Martingale Asset Management L P maintained its position in shares of Ennis, Inc. (NYSE:EBF) during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 133,122 shares of the industrial products company’s stock at the end of the second quarter. Martingale Asset Management L P owned 0.52% of Ennis worth $2,543,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other large investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Wells Fargo & Company MN boosted its position in shares of Ennis by 1.9% in the 2nd quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 2,172,193 shares of the industrial products company’s stock worth $41,489,000 after purchasing an additional 39,519 shares during the last quarter. LSV Asset Management boosted its position in shares of Ennis by 4.1% in the 2nd quarter. LSV Asset Management now owns 711,695 shares of the industrial products company’s stock worth $13,593,000 after purchasing an additional 27,795 shares during the last quarter. Royce & Associates LP boosted its position in shares of Ennis by 53.6% in the 2nd quarter. Royce & Associates LP now owns 280,747 shares of the industrial products company’s stock worth $5,362,000 after purchasing an additional 97,967 shares during the last quarter. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. boosted its position in shares of Ennis by 27.1% in the 2nd quarter. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. now owns 205,626 shares of the industrial products company’s stock worth $3,928,000 after purchasing an additional 43,880 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Kennedy Capital Management Inc. boosted its position in shares of Ennis by 2.1% in the 2nd quarter. Kennedy Capital Management Inc. now owns 172,294 shares of the industrial products company’s stock worth $3,291,000 after purchasing an additional 3,584 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 83.15% of the company’s stock.

In related news, Director Kenneth G. Pritchett sold 2,916 shares of the stock in a transaction on Tuesday, September 5th. The stock was sold at an average price of $18.86, for a total value of $54,995.76. Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 60,964 shares in the company, valued at $1,149,781.04. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website. Corporate insiders own 4.04% of the company’s stock.

Ennis, Inc. (NYSE EBF) opened at 19.25 on Tuesday. The company has a market capitalization of $489.28 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 18.67 and a beta of 0.78. Ennis, Inc. has a 52-week low of $14.40 and a 52-week high of $19.85. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $18.98 and a 200 day moving average price of $17.59.

Ennis (NYSE:EBF) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, June 26th. The industrial products company reported $0.31 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.25 by $0.06. The business had revenue of $94.59 million during the quarter. Ennis had a return on equity of 12.35% and a net margin of 7.32%. Analysts anticipate that Ennis, Inc. will post $1.13 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Separately, BidaskClub lowered Ennis from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Thursday, August 10th.

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Ennis Company Profile

Ennis, Inc and its subsidiaries are engaged in the production and sale of printed business products, business forms and other business products. The Company operates through Print segment, which is engaged in printing, manufacturing and selling a range of business forms and other business products to distributors located throughout the United States primarily through independent dealers.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Ennis (NYSE:EBF)

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