The Top Three Holders Of William Lyon Homes (WLH)

William Lyon Homes (NYSE:WLH) reached 32.59% versus a 1-year low price of $9.85. The stock was last seen 3.82% higher, reaching at $13.06 on 01/09/2019. At recent session, the prices were hovering between $12.5 and $13.47. This company shares are 30.17% off its target price of $17 and the current market capitalization stands at $478.52M. The recent change has given its price a 7.85% lead over SMA 50 and -60.01% deficit over its 52-week high. The stock witnessed 11.24% gains, -13.45% declines and -45.03% declines for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. To measure price-variation, we found WLH’s volatility during a week at 6.72% and during a month it has been found around 5.37%.

William Lyon Homes (WLH) Top Holders

Institutional investors currently hold around $423 million or 0% in WLH stock. Look at its top three institutional owners. Blackrock Inc. owns $74.94 million in William Lyon Homes, which represents roughly 15.66% of the company’s market cap and approximately 17.72% of the institutional ownership. Similar statistics are true for the second largest owner, Gmt Capital Corp, which owns 3,484,627 shares of the stock are valued at $43.84 million. The third largest holder is Dimensional Fund Advisors Lp, which currently holds $35.26 million worth of this stock and that ownership represents nearly 7.37% of its market capitalization.

William Lyon Homes 13F Filings

At the end of September reporting period, 73 institutional holders increased their position in William Lyon Homes (NYSE:WLH) by some 6,444,759 shares, 77 decreased positions by 8,086,763 and 24 held positions by 19,057,185. That puts total institutional holdings at 33,588,707 shares, according to SEC filings. The stock grabbed 15 new institutional investments totaling 1,895,682 shares while 43 institutional investors sold out their entire positions totaling 3,171,047 shares.

William Lyon Homes (NYSE:WLH) Insider Trades

Multiple company employees have indulged in significant insider trading. William Lyon Homes disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that 10% Owner Gmt Capital Corp has sold 58,802 shares of William Lyon Homes (WLH) in trading session dated Nov. 26, 2018. These shares are worth $712,680 and were traded at $12.12 each. The SEC filing shows that Gmt Capital Corp performed a sale of 83,300 shares. The 10% Owner disposed these shares by way of transaction on Nov. 20, 2018. The company’s shares were given away at $11.76 per share worth to an income of some $979,608 on account of Gmt Capital Corp.

President & CEO, Zaist Matthew R, purchased 8,000 common shares of William Lyon Homes (WLH) in the open market. In a transaction dated Nov. 16, 2018, the shares were bought at an average price of $11.6, giving away a sum of $92,800. After this purchase, 423,938 common shares of WLH are directly owned by the insider, with total stake valued at $5,536,630.

In the transaction dated Nov. 13, 2018, the great number of shares disposed came courtesy the 10% Owner; Gmt Capital Corp disposed a total of 166,600 shares at an average price of $12.17, amounting to approximately $2,027,522. The insider now directly owns 3,318,027 shares worth $43,333,433.

William Lyon Homes (WLH) Analyst Guide

Several analysts have released their opinion on William Lyon Homes (NYSE:WLH), with 0 analysts believing it is a strong buy. Whereas 3 of them predict the stock is a hold. Also, there are 1 buy, 0 sell and 0 strong sell ratings, collectively assigning a 2.75 average brokerage recommendation.