Lyon William Homes (NYSE:WLH) major shareholder Gmt Capital Corp sold 1,527 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Friday, July 7th. The shares were sold at an average price of $23.38, for a total transaction of $35,701.26. Following the transaction, the insider now owns 4,016,417 shares in the company, valued at $93,903,829.46. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link. Large shareholders that own 10% or more of a company’s stock are required to disclose their sales and purchases with the SEC.

Gmt Capital Corp also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Thursday, July 6th, Gmt Capital Corp sold 15,179 shares of Lyon William Homes stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $23.33, for a total transaction of $354,126.07.
  • On Wednesday, July 5th, Gmt Capital Corp sold 30,669 shares of Lyon William Homes stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $23.53, for a total transaction of $721,641.57.
  • On Monday, July 3rd, Gmt Capital Corp sold 30,669 shares of Lyon William Homes stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $23.53, for a total transaction of $721,641.57.
  • On Monday, June 26th, Gmt Capital Corp sold 50,264 shares of Lyon William Homes stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $23.50, for a total transaction of $1,181,204.00.
  • On Tuesday, June 27th, Gmt Capital Corp sold 1,736 shares of Lyon William Homes stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $23.70, for a total transaction of $41,143.20.
  • On Tuesday, June 20th, Gmt Capital Corp sold 14,900 shares of Lyon William Homes stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $22.89, for a total transaction of $341,061.00.
  • On Monday, June 19th, Gmt Capital Corp sold 37,100 shares of Lyon William Homes stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $22.55, for a total transaction of $836,605.00.
  • On Monday, June 12th, Gmt Capital Corp sold 19,700 shares of Lyon William Homes stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $22.52, for a total transaction of $443,644.00.
  • On Thursday, June 8th, Gmt Capital Corp sold 9,991 shares of Lyon William Homes stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $22.59, for a total transaction of $225,696.69.
  • On Wednesday, June 7th, Gmt Capital Corp sold 8,489 shares of Lyon William Homes stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $22.65, for a total transaction of $192,275.85.

Shares of Lyon William Homes (NYSE WLH) traded down 1.17% during midday trading on Tuesday, reaching $23.64. 123,156 shares of the company were exchanged. The company has a market capitalization of $754.94 million, a P/E ratio of 22.26 and a beta of 1.78. The stock has a 50-day moving average price of $23.03 and a 200 day moving average price of $20.45. Lyon William Homes has a 52-week low of $15.21 and a 52-week high of $24.51.

Lyon William Homes (NYSE:WLH) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May 9th. The construction company reported $0.11 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.06 by $0.05. Lyon William Homes had a net margin of 2.90% and a return on equity of 7.35%. The firm had revenue of $258.90 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $261.40 million. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.24 EPS. The company’s revenue was down 2.1% compared to the same quarter last year. Equities research analysts expect that Lyon William Homes will post $2.00 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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A number of large investors have recently modified their holdings of the stock. Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky acquired a new stake in shares of Lyon William Homes during the first quarter valued at about $167,000. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. increased its position in shares of Lyon William Homes by 9.5% in the first quarter. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. now owns 994,921 shares of the construction company’s stock worth $20,516,000 after buying an additional 85,970 shares during the period. State Street Corp increased its position in shares of Lyon William Homes by 6.1% in the first quarter. State Street Corp now owns 802,384 shares of the construction company’s stock worth $16,544,000 after buying an additional 46,343 shares during the period. Bank of America Corp DE increased its position in shares of Lyon William Homes by 176.6% in the first quarter. Bank of America Corp DE now owns 38,365 shares of the construction company’s stock worth $791,000 after buying an additional 24,496 shares during the period. Finally, Weiss Multi Strategy Advisers LLC increased its position in shares of Lyon William Homes by 8.0% in the first quarter. Weiss Multi Strategy Advisers LLC now owns 24,734 shares of the construction company’s stock worth $510,000 after buying an additional 1,835 shares during the period.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Lyon William Homes from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, April 26th. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the company. Lyon William Homes has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $20.00.

About Lyon William Homes

William Lyon Homes is primarily engaged in the design, construction and sale of single family detached and attached homes in California, Arizona and Nevada. The Company conducts its homebuilding operations through four reportable operating segments: Southern California, Northern California, Arizona and Nevada.

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