Ritholtz Wealth Management Buys 2,056 Shares of Escalade, Incorporated (NASDAQ:ESCA)

Ritholtz Wealth Management lifted its holdings in shares of Escalade, Incorporated (NASDAQ:ESCAFree Report) by 13.8% during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The fund owned 16,940 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 2,056 shares during the period. Ritholtz Wealth Management owned 0.12% of Escalade worth $340,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Other large investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP increased its holdings in shares of Escalade by 3.5% in the first quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 478,109 shares of the company’s stock worth $6,312,000 after acquiring an additional 16,186 shares in the last quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. increased its holdings in shares of Escalade by 3.3% in the first quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 422,047 shares of the company’s stock worth $5,571,000 after acquiring an additional 13,578 shares in the last quarter. BlackRock Inc. increased its holdings in shares of Escalade by 630.1% in the second quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 399,827 shares of the company’s stock worth $5,338,000 after acquiring an additional 345,066 shares in the last quarter. Geode Capital Management LLC grew its holdings in shares of Escalade by 110.4% during the second quarter. Geode Capital Management LLC now owns 187,127 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,498,000 after buying an additional 98,209 shares in the last quarter. Finally, State Street Corp grew its holdings in shares of Escalade by 1.3% during the first quarter. State Street Corp now owns 171,364 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,262,000 after buying an additional 2,249 shares in the last quarter. Institutional investors own 65.22% of the company’s stock.

Escalade Stock Down 1.7 %

NASDAQ:ESCA opened at $13.51 on Tuesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.40, a quick ratio of 1.60 and a current ratio of 3.98. The company has a market cap of $185.63 million, a PE ratio of 19.30 and a beta of 1.21. Escalade, Incorporated has a 52-week low of $11.42 and a 52-week high of $22.01. The stock has a 50-day simple moving average of $15.19 and a 200 day simple moving average of $17.17.

Wall Street Analyst Weigh In

Separately, StockNews.com downgraded Escalade from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, March 18th.

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About Escalade

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Escalade, Incorporated, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures, distributes, imports, and sells sporting goods in North America, Europe, and internationally. The company provides various sporting goods brands in basketball goals, archery, indoor and outdoor game recreation, and fitness products.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Escalade (NASDAQ:ESCA)

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