Westwater Resources, Inc. (WWR): How Are Institutional Investors Playing Their WWR Holdings?

Westwater Resources, Inc. (NASDAQ:WWR) is now up 20% compared to a 12-month low of $0.13. We have seen the price to move 0% lower and get settled at $0.15 on 01/17/2019. At recent session, it appeared stuck in a range of $0.148 to $0.157. This company shares are 1900% off its target price of $3 and the current market capitalization stands at $9.79M. The recent change has given its price a -15.01% deficit over SMA 50 and -85.85% deficit over its 52-week high. The stock witnessed -7.41% declines, -22.68% declines and -63.34% declines for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. To measure price-variation, we found WWR’s volatility during a week at 9.01% and during a month it has been found around 12.19%.

Westwater Resources, Inc. 13F Filings

At the end of September reporting period, 5 institutional holders increased their position in Westwater Resources, Inc. (NASDAQ:WWR) by some 618,122 shares, 13 decreased positions by 308,099 and 12 held positions by 1,364,099. That puts total institutional holdings at 2,290,320 shares, according to SEC filings. The stock grabbed 2 new institutional investments totaling 20 shares while 5 institutional investors sold out their entire positions totaling 121,284 shares.

Westwater Resources, Inc. (NASDAQ:WWR) Insider Trades

Multiple company employees have indulged in significant insider trading. Westwater Resources, Inc. disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that Director Kaiser Marvin K has sold 3,006 shares of Westwater Resources, Inc. (WWR) in trading session dated Aug. 24, 2017. These shares are worth $4,118 and were traded at $1.37 each. The SEC filing shows that Mccoig Dain A performed a sale of 3,032 shares. The Vice President disposed these shares by way of transaction on Jun. 07, 2016. The company’s shares were given away at $2.97 per share worth to an income of some $9,005 on account of Mccoig Dain A.

President and CEO, Jones Christopher Murrel, sold 1 common shares of Westwater Resources, Inc. (WWR) in the open market. In a transaction dated Mar. 08, 2016, the shares were put up for sale at an average price of $3, raking in a sum of $3. After this sale, 1,425 common shares of WWR are directly owned by the insider, with total stake valued at $214.

In the transaction dated Mar. 08, 2016, the great number of shares disposed came courtesy the Vice President-Finance and CFO; Vigil Jeffrey L. disposed a total of 1 shares at an average price of $3, amounting to approximately $3. The insider now directly owns 338 shares worth $51.