Trading was light with 0 shares changing hands by the end of trading on Tuesday. Overall, volume was down 100.00% under the stocks normal daily volume.
The following firms have recently changed their position in SPLS. As of quarter end Next Financial Group, Inc had sold a total of 37 shares trimming its holdings by 19.8%. The value of the investment in Staples, Inc. went from $2,000 to $2,000,000 a change of 99,900.0% quarter to quarter. Vident Investment Advisory, LLC added to its investment by buying 4,673 shares an increase of 1.8%. Vident Investment Advisory, LLC now controls 265,448 shares with a value of $2,673,000. The value of the position overall is up by 16.9%.
Brookstone Capital Management downsized its holdings by selling 13,254 shares a decrease of 2.0% as of 06/30/2017. Brookstone Capital Management now holds 637,489 shares valued at $6,420,000. The total value of its holdings increased 12.5%. As of the end of the quarter Cantab Capital Partners Llp had disposed of 62,101 shares trimming its position 69.1%. The value of the total investment in Staples, Inc. increased from $788,000 to $280,000,000 increasing 35,433.0% since the last quarter.
The company is trading up by 0.10% percent from yesterday’s close. Staples, Inc. also recently announced a dividend that was paid on Thursday the 13th of July 2017. The dividend was $0.120 per share for the quarter or $0.48 annualized. The dividend yield was $4.69. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday the 21st of June 2017.
Shares of the company are trading at $10.25 marginally over $10.21, the stock’s 50 day moving average and slightly over the 200 day moving average of $9.58. The 50 day moving average was up $0.04 or +0.40% whereas the 200 day moving average was up $0.67 or +7.02%.
Staples, Inc. (Staples), launched on January 23, 1986, is a provider of products and services that serve the needs of business customers and consumers. The Company offers a range of print and marketing and technology services. The Business’s segments include North American Delivery, North American Retail and Other..