Trupanion Inc (NASDAQ:TRUP) CFO Tricia Plouf sold 500 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, April 17th. The stock was sold at an average price of $34.80, for a total value of $17,400.00. Following the completion of the sale, the chief financial officer now directly owns 4,191 shares in the company, valued at $145,846.80. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website.

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

  • On Wednesday, March 20th, Tricia Plouf sold 500 shares of Trupanion stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $30.51, for a total value of $15,255.00.
  • 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 value 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 value of $78,000.00.

Trupanion stock traded down $0.39 during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $33.20. The company had a trading volume of 102,774 shares, compared to its average volume of 286,089. The company has a current ratio of 1.87, a quick ratio of 1.87 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.10. Trupanion Inc has a 12 month low of $22.38 and a 12 month high of $46.70. The company has a market capitalization of $1.14 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of -1,106.67 and a beta of 1.19.

Trupanion (NASDAQ:TRUP) last released its earnings results on Wednesday, February 13th. The financial services provider reported ($0.01) EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate 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 the consensus estimate of $82.16 million. Trupanion’s revenue for the quarter was up 24.2% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, equities research analysts predict that Trupanion Inc will post 0.11 EPS for the current year.

Several equities research analysts recently weighed in on the company. ValuEngine raised Trupanion from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, March 21st. Zacks Investment Research raised Trupanion from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $40.00 price target on the stock in a research note on Wednesday. Finally, BidaskClub raised Trupanion from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research note on Monday, April 1st. Ten research analysts have rated the stock with a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. The stock has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $45.50.

A number of institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in TRUP. Catalyst Capital Advisors LLC bought a new stake in Trupanion in the fourth quarter worth $59,000. Citigroup Inc. boosted its holdings in Trupanion by 12,818.2% in the fourth quarter. Citigroup Inc. now owns 2,842 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $72,000 after acquiring an additional 2,820 shares in the last quarter. Great West Life Assurance Co. Can boosted its holdings in Trupanion by 105.1% in the fourth quarter. Great West Life Assurance Co. Can now owns 3,691 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $91,000 after acquiring an additional 1,891 shares in the last quarter. Resources Investment Advisors Inc. bought a new stake in Trupanion in the fourth quarter worth $102,000. Finally, Legal & General Group Plc boosted its holdings in Trupanion by 14.9% in the fourth quarter. Legal & General Group Plc now owns 4,552 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $116,000 after acquiring an additional 590 shares in the last quarter. 97.10% of the stock is currently 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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