23,819 Shares in Leslie’s, Inc. (NASDAQ:LESL) Bought by Capstone Investment Advisors LLC

Capstone Investment Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in Leslie’s, Inc. (NASDAQ:LESLFree Report) in the fourth quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor purchased 23,819 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $165,000.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Profund Advisors LLC bought a new stake in shares of Leslie’s during the third quarter valued at approximately $58,000. Pathstone Family Office LLC bought a new stake in Leslie’s in the 3rd quarter valued at $69,000. Envestnet Portfolio Solutions Inc. acquired a new position in shares of Leslie’s in the 3rd quarter valued at $74,000. RPO LLC bought a new position in shares of Leslie’s during the 4th quarter worth about $84,000. Finally, Blueshift Asset Management LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Leslie’s during the 3rd quarter valued at about $87,000.

Leslie’s Stock Down 1.9 %

Shares of NASDAQ:LESL opened at $5.65 on Wednesday. Leslie’s, Inc. has a 12 month low of $3.79 and a 12 month high of $11.15. The firm has a market cap of $1.04 billion, a P/E ratio of 70.63, a P/E/G ratio of 0.86 and a beta of 1.21. The company’s 50-day moving average price is $5.04 and its two-hundred day moving average price is $6.17.

Leslie’s (NASDAQ:LESLGet Free Report) last released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May 8th. The company reported ($0.18) EPS for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of ($0.18). The business had revenue of $188.66 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $202.69 million. Leslie’s had a net margin of 1.06% and a negative return on equity of 12.55%. As a group, equities analysts predict that Leslie’s, Inc. will post 0.25 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Analyst Ratings Changes

Several research analysts recently issued reports on LESL shares. Mizuho dropped their price target on shares of Leslie’s from $7.00 to $6.00 and set a “neutral” rating for the company in a research report on Thursday, May 9th. Telsey Advisory Group restated a “market perform” rating and set a $6.00 target price on shares of Leslie’s in a research report on Thursday, May 9th. Finally, Loop Capital boosted their price target on Leslie’s from $6.00 to $8.00 and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, March 5th. Ten equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, According to MarketBeat, the stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $6.26.

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Leslie’s Profile

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Leslie's, Inc operates as a direct-to-consumer pool and spa care brand in the United States. The company markets and sells pool and spa supplies and related products and services. It also offers various pool and spa maintenance items, such as chemicals, equipment and parts, cleaning and maintenance equipment, safety, recreational, and fitness related products.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Leslie's (NASDAQ:LESL)

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