Napco Security Technologies Inc (NASDAQ:NSSC) insider Kevin S. Buchel sold 1,732 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, March 24th. The shares were sold at an average price of $10.34, for a total transaction of $17,908.88. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 286,618 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $2,963,630.12. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink.
Napco Security Technologies Inc (NASDAQ:NSSC) opened at 10.40 on Tuesday. Napco Security Technologies Inc has a 12 month low of $5.57 and a 12 month high of $10.95. The firm has a market cap of $195.53 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 33.12 and a beta of 0.60. The stock’s 50 day moving average is $9.48 and its 200-day moving average is $8.22.
Napco Security Technologies (NASDAQ:NSSC) last released its earnings results on Monday, February 6th. The company reported $0.05 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.04 by $0.01. The business earned $20.70 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $20.50 million. Napco Security Technologies had a net margin of 6.97% and a return on equity of 11.59%. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $0.02 earnings per share. On average, analysts anticipate that Napco Security Technologies Inc will post $0.38 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
Separately, Benchmark Co. initiated coverage on shares of Napco Security Technologies in a research report on Thursday, January 12th. They set a “buy” rating for the company.
A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in NSSC. Renaissance Technologies LLC increased its position in Napco Security Technologies by 4.3% in the fourth quarter. Renaissance Technologies LLC now owns 239,300 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,034,000 after buying an additional 9,900 shares during the period. Teton Advisors Inc. increased its position in Napco Security Technologies by 13.3% in the fourth quarter. Teton Advisors Inc. now owns 234,811 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,996,000 after buying an additional 27,600 shares during the period. Oxford Asset Management acquired a new position in Napco Security Technologies during the fourth quarter worth $169,000. Spark Investment Management LLC acquired a new position in Napco Security Technologies during the third quarter worth $122,000. Finally, Wasatch Advisors Inc. acquired a new position in Napco Security Technologies during the third quarter worth $2,791,000. 21.00% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.
Napco Security Technologies Company Profile
NAPCO Security Technologies, Inc is a manufacturer of security products, encompassing access control systems, door-locking products, intrusion and fire alarm systems and video surveillance products. These products are used for commercial, residential, institutional, industrial and governmental applications, and are sold across the world principally to independent distributors, dealers and installers of security equipment.
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