IFP Advisors Inc trimmed its position in shares of Clean Harbors Inc (NYSE:CLH) by 56.3% during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 1,727 shares of the business services provider’s stock after selling 2,227 shares during the period. IFP Advisors Inc’s holdings in Clean Harbors were worth $83,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in CLH. BlackRock Inc. grew its stake in shares of Clean Harbors by 18.2% in the 3rd quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 5,071,096 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $362,991,000 after buying an additional 782,473 shares in the last quarter. Vanguard Group Inc grew its stake in shares of Clean Harbors by 2.6% in the 3rd quarter. Vanguard Group Inc now owns 4,495,357 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $321,778,000 after buying an additional 113,188 shares in the last quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. grew its stake in shares of Clean Harbors by 2.6% in the 3rd quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 4,495,357 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $321,778,000 after buying an additional 113,188 shares in the last quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP grew its stake in shares of Clean Harbors by 1.3% in the 3rd quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 2,016,240 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $144,321,000 after buying an additional 26,729 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Renaissance Technologies LLC grew its stake in shares of Clean Harbors by 5.1% in the 3rd quarter. Renaissance Technologies LLC now owns 1,388,902 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $99,418,000 after buying an additional 67,800 shares in the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 94.92% of the company’s stock.

CLH stock opened at $58.19 on Tuesday. Clean Harbors Inc has a 12 month low of $44.74 and a 12 month high of $72.50. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.35, a current ratio of 2.04 and a quick ratio of 1.70. The stock has a market cap of $3.23 billion, a P/E ratio of 176.33 and a beta of 1.37.

A number of equities analysts have commented on the stock. Oppenheimer reissued a “hold” rating on shares of Clean Harbors in a research note on Wednesday, October 31st. UBS Group set a $56.00 price objective on shares of Clean Harbors and gave the stock a “sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, November 1st. BMO Capital Markets dropped their price objective on shares of Clean Harbors from $78.00 to $76.00 and set an “outperform” rating for the company in a research note on Thursday, November 1st. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Clean Harbors from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, January 2nd. Finally, TheStreet cut shares of Clean Harbors from a “b-” rating to a “c+” rating in a research note on Thursday, December 27th. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $66.75.

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Clean Harbors Profile

Clean Harbors, Inc provides environmental, energy, and industrial services in North America. It operates through Technical Services; Industrial and Field Services; Safety-Kleen; and Oil, Gas and Lodging Services segments. The company's Technical Services segment provides a range of hazardous material management services, including the packaging, collection, transportation, treatment, and disposal of hazardous and non-hazardous waste at its incinerator, landfill, wastewater, and other treatment facilities.

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