National CineMedia (NCMI) : Columbia Partners L L C Investment Management scooped up 11,856 additional shares in National CineMedia during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on May 10, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 1,139,753 shares of National CineMedia which is valued at $15,705,796.National CineMedia makes up approximately 1.14% of Columbia Partners L L C Investment Management’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Aston Asset Management reduced its stake in NCMI by selling 419 shares or 0.88% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 46,945 shares of NCMI which is valued at $646,902. National CineMedia makes up approx 0.39% of Aston Asset Management’s portfolio.Nine Chapters Capital Management boosted its stake in NCMI in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 26,100 additional shares and now holds a total of 60,600 shares of National CineMedia which is valued at $835,068. National CineMedia makes up approx 0.07% of Nine Chapters Capital Management’s portfolio.First Dallas Securities reduced its stake in NCMI by selling 92 shares or 0.56% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 16,424 shares of NCMI which is valued at $230,757. National CineMedia makes up approx 0.19% of First Dallas Securities’s portfolio. Dupont Capital Management Corp sold out all of its stake in NCMI during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 49,522 shares of NCMI which is valued $703,212.
National CineMedia opened for trading at $13.86 and hit $13.98 on the upside on Monday, eventually ending the session at $13.91, with a gain of 0.94% or 0.13 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 1,65,440 shares. Company has a market cap of $868 M.
On the company’s financial health, National CineMedia reported $-0.5 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.46 based on the information available during the earnings call on May 4, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $-0.04. The company had revenue of $76.20 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $73.39 million. The company’s revenue was down -.9 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.01 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on National CineMedia. Shares were Reiterated by The Benchmark Company on May 6, 2016 to “Buy” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 18.76 from a previous price target of $19.77 .
National CineMedia Inc. (NCM Inc.) is a holding company that manages its consolidated subsidiary National CineMedia LLC (NCM LLC). NCM LLC operates the digital in-theatre media network in North America through which it sells in-theatre and online advertising and promotions. The Company’s advertising and entertainment pre-show called FirstLook lobby entertainment network (LEN) programming and Fathom Events are distributed across its digital content network (DCN) utilizing its digital content software (DCS). NCM Inc. has no business operations or material assets other than its cash and ownership interest of approximately 45.8% of the common membership units in NCM LLC as of January 1 2015. The Company also sells advertising programming on other forms of advertising and promotions in theatre lobbies and across its online network and a mobile app called Movie Night Out.