Dillard’s, Inc. (NYSE:DDS) reached 53.81% versus a 1-year low price of $45.51. The stock was last seen 6.06% higher, reaching at $70 on 01/15/2018. At recent session, the prices were hovering between $66.17 and $71.93. This company shares are -34.86% up from its target price of $45.6 and the current market capitalization stands at $1.96B. The recent change has given its price a 21.9% lead over SMA 50 and -16.11% deficit over its 52-week high. The stock witnessed 22.59% gains, 35.03% gains and 18.24% gains for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. To measure price-variation, we found DDS’s volatility during a week at 5.91% and during a month it has been found around 4.28%.
Dillard’s, Inc. (DDS) Top Holders
Institutional investors currently hold around $1.8 billion or 0% in DDS stock. Look at its top three institutional owners. Evercore Trust Company, N.A. owns $536.75 million in Dillard’s, Inc., which represents roughly 27.39% of the company’s market cap and approximately 29.84% of the institutional ownership. Similar statistics are true for the second largest owner, Blackrock Inc., which owns 1,971,250 shares of the stock are valued at $137.99 million. The third largest holder is Dimensional Fund Advisors Lp, which currently holds $118.62 million worth of this stock and that ownership represents nearly 6.05% of its market capitalization.
Dillard’s, Inc. 13F Filings
At the end of 09/30/2017 reporting period, 72 institutional holders increased their position in Dillard’s, Inc. (NYSE:DDS) by some 2,342,702 shares, 109 decreased positions by 4,092,306 and 34 held positions by 19,265,238. That puts total institutional holdings at 25,700,246 shares, according to SEC filings. The stock grabbed 31 new institutional investments totaling 996,395 shares while 30 institutional investors sold out their entire positions totaling 753,587 shares.
Dillard’s, Inc. (NYSE:DDS) Insider Trades
Multiple company employees have indulged in significant insider trading. Dillard’s, Inc. disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that Director Watts J C Jr has sold 450 shares of Dillard’s, Inc. (DDS) in trading session dated Sep. 13, 2017. These shares are worth $27,135 and were traded at $60.3 each. The SEC filing shows that Einhorn David performed a sale of 35,125 shares. The 10% Owner disposed these shares by way of transaction on Jun. 08, 2017. The company’s shares were given away at $51.5 per share worth to an income of some $1,808,938 on account of Einhorn David.
Corporate VP Stores, Squires Burt, sold 4,138 common shares of Dillard’s, Inc. (DDS) in the open market. In a transaction dated Mar. 02, 2016, the shares were put up for sale at an average price of $83.52, raking in a sum of $345,606. After this sale, 26,333 common shares of DDS are directly owned by the insider, with total stake valued at $1,843,310.
In the transaction dated Sep. 01, 2015, the great number of shares acquired came courtesy the Director; Connor Robert C added a total of 1,212 shares at an average price of $90.26, amounting to approximately $109,395. The insider now directly owns 61,000 shares worth $4,270,000.
Dillard’s, Inc. (DDS) Analyst Guide
Several analysts have released their opinion on Dillard’s, Inc. (NYSE:DDS), with 0 analysts believing it is a strong buy. Whereas 1 of them predict the stock is a hold. Also, there are 0 buy, 1 sell and 2 strong sell ratings, collectively assigning a 4.25 average brokerage recommendation.