California Public Employees Retirement System lowered its position in shares of XO Group, Inc. (NYSE:XOXO) by 2.2% during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 67,500 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock after selling 1,500 shares during the period. California Public Employees Retirement System’s holdings in XO Group were worth $1,162,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.
Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of the stock. Russell Investments Group Ltd. bought a new stake in XO Group during the fourth quarter valued at $225,000. Highbridge Capital Management LLC boosted its stake in XO Group by 78.1% in the fourth quarter. Highbridge Capital Management LLC now owns 27,661 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $538,000 after buying an additional 12,130 shares in the last quarter. Thrivent Financial for Lutherans boosted its stake in XO Group by 6.5% in the fourth quarter. Thrivent Financial for Lutherans now owns 13,420 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $261,000 after buying an additional 820 shares in the last quarter. First Midwest Bank Trust Division boosted its stake in XO Group by 3.6% in the first quarter. First Midwest Bank Trust Division now owns 21,630 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $372,000 after buying an additional 747 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Comerica Bank boosted its stake in XO Group by 3.3% in the first quarter. Comerica Bank now owns 27,415 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $485,000 after buying an additional 876 shares in the last quarter. 83.50% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.
Shares of XO Group, Inc. (XOXO) opened at 18.67 on Thursday. The company has a market capitalization of $465.97 million, a P/E ratio of 66.68 and a beta of 0.94. The firm has a 50 day moving average price of $17.94 and a 200 day moving average price of $17.61. XO Group, Inc. has a one year low of $14.99 and a one year high of $20.99.
XO Group (NYSE:XOXO) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Monday, July 31st. The specialty retailer reported $0.11 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.11. The company had revenue of $42.20 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $41.51 million. XO Group had a return on equity of 4.71% and a net margin of 4.55%. The firm’s revenue was up 9.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.14 EPS. On average, equities research analysts predict that XO Group, Inc. will post $0.33 EPS for the current fiscal year.
COPYRIGHT VIOLATION WARNING: This news story was originally reported by Ticker Report and is the sole property of of Ticker Report. If you are accessing this news story on another publication, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of US and international trademark and copyright law. The legal version of this news story can be accessed at https://www.tickerreport.com/banking-finance/2800047/xo-group-inc-nysexoxo-shares-sold-by-california-public-employees-retirement-system.html.
XOXO has been the topic of a number of research reports. ValuEngine upgraded XO Group from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, June 2nd. Zacks Investment Research raised XO Group from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, April 20th. BidaskClub lowered XO Group from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, July 25th. B. Riley reaffirmed a “neutral” rating and set a $16.25 price target on shares of XO Group in a research note on Wednesday, May 10th. Finally, Roth Capital set a $21.00 price objective on XO Group and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Tuesday, August 1st. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $20.15.
XO Group Company Profile
XO Group Inc is engaged in providing content and marketing solutions, targeted advertising programs, transactions and merchandise. The Company’s multi-platform brands guide couples through transformative life stages from getting married with The Knot, to moving in together with The Nest, to having a baby with The Bump, and helping bring celebrations to life with entertainment vendors from GigMasters.com Incorporated (GigMasters).
Want to see what other hedge funds are holding XOXO? Visit HoldingsChannel.com to get the latest 13F filings and insider trades for XO Group, Inc. (NYSE:XOXO).
Receive News & Ratings for XO Group Inc. Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for XO Group Inc. and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.