Kraft Heinz Co (KHC) : Charter Research Investment Group reduced its stake in Kraft Heinz Co by 17.12% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 42,279 shares of Kraft Heinz Co which is valued at $3,786,507 after selling 8,736 shares in Kraft Heinz Co , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 12, 2016.Kraft Heinz Co makes up approximately 4.24% of Charter Research Investment Group’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Crestwood Capital Management sold out all of its stake in KHC during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 225,600 shares of KHC which is valued $20,204,736.Birinyi Associates Inc boosted its stake in KHC in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 9,250 additional shares and now holds a total of 23,500 shares of Kraft Heinz Co which is valued at $2,104,660. Kraft Heinz Co makes up approx 0.87% of Birinyi Associates Inc’s portfolio.Bnp Paribas Investment Partners S.a. reduced its stake in KHC by selling 3,314 shares or 4.57% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 69,180 shares of KHC which is valued at $6,187,459. Kraft Heinz Co makes up approx 0.05% of Bnp Paribas Investment Partners S.a.’s portfolio. Redwood Investments added KHC to its portfolio by purchasing 166,354 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $14,244,893. Kraft Heinz Co makes up approx 1.25% of Redwood Investments’s portfolio.
Kraft Heinz Co opened for trading at $88.35 and hit $88.81 on the upside on Monday, eventually ending the session at $88.57, with a gain of 0.45% or 0.4 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 16,85,105 shares. Company has a market cap of $107,847 M.
On the company’s financial health, Kraft Heinz Co reported $0.85 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.14 according to the earnings call on Aug 4, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.71. The company had revenue of $6793.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $6790.09 million. The company’s revenue was up 159.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.92 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Kraft Heinz Co. Company shares were Upgraded by Deutsche Bank on Aug 5, 2016 to ” Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 103 from a previous price target of $85 .Company shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on Aug 5, 2016 to “Outperform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 96 from a previous price target of $92 .
The Kraft Heinz Company formerly H.J. Heinz Holding Corporation is a food and beverage company. The Company provides taste and nutrition foods for all eating occasions. The Company’s brands include Kraft Heinz ABC Capri Sun Classico Jell-O Kool-Aid Lunchables Maxwell House Ore-Ida Oscar Mayer Philadelphia Planters Plasmon Quero Weight Watchers Smart Ones and Velveeta.