Gideon Capital Advisors Inc. acquired a new stake in Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (NYSE:FCAU) during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm acquired 15,107 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $218,000.

A number of other large investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Natixis Advisors L.P. acquired a new position in Fiat Chrysler Automobiles in the fourth quarter worth about $326,000. Flinton Capital Management LLC grew its stake in Fiat Chrysler Automobiles by 913.8% in the fourth quarter. Flinton Capital Management LLC now owns 9,996 shares of the company’s stock worth $146,000 after purchasing an additional 9,010 shares in the last quarter. Hsbc Holdings PLC grew its stake in Fiat Chrysler Automobiles by 36.2% in the fourth quarter. Hsbc Holdings PLC now owns 733,782 shares of the company’s stock worth $10,611,000 after purchasing an additional 194,907 shares in the last quarter. NumerixS Investment Technologies Inc grew its stake in Fiat Chrysler Automobiles by 11,700.0% in the fourth quarter. NumerixS Investment Technologies Inc now owns 11,800 shares of the company’s stock worth $170,000 after purchasing an additional 11,700 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Banco Santander S.A. grew its stake in Fiat Chrysler Automobiles by 1,436.5% in the fourth quarter. Banco Santander S.A. now owns 662,311 shares of the company’s stock worth $9,617,000 after purchasing an additional 619,205 shares in the last quarter. 27.14% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

Shares of FCAU stock opened at $14.34 on Friday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.35, a current ratio of 0.82 and a quick ratio of 0.59. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV has a 52 week low of $14.01 and a 52 week high of $24.41. The company has a market capitalization of $27.77 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 3.79, a P/E/G ratio of 0.55 and a beta of 1.82.

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (NYSE:FCAU) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, February 7th. The company reported $1.04 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $1.01 by $0.03. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles had a return on equity of 21.32% and a net margin of 3.15%. The company had revenue of $30.62 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $29.94 billion. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.70 earnings per share. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles’s quarterly revenue was up 6.0% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, analysts predict that Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV will post 2.95 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

The business also recently announced an annual dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, May 2nd. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, April 24th will be paid a $0.7353 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, April 23rd. This represents a yield of 4.91%.

A number of equities analysts recently commented on the company. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Fiat Chrysler Automobiles from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday, February 11th. ValuEngine upgraded Fiat Chrysler Automobiles from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday, February 4th. UBS Group downgraded Fiat Chrysler Automobiles from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Tuesday, February 19th. Finally, Barclays downgraded Fiat Chrysler Automobiles from an “overweight” rating to an “equal weight” rating and set a $15.23 price target for the company. in a research note on Friday, February 8th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $20.22.

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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Company Profile

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V., together with its subsidiaries, designs, engineers, manufactures, distributes, and sells vehicles, components, and production systems. The company operates through five segments: NAFTA, LATAM, APAC, EMEA, and Maserati. It provides passenger cars, SUV vehicles, trucks, and light commercial vehicles under the Jeep, Ram, Dodge, Chrysler, Fiat, Fiat Professional, Alfa Romeo, and Abarth brands; and luxury vehicles under the Maserati brand, as well as related service parts and accessories, and service contracts under the Mopar brand.

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