Delta Apparel (NYSEAMERICAN:DLA) announced its quarterly earnings data on Monday. The textile maker reported $0.14 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.08 by $0.06, Morningstar.com reports.

DLA stock opened at $23.68 on Tuesday. Delta Apparel has a twelve month low of $16.11 and a twelve month high of $24.11.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Delta Apparel from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday.

In related news, Chairman Robert W. Humphreys sold 3,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Friday, January 25th. The stock was sold at an average price of $21.05, for a total transaction of $63,150.00. Following the transaction, the chairman now directly owns 556,883 shares in the company, valued at $11,722,387.15. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website. Also, Chairman Robert W. Humphreys sold 2,805 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, January 22nd. The stock was sold at an average price of $20.27, for a total value of $56,857.35. Following the transaction, the chairman now owns 559,688 shares in the company, valued at $11,344,875.76. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold 10,877 shares of company stock valued at $235,850 in the last three months.

Hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the business. Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc. bought a new stake in shares of Delta Apparel during the fourth quarter valued at about $25,000. Algert Global LLC raised its stake in shares of Delta Apparel by 34.4% during the third quarter. Algert Global LLC now owns 14,494 shares of the textile maker’s stock valued at $258,000 after purchasing an additional 3,706 shares in the last quarter. Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. bought a new stake in shares of Delta Apparel during the third quarter valued at about $261,000. LSV Asset Management bought a new stake in shares of Delta Apparel during the third quarter valued at about $722,000. Finally, Renaissance Technologies LLC raised its stake in shares of Delta Apparel by 154.7% during the second quarter. Renaissance Technologies LLC now owns 46,100 shares of the textile maker’s stock valued at $892,000 after purchasing an additional 28,000 shares in the last quarter.

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Delta Apparel Company Profile

Delta Apparel, Inc, through its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, sources, and markets a portfolio of lifestyle active wear apparel and related accessory products in the United States and internationally. The company operates through two segments, Delta Group and Salt Life Group. It markets, distributes, manufactures, and sells unembellished knit apparel under the Soffe, Delta Platinum, Delta Pro Weight, and Delta Magnum Weight brands to various large licensed screen printers and small independent businesses.

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