Delta Apparel, Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:DLA) CEO Robert W. Humphreys sold 1,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, March 13th. The shares were sold at an average price of $23.44, for a total value of $23,440.00. Following the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 538,910 shares in the company, valued at $12,632,050.40. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through this link.

NYSEAMERICAN:DLA traded up $0.89 during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $24.39. 37,159 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 22,176. Delta Apparel, Inc. has a twelve month low of $16.11 and a twelve month high of $24.99.

Delta Apparel (NYSEAMERICAN:DLA) last announced its earnings results on Monday, February 4th. The textile maker reported $0.14 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.08 by $0.06. The business had revenue of $101.68 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $100.98 million.

Several research analysts recently issued reports on the company. Roth Capital lowered Delta Apparel from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating and set a $26.00 target price on the stock. in a research report on Wednesday, February 6th. Zacks Investment Research lowered Delta Apparel from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday, February 4th.

Large investors have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Algert Global LLC increased its position in Delta Apparel by 34.4% during the 3rd quarter. Algert Global LLC now owns 14,494 shares of the textile maker’s stock valued at $258,000 after buying an additional 3,706 shares in the last quarter. LSV Asset Management increased its holdings in shares of Delta Apparel by 58.0% in the fourth quarter. LSV Asset Management now owns 64,119 shares of the textile maker’s stock valued at $1,104,000 after purchasing an additional 23,530 shares during the period. Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. acquired a new position in shares of Delta Apparel in the third quarter valued at about $261,000. Putnam Investments LLC acquired a new position in shares of Delta Apparel in the third quarter valued at about $1,600,000. Finally, Vanguard Group Inc increased its holdings in shares of Delta Apparel by 0.5% in the third quarter. Vanguard Group Inc now owns 234,210 shares of the textile maker’s stock valued at $4,167,000 after purchasing an additional 1,200 shares during the period.

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About Delta Apparel

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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