Acrospire Investment Management LLC boosted its position in shares of Press Ganey Holdings Inc. (NYSE:PGND) by 23.8% during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 2,600 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 500 shares during the period. Acrospire Investment Management LLC’s holdings in Press Ganey Holdings were worth $102,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Other large investors have also recently modified their holdings of the company. Mitra Capital LLC bought a new stake in Press Ganey Holdings during the first quarter valued at approximately $688,000. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. boosted its position in Press Ganey Holdings by 3.1% in the first quarter. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. now owns 2,015,472 shares of the company’s stock valued at $60,626,000 after buying an additional 60,255 shares during the last quarter. Loomis Sayles & Co. L P boosted its position in Press Ganey Holdings by 76.0% in the first quarter. Loomis Sayles & Co. L P now owns 607,395 shares of the company’s stock valued at $18,271,000 after buying an additional 262,362 shares during the last quarter. California State Teachers Retirement System boosted its position in Press Ganey Holdings by 113.7% in the second quarter. California State Teachers Retirement System now owns 46,423 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,827,000 after buying an additional 24,702 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Sawgrass Asset Management LLC acquired a new position in Press Ganey Holdings during the second quarter valued at about $215,000. Institutional investors own 91.97% of the company’s stock.

Press Ganey Holdings Inc. (NYSE:PGND) traded up 0.17% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $40.33. The company had a trading volume of 228,112 shares. The company’s 50 day moving average price is $40.44 and its 200-day moving average price is $35.60. The company has a market cap of $2.14 billion, a PE ratio of 78.92 and a beta of 0.99. Press Ganey Holdings Inc. has a one year low of $23.68 and a one year high of $42.09.

Press Ganey Holdings (NYSE:PGND) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, August 1st. The company reported $0.30 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.27 by $0.03. Press Ganey Holdings had a return on equity of 6.21% and a net margin of 7.92%. The company had revenue of $91.20 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $88.41 million. Equities research analysts anticipate that Press Ganey Holdings Inc. will post $1.14 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Several research analysts have issued reports on PGND shares. Canaccord Genuity reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Press Ganey Holdings in a research report on Friday, June 10th. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. cut Press Ganey Holdings from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating and set a $39.00 price objective for the company. in a research report on Monday, June 20th. They noted that the move was a valuation call. Robert W. Baird reiterated an “outperform” rating and issued a $43.00 price objective (up previously from $37.00) on shares of Press Ganey Holdings in a research report on Saturday, June 25th. Leerink Swann reiterated a “market perform” rating on shares of Press Ganey Holdings in a research report on Friday, June 24th. Finally, Raymond James Financial Inc. increased their price objective on Press Ganey Holdings from $38.00 to $45.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research report on Tuesday, August 2nd. Ten equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $39.56.

In related news, insider Patricia L. Riskind sold 35,948 shares of Press Ganey Holdings stock in a transaction on Monday, September 19th. The stock was sold at an average price of $40.22, for a total value of $1,445,828.56. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 77,434 shares in the company, valued at approximately $3,114,395.48. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink. Also, insider Joseph P. Greskoviak sold 85,730 shares of Press Ganey Holdings stock in a transaction on Tuesday, August 9th. The stock was sold at an average price of $41.04, for a total value of $3,518,359.20. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now owns 380,310 shares in the company, valued at $15,607,922.40. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. 5.10% of the stock is owned by insiders.

Press Ganey Holdings Company Profile

Press Ganey Holdings, Inc is a provider of patient experience and caregiver measurement, performance analytics and strategic advisory solutions for healthcare organizations. The Company provides its clients with a digital platform that captures the perspectives of patients, physicians, nurses and other healthcare employees and enables its clients to benchmark, analyze and manage the patient and caregiver experience.

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