Perrigo Company (PRGO) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Perrigo Company (PRGO), hence the stock is down -7.45% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -0.45% relative to the S&P 500. The stock has risen by 1.03% in the past week indicating that the buyers are active at lower levels, but the stock is down -3.41% in the past 4 weeks. The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 1.47% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 0%.
Perrigo Company (NYSE:PRGO): During Fridays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $94.11 and $93.00 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $97.29. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $94.70, notching a gain of 1.14% for the day. The total traded volume was 4,740,905 . The stock had closed at $93.63 on the previous day.
The company Insiders own 4.47% of Perrigo Company shares according to the proxy statements. Institutional Investors own 75.88% of Perrigo Company shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -20.21%. In a related news, According to the information disclosed by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing, the officer (Executive VP & CFO) of Perrigo Co Plc, Brown Judy L had sold 2,776 shares worth of $350,387 in a transaction dated April 13, 2016. In this transaction, 2,776 shares were sold at $126.22 per share.