Alps Advisors Inc. Decreases Stake in FutureFuel Corp. (NYSE:FF)

Alps Advisors Inc. trimmed its holdings in FutureFuel Corp. (NYSE:FF) by 5.0% during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 21,674 shares of the energy company’s stock after selling 1,143 shares during the quarter. Alps Advisors Inc.’s holdings in FutureFuel were worth $253,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

Other large investors have also made changes to their positions in the company. Bank of America Corp DE increased its holdings in FutureFuel by 44.0% during the 4th quarter. Bank of America Corp DE now owns 50,953 shares of the energy company’s stock worth $808,000 after purchasing an additional 15,561 shares in the last quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP grew its holdings in shares of FutureFuel by 3.3% in the fourth quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 2,565,813 shares of the energy company’s stock valued at $40,693,000 after acquiring an additional 81,366 shares in the last quarter. Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc. grew its holdings in shares of FutureFuel by 5.9% in the first quarter. Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc. now owns 28,897 shares of the energy company’s stock valued at $387,000 after acquiring an additional 1,600 shares in the last quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA grew its holdings in shares of FutureFuel by 195.7% in the first quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA now owns 5,950 shares of the energy company’s stock valued at $80,000 after acquiring an additional 3,938 shares in the last quarter. Finally, SG Americas Securities LLC grew its holdings in shares of FutureFuel by 67.4% in the first quarter. SG Americas Securities LLC now owns 16,376 shares of the energy company’s stock valued at $219,000 after acquiring an additional 6,591 shares in the last quarter. 49.03% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

Separately, HC Wainwright reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $1.70 price objective on shares of FutureFuel in a research note on Monday, August 19th.

NYSE:FF opened at $12.16 on Friday. FutureFuel Corp. has a 1 year low of $10.17 and a 1 year high of $19.31. The company has a market cap of $504.80 million, a P/E ratio of 24.55 and a beta of 2.02. The stock’s fifty day moving average price is $11.02 and its two-hundred day moving average price is $12.75.

FutureFuel (NYSE:FF) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Friday, August 9th. The energy company reported $0.08 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The company had revenue of $70.86 million for the quarter. FutureFuel had a return on equity of 5.18% and a net margin of 7.69%.

FutureFuel Profile

FutureFuel Corp., through its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells diversified chemical products, bio-based products, and bio-based specialty chemical products in the United States. It operates in two segments, Chemicals and Biofuels. The Chemicals segment manufactures and sells custom chemicals, including agrochemicals and intermediates, laundry detergent additives, biocides intermediates, specialty polymers, dyes, stabilizers, and chemicals intermediates; and chemicals used in consumer products consisting of cosmetics and personal care products, specialty polymers, and specialty products used in the fuels industry.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for FutureFuel (NYSE:FF)

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