Insider Trading in Focus: Tiffany & Co. $TIF

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Tiffany & Co. (NYSE:TIF) insider have most recently took part in a trading activity. On Aug 29, 2017 Trapani Francesco, Director bought 48,936 shares having total worth of $4,363,134 at the price of $89.16 per share, following the transaction a total of 250,092 shares owned by Trapani Francesco.

Furthermore, over the past 12 months , the stock was traded 13 times by insiders. In 13 of these trades, the insider was a seller .

Shares of Tiffany & Co. (NYSE:TIF) traded down 1.2% on Aug 29, 2017, hitting $88.28. 1,154,054 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Tiffany & Co. has a 52 week low of $56.22 and a 52 week high of $96.34. The company’s market cap is $8,950 million.

Tiffany & Co. (NYSE:TIF) last announced its earnings results on Aug 24, 2017. The company reported 0.92 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, higher than the consensus estimate of 0.87 by $0.05. The company had revenue of $960 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $932 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted 0.84 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 3% on a year-over-year basis.

2017-08-24 2017-05-24 2017-03-17 2016-11-29 2016-08-25 2016-05-25 2016-03-18 2015-11-24 2015-08-27 2015-05-27
earnings per share 0.92 0.74 1.45 0.76 0.84 0.64 1.46 0.70 0.86 0.81
Revenue(M) 959.7 899.6 1230 949.3 931.6 891.3 1214 938.2 990.5 962.4

Tiffany & Co. was incorporated in New York in 1868. It is a holding company that operates all business through its subsidiary companies. The Company’s main subsidiary is Tiffany and Company which is a jeweler and specialty retailer of fine jewelry. The Company’s main product category is jewelry. It offers selection of TIFFANY & CO. brand jewelry at a range of prices. Designs are developed by employees, suppliers, independent designers and independent “named” designers. The Company also sells timepieces, sterling silver goods, china, crystal, stationery, fragrances, personal accessories and leather goods. The Company regularly advertises in newspapers and magazines, and also increasingly through digital media, and periodically conducts product marketing events. The Company also engages in a program of media activities and retail marketing events to maintain consumer awareness of the Brand and TIFFANY & CO. products. Tiffany has been the sole licensee for jewelry designed by Elsa Peretti and bearing her trademark since 1974. Tiffany produces jewelry and silver goods in New York, Rhode Island and Kentucky, and silver hollowware in New Jersey. Other subsidiaries of the Company process cut and polish diamonds at facilities outside the U.S. The Company’s reportable segments are: Americas, Asia-Pacific, Japan, and Europe. Americas segment includes U.S, Mexico, Canada and South America. Asia-Pacific includes China, Korea, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Australia, Singapore, Macau and Malaysia. Europe includes the United Kingdom, Germany, Italy, France, Spain, Switzerland, Austria, Belgium, Ireland and the Netherlands. The Company has been doing business in these segments through retail sales by company-operated TIFFANY & CO. stores, internet and catalog sales through websites, and through SELECTIONS catalogs which are published four times per year; business-to-business sales in which business sales executives call on business clients, selling products drawn from the retail product line and items specially developed for the business market; and wholesale distribution in which Selected TIFFANY & CO. merchandise is sold to independent distributors for resale in markets. The designations TIFFANY and TIFFANY & CO. are the main trademarks of Tiffany, as well as serving as trade names. The Company encounters competitions in all product lines in which the company is active, and it competes on the basis of brand reputation for quality products, customer service and merchandising.

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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.