Teton Advisors Inc. lessened its position in Windstream Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:WIN) by 87.9% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 70,000 shares of the technology company’s stock after selling 507,914 shares during the quarter. Teton Advisors Inc. owned about 0.17% of Windstream worth $369,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in WIN. MetLife Investment Advisors LLC grew its position in Windstream by 127.1% in the 1st quarter. MetLife Investment Advisors LLC now owns 90,224 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $127,000 after purchasing an additional 50,491 shares during the last quarter. Acadian Asset Management LLC acquired a new stake in Windstream in the 2nd quarter worth $173,000. SG Americas Securities LLC grew its position in Windstream by 66.4% in the 1st quarter. SG Americas Securities LLC now owns 154,229 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $217,000 after purchasing an additional 61,544 shares during the last quarter. Trexquant Investment LP acquired a new stake in Windstream in the 2nd quarter worth $252,000. Finally, GSA Capital Partners LLP grew its position in Windstream by 981.2% in the 1st quarter. GSA Capital Partners LLP now owns 197,370 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $278,000 after purchasing an additional 179,116 shares during the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 60.42% of the company’s stock.

Shares of Windstream stock opened at $4.70 on Friday. The company has a current ratio of 0.70, a quick ratio of 0.63 and a debt-to-equity ratio of -7.40. Windstream Holdings Inc has a twelve month low of $3.03 and a twelve month high of $13.65. The stock has a market cap of $225.00 million, a PE ratio of -0.58 and a beta of -0.21.

Windstream (NASDAQ:WIN) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, August 9th. The technology company reported ($2.30) earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($2.66) by $0.36. Windstream had a negative net margin of 36.51% and a negative return on equity of 191.89%. The business had revenue of $1.44 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.44 billion. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned ($1.85) EPS. The firm’s revenue was down 3.2% on a year-over-year basis. research analysts forecast that Windstream Holdings Inc will post -9.46 earnings per share for the current year.

Several research firms have issued reports on WIN. ValuEngine lowered shares of Windstream from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, July 10th. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Windstream from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday, July 23rd. Bank of America decreased their price target on shares of Windstream from $7.50 to $4.50 and set an “underperform” rating on the stock in a research report on Monday, August 13th. Cowen restated a “buy” rating and issued a $8.00 price target on shares of Windstream in a research report on Friday, August 10th. Finally, Citigroup lowered shares of Windstream from a “neutral” rating to a “sell” rating and set a $2.25 price target on the stock. in a research report on Wednesday, July 18th. Six investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $4.98.

Windstream Company Profile

Windstream Holdings, Inc provides network communications and technology solutions in the United States. Its Consumer & Small Business segment offers services, including traditional local and long-distance voice services, and high-speed Internet services; and value-added services, such as security and online back-up.

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