Orange (NYSE:ORAN)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by analysts at Gabelli in a report released on Friday.

A number of other analysts have also recently weighed in on the stock. BidaskClub cut shares of Orange from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, September 13th. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Orange from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 22nd. Bank of America raised shares of Orange from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Monday, October 30th. Finally, BNP Paribas reaffirmed an “underperform” rating on shares of Orange in a research report on Tuesday, September 5th. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, one has issued a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $18.00.

Orange (ORAN) traded down $0.05 during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $16.82. The stock had a trading volume of 226,133 shares, compared to its average volume of 359,904. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.91, a current ratio of 0.74 and a quick ratio of 0.71. Orange has a 1-year low of $14.15 and a 1-year high of $17.63.

A number of large investors have recently bought and sold shares of ORAN. Cambiar Investors LLC lifted its position in shares of Orange by 4.5% during the third quarter. Cambiar Investors LLC now owns 7,897,545 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $129,678,000 after purchasing an additional 340,141 shares during the last quarter. Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. bought a new position in shares of Orange during the third quarter worth about $3,871,000. State of Tennessee Treasury Department bought a new position in shares of Orange during the second quarter worth about $3,180,000. JPMorgan Chase & Co. lifted its position in shares of Orange by 369.0% during the second quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 223,448 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $3,571,000 after purchasing an additional 175,807 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Pacer Advisors Inc. bought a new position in shares of Orange during the second quarter worth about $1,553,000. 1.19% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

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About Orange

Orange SA is a telecommunications operator. The Company also provides telecommunication services to multinational companies, under the brand Orange Business Services. The Company’s segments include France, Spain, Poland, Belgium and Luxembourg, Central European countries, Africa and Middle East, Enterprise, and International Carriers & Shared Services.

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