Gain Capital Holdings (NYSE:GCAP).
Dimensional Fund Advisors Lp says it sold 44,379 shares last quarter decreasing its holdings in Gain Capital Holdings by 2.0%. Its position was valued at $13,577,000 an increase of 0.5% according to the filing.
Here are a few institutional investors who have updated their positions. As of the end of the quarter California State Teachers Retirement System had disposed of 6,944 shares trimming its position 10.8%. The value in dollars decreased from $399,000 to $365,000 decreasing 8.5% quarter over quarter. AXA bolstered its investment by buying 20,200 shares an increase of 16.5% in the quarter. AXA currently owns 142,400 shares with a value of $910,000. The value of the position overall is up by 19.6%.
As of quarter end Weber Alan W had bought a total of 80,000 shares growing its stake by 25.4%. The value of the investment in GCAP went from $1,962,000 to $2,524,000 a change of 28.6% quarter to quarter.
October 6 investment analysts at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods held the company rating at “Hold” with a current price target of $7.00. On August 4 Jefferies Group LLC kept the stock rating at “Buy” projecting a price of $8.50.
The company is so far trading down from yesterday’s close of 7.26. The most current P/E ratio is 24.21 and the market cap is 325.46M. As of the last earnings report the EPS was $0.30 with 45.08M shares currently outstanding.
Short traders are feeling a little more bearish recently if you take into consideration the rise in short interest. The company had a rise in short interest of 5.33% between October 13, 2017 and October 31, 2017. Short shares increased from 3,986,975 to 4,199,500 over that period. Days to cover decreased from 29.0 to 8.0 and the percentage of shorted shares is 0.09% as of October 31.