An amended 13D filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission showed that J. Carlo Cannell‘s Cannell Capital has slightly lowered its stake in Rightside Group Ltd. (NASDAQ:NAME) to 1.21 million shares which account for 6.29% of the company’s outstanding stock. Previously, the fund held 1.23 million common shares, according to its latest 13F filing for the reporting period of June 30. The filing also revealed that Cannell Capital retains its right to engage in discussions with members of the company’s management regarding various business plans in order to achieve maximum value from its investment.
Rigthside Group is a company that provides domain name registration and other related services. Over the past 12 months, the company’s shares have gained 69.77%. In its financial report for the second quarter of 2016, Rigthiside Group reported a loss per share of $0.13, above the estimates of a loss per share of $0.22, and revenue of $54 million, slightly below the estimates of $55.5 million. Recently, B. Riley reiterated its ‘Buy’ rating on Rightside Group’s stock, and has a price target of $15 on it, while Deutsche Bank boosted its price target on the stock to $11 from $7.50, but has a ‘Hold’ rating on it.
According to Insider Monkey’s hedge fund database, some of the biggest positions in Rightside Group (NASDAQ:NAME) as of the end of the second quarter include Cannell Capital’s holding, the holding of Jim Simons’ Renaissance Technologies, valued at $4.5 million, a position held by William Charters and Mario Marcon’s Sabal Capital Management, worth $3.33 million, and the position owned by Ken Griffin’s Citadel Investment Group. It should be noted that not all hedge funds have filed for the June 30 period.
You can access the original SEC filing by clicking here.
Ownership Summary Table
|Name||Sole Voting Power||Shared Voting Power||Sole Dispositive Power||Shared Dispositive Power||Aggregate Amount Owned Power||Percent of Class|
|J. Carlo Cannell||1,214,264||0||1,214,264||0||1,214,264||6.29%|
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SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
(Amendment No.1  )
Rightside Group, Ltd.
(Name of Issuer)
Common Stock, par value $0.0001 per share
(Title of Class of Securities)
J. Carlo Cannell
Cannell Capital LLC
245 Meriwether Circle
(Name, Address and Telephone Number of Person
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August 4, 2016
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