Trading was light with 0 shares changing hands in the last trading session. Trading volume was down 100.00% under the stocks average daily volume.
The following firms have recently changed their position in LUX. William Blair Investment Management, LLC trimmed its position by shedding 4,879 shares a decrease of 8.1%. William Blair Investment Management, LLC currently owns 55,352 shares worth $3,226,000. The total value of its holdings decreased 2.7%. Eqis Capital Management, Inc. expanded its ownership by buying 1,822 shares an increase of 18.5% as of 09/30/2017. Eqis Capital Management, Inc. controls 11,682 shares valued at $651,000. The value of the position overall is up by 13.2%.
Fisher Asset Management, LLC divested its stake by shedding 3,221 shares a decrease of 0.4% in the quarter. Fisher Asset Management, LLC now holds 815,270 shares with a value of $45,579,000. The value of the position overall is down by 3.6%. Douglas Lane & Associates, LLC cut its investment by shedding 14,437 shares a decrease of 47.9% from 06/30/2017 to 09/30/2017. Douglas Lane & Associates, LLC now controls 15,690 shares worth $877,000. The total value of its holdings decreased 49.6%.
The company is trading up from yesterday’s close of $60.90. The stock last traded at $60.90 which is just over $56.77, the 50 day moving average and a bit higher than the 200 day moving average of $57.91. The 50 day moving average was up $4.13 or +7.28% whereas the 200 day moving average was up $2.99 or +5.17%.
Luxottica Group S.p.A., incorporated in 1981, is a holding company. The Company is involved in design, manufacture and distribution of fashion, luxury, sport and performance eyewear. The Business’s product design, development and manufacturing take place in over six production facilities in Italy, three factories in China, one production facility in Brazil and one production facility in the United States for sports and performance eyewear. The Company operates through two segments: manufacturing and wholesale distribution, and retail distribution. Through its manufacturing and wholesale distribution operations, the Company is involved in the design, manufacturing, wholesale distribution and marketing of brands and designer lines of prescription frames and sunglasses, as well as of performance optics products. Through its retail operations, the Company owns and operates approximately 6,590 retail locations around the world and franchises an additional over 780 locations through its subsidiaries, Luxottica Retail North America, Inc., Sunglass Hut Trading, LLC, OPSM Group Limited, Oakley, Inc. (Oakley) and Multiopticas Internacional S.L. It operates its retail segment through its retail brands, which include LensCrafters, Sunglass Hut, Pearle Vision, ILORI, The Optical Shop of Aspen, GMO, OPSM, Laubman & Pank, Oakley O Stores and Vaults, David Clulow, and its retail licensed brands, Sears Optical and Target Optical..