Volt Information Sciences, Inc. (NYSE:VISI) major shareholder John C. Rudolf bought 142,155 shares of Volt Information Sciences stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, October 24th. The shares were bought at an average cost of $3.22 per share, with a total value of $457,739.10. The purchase was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website. Major shareholders that own at least 10% of a company’s stock are required to disclose their sales and purchases with the SEC.

Volt Information Sciences, Inc. (NYSE:VISI) traded down 4.23% on Wednesday, reaching $3.40. The company had a trading volume of 657,421 shares. The stock’s market capitalization is $71.43 million. The firm has a 50 day moving average price of $2.82 and a 200-day moving average price of $4.15. Volt Information Sciences, Inc. has a 12 month low of $2.15 and a 12 month high of $8.74.

Volt Information Sciences (NYSE:VISI) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, September 7th. The company reported ($0.27) EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.28) by $0.01. The company had revenue of $289.92 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $303.00 million. Volt Information Sciences had a negative return on equity of 48.91% and a negative net margin of 1.90%. Analysts forecast that Volt Information Sciences, Inc. will post ($0.54) earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

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Several institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the company. Northern Trust Corp lifted its holdings in shares of Volt Information Sciences by 5.8% in the second quarter. Northern Trust Corp now owns 42,072 shares of the company’s stock valued at $166,000 after purchasing an additional 2,318 shares in the last quarter. Royce & Associates LP lifted its holdings in shares of Volt Information Sciences by 7.1% in the second quarter. Royce & Associates LP now owns 75,000 shares of the company’s stock valued at $296,000 after purchasing an additional 5,000 shares in the last quarter. ARS Investment Partners LLC lifted its holdings in shares of Volt Information Sciences by 2.2% in the second quarter. ARS Investment Partners LLC now owns 667,536 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,637,000 after purchasing an additional 14,556 shares in the last quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp lifted its holdings in shares of Volt Information Sciences by 115.7% in the second quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 39,075 shares of the company’s stock valued at $154,000 after purchasing an additional 20,959 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Punch & Associates Investment Management Inc. lifted its holdings in shares of Volt Information Sciences by 46.0% in the second quarter. Punch & Associates Investment Management Inc. now owns 491,636 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,942,000 after purchasing an additional 154,836 shares in the last quarter.

Volt Information Sciences Company Profile

Volt Information Sciences, Inc is a provider of staffing services and information technology infrastructure services. The Company operates through North American Staffing; International Staffing; Technology Outsourcing Services and Solutions, and Corporate and Other segments. Its staffing services consist of workforce solutions, including providing contingent workers, personnel recruitment services and managed staffing services programs supporting light industrial, information technology and engineering positions.

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