Rosetta Stone Inc (NYSE:RST) insider Nicholas C. Gaehde sold 2,500 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, September 11th. The shares were sold at an average price of $20.00, for a total transaction of $50,000.00. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website.

Nicholas C. Gaehde also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Wednesday, July 10th, Nicholas C. Gaehde sold 2,500 shares of Rosetta Stone stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $22.69, for a total transaction of $56,725.00.

RST stock traded up $0.04 during midday trading on Friday, reaching $19.37. 187,209 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 199,705. Rosetta Stone Inc has a 52-week low of $14.43 and a 52-week high of $26.88. The stock has a market cap of $450.17 million, a P/E ratio of -20.39 and a beta of 0.36. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $19.34 and its 200 day moving average is $22.05.

Rosetta Stone (NYSE:RST) last announced its earnings results on Tuesday, August 6th. The software maker reported ($0.12) EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of ($0.27) by $0.15. The business had revenue of $45.94 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $44.50 million. Sell-side analysts anticipate that Rosetta Stone Inc will post -0.6 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

A number of hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in RST. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA increased its holdings in Rosetta Stone by 359.1% during the first quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA now owns 4,132 shares of the software maker’s stock valued at $90,000 after buying an additional 3,232 shares during the last quarter. First Mercantile Trust Co. increased its holdings in Rosetta Stone by 12.5% during the first quarter. First Mercantile Trust Co. now owns 12,486 shares of the software maker’s stock valued at $273,000 after buying an additional 1,389 shares during the last quarter. Spark Investment Management LLC increased its holdings in Rosetta Stone by 714.4% during the first quarter. Spark Investment Management LLC now owns 117,269 shares of the software maker’s stock valued at $2,562,000 after buying an additional 102,869 shares during the last quarter. Martingale Asset Management L P increased its holdings in Rosetta Stone by 57.8% during the first quarter. Martingale Asset Management L P now owns 63,601 shares of the software maker’s stock valued at $1,391,000 after buying an additional 23,301 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Acadian Asset Management LLC increased its holdings in Rosetta Stone by 231.8% during the first quarter. Acadian Asset Management LLC now owns 78,422 shares of the software maker’s stock valued at $1,714,000 after buying an additional 54,788 shares during the last quarter. 87.29% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

A number of brokerages recently weighed in on RST. Barrington Research restated a “buy” rating and set a $29.00 price objective on shares of Rosetta Stone in a research report on Wednesday, August 7th. ValuEngine downgraded shares of Rosetta Stone from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, August 8th. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a buy rating, The stock has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $28.50.

Rosetta Stone Company Profile

Rosetta Stone Inc, together with its subsidiaries, provides technology-based learning products in the United States and internationally. It operates through three segments: Literacy, E&E Language, and Consumer Language. The company develops, markets, and supports a suite of language-learning, literacy, and brain fitness solutions consisting of Web-based software subscriptions, perpetual software products, online and professional services, audio practice products, and mobile applications.

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