Dimensional Fund Advisors LP lowered its position in shares of National Presto Industries, Inc. (NYSE:NPK) by 0.1% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 196,659 shares of the conglomerate’s stock after selling 134 shares during the period. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP owned 2.82% of National Presto Industries worth $21,731,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Alliancebernstein L.P. increased its stake in shares of National Presto Industries by 534.3% during the second quarter. Alliancebernstein L.P. now owns 13,320 shares of the conglomerate’s stock worth $1,472,000 after purchasing an additional 11,220 shares during the period. LSV Asset Management increased its stake in shares of National Presto Industries by 84.4% during the second quarter. LSV Asset Management now owns 33,763 shares of the conglomerate’s stock worth $3,730,000 after purchasing an additional 15,453 shares during the period. Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC bought a new position in shares of National Presto Industries during the second quarter worth approximately $220,000. Teachers Advisors LLC increased its stake in shares of National Presto Industries by 18.0% during the second quarter. Teachers Advisors LLC now owns 9,831 shares of the conglomerate’s stock worth $1,086,000 after purchasing an additional 1,497 shares during the period. Finally, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. increased its stake in shares of National Presto Industries by 28.6% during the second quarter. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. now owns 43,357 shares of the conglomerate’s stock worth $4,791,000 after purchasing an additional 9,648 shares during the period. Institutional investors own 53.55% of the company’s stock.

National Presto Industries, Inc. (NYSE NPK) opened at $118.45 on Wednesday. National Presto Industries, Inc. has a 52 week low of $84.85 and a 52 week high of $121.40. The company has a market capitalization of $839.29, a price-to-earnings ratio of 15.27 and a beta of 0.50.

Separately, BidaskClub upgraded National Presto Industries from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday, August 1st.

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National Presto Industries Company Profile

National Presto Industries, Inc operates through two business segments: the Housewares/Small Appliance segment and the Defense segment. The Housewares/Small Appliance segment designs, markets and distributes housewares and small electrical appliances, including pressure cookers and canners, kitchen electrics and comfort appliances.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for National Presto Industries (NYSE:NPK)

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