Seacor Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CKH) CFO Bruce Weins sold 5,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, September 11th. The stock was sold at an average price of $49.25, for a total value of $246,250.00. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at this hyperlink.

CKH stock traded up $0.22 during trading hours on Friday, reaching $49.98. 98,000 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 70,721. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $46.84 and its 200-day moving average is $44.92. The company has a market cap of $999.68 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 27.61 and a beta of 0.83. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.40, a current ratio of 1.84 and a quick ratio of 1.81. Seacor Holdings, Inc. has a 12 month low of $34.63 and a 12 month high of $51.24.

Seacor (NYSE:CKH) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July 24th. The oil and gas company reported $0.76 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.44 by $0.32. The company had revenue of $197.02 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $214.72 million. Seacor had a return on equity of 4.71% and a net margin of 4.12%. As a group, equities research analysts forecast that Seacor Holdings, Inc. will post 2.19 earnings per share for the current year.

Institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Quantamental Technologies LLC grew its holdings in Seacor by 234.9% during the first quarter. Quantamental Technologies LLC now owns 998 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock worth $42,000 after purchasing an additional 700 shares during the period. Bank of Montreal Can grew its holdings in Seacor by 325.9% during the second quarter. Bank of Montreal Can now owns 1,925 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock worth $91,000 after purchasing an additional 1,473 shares during the period. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA grew its holdings in Seacor by 128.4% during the first quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA now owns 4,331 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock worth $183,000 after purchasing an additional 2,435 shares during the period. Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. bought a new position in Seacor during the first quarter worth about $216,000. Finally, Envestnet Asset Management Inc. bought a new position in Seacor during the second quarter worth about $225,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 91.60% of the company’s stock.

CKH has been the subject of a number of research reports. TheStreet cut Seacor from a “b-” rating to a “c+” rating in a report on Monday, June 3rd. ValuEngine upgraded Seacor from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, July 19th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research cut Seacor from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, August 1st.

Seacor Company Profile

SEACOR Holdings Inc engages in transportation and logistics, risk management consultancy, and other businesses in the United States and internationally. The company operates through Ocean Transportation & Logistics Services, Inland Transportation & Logistics Services, Witt O'Brien's, and Other segments.

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