Insider Trading Alert: Trans World Entertainment Corp. $TWMC

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Trans World Entertainment Corp. (TWMC) insider have most recently took part in a trading activity. On Dec 21, 2017 Miller Lloyd I Iii, 10% Owner bought 5,156 shares having total worth of $8,765 at the price of $1.7 per share, following the transaction a total of 6,515,509 shares owned by Miller Lloyd I Iii. Before this latest buy, Miller Lloyd I Iii purchased TWMC at 8 other times during the past twelve months, for a total investment of $82,871 at an average of $1.61 per share.

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 10 times by insiders. an employee of the company was the buyer in 10 instances.

Time Frame Number of Insider Buy Number of Insider Sell Stock Price Change(%)
3 Month 5 0 3.03%
12 Month 10 0 -52.11%

Trans World Entertainment Corp. (TWMC) last announced its earnings results on Nov 21, 2017. The company reported -0.22 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The company had revenue of $93 million for the quarter During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted -0.17 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 40% on a year-over-year basis.

2017-11-21 2017-08-22 2017-05-22 2017-03-16 2016-11-17 2016-08-17 2016-05-19 2016-03-03 2015-11-19 2015-08-20
earnings per share -0.22 -0.15 0.10 0.17 -0.17 -0.15 0.00 0.32 -0.14 -0.10
Revenue(M) 93 102.48 101.97 147.11 66.28 64.35 75.73 121.32 67.93 67.45

Trans World Entertainment was incorporated in New York in 1972. The company operates retail stores and three e-commerce sites and is one of the specialty retailers of entertainment products, including; video, music, electronics, trend, video games and related products in the United States. As of February 2, 2013, the Company operated 358 stores totaling approximately 2.2 million square feet in the United States, the District of Columbia and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. As of February 2, 2013, the Company operated 304 mall-based stores, predominantly under the f.y.e. (‘For Your Entertainment’) brand, including: f.y.e. stores. The Company operated 290 traditional mall based stores. f.y.e. stores average about 5,800 square feet and carry a full complement of entertainment products, including video, music, electronics, trend, video games and related products. Video only stores. The Company operated 14 video only stores, under the Suncoast Motion Pictures and Saturday Matinee brands. These stores specialize in the sale of video and related accessories. They are located in large, regional shopping malls and average about 2,500 square feet. As of February 2, 2013, the Company operated 54 freestanding stores predominantly under the f.y.e. brand. They carry a full complement of entertainment products, including video, music, electronics, trend, video games and related products and are located in freestanding, strip center and downtown locations. The freestanding stores average approximately 9,300 square feet. The Company operates three retail web sites including, www.fye.com, www.wherehouse.com and www.secondspin.com. The Company’s business is subject to a wide array of laws and regulations. The Company’s main competitors include Wal-Mart and Target, Best Buy, and Amazon. The Company’s business is subject to an array of 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.