Voya Investment Management LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Atkore International Group Inc (NASDAQ:ATKR) during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm purchased 14,129 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $319,000.

Other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Victory Capital Management Inc. raised its holdings in shares of Atkore International Group by 17.7% during the 2nd quarter. Victory Capital Management Inc. now owns 5,898 shares of the company’s stock valued at $133,000 after purchasing an additional 885 shares in the last quarter. Legal & General Group Plc raised its holdings in shares of Atkore International Group by 300.6% during the 2nd quarter. Legal & General Group Plc now owns 8,140 shares of the company’s stock valued at $183,000 after purchasing an additional 6,108 shares in the last quarter. American International Group Inc. bought a new position in shares of Atkore International Group during the 1st quarter valued at $194,000. JPMorgan Chase & Co. bought a new position in shares of Atkore International Group during the 1st quarter valued at $256,000. Finally, Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc. raised its holdings in shares of Atkore International Group by 190.4% during the 2nd quarter. Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc. now owns 15,364 shares of the company’s stock valued at $346,000 after purchasing an additional 10,073 shares in the last quarter.

Atkore International Group Inc (NASDAQ:ATKR) opened at $19.13 on Tuesday. Atkore International Group Inc has a twelve month low of $15.05 and a twelve month high of $27.30.

ATKR has been the topic of a number of recent research reports. Royal Bank Of Canada restated a “buy” rating and set a $20.00 price target on shares of Atkore International Group in a report on Wednesday, August 9th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Atkore International Group from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a report on Friday, August 11th. BidaskClub downgraded shares of Atkore International Group from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, October 13th. Citigroup Inc. restated a “buy” rating and set a $23.00 price target (up previously from $22.00) on shares of Atkore International Group in a report on Monday, October 9th. Finally, TheStreet downgraded shares of Atkore International Group from a “c-” rating to a “d+” rating in a report on Wednesday, August 23rd. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $22.25.

In other news, CFO James A. Mallak sold 21,867 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, October 20th. The shares were sold at an average price of $20.00, for a total transaction of $437,340.00. Following the transaction, the chief financial officer now owns 93,855 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,877,100. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website. Also, VP James A. Mallak sold 77,856 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, October 24th. The stock was sold at an average price of $20.00, for a total transaction of $1,557,120.00. Following the transaction, the vice president now owns 93,855 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,877,100. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold a total of 169,367 shares of company stock worth $3,387,340 in the last quarter.

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Atkore International Group Profile

Atkore International Group Inc is a manufacturer of electrical raceway products. The Company’s products are primarily offered for non-residential construction and renovation markets, and mechanical products and solutions (MP&S) for the construction and industrial markets. The Company operates in two segments: Electrical Raceway and MP&S.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Atkore International Group (NASDAQ:ATKR)

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