Perma-Fix Environmental Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:PESI) insider Mark Duff purchased 3,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, August 15th. The shares were bought at an average price of $3.43 per share, for a total transaction of $10,290.00. Following the completion of the acquisition, the insider now owns 4,500 shares in the company, valued at $15,435. The purchase was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at this link.

Perma-Fix Environmental Services, Inc. (NASDAQ PESI) traded down 1.45% during trading on Tuesday, hitting $3.40. 13,491 shares of the stock traded hands. Perma-Fix Environmental Services, Inc. has a one year low of $2.85 and a one year high of $5.62. The company’s 50 day moving average is $3.58 and its 200 day moving average is $3.39. The company’s market capitalization is $39.77 million.

Perma-Fix Environmental Services (NASDAQ:PESI) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August 9th. The industrial products company reported ($0.09) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. Perma-Fix Environmental Services had a negative return on equity of 8.74% and a negative net margin of 6.23%. The company had revenue of $12.72 million for the quarter. On average, equities analysts forecast that Perma-Fix Environmental Services, Inc. will post $0.12 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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Large investors have recently modified their holdings of the company. Essex Investment Management Co. LLC bought a new stake in shares of Perma-Fix Environmental Services during the second quarter valued at about $139,000. Royal Bank of Canada increased its stake in shares of Perma-Fix Environmental Services by 583,233.3% in the second quarter. Royal Bank of Canada now owns 35,000 shares of the industrial products company’s stock valued at $128,000 after buying an additional 34,994 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Renaissance Technologies LLC increased its stake in shares of Perma-Fix Environmental Services by 12.9% in the fourth quarter. Renaissance Technologies LLC now owns 108,700 shares of the industrial products company’s stock valued at $424,000 after buying an additional 12,400 shares in the last quarter. 26.16% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

About Perma-Fix Environmental Services

Perma-Fix Environmental Services, Inc is an environmental and environmental technology know-how company. It operates in three segments: The Treatment Segment (Treatment), the Services Segment (Services) and the Medical Segment (Medical). Treatment includes nuclear, low-level radioactive, mixed (waste containing both hazardous and low-level radioactive waste), hazardous and non-hazardous waste treatment, processing and disposal services primarily through approximately four licensed and permitted treatment and storage facilities held by its subsidiaries.

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