CDTi Advanced Materials Inc (NASDAQ:CDTI) shares saw strong trading volume on Wednesday . 1,451,984 shares changed hands during mid-day trading, an increase of 1,467% from the previous session’s volume of 92,641 shares.The stock last traded at $2.23 and had previously closed at $1.50.

The company has a market cap of $9.08 million, a PE ratio of -1.04 and a beta of 2.40.

CDTi Advanced Materials (NASDAQ:CDTI) last released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August 14th. The basic materials company reported ($0.09) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of ($0.09). CDTi Advanced Materials had a negative return on equity of 85.75% and a negative net margin of 21.21%. The company had revenue of $2.43 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.80 million.

In other news, Director Lon E. Bell acquired 625,494 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, July 25th. The stock was bought at an average price of $0.50 per share, with a total value of $312,747.00. Following the completion of the purchase, the director now directly owns 968,988 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $484,494. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link. Insiders bought 662,930 shares of company stock valued at $331,465 in the last ninety days. 7.80% of the stock is currently owned by insiders.

CDTi Advanced Materials Company Profile (NASDAQ:CDTI)

CDTi Advanced Materials, Inc provides technology and solutions to the automotive emissions control markets in the United States, Canada, and Europe. Its catalyst products include synergized- platinum group metal (PGM) diesel oxidation catalysts, zero-PGM catalysts, selective catalytic reduction catalysts, and base-metal activated rhodium support catalysts.

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