Navistar International Corp. (NYSE:NAV) traded up 4.8% on Tuesday . The company traded as high as $20.57 and last traded at $20.56, with a volume of 564,125 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at $19.62.

A number of equities research analysts recently weighed in on the stock. RBC Capital Markets reaffirmed a “sector perform” rating and set a $18.00 price objective (up previously from $13.00) on shares of Navistar International Corp. in a research report on Monday, September 12th. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Navistar International Corp. from a “strong sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday, September 12th. Royal Bank Of Canada boosted their price objective on shares of Navistar International Corp. from $13.00 to $18.00 and gave the company a “sector perform” rating in a research report on Monday, September 12th. Deutsche Bank AG boosted their price objective on shares of Navistar International Corp. from $14.00 to $21.00 in a research report on Friday, September 9th. Finally, Barclays PLC reaffirmed a “sell” rating and set a $16.00 price objective on shares of Navistar International Corp. in a research report on Friday, September 9th. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seventeen have given a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the company. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $15.94.

The firm’s market cap is $1.83 billion. The company has a 50 day moving average price of $15.67 and a 200-day moving average price of $13.20.

Navistar International Corp. (NYSE:NAV) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, September 8th. The company reported ($0.42) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.15 by $0.57. The company had revenue of $2.10 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.19 billion. The firm’s quarterly revenue was down 17.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned ($0.37) EPS. Analysts predict that Navistar International Corp. will post ($0.48) earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

In related news, Director Michael N. Hammes sold 4,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Monday, September 12th. The shares were sold at an average price of $18.71, for a total transaction of $74,840.00. Following the completion of the sale, the director now owns 5,261 shares in the company, valued at approximately $98,433.31. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website. Corporate insiders own 21.60% of the company’s stock.

Large investors have recently made changes to their positions in the company. Creative Planning boosted its stake in shares of Navistar International Corp. by 11.4% in the second quarter. Creative Planning now owns 13,156 shares of the company’s stock worth $154,000 after buying an additional 1,350 shares during the period. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA boosted its stake in shares of Navistar International Corp. by 25.5% in the second quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA now owns 13,365 shares of the company’s stock worth $156,000 after buying an additional 2,712 shares during the period. A.R.T. Advisors LLC boosted its stake in shares of Navistar International Corp. by 116.6% in the first quarter. A.R.T. Advisors LLC now owns 237,245 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,970,000 after buying an additional 127,731 shares during the period. Jacobs Levy Equity Management Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Navistar International Corp. by 1,823.3% in the first quarter. Jacobs Levy Equity Management Inc. now owns 257,277 shares of the company’s stock worth $3,221,000 after buying an additional 243,900 shares during the period. Finally, Renaissance Technologies LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Navistar International Corp. during the first quarter worth about $165,000.

Navistar International Corp. Company Profile

Navistar International Corporation (NIC) is a holding company, whose principal operating subsidiaries are Navistar, Inc and Navistar Financial Corporation (NFC). The Company is a manufacturer of International brand commercial and military trucks, MaxxForce brand diesel engines, IC Bus (IC) brand school and commercial buses, as well as a provider of service parts for trucks and diesel engines.

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