Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SPWH) rose 2.8% during mid-day trading on Thursday . The stock traded as high as $9.52 and last traded at $9.49, with a volume of 150,265 shares. The stock had previously closed at $9.23.

SPWH has been the topic of several research analyst reports. MKM Partners reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $15.00 price objective (down from $16.00) on shares of Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings in a report on Tuesday, March 22nd. Sterne Agee CRT reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $16.00 target price on shares of Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings in a research note on Friday, March 18th. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $14.00 target price on the stock in a research note on Thursday, March 17th. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. decreased their target price on shares of Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings from $17.50 to $16.50 and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a research note on Thursday, March 24th. Finally, Robert W. Baird reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings in a research note on Monday, May 16th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and nine have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $14.94.

The stock has a market cap of $391.98 million and a PE ratio of 13.47. The company’s 50 day moving average is $8.40 and its 200-day moving average is $11.24.

In other news, Director Kent Vernon Graham acquired 5,000 shares of Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, July 7th. The shares were acquired at an average price of $8.97 per share, with a total value of $44,850.00. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website. Also, Director Seidler Kutsenda Management Co sold 900,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, April 22nd. The shares were sold at an average price of $10.77, for a total transaction of $9,693,000.00. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.

Several institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Victory Capital Management Inc. increased its position in shares of Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings by 53.3% in the fourth quarter. Victory Capital Management Inc. now owns 93,498 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,206,000 after buying an additional 32,498 shares during the last quarter. Hodges Capital Management Inc. increased its position in Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings by 6.4% in the fourth quarter. Hodges Capital Management Inc. now owns 107,100 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,382,000 after buying an additional 6,400 shares in the last quarter. J. Goldman & Co LP increased its position in Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings by 27.2% in the fourth quarter. J. Goldman & Co LP now owns 212,121 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,736,000 after buying an additional 45,371 shares in the last quarter. GSA Capital Partners LLP increased its position in Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings by 6.3% in the fourth quarter. GSA Capital Partners LLP now owns 225,889 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,914,000 after buying an additional 13,415 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP increased its position in Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings by 244.3% in the fourth quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 278,447 shares of the company’s stock worth $3,592,000 after buying an additional 197,579 shares in the last quarter.

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