Criteo S.A. (NASDAQ:CRTO) insider Jean-Baptiste Rudelle sold 20,925 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, June 22nd. The stock was sold at an average price of $47.45, for a total transaction of $992,891.25. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link.

Jean-Baptiste Rudelle also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Wednesday, June 21st, Jean-Baptiste Rudelle sold 129,075 shares of Criteo stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $47.40, for a total transaction of $6,118,155.00.
  • On Wednesday, May 31st, Jean-Baptiste Rudelle sold 13,255 shares of Criteo stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $55.10, for a total transaction of $730,350.50.
  • On Friday, May 26th, Jean-Baptiste Rudelle sold 25,956 shares of Criteo stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $55.44, for a total transaction of $1,439,000.64.
  • On Thursday, May 25th, Jean-Baptiste Rudelle sold 62,350 shares of Criteo stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $55.21, for a total transaction of $3,442,343.50.
  • On Tuesday, May 23rd, Jean-Baptiste Rudelle sold 150,000 shares of Criteo stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $51.69, for a total transaction of $7,753,500.00.
  • On Wednesday, May 10th, Jean-Baptiste Rudelle sold 57,845 shares of Criteo stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $55.11, for a total transaction of $3,187,837.95.
  • On Wednesday, May 3rd, Jean-Baptiste Rudelle sold 20,031 shares of Criteo stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $55.04, for a total transaction of $1,102,506.24.
  • On Monday, May 1st, Jean-Baptiste Rudelle sold 7,022 shares of Criteo stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $55.03, for a total transaction of $386,420.66.
  • On Tuesday, April 25th, Jean-Baptiste Rudelle sold 95,897 shares of Criteo stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $52.00, for a total transaction of $4,986,644.00.
  • On Friday, April 21st, Jean-Baptiste Rudelle sold 54,103 shares of Criteo stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $51.36, for a total transaction of $2,778,730.08.

Shares of Criteo S.A. (NASDAQ:CRTO) traded up 6.31% during midday trading on Friday, reaching $50.17. The company had a trading volume of 1,203,146 shares. The firm has a market capitalization of $3.09 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 42.99 and a beta of 2.71. The company has a 50 day moving average of $50.90 and a 200 day moving average of $47.73. Criteo S.A. has a 12-month low of $32.83 and a 12-month high of $56.00.

Criteo (NASDAQ:CRTO) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, May 3rd. The information services provider reported $0.28 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.27 by $0.01. The business had revenue of $210 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $204.51 million. Criteo had a return on equity of 14.88% and a net margin of 4.05%. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up 29.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm posted $0.43 earnings per share. Analysts anticipate that Criteo S.A. will post $2.46 EPS for the current year.

Insider Buying and Selling by Quarter for Criteo (NASDAQ:CRTO)

ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: “Jean-Baptiste Rudelle Sells 20,925 Shares of Criteo S.A. (CRTO) Stock” was posted by American Banking News and is owned by of American Banking News. If you are viewing this report on another publication, it was stolen and republished in violation of United States & international copyright and trademark laws. The correct version of this report can be viewed at https://www.americanbankingnews.com/2017/06/23/jean-baptiste-rudelle-sells-20925-shares-of-criteo-s-a-crto-stock.html.

A number of equities analysts recently weighed in on CRTO shares. Jefferies Group LLC reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $48.80 price target (down from $66.00) on shares of Criteo in a report on Tuesday, June 6th. Cowen and Company set a $60.00 price target on shares of Criteo and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, April 13th. Stifel Nicolaus boosted their price target on shares of Criteo from $41.00 to $43.00 and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, February 23rd. BidaskClub upgraded Criteo from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday. Finally, Raymond James Financial, Inc. restated a “market perform” rating on shares of Criteo in a research note on Monday, April 24th. Seven equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and nine have assigned a buy rating to the company. Criteo currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $51.89.

A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the company. Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky purchased a new position in shares of Criteo during the first quarter valued at about $4,199,000. Harbour Capital Advisors LLC boosted its position in shares of Criteo by 47.2% in the first quarter. Harbour Capital Advisors LLC now owns 10,600 shares of the information services provider’s stock valued at $530,000 after buying an additional 3,400 shares during the last quarter. Credit Suisse AG boosted its position in shares of Criteo by 43.8% in the first quarter. Credit Suisse AG now owns 275,526 shares of the information services provider’s stock valued at $13,774,000 after buying an additional 83,950 shares during the last quarter. Jericho Capital Asset Management L.P. purchased a new position in shares of Criteo during the first quarter valued at about $44,883,000. Finally, York Capital Management Global Advisors LLC purchased a new position in shares of Criteo during the first quarter valued at about $2,928,000. 83.88% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

Criteo Company Profile

Criteo SA is a France-based company specializing in digital performance marketing. Its solution consists of the Criteo Engine, the Company’s data assets, access to inventory, and its advertiser and publisher platforms. The Criteo Engine consists of various machine learning algorithms, such as prediction, recommendation, bidding and creative algorithms and the global hardware and software infrastructure.

Receive News & Ratings for Criteo S.A. Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Criteo S.A. and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.