Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd. Takes $4.96 Million Position in Zebra Technologies Co. (NASDAQ:ZBRA)

Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd. bought a new stake in Zebra Technologies Co. (NASDAQ:ZBRAGet Rating) during the first quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The fund bought 11,988 shares of the industrial products company’s stock, valued at approximately $4,959,000.

A number of other hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in ZBRA. Siemens Fonds Invest GmbH raised its stake in shares of Zebra Technologies by 32.3% in the 4th quarter. Siemens Fonds Invest GmbH now owns 746 shares of the industrial products company’s stock valued at $446,000 after acquiring an additional 182 shares during the period. Rockefeller Capital Management L.P. grew its holdings in Zebra Technologies by 55.9% during the 4th quarter. Rockefeller Capital Management L.P. now owns 9,985 shares of the industrial products company’s stock valued at $5,942,000 after purchasing an additional 3,579 shares in the last quarter. GSA Capital Partners LLP grew its holdings in Zebra Technologies by 84.6% during the 4th quarter. GSA Capital Partners LLP now owns 790 shares of the industrial products company’s stock valued at $470,000 after purchasing an additional 362 shares in the last quarter. Clearstead Advisors LLC grew its holdings in Zebra Technologies by 106.6% during the 4th quarter. Clearstead Advisors LLC now owns 756 shares of the industrial products company’s stock valued at $450,000 after purchasing an additional 390 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Quantitative Investment Management LLC acquired a new stake in Zebra Technologies during the 4th quarter valued at $788,000. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 85.65% of the company’s stock.

Analyst Ratings Changes

ZBRA has been the subject of a number of recent analyst reports. UBS Group lowered their price target on shares of Zebra Technologies from $510.00 to $495.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a report on Thursday, August 4th. Stephens lowered their price target on shares of Zebra Technologies from $600.00 to $500.00 and set an “overweight” rating for the company in a report on Wednesday, August 3rd. Needham & Company LLC decreased their price objective on shares of Zebra Technologies from $500.00 to $450.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a report on Wednesday, August 3rd. TheStreet lowered shares of Zebra Technologies from a “b-” rating to a “c+” rating in a report on Monday, June 27th. Finally, StockNews.com lowered shares of Zebra Technologies from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, June 9th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the company. According to data from MarketBeat.com, the company currently has a consensus rating of “Moderate Buy” and a consensus price target of $453.33.

Insider Activity

In other news, insider Stephen Edgar Williams sold 2,331 shares of Zebra Technologies stock in a transaction dated Thursday, August 4th. The shares were sold at an average price of $328.50, for a total value of $765,733.50. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now directly owns 1,976 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $649,116. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link. Company insiders own 1.11% of the company’s stock.

Zebra Technologies Trading Down 4.3 %

NASDAQ ZBRA opened at $272.94 on Friday. Zebra Technologies Co. has a one year low of $272.79 and a one year high of $615.00. The company has a 50-day simple moving average of $316.82 and a 200-day simple moving average of $342.52. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.80, a quick ratio of 0.56 and a current ratio of 0.85. The firm has a market capitalization of $14.14 billion, a PE ratio of 21.09 and a beta of 1.68.

Zebra Technologies (NASDAQ:ZBRAGet Rating) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August 2nd. The industrial products company reported $4.61 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $3.93 by $0.68. Zebra Technologies had a net margin of 8.56% and a return on equity of 31.30%. The business had revenue of $1.47 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.45 billion. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $4.17 EPS. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 6.6% on a year-over-year basis. On average, equities analysts forecast that Zebra Technologies Co. will post 16.89 earnings per share for the current year.

Zebra Technologies Profile

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Zebra Technologies Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides enterprise asset intelligence solutions in the automatic identification and data capture solutions industry worldwide. It operates in two segments, Asset Intelligence & Tracking and Enterprise Visibility & Mobility. The company designs, manufactures, and sells printers, which produce labels, wristbands, tickets, receipts, and plastic cards; dye-sublimination thermal card printers, which produce images which are used for personal identification, access control, and financial transactions; RFID printers that encode data into passive RFID transponders; accessories and options for our printers, including vehicle mounts and battery chargers; stock and customized thermal labels, receipts, ribbons, plastic cards, and RFID tags for printers; and temperature-monitoring labels primarily used in vaccine distribution.

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