Renaissance Technologies LLC lowered its stake in Ruby Tuesday, Inc. (NYSE:RT) by 18.7% during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 1,531,369 shares of the restaurant operator’s stock after selling 352,500 shares during the period. Renaissance Technologies LLC’s holdings in Ruby Tuesday were worth $4,303,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Prudential Financial Inc. increased its position in Ruby Tuesday by 0.3% in the first quarter. Prudential Financial Inc. now owns 101,474 shares of the restaurant operator’s stock valued at $285,000 after buying an additional 300 shares during the last quarter. Thrivent Financial for Lutherans increased its position in Ruby Tuesday by 7.3% in the fourth quarter. Thrivent Financial for Lutherans now owns 33,040 shares of the restaurant operator’s stock valued at $107,000 after buying an additional 2,260 shares during the last quarter. Comerica Bank increased its position in Ruby Tuesday by 4.3% in the first quarter. Comerica Bank now owns 57,012 shares of the restaurant operator’s stock valued at $151,000 after buying an additional 2,332 shares during the last quarter. Thrivent Financial For Lutherans increased its position in Ruby Tuesday by 7.3% in the first quarter. Thrivent Financial For Lutherans now owns 35,460 shares of the restaurant operator’s stock valued at $100,000 after buying an additional 2,420 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc. increased its position in Ruby Tuesday by 5.9% in the first quarter. Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc. now owns 75,870 shares of the restaurant operator’s stock valued at $213,000 after buying an additional 4,200 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors own 78.76% of the company’s stock.

Ruby Tuesday, Inc. (RT) traded down 1.90% on Monday, hitting $2.06. 22,925 shares of the stock traded hands. Ruby Tuesday, Inc. has a 52 week low of $1.69 and a 52 week high of $4.11. The stock’s market cap is $124.14 million. The firm’s 50 day moving average is $2.07 and its 200 day moving average is $2.21.

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Ruby Tuesday Company Profile

Ruby Tuesday, Inc owns and operates Ruby Tuesday casual dining and Lime Fresh Mexican Grill (Lime Fresh) casual restaurants. The Company also franchises the Ruby Tuesday concept in selected domestic and international markets, and the Lime Fresh concept in selected domestic markets. Its segments include Ruby Tuesday concept and Lime Fresh concept.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Ruby Tuesday (NYSE:RT)

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