W.G. Shaheen & Associates DBA Whitney & Co boosted its position in E I Du Pont De Nemours And Co (NYSE:DD) by 6.1% in the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 58,341 shares of the basic materials company’s stock after purchasing an additional 3,354 shares during the period. E I Du Pont De Nemours And comprises 1.5% of W.G. Shaheen & Associates DBA Whitney & Co’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 24th biggest position. W.G. Shaheen & Associates DBA Whitney & Co’s holdings in E I Du Pont De Nemours And were worth $4,709,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of the business. Connors Investor Services Inc. grew its position in E I Du Pont De Nemours And by 0.7% in the 2nd quarter. Connors Investor Services Inc. now owns 139,578 shares of the basic materials company’s stock worth $11,265,000 after purchasing an additional 950 shares in the last quarter. Wealthfront Inc. boosted its stake in E I Du Pont De Nemours And by 2.6% in the second quarter. Wealthfront Inc. now owns 28,412 shares of the basic materials company’s stock valued at $2,293,000 after acquiring an additional 716 shares during the last quarter. GM Advisory Group Inc. purchased a new position in E I Du Pont De Nemours And in the second quarter valued at about $720,000. TIAA FSB purchased a new position in E I Du Pont De Nemours And in the second quarter valued at about $3,865,000. Finally, ETRADE Capital Management LLC boosted its stake in E I Du Pont De Nemours And by 5.5% in the second quarter. ETRADE Capital Management LLC now owns 32,469 shares of the basic materials company’s stock valued at $2,621,000 after acquiring an additional 1,681 shares during the last quarter. 71.21% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

Shares of E I Du Pont De Nemours And Co (DD) opened at $83.93 on Tuesday. E I Du Pont De Nemours And Co has a 52 week low of $66.02 and a 52 week high of $86.36. The company has a quick ratio of 1.46, a current ratio of 1.93 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.82.

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DD has been the topic of a number of research analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of E I Du Pont De Nemours And from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, August 30th. Morgan Stanley reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $77.00 target price on shares of E I Du Pont De Nemours And in a research note on Wednesday, September 6th. Jefferies Group LLC reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $96.00 target price on shares of E I Du Pont De Nemours And in a research note on Tuesday, August 29th. Finally, BidaskClub cut shares of E I Du Pont De Nemours And from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, July 27th. Six investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $81.86.

In other E I Du Pont De Nemours And news, SVP Benito Cachinero sold 10,621 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, August 17th. The shares were sold at an average price of $81.67, for a total value of $867,417.07. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through this link. Corporate insiders own 0.31% of the company’s stock.

E I Du Pont De Nemours And Profile

E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company is a science and technology-based company. It operates through six segments: Agriculture, Electronics & Communications (E&C), Industrial Biosciences, Nutrition & Health, Performance Materials and Protection Solutions. Its Agriculture segment includes products, such as corn hybrids and soybean varieties, herbicides, fungicides and insecticides.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for E I Du Pont De Nemours And (NYSE:DD)

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