Willis Lease Finance Corporation (NASDAQ:WLFC) CEO Charles F. Iv Willis sold 1,451 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, October 10th. The stock was sold at an average price of $25.23, for a total transaction of $36,608.73. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website.

Willis Lease Finance Corporation (NASDAQ:WLFC) traded up 0.88% during trading on Tuesday, reaching $25.29. 5,069 shares of the company traded hands. The company has a market cap of $162.72 million, a PE ratio of 8.00 and a beta of 0.54. Willis Lease Finance Corporation has a 12 month low of $21.10 and a 12 month high of $28.06. The company’s 50-day moving average is $24.23 and its 200 day moving average is $24.71.

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Hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. New York State Common Retirement Fund lifted its holdings in shares of Willis Lease Finance Corporation by 194.0% during the second quarter. New York State Common Retirement Fund now owns 8,528 shares of the transportation company’s stock worth $228,000 after buying an additional 5,627 shares in the last quarter. Cowen Inc. acquired a new position in Willis Lease Finance Corporation in the second quarter valued at about $228,000. Algert Global LLC acquired a new position in Willis Lease Finance Corporation in the second quarter valued at about $240,000. Strs Ohio raised its stake in Willis Lease Finance Corporation by 5.8% in the second quarter. Strs Ohio now owns 18,100 shares of the transportation company’s stock valued at $483,000 after purchasing an additional 1,000 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Menta Capital LLC raised its stake in Willis Lease Finance Corporation by 4.6% in the second quarter. Menta Capital LLC now owns 24,814 shares of the transportation company’s stock valued at $663,000 after purchasing an additional 1,081 shares in the last quarter. 35.88% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Willis Lease Finance Corporation Company Profile

Willis Lease Finance Corporation along with its subsidiaries is a lessor of commercial aircraft engines. The Company operates through two business segments, such as Leasing and Related Operations, and Spare Parts Sales. The Leasing and Related Operations segment involves acquiring and leasing, primarily pursuant to operating leases, commercial aircraft, aircraft engines and other aircraft equipment, and the selective purchase and resale of commercial aircraft engines and other aircraft equipment.

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