Gamco Investors INC. ET AL trimmed its position in shares of Ethan Allen Interiors Inc. (NYSE:ETH) by 30.9% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 6,500 shares of the company’s stock after selling 2,900 shares during the quarter. Gamco Investors INC. ET AL’s holdings in Ethan Allen Interiors were worth $211,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Stevens Capital Management LP bought a new position in shares of Ethan Allen Interiors during the third quarter worth $385,000. Foundry Partners LLC boosted its position in shares of Ethan Allen Interiors by 6.0% during the third quarter. Foundry Partners LLC now owns 91,820 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,975,000 after purchasing an additional 5,175 shares in the last quarter. Fisher Asset Management LLC boosted its position in shares of Ethan Allen Interiors by 10.2% during the third quarter. Fisher Asset Management LLC now owns 89,647 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,905,000 after purchasing an additional 8,282 shares in the last quarter. Disciplined Growth Investors Inc. MN boosted its position in shares of Ethan Allen Interiors by 0.3% during the second quarter. Disciplined Growth Investors Inc. MN now owns 2,266,066 shares of the company’s stock worth $73,194,000 after purchasing an additional 7,231 shares in the last quarter. Finally, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company boosted its position in shares of Ethan Allen Interiors by 1.2% during the second quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company now owns 19,407 shares of the company’s stock worth $627,000 after purchasing an additional 225 shares in the last quarter. 96.63% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

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A number of brokerages have recently weighed in on ETH. TheStreet cut shares of Ethan Allen Interiors from a “b” rating to a “c+” rating in a research report on Friday, October 27th. Stifel Nicolaus lifted their price target on shares of Ethan Allen Interiors from $27.00 to $30.00 and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, October 26th. KeyCorp reissued a “hold” rating on shares of Ethan Allen Interiors in a research report on Tuesday, October 17th. Dougherty & Co raised shares of Ethan Allen Interiors from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $35.00 price target on the stock in a research report on Friday, October 13th. Finally, BidaskClub cut shares of Ethan Allen Interiors from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, August 23rd. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, two have given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the stock. The company has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $33.50.

Shares of Ethan Allen Interiors Inc. (NYSE:ETH) opened at $28.20 on Friday. The company has a market cap of $754.08, a price-to-earnings ratio of 20.80, a P/E/G ratio of 1.79 and a beta of 1.43. Ethan Allen Interiors Inc. has a 52-week low of $26.45 and a 52-week high of $38.80.

Ethan Allen Interiors (NYSE:ETH) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, October 25th. The company reported $0.28 EPS for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of $0.28. The business had revenue of $181.30 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $181.30 million. Ethan Allen Interiors had a net margin of 4.27% and a return on equity of 9.11%. The firm’s revenue was down 6.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.41 EPS. equities analysts predict that Ethan Allen Interiors Inc. will post 1.64 EPS for the current year.

The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, January 24th. Investors of record on Wednesday, January 10th will be given a $0.19 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, January 9th. This represents a $0.76 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.70%. Ethan Allen Interiors’s dividend payout ratio is currently 66.09%.

About Ethan Allen Interiors

Ethan Allen Interiors Inc is an interior design company. The Company is a manufacturer and retailer of home furnishings. The Company operates through two segments, which include wholesale and retail. The Company is an international home fashion brand doing business in North America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Ethan Allen Interiors (NYSE:ETH)

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