STERIS Corporation (STE) : Money flow in the STERIS Corporation (STE) stock was negative (10.56 million) on Tuesday, which shows that the investors used the strength in the stock price to reduce their holdings. The total traded value on upticks was $10.97 million, compared to $21.53 million on downticks. The total uptick to downtick ratio was 0.51, indicating the underlying weakness in the stock. Even in block trades, money flow was negative ($8.94 million), indicating selling on the strength. The transaction value during uptick in block trades was $3.28 million. Downtick transaction value in block trades amounted to $12.22 million, indicating persistent selling. The uptick to downtick ratio was 0.27. STERIS Corporation (STE) traded $0.29 higher at $69.38 gaining 0.42% over the previous days close.
The company Insiders own 2.52% of STERIS Corporation shares according to the proxy statements. Institutional Investors own 95.57% of STERIS Corporation shares. In an insider trading activity,The director officer (President & CEO) of Steris Plc, Rosebrough Walter M Jr sold 10,000 shares at $64.27 on February 16, 2016. The Insider selling transaction had a total value worth of $642,700. The Insider information was disclosed with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
Shares of Steris Plc appreciated by 2.35% during the last five trading days but lost 1.92% on a 4-week basis. Steris Plc has dropped 1.86% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at -7.23%.
STERIS Corporation (NYSE:STE): stock turned positive on Tuesday. Though the stock opened at $69.26, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $69.58 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $69.16 and closed the trading day at $69.38, in the green by 0.42%. The total traded volume for the day was 1,152,566. The stock had closed at $69.09 in the previous days trading.