Papa Murphy’s Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:FRSH) major shareholder Mfp Partners Lp acquired 30,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, August 9th. The stock was purchased at an average cost of $4.12 per share, with a total value of $123,600.00. The acquisition was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at this hyperlink. Major shareholders that own 10% or more of a company’s shares are required to disclose their transactions with the SEC.

Mfp Partners Lp also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Thursday, August 10th, Mfp Partners Lp acquired 23,417 shares of Papa Murphy’s Holdings stock. The stock was purchased at an average cost of $3.90 per share, with a total value of $91,326.30.
  • On Friday, August 11th, Mfp Partners Lp acquired 60,617 shares of Papa Murphy’s Holdings stock. The stock was purchased at an average cost of $4.01 per share, with a total value of $243,074.17.
  • On Tuesday, August 8th, Mfp Partners Lp acquired 32,453 shares of Papa Murphy’s Holdings stock. The stock was purchased at an average cost of $4.18 per share, with a total value of $135,653.54.
  • On Wednesday, August 2nd, Mfp Partners Lp acquired 20,328 shares of Papa Murphy’s Holdings stock. The stock was purchased at an average cost of $4.21 per share, with a total value of $85,580.88.
  • On Tuesday, July 18th, Mfp Partners Lp bought 30,900 shares of Papa Murphy’s Holdings stock. The stock was bought at an average price of $4.15 per share, with a total value of $128,235.00.
  • On Monday, July 17th, Mfp Partners Lp bought 10,032 shares of Papa Murphy’s Holdings stock. The stock was bought at an average price of $4.20 per share, with a total value of $42,134.40.
  • On Wednesday, July 19th, Mfp Partners Lp bought 50,032 shares of Papa Murphy’s Holdings stock. The stock was bought at an average price of $4.18 per share, with a total value of $209,133.76.
  • On Thursday, July 13th, Mfp Partners Lp bought 200 shares of Papa Murphy’s Holdings stock. The stock was bought at an average price of $4.20 per share, with a total value of $840.00.
  • On Wednesday, July 12th, Mfp Partners Lp bought 4,350 shares of Papa Murphy’s Holdings stock. The stock was bought at an average price of $4.20 per share, with a total value of $18,270.00.
  • On Monday, July 10th, Mfp Partners Lp bought 100 shares of Papa Murphy’s Holdings stock. The stock was bought at an average price of $4.20 per share, with a total value of $420.00.

Shares of Papa Murphy’s Holdings, Inc. (FRSH) traded up 2.00% on Friday, reaching $4.09. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 62,119 shares. The company’s 50-day moving average is $4.28 and its 200 day moving average is $4.56. Papa Murphy’s Holdings, Inc. has a 12-month low of $3.50 and a 12-month high of $6.88. The company’s market capitalization is $69.39 million.

Papa Murphy’s Holdings (NASDAQ:FRSH) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August 9th. The company reported $0.07 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.04 by $0.03. The business had revenue of $29.10 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $30.89 million. Papa Murphy’s Holdings had a positive return on equity of 3.09% and a negative net margin of 8.43%. The business’s quarterly revenue was down 2.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $0.06 earnings per share. Equities analysts anticipate that Papa Murphy’s Holdings, Inc. will post $0.26 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

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FRSH has been the subject of several analyst reports. Wells Fargo & Company downgraded Papa Murphy’s Holdings from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating and cut their target price for the stock from $5.25 to $5.00 in a research note on Tuesday, May 23rd. Jefferies Group LLC restated a “hold” rating on shares of Papa Murphy’s Holdings in a research note on Thursday, May 11th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded Papa Murphy’s Holdings from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $4.75 target price for the company in a research note on Thursday, July 20th. Seven equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, Papa Murphy’s Holdings currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $4.75.

A number of hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the company. Boston Partners boosted its stake in shares of Papa Murphy’s Holdings by 2.2% in the first quarter. Boston Partners now owns 616,342 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,940,000 after buying an additional 13,104 shares during the last quarter. KCG Holdings Inc. bought a new stake in shares of Papa Murphy’s Holdings during the first quarter worth approximately $357,000. Citadel Advisors LLC bought a new stake in shares of Papa Murphy’s Holdings during the first quarter worth approximately $107,000. Signia Capital Management LLC bought a new stake in shares of Papa Murphy’s Holdings during the first quarter worth approximately $2,610,000. Finally, FMR LLC bought a new stake in shares of Papa Murphy’s Holdings during the second quarter worth approximately $361,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 31.85% of the company’s stock.

About Papa Murphy’s Holdings

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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