Willis Lease Finance (WLFC)’s Insider Charles Willis Unloaded 7,960 Shares of the Company; Loews (L) Sellers Increased By 2.44% Their Shorts

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Loews Corporation (NYSE:L) had an increase of 2.44% in short interest. L’s SI was 4.92M shares in June as released by FINRA. Its up 2.44% from 4.80M shares previously. With 1.81 million avg volume, 3 days are for Loews Corporation (NYSE:L)’s short sellers to cover L’s short positions. The SI to Loews Corporation’s float is 1.76%. The stock decreased 1.07% or $0.525 during the last trading session, reaching $48.665. About 259,486 shares traded. Loews Corporation (NYSE:L) has risen 6.37% since June 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 6.20% the S&P500. Some Historical L News: 30/04/2018 – Loews Corporation Reports Net Income Of $293 Million For The First Quarter Of 2018; 14/05/2018 – Loews Adds Kinder Morgan, Exits Citizens Financial: 13F; 30/04/2018 – Loews 1Q Net $293M; 06/03/2018 Loews Trading Activity Rises to Almost Quadruple 20 Day Average; 11/05/2018 – BOARDWALK PIPELINE HLDR TAM AGAIN CALLS FOR LOEWS COMMITMENT; 11/05/2018 – BOARDWALK PIPELINE HLDR TAM CAPITAL RESPONDS TO LOEWS COMMENTS; 08/05/2018 – LOEWS CORP L.N SETS QUARTERLY DIVIDEND OF $0.0625/SHR; 06/03/2018 – Loews Closes Above 50-Day Moving Average: Technicals; 17/04/2018 – Diamond Offshore Launches Sim-Stack™ – the Industry’s First Cybernetic BOP Service; 30/04/2018 – LOEWS 1Q REV. $3.58B

Since February 11, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 12 insider sales for $1.49 million activity. LASKAWY PHILIP A sold $2,550 worth of stock. Shares for $370,500 were sold by TISCH JAMES S on Sunday, February 11. 52 shares valued at $2,550 were sold by HARRIS WALTER L on Friday, June 1. $2,550 worth of Loews Corporation (NYSE:L) was sold by DIKER CHARLES M on Friday, June 1. TISCH JONATHAN M sold 7,800 shares worth $370,578. 6,242 shares were sold by SIEGEL KENNETH I, worth $313,536. $370,707 worth of Loews Corporation (NYSE:L) shares were sold by TISCH ANDREW H.

Loews Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides commercial property and casualty insurance in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, and Singapore. The company has market cap of $15.54 billion. The firm offers management and professional liability insurance and risk management services, and other specialized property and casualty coverages; commercial surety and fidelity bonds; and warranty and alternative risk services primarily for vehicles and portable electronic communication devices. It has a 14.03 P/E ratio. The Company’s commercial property insurance products include standard and excess property, marine, and boiler and machinery coverages; and casualty insurance products comprise workersÂ’ compensation, general and product liability, commercial auto, and umbrella coverages.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.85 in Q1 2018. Its down 0.32, from 1.17 in 2017Q4. It turned negative, as 38 investors sold Loews Corporation shares while 153 reduced holdings. 42 funds opened positions while 120 raised stakes. 196.26 million shares or 0.96% less from 198.15 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Manchester Capital Ltd reported 1,031 shares. Covington Capital Management has 6,000 shares. Hartford Investment Management holds 50,749 shares. Commerce Bancorporation has 7,112 shares for 0% of their portfolio. The Texas-based Usca Ria Ltd Co has invested 0.04% in Loews Corporation (NYSE:L). Fjarde Ap reported 0.09% in Loews Corporation (NYSE:L). The Illinois-based Nuveen Asset Ltd Liability Corporation has invested 0% in Loews Corporation (NYSE:L). Franklin Res holds 13,125 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Exxonmobil Inv Tx owns 41,279 shares or 0.06% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Mackay Shields Ltd Liability has 0.01% invested in Loews Corporation (NYSE:L) for 45,439 shares. Boston Limited holds 0.02% of its portfolio in Loews Corporation (NYSE:L) for 17,500 shares. Pggm Investments holds 1.01M shares or 0.28% of its portfolio. Vident Inv Advisory Lc invested in 0.01% or 6,860 shares. The Pennsylvania-based Janney Montgomery Scott Ltd Liability Company has invested 0.01% in Loews Corporation (NYSE:L). M&T Bank invested in 0.01% or 28,784 shares.

