American International Group Inc. cut its stake in shares of The Hain Celestial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAIN) by 0.2% during the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 199,305 shares of the company’s stock after selling 389 shares during the period. American International Group Inc. owned approximately 0.19% of The Hain Celestial Group worth $7,091,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.
Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Essex Investment Management Co. LLC increased its stake in The Hain Celestial Group by 24.5% in the second quarter. Essex Investment Management Co. LLC now owns 25,524 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,270,000 after buying an additional 5,016 shares in the last quarter. First Midwest Bank Trust Division purchased a new stake in The Hain Celestial Group during the second quarter worth $239,000. Retirement Systems of Alabama increased its stake in The Hain Celestial Group by 15.3% in the second quarter. Retirement Systems of Alabama now owns 451,044 shares of the company’s stock worth $22,439,000 after buying an additional 60,000 shares in the last quarter. PGGM Investments increased its stake in The Hain Celestial Group by 230.2% in the second quarter. PGGM Investments now owns 695,589 shares of the company’s stock worth $34,606,000 after buying an additional 484,923 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Stoneridge Investment Partners LLC purchased a new stake in The Hain Celestial Group during the second quarter worth $1,118,000. 84.47% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.
The Hain Celestial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAIN) traded up 0.78% during midday trading on Wednesday, reaching $40.19. The company had a trading volume of 229,476 shares. The company has a 50-day moving average of $39.37 and a 200-day moving average of $41.15. The stock has a market capitalization of $4.16 billion, a PE ratio of 20.12 and a beta of 0.97. The Hain Celestial Group, Inc. has a 12-month low of $33.12 and a 12-month high of $56.99.
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A number of research firms have issued reports on HAIN. Susquehanna began coverage on The Hain Celestial Group in a report on Monday, October 24th. They set a “positive” rating and a $45.00 price target on the stock. Bank of America Corporation upgraded The Hain Celestial Group from an “underperform” rating to a “neutral” rating and set a $41.00 price target on the stock in a report on Friday, November 18th. Jefferies Group restated a “buy” rating and set a $50.00 price target on shares of The Hain Celestial Group in a report on Friday, September 23rd. Zacks Investment Research upgraded The Hain Celestial Group from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, November 22nd. Finally, SunTrust Banks, Inc. restated a “hold” rating on shares of The Hain Celestial Group in a report on Sunday, November 20th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, thirteen have assigned a hold rating and nine have issued a buy rating to the stock. The Hain Celestial Group currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $45.92.
The Hain Celestial Group Company Profile
The Hain Celestial Group, Inc manufactures, markets, distributes and sells organic and natural products under brand names, which are sold as better-for-you products. The Company operates in five segments: the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, Europe and Hain Pure Protein. The Company’s brands include Almond Dream, Arrowhead Mills, BluePrint, Celestial Seasonings, Cully & Sully, Danival, DeBoles, Earth’s Best, Ella’s Kitchen, Europe’s Best, Farmhouse Fare, Frank Cooper’s, Gale’s, Garden of Eatin’, GG UniqueFiber, Hartley’s, Health Valley, Imagine, Johnson’s Juice Co, Lima, Linda McCartney, MaraNatha, New Covent Garden Soup Co, Rice Dream, Robertson’s, Rudi’s Organic Bakery, Rudi’s Gluten-Free Bakery, Sensible Portions, Spectrum, Spectrum Essentials and Soy Dream, among others.
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