The performance this quarter is at -10.46% while the weekly performance is at 1.89%. LaFleur & Godfrey LLC's holdings in Church & Dwight Co. were worth $6,087,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.
Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of CHD. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.47 EPS. equities research analysts forecast that Church & Dwight will post 1.92 earnings per share for the current year. Dimensional Fund Advisors Lp now owns 919,905 shares worth $44,568,000.
Church & Dwight Co, Inc develops, manufactures and markets a range of household, personal care and specialty products. Stock repurchase plans are generally a sign that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued. Following the completion of the sale, the vice president now directly owns 4,458 shares in the company, valued at $223,657.86. Prudential PLC raised its position in Church & Dwight Co.by 44.4% in the first quarter. Prudential PLC now owns 9,100 shares of the company's stock valued at $839,000 after buying an additional 2,800 shares during the period. Its investment was worth $411,583,000 an increase of $192,493,000 as of the end of the quarter. (The) reaffirmed a "sell" rating on shares of Church & Dwight in a research note on Wednesday, October 4th. (NYSE:CHD) traded down 6.62% during trading on Thursday, hitting $44.12.
Over the past five trading sessions shares of Hope Bancorp, Inc. The most current P/E ratio is 26.27 and market capitalization is 11.41B. The last close places the company's stock about $8.64 off its 52 week high of $54.18 and $2.98 above the 52 week low of $42.56. Profit margins are at 12.30% while the operating margin stands at 19.00%.
Church & Dwight (NYSE:CHD) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 2nd. Huntington National Bank now owns 726,553 shares of the company's stock valued at $35,202,000 after acquiring an additional 21,739 shares in the last quarter. The firm had revenue of $967.90 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $937.20 million.
When it comes to earning per share the company is at 14.00% for the year with a projected 7.93% earning per share for the next year. In the last earnings report the EPS was $1.74 with 249.93M shares presently outstanding. Institutions are now holders of 82.50% of the shares. This represents a $0.71 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.61%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, November 14th.
A number of brokerages recently commented on CHD. Macquarie started coverage on Church & Dwight in a report on Friday, September 15th. Also, the Hold rating count is 5 as of 11/13/17. On October 16, 2017 KeyCorp maintained a "Hold" rating on the company. Equity analyst Jefferies Group LLC lowered the price target of the stock on November 3 cutting the projection from $63.00 to $58.00 and stated a "Buy" rating. The value of the investment in Church & Dwight Company decreased from $50,006,000 to $26,916,000 a change of $23,090,000 quarter over quarter.
November 6 investment analysts at BMO Capital Markets kept the company rating at "Hold" targeting a price of $45.00. The stock is performing -20.83% year to date. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $43.66 per share, with a total value of $50,034.36. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website. The shares were sold at an average price of $50.17, for a total transaction of $561,904.00.
In terms of performance, the stock has had a mixed year so far with the performance for the year at 3.13%. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Corporate insiders own 2.17% of the company's stock. Finally, Koch Industries Inc. acquired a new position in Church & Dwight in the second quarter valued at $271,000. They are one of the leading companies in the Cleaning Products in USA.