Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio decreased its position in SEACOR Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CKH) by 4.7% during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 3,596 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock after selling 177 shares during the period. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio’s holdings in SEACOR Holdings were worth $249,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of CKH. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC raised its position in SEACOR Holdings by 266.7% in the first quarter. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC now owns 1,665 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock worth $115,000 after buying an additional 1,211 shares during the last quarter. State of Alaska Department of Revenue raised its position in SEACOR Holdings by 2.9% in the first quarter. State of Alaska Department of Revenue now owns 1,790 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock valued at $123,000 after buying an additional 50 shares during the last quarter. Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC purchased a new position in SEACOR Holdings during the first quarter valued at $155,000. SG Americas Securities LLC raised its position in SEACOR Holdings by 6.1% in the first quarter. SG Americas Securities LLC now owns 2,432 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock valued at $168,000 after buying an additional 140 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Laurion Capital Management LP purchased a new position in SEACOR Holdings during the first quarter valued at $208,000. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 93.02% of the company’s stock.

SEACOR Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CKH) traded up 1.75% during trading on Tuesday, reaching $38.47. 21,343 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. SEACOR Holdings, Inc. has a 1-year low of $31.90 and a 1-year high of $76.32. The firm’s market capitalization is $675.11 million. The firm has a 50 day moving average of $34.46 and a 200 day moving average of $57.71.

SEACOR Holdings (NYSE:CKH) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May 9th. The oil and gas company reported $0.24 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.64) by $0.88. The business had revenue of $190.45 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $206.36 million. SEACOR Holdings had a negative net margin of 22.34% and a negative return on equity of 10.82%. Equities analysts forecast that SEACOR Holdings, Inc. will post $0.42 EPS for the current year.

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Several equities analysts have weighed in on the stock. Stifel Nicolaus set a $40.00 target price on shares of SEACOR Holdings and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Monday. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of SEACOR Holdings from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $76.00 target price on the stock in a report on Wednesday, April 26th. Finally, ValuEngine lowered shares of SEACOR Holdings from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Friday, May 26th.

In other news, Vice Chairman Oivind Lorentzen sold 53,208 shares of SEACOR Holdings stock in a transaction dated Friday, June 9th. The shares were sold at an average price of $36.37, for a total transaction of $1,935,174.96. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now directly owns 72,934 shares in the company, valued at $2,652,609.58. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this link. Over the last quarter, insiders have sold 57,393 shares of company stock valued at $2,205,423. Insiders own 10.47% of the company’s stock.

SEACOR Holdings Company Profile

SEACOR Holdings Inc, is engaged in the business of transportation and logistics, alcohol manufacturing, merchandising, and risk management consultancy. The Company’s segments include, Inland River Services, Shipping Services and Illinois Corn Processing. Inland River Services segment operates river transportation equipment used for moving agricultural and industrial commodities and petroleum and chemical products.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for SEACOR Holdings (NYSE:CKH)

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