OneAscent Financial Services LLC increased its holdings in Total Se (NYSE:TOT) by 13.4% in the 4th quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 12,935 shares of the oil and gas exploration company’s stock after purchasing an additional 1,532 shares during the period. OneAscent Financial Services LLC’s holdings in Total were worth $542,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in TOT. Marshall Wace LLP purchased a new stake in shares of Total during the 1st quarter worth about $169,000. RMR Wealth Builders bought a new position in shares of Total in the 2nd quarter valued at approximately $47,000. Schonfeld Strategic Advisors LLC acquired a new stake in Total in the 2nd quarter valued at approximately $7,692,000. Atria Investments LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Total during the 2nd quarter worth approximately $1,159,000. Finally, Gradient Investments LLC lifted its position in shares of Total by 16.5% during the 3rd quarter. Gradient Investments LLC now owns 16,253 shares of the oil and gas exploration company’s stock worth $557,000 after buying an additional 2,306 shares during the period. 5.29% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Shares of TOT stock opened at $45.59 on Thursday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.59, a current ratio of 1.31 and a quick ratio of 1.11. The company has a market capitalization of $120.96 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of -35.90, a PEG ratio of 5.56 and a beta of 0.68. The company’s fifty day moving average price is $44.17 and its 200-day moving average price is $38.79. Total Se has a one year low of $22.13 and a one year high of $54.86.

Total (NYSE:TOT) last released its quarterly earnings results on Friday, October 30th. The oil and gas exploration company reported $0.29 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.08 by $0.21. Total had a negative net margin of 1.75% and a positive return on equity of 7.12%. The firm had revenue of $33.14 billion during the quarter. Equities research analysts expect that Total Se will post 1.36 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

The company also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Monday, January 25th. Investors of record on Thursday, December 31st will be issued a dividend of $0.9583 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, December 30th. This is an increase from Total’s previous dividend of $0.71. This represents a yield of 8.8%. Total’s dividend payout ratio is 53.42%.

TOT has been the subject of a number of recent research reports. BidaskClub upgraded Total from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, January 7th. UBS Group cut Total from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Thursday, December 10th. Zacks Investment Research raised Total from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $33.00 price objective for the company in a research note on Wednesday, November 4th. Credit Suisse Group reaffirmed a “neutral” rating on shares of Total in a research note on Wednesday. Finally, Mizuho started coverage on Total in a research note on Tuesday. They issued a “neutral” rating and a $49.00 target price for the company. Seven investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and ten have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. Total has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $44.83.

Total Company Profile

TOTAL SE operates as an integrated oil and gas company worldwide. The company operates through four segments: Exploration & Production; Integrated Gas, Renewables & Power; Refining & Chemicals; and Marketing & Services. The Exploration & Production segment is involved in oil and natural gas exploration and production activities in approximately 50 countries.

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