Gas Natural Inc. (EGAS): Robert B Johnston , director of Gas Natural Inc. purchased 1,194 shares on May 12, 2016. The Insider buying transaction was reported by the company on May 13, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were purchased at $7.10 per share for a total value of $8,477.40 , the company said in a SEC Form 4 Filing.
Other Insider transactions have been reported by the company according to SEC Form 4, on May 13, 2016, Michael R Winter (director) purchased 2,000 shares at $7.13 per share price.On Aug 14, 2015, Robert B Johnston (director) purchased 1,000 shares at $9.23 per share price.
Gas Natural Inc: On Tuesday, May 10, 2016 heightened volatility was witnessed in Gas Natural Inc which led to swings in the share price. The shares opened for trading at $6.83 and hit $7 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $6.97, with a gain of 1.16% or 0.08 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 16,433 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $10.45 and the company has a market cap of $73 M . The 52-week low of the share price is at $6.5.
Gas Natural Inc. is a natural gas company. The Company operates local distribution companies in six states and serves approximately 68000 customers in total. The Company operates through the following segments: Natural Gas Operations Marketing and Production and Corporate and Other. The Company’s Natural Gas Operations segment annually distributes approximately 26 billion cubic feet (Bcf) of natural gas to its customers through regulated utilities operating in Kentucky Maine Montana North Carolina Ohio and Pennsylvania. The Company’s Marketing and Production segment annually markets approximately 1.3 Bcf of natural gas to commercial and industrial customers in Montana Wyoming Ohio and Pennsylvania through the Company’s subsidiaries Energy West Resources Inc. and Gas Natural Resources LLC.