Van Berkom & Associates Inc. decreased its position in shares of Cardtronics PLC (NASDAQ:CATM) by 7.4% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 2,737,722 shares of the business services provider’s stock after selling 220,355 shares during the period. Cardtronics makes up 1.9% of Van Berkom & Associates Inc.’s holdings, making the stock its 28th biggest position. Van Berkom & Associates Inc. owned 0.06% of Cardtronics worth $66,198,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

A number of other hedge funds have also recently bought and sold shares of the business. Prudential Financial Inc. increased its position in Cardtronics by 2.4% during the 1st quarter. Prudential Financial Inc. now owns 76,362 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $1,704,000 after buying an additional 1,800 shares during the period. Legal & General Group Plc increased its position in Cardtronics by 2.4% during the 1st quarter. Legal & General Group Plc now owns 95,717 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $2,144,000 after buying an additional 2,220 shares during the period. Thrivent Financial for Lutherans increased its position in Cardtronics by 8.9% during the 1st quarter. Thrivent Financial for Lutherans now owns 30,878 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $689,000 after buying an additional 2,519 shares during the period. Swiss National Bank increased its position in Cardtronics by 3.4% during the 1st quarter. Swiss National Bank now owns 79,400 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $1,771,000 after buying an additional 2,600 shares during the period. Finally, Rhumbline Advisers increased its position in Cardtronics by 2.6% during the 1st quarter. Rhumbline Advisers now owns 104,608 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $2,334,000 after buying an additional 2,624 shares during the period.

In other Cardtronics news, Director Mark Rossi bought 5,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Monday, August 13th. The shares were purchased at an average price of $30.25 per share, for a total transaction of $151,250.00. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. Also, Director Hudson Executive Capital Lp bought 25,200 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Friday, August 10th. The stock was acquired at an average price of $29.97 per share, for a total transaction of $755,244.00. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. 0.60% of the stock is currently owned by company insiders.

Shares of NASDAQ CATM traded up $0.39 during mid-day trading on Tuesday, reaching $36.78. The company had a trading volume of 1,480 shares, compared to its average volume of 605,338. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.21, a quick ratio of 0.85 and a current ratio of 0.89. Cardtronics PLC has a one year low of $15.80 and a one year high of $37.87. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.71 billion, a P/E ratio of 13.23, a PEG ratio of 1.94 and a beta of 0.84.

Cardtronics (NASDAQ:CATM) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August 2nd. The business services provider reported $0.61 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.39 by $0.22. Cardtronics had a positive return on equity of 24.21% and a negative net margin of 11.00%. The company had revenue of $341.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $324.03 million. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $0.76 earnings per share. Cardtronics’s revenue was down 11.5% on a year-over-year basis. equities research analysts forecast that Cardtronics PLC will post 1.6 earnings per share for the current year.

CATM has been the topic of several recent research reports. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Cardtronics from a “strong sell” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $29.00 price objective on the stock in a research report on Tuesday, April 24th. BidaskClub upgraded Cardtronics from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, April 26th. Barrington Research restated a “hold” rating on shares of Cardtronics in a research report on Tuesday, May 1st. ValuEngine cut Cardtronics from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, May 2nd. Finally, Bank of America set a $20.00 price target on Cardtronics and gave the stock a “sell” rating in a research report on Friday, May 4th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have issued a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $27.80.

About Cardtronics

Cardtronics plc provides automated consumer financial services through its network of automated teller machines (ATMs) and multi-function financial services kiosks. The company offers cash dispensing and bank balance inquiries; and financial related services to cardholders, as well as ATM management and ATM equipment-related services to large retail merchants, smaller retailers, and operators of facilities, such as shopping malls, airports, and train stations.

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