Whitewave Foods Company (The) (WWAV) : Money flow in the Whitewave Foods Company (The) (WWAV) stock was negative (7.17 million) on Thursday, which shows that the investors used the strength in the stock price to reduce their holdings. The total traded value on upticks was $12.99 million, compared to $20.16 million on downticks. The total uptick to downtick ratio was 0.64, indicating the underlying weakness in the stock. Even in block trades, money flow was negative ($6.65 million), indicating selling on the strength. The transaction value during uptick in block trades was $1.19 million. Downtick transaction value in block trades amounted to $7.84 million, indicating persistent selling. The uptick to downtick ratio was 0.15. Whitewave Foods Company (The) (WWAV) traded $0.03 higher at $56.17 gaining 0.05% over the previous days close.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 15.62% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 22.14%. Shares have rallied 11.77% from its 1 Year high price. On Jul 7, 2016, the shares registered one year high at $56.82 and the one year low was seen on Feb 11, 2016. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $46.45 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $41.00.
Whitewave Foods Company (The) (NYSE:WWAV): The stock opened at $56.05 on Thursday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $56.20 for the day. The stock traded down to $55.96 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $56.00 with a loss of -0.25% for the day. The stock had closed at $56.14 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 3,532,397 shares.
In an insider trading activity, The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged that Engles Gregg L, director officer (Chairman and CEO) of Whitewave Foods Co, had unloaded 25,000 shares at an average price of $40.22 in a transaction dated on March 3, 2016. The total value of the transaction was worth $1,005,500.
The WhiteWave Foods Company is a consumer packaged food and beverage company. The Company manufactures, markets, distributes and sells branded plant-based foods and beverages, coffee creamers and beverages, dairy products and organic produce across North America and Europe. Its segments include Americas Foods & Beverages, Americas Fresh Foods and Europe Foods & Beverages. It is engaged in the manufacturing, marketing, distribution and sale of plant-based beverages in China. In North America, it distributes the brands, including Silk and So Delicious plant-based foods and beverages; International Delight and LAND O LAKES coffee creamers and beverages; Horizon Organic dairy products, and Earthbound Farm organic salads, fruits and vegetables. Its plant-based foods and beverages brands in Europe include Alpro and Provamel. It sells its plant-based beverages in China under the Silk ZhiPuMoFang brand. In addition, it also offers the Vega brand, which includes plant-based nutrition products.