The Insider, Gillian Tans Unloaded 123 Shares of The Priceline Group Inc. (PCLN); FIH MOBILE LTD (FXCNF) Shorts Increased By 1.25%

Company insider, Gillian Tans, President & CEO – Booking.com of Priceline Group Inc unloaded a total of 123 shares of the corporation, based on an avg price of $1850.9 for each one share. This is not her first insider trade, in the last 30 days, she sold another 122 shares worth $235,547 USD. The stock trade by Mr. Gillian – was recorded on February 16, 2018 and made public in a SEC’s Form 4 available here. Gillian Tans presently owns 0.01% of the total market capitalization of the Company.

FIH MOBILE LTD (OTCMKTS:FXCNF) had an increase of 1.25% in short interest. FXCNF’s SI was 1.43M shares in February as released by FINRA. Its up 1.25% from 1.41 million shares previously. With 200 avg volume, 7156 days are for FIH MOBILE LTD (OTCMKTS:FXCNF)’s short sellers to cover FXCNF’s short positions. It closed at $0.263 lastly. It is down 0.00% since February 17, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

FIH Mobile Limited, an investment holding company, provides integrated manufacturing services for the handset industry worldwide. The company has market cap of $2.24 billion. It operates through three divisions: Asia, Europe, and America. It currently has negative earnings. The firm designs, makes, assembles, imports, exports, and distributes handsets, as well as offers repair services.

Since August 15, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 4 selling transactions for $913,734 activity. 122 shares were sold by Tans Gillian, worth $216,299 on Friday, December 15.

Analysts await The Priceline Group Inc. (NASDAQ:PCLN) to report earnings on February, 26. They expect $14.10 EPS, down 0.77% or $0.11 from last year’s $14.21 per share. PCLN’s profit will be $687.65M for 33.42 P/E if the $14.10 EPS becomes a reality. After $35.22 actual EPS reported by The Priceline Group Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -59.97% negative EPS growth.

The Priceline Group Inc. provides online travel and restaurant reservation, and related services. The company has market cap of $91.93 billion. The firm operates Booking.com, which offers online accommodation reservations services; and priceline.com that provides hotel, rental car, airline ticket, and vacation package reservation services. It has a 26.44 P/E ratio. It also operates KAYAK, an online price comparison service that allows clients to search and compare travel itineraries and prices, including airline ticket, accommodation reservation, and rental car reservation information from various travel Websites at once; and agoda.com, an online accommodation reservation service primarily for clients in the Asia-Pacific region.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.03 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.03, from 1.06 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 66 investors sold The Priceline Group Inc. shares while 320 reduced holdings. 93 funds opened positions while 306 raised stakes. 50.07 million shares or 10.39% more from 45.36 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Montag Caldwell holds 3.78% of its portfolio in The Priceline Group Inc. (NASDAQ:PCLN) for 67,011 shares. Alpha Cubed Invs Ltd Company, California-based fund reported 1,597 shares. Principal Financial Group Inc accumulated 83,286 shares. Btim Corp has 10,850 shares. 343,368 are held by Polen Capital Mngmt Limited Liability Co. Hilltop Incorporated holds 0.2% or 358 shares. 352 were accumulated by Bryn Mawr. Ing Groep Nv accumulated 209 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Lansdowne Prns (Uk) Limited Liability Partnership stated it has 0.07% in The Priceline Group Inc. (NASDAQ:PCLN). Lenox Wealth Mgmt Inc holds 53 shares. Texas Permanent School Fund reported 0.32% of its portfolio in The Priceline Group Inc. (NASDAQ:PCLN). Washington Trust Bancorp has 3,116 shares. Gideon Capital owns 0.28% invested in The Priceline Group Inc. (NASDAQ:PCLN) for 158 shares. First Republic Investment Mgmt accumulated 3,270 shares or 0.04% of the stock. Aviva Pcl reported 0.31% stake.

The stock increased 0.79% or $14.75 during the last trading session, reaching $1885. About 559,426 shares traded or 25.53% up from the average. The Priceline Group Inc. (NASDAQ:PCLN) has risen 44.63% since February 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 27.93% the S&P500.