Datawatch Corp. (NASDAQ:DWCH)’s share price traded up 3% on Thursday . The company traded as high as $5.98 and last traded at $5.90, with a volume of 52,969 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $5.73.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Datawatch Corp. from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, June 21st.

The firm’s market capitalization is $69.26 million. The firm has a 50 day moving average price of $5.29 and a 200 day moving average price of $5.16.

Datawatch Corp. (NASDAQ:DWCH) last issued its earnings results on Wednesday, April 20th. The company reported ($0.14) earnings per share for the quarter, hitting the Zacks’ consensus estimate of ($0.14). The business had revenue of $7.40 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $7.37 million. Equities analysts anticipate that Datawatch Corp. will post ($0.48) earnings per share for the current year.

In other Datawatch Corp. news, Director Randy Seidl bought 10,000 shares of Datawatch Corp. stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, May 31st. The stock was purchased at an average cost of $5.25 per share, for a total transaction of $52,500.00. Following the completion of the acquisition, the director now owns 62,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $325,500. The acquisition was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link. Also, CEO Michael Anthony Morrison sold 9,063 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, May 4th. The stock was sold at an average price of $5.32, for a total transaction of $48,215.16. Following the sale, the chief executive officer now owns 156,598 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $833,101.36. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.

Datawatch Corporation provides visual data discovery software. The Company is engaged in the design, development, marketing, distribution and support of business computer software primarily for the visual data discovery market. Its line of visual data discovery solutions includes Datawatch Desktop, Datawatch Server, Datawatch Modeler, Datawatch Automator, Datawatch RMS and Datawatch Report Manager OnDemand (RMOD).

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