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Advantage Solutions


About: Advantage Solutions Inc is the provider of outsourced sales and marketing solutions to consumer goods companies and retailers. It has a technology-enabled platform of sales and marketing services like headquarter sales, retail merchandising, in-store sampling, digital commerce, and shopper marketing. For brands and retailers of all sizes, the firm helps to get the right products on the shelf and into the hands of consumers. The company helps its clients to sell more while spending less. Advantage has offices throughout North America and strategic investments in select markets throughout Africa, Asia, Australia, and Europe through which it services the global needs of multinational, regional, and local manufacturers. Its services are provided across two segments sales and marketing.

Employees: 70,000

Funds holding %
of 6,689 funds
Analysts bullish %
News positive %

Fund manager confidence

Based on 2024 Q1 SEC filings by fund managers ($100M+ AUM)

570% more call options, than puts

Call options by funds: $92.8K | Put options by funds: $13.9K

20% more capital invested

Capital invested by funds: $581M [Q4 2023] → $697M (+$116M) [Q1 2024]

1.02% more ownership

Funds ownership: 49.19% [Q4 2023] → 50.21% (+1.02%) [Q1 2024]

7% more first-time investments, than exits

New positions opened: 16 | Existing positions closed: 15

1% more funds holding

Funds holding: 111 [Q4 2023] → 112 (+1) [Q1 2024]

0% more funds holding in top 10

Funds holding in top 10: 5 [Q4 2023] → 5 (+0) [Q1 2024]

3% less repeat investments, than reductions

Existing positions increased: 39 | Existing positions reduced: 40

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