The fund owned 3,371 shares of the aerospace company's stock after buying an additional 130 shares during the period. Capstone Asset Management Co.'s holdings in Orbital ATK were worth $332,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.
Other firms have also shifted positions in (OA). Gilder Gagnon Howe & Co. Iridian Asset Management LLC CT increased its stake in shares of Orbital ATK by 46.0% in the first quarter. As of quarter end Elk Creek Partners, LLC had disposed of 4,152 shares trimming its stake by 8.9%. Stephens Inc. AR raised its position in Orbital ATK by 6.1% in the first quarter. Stephens Inc. AR now owns 1,253 shares of the aerospace company's stock worth $123,000 after buying an additional 72 shares in the last quarter. AMG National Trust Bank increased its position in Orbital ATK by 12.1% in the first quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 5,090,376 shares of the aerospace company's stock worth $498,857,000 after buying an additional 5,061,989 shares during the last quarter. LSV Asset Management increased its position in shares of Orbital ATK by 5,651.1% in the second quarter.
TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: "Orbital ATK, Inc". The value of the investment in OA increased from $1,438,000 to $1,981,000 a change of $543,000 since the last quarter. The firm owned 6,695 shares of the aerospace company's stock after selling 336 shares during the period.
According to Zacks, "Year to date shares of Orbital ATK have outperformed the Zacks categorized broader industry".
Orbital ATK (OA) opened at 106.58 on Friday. 71,319 shares of the company were exchanged. Orbital ATK Inc has recorded a 50-day average of $102.16 and a two hundred day average of $97.80.
Orbital ATK (NYSE:OA) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August 3rd. The aerospace company reported $1.56 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.45 by $0.11. The firm had revenue of $1.12 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.12 billion. Orbital ATK had a return on equity of 15.62% and a net margin of 6.11%. Orbital ATK's revenue was up 2.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter previous year, the firm earned $1.35 earnings per share. Equities research analysts forecast that Orbital ATK, Inc. will post $6.16 EPS for the current year.
TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: This article was posted by Markets Daily and is the property of of Markets Daily. If you are accessing this report on another site, it was illegally stolen and reposted in violation of United States and worldwide copyright and trademark legislation. Finally, FMR LLC boosted its position in shares of Orbital ATK by 4.0% in the first quarter.
OA has been the topic of several analyst reports. Cowen and Company reissued a "buy" rating on shares of Orbital ATK in a research note on Thursday, May 11th. BidaskClub lowered shares of Orbital ATK from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Monday, July 31st. Stifel Nicolaus reaffirmed a "buy" rating on shares of Orbital ATK in a research note on Friday, August 4th. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. Orbital ATK presently has a consensus rating of "Buy" and a consensus target price of $105.42. Orbital ATK now has a consensus rating of "Buy" and a consensus target price of $105.42.
In other news, VP Christine Ann Wolf sold 5,039 shares of Orbital ATK stock in a transaction on Wednesday, May 31st. The stock was sold at an average price of $101.60, for a total transaction of $40,640.00. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. Culbertson sold 2,002 shares of Orbital ATK stock in a transaction dated Friday, August 4th. The shares were sold at an average price of $105.89, for a total transaction of $211,991.78. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Over the last three months, insiders have sold 16,674 shares of company stock valued at $1,722,611.