Hain Celestial Group Inc (HAIN) : Simplex Trading scooped up 24,952 additional shares in Hain Celestial Group Inc during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Oct 7, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 30,428 shares of Hain Celestial Group Inc which is valued at $1,065,893.Hain Celestial Group Inc makes up approximately 0.14% of Simplex Trading’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Central Bank Trust Co sold out all of its stake in HAIN during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 7,906 shares of HAIN which is valued $276,947.Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa reduced its stake in HAIN by selling 31,438 shares or 76.79% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 9,503 shares of HAIN which is valued at $336,786. Telemus Capital sold out all of its stake in HAIN during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 21,687 shares of HAIN which is valued $768,587. West Oak Capital added HAIN to its portfolio by purchasing 64 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $2,268.Washington Trust Bank boosted its stake in HAIN in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 21 additional shares and now holds a total of 110 shares of Hain Celestial Group Inc which is valued at $3,898.
Hain Celestial Group Inc opened for trading at $34.96 and hit $35.045 on the upside on Friday, eventually ending the session at $35.03, with a gain of 0.43% or 0.15 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 11,25,553 shares. Company has a market cap of $3,624 M.
On the company’s financial health, Hain Celestial Group Inc reported $0.49 EPS for the quarter, based on the information available during the earnings call on May 4, 2016. Analyst had a consensus estimate of $0.49. The company had revenue of $749.86 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $733.54 million. The company’s revenue was up 13.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.45 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Hain Celestial Group Inc. Shares were Downgraded by Piper Jaffray on Aug 16, 2016 to ” Underweight” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 35 from a previous price target of $43 .Shares were Downgraded by Wedbush on Aug 16, 2016 to ” Neutral” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 37 from a previous price target of $51 .Hain Celestial Group Inc was Downgraded by Atlantic Equities to ” Underweight” on Aug 16, 2016.
The Hain Celestial Group Inc. manufactures markets distributes and sells organic and natural products under brand names which are sold as better-for-you products. The Company operates in five segments: the United States the United Kingdom Canada Europe and Hain Pure Protein. The Company’s brands include Almond Dream Arrowhead Mills BluePrint Celestial Seasonings Cully & Sully Danival DeBoles Earth’s Best Ella’s Kitchen Europe’s Best Farmhouse Fare Frank Cooper’s Gale’s Garden of Eatin’ GG UniqueFiber Hartley’s Health Valley Imagine Johnson’s Juice Co. Lima Linda McCartney MaraNatha New Covent Garden Soup Co. Rice Dream Robertson’s Rudi’s Organic Bakery Rudi’s Gluten-Free Bakery Sensible Portions Spectrum Spectrum Essentials and Soy Dream among others. Its markets its personal care products under the Alba Botanica Avalon Organics Earth’s Best JASON and Queen Helene brands. In addition it offers the Joya and Happy brands.