Marriott Vacations Worldwide (VAC)’s Insider Michael Yonker Sells 2,636 Shares; Palo Alto Networks (PANW) Has 1.16 Sentiment

Judging by the deal Michael Yonker made he is in the insider trading spotlight today. The Exec. VP & Chief HR Officer of Marriott Vacations Worldwide Corp and an insider, unloaded 2,636 shares worth $377,502 U.S. Dollars. The average price was $143.2 per share. This insider transaction, was conducted on March 5, 2018. It’s at your disposal for a review at the SEC’s website and can be found at this page. And, It’s sure Michael’s sell isn’t going to stay unseen as he presently is having 5,204 shares – ( 0.02% of Marriott Vacations Worldwide Corp’s Market Cap ).

Palo Alto Networks, Inc. provides security platform solutions worldwide. The company has market cap of $16.56 billion. The Company’s platform includes Next-Generation Firewall that delivers application, user, and content visibility and control, as well as protection against network cyber threats; Advanced Endpoint Protection, which prevents cyber-attacks that exploit software vulnerabilities on various fixed, mobile, and virtual endpoints and servers; and Threat Intelligence Cloud, which offers central intelligence capabilities, security for software as a service applications, and automated delivery of preventative measures against cyber-attacks. It currently has negative earnings. The firm provides firewall appliances and software; Panorama, a security management solution for the control of appliances deployed on an end-customerÂ’s network as a virtual or a physical appliance; and Virtual System Upgrades, which are available as extensions to the virtual system capacity that ships with physical appliances.

Marriott Vacations Worldwide Corporation develops, markets, sells, and manages vacation ownership and related products under the Marriott Vacation Club and Grand Residences by Marriott brands. The company has market cap of $3.84 billion. The firm also develops, markets, and sells vacation ownership and related products under The Ritz-Carlton Destination Club brand; and holds right to develop, market, and sell ownership residential products under The Ritz-Carlton Residences brand. It has a 17.69 P/E ratio. It sells points vacation ownership products through Marriott Vacation Club points ownership programs focused in North America and the Asia Pacific; and weeks vacation ownership products.

Since September 6, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 1 insider sale for $187,617 activity. 1,242 shares valued at $187,617 were sold by Yonker Michael E. on Monday, January 29. The insider MARRIOTT J W JR sold 5,962 shares worth $680,729.

The stock decreased 0.96% or $1.4 during the last trading session, reaching $144.69. About 276,345 shares traded or 45.42% up from the average. Marriott Vacations Worldwide Corporation (NYSE:VAC) has risen 95.13% since March 6, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 78.43% the S&P500.

Among 10 analysts covering Marriot Vacations Worldwide (NYSE:VAC), 6 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 60% are positive. Marriot Vacations Worldwide has $160 highest and $66 lowest target. $117.55’s average target is -18.76% below currents $144.69 stock price. Marriot Vacations Worldwide had 27 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Nomura initiated the stock with “Buy” rating in Wednesday, October 25 report. The stock of Marriott Vacations Worldwide Corporation (NYSE:VAC) earned “Buy” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Monday, January 11. The rating was initiated by Buckingham Research on Monday, June 19 with “Buy”. The stock has “Market Outperform” rating by JMP Securities on Tuesday, October 13. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, September 19 by Stifel Nicolaus. The firm has “An Outperform” rating by Credit Suisse given on Friday, February 5. The stock of Marriott Vacations Worldwide Corporation (NYSE:VAC) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, February 1 by Stifel Nicolaus. The stock has “Market Perform” rating by Telsey Advisory Group on Friday, October 14. The stock of Marriott Vacations Worldwide Corporation (NYSE:VAC) earned “Buy” rating by Nomura on Friday, November 3. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Marriott Vacations Worldwide Corporation (NYSE:VAC) on Monday, September 25 with “Buy” rating.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.91 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.26, from 1.17 in 2017Q2. It dropped, as 22 investors sold Marriott Vacations Worldwide Corporation shares while 80 reduced holdings. 36 funds opened positions while 57 raised stakes. 19.41 million shares or 3.96% less from 20.21 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Chicago Equity Llc invested in 62,510 shares. 2,425 were reported by Ferguson Wellman Mgmt. Hsbc Public Ltd Company owns 5,770 shares. Bb&T Corp holds 3,306 shares. Stifel Fincl Corporation invested in 0% or 3,599 shares. Millennium Limited Liability owns 16,409 shares. Hbk Limited Partnership, Texas-based fund reported 19,535 shares. Cantab Partners Ltd Liability Partnership owns 12,955 shares or 0.23% of their US portfolio. Price T Rowe Assoc Inc Md reported 0% in Marriott Vacations Worldwide Corporation (NYSE:VAC). Employees Retirement System Of Ohio reported 13,870 shares stake. Carroll Associates, a North Carolina-based fund reported 45 shares. 21,782 are held by Citigroup Incorporated. Breton Hill Capital reported 1,844 shares. 1 were reported by Spectrum Mgmt Inc. Teacher Retirement Sys Of Texas holds 0% or 1,903 shares.

The stock increased 1.98% or $3.5 during the last trading session, reaching $180.27. About 2.09 million shares traded or 54.39% up from the average. Palo Alto Networks, Inc. (PANW) has declined 16.31% since March 6, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 33.01% the S&P500.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider purchases, and 15 insider sales for $63.89 million activity.