Landec Corp Stock in Q4 2017 Driven by Institutional Investors

April 17, 2018 - By Louis Casey

Sentiment for Landec Corp (NASDAQ:LNDC)

Landec Corp (NASDAQ:LNDC) institutional sentiment decreased to 0.83 in 2017 Q4. Its down -0.25, from 1.08 in 2017Q3. The ratio has dropped, as 33 funds increased or started new stock positions, while 40 cut down and sold equity positions in Landec Corp. The funds in our partner’s database now hold: 25.41 million shares, down from 25.56 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of funds holding Landec Corp in their top 10 stock positions was flat from 1 to 1 for the same number . Sold All: 8 Reduced: 32 Increased: 23 New Position: 10.

Landec Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, designs, develops, makes, and sells differentiated health and wellness products for food and biomaterials markets. The company has market cap of $385.90 million. It operates through three divisions: Packaged Fresh Vegetables, Food Export, and Biomaterials. It has a 18.42 P/E ratio. The Packaged Fresh Vegetables segment markets and packs specialty packaged whole and fresh-cut fruits and vegetables utilizing the BreatheWay specialty packaging technology for the retail grocery, club store, and food service industries under the Eat Smart and GreenLine brands, as well as private label brands; and sells BreatheWay packaging technology to partners for fruit and vegetable products.

The stock increased 0.72% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $14. About 36,044 shares traded. Landec Corporation (NASDAQ:LNDC) has risen 11.69% since April 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 0.14% the S&P500.

Wynnefield Capital Inc holds 11.66% of its portfolio in Landec Corporation for 2.68 million shares. Thomson Horstmann & Bryant Inc owns 741,188 shares or 1.23% of their US portfolio. Moreover, John G Ullman & Associates Inc has 0.9% invested in the company for 358,559 shares. The Oregon-based Pacific Ridge Capital Partners Llc has invested 0.88% in the stock. Walthausen & Co. Llc, a New York-based fund reported 723,965 shares.#img1#

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 buys, and 2 selling transactions for $131,947 activity.

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