Willis Lease Finance Corporation (NASDAQ:WLFC) CEO Charles F. Iv Willis sold 700 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, October 24th. The stock was sold at an average price of $25.04, for a total value of $17,528.00. Following the completion of the sale, the chief executive officer now owns 661,885 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $16,573,600.40. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website.

Willis Lease Finance Corporation (WLFC) traded down 1.20% on Tuesday, hitting $24.78. The stock had a trading volume of 3,089 shares. The firm has a market capitalization of $159.43 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 7.84 and a beta of 0.54. Willis Lease Finance Corporation has a 1-year low of $21.10 and a 1-year high of $28.06. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $24.51 and its 200 day moving average is $24.91.

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Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Vanguard Group Inc. boosted its holdings in shares of Willis Lease Finance Corporation by 0.4% in the second quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 214,409 shares of the transportation company’s stock valued at $5,731,000 after purchasing an additional 924 shares during the period. Strs Ohio boosted its holdings in shares of 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 during the period. Menta Capital LLC boosted its holdings in shares of 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 during the period. California Public Employees Retirement System boosted its holdings in shares of Willis Lease Finance Corporation by 14.6% in the second quarter. California Public Employees Retirement System now owns 35,400 shares of the transportation company’s stock valued at $946,000 after purchasing an additional 4,500 shares during the period. Finally, New York State Common Retirement Fund boosted its holdings in shares of Willis Lease Finance Corporation by 194.0% in the second quarter. New York State Common Retirement Fund now owns 8,528 shares of the transportation company’s stock valued at $228,000 after purchasing an additional 5,627 shares during the period. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 35.62% of the company’s stock.

About Willis Lease Finance Corporation

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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