Kingstone Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:KINS) is now up 7.99% compared to a 12-month low of $8.01. We have seen the price to move 3.84% higher and get settled at $8.65 on 6/28/2019. At recent session, it appeared stuck in a range of $8.47 to $8.86. This company shares are 38.73% off its target price of $12 and the current market capitalization stands at $89.7M. The recent change has given its price a -13.05% deficit over SMA 50 and -58.01% deficit over its 52-week high. The stock witnessed -5.98% declines, -41.32% declines and -49.09% declines for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. To measure price-variation, we found KINS’s volatility during a week at 5.23% and during a month it has been found around 4.35%.

Kingstone Companies, Inc. (KINS) Top Holders

Institutional investors currently hold around $46 million or 50.6% in KINS stock. Look at its top three institutional owners: Vanguard Group Inc owns $4.24 million in Kingstone Companies, Inc., which represents roughly 4.72% of the company’s market cap and approximately 9.21% of the institutional ownership. Similar statistics are true for the second largest owner, Blackrock Inc., which owns 467,958 shares of the stock are valued at $4.05 million. The third largest holder is Dimensional Fund Advisors Lp, which currently holds $3.45 million worth of this stock and that ownership represents nearly 3.84% of its market capitalization.

Kingstone Companies, Inc. 13F Filings

At the end of March reporting period, 31 institutional holders increased their position in Kingstone Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:KINS) by some 349,900 shares, 23 decreased positions by 559,799 and 19 held positions by 4,355,737. That puts total institutional holdings at 5,265,436 shares, according to SEC filings. The stock grabbed 12 new institutional investments totaling 147,794 shares while 4 institutional investors sold out their entire positions totaling 170,204 shares.

Kingstone Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:KINS) Insider Trades

Multiple company employees have indulged in significant insider trading. Kingstone Companies, Inc. disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that Director HAFT JAY M has acquired 2,000 shares of Kingstone Companies, Inc. (KINS) in the trading session dated Jun. 25, 2019. These shares are worth $17,000 and were traded at $8.5 each. The SEC filing shows that Tupper Floyd R performed a purchase of 2,000 shares. The Director added these shares by way of transaction on Jun. 07, 2019. The company’s shares were assimilated at $8.18 per share worth to an investment of some $16,360 to the account of Tupper Floyd R.

Director, HAFT JAY M, purchased 2,000 common shares of Kingstone Companies, Inc. (KINS) in the open market. In a transaction dated May. 20, 2019, the shares were bought at an average price of $9, giving away a sum of $18,000. After this purchase, 96,676 common shares of KINS are directly owned by the insider, with total stake valued at $836,247.

In the transaction dated May. 13, 2019, a great number of shares acquired came courtesy the President & CEO; THATCHER DALE A added a total of 25,000 shares at an average price of $9, amounting to approximately $225,000. The insider now directly owns 101,803 shares worth $880,596.

Kingstone Companies, Inc. (KINS) Analyst Guide

Several analysts have released their opinion on Kingstone Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:KINS), with 0 analysts believing it is a strong buy. Whereas 0 of them predict the stock is a hold. Also, there are 2 buy, 0 sell and 0 strong sell ratings, collectively assigning a 2 average brokerage recommendation [T1].