Insider Trading Activity in: Universal Technical Institute Inc $UTI

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Universal Technical Institute Inc (NYSE:UTI) insider have most recently took part in a trading activity. On Sep 15, 2017 Mcwaters Kimberly J, President and CEO bought 5,031 shares having total worth of $17,105 at the price of $3.4 per share, following the transaction a total of 614,002 shares owned by Mcwaters Kimberly J. Before this latest buy, Mcwaters Kimberly J purchased UTI at 1 other times during the past twelve months, for a total investment of $17,100 at an average of $3.42 per share.

The stock has experienced a total of 1 insider trades in the past three months. These trades include 1 buy trades. Furthermore, over the past 12 months , the stock was traded 14 times by insiders. In 13 of these trades, the insider was a seller while an employee of the company was the buyer in 1 instances.

Time Frame Number of Insider Buy Number of Insider Sell Stock Price Change(%)
3 Month 1 0 -10.78%
12 Month 1 13 -13.35%

Shares of Universal Technical Institute Inc (NYSE:UTI) traded down 0.3% on Sep 15, 2017, hitting $3.31. 27,107 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Universal Technical Institute Inc has a 52 week low of $1.52 and a 52 week high of $4.35. The company’s market cap is $41 million.

Universal Technical Institute Inc (NYSE:UTI) last announced its earnings results on Aug 3, 2017. The company reported -0.21 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, lower than the consensus estimate of -0.16 by $0.05. The company had revenue of $76 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $74 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted -0.21 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was down 7% on a year-over-year basis.

2017-08-03 2017-05-04 2017-02-01 2016-11-29 2016-08-04 2016-04-28 2016-02-04 2015-12-01 2015-08-06 2015-04-30
earnings per share -0.21 -0.05 -0.01 -0.13 -0.21 -0.17 -0.03 -0.01 -0.12 0.02
Revenue(M) 76.26 82.5 84.18 86.92 82.27 88.19 89.77 90.65 85.11 91.2

Universal Technical Institute, Inc. was incorporated in Delaware. The Company provides postsecondary education for students seeking careers as professional automotive, diesel, collision repair, motorcycle and marine technicians as measured by total average undergraduate enrollment and graduates. It offers undergraduate degree, diploma and certificate programs at 11 campuses across the United States under the banner of several well-known brands, including Universal Technical Institute, Motorcycle Mechanics Institute and Marine Mechanics Institute and NASCAR Technical Institute. For the year ended September 30, 2011, the Company’s average undergraduate full-time student enrollment was 16,500. The Company has provided technical education for 47 years. Through its campus-based school system, the Company offers specialized technical education programs under the banner of several well-known brands, including Universal Technical Institute, Motorcycle Mechanics Institute and Marine Mechanics Institute and NASCAR Technical Institute. The majority of the Company’s undergraduate programs are designed to be completed in 45 to 102 weeks and culminate in an associate of occupational studies degree, diploma or certificate, depending on the program and campus. The Company’s main competitors are other for-profit career-oriented and technical schools, including Lincoln Technical Institute, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Lincoln Educational Services Corporation; WyoTech, which is owned by Corinthian Colleges, Inc., and traditional two-year junior and community colleges. The Company’s facilities and operations are subject to environmental laws and regulations.

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.