Vigilant Capital Management LLC cut its stake in shares of WhiteWave Foods Co. (NYSE:WWAV) by 0.8% during the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 178,225 shares of the company’s stock after selling 1,350 shares during the period. WhiteWave Foods comprises approximately 1.7% of Vigilant Capital Management LLC’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 16th largest position. Vigilant Capital Management LLC’s holdings in WhiteWave Foods were worth $9,701,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in WWAV. Pacer Advisors Inc. increased its stake in shares of WhiteWave Foods by 10.7% in the second quarter. Pacer Advisors Inc. now owns 2,218 shares of the company’s stock valued at $104,000 after buying an additional 215 shares during the period. Glenmede Trust Co. NA increased its stake in shares of WhiteWave Foods by 42.4% in the second quarter. Glenmede Trust Co. NA now owns 2,349 shares of the company’s stock valued at $109,000 after buying an additional 700 shares during the period. Mizuho Asset Management Co. Ltd. bought a new stake in shares of WhiteWave Foods during the second quarter valued at approximately $112,000. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. increased its stake in shares of WhiteWave Foods by 1,535.6% in the second quarter. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. now owns 2,895 shares of the company’s stock valued at $136,000 after buying an additional 2,718 shares during the period. Finally, Checchi Capital Advisers LLC increased its stake in shares of WhiteWave Foods by 86.6% in the second quarter. Checchi Capital Advisers LLC now owns 3,420 shares of the company’s stock valued at $161,000 after buying an additional 1,587 shares during the period. 81.93% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for WhiteWave Foods (NYSE:WWAV)

WhiteWave Foods Co. (NYSE:WWAV) traded up 0.09% on Wednesday, reaching $55.15. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 695,949 shares. The stock has a market cap of $9.77 billion, a P/E ratio of 49.91 and a beta of 1.51. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $54.36 and a 200-day moving average of $52.39. WhiteWave Foods Co. has a one year low of $31.40 and a one year high of $56.82.

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A number of equities analysts recently issued reports on WWAV shares. Wedbush reiterated a “neutral” rating and issued a $56.25 target price on shares of WhiteWave Foods in a report on Tuesday, August 9th. Susquehanna reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of WhiteWave Foods in a report on Monday, August 8th. cut WhiteWave Foods from an “outperform” rating to an “underperform” rating and increased their target price for the stock from $47.00 to $56.25 in a report on Wednesday, August 10th. DA Davidson cut WhiteWave Foods from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating and increased their target price for the stock from $55.00 to $56.25 in a report on Wednesday, August 10th. Finally, Piper Jaffray Cos. cut WhiteWave Foods from an “overweight” rating to a “neutral” rating and set a $56.25 target price on the stock. in a report on Tuesday, August 9th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twenty have assigned a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $52.69.

WhiteWave Foods Company Profile

The WhiteWave Foods Company is a consumer packaged food and beverage company. The Company manufactures, markets, distributes and sells branded plant-based foods and beverages, coffee creamers and beverages, dairy products and organic produce. Its segments include Americas Foods & Beverages, Americas Fresh Foods and Europe Foods & Beverages.

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