The stock increased 0.93% or $0.29 during the last trading session, reaching $31.45. About 1,988 shares traded. Willis Lease Finance Corporation (NASDAQ:WLFC) has risen 24.40% since June 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 11.83% the S&P500. Some Historical WLFC News: 05/04/2018 – Karrie Willis Named United Language Group Chief Operating Officer; 23/03/2018 – WILLIS LEASE FINANCE CORP – VALUE OF TRANSACTION IS UP TO $150 MLN AT IAE’S 2018 LIST PRICES; 07/05/2018 – Polygroup Limited (MCO) vs WILLIS ELECTRIC CO., LTD | FWD Entered | 05/07/2018; 07/05/2018 – Willis Lease Finance 1Q EPS $1.00; 24/04/2018 – WV MetroSources: Blankenship wears Willis hat; Jenkins, Morrisey attack each other in WSAZ debate; 03/05/2018 – Otis Finalizes Contract for Major Willis Tower Modernization Project; 16/04/2018 – GEORGE WILLIS NAMED UPS PRESIDENT OF U.S. OPS MYRON GRAY TO; 13/03/2018 – WILLIS LEASE FINANCE CORP QTRLY TOTAL REVENUE $63.2 MLN, UP 13.9%; 18/05/2018 – DE LA RUE PLC – ANNOUNCES THAT IT HAS APPOINTED HELEN WILLIS AS INTERIM CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER; 30/05/2018 – DE LA RUE PLC – APPOINTED HELEN WILLIS AS INTERIM CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

Charles Willis, an insider, presently the CEO of Willis Lease Finance Corp unloaded nearly 7,960 shares of the company with market value of about $248,039 US Dollars which is calculated based on a stock price of 31.2 US Dollars per share. And, It’s sure Charles’s sell isn’t going to stay undiscovered as he currently is owning 2.85 million shares – ( 44.83% of Willis Lease Finance Corp’s Market Cap ).

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.86 in 2018 Q1. Its down 0.43, from 1.29 in 2017Q4. It is negative, as 5 investors sold Willis Lease Finance Corporation shares while 17 reduced holdings. 7 funds opened positions while 12 raised stakes. 2.21 million shares or 0.79% less from 2.23 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. 490,800 were accumulated by Renaissance Tech Ltd. Northern Trust Corp stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Willis Lease Finance Corporation (NASDAQ:WLFC). Legal & General Grp Public Lc holds 556 shares. Ny State Common Retirement Fund has 0% invested in Willis Lease Finance Corporation (NASDAQ:WLFC) for 7,883 shares. 28,700 were reported by Royal Savings Bank Of Canada. The Pennsylvania-based Vanguard Gp has invested 0% in Willis Lease Finance Corporation (NASDAQ:WLFC). Ohio-based Meeder Asset Mgmt has invested 0% in Willis Lease Finance Corporation (NASDAQ:WLFC). Earnest Partners Ltd Company invested in 1,000 shares. Assetmark holds 0% or 1,484 shares. State Street stated it has 0% in Willis Lease Finance Corporation (NASDAQ:WLFC). Morgan Stanley owns 17,269 shares. Ameritas Partners Inc invested in 332 shares or 0% of the stock. Barclays Public Limited Com reported 0% in Willis Lease Finance Corporation (NASDAQ:WLFC). Rbf Capital Limited Company reported 0.12% of its portfolio in Willis Lease Finance Corporation (NASDAQ:WLFC). The Massachusetts-based Acadian Asset Limited Company has invested 0% in Willis Lease Finance Corporation (NASDAQ:WLFC).

Another recent and important Willis Lease Finance Corporation (NASDAQ:WLFC) news was published by Equitiesfocus.com which published an article titled: “ValuEngine Lowers Willis Lease Finance (NASDAQ:WLFC) to Hold” on June 21, 2018.

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