St. Joe Co (NYSE:JOE) CEO Jorge Luis Gonzalez purchased 1,400 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, May 23rd. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $17.48 per share, with a total value of $24,472.00. Following the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 1,404 shares in the company, valued at approximately $24,541.92. The acquisition was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link.

Shares of St. Joe Co (NYSE:JOE) traded down 2.00% during midday trading on Wednesday, hitting $17.15. 355,147 shares of the stock traded hands. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $17.45 and a 200-day moving average of $17.99. The company has a market cap of $1.23 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 109.94 and a beta of 1.07. St. Joe Co has a 52-week low of $16.30 and a 52-week high of $21.90.

St. Joe (NYSE:JOE) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May 4th. The financial services provider reported $0.06 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.03) by $0.09. The firm had revenue of $13.20 million during the quarter. St. Joe had a net margin of 10.91% and a return on equity of 0.23%. On average, equities analysts predict that St. Joe Co will post $0.03 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

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Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. boosted its position in shares of St. Joe by 0.3% in the first quarter. Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. now owns 11,676 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $199,000 after buying an additional 37 shares during the period. Stifel Financial Corp boosted its position in shares of St. Joe by 1.5% in the first quarter. Stifel Financial Corp now owns 15,645 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $264,000 after buying an additional 234 shares during the period. UBS Group AG boosted its position in shares of St. Joe by 4.9% in the first quarter. UBS Group AG now owns 6,203 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $106,000 after buying an additional 289 shares during the period. US Bancorp DE boosted its position in shares of St. Joe by 1.9% in the first quarter. US Bancorp DE now owns 16,112 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $275,000 after buying an additional 300 shares during the period. Finally, Teachers Advisors LLC boosted its position in shares of St. Joe by 0.6% in the first quarter. Teachers Advisors LLC now owns 100,168 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $1,708,000 after buying an additional 594 shares during the period. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 91.79% of the company’s stock.

St. Joe Company Profile

The St. Joe Company is a real estate development, asset management and operating company. The Company operates through five segments: residential real estate; commercial real estate; resorts and leisure; leasing operations, and forestry. Its residential real estate segment plans and develops primary residential and resort residential communities of various sizes on its existing land.

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