Charles F. Iv Willis Sells 529 Shares of Willis Lease Finance Co. (NASDAQ:WLFC) Stock

Willis Lease Finance Co. (NASDAQ:WLFCGet Free Report) Chairman Charles F. Iv Willis sold 529 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, January 24th. The shares were sold at an average price of $46.66, for a total transaction of $24,683.14. Following the transaction, the chairman now owns 915,164 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $42,701,552.24. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website.

Willis Lease Finance Stock Performance

Shares of WLFC traded down $2.06 during trading hours on Friday, hitting $48.34. The company had a trading volume of 2,560 shares, compared to its average volume of 12,113. Willis Lease Finance Co. has a 12 month low of $37.01 and a 12 month high of $60.70. The firm has a market cap of $307.93 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 7.39 and a beta of 1.05. The business has a fifty day moving average of $47.21 and a 200-day moving average of $44.13. The company has a quick ratio of 0.98, a current ratio of 1.42 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 4.14.

Willis Lease Finance (NASDAQ:WLFCGet Free Report) last released its quarterly earnings results on Friday, November 3rd. The transportation company reported $2.13 EPS for the quarter. Willis Lease Finance had a net margin of 12.02% and a return on equity of 11.37%. The business had revenue of $105.75 million for the quarter.

Wall Street Analyst Weigh In

Separately, StockNews.com raised shares of Willis Lease Finance from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research note on Monday, November 6th.

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Institutional Investors Weigh In On Willis Lease Finance

A number of hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in WLFC. American International Group Inc. acquired a new stake in Willis Lease Finance during the 2nd quarter worth approximately $53,000. Brown Advisory Inc. bought a new stake in Willis Lease Finance during the 3rd quarter valued at $212,000. EA Series Trust bought a new stake in shares of Willis Lease Finance in the 2nd quarter worth $678,000. SkyView Investment Advisors LLC bought a new stake in shares of Willis Lease Finance in the 2nd quarter worth $66,000. Finally, Barclays PLC boosted its holdings in shares of Willis Lease Finance by 293.3% in the 1st quarter. Barclays PLC now owns 1,168 shares of the transportation company’s stock worth $64,000 after buying an additional 871 shares during the last quarter. 84.25% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

About Willis Lease Finance

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Willis Lease Finance Corporation operates as a lessor and servicer of commercial aircraft and aircraft engines worldwide. The company operates through two segments, Leasing and Related Operations, and Spare Parts Sales. The Leasing and Related Operations segment engages in acquiring and leasing commercial aircraft, aircraft engines, and other aircraft equipment, as well as the purchase and resale of commercial aircraft engines and other aircraft equipment, and other related businesses.

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