Ativo Capital Management LLC lifted its stake in Natural Health Trends Corp. (NASDAQ:NHTC) by 0.0% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 44,066 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 1 shares during the period. Ativo Capital Management LLC owned 0.39% of Natural Health Trends Corp. worth $1,227,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Several other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of the stock. Teachers Advisors LLC increased its holdings in shares of Natural Health Trends Corp. by 1.0% in the second quarter. Teachers Advisors LLC now owns 22,504 shares of the company’s stock valued at $627,000 after purchasing an additional 220 shares in the last quarter. Schroder Investment Management Group increased its holdings in shares of Natural Health Trends Corp. by 2.7% in the second quarter. Schroder Investment Management Group now owns 49,149 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,369,000 after purchasing an additional 1,300 shares in the last quarter. LSV Asset Management increased its holdings in shares of Natural Health Trends Corp. by 483.5% in the second quarter. LSV Asset Management now owns 38,514 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,072,000 after purchasing an additional 31,914 shares in the last quarter. Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. increased its holdings in shares of Natural Health Trends Corp. by 35.5% in the second quarter. Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. now owns 23,322 shares of the company’s stock valued at $650,000 after purchasing an additional 6,109 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. increased its holdings in shares of Natural Health Trends Corp. by 0.6% in the second quarter. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. now owns 26,348 shares of the company’s stock valued at $734,000 after purchasing an additional 152 shares in the last quarter. 33.84% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

Natural Health Trends Corp. (NASDAQ NHTC) traded up 1.64% during mid-day trading on Thursday, reaching $22.88. 5,326 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged. Natural Health Trends Corp. has a 12 month low of $18.05 and a 12 month high of $30.45. The firm has a market cap of $257.51 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 4.92 and a beta of 1.94. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $20.54 and a 200-day moving average of $26.16.

Natural Health Trends Corp. (NASDAQ:NHTC) last released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August 2nd. The company reported $0.91 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The firm had revenue of $51.47 million during the quarter. Natural Health Trends Corp. had a net margin of 21.42% and a return on equity of 62.56%.

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, August 31st. Stockholders of record on Monday, August 21st were paid a dividend of $0.11 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, August 17th. This represents a $0.44 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.95%. This is an increase from Natural Health Trends Corp.’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.10. Natural Health Trends Corp.’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 9.44%.

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Separately, BidaskClub lowered shares of Natural Health Trends Corp. from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, July 19th.

About Natural Health Trends Corp.

Natural Health Trends Corp. is a direct-selling and e-commerce company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, sells personal care, wellness, and quality of life products under the NHT Global brand. The Company’s subsidiaries have presence in various markets, such as North America; Greater China, which consists of Hong Kong, Taiwan and China; South Korea; Singapore; Malaysia; Japan; and Europe.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Natural Health Trends Corp. (NASDAQ:NHTC)

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