Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft MBH increased its position in Hershey Company (The) (NYSE:HSY) by 372.8% during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The Kraft Heinz comprises approximately 1.2% of Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft MBH's investment portfolio, making the stock its 10th largest position. Sei Investments Co. owned 0.28% of Boston Properties worth $52,599,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.
Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. Baillie Gifford & Co. boosted its stake in shares of Ctrip.com global by 4.1% in the first quarter. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 7,425 shares of the company's stock, valued at $202,776.75. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. increased its position in Westrock by 16.8% in the first quarter. The firm owned 58,762 shares of the company's stock after buying an additional 46,334 shares during the period. Wilbanks Smith & Thomas Asset Management LLC bought a new stake in Arconic during the first quarter worth approximately $228,000. Swiss National Bank now owns 2,201,163 shares of the company's stock valued at $199,888,000 after buying an additional 463,400 shares during the period. Finally, Beutel Goodman & Co Ltd. boosted its position in shares of Toronto Dominion Bank (The) by 4.0% in the first quarter. Mn Services Vermogensbeheer B.V. now owns 4,101 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock valued at $508,000 after buying an additional 112 shares during the last quarter. Tyers Asset Management LLC now owns 23,856 shares of the company's stock worth $1,700,000 after buying an additional 19,392 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 74.81% of the company's stock. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $59.49 and a 200-day moving average price of $54.65. The stock has a market capitalization of $14.17 billion, a P/E ratio of 18.03 and a beta of 0.66. Exelon Corporation has a 52 week low of $29.82 and a 52 week high of $38.78.
Hershey Company (The) (NYSE:HSY) last released its earnings results on Wednesday, July 26th. The bank reported $1.00 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.92 by $0.08. Exelon Corporation had a return on equity of 8.47% and a net margin of 5.41%. The firm had revenue of $8.47 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $8.72 billion. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.71 EPS. United Rentals's quarterly revenue was up 12.4% compared to the same quarter previous year.
The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, August 21st. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, July 6th. This represents a $1.78 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.54%. Exelon Corporation's payout ratio is now 68.59%.
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Several equities analysts recently commented on KHC shares. Deutsche Bank AG decreased their target price on shares of Hershey Company (The) from $117.00 to $114.00 and set a "hold" rating on the stock in a research report on Friday, April 28th. Barclays PLC reiterated an "overweight" rating and issued a $43.00 price target (up previously from $40.00) on shares of Exelon Corporation in a report on Sunday, April 23rd. They set a "buy" rating and a $102.00 price target for the company. UBS AG upgraded Exelon Corporation from a "neutral" rating to a "buy" rating and raised their price target for the company from $36.00 to $37.50 in a report on Monday, May 15th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating, five have given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the stock. United Rentals presently has an average rating of "Buy" and an average target price of $124.50. The stock was sold at an average price of $120.77, for a total transaction of $3,623,100.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now directly owns 497,557 shares in the company, valued at approximately $28,490,113.82. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink. Also, insider Denis P. O'brien sold 30,000 shares of the business's stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, July 31st. Reliance Trust Co. of DE now owns 1,835 shares of the construction company's stock valued at $207,000 after buying an additional 74 shares in the last quarter. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. 754,161 shares of the company's stock traded hands. The Company's Managed Care segment provides health plan coverage to individuals, through government subsidized programs, including Medicaid, the State Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), Long Term Care, Foster Care, dual-eligible individuals (Duals) and the Supplemental Security Income Program, also known as the Aged, Blind or Disabled Program (ABD), Medicare, and Health Insurance Marketplace. The Company is engaged in logistics real estate business.