Hawaiian Telcom HoldCo. (NASDAQ:HCOM) shares rose 2.5% during trading on Wednesday . The company traded as high as $22.49 and last traded at $22.36, with a volume of 56,966 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at $21.82.

HCOM has been the subject of a number of recent analyst reports. TheStreet lowered Hawaiian Telcom HoldCo. from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, March 22nd. Zacks Investment Research raised Hawaiian Telcom HoldCo. from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday.

The stock has a market capitalization of $257.62 million and a PE ratio of 1065.71. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $20.90 and a 200 day moving average of $22.37.

Hawaiian Telcom HoldCo. (NASDAQ:HCOM) last released its earnings results on Thursday, May 5th. The company reported $0.01 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.06 by $0.05. On average, equities research analysts expect that Hawaiian Telcom HoldCo. will post $0.10 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

In other news, insider Haven Special Opportuniti Twin purchased 20,427 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, June 24th. The shares were purchased at an average price of $20.33 per share, for a total transaction of $415,280.91. The purchase was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website. Also, Director Twin Haven Capital Partners, L purchased 12,200 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, June 28th. The shares were purchased at an average price of $21.01 per share, for a total transaction of $256,322.00. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here.

An institutional investor recently raised its position in Hawaiian Telcom HoldCo. stock. Oxford Asset Management boosted its stake in shares of Hawaiian Telcom HoldCo. (NASDAQ:HCOM) by 46.9% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 41,595 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 13,279 shares during the period. Oxford Asset Management owned 0.36% of Hawaiian Telcom HoldCo. worth $1,045,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Hawaiian Telcom Holdco, Inc is a provider of communications services and products in Hawaii. The Company operates through two business segments: Telecommunications and Data Center Colocation. The Telecommunications segment provides local telephone service, including voice and data transport, custom calling features, network access, directory assistance and private lines.

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