Venator Materials PLC (NYSE:VNTR) is on recovery track with 15.29% gain from a 1-year low price of $17.85. The company lost -5.64% to attain the price of $20.58 on 12/06/2017. Throughout the recent session, the prices were hovering between $20.1 and $20.97. These shares are 37.27% off its target price of $28.25 and the current market capitalization stands at $2.28B. The recent change has given its price a -12.19% deficit over SMA 50 and -23.49% deficit over its 52-week high. The stock witnessed -9.97% declines, -2.83% declines and 0% declines for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. To measure price-variation, we found VNTR’s volatility during a week at 3.82% and during a month it has been found around 3.7%.Venator Materials PLC (VNTR) Top Holders
Institutional investors currently hold around $538 million or 23.5% in VNTR stock. Look at its top three institutional owners. Jennison Associates Llc owns $46.07 million in Venator Materials PLC, which represents roughly 2.02% of the company’s market cap and approximately 8.56% of the institutional ownership. Similar statistics are true for the second largest owner, Zimmer Partners, Lp, which owns 2,016,940 shares of the stock are valued at $43.99 million. The third largest holder is Macquarie Group Ltd, which currently holds $39.41 million worth of this stock and that ownership represents nearly 1.73% of its market capitalization.
At the end of 09/30/2017 reporting period, 75 institutional holders increased their position in Venator Materials PLC (NYSE:VNTR) by some 24,661,908 shares. That puts total institutional holdings at 24,661,908 shares, according to SEC filings. The stock grabbed 75 new institutional investments totaling 24,661,908 shares.
Multiple company employees have indulged in significant insider trading. Venator Materials PLC disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that 10% Owner Huntsman Corp has sold 21,764,800 shares of Venator Materials PLC (VNTR) in trading session dated Dec. 04, 2017. These shares are worth $471,425,568 and were traded at $21.66 each. The SEC filing shows that Huntsman Corp performed a sale of 26,105,000 shares. The 10% Owner disposed these shares by way of transaction on Aug. 08, 2017. The company’s shares were given away at $18.85 per share worth to an income of some $492,079,250 on account of Huntsman Corp.Venator Materials PLC (VNTR) Analyst Guide
Several analysts have released their opinion on Venator Materials PLC (NYSE:VNTR), with 8 analysts believing it is a strong buy. Whereas 2 of them predict the stock is a hold. Also, there are 1 buy, 0 sell and 0 strong sell ratings, collectively assigning a 1.45 average brokerage recommendation.