Thrivent Financial for Lutherans lessened its position in shares of ANI Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:ANIP) by 7.9% during the 4th quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 5,851 shares of the specialty pharmaceutical company’s stock after selling 500 shares during the quarter. Thrivent Financial for Lutherans’ holdings in ANI Pharmaceuticals were worth $263,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.
Other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. South Dakota Investment Council purchased a new stake in shares of ANI Pharmaceuticals in the fourth quarter worth about $45,000. Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan purchased a new stake in shares of ANI Pharmaceuticals in the fourth quarter worth about $115,000. Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY raised its holdings in ANI Pharmaceuticals by 324.2% in the 4th quarter. Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY now owns 2,872 shares of the specialty pharmaceutical company’s stock worth $129,000 after purchasing an additional 2,195 shares during the period. Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund acquired a new position in ANI Pharmaceuticals in the 4th quarter worth about $142,000. Finally, Paloma Partners Management Co acquired a new position in ANI Pharmaceuticals in the 3rd quarter worth about $239,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 59.75% of the company’s stock.
In other ANI Pharmaceuticals news, insider Arthur Przybyl sold 27,625 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, March 19th. The stock was sold at an average price of $63.53, for a total transaction of $1,755,016.25. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink. Also, SVP Robert W. Schrepfer sold 4,651 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, March 13th. The shares were sold at an average price of $64.43, for a total value of $299,663.93. Following the transaction, the senior vice president now directly owns 53,484 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $3,445,974.12. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. 33.10% of the stock is owned by corporate insiders.
NASDAQ ANIP opened at $68.60 on Wednesday. The stock has a market capitalization of $811.20 million, a P/E ratio of 14.88 and a beta of 2.42. ANI Pharmaceuticals Inc has a twelve month low of $36.92 and a twelve month high of $72.81. The company has a quick ratio of 0.68, a current ratio of 0.92 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.34.
ANI Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ANIP) last released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, February 27th. The specialty pharmaceutical company reported $1.32 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.24 by $0.08. The company had revenue of $57.12 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $53.48 million. ANI Pharmaceuticals had a return on equity of 28.84% and a net margin of 7.69%. ANI Pharmaceuticals’s quarterly revenue was up 20.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $1.08 EPS. As a group, equities research analysts expect that ANI Pharmaceuticals Inc will post 5.97 EPS for the current year.
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ANI Pharmaceuticals Profile
ANI Pharmaceuticals, Inc, a specialty pharmaceutical company, develops, manufactures, and markets branded and generic prescription pharmaceuticals in the United States and Canada. It focuses on producing controlled substances, oncolytics (anti-cancers), hormones and steroids, and other formulations. The company manufactures oral solid dose products; semi-solids, liquids, and topicals; controlled substances; and potent products, as well as performs contract manufacturing for other pharmaceutical companies.
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