Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Virtu Financial LLC bought a new stake in shares of FedEx during the first quarter valued at approximately $703,000. Riggs Asset Managment Co. Fedex Corporation now has $59.20 billion valuation. Park National Corp OH now owns 1,178 shares of the shipping service provider's stock valued at $256,000 after acquiring an additional 10 shares in the last quarter.
Roffman Miller Associates Inc increased its stake in Fedex Corporation (FDX) by 1.63% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Harbour Capital Advisors LLC now owns 1,424,815 shares of the shipping service provider's stock valued at $6,556,000 after acquiring an additional 1,418,066 shares during the last quarter. Alexandria Capital LLC now owns 540 shares of the shipping service provider's stock worth $117,000 after purchasing an additional 13 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Sprott Inc. lifted its stake in FedEx Corporation by 11.7% in the second quarter. Selway Asset Management now owns 41,000 shares of the shipping service provider's stock valued at $8,001,000 after buying an additional 200 shares in the last quarter. Company insiders own 8.45% of the company's stock.
In related news, EVP Donald F. Colleran sold 10,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, September 21st. The shares were sold at an average price of $225.85, for a total value of $3,379,619.40. Following the transaction, the director now owns 30,608 shares of the company's stock, valued at $6,370,749.12. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Also, CEO Michael L. Ducker sold 14,964 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction dated Friday, September 29th. Following the transaction, the chief executive officer now owns 53,397 shares in the company, valued at approximately $12,059,712.45. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold 27,172 shares of company stock worth $6,039,193 in the last three months. Oakworth Inc invested 0.05% of its portfolio in FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX).
Fedex Corporation has a 52 week low of $168.00 and a 52 week high of $227.00 with a P/E ratio of 20.96 The company's market cap is now $0. Finally, BMO Capital Markets reaffirmed an "outperform" rating and set a $220.00 target price on shares of FedEx in a report on Thursday, March 23rd. The firm's 50-day moving average price is $216.65 and its 200 day moving average price is $205.65.
FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, September 19th. The shipping service provider reported $2.51 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $3.17 by ($0.66). FedEx Corporation had a return on equity of 20.69% and a net margin of 4.72%. The company had revenue of $15.30 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $15.35 billion. During the same quarter a year ago, the firm earned $2.90 earnings per share. FedEx Corporation's quarterly revenue was up 4.1% on a year-over-year basis. Equities research analysts predict that FedEx Corporation will post $12.49 earnings per share for the current year.
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Several brokerages have recently commented on FDX. KeyCorp began coverage on FedEx Corporation in a research note on Tuesday. The firm has "Outperform" rating by Cowen & Co given on Thursday, September 17. Moreover, Lakewood Cap Mgmt Lp has 2.55% invested in FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX) for 297,500 shares. FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX) has risen 19.02% since October 11, 2016 and is uptrending. The stock of FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX) earned "Buy" rating by Citigroup on Thursday, March 17. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the shares of FDX in report on Wednesday, September 21 with "Buy" rating.
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FedEx Corporation (FedEx) provides a portfolio of transportation, e-commerce and business services through companies competing collectively, operating independently and managed collaboratively, under the FedEx brand.