STERIS Corporation (NYSE:STE) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on STERIS Corporation (NYSE:STE), hence the stock is down -3.79% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -0.88% relative to the S&P 500. The stock has risen by 0.39% in the past week indicating that the buyers are active at lower levels, but the stock is down -2.23% in the past 4 weeks.
The company shares have rallied 2.57% from its 1 Year high price. On Dec 30, 2015, the shares registered one year high at $78.77 and the one year low was seen on Aug 24, 2015. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $68.56 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $69.25.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 2.14% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 0.16%.
STERIS Corporation (NYSE:STE): stock turned positive on Friday. Though the stock opened at $68.8, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $69.48 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $68.46 and closed the trading day at $69.16, in the green by 1.42%. The total traded volume for the day was 806,500. The stock had closed at $68.19 in the previous days trading.
In an insider trading activity,The director officer (President & CEO) of Steris Plc, Rosebrough Walter M Jr sold 10,000 shares at $64.27 on February 16, 2016. The Insider selling transaction had a total value worth of $642,700. The Insider information was disclosed with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.