Doheny Daniel P, Director, bought 4,000 shares of the Univar Inc. (NYSE:UNVR) in an exchange that happened on November 9th. The stock was bought at an average price of $22.90 per share, amounting to a transaction worth $91,600. The purchase was made public in a document filed with the SEC. Additionally, Executive Chairman NEWLIN STEPHEN D bought 3,000 shares of this stock in a transaction that took place on November 8th. The stock was bought at an average price of $23.02 per share, for a total exchange amounting to $69,056. After the transaction, the Executive Chairman NEWLIN STEPHEN D currently holds 185,095 shares of the company’s stock, which is worth approximately $4329372.
With this stock price’s latest movement, it is now -25.10% away from its 1-year high and 43.23% higher than its 1-year low price. In the past seven days, the stock price volatility for Univar Inc. was 1.74%, whereas its volatility in the past 30 days has been 3.06%. This public company’s stock also has a beta score of 1.59. When the beta value is less/more than 1, it can imply that the stock is less/more volatile than the wider stock market – a metric that traders will surely be keeping tabs on.
Univar Inc. (NYSE:UNVR) most recently published its quarterly earnings results. The firm posted $0.33 earnings per share (EPS) for the three-month period, surpassing analysts’ consensus estimate of $0.32 by $0.01. The publicly-traded organization reported revenue of $1,971.20 million for the quarter, compared to the average analyst forecast calling for $1,993.88 million, which was missing the analyst consensus estimate.
Shares of Univar Inc. (UNVR) plunged -0.38%, amounting to a loss of -$0.09 per share, to finish the regular trading session at $23.39 on Tuesday 02/26/2019. After beginning the session at $23.4, shares of Univar Inc. reached as high as $23.71 during the day, while hitting a 1-day low of $23.33. Trade volume reached 1,018,614 shares against this stock’s average daily volume of 1.59M shares, with a total float of 129.02M. As a consequence of the price decrease, Univar Inc. now has a current market value of 3.32B.
Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE:VSH) subtracted -1.01% to its trading price by the close of the most recent session, dropping from its previous closing price of $22.67 to $22.44. This stock increased in value by 2.33% during the last 7-day period, and experienced a gain of 14.55% over the past 30-day period. In the past three months, this stock’s price grew by 16.75% , and subtracted -3.07% to its price during the last six months of trading. VSH demonstrated a yearly price gain of 22.29% , while its year-to-date (YTD) price performance has been up 24.60% . This stock’s price changed by +34.94% compared to its 90-day low, and moved down -2.18% comparing to its 90-day high price.
Have a quick look on short, medium and long-term indicators. According to the Composite Indicator, Trendspotter rated the VSH stock as “Buy”. In the short-term, Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (VSH) has a 20-day average volume of 1,369,835 shares and short-term indicators sets the VSH stock as “ 60% Buy ” on average basis. In the medium-term, VSH stock has a 50-Day average volume of 1,408,478 shares and medium-term indicators gave the average rating of “ 100% Buy ”, while in the long-term period the FB stock has a 100-Day average volume of 1,876,760 shares. On average, long-term indicators rated the stock as “100% Buy ”. The overall picture from all short, medium and long-term indicators sets the VSH stock as “88% Buy ” on average basis.
Recently, multiple brokerages have sent out reports on VSH. BofA/Merrill, for example, Downgrade its rating on shares of Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. from “Buy ” to a “ Neutral”, while setting a $23 price target on shares of the company’s stock, according to a research note from Wednesday February 6th, 2019. while giving the stock a “ Buy” from “Sell ” rating, as stated in a research report from Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018. BofA/Merrill, on the other hand, Upgrade a from “Underperform ” to “ Buy” rating on this stock in a research note dated Wednesday, May 9th, 2018.
In other news related to Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. stock, 0.00% shares of VSH held by institutions. The total number of institutions who held the VSH shares was 376, according to most recent SEC filling. During the past quarter, total 134,504,373 shares held by institutions with the net change of -13,061,644 shares. In the meantime, 31 new institutions bought the shares of Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. for the first time and 62 institutions sold all their holdings in the company’s common stock. 137 institutions increased their investment in the VSH stock and 207 institutions decreased their investment in the Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (VSH)’s stock during the last quarter.