Thomas Blaser, W. R. Grace & Co. (GRA)’s insider Obtained 5,300 Shares; Infusystems Holdings (NYSEAMERICAN:INFU) Sellers Increased By 77.65% Their Shorts

W R Grace & Co’s Senior VP and CFO, Thomas Blaser, purchased 5,300 shares of stock in the public company. The average price paid by Thomas Blaser was $65.3, for aggregate deal worth of $346,196 US Dollars. This insider investment, was executed on 13-02-2018. It’s free at your disposal at the SEC’s website and can be accessed at this page. This purchase decreased his ownership of the Company to 0.01% market cap or 9,962 shares.

Infusystems Holdings Incorporated (NYSEAMERICAN:INFU) had an increase of 77.65% in short interest. INFU’s SI was 15,100 shares in February as released by FINRA. Its up 77.65% from 8,500 shares previously. With 22,100 avg volume, 1 days are for Infusystems Holdings Incorporated (NYSEAMERICAN:INFU)’s short sellers to cover INFU’s short positions. The stock increased 4.55% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $2.3. About 2,536 shares traded. InfuSystem Holdings Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:INFU) has declined 60.61% since February 14, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 77.31% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.21 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.50, from 0.71 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 21 investors sold W. R. Grace & Co. shares while 70 reduced holdings. 43 funds opened positions while 67 raised stakes. 56.37 million shares or 0.70% less from 56.77 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Deprince Race & Zollo Inc reported 23,620 shares or 0.04% of all its holdings. Moreover, Profund Advsrs Limited Liability Corp has 0.01% invested in W. R. Grace & Co. (NYSE:GRA) for 3,144 shares. Covington Capital Management accumulated 5,250 shares. Moreover, D E Shaw Comm has 0.14% invested in W. R. Grace & Co. (NYSE:GRA) for 1.24M shares. Strs Ohio stated it has 0.03% of its portfolio in W. R. Grace & Co. (NYSE:GRA). Public Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado owns 13,490 shares. Fmr Limited Liability Corp holds 0.03% or 3.94 million shares. Kingdon Mngmt Limited Liability Company holds 0.34% in W. R. Grace & Co. (NYSE:GRA) or 72,940 shares. Financial Bank Of New York Mellon Corp stated it has 382,652 shares. Brown Brothers Harriman &, New York-based fund reported 53,229 shares. Ls Invest Advsr Lc owns 2,871 shares. Caisse De Depot Et Placement Du Quebec accumulated 12,400 shares or 0% of the stock. 11,595 were accumulated by Peak6 Investments L P. Point72 Asset Management L P holds 0.29% in W. R. Grace & Co. (NYSE:GRA) or 905,520 shares. Credit Agricole S A reported 10,771 shares or 0% of all its holdings.

The stock decreased 1.19% or $0.78 during the last trading session, reaching $64.9. About 1.06 million shares traded or 47.24% up from the average. W. R. Grace & Co. (NYSE:GRA) has declined 6.22% since February 14, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 22.92% the S&P500.

W. R. Grace & Co. produces and sells specialty chemicals and materials worldwide. The company has market cap of $4.40 billion. It operates through two divisions, Grace Catalysts Technologies and Grace Materials Technologies. It has a 405.63 P/E ratio. The Grace Catalysts Technologies segment offers fluid catalytic cracking catalysts for the production of transportation fuels, such as gasoline and diesel fuels, and other petroleum products; FCC additives; and hydro processing catalysts used in process reactors to upgrade heavy oils into lighter products.

Among 15 analysts covering W. R. Grace & Co (NYSE:GRA), 10 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. W. R. Grace & Co has $115 highest and $70.0 lowest target. $80.77’s average target is 24.45% above currents $64.9 stock price. W. R. Grace & Co had 30 analyst reports since August 3, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was downgraded by Goldman Sachs to “Buy” on Wednesday, January 27. The rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Monday, January 15 with “Buy”. The firm has “Buy” rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets given on Friday, February 9. Susquehanna initiated W. R. Grace & Co. (NYSE:GRA) rating on Wednesday, April 26. Susquehanna has “” rating and $75 target. The stock of W. R. Grace & Co. (NYSE:GRA) earned “Hold” rating by BB&T Capital on Thursday, December 10. Goldman Sachs downgraded the stock to “Neutral” rating in Monday, March 14 report. As per Wednesday, November 30, the company rating was downgraded by Jefferies. The company was maintained on Thursday, October 26 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The rating was downgraded by Goldman Sachs to “Neutral” on Thursday, June 8. Vertical Research initiated W. R. Grace & Co. (NYSE:GRA) rating on Friday, May 26. Vertical Research has “Buy” rating and $81 target.