Alpha DNA Investment Management LLC acquired a new stake in The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm acquired 494 shares of the aircraft producer’s stock, valued at approximately $105,000.

Several other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Curi Capital bought a new position in shares of The Boeing in the fourth quarter valued at approximately $37,000. Baron Silver Stevens Financial Advisors LLC bought a new position in shares of The Boeing in the fourth quarter valued at approximately $44,000. Valley Brook Capital Group acquired a new stake in The Boeing during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $804,000. Beta Wealth Group Inc. acquired a new stake in The Boeing during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $2,814,000. Finally, DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale lifted its stake in The Boeing by 107.1% during the fourth quarter. DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale now owns 119,426 shares of the aircraft producer’s stock valued at $25,965,000 after purchasing an additional 61,771 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 51.41% of the company’s stock.

In related news, CEO Theodore Colbert III sold 5,000 shares of The Boeing stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, February 2nd. The shares were sold at an average price of $200.80, for a total transaction of $1,004,000.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 49,846 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $10,009,076.80. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website. Also, EVP Timothy John Keating sold 21,737 shares of The Boeing stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, February 2nd. The shares were sold at an average price of $202.15, for a total transaction of $4,394,134.55. Following the transaction, the executive vice president now directly owns 101,817 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $20,582,306.55. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. 0.16% of the stock is currently owned by company insiders.

Several analysts recently commented on BA shares. Susquehanna Bancshares increased their target price on shares of The Boeing from $250.00 to $300.00 and gave the company a “positive” rating in a research note on Friday, March 19th. DZ Bank restated a “buy” rating on shares of The Boeing in a research report on Friday, December 11th. Berenberg Bank set a $215.00 price target on shares of The Boeing and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, January 20th. Redburn Partners restated a “sell” rating on shares of The Boeing in a research report on Thursday, December 17th. Finally, Morgan Stanley upped their price target on shares of The Boeing from $250.00 to $274.00 and gave the company an “overweight” rating in a research report on Monday, March 22nd. Six analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating and fifteen have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The Boeing presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $228.32.

NYSE:BA opened at $252.58 on Thursday. The company has a 50-day moving average of $238.71 and a 200-day moving average of $205.41. The company has a market capitalization of $147.25 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of -32.01, a PEG ratio of 101.91 and a beta of 1.65. The Boeing Company has a 52 week low of $113.89 and a 52 week high of $278.57.

The Boeing (NYSE:BA) last released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, January 26th. The aircraft producer reported ($15.25) EPS for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of ($1.78) by ($13.47). The firm had revenue of $15.30 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $15.36 billion. The business’s revenue for the quarter was down 14.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm earned ($2.33) earnings per share. As a group, equities research analysts predict that The Boeing Company will post -9.39 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

The Boeing Company Profile

The Boeing Company, together with its subsidiaries, designs, develops, manufactures, sales, services, and supports commercial jetliners, military aircraft, satellites, missile defense, human space flight and launch systems, and services worldwide. The company operates through four segments: Commercial Airplanes; Defense, Space & Security; Global Services; and Boeing Capital.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for The Boeing (NYSE:BA)

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