Victory Capital Management Inc. grew its position in shares of Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) (NYSE:NLS) by 36.4% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 81,776 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock after purchasing an additional 21,832 shares during the quarter. Victory Capital Management Inc. owned approximately 0.27% of Nautilus Group worth $1,382,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.
Other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. State of Alaska Department of Revenue boosted its holdings in Nautilus Group by 78.5% during the 2nd quarter. State of Alaska Department of Revenue now owns 6,014 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock valued at $115,000 after acquiring an additional 2,644 shares during the period. Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan boosted its holdings in Nautilus Group by 2.4% during the 2nd quarter. Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan now owns 7,260 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock valued at $139,000 after acquiring an additional 170 shares during the period. Citigroup Inc. boosted its holdings in Nautilus Group by 3,252.1% during the 2nd quarter. Citigroup Inc. now owns 7,341 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock valued at $141,000 after acquiring an additional 7,122 shares during the period. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. purchased a new stake in Nautilus Group during the 2nd quarter valued at about $193,000. Finally, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA boosted its holdings in Nautilus Group by 36.8% during the 2nd quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA now owns 12,553 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock valued at $240,000 after acquiring an additional 3,379 shares during the period. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 97.86% of the company’s stock.
NLS has been the subject of several analyst reports. B. Riley restated a “buy” rating and set a $22.00 target price on shares of Nautilus Group in a report on Tuesday, September 5th. DA Davidson restated a “buy” rating and set a $22.00 target price on shares of Nautilus Group in a report on Wednesday, August 16th. Aegis initiated coverage on Nautilus Group in a report on Monday, September 11th. They set a “buy” rating and a $21.00 target price for the company. TheStreet cut Nautilus Group from a “b” rating to a “c+” rating in a report on Thursday, November 2nd. Finally, Lake Street Capital cut Nautilus Group from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and dropped their price objective for the stock from $25.00 to $15.00 in a report on Tuesday, October 31st. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $18.96.
Nautilus Group, Inc. (NLS) traded up $0.30 during midday trading on Thursday, reaching $13.50. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 278,089 shares, compared to its average volume of 343,118. Nautilus Group, Inc. has a 1-year low of $12.25 and a 1-year high of $19.80. The company has a current ratio of 2.02, a quick ratio of 1.38 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.20. The stock has a market cap of $408.40, a PE ratio of 13.43, a P/E/G ratio of 1.45 and a beta of 2.12.
Nautilus Group (NYSE:NLS) last released its quarterly earnings data on Monday, October 30th. The specialty retailer reported $0.27 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.24 by $0.03. Nautilus Group had a return on equity of 18.54% and a net margin of 7.28%. The business had revenue of $88.10 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $92.29 million. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.16 EPS. The business’s revenue was up 9.0% on a year-over-year basis. equities analysts forecast that Nautilus Group, Inc. will post 0.92 EPS for the current year.
In other news, CEO Bruce M. Cazenave sold 5,350 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, November 10th. The stock was sold at an average price of $12.66, for a total value of $67,731.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now owns 372,876 shares in the company, valued at approximately $4,720,610.16. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website. Also, SVP Wayne M. Bolio sold 16,190 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, November 10th. The shares were sold at an average price of $12.84, for a total value of $207,879.60. Following the completion of the transaction, the senior vice president now owns 60,189 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $772,826.76. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. In the last quarter, insiders sold 26,540 shares of company stock valued at $340,611. Company insiders own 3.70% of the company’s stock.
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Nautilus Group Profile
Nautilus, Inc is a consumer fitness products company. The Company operates through two segments: Direct and Retail. Its principal business activities include designing, developing, sourcing and marketing of cardio and strength fitness products and related accessories for consumer use, primarily in the United States and Canada, but also in international markets outside North America.
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