Milacron Holdings Corp. (NYSE:MCRN) major shareholder Ccmp Capital, Lp sold 7,545,124 shares of the stock in a transaction on Tuesday, August 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of $16.71, for a total value of $126,079,022.04. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through this hyperlink. Major shareholders that own more than 10% of a company’s shares are required to disclose their transactions with the SEC.

Shares of Milacron Holdings Corp. (NYSE MCRN) traded down 1.45% on Tuesday, hitting $15.61. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 363,692 shares. Milacron Holdings Corp. has a 52 week low of $12.43 and a 52 week high of $19.57. The stock’s 50 day moving average is $17.98 and its 200-day moving average is $17.94. The company’s market cap is $1.08 billion.

Milacron Holdings Corp. (NYSE:MCRN) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 27th. The industrial products company reported $0.46 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.41 by $0.05. Milacron Holdings Corp. had a negative net margin of 0.57% and a negative return on equity of 53.40%. The firm had revenue of $309.20 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $308.25 million. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.41 EPS. The company’s quarterly revenue was up .4% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, equities research analysts anticipate that Milacron Holdings Corp. will post $1.62 earnings per share for the current year.

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Institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. State Street Corp boosted its position in Milacron Holdings Corp. by 2.6% in the fourth quarter. State Street Corp now owns 222,615 shares of the industrial products company’s stock valued at $4,144,000 after buying an additional 5,599 shares during the last quarter. Quotient Investors LLC purchased a new position in Milacron Holdings Corp. during the first quarter valued at $367,000. Nationwide Fund Advisors boosted its position in Milacron Holdings Corp. by 42.7% in the first quarter. Nationwide Fund Advisors now owns 154,957 shares of the industrial products company’s stock valued at $2,884,000 after buying an additional 46,398 shares during the last quarter. Russell Investments Group Ltd. boosted its position in Milacron Holdings Corp. by 22.8% in the first quarter. Russell Investments Group Ltd. now owns 1,011,064 shares of the industrial products company’s stock valued at $18,809,000 after buying an additional 187,512 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Wells Fargo & Company MN boosted its position in Milacron Holdings Corp. by 1.0% in the first quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 1,004,593 shares of the industrial products company’s stock valued at $18,695,000 after buying an additional 9,894 shares during the last quarter.

A number of brokerages have weighed in on MCRN. BidaskClub lowered Milacron Holdings Corp. from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on Monday. TheStreet raised Milacron Holdings Corp. from a “d+” rating to a “c” rating in a research note on Wednesday, August 9th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research lowered Milacron Holdings Corp. from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, August 2nd. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has given a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $21.33.

About Milacron Holdings Corp.

Milacron Holdings Corp. is engaged in the manufacture, distribution, and service of engineered and customized systems used in the plastic technology and processing industry. The Company operates through three segments: Advanced Plastic Processing Technologies (APPT), Melt Delivery and Control Systems (MDCS), and Fluid Technologies.

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