Pyxus International Inc (NYSE:PYX)’s share price fell 5.4% during mid-day trading on Monday . The stock traded as low as $18.57 and last traded at $18.75. 568,128 shares changed hands during trading, a decline of 57% from the average session volume of 1,335,599 shares. The stock had previously closed at $19.82.
Several research firms have recently issued reports on PYX. TheStreet upgraded Pyxus International from a “d” rating to a “c-” rating in a research report on Friday, March 29th. Odeon Capital Group began coverage on Pyxus International in a research report on Friday, February 22nd. They set a “buy” rating for the company.
The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 4.11, a current ratio of 1.79 and a quick ratio of 0.75.
Several large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in PYX. Bank of New York Mellon Corp bought a new position in shares of Pyxus International during the 3rd quarter valued at about $758,000. Panagora Asset Management Inc. bought a new position in shares of Pyxus International during the 3rd quarter valued at about $910,000. Teachers Advisors LLC bought a new position in shares of Pyxus International during the 3rd quarter valued at about $452,000. TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC bought a new position in shares of Pyxus International during the 3rd quarter valued at about $213,000. Finally, Auxier Asset Management bought a new stake in Pyxus International in the 3rd quarter valued at approximately $374,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 54.87% of the company’s stock.
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Pyxus International Company Profile (NYSE:PYX)
Pyxus International, Inc, an agricultural company, engages in the provision of various agricultural products, ingredients, and services to businesses and customers. It offers products in the leaf tobacco, e-liquids, industrial hemp, and cannabis industries. The company was formerly known as Alliance One International, Inc and changed its name to Pyxus International, Inc in September 2018.
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