A.H. Belo Corp. (NYSE:AHC) shares hit a new 52-week high on Monday . The company traded as high as $6.79 and last traded at $6.70, with a volume of 21,559 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $6.60.

AHC has been the topic of a number of research reports. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of A.H. Belo Corp. from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $6.25 price target on the stock in a research note on Friday, August 5th. Gabelli raised shares of A.H. Belo Corp. from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, August 3rd.

The firm’s market cap is $151.52 million. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $6.06 and a 200-day moving average price of $5.31.

In other A.H. Belo Corp. news, SVP Christine E. Larkin sold 6,511 shares of A.H. Belo Corp. stock in a transaction on Monday, August 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of $5.82, for a total value of $37,894.02. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through this link. Also, Director Robert W. Decherd sold 81,140 shares of A.H. Belo Corp. stock in a transaction on Tuesday, August 30th. The shares were sold at an average price of $6.03, for a total transaction of $489,274.20. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 100,000 shares in the company, valued at $603,000. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. 14.60% of the stock is currently owned by company insiders.

A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of AHC. Punch & Associates Investment Management Inc. raised its position in A.H. Belo Corp. by 4.7% in the second quarter. Punch & Associates Investment Management Inc. now owns 1,117,620 shares of the company’s stock worth $5,588,000 after buying an additional 50,232 shares in the last quarter. North Star Investment Management Corp. raised its position in shares of A.H. Belo Corp. by 4.4% in the second quarter. North Star Investment Management Corp. now owns 1,024,252 shares of the company’s stock worth $5,121,000 after buying an additional 43,189 shares during the period. Minerva Advisors LLC raised its position in shares of A.H. Belo Corp. by 1.7% in the second quarter. Minerva Advisors LLC now owns 835,475 shares of the company’s stock worth $4,177,000 after buying an additional 13,585 shares during the period. Vanguard Group Inc. raised its position in shares of A.H. Belo Corp. by 0.5% in the second quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 739,695 shares of the company’s stock worth $3,699,000 after buying an additional 3,800 shares during the period. Finally, Renaissance Technologies LLC raised its position in shares of A.H. Belo Corp. by 0.4% in the first quarter. Renaissance Technologies LLC now owns 530,500 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,552,000 after buying an additional 1,997 shares during the period. Institutional investors own 67.26% of the company’s stock.

A.H. Belo Corp. Company Profile

A. H. Belo Corporation is a local news and information publishing company. The Company is engaged in providing commercial printing, distribution and direct mail services, as well as media and digital marketing services. The Company operates through two segments: Publishing and Marketing, Event Marketing and Other Services (MEMO).

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