Trupanion Inc (TRUP) CFO Sells $15,255.00 in Stock

Trupanion Inc (NASDAQ:TRUP) CFO Tricia Plouf sold 500 shares of Trupanion stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, March 20th. The stock was sold at an average price of $30.51, for a total value of $15,255.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief financial officer now owns 4,191 shares in the company, valued at $127,867.41. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website.

Tricia Plouf also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Thursday, February 21st, Tricia Plouf sold 1,300 shares of Trupanion stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $30.00, for a total transaction of $39,000.00.
  • On Thursday, February 14th, Tricia Plouf sold 2,600 shares of Trupanion stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $30.00, for a total transaction of $78,000.00.

NASDAQ TRUP traded up $0.19 during mid-day trading on Monday, hitting $35.49. The stock had a trading volume of 135,400 shares, compared to its average volume of 289,064. Trupanion Inc has a twelve month low of $22.38 and a twelve month high of $46.70. The company has a market cap of $1.21 billion, a P/E ratio of -1,183.00 and a beta of 1.19. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.10, a quick ratio of 1.87 and a current ratio of 1.87.

Trupanion (NASDAQ:TRUP) last issued its earnings results on Wednesday, February 13th. The financial services provider reported ($0.01) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.01 by ($0.02). Trupanion had a negative return on equity of 0.88% and a negative net margin of 0.30%. The company had revenue of $82.64 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $82.16 million. The firm’s revenue was up 24.2% on a year-over-year basis. As a group, sell-side analysts predict that Trupanion Inc will post 0.11 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Several research firms have commented on TRUP. BidaskClub raised shares of Trupanion from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research note on Monday, April 1st. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Trupanion from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, February 19th. Finally, ValuEngine upgraded shares of Trupanion from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, March 21st. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating, nine have given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the stock. Trupanion currently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $44.38.

Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of TRUP. RV Capital GmbH acquired a new stake in shares of Trupanion during the 4th quarter worth about $15,039,000. Wells Fargo & Company MN increased its position in shares of Trupanion by 927.2% during the 3rd quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 478,209 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $17,087,000 after purchasing an additional 431,653 shares during the last quarter. Handelsbanken Fonder AB increased its position in shares of Trupanion by 65.0% during the 4th quarter. Handelsbanken Fonder AB now owns 660,000 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $16,804,000 after purchasing an additional 260,000 shares during the last quarter. Millennium Management LLC increased its position in shares of Trupanion by 1,006.9% during the 4th quarter. Millennium Management LLC now owns 284,032 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $7,231,000 after purchasing an additional 258,372 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Alliancebernstein L.P. increased its position in shares of Trupanion by 19.3% during the 3rd quarter. Alliancebernstein L.P. now owns 1,556,323 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $55,607,000 after purchasing an additional 251,931 shares during the last quarter. 97.20% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

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Trupanion Company Profile

Trupanion, Inc, together with its subsidiaries, provides medical insurance for cats and dogs on monthly subscription basis in the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico. The company operates through Subscription Business and Other Business segments. It serves pet owners and veterinarians through third-party referrals and online member acquisition channels.

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