Dimensional Fund Advisors Lp Bought A Little More Kaman Corp (KAMN) Stock Last Quarter


Kaman Corp (NYSE:KAMN).

Dimensional Fund Advisors Lp reports that it bought 2,869 shares last quarter increasing its holdings in Kaman Corp by 0.2%. Its investment stood at $78,307,000 an increase of $8,439,000 according to the filing.

Several firms have shifted positions in (KAMN). Great West Life Assurance CO /can/ downsized its investment by shedding 1,708 shares a decrease of 4.3% as of 09/30/2017. Great West Life Assurance CO /can/ controls 38,104 shares worth $2,083,000. The value of the position overall is up by 4.9%. As of the end of the quarter California State Teachers Retirement System had disposed of a total of 3,538 shares trimming its stake by 7.4%. The value of the investment in Kaman Corp went from $2,378,000 to $2,462,000 a change of $84,000 for the reporting period.

As of quarter end Eagle Asset Management Inc had bought 3,901 shares growing its position 2.2%. The value of the total investment in Kaman Corp increased from $8,664,000 to $9,997,000 a change of 15.4% quarter over quarter.

The company is now up by 0.66% since yesterday’s close of 56.23. Kaman Corp currently has a P/E ratio of 31.28 and the market value is 1.57B. In the last earnings report the EPS was $1.81 with 27.82M shares now outstanding.

Investors are more bullish on the company if you take a look at the decrease in short interest. The firm recorded a fall in short interest of -1.92% as of the latest report on October 13, 2017. Short interest decreased 24,310 over that period. Days to cover increased from 6.0 to 12.0 and the percentage of shorted shares was 0.04% on October 13.