Shares last traded at $16.70 slightly over $12.57, the 50 day moving average and just a bit higher than the 200 day moving average of $14.66. The 50 day moving average was up by +32.83% whereas the 200 day moving average was up $2.04 or +13.89%. Trading was heavy with 36K shares changing hands by the end of trading on Thursday. Volume was up 2.25% over the stocks average daily volume.
Here are a few additional firms who have increased or decreased their stake in (AOI). As of the end of the quarter Tower Research Capital LLC (trc) had sold a total of 740 shares trimming its stake by 91.0%. The value of the company’s investment in Alliance One International, Inc decreased from $16,000 to $1,000 a change of 93.8% for the reporting period. As of quarter end Nomura Holdings Inc had acquired 5,887 shares growing its holdings by 11.9%. The value of the investment in (AOI) went from $952,000 to $713,000 decreasing 25.1% quarter to quarter.
Axar Capital Management L.p. downsized its stake by selling 117,809 shares a decrease of 12.5% from 12/31/2016 to 03/31/2017. Axar Capital Management L.p. now controls 821,577 shares with a value of $10,557,000. The total value of its holdings decreased 41.5%. As of quarter end Bank Of America Corp /de/ had bought 64 shares growing its position 0.0%. The value in dollars went from $4,859,000 to $3,253,000 a change of $1,606,000 quarter over quarter.
The company is now up by 5.03 percent from yesterday’s close.
Alliance One International, Inc., launched on October 19, 1994, is principally engaged in purchasing, processing, storing and selling leaf tobacco. The Company purchases tobacco primarily in the United States, Africa, Europe, South America and Asia for sale to customers primarily in the United States, Europe and Asia. The Business’s segments include North America and Other regions. The North America segment includes Wilson, N.C., Farmville, N.C. and Danville, VA in the United States. The Other regions segment includes South America, Africa, Europe and Asia. It operates in Venancio Aires, Brazil; Ararangua, Brazil, and El Carril, Argentina in South America. It operates in Lilongwe, Malawi; Morogoro, Tanzania, and Harare, Zimbabwe in Africa. It operates in Karlsruhe, Germany in Europe. It operates in Ngoro, Indonesia in Asia..