Schroder Investment Management Group increased its position in Hasbro by 44.3% during the 3rd quarter. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC website. The stock has PEG of 2.64. Victory Capital Management Inc. boosted its stake in Hasbro by 160.5% during the fourth quarter. (NASDAQ:HAS) latest ratings and price target changes. SeaCrest Wealth Management LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Hasbro in the fourth quarter worth about $131,000. Capital World Investors now owns 4,893,373 shares of the company's stock valued at $388,191,000 after buying an additional 1,371,500 shares during the last quarter. Renaissance Technologies LLC lifted its stake in shares of Hasbro by 517.6% in the fourth quarter. The company is estimating to achieve earnings per share (EPS) growth of -11.20% in this year and the earnings per share (EPS) growth expected to be 8.26% in the next year. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 308,707 shares of the company's stock worth $29,946,000 after purchasing an additional 17,493 shares in the last quarter. Ameriprise Financial Inc. now owns 1,440,532 shares of the company's stock valued at $140,539,000 after buying an additional 403,580 shares in the last quarter.
Several other institutional investors have also recently modified their holdings of the company.
The highest price HAS stock touched in the last 12 month was $116.2 and the lowest price it hit in the same period was $83.4. The company's market cap is $10.97 Billion, and the average volume is 1.65 Million. Stock's distance from 52 week High is -24.85% and the distance from 52 week Low is 4.71%.
The company P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 15.86 and Forward P/E ratio is 15.38. Northern Trust Corp now owns 2,089,422 shares of the company's stock valued at $165,753,000 after buying an additional 80,219 shares during the last quarter.
Hasbro (NASDAQ:HAS) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, February 7th.
The company reported $1.64 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.27 by $0.37.
Hasbro Inc. (HAS) has a Return on Assets of 7.8 percent, Return on Investment of 19.5 percent and a Return on Equity of 21.2 percent. The firm had revenue of $1.60 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.72 billion.
12 analysts on average are expecting the company to report revenue of $961.59 Million for the current quarter.
The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, May 15th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, May 1st will be given a dividend of $0.63 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, April 30th.
On 5/18/2017 NASDAQ:HAS - Hasbro announced a quarterly dividend of $0.57 2.26% with an ex dividend date of 7/28/2017 which will be payable on 8/15/2017. This represents a $2.28 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.42%. Hasbro's payout ratio is now 73.08%.
On 2/26/2018 Barbara Finigan, EVP, sold 20,408 with an average share price of $98.23 per share and the total transaction amounting to $2,004,677.84. The shares were sold at an average price of $97.19, for a total transaction of $384,386.45. (NASDAQ:HAS) shares. On Friday, February 23 Frascotti John sold $4.62 million worth of Hasbro, Inc. The price-to-book ratio (P/B Ratio) is a ratio used to compare a stock's market value to its book value. Following the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 101,134 shares in the company, valued at $9,806,963.98. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 2,395,857 shares of the company's stock valued at $190,062,000 after buying an additional 256,025 shares during the last quarter.
A number of equities analysts recently issued reports on HAS shares. TheStreet downgraded shares of Hasbro from a "b-" rating to a "c+" rating in a report on Friday, April 6th.
Today, SunTrust Banks reiterated its Hold rating on NASDAQ:HAS - Hasbro (NASDAQ:HAS) with a price target of $90.00. BidaskClub raised Hasbro from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Thursday, February 8th.
According to the Recommendation Trends of the stock polled by Finviz, the company has a consensus recommendation of 2.2 out of the scale from 1 to 5 where 1 stands for Buy and 5 means Sell. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus on Monday, October 16 with "Hold".
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