Caxton Associates LP increased its position in DHT Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:DHT) by 25.0% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 250,000 shares of the shipping company’s stock after buying an additional 50,000 shares during the period. Caxton Associates LP owned 0.18% of DHT Holdings worth $1,038,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of the company. State Street Corp grew its stake in shares of DHT Holdings by 15.7% in the 2nd quarter. State Street Corp now owns 2,388,793 shares of the shipping company’s stock valued at $9,911,000 after buying an additional 323,923 shares during the period. Williams Jones & Associates LLC grew its stake in shares of DHT Holdings by 81.9% in the 2nd quarter. Williams Jones & Associates LLC now owns 379,773 shares of the shipping company’s stock valued at $1,576,000 after buying an additional 171,030 shares during the period. Numeric Investors LLC acquired a new stake in shares of DHT Holdings in the 2nd quarter valued at about $1,874,000. Voya Investment Management LLC grew its stake in shares of DHT Holdings by 16.8% in the 2nd quarter. Voya Investment Management LLC now owns 46,770 shares of the shipping company’s stock valued at $194,000 after buying an additional 6,737 shares during the period. Finally, California Public Employees Retirement System grew its stake in shares of DHT Holdings by 2.2% in the 2nd quarter. California Public Employees Retirement System now owns 691,858 shares of the shipping company’s stock valued at $2,871,000 after buying an additional 15,000 shares during the period. Institutional investors own 33.87% of the company’s stock.

DHT has been the subject of several research reports. BidaskClub downgraded DHT Holdings from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on Friday, August 11th. ValuEngine upgraded DHT Holdings from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, October 2nd. Zacks Investment Research downgraded DHT Holdings from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 12th. Stifel Nicolaus reiterated a “hold” rating and set a $5.25 price target on shares of DHT Holdings in a research note on Friday, July 7th. Finally, Maxim Group set a $7.00 price target on DHT Holdings and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, August 9th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $6.00.

DHT Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:DHT) traded up 2.28% during trading on Monday, reaching $4.03. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 123,260 shares. The company has a 50-day moving average of $3.91 and a 200 day moving average of $4.20. DHT Holdings, Inc. has a one year low of $3.29 and a one year high of $5.20. The firm’s market cap is $573.66 million.

DHT Holdings (NYSE:DHT) last announced its earnings results on Tuesday, August 8th. The shipping company reported $0.04 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.02 by $0.02. DHT Holdings had a negative net margin of 12.48% and a positive return on equity of 6.07%. The business had revenue of $59.63 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $58.47 million. Analysts expect that DHT Holdings, Inc. will post $0.24 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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DHT Holdings Company Profile

DHT Holdings, Inc operates a fleet of crude oil tankers. As of March 21, 2017, the Company’s fleet consisted of 21 crude oil tankers in operation. As of March 21, 2017, the Company’s fleet consisted of 19 very large crude carriers (VLCCs), which are tankers ranging in size from 200,000 to 320,000 deadweight tons (dwt), and two Aframax tankers (Aframaxes), which are tankers ranging in size from 80,000 to 120,000 dwt.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for DHT Holdings (NYSE:DHT)

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