Pluralsight Inc (NASDAQ:PS) insider Nate Walkingshaw sold 662 shares of Pluralsight stock in a transaction on Thursday, August 22nd. The shares were sold at an average price of $15.72, for a total value of $10,406.64. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link.

Nate Walkingshaw also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Monday, August 5th, Nate Walkingshaw sold 3,852 shares of Pluralsight stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $17.58, for a total value of $67,718.16.
  • On Monday, July 22nd, Nate Walkingshaw sold 3,852 shares of Pluralsight stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $29.73, for a total value of $114,519.96.
  • On Monday, July 8th, Nate Walkingshaw sold 3,852 shares of Pluralsight stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $31.12, for a total value of $119,874.24.
  • On Tuesday, July 2nd, Nate Walkingshaw sold 29,579 shares of Pluralsight stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $30.81, for a total value of $911,328.99.
  • On Tuesday, May 28th, Nate Walkingshaw sold 3,852 shares of Pluralsight stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $33.42, for a total value of $128,733.84.

Shares of PS stock traded down $0.45 on Friday, reaching $15.55. 2,457,529 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 3,793,119. Pluralsight Inc has a 12-month low of $15.31 and a 12-month high of $38.37. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.74, a quick ratio of 2.82 and a current ratio of 2.82. The business’s 50 day moving average price is $24.35 and its two-hundred day moving average price is $29.78.

Pluralsight (NASDAQ:PS) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July 31st. The company reported ($0.32) earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.28) by ($0.04). Pluralsight had a negative net margin of 28.32% and a negative return on equity of 47.43%. The business had revenue of $75.90 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $73.87 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted ($0.21) EPS. The business’s quarterly revenue was up 41.6% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, sell-side analysts predict that Pluralsight Inc will post -1.02 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Quantamental Technologies LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Pluralsight in the second quarter worth about $31,000. Parallel Advisors LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Pluralsight in the first quarter worth about $33,000. Daiwa Securities Group Inc. acquired a new position in shares of Pluralsight during the 1st quarter worth about $33,000. Rehmann Capital Advisory Group acquired a new position in shares of Pluralsight during the 1st quarter worth about $34,000. Finally, Icon Wealth Partners LLC acquired a new position in shares of Pluralsight during the 1st quarter worth about $34,000. 74.30% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

A number of analysts have recently commented on the company. SunTrust Banks dropped their price objective on Pluralsight to $27.00 and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a research note on Thursday, August 1st. Citigroup decreased their target price on Pluralsight from $42.00 to $36.00 and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a report on Friday, August 2nd. KeyCorp decreased their target price on Pluralsight from $40.00 to $28.00 and set an “overweight” rating on the stock in a report on Thursday, August 1st. Barrington Research assumed coverage on Pluralsight in a report on Monday, July 22nd. They issued an “outperform” rating and a $40.00 target price on the stock. Finally, Raymond James lowered their price target on Pluralsight from $39.00 to $26.00 and set an “outperform” rating on the stock in a report on Thursday, August 1st. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and ten have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $34.40.

Pluralsight Company Profile

Pluralsight, Inc provides a technology skill development solutions worldwide. Its cloud-based technology skills platform offers a range of tools, including skill and role assessment tool, which uses machine learning and advanced algorithms to measure a user's skills, benchmark that user against others in the industry, and recommend opportunities for growth; and Course Library that include a digital ecosystem of thousands of on-demand courses across a range of technology subject areas, such as cloud, mobile, security, IT, and data.

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