First Trust Advisors LP trimmed its holdings in shares of Chase Co. (NYSEAMERICAN:CCF) by 6.6% during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 13,423 shares of the construction company’s stock after selling 942 shares during the period. First Trust Advisors LP owned approximately 0.14% of Chase worth $1,574,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also modified their holdings of CCF. Swiss National Bank increased its holdings in shares of Chase by 4.0% during the first quarter. Swiss National Bank now owns 13,000 shares of the construction company’s stock valued at $1,514,000 after purchasing an additional 500 shares during the period. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. grew its holdings in Chase by 1.4% during the first quarter. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. now owns 39,679 shares of the construction company’s stock worth $4,621,000 after acquiring an additional 562 shares during the period. Neuberger Berman Group LLC grew its holdings in Chase by 41.3% during the first quarter. Neuberger Berman Group LLC now owns 404,582 shares of the construction company’s stock worth $47,114,000 after acquiring an additional 118,347 shares during the period. Northern Trust Corp grew its holdings in Chase by 0.5% during the first quarter. Northern Trust Corp now owns 91,193 shares of the construction company’s stock worth $10,620,000 after acquiring an additional 432 shares during the period. Finally, Thomson Horstmann & Bryant Inc. grew its holdings in Chase by 8.5% during the first quarter. Thomson Horstmann & Bryant Inc. now owns 8,514 shares of the construction company’s stock worth $991,000 after acquiring an additional 668 shares during the period.

In related news, insider Peter R. Chase sold 1,405 shares of Chase stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, August 1st. The stock was sold at an average price of $125.03, for a total value of $175,667.15. Following the transaction, the insider now owns 5,693 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $711,795.79. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website. Also, insider Peter R. Chase sold 500 shares of Chase stock in a transaction dated Friday, July 6th. The stock was sold at an average price of $122.86, for a total value of $61,430.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now directly owns 5,693 shares in the company, valued at approximately $699,441.98. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold a total of 21,473 shares of company stock worth $2,669,607 in the last three months.

NYSEAMERICAN:CCF opened at $124.50 on Friday. Chase Co. has a 52-week low of $95.00 and a 52-week high of $131.70.

Chase (NYSEAMERICAN:CCF) last released its earnings results on Thursday, July 5th. The construction company reported $1.32 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The firm had revenue of $78.92 million for the quarter. Chase had a return on equity of 15.54% and a net margin of 13.43%.

Chase Company Profile

Chase Corporation manufactures and sells protective materials for various applications worldwide. It operates through two segments, Industrial Materials and Construction Materials. The Industrial Materials segment offers insulating and conducting materials to wire and cable manufacturers; laminated film foils for communication and local area network cables; moisture protective coatings for electronics industry; laminated durable papers, including laminated papers for envelope converting and commercial printing industries; pulling and detection tapes for fiber optic cables, and water and natural gas lines, as well as power, data, and video cables; cover tapes for semiconductor components; advanced adhesives, sealants, and coatings for automotive and industrial applications; polymeric microspheres; water-based polyurethane dispersions for various coating products; and composite strength elements for use in wind energy generation.

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