Volt Information Sciences, Inc. (VISI) Stock Ownership And Insider News

Volt Information Sciences, Inc. (NYSE:VISI) reached 52.17% versus a 1-year low price of $2.07. The stock was last seen 2.94% higher, reaching at $3.15 on 01/11/2019. At recent session, the prices were hovering between $3.01 and $3.1674. This company shares are 153.97% off its target price of $8 and the current market capitalization stands at $64.8M. The recent change has given its price a 13.35% lead over SMA 50 and -35.71% deficit over its 52-week high. The stock witnessed 31.25% gains, -16.22% declines and -20.25% declines for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. To measure price-variation, we found VISI’s volatility during a week at 5.83% and during a month it has been found around 6.19%.

Volt Information Sciences, Inc. (VISI) Top Holders

Institutional investors currently hold around $25 million or 38% in VISI stock. Look at its top three institutional owners. Glacier Peak Capital Llc owns $7.58 million in Volt Information Sciences, Inc., which represents roughly 11.7% of the company’s market cap and approximately 30.32% of the institutional ownership. Similar statistics are true for the second largest owner, Dimensional Fund Advisors Lp, which owns 1,208,888 shares of the stock are valued at $3.81 million. The third largest holder is Ars Investment Partners, Llc, which currently holds $3.57 million worth of this stock and that ownership represents nearly 5.51% of its market capitalization.

Volt Information Sciences, Inc. 13F Filings

At the end of September reporting period, 15 institutional holders increased their position in Volt Information Sciences, Inc. (NYSE:VISI) by some 402,003 shares, 10 decreased positions by 216,819 and 8 held positions by 7,412,914. That puts total institutional holdings at 8,031,736 shares, according to SEC filings. The stock grabbed 7 new institutional investments totaling 65,200 shares while 3 institutional investors sold out their entire positions totaling 11,650 shares.

Volt Information Sciences, Inc. (NYSE:VISI) Insider Trades

Multiple company employees have indulged in significant insider trading. Volt Information Sciences, Inc. disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that 10% Owner Rudolf John C has acquired 142,155 shares of Volt Information Sciences, Inc. (VISI) in trading session dated Oct. 24, 2017. These shares are worth $457,739 and were traded at $3.22 each. The SEC filing shows that Cyprus Nick performed a purchase of 1,000 shares. The Director added these shares by way of transaction on Jun. 28, 2016. The company’s shares were assimilated at $6.02 per share worth to an investment of some $6,020 on account of Cyprus Nick.

CFO, Tomkins Paul, purchased 3,300 common shares of Volt Information Sciences, Inc. (VISI) in the open market. In a transaction dated Jun. 27, 2016, the shares were bought at an average price of $6, giving away a sum of $19,800. After this purchase, 3,300 common shares of VISI are directly owned by the insider, with total stake valued at $10,395.

In the transaction dated Jun. 27, 2016, the great number of shares acquired came courtesy the Controller & CAO; Berndt Bryan added a total of 3,088 shares at an average price of $6.01, amounting to approximately $18,559. The insider now directly owns 3,088 shares worth $9,727.