Insider Selling: Exponent VP Sells 4,994 Shares of Stock (EXPO)
Exponent (NASDAQ:EXPO) VP Robert D. Caligiuri sold 4,994 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, August 4th. The stock was sold at an average price of $70.99, for a total transaction of $354,524.06. Following the transaction, the vice president now directly owns 73,616 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $5,226,000. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link.
Exponent (NASDAQ:EXPO) traded up 0.13% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $71.86. The stock had a trading volume of 24,818 shares. Exponent has a 52 week low of $62.86 and a 52 week high of $80.50. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $73.53 and a 200-day moving average of $72.49. The company has a market cap of $971.5 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 24.83.
Exponent (NASDAQ:EXPO) last released its earnings data on Tuesday, July 22nd. The company reported $0.81 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the analysts’ consensus estimate of $0.72 by $0.09. The company had revenue of $72.33 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $72.82 million. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.77 earnings per share. Exponent’s revenue was up .6% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, analysts predict that Exponent will post $2.80 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which is scheduled for Friday, September 26th. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 5th will be paid a dividend of $0.25 per share. This represents a $1.00 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.39%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, September 3rd.
Exponent, Inc is a science and engineering consulting firm that provides solutions to complex problems.
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