Priceline Group Inc. (PCLN): Gillian Tans , President & COO, Booking.com of Priceline Group Inc. sold 131 shares on Apr 15, 2016. The Insider selling transaction was reported by the company on Apr 19, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were sold at $1,333.67 per share for a total value of $174,710.77 , 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 5, 2016, Jeffery H Boyd (director) sold 3,000 shares at $1,283.12 per share price.On Apr 5, 2016, Gillian Tans (President & COO, Booking.com) sold 161 shares at $1,278.00 per share price.Also, On Mar 18, 2016, Daniel J Finnegan (Chief Financial Officer) sold 5,871 shares at $1,341.93 per share price.On Mar 16, 2016, Peter J Millones (Executive VP, General Counsel) sold 5,871 shares at $1,323.15 per share price.
Priceline Group Inc: On Monday, Apr 18, 2016 heightened volatility was witnessed in Priceline Group Inc which led to swings in the share price. The shares opened for trading at $1328.89 and hit $1369.029 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $1353.37, with a gain of 1.61% or 21.47 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 6,38,857 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $1476.515 and the company has a market cap of $67,150 M . The 52-week low of the share price is at $954.02.
Company has been under the radar of several Street Analysts.Priceline Group Inc is Initiated by Pacific Crest to Sector Weight. The Rating was issued on Mar 31, 2016.Priceline Group Inc is Downgraded by Goldman to Neutral. Earlier the firm had a rating of Buy on the company shares. The Rating was issued on Jan 27, 2016.Priceline Group Inc is Initiated by Wells Fargo to Market Perform. The Rating was issued on Jan 25, 2016.
Currently the company Insiders own 0.41% of Priceline Group Inc shares according to the proxy statements.In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -5.75%.Institutional Investors own 94.49% of Priceline Group Inc shares.During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -16.63%.
The Priceline Group Inc. is a provider of online travel and travel related reservation and search services. The Company through its online travel agent (OTA) services connects consumers wishing to make travel reservations with providers of travel services across the world. The Companys brands include Booking.com KAYAK agoda.com rentalcars.com and OpenTable. The Company offers consumers accommodation reservations including hotels bed and breakfasts hostels apartments vacation rentals and other properties through its Booking.com priceline.com and agoda.com brands. Its priceline.com brand also offers consumers reservations for rental cars airline tickets vacation packages and cruises. The Company offers rental car reservations through its Website rentalcars.com. The Company also provides an online price comparison service from various travel Websites through KAYAK. OpenTable provides its services to consumers and reservation management services to restaurants.