Scopia Capital Management LP purchased a new stake in shares of HeadHunter Group PLC (NYSE:HHR) during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor purchased 2,186,732 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $35,534,000. HeadHunter Group makes up approximately 1.6% of Scopia Capital Management LP’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 16th biggest position. Scopia Capital Management LP owned 4.37% of HeadHunter Group as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.

Several other large investors have also made changes to their positions in the company. Pendal Group Ltd purchased a new stake in HeadHunter Group during the second quarter valued at $1,605,000. Teacher Retirement System of Texas purchased a new stake in HeadHunter Group during the second quarter valued at $1,560,000. WCM Investment Management LLC purchased a new stake in HeadHunter Group during the second quarter valued at $1,996,000. Sloane Robinson LLP purchased a new stake in HeadHunter Group during the second quarter valued at $2,660,000. Finally, Wells Fargo & Company MN purchased a new stake in HeadHunter Group during the second quarter valued at $11,733,000.

A number of analysts have commented on the company. Morgan Stanley assumed coverage on HeadHunter Group in a research report on Wednesday, June 5th. They issued an “equal weight” rating for the company. Credit Suisse Group assumed coverage on HeadHunter Group in a research report on Wednesday, June 5th. They issued an “outperform” rating for the company. Renaissance Capital assumed coverage on HeadHunter Group in a research report on Monday, September 9th. They issued an “outperform” rating and a $23.00 price target for the company. Goldman Sachs Group began coverage on HeadHunter Group in a research report on Tuesday, June 4th. They issued a “buy” rating and a $23.70 price target for the company. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. began coverage on HeadHunter Group in a research report on Thursday. They set an “underweight” rating for the company. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has assigned a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $23.57.

Shares of NYSE:HHR traded down $0.33 during trading on Friday, hitting $19.35. 670 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 123,748. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $18.58. HeadHunter Group PLC has a 52-week low of $14.62 and a 52-week high of $21.28.

About HeadHunter Group

HeadHunter Group PLC operates an online recruitment platform in Russia and the Commonwealth of independent states (CIS) region. It offers employers and recruiters paid access to its curriculum vitae (CV) database and job postings platform providing job seekers and employers with human resource value-added services (HR VAS).

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for HeadHunter Group (NYSE:HHR)

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