Landauer Inc. (NYSE:LDR) shares fell 3% on Tuesday . The company traded as low as $46.51 and last traded at $47.64, with a volume of 52,815 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $49.12.

A number of research firms recently weighed in on LDR. Sidoti cut shares of Landauer from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating and set a $52.00 target price on the stock. in a research note on Tuesday. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Landauer from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $54.00 target price on the stock in a research note on Wednesday, August 10th. Hilliard Lyons cut shares of Landauer from a “neutral” rating to an “underperform” rating in a research note on Friday, July 1st. Finally, TheStreet upgraded shares of Landauer from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, June 1st.

The company has a market cap of $456.62 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 25.70. The company has a 50 day moving average of $42.08 and a 200 day moving average of $36.20.

Landauer (NYSE:LDR) last announced its earnings results on Monday, August 8th. The company reported $0.58 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.39 by $0.19. The business had revenue of $37.90 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $35.24 million. On average, equities analysts forecast that Landauer Inc. will post $1.73 earnings per share for the current year.

Several institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of LDR. First Trust Advisors LP raised its position in shares of Landauer by 572.5% in the fourth quarter. First Trust Advisors LP now owns 36,758 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,210,000 after buying an additional 31,292 shares during the period. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP raised its position in shares of Landauer by 25.9% in the fourth quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 157,812 shares of the company’s stock valued at $5,195,000 after buying an additional 32,468 shares during the period. Finally, Bernzott Capital Advisors raised its position in shares of Landauer by 21.0% in the fourth quarter. Bernzott Capital Advisors now owns 587,984 shares of the company’s stock valued at $19,356,000 after buying an additional 102,209 shares during the period.

Landauer, Inc (Landauer) is a provider of technical and analytical services to determine occupational and environmental radiation exposure. The Company is a domestic provider of outsourced medical physics services and a provider of radiology related medical products. It operates in three business segments: Radiation Measurement, Medical Physics and Medical Products.

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