Dean Investment Associates LLC reduced its holdings in shares of Schweitzer-Mauduit International, Inc. (NYSE:SWM) by 52.9% during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 98,184 shares of the company’s stock after selling 110,416 shares during the quarter. Dean Investment Associates LLC’s holdings in Schweitzer-Mauduit International were worth $4,454,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

Other large investors have also made changes to their positions in the company. Zions Bancorporation bought a new position in shares of Schweitzer-Mauduit International during the third quarter valued at $116,000. SG Americas Securities LLC lifted its holdings in shares of Schweitzer-Mauduit International by 103.8% during the third quarter. SG Americas Securities LLC now owns 5,765 shares of the company’s stock valued at $239,000 after purchasing an additional 2,936 shares in the last quarter. Piedmont Investment Advisors LLC bought a new position in shares of Schweitzer-Mauduit International during the second quarter valued at $247,000. Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd bought a new position in shares of Schweitzer-Mauduit International during the third quarter valued at $258,000. Finally, Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC bought a new position in shares of Schweitzer-Mauduit International during the second quarter valued at $267,000. 86.03% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Schweitzer-Mauduit International, Inc. (SWM) opened at $41.89 on Wednesday. Schweitzer-Mauduit International, Inc. has a 1-year low of $36.26 and a 1-year high of $48.06. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.21, a current ratio of 3.06 and a quick ratio of 2.05. The firm has a market capitalization of $1,290.00, a PE ratio of 16.30, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 2.58 and a beta of 1.26.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research downgraded Schweitzer-Mauduit International from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, January 5th.

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Schweitzer-Mauduit International Profile

Schweitzer-Mauduit International, Inc (SWM) is a diversified producer of engineered solutions and materials for a variety of industries. The Company has two operating product line segments: Engineered Papers, and Advanced Materials and Structures. As of December 31, 2016, the Company conducted business in over 90 countries and operate 18 production locations across the world, with facilities in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, France, Luxembourg, Russia, Brazil, China and Poland.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Schweitzer-Mauduit International (NYSE:SWM)

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