Insider Sale: George Hughes Sold 300 Shares of Chase (NYSEAMERICAN:CCF); 1 Bullish Analysts Covering Torstar (TSE:TS.B)

Among 6 analysts covering Torstar Corporation (TSE:TS.B), 1 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 17% are positive. Torstar Corporation had 9 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Friday, July 31 the stock rating was downgraded by TD Securities to “Reduce”. On Thursday, November 3 the stock rating was upgraded by TD Securities to “Hold”. On Friday, July 31 the stock rating was upgraded by Cormark Securities to “Buy”. See Torstar Corporation (TSE:TS.B) latest ratings:

It was revealed in a public report that was filled with the SEC that George Hughes, who works for Chase Corp, and holds the position of director completed an insider transaction on 31/01/2018. George made a sale of 300 shares of the Massachusetts-based Chase Corp based on an average price of $114.8 USD for a share. As stated in the legal report available here, the total amount of the transaction was $34,434 USD. At present, he has in hand 1,599 shares or 0.02% of Chase Corp’s market cap.

Since August 4, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 7 insider sales for $290,542 activity. The insider Chadwick Everett JR sold 50 shares worth $4,725. 200 shares were sold by GACK LEWIS P, worth $19,350 on Monday, August 7. $232,612 worth of Chase Corporation (NYSEAMERICAN:CCF) shares were sold by Feroldi Kenneth James.

The stock decreased 1.18% or $1.35 during the last trading session, reaching $112.9. About 8,332 shares traded. Chase Corporation (NYSEAMERICAN:CCF) has risen 81.05% since January 31, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 64.35% the S&P500.

Chase Corporation manufactures and sells protective materials for various applications worldwide. The company has market cap of $1.06 billion. It operates through two divisions, Industrial Materials and Construction Materials. It has a 26.75 P/E ratio. The Industrial Materials segment offers insulating and conducting materials to wire and cable manufacturers; laminated film foils for communication and local area network cables; moisture protective coatings for electronics industry; laminated durable papers, including laminated papers for envelope converting and commercial printing industries; pulling and detection tapes for fiber optic cables, and water and natural gas lines, as well as power, data, and video cables; cover tapes for semiconductor components; advanced adhesives, sealants, and coatings for automotive and industrial applications; polymeric microspheres; water polyurethane dispersions for various coating products; and composite strength elements for use in wind energy generation.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.05 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.04, from 1.09 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 8 investors sold Chase Corporation shares while 34 reduced holdings. 10 funds opened positions while 34 raised stakes. 5.64 million shares or 1.84% more from 5.54 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Tower Cap Limited Company (Trc) stated it has 630 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Metropolitan Life Ins holds 5,121 shares or 0% of its portfolio. 5,336 were accumulated by Pnc Svcs Group Inc. Citigroup Inc has invested 0% in Chase Corporation (NYSEAMERICAN:CCF). Zebra Mgmt Llc stated it has 11,920 shares. Credit Suisse Ag reported 8,251 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Swiss Bancshares holds 0% of its portfolio in Chase Corporation (NYSEAMERICAN:CCF) for 12,500 shares. Sei Communication has 179 shares. Mutual Of America Cap Limited Liability Corp owns 850 shares. New York State Teachers Retirement System stated it has 0% in Chase Corporation (NYSEAMERICAN:CCF). Balyasny Asset Mngmt Lc stated it has 3,230 shares. Lazard Asset Mngmt Limited Liability Corp holds 193,918 shares or 0.04% of its portfolio. North Carolina-based Bank Of America Corporation De has invested 0% in Chase Corporation (NYSEAMERICAN:CCF). State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement Sys holds 3,830 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Ny State Common Retirement Fund invested in 8,000 shares.