Insider Selling: Trupanion Inc (TRUP) Insider Sells 400 Shares of Stock

Trupanion Inc (NASDAQ:TRUP) insider Asher Bearman sold 400 shares of Trupanion stock in a transaction dated Monday, April 29th. The shares were sold at an average price of $33.00, for a total transaction of $13,200.00. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now owns 1,991 shares in the company, valued at $65,703. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through this hyperlink.

Asher Bearman also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Tuesday, April 2nd, Asher Bearman sold 12,500 shares of Trupanion stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $35.00, for a total transaction of $437,500.00.
  • On Friday, March 29th, Asher Bearman sold 10,300 shares of Trupanion stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $32.58, for a total transaction of $335,574.00.

TRUP stock opened at $32.74 on Friday. Trupanion Inc has a 52 week low of $22.38 and a 52 week high of $46.70. The stock has a market cap of $1.13 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of -1,091.33 and a beta of 1.16. 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 released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May 2nd. The financial services provider reported ($0.04) EPS for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.01) by ($0.03). Trupanion had a negative return on equity of 0.88% and a negative net margin of 0.30%. The company had revenue of $86.98 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $85.87 million. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted ($0.05) earnings per share. The firm’s quarterly revenue was up 24.7% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, research analysts expect that Trupanion Inc will post 0.09 EPS for the current year.

Hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Alpha Omega Wealth Management LLC raised its position in shares of Trupanion by 110.8% during the 1st quarter. Alpha Omega Wealth Management LLC now owns 843 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $28,000 after buying an additional 443 shares in the last quarter. Catalyst Capital Advisors LLC bought a new stake in shares of Trupanion during the 4th quarter worth about $59,000. Citigroup Inc. raised its position in shares of Trupanion by 12,818.2% during the 4th quarter. Citigroup Inc. now owns 2,842 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $72,000 after buying an additional 2,820 shares in the last quarter. Great West Life Assurance Co. Can raised its position in shares of Trupanion by 105.1% during the 4th quarter. Great West Life Assurance Co. Can now owns 3,691 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $91,000 after buying an additional 1,891 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Resources Investment Advisors Inc. bought a new stake in shares of Trupanion during the 4th quarter worth about $102,000. Institutional investors own 96.30% of the company’s stock.

Several analysts recently weighed in on TRUP shares. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Trupanion from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, January 10th. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Trupanion from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, February 15th. Finally, BidaskClub downgraded shares of Trupanion from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, January 22nd. One analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating, nine have assigned a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company. Trupanion has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $45.50.

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About Trupanion

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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