Insider Selling: Insulet Co. (NASDAQ:PODD) EVP Sells 7,250 Shares of Stock

Insulet Co. (NASDAQ:PODD) EVP Bradley A. Thomas sold 7,250 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, March 14th. The shares were sold at an average price of $83.81, for a total value of $607,622.50. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website.

Bradley A. Thomas also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Friday, March 16th, Bradley A. Thomas sold 3,500 shares of Insulet stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $85.00, for a total value of $297,500.00.

PODD stock opened at $83.77 on Monday. The company has a current ratio of 6.24, a quick ratio of 5.85 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 3.57. The company has a market cap of $4,891.41, a P/E ratio of -182.11 and a beta of 1.38. Insulet Co. has a 1-year low of $38.43 and a 1-year high of $88.88.

Insulet (NASDAQ:PODD) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, February 21st. The medical instruments supplier reported ($0.12) earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.08) by ($0.04). The business had revenue of $130.50 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $125.16 million. Insulet had a negative return on equity of 29.73% and a negative net margin of 5.79%. The firm’s revenue was up 26.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted ($0.16) earnings per share. equities analysts forecast that Insulet Co. will post -0.29 EPS for the current year.

Several hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Rehmann Capital Advisory Group acquired a new position in shares of Insulet during the 4th quarter worth approximately $375,000. Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB acquired a new position in shares of Insulet during the 4th quarter worth approximately $381,000. Segall Bryant & Hamill LLC increased its holdings in shares of Insulet by 10.5% during the 4th quarter. Segall Bryant & Hamill LLC now owns 200,707 shares of the medical instruments supplier’s stock worth $13,849,000 after acquiring an additional 19,105 shares during the last quarter. MetLife Investment Advisors LLC acquired a new position in shares of Insulet during the 4th quarter worth approximately $1,804,000. Finally, Castleark Management LLC acquired a new position in shares of Insulet during the 4th quarter worth approximately $16,289,000.

Several research firms have commented on PODD. BidaskClub upgraded Insulet from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research note on Friday, March 23rd. Guggenheim began coverage on Insulet in a research note on Tuesday, April 3rd. They issued a “buy” rating and a $105.00 target price on the stock. ValuEngine upgraded Insulet from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, April 2nd. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Insulet from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, March 13th. Finally, Barclays reiterated an “overweight” rating and set a $90.00 price objective (up previously from $85.00) on shares of Insulet in a research note on Thursday, February 22nd. Seven analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, fourteen have issued a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. The company currently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $75.00.

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About Insulet

Insulet Corporation develops, manufactures, and sells insulin delivery systems for people with insulin-dependent diabetes in the United States and internationally. The company offers Omnipod Insulin Management System (Omnipod System), which consists of an easy-to-use continuous insulin delivery system; and Personal Diabetes Manager, a handheld wireless device.

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