Recent Insider Activity: L.B. Foster Company $FSTR

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L.B. Foster Company (FSTR) insider have most recently took part in a trading activity. On Jun 13, 2017 Junge Dirk, Director bought 1,000 shares having total worth of $20,010 at the price of $20.01 per share, following the transaction a total of 14,551 shares owned by Junge Dirk. Before this latest buy, Junge Dirk purchased FSTR at 1 other times during the past twelve months, for a total investment of $11,430 at an average of $11.43 per share.

The stock has experienced a total of 4 insider trades in the past three months. These trades include 4 buy trades. Furthermore, over the past 12 months , the stock was traded 21 times by insiders. an employee of the company was the buyer in 21 instances.

Time Frame Number of Insider Buy Number of Insider Sell Stock Price Change(%)
3 Month 4 0 30.67%
12 Month 21 0 43.48%

Shares of L.B. Foster Company (FSTR) traded down 1.26% on Jun 13, 2017, hitting $19.6. 31,821 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. L.B. Foster Company has a 52 week low of $9.33 and a 52 week high of $20.47. The company’s market cap is $119 million.

L.B. Foster Company (FSTR) last announced its earnings results on May 2, 2017. The company reported -0.23 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The company had revenue of $119 million for the quarter During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted -0.28 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was down 6% on a year-over-year basis.

2017-05-02 2017-03-02 2016-11-07 2016-08-09 2016-05-03 2016-03-01 2015-11-09 2015-08-04 2015-05-06 2015-03-03
earnings per share -0.23 -0.21 0.00 -0.11 -0.28 0.19 0.67 0.55 0.41 0.85
Revenue(M) 118.7 106.57 114.64 135.99 126.31 139.14 176.06 171.42 137.9 0

L.B. Foster formed in the year 1902, the company manufactures and distributes products and services for rail, construction, energy, and utility markets. For rail markets (46% of consolidated revenue), L.B. Foster provides new and used rail and accessories to railroads, mines, and industry. The company designs and produces concrete railroad ties, insulated rail joints, power rail, track fasteners, and special accessories for mass transit and other rail systems. For the construction industry (47% of revenue), the company sells and rents pilings for foundation building. In addition, Foster supplies precast concrete buildings, fabricated structural steel, bridge decking, bridge railing, expansion joints, and other products for highway construction and repair. For tubular markets (7% of revenue), the firm supplies pipe coatings for natural gas pipelines and utilities. The company also produces threaded pipe products for industrial water well and irrigation markets and sells micro piles for construction foundation repair and slope stabilization.

William White

William White is a financial writer. He graduated with a degree in Economics. He has contributed to major financial websites and print publications for over 8 years. He handles much of this site's news coverage for corporate insider activity, and occasionally cover other areas of financial sector.

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William White
William White is a financial writer. He graduated with a degree in Economics. He has contributed to major financial websites and print publications for over 8 years. He handles much of this site's news coverage for corporate insider activity, and occasionally cover other areas of financial sector.