West Pharmaceutical Services (NYSE:WST) saw its share price trade relatively negative in the recent trading session. The share price was last updated to $74.64 with a loss of -0.21 points or -0.28%. The net money flow was $5.28 million and the up/down ratio was 1.78. Approximately $12.03 million was the inflow in upticks and $6.75 million was the outflow in downticks. On a weekly measure, the shares have seen a price change of 1.02%.The shares witnessed a block transaction with a net money flow of $5.49 million. The total money in uptick was $5.49 million and in downtick was $0 million with the up/down ratio reaching 0.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 0.63% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 2.39%. The company shares have rallied 26.39% in the past 52 Weeks. On June 9, 2016 The shares registered one year high of $77.71 and one year low was seen on October 2, 2015 at $52.79. The 50-day moving average is $73.54 and the 200 day moving average is recorded at $65.51. S&P 500 has rallied 1.93% during the last 52-weeks.
West Pharmaceutical Services (NYSE:WST): The stock opened at $74.83 on Tuesday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $75.76 for the day. The stock traded down to $74.07 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $74.64 with a loss of -0.28% for the day. The stock had closed at $74.85 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 460,876 shares.
Currently the company Insiders own 5.13% of West Pharmaceutical Services shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -6.67% . Institutional Investors own 92.84% of West Pharmaceutical Services shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -11.37%. On the companys insider trading activities, Malone Daniel, officer (Vice President & Controller) of West Pharmaceutical Services Inc, unloaded 3,950 shares at an average price of $74.95 on June 2, 2016. The total amount of the transaction was worth $296,053, according to the disclosed information with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. is a manufacturer of components and systems for the packaging and delivery of injectable drugs, as well as delivery system components for the pharmaceutical, healthcare and consumer products industries. The Companys products include stoppers and seals for vials, prefillable syringe components and systems, components for intravenous and blood collection systems, safety and administration systems, advanced injection systems, and contract design and manufacturing services. The Companys customers include producers of pharmaceuticals, biologics, medical devices and personal care products. The Companys reportable segments include Pharmaceutical Packaging Systems segment (Packaging Systems) and the Pharmaceutical Delivery Systems segment (Delivery Systems).