81.5% Of Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc. (NUS) Is Owned By Hedge Funds

Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE:NUS) recovered 31.31% of its value since hitting low of $46.35. The recent move of -4.68% drop pushed the stock to close at $60.86 when trading ended on 11/2/2017. At recent session, the prices were hovering between $59.3101 and $62.885. This company shares are 4.62% off its target price of $63.67 and the current market capitalization stands at $3.2B. The recent change has given its price a -1.89% deficit over SMA 50 and -7.58% deficit over its 52-week high. The stock witnessed 0.1% gains, 0.45% gains and 9.99% gains for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. To measure price-variation, we found NUS’s volatility during a week at 2.71% and during a month it has been found around 2.1%.

Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc. (NUS) Top Holders

Institutional investors currently hold around $2.77 billion or 81.5% in NUS stock. Look at its top three institutional owners. Blackrock Inc. owns $434.51 million in Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc., which represents roughly 13.58% of the company’s market cap and approximately 15.68% of the institutional ownership. Similar statistics are true for the second largest owner, Vanguard Group Inc, which owns 6,060,437 shares of the stock are valued at $386.96 million. The third largest holder is Wellington Management Group Llp, which currently holds $126.89 million worth of this stock and that ownership represents nearly 3.97% of its market capitalization.

Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc. 13F Filings

At the end of 06/30/2017 reporting period, 133 institutional holders increased their position in Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE:NUS) by some 3,427,053 shares, 131 decreased positions by 5,524,116 and 30 held positions by 34,446,768. That puts total institutional holdings at 43,397,937 shares, according to SEC filings. The stock grabbed 38 new institutional investments totaling 633,049 shares while 29 institutional investors sold out their entire positions totaling 716,579 shares.

Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE:NUS) Insider Trades

Multiple company employees have indulged in significant insider trading. Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc. disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that President Napierski Ryan S has sold 6,933 shares of Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc. (NUS) in trading session dated Oct. 10, 2017. These shares are worth $443,712 and were traded at $64 each. The SEC filing shows that Campbell Daniel W performed a sale of 4,607 shares. The Director disposed these shares by way of transaction on Sep. 07, 2017. The company’s shares were given away at $62.48 per share worth to an income of some $287,845 on account of Campbell Daniel W.

General Counsel, Dorny D Matthew, sold 7,500 common shares of Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc. (NUS) in the open market. In a transaction dated Aug. 10, 2017, the shares were put up for sale at an average price of $60.88, raking in a sum of $456,600. After this sale, 44,730 common shares of NUS are directly owned by the insider, with total stake valued at $2,722,268.

In the transaction dated Jul. 25, 2017, the great number of shares disposed came courtesy the President; Napierski Ryan S disposed a total of 8,000 shares at an average price of $65, amounting to approximately $520,000. The insider now directly owns 60,170 shares worth $3,661,946.

Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc. (NUS) Analyst Guide

Several analysts have released their opinion on Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE:NUS), with 1 analysts believing it is a strong buy. Whereas 1 of them predict the stock is a hold. Also, there are 0 buy, 1 sell and 1 strong sell ratings, collectively assigning a 3.25 average brokerage recommendation.

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