Priceline Group Inc. (PCLN): Jeffery H Boyd , Interim CEO & President of Priceline Group Inc. sold 3,000 shares on Jul 1, 2016. The Insider selling transaction was reported by the company on Jul 5, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were sold at $1,264.93 per share for a total value of $3,800,757.25 , the company said in a SEC Form 4 Filing.
Other Insider transactions have been reported by the company according to SEC Form 4, on May 18, 2016, Gillian Tans (President & CEO, Booking.com) sold 131 shares at $1,281.95 per share price.On May 12, 2016, Jeffery H Boyd (Interim CEO & President) sold 166 shares at $1,261.54 per share price.Also, On Mar 18, 2016, Daniel J Finnegan (Chief Financial Officer) sold 5,871 shares at $1,341.93 per share price.On Mar 16, 2016, Peter J Millones (Executive VP, General Counsel) sold 5,871 shares at $1,323.15 per share price.
Priceline Group Inc: On Friday, Jul 1, 2016 heightened volatility was witnessed in Priceline Group Inc which led to swings in the share price. The shares opened for trading at $1249.01 and hit $1275.7 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $1267.37, with a gain of 1.52% or 18.96 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 6,44,221 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $1476.515 and the company has a market cap of $62,911 M . The 52-week low of the share price is at $954.02.
Company has been under the radar of several Street Analysts.Priceline Group Inc is Upgraded by Morgan Stanley to Overweight and the brokerage firm has set the Price Target at $1525. Earlier the firm had a rating of Equal-Weight on the company shares. The Rating was issued on Jun 30, 2016.Priceline Group Inc is Upgraded by Barclays to Overweight and the brokerage firm has raised the Price Target to $ 1500 from a previous price target of $1300 .Earlier the firm had a rating of Equal Weight on the company shares. The Rating was issued on Jun 22, 2016.Priceline Group Inc is Reiterated by The Benchmark Company to Buy while Lowering the Price Target of the company shares to $ 1440 from a previous price target of $1525 . The Rating was issued on May 5, 2016.Priceline Group Inc is Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts to Outperform while Lowering the Price Target of the company shares to $ 1600 from a previous price target of $1700 . The Rating was issued on May 5, 2016.Priceline Group Inc is Reiterated by UBS to Buy while Lowering the Price Target of the company shares to $ 1475 from a previous price target of $1525 . The Rating was issued on May 5, 2016.
The Priceline Group Inc. is a provider of online travel and travel related reservation and search services. The Company through its online travel agent (OTA) services connects consumers wishing to make travel reservations with providers of travel services across the world. The Companys brands include Booking.com KAYAK agoda.com rentalcars.com and OpenTable. The Company offers consumers accommodation reservations including hotels bed and breakfasts hostels apartments vacation rentals and other properties through its Booking.com priceline.com and agoda.com brands. Its priceline.com brand also offers consumers reservations for rental cars airline tickets vacation packages and cruises. The Company offers rental car reservations through its Website rentalcars.com. The Company also provides an online price comparison service from various travel Websites through KAYAK. OpenTable provides its services to consumers and reservation management services to restaurants.