The Middleby Corporation (MIDD) :The total money flow, which is calculated as the dollar value of composite uptick minus downtick trades was negative ($2.75 million) and the uptick to downtick ratio was 0.6. The transaction value on upticks was $4.11 million and on downticks, the transaction value was $6.85 million. The transaction value of block trades during downticks was $0.1 million. The money flow was negative ($0.1 million), indicating the traders were booking profit on the price strength. The Middleby Corporation (MIDD) rose $1.91 at $117.31, during intraday Wednesday , a rise of 1.65% over the previous days close.
The Middleby Corporation (NASDAQ:MIDD): During Wednesdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $116.20 and $115.44 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $118.41. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $118.12, notching a gain of 2.36% for the day. The total traded volume was 340,527 . The stock had closed at $115.40 on the previous day.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 2.31% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 0.45%. In a related news,The director of Middleby Corp, Obrien Gordon sold 10,500 shares at $102.72 on March 17, 2016. The Insider selling transaction had a total value worth of $1,078,560. The Insider information was disclosed with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
The Middleby Corporation is engaged in the design, manufacture and sale of commercial foodservice, food processing equipment and residential kitchen equipment. The Company operates in three segments: the Commercial Foodservice Equipment Group has a portfolio of cooking and warming equipment; the Food Processing Equipment Group offers a portfolio of processing solutions for customers producing pre-cooked meat products and the Residential Kitchen Equipment Group manufactures, sells and distributes kitchen equipment for the residential market. The equipment are used in all types of commercial restaurants and institutional kitchens; food preparation, cooking, baking, chilling and packaging equipment for food processing operations, and kitchen equipment, including ranges, ovens, refrigerators, ventilation and dishwashers used in the residential market. Its brands include Anets, Beech, Blodgett, Britannia, CTX, Cozzini, Danfotech, Drake, Brigade, Jade and TurboChef, among others.