TOR Minerals International, Inc. (NASDAQ:TORM) reached -23.54% versus a 1-year low price of $3.95. The stock was last seen -28.1% lower, reaching at $3.02 on 02/12/2018. At recent session, the prices were hovering between $3.8 and $3.8. This company shares are -100% up from its target price of $0 and the current market capitalization stands at $10.72M. The recent change has given its price a -43.45% deficit over SMA 50 and -64.05% deficit over its 52-week high. The stock witnessed -45.09% declines, -50.89% declines and -63.17% declines for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. To measure price-variation, we found TORM’s volatility during a week at 8.52% and during a month it has been found around 4.88%.TOR Minerals International, Inc. (TORM) Top Holders
Institutional investors currently hold around $1 million or 7.6% in TORM stock. Look at its top three institutional owners. First Wilshire Securities Management Inc owns $436 thousand in TOR Minerals International, Inc., which represents roughly 4.07% of the company’s market cap and approximately 43.6% of the institutional ownership. Similar statistics are true for the second largest owner, Blackrock Inc., which owns 77,626 shares of the stock are valued at $326 thousand. The third largest holder is Vanguard Group Inc, which currently holds $167 thousand worth of this stock and that ownership represents nearly 1.56% of its market capitalization.
At the end of 09/30/2017 reporting period, 3 institutional holders increased their position in TOR Minerals International, Inc. (NASDAQ:TORM) by some 5,288 shares, 1 decreased positions by 262 and 4 held positions by 259,457. That puts total institutional holdings at 265,007 shares, according to SEC filings. The stock grabbed 1 new institutional investments totaling 1,600 shares.TOR Minerals International, Inc. (NASDAQ:TORM) Insider Trades
Multiple company employees have indulged in significant insider trading. TOR Minerals International, Inc. disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that Director Pauken Thomas W has acquired 1,100 shares of TOR Minerals International, Inc. (TORM) in trading session dated Dec. 17, 2014. These shares are worth $8,525 and were traded at $7.75 each. The SEC filing shows that Pauken Thomas W performed a purchase of 1,000 shares. The Director added these shares by way of transaction on Nov. 06, 2014. The company’s shares were assimilated at $7.99 per share worth to an investment of some $7,990 on account of Pauken Thomas W.
Director, Pauken Thomas W, purchased 500 common shares of TOR Minerals International, Inc. (TORM) in the open market. In a transaction dated Jun. 27, 2014, the shares were bought at an average price of $9.5, giving away a sum of $4,750. After this purchase, 73,669 common shares of TORM are directly owned by the insider, with total stake valued at $222,480.
In the transaction dated Dec. 12, 2013, the great number of shares acquired came courtesy the Director; Pauken Thomas W added a total of 1,000 shares at an average price of $10.2, amounting to approximately $10,200. The insider now directly owns 73,169 shares worth $220,970.