STERIS plc Ordinary Shares (STE) reported quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May-18-2016. The company reported $0.90 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $-0.14. Analysts had a consensus of $1.04. The company posted revenue of $690.30 million in the period, compared to analysts expectations of $702.44 million. The company’s revenue was up 37.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.98 EPS.
STERIS plc Ordinary Shares opened for trading at $71.18 and hit $72.53 on the upside on Monday, eventually ending the session at $72.36, with a gain of 1.69% or 1.2 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 6,84,850 shares. Company has a market cap of $6,216 M.
In a different news, on Feb 18, 2016, Walter M Jr Rosebrough (President & CEO) sold 10,000 shares at $64.27 per share price. According to the SEC, on Nov 10, 2015, Kathleen Bardwell (Sr.V. P. & C.C.O.) sold 2,496 shares at $74.21 per share price. On Nov 10, 2015, Kevin M Mcmullen (director) sold 8,000 shares at $74.42 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.