Papa Murphy’s Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:FRSH)’s share price rose 2.4% on Monday . The stock traded as high as $7.25 and last traded at $7.17, with a volume of 82,669 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at $7.00.

FRSH has been the topic of several research reports. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Papa Murphy’s Holdings from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, April 6th. Robert W. Baird reissued a “hold” rating on shares of Papa Murphy’s Holdings in a research report on Monday, May 16th. TheStreet raised shares of Papa Murphy’s Holdings from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, May 25th. Finally, Jefferies Group downgraded shares of Papa Murphy’s Holdings from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and decreased their target price for the stock from $14.00 to $10.00 in a research report on Thursday, May 5th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating and four have given a hold rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $12.00.

The company has a 50 day moving average of $7.10 and a 200-day moving average of $9.31. The firm has a market capitalization of $120.62 million and a P/E ratio of 40.17.

Papa Murphy’s Holdings (NASDAQ:FRSH) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May 4th. The company reported $0.04 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.13 by $0.09. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.15 earnings per share. The business had revenue of $32.99 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $33.90 million. The firm’s revenue was up 13.1% on a year-over-year basis. On average, analysts anticipate that Papa Murphy’s Holdings Inc. will post $0.32 EPS for the current year.

A hedge fund recently raised its stake in Papa Murphy’s Holdings stock. Boston Partners boosted its position in Papa Murphy’s Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:FRSH) by 3.1% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 423,001 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 12,667 shares during the period. Boston Partners owned 2.49% of Papa Murphy’s Holdings worth $4,763,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Papa Murphy’s Holdings, Inc is a holding company. The Company, together with its subsidiaries, is a franchisor and operator of the Take ‘N’ Bake pizza chain in the United States. The Company franchises the right to operate Take ‘N’ Bake pizza franchises and operates Take ‘N’ Bake pizza stores owned by the Company.

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