Brandes Investment Partners LP boosted its stake in Orange SA (NASDAQ:ORAN) by 2.3% during the second quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 3,495,736 shares of the technology company’s stock after buying an additional 77,107 shares during the period. Brandes Investment Partners LP owned approximately 0.13% of Orange SA worth $55,862,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Other large investors have also recently modified their holdings of the company. Sei Investments Co. boosted its stake in shares of Orange SA by 12.5% in the first quarter. Sei Investments Co. now owns 6,509 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $101,000 after buying an additional 721 shares in the last quarter. Creative Planning boosted its stake in shares of Orange SA by 9.5% in the first quarter. Creative Planning now owns 6,505 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $101,000 after buying an additional 564 shares in the last quarter. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. boosted its stake in shares of Orange SA by 23.3% in the first quarter. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. now owns 9,971 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $155,000 after buying an additional 1,881 shares in the last quarter. HighTower Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Orange SA during the first quarter valued at $166,000. Finally, RMB Capital Management LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Orange SA during the first quarter valued at $215,000.

Shares of Orange SA (ORAN) remained flat at $17.01 during midday trading on Friday. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 33,129 shares. Orange SA has a 52-week low of $13.98 and a 52-week high of $17.63. The stock’s 50-day moving average price is $16.82 and its 200-day moving average price is $16.21. The company has a market capitalization of $45.23 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 309.27.

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ORAN has been the subject of several research reports. Zacks Investment Research cut Orange SA from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, August 8th. Bank of America Corporation cut Orange SA from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a report on Tuesday, June 13th. Finally, Berenberg Bank cut Orange SA from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Monday, June 19th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $16.00.

About Orange SA

Orange SA is a telecommunications operator. The Company also provides telecommunication services to multinational companies, under the brand Orange Business Services. The Company’s segments include France, Spain, Poland, Belgium and Luxembourg, Central European countries, Africa and Middle East, Enterprise, and International Carriers & Shared Services.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Orange SA (NASDAQ:ORAN)

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