Two Sigma Investments LP reduced its holdings in Hudson Ltd (NYSE:HUD) by 54.0% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 163,552 shares of the company’s stock after selling 191,981 shares during the quarter. Two Sigma Investments LP owned 0.18% of Hudson worth $2,805,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.
Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Pearl River Capital LLC bought a new stake in shares of Hudson in the 4th quarter worth approximately $36,000. BW Gestao de Investimentos Ltda. acquired a new stake in shares of Hudson during the third quarter valued at approximately $485,000. LPL Financial LLC grew its position in Hudson by 18.6% in the fourth quarter. LPL Financial LLC now owns 22,361 shares of the company’s stock worth $383,000 after acquiring an additional 3,512 shares in the last quarter. Credit Suisse AG grew its position in Hudson by 15.3% in the third quarter. Credit Suisse AG now owns 22,755 shares of the company’s stock worth $514,000 after acquiring an additional 3,022 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Prudential Financial Inc. bought a new stake in Hudson in the third quarter worth approximately $801,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 44.09% of the company’s stock.
Several analysts have commented on HUD shares. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Hudson from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, January 8th. Credit Suisse Group downgraded shares of Hudson from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating and decreased their price objective for the stock from $24.00 to $17.00 in a report on Thursday, January 10th. Finally, Bank of America downgraded shares of Hudson from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating and set a $16.00 price objective for the company. in a report on Wednesday, January 16th.
Hudson (NYSE:HUD) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, March 14th. The company reported $0.08 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.15 by ($0.07). Hudson had a net margin of 1.53% and a return on equity of 12.11%. The business had revenue of $471.40 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $468.85 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted ($0.30) EPS. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 4.7% compared to the same quarter last year. As a group, equities research analysts anticipate that Hudson Ltd will post 0.72 EPS for the current year.
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Hudson Ltd. operates as a travel retail company in the United States and Canada. It operates travel essentials and convenience stores, bookstores, duty-free stores, proprietary and branded specialty stores, electronics stores, themed stores, and quick-service food and beverage outlets under proprietary and third-party brands.
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