Orbital Atk Inc. (NYSE:OA).
Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS increased its ownership in Orbital Atk Inc. shares by 92,918 shares as of the end of the last quarter. Its stake was worth $13,495,000 an increase of 1,529.8% according to the filing.
Several firms have updated their holdings. As of quarter end Baird Financial Group, Inc. had sold a total of 62,039 shares trimming its holdings by 77.0%. The value of the investment in OA decreased from $7,929,000 to $2,473,000 a change of 68.8% quarter over quarter. As of the end of the quarter Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS had acquired 92,918 shares growing its stake by 1,103.1%. The value of the investment in Orbital Atk Inc. went from $828,000 to $13,495,000 a change of $12,667,000 quarter to quarter.
As of the end of the quarter Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS had bought 92,918 shares growing its position 1,103.1%. The value of the investment in (OA) increased from $828,000 to $13,495,000 increasing 1,529.8% since the last quarter. Raymond James & Associates cut its holdings by selling 8,790 shares a decrease of 28.4%. Raymond James & Associates currently owns 22,194 shares with a value of $2,955,000. The value of the position overall is down by 3.1%.
Omers Administration Corp expanded its stake by buying 36,700 shares an increase of 271.9% in the quarter. Omers Administration Corp controls 50,200 shares valued at $6,685,000. The total value of its holdings increased 403.4%.
In the market the company is trading up from yesterday’s close of 132.46. The most current P/E ratio is 24.44 and the market value is 7.64B. In the last earnings report the EPS was $5.42 with 57.69M shares now outstanding.
Investors are feeling more bearish on shares of Orbital Atk Inc. of late as indicated by the motion in short interest. The stock experienced a rise in short interest of 7.64% between September 29, 2017 and October 13, 2017. Short shares increased from 867,742 to 934,054 over that period. The days to cover increased to 1.0 and the percentage of shorted shares was 0.02% on October 13.