Pyxus International Inc (NYSE:PYX) Shares Bought by BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA

BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA grew its stake in shares of Pyxus International Inc (NYSE:PYX) by 46.1% during the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 2,277 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 719 shares during the quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA’s holdings in Pyxus International were worth $54,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Several other large investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Live Your Vision LLC bought a new stake in Pyxus International during the 1st quarter valued at approximately $37,000. Bank of New York Mellon Corp lifted its holdings in shares of Pyxus International by 11.3% during the fourth quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 36,689 shares of the company’s stock valued at $435,000 after purchasing an additional 3,720 shares during the last quarter. Geode Capital Management LLC lifted its holdings in shares of Pyxus International by 4.8% during the fourth quarter. Geode Capital Management LLC now owns 86,152 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,021,000 after purchasing an additional 3,921 shares during the last quarter. Rhumbline Advisers purchased a new position in shares of Pyxus International during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $140,000. Finally, TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC purchased a new position in shares of Pyxus International during the third quarter valued at approximately $213,000. 57.28% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Pyxus International stock traded down $0.62 during midday trading on Monday, reaching $14.58. The stock had a trading volume of 441,800 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,049,384. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 4.68, a current ratio of 1.91 and a quick ratio of 0.88. Pyxus International Inc has a 52-week low of $11.30 and a 52-week high of $52.43. The stock has a fifty day simple moving average of $17.46.

A number of equities research analysts have recently issued reports on the stock. TheStreet downgraded shares of Pyxus International from a “c-” rating to a “d” rating in a research report on Thursday, May 9th. Imperial Capital began coverage on shares of Pyxus International in a report on Tuesday, June 25th. They issued an “outperform” rating and a $71.00 target price for the company.

Pyxus International Company Profile

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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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Pyxus International (NYSE:PYX)

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