Varex Imaging Co. (NASDAQ:VREX) Shares Acquired by Artisan Partners Limited Partnership

Artisan Partners Limited Partnership grew its stake in Varex Imaging Co. (NASDAQ:VREXGet Rating) by 5.5% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 1,715,880 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 89,589 shares during the period. Artisan Partners Limited Partnership’s holdings in Varex Imaging were worth $36,703,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Comerica Bank grew its holdings in Varex Imaging by 3.9% during the first quarter. Comerica Bank now owns 34,400 shares of the company’s stock worth $728,000 after acquiring an additional 1,295 shares during the period. Rutabaga Capital Management LLC MA grew its holdings in Varex Imaging by 77.7% during the second quarter. Rutabaga Capital Management LLC MA now owns 97,242 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,075,000 after acquiring an additional 42,521 shares during the period. American Century Companies Inc. grew its holdings in Varex Imaging by 197.6% during the first quarter. American Century Companies Inc. now owns 1,741,707 shares of the company’s stock worth $37,081,000 after acquiring an additional 1,156,537 shares during the period. Clearline Capital LP acquired a new position in Varex Imaging during the first quarter worth $895,000. Finally, Factorial Partners LLC grew its holdings in Varex Imaging by 15.7% during the second quarter. Factorial Partners LLC now owns 37,600 shares of the company’s stock worth $804,000 after acquiring an additional 5,100 shares during the period.

Varex Imaging Stock Down 1.8 %

Varex Imaging stock opened at $21.15 on Thursday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.75, a quick ratio of 1.77 and a current ratio of 3.52. The firm has a market capitalization of $848.12 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 28.97, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.22 and a beta of 0.81. Varex Imaging Co. has a fifty-two week low of $18.90 and a fifty-two week high of $32.65. The stock’s fifty day moving average is $21.46 and its two-hundred day moving average is $21.66.

Analyst Ratings Changes

VREX has been the topic of a number of recent analyst reports. Jefferies Financial Group initiated coverage on Varex Imaging in a report on Wednesday, October 12th. They set a “hold” rating and a $24.00 price objective on the stock. StockNews.com initiated coverage on Varex Imaging in a report on Wednesday, October 12th. They set a “buy” rating on the stock.

Varex Imaging Company Profile

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Varex Imaging Corp. engages in the design, manufacture, and sale of imaging components. It operates through the Medical and Industrial segments. The Medical segment delivers and services x-ray imaging components, including X-ray tubes, digital detectors, high voltage connectors, image-processing software and workstations, and three-dimensional reconstruction software.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Varex Imaging (NASDAQ:VREX)

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