Valspar Corporation (The) (VAL) : Net money flow in Valspar Corporation (The) (VAL) was negative ($1.73 million) and the inflow of money on uptick was $1.86 million, whereas, the outflow of money on downticks amounted to $3.59 million on Monday. The traders used every opportunity of price strength in the stock to sell their positions, hence, the total uptick to downtick ratio was 0.52. The block trades show that the large investors, were aggressive sellers in the stock. On the other hand, the total value of block trades done on downticks was $0.1 million. The money flow in block trades was negative ($0.1). Valspar Corporation (The) (VAL) gained $0.06 cent during the day and reached $108.3, a gain of 0.06% over the previous day.
The Valspar Corporation is up 1.51% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 31.42%. The Valspar Corporation has dropped 0.33% in the last five trading days, however, the shares have posted positive gains of 0.26% in the last 4 weeks. In a related news, Hendrickson Gary E, director officer (Chairman, President and CEO) of Valspar Corp, unloaded 50,000 shares at an average price of $84.65 on December 7, 2015. The total amount of the transaction was worth $4,232,500, according to the disclosed information with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
Valspar Corporation (The) (NYSE:VAL): On Mondays trading session , Opening price of the stock was $108.16 with an intraday high of $108.42. The bears continued to sell at higher levels and eventually sold the stock down to an intraday low of $107.795. However, the stock managed to close at $108.23, a loss of 0.01% for the day. On the previous day, the stock had closed at $108.24. The total traded volume of the day was 376,592 shares.
The Valspar Corporation is engaged in developing, manufacturing and distributing a range of coatings, paints and related products. The Company operates through two business segments: Coatings and Paints. The Coatings segment includes the Companys industrial product lines and packaging product line. The Company offers a range of decorative and protective coatings for metal, wood and plastic, primarily for sale to original equipment manufacturing (OEM) customers in Asia, Australia, Europe, North America and South America. The Paints segment includes the Companys consumer paints and automotive paint refinish product lines. The Company offers a range of paints, primers, topcoats and aerosol spray paints through retailers, distribution networks and Company-owned stores.