Levels Of Institutional Ownership At Stamps.com Inc. (STMP)

Stamps.com Inc. (NASDAQ:STMP) has made a 21.48% comeback from a 12-month low price of $141.38. It was seen 2.84% higher, changing the price to $171.75, when the closing bell rang on 01/10/2019. At recent session, the prices were hovering between $163.08 and $172.18. This company shares are 65.94% off its target price of $285 and the current market capitalization stands at $3.03B. The recent change has given its price a 4.62% lead over SMA 50 and -39.89% deficit over its 52-week high. The stock witnessed -0.61% declines, -19.53% declines and -36.37% declines for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. To measure price-variation, we found STMP’s volatility during a week at 4.99% and during a month it has been found around 5.19%.

Stamps.com Inc. (STMP) Top Holders

Institutional investors currently hold around $2.84 billion or 96.5% in STMP stock. Look at its top three institutional owners. Blackrock Inc. owns $440.65 million in Stamps.com Inc., which represents roughly 14.54% of the company’s market cap and approximately 15.52% of the institutional ownership. Similar statistics are true for the second largest owner, Vanguard Group Inc, which owns 1,728,469 shares of the stock are valued at $288.65 million. The third largest holder is Fmr Llc, which currently holds $207.16 million worth of this stock and that ownership represents nearly 6.84% of its market capitalization.

Stamps.com Inc. 13F Filings

At the end of September reporting period, 179 institutional holders increased their position in Stamps.com Inc. (NASDAQ:STMP) by some 1,696,122 shares, 150 decreased positions by 1,498,440 and 41 held positions by 13,813,294. That puts total institutional holdings at 17,007,856 shares, according to SEC filings. The stock grabbed 62 new institutional investments totaling 378,766 shares while 45 institutional investors sold out their entire positions totaling 300,256 shares.

Stamps.com Inc. (NASDAQ:STMP) Insider Trades

Multiple company employees have indulged in significant insider trading. Stamps.com Inc. disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that Chief Strategy Officer Khechfe Amine has sold 1,200 shares of Stamps.com Inc. (STMP) in trading session dated Jan. 02, 2019. These shares are worth $182,940 and were traded at $152.45 each. The SEC filing shows that Khechfe Amine performed a sale of 1,200 shares. The Chief Strategy Officer disposed these shares by way of transaction on Nov. 01, 2018. The company’s shares were given away at $186.24 per share worth to an income of some $223,488 on account of Khechfe Amine.

Chief Strategy Officer, Khechfe Amine, sold 1,200 common shares of Stamps.com Inc. (STMP) in the open market. In a transaction dated Oct. 01, 2018, the shares were put up for sale at an average price of $226.66, raking in a sum of $271,992. After this sale, 341 common shares of STMP are directly owned by the insider, with total stake valued at $58,567.

In the transaction dated Oct. 01, 2018, the great number of shares disposed came courtesy the Chief Marketing Officer; Buerba Sebastian disposed a total of 2,501 shares at an average price of $222.49, amounting to approximately $556,447. The insider now directly owns 164 shares worth $28,167.

Stamps.com Inc. (STMP) Analyst Guide

Several analysts have released their opinion on Stamps.com Inc. (NASDAQ:STMP), with 1 analysts believing it is a strong buy. Whereas 0 of them predict the stock is a hold. Also, there are 4 buy, 0 sell and 0 strong sell ratings, collectively assigning a 1.8 average brokerage recommendation.