Insider Selling: Michael H. Clinard Sells 5,000 Shares of Cardtronics Stock (CATM)
Cardtronics (NASDAQ:CATM) Insider Michael H. Clinard sold 5,000 shares of the company’s stock on the open market in a transaction dated Wednesday, February 5th. The shares were sold at an average price of $37.51, for a total transaction of $187,550.00. Following the sale, the insider now directly owns 38,470 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,443,010. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at this link.
CATM has been the subject of a number of recent research reports. Analysts at Zacks upgraded shares of Cardtronics from a “neutral” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research note to investors on Tuesday, January 21st. They now have a $45.00 price target on the stock. Analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. downgraded shares of Cardtronics from an “overweight” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note to investors on Tuesday, January 14th. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the company. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $41.80.
Shares of Cardtronics (NASDAQ:CATM) traded up 1.30% during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting $38.28. 359,711 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Cardtronics has a 52 week low of $25.27 and a 52 week high of $44.46. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $41.50 and a 200-day moving average of $38.64. The company has a market cap of $1.723 billion and a P/E ratio of 62.88.
Cardtronics (NASDAQ:CATM) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February 6th. The company reported $0.49 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.47 by $0.02. The company had revenue of $241.90 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $233.80 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.41 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 21.9% on a year-over-year basis. Analysts expect that Cardtronics will post $1.91 EPS for the current fiscal year.
Cardtronics, Inc (NASDAQ:CATM) provides automated consumer financial services through its network of automated teller machines (ATMs) and multi-function financial services kiosks.