Aigen Investment Management LP purchased a new position in shares of Vicor Co. (NASDAQ:VICR) during the third quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor purchased 422 shares of the electronics maker’s stock, valued at approximately $33,000.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. First Trust Advisors LP raised its stake in shares of Vicor by 37.1% in the third quarter. First Trust Advisors LP now owns 124,960 shares of the electronics maker’s stock valued at $9,713,000 after acquiring an additional 33,812 shares in the last quarter. RK Capital Management LLC increased its holdings in Vicor by 67.5% in the second quarter. RK Capital Management LLC now owns 66,000 shares of the electronics maker’s stock valued at $4,749,000 after buying an additional 26,600 shares during the last quarter. Sei Investments Co. increased its holdings in Vicor by 99.3% in the second quarter. Sei Investments Co. now owns 38,825 shares of the electronics maker’s stock valued at $2,812,000 after buying an additional 19,349 shares during the last quarter. WINTON GROUP Ltd increased its holdings in Vicor by 51.7% in the third quarter. WINTON GROUP Ltd now owns 28,916 shares of the electronics maker’s stock valued at $2,248,000 after buying an additional 9,851 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Dupont Capital Management Corp increased its holdings in Vicor by 28.1% in the third quarter. Dupont Capital Management Corp now owns 13,629 shares of the electronics maker’s stock valued at $1,059,000 after buying an additional 2,986 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 36.31% of the company’s stock.

Shares of VICR opened at $82.02 on Friday. Vicor Co. has a fifty-two week low of $30.42 and a fifty-two week high of $90.88. The company has a market capitalization of $3.55 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 431.71 and a beta of 0.80. The firm has a 50-day simple moving average of $81.57 and a 200-day simple moving average of $74.55.

Vicor (NASDAQ:VICR) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, October 22nd. The electronics maker reported $0.13 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.10 by $0.03. Vicor had a net margin of 3.05% and a return on equity of 3.47%. The business had revenue of $78.10 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $74.50 million. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 10.3% compared to the same quarter last year. As a group, sell-side analysts forecast that Vicor Co. will post 0.25 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Several equities analysts recently commented on the company. Zacks Investment Research lowered Vicor from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, October 27th. Needham & Company LLC increased their target price on Vicor from $85.00 to $95.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, October 23rd. TheStreet raised Vicor from a “c” rating to a “b-” rating in a report on Tuesday, August 4th. Finally, BidaskClub lowered Vicor from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, November 2nd. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $84.60.

In related news, VP Alex Gusinov sold 903 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, September 14th. The shares were sold at an average price of $82.50, for a total value of $74,497.50. Following the completion of the sale, the vice president now owns 19,860 shares in the company, valued at $1,638,450. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website. Also, VP Kemble D. Morrison sold 3,940 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, September 9th. The shares were sold at an average price of $83.35, for a total transaction of $328,399.00. Following the completion of the sale, the vice president now owns 2,800 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $233,380. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold 44,166 shares of company stock valued at $3,666,555 in the last quarter. Insiders own 36.60% of the company’s stock.

Vicor Profile

Vicor Corporation designs, develops, manufactures, and markets modular power components and power systems for converting electrical power in the United States, Europe, the Asia Pacific, and internationally. The company offers a range of brick-format DC-DC converters; complementary components; and input and output voltage, and output power products, as well as electrical and mechanical accessories.

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