Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SPWH)’s share price was up 2.6% during mid-day trading on Friday . The stock traded as high as $9.78 and last traded at $9.76, with a volume of 97,883 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $9.51.

Several equities analysts recently issued reports on SPWH shares. Credit Suisse Group AG reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings in a research report on Thursday, May 26th. MKM Partners reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $13.00 price objective on shares of Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings in a research report on Tuesday, June 21st. Sterne Agee CRT reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings in a research report on Monday, May 16th. Robert W. Baird reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings in a research report on Monday, May 16th. Finally, Piper Jaffray Cos. reiterated an “overweight” rating and issued a $14.00 price objective (down from $16.00) on shares of Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings in a research report on Thursday, July 7th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and nine have issued a buy rating to the company. Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $14.94.

The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $8.58 and a 200 day moving average price of $11.09. The company has a market cap of $404.49 million and a P/E ratio of 13.90.

In related news, Director Kent Vernon Graham acquired 5,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Thursday, July 7th. The stock was bought at an average cost of $8.97 per share, for a total transaction of $44,850.00. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink.

Several institutional investors recently modified their holdings of the company. Wells Fargo & Company MN increased its position in shares of Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings by 84.3% in the fourth quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 1,187,565 shares of the company’s stock worth $15,319,000 after buying an additional 543,109 shares during the period. Stephens Investment Management Group LLC increased its position in shares of Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings by 6.5% in the fourth quarter. Stephens Investment Management Group LLC now owns 1,055,491 shares of the company’s stock worth $13,616,000 after buying an additional 64,229 shares during the period. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP increased its position in shares of 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 during the period. GSA Capital Partners LLP increased its position in shares of 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 during the period. Finally, J. Goldman & Co LP increased its position in shares of 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 during the period.

Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings, Inc is an outdoor sporting goods retailer. The Company has outdoor specialty store base in the Western United States and Alaska. The Company has over 70 stores across approximately 20 states, which are located in power, neighborhood and lifestyle centers. The Company also operates several single-unit, standalone locations.

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