Insider Trading Activity in: Platform Specialty Products Corporation $PAH

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Platform Specialty Products Corporation (NYSE:PAH) insider have most recently took part in a trading activity. On Aug 29, 2017 Ashken Ian G H, Director bought 45,000 shares having total worth of $494,100 at the price of $10.98 per share, following the transaction a total of 1,410,817 shares owned by Ashken Ian G H.

The stock has experienced a total of 5 insider trades in the past three months. These trades include 5 buy trades. Furthermore, over the past 12 months , the stock was traded 8 times by insiders. In 1 of these trades, the insider was a seller while an employee of the company was the buyer in 7 instances.

Time Frame Number of Insider Buy Number of Insider Sell Stock Price Change(%)
3 Month 5 0 -14.3%
12 Month 7 1 24.32%

Shares of Platform Specialty Products Corporation (NYSE:PAH) traded up 4.09% on Aug 30, 2017, hitting $11.45. 3,855,104 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Platform Specialty Products Corporation has a 52 week low of $7.17 and a 52 week high of $14.58. The company’s market cap is $1,900 million.

Platform Specialty Products Corporation (NYSE:PAH) last announced its earnings results on Aug 9, 2017. The company reported 0.20 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, higher than the consensus estimate of 0.19 by $0.01. The company had revenue of $941 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $933 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted 0.16 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 2% on a year-over-year basis.

2017-08-09 2017-05-08 2017-02-28 2016-11-04 2016-08-08 2016-05-09 2016-02-29 2015-11-10 2015-08-13 2015-05-12
earnings per share 0.20 0.16 0.20 0.14 0.16 0.11 0.00 0.06 0.25 0.21
Revenue(M) 941.1 861.8 950 891 922 824 735 597.3 675.1 534.83

Platform Acquisition Holdings PLC is a cash shell company looking to undertake an acquisition of a target company or business that is expected to have an enterprise value of between $750 million and $2.5 billion, though a target company or business with a smaller or larger enterprise value may be considered.

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.