Gamco Investors INC. ET AL lessened its holdings in Zebra Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ZBRA) by 7.3% during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 12,034 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after selling 950 shares during the period. Gamco Investors INC. ET AL’s holdings in Zebra Technologies were worth $1,249,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Other institutional investors and hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in the company. State Street Corp increased its position in Zebra Technologies by 1.4% in the second quarter. State Street Corp now owns 1,368,743 shares of the industrial products company’s stock worth $137,588,000 after purchasing an additional 18,299 shares during the last quarter. Advisor Group Inc. increased its position in Zebra Technologies by 0.8% in the second quarter. Advisor Group Inc. now owns 1,606 shares of the industrial products company’s stock worth $161,000 after purchasing an additional 13 shares during the last quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company increased its position in Zebra Technologies by 1.4% in the second quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company now owns 77,463 shares of the industrial products company’s stock worth $7,786,000 after purchasing an additional 1,095 shares during the last quarter. Skylands Capital LLC increased its position in Zebra Technologies by 82.2% in the fourth quarter. Skylands Capital LLC now owns 22,050 shares of the industrial products company’s stock worth $2,289,000 after purchasing an additional 9,950 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Ameriprise Financial Inc. increased its position in Zebra Technologies by 3.8% in the third quarter. Ameriprise Financial Inc. now owns 168,618 shares of the industrial products company’s stock worth $18,308,000 after purchasing an additional 6,143 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors own 89.73% of the company’s stock.

Several equities research analysts recently weighed in on the stock. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Zebra Technologies from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Saturday, January 13th. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Zebra Technologies from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, February 2nd. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Zebra Technologies from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $130.00 price target on the stock. in a research report on Saturday. Imperial Capital upgraded shares of Zebra Technologies from an “in-line” rating to an “outperform” rating and boosted their price target for the stock from $95.00 to $120.00 in a research report on Wednesday, November 29th. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. boosted their price target on shares of Zebra Technologies to $132.00 and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a research report on Tuesday, November 7th. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and nine have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $114.88.

In other Zebra Technologies news, SVP Michael Cho sold 1,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, November 30th. The shares were sold at an average price of $110.15, for a total transaction of $110,150.00. Following the transaction, the senior vice president now owns 10,426 shares in the company, valued at $1,148,423.90. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink. Insiders own 2.40% of the company’s stock.

Zebra Technologies Corp. (ZBRA) opened at $114.92 on Monday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 3.01, a quick ratio of 0.74 and a current ratio of 1.22. Zebra Technologies Corp. has a 1 year low of $84.01 and a 1 year high of $126.49. The firm has a market cap of $6,110.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 201.61, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 2.06 and a beta of 1.67.

Zebra Technologies (NASDAQ:ZBRA) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November 7th. The industrial products company reported $1.87 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $1.73 by $0.14. Zebra Technologies had a net margin of 0.82% and a return on equity of 41.17%. The business had revenue of $935.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $914.98 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $1.43 earnings per share. The business’s revenue was up 3.4% compared to the same quarter last year. equities research analysts expect that Zebra Technologies Corp. will post 6.37 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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Zebra Technologies Profile

Zebra Technologies Corporation designs, manufactures and sells a range of automatic identification and data capture (AIDC) products. The Company’s AIDC products include mobile computers, barcode scanners, radio frequency identification (RFID) readers, wireless local area network (WLAN) products, specialty printers for barcode labeling and personal identification, real-time location systems (RTLS), related accessories and supplies, such as self-adhesive labels and other consumables, and utilities and application software.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Zebra Technologies (NASDAQ:ZBRA)

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