Blue Buffalo Pet Products (BUFF) : On Tuesday, The money flowed into the Blue Buffalo Pet Products (BUFF) stock with an uptick to downtick ratio was recorded at 1.56. Transactions worth $3.88 million were done on upticks, confirming the buying interest in the stock. The outflow of money on downticks stood at $2.5 million. The total money flow into the stock was $1.39 million. The investors are using every small weakness in the stock to accumulate it, as can be seen in the $0.85 million of block transactions on upticks. The total money flow in block trades was $0.85 million. In terms of price action, Blue Buffalo Pet Products (BUFF) traded down $0.02 during the session at $25.91. Compared to the previous days closing, the stock was down only by -0.08%. For the week, the stock is 1.61%, over previous weeks closing.
The company Insiders own 10.3% of Blue Buffalo Pet Products shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -13.06% . Institutional Investors own 83.68% of Blue Buffalo Pet Products shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -13.06%. In an insider trading activity, The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged that Schmidt Kurt, director officer (Chief Executive Officer) of Blue Buffalo Pet Products, Inc., had unloaded 150,000 shares at an average price of $21.28 in a transaction dated on July 5, 2016. The total value of the transaction was worth $3,192,000.
Shares of Blue Buffalo Pet Products, Inc. rose by 10.46% in the last five trading days and 6.58% for the last 4 weeks. Blue Buffalo Pet Products, Inc. is up 7.85% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 39.44%.
Blue Buffalo Pet Products (NASDAQ:BUFF): stock turned positive on Tuesday. Though the stock opened at $26.11, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $26.6887 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $25.54 and closed the trading day at $26.09, in the green by 0.62%. The total traded volume for the day was 1,119,577. The stock had closed at $25.93 in the previous days trading.
Blue Buffalo Pet Products, Inc. is a pet food company in the United States, selling dog and cat food made with whole meats, fruits and vegetables, and other natural ingredients. The Company has built four product lines under its BLUE brand. The Company develops, produces, markets and sells pet food under its product lines, which include BLUE Life Protection Formula, BLUE Wilderness, BLUE Basics and BLUE Freedom. Each line of pet food includes different product types for dogs and cats, such as dry food, wet food and treats. The Company also produces and sells cat litter products under the BLUE Naturally Fresh line. The Company sells its products in the specialty channels, either directly to retailers or through distributors. The specialty channels include national pet superstore chains, regional pet store chains, neighborhood pet stores, veterinary clinics, farm and feed stores, e-commerce retailers, military outlets and hardware stores.