Whirlpool Corp /de/ (WHR): Marc R Bitzer , PRES & CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER of Whirlpool Corp /de/ sold 4,257 shares on May 2, 2016. The Insider selling transaction was reported by the company on May 4, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were sold at $175.00 per share for a total value of $744,975.00 , the company said in a SEC Form 4 Filing.
Other Insider transactions have been reported by the company according to SEC Form 4, on Feb 19, 2016, Diane M. Dietz (director) purchased 1,000 shares at $139.62 per share price.On Nov 10, 2015, William D Perez (director) purchased 1,000 shares at $154.17 per share price.Also, On Feb 27, 2015, Esther F Berrozpe (EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT) sold 1,796 shares at $212.42 per share price.On Feb 24, 2015, Christopher J Kuehn (VICE PRESIDENT AND CONTROLLER) sold 2,483 shares at $214.19 per share price.
Shares of Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) ended Wednesday, May 4, 2016 session in red amid volatile trading. The shares closed down -1.71 points or -0.97% at $175.18 with 9,60,692 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $175.44, the shares hit an intraday low of $174.01 and an intraday high of $178.06 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $13,308 M and the number of outstanding shares has been calculated to be 7,59,66,856 shares. The 52-week high of Whirlpool Corporation is $193.59 and the 52-week low is $123.6.
Company has been under the radar of several Street Analysts.Whirlpool Corporation is Reiterated by MKM Partners to Buy and the brokerage firm has raised the Price Target to $ 204 from a previous price target of $175 .The Rating was issued on Apr 1, 2016.
Whirlpool Corporation is a manufacturer and marketer of home appliances. The Company manufactures products in 14 countries and markets products in nearly every country around the world under brand names such as Whirlpool KitchenAid Maytag Consul Brastemp Amana Bauknecht Jenn-Air and Indesit. The Company’s reportable segments consist of North America Latin America EMEA (Europe Middle East and Africa) and Asia. The Company manufactures and markets a line of home appliances and related products. Its principal products are laundry appliances refrigerators and freezers cooking appliances dishwashers mixers and other portable household appliances. It also produces hermetic compressors for refrigeration systems.