Legal & General Group Plc Has $800,000 Stock Holdings in Tootsie Roll Industries, Inc. (NYSE:TR)

Legal & General Group Plc lifted its stake in shares of Tootsie Roll Industries, Inc. (NYSE:TR) by 21.1% during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 22,240 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 3,879 shares during the period. Legal & General Group Plc’s holdings in Tootsie Roll Industries were worth $800,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Aperio Group LLC raised its position in shares of Tootsie Roll Industries by 3.7% during the first quarter. Aperio Group LLC now owns 525,923 shares of the company’s stock worth $18,912,000 after purchasing an additional 18,935 shares during the period. Swiss National Bank raised its position in Tootsie Roll Industries by 3.0% during the first quarter. Swiss National Bank now owns 34,869 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,254,000 after buying an additional 1,015 shares during the period. Boston Trust Walden Corp raised its position in Tootsie Roll Industries by 18.0% during the first quarter. Boston Trust Walden Corp now owns 330,052 shares of the company’s stock valued at $11,869,000 after buying an additional 50,304 shares during the period. Barclays PLC raised its position in Tootsie Roll Industries by 40.3% during the fourth quarter. Barclays PLC now owns 17,345 shares of the company’s stock valued at $593,000 after buying an additional 4,980 shares during the period. Finally, Signaturefd LLC raised its position in Tootsie Roll Industries by 14.7% during the first quarter. Signaturefd LLC now owns 6,689 shares of the company’s stock valued at $241,000 after buying an additional 859 shares during the period. 22.88% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

NYSE:TR opened at $33.57 on Wednesday. The firm has a market capitalization of $2.19 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 33.08. Tootsie Roll Industries, Inc. has a 1-year low of $30.79 and a 1-year high of $38.92. The business’s fifty day moving average price is $34.73 and its 200 day moving average price is $34.79.

Tootsie Roll Industries (NYSE:TR) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April 22nd. The company reported $0.18 earnings per share for the quarter. Tootsie Roll Industries had a return on equity of 9.02% and a net margin of 12.93%. The firm had revenue of $102.80 million for the quarter.

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, July 6th. Shareholders of record on Monday, June 15th will be paid a $0.09 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, June 12th. This represents a $0.36 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.07%.

Tootsie Roll Industries Company Profile

Tootsie Roll Industries, Inc, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells confectionery products primarily in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. The company sells its products under the Tootsie Roll, Tootsie Pops, Child's Play, Caramel Apple Pops, Charms, Blow-Pop, Charms Mini Pops, Cella's, Dots, Junior Mints, Charleston Chew, Sugar Daddy, Sugar Babies, Andes, Fluffy Stuff, Dubble Bubble, Razzles, Cry Baby, Nik-L-Nip, and Tutsi Pop trademarks.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Tootsie Roll Industries (NYSE:TR)

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