Shares of Whitewave Foods Company (The) (WWAV) Sees Large Outflow of Money

Whitewave Foods Company (The) (WWAV) : The money flow is calculated as the dollar value of composite uptick trades minus the dollar value of downtick trades, which was negative (17.29 million) in Whitewave Foods Company (The) (WWAV). On Tuesday, The value of composite uptick trades was $14.57 million, whereas, the value of composite downtick trades was $31.86 million and the ratio between the two was 0.46, indicating selling on strength. Traders involved in block trades booked profits in their holdings as seen in the transactions on downticks valued at $19.24 million. $3.95 million was the block trade value on upticks. The ratio between the two was clearly in favor of the bears at 0.21. The negative money flow of ($15.29 million) shows selling on strength. Whitewave Foods Company (The) (WWAV) gained $0.24 intraday at $55.48 and registrered 0.43% for the week.


Also, Equity Analysts at the Brokerage Firm, Argus Research, downgrades their rating on the shares of Whitewave Foods Company (The) (NYSE:WWAV). Argus Research has a Sell rating on the shares. Previously, the analysts had a Buy rating on the shares. The rating by the firm was issued on August 24, 2016.

The WhiteWave Foods Company has lost 0.07% in the last five trading days and dropped 0.16% in the last 4 weeks. The WhiteWave Foods Company is up 22.64% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 42.28%.

Whitewave Foods Company (The) (NYSE:WWAV): The stock opened at $55.47 on Tuesday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $55.56 for the day. The stock traded down to $55.31 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $55.36 with a loss of -0.22% for the day. The stock had closed at $55.48 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 1,539,073 shares.

In a related news, Engles Gregg L, director officer (Chairman and CEO) of Whitewave Foods Co, unloaded 25,000 shares at an average price of $40.22 on March 3, 2016. The total amount of the transaction was worth $1,005,500, according to the disclosed information with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.

The WhiteWave Foods Company is a consumer packaged food and beverage company. The Company manufactures, markets, distributes and sells branded plant-based foods and beverages, coffee creamers and beverages, dairy products and organic produce across North America and Europe. Its segments include Americas Foods & Beverages, Americas Fresh Foods and Europe Foods & Beverages. It is engaged in the manufacturing, marketing, distribution and sale of plant-based beverages in China. In North America, it distributes the brands, including Silk and So Delicious plant-based foods and beverages; International Delight and LAND O LAKES coffee creamers and beverages; Horizon Organic dairy products, and Earthbound Farm organic salads, fruits and vegetables. Its plant-based foods and beverages brands in Europe include Alpro and Provamel. It sells its plant-based beverages in China under the Silk ZhiPuMoFang brand. In addition, it also offers the Vega brand, which includes plant-based nutrition products.

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