Leaf Group Ltd (NYSE:LFGR) CEO Sean P. Moriarty sold 2,591 shares of Leaf Group stock in a transaction on Tuesday, February 6th. The stock was sold at an average price of $8.50, for a total transaction of $22,023.50. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link.

Sean P. Moriarty also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Monday, January 8th, Sean P. Moriarty sold 3,453 shares of Leaf Group stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $9.17, for a total transaction of $31,664.01.

Leaf Group Ltd (LFGR) opened at $7.45 on Friday. The company has a market cap of $156.11, a price-to-earnings ratio of -4.72 and a beta of 0.76. Leaf Group Ltd has a one year low of $6.35 and a one year high of $10.15.

Leaf Group (NYSE:LFGR) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November 7th. The technology company reported ($0.33) EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.44) by $0.11. The company had revenue of $33.50 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $30.93 million. Leaf Group had a negative net margin of 25.98% and a negative return on equity of 44.59%. Leaf Group’s quarterly revenue was up 19.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted ($0.41) earnings per share. research analysts forecast that Leaf Group Ltd will post -1.53 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Several equities research analysts recently commented on LFGR shares. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Leaf Group from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, November 21st. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Leaf Group from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $8.75 price target on the stock in a research note on Thursday, November 23rd. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. Leaf Group has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $10.04.

Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the business. California State Teachers Retirement System acquired a new position in Leaf Group in the second quarter valued at $164,000. Teachers Advisors LLC acquired a new position in Leaf Group in the second quarter valued at $168,000. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. acquired a new position in Leaf Group in the second quarter valued at $234,000. TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC acquired a new position in Leaf Group in the second quarter valued at $252,000. Finally, Bank of New York Mellon Corp increased its stake in Leaf Group by 308.8% in the second quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 42,587 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $333,000 after purchasing an additional 32,170 shares during the period. Institutional investors own 62.71% of the company’s stock.

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About Leaf Group

Leaf Group Ltd., formerly Demand Media, Inc, is diversified Internet marketplaces and media company. The Company has online media properties and marketplace platforms that enable communities of creators to reach audiences in lifestyle categories. The Company operates an online studio platform for the professional creation and distribution of content, as well as two online artist marketplaces.

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