Ciena Corp (CIEN): Stephen B Alexander , Sr VP Chief Technology Officer of Ciena Corp sold 3,500 shares on Apr 15, 2016. The Insider selling transaction was reported by the company on Apr 18, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were sold at $17.86 per share for a total value of $62,510.00 , the company said in a SEC Form 4 Filing.
Other Insider transactions have been reported by the company according to SEC Form 4, on Apr 11, 2016, James E Jr Moylan (SVP Finance, CFO) sold 2,000 shares at $18.48 per share price.On Mar 16, 2016, James Frodsham (SR. VP, Chief Strategy Officer) sold 4,000 shares at $17.38 per share price.Also, On Mar 16, 2016, Stephen B Alexander (Sr VP Chief Technology Officer) sold 3,500 shares at $17.38 per share price.On Feb 24, 2016, Bruce L. Claflin (director) sold 800 shares at $20.00 per share price.
Shares of Ciena Corporation (CIEN) ended Friday, Apr 15, 2016 session in red amid volatile trading. The shares closed down -0.14 points or -0.78% at $17.8 with 24,49,436 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $17.86, the shares hit an intraday low of $17.54 and an intraday high of $17.995 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $2,448 M and the number of outstanding shares has been calculated to be 13,75,48,680 shares. The 52-week high of Ciena Corporation is $26.5 and the 52-week low is $16.32.
Company has been under the radar of several Street Analysts.Ciena Corporation is Initiated by Drexel Hamilton to Buy. The Rating was issued on Apr 8, 2016.Ciena Corporation is Reiterated by Stifel to Buy while Lowering the Price Target of the company shares to $ 25 from a previous price target of $30 . The Rating was issued on Mar 4, 2016.Ciena Corporation is Reiterated by MKM Partners to Buy while Lowering the Price Target of the company shares to $ 23 from a previous price target of $26 . The Rating was issued on Mar 4, 2016.Ciena Corporation is Initiated by Citigroup to Neutral. The Rating was issued on Jan 27, 2016.
Currently the company Insiders own 1.72% of Ciena Corporation shares according to the proxy statements.In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -2.46%.During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -0.12%.
Ciena Corporation (Ciena) is a provider of communications networking equipment software and services that support the transport switching aggregation and management of voice video and data traffic. The Company operates in four segments: converged packet optical packet networking optical transport and software and services. Its service provider customers include regional national and international wire line and wireless carriers. Its cable operator customers include cable and multiservice operators in the United States and internationally. Its Blue Planet Division provides multi-vendor network management software and service orchestration solutions. Its Blue Planet product portfolio includes software applications including Planet Orchestrate and Planet Operate as well as its software-defined networking (SDN) multilayer wide area network (WAN) controller and its applications V-WAN Agility Matrix and network management solutions.