Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC reports that it bought 16,592,308 shares during the last quarter increasing its holdings in Hewlett Packard Enterprise Comp by 32.7%. Following the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 865,021 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $15,051,365.40. Its investment stood at $1,117,081,000 a decrease of $85,512,000 as of quarter end. Accern also gave news headlines about the technology company an impact score of 0 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. Buckingham Asset Management LLC increased its position in shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise by 0.5% in the first quarter. Poplar Forest Capital LLC claims 2,777,681 shares valued at $46,082,000. First National Bank & Trust Co. of Newtown increased its position in shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise by 0.3% in the first quarter. BLB&B Advisors LLC purchased a new position in shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise during the first quarter worth approximately $247,000. After posting $0.25 EPS for the previous quarter, Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co's analysts now forecast 4.00 % EPS growth. Spirit of America Management Corp NY now owns 14,300 shares of the technology company's stock valued at $339,000 after buying an additional 3,300 shares during the period. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 80.31% of the company's stock. Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (NYSE:HPE), at its latest closing price of $17.64, it has a price-to-book ratio of 1.00, compared to an industry average at 3.04. The company had a trading volume of 8,880,597 shares. While the company's share hit the 52 week high on 05/16/17 stationing the value of $19.16. During the day, the stock price traveled from $17.07 to $17.6. Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co (NYSE:HPE) has risen 56.74% since August 11, 2016 and is uptrending. The dividend will be $0.065 per share for the quarter or $0.26 annualized. Hewlett Packard Enterprise had a net margin of 4.85% and a return on equity of 9.80%. The company had revenue of $9.90 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $9.75 billion.
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Shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (NYSE:HPE) remained flat at 0.06% in morning trade Wednesday.
The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, October 4th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, September 13th will be paid a $0.065 dividend. This dividend amount will represent a yeild of $1.47. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, September 12th. Hewlett Packard Enterprise's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 20.16%.
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Several equities research analysts recently issued reports on the stock. It has been assigned a low target price of $15 and a high target price of $19. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Wednesday, July 12th. Fulton Bank N.A. raised its stake in shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise by 6.7% in the first quarter. Hewlett Packard Enterprise has $29 highest and $13 lowest target. Bernstein initiated the shares of HPE in report on Tuesday, November 3 with "Market Perform" rating. Hewlett Packard Enterprise now has an average rating of "Hold" and an average price target of $21.87.
In other Hewlett Packard Enterprise news, CEO Margaret C. Whitman sold 251,268 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction dated Friday, August 4th. The shares were sold at an average price of $17.82, for a total value of $6,943,883.76. The number of shares now owned by investors are 227.45 mln. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Also, CEO Margaret C. Whitman sold 389,668 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, July 26th. The shares were sold at an average price of $18.90, for a total transaction of $384,501.60. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. News about a company's financial status, products, or plans, whether positive or negative, will typically result in a temporary increase in the trade volume of its stock.