Entegris, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENTG) is now up 51.41% compared to a 12-month low of $23.05. We have seen the price to move 3.1% higher and get settled at $34.9 on 07/12/2018. At recent session, it appeared stuck in a range of $34.21 to $35.35. This company shares are 21.46% off its target price of $42.39 and the current market capitalization stands at $4.94B. The recent change has given its price a -1.89% deficit over SMA 50 and -11.76% deficit over its 52-week high. The stock witnessed -10.17% declines, -5.16% declines and 7.88% gains for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. To measure price-variation, we found ENTG’s volatility during a week at 2.65% and during a month it has been found around 2.91%.Entegris, Inc. (ENTG) Top Holders
Institutional investors currently hold around $4.58 billion or 96.2% in ENTG stock. Look at its top three institutional owners. Vanguard Group Inc owns $407.71 million in Entegris, Inc., which represents roughly 8.25% of the company’s market cap and approximately 8.9% of the institutional ownership. Similar statistics are true for the second largest owner, Blackrock Inc., which owns 10,686,487 shares of the stock are valued at $361.74 million. The third largest holder is Gmt Capital Corp, which currently holds $297.16 million worth of this stock and that ownership represents nearly 6.02% of its market capitalization.
At the end of March reporting period, 129 institutional holders increased their position in Entegris, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENTG) by some 11,623,944 shares, 146 decreased positions by 11,297,787 and 48 held positions by 112,467,796. That puts total institutional holdings at 135,389,527 shares, according to SEC filings. The stock grabbed 40 new institutional investments totaling 2,928,756 shares while 28 institutional investors sold out their entire positions totaling 988,955 shares.Entegris, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENTG) Insider Trades
Multiple company employees have indulged in significant insider trading. Entegris, Inc. disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that EVP & CFO Graves Gregory B has sold 24,318 shares of Entegris, Inc. (ENTG) in trading session dated Jun. 05, 2018. These shares are worth $900,009 and were traded at $37.01 each. The SEC filing shows that Rucci Corey performed a sale of 5,732 shares. The SVP, Business Development disposed these shares by way of transaction on Mar. 12, 2018. The company’s shares were given away at $36.43 per share worth to an income of some $208,817 on account of Rucci Corey.
EVP & COO, Edlund Todd James, sold 6,945 common shares of Entegris, Inc. (ENTG) in the open market. In a transaction dated Mar. 09, 2018, the shares were put up for sale at an average price of $36.32, raking in a sum of $252,242. After this sale, 138,446 common shares of ENTG are directly owned by the insider, with total stake valued at $4,831,765.
In the transaction dated Mar. 06, 2018, the great number of shares disposed came courtesy the Director; Bradley Michael A disposed a total of 15,754 shares at an average price of $34.8, amounting to approximately $548,239. The insider now directly owns 49,803 shares worth $1,738,125.
Several analysts have released their opinion on Entegris, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENTG), with 6 analysts believing it is a strong buy. Whereas 0 of them predict the stock is a hold. Also, there are 2 buy, 0 sell and 0 strong sell ratings, collectively assigning a 1.25 average brokerage recommendation.