Insider Trader Watch: SunOpta, Inc. $STKL

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SunOpta, Inc. (STKL) insiders have most recently took part in a trading activity. On Dec 15, 2017 Oaktree Huntington Investment Fund Ii, L.p., 10% Owner bought 644,540 shares having total worth of $4,834,050 at the price of $7.5 per share, following the transaction a total of 1,358,565 shares owned by Oaktree Huntington Investment Fund Ii, L.p.. Before this latest buy, Oaktree Huntington Investment Fund Ii, L.p. purchased STKL at 3 other times during the past twelve months, for a total investment of $85.55M at an average of $7.27 per share.

On May 12, 2017 Oaktree Huntington Investment Fund Ii Gp, L.p., 10% Owner bought 644,540 shares having total worth of $4,834,050 at the price of $7.5 per share, following the transaction a total of 1,358,565 shares owned by Oaktree Huntington Investment Fund Ii Gp, L.p..

Furthermore, over the past 12 months , the stock was traded 17 times by insiders. an employee of the company was the buyer in 17 instances.

Shares of SunOpta, Inc. (STKL) traded up 1.9% on Dec 15, 2017, hitting $8.05. 3,978,653 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. SunOpta, Inc. has a 52 week low of $4.27 and a 52 week high of $10.2. The company’s market cap is $601 million.

SunOpta, Inc. (STKL) last announced its earnings results on Nov 8, 2017. The company reported -0.02 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, lower than the consensus estimate of 0.02 by $0.04. The company had revenue of $321 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $337 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted 0.07 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was down 8% on a year-over-year basis.

2017-11-08 2017-08-09 2017-05-10 2017-03-01 2016-11-09 2016-08-10 2016-05-10 2016-03-01 2015-08-12 2015-05-12
earnings per share -0.02 -0.01 -0.01 -0.08 0.07 0.05 0.03 0.03 0.08 0.09
Revenue(M) 320.71 336.45 330.03 297.54 348.73 348.15 352.31 316.38 307.27 303.4

SunOpta Inc. was organized under the laws of Canada in 1973. It is a global company focused on natural, organic and specialty foods and natural health products. The Company specializes in sourcing, processing and packaging of natural and organic food products, integrated from seed through packaged products; with a focus on strategically significant vertically integrated business models. The Company’s core natural and organic food operations focus on value-added grains, fiber and fruit based product offerings, supported by a global infrastructure. The Company has two non-core holdings, a 66.4% ownership position in Opta Minerals Inc., a producer, distributor, and recycler of environmentally friendly industrial materials, and a minority ownership position in Mascoma Corporation, an innovative biofuels company. Its two industry segments are: SunOpta Foods; and Opta Minerals Inc. Opta Minerals processes, sells and distributes silica-free loose abrasives and other specialty industrial minerals to the foundry, steel, loose abrasive cleaning, roofing shingle, construction and marine/bridge cleaning industries. SunOpta Foods operates in the natural, organic and specialty foods and natural health product sectors. SunOpta Foods is comprised of four separate operating groups: Grains and Foods Group; Ingredients Group; Fruit Group; and International Foods Group.

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.