Chase Co. (NYSEAMERICAN:CCF) Director Mary Claire Chase sold 589 shares of Chase stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, January 12th. The stock was sold at an average price of $113.00, for a total transaction of $66,557.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now directly owns 6,870 shares in the company, valued at $776,310. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link.

Chase stock opened at $114.96 on Thursday. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $108.31. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.09 billion, a P/E ratio of 29.03 and a beta of 0.61. Chase Co. has a fifty-two week low of $52.00 and a fifty-two week high of $117.13.

Chase (NYSEAMERICAN:CCF) last released its earnings results on Thursday, November 12th. The construction company reported $0.83 earnings per share for the quarter. The business had revenue of $63.91 million for the quarter. Chase had a net margin of 14.39% and a return on equity of 12.21%.

A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in CCF. First Trust Advisors LP lifted its stake in Chase by 42.7% in the first quarter. First Trust Advisors LP now owns 17,932 shares of the construction company’s stock valued at $1,659,000 after acquiring an additional 5,367 shares during the last quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp lifted its stake in Chase by 0.7% in the second quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 97,344 shares of the construction company’s stock valued at $9,978,000 after acquiring an additional 654 shares during the last quarter. American International Group Inc. lifted its stake in Chase by 4.2% in the second quarter. American International Group Inc. now owns 4,512 shares of the construction company’s stock valued at $462,000 after acquiring an additional 180 shares during the last quarter. Bank of Montreal Can acquired a new stake in Chase in the second quarter valued at approximately $55,000. Finally, FMR LLC lifted its stake in Chase by 1.1% in the second quarter. FMR LLC now owns 839,859 shares of the construction company’s stock valued at $86,086,000 after acquiring an additional 8,790 shares during the last quarter. 69.59% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Separately, BidaskClub downgraded shares of Chase from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, December 18th.

About Chase

Chase Corporation, a specialty chemicals company, manufactures and sells protective materials for various applications worldwide. It operates through three segments: Adhesives, Sealants and Additives; Industrial Tapes; and Corrosion Protection and Waterproofing. The Adhesives, Sealants and Additives segment offers protective conformal and moisture protective electronic coatings; advanced adhesives, sealants, and coatings; polymeric microspheres; polyurethane dispersions; and superabsorbent polymers.

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