Winmark Corporation (NASDAQ:WINA) insider Steven Murphy sold 3,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, August 22nd. The shares were sold at an average price of $129.26, for a total value of $387,780.00. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now directly owns 1,000 shares in the company, valued at approximately $129,260. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink.

Shares of Winmark Corporation (NASDAQ:WINA) opened at 128.90 on Friday. Winmark Corporation has a 12-month low of $99.75 and a 12-month high of $137.75. The firm has a market cap of $543.31 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 24.26 and a beta of 0.50. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $130.71 and a 200 day moving average price of $123.91.

Winmark Corporation (NASDAQ:WINA) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July 19th. The specialty retailer reported $1.29 EPS for the quarter. Winmark Corporation had a net margin of 34.24% and a negative return on equity of 442.23%. The business had revenue of $16.75 million during the quarter. On average, equities research analysts anticipate that Winmark Corporation will post $1.72 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 1st. Investors of record on Wednesday, August 9th will be given a $0.11 dividend. This represents a $0.44 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.34%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, August 7th. Winmark Corporation’s dividend payout ratio is currently 8.26%.

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Several hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in WINA. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP boosted its stake in Winmark Corporation by 2.1% in the second quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 166,462 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $21,466,000 after buying an additional 3,493 shares in the last quarter. Renaissance Technologies LLC boosted its stake in Winmark Corporation by 11.8% in the second quarter. Renaissance Technologies LLC now owns 150,101 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $19,356,000 after buying an additional 15,801 shares in the last quarter. Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC boosted its stake in Winmark Corporation by 3.6% in the second quarter. Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC now owns 5,547 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $715,000 after buying an additional 194 shares in the last quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. boosted its stake in Winmark Corporation by 6.2% in the second quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 84,798 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $10,935,000 after buying an additional 4,954 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Northern Trust Corp boosted its stake in Winmark Corporation by 5.5% in the second quarter. Northern Trust Corp now owns 36,310 shares of the specialty retailer’s stock worth $4,682,000 after buying an additional 1,901 shares in the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 43.27% of the company’s stock.

Separately, BidaskClub lowered Winmark Corporation from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, July 25th.

Winmark Corporation Company Profile

Winmark Corporation is a franchisor of five retail store concepts that buy, sell and trade gently used merchandise. The Company operates through two business segments: franchising and leasing. The franchising segment franchises value-oriented retail store concepts that buy, sell, trade and consign merchandise.

Insider Buying and Selling by Quarter for Winmark Corporation (NASDAQ:WINA)

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