Dimensional Fund Advisors LP boosted its stake in Nutraceutical International Corporation (NASDAQ:NUTR) by 4.0% during the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 701,373 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 26,935 shares during the period. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP owned about 0.08% of Nutraceutical International Corporation worth $21,848,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Several other large investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in NUTR. American International Group Inc. boosted its stake in Nutraceutical International Corporation by 7.0% in the first quarter. American International Group Inc. now owns 5,076 shares of the company’s stock valued at $158,000 after buying an additional 333 shares during the period. Strs Ohio boosted its stake in Nutraceutical International Corporation by 3.1% in the first quarter. Strs Ohio now owns 20,000 shares of the company’s stock valued at $623,000 after buying an additional 600 shares during the period. Bank of New York Mellon Corp boosted its stake in Nutraceutical International Corporation by 4.8% in the first quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 48,139 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,499,000 after buying an additional 2,206 shares during the period. Geode Capital Management LLC boosted its stake in Nutraceutical International Corporation by 4.0% in the first quarter. Geode Capital Management LLC now owns 82,159 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,558,000 after buying an additional 3,125 shares during the period. Finally, Spark Investment Management LLC boosted its stake in Nutraceutical International Corporation by 13.1% in the first quarter. Spark Investment Management LLC now owns 39,700 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,236,000 after buying an additional 4,600 shares during the period. 72.32% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

Shares of Nutraceutical International Corporation (NASDAQ:NUTR) opened at 42.00 on Thursday. Nutraceutical International Corporation has a 52-week low of $24.92 and a 52-week high of $42.40. The stock’s 50 day moving average is $41.71 and its 200 day moving average is $36.10. The stock has a market capitalization of $388.33 million, a PE ratio of 27.13 and a beta of 0.49.

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Separately, BidaskClub cut shares of Nutraceutical International Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Saturday, July 8th.

About Nutraceutical International Corporation

Nutraceutical International Corporation is an integrated manufacturer, marketer, distributor and retailer of nutritional supplements and other natural products. The Company’s products include vitamins and minerals; herbs; specialty formulas; personal care products; liquid nutritional products; homeopathics; functional foods, and other products.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Nutraceutical International Corporation (NASDAQ:NUTR)

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