Ball Corp (BLL): Robert D Strain , Sr. VP BallCorp & Pres. BATC of Ball Corp purchased 200 shares on May 2, 2016. The Insider buying transaction was reported by the company on May 3, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were purchased at $71.36 per share for a total value of $14,272.00 , the company said in a SEC Form 4 Filing.
Other Insider transactions have been reported by the company according to SEC Form 4, on Mar 16, 2016, R David Hoover (director) sold 8,000 shares at $68.46 per share price.On Feb 18, 2016, Robert D Strain (Sr. VP BallCorp & Pres. BATC) sold 1,500 shares at $66.93 per share price.Also, On Nov 12, 2015, Lisa Ann Pauley (SR VP, HR & Administration) sold 8,571 shares at $66.06 per share price.On May 18, 2015, Jeff A Knobel (Vice President & Treasurer) sold 2,332 shares at $73.74 per share price.
Ball Corporation: On Monday, May 2, 2016 heightened volatility was witnessed in Ball Corporation which led to swings in the share price. The shares opened for trading at $71.37 and hit $72.33 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $72.05, with a gain of 0.94% or 0.67 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 24,65,095 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $76.69 and the company has a market cap of $10,212 M . The 52-week low of the share price is at $57.95.
Company has been under the radar of several Street Analysts.Ball Corporation is Upgraded by JP Morgan to Overweight and the brokerage firm has set the Price Target at $79. Earlier the firm had a rating of Neutral on the company shares. The Rating was issued on Mar 31, 2016.
Ball Corporation (Ball) is a supplier of metal packaging to the beverage food personal care and household products industries. The Company operates in four segments. The metal beverage packaging Americas and Asia segment consists of operations in the United States Canada Brazil and the PRC which manufacture aluminum containers used in beverage packaging. . The metal beverage packaging Europe segment consists of operations in Europe which manufacture and sell metal beverage containers. The metal food and household products packaging segment consists of operations in the United States Europe Canada Mexico and Argentina that manufacture and sell metal food aerosol paint general line and extruded aluminum containers decorative specialty containers and aluminum slugs. The aerospace and technologies segment consists of the manufacture and sale of aerospace and other related products and services provided for the defense civil space and commercial space industries.