Materion Corporation (NYSE:MTRN) Director Richard J. Hipple sold 8,000 shares of Materion Corporation stock in a transaction dated Thursday, November 16th. The shares were sold at an average price of $49.76, for a total transaction of $398,080.00. Following the transaction, the director now owns 43,224 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $2,150,826.24. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink.

Shares of Materion Corporation (NYSE MTRN) traded up $0.35 during mid-day trading on Thursday, reaching $49.80. 118,417 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 91,512. The company has a market capitalization of $1,012.20, a price-to-earnings ratio of 33.89 and a beta of 1.11. The company has a current ratio of 3.42, a quick ratio of 1.48 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.01. Materion Corporation has a twelve month low of $31.05 and a twelve month high of $52.10.

Materion Corporation (NYSE:MTRN) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October 26th. The basic materials company reported $0.50 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.40 by $0.10. The business had revenue of $294.27 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $290.96 million. Materion Corporation had a net margin of 2.48% and a return on equity of 6.08%. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 17.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.46 earnings per share. analysts expect that Materion Corporation will post 1.6 earnings per share for the current year.

The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 1st. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, November 8th will be given a $0.10 dividend. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.80%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, November 7th. Materion Corporation’s dividend payout ratio is 30.77%.

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Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of MTRN. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. increased its stake in shares of Materion Corporation by 0.7% in the 2nd quarter. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. now owns 5,130 shares of the basic materials company’s stock worth $193,000 after acquiring an additional 34 shares in the last quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company increased its holdings in shares of Materion Corporation by 0.4% during the second quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company now owns 15,496 shares of the basic materials company’s stock valued at $580,000 after acquiring an additional 58 shares in the last quarter. Texas Permanent School Fund increased its holdings in shares of Materion Corporation by 1.0% during the second quarter. Texas Permanent School Fund now owns 14,592 shares of the basic materials company’s stock valued at $546,000 after acquiring an additional 148 shares in the last quarter. Nisa Investment Advisors LLC increased its holdings in shares of Materion Corporation by 0.6% during the second quarter. Nisa Investment Advisors LLC now owns 23,280 shares of the basic materials company’s stock valued at $871,000 after acquiring an additional 150 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan increased its holdings in shares of Materion Corporation by 2.4% during the second quarter. Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan now owns 7,120 shares of the basic materials company’s stock valued at $267,000 after acquiring an additional 170 shares in the last quarter. 88.89% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

Several research firms recently weighed in on MTRN. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Materion Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Tuesday, October 31st. KeyCorp restated a “hold” rating on shares of Materion Corporation in a report on Monday. Jefferies Group LLC restated a “hold” rating and set a $36.00 price target on shares of Materion Corporation in a report on Thursday, October 12th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Materion Corporation from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, October 11th.

About Materion Corporation

Materion Corporation, through its subsidiaries, is an integrated producer of engineered materials used in a range of electrical, electronic, thermal, and structural applications. The Company operates in four segments: Performance Alloys and Composites, Advanced Materials, Precision Coatings, and Other.

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