Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. Grows Holdings in John B. Sanfilippo & Son, Inc. (NASDAQ:JBSS)

Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. raised its position in John B. Sanfilippo & Son, Inc. (NASDAQ:JBSS) by 17.2% during the 3rd quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The institutional investor owned 3,851 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 566 shares during the quarter. Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc.’s holdings in John B. Sanfilippo & Son were worth $315,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in JBSS. Advisor Group Holdings Inc. increased its stake in John B. Sanfilippo & Son by 166.7% in the 2nd quarter. Advisor Group Holdings Inc. now owns 520 shares of the company’s stock valued at $46,000 after buying an additional 325 shares during the period. O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC increased its stake in John B. Sanfilippo & Son by 60.8% in the 2nd quarter. O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC now owns 2,597 shares of the company’s stock valued at $230,000 after buying an additional 982 shares during the period. Metropolitan Life Insurance Co NY increased its stake in John B. Sanfilippo & Son by 92,600.0% in the 2nd quarter. Metropolitan Life Insurance Co NY now owns 2,781 shares of the company’s stock valued at $246,000 after buying an additional 2,778 shares during the period. Maryland State Retirement & Pension System acquired a new position in John B. Sanfilippo & Son in the 3rd quarter valued at $294,000. Finally, Envestnet Asset Management Inc. increased its stake in John B. Sanfilippo & Son by 28.0% in the 2nd quarter. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. now owns 3,889 shares of the company’s stock valued at $344,000 after buying an additional 850 shares during the period. 76.74% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

Shares of JBSS opened at $88.86 on Friday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.04, a quick ratio of 0.67 and a current ratio of 1.90. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.02 billion, a P/E ratio of 15.53 and a beta of 0.13. The company’s fifty day moving average is $87.38 and its two-hundred day moving average is $86.74. John B. Sanfilippo & Son, Inc. has a 1 year low of $77.52 and a 1 year high of $94.97.

John B. Sanfilippo & Son (NASDAQ:JBSS) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Sunday, October 24th. The company reported $1.51 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.39 by $0.12. John B. Sanfilippo & Son had a net margin of 7.57% and a return on equity of 27.21%. The company had revenue of $226.33 million for the quarter.

John B. Sanfilippo & Son Company Profile

John B. Sanfilippo & Son, Inc engages in selling nut and nut products through distribution channels. It offers dried fruit based products that are sold under, Fisher nuts, Orchard Valley Harvest, Southern Style Nuts, and Squirrel Brand. The company was founded by Gaspare Sanfilippo and John B. Sanfilippo in 1922 and is headquartered in Elgin, IL.

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