The VP, Gen Counsel & Corp Sec of Woodward is Exercising Options

Today it was reported that the VP, Gen Counsel & Corp Sec of Woodward (WWD), Christopher Fawzy, exercised options to sell 3,000 WWD shares at $23.18 a share, for a total transaction value of $255K.

In addition to Christopher Fawzy, 2 other WWD executives reported Sell trades in the last month.

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Based on Woodward’s latest earnings report for the quarter ending September 30, the company posted quarterly revenue of $719 million and quarterly net profit of $74.51 million. In comparison, last year the company earned revenue of $607 million and had a net profit of $62.23 million. WWD’s market cap is $4.84B and the company has a P/E ratio of 27.78. Currently, Woodward has an average volume of 53.36K.

Based on 7 analyst ratings, the analyst consensus is Moderate Buy with an average price target of $90.00, reflecting a 17.0% upside.

In the last 30 days, insiders have sold $433.6K worth of WWD shares and purchased $176.2K worth of WWD shares. The insider sentiment on Woodward has been neutral according to 25 insider trades in the past three months. This sentiment is slightly lower than the average sentiment of company insiders in this sector.

Christopher Fawzy’s trades have generated a 33.3% average return based on past transactions. DailyInsider proprietary algorithm detects trades by the most influential insiders and selects attractive trading opportunities daily. To subscribe to the DailyInsider visit this page.

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Woodward, Inc. engages in the provision of control system solutions and components for the aerospace and industrial markets. It operates through the Aerospace and Industrial segment. The Aerospace segment designs, manufactures, and services systems and products for the management of fuel, air, combustion and motion control.