Aptargroup Inc (NYSE:ATR) Move as Big Money’ Sentiment Improved to 1.15

June 29, 2018 - By Eric Painter

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“Big money sentiment for Aptargroup Inc (NYSE:ATR) in Q1 2018 increased to 1.15, SEC filings reveal. That’s up 0.08, from 2017Q4’s 1.07. 139 hedge funds started new or increased holdings, while 121 sold and trimmed equity positions in Aptargroup Inc so the sentiment is better. These funds own 55.09 million shares, that’s down from 55.52 million shares in 2017Q4. Funds holding Aptargroup Inc in top 10 changed to 7 from 5 for an increase of 2. 12 Investors Sold All; 109 Reduced Holdings; 94 increased holdings while 45 hedge funds bought holdings.

Largest Aptargroup Inc Shareholders

Fayerweather Charles owns 27,374 shares in Aptargroup Inc as of Q1 2018. Aptargroup Inc’s shareholder Mountain Pacific Investment Advisers Inc Id owns 369,450 shares as of Q1 2018. Puzo Michael J reported 88,967 shares. The Massachusetts-based fund Somerville Kurt F have invested about 3.38% of the institutional investor’s stock portfolio in Aptargroup Inc. The Massachusetts-based fund Kidder Stephen W holds 95,202 shares or 3.27% of their US long stock exposure.

AptarGroup, Inc. provides a range of packaging, dispensing, and sealing solutions, primarily for the beauty, personal care, home care, prescription drug, consumer health care, injectable, and food and beverage markets.The company has $5.85 billion market cap. The firm operates in three divisions: Beauty + Home, Pharma, and Food + Beverage.26.66 is the P/E ratio. The Beauty + Home segment primarily sells pumps, closures, aerosol valves, and accessories to the personal care and household markets; and pumps and decorative components to the beauty market.

Ticker’s shares touched $93.8 during the last trading session after 1.18% change.Currently AptarGroup, Inc. is uptrending after 11.80% change in last June 29, 2017. ATR has 89,871 shares volume. ATR underperformed by 0.77% the S&P 500.

On July, 26 WallStreet anticipated AptarGroup, Inc. (NYSE:ATR)’s earnings report, according to Faxor. Analysts predict $1.02 earnings per share. That’s $0.01 up or 0.99 % from 2017’s earnings of $1.01. If $1.02 is reported, ATR’s profit will hit $63.64 million for 22.99 P/E. After $0.99 earnings per share was published last quarter, analysts now see EPS growth of 3.03 % for AptarGroup, Inc..

Gofen Glossberg Ltd Com Il invested 0.12% in AptarGroup, Inc. (NYSE:ATR). Lord Abbett Lc has invested 0.22% in AptarGroup, Inc. (NYSE:ATR). Acadian Asset Limited Co owns 200,774 shs or 0.08% of their US capital. Financial Bank Of New York Mellon invested in 0.02% or 775,349 shs. Rmb Cap Mgmt Ltd stated it has 40,449 shs. Moneta Gp Invest Advsr Ltd Liability Corp reported 850 shs. Old Mutual Glob (Uk) Ltd holds 0% in AptarGroup, Inc. (NYSE:ATR) or 3,200 shs. Morgan Stanley invested in 282,133 shs. Hsbc Hldg Public Limited Co invested in 0.01% or 81,490 shs. Bessemer Gp accumulated 63,568 shs. State Of Alaska Department Of Revenue holds 5,010 shs. 25,689 were accumulated by Blair William And Il. 116,868 are owned by Howard Mgmt. Victory Cap Inc stated it has 0.38% in AptarGroup, Inc. (NYSE:ATR). Los Angeles Mgmt Equity Inc holds 0.18% or 355,734 shs in its capital.

AptarGroup, Inc. registered $27.35 million net activity with 0 buys and 11 sales since February 14, 2018. Another trade for 25,000 shs valued at $2.28 million was sold by HAGGE STEPHEN J. $4.66 million worth of stock was sold by HARRIS KING W on Tuesday, May 1. The insider Saint-Leger Ursula sold 66,493 shs worth $6.02 million. SMITH JOANNE C DR had sold 4,000 shs worth $363,808 on Friday, February 16. On Tuesday, June 26 Haffar Salim sold $977,225 worth of AptarGroup, Inc. (NYSE:ATR) or 10,514 shs.

AptarGroup, Inc. (NYSE:ATR) Ratings Coverage

In total 5 analysts cover AptarGroup (NYSE:ATR). “Buy” rating has 0, “Sell” are 0, while 5 are “Hold”. (NYSE:ATR) has 0 bullish analysts. 5 are the (NYSE:ATR)’s ratings reports on 29 Jun 2018 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. On Friday, April 27 the rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets with “Hold”. The stock rating was maintained by Wells Fargo with “Hold” on Wednesday, February 14. On Wednesday, February 14 Robert W. Baird maintained AptarGroup, Inc. (NYSE:ATR) rating. Robert W. Baird has “Hold” rating and $92.0 target. On Wednesday, June 20 the rating was initiated by UBS with “Hold”.

A couple more AptarGroup, Inc. (NYSE:ATR) news were posted by: Businesswire.com which released on June 21, 2018 “AptarGroup Releases Corporate Sustainability Report”, also Globenewswire.com on June 29, 2018 posted “Report: Developing Opportunities within Newfield Exploration, Heritage Insurance, AptarGroup, Alder …”, the next Businesswire.com is “Aptar Announces Leadership Appointments” on June 19, 2018. Benzinga.com has article titled “Benzinga’s Top Upgrades, Downgrades For June 20, 2018”.

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