A Director at Nautilus Group is Exercising Options

By Carrie Williams

Today, a Director at Nautilus Group, Carl M. Johnson , exercised options of Nautilus Group (NYSE: NLS) for $29.7K. The options were close to expired and Carl M. Johnson retained stocks.

This recent transaction increases Carl M. Johnson’s holding in the company by 27.72% to a total of $732.5K. In addition to Carl M. Johnson, 2 other NLS executives reported Buy trades in the last month.

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Based on Nautilus Group’s latest earnings report for the quarter ending March 31, the company posted quarterly revenue of $115 million and quarterly net profit of $8.06 million. In comparison, last year the company earned revenue of $113 million and had a net profit of $7.09 million. NLS’s market cap is $479.6M and the company has a P/E ratio of 17.84. Currently, Nautilus Group has an average volume of 334.2K.

Nine different firms, including B.Riley FBR and Craig-Hallum, currently also have a Buy rating on the stock. Based on 5 analyst ratings, the analyst consensus is Moderate Buy with an average price target of $15.40, reflecting a 1.9% upside.

In the last 30 days, insiders have sold $35.76K worth of NLS shares and purchased $59.4K worth of NLS shares. The insider sentiment on Nautilus Group has been neutral according to 35 insider trades in the past three months. This sentiment is slightly lower than the average sentiment of company insiders in this sector.

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Nautilus, Inc. engages in the provision of fitness products. It operates through the Direct and Retail segments. The Direct segment offers products directly to consumers through direct advertising, catalogs and the Internet.