Us Ecology, Inc. (ECOL): Katina Dorton , director of Us Ecology, Inc. purchased 1,330 shares on Sep 12, 2016. The Insider buying transaction was reported by the company on Sep 14, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were purchased at $44.33 per share for a total value of $58,953.85 , the company said in a SEC Form 4 Filing.
Other Insider transactions have been reported by the company according to SEC Form 4, on Jan 20, 2016, Stephen A Romano (director) sold 4,000 shares at $48.93 per share price.On Aug 19, 2015, Simon G Bell (EVP Operations) sold 1,726 shares at $52.36 per share price.Also, On Aug 18, 2015, Steven D Welling (EVP Sales and Mkt.) sold 7,522 shares at $52.07 per share price.On May 13, 2015, Jeffrey R Feeler (President and CEO) sold 17,511 shares at $46.24 per share price.
US Ecology Inc: On Monday, Sep 12, 2016 heightened volatility was witnessed in US Ecology Inc which led to swings in the share price. The shares opened for trading at $44.16 and hit $44.855 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $44.3, with a gain of 0.23% or 0.1 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 105,195 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $49.39 and the company has a market cap of $965 M . The 52-week low of the share price is at $29.89.
Company has been under the radar of several Street Analysts.US Ecology Inc is Downgraded by Barclays to Underweight while Lowering the Price Target of the company shares to $ 40 from a previous price target of $48 . Earlier the firm had a rating of Equal Weight on the company shares. The Rating was issued on Aug 9, 2016.
US Ecology Inc. (US Ecology) is a North American provider of environmental services to commercial and government entities. The Company operates in two business segments: Environmental Services and Field & Industrial Services. The Environmental Services segment includes all of the legacy US Ecology operations and the legacy EQ treatment and disposal facilities. It provides a range of hazardous material management services including transportation recycling treatment and disposal of hazardous and non-hazardous waste at Company-owned landfill wastewater and other treatment facilities. The Field & Industrial Services segment includes all of the field and industrial service business of the legacy EQ operation. It provides packaging and collection of hazardous waste and total waste management solutions at customer sites and through its 10-day transfer facilities.