The Hain Celestial Group (NASDAQ:HAIN) has climbed 1.09% in the past week and advanced 2.89% in the last 4 weeks. In the past week, the company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 2.3% and the outperformance has advanced to 1.95% for the last 4 weeks period.
The Hain Celestial Group (NASDAQ:HAIN): The stock opened at $50.40 on Friday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $50.58 for the day. The stock traded down to $49.37 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $50.15 with a loss of -0.50% for the day. The stock had closed at $50.40 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 1,919,652 shares.
The company shares have dropped -26.07% from its 1 Year high price. On Aug 5, 2015, the shares registered one year high at $70.65 and the one year low was seen on Jan 22, 2016. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $47.82 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $41.27.
On the companys insider trading activities, Weiner Ross, officer (VP & Chief Accounting Officer) of Hain Celestial Group Inc, unloaded 378 shares at an average price of $62.11 on May 20, 2015. The total amount of the transaction was worth $23,478, according to the disclosed information with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
Many analysts have stated their opinion on the company shares. Atlantic Equities initiates coverage on The Hain Celestial Group (NASDAQ:HAIN). Atlantic Equities has a Neutral rating on the shares. As per the latest report, the brokerage house announces the price target to $48 per share. The rating by the firm was issued on April 7, 2016. Currently the company Insiders own 3.1% of The Hain Celestial Group shares according to the proxy statements. Institutional Investors own 85.15% of The Hain Celestial Group shares.
The Hain Celestial Group, Inc. manufactures, markets, distributes and sells organic and natural products under brand names, which are sold as better-for-you products. The Company operates in five segments: the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, Europe and Hain Pure Protein. The Companys brands include Almond Dream, Arrowhead Mills, BluePrint, Celestial Seasonings, Cully & Sully, Danival, DeBoles, Earths Best, Ellas Kitchen, Europes Best, Farmhouse Fare, Frank Coopers, Gales, Garden of Eatin, GG UniqueFiber, Hartleys, Health Valley, Imagine, Johnsons Juice Co., Lima, Linda McCartney, MaraNatha, New Covent Garden Soup Co., Rice Dream, Robertsons, Rudis Organic Bakery, Rudis Gluten-Free Bakery, Sensible Portions, Spectrum, Spectrum Essentials and Soy Dream, among others. Its markets its personal care products under the Alba Botanica, Avalon Organics, Earths Best, JASON and Queen Helene brands. In addition, it offers the Joya and Happy brands.