Bamco Inc. NY boosted its position in shares of Bitauto Hldg Ltd (NYSE:BITA) by 17.1% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 1,494,080 shares of the information services provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 218,380 shares during the period. Bamco Inc. NY owned 2.11% of Bitauto worth $66,755,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the business. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP grew its holdings in shares of Bitauto by 265.8% during the 1st quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 457,279 shares of the information services provider’s stock valued at $11,706,000 after acquiring an additional 332,279 shares in the last quarter. First Trust Advisors LP grew its holdings in shares of Bitauto by 3.6% during the 2nd quarter. First Trust Advisors LP now owns 68,169 shares of the information services provider’s stock valued at $1,960,000 after acquiring an additional 2,396 shares in the last quarter. SG Americas Securities LLC grew its holdings in shares of Bitauto by 9.6% during the 2nd quarter. SG Americas Securities LLC now owns 11,409 shares of the information services provider’s stock valued at $328,000 after acquiring an additional 999 shares in the last quarter. Marshall Wace North America L.P. purchased a new position in shares of Bitauto during the 2nd quarter valued at $1,584,000. Finally, Cantillon Capital Management LLC grew its holdings in shares of Bitauto by 10.4% during the 2nd quarter. Cantillon Capital Management LLC now owns 3,800,612 shares of the information services provider’s stock valued at $109,268,000 after acquiring an additional 359,377 shares in the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 27.82% of the company’s stock.

Several equities analysts have recently commented on the stock. BidaskClub cut shares of Bitauto from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Saturday, August 19th. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Bitauto from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, November 28th.

Shares of Bitauto Hldg Ltd (NYSE BITA) opened at $29.91 on Tuesday. Bitauto Hldg Ltd has a fifty-two week low of $16.56 and a fifty-two week high of $54.42.

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Bitauto Company Profile

Bitauto Holdings Limited is a provider of Internet content and marketing services for China’s automotive industry. The Company’s bitauto.com and taoche.com Websites provide consumers with information on new and used automobile pricing, and promotional information, specifications, reviews and consumer feedback.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Bitauto (NYSE:BITA)

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