Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC Acquires Shares of 12,550 Navigator Holdings Ltd (NYSE:NVGS)

Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC acquired a new stake in Navigator Holdings Ltd (NYSE:NVGS) during the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm acquired 12,550 shares of the shipping company’s stock, valued at approximately $81,000.

A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in the business. UBS Group AG boosted its position in Navigator by 35.8% in the 4th quarter. UBS Group AG now owns 6,337 shares of the shipping company’s stock valued at $85,000 after buying an additional 1,669 shares during the last quarter. Penbrook Management LLC boosted its position in Navigator by 3.0% in the 2nd quarter. Penbrook Management LLC now owns 104,350 shares of the shipping company’s stock valued at $671,000 after buying an additional 3,000 shares during the last quarter. Two Sigma Advisers LP boosted its position in Navigator by 60.0% in the 1st quarter. Two Sigma Advisers LP now owns 16,800 shares of the shipping company’s stock valued at $75,000 after buying an additional 6,300 shares during the last quarter. Roubaix Capital LLC lifted its stake in shares of Navigator by 3.6% in the 2nd quarter. Roubaix Capital LLC now owns 247,368 shares of the shipping company’s stock valued at $1,591,000 after purchasing an additional 8,583 shares during the period. Finally, Bank of America Corp DE lifted its stake in shares of Navigator by 317.4% in the 4th quarter. Bank of America Corp DE now owns 11,561 shares of the shipping company’s stock valued at $155,000 after purchasing an additional 8,791 shares during the period. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 69.46% of the company’s stock.

NVGS has been the topic of a number of analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research raised Navigator from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, May 15th. ValuEngine raised Navigator from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, May 1st.

NVGS stock opened at $7.64 on Friday. The company has a market cap of $426.52 million, a P/E ratio of -20.11 and a beta of 2.09. Navigator Holdings Ltd has a twelve month low of $3.80 and a twelve month high of $13.99. The company has a quick ratio of 1.06, a current ratio of 1.15 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.80. The business’s fifty day moving average is $7.03 and its 200-day moving average is $7.80.

Navigator (NYSE:NVGS) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May 28th. The shipping company reported $0.06 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.04 by $0.02. The business had revenue of $63.71 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $65.74 million. Navigator had a negative return on equity of 1.06% and a negative net margin of 7.17%. Research analysts anticipate that Navigator Holdings Ltd will post 0.13 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Navigator Company Profile

Navigator Holdings Ltd. owns and operates a fleet of liquefied gas carriers worldwide. The company provides international and regional seaborne transportation services of liquefied petroleum gas, petrochemical gases, and ammonia for energy companies, industrial users, and commodity traders. As of December 31, 2017, it owned and operated a fleet of 38 vessels.

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