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Wesco Aircraft Holdings (NASDAQ:WAIR) CEO Randy J. Snyder unloaded 15,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Thursday, February 13th. The stock was sold at an average price of $21.09, for a total transaction of $316,350.00. Following the completion of the sale, the chief executive officer now directly owns 69,800 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,472,082. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link.

Wesco Aircraft Holdings (NASDAQ:WAIR) opened at 21.64 on Tuesday. Wesco Aircraft Holdings has a 1-year low of $13.39 and a 1-year high of $22.78. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $21.70 and a 200-day moving average of $20.34. The company has a market cap of $2.075 billion and a P/E ratio of 18.83.

Wesco Aircraft Holdings (NASDAQ:WAIR) last released its earnings data on Wednesday, February 5th. The company reported $0.27 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.32 by $0.05. The company had revenue of $224.70 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $232.85 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.25 earnings per share. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 6.4% on a year-over-year basis. On average, analysts predict that Wesco Aircraft Holdings will post $1.34 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

A number of research firms have recently commented on WAIR. Analysts at UBS AG upgraded shares of Wesco Aircraft Holdings from a “sell” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Wednesday, February 5th. They now have a $23.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $17.00. Separately, analysts at Robert W. Baird raised their price target on shares of Wesco Aircraft Holdings from $22.00 to $23.00 in a research note on Monday, February 3rd. Finally, analysts at Bank of America upgraded shares of Wesco Aircraft Holdings to a “buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday, January 7th. Eight equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $20.52.

Wesco Aircraft Holdings, Inc, formerly Wesco Holdings, Inc, a holding company for Wesco Aircraft Hardware Corp.

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