Is USA Mobility Inc (NASDAQ:USMO) a buy right now? The smart money is taking a bullish view. The number of long hedge fund bets increased by 1 in recent months.
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Now, we’re going to take a glance at the latest action surrounding USA Mobility Inc (NASDAQ:USMO).
What does the smart money think about USA Mobility Inc (NASDAQ:USMO)?
In preparation for this quarter, a total of 10 of the hedge funds we track were bullish in this stock, a change of 11% from one quarter earlier. With the smart money’s positions undergoing their usual ebb and flow, there exists a select group of key hedge fund managers who were boosting their holdings significantly.
Of the funds we track, Jim Simons’s Renaissance Technologies had the most valuable position in USA Mobility Inc (NASDAQ:USMO), worth close to $19.6 million, comprising less than 0.1%% of its total 13F portfolio. Sitting at the No. 2 spot is Royce & Associates, managed by Chuck Royce, which held a $1.9 million position; the fund has less than 0.1%% of its 13F portfolio invested in the stock. Some other peers that are bullish include John Overdeck and David Siegel’s Two Sigma Advisors, Joel Greenblatt’s Gotham Asset Management and Ken Griffin’s Citadel Investment Group.
As one would reasonably expect, key money managers were breaking ground themselves. D E Shaw, managed by D. E. Shaw, created the largest position in USA Mobility Inc (NASDAQ:USMO). D E Shaw had 0.2 million invested in the company at the end of the quarter.
How have insiders been trading USA Mobility Inc (NASDAQ:USMO)?
Insider purchases made by high-level executives is particularly usable when the primary stock in question has experienced transactions within the past six months. Over the last 180-day time frame, USA Mobility Inc (NASDAQ:USMO) has seen 1 unique insiders purchasing, and 1 insider sales (see the details of insider trades here).
Let’s also take a look at hedge fund and insider activity in other stocks similar to USA Mobility Inc (NASDAQ:USMO). These stocks are Pendrell Corporation – Class A (NASDAQ:PCO), UTStarcom Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:UTSI), Anaren, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANEN), NTELOS Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:NTLS), and Maxcom Telecomunic S.A.B. de C.V. (ADR) (NYSE:MXT). All of these stocks are in the wireless communications industry and their market caps match USMO’s market cap.