporation will post $0.03 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, November 22nd. Shareholders of record on Monday, October 23rd will be paid a $0.25 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Friday, October 20th. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.30%. Apache Corporation’s dividend payout ratio is -4,997.50%.

In other Apache Corporation news, Director George D. Lawrence acquired 900 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, August 11th. The stock was bought at an average cost of $42.49 per share, with a total value of $38,241.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now directly owns 38,445 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,633,528.05. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at this hyperlink. Also, Director John E. Lowe acquired 2,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, August 17th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $40.32 per share, with a total value of $80,640.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 12,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $483,840. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. Over the last 90 days, insiders acquired 5,500 shares of company stock valued at $235,094. Corporate insiders own 0.48% of the company’s stock.

Get Started today! - Risk Free

Investors who like APACHE CORPORATION (APA) also like

Most Talked About Stocks on Stock Circles

Stock Bubbles