Duncker Streett & Co. Inc. lowered its position in shares of E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (NYSE:DD) by 3.4% during the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 4,526 shares of the basic materials company’s stock after selling 159 shares during the period. Duncker Streett & Co. Inc.’s holdings in E.I. du Pont de Nemours and were worth $365,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of the stock. Huntington National Bank increased its position in shares of E.I. du Pont de Nemours and by 0.5% in the second quarter. Huntington National Bank now owns 195,570 shares of the basic materials company’s stock worth $15,784,000 after buying an additional 945 shares during the last quarter. Bridges Investment Counsel Inc. boosted its stake in shares of E.I. du Pont de Nemours and by 600.6% in the second quarter. Bridges Investment Counsel Inc. now owns 48,491 shares of the basic materials company’s stock worth $3,914,000 after buying an additional 41,570 shares during the period. Bridges Investment Management Inc. boosted its stake in shares of E.I. du Pont de Nemours and by 2.4% in the second quarter. Bridges Investment Management Inc. now owns 6,910 shares of the basic materials company’s stock worth $558,000 after buying an additional 165 shares during the period. Private Bank & Trust Co. boosted its stake in shares of E.I. du Pont de Nemours and by 12.1% in the second quarter. Private Bank & Trust Co. now owns 6,050 shares of the basic materials company’s stock worth $488,000 after buying an additional 653 shares during the period. Finally, Altfest L J & Co. Inc. boosted its stake in shares of E.I. du Pont de Nemours and by 1.1% in the second quarter. Altfest L J & Co. Inc. now owns 3,768 shares of the basic materials company’s stock worth $304,000 after buying an additional 41 shares during the period. 71.18% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

Shares of E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (NYSE DD) traded up 0.253% during trading on Tuesday, reaching $81.355. 753,569 shares of the company were exchanged. The firm has a market capitalization of $70.60 billion, a P/E ratio of 31.779 and a beta of 1.76. The firm’s 50 day moving average is $82.69 and its 200 day moving average is $80.29. E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company has a 1-year low of $66.02 and a 1-year high of $86.36.

E.I. du Pont de Nemours and (NYSE:DD) last posted its earnings results on Tuesday, July 25th. The basic materials company reported $1.38 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.29 by $0.09. E.I. du Pont de Nemours and had a return on equity of 31.23% and a net margin of 8.86%. The company had revenue of $7.42 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $7.28 billion. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $1.24 earnings per share. The firm’s quarterly revenue was up 5.1% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, equities analysts anticipate that E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company will post $3.91 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 29th. Shareholders of record on Monday, July 31st will be paid a $0.38 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, July 27th. This represents a $1.52 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.87%. E.I. du Pont de Nemours and’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 59.38%.

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A number of analysts have recently commented on the stock. BidaskClub cut shares of E.I. du Pont de Nemours and from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Friday, August 4th. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of E.I. du Pont de Nemours and from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, July 24th. Deutsche Bank AG restated a “buy” rating and set a $95.00 target price (up previously from $90.00) on shares of E.I. du Pont de Nemours and in a report on Saturday, April 29th. Finally, Royal Bank Of Canada restated a “sector perform” rating and set a $86.00 target price (up previously from $78.00) on shares of E.I. du Pont de Nemours and in a report on Wednesday, April 26th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $81.15.

E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company Profile

E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company is a science and technology-based company. It operates through six segments: Agriculture, Electronics & Communications (E&C), Industrial Biosciences, Nutrition & Health, Performance Materials and Protection Solutions. Its Agriculture segment includes products, such as corn hybrids and soybean varieties, herbicides, fungicides and insecticides.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for E.I. du Pont de Nemours and (NYSE:DD)

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