John Ritota just Sold 15,000 shares of Alpha Pro Tech, Ltd. (NYSEAMERICAN:APT), be careful if you are long!; Botty Investors Has Trimmed By $445,060 Its Apple (AAPL) Holding

After the publishing of a public report filled with Washington-based Security and Exchange Commission; a insider trading trade became apparent. The director of Alpha Pro Tech Ltd, John Ritota; made a trade in the open market by selling 15,000 shares at the average stock price which was $3.3 of the firm having a market value of $50,180 U.S. Dollars. John Ritota now has in hand 55,250 shares of Alpha Pro Tech Ltd.

Botty Investors Llc decreased Apple Inc (AAPL) stake by 37.68% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Botty Investors Llc sold 2,890 shares as Apple Inc (AAPL)’s stock rose 12.78%. The Botty Investors Llc holds 4,779 shares with $737,000 value, down from 7,669 last quarter. Apple Inc now has $891.58 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.24% or $0.41 during the last trading session, reaching $175.71. About 14.89M shares traded. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has risen 62.48% since March 20, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 45.78% the S&P500.

Alpha Pro Tech, Ltd. engages in developing, manufacturing, and marketing a line of disposable protective apparel, building supply products, and infection control products in the United States and internationally. The company has market cap of $47.16 million. The firm operates through three divisions: Building Supply, Disposable Protective Apparel, and Infection Control. It has a 18.54 P/E ratio. The Building Supply segment offers construction weatherization products, such as house wrap, synthetic roof underlayment, and other woven materials.

The stock increased 1.54% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $3.3. About 22,952 shares traded. Alpha Pro Tech, Ltd. (NYSEAMERICAN:APT) has risen 33.33% since March 20, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 16.63% the S&P500.

Since October 3, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 5 selling transactions for $26.38 million activity. $2.42M worth of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) was sold by Riccio Daniel J. on Thursday, October 5. 56,808 shares valued at $8.79 million were sold by SCHILLER PHILIP W on Tuesday, October 3. 63,388 shares valued at $9.78 million were sold by AHRENDTS ANGELA J on Tuesday, October 3.

Among 53 analysts covering Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL), 34 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 18 Hold. Therefore 64% are positive. Apple Inc. had 385 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Wednesday, October 28, the company rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Monday, July 10 by Mizuho. Drexel Hamilton maintained the shares of AAPL in report on Wednesday, July 27 with “Buy” rating. Barclays Capital downgraded it to “Equal-Weight” rating and $11 target in Tuesday, January 24 report. Morgan Stanley maintained Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) on Friday, September 11 with “Buy” rating. The company was maintained on Thursday, April 7 by BTIG Research. Jefferies maintained the shares of AAPL in report on Tuesday, August 11 with “Hold” rating. The stock of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) earned “Neutral” rating by Mizuho on Friday, September 11. The firm earned “Overweight” rating on Wednesday, January 27 by Piper Jaffray. The rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray with “Buy” on Friday, January 12.

Analysts await Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) to report earnings on May, 1. They expect $2.71 EPS, up 29.05% or $0.61 from last year’s $2.1 per share. AAPL’s profit will be $13.75B for 16.21 P/E if the $2.71 EPS becomes a reality. After $3.89 actual EPS reported by Apple Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -30.33% negative EPS growth.