Kirkland’s Inc. (NASDAQ:KIRK) Director Carl Kirkland sold 30,182 shares of Kirkland’s stock in a transaction on Friday, November 18th. The shares were sold at an average price of $14.06, for a total transaction of $424,358.92. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now directly owns 649,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $9,124,940. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link.

Carl Kirkland also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Wednesday, November 16th, Carl Kirkland sold 9,721 shares of Kirkland’s stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $13.66, for a total transaction of $132,788.86.
  • On Tuesday, November 15th, Carl Kirkland sold 90,279 shares of Kirkland’s stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $13.54, for a total transaction of $1,222,377.66.
  • On Thursday, October 20th, Carl Kirkland sold 37,643 shares of Kirkland’s stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $12.67, for a total transaction of $476,936.81.
  • On Thursday, October 6th, Carl Kirkland sold 12,494 shares of Kirkland’s stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $12.53, for a total transaction of $156,549.82.
  • On Wednesday, September 28th, Carl Kirkland sold 502 shares of Kirkland’s stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $12.50, for a total transaction of $6,275.00.
  • On Monday, September 26th, Carl Kirkland sold 4,800 shares of Kirkland’s stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $12.51, for a total transaction of $60,048.00.
  • On Friday, September 23rd, Carl Kirkland sold 17,992 shares of Kirkland’s stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $12.63, for a total transaction of $227,238.96.
  • On Thursday, September 22nd, Carl Kirkland sold 19,718 shares of Kirkland’s stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $12.59, for a total transaction of $248,249.62.
  • On Friday, September 16th, Carl Kirkland sold 1,300 shares of Kirkland’s stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $12.50, for a total transaction of $16,250.00.
  • On Thursday, September 15th, Carl Kirkland sold 5,551 shares of Kirkland’s stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $12.69, for a total transaction of $70,442.19.

Shares of Kirkland’s Inc. (NASDAQ:KIRK) traded up 0.43% during mid-day trading on Monday, reaching $14.01. 51,279 shares of the company traded hands. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $12.50 and its 200-day moving average is $13.71. Kirkland’s Inc. has a 52 week low of $11.18 and a 52 week high of $18.19. The company has a market capitalization of $222.62 million, a P/E ratio of 17.04 and a beta of 1.66.

Insider Buying and Selling by Quarter for Kirkland`s (NASDAQ:KIRK)

A number of analysts have recently commented on the stock. B. Riley reissued a “buy” rating and set a $15.00 target price on shares of Kirkland’s in a research note on Monday. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Kirkland’s from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, October 25th. SunTrust Banks Inc. cut their target price on shares of Kirkland’s from $20.00 to $16.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a research note on Wednesday, August 24th. Finally, Sidoti cut shares of Kirkland’s from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating and cut their target price for the stock from $21.00 to $13.00 in a research note on Tuesday, August 23rd. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $17.60.

A number of hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the company. Penn Capital Management Co. Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Kirkland’s by 65.2% in the third quarter. Penn Capital Management Co. Inc. now owns 685,350 shares of the company’s stock worth $8,348,000 after buying an additional 270,411 shares in the last quarter. Emerald Acquisition Ltd. boosted its stake in shares of Kirkland’s by 440.3% in the third quarter. Emerald Acquisition Ltd. now owns 268,323 shares of the company’s stock worth $3,268,000 after buying an additional 218,664 shares in the last quarter. Paradigm Capital Management Inc. NY boosted its stake in shares of Kirkland’s by 17.5% in the third quarter. Paradigm Capital Management Inc. NY now owns 1,246,200 shares of the company’s stock worth $15,179,000 after buying an additional 185,800 shares in the last quarter. Royce & Associates LP boosted its stake in shares of Kirkland’s by 37.2% in the second quarter. Royce & Associates LP now owns 638,715 shares of the company’s stock worth $9,376,000 after buying an additional 173,278 shares in the last quarter. Finally, BlackRock Fund Advisors boosted its stake in shares of Kirkland’s by 8.4% in the third quarter. BlackRock Fund Advisors now owns 1,065,027 shares of the company’s stock worth $12,972,000 after buying an additional 82,856 shares in the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 85.42% of the company’s stock.

About Kirkland’s

Kirkland’s, Inc is a specialty retailer of home decor and gifts in the United States. The Company’s merchandise categories include wall decor, art, mirrors, lamps, decorative accessories, accent furniture, textiles, fragrance and accessories, frames, housewares, impulse and personal accessories, outdoor living and artificial floral products.

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