Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. Increases Stake in Kimball Electronics Inc (NASDAQ:KE)

Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. lifted its stake in Kimball Electronics Inc (NASDAQ:KE) by 4.6% in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 208,539 shares of the electronics maker’s stock after purchasing an additional 9,170 shares during the quarter. Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co.’s holdings in Kimball Electronics were worth $3,660,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Millennium Management LLC raised its position in shares of Kimball Electronics by 16.8% in the 3rd quarter. Millennium Management LLC now owns 59,065 shares of the electronics maker’s stock valued at $857,000 after purchasing an additional 8,504 shares during the last quarter. Squarepoint Ops LLC raised its position in shares of Kimball Electronics by 48.1% in the 3rd quarter. Squarepoint Ops LLC now owns 29,824 shares of the electronics maker’s stock valued at $433,000 after purchasing an additional 9,685 shares during the last quarter. Zebra Capital Management LLC raised its position in shares of Kimball Electronics by 55.7% in the 3rd quarter. Zebra Capital Management LLC now owns 16,139 shares of the electronics maker’s stock valued at $234,000 after purchasing an additional 5,771 shares during the last quarter. State Street Corp raised its position in shares of Kimball Electronics by 0.8% in the 3rd quarter. State Street Corp now owns 634,834 shares of the electronics maker’s stock valued at $9,211,000 after purchasing an additional 5,326 shares during the last quarter. Finally, First Trust Advisors LP raised its position in shares of Kimball Electronics by 19.0% in the 3rd quarter. First Trust Advisors LP now owns 54,781 shares of the electronics maker’s stock valued at $795,000 after purchasing an additional 8,755 shares during the last quarter. 61.26% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

KE opened at $17.64 on Thursday. Kimball Electronics Inc has a 12-month low of $12.48 and a 12-month high of $18.49. The company has a current ratio of 2.12, a quick ratio of 1.31 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.25. The firm has a market capitalization of $441.74 million, a PE ratio of 13.80 and a beta of 1.14. The firm has a 50 day moving average of $17.57 and a two-hundred day moving average of $15.81.

Kimball Electronics (NASDAQ:KE) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November 5th. The electronics maker reported $0.26 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. Kimball Electronics had a net margin of 2.69% and a return on equity of 9.01%. The company had revenue of $313.39 million during the quarter.

KE has been the subject of several research analyst reports. BidaskClub lowered shares of Kimball Electronics from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, January 8th. TheStreet raised shares of Kimball Electronics from a “c+” rating to a “b-” rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 6th. Finally, ValuEngine lowered shares of Kimball Electronics from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, November 8th.

About Kimball Electronics

Kimball Electronics, Inc, a contract electronic manufacturing services company, engages in producing various electronics for the automotive, medical, industrial, and public safety end markets. The company's engineering, manufacturing, and supply chain services include design services and support, supply chain services and support, and rapid prototyping and product introduction support services, as well as product design, and process validation and qualification services.

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