© Reuters. Royce & Associates increased its stake in AstroNova, Inc.
On December 31, Royce & Associates purchased 79 thousand shares of AstroNova, Inc. (ALOT) for $ 838 thousand at an average price of $ 10.65 per share. Shares of AstroNova, Inc. fell -1.03% since the transaction. Royce & Associates’ stake in AstroNova, Inc. increased to about 362,000 shares with the purchase. Royce & Associates first purchased shares of AstroNova, Inc. in the first quarter of 2018. Royce & Associates also owns Avid Technology Inc. (NASDAQ :), Everspin Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ :), NCR Corp (NYSE 🙂 and Model N, Inc. (NYSE :). AstroNova, Inc. is its number three position by number of shares and market value among computer and peripheral stocks. Other investors who also increased their shares in AstroNova, Inc. include Ariel Investment and Millennium Management. Royce & Associates also reduced its stake in Kimball International, Inc. (KBAL), Insteel Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ :), Synalloy Corporation (SYNL), Northrim BanCorp Inc (NRIM) and SEACOR Marine Holdings Inc. (NEW YORK STOCK EXCHANGE). :). The total value of the shares sold is estimated to be around $ 41 million. Additionally, Royce & Associates increased its stake in Northwest Pipe Company (NASDAQ :), America’s Car-Mart, Inc. (NASDAQ 🙂 and OneWater Marine Inc. (NASDAQ :). The total value of the shares purchased is estimated to be around $ 6.4 million.