Harley-Davidson Inc (NYSE:HOG).
Baird Financial Group, Inc. sold 3,872 shares during the last quarter decreasing its stake in Harley-Davidson Inc (HOG) by 4.8%. Its investment was valued at $3,688,000 a decrease of $654,000 as of quarter end.
Here are some institutional investors who have increased or decreased their stake in (HOG). As of quarter end First Mercantile Trust Co had sold a total of 400 shares trimming its position 10.5%. The value of the investment in (HOG) decreased from $205,000 to $164,000 a change of $41,000 for the reporting period. As of the end of the quarter Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS had acquired 870 shares growing its holdings by 6.7%. The value of the total investment in Harley-Davidson Inc went from $702,000 to $669,000 decreasing 4.7% quarter over quarter.
As of quarter end Raymond James & Associates had bought 12,312 shares growing its stake by 64.1%. The value of the investment in HOG went from $14,000 to $1,519,000 a change of 10,750.0% quarter to quarter.
Equity analyst Stifel Nicolaus raised the price target on October 18 changing the price objective from $48.00 to $49.00 and issued a “Hold” rating.
On October 15, 2017 Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) reiterated a “Hold” rating on the company. On October 13 BMO Capital Markets maintained a company rating of “Buy” targeting a price of $56.00.
October 10 investment analysts at Stifel Nicolaus kept the company rating at “Buy” projecting a price of $48.00. On October 8 analysts at Wedbush issued a report on HOG with a rating of “Hold” and a price target of $45.00.
The company is trading up from yesterday’s close of 46.93. Harley-Davidson Inc’s P/E ratio is 14.72 and the market cap of the company is 7.91B. In the latest earnings report the EPS was $3.19 with 168.30M shares currently outstanding.
Investors are more bearish on shares of the company recently if you take note of the change in short interest. The firm had a rise in short interest of 9.85% as of the latest report on October 31, 2017. Short shares grew 2,450,118 over that period. The short-interest ratio decreased to 8.0 and the percentage of shorted shares was 0.16% on October 31.