QV Investors Inc. purchased a new stake in Winmark Corporation (NASDAQ:WINA) during the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor purchased 131,205 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock, valued at approximately $16,918,000. Winmark Corporation makes up approximately 1.4% of QV Investors Inc.’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 23rd largest position. QV Investors Inc. owned approximately 3.11% of Winmark Corporation at the end of the most recent reporting period.
Separately, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. increased its stake in shares of Winmark Corporation by 18.0% in the second quarter. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. now owns 10,106 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock valued at $1,304,000 after buying an additional 1,538 shares during the period. 40.33% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.
Winmark Corporation (NASDAQ WINA) opened at 126.25 on Friday. The company has a market cap of $532.14 million, a P/E ratio of 23.76 and a beta of 0.50. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $131.10 and a 200-day moving average price of $122.81. Winmark Corporation has a 52 week low of $97.66 and a 52 week high of $137.75.
Winmark Corporation (NASDAQ:WINA) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July 19th. The specialty retailer reported $1.29 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The business had revenue of $16.75 million during the quarter. Winmark Corporation had a negative return on equity of 442.23% and a net margin of 34.24%. Equities research analysts anticipate that Winmark Corporation will post $1.72 EPS for the current fiscal year.
The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 1st. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, August 9th will be paid a dividend of $0.11 per share. This represents a $0.44 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.35%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, August 7th. Winmark Corporation’s payout ratio is 8.26%.
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Separately, BidaskClub downgraded Winmark Corporation from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, July 25th.
Winmark Corporation Company Profile
Winmark Corporation is a franchisor of five retail store concepts that buy, sell and trade gently used merchandise. The Company operates through two business segments: franchising and leasing. The franchising segment franchises value-oriented retail store concepts that buy, sell, trade and consign merchandise.
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