Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE:PII) insider Stephen L. Eastman sold 1,500 shares of the stock in a transaction on Thursday, November 30th. The stock was sold at an average price of $127.72, for a total value of $191,580.00. Following the sale, the insider now owns 8,846 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $1,129,811.12. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link.

Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE PII) opened at $126.05 on Wednesday. The company has a current ratio of 1.04, a quick ratio of 0.34 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.00. The company has a market cap of $7,760.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 27.72, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.73 and a beta of 1.40. Polaris Industries Inc. has a 1 year low of $77.91 and a 1 year high of $134.29.

Polaris Industries (NYSE:PII) last posted its earnings results on Tuesday, October 24th. The company reported $1.46 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $1.22 by $0.24. The firm had revenue of $1.48 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.40 billion. Polaris Industries had a net margin of 3.90% and a return on equity of 33.81%. The business’s quarterly revenue was up 24.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.50 earnings per share. equities analysts anticipate that Polaris Industries Inc. will post 4.85 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 15th. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 1st will be given a $0.58 dividend. This represents a $2.32 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.84%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 30th. Polaris Industries’s dividend payout ratio is currently 72.96%.

Several analysts recently issued reports on the company. BMO Capital Markets lowered Polaris Industries from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating and set a $115.00 price objective for the company. in a report on Wednesday, October 25th. Wells Fargo & Company reiterated a “market perform” rating and set a $115.00 price objective (up from $93.00) on shares of Polaris Industries in a report on Wednesday, October 25th. Royal Bank Of Canada increased their target price on shares of Polaris Industries from $81.00 to $91.00 and gave the stock an “underperform” rating in a research report on Wednesday, October 25th. Stifel Nicolaus increased their target price on shares of Polaris Industries from $100.00 to $108.00 and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, October 25th. Finally, SunTrust Banks reissued a “hold” rating and set a $115.00 target price on shares of Polaris Industries in a research report on Wednesday, October 25th. They noted that the move was a valuation call. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, fourteen have issued a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $99.27.

Several large investors have recently modified their holdings of the company. Chicago Partners Investment Group LLC grew its position in shares of Polaris Industries by 7,025.0% in the third quarter. Chicago Partners Investment Group LLC now owns 15,390 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,610,000 after purchasing an additional 15,174 shares during the last quarter. Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Polaris Industries in the third quarter valued at about $530,000. Neuberger Berman Group LLC grew its position in shares of Polaris Industries by 1.0% in the third quarter. Neuberger Berman Group LLC now owns 209,017 shares of the company’s stock valued at $21,869,000 after purchasing an additional 2,110 shares during the last quarter. California Public Employees Retirement System grew its position in shares of Polaris Industries by 5.0% in the third quarter. California Public Employees Retirement System now owns 134,988 shares of the company’s stock valued at $14,124,000 after purchasing an additional 6,388 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC grew its position in shares of Polaris Industries by 1,083.7% in the third quarter. Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC now owns 39,643 shares of the company’s stock valued at $4,148,000 after purchasing an additional 36,294 shares during the last quarter. 91.08% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

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Polaris Industries Company Profile

Polaris Industries Inc designs, engineers and manufactures powersports vehicles, which include Off-Road Vehicles (ORV), including All-Terrain Vehicles (ATV) and side-by-side vehicles for recreational and utility use; Snowmobiles, Motorcycles and Global Adjacent Markets vehicles, including Work and Transportation and military vehicles.

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