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Dice Holdings (NYSE:DHX) Director Scot W. Melland sold 121,200 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, July 1st. The stock was sold at an average price of $7.63, for a total transaction of $924,756.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now directly owns 276,489 shares in the company, valued at approximately $2,109,611. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link.

Dice Holdings (NYSE:DHX) traded up 2.50% on Tuesday, hitting $7.80. 1,112,422 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Dice Holdings has a 52-week low of $6.50 and a 52-week high of $9.86. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $7.09 and a 200-day moving average of $7.15. The company has a market cap of $423.7 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 33.52.

Dice Holdings (NYSE:DHX) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April 30th. The company reported $0.08 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.09 by $0.01. The company had revenue of $60.70 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $60.36 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.12 earnings per share. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 20.4% on a year-over-year basis. Analysts expect that Dice Holdings will post $0.31 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Separately, analysts at Stifel Nicolaus initiated coverage on shares of Dice Holdings in a research note on Monday, May 12th. They set a “buy” rating and a $10.00 price target on the stock.

Dice Holdings, Inc (NYSE:DHX) is a provider of specialized Websites focused on select professional communities.

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