Balyasny Asset Management LLC raised its holdings in Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) by 1,043.2% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 89,532 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 81,700 shares during the period. Balyasny Asset Management LLC owned 0.12% of Oshkosh Corporation worth $6,167,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Other institutional investors and hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of the company. Raymond James Trust N.A. boosted its position in shares of Oshkosh Corporation by 0.9% in the second quarter. Raymond James Trust N.A. now owns 3,054 shares of the company’s stock valued at $210,000 after acquiring an additional 28 shares during the period. Hanseatic Management Services Inc. boosted its position in shares of Oshkosh Corporation by 0.3% in the second quarter. Hanseatic Management Services Inc. now owns 15,738 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,084,000 after acquiring an additional 41 shares during the period. M&T Bank Corp boosted its position in shares of Oshkosh Corporation by 1.2% in the second quarter. M&T Bank Corp now owns 5,135 shares of the company’s stock valued at $353,000 after acquiring an additional 61 shares during the period. Advisors Asset Management Inc. boosted its position in shares of Oshkosh Corporation by 3.5% in the second quarter. Advisors Asset Management Inc. now owns 2,039 shares of the company’s stock valued at $140,000 after acquiring an additional 68 shares during the period. Finally, Paradigm Asset Management Co. LLC boosted its position in shares of Oshkosh Corporation by 4.7% in the second quarter. Paradigm Asset Management Co. LLC now owns 2,250 shares of the company’s stock valued at $155,000 after acquiring an additional 100 shares during the period. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 94.64% of the company’s stock.

In other news, VP Marek W. May sold 3,200 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, August 4th. The stock was sold at an average price of $74.89, for a total transaction of $239,648.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the vice president now directly owns 11,068 shares in the company, valued at approximately $828,882.52. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. Also, VP R Scott Grennier sold 4,883 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, August 10th. The shares were sold at an average price of $74.40, for a total value of $363,295.20. Following the transaction, the vice president now owns 4,912 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $365,452.80. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Over the last ninety days, insiders have sold 50,533 shares of company stock valued at $3,810,466. Insiders own 2.00% of the company’s stock.

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A number of research firms have recently commented on OSK. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Oshkosh Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, September 1st. Royal Bank Of Canada restated an “outperform” rating and issued a $85.00 price objective (up from $80.00) on shares of Oshkosh Corporation in a research report on Wednesday, August 9th. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Oshkosh Corporation from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, August 8th. Deutsche Bank AG raised their price objective on shares of Oshkosh Corporation from $79.00 to $80.00 and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, August 3rd. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Oshkosh Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $94.00 price objective for the company in a research report on Wednesday, October 4th. Four analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, nine have issued a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $82.40.

Shares of Oshkosh Corporation (OSK) opened at 84.24 on Monday. The company has a market capitalization of $6.30 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 25.00 and a beta of 1.77. Oshkosh Corporation has a 12 month low of $52.00 and a 12 month high of $84.97. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $77.31 and its 200 day moving average is $70.73.

Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August 2nd. The company reported $1.84 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.33 by $0.51. Oshkosh Corporation had a net margin of 3.83% and a return on equity of 14.49%. The business had revenue of $2.04 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.95 billion. During the same period last year, the firm posted $1.13 EPS. The company’s revenue was up 16.6% on a year-over-year basis. Equities analysts expect that Oshkosh Corporation will post $3.95 EPS for the current year.

About Oshkosh Corporation

Oshkosh Corporation is a manufacturer and marketer of access equipment, specialty vehicles and truck bodies for the primary markets of defense, concrete placement, refuse hauling, access equipment, and fire and emergency. The company’s brands include Oshkosh, JLG, Pierce, McNeilus, IMT, Frontline, Jerr-Dan, CON-E-CO and London.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK)

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