Bridgeway Capital Management Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Spirit Aerosystems Holdings Inc. (NYSE:SPR) by 8.9% during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 726,600 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 59,600 shares during the period. Bridgeway Capital Management Inc. owned 0.56% of Spirit Aerosystems Holdings worth $31,244,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in SPR. State Street Corp raised its position in shares of Spirit Aerosystems Holdings by 4.9% in the first quarter. State Street Corp now owns 1,965,876 shares of the company’s stock valued at $89,171,000 after buying an additional 91,490 shares in the last quarter. Geode Capital Management LLC raised its position in shares of Spirit Aerosystems Holdings by 37.9% in the first quarter. Geode Capital Management LLC now owns 1,055,544 shares of the company’s stock valued at $47,878,000 after buying an additional 290,028 shares in the last quarter. Nuveen Asset Management LLC raised its position in shares of Spirit Aerosystems Holdings by 7.8% in the first quarter. Nuveen Asset Management LLC now owns 230,541 shares of the company’s stock valued at $10,457,000 after buying an additional 16,700 shares in the last quarter. Adage Capital Partners GP L.L.C. raised its position in shares of Spirit Aerosystems Holdings by 1,797.7% in the first quarter. Adage Capital Partners GP L.L.C. now owns 272,800 shares of the company’s stock valued at $12,374,000 after buying an additional 258,425 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Bayesian Capital Management LP purchased a new position in shares of Spirit Aerosystems Holdings during the first quarter valued at approximately $209,000.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Spirit Aerosystems Holdings (NYSE:SPR)

Shares of Spirit Aerosystems Holdings Inc. (NYSE:SPR) traded up 0.95% on Friday, reaching $55.02. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 1,466,604 shares. The stock has a 50-day moving average price of $48.64 and a 200-day moving average price of $45.90. Spirit Aerosystems Holdings Inc. has a 1-year low of $40.03 and a 1-year high of $55.32. The company has a market capitalization of $7.10 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 11.10 and a beta of 1.26.

Spirit Aerosystems Holdings (NYSE:SPR) last released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November 1st. The company reported $1.16 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.07 by $0.09. Spirit Aerosystems Holdings had a return on equity of 29.92% and a net margin of 7.32%. The business had revenue of $1.71 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.64 billion. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $0.89 EPS. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up 7.3% on a year-over-year basis. On average, equities research analysts forecast that Spirit Aerosystems Holdings Inc. will post $4.59 EPS for the current year.

Several equities analysts have recently commented on SPR shares. Standpoint Research restated a “buy” rating on shares of Spirit Aerosystems Holdings in a research note on Wednesday, July 27th. Vetr lowered Spirit Aerosystems Holdings from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $50.00 target price on the stock. in a research note on Wednesday, August 3rd. Morgan Stanley reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $57.00 target price on shares of Spirit Aerosystems Holdings in a research note on Monday, August 15th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Spirit Aerosystems Holdings from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $51.00 target price on the stock in a research note on Wednesday, October 5th. Finally, Robert W. Baird started coverage on Spirit Aerosystems Holdings in a research note on Wednesday, October 5th. They issued an “outperform” rating and a $54.00 target price on the stock. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have issued a hold rating and fourteen have given a buy rating to the company. Spirit Aerosystems Holdings presently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $55.83.

About Spirit Aerosystems Holdings

Spirit AeroSystems Holdings, Inc is a non-original equipment manufacturer (OEM) aircraft parts designer and manufacturer of commercial aero-structures. The Company is a supplier of aero-structures to The Boeing Company (Boeing) and Airbus SAS (Airbus). The Company operates through three segments: Fuselage Systems, Propulsion Systems and Wing Systems.

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