Insider Selling: Lifetime Brands President Daniel Siegel Sells 6,000 Shares of Stock (LCUT)
Lifetime Brands (NASDAQ:LCUT) President Daniel Siegel sold 6,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, August 13th. The shares were sold at an average price of $17.46, for a total transaction of $104,760.00. Following the transaction, the president now directly owns 291,863 shares in the company, valued at approximately $5,095,928. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at this link.
Separately, analysts at Sidoti initiated coverage on shares of Lifetime Brands in a research note on Monday, July 21st. They set a “buy” rating on the stock.
Shares of Lifetime Brands (NASDAQ:LCUT) opened at 17.84 on Monday. Lifetime Brands has a 52 week low of $13.50 and a 52 week high of $19.95. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $16.80 and its 200-day moving average is $16.57. The company has a market cap of $242.6 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 55.92.
Lifetime Brands (NASDAQ:LCUT) last released its earnings data on Tuesday, August 5th. The company reported ($0.23) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the analysts’ consensus estimate of ($0.09) by $0.14. The company had revenue of $115.30 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $118.12 million. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 18.9% on a year-over-year basis. On average, analysts predict that Lifetime Brands will post $1.23 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which is scheduled for Friday, November 14th. Stockholders of record on Friday, October 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.0375 per share. This represents a $0.15 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.84%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, October 29th.
Lifetime Brands, Inc designs, sources and sells branded kitchenware, tabletop and other products used in the home.
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