Papa Murphy’s Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:FRSH) major shareholder Mfp Partners Lp bought 4,350 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, July 12th. The shares were bought at an average price of $4.20 per share, for a total transaction of $18,270.00. The acquisition was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Large shareholders that own at least 10% of a company’s stock are required to disclose their sales and purchases with the SEC.

Mfp Partners Lp also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Tuesday, August 8th, Mfp Partners Lp acquired 32,453 shares of Papa Murphy’s Holdings stock. The stock was acquired at an average price of $4.18 per share, for a total transaction of $135,653.54.
  • On Wednesday, August 2nd, Mfp Partners Lp acquired 20,328 shares of Papa Murphy’s Holdings stock. The stock was acquired at an average price of $4.21 per share, for a total transaction of $85,580.88.
  • On Tuesday, July 18th, Mfp Partners Lp acquired 30,900 shares of Papa Murphy’s Holdings stock. The stock was acquired at an average price of $4.15 per share, for a total transaction of $128,235.00.
  • On Monday, July 17th, Mfp Partners Lp acquired 10,032 shares of Papa Murphy’s Holdings stock. The stock was acquired at an average price of $4.20 per share, for a total transaction of $42,134.40.
  • On Wednesday, July 19th, Mfp Partners Lp acquired 50,032 shares of Papa Murphy’s Holdings stock. The stock was acquired at an average price of $4.18 per share, for a total transaction of $209,133.76.
  • On Thursday, July 13th, Mfp Partners Lp acquired 200 shares of Papa Murphy’s Holdings stock. The stock was acquired at an average price of $4.20 per share, for a total transaction of $840.00.
  • On Monday, July 10th, Mfp Partners Lp acquired 100 shares of Papa Murphy’s Holdings stock. The stock was acquired at an average price of $4.20 per share, for a total transaction of $420.00.
  • On Friday, July 14th, Mfp Partners Lp acquired 30,968 shares of Papa Murphy’s Holdings stock. The stock was acquired at an average price of $4.20 per share, for a total transaction of $130,065.60.
  • On Thursday, July 6th, Mfp Partners Lp bought 5,000 shares of Papa Murphy’s Holdings stock. The stock was purchased at an average cost of $4.20 per share, for a total transaction of $21,000.00.
  • On Wednesday, July 5th, Mfp Partners Lp bought 16,755 shares of Papa Murphy’s Holdings stock. The stock was purchased at an average cost of $4.24 per share, for a total transaction of $71,041.20.

Shares of Papa Murphy’s Holdings, Inc. (FRSH) opened at 4.20 on Wednesday. Papa Murphy’s Holdings, Inc. has a 52 week low of $3.56 and a 52 week high of $7.17. The company’s market capitalization is $71.25 million. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is $4.27 and its 200 day moving average price is $4.57.

Papa Murphy’s Holdings (NASDAQ:FRSH) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May 10th. The company reported $0.05 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of ($0.06) by $0.11. The company had revenue of $31.99 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $35.59 million. Papa Murphy’s Holdings had a negative net margin of 2.71% and a positive return on equity of 2.91%. Papa Murphy’s Holdings’s quarterly revenue was down 3.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.04 EPS. Equities analysts predict that Papa Murphy’s Holdings, Inc. will post $0.21 EPS for the current year.

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FRSH has been the topic of several research reports. Zacks Investment Research cut Papa Murphy’s Holdings from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, July 21st. Wells Fargo & Company cut Papa Murphy’s Holdings from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating and reduced their target price for the stock from $5.25 to $5.00 in a report on Tuesday, May 23rd. Finally, Jefferies Group LLC reaffirmed a “hold” rating and issued a $5.00 target price on shares of Papa Murphy’s Holdings in a report on Thursday, July 27th. Seven equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, Papa Murphy’s Holdings has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $4.92.

A number of hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in FRSH. KCG Holdings Inc. acquired a new stake in Papa Murphy’s Holdings during the first quarter worth approximately $357,000. Renaissance Technologies LLC acquired a new stake in Papa Murphy’s Holdings during the first quarter worth approximately $421,000. Citadel Advisors LLC acquired a new stake in Papa Murphy’s Holdings during the first quarter worth approximately $107,000. Signia Capital Management LLC acquired a new stake in Papa Murphy’s Holdings during the first quarter worth approximately $2,610,000. Finally, Boston Partners increased its stake in Papa Murphy’s Holdings by 2.2% in the first quarter. Boston Partners now owns 616,342 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,940,000 after buying an additional 13,104 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors own 31.85% of the company’s stock.

Papa Murphy’s Holdings Company Profile

Papa Murphy’s Holdings, Inc is a holding company. The Company, together with its subsidiaries, is a franchisor and operator of the Take ‘N’ Bake pizza chain in the United States. The Company franchises the right to operate Take ‘N’ Bake pizza franchises and operates Take ‘N’ Bake pizza stores owned by the Company.

Insider Buying and Selling by Quarter for Papa Murphy`s Holdings (NASDAQ:FRSH)

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