Veracyte Inc VCYT:NASDAQ

Last Price$25.24NASDAQ Previous Close - Last Trade as of 4:00PM ET 2/21/20

Today's Change-0.43(1.68%)
Bid (Size)$17.70 (3)
Ask (Size)$79.00 (1)
Day Low / High$24.65 - 25.70
Volume593.9 K

Insider Trends: Veracyte Sees 90 Days of Insider Buying Trend Slowing with Share Sale

4:26PM ET 8/12/2019 MT Newswires
Evan Jones, Director, sold 15,000 shares of Veracyte (VCYT) on Aug 09, 2019, for $395,681. Following the Form 4 filing with the SEC, Jones controls a total of 214,653 shares of company stock, with 25,000 shares held directly and 189,653 owned indirectly. The market value of the direct and indirect holdings, based on the prior-day closing price, is approximately $5.61 million.

In the 90 days previous to the date of this filing, there have been 10 insider transactions reported to the SEC for Veracyte. These transactions came from the activities of 5 individual insiders that resulted in a net acquisition of 63,576 company shares. This compares with the preceding 90-day window of time where there were 26 transactions from 6 insiders which resulted in the net disposition of 1,026,707 shares.

This level of insider transactions is lower than the peer group average in the 10-company Bio Diagnostics & Testing peer group over the last 90-day period. Activity in the peer group averaged 35.5 transactions per company, with company insiders acquiring on average 238,215 shares.

SEC Story Link http://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/1384101/000138410119000104/xslF345X03/wf-form4_156564147451154.xml