Susquehanna Financial Group LLLP recently announced the acquisition of new stake in United States Antimony Corporation (AMEX:UAMY). The institutional investor has increased its shareholding in the Basic Materials company by 2.00% to 0.52 million shares with purchase of 10155.0 shares. This fresh investment now brings its stake to 0.49% valued currently at $0.25 million. In addition, Sargent Investment Group LLC raised its holdings by 0.2 million to 0.2 million shares. And Virtu Financial BD LLC has lifted its position by 41.89% or 43634.0 shares – to 0.15 million shares.
With over 0.25 million United States Antimony Corporation (UAMY) shares trading Tuesday and a closing price of $0.46 on the day, the dollar volume was approximately $0.12 million. The shares have shown a positive half year performance of 14.72% and its price on 01/17/23 gained nearly 2.20%. Currently, there are 106.29M common shares owned by the public and among those 84.07M shares have been available to trade.
Insiders at the company have transacted a total of 27 times over the past 12 months, according to data filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). 26 of these insider trades were purchases, accounting for 2,672,204 shares. Insider sales of the common stock occurred on 1 occasions, with total insider shares sold totaling 10,000 shares.
The top 3 mutual fund holders in United States Antimony Corporation are Vanguard Total Stock Market Index, Vanguard Extended Market Index Fu, and Fidelity Extended Market Index Fu. Vanguard Total Stock Market Index owns 2.52 million shares of the company’s stock, all valued at over $1.23 million. The company bought an additional 3300.0 shares recently to bring their total holdings to about 2.37% of the shares outstanding. Fidelity Extended Market Index Fu now owns shares totaling to 0.38% of the shares outstanding.
Shares of United States Antimony Corporation (AMEX: UAMY) opened at $0.47, up $0.02 from a prior closing price of $0.45. However, the script later moved the day high at 0.4661, up 2.20%. The company’s stock has a 5-day price change of -0.56% and 28.57% over the past three months. UAMY shares are trading -5.55% year to date (YTD), with the 12-month market performance down to -6.35% lower. It has a 12-month low price of $0.32 and touched a high of $0.70 over the same period. UAMY has an average intraday trading volume of 262.37K shares. The stock is trading above its simple moving averages at the SMA20, SMA50, and SMA200, as the current price level is off by -1.84%, 11.91%, and 8.73% respectively.
Institutional ownership of United States Antimony Corporation (AMEX: UAMY) shares accounts for 16.30% of the company’s 106.29M shares outstanding. Mutual fund holders own 4.43%, while other institutional holders and individual stakeholders account for 4.45% and 24.13% respectively.
It has a market capitalization of $50.28M and a beta (3y monthly) value of 0.96. The stock’s trailing 12-month PE ratio is 41.81, while the earnings-per-share (ttm) stands at $0.01. Price movements for the stock have been influenced by the stock’s volatility, which stands at 3.93% over the week and 6.17% over the month.
The lowest estimate earnings-per-share for the quarter is $0 while analysts give the company a high EPS estimate of $0.