Silgan Holdings (NASDAQ:SLGN).
Cardinal Capital Management LLC /ct says it bought 50,316 shares in quarter ending 09/30/2017 increasing its holdings in Silgan Holdings by 2.0%. Its stake stood at $73,737,000 a decrease of $4,288,000 as of quarter end.
Here are some institutional investors who have increased or decreased their stake in (SLGN). Dimensional Fund Advisors Lp grew its position by buying 81,201 shares an increase of 5.0% as of 09/30/2017. Dimensional Fund Advisors Lp now holds 1,716,471 shares valued at $50,515,000. The value of the position overall is down by 2.8%. As of the end of the quarter Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS had disposed of 163 shares trimming its stake by 1.5%. The value of the investment in Silgan Holdings decreased from $348,000 to $317,000 decreasing 8.9% since the last quarter.
As of quarter end Eagle Boston Investment Management Inc had bought a total of 4,363 shares growing its holdings by 2.0%. The value of the investment in (SLGN) went from $6,928,000 to $6,595,000 a change of $333,000 for the reporting period.
On October 29, 2017 KeyCorp kept a “Hold” rating on the company. October 27 investment analysts at Robert W. Baird kept the stock rating at “Hold” with a current price target of $32.00.
October 12 investment analysts at KeyCorp reiterated a “Hold” rating on the stock. On October 9 analysts at Royal Bank Of Canada updated its forecast on SLGN with a rating of “Sector Perform”.
On September 18 BMO Capital Markets maintained a company rating of “Buy” projecting a price of $34.00. August 25 investment analysts at KeyCorp maintained a “Hold” rating on the company.
The company is trading down from yesterday’s close of 28.59. The company currently has a P/E ratio of 21.56 and the market cap of the company is 3.12B. As of the latest earnings report the EPS was $1.31 with 110.37M shares currently outstanding.
Traders are feeling more bullish on shares of the company lately if you take into consideration the change in short interest. The stock experienced a fall in short interest between September 29, 2017 and October 13, 2017 of -11.09%. Short shares decreased 328,092 over that timeframe. The short-interest ratio decreased to 5.0 and the percentage of shorted shares is 0.02% as of October 13.