Trupanion Inc (NASDAQ:TRUP) CRO Sells $18,055.00 in Stock

Trupanion Inc (NASDAQ:TRUP) CRO Margaret Tooth sold 250 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, September 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of $72.22, for a total value of $18,055.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the executive now owns 11,997 shares in the company, valued at $866,423.34. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink.

Margaret Tooth also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Friday, August 7th, Margaret Tooth sold 5,200 shares of Trupanion stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $68.51, for a total value of $356,252.00.
  • On Wednesday, July 15th, Margaret Tooth sold 500 shares of Trupanion stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $47.45, for a total value of $23,725.00.

Shares of Trupanion stock traded up $2.32 during trading hours on Wednesday, reaching $73.99. 6,994 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 466,912. Trupanion Inc has a 1 year low of $20.84 and a 1 year high of $77.00. The stock’s fifty day moving average is $61.43 and its 200 day moving average is $40.47. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.19, a quick ratio of 1.63 and a current ratio of 1.63. The firm has a market cap of $2.53 billion, a PE ratio of 1,433.69 and a beta of 1.64.

Trupanion (NASDAQ:TRUP) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August 4th. The financial services provider reported $0.04 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.01) by $0.05. Trupanion had a return on equity of 1.19% and a net margin of 0.38%. The business had revenue of $117.92 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $114.63 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned ($0.06) earnings per share. The company’s revenue was up 27.9% on a year-over-year basis. Research analysts expect that Trupanion Inc will post -0.05 earnings per share for the current year.

A number of research firms recently commented on TRUP. Stifel Nicolaus upped their price objective on Trupanion from $33.00 to $43.00 and gave the company a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, July 30th. Guggenheim lowered Trupanion from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research report on Monday, August 10th. Zacks Investment Research lowered Trupanion from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Saturday, August 8th. Canaccord Genuity boosted their target price on Trupanion from $58.00 to $62.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, August 5th. Finally, BidaskClub raised Trupanion from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, September 10th. Six analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $48.88.

Several institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of TRUP. UBS Group AG increased its position in shares of Trupanion by 2,365.0% during the first quarter. UBS Group AG now owns 19,301 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $503,000 after acquiring an additional 18,518 shares during the period. BlackRock Inc. increased its position in shares of Trupanion by 1.4% during the first quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 2,044,601 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $53,220,000 after acquiring an additional 28,238 shares during the period. SG Americas Securities LLC purchased a new position in Trupanion in the first quarter valued at $146,000. Victory Capital Management Inc. increased its holdings in Trupanion by 183.1% in the first quarter. Victory Capital Management Inc. now owns 48,230 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $1,255,000 after buying an additional 31,192 shares during the last quarter. Finally, New York State Common Retirement Fund increased its holdings in Trupanion by 0.6% in the first quarter. New York State Common Retirement Fund now owns 73,139 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $1,904,000 after buying an additional 408 shares during the last quarter. 91.98% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

Trupanion Company Profile

Trupanion, Inc, together with its subsidiaries, provides medical insurance for cats and dogs on monthly subscription basis in the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico. The company operates through Subscription Business and Other Business segments. It serves pet owners and veterinarians through third-party referrals and online member acquisition channels.

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