Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc. increased its position in Harley-Davidson Inc (NYSE:HOG) by 0.4% during the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 931,719 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 3,729 shares during the period. Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc. owned about 0.53% of Harley-Davidson worth $ 56,369,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.
Other institutional investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V. increased its stake in Harley-Davidson by 155.5% in the fourth quarter. NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V. now owns 3,045 shares of the company’s stock worth $ 178,000 after buying an additional 1,853 shares in the last quarter. Independent Advisor Alliance increased its stake in Harley-Davidson by 491.5% in the first quarter. Independent Advisor Alliance now owns 3,336 shares of the company’s stock worth $ 200,000 after buying an additional 2,772 shares in the last quarter. Stokes & Hubbell Capital Management LLC purchased a new stake in Harley-Davidson during the first quarter worth $ 201,000. Cpcm LLC purchased a new stake in Harley-Davidson during the fourth quarter worth $ 203,000. Finally, Putnam Investments LLC purchased a new stake in Harley-Davidson during the fourth quarter worth $ 204,000. 89.54% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.
Harley-Davidson Inc (NYSE HOG) traded up 1.2999% on Tuesday, reaching $ 53.0001. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 1,037,524 shares. Harley-Davidson Inc has a 52-week low of $ 41.63 and a 52-week high of $ 63.40. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is $ 55.99 and its 200 day moving average price is $ 58.32. The firm has a market cap of $ 9.33 billion, a PE ratio of 15.1127 and a beta of 0.88.
Harley-Davidson (NYSE:HOG) last released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, April 18th. The company reported $ 1.05 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $ 1.02 by $ 0.03. Harley-Davidson had a return on equity of 35.38% and a net margin of 13.13%. The firm had revenue of $ 1.33 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $ 1.35 billion. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $ 1.36 EPS. The company’s revenue was down 15.7% compared to the same quarter last year. Equities research analysts expect that Harley-Davidson Inc will post $ 3.75 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, June 9th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, May 25th will be issued a $ 0.365 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, May 23rd. This represents a $ 1.46 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.79%. Harley-Davidson’s payout ratio is currently 38.22%.
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A number of equities research analysts have recently weighed in on the company. Royal Bank of Canada set a $ 58.00 target price on Harley-Davidson and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, February 1st. Citigroup Inc dropped their target price on Harley-Davidson from $ 73.00 to $ 68.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a report on Monday, March 6th. Argus reissued a “hold” rating on shares of Harley-Davidson in a report on Friday, February 3rd. Barclays PLC reissued an “underweight” rating and set a $ 53.00 target price (up previously from $ 45.00) on shares of Harley-Davidson in a report on Wednesday, February 1st. Finally, Tigress Financial reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Harley-Davidson in a report on Thursday, April 20th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seventeen have given a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $ 56.12.
Harley-Davidson, Inc is the parent company for the groups of companies doing business as Harley-Davidson Motor Company (HDMC) and Harley-Davidson Financial Services (HDFS). The Company operates in two segments: the Motorcycles & Related Products (Motorcycles) and the Financial Services. The Motorcycles segment consists of HDMC, which designs, manufactures and sells at wholesale on-road Harley-Davidson motorcycles, as well as motorcycle parts, accessories, general merchandise and related services.
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