Insider Buying: John William Sr Poduska Sr Purchases 6,170 Shares of Exa Corp Stock (EXA)
Exa Corp (NYSE:EXA) Director John William Sr Poduska, Sr. bought 6,170 shares of Exa Corp stock on the open market in a transaction that occurred on Friday, September 13th. The stock was purchased at an average price of $13.96 per share, for a total transaction of $86,133.20. Following the acquisition, the director now directly owns 31,009 shares of the company’s stock. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link.
Several analysts have recently commented on the stock. Analysts at Zacks downgraded shares of Exa Corp (NYSE:EXA) from a “neutral” rating to an “underperform” rating in a research note to investors on Friday, September 6th. They now have a $13.10 price target on the stock. Analysts at Canaccord Genuity raised their price target on shares of Exa Corp (NYSE:EXA) from $11.00 to $14.50 in a research note to investors on Thursday, September 5th. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the stock. Exa Corp currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $13.28.
Shares of Exa Corp (NYSE:EXA) traded up 1.86% on Monday, hitting $14.22. 6,977 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Exa Corp has a one year low of $6.88 and a one year high of $14.97. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $12.5 and its 200-day moving average is $9.99. The company’s market cap is $189.7 million.
Exa Corp (NYSE:EXA) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, September 4th. The company reported ($0.04) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of ($0.04). The company had revenue of $12.70 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $13.08 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.10 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 7.6% on a year-over-year basis. Analysts expect that Exa Corp will post $0.05 EPS for the current fiscal year.
Exa Corporation (NYSE:EXA) is engaged in developing, selling and supporting simulation software and services that vehicle manufacturer’s use.
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