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Acacia Research
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$4.88
2.07%
 

About: Acacia Research Corp focuses on acquiring and managing companies across various industries, including industrial, energy, technology, and healthcare. It seeks to unlock value in businesses through strategic acquisitions, restructurings, and investments. The company operates three segments: Intellectual Property Operations, Industrial Operations, and Energy Operations. The Intellectual Property segment licenses and enforces patented technologies, while the Industrial segment designs and manufactures printers and consumable products for industrial printing applications. The Energy segment engages in oil and gas exploration, development, and production. The company generates the majority of its revenue from intellectual property operations, primarily in the United States.

Employees: 170

0
Funds holding %
of 6,474 funds
Analysts bullish %
News positive %

Fund manager confidence

Based on 2023 Q4 SEC filings by fund managers ($100M+ AUM)

150% more first-time investments, than exits

New positions opened: 10 | Existing positions closed: 4

10% more repeat investments, than reductions

Existing positions increased: 33 | Existing positions reduced: 30

8% more capital invested

Capital invested by funds: $314M [Q3] → $339M (+$25.1M) [Q4]

7% more funds holding

Funds holding: 89 [Q3] → 95 (+6) [Q4]

0.46% more ownership

Funds ownership: 86.17% [Q3] → 86.63% (+0.46%) [Q4]

0% more funds holding in top 10

Funds holding in top 10: 2 [Q3] → 2 (+0) [Q4]

75% less call options, than puts

Call options by funds: $1.96K | Put options by funds: $7.84K

Research analyst outlook

1 Wall Street Analyst provided 1 year price forecasts over the past 6 months

Low target
$7
43%
upside
Avg. target
$7
43%
upside
High target
$7
43%
upside

1 analyst rating

positive
100%
neutral
0%
negative
0%
Craig-Hallum
Anthony Stoss
43%upside
$7
Buy
Maintained
15 Mar 2024

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