State of Wisconsin Investment Board acquired a new stake in Hawaiian Telcom Holdco, Inc. (NASDAQ:HCOM) in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor acquired 215,175 shares of the utilities provider’s stock, valued at approximately $6,417,000. State of Wisconsin Investment Board owned 1.86% of Hawaiian Telcom Holdco at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other large investors have also made changes to their positions in HCOM. Bank of New York Mellon Corp grew its stake in Hawaiian Telcom Holdco by 1.6% in the 1st quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 34,756 shares of the utilities provider’s stock valued at $796,000 after purchasing an additional 538 shares during the period. JPMorgan Chase & Co. grew its stake in Hawaiian Telcom Holdco by 44.0% in the 1st quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 13,956 shares of the utilities provider’s stock valued at $320,000 after purchasing an additional 4,264 shares during the period. Vanguard Group Inc. grew its stake in Hawaiian Telcom Holdco by 1.3% in the 1st quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 436,438 shares of the utilities provider’s stock valued at $9,999,000 after purchasing an additional 5,640 shares during the period. Geode Capital Management LLC grew its stake in Hawaiian Telcom Holdco by 4.0% in the 1st quarter. Geode Capital Management LLC now owns 80,185 shares of the utilities provider’s stock valued at $1,837,000 after purchasing an additional 3,078 shares during the period. Finally, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP grew its stake in Hawaiian Telcom Holdco by 6.2% in the 1st quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 229,080 shares of the utilities provider’s stock valued at $5,248,000 after purchasing an additional 13,292 shares during the period. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 71.32% of the company’s stock.

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Separately, BidaskClub upgraded Hawaiian Telcom Holdco from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, July 27th.

Hawaiian Telcom Holdco, Inc. (HCOM) opened at $30.29 on Monday. The company has a current ratio of 0.91, a quick ratio of 0.91 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.35. Hawaiian Telcom Holdco, Inc. has a 12 month low of $22.08 and a 12 month high of $31.30.

Hawaiian Telcom Holdco Profile

Hawaiian Telcom Holdco, Inc is a provider of communications services and products in Hawaii. The Company operates through two business segments: Telecommunications and Data Center Colocation. The Telecommunications segment provides local telephone service, including voice and data transport, custom calling features, network access, directory assistance and private lines.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Hawaiian Telcom Holdco (NASDAQ:HCOM)

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