Middleby Corp (MIDD) : Friedberg Investment Management reduced its stake in Middleby Corp by 5.4% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 62,689 shares of Middleby Corp which is valued at $8,184,049 after selling 3,580 shares in Middleby Corp , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 10, 2016.Middleby Corp makes up approximately 3.78% of Friedberg Investment Management’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Blackrock Advisors boosted its stake in MIDD in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 3,006 additional shares and now holds a total of 31,483 shares of Middleby Corp which is valued at $4,110,106. Washington Capital Management Inc added MIDD to its portfolio by purchasing 3,100 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $378,510. Middleby Corp makes up approx 0.51% of Washington Capital Management Inc’s portfolio.Parkside Financial Bank Trust boosted its stake in MIDD in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 61 additional shares and now holds a total of 624 shares of Middleby Corp which is valued at $73,638. Middleby Corp makes up approx 0.04% of Parkside Financial Bank Trust’s portfolio.Arcadia Investment Management Corpmi reduced its stake in MIDD by selling 600 shares or 1.62% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 36,515 shares of MIDD which is valued at $4,234,645. Middleby Corp makes up approx 1.34% of Arcadia Investment Management Corpmi’s portfolio.
Middleby Corp opened for trading at $128.49 and hit $129.09 on the upside on Friday, eventually ending the session at $128.87, with a gain of 0.08% or 0.1 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 2,18,491 shares. Company has a market cap of $7,415 M.
On the company’s financial health, Middleby Corp reported $1.04 EPS for the quarter, based on the information available during the earnings call on Nov 10, 2015. Analyst had a consensus estimate of $1.04. The company had revenue of $449.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $446.45 million. The company’s revenue was up 11.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.05 EPS.
The Middleby Corporation is engaged in the design manufacture and sale of commercial foodservice food processing equipment and residential kitchen equipment. The Company operates in three segments: the Commercial Foodservice Equipment Group has a portfolio of cooking and warming equipment; the Food Processing Equipment Group offers a portfolio of processing solutions for customers producing pre-cooked meat products and the Residential Kitchen Equipment Group manufactures sells and distributes kitchen equipment for the residential market. The equipment are used in all types of commercial restaurants and institutional kitchens; food preparation cooking baking chilling and packaging equipment for food processing operations and kitchen equipment including ranges ovens refrigerators ventilation and dishwashers used in the residential market. Its brands include Anets Beech Blodgett Britannia CTX Cozzini Danfotech Drake Brigade Jade and TurboChef among others.