Exchange Traded Concepts LLC lifted its holdings in SIGA Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:SIGA – Free Report) by 28.8% in the 1st quarter, according to the company’s most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 66,745 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 14,925 shares during the period. Exchange Traded Concepts LLC’s holdings in SIGA Technologies were worth $384,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.
Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of SIGA. Renaissance Technologies LLC increased its stake in shares of SIGA Technologies by 269.1% in the 3rd quarter. Renaissance Technologies LLC now owns 2,353,247 shares of the company’s stock valued at $24,238,000 after purchasing an additional 1,715,736 shares in the last quarter. Jupiter Asset Management Ltd. increased its stake in shares of SIGA Technologies by 484.2% in the 4th quarter. Jupiter Asset Management Ltd. now owns 920,697 shares of the company’s stock valued at $6,767,000 after purchasing an additional 763,095 shares in the last quarter. Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership increased its stake in shares of SIGA Technologies by 850.9% in the 4th quarter. Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership now owns 642,413 shares of the company’s stock valued at $4,728,000 after purchasing an additional 574,853 shares in the last quarter. State Street Corp increased its stake in shares of SIGA Technologies by 52.5% in the 3rd quarter. State Street Corp now owns 1,514,105 shares of the company’s stock valued at $15,595,000 after purchasing an additional 521,261 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Norges Bank purchased a new position in shares of SIGA Technologies in the 4th quarter valued at about $3,634,000. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 44.41% of the company’s stock.
SIGA Technologies Stock Down 1.8 %
Shares of SIGA Technologies stock opened at $5.02 on Thursday. SIGA Technologies, Inc. has a twelve month low of $4.94 and a twelve month high of $26.99. The business has a 50-day moving average price of $5.66 and a 200-day moving average price of $6.37. The firm has a market cap of $357.78 million, a PE ratio of 10.91 and a beta of 0.82.
SIGA Technologies (NASDAQ:SIGA – Free Report) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May 4th. The company reported ($0.01) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. SIGA Technologies has a return on equity of 20.68% and a net margin of 30.72%. The firm had revenue of $8.32 million during the quarter. On average, sell-side analysts expect that SIGA Technologies, Inc. will post 1.05 EPS for the current year.
SIGA Technologies Announces Dividends
The company also recently disclosed a dividend, which was paid on Thursday, June 1st. Investors of record on Tuesday, May 16th were issued a $0.45 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Monday, May 15th.
SIGA Technologies Company Profile
SIGA Technologies, Inc, a commercial-stage pharmaceutical company, focuses on the health security related markets in the United States. Its lead product is TPOXX, an oral formulation antiviral drug for the treatment of human smallpox disease caused by the variola virus. The company was incorporated in 1995 and is headquartered in New York, New York.
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