Insider Trading Roundup: Compass Diversified Holdings $CODI

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Compass Diversified Holdings (NYSE:CODI) insiders have most recently took part in a trading activity. On Jan 3, 2018 Mccoy Sarah Gaines, See Remark (a) bought 4,733 shares having total worth of $81,597 at the price of $17.24 per share, following the transaction a total of 4,733 shares owned by Mccoy Sarah Gaines.

On the same day, Ewing D Eugene, See Remark (a) bought 4,733 shares having total worth of $81,597 at the price of $17.24 per share, following the transaction a total of 60,733 shares owned by Ewing D Eugene. Before this latest buy, Ewing D Eugene purchased CODI at 2 other times during the past twelve months, for a total investment of $132,781 at an average of $17.31 per share.

On the same day, Edwards Harold S, See Remarks (a) bought 4,733 shares having total worth of $81,597 at the price of $17.24 per share, following the transaction a total of 49,088 shares owned by Edwards Harold S. Before this latest buy, Edwards Harold S purchased CODI at 1 other times during the past twelve months, for a total investment of $81,720 at an average of $18.16 per share.

On the same day, Day C Sean, See Remarks (a) bought 5,599 shares having total worth of $96,527 at the price of $17.24 per share, following the transaction a total of 601,468 shares owned by Day C Sean. Before this latest buy, Day C Sean purchased CODI at 1 other times during the past twelve months, for a total investment of $96,611 at an average of $18.16 per share.

On the same day, Burns Gordon M, See Remark (a) bought 4,733 shares having total worth of $81,597 at the price of $17.24 per share, following the transaction a total of 184,092 shares owned by Burns Gordon M. Before this latest buy, Burns Gordon M purchased CODI at 1 other times during the past twelve months, for a total investment of $81,675 at an average of $18.15 per share.

On the same day, Bottiglieri James, See Remark (a) bought 4,733 shares having total worth of $81,597 at the price of $17.24 per share, following the transaction a total of 55,195 shares owned by Bottiglieri James. Before this latest buy, Bottiglieri James purchased CODI at 3 other times during the past twelve months, for a total investment of $213,590 at an average of $17.01 per share.

The stock has experienced a total of 2 insider trades in the past three months. These trades include 2 buy trades. Furthermore, over the past 12 months , the stock was traded 14 times by insiders. an employee of the company was the buyer in 14 instances.

Time Frame Number of Insider Buy Number of Insider Sell Stock Price Change(%)
3 Month 2 0 3.24%
12 Month 14 0 3.24%

Shares of Compass Diversified Holdings (NYSE:CODI) traded up 0.86% on Jan 4, 2018, hitting $17.55. 352,086 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Compass Diversified Holdings has a 52 week low of $16.15 and a 52 week high of $19.3. The company’s market cap is $929 million.

Compass Diversified Holdings (NYSE:CODI) last announced its earnings results on Nov 8, 2017. The company reported 0.10 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, lower than the consensus estimate of 0.46 by $0.36. The company had revenue of $324 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $347 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted 0.72 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 28% on a year-over-year basis.

2017-11-08 2017-08-02 2017-05-03 2017-03-01 2016-11-02 2016-08-03 2016-05-04 2016-02-29 2015-11-04 2015-08-05
earnings per share 0.10 -0.53 -0.46 0.36 0.72 0.33 -0.31 0.07 0.16 0.40
Revenue(M) 323.96 307.38 289.99 318.56 252.29 229.39 208.05 218.09 208.15 284.73

Compass Diversified Holdings Shares of Beneficial Interest was incorporated in Delaware on November 18, 2005. The company acquires controlling interests in and actively manage businesses that it thinks operate in industries with long-term macroeconomic growth opportunities, and that have positive and stable cash flows, face minimal threats of technological or competitive obsolescence and have strong management teams largely in place. Its unique public structure provides investors with an opportunity to participate in the ownership and growth of companies which have historically been owned by private equity firms, wealthy individuals or families. Through the acquisition of a diversified group of businesses with these characteristics, the company also offers investors an opportunity to diversify their own portfolio risk while participating in the ongoing cash flows of those businesses through the receipt of distributions. On August 24, 2011, it purchased a controlling interest in CamelBak Products, LLC (‘CamelBak’) with headquarters in Petaluma, California. CamelBak invented the hands-free hydration category and is the global leader in the design and manufacture of personal hydration products for outdoor, recreation and military use. On October 17, 2011, it sold its majority-owned subsidiary, Staffmark Holdings, Inc. (‘Staffmark’) for a total enterprise value of $295 million to a subsidiary of Japan-based Recruit Co., Ltd. It received approximately $217.2 million at the time of sale in net proceeds after deducting fees, costs and non-controlling shareholder’s interests. It recorded a gain of $88.6 million and used the net proceeds to pay down its Prior Revolving Credit Facility. It has two primary strategies that it uses in order to provide distributions to its shareholders and increase shareholder value. First, it focuses on growing the earnings and cash flow from its businesses. The company thinks that the scale and scope of its businesses give it a diverse base of cash flow upon which to further build. Second, it identify, perform due diligence on, negotiate and consummate additional platform acquisitions of small to middle market businesses in attractive industry sectors in accordance with acquisition criteria established by the board of directors. Its operations and facilities are subject to evolving federal, state and local environmental and occupational health and safety 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.