Milacron Holdings Corp. (NYSE:MCRN) CFO Bruce A. Chalmers sold 8,600 shares of Milacron stock in a transaction on Tuesday, December 5th. The shares were sold at an average price of $18.18, for a total value of $156,348.00. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink.

Shares of Milacron Holdings Corp. (MCRN) traded down $0.03 during trading hours on Wednesday, hitting $18.11. The stock had a trading volume of 816,100 shares, compared to its average volume of 510,412. Milacron Holdings Corp. has a twelve month low of $15.09 and a twelve month high of $19.57. The stock has a market cap of $1,259.21, a P/E ratio of 10.73, a PEG ratio of 1.32 and a beta of 0.94. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of -5.41, a current ratio of 2.39 and a quick ratio of 1.31.

Milacron (NYSE:MCRN) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October 26th. The industrial products company reported $0.44 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.42 by $0.02. Milacron had a negative return on equity of 56.93% and a negative net margin of 0.09%. The business had revenue of $314.70 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $301.13 million. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.36 EPS. The business’s revenue was up 7.7% compared to the same quarter last year. sell-side analysts forecast that Milacron Holdings Corp. will post 1.62 EPS for the current fiscal year.

A number of brokerages have recently issued reports on MCRN. KeyCorp reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $21.00 price target on shares of Milacron in a report on Friday, October 20th. BidaskClub upgraded Milacron from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, October 13th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Milacron from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, October 11th. Robert W. Baird reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $23.00 price target on shares of Milacron in a report on Wednesday, October 4th. Finally, TheStreet upgraded Milacron from a “d+” rating to a “c” rating in a report on Wednesday, August 9th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $21.67.

Several institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P. boosted its position in shares of Milacron by 6.0% in the 2nd quarter. Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P. now owns 6,676 shares of the industrial products company’s stock worth $117,000 after purchasing an additional 379 shares in the last quarter. Pitcairn Co. boosted its position in shares of Milacron by 3.5% in the 2nd quarter. Pitcairn Co. now owns 13,292 shares of the industrial products company’s stock worth $234,000 after purchasing an additional 452 shares in the last quarter. Victory Capital Management Inc. boosted its position in shares of Milacron by 17.6% in the 2nd quarter. Victory Capital Management Inc. now owns 6,678 shares of the industrial products company’s stock worth $117,000 after purchasing an additional 1,000 shares in the last quarter. Stifel Financial Corp boosted its position in shares of Milacron by 3.3% in the 2nd quarter. Stifel Financial Corp now owns 75,418 shares of the industrial products company’s stock worth $1,326,000 after purchasing an additional 2,404 shares in the last quarter. Finally, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA boosted its position in shares of Milacron by 765.3% in the 2nd quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA now owns 5,754 shares of the industrial products company’s stock worth $101,000 after purchasing an additional 5,089 shares in the last quarter. 99.73% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

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Milacron Company Profile

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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