VWR Corporation (NASDAQ:VWR) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on VWR Corporation (NASDAQ:VWR), hence the stock is down -3.14% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -0.79% relative to the S&P 500. The stock has risen by 0.48% in the past week indicating that the buyers are active at lower levels, but the stock is down -1.58% in the past 4 weeks.
The company shares have rallied 11.68% from its 1 Year high price. On Jun 22, 2016, the shares registered one year high at $30.66 and the one year low was seen on Feb 9, 2016. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $29.18 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $26.59.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 0.12% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 2.02%.
VWR Corporation (NASDAQ:VWR): stock turned positive on Friday. Though the stock opened at $28.86, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $29.52 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $28.86 and closed the trading day at $29.26, in the green by 1.60%. The total traded volume for the day was 642,011. The stock had closed at $28.8 in the previous days trading.
In an insider trading activity, According to the information disclosed by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing, the CEO of Vwr Corp, Brocke-Benz Manuel, had purchased 335 shares in a transaction dated on June 15, 2016. The transaction was executed at $29.74 per share with total amount equaling $9,963.
VWR Corporation (VWR) is a provider of laboratory products, services and solutions to the life science, general research and applied markets. The Company operates in two segments: North, Central and South America (Americas) and Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific (EMEA-APAC). It has a presence in Europe and North America with respect to the laboratory products market. It also has operations in Asia-Pacific and other markets to support its multinational customers across the globe. The Company offers a portfolio of and private label laboratory products and a range of services, including custom manufacturing. The Companys portfolio includes chemicals, reagents, consumables, durable products and scientific equipment and instruments. The Companys branded and private label product portfolio includes service offerings marketed under the VWRCATALYST brand, including sourcing and procurement, logistics, chemical and equipment tracking and sample management.