Gmt Capital Corp Sells 34,300 Shares of William Lyon Homes (WLH) Stock

William Lyon Homes (NYSE:WLH) major shareholder Gmt Capital Corp sold 34,300 shares of William Lyon Homes stock in a transaction dated Monday, January 29th. The shares were sold at an average price of $29.23, for a total transaction of $1,002,589.00. Following the sale, the insider now owns 3,495,417 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $102,171,038.91. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink. Major shareholders that own at least 10% of a company’s stock are required to disclose their sales and purchases with the SEC.

Gmt Capital Corp also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Monday, January 22nd, Gmt Capital Corp sold 41,600 shares of William Lyon Homes stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $32.13, for a total transaction of $1,336,608.00.
  • On Tuesday, January 16th, Gmt Capital Corp sold 44,700 shares of William Lyon Homes stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $31.76, for a total transaction of $1,419,672.00.
  • On Friday, January 5th, Gmt Capital Corp sold 31,200 shares of William Lyon Homes stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $30.99, for a total transaction of $966,888.00.
  • On Tuesday, January 2nd, Gmt Capital Corp sold 31,200 shares of William Lyon Homes stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $29.18, for a total transaction of $910,416.00.
  • On Thursday, December 21st, Gmt Capital Corp sold 6,049 shares of William Lyon Homes stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $28.38, for a total transaction of $171,670.62.
  • On Monday, December 18th, Gmt Capital Corp sold 35,551 shares of William Lyon Homes stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $28.86, for a total transaction of $1,026,001.86.
  • On Tuesday, December 12th, Gmt Capital Corp sold 26,100 shares of William Lyon Homes stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $28.82, for a total transaction of $752,202.00.

Shares of William Lyon Homes (WLH) opened at $24.27 on Wednesday. The company has a market cap of $786.27, a PE ratio of 12.94 and a beta of 1.64. The company has a quick ratio of 0.30, a current ratio of 10.77 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.33. William Lyon Homes has a 1 year low of $17.41 and a 1 year high of $32.95.

A number of large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in WLH. Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC purchased a new position in William Lyon Homes in the 4th quarter valued at about $118,000. Quantbot Technologies LP purchased a new position in William Lyon Homes in the 2nd quarter valued at about $122,000. SG Americas Securities LLC purchased a new position in William Lyon Homes in the 3rd quarter valued at about $193,000. Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan lifted its holdings in William Lyon Homes by 60.2% in the 3rd quarter. Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan now owns 8,860 shares of the construction company’s stock valued at $204,000 after purchasing an additional 3,330 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Hancock Holding Co. purchased a new position in William Lyon Homes in the 2nd quarter valued at about $206,000. Institutional investors own 96.14% of the company’s stock.

Several equities analysts have issued reports on the stock. ValuEngine raised shares of William Lyon Homes from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research note on Sunday, December 31st. UBS Group assumed coverage on shares of William Lyon Homes in a research note on Wednesday, October 25th. They issued a “neutral” rating and a $25.00 price objective on the stock. Zelman & Associates raised shares of William Lyon Homes from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, October 27th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of William Lyon Homes from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Saturday, January 6th. Finally, Wedbush restated a “neutral” rating and set a $31.00 target price (up from $27.00) on shares of William Lyon Homes in a research report on Friday, December 29th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating, two have given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. William Lyon Homes has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $31.50.

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About William Lyon Homes

William Lyon Homes is primarily engaged in the design, construction and sale of single family detached and attached homes in California, Arizona and Nevada. The Company conducts its homebuilding operations through four reportable operating segments: Southern California, Northern California, Arizona and Nevada.

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