Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky decreased its holdings in shares of Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) by 0.6% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 213,320 shares of the company’s stock after selling 1,200 shares during the period. Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky owned approximately 0.29% of Oshkosh Corporation worth $14,694,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of the company. Invictus RG bought a new stake in shares of Oshkosh Corporation during the 1st quarter valued at $133,000. Advisors Asset Management Inc. raised its position in shares of Oshkosh Corporation by 9.5% during the 1st quarter. Advisors Asset Management Inc. now owns 1,971 shares of the company’s stock valued at $135,000 after acquiring an additional 171 shares during the last quarter. Paradigm Asset Management Co. LLC raised its position in shares of Oshkosh Corporation by 4.7% during the 2nd quarter. Paradigm Asset Management Co. LLC now owns 2,250 shares of the company’s stock valued at $155,000 after acquiring an additional 100 shares during the last quarter. ARP Americas LLC bought a new stake in shares of Oshkosh Corporation during the 2nd quarter valued at $206,000. Finally, Raymond James Trust N.A. raised its position in shares of Oshkosh Corporation by 0.9% during the 2nd quarter. Raymond James Trust N.A. now owns 3,054 shares of the company’s stock valued at $210,000 after acquiring an additional 28 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors own 94.64% of the company’s stock.

OSK has been the subject of a number of recent analyst reports. KeyCorp restated a “buy” rating and issued a $85.00 price objective on shares of Oshkosh Corporation in a research report on Sunday, September 17th. Jefferies Group LLC restated a “buy” rating and issued a $85.00 price objective on shares of Oshkosh Corporation in a research report on Thursday, September 7th. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Oshkosh Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, September 1st. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Oshkosh Corporation from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, August 9th. Finally, Royal Bank Of Canada restated an “outperform” rating and issued a $85.00 price objective (up previously from $80.00) on shares of Oshkosh Corporation in a research report on Wednesday, August 9th. Seven analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, eight have given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $76.50.

In other Oshkosh Corporation news, Director Craig P. Omtvedt sold 7,050 shares of Oshkosh Corporation stock in a transaction on Friday, August 4th. The shares were sold at an average price of $74.82, for a total value of $527,481.00. Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 32,374 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $2,422,222.68. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website. Also, VP Robert S. Messina sold 3,400 shares of Oshkosh Corporation stock in a transaction on Monday, August 7th. The shares were sold at an average price of $75.23, for a total transaction of $255,782.00. Following the completion of the sale, the vice president now directly owns 12,558 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $944,738.34. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Over the last ninety days, insiders sold 50,533 shares of company stock valued at $3,810,466. Insiders own 2.00% of the company’s stock.

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Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) traded down 0.34% during trading on Tuesday, reaching $80.31. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 18,293 shares. Oshkosh Corporation has a 12 month low of $50.77 and a 12 month high of $80.92. The company has a market cap of $6.01 billion, a P/E ratio of 23.83 and a beta of 1.77. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $74.30 and its 200 day moving average is $69.56.

Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August 2nd. The company reported $1.84 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.33 by $0.51. Oshkosh Corporation had a net margin of 3.83% and a return on equity of 14.49%. The firm had revenue of $2.04 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.95 billion. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $1.13 earnings per share. The business’s revenue was up 16.6% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, equities analysts forecast that Oshkosh Corporation will post $3.95 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, September 1st. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 18th were paid a $0.21 dividend. This represents a $0.84 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.04%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, August 16th. Oshkosh Corporation’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is currently 25.07%.

About Oshkosh Corporation

Oshkosh Corporation is a manufacturer and marketer of access equipment, specialty vehicles and truck bodies for the primary markets of defense, concrete placement, refuse hauling, access equipment, and fire and emergency. The company’s brands include Oshkosh, JLG, Pierce, McNeilus, IMT, Frontline, Jerr-Dan, CON-E-CO and London.

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