Notable Insider Trading: General Finance Corporation $GFN

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General Finance Corporation (GFN) insider have most recently took part in a trading activity. On Sep 19, 2017 Valenta Ronald, CEO, 10% Owner bought 11,200 shares having total worth of $55,328 at the price of $4.94 per share, following the transaction a total of 22,834,864 shares owned by Valenta Ronald. Before this latest buy, Valenta Ronald purchased GFN at 7 other times during the past twelve months, for a total investment of $215,831 at an average of $4.25 per share.

The stock has experienced a total of 4 insider trades in the past three months. These trades include 2 sell activities and 2 buy trades. Furthermore, over the past 12 months , the stock was traded 26 times by insiders. In 10 of these trades, the insider was a seller while an employee of the company was the buyer in 16 instances.

Time Frame Number of Insider Buy Number of Insider Sell Stock Price Change(%)
3 Month 2 2 -2.94%
12 Month 16 10 4.87%

Shares of General Finance Corporation (GFN) traded up 4.21% on Sep 18, 2017, hitting $4.95. 16,381 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. General Finance Corporation has a 52 week low of $4 and a 52 week high of $5.7. The company’s market cap is $113 million.

General Finance Corporation (GFN) last announced its earnings results on Sep 6, 2017. The company reported -0.07 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, same as the consensus estimate of -0.07. The company had revenue of $73 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $72 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted -0.06 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 1% on a year-over-year basis.

2017-09-06 2017-08-23 2017-05-10 2017-02-06 2016-11-07 2016-09-06 2016-05-09 2016-02-08 2015-11-09 2015-09-08
earnings per share -0.07 0.00 -0.08 -0.02 -0.08 0.00 -0.06 0.00 -0.08 -0.12
Revenue(M) 73.34 0 68.46 72.33 62.8 0 66.47 83.27 63.79 65.29

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.