Sapience Investments LLC grew its holdings in shares of TreeHouse Foods Inc. (NYSE:THS) by 95.6% during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 518,893 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 253,653 shares during the quarter. TreeHouse Foods makes up 3.5% of Sapience Investments LLC’s portfolio, making the stock its 4th largest position. Sapience Investments LLC owned about 0.91% of TreeHouse Foods worth $25,664,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.
Other large investors have also modified their holdings of the company. Amica Mutual Insurance Co. bought a new stake in TreeHouse Foods during the 3rd quarter worth about $868,000. NWQ Investment Management Company LLC lifted its position in TreeHouse Foods by 9.5% during the 3rd quarter. NWQ Investment Management Company LLC now owns 1,271,494 shares of the company’s stock worth $86,118,000 after buying an additional 110,175 shares in the last quarter. Alambic Investment Management L.P. bought a new stake in TreeHouse Foods during the 4th quarter worth about $2,468,000. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP lifted its position in TreeHouse Foods by 14.0% during the 3rd quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 870,756 shares of the company’s stock worth $58,977,000 after buying an additional 106,632 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. lifted its position in TreeHouse Foods by 21.5% during the 3rd quarter. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. now owns 304,706 shares of the company’s stock worth $20,638,000 after buying an additional 53,830 shares in the last quarter.
In related news, VP Thomas Emmet Oneill III sold 36,100 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, March 6th. The shares were sold at an average price of $42.02, for a total value of $1,516,922.00. Following the transaction, the vice president now owns 168,479 shares in the company, valued at approximately $7,079,487.58. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link. Also, CEO Sam K. Reed sold 11,480 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, January 8th. The shares were sold at an average price of $49.72, for a total transaction of $570,785.60. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now owns 81,147 shares in the company, valued at approximately $4,034,628.84. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. In the last quarter, insiders sold 70,540 shares of company stock worth $3,050,650. 3.60% of the stock is owned by company insiders.
TreeHouse Foods Inc. (THS) opened at $42.02 on Monday. The firm has a market cap of $2,373.15, a PE ratio of 14.95, a PEG ratio of 4.07 and a beta of 0.60. TreeHouse Foods Inc. has a 52 week low of $36.35 and a 52 week high of $90.42. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.12, a quick ratio of 0.94 and a current ratio of 2.48.
TreeHouse Foods (NYSE:THS) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February 15th. The company reported $1.02 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.93 by $0.09. The company had revenue of $1.70 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.70 billion. TreeHouse Foods had a negative net margin of 4.54% and a positive return on equity of 6.49%. TreeHouse Foods’s revenue for the quarter was down 4.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $1.14 EPS. research analysts predict that TreeHouse Foods Inc. will post 2.09 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
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TreeHouse Foods Company Profile
TreeHouse Foods, Inc is a consumer packaged food and beverage manufacturer. The Company’s segments include North American Retail Grocery, Food Away From Home, and Industrial and Export. The Company manufactures a range of shelf stable, refrigerated, fresh and frozen products. Its product categories include beverages, salad dressings, snack nuts, beverage enhancers, pickles, sauces, cereals, pasta and dry dinners, cookies and crackers, retail bakery, aseptic products, jams and other products.
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