Macquarie Group Ltd. lessened its stake in Heritage-Crystal Clean, Inc. (NASDAQ:HCCI) by 69.5% during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 3,656 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after selling 8,312 shares during the period. Macquarie Group Ltd.’s holdings in Heritage-Crystal Clean were worth $84,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP increased its stake in Heritage-Crystal Clean by 0.5% in the 4th quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 941,255 shares of the industrial products company’s stock worth $21,658,000 after buying an additional 4,634 shares during the period. BlackRock Inc. grew its holdings in Heritage-Crystal Clean by 4.3% during the 4th quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 821,943 shares of the industrial products company’s stock worth $18,912,000 after acquiring an additional 33,944 shares in the last quarter. Vanguard Group Inc grew its holdings in Heritage-Crystal Clean by 1.2% during the 3rd quarter. Vanguard Group Inc now owns 656,789 shares of the industrial products company’s stock worth $14,022,000 after acquiring an additional 7,572 shares in the last quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. grew its holdings in Heritage-Crystal Clean by 1.2% during the 3rd quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 656,789 shares of the industrial products company’s stock worth $14,022,000 after acquiring an additional 7,572 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Geode Capital Management LLC grew its holdings in Heritage-Crystal Clean by 8.9% during the 4th quarter. Geode Capital Management LLC now owns 170,588 shares of the industrial products company’s stock worth $3,924,000 after acquiring an additional 13,992 shares in the last quarter. 60.06% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

HCCI has been the topic of several recent research reports. Needham & Company LLC reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $27.00 target price (up from $23.00) on shares of Heritage-Crystal Clean in a report on Thursday, March 7th. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Heritage-Crystal Clean from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, March 5th. Stifel Nicolaus cut shares of Heritage-Crystal Clean from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $25.00 target price on the stock. in a report on Thursday, February 28th. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Heritage-Crystal Clean from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Tuesday, January 22nd. Finally, Barrington Research reiterated an “outperform” rating on shares of Heritage-Crystal Clean in a report on Thursday, March 14th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company. Heritage-Crystal Clean currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $27.67.

NASDAQ:HCCI opened at $27.27 on Thursday. Heritage-Crystal Clean, Inc. has a fifty-two week low of $18.00 and a fifty-two week high of $28.70. The stock has a market capitalization of $651.33 million, a PE ratio of 40.10, a PEG ratio of 1.59 and a beta of 1.47. The company has a current ratio of 2.70, a quick ratio of 2.04 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.11.

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Heritage-Crystal Clean Company Profile

Heritage-Crystal Clean, Inc, through its subsidiary, Heritage-Crystal Clean, LLC, provides parts cleaning, and hazardous and non-hazardous containerized waste services to small and mid-sized customers in the vehicle maintenance and manufacturing services industries in North America. It operates in two segments, Environmental Services and Oil Business.

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