The Eastern Company manufactures and sells industrial hardware, security products, and metal products in the United States and internationally. The company has market cap of $153.41 million. The companyÂ’s Industrial Hardware segment offers passenger restraint locks, slam and draw latches, dead bolt latches, compression latches, cam-type vehicular locks, hinges, tool box locks, light-weight sleeper boxes, school bus door closure hardware, and vents for Class 8 trucks. It has a 19.49 P/E ratio. The Company’s products are used in tractor-trailer trucks, moving vans, off-road construction and farming equipment, school buses, military vehicles, recreational boats, pickup trucks, sport utility vehicles, and fire and rescue vehicles.
Eqis Capital Management Inc decreased Quality Sys Inc (QSII) stake by 49.17% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Eqis Capital Management Inc sold 21,104 shares as Quality Sys Inc (QSII)’s stock declined 8.63%. The Eqis Capital Management Inc holds 21,819 shares with $343,000 value, down from 42,923 last quarter. Quality Sys Inc now has $804.71 million valuation. The stock decreased 2.09% or $0.27 during the last trading session, reaching $12.63. About 275,223 shares traded. Quality Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:QSII) has declined 1.28% since February 9, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 17.98% the S&P500.
Minerva Advisors Llc holds 5.42% of its portfolio in The Eastern Company for 357,001 shares. Teton Advisors Inc. owns 354,669 shares or 0.94% of their US portfolio. Moreover, North Star Investment Management Corp. has 0.39% invested in the company for 106,197 shares. The Us-based Ancora Advisors Llc has invested 0.09% in the stock. Gamco Investors Inc. Et Al, a New York-based fund reported 519,116 shares.
The stock decreased 1.61% or $0.4 during the last trading session, reaching $24.5. About 9,810 shares traded or 4.21% up from the average. The Eastern Company (EML) has risen 79.48% since February 9, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 62.78% the S&P500.
Since August 17, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 sale for $330,303 activity. $330,303 worth of Quality Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:QSII) was sold by Pflueger Russell.
Eqis Capital Management Inc increased Ishares Barclays 1 (CSJ) stake by 5,703 shares to 15,896 valued at $1.68 million in 2017Q3. It also upped Ishares Barclays 20 Year Treasury Bond (TLT) stake by 16,567 shares and now owns 107,832 shares. Smucker J M Co (NYSE:SJM) was raised too.