Hologic, Inc. (NASDAQ:HOLX) CFO Karleen Marie Oberton sold 546 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, November 6th. The shares were sold at an average price of $39.96, for a total transaction of $21,818.16. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link.
Shares of HOLX stock traded up $0.79 on Wednesday, hitting $41.26. The stock had a trading volume of 3,111,599 shares, compared to its average volume of 2,290,188. Hologic, Inc. has a twelve month low of $35.10 and a twelve month high of $45.09. The firm has a market capitalization of $10.92 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 20.33, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.83 and a beta of 0.65. The company has a quick ratio of 0.99, a current ratio of 1.29 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.12.
Several hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in HOLX. Parnassus Investments CA grew its holdings in shares of Hologic by 3.4% in the 2nd quarter. Parnassus Investments CA now owns 16,241,334 shares of the medical equipment provider’s stock valued at $645,593,000 after buying an additional 535,745 shares during the period. Mawer Investment Management Ltd. acquired a new position in shares of Hologic in the 2nd quarter valued at $17,025,000. Standard Life Aberdeen plc grew its holdings in shares of Hologic by 147.0% in the 2nd quarter. Standard Life Aberdeen plc now owns 716,348 shares of the medical equipment provider’s stock valued at $28,479,000 after buying an additional 426,286 shares during the period. Gateway Investment Advisers LLC acquired a new position in shares of Hologic in the 2nd quarter valued at $15,365,000. Finally, Morgan Stanley grew its holdings in shares of Hologic by 68.8% in the 2nd quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 943,536 shares of the medical equipment provider’s stock valued at $37,505,000 after buying an additional 384,676 shares during the period. 98.74% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.
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Hologic Company Profile
Hologic, Inc develops, manufactures, and supplies diagnostics products, medical imaging systems, and surgical products for women in the United States, Europe, the Asia-Pacific, and internationally. The company operates through five segments: Diagnostics, Breast Health, Medical Aesthetics, GYN Surgical, and Skeletal Health.
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