Art's-Way Manufacturing Co., Inc. (ARTW)’s director Ward Mcconnell Paid for 7,382 Shares; GP Strategies (GPX)’s Sentiment Is 1.32

GP Strategies Corporation provides customized training solutions focused on performance improvement initiatives worldwide. The company has market cap of $389.38 million. The firm operates through four business divisions: Learning Solutions, Professional & Technical Services, Sandy Training & Marketing, and Performance Readiness Solutions. It has a 19.5 P/E ratio. The Learning Solutions segment delivers training, curriculum design and development, e-learning, system hosting, and training business process outsourcing and consulting services to electronics and semiconductors, healthcare, software, financial, and other industries, as well as to government agencies; and vocational skills training and human capital management services.

Ward Mcconnell, director of Arts Way Manufacturing Co Inc, in an insider transaction purchased 7,382 shares whose amount is estimated to be $19,344 at average stock price of $2.6. In the last month, he also bought 11,749 shares that are worth $29,061 USD. The regulatory filing shows that Ward Mcconnell now has around 41.64% of the Iowa-based company’s total market cap For additional information of this trade please open the (SEC)’s Form 4 free at your disposal here.

Art's-Way Manufacturing Co., Inc. makes and sells agricultural equipment, specialized modular science buildings, and steel cutting tools. The company has market cap of $10.60 million. The firm operates through three divisions: Agricultural Products, Modular Buildings, and Tools. It currently has negative earnings. The Agricultural Products segment offers specialized farm machineries, including portable and stationary animal feed processing equipment and related attachments; hay and forage equipment; portable grain augers; manure spreaders; sugar beet harvesting equipment; land maintenance equipment; moldboard plows; potato harvesters; reels for combines and swathers; snow and silage blowers; and after-market service parts under the Art's-Way, Miller Pro, Roda, M&W, Badger, and UHC by Art's-Way brands.

The stock decreased 3.81% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $2.55. About 4,054 shares traded. Art's-Way Manufacturing Co., Inc. (NASDAQ:ARTW) has risen 5.35% since February 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 11.35% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.8 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.13, from 0.67 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 2 investors sold Art's-Way Manufacturing Co., Inc. shares while 3 reduced holdings. 1 funds opened positions while 3 raised stakes. 89,527 shares or 3.12% less from 92,407 shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Blackrock holds 0% of its portfolio in Art's-Way Manufacturing Co., Inc. (NASDAQ:ARTW) for 304 shares. Wells Fargo And Mn has 0% invested in Art's-Way Manufacturing Co., Inc. (NASDAQ:ARTW). Shufro Rose And Co Ltd Llc has invested 0.01% in Art's-Way Manufacturing Co., Inc. (NASDAQ:ARTW). Vanguard Group accumulated 10,638 shares. Bancshares Of Mellon Corp holds 0% or 14,518 shares. Asset Advsr reported 10,000 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Morgan Stanley invested 0% in Art's-Way Manufacturing Co., Inc. (NASDAQ:ARTW). Renaissance Techs Limited Liability has 10,900 shares. Royal Bancshares Of Canada holds 0% of its portfolio in Art's-Way Manufacturing Co., Inc. (NASDAQ:ARTW) for 1 shares.

Since February 8, 2018, it had 3 insider purchases, and 0 selling transactions for $77,395 activity. Shares for $24,167 were bought by MCCONNELL MARC H on Thursday, February 8. MCCONNELL J WARD JR bought 11,749 shares worth $29,061.

The stock increased 0.87% or $0.2 during the last trading session, reaching $23.2. About 35,249 shares traded. GP Strategies Corporation (GPX) has risen 8.06% since February 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 8.64% the S&P500.

Analysts await GP Strategies Corporation (NYSE:GPX) to report earnings on February, 27. They expect $0.29 earnings per share, down 27.50% or $0.11 from last year’s $0.4 per share. GPX’s profit will be $4.87 million for 20.00 P/E if the $0.29 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.29 actual earnings per share reported by GP Strategies Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 0.00% EPS growth.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 buys, and 1 sale for $219,864 activity.

Sagard Capital Partners Management Corp holds 66.2% of its portfolio in GP Strategies Corporation for 3.64 million shares. Cove Street Capital Llc owns 999,401 shares or 3.44% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Alphaone Investment Services Llc has 1.75% invested in the company for 213,416 shares. The Oklahoma-based Prescott Group Capital Management L.L.C. has invested 1.58% in the stock. Thomson Horstmann & Bryant Inc, a Connecticut-based fund reported 310,952 shares.