General Finance Co. (NASDAQ:GFN) insider Theodore M. Mourouzis sold 11,525 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, September 25th. The stock was sold at an average price of $15.30, for a total transaction of $176,332.50. Following the transaction, the insider now owns 467,299 shares in the company, valued at $7,149,674.70. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink.

Shares of GFN traded up $0.30 during mid-day trading on Wednesday, reaching $15.60. 180,100 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 90,678. The company has a current ratio of 1.56, a quick ratio of 1.12 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 4.20. The firm has a market cap of $459.17 million, a PE ratio of 255.00, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 6.01 and a beta of 1.18. General Finance Co. has a 52-week low of $4.99 and a 52-week high of $15.70.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of General Finance from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, July 18th.

Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the company. Virtu Financial LLC purchased a new position in shares of General Finance during the second quarter worth approximately $162,000. Spark Investment Management LLC grew its position in shares of General Finance by 137.3% during the second quarter. Spark Investment Management LLC now owns 26,100 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $353,000 after acquiring an additional 15,100 shares during the last quarter. Russell Investments Group Ltd. purchased a new position in shares of General Finance during the second quarter worth approximately $206,000. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. purchased a new position in shares of General Finance during the second quarter worth approximately $244,000. Finally, Royce & Associates LP grew its position in shares of General Finance by 111.6% during the second quarter. Royce & Associates LP now owns 45,025 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $610,000 after acquiring an additional 23,748 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 23.15% of the company’s stock.

About General Finance

General Finance Corporation, a specialty rental services company, provides portable storage, modular space, and liquid containment solutions in North America and the Asia-Pacific regions. Its portable storage products include storage containers used in classroom equipment storage, construction equipment and tool storage, disaster shelters, landscaping sheds, recreational equipment storage, and retail inventory storage applications; and freight containers used in freight transportation by road and rail.

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