Willis Lease Finance Corporation (NASDAQ:WLFC) CEO Charles F. Iv Willis sold 4,402 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, December 14th. The stock was sold at an average price of $24.13, for a total value of $106,220.26. Following the sale, the chief executive officer now owns 631,898 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $15,247,698.74. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink.

Shares of Willis Lease Finance Corporation (NASDAQ:WLFC) traded down $0.87 during trading hours on Thursday, reaching $23.65. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 33,223 shares, compared to its average volume of 19,021. The firm has a market capitalization of $152.77, a price-to-earnings ratio of 4.04 and a beta of 0.66. Willis Lease Finance Corporation has a 12 month low of $21.10 and a 12 month high of $28.06.

A number of large investors have recently made changes to their positions in WLFC. Strs Ohio increased its stake in Willis Lease Finance by 5.8% during the second quarter. Strs Ohio now owns 18,100 shares of the transportation company’s stock worth $483,000 after acquiring an additional 1,000 shares during the last quarter. LSV Asset Management increased its stake in Willis Lease Finance by 15.5% during the second quarter. LSV Asset Management now owns 55,382 shares of the transportation company’s stock worth $1,480,000 after acquiring an additional 7,451 shares during the last quarter. Cowen Inc. acquired a new stake in Willis Lease Finance during the second quarter worth about $228,000. New York State Common Retirement Fund increased its stake in Willis Lease Finance 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 acquiring an additional 5,627 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Menta Capital LLC increased its stake in Willis Lease Finance by 4.6% during the second quarter. Menta Capital LLC now owns 24,814 shares of the transportation company’s stock worth $663,000 after acquiring an additional 1,081 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors own 36.52% of the company’s stock.

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Willis Lease Finance 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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