In a filing, Quad/Graphics Inc. revealed its Chief Financial Officer Staniak Anthony acquired Company’s shares for reported $49282.0 on May 05. In the deal valued at $2.83 per share,17,403 shares were bought. As a result of this transaction, Staniak Anthony now holds 185,724 shares worth roughly $ 0.98 million.
Then, Quadracci Robert H bought 8,750 shares, generating $24,486 in total proceeds. Upon buying the shares at $2.80, the Chief Human Resources Officer now owns 57,003 shares.
Barrington Research initiated its Quad/Graphics Inc. [QUAD] rating to an Outperform in a research note published on Friday, July 12, 2023; the price target was $9. PT values the company’s stock at a premium of 41.22 to its Friday closing price.
Price Performance Review of QUAD
On Friday, Quad/Graphics Inc. [NYSE:QUAD] saw its stock jump 3.52% to $5.29. On the same session, the stock had its day’s lowest price of $5.15, but rose to a high of $5.295. Over the last five days, the stock has gained 5.38%. Quad/Graphics Inc. shares have risen nearly 29.66% since the year began. Nevertheless, the stocks have risen 67.41% over the past one year. While a 52-week high of $6.41 was reached on 08/10/23, a 52-week low of $2.12 was recorded on 05/04/23. SMA at 50 days reached $5.14, while 200 days put it at $4.24. A total of 91980.0 shares were traded, compared to the trading of 0.12 million shares in the previous session.
Levels Of Support And Resistance For QUAD Stock
The 24-hour chart illustrates a support level at 5.20, which if violated will result in even more drops to 5.10. On the upside, there is a resistance level at 5.34. A further resistance level may holdings at 5.39. The Relative Strength Index (RSI) on the 14-day chart is 47.13, which indicates neutral technical sentiment, while the Moving Average Convergence Divergence (MACD) stands at -0.27, which suggests price will go down in the next trading period. Percent R suggests that price movement has been bearish at 70.67%. Stochastics %K at 22.00% indicates the stock is a holding.
How much short interest is there in Quad/Graphics Inc.?
A steep rise in short interest was recorded in Quad/Graphics Inc. stocks on Aug 14, 2023, growing by 0.38 million shares to a total of 1.69 million shares. Yahoo Finance data shows the prior-month short interest on Jul 13, 2023 was 1.31 million shares. There was a rise of 22.49%, which implies that there is a positive sentiment for the stock. In spite of short shares comprising just 5.08% of the overall stock float, the days-to-cover ratio (short ratio) rose to 5.
Quad/Graphics Inc. [QUAD] – Who Are The Largest Shareholders?
In filings from Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, it is revealed that the company now owns 2,059,876 shares, or roughly 5.26% of the outstanding QUAD shares. In other words, the investor’s shares have risen by 29,825 from its previous 13-F filing of 2030051.0. Additionally, BlackRock Fund Advisors increased 3.47% of its stake after which the total value it holdings stand at $11,455,987, while The Vanguard Group, Inc. reduced -0.86% of its stake to hold $10.17 million in the firm. Over the last quarter, Miller Value Partners LLC purchased 91,125 shares of Quad/Graphics Inc., while Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Manageme bought -8,800 shares. At present, LSV Asset Management is holding 1,061,352 shares valued at $6.28 million. Renaissance Technologies LLC owned 758,300 shares of the company at the time of its most recent 13F filing, worth $4.49 million.
According to FactSet, Quad/Graphics Inc.’s share price will average $9.00 in the next year, based on opinions of analysts polled by the firm. This is up nearly 76.13 percent from its previous closing price of $5.11. Analysts expect Quad/Graphics Inc. stock to reach the higher price of $9.00, while the lowest price estimate is $9.00. However, 1 analyst have rated QUAD stock as a Buy in their predictions for 2023.