W R Grace & Co (GRA): Mark A Shelnitz , VP, GC and Secretary of W R Grace & Co sold 34,810 shares on May 3, 2016. The Insider selling transaction was reported by the company on May 5, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were sold at $76.97 per share for a total value of $2,668,952.25 , the company said in a SEC Form 4 Filing.
Other Insider transactions have been reported by the company according to SEC Form 4, on Dec 16, 2015, Keith N Cole (VP, Govt. Relations and EHS) purchased 3,000 shares at $93.50 per share price.On Aug 18, 2015, Force Andrew Hudson Iii La (Sr. VP and CFO) sold 17,000 shares at $103.72 per share price.Also, On Apr 29, 2015, Mark A Shelnitz (VP, GC and Secretary) sold 42,000 shares at $97.04 per share price.On Mar 10, 2015, Diane H. Gulyas (director) purchased 2,000 shares at $98.28 per share price.
Shares of W. R. Grace & Co (GRA) ended Wednesday, May 4, 2016 session in red amid volatile trading. The shares closed down -0.47 points or -0.61% at $76.31 with 5,55,163 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $76.49, the shares hit an intraday low of $75.96 and an intraday high of $76.97 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $5,383 M and the number of outstanding shares has been calculated to be 7,05,38,445 shares. The 52-week high of W. R. Grace & Co is $84.223063 and the 52-week low is $62.962638.
Company has been under the radar of several Street Analysts.W. R. Grace & Co is Reiterated by Monness Crespi & Hardt to Buy and the brokerage firm has raised the Price Target to $ 86 from a previous price target of $80 .The Rating was issued on Apr 28, 2016.W. R. Grace & Co is Resumed by Credit Suisse to Outperform and the brokerage firm has raised the Price Target to $ 79 from a previous price target of $75 .The Rating was issued on Mar 24, 2016.W. R. Grace & Co is Downgraded by Goldman to Neutral. Earlier the firm had a rating of Buy on the company shares. The Rating was issued on Mar 14, 2016.
W.R. Grace & Co. (Grace) is engaged in the production and sale of specialty chemicals and specialty materials on a global basis. The Company operates in three segments: Grace Catalysts Technologies which includes catalysts and related products and refining petrochemical and other chemical manufacturing technologies; Grace Materials Technologies which includes packaging technologies and engineered materials and Grace Construction Products which includes specialty construction chemicals and specialty building materials. Its brands include Sylojet Syloid Shieldex Sylosiv Sylowhite Durafill Ludox Sylodent Syloblanc Daraclar Trisyl Perkasil Phonosorb Sylobead Cryosiv Safetysorb Poliedge Sylobloc Synthetech Davisil Vydac Modcol Spring Multipacker Reveleris Revealx Graceresolv Visionht Vydac Alltech Alltima Sodasorb Darex Daraform Daraseal Darablend Sincera Celox Apperta and Sistiaga